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HATE ETERNAL, CATARACT Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

HATE ETERNAL and CATARACT 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 BRAINSTORM CALLEJON CATARACT CORVUS CORAX EPICA EVOCATION HATE ETERNAL J.B.O. KATRA LEGION OF THE DAMNED SCHANDMAUL THE HAUNTED UNHEILIG ...

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EPICA, CALLEJON Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

EPICA and CALLEJON 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 BRAINSTORM CALLEJON CORVUS CORAX EPICA EVOCATION J.B.O. KATRA LEGION OF THE DAMNED SCHANDMAUL THE HAUNTED UNHEILIG VOLBEAT WINTERSUN Many more ...

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THE HAUNTED Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

Swedish metallers THE HAUNTED 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 BRAINSTORM CORVUS CORAX EVOCATION J.B.O. KATRA LEGION OF THE DAMNED SCHANDMAUL THE HAUNTED UNHEILIG VOLBEAT WINTERSUN Many more bands ...

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EVOCATION, KATRA Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

Swedish death metal band EVOCATION and Finland's KATRA (the gothic metal band named after its charismatric frontwoman Katra Solopuro) 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 BRAINSTORM CORVUS CORAX EVOCATION ...

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KREATOR, GRAVEWORM Confirmed For Austria's SUMMER NIGHTS OPEN AIR Festival

KREATOR and GRAVEWORM have been confirmed for the Summer Nights Open Air festival, set to take place May 22-24 at Burg Frauentstein in Mining am Inn, Austria. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: KREATOR SATYRICON SODOM KATAKLYSM WINTERSUN BEHEMOTH DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER SONIC SYNDICATE ELUVEITIE ABORTED EISREGEN ENDSTILLE GRAVEWORM KEEP OF KALESSIN EXCREMENTORY ...

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WINTERSUN Confirmed For Germany's SUMMER BREEZE Festival

WINTERSUN, the Finnish band led by former ENSIFERUM singer Jari Mäenpää, 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 BRAINSTORM CORVUS CORAX J.B.O. LEGION OF THE DAMNED SCHANDMAUL UNHEILIG VOLBEAT WINTERSUN ...

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SATYRICON Confirmed For UK's BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR Festival

Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON have been confirmed for next year's Bloodstock Open Air festival, set to take place August 14-16, 2009 at Catton Hall in Derbyshire, England. The festival billing is now shaping up as follows: CANDLEMASS DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER KATATONIA SABATON SATYRICON SAXON THE HAUNTED TURISAS WINTERSUN Tickets went on sale on September 1 ...

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SAXON Confirmed For UK's BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR Festival

British heavy metal legends SAXON have been confirmed for next year's Bloodstock Open Air festival, set to take place August 14-16, 2009 at Catton Hall in Derbyshire, England. The festival billing is now shaping up as follows: CANDLEMASS DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER KATATONIA SABATON SAXON THE HAUNTED TURISAS WINTERSUN Tickets went on sale on September 1 ...

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CANDLEMASS Confirmed For UK's BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR Festival

Swedish doom legends CANDLEMASS have been confirmed for next year's Bloodstock Open Air festival, set to take place August 14-16, 2009 at Catton Hall in Derbyshire, England. The festival billing is now shaping up as follows: CANDLEMASS DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER KATATONIA SABATON THE HAUNTED TURISAS WINTERSUN Tickets went on sale on September 1 at this ...

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ABORTED, BEHEMOTH, ELUVEITIE, KEEP OF KALESSIN Confirmed For Germany's LEGACY FEST

ABORTED, BEHEMOTH, ELUVEITIE and KEEP OF KALESSIN have been confirmed for next year's Legacy Fest, set to take place May 20-23 in Dessau, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ABORTED BEHEMOTH BELPHEGOR DEMONICAL DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER EISREGEN ELUVEITIE FACEBREAKER KATAKLYSM KEEP OF KALESSIN SATYRICON TORTURE KILLER WINTERSUN For more information, visit

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DEMONICAL Confirmed For Germany's LEGACY FESTIVAL

DEMONICAL, the Swedish death metal band featuring past and present members from CENTINEX, GRAVE, REGURGITATE, INTERMENT, AMARAN, WORLD BELOW and DELLAMORTE, has been confirmed for next year's Legacy Festival, set to take place May 20-23 in Dessau, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: DEMONICAL DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER FACEBREAKER KATAKLYSM SATYRICON TORTURE KILLER ...

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2008 Edition Of 'Dimebag Beyond Forever Tour': Details Revealed

A dozen or so Finnish metal musicians will take part in the fifth annual "Dimebag Beyond Forever Tour", set to kick off in early December. The four-date trek will honor the legendary PANTERA/DAMAGEPLAN guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott, who was shot and killed on stage on December 8, 2004. The musicians will perform for free and ...

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KATATONIA Confirmed For UK's BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR Festival

Swedish metallers KATATONIA have been confirmed for next year's Bloodstock Open Air festival, set to take place August 14-16, 2009 at Catton Hall in Derbyshire, England. The festival billing is now shaping up as follows: SABATON KATATONIA THE HAUNTED TURISAS WINTERSUN Tickets went on sale on September 1 at this year's price of £85.00. As ...

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TURISAS Confirmed For UK's BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR Festival

Finnish folk metal overlords TURISAS have been confirmed for next year's Bloodstock Open Air festival, set to take place August 14-16, 2009 at Catton Hall in Derbyshire, England. The festival billing is now shaping up as follows: SABATON THE HAUNTED TURISAS WINTERSUN Tickets went on sale on September 1 at this year's price of £85.00. ...

