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INOCULA To Enter Studio In March

Chicago-based melodic death metal outfit INOCULA has issued the following update: "As of now, we are closing in on writing the final song to our CD, 'Suntelia Aeon', recording dates are scheduled for March at Karma Studios in Richmond, Virginia and produced by Cory Smoot (GWAR, MUNICIPAL WASTE, MENSREA). We're hoping to pump out 12 ...

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Rise to Dominate - AEON

Every once in a while you put in a CD and moments later your jaw has dropped to the floor and you find yourself uttering things like, "Jesus Christ!" There is something about the disruptive shock to the system that the heavy-as-fuck blast of pure American-style death metal on "Rise to Dominate" from Sweden's AEON ...

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Former MORGANA LEFAY, TAD MOROSE Members Join Forces In DEAD

Former members of Swedish metal bands MORGANA LEFAY, FANTASMAGORIA, BLAZING SKIES, TAD MOROSE, SEXY DEATH and ALTERED AEON have joined forces in a brand new project called DEAD. An official web site, featuring photos, music and video of the group, will be launched shortly. No further information is currently available. ...

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Singapore's ABSENCE OF THE SACRED Releases Promotional EP

Singapore-based death metal band ABSENCE OF THE SACRED has just released a follow-up promotional EP for their upcoming sophomore effort. Simply titled "Promo 2007", it features three blistering tracks of raging death metal with a heavy apocalyptic overtone. The track listing is as follows: 01. United In Acrimony (Rough Mix) 02. Veneration Of The Swine ...

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CYNIC: Pro-Shot Footage Of Norwegian Concert Available

Professionally filmed video footage of CYNIC's June 29, 2007 concert at Hovefestivalen in Arendal, Norway has been posted at the NRK P3 web site (choose "Fredag" [Friday] from the pull-down menu in the upper right-hand corner, then click on "Spill" below CYNIC's name). Remaining CYNIC shows: Jul. 04 - Nachtleben - Frankfurt, Germany ...

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CYNIC: Brand New Concert Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of the reunited CYNIC — whose 1993 album "Focus" is regarded as a landmark release in the field of technical/progressive metal — performing last night (Thursday, June 28) at 013 in Tilburg, Holland has been posted at YouTube: "How Could I": Video "Uroboric Forms": Video Remaining CYNIC shows: ...

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CYNIC: New Concert Photos, Video Footage Available

The reunited CYNIC, whose 1993 album "Focus" is regarded as a landmark release in the field of technical/progressive metal, returned to the U.K. for the first time since 1994 on Monday, June 25. The band performed material from "Focus" along with a cover of MAHAVISHNU ORCHESTRA's "Meeting the Spirits" and a new composition called "Evolutionary ...

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DAN SWANÖ Talks About New NIGHTINGALE Album

CenZu of the Finnish Dan Swanö fan site www.swano.net recently conducted an interview with Dan Swanö (EDGE OF SANITY, NIGHTINGALE, SECOND SKY, BLOODBATH). A couple of excerpts from the question-and-answer session follow: Q: How have you been, you have had a busy year I've understood. Would you care to tell us a little ...

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ABORTED, ILLDISPOSED, PRO-PAIN Confirmed For Germany's ROCKFALLS FESTIVAL

ABORTED, ILLDISPOSED, PRO-PAIN and PUNGENT STENCH are among the confirmed bands for the Rockfalls Festival, set to take place June 29 - July 1 in Würzburg, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ABORTED AEON OF DECAY APOKRYPHA ARAKAIN ATTAX BLACK DEPICTION BLOODFLOWERZ CATARACT CONTRADICTION CRISES DEATHTRAP DEFLORATION HEAVEN SHALL BURN HOLLOW POINT ...

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AEON Finishes Recording New Album

Sweden's AEON recently entered Empire Studio to begin recording the follow-up to 2005's "Bleeding the False" (Unique Leader), due later in the year via Metal Blade Records. The band has since issued the following update: "We are now finished recording our new album and the project has been sent to Dan Swanö at Unisound Studio ...

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AEON In Recording Mode; Video Available

Sweden's AEON has entered Empire Studio to begin recording the follow-up to 2005's "Bleeding the False" (Unique Leader), due later in the year via Metal Blade Records. The CD will be mixed at Unisound Studio by Dan Swanö. A short video clip of the band in the studio recording the new CD has been posted ...

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CYNIC Announces New Touring Guitarist

The reunited CYNIC, whose 1993 album "Focus" is regarded as a landmark release in the field of technical/progressive metal, has announced the addition of Los Angeles native, multi-instrumentalist David "Mavis" Senescu, as the touring guitar player for the band's upcoming shows. CYNIC's Paul Masvidal (guitar, vocals) first met Mavis while touring as a member of ...

