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1349: Pro-Shot Footage Of Entire HELLFEST Performance

Professionally filmed video footage of 1349 entire June 22 performance at Hellfest in Clisson, France can be viewed below. 1349 is finally back with a deadly vengeance. Four long years after the release of the masterpiece "Demonoir", the band will return with a new full-length album this fall. This CD will be released on Indie ...

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Another Scheme of the Wicked - INVERTIA

Black metal and industrial collide in a butt-ugly conundrum where SKINNY PUPPY and GORGOROTH might be found rubbing elbows if such an unholy event provided itself. Dave Coppola and Tim Winson comprise INVERTIA, hurling themselves and any daring listeners into a five-song digital hell where organized religion leaders will be found twirling upon open fire ...

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1349's SEIDEMANN Interviewed By METAL LIFE (Video)

Karila Shannis of Metal Life conducted an interview with bassist Tor Risdal "Seidemann" Stavenes of Norway's masters of blackened sonic evil 1349 on April 5 at the House Of Blues in West Hollywood, California. You can now watch the chat below. 1349 is finally back with a deadly vengeance. Four long years after the release ...

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1349: 'Slaves' Lyric Video Released

Norway's masters of blackened sonic evil 1349 are finally back with a deadly vengeance. Four long years after the release of the masterpiece "Demonoir", the band will return with a new full-length album this fall. This CD will be released on Indie Recordings throughout the world except for North America, where Season Of Mist will ...

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1349 Re-Signs With INDIE RECORDINGS; New Album Due This Fall

Norway's masters of blackened sonic evil 1349 are finally back with a deadly vengeance. Four long years after the release of the masterpiece "Demonoir", the band will return with a new full-length album this fall. This CD will be released on Indie Recordings throughout the world except for North America, where Season Of Mist will ...

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Black and Blood - SOUL REMNANTS

Getting past the goony title of their second full-length album, Boston death and black metallers SOUL REMNANTS put on a hell of a show with "Black and Blood", an album sure to remain planted in the players of death junkies, assuming they can wedge the new CARCASS album out. The band features Tom Preziosi and ...

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STAR & DAGGER: 'Freak Train' Video Released

"Freak Train", the new video from STAR & DAGGER, the blues-rock/metal group made up of good friends Sean Yseult (WHITE ZOMBIE), Dava She Wolf (CYCLE SLUTS FROM HELL), Dave Catching (EAGLES OF DEATH METAL), Gene Trautmann (QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE), and the sublime vocalist Von Hesseling, can be seen below. The clip is made ...

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13 - BLACK SABBATH

Hello, from the top of Billboard! After months of speculation and drama, BLACK SABBATH's "13" is upon us. Happily, it's up to the moment as well as it's up to the pole position of the sales charts. Sure, it carries the dubious dishonor of arriving with only three-fourths of the original lineup following the uncouth ...

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BLOOD CEREMONY To Release 'The Eldritch Dark' In May

In late 2012/early 2013, BLOOD CEREMONY enclosed themselves within a dank, tomb-like chamber to begin preparations for their third album. After a mind-numbing spell in the analogue womb of Toronto's ProGold Studios, the band is now ready to unveil their newest, and most accomplished, musical offering: "The Eldritch Dark". The debut single, "Goodbye Gemini", can ...

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Place of No Pity - RUINS

Tasmanian devils? Cliche. However, it has to be said that this Aussie black-death metal hybrid from Hobart, Tasmania have their style down to such fierce revolutions one can safely assume it's something in the air of their native land. These days, RUINS has expanded beyond the principal duo of Alex Pope (affiliated with a ton ...

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STAR & DAGGER Featuring Ex-WHITE ZOMBIE, CYCLE SLUTS FROM HELL Members: Debut CD Due In July

STAR & DAGGER, the blues-rock/metal group made up of good friends Sean Yseult (WHITE ZOMBIE), Dava She Wolf (CYCLE SLUTS FROM HELL), Dave Catching (EAGLES OF DEATH METAL), Gene Trautmann (QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE), and the sublime vocalist Von Hesseling, will release a full-length album, "Tomorrowland Blues", on July 23 via Cauldron 333, distributed ...

