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DELIVERANCE/FASEDOWN Guitarist To Release Solo Album

Roxx Records has set an October 13 release date for the debut solo CD from the axeman that helped define the sound of both DELIVERANCE and FASEDOWN, Michael Phillips. Entitled "Mirrors within Mirrors", the album is described in a press release as "an eccentric piece of work that if you had to define could be ...

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Seven Chalices - TEITANBLOOD

"Seven Chalices" from Spain's TEITANBLOOD is evil incarnate. It is old school death metal that drowns the listener in the muck of AUTOPSY and frightens to the point of paralysis with its long sections of bone-chilling atmospherics and terrifying effects — not mere interludes either, but epic exercises in horror. And damn, do they ever ...

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REPVBLIKA To Release 'Amerika Vendetta' In July

Mexican black/death metallers REPVBLIKA will release their new album, "Amerika Vendetta", on July 1 via Feto Records, the British record label headed up by Shane Embury (NAPALM DEATH, BRUJERIA) and Mick Kenney (ANAAL NATHRAKH, MISTRESS, THE DELIVERANCE). The CD mixed and mastered by Mick Kenney. The lead vocalist of REPVBLIKA, Zeitgeist Memento, makes a guest ...

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SEVENTH CALLING Announces New Drummer

Las Vegas, Nevada-based metallers SEVENTH CALLING have announced the addition of drummer Shannon Frye (AVENGER OF BLOOD) to the group's ranks. "I am very excited about the energy and style that Shannon brings to the group," says guitarist/vocalist Steve Handel. "What he will bring to the group besides live experience is his own stamp on ...

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HULL: New Song Available For Download

Brooklyn quintet HULL has leaked an MP3 for the song "Architect" today via BrooklynVegan.com. The track comes off the band's full-length debut, "Sole Lord", which is scheduled for release on May 26 via The End Records. The CD, which was mastered by Alan Douches at West West Side, contains ten tracks which are ...

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THE CLEANSING: New 'Poisoned Legacy' Release Date Announced

THE CLEANSING, the new Danish band featuring former members of USIPIAN, will release its debut album, "Poisoned Legacy", on June 9 — one month later than the previously announced May 4 — via Deepsend Records. "Poisoned Legacy" was produced by Jacob Hansen (RAUNCHY, ABORTED, DAWN OF DEMISE, VOLBEAT) and is described in a press release ...

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THE CLEANSING: 'Poisoned Legacy' Release Date, Artwork Revealed

THE CLEANSING, the new Danish band featuring former members of USIPIAN, will release its debut album, "Poisoned Legacy", on May 4 via Deepsend Records. Check out the cover artwork below. "Poisoned Legacy" was produced by Jacob Hansen (RAUNCHY, ABORTED, DAWN OF DEMISE, VOLBEAT) and is described in a press release as "an album of highest ...

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THRESHER: 'Here I Am' Track Listing Revealed

In the mid-to-late '80s, the thrash scene was thriving in both the secular market and in the Christian market. Bands like VENGEANCE RISING, DELIVERANCE, SACRAMENT and BELIEVER were leading the pack in the Christian thrash circuit. In 1989 somewhere in Pennsylvania, a demo tape emerged that made a long-lasting impression on the Christian thrash scene. ...

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OPETH In Moscow; Photos, Video Footage Available

Swedish progressive metallers OPETH played a headlining show this past Friday (February 20) at 1Rock club in Moscow, Russia. The group's setlist was as follows: 01. Heir Apparent 02. Ghost of Perdition 03. Godhead's Lament 04. Credence 05. The Leper Affinity 06. Hessian Peel 07. Closure 08. The Lotus Eater Encore: 09. Deliverance Check out ...

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SEVENTH CALLING Completes Work On 'Deliverance'

Minneapolis, Minnesota-based metallers SEVENTH CALLING have revealed the artwork and complete track listing for their second album, "Deliverance", due in the spring via Melissa Records. The CD layout was designed by Rainer Kalwitz, while the artwork itself was created by Rainer Kalwitz and Tom Martin. The follow-up to the group's Melissa Records debut, entitled "Monuments" ...

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THRESHER: Never-Before-Released Album To See Light Of Day

In the mid-to-late '80s, the thrash scene was thriving in both the secular market and in the Christian market. Bands like VENGEANCE RISING, DELIVERANCE, SACRAMENT and BELIEVER were leading the pack in the Christian thrash circuit. In 1989 somewhere in Pennsylvania, a demo tape emerged that made a long-lasting impression on the Christian thrash scene. ...

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DEVILDRIVER Drummer: 'This Record Is Our Most Technical To Date'

Santa Barbara, California's DEVILDRIVER, the group fronted by former COAL CHAMBER singer Dez Fafara, recently entered Edge of the Earth studios in Los Angeles to begin recording the band's as-yet untitled fourth album with producer Logan Mader (FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, GOJIRA, DIVINE HERESY). Commented drummer John Boecklin: "This record is our most technical to ...

