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Metal News for November 8, 2016

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42 news articles posted on this day.


Pit Stories: Some Serious Miscommunication

After the insanity of shroom trips and flaming statues at Crom Fest and a look at all the things that can go wrong at a 1st show, Pit Stories returns this week with something completely different.

We asked Michael Arcane and Stack Manley from 100% true hair metal band Turbo Shokk for his best pit story, and that's when things got a little hairy and lost in translation.

Check out the full exchange below, which is undoubtedly one of the most odd in our never-ending quest for the most insane mosh pit stories from metal history.

Metal Underground (MU): So, onto pits. More...

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Wolvhammer Kicking Off Tour

Wolvhammer is beginning a new tour, kicking off this fifteen-city U.S. trek with Tombs in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, tonight. The tour will swing clockwise through the entire southern half of the country up the West Coast and back, ending in Dayton, Ohio on November 26th.

Immediately following the Tombs tour, Wolvhammer will head back out, joining brethren in Abigail Williams, with Amiensus providing opening support. This run will take both bands to the East Coast U.S. and into Canada with thirteen new dates announced for late November into mid-December.

Wolvhammer continues to write material for a next LP, the follow-up to 2014's Profound Lore-released "Clawing Into Black Sun." The new album is set to strike sometime in 2017. More...

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Sanzu Announces New Shows

Just a few days after a show supporting Lamb Of God in Perth, extreme metal outfit Sanzu is pleased to announce the band will once again depart from the shores of Western Australia to perform an unforgiving unique brand of death metal to fans along the reaches of the east coast and Tasmania.

Joining Sanzu on the "Savage Hunt" around Australia are Sydney's groove-infused death dealers Daemon Pyre and a host of local and interstate talent. Currently announced dates are as follows:

Jan 12th - Sydney - The Factory Floor
Jan 13th - Melbourne - The Tote Hotel
Jan 14th - Launceston (Taz) - Metal Fusion w/ Ne Obliviscaris @ Club 54
Jan 20th - Perth - Jack Rabbit Slim's More...

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Trojans Releasing New Single

Sydney progressive metalcore outfit Trojans will release new single "Dead Eyed Stare" on November 25th, 2016 alongside a music video to also land in the coming weeks.

"Dead Eyed Stare" is a song about depression and the lives of the people who suffer every day with the horrible affliction. The track's lyrics address the sufferer's constant thoughts of suicide and life's monotony - and the will and sheer strength required to beat it.

To celebrate the release of this single, the Trojans lads are launching two shows in NSW: Port Macquarie's Youth Hub gets an all ages show on December 10th and Sydney's Destroy All Lines club MMRS gets a show on December 17th. More...

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Overtures Streams "Repentance"

After more than 20 summer shows including the Gods Of Metal festival and Spaziorock fest, Overtures is setting up some additional Italian shows and a European tour that will be announced soon.

In the meanwhile, Greek label Sleaszy Rider Records just released opening track “Repentance” from Overtures' latest album “Artifacts." Check it out below.

"Artifacts" was mastered at GateStudios Hamburg (Avantasia, Edguy, Kamelot, Rhapsody Of Fire) by Olaf Reitmeier in Wolfsburg, Germany and features artwork by Franziskus Pfleghart. The full track listing is as follows:

01. Repentance
02. Artifacts
03. Gold
04. As Candles We Burn
05. Profiled
06. Unshared Worlds
07. My Refuge (feat. Paolo Campitelli on keyboards)
08. New Dawn, New Dusk
09. Teardrop (feat. Marco Pastorino, Caterina Piccolo on vocals & Paolo Campitelli on keyboards)
10. Angry Animals
11. Savior - Alternative version More...

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Suicide Silence Reschedules U.K. Tour

Southern California group Suicide Silence has announced that upcoming U.K. tour dates originally due to happen later this month have now been rescheduled to March of 2017. Special guests for the shows will be announced in due course.

The band posted this statement online: “UK, due to unforeseen circumstances, we will be moving our shows to spring 2017. All previously purchased tickets will be honoured. We're sorry for the inconvenience and will see you in a few months!"

19th March – Southampton, Engine Rooms
20th March – Manchester, Club Academy
21st March – Glasgow, Garage
22nd March – Birmingham, O2 Academy 2
23rd March – Bristol, Marble Factory
24th March – London, Koko More...

