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Mexico's MONTERREY METAL FEST: Second-Stage Lineup Revealed

Dark Vission Entertainment, the promoters of the 2006 Monterrey Metal Fest and Mexico's Rock Metal magazine, have announced the second-stage lineup for the third edition of the Monterrey Metal Fest, set to take place Saturday, September 23, 2006 at the Coca Cola Auditorium in the city of Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. SLAYER will headline and ...

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SATYRICON Films 'The Pentagram Burns' Video

Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON have posted the following message on their official web site: "We spent the weekend shooting a new video for 'The Pentagram Burns' with director Håvard Arnstad in Oslo, Norway. The video will be ready for viewing the first week of September here on this website, before it hits TV stations around ...

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CRADLE OF FILTH: 'Thornography' Pushed Back to October; Track Listing Revealed

British extreme metallers CRADLE OF FILTH have finalized the track listing for their new album, "Thornography", due on October 16 via Roadrunner Records. The follow-up to 2004's "Nymphetamine", "Thornography" was recorded at Lincolnshire, England's Chapel studios with producer Rob Caggiano (BLEEDING THROUGH, ANTHRAX) and was mixed at Backstage Studios in Derbyshire, England by Andy Sneap ...

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Reunited DREAM DEATH To Open For CELTIC FROST In Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA's DREAM DEATH, who gained popularity among the metal underground in the Eighties, will be reuniting to open for CELTIC FROST on September 19, 2006 at the Rex Theatre in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. According to the band's bassist Ted Williams, the group's lineup will include all four original members. DREAM DEATH returned in 2005 to ...

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SATYRICON Confirmed For 'Exotic' Norwegian Festival

Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON have posted the following message on their official web site: "Saturday the 8th of July, SATYRICON will do one of its most 'exotic' shows in a 14-year-long career playing the the commune of Træna, 33 nautical miles from mainland Norway. It consists of over 1,000 small islands and such, and is ...

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SATYRICON: More Norwegian Festival Appearances Announced

Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON have added three dates in Norway to their live schedule. Upcoming SATYRICON concerts now include: Jun. 23 - Graspop - Dessel, BEL Jun. 24 - HellFest - Nantes, FRA Jul. 01 - Hard Rock Laager Festival - Vana-Vigala, EST Jul. 06 - Quart festivalen - Kristiansand, NOR Jul. 07 - Metaltown ...

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SATYRICON: 'Rebel Extravaganza' To Be Reissued With Bonus Tracks

According to MTV.com, SATYRICON will reissue their 1999 album, "Rebel Extravaganza", July 25. The record will be remixed and feature three bonus tracks: "Nemesis Divina (Clean Version Mix)" and "Blessed From Below (Melancholy Oppression Longing)", as well as a cover of SARCOFAGO's "I.N.R.I." As previously reported, Sony Music in Norway has revealed that "The Pentagram ...

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SATYRICON To Perform At Oslo's VG LISTA TOPP 20

Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON have posted the following message on their official web site: "We just got back from England after playing the main stage of Download [festival] at Donington Park on Saturday in front of over 50,000 people. Too short, but still very sweet we felt and that is what all the fans we ...

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SATYRICON: New Single Announced

According to Rockdetector.com, Sony Music in Norway has revealed that "The Pentagram Burns" will be launched this summer as the second SATYRICON single taken from the "Now, Diabolical" album. "Now, Diabolical" debuted at No. 2 on the national Norwegian charts and also charted in Sweden and Finland. The album's first single, "K.I.N.G.", released ...

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Original PENTAGRAM Member Loses Battle With Cancer

Vincent McAllister, the guitarist and a founding member of seminal metal band PENTAGRAM, has lost his battle with cancer at the age of 51. McAllister played guitar in the classic '70s PENTAGRAM lineup that also included vocalist Bobby Liebling, bassist Greg Mayne and drummer Geof O'Keefe. His recorded works can be heard throughout the various ...

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GORGOROTH, SAHG Songs Posted Online

Candlelight Records has premiered "Wound upon Wound" from GORGOROTH's forthcoming album, "Ad Majorem Sathanas Gloriam", and "Boundless Demise" from SAHG's forthcoming debut, "Sahg 1", at the label's official MySpace page. Splitting studio time between Lydriket and Earshot Studios, GORGOROTH's "Ad Majorem Sathanas Gloriam" is the logical next chapter for the highly decorated and ...

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GORGOROTH Cancel Austrian Show

Norwegian black metallers GORGOROTH have posted the following message on their official web site: "GORGOROTH will hereby state that we for some rather obvious reasons have to cancel the upcoming show at Kaltenbach, Vienna, and that we for a period will not be available for any live shows. Questions from local promotors concerning future live ...

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Invaders - VARIOUS ARTISTS

A few years after someone, somewhere, thought stoner rock was gonna be the next big thing, a younger and hipper-looking contingent came along and decided trucker caps, three-quarter-sleeve baseball jersey shirts, and velvet blacklight posters were pretty cool after all. Some old-schoolers got caught up in this movement — former SLEEP man Matt Pike's band ...

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GORGOROTH: New Song Sample Posted Online

An unmastered MP3 sample of a brand new GORGOROTH track, entitled "Wound upon Wound", has been made available for download at the band's official web site. The song comes off the group's new album, "Ad Majorem Satanhas Gloriam", due in Europe on June 19 via Regain Records. The CD is scheduled to be ...

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GORGOROTH Complete Work On New Album

Norwegian black metallers GORGOROTH have completed work on their new CD, "Ad Majorem Satanhas Gloriam". Next week (April 11-12), the band's bassist and songwriter King ov Hell will take off for New York to sit in on a listening session for the new CD and to give interviews. A summer release via Regain Records is ...

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SATYRICON To Perform Live On Norwegian National Radio

Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON have posted the following message on their official web site: "[On Wednesday, April 5] We will play a one hour show live on Norwegian national radio in front of a live audience of about 100 people (that's all they can squeeze in there!) which are competition winners, members of the press ...

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The Black Is Never Far - PLACE OF SKULLS

The idea of metal having soul, as most people think of the term, would strike a lot of people as ludicrous. Those people haven't heard PLACE OF SKULLS, though. Formed by ex-DEATH ROW, CATHEDRAL and PENTAGRAM guitar slinger Victor Griffin, the band is on their third full-length album of doom rock laced with enough pathos ...

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First Daze Here Too – The Vintage Collection - PENTAGRAM

So you're telling me that we're supposed to shell out money for another odds-and-sods collection of demos from this seminal doom rock band? That disc one, the only seven decently recorded tracks here, contains two covers and a well-loved but already-released gem? And that in the liner notes, drummer/band historian Geof O' Keefe spells out, ...

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SATYRICON: New Song Available For Download

A brand new track from Norwegian black metallers SATYRICON, entitled "K.I.N.G", has been made available for download at this location. The song comes off the group's upcoming album, "Now, Diabolical", due in Europe on April 24 (via Sony/BMG in Norway and Roadrunner Records in the rest of the continent) and the U.S. on ...

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SATYRICON Sign North American Licensing Agreement With CENTURY MEDIA

Pioneering black metal artist SATYRICON have signed a North American licensing agreement with Century Media Records for their new album "Now, Diabolical". Set for release June 13, 2006, the North American version will include a bonus track and enhanced video. Mixing the album with celebrated producer Mike Fraser (METALLICA, AC/DC) in Vancouver, Canada, SATYRICON mainman ...

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