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Skype With KING DIAMOND

KING DIAMOND/MERCYFUL FATE frontman King Diamond has posted the following message on his official web site, CovenWorldwide.org: "Lately, there have been too many unfounded rumours and speculations regarding me and the band. There has even been various accusations of all kinds of things, most of which totally unfounded. "When these attacks come about, ...

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RAVENS CREED Announces Singer For New Album

RAVENS CREED, the "VENOM-worshipping scumbags" featuring Steve Watson (ex-IRON MONKEY), Jason Graham, and former SABBAT bassist Frazer Craske, have recruited Stian "Iscariah" Smorholm (ex-IMMORTAL, DEAD TO THIS WORLD) to handle the vocals on the band's second album, "A Conspiracy Of...". The group states, "Stian will not be able to become a full-time member as he ...

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NOMINON: New Album Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Swedish death metallers NOMINON will release their fourth album, "Monumentomb", on March 23 via Deathgasm Records. The CD was recorded at Necromorbus Studio (WATAIN, NOMINON, AVERSE SEFIRA, FUNERAL MIST, NEX, ONDSKAPT, MORK GRYNING, ADORIOR) in Alvik, Sweden and was mixed with producer Tore Stjerna. The group states, "We managed to record eleven songs and it ...

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LICK THE BLADE Wins CLEVELAND SCENE Magazine's 'Best Metal Band' Award

Cleveland, Ohio-based traditional metallers LICK THE BLADE were honored in the "Best Metal Band" category in Cleveland Scene magazine's annual 2010 Cleveland Music Awards. Each year the awards honor the best and brightest musical talent Northeast Ohio has to offer. This year's winners were announced live on this past weekend's CBS Radio's 92.3 FM "Inner ...

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RAVENS CREED: New Songtitles Revealed

RAVENS CREED, the "VENOM-worshipping scumbags" featuring Steve Watson (ex-IRON MONKEY), Jason Graham, and former SABBAT bassist Frazer Craske, are currently writing material for their second album, "A Conspiracy Of...", at the band's own Tenko studios for a tentative late 2010 release via Doomentia Records once again. Songtitles set to appear on the CD include: * ...

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KING DIAMOND Albums To Be Reissued On Colored Vinyl

Massacre Records will release new vinyl versions of six KING DIAMOND albums on March 26: * The Spider's Lullabye (1995) * The Graveyard (1996) * Voodoo (1998) * House Of God (2000) * The Puppet Master (2003) * Give Me Your Soul ... Please (2007) These gatefold LPs are strictly limited and handnumbered. The six ...

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LICK THE BLADE Writing Second Album

Cleveland, Ohio-based traditional metallers LICK THE BLADE are hard at work writing material for their new album, to be released on Auburn Records. The as-yet-untitled follow-up to 2009's "Graveyard Of Empires" will contain the following 11 tracks: 01. The Grand Inquisitor 02. Ashes Of The Phoenix 03. Cryptid 04. The Blessing 05. Twilight Of The ...

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NOMINON Announces New Vocalist

Swedish death metallers NOMINON have announced the addition of vocalist Henke Skoog (EVISCERATED) to the group's ranks. A photo of the band's new lineup can be viewed below. NOMINON has scheduled the following dates: May 07 - Sundsvall, SWE - Club Deströyer May 08 - Jönköping, SWE - Zaragon Rock Club May 09 - Göteborg, ...

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THE LUCIFER PRINCIPLE Parts Ways With Bassist, Announces Replacement

Dutch death metallers THE LUCIFER PRINCIPLE have parted ways with bassist Michael Grunwald and have replaced him with Sander Keuls. The band states, "Sander is the personification of death 'n' roll itself, [and] we couldn't wish for a better substitute." THE LUCIFER PRINCIPLE is currently working on material for its third album. According to the ...

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NOMINON: Swedish Dates Announced

Swedish death metallers NOMINON have scheduled the following dates: May 07 - Sundsvall, SWE - Club Deströyer May 08 - Jönköping, SWE - Zaragon Rock Club May 09 - Göteborg, SWE - Club Centurion Support on the shows will come from Spanish coffin robbers GRAVEYARD. NOMINON will release its fourth album, "Monumentomb", on March 23 ...