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First Bands Announced For Bloodstock 2017

Bloodstock is thrilled to announce a bumper batch of Ronnie James Dio main stage bands for 2017, including the Friday night headliner, Amon Amarth.

Chief berzerker Johan Hegg declares: "What's up UK! On August 11th 2017, we are invading Bloodstock! It's going to be a fucking awesome party, with immense bloodshed and you better be there!"

Landing the special guest slot on Friday are power metal kingpins Blind Guardian, Bay Area thrash beasts, Testament, and hardcore kings Hatebreed. Also hitting the Ronnie James Dio main stage over the weekend are Tennessee deathcore beasts, Whitechapel, seminal death metallers Possessed, and flying the flag for English heavy metal, Bloodstock favorites, Hell. More...

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Ravencult Streaming Full New Album

This Friday (November 11th), Ravencult will release third full-length (and Metal Blade Records debut), "Force Of Profanation." Check out a full album stream below, and you can pre-order the album right here.

Originating from Athens, Greece, Ravencult was spawned to revive the relentless side of black/thrash metal, bringing forth an unpolished, organic sound to manifest morbid darkness.

1. Tormentor Of Flesh
2. In Macabre Triumph
3. Beneath The Relics Of Old
4. Merciless Reprisal
5. Into Depths
6. Doom Oracle
7. Altar Of Impurity
8. Temple Of The Void More...

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Terrifier Signs With Test Your Metal

Test Your Metal Records is proud to announce the signing of Vancouver, BC thrash group Terrifier for the release of next album "Weapons of Thrash Destruction," set to be released in January of 2017.

This release will be the follow-up to previously unleashed "Metal or Death" EP from 2013 and 2012's "Destroyers of the Faith" album. Test Your Metal founder Grant Truesdell comments:

"Get ready for some of the best thrash metal and virtuoso shredding I've heard in a long time! Terrifier are paving the way for the 'New Wave of Thrash Destruction'. Be prepared for some in your face, balls to the wall thrash metal!!"

1. Reanimator (5:24)
2. Deceiver (5:15)
3. Nuclear Demolisher (4:26)
4. Violent Reprisal (4:17)
5. Skitzoid Embolism (4:08)
6. Drunk as Fuck (4:12)
7. Bestial Tyranny (6:13)
8. Riders of Doom (1:40)
9. Sect of the Serpent (6:44) More...

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All Else Fails Crowd Funding New Album

Canadian group All Else Fails today announces forthcoming album "The Forever Lie." Vocalist Barrett Klesko comments:

"Almost 4 years ago we released a little EP called 'Fucktropolis' that exceeded all our expectations. It’s been a long time following up with a new album, but we finally have the new songs ready to go, and we are about to unleash 'The Forever Lie.' We’re extremely excited about it and can’t wait to let you all in on it!"

After completing the tracking of the album, with mixing to begin soon along and artwork pending, All Else Fails ran into a snag. In order to give fans the best album possible, AEF needs some additional funding. The pre-release date is set for December 2016, with full album release set for late winter / early spring 2017.

In order to complete the production, AEF has started an IndieGoGo campaign here, and in return is offering some great exclusive perks such as an alternate personal CD artwork, along many others. More...

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Shambles Posts Full New Album

Soon to be released on vinyl by Nero One Records, "Realm Of Darkness Shrine" by Thailand's death metal horde Shambles has now come online for advance streaming ahead of the November 15th release date.

1. Rosarium
2. Call from the Further Tomb
3. Breath of the Deathprayer
4. Onward into Chasms
5. Haxanwomb
6. Realm of Darkness Shrine
7. Bitter Abysmal Depths More...

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Alterbeast To Record New Album

Alterbeast is preparing to record the follow-up to 2014's "Immortal" album, with the band issuing this update today:

"We know you're tired of hearing about the election. So we figured now was a good time to let you know we will be entering Sharkbite Studios/Castle Ultimate on the 20th to begin drum tracking for our next record.

"Alex Bent (Battlecross/Arkaik) will be shredding the kit and Zack Ohren (Cattle Decap/Decrepit Birth) will be engineering. Alterbeast will rise from our grave in 2017. See ya soon." More...

