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VREID, BATTLELORE Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

VREID and BATTLELORE have been confirmed for next year's installment of the Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 13-15, 2009 in Dinkelsbühl, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH AMORPHIS BACKYARD BABIES BATTLELORE BEFORE THE DAWN BENEATH THE MASSACRE BRAINSTORM CALLEJON CATARACT CORVUS CORAX DAGOBA DEADLOCK DEATHSTARS ENTOMBED EPICA ...

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BACKYARD BABIES Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

Swedish sleaze rockers BACKYARD BABIES have been confirmed for next year's installment of the Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 13-15, 2009 in Dinkelsbühl, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH AMORPHIS BACKYARD BABIES BEFORE THE DAWN BENEATH THE MASSACRE BRAINSTORM CALLEJON CATARACT CORVUS CORAX DAGOBA DEADLOCK DEATHSTARS ENTOMBED ...

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DAGOBA, GHOST BRIGADE Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

DAGOBA and GHOST BRIGADE have been confirmed for next year's installment of the Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 13-15, 2009 in Dinkelsbühl, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH AMORPHIS BEFORE THE DAWN BENEATH THE MASSACRE BRAINSTORM CALLEJON CATARACT CORVUS CORAX DAGOBA DEADLOCK DEATHSTARS ENTOMBED EPICA EQUILIBRIUM EVOCATION ...

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GRAVE Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

Swedish death metallers GRAVE have been confirmed for next year's installment of the Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 13-15, 2009 in Dinkelsbühl, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH AMORPHIS BEFORE THE DAWN BENEATH THE MASSACRE BRAINSTORM CALLEJON CATARACT CORVUS CORAX DEADLOCK DEATHSTARS ENTOMBED EPICA EQUILIBRIUM EVOCATION GRAND ...

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HELLFUELED: In Mixing Mode

Sweden's HELLFUELED is currently mixing its fourth album with producer Rikard Löfgren (DEATHSTARS, SPARZANZA) for an early 2009 release. Twelve new songs, including one instrumental, were recorded over a seven-week period at Leon Music studios. Commented the band: "Producer Rikard Löfgren feels totally right for us and we are working as a team on making ...

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PSYCHOPUNCH Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

Västerås, Sweden-based sleaze rock/punk rock 'n' rollers PSYCHOPUNCH have been confirmed for next year's installment of the Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 13-15, 2009 in Dinkelsbühl, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH AMORPHIS BEFORE THE DAWN BENEATH THE MASSACRE BRAINSTORM CALLEJON CATARACT CORVUS CORAX DEADLOCK DEATHSTARS ENTOMBED ...

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VADER Confirmed For German's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

Polish death metal veterans VADER have been confirmed for next year's installment of the Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 13-15, 2009 in Dinkelsbühl, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH AMORPHIS BEFORE THE DAWN BENEATH THE MASSACRE BRAINSTORM CALLEJON CATARACT CORVUS CORAX DEADLOCK DEATHSTARS ENTOMBED EPICA EQUILIBRIUM EVOCATION ...

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SABATON Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

Swedish metallers SABATON have been confirmed for next year's installment of the Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 13-15, 2009 in Dinkelsbühl, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH AMORPHIS BEFORE THE DAWN BENEATH THE MASSACRE BRAINSTORM CALLEJON CATARACT CORVUS CORAX DEADLOCK DEATHSTARS ENTOMBED EPICA EQUILIBRIUM EVOCATION GRAND MAGUS ...

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VOMITORY, WAYLANDER Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

VOMITORY and WAYLANDER have been confirmed for next year's installment of the Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 13-15, 2009 in Dinkelsbühl, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH AMORPHIS BEFORE THE DAWN BENEATH THE MASSACRE BRAINSTORM CALLEJON CATARACT CORVUS CORAX DEADLOCK DEATHSTARS ENTOMBED EPICA EQUILIBRIUM EVOCATION GRAND MAGUS ...

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DEATHSTARS Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS has been confirmed for next year's installment of the Summer Breeze festival, set to take place August 13-15, 2009 in Dinkelsbühl, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH AMORPHIS BEFORE THE DAWN BENEATH THE MASSACRE BRAINSTORM CALLEJON CATARACT CORVUS CORAX DEADLOCK DEATHSTARS ENTOMBED EPICA EQUILIBRIUM ...