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THE HAUNTED Confirmed For UK's BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR Festival

Swedish metallers THE HAUNTED have been confirmed for next year's Bloodstock Open Air festival, set to take place August 14-16, 2009 at Catton Hall in Derbyshire, England. Also scheduled to appear are Sweden's SABATON and WINTERSUN, the Finnish band led by former ENSIFERUM singer Jari Mäenpää. Tickets went on sale on September 1 at this ...

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WINTERSUN Confirmed For UK's BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR Festival

WINTERSUN, the Finnish band led by former ENSIFERUM singer Jari Mäenpää, has been confirmed for next year's Bloodstock Open Air festival, set to take place August 14-16, 2009 at Catton Hall in Derbyshire, England. Also scheduled to appear is Sweden's SABATON. Tickets went on sale on September 1 at this year's price of £85.00. As ...

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WINTERSUN: New Album Update

WINTERSUN, the Finnish band led by former ENSIFERUM singer Jari Menp, has issued the following update: "It's been over a year since our last update. We are very sorry for that, but there's also a good reason. We have been struggling with the new album [tentatively titled 'Time'] more than enough and the main reason ...

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Slovenia's METALCAMP Festival; Trailer, Anthem Video Available

This year's Metalcamp festival is scheduled to take place July 3-9, 2008 in Tolmin, Slovenia. The official trailer for the event and the Metalcamp anthem video (performed by the Slovenia-based band PROSPECT) can be viewed below. Metalcamp festival billing: Friday, July 4: Main Stage: IN FLAMES IN EXTREMO CARCASS SIX FEET UNDER WINTERSUN OCTOBER FILE ...

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MARDUK Confirmed For Slovenia's METALCAMP Festival

Swedish black metallers MARDUK have been confirmed for the Metalcamp festival, set to take place July 3-9, 2008 in Tolmin, Slovenia. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Friday, July 4: Main Stage: IN FLAMES IN EXTREMO CARCASS SIX FEET UNDER WINTERSUN OCTOBER FILE PENITENZIAGITE STAUB UND SCHATTEN Second Stage: CATAMENIA MACHINEMADE GOD HATE ...

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CARCASS Confirmed For Slovenia's METALCAMP Festival

Reactivated British extreme legends CARCASS have been confirmed for the Metalcamp festival, set to take place July 3-9, 2008 in Tolmin, Slovenia. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Friday, July 4: Main Stage: IN FLAMES IN EXTREMO CARCASS SIX FEET UNDER WINTERSUN OCTOBER FILE PENITENZIAGITE STAUB UND SCHATTEN Second Stage: CATAMENIA MACHINEMADE GOD ...

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EVERGREY, SIX FEET UNDER Confirmed For Slovenia's METALCAMP Festival

EVERGREY and SIX FEET UNDER have been confirmed for the Metalcamp festival, set to take place July 3-9, 2008 in Tolmin, Slovenia. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ALESTORM APOCALYPTICA ARCH ENEMY BEHEMOTH BIOMECHANICAL BRAINSTORM CATAMENIA CELTIC FROST DARK FORTRESS DEAD BEYOND BURIED DRONE ELUVEITIE EVERGREY FEAR MY THOUGHTS FINNTROLL GORILLA MONSOON HACRIDE ...

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ONSLAUGHT Confirmed For Slovenia's METALCAMP Festival

Reactivated British thrashers ONSLAUGHT have been confirmed for the Metalcamp festival, set to take place July 3-9, 2008 in Tolmin, Slovenia. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ALESTORM APOCALYPTICA ARCH ENEMY BEHEMOTH BIOMECHANICAL BRAINSTRORM CATAMENIA CELTIC FROST DARK FORTRESS DEAD BEYOND BURIED DRONE ELUVEITIE FEAR MY THOUGHTS FINNTROLL GORILLA MONSOON HATE HEAVEN SHALL ...

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MISERY SPEAKS Confirmed For Slovenia's METALCAMP Festival

German melodic death metal outfit MISERY SPEAKS has been confirmed for the Metalcamp festival, set to take place July 3-9, 2008 in Tolmin, Slovenia. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ALESTORM APOCALYPTICA ARCH ENEMY BEHEMOTH BIOMECHANICAL BRAINSTRORM CATAMENIA CELTIC FROST DARK FORTRESS DEAD BEYOND BURIED DRONE ELUVEITIE FEAR MY THOUGHTS FINNTROLL GORILLA MONSOON ...

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ARCH ENEMY, TEXTURES Confirmed For Slovenia's METALCAMP Festival

ARCH ENEMY and TEXTURES have been confirmed for the Metalcamp festival, set to take place July 3-9, 2008 in Tolmin, Slovenia. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Friday, July 4: IN FLAMES WINTERSUN HEAVEN SHALL BURN CATAMENIA OCTOBER FILE MACHINEMADE GOD HATE ALESTORM PENITENZIAGITE STAUB UND SCHATTEN Saturday, July 5: APOCALYPTICA CELTIC FROST ...

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FEAR MY THOUGHTS To Enter Studio Next Month

German modern melodic death hopefuls FEAR MY THOUGHTS have issued the following update: "It's a pleasure to announce that from now on, Rock The Nation agency, [which] also represents such great artists as WINTERSUN, SIX FEET UNDER, KATAKLYSM, THE VISION BLEAK and more, will be handling all future booking for FEAR MY THOUGHTS in Europe. ...

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