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KING DIAMOND: 'At The Graves' Three-Disc DVD Set Due In March

Massacre Records has set a March 26 European release date for "At The Graves", the long-awaited three-disc DVD set from KING DIAMOND. "This has taken so much longer than expected because of so many technical issues that I won't bore you to death, but we recently acquired a brand new noise-reduction program that we're using ...

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MEGADETH Takes Top Honors In 'Metal On Metal' Listener Poll

MEGADETH's "Endgame" album took the No. 1 spot in WJCU's "Metal On Metal" annual listener Top 25 countdown show. SLAYER's "World Painted Blood" and HEAVEN & HELL's "The Devil You Know" were close runner-ups for the second and third positions, respectively. This was the 26th year of the poll, which has become an annual tradition ...

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SIX FEET UNDER Schedules Florida In-Store

Tampa, Florida death metallers SIX FEET UNDER will sign copies of the third installment of their cover series, "Graveyard Classics 3", on Saturday, January 23 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Sound Exchange in Brandon, Florida. Sound Exchange 732 West Lumsden Rd. Brandon, FL 33511 813-651-9316 Due on January 19 via Metal Blade Records, ...

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GYPSY PISTOLEROS: New Album Title Announced

Hot on the heels of their critically acclaimed mini-album "Welcome To The Hotel De La Muerte", U.K. flamenco sleaze rockers GYPSY PISTOLEROS will release a brand new album in May 2010 called "The Greatest Flamenco Glam Sleaze Rock N Roll Band Ever!" through Bad Reputation Records. It will be produced by Simon Efemey (THE WILDHEARTS, ...

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THE LUCIFER PRINCIPLE: 'The Burial' Video Released

"The Burial", the new video from Dutch death metallers THE LUCIFER PRINCIPLE, can be viewed below. The clip was shot with Arno Zuidgeest of Holland's Arnoo Videoproducties. Commented the band: "We have been talking and thinking a lot 'bout this one. What kind story, what kind of setting and so on. The basic idea of ...

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THE LUCIFER PRINCIPLE: 'The Burial' Video To Debut This Weekend

Dutch death metallers THE LUCIFER PRINCIPLE recently filmed a video for the song "The Burial" with Arno Zuidgeest of Holland's Arnoo Videoproducties. The clip is expected to make its online debut this coming weekend. Commented the band: "We have been talking and thinking a lot 'bout this one. What kind story, what kind of setting ...

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SIX FEET UNDER Pulls Out Of Germany's SATANS CONVENTION Festival

Florida-based death metallers SIX FEET UNDER have issued the following update: "We are sorry to inform our fans who were planning to see us perform at Satans Convention [festival on December 12] in [Lengerich] Germany, we are forced to cancel due to the local promoter not responding to our communications, emails or phone calls by ...

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SIX FEET UNDER: 'Graveyard Classics 3' Cover Artwork Revealed

Tampa, Florida's kings of groove-laden death metal SIX FEET UNDER are back with the third installment of the band's cover series, "Graveyard Classics 3", due out via Metal Blade Records on January 19, 2010. "Graveyard Classics 3" was recorded at D.O.I. Digital Audio in Tampa, Florida, was mixed at Audiohammer Studios by Mark Lewis, and ...

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ZAKK WYLDE To Launch New GIBSON Guitars At Sydney In-Store

Zakk Wylde, legendary guitarist for OZZY OSBOURNE and founder of the heavy metal band BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, will appear at Allans Music store in Sydney, Australia on December 3 for the launch of his new Gibson guitars, the Les Paul BFG, Les Paul Bullseye and Buzzsaw, and the latest addition, the Graveyard Disciple. To attend ...

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LICK THE BLADE Debut To Receive U.S. Release

Cleveland traditional, classic metal band LICK THE BLADE will release its debut album, "Graveyard Of Empires", this month via Auburn Records. The CD was recorded at Noise Floor Studios in Cleveland with engineer Mark Klein (BREAKER). Cover art was designed by German artist Frank Fiedler. "Graveyard Of Empires" track listing: 01. Prelude To War 02. ...

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