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BENEATH THE MASSACRE Schedules Studio Time For Upcoming Record

Montreal's technical death metal band BENEATH THE MASSACRE has scheduled studio time for the follow-up to 2007's "Mechanics of Dysfunction". The band will enter the studio April 25 with Yannick St-Amant (DESPISED ICON, NEURAXIS, MARTYR), who also produced BENEATH THE MASSACRE's prior full-length and the "Evidence of Inequity" EP. Afterwards, Jason Suecof (THE BLACK DAHLIA ...

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NEURAXIS: Studio Webisode #2 Posted Online

Canada's NEURAXIS has issued the band's latest webisode video clip entitled "Neuraxis Studio Episode #2 Guitars," featuring footage and interviews from the recording of the band's fifth studio record. Watch the clip below. NEURAXIS tapped Jef Fortin (of fellow Canadians ANONYMUS) to record the band's debut album for Prosthetic Records, "The Thin Line Between", which ...

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GROSS MISCONDUCT Inks Canadian Distribution Deal

Vancouver-based death/thrash band GROSS MISCONDUCT has signed a Canada-wide distribution deal with PHD Canada Distributing. The deal will see GROSS MISCONDUCT's debut album, "The Process Of Indoctrination", available in major retail outlets across the country, including HMV, A&B Sound, Archambault, CD Plus and Sunrise Records. "Getting this deal done represents achieving one of our primary ...

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NEURAXIS: Video Footage From Recording Studio Posted Online

Canada's NEURAXIS has posted new footage from the recording sessions for the band's fifth studio record. Watch the clip below. The band's debut album for Prosthetic Records, "The Thin Line Between" will be the follow-up to "Trilateral Progression". Tapping Jef Fortin (of fellow Canadians ANONYMUS) for production duties, NEURAXIS entered the studio February 19 and ...

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NEURAXIS Begins Recording New Album

Canadian tech-thrashers NEURAXIS will enter the studio February 19 with producer Jef Fortin (of fellow Canadians ANONYMUS) to record their fifth studio album. The recording process will be completed by late March, after which the effort will be mastered by Alan Douches (MASTODON, CONVERGE, SHADOWS FALL). The CD will feature artwork by Dennis Sibeijn of ...

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Apocalyptic Feasting - BRAIN DRILL

The dentist looms above you, the drill begins spinning with that sickly whine as it pierces the tooth and that atrocious burning smell fills the air, and all the while you sit back with every muscle stiffened, holding on to the arms of the chair with white-knuckled intensity. The "drill" referred to in BRAIN DRILL ...

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BENEATH THE MASSACRE Frontman Checks In From Europe

Montreal's BENEATH THE MASSACRE is currently on the road in Europe for the first time as part of a tour with MISERY INDEX, DESPISED ICON and ANNOTATIONS OF AN AUTOPSY. Commented frontman Elliot Desgagnes: "The tour is nothing short of amazing! The crowd reactions are overcoming our expectations. Touring with our bros in DESPISED ICON ...

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Live Progression - NEURAXIS

It is hardly surprising that "Live Progression" from Montreal technical death metal masters NEURAXIS is an easy one to recommend for fans of the band and DM mongers in general. "Trilateral Progression" knocked more than a few dicks in the dirt and this performance recorded in Quebec City during the tour for that album does ...

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AUGURY Guitarist's HUMANOID Solo Project Due In February

Panoptic Records, a new division of the Disconcert Music Company, has set a February 12 release date for HUMANOID's debut album, entitled "Remembering Universe". AUGURY guitarist Mathieu Marcotte's instrumental solo project, HUMANOID is an acoustic-space-metal concept with varied influences such as CYNIC, PINK FLOYD as well as OPETH and features guest appearances by Forest (AUGURY, ...

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NEURAXIS Signs With PROSTHETIC RECORDS

Prosthetic Records has announced the signing of the Canadian progressive death metal band NEURAXIS. The group will tentatively release its Prosthetic debut in mid-2008. "The search for our new label is now over," guitarist Rob Milley comments. "NEURAXIS is excited to be joining the Prosthetic Records family. We are working hard on finishing the new ...

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GROSS MISCONDUCT To Support AMON AMARTH In Vancouver

Vancouver-based death/thrash band GROSS MISCONDUCT has been added to the AMON AMARTH / SONIC SYNDICATE show on December 14 in Vancouver, B.C. GROSS MISCONDUCT will open the all-ages concert, which will be held at the Croatian Cultural Centre (3250 Commercial Drive). According to Live Nation Canada, doors for the show are slated for 6 p.m. ...

