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HELLFUELED's 'Emission' Lands On Swedish Chart

"Emission Of Sins", the fourth album from Sweden's HELLFUELED, has entered the official chart in the band's home country at position No. 31. "Emission Of Sins" came out on November 27, 2009 via Black Lodge Records. The CD was recorded over a seven-week period at Leon Music studios with producer Rikard Löfgren (DEATHSTARS, SPARZANZA). "Emission ...

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THE CROWN Is Back!

DOBERMANN, the band formed by four former members of the Swedish death/thrash act THE CROWN, has officially changed its name to THE CROWN and has released audio samples of two brand new songs, both of which can be streamed below. THE CROWN 2009 is: * Jonas Stålhammar (GOD MACABRE, MACABRE END, ABHOTH) - Vocals * ...

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CALIBAN Confirmed for Sweden's CLOSE-UP BÅTEN Cruise

German metalcore act CALIBAN is the sixth band confirmed for the Close-Up Båten cruise. For the fourth time, Close-Up Båten will sail from Stockholm, Sweden to Finland on February 25, 2010 and return the following day. Confirmed bands so far: DARK TRANQUILLITY CULT OF LUNA BULLET DEATHSTARS CALIBAN TRIBULATION One more act will be announced ...

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DEATHSTARS: Paris Interview, Performance Footage Available

VerdamMnis.com conducted an interview with the Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS when the group played Paris, France on October 13, 2009. The eight-minute clip, which includes performance footage, can be viewed below. "Night Electric Night", the third album from DEATHSTARS, landed at position No. 51 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which ...

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EX DEO Forced To Cancel Dates On ENSIFERUM Tour

EX DEO, the the Ancient Roman-themed arsenal led by KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono, has pulled out of the ENSIFERUM tour for visa matters beyond the band's control. Commented Maurizio: "Well, the Gods are definitely not smiling on us at the moment. Some confusion happened in the visa departement for a couple guys in our camp ...

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DEATHSTARS: New Video Interview Posted Online

Austria's Mulatschag.TV conducted an interview with the Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS during the band's current European tour. Watch the chat below. "Night Electric Night", the third album from DEATHSTARS, landed at position No. 51 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined ...

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HELLFUELED: Audio Samples Of Entire New Album Available

Sweden's HELLFUELED will release its fourth album, "Emission Of Sins", on November 27, 2009 via Black Lodge Records. The CD was recorded over a seven-week period at Leon Music studios with producer Rikard Löfgren (DEATHSTARS, SPARZANZA). "Emission Of Sins" track listing: 01. Where Angels Die 02. Am I Blind 03. I Am The Crucifix 04. ...

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EX DEO To Film 'In Her Dark Embrace' Video

EX DEO, the Ancient Roman-themed arsenal led by KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono, recently returned from a succesful trek in Europe and is now preparing to take on North America alongside ENSIFERUM, HYPOCRISY and BLACKGUARD. Plans are also underway for the band to film a video for the song "In Her Dark Embrace". The clip will ...

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DEATHSTARS: Munich Footage Available

Video footage of DEATHSTARS' October 16, 2009 performance in Munich, Germany can be viewed below (courtesy of "eblinternational"). "Night Electric Night", the third album from DEATHSTARS, landed at position No. 51 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have never ...

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EX DEO: First Performance Footage Posted Online

Video footage of EX DEO — the band led by KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono — performing at the Hirsch in Nürnberg, Germany on September 14, 2009 as part of the Paganfest Europe tour with KORPIKLAANI, DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER, UNLEASHED, ALESTORM and SWASHBUCKLE can be viewed below (courtesy of "Breathtodominate"). "Romulus", the debut album from EX ...

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DARZAMAT: New Album To Be Streamed In Its Entirety

"Solfernus' Path", the fifth full-length studio album from Polish dark metallers DARZAMAT, will be streamed in its entirety on HeavyLaw.com for a 24-hour period beginning on Friday, September 4. "Solfernus' Path" was released on August 28 in Europe via Massacre Records and in Japan through Spiritual Beast Records. The CD was recorded in ...

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DARZAMAT: New Song Posted Online

Polish dark metallers DARZAMAT are streaming a brand new track, "Chimera", on their MySpace page. The song comes off the band's fifth full-length studio album, "Solfernus' Path", which is scheduled for release on August 28 in Europe via Massacre Records and in Japan through Spiritual Beast Records. The CD was recorded in Poland ...

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DEATHSTARS: Video Interview With SKINNY Available

Germany's Hurricane Rock radio station recently conducted an interview with bassist Jonas Kangur (a.k.a. Skinny Disco) of the Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS. Watch the 10-minute chat below. "Night Electric Night", the third album from DEATHSTARS, sold around 900 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. ...

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DARZAMAT: 'Solfernus' Path' Trailer Available

A short trailer for "Solfernus' Path", the fifth album from the Polish "dark metal" band DARZAMAT, can be viewed below. Due on August 28 via Germany's Massacre Records (in Japan, the LP will be released by Spiritual Beast), the CD was recorded in Poland under the supervision of Jaroslaw Toifl, with whom the band had ...

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DOBERMANN Featuring Ex-THE CROWN Members: First Audio Sample Released

An audio sample from DOBERMANN, the new band formed by four former members of the now-defunct Swedish death/thrash act THE CROWN, is available for streaming at this location. DOBERMANN recently parted with vocalist Andreas "Whiplasher Bernadotte" Bergh of the Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS. DOBERMANN has already enlisted an as-yet-undisclosed replacement singer ...

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DEATHSTARS To Tour Australia In September

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS will tour Australia for the first time in September. Confirmed dates are as follows: Sep. 24 - Sydney - Manning Bar Sep. 25 - Brisbane - Club 299 Sep. 26 - Melbourne - The Corner Hotel Sep. 27 - Perth - Capitol Tickets go on sale on Thursday, July ...

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DOBERMANN: Former THE CROWN Members Split With DEATHSTARS Singer

Vocalist Andreas "Whiplasher Bernadotte" Bergh of the Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS has parted ways with the new band formed by four former members of the now-defunct Swedish death/thrash act THE CROWN. The new group, dubbed DOBERMANN, has already enlisted an as-yet-undisclosed replacement singer and is currently recording a collection of tunes which are ...

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EX DEO Announces Touring Bassist

EX DEO — the band led by KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono — has enlisted bassist Dano Apekian from Montreal, Quebec's melodic death metal outfit ASHES OF EDEN. Commented Maurizio: "We knew that Francois Mongrain (MARTYR) couldn't make it on some tours with EX DEO even before we asked him to perform on [EX DEO's debut] ...

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DARZAMAT Signs With MASSACRE RECORDS

Polish "dark metal" band DARZAMAT has inked a worldwide deal with Germany's Massacre Records. The group's fifth album, "Solfernus' Path", is scheduled for release on August 28 (in Japan, the LP will be released by Spiritual Beast). Commented vocalist Flauros: "We are more then happy to announce that we have signed a new record deal ...

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