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LANDMINE MARATHON: 'Beaten And Left Blind' Video Released

"Beaten And Left Blind", the new video from Arizona grind masters LANDMINE MARATHON, can be seem below. The song comes off the band's fourth album, "Gallows", which was released on September 27 via Prosthetic Records. The CD was recorded by LANDMINE MARATHON guitarist Ryan Butler at Arcane Digital Recording Studio (EXHUMED, NIGHTRAGE, MISERY INDEX, PHOBIA) ...

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WARBRINGER Parts Ways With Guitarist, Announces Replacement

Longtime guitarist Adam Carroll has left Los Angeles thrashers WARBRINGER. The band enlisted friend and talented young guitarist Andrew Bennett for the upcoming North American tour with ICED EARTH, with the hope that he may become a permanent member of the group. Commented Carroll: "To all fans and friends, I, Adam Carroll, have officially quit ...

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IMPERIAL STATE ELECTRIC To Release 'Pop War' In March

IMPERIAL STATE ELECTRIC, the Swedish rock band led by THE HELLACOPTERS architect and former ENTOMBED drummer Nicke Andersson, will release its new album, "Pop War", on March 9 via Psychout. The ten-song CD was recorded at Gutterview Studios in Stockholm. For all the vinyl lovers out there, "Pop War" will be out on a strictly ...

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CONVERGE Begins Recording New Album

Massachusetts-based hardcore/metal band CONVERGE will enter guitarist Kurt Ballou's Godcity studios in Salem, Massachusetts today (Monday, January 23) to begin recording its new album, tentatively titled "All We Love We Leave Behind", for a late spring/early summer release via Epitaph. CONVERGE's latest CD, "Axe To Fall", sold 3,000 copies in the United States in its ...

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Maryland Deathfest – The Movie II - Various Artists

You lapped up "Maryland Deathfest: The Movie" like a parched dog. Now you've got the second installment to quench that thirst. Maryland Deathfest has turned into the premier extreme music event in North America, each year coming with more rabid anticipation than the last. You can hear it from the excited comments of attendees and ...

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KRUX: New Stockholm Performance Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of KRUX — the Swedish band featuring CANDLEMASS bassist Leif Edling, ex-YNGWIE MALMSTEEN singer Mats Levén, ex-ENTOMBED drummer Peter Stjärnvind, guitarist Jörgen Sandström (also in THE PROJECT HATE, ex-ENTOMBED/GRAVE), OPETH/ex-ARCH ENEMY guitarist Fredrik Åkesson and keyboardist Carl Westholm — performing the song "The Hades Assembly" on December 29, 2011 at Debaser in ...

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CONVERGE: New Album Title Revealed

Massachusetts-based hardcore/metal band CONVERGE has set "All We Love We Leave Behind" as the title of its new album, tentatively due late spring/early summer via Epitaph. CONVERGE's latest CD, "Axe To Fall", sold 3,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 163 on The Billboard 200 ...

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WARBRINGER: Video Interview Posted Online

Metal Gods TV conducted an interview with Los Angeles thrashers WARBRINGER at U.K.'s Hard Rock Hell V festival, which took place December 1-4, 2011 at Pontins in Prestatyn, North Wales. You can now watch the chat below. WARBRINGER's third album, "Worlds Torn Asunder", sold around 2,000 copies in the United States in its first week ...

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DECREPIT BIRTH: New Video Interview Posted Online

Rafael Bracero of Rock Spot Plus conducted an interview with bassist Derek Boyer, guitarist Matt Sotelo and drummer Sam Paulicelli of Santa Cruz, California-based tech-death masters DECREPIT BIRTH on December 17, 2011 in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico. You can now watch the chat below. DECREPIT BIRTH's third album, "Polarity", sold around 1,300 copies in the ...

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Beyond the Fall of Time - EXMORTUS

What a difference a new vocalist makes! Well, not really a "new" vocalist, just a different member barking. With the departure of vocalist/guitarist Balmore, who sang lead and shredded away on 2008's brilliant EXMORTUS debut, "In Hatred's Flame", co-shredder Conan slid over to the microphone and brings a nastier, meaner voice to "Beyond the Fall ...

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WARBRINGER: New Video Interview Posted Online

Sonic Shocks conducted an interview with Los Angeles thrashers WARBRINGER at U.K.'s Hard Rock Hell V festival, which took place December 1-4, 2011 at Pontins in Prestatyn, North Wales. You can now watch the chat below. WARBRINGER's third album, "Worlds Torn Asunder", sold around 2,000 copies in the United States in its first week of ...

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ENTOMBED: Video Footage Of MASS DEATHTRUCTION Performance

Fan-filmed video footage of ENTOMBED's performance at the Mass Deathtruction festival, which was held November 19-20, 2011 at La Ferme du Bireau of Louvain-la-Neuve in Belgium, can be seen below. ENTOMBED's latest album, "Serpent Saints - The Ten Amendments", was released in the U.S. on July 31, 2007 via Candlelight/Threeman Recordings. The 10-song effort marked ...

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VOLBEAT Parts Ways With Guitarist

Danish metal rock 'n' rollers VOLBEAT have issued the following update: "VOLBEAT has decided to part ways with Thomas Bredahl. "Being in a band is in many ways similar to a marriage with ups and downs. At times you can work it out and sometimes you need to go separate ways... "We want to thank ...

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ENTOMBED: New Video Interview Posted Online

MetalChroniques.fr conducted an interview with Swedish metallers ENTOMBED when the band played at the Mass Deathtruction festival, which was held November 19-20, 2011 at La Ferme du Bireau of Louvain-la-Neuve in Belgium. ENTOMBED's latest album, "Serpent Saints - The Ten Amendments", was released in the U.S. on July 31, 2007 via Candlelight/Threeman Recordings. ...

