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Canada's NECRONOMICON To Release New Album In 2019

For the last 30 years, Rob "The Witch" and NECRONOMICON have been conspiring to bring essential death metal to Canada and the world, with none surviving the pure devilish onslaught that these pioneers embody. Playing over 1,000 intense gigs since their conception in 1988 around the world, including the longest continuous Canadian tour on record ...

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Listen To AUGURY's Entire 'Illusive Golden Age' Album

"Illusive Golden Age", the third full-length album from Montreal-based progressive death metallers AUGURY, can be streamed in its entirety below. Due on March 30 through The Artisan Era, the disc's stunning cover art for was designed by renowned artist Filip Ivanović, who created last year's ORIGIN album art. AUGURY enlisted CRYPTOPSY guitarist Chris Donaldson at ...

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Listen To New AUGURY Song 'Mater Dolorosa'

Montreal-based progressive death metallers AUGURY will release their third full-length album, "Illusive Golden Age", on March 30 through The Artisan Era. The stunning cover art for the follow-up to "Fragmentary Evidence" was designed by renowned artist Filip Ivanović, who created last year's ORIGIN album art. AUGURY enlisted CRYPTOPSY guitarist Chris Donaldson at The Grid Studios ...

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AUGURY To Release 'Illusive Golden Age' Album In March

Montreal-based progressive death metallers AUGURY will release their third full-length album, "Illusive Golden Age", on March 30 through The Artisan Era. The stunning cover art for the follow-up to "Fragmentary Evidence" was designed by renowned artist Filip Ivanović, who created last year's ORIGIN album art. AUGURY enlisted CRYPTOPSY guitarist Chris Donaldson at The Grid Studios ...

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AKURION Featuring CRYPTOPSY, NEURAXIS Members: 'Yet Yee See Them Not' Song Streaming

AKURION is the name of the new Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based extreme metal project featuring "Whisper Supremacy"- and "...And Then You'll Beg"-era CRYPTOPSY vocalist Mike DiSalvo alongside Rob Milley (NEURAXIS, PHOBOCOSM), Oli Pinard (CRYPTOPSY, NEURAXIS, VENGEFUL) and Tommy McKinnon (ex-NEURAXIS, ex-AUGURY). The first single, "Yet Yee See Them Not", can be streamed in the YouTube clip ...

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CRYPTOPSY, NEURAXIS Members Join Forces In AKURION

AKURION is the name of the new Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based extreme metal project featuring "Whisper Supremacy"- and "...And Then You'll Beg"-era CRYPTOPSY vocalist Mike DiSalvo alongside Rob Milley (NEURAXIS, PHOBOCOSM), Oli Pinard (CRYPTOPSY, NEURAXIS, VENGEFUL) and Tommy McKinnon (ex-NEURAXIS, ex-AUGURY). The first single, "Yet Ye See Them Not", will make its online debut on Monday, ...

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NECRONOMICON Signs With SEASON OF MIST

Season Of Mist has announced the signing of Canadian extreme blackened death metal horde NECRONOMICON. The trio's new album, "Rise of the Elder Ones", will be released on June 10 (three days earlier in Europe). Regarding the signing, the band released the following statement: "Many people know that for some years in the past NECRONOMICON ...

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Former AUGURY Drummer Joins DEVIANT PROCESS

Former AUGURY drummer Antoine Baril has joined Canadian death metallers DEVIANT PROCESS. The band is currently working on its first full-length album, which will be produced by Antoine Baril at his Hemisphere Studio. The pre-production process has already started and the actual recording of the album is scheduled for the spring. Commented DEVIANT PROCESS: "We ...

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QUADRIVIUM To Release 'Methocha' This Month

Norwegian extreme avant-garde metal masters QUADRIVIUM return after a six-year hiatus with a new intense album, "Methocha", on November 23 in Europe and February 3, 2013 in the USA via SoulSeller Records. The CD was recorded at various studios all over the world, was mixed at Tower Studio in France and was mastered at Panic ...

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KÄLTER Signs With MAPLE METAL RECORDS

Canadian melodic death metallers KÄLTER have inked a deal with Maple Metal Records of Toronto, Canada, for the re-release of their 2010 album "Spiritual Angel". Due in late August, the CD was recorded at Badass Studio (NEURAXIS, AUGURY, BLACKGUARD, UNEXPECT) in Montreal, Quebec, Canada and was produced by Jeff Fortin and KÄLTER. KÄLTER, a quintet ...

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NECRONOMICON: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From 'European Connexus Conjuration Tour'

Quebec, Canada-based black/death metallers NECRONOMICON have uploaded a new webisode featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the band's April 2012 "European Connexus Conjuration Tour". Check it out below. NECRONOMICON in May 2011 announced the addition of bassist Armaros to the group's ranks. Bassist Diego "D" left NECRONOMICON in 2010 in order to undertake "different professional and personal ...

