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ENTHRONED, DEMONICAL Confirmed For Germany's UP FROM THE GROUND Festival

ENTHRONED and DEMONICAL have been confirmed for the 2007 edition of the Up From The Ground festival, set to take place August 24-25 in Gemünden, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): APOPHIS ARCH ENEMY BENEDICTION DEMONICAL DISASTER KFW DYING FETUS EAR-SHOT ENTHRONED ENTOMBED EQUILIBRIUM EVOCATION FLESHLESS GRAVEWORM GRIND INC. ...

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ENTHRONED Frontman Reports On Italian Tour

Nornagest, guitarist/vocalist of the long-running Belgian black metal warlords ENTHRONED, has posted a report from the band's recent Italian tour on the band's official forum. Read it at this location. ENTHRONED recently announced the return of drummer Alsvid for the recording sessions for the group's new album, "Tetra Karcist". The band also added ...

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ENTHRONED Welcomes Back Drummer For Studio Sessions

Long-running Belgian black metal warlords ENTHRONED have issued the following update: "Glaurung