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OCEANO: 'Dawn Of Descent' Lyric Video Released

Chicago deathcore heavyweights OCEANO will release their new studio album, "Ascendants", on March 24 (one day earlier internationally) via Earache. The follow-up to 2013's "Incisions" was recorded at The Nook studio in New Lenox, Illinois with producer Nick Nativo (MONSTERS). Comments OCEANO frontman Adam Warren: "This album is an evolution of our brand of heaviness. ...

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OCEANO To Release 'Ascendants' Album In March

Chicago deathcore heavyweights OCEANO will release their new studio album, "Ascendants", on March 24 (one day earlier internationally) via Earache. The follow-up to 2013's "Incisions" was recorded at The Nook studio in New Lenox, Illinois with producer Nick Nativo (MONSTERS). Comments OCEANO frontman Adam Warren: "This album is an evolution of our brand of heaviness. ...

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THE SANITY DAYS Featuring Ex-ONSLAUGHT Members: Debut Album Audio Samples Available

A two-and-a-half-minute YouTube clip containing audio samples of the forthcoming debut album from THE SANITY DAYS — the project featuring four former members of legendary Bristol, England thrash metallers ONSLAUGHT — is available below. The CD was recorded at Doghouse Studio in Bristol for a late spring release via Candlelight Records. THE SANITY DAYS previously ...

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The Unborn Dead EP - SINISTER

Netherlands death metal squad SINISTER are back once again and ramping up a serious campaign behind their latest full-length, "The Post-Apocalyptic Servant". Spreading themselves across different labels to apparently get their thrashing onslaught delivered to as many blackened souls as possible, "The Post-Apocalyptic Servant" comes courtesy of their current home at Massacre Records. Meanwhile, Metal ...

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Ex-ANTHRAX Singer NEIL TURBIN On Illegal Downloading: 'People Who Ruined It Are Architects Of Internet'

Canada's The Metal Voice conducted an interview with with ONSLAUGHT guitarist Nige Rockett and the band's touring vocalist Neil Turbin (formerly of ANTHRAX), along with ARTILLERY singer Michael Bastholm Dahl, when the two bands performed in Montreal, Quebec, Canada on November 9 during the "Thrash Invasion Tour 2014". You can now watch the chat below. ...

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RIOT V: 'Unleash The Fire' Trailer

The remaining members of legendary metal pioneers RIOT are back and are ready to unleash the follow-up to 2011's reunion record "Immortal Soul". Due on October 22 in Scandinavia, October 24 release in Germany, October 27 release in the rest of Europe and October 28 in the U.S. and Canada via SPV/Steamhammer, "Unleash The Fire" ...

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ONSLAUGHT: '66 F**king 6' Video Released

"66 Fucking 6", the new video from British thrashers ONSLAUGHT, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's sixth album, "VI", which was released on September 20, 2013 via AFM Records. The follow-up to 2011's "Sounds Of Violence" was mixed by Thomas "Plec" Johansson (TIAMAT, SCAR SYMMETRY) at Panic Room studios in ...

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Ex-W.A.S.P. Guitarist CHRIS HOLMES: Most Lead Singers Are 'Jerks'

Kevin Oakes of Global Onslaught recently conducted an interview with former W.A.S.P. guitarist Chris Holmes. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the infamous scene in the "The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years" movie in which he ...

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Tourniquets, Hacksaws and Graves - AUTOPSY

Though "Tourniquets, Hacksaw and Graves" has been out a few months, it still seems like only yesterday AUTOPSY's previous album "The Headless Ritual" hit the metal masses. It as if AUTOPSY has set out to hurriedly make up for the lost time of their fifteen year hiatus. Since 2010, this band has churned out three ...

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RIOT V: More 'Unleash The Fire' Details Revealed

The remaining members of legendary metal pioneers RIOT are back and are ready to unleash the follow up to 2011's reunion record "Immortal Soul". Due on October 22 in Scandinavia, October 24 release in Germany, October 27 release in the rest of Europe and October 28 in the U.S. and Canada via SPV/Steamhammer, "Unleash The ...

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ARTILLERY: Fan-Filmed Footage Of Sheffield Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of ARTILLERY's July 18 performance at 02 Academy in Sheffield, England can be seen below. The Denmark thrash metal veterans will return to North America this fall for their first-ever North American tour. ARTILLERY will join ONSLAUGHT and STRIKER beginning on October 23 at Saint Vitus in Brooklyn, New York. The trek ...

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HAVOK Signs With CENTURY MEDIA

Century Media Records has announced the signing of Denver, Colorado's HAVOK. The young thrash metal quartet has worked nonstop, releasing three albums and touring the world the past five years, and is poised to take its music and career to another level. "We're so excited to sign with Century Media!" exclaims HAVOK guitarist Reece Scruggs. ...

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SLAYER, SUICIDAL TENDENCIES And EXODUS Announce Fall Tour

When SLAYER, SUICIDAL TENDENCIES and EXODUS played a handful of dates together this past May, every date was sold out and fans experienced a night of some of the best metal on the planet. With reviews like "the best show in years that I've been blessed to witness," "a metalhead's dream come true," and "...an ...

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CRIPPER Signs With METAL BLADE

Metal Blade Records has announced the signing of German thrashers CRIPPER. CRIPPER is convincing with its enthralling mix of old-school and modern thrash metal. Served with technical refinement and a lot of groove, the band kicks ass while being varied and distinct. Since their formation in 2005, the guys and gal from Hannover, Germany have ...

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ONSLAUGHT To Film New DVD On U.K. Tour

British thrashers ONSLAUGHT will hit the road in the United Kingdom and Ireland in the middle of July as part of their ongoing "Thrash Invasion" European tour in support of the "VI" album, released last September. The package is completed by Danish thrashers ARTILLERY and San Francisco Bay Area metallers HATRIOT, who are fronted by ...

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GOJIRA's JOSEPH DUPLANTIER Interviewed By METALLIC ONSLAUGHT (Audio)

On May 12, Randy "MetalWulf" Smith of Metallic Onslaught conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Joseph Duplantier of French progressive metallers GOJIRA before the band's show at the Town Ballroom in Buffalo, New York. You can now listen to the chat below. GOJIRA's fifth album, "L'Enfant Sauvage", sold almost 11,000 copies in the United States in ...

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EXCEL To Reissue Debut 'Split Image' Via SOUTHERN LORD This August

Following their 2013 reunion, the Californian hardcore/thrash metal crossover band EXCEL has teamed up with Southern Lord and is reissuing its debut album, "Split Image" (originally released through Suicidal and Caroline Records). Widely regarded as a classic album, "Split Image" was produced by Randy Burns (DEATH, POSSESSED, MEGADETH, KREATOR, SUICIDAL TENDENCIES). The reissue will contain ...

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