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The Sound of Resistance - POINT BLANK RAGE

It is not like death metal is intended to be the most inventive music the world's ever known, the progenitors and trailblazers of the genre notwithstanding, but there is something to be said about DM done with passion and conviction. In the case of "The Sound of Resistance" by Montreal's POINT BLANK RAGE, neither attribute ...

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MISERY INDEX, NEURAXIS, QUO VADIS: Photos From TROIS-RIVIÈRES METALFEST Available

Photographer/writer Fred Laroche of Capital of Metal has posted a photo gallery from this past weekend's Trois-Rivières Metalfest, which took place November 2-3 at Bâtisse Industrielle in Trois-Rivières, Quebec. Commented Capital of Metal's Alain "Creepin' Death" Gagnon: "Seeing the event growing bigger and bigger as well as more prestigious, the organizers came up ...

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NEURAXIS: Video Interview Available

Montreal's NEURAXIS have posted a video report detailing their forthcoming "Live Progression" CD, due on November 6 (Canada) and January 8 (rest of the world) via Galy Records. Watch the video below. "Live Progression" is the group's first live recording to feature new singer Alexandre Leblanc (POINT BLANK RAGE, ATHERETIC) and guitarist William Seghers (ex-QUO ...

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BLINDED BY FAITH To Support THINE EYES BLEED In Canada

Québec City, Quebec, Canada's BLINDED BY FAITH will support THINE EYES BLEED on three dates in East Canada in early October. In addition, the band will perform at the Trois-Rivières Metalfest on November 3 alongside QUO VADIS and AUGURY, among others. Also planned is an appearance at the Galy Records five-year anniversary concert/party on November ...

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DESPISED ICON: Drum Clips Posted Online

Montreal metallers DESPISED ICON are currently annihilating crowds throughout the U.S. on tour alongside SUICIDE SILENCE, WINDS OF PLAGUE and SEE YOU NEXT TUESDAY. This marks the group's fourth North American tour this year in support of its latest album, "The Ills of Modern Man". The group also recently shot a new video for the ...

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DESCEND INTO NOTHINGNESS: New EP Out Now

Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec, Canada-based metallers DESCEND INTO NOTHINGNESS have released their new EP, "Empowerment of the Oppressed", via Cryogenic Records. The EP contains four brand new tracks produced by Yannick St. Amand (DESPISED ICON). Audio samples can are available at this location. In other news, the band has issued the following update: "We just ...

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NEURAXIS To Release 'Live Progression' In November

Montreal-based extreme metal act NEURAXIS will release "Live Progression" on November 6 in Canada and December 15 for the rest of the world via Galy Records. The band's fifth album is the group's first live recording featuring new singer Alexandre Leblanc (POINT BLANK RAGE, ATHERETIC) and guitarist William Seghers (ex-QUO VADIS). "Live Progression" was recorded ...

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NEURAXIS: Final Shows Of Summer Announced

Montreal-based NEURAXIS will finish up the touring cycle for "Trilateral Progression" (2005) with two final shows this summer. The details are as follows: Jun. 30 - Hamilton, ON @ The Underground Jul. 01 - Toronto, ON @ The Metal Bar NEURAXIS in March announced the addition of vocalist Alex Leblanc (ATHERETIC, POINT BLANK RAGE) as ...

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DESPISED ICON Planning Another U.S. Run In August

Montreal metallers DESPISED ICON are currently on the road with THE RED CHORD, ALL SHALL PARISH, SEE YOU NEXT TUESDAY and THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD. The group has checked in with the following update: "This tour has been going amazing. It's so much fun hanging out our friends and meeting new ones every ...

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Guitarist SCOTT YOUNG Quits ALARUM

Guitarist Scott Young has announced his departure from Melbourne, Australia's ALARUM to concentrate on developing his solo career, and to devote more time to his gothic metal outfit DARKEST DAWN. Young joined ALARUM in 1995, and over a ten-year period has performed countless shows with the band, including the Carving North America's Epitaph tour with ...

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DESPISED ICON: New Video Posted Online

The Montreal-based deathcore six-piece DESPISED ICON recently completed a video for the track "In the Arms of Perdition" with director Jean-Philippe Bernier. This clip, which is a performance-based offering that emphasizes the band's frantic live intensity, has just been posted to the band's MySpace page. DESPISED ICON's new album, "The Ills of Modern ...

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NEURAXIS: More Dates With MARTYR Announced

Montreal-based NEURAXIS has confirmed the final dates for its Canadian tour with MARTYR. The details are as follows: May 17 - Thunder Bay, ON @ The Office May 18 - Winnipeg, MB @ The Zoo May 19 - Saskatoon, SK @ The Bassment May 20 - Medecine Hat, AB @ Moose Lodge Social Room May ...

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