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Nailed To Obscurity Unveils "King Delusion"

Nailed To Obscurity's new album "King Delusion" is set to drop through Apostasy in early 2017. The band comments:

"All of you who have been following us during the past couple of months might be wondering when the new album will be out and what’s its title. Here are the answers: 'King Delusion' will be released on February 3rd, 2017 via Apostasy Records.

"We are really proud of this album, which was produced by Victor 'V. Santura' Bullok (Dark Fortress, Triptykon, Secrets of the Moon, Obscura, a.o.). The artwork was done by Argentinian artist Santiago Caruso/ See below for the track-listing and pre-order links! We can’t wait to present further details to you. Stay tuned!"

1. King Delusion
2. Protean
3. Apnoea
4. Deadening
5. Memento
6. Uncage My Sanity
7. Devoid
8. Desolate Ruin More...

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Goatfuneral Posts "Why I Hate The Fruit"

Goatfuneral just released new song "Why I Hate The Fruit," taken off upcoming album "Luzifer Spricht... 10 Years In The Name Of The Goat," which will be released on December 2nd, 2016 via Massacre Records. The full track listing consists of:

CD 1
1. Bastion Lucifer
2. Why I Hate The Fruit
3. Slaves Of The Frostbitten Moon
4. Continuous Fire
5. The Song Of The Dying Ones
6. Goat-fuck-perversion
7. Church Of Genosuicide
8. Scars Of A Nation

CD 2
1. Mission
2. Dyp Ned I En Kald Kammer
3. Inside Corpse Hill
4. Goat-genocide
5. Goatfuneral Says: Fuck You Pleace!
6. Black Earth
7. My Woods-their Graves
8. Luzifer Spricht More...

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Astral Winter Streaming New Song

Astral Winter has a new song streaming below, and the band issued this update about gearing up to release an album:

"Finally, it's time to reveal a song from the upcoming full-length album 'Forest Of Silence.' It's been 3 years since the release of 'Perdition' and 5 years since the release of the debut album 'Winter Enthroned.' I'd describe this as the darkest release yet, taking alot of influience in atmosphere from the acousitc/ambient album 'Perdition.' This is the 1st track on the album, 'Pathway To The Ancient Forest.'"

New album "Forest Of Silence" will drop on November 28th, 2016 and can be pre-ordered here. The track listing is as follows:

01. Pathway To The Ancient Forest
02. When Moonlight Evokes The Frozen Night
03. As I Embrace The Winter Winds
04. Defenders Of The Astral Kingdom (Part II)
05. The Summoning Of Arcane Magic
06. Within The Frozen Streams Of Time
07. The Palace Of The Prophets More...

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Omnium Gatherum Kicks Off Tour With Sonata Arctica

After signing with Century Media, Finnish melodic death metal act Omnium Gatherum kick off U.S tour dates this week supporting Sonata Arctica with special guests Leaves' Eyes. Catch the show on any of these upcoming dates:

11.08.16 Clifton Park, NY - Upstate Concert Hall
11.09.16 Philadelphia, PA - Trocadero
11.10.16 Providence, RI - Firehouse 13
11.11.16 Sayreville, NJ - Starland Ballroom
11.12.16 Hartford, CT - Webster Theatre
11.13.16 Montreal, QC - Club Soda
11.14.16 Ottawa, ON - Mavericks
11.15.16 Quebec, QC - Le Cercle
11.16.16 Kitchener, ON - Dallas
11.17.16 Columbus, OH - Park Street Saloon
11.18.16 Westland, MI - Token Lounge
11.19.16 Pittsburgh, PA - Altar Bar
11.20.16 Cleveland, OH - Agora Ballroom
11.21.16 Milwaukee, WI - The Rave
11.22.16 Minneapolis, MN - Mill City Nights
11.24.16 Regina, SK - The Exchange
11.25.16 Calgary, AB - Dickens
11.26.16 Edmonton, AB - Starlite Room
11.28.16 Vancouver, SC - The Venue
11.29.16 Seattle, WA - El Corazon
11.30.16 Portland, OR - Hawthorne Theatre More...

