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METAL CHURCH Parts Ways With Guitarist JAY REYNOLDS

Veteran metallers METAL CHURCH have issued the following update: "Due to personal reasons, Jay Reynolds [also of MALICE] has left METAL CHURCH. We thank him for his contributions to the band, and wish him all the best in future endeavors. "Jay's replacement has not been decided upon yet, but it will be announced when a ...

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EPICUREAN Added To DANCE CLUB MASSACRE/FATE Tour

Minneapolis-based symphonic metal band EPICUREAN has just been added to the DANCE CLUB MASSACRE, FATE, and BLIND WITNESS tour kicking off in Newport Beach, CA on February 19. The dates are as follows: Feb. 19 - Newport Beach, CA @ Hogue Barmichaels Feb. 20 - Downey, CA @ Epic Lounge Feb. 22 - Bakersfield, CA ...

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MORTAL DECAY, ATROCIOUS ABNORMALITY Confirmed For EVANSVILLE DEATHFEST

MORTAL DECAY, ATROCIOUS ABNORMALITY and INSIDIOUS DECREPANCY are among the confirmed bands for the Evansville Deathfest, set to take place May 16 at Club 1123 in Evansville, Indiana. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: MORTAL DECAY ATROCIOUS ABNORMALITY INSIDIOUS DECREPANCY BLOODSOAKED SOLIDIFICATION ABOMINANT KINGDOM CREATED TO KILL ROTTED REBIRTH THE PATH LAID TO ...

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EPICUREAN Debut To Be Re-Released In April

Minneapolis-based symphonic metal band EPICUREAN will re-release its debut, "A Consequence of Design", on April 7 in Europe via Metal Blade Records (three days earlier in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Italy). According to a press release, "this new version of the album is remastered and offers a much heavier sound than the original. Additionally it ...

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THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD Recruits Drummer, Vocalist

Currently at home gearing up for the forthcoming Scum of the Earth tour alongside THROWDOWN, SOILWORK, and WAR OF AGES, South Carolina's THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD has issued an update on the band's recent lineup change: "We just want to fill everyone in on the current situation with TTEOTD," guitarist Justin Longshore says. ...

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Pestilence & Peril - THE HOWLING WIND

Ryan Lipynski ("Killusion") captained the experimental and now defunct THRALLDOM through three albums, as well as doing time with sludge monsters UNEARTHLY TRANCE. With THE HOWLING WIND, Lipynski channels his creative energies into a more traditional, though no less invigorating, black metal project that is as fierce and soot covered as it gets. "Pestilence & ...

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MISERY SIGNALS: New Album To Be Produced By DEVIN TOWNSEND

Guitarist Stuart Ross of Milwaukee, WI's metalcore act MISERY SIGNALS has issued the following update: "First off we are extremely excited to announce that the powerhouse maniacal genius, the one, the only Devin Townsend will be producing the new MISERY SIGNALS album (still yet to be titled). For those of you who are unfamiliar with ...

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ROADKILL To Release 'God Bless America' In November

Australian hard rockers, ROADKILL will release their debut album, "God Bless America", on November 9. The 12-song CD was recorded at Izaneer Studios in Hobart (Tasmania) between July and September and was engineered, mixed and co-produced by Brett Collidge ROADKILL features veteran TYRANT screamer Neil Steel alongside his brother Zig (guitar), Sheppo (bass) and Keef ...

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THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD Parts Ways With Guitarist

South Carolina's THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD has announced the departure of guitarist Chris Anderson. The band has recruited temporary axeman, and original member of the band, Richard Turbeville, for the band's upcoming run this fall as support to AS I LAY DYING, ALL THAT REMAINS, as well as HASTE THE DAY. Continuing to ...

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MALICE IN WONDERLAND Schedules Chinese Dates

Dark/glam rockers MALICE IN WONDERLAND will be one of the first Norwegian artists to play in China when they perform alonside Finland's NEGATIVE at the Rock-ing International Pop Music Festival. He dates are as follows: Oct. 01 - Beijing Star Live - Beijing, China Oct. 03 - Shanghai Zhongshan Park - Shanghai, China Oct. 05 ...

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VULTURE INDUSTRIES Launch Party Date Confirmed

VULTURE INDUSTRIES, the band that features current and former members of BLACK HOLE GENERATOR, SULPHUR, ENSLAVED, DEATHCON, SYRACH, MALICE IN WONDERLAND and TAAKE, will celebrate the release of its new album with a launch party at the Garage in its hometown of Bergen, Norway, on September 21. Other bands scheduled to appear are SULPHUR and ...

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EDU FALASCHI's ALMAH Parts Ways With Guitarist, Announces Replacement

ALMAH, the solo project of ANGRA frontman Edu Falaschi, has parted ways with guitarist Edu Ardanuy and has replaced him with Marcelo Barbosa from Brazilian metallers KHALLICE. Marcelo started his carreer in Brasilia, playing alongside musicians like Greg Howe, studied at Berklee College of Music in the USA, and founded one of Brazil's biggest music ...

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AS I LAY DYING, SIXX A.M., ADEMA First-Week Sales Revealed

The following are notable heavy metal/hard rock U.S. sales debuts for the week ending August 26, 2007, as reported by Nielsen SoundScan (all CD figures are rounded to the nearest 500; The Billboard 200 chart position included, where applicable): AS I LAY DYING - "An Ocean Between Us": 39,500 (#8) AIDEN – "Conviction": 12,500 (#55) ...

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Malice - THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD

A little of Erik Rutan's HATE ETERNAL brutality must have rubbed off on the members of THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD during the band's time spent at Mana Studios recording "Malice", an album that leaves 2005's "Bloodlust" in the dust. "Malice" is elephantine in its modern death metal power. It is amazing what a ...

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'Metal: A Headbanger's Companion II' Due In September

Earache Records' sequel to this year's "Metal: A Headbanger's Companion" is due to be released next month. With a fresh collection of over 100 blistering Earache tracks spread over six CDs, all for the price of one CD, "Metal: A Headbanger's Companion II", housed in a sturdy box, gives value for money and hours of ...

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THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD Confirms Late Summer Headlining Tour

South Carolina's THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD has confirmed another American headlining tour for August and September, this time featuring support from AS BLOOD RUNS BLACK, Prosthetic Records labelmates BENEATH THE MASSACRE, and ION DISSONANCE. Hitting many places the band hasn't played for a time, this headlining tour is the second domestic outing in ...

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HATE Prepares To Record New Album

Industrial death/black metal mongers HATE will soon enter Hertz Studio in Bialystok, Poland to record their new album, tentatively entitled "Katharsis". HATE has been working on the new material for a few months now and is in the process of doing pre-production — creating samples and backgrounds for what is now eight finished songs! The ...

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