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Expiation - SYNAPSES

Lots of tech-death bands are out there these days; trying to dazzle, brutalize, and sometimes lull us into a deep sleep from all that blurring 'n whirring. Fortunately, "Expiation" from Italy's SYNAPSES is in no danger of being reviewed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration prior to stocking on the pharmacy shelves next to ...

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BILOCATE: New Album Artwork, Release Date Revealed

Jordanian dark oriental metallers BILOCATE will release their new album, "Summoning The Bygones", on June 11 via Code666 Records (Aural Music). The artwork was designed by by Matthew Vickerstaff of U.K.'s Darkwave Art (MY DYING BRIDE, DEICIDE, MORBID ANGEL, CRADLE OF FILTH, DECAPITATED, HATE ETERNAL). The CD was mixed and mastered at Fascination Street Studio ...

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DECAPITATED: 'Homo Sum' Video Released

"Homo Sum", the new video from Polish extreme metal veterans DECAPITATED, can be seen below. Commented DECAPITATED guitarist Waclaw "Vogg" Kieltyka: "Our new video for 'Homo Sum' is totally different than the previous one and really simple, but with the same energy! Check this out!" Added vocalist Rafal "Rasta" Piotrowski: "It was great to record ...

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KREATOR: Official 'Phantom Antichrist' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for "Phantom Antichrist", the new single from German thrash metal veterans KREATOR, can be seen below. The song was released April 20 on seven-inch colored vinyl and as a digital download via iTunes, Amazon and various other digital music providers. The release also includes the exclusive IRON MAIDEN cover "The Number ...

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KREATOR: 'Phantom Antichrist' Video To Debut In Early May

"Phantom Antichrist", the new video from German thrash metal veterans KREATOR, will make its online debut on May 3. The clip was helmed by Poland's Grupa 13, which has previously worked with BEHEMOTH, ELUVEITIE, SONATA ARCTICA and DECAPITATED, among others. Commented KREATOR guitarist/vocalist Miland "Mille" Petrozza: "The clips produced by Grupa 13 are groundbreaking visual ...

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KREATOR: Snippet Of New Song Available For Streaming

A short snippet of "Phantom Antichrist", the title track of the new album from German thrash metal veterans KREATOR, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track will be released April 20 on seven-inch colored vinyl (already sold out) and as a digital download via iTunes, Amazon and various other digital music providers. ...

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KREATOR: 'Phantom Antichrist' Formats Revealed

German thrash metal veterans KREATOR will release their new album, "Phantom Antichrist", on June 1 in Europe and June 5 in North America via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded at Fascination Street Studios in Örebro, Sweden with renowned producer Jens Bogren (OPETH, KATATONIA, SOILWORK, DEVIN TOWNSEND, AMON AMARTH). The cover artwork for the ...

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KREATOR: 'Phantom Antichrist' Track Listing Revealed

German thrash metal veterans KREATOR will release their new album, "Phantom Antichrist", on June 1 in Europe and June 5 in North America via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded at Fascination Street Studios in Örebro, Sweden with renowned producer Jens Bogren (OPETH, KATATONIA, SOILWORK, DEVIN TOWNSEND, AMON AMARTH). The cover artwork for the ...

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DEAD BEYOND BURIED: 'The Dark Era' Trailer Released

U.K. death/extreme metallers DEAD BEYOND BURIED have have completed work on their third album entitled, "The Dark Era", to be released later in the year. The CD was recorded, mixed and mastered at Hertz Studio in Bialystok, Poland with the Weislawscy Brothers (VADER, BEHEMOTH, DECAPITATED, HATE). DEAD BEYOND BURIED's previous two efforts — 2010's "Inheritors ...

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KREATOR: 'Phantom Antichrist' Limited-Edition Artwork Unveiled

German thrash metal veterans KREATOR revealed the cover artwork of the limited edition of the band's upcoming album, "Phantom Antichrist". The limited edition will be made available as two-disc digipack, including a bonus DVD. Commented KREATOR guitarist/vocalist Mille Petrozza: "Jan Meininghaus, who did this one, is a cover artist from my hometown, Essen, Germany. I ...

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HOLY MOSES: New Song Snippet Available

Veteran female-fronted German thrashers HOLY MOSES will release the "30th Anniversary - In The Power Of Now" double album on April 30 in Germany, April 23 in the rest of Europe and early May in North America via SPV/Steamhammer. The CD contains re-recorded versions of 20 of the most important songs in HOLY MOSES' 30-year ...

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DECAPITATED: 'Pest' Video Released

"Pest", the new video from Polish extreme metal veterans DECAPITATED, can be seen below. The clip was filmed on February 10 with Grupa 13 (BEHEMOTH, ELUVEITIE, SONATA ARCTICA) in charge of production; Dariusz Szermanowicz is the director. Behind-the-scenes photos from the video shoot can be viewed at this location. "Pest" is the seventh ...

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DECAPITATED: 'Pest' Video Teaser Available

A teaser clip for "Pest", the new video from Polish extreme metal veterans DECAPITATED, can be seen below. The clip, which will make its online debut on March 20, was filmed on February 10 with Grupa 13 (BEHEMOTH, ELUVEITIE, SONATA ARCTICA) in charge of production; Dariusz Szermanowicz is the director. Behind-the-scenes photos from the video ...