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AUGURY Returns With Original Lineup

Montreal's progressive death metallers AUGURY have released the following statement: "It is with great pleasure that we announce the return of [bassist] Dominic 'Forest' Lapointe and [drummer] Étienne Gallo to AUGURY. The writing process has begun with all the original members, and the band is focused 100% on the new album. "We wish to thank ...

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VENGEFUL Parts Ways With Singer

Vocalist Marc-André Grenier has announced his departure from the Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based band VENGEFUL. His official statement on the matter reads as follows: "After a seven years journey, I have decided to quit VENGEFUL. For a while and for many reasons, my motivation had decline. A change of career and the realization of many personal ...

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VENGEFUL: New Album Cover Artwork Unveiled

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based band VENGEFUL will release their third album, "Vengeful", before the end of November. The CD was recorded with producer Chris Donaldson (CRYPTOPSY, THE LAST FELONY, NEURAXIS) and is comprised of two parts, Face A being "Towards Obliteration" and Face B bearing the name "Leaping Through The Void". The group states, "The first ...

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NECRONOMICON: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From 'The Black Path Of America Tour'

Quebec, Canada-based black/death metallers NECRONOMICON have uploaded a new webisode featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the recently completed "The Black Path Of America Tour" with VREID and KAMPFAR. Check it out below. NECRONOMICON in May announced the addition of bassist Armaros to the group's ranks. Bassist Diego "D" left NECRONOMICON last year in order to undertake ...

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VENGEFUL: New Album Details Revealed

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based band VENGEFUL has set "Vengeful" as the title of its third album, due on November 29. The CD was recorded with producer Chris Donaldson (CRYPTOPSY, THE LAST FELONY, NEURAXIS) and is comprised of two parts, Face A being "Towards Obliteration" and Face B bearing the name "Leaping Through The Void". The group ...

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NECRONOMICON: New Video Interview Posted Online

Northern Fury conducted an interview with Quebec, Canada-based black/death metallers NECRONOMICON when the band played in Portland, Oregon on September 7, 2011. You can now watch the chat below. NECRONOMICON in May announced the addition of bassist Armaros to the group's ranks. Bassist Diego "D" left NECRONOMICON last year in order to undertake ...

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NECRONOMICON Frontman Talks About HEAVY MTL Appearance In New Video Interview

Clifton Nicholas of CUTV Carnage recently conducted an interview with vocalist/guitarist Rob "The Witch" of Quebec, Canada-based black/death metallers NECRONOMICON about their appearance at this coming weekend's Heavy MTL festival in Montreal. You can now watch the chat below. NECRONOMICON in May announced the addition of bassist Armaros to the group's ranks. Bassist Diego "D" ...

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NECRONOMICON Announces New Bassist

Quebec, Canada-based black/death metal band NECRONOMICON has announced the addition of bassist Armaros to the group's ranks. Commented the group: "Some came to try to have the position and left right away, others didn't have time to even play since attitude and personality is really important for us. "After some months of testing that guy ...

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AUGURY: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From The Road

Canada's progressive death metal juggernauts AUGURY have posted a five-minute video on their YouTube channel documenting their exploits while on the road with THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER as part of the "American Defloration" tour. Men in gorilla suits, women in underwear, Colgate smiles, "customized" U-Haul advertising, and long silicone weapons all make appearances in the ...

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VENGEFUL Recording Double Album

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based band VENGEFUL entered the studio last November 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: "Here we are in 2011. An important year ...

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AUGURY: Debut Album Reissue To Include Demo Tracks

Sonic Unyon Metal will reissue "Concealed", the first album from the progressive death metal outfit AUGURY, on March 8. Originally released in 2004 via Galy Records, this updated version features a fully remastered recording of the album, also expanded to include two bonus tracks from the band's 2006 demo. This definitive edition will also be ...

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NECRONOMICON, NEURAXIS To Headline DRUMMONDVILLE METALFEST

NECRONOMICON and NEURAXIS will co-headline next year's edition of the Drummondville Metalfest, set to take place on February 5, 2011 at Salle Gaston Mandeville in Drummondville, Quebec, Canada. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: NECRONOMICON NEURAXIS REANIMATOR EXHULT HEAR MY WORDS IN THE SIGHT Two more acts will be announced soon. $15 in ...

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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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NECRONOMICON: New Video Interview With ROB THE WITCH

Freelance photographer Malcolm Garneau conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Rob "The Witch" Tremblay of the Quebec, Canada-based black/death metal band NECRONOMICON on September 15, 2010 in Montreal, Queebec, Canada. You can now watch the chat below (in French, with English subtitles). Bassist Diego "D" recently announced his departure from NECRONOMICON in order to undertake "different ...

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