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BEHEMOTH To Support RAMMSTEIN In Poland

Polish black/death kings BEHEMOTH will support German industrial metallers RAMMSTEIN on June 4, 2013 at Impactfest in Warsaw, Poland. Commented BEHEMOTH singer/guitarist Adam "Nergal" Darski: "A few months ago, my friends from DEATHSTARS supported [RAMMSTEIN at their] concert in Ergo Arena [in Poland], [and] I was jealous… Today, on behalf of BEHEMOTH, I may proudly ...

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LUNAR PATH Parts Ways With Bassist

Finnish melodic gothic metal/rock band LUNAR PATH have parted ways with bassist Jesse Mäläskä. Commented the group: "We are sad to inform that our bass player, Jesse Mäläskä, has decided to leave the band. The decision was fully understood by both parts and there was absolutely no drama involved. Jesse grew apart from the band ...

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SPARZANZA: More New Album Details Revealed

Karlstad, Sweden-based metal/rock band SPARZANZA will release its sixth album, "Death Is Certain, Life Is Not", on September 29 via Spinefarm Records. The CD was once again recorded at Leon Music with producer Rikard Löfgren, who helmed the band's previous three CDs and has also worked with such other artists as HELLFUELED, VOMITORY and DEATHSTARS. ...

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SPARZANZA: 'The Fallen Ones' Single Available For Streaming

"The Fallen Ones", the new single from the Karlstad, Sweden-based metal/rock band SPARZANZA, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The song comes off the group's sixth album, "Death Is Certain, Life Is Not", to be released on September 29 via Spinefarm Records. The CD was once again recorded at Leon Music with producer ...

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DEATHSTARS: New Video Interview With WHIPLASHER BERNADOTTE

Austria's Mulatschag TV conducted an interview with vocalist Andreas "Whiplasher Bernadotte" Bergh of Swedish industrial goth metallers DEATHSTARS when the band played at the O2 in Dublin, Ireland on February 27 as the support act for RAMMSTEIN. You can now watch the chat below. "Metal", the latest video from DEATHSTARS, can be seen below. The ...

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DEATHSTARS Singer 'Would Love To Tour With JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE'

Neuweltmusic conducted an interview with vocalist Andreas "Whiplasher Bernadotte" Bergh of Swedish industrial goth metallers DEATHSTARS when the band played at the O2 in Dublin, Ireland on February 27 as the support act for RAMMSTEIN. You can now watch the chat below. "Metal", the latest video from DEATHSTARS, can be seen below. The song is ...

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SPARZANZA Recording New Album

Karlstad, Sweden-based metal/rock band SPARZANZA recently entered the studio to begin recording its sixth album, to be released later in the year via Spinefarm Records. The group states, "Almost all the parts are done except for Fred [Fredrik Weileby], who has some singing left, and after that we will start the mixing session. This time ...

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STEELWING: New Video Interview Posted Online

Mark Taylor of MetalTalk.net conducted an interview with guitarist Robby Rockbag of Swedish metallers STEELWING when the band played at the Camden Underworld in London, England on January 20. You can now watch the chat below. STEELWING's second album, "Zone Of Alienation", was released last month via NoiseArt Records. The CD was helmed by producer ...

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STEELWING: 'Full Speed Ahead!' Video Released

"Full Speed Ahead!", the new video from Swedish metallers STEELWING, can be seen below. The track comes off the band's second album, "Zone Of Alienation", which was released last month via NoiseArt Records. The CD was helmed by producer Rikard Löfgren, who had previously worked with DEATHSTARS, MAMAKIN, ENFORCER and VOMITORY, among others. According to ...

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DEATHSTARS To Support RAMMSTEIN Again

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS will once again support RAMMSTEIN on their upcoming European tour. Commented DEATHSTARS: "We're thrilled to be given the opportunity to join RAMMSTEIN again for the second leg of their tour. The last run was amazing and this one will as well be filled with darkness!" Upcoming DEATHSTARS tour dates: ...

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LUNAR PATH To Release 'Memento Mori' Next Month

Finnish melodic gothic metal/rock band LUNAR PATH will release its debut album, "Memento Mori", on February 1 via Inverse Records. According to a press release, "Memento Mori" is "a concept album about a downward spiral in depression and death, set out to stretch the boundaries of traditional melodic/gothic metal with its dark and brooding atmosphere. ...

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STEELWING: Another New Song Available For Streaming

"Breathless", a brand new song from Swedish metallers STEELWING, can be streamed in the YouTube below. The track comes off the band's second album, "Zone Of Alienation", which is due later this month via NoiseArt Records. The CD was helmed by producer Rikard Löfgren, who had previously worked with DEATHSTARS, MAMAKIN, ENFORCER and VOMITORY, among ...

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SOILWORK: New Album Title Revealed

After a highly successful run of European festivals and select club shows, Swedish melodic metal maestros SOILWORK have started writing music for the follow-up to 2010's "The Panic Broadcast". Commented vocalist Björn "Speed" Strid: "It's been an intense summer and at this point, me and the boys are hibernating in pretty much every corner of ...

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STEELWING: New Song Available For Streaming

"Full Speed Ahead!", a brand new song from Swedish metallers STEELWING, can be streamed in the YouTube below. The track comes off the band's second album, "Zone Of Alienation", which is due in January 2012 via NoiseArt Records. The CD was helmed by producer Rikard Lfgren, who had previously worked with DEATHSTARS, MAMAKIN, ENFORCER and ...

