LULLACRY Set European Release Date For 'Crucify My Heart'

Finland's LULLACRY have set March 17 as the continental European release date through Century Media Records for their new album, "Crucify My Heart". A U.S. release date has yet to be announced. "Crucify My Heart" will be released in Finland on Feb. 17 through Spinefarm Records. A single, "Don't Touch The Flame", will precede the ...

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ORODRUIN To Release Debut

U.S. traditional doom metallers ORODRUIN will release their debut album, "Epicurean Mass", in February through Austria's Psychedoomelic Records. Psychedoomelic Records founder Mark Hegedus is known for his long-running publication Psychedelic Fanzine (known among doom enthusiasts as "the doom Bible"). A summer tour to support the album is currently being discussed. In other news, ORODRUIN will ...

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AC/DC: Reissue Update!

More details have been revealed about the forthcoming AC/DC reissues that will kick off the band's new deal with Epic/Sony Music. CDs : The first three waves of CDs are confirmed as follows: February 18th: Back In Black Live High Voltage Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap Highway To Hell March 25th: The Razor's Edge Who ...

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DESTRUCTION To Embark On First-Ever Japanese Tour

German thrashers DESTRUCTION will play their first-ever Japanese shows on May 27-28 at Shibuya Club Quattro in Tokyo. A live album, "Alive Devastation", will be released via King Records in Japan in April/May "as a foretaste for their loyal and faithful Japanese fans, [who have] waited so long for those concerts," according to the band's ...

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H.I.M. Guitarist To Add Family Member

H.I.M. guitarist Mikko Viljami "Linde" Lindström and his girlfriend Manna are expecting their first child in late March/early April. H.I.M.'s new album, tentatively titled "Love Metal", is set to be released in April through Supersonic/G.U.N. Records. The video for the first single off the album, titled "Buried Alive by Love", was shot over the Dec. ...

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KONKHRA: Not Christian Enough!

Danish extreme metallers KONKHRA have posted the following update via their official web site: "Happy new year. We are ready to film the video for 'Warmonger' [off the upcoming 'Reality Check' CD]. The song is about a German soldier freezing to death, and since it's cold as fuck and there's snow, we'll be filming it ...

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COSMOSQUAD Announce Hollywood Gig

L.A.'s COSMOSQUAD, featuring guitarist Jeff Kollman (GLENN HUGHES, $IGN OF 4) and rhythm section Shane Gaalaas and Barry Sparks (ULI JON ROTH, MSG, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN) will be co-headlining "21st Century Schizoid Night! - A Celebration of Guitar, Bass & Drums" at the Sixteen-Fifty www.sixteen-fifty.com in Hollywood CA on January 16 alongside MCGILL-MANRING-STEVENS, featuring Grammy-nominated bassist ...

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