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VENGEFUL Recording 22 Songs

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based band VENGEFUL is entering the studio today (Monday, November 15) with producer Chris Donaldson (CRYPTOPSY, THE LAST FELONY, NEURAXIS) to begin recording its third album for an early 2011 release. Songtitles set to appear on the CD include "Delusional", "Malice", "Decay" and "Distant Exit". Commented the band: "After seven years, the vision ...

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BLACKGUARD Parts Ways With Keyboardist, Comments On VICTORY Deal

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based sympho/black/folk/power metallers BLACKGUARD (formerly PROFUGUS MORTIS) have confirmed their new deal with Victory Records. The band states, "At first (and second) glance this might seem like an odd pairing, but Victory is a very hard-working label that we are all 100% behind. The Victory staff has welcomed us with open arms and ...

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BLACKGUARD Signs With VICTORY RECORDS

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based sympho/black/folk/power metallers BLACKGUARD (formerly PROFUGUS MORTIS) have inked a deal with Victory Records. Tentatively due in the spring, the CD was recorded at several different studios, including Chris Donaldson's (CRYPTOPSY) home studio, Badass studios with producer Jef Fortin (ANONYMUS, NEURAXIS, THE LAST FELONY) and Silver Wing studios. BLACKGUARD's debut album, "Profugus Mortis", ...

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DEICIDE: Guitar-Lesson Videos Available

Music lesson web site PlayThisRiff.com is now featuring guitar lesson videos with Kevin Quirion and Steve Asheim of DEICIDE. At PlayThisRiff.com you will find the following lesson videos by DEICIDE: * "Desecration (Part 1)" * "Desecration (Part 2)" * "Early Influences" (Steve Asheim) * "Kevin's Gear" * "Kevin's Practice Tips" * "Till Death ...

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VENGEFUL To Enter Studio In November

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based band VENGEFUL will enter the studio on November 15 with producer Chris Donaldson (CRYPTOPSY, THE LAST FELONY, NEURAXIS) to begin recording its third album for an early 2011 release. Songtitles set to appear on the CD include "Delusional", "Malice", "Decay" and "Distant Exit". Vocalist Marc-André Grenier states, "If everything goes according to ...

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DEICIDE Announces 'God Is Dead' North American Headlining Tour

Florida death metal veterans DEICIDE will embark on the "God Is Dead – To Hell With God Tour" in February/March 2011. The Bloody Disgusting-sponsored trek, which is scheduled to kick off on February 15, will feature support from BELPHEGOR, BLACKGUARD, NEURAXIS and PATHOLOGY. The dates are as follows: Feb. 15 - Atlanta, GA - The ...

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BLACKGUARD Pulls Out Of TROIS-RIVIÈRES METALFEST X; AUGURY Steps In

Due to "touring conflicts," BLACKGUARD has cancelled its previously announced appearance at the Trois-Rivières Metalfest X festival, set to take place October 15-16 in Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada. Replacing them on the bill is AUGURY. The festival billing is now as follows: Friday, October 15: DESPISED ICON MONONC' SERGER & ANONYMUS MISERY INDEX BLINDWITNESS DIVINITY STRIGAMPIRE ...

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NEURAXIS: New Album Title, Release Date Announced

Montreal-based death metallers NEURAXIS have set "Asylon" as the title of their sixth studio album, due in North America on February 15, 2011 via Prosthetic Records. The CD was recorded at Wildsound Studio with producer Chris Donaldson (CRYPTOPSY, THE LAST FELONY, THE AGONIST). A major tour announcement is coming next week, in the meantime; the ...

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BENEATH THE MASSACRE Announces EP Title

Montreal technical death metallers BENEATH THE MASSACRE have set "Marée Noire", as the title of their forthcoming EP, due in North America on September 14 via Prosthetic Records. The follow-up to 2008's "Dystopia" was co-produced by Chris Donaldson, known for his work with CRYPTOPSY, along with BENEATH THE MASSACRE guitarist Chris Bradley and the rest ...

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CANNIBAL CORPSE, DESPISED ICON, MISERY INDEX Confirmed For TROIS-RIVIÈRES METALFEST X

CANNIBAL CORPSE, DESPISED ICON and MISERY INDEX are among the confirmed bands for the Trois-Rivières Metalfest X festival, set to take place October 15-16 in Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Friday, October 15: DESPISED ICON MONONC' SERGE & ANONYMUS MISERY INDEX BLIND WITNESS DIVINITY STRIGAMPIRE UNFALLEN Saturday, October 16: ...

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THE LAST FELONY: New Song Posted Online

"We Are Future Housing Developements For Maggots", a brand new song from Canadian death metallers THE LAST FELONY, is available for streaming on the band's MySpace page. The track comes off the group's sophomore album, "Too Many Humans", which is scheduled for release in North America on August 17 via Lifeforce Records. The ...

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NEURAXIS Preparing To Enter Studio

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based death metallers NEURAXIS will enter Wildsound Studio next week with producer Chris Donaldson (CRYPTOPSY, THE LAST FELONY, THE AGONIST) to begin recording their sixth album. Commented vocalist Alex Leblanc: "The writing is finished. "We decided to add an extra song and I love it. A brutal, in-your-face song that's going to surprise ...

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NEURAXIS To Enter Studio In June

Montreal-based death metallers NEURAXIS will enter Wildsound Studio on June 3 with producer Chris Donaldson (CRYPTOPSY, THE LAST FELONY, THE AGONIST) to begin recording their sixth album for a fall release through Prosthetic Records. Commented vocalist Alex Leblanc: "Chris is an excellent producer. He's been a friend of mine for years, played in some bands ...