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Straight Out of Hell - HELLOWEEN

Andi Deris has now been fronting the illustrious HELLOWEEN 19 years, can you dig it? Those few still clinging to the archaic opinion that HELLOWEEN died with Michael Kiske ought to wake up by now, because this band has soldiered on as one of the highest caliber metal acts the genre's ever known. Only a ...

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The Living Infinite - SOILWORK

Double albums. In order to justify their being, they'd best be damned special. Otherwise, they're to be held in contempt as cash cow fodder. There are only so many double albums out there worth their salt and if BARONESS turned a few heads last year with "Yellow and Green", this year, SOILWORK just might've one-upped ...

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METALLICA: 2013 'Orion Music + More' Festival Details Revealed

METALLICA, in conjunction with their friends C3 Presents, are pleased to announce the lineup for the 2013 Orion Music + More festival, to be held at Belle Isle in Detroit, Michigan on June 8 and 9. Headliners will include METALLICA, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, RISE AGAINST, DEFTONES and BASSNECTAR, while the festival will also feature ...

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CAULDRON Announces New Drummer

Canadian heavy metallers CAULDRON have announced the addition of drummer Myles Deck to the group's ranks. Myles spent much of his life living and playing in bands in Halifax, Nova Scotia, including blackened thrashers HELLACAUST, as well as fronting a Detroit-style punk rock outfit called MYLES DECK AND THE FUZZ. He replaces CAULDRON's former drummer, ...

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CAULDRON: New Album Title, Cover Artwork Unveiled

Canadian heavy metal trio CAULDRON will release its third full-length album, "Tomorrow's Lost", in October via Earache Records. The CD was recorded in Parkdale, Toronto with producer Jameson Elliott, who also recorded the band's 2010 album, "Burning Fortune". The artwork for the effort was created by Todd Kowalski (SACRIFICE, PROPAGANDHI). Commented CAULDRON vocalist/bassist Jason Decay: ...

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CAULDRON Recording New Album

Canadian heavy metal trio CAULDRON recently entered the studio to begin recording its third full-length album. The follow-up to 2010's "Burning Fortune" is being laid down in Parkdale, Toronto, where the band is once again working with producer Jameson Elliott. The as-yet untitled CD is due to be released later this year on Earache Records. ...

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CASTLE: 'Blacklands' Video Released

"Blacklands", the new video from San Francisco doom-tinged metallers CASTLE, can be seen below. The clip was directed by Jaan Silmberg for Toronto-based Pistoltrixx. "Blacklands" is the title track of CASTLE's sophomore album, which is scheduled for an April 28 European release via Germany's Ván Records. The artwork for the CD, created by Russian artist ...

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KEN MODE Wins 'Metal/Hard Music Album' JUNO Award

KEN MODE was honored in the "Metal/Hard Music Album Of The Year" category at this year's Juno Awards (the Canadian equivalent of the Grammy Awards), which is being held in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada March 26 - April 1. This new category is an award to honor artistic achievement, technical proficiency and overall excellence in the ...

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PAUL DI'ANNO: North American Tour Canceled

Intromental Worldwide, the company which was in charge of booking former IRON MAIDEN singer Paul Di'Anno's summer 2012 North American tour, has released the following statement to BLABBERMOUTH.NET: "It is with deep regret that Intromental Worldwide announces that Paul Di'Anno and his management have decided to cancel the upcoming North American tour already scheduled and ...

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ONWARD Resurrected

Guitarist Toby Knapp has resurrected the power metal band ONWARD with the addition of new members Dean Sternberg (vocals, bass; ex-INTO ETERNITY) and Andy Jones (drums; ex-GODLESS RISING). Sternberg sang at the most recent ONWARD live shows and was featured on Knapp's solo album "Misanthropy Divine", which came out in 2008 via Rock It Up ...

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SIGH: New Song Available For Streaming

Japan's SIGH will release its ninth album, "In Somniphobia", on March 13 via Candlelight Records. According to a press release, the CD is "by far more musically varied" compared to the [band's] last two albums. Put heavy metal, classical music, jazz, Indian traditional music, Stockhausen, and Xenakis into a cauldron of hell and stir it, ...

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