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OPETH Performs In India For First Time

Swedish progressive metallers OPETH played in India for the first time ever Sunday night (January 25) at the Indian Institute of Technology's Saarang festival in the city of Chennai to a metal-starved Indian audience who loved every minute of it. They also took part in a signing session after the show where many of the ...

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SEVENTH CALLING Confirmed For Florida's HELLSTOCK

Minneapolis metallers SEVENTH CALLING have been confirmed for next year's installment of Hellstock, set to take place on Saturday, January 17, 2009 at The Hall in Palmetto, Florida. Bands and times are as follows: 12:30 p.m. - 01:00 p.m. - RETALIATION 01:15 p.m. - 01:45 p.m. - MENA BRINNO 02:00 p.m. - 02:45 p.m. - ...

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AMASEFFER Films Two New Videos

Israel's "holy project" AMASEFFER has issued the following update: "We are happy to announce the shooting/editing of two documented video clips for two songs taken from our debut album, 'Exodus - Slaves for Life'. The chosen ones are: 'Slaves For Life' and 'The Burning Bush'. Both videos will be directed by Israeli Tal Engelstein (founder ...

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THE CLEANSING Signs With DEEPSEND RECORDS

THE CLEANSING, the new Danish band featuring former members of USIPIAN, has issued the following update: "We have finally decided on a label and we are happy to tell you that [THE CLEANSING's debut album] 'Poisoned Legacy' will be released on U.S. label Deepsend Records in early 2009. As some of you might know, they ...

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Doom, Gloom, Heartache & Whiskey - VIKING SKULL

Some of you may recall that VIKING SKULL was formed in 2003 by members of RAGING SPEEDHORN and got some early acclaim, but went largely unnoticed on U.S. shores. Let's hope that Candlelight's U.S. release of "Doom, Gloom, Heartache & Whiskey" changes that. It is really quite simple. If you dig whiskey-swigging, bar-room-brawling, southern-baked hard ...

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BOARDERS Signs With RETROACTIVE RECORDS

Retroactive Records has annouced the signing of the Italy-based thrash/power metal band BOARDERS. The group's new album, "The World Hates Me", is scheduled for release in January 2009. A band that can trace its history back to the late Eighties, BOARDERS presents a unique melding of the aggressive and melodic that draws extensively from the ...

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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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FIREWIND To Release First-Ever Live DVD

Greek melodic metal sensation FIREWIND will unleash its first-ever live release as a DVD/2CD/Deluxe DVD+2CD in November. Entitled "Live Premonition", it contains a stunning 22-song set filmed earlier this year in the band's hometown Thessaloniki. Check out the brand-new DVD trailer below. "Live Premonition" DVD track listing: I. Main Live Show (approx. 100 min) 01. ...

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SEVENTH CALLING: Performance Footage Of New Songs Available

Minneapolis, Minnesota-based metallers SEVENTH CALLING have uploaded video footage (see below) of their September 24, 2008 concert at the Backstage Lounge in Gainesville, Florida. The songs "Soul Eater" and "Deliverance" are both expected to appear on SEVENTH CALLING's sophomore album, "Deliverance", which is tentatively due in early 2009. The follow-up to the group's Melissa Records ...

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THE CLEANSING: Change Of Plans

THE CLEANSING, the new Danish band featuring former members of USIPIAN, has issued the following update: "Unfortunately, Toke [Eld, vocals] is not able to re-record the vocals for 'Poisoned Legacy' as we hoped. For some time now, he has been having problems with his voice and is therefore in no condition to record an entire ...

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SEVENTH CALLING: New Tour Dates Announced

Minneapolis, Minnesota-based metallers SEVENTH CALLING have lined up the following dates: Sep. 24 - Backstage Lounge - Gainesville, FL Sep. 25 - Club Underground - Jacksonville, FL Sep. 26 - State Theatre - Tampa, FL Nov. 06 - Dingbatz - Clifton, NJ Nov. 07 - The Haunt - Yonkers, NY Nov. 08 - Sterling Hotel ...

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PANTHEIST, SKEPTICISM, OPHIS To Team Up For European Dates

Firedoom Music recording artist PANTHEIST (UK) will team up with SKEPTICISM (Finland) and OPHIS (Germany) for another round of live funerealism under the banner of "Exorcising The Funereal". The dates are as follows: Oct. 25 - Logo Hamburg, Germany Oct. 26 - Baroeg Rotterdam, The Netherlands Oct. 27 - Kunstverein Nurnberg, Germany Oct. 28 - ...

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THE CLEANSING: Debut Album Title Announced

THE CLEANSING, the new Danish band featuring former members of USIPIAN, has issued the following update: "The forthcoming debut album from THE CLEANSING will be called 'Poisoned Legacy'. As we speak, a lot of stuff are going on in the band. First of all, Toke [Eld] is about to start re-recording the vocals for the ...

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THE SHOWDOWN: Another New Song Posted Online

Tennessee's THE SHOWDOWN will release its third full-length album, "Back Breaker", on August 19 via Solid State Records. Another track from the CD, "Prometheus - The Fires of Deliverance", is now available for streaming on the band's MySpace page. "Back Breaker" final track listing: 01. Titanomachy - The Beginning 02. Hephaestus - The ...

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