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AEON Prepares To Record New Album

Sweden's AEON has issued the following update: "We are now gearing up to hit the studio this weekend to start recording the follow-up to 2005 Unique Leader release 'Bleeding the False'. 12 new songs of pure hatred are about to be put on tape and it feels fucking great. We will be pushing that red ...

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CYNIC Apologizes For MARYLAND DEATHFEST Cancellation

The reunited CYNIC, whose 1993 album "Focus" is regarded as a landmark release in the field of technical/progressive metal, has released a statement to BLABBERMOUTH.NET regarding the cancellation of their appearance at the Maryland Deathfest, which is scheduled to take place May 26-27 at the Sonar in Baltimore, MD. It reads as follows: "To CYNIC ...

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CYNIC Secures New Touring Guitarist

The reunited CYNIC, whose 1993 album "Focus" is regarded as a landmark release in the field of technical/progressive metal, has abandoned plans to utilize the services of AGHORA's Santiago Dobles for its upcoming tour. According to the band, "due to the commitment required for the reunion, it was mutually agreed that another guitar player would ...

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IN AETERNUM Completes Work On New Mini-CD

Swedish death/black metallers IN AETERNUM have completed work on a new mini-CD, entitled "Curse of Devastation", at Abyss Studios with producer Tommy Tägtgren. An early 2007 release via Pulverised Records is expected. According to the band, the new songs are "in the classic IN AETERNUM style . . . The rough solo parts sounds really ...

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IN AETERNUM Splits With AGONIA RECORDS

Swedish death/black metallers IN AETERNUM have parted ways with Agonia Records. The band's official statement on the matter reads as follows: "IN AETERNUM would hereby like to declare that we have decided to leave the record label Agonia Records for good. We had to make this decision to take a step forward, as the label ...

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CYNIC Confirmed For MARYLAND DEATHFEST V

Reunited CYNIC, whose 1993 album "Focus" is regarded as a landmark release in the field of technical/progressive metal, has been confirmed for next year's Maryland Deathfest V, set to take place on May 26-27 at Sonar in Baltimore, MD. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): BIRDFLESH (Sweden) BRUTAL TRUTH (New ...

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PYREXIA, AEON, DECREPIT BIRTH: European Tour Cancelled

The previously announced European tour featuring PYREXIA, AEON, DECREPIT BIRTH, and INHERIT DISEASE has been cancelled. Commented DECREPIT BIRTH guitarist Matt Sotelo in an online posting, "The booking company called off the tour due to the fact that dates were not getting finalized and time was running out. I'm really bummed, we were getting ready... ...

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AEON Frontman Undergoes Surgery

Sweden's AEON has issued the following update: "We are sorry to say that we have to cancel the Höstmörker gig in Sundsvall, Sweden. Tommy [Dahlström, vocals] suffered from an almost broken appendix... and he had to undergo surgery. He is alive and well but he needs to take it easy for two weeks or so." ...

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CYNIC Drummer Comments On Reunion Plans

Drummer Sean Reinert of the long-defunct Florida-based band CYNIC — whose 1993 album "Focus" is regarded as a landmark release in the field of technical/progressive metal — has commented on the group's plans to embark a reunion tour in the spring/summer of 2007, beginning with possible U.S. warm-up performances and culminating in a number of ...

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It's Official: CYNIC To Reunite For European Festival Appearances, Possible U.S. Dates

Long-defunct Florida-based band CYNIC, whose 1993 album "Focus" is regarded as a landmark release in the field of technical/progressive metal, has confirmed plans to embark a reunion tour in the spring/summer of 2007, beginning with possible U.S. warm-up performances and culminating in a number of festival appearances across Europe (as BLABBERMOUTH.NET first reported ...

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PYREXIA To Team Up With DECREPIT BIRTH, AEON For European Tour

East Coast death metallers PYREXIA have been confirmed for a Unique Leader RecordsEuropean tour which is set to take place from January 3 to January 28, supported by DECREPIT BIRTH, AEON, and one more as-yet-undetermined act. Exact cities and dates will be announced soon. PYREXIA's first effort for Unique Leader Records, "Age of the Wicked", ...

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AEON Signs With METAL BLADE RECORDS

Sweden's AEON has inked a multi-album deal with Metal Blade Records. "Metal Blade is the label that we always wanted to be a part of and we are really looking forward to work with them," the band writes on its web site. "We think that they can give us the support we need to evolve ...

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