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GWAR Rigs The Election

GWAR has once again returned to The AV Club to take part in the Undercover Series. This marks GWAR's record-breaking 5th appearance at The AV Club, where for (four) years running your lords and masters won the title of "best cover of the year."

On this particular visit, GWAR gets started with a little bit of "Foreplay" from Boston, before getting political with a take on AC/DC's "If You Want Blood."

Since today is election day, and we are all tired of hearing about it, your lords and masters invited Trump and Clinton to duke it out in person, and we are sure the long suffering American public will be pleased with the outcome!

Following this triumph, GWAR will return to the band's Antarctic Fortress for the winter and work on a new album featuring the Berserker Blothar. More details will be made available soon. Stay tuned Human Scum!

One more thing, don't fret Bohabs! GWAR would not leave you without something special for Record Store Day this year, releasing a limited edition picture disc called "Black Friday" featuring covers of Billy Ocean's "Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car" and "West End Girls" from The Pet Shop Boys. This was Dave Brockie AKA Oderus Urungus' final recording with GWAR. More...

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Infernal Angels Reveals New Album

After three years of wait the 4th Infernal Angels full-length album "Ars Goetia" is ready to be released on January 20th, 2017 via My Kingdom Music.

The cover artwork was crafted by guitarist Apsychos and can be seen below. "Ars Geotia" will also feature guest appearances from Mancan (Ecnephias), Lorenzo Sassi (Frostmoon Eclipse), and Snarl (Black Faith).

1. Amdusias: The Sound Of Hell
2. Vine: Destroyer Of The World
3. Asmoday: The Impure Archangel
4. Purson: Matter And Spirit
5. Bael: The Fire Devour Their Flesh
6. Paimon: The Secret Of Mind
7. Balam: Under Light And Torment
8. Zagan: The Alchemist
9. Belial: The Deceiver
10. Beleth: Lord Of Chaos And Spirals More...

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My Darkest Hate Releases Music Video For New Song

German death metal act My Darkest Hate issued a music video for the new song "You Shall Know Them." The song is the opening track from the band's upcoming fifth studio album "Anger Temple," which drops on November 24th via Massacre Records.

The track listing for the album is:

1. You Shall Know Them
2. My Inner Demons
3. Division Zero
4. Rise and Rise Again
5. Me, the Cure
6. Our Sign Is Victory
7. Awaken from Slumber
8. Master of Lies
9. My Anger, My Temple

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Hoaxbane Releases "Erotic Asphyxiation" Video Clip

German black metal act Hoaxbane issued a new music video for the song "Erotic Asphyxiation." The song appears on the 2015 debut album "Messengers of Change" which is available through Mighty Music.

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Bornholm Issues Lyric Video For New Song

Hungarian black metal act Bornholm will release the new album "Primaeval Pantheons" on December 2nd via Massacre Records. As a taste of the new album, the band released the lyric video for the new song "Runes Of Power," which you can enjoy in the player below.

"Primaeval Pantheons" was recorded, produced and mixed by Viktor "Max" Scheer at Pannonia Studio. Mastering duties were performed by Paul Ericksen.

The track listing for the album is:

1. Eye of Knowledge
2. Atavism
3. Runes of Power
4. Old
5. March of Saturn
6. Iron Crown
7. Seventh Reign
8. Bloodstorm
9. Imperium (Divus Rex) More...

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Enbound Releases "Give Me Light" Video Clip

Swedish melodic metal band Enbound issued a music video for the new song "Give Me Light." The song is lifted the sophomore album "The Blackened Heart," which drops on November 18th in Europe and North America via Inner Wound Recordings.

"The Blackened Heart" was mastered by Jacob Hansen (Amaranthe, Volbeat, Primal Fear) and guests on the album includes Linnéa Wikström (Kamelot, Therion) and Mike LePond (Symphony X).

The track listing as follows:

1. Falling (see lyric video here)
2. Give Me Light
3. Crossroad
4. Get Ready For
5. Feel My Flame
6. Twelve
7. Holy Grail
8. HIO
9. They Don't Really Know
10. Make You So Unreal

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Burning Point Streams New Song "Time Has Come"

Finnish power metal veterans Burning Point is streaming the new song "Time Has Come." the song is taken from the upcoming new album "The Blaze," which is set for release on November 25th via AFM Records. It marks the first release of all-new songs since vocalist Nitte Valo (ex-Battle Beast) joined the band in 2014. Check out "Time Has Come" in the player below.