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DEATHSTARS: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From Making Of 'Metal' Video

Behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "Metal", the new video from the Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS, can be seen below. The song is one of two new tracks featured on the group's best-of compilation, "The Greatest Hits On Earth", which was released physically and digitally on November 4 via Nuclear Blast. Both new ...

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STEELWING: 'Zone Of Alienation' Trailer Posted Online

The official trailer for "Zone Of Alienation", the second album from Swedish metallers STEELWING, can be seen below. Due in January 2012 via NoiseArt Records, the CD was helmed by producer Rikard Lfgren, who had previously worked with DEATHSTARS, MAMAKIN, ENFORCER and VOMITORY, among others. Commented STEELWING: "The recording sessions at Leon Music with Rikard ...

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KATAKLYSM's 'Heaven's Venom' Honored At GAMIQ Awards

"Heaven's Venom", the latest album from Canadian extreme metallers KATAKLYSM, was honored in the "Album Of The Year" in the "Metal/Hardcore" category at the Gala Alternatif De La Musique Indpendante Du Qubec (GAMIQ), an awards show that recognizes achievements by Quebec independent artists. The event was held this past Sunday, November 13 at Thtre Plaza ...

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DEATHSTARS: 'Metal' Video Released

"Metal", the new video from the Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS, can be seen below. The song is one of two new tracks featured on the group's upcoming best-of compilation, "The Greatest Hits On Earth", which will be released physically and digitally on November 4 via Nuclear Blast. Both new songs showcase the musical ...

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DEATHSTARS Announces New Drummer

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS has announced the addition of drummer Vice (a.k.a. Oscar Leander of CRESCENDOLLS) to the group's ranks. Commented Vice: "I'm really excited to be a part of DEATHSTARS and I really feel that my drumming complements DEATHSTARS music in a perfect way." Added DEATHSTARS guitarist, songwriter and producer Emil "Nightmare ...

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EX DEO To Enter Studio In November

EX DEO the Ancient Roman-themed arsenal led by KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono will enter the studio in November with producer Jean-Franois Dagenais (KATAKLYSM, MALEVOLENT CREATION, MISERY INDEX, DESPISED ICON) to begin recording its sophomore album, "Caligula", for a summer 2012 release via Austria's Napalm Records. The CD, which will be completed over the winter, will ...

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STEELWING To Release 'Zone Of Alienation' In January

Swedish metallers STEELWING will release their second album, "Zone Of Alienation", in January 2012 via NoiseArt Records. The CD was helmed by producer Rikard Lfgren, who had previously worked with DEATHSTARS, MAMAKIN, ENFORCER and VOMITORY, among others. Commented STEELWING: "The recording sessions at Leon Music with Rikard Lfgren were a blast! Everyone worked really hard ...

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DEATHSTARS Releases New Song Via iTunes

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS will release a new single, "Metal", on October 14 via iTunes. "Metal" is one of two new songs which will be featured on the group's upcoming best-of compilation, "The Greatest Hits On Earth", which will be released physically and digitally on November 4 via Nuclear Blast. Both new songs ...

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DEATHSTARS To Support RAMMSTEIN In Europe

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS will support RAMMSTEIN on the 2011 leg of the German band's "Made In Germany 1995-2011" tour. Commented DEATHSTARS vocalist Andreas "Whiplasher Bernadotte" Bergh: "It's, of course, a fantastic thing to go on tour with a brilliant band like RAMMSTEIN. "We are eager to hit the stages in Europe to ...

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STEELWING: Video Footage, Photos From The Studio

Swedish metallers STEELWING entered Leon Music Studios in Karlstad, Sweden earlier this month to begin recording their sophomore album for an early 2012 release via NoiseArt Records, a division of Rock The Nation. The as-yet-untitled CD is being helmed by Rikard Lfgren, who has previously worked with DEATHSTARS, MAMAKIN, ENFORCER and VOMITORY, among others. Check ...

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STEELWING: More New Album Details Revealed

Swedish metallers STEELWING will enter Leon Music Studios in Karlstad, Sweden later this month to begin recording their sophomore album for an early 2012 release via NoiseArt Records, a division of Rock The Nation. The as-yet-untitled CD will be helmed by Rikard Lfgren, who has previously worked with DEATHSTARS, MAMAKIN, ENFORCER and VOMITORY, among others. ...

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EX DEO: More New Album Details Revealed

EX DEO the Ancient Roman-themed arsenal led by KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono will enter JFD studios in Dallas, Texas and Montreal, Canada in the fall with producer Jean-Franois Dagenais (KATAKLYSM, MALEVOLENT CREATION, MISERY INDEX, DESPISED ICON) to begin recording its sophomore album, "Caligula", for an early 2012 release via Austria's Napalm Records. According to the ...

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SOILWORK Pulls Out Of North American Tour With SYMPHONY X, NEVERMORE

Swedish modern metallers SOILWORK — who were originally scheduled to head out this April and May supporting SYMPHONY X — have regretfully been forced to cancel their participation on this upcoming North American tour. Commented SOILWORK drummer Dirk Verbeuren: "Due to recurring issues with a herniated disc in his lower back requiring a prolonged period ...

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SOILWORK: 'Let This River Flow' Video Released

"Let This River Flow", the new video from Swedish metallers SOILWORK, can be viewed below. The clip was produced by Tommy Jones at the Studio NJ. The song comes off the band's new album, "The Panic Broadcast", which sold around 5,300 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at ...

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