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Reactivated SARCASTIC To Play First Show In Four Years

Reactivated Swedish thrash metallers SARCASTIC will return to the live stage on December 20 when they support SABATON as part of the Rockstad festival in Uddevalla, Sweden! This will be SARCASTIC's first performance since 2004 and its first concert with returning guitarist Erik "Beast" Halvorsen (ex-SWORDMASTER, DEATHSTARS) in 11 years! Rockstad festival billing: SABATON SARCASTIC ...

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DEATHSTARS: New Song Posted Online

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS has posted a new song called "Death Dies Hard" on its MySpace page. The track comes off the group's third album, "Night Electric Night", which will be released on January 30, 2009 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD, which was mixed at Toytown studios in Stockholm, Sweden ...

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Former THE CROWN Guitarist Launches LADY MOURNING

Swedish guitarist/producer Marko Tervonen (THE CROWN, ANGEL BLAKE, DOBERMANN) has launched a new project called LADY MOURNING. According to Marko, "The big difference [between this and my other projects] is that this music will be sung by a woman — my wife, to be honest. So all the sad melodramatic doomy songs that will pop ...

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DEATHSTARS: New Album Artwork Unveiled

The cover artwork for "Night Electric Night", the third album from the Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS, can be viewed below. Due on January 30, 2009 via Nuclear Blast Records, the CD was mixed at Toytown studios in Stockholm, Sweden with Stefan Glaumann. Commented guitarist, songwriter and producer Emil "Nightmare Industries" Nödtveidt: "This album ...

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DEATHSTARS: New Album Title, Release Date, Track Listing Revealed

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS will release its third album, "Night Electric Night", on January 30, 2009 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was mixed at Toytown studios in Stockholm, Sweden with Stefan Glaumann. Commented guitarist, songwriter and producer Emil "Nightmare Industries" Nödtveidt: "This album is the very mirror of our last years and ...

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ACEY SLADE To Take Part In 'A Tribute To Grunge'

Acey Slade (ex-TRASHLIGHT VISION, MURDERDOLLS, AMEN) will take part in "Seattle Sound: A Tribute To Grunge," a special concert which will be held on Sunday, October 19 at The Delancey in New York City. East meets West in this New York City grungefest, an homage to the loudest bands of the '90s: NIRVANA, PEARL JAM, ...

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ACEY SLADE Working On EP Of Remixes

Acey Slade (ex-TRASHLIGHT VISION, MURDERDOLLS, AMEN) will release an EP featuring remixes from Skinny Kangur of DEATHSTARS, Piggy D of ROB ZOMBIE, Loopy from HANZEL UND GRETYL and DJ Speedranch. The EP will be a limited release and some of the remixes will be exclusive to this CD. It will also include stickers and a ...

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Reactivated SARCASTIC Rejoined By Ex-DEATHSTARS Guitarist

Reactivated Swedish thrashers SARCASTIC have issued the following update: "We had our first rehersal with our old guitar player and friend Erik 'Beast' Halvorsen (SWORDMASTER, DEATHSTARS) this weekend (September 12). This was the first time since back in 1997. It was a blast and it felt like back in the day! So welcome back to ...

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DEATHSTARS Checks In From Studio

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS has finished recording its third album, "Deathglam", and has begun mixing the effort at Toytown studios in Stockholm, Sweden with Stefan Glaumann. Commented the group: "We are all very excited about the material and feel really proud over what we have achieved. We hope you have patience to wait ...

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DEATHSTARS Begins Mixing New Album

Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS has finished recording its third album, "Deathglam", and has begun mixing the effort at Toytown studios in Stockholm, Sweden with Stefan Glaumann. Songtitles set to appear on the CD include "Night Electric Night", "Chertograd", "Blood Stains Blondes", "Opium" and "Venus In Arms". In a recent interview with Lucem Fero, ...

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Former THE CROWN Members Announce Singer, Band Name

Vocalist Andreas "Whiplasher Bernadotte" Bergh of the Swedish industrial goth metal band DEATHSTARS has joined the new band formed by four former members of the now-defunct Swedish death/thrash act THE CROWN. The new group, dubbed DOBERMANN, is currently recording a collection of tunes which are being described as "pure death/thrash metal." "I'm totally hyped about ...

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