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'Rock Science': The Trivia Board Game For Rockers

Rock Science is a new board game that will be released on December 9. The game was created by a group of rockers including Nicke Andersson (a.k.a. Nick Royale; ENTOMBED, THE HELLACOPTERS, IMPERIAL STATE ELECTRIC), and is all about hard rock knowledge. The goal was to turn rockers' beer-fueled music arguments into a game that ...

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VOLBEAT: 'Live From Beyond Hell/Above Heaven' CD/DVD Trailer Released

Danish metal rock 'n' rollers VOLBEAT will release "Live From Beyond Hell/Above Heaven" in Europe on November 25 via Vertigo/Universal on double DVD, Blu-ray, limited double DVD + audio CD, CD, digital download and VOD. With engines revving, VOLBEAT takes "Live From Beyond Hell/Above Heaven" into overdrive and jacks up their musical ride with footage ...

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WARBRINGER Covers MOTRHEAD Classic On New Seven-Inch Single

A special and limited seven-inch EP from Los Angeles thrashers WARBRINGER featuring the track "Living Weapon" as well as the exclusive B-side "(We Are) The Road Crew", a cover of the MOTRHEAD classic, will be available to purchase from the band at upcoming shows as well as via CM Distro and mailorders soon. On the ...

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OPETH: New Interview With FREDRIK KESSON

Steven Rosen of Ultimate-Guitar.com recently conducted an interview with guitarist Fredrik kesson of Swedish progressive metallers OPETH. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Ultimate-Guitar.com: You played in a bunch of metal bands before joining OPETH: ARCH ENEMY, TALISMAN, SOUTHPAW, KRUX and several others. Do you think you brought any of ...

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VOLBEAT: New Audio Interview With JON LARSEN

Andy Roberts of Dead Press! conducted an interview with drummer Jon Larsen of Danish metal rock 'n' rollers VOLBEAT on October 28, 2011 in Manchester, England. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. VOLBEAT will release "Live From Beyond Hell/Above Heaven" in Europe on November 21 via Vertigo/Universal on double ...

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NAPALM DEATH Frontman Joins VOLBEAT On Stage In London (Video)

Mark "Barney" Greenway of British grindcore pioneers NAPALM DEATH joined Danish metal rock 'n' rollers VOLBEAT on stage last night (Saturday, October 29) at the HMV Forum in London, England to perform the VOLBEAT track "Evelyn". Low-quality fan-filmed video footage of his appearance can be seen below. In April 2011 interview with Straight.com, VOLBEAT vocalist/guitarist ...

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NAPALM DEATH Frontman To Join VOLBEAT On Stage In London

Mark "Barney" Greenway of British grindcore pioneers NAPALM DEATH will join Danish metal rock 'n' rollers VOLBEAT on stage this coming Saturday, October 29 at the HMV Forum in London, England to perform the VOLBEAT track "Evelyn". In April 2011 interview with Straight.com, VOLBEAT vocalist/guitarist Michael Poulsen spoke about Barney's appearance on the studio version ...

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WARBRINGER: Video Interview With JOHN KEVILL

On October 21, Randy Smith of the Metallic Onslaught conducted an interview with vocalist John Kevill of Los Angeles thrashers WARBRINGER at the Montage Music Hall in Rochester, New York. You can now watch the chat below. WARBRINGER's third album, "Worlds Torn Asunder", sold around 2,000 copies in the United States in its first week ...

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WARBRINGER Frontman Interviewed On 'The Metal File' (Audio)

Vocalist John Kevill of Los Angeles thrashers WARBRINGER was interviewed for the latest edition of "The Metal File" podcast from Montreal's CHOM-FM. You can now stream the chat using the audio player below. WARBRINGER's third album, "Worlds Torn Asunder", sold around 2,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to ...

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WARBRINGER: First 'North America Torn Asunder Tour' Webisode Available

The first in a series of webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from WARBRINGER's "North America Torn Asunder Tour" with DIAMOND PLATE, LANDMINE MARATHON and LAZARUS A.D. can be seen below. WARBRINGER's third album, "Worlds Torn Asunder", sold around 2,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The CD ...

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DISMEMBER Calls It Quits

Bassist Tobias Cristiansson of Swedish death metal veterans DISMEMBER has released the following statement to BLABBERMOUTH.NET: "After 23 years, DISMEMBER have now decided to quit. We wish to thank all our fans for your support." DISMEMBER played its first concert since 2008 as the headliners of Death Feast Open Air festival on June 23, 2011 ...

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WARBRINGER Frontman Interviewed On 90.3 WMSC (Audio)

Japan Nick of the "Japan Nick's Rock And Metal Pandemonium" show, which airs on the Upper Montclair, New Jersey radio station 90.3 WMSC, recently conducted an interview with vocalist John Kevill of Angeles thrashers WARBRINGER. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud player below. WARBRINGER's third album, "Worlds Torn Asunder", sold around ...

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OZ: 'Burning Leather' Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Reactivated legendary 1980s Finnish/Swedish heavy metal band OZ will release its new album, "Burning Leather", on November 18 via AFM Records. The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Dominator 02. Searchlights 03. Let Sleeping Dogs Lie 04. Fire In The Brain 05. Seasons In The Darkness 06. Turn The Cross Upside Down ...

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WARBRINGER: 'Worlds Torn Asunder' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Worlds Torn Asunder", the third album from Los Angeles thrashers WARBRINGER, sold around 2,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The CD landed at position No. 11 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined ...

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