The track listing is as follows:

1. Master Them All (see lyric video here)
2. Time Has Come
3. Incarnation
4. My Spirit
5. The Lie
6. Dark Winged Angel
7. Chaos Rising
8. Lost In Your Thoughts
9. Things That Drag Me Down
10. The King Is Dead, Long Live The King
11. Metal Queen (Lee Aaron Cover) (Bonus Track)

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Stream Of Passion To Issue DVD, Releases Clip

Dutch symphonic metal act Stream Of Passion with put a cap on a career with the new DVD release "Memento." The DVD was captured at P60 in Amstelveen, Netherlands on September 2, 2016, during its final tour. A clip of the song "A War Of Our Own" can be viewed in the player below. "Memento" is set to drop on November 25th, with pre-orders available at this location.

The band's final performance ever will take place on December 28, 2016 at Tivoli de Helling.

The track list for "Memento" is:

1. Intro
2. Monster
3. A War Of Our Own
4. In The End
5. Collide
6. When You Hurt Me The Most
7. Don’t Let Go
8. Lost
9. Nostalgia
10. Open Your Eyes
11. Delirio
12. Broken
13. Out In The Real World
14. Street Spirit
15. This Endless Night
16. I Have A Right
17. Haunted
18. The Curse

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Like A Storm Release New Single "Pure Evil"

New Zealand hard rock/metal act Like A Storm are returning for the fourth tour of Europe/UK, this time with heavyweights Alter Bridge and support from Volbeat, Gojira and Living Color..

Says bassist Kent Brooks: "From the very first time we came over, we knew that this was a special part of the world to come and play. Rock and Metal are definitely not dead here! People wear their hearts on their sleeves. We’ve never had a bad show here, so we’re very stoked to be back."

Like A Storm is coming back with a brand new single “Pure Evil" (streaming below), which will be accompanied later this month by a video featuring the band playing in the abandoned Methodist Church in the U.S. “We actually filmed in a place considered to be one of America’s most dangerous cities. We had to hire armed police officers as security - that was a different experience, coming from New Zealand!” says Kent. The song itself is a opus, combining metal drumming and riffage with choirs, electronic music, and of course Like A Storm’s trademark didgeridoo. More...

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Mors Principium Est Announces New Album Title

Finnish based melodic death metal act Mors Principium Est announced the the upcoming sixth album will be entitled "Embers of a Dying World." The album artwork - created by Elran Kantor (Testament, Iced Earth, Sodom) - was unveiled and can be viewed below.

More information on the album is imminent, but the band did unveil the release schedule as follows:

Japan: January 25th, 2017
Europe: February 10th, 2017
USA: February 10th, 2017

"Embers of a Dying World" will be available as a CD, Digipak, limited edition gatefold red-black marbled vinyl (500 copies) and digital download. More...

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Bloodstock Announces First Wave Of Bands For 2017

Promoters for Bloodstock announced the a bumper crop of acts to play on the Ronnie James Dio main stage for the 2017 edition of the annual festival, including the Friday night headliner! Bloodstock will be held at Catton Park, Derbyshire on August 10-13, 2017.

Prepare your drinking horns!! Swedish overlords, Amon Amarth will be sailing the Viking longboat on to the Catton Park shore as Friday night’s headline band! Chief berzerker Johan Hegg declares, "What's up UK! On August 11th 2017, we are invading Bloodstock! It's going to be a fucking awesome party, with immense bloodshed and you better be there!"

Landing the special guest slot on Friday are power metal kingpins, Blind Guardian. The set will be a UK exclusive for 2017.

By Area thrash beasts, Testament are set for a Friday slot. The band just issued the crushing nww album, "Brotherhood Of The Snake" a week ago via Nuclear Blast.

Hardcore kings, Hatebreed make a welcome return to Catton Park on Saturday, August 12th.

Also landing a spot on the Ronnie James Dio main stage over the weekend are Tennessee deathcore beasts, Whitechapel, seminal death metallers, Possessed and flying the flag for English heavy metal, Bloodstock favorites....Hell. More...