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BENEATH THE MASSACRE To Release New EP

Montreal death metal quartet BENEATH THE MASSACRE is currently recording a new EP for a fall release. The band will take part in the European edition of the "Thrash And Burn Tour", which is scheduled to kick off on April 9 in Karlsruhe, Germany. Also scheduled to appear are DYING FETUS, ORIGIN, MAN MUST DIE ...

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AUGURY Parts Ways With Bassist

Montreal progressive death metal act AUGURY gas issued the following update: "After eight years of collaboration, we are sad to announce that we had to part ways with our bass player Dominic 'Forest' Lapointe. We keep in mind his outstanding musical input and volcanic stage presence, and thank him for helping to shape the sound ...

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NEURAXIS Begins Writing New Material

Montreal-based death metallers NEURAXIS have commenced the songwriting process for their new album — the band's first to feature the contributions of the group's latest additions, drummer Olivier Beaudoin and bassist Olivier Pinard. Commented vocalist Alex Leblanc: "[The songwriting is] going extremely well. We are working on three new songs right now, one of which ...

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AUGURY Guitarist Begins Work On New HUMANOID Album

AUGURY guitarist Mathieu Marcotte has issued the following update on his instrumental solo project HUMANOID: I've been working on some new compositions in the last two years, and finally started the pre-production process for the second HUMANOID album. "There's gonna be some cool surprises on this one since i wanna involve more guests and try ...

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KÄLTER: Four New Songs Posted Online

KÄLTER, a melodic death metal band from Québec, Canada, has posted four new songs on its MySpace page. In July 2009, KÄLTER recorded its first full-length album, "Spiritual Angel", at Badass Studio (NEURAXIS, AETERNAM, UNEXPECT, THE LAST FELONY). The CD will include eight new songs, combining melodic and folk riffs with progressive influences, ...

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BRUTAL TRUTH, NEURAXIS Confirmed For MANITOBA METALFEST

BRUTAL TRUTH and NEURAXIS are among the confirmed bands for the ninth edition of the Manitoba Metalfest, set to take place March 24, March 26 and March 27 at The Park Theatre and The Zoo in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Wednesday, March 24 at The Park Theatre (all ages): DAMASCUS MURDER SCENE MEMORIES PUTRESCENCE EYAM Friday, ...

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AETERNAM: 'Disciples Of The Unseen' Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Quebec City, Quebec, Canada-based death metallers AETERNAM will release their debut album, "Disciples Of The Unseen", on February 16, 2010 via Metal Blade Records. The CD was produced by Jef Fortin (NEURAXIS, THE LAST FELONY) and contains "10 tracks of pure intensity, crushing riffs, pounding bass lines and brutal growls paving the way for epic ...

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REVOCATION Films 'Dismantle The Dictator' Video

Boston's REVOCATION teamed up with video director Dave Brodsky (THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, ORIGIN, HATE ETERNAL, MISERY INDEX) to lens the band's first video from their Relapse debut "Existence Is Futile". The clip, for the song "Dismantle The Dictator", was filmed just outside of Boston this past weekend. An international premiere date will be announced ...

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NEURAXIS Announces New Lineup

Montreal-based death/grindcore metallers NEURAXIS have enlisted Olivier Pinard (VENGEFUL) on bass and Olivier Beaudoin (ex-ETERNAL BURDEN, STAREBLIND) on drums for upcoming shows. Commented singer Alex Leblanc: "We started jamming with the two Olis and it's been amazing so far. They are really talented and we can't wait to assault stages with them." Upcoming NEURAXIS dates: ...

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BLOOD TRIBE: 'In Fair Verona' Video Released

"In Fair Verona", the new video from Indiana extreme metallers BLOOD TRIBE, can be viewed below. The song comes off the band's new album, "Re-Pulse", which will be released in December through Dark Harvest Records. The CD will be available for purchase via the Dark Harvest web site/store, major retailers, iTunes, and any fine indie/underground ...

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EXHULT Parts Ways With Singer, Announces Replacement

EXHULT, the Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based band featuring former NEURAXIS bassist Yan Thiel, has issued the following update: "Vocalist Luc Giguère will no longer be handling duties as vocalist for EXHULT. The split is mutual and there are no hard feelings. Luc will be playing the confirmed dates as plan and we wish him the very ...

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THE CATALYST: New Music Posted Online

THE CATALYST, the Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based band featuring Mike Marino (the brother of THE AGONIST's Danny Marino) on bass, has posted several new tracks on its MySpace page. THE CATALYST's debut album, "Origins", was produced by Jef Fortin (ANONYMUS, NEURAXIS) and was mastered by Alan Douches (CHIMAIRA, HATEBREED). it is currently being shopped ...

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REVOCATION: New Track Posted Online

A new track from Boston's REVOCATION, "Anthem Of The Betrayed", is available for streaming on the band's MySpace page. The song comes off the band's second full-length album, "Existence Is Futile", which is scheduled for release on September 29 in North America and October 5 internationally via Relapse Records. The follow-up to "Empire ...

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REVOCATION: Footage From The Studio Posted Online

Boston's REVOCATION has posted the first in a series of brief videos taped during the recording sessions for the band's forthcoming album, "Existence Is Futile". The three-minute clip highlights the drum portion of the sessions and can be viewed below. "Existence Is Futile" is scheduled for release on September 29 in North America and October ...

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REVOCATION: Another New Song Available For Streaming

A new track from Boston's REVOCATION, "Dismantle The Dictator", is available for streaming using the ReverbNation TuneWidget below (click on "Songs" tab). The song comes off the band's second full-length album, "Existence Is Futile", which is scheduled for release on September 29 in North America and October 5 internationally via Relapse Records. The follow-up to ...

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