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HOLY MOSES Parts Ways With Guitarist, Announces Replacement

Veteran female-fronted German thrashers HOLY MOSES have parted ways with longtime guitarist Michael Hankel and have replaced him with Peter "Pete" Geltat (ex-DESILENCE). The band states, "This difficult decision is based on personal reasons and we please you to respect that this is a matter between the band and Michael, so we won't explain this ...

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DECAPITATED: New Video Interview Posted Online

On February 26, Riff-Mag.com conducted an interview with Polish extreme metal veterans DECAPITATED prior to the band's performance in London as part of their U.K. tour. You can now watch the chat below. DECAPITATED filmed a video for the song "Pest" on February 10 with Grupa 13 (BEHEMOTH, ELUVEITIE, SONATA ARCTICA) in charge ...

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SYN:DROM: More Footage From New Album Pre-Production Sessions

Swedish death metallers SYN:DROM will enter Nevo studios in Sundsvall, Sweden on March 26 to begin recording their sophomore album for a late 2012 release via ViciSolum Productions. The new CD will be recorded, mixed and mastered by SYN:DROM members Roger Bergsten (guitar) and Daniel Mikaelsson (drums). A new three-and-half-minute video clip featuring behind-the-scenes footage ...

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SYN:DROM To Enter Studio Next Month

Swedish death metallers SYN:DROM will enter Nevo studios in Sundsvall, Sweden on March 26 to begin recording their sophomore album for a late 2012 release via ViciSolum Productions. The new CD will be recorded, mixed and mastered by SYN:DROM members Roger Bergsten (guitar) and Daniel Mikaelsson (drums). SYN:DROM previously stated that their forthcoming album would ...

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HOLOCAUSTO CANIBAL Discusses New Album In Video Interview

Acordes de Quinta Blog conducted an interview with Portuguese masters of gore HOLOCAUSTO CANIBAL in December 2011 about their forthcoming third full-length album, "Gorefilia". You can now watch the chat below (in Portuguese, with English subtitles). HOLOCAUSTO CANIBAL recently inked a deal with Xtreem Music for the worldwide release of "Gorefilia" (in Portugal, the CD ...

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KREATOR Taps Poland's GRUPA 13 For 'Phantom Antichrist' Video

German thrash metal veterans KREATOR have selected Poland's Grupa 13 (BEHEMOTH, ELUVEITIE, SONATA ARCTICA, DECAPITATED) to helm the video for the title track of their forthcoming album, "Phantom Antichrist". Commented KREATOR guitarist/vocalist Mille Petrozza: "The clips produced by Grupa 13 are groundbreaking visual trips that justify the existence of music videos in this day and ...

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Former DECAPITATED Singer COVAN Profiled In Polish TV Report

On October 29, 2007, a tour bus accident claimed the life of DECAPITATED drummer Witold "Vitek" Kieltyka, and gravely injured the band's lead singer, Adrian "Covan" Kowanek, who has yet to make a full recovery. After he underwent what was deemed to be "successful" neurosurgery, a 36-hour pharmacological coma ended with Covan suffering a cardiac ...

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DECAPITATED: Photos From 'Pest' Video Shoot

Behind-the-scenes photos from DECAPITATED's video shoot for the song "Pest" can be viewed at this location. The shoot took place on Friday, February 10 with Grupa 13 (BEHEMOTH, ELUVEITIE, SONATA ARCTICA) in charge of production; Dariusz Szermanowicz is the director. "Pest" is the seventh track on DECAPITATED's 2011 album, "Carnival Is Forever", which ...

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HOLOCAUSTO CANIBAL: 'Gorefilia' Artwork Unveiled

Portugal's most brutal, depraved and infamous band known as HOLOCAUSTO CANIBAL has inked a deal with Xtreem Music for the worldwide release of its third full-length album, "Gorefilia" (in Portugal, the CD will be made available through Raging Planet Records and Raising Legends Productions). Due in April, the 18-song effort was recorded at 213 Studios ...

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HOLOCAUSTO CANIBAL Signs With XTREEM MUSIC

Portugal's most brutal, depraved and infamous band known as HOLOCAUSTO CANIBAL has inked a deal with Xtreem Music for the worldwide release of its third full-length album, "Gorefilia". Due in April, the 18-song CD was recorded at 213 Studios in Portugal and was mixed and mastered at Hertz Studio (BEHEMOTH, VADER, KRONOS, DECAPITATED, ABORTED) in ...

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MESHUGGAH, DECAPITATED, BARONESS Tour Dates Announced

Swedish masters of the extreme MESHUGGAH will be taking their sonic arsenal on the road and detonating sound systems in cities across the U.S. and Canada on "The Ophidian Trek", which launches on April 29 in Houston. Direct support for all 19 shows will come from BARONESS; opening each night will be special guests and ...

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MESHUGGAH To Tour With DECAPITATED, BARONESS

Drummer Tomas Haake and vocalist Jens Kidman of Swedish Swedish experimental extreme metallers MESHUGGAH took part in a video online chat via Ustream.tv earlier today (Tuesday, January 24). They answered fan-submitted questions about their new album, "Koloss", which will be released in Germany on March 23 and the rest of Europe on March 26 (March ...

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