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Montage Undergoes A "Metamorphosis"

Montage - the five-piece melodic hard rock group from Helsinki - announced the new release "Metamorphosis." The album is set to drop on November 25th via Fastball Music. The style could be described as classic hard rock with a progressive edge. Check out the video clip for the new song "Age of Innocence" in the player below.

"Metamorphosis" features 9 eclectic rock songs with a wide range of influences. The album begins with three upbeat rock anthems: "Age Of Innocence", "Metamorphosis" and "Nature's Child". The band's love for 1970's prog rock can be heard in the following tracks "Black Magic", "Haunted" and "Invisible World", which are followed by two guitar-driven hard rock numbers, "Death Valley" and "Reptiles". The album closes with an atmospheric acoustic song, "Carved In Stone".

Montage was formed in 2011 and released a debut album via Secret Entertainment in May 2014 and supported the album release with several gigs in Finland, Netherlands, Estonia and Russia. In early 2015, vocalist Mikko Heino departed the group and was replaced by Vesa Paavonen. Soon after Vesa joined the group Montage started writing and recording their second full-length album, "Metamorphosis." The recordings of the album took place in July 2015 at Helsinki's Taajuusvarjostin studios and was mixed in the spring of 2016.

The track list for "Metamorphosis" is:

1. Age Of Innocence
2. Metamorphosis
3. Nature's Child
4. Black Magic
5. Haunted
6. Invisible World
7. Death Valley
8. Reptiles
9. Carved In Stone More...

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TraumeR To Release New Album "Avalon"

Brazilian melodic power metal band TraumeR has already gained worldwide recognition with the debut album "The Great Metal Storm" which was released in 2014. Almost 30,000 Fans on Facebook, two popular and professional produced music videos and a Japan release of the new album speak volumes of their international status.

With the new album "Avalon," the five piece demonstrates the ability to create classic power metal songs, which are carried by singer Guilherme Hirose's impressive voice, as well as complex arrangements and a rock production of international standard. Mika Jussila (Stratovarius, Nightwish) from Finnvox studios was responsible for the mastering and created the powerful and impulsive sound that this type of music needs. The album drops on November 11th via Fastball Music.

Especially, epic titles like "Angel Of The Night" or "The Song Of Broken Hearts" are featuring various vocal and guitar anthems and also well arranged solos without being 'overproduced'. Hence, Guilherme's voice and the song compositions themselves get the space they need within the arrangements.

"Avalon" waves the power metal flag uniting all fans of this genre worldwide. The track list for the album is: More...

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Gnaw Their Tongues Details New Album

Just over a year since the Abyss Of Longing Throats full-length was released, Dutch experimental/black metal act Gnaw Their Tongues -- the work of frontman and demon channeler Maurice "Mories" De Jong, also of Aderlating, Cloak Of Altering, De Magia Veterum, among others -- has declared December 9th for release of the band's latest LP, "Hymns For The Broken, Swollen And Silent" via Consouling Sounds. Pre-orders can be made at this location. Check out the new song "Hold High The Banners Of Truth Among The Swollen Dead" in the player below.

"Hymns For The Broken, Swollen And Silent" shows Gnaw Their Tongues at the top of it's game. The band started out as a studio project, but has recently started performing live, and it feels like this carefully found its way into the music. Yet, "oppressive," "bleak," and "claustrophobic" remain the key words when describing the unique output of this drone/noise/black metal infused miscreant of De Jong. The music grabs you by the throat and sucks all the air out of the room. Although it leaves little more than an anaerobe environment, the music itself feels likes it has been breathing and organically growing into this true beast of an album. Fully performed and recorded by Mories at the Bejaarde II, Drachten, the artist also mixing and mastering the album, Hymns For The Broken, Swollen And Silent also features guest vocals on "Our Mouths Ridden With Worms" by Hekte Zaren. More...

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Melted Space Releases "Titania" Video Clip

Following the 2015 Sensory Records release of the debut album, "The Great Lie," France's epic metal opera collective Melted Space has issued special remixed versions of several tracks from the album through a new digital EP entitled "Remix Remodel." The EP is now streaming in the player below. Simultaneously, a video clip for the revamped version of the song "Titania" was launched.

Melted Space is the ambitious venture forged by French composer PierreLe Pape. After the outfit's European tour with Symphony X and Myrath, the live lineup of Melted Space decided to reconstruct and remix several songs with vocal contributions from the live crew from the venture. These three new versions have been collected in "Remix Remodel," with new track versions as remixed by Beau Hill (producer, Europe, Alice Cooper, Ratt) on "No Need To Fear," After Forever's Joost Van Den Broeck for "Lost Souls From The Other Side" and François-Maxime Boutault (producer, Dagoba, others) for "Titania," with mastering handled at Fascination Street Studio by Tony Lindgren.

The video clip for song "Titania" - the remixed version of the track, found on "Remix Remodel" - was directed by Rusty J. Matalou in a German Expressionism style, bringing a new visual dimension to Melted Space, and extending Pierre Le Pape's musical universe to the outfit's fanbase.

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Fistula Streaming New Song "Serial Vapist"

Ohio's pessimists and miserycore veterans from Fistula are streaming a new song entitled "Serial Vapist", taken from the band's brand new album "The Shape of Doom to Cumm )))", out in stores now via Totem Cat Records.

Check out now "Serial Vapist" below.

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Cryptic Realms Debuts "Enraptured By Horror"

Cryptic Realms posts the title track of the forthcoming debut album "Enraptured By Horror", which will be out in stores November 21 via a collaboration of two Mexican labels, Iron Blood & Death Corporation and Death In Pieces Records.

Check out now "Enraptured By Horror" below.

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Mylingar Premieres New Song "Friheten"

Sweden's Mylingar premieres a new song entitled "Friheten", taken from the upcoming new EP "Döda Vägar", which will be out in stores November 20, 2016 via Amor Fati.

Check out now "Friheten" below.

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Evocación Posts Title Track Of Self-Titled Demo

Murcia, Spain's black metal unit Evocación premieres the title track of the band's self-titled demo, which will be released on tape by Caligari Records on November 11.

Check out now "Evocación" below.

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XOTH Premieres Pre-Release Full-Album Stream

Seattle’s XOTH premieres the pre-release full-album stream of the band's upcoming new album "Invasion of the Tentacube", which will be out in stores on November 10, 2016. In support of the new release XOTH will embark on a West Coast tour running the gauntlet from Seattle, WA, to Tijuana, Mexico.

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Okilly Dokilly Premieres New Song & Music Video

Ned Flanders ("The Simpsons") inspired metal band Okilly Dokilly premieres a new song and music video titled "White Wine Spritzer", taken from the upcoming new album "Howdilly Doodilly", which will be released this Friday, November 11th.

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Twelve Foot Ninja Debuts Mini-Horror Film

Twelve Foot Ninja debuts a new mini-horror film for "Sick", taken from the band's latest album "Outlier".

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Iron Reagan Details New Album "Crossover Ministry"

Iron Reagan has posted an informercial spoof previewing material from the band's forthcoming new album "Crossover Ministry", which will be out in stores on February 03rd via Relapse Records. Guitarist Phil Hall (also Municipal Waste) handled the production duties on the album, while Converge‘s Kurt Ballou mixed it.

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Once Human Teases New Song & Video

California's Once Human - featuring ex-Machine Head/Soulfly guitarist Logan Mader - teases a new song and music video for a new song, which will be featured on the new album "Evolution" due out on January 20th via earMusic.

Along with the album teaser the band shares also the cover art (done by Seth Siro Anton of Septic Flesh) and track listing for the effort: More...

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Asphalt Graves (Gwar, Misery Index) Posts New Clip

Death-grind supergroup Asphalt Graves premieres a new music video for "Angst and Praise", taken from the band's new album "The New Primitive", which was released earlier in the year via Vitriol Records.

Asphalt Graves consists of Jason Netherton (Misery Index, ex-Dying Fetus), Adam Faris (ex-War Torn), Brent Purgason (GWAR), and Shannon Lucas (ex-The Black Dahlia Murder).

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Those Who Fear Premieres New Song "Driven"

Those Who Fear premieres a new song entitled "Driven", taken from the upcoming new album "State Of Mind", due out in stores December 09th via Facedown Records. Silent Planet vocalist Garrett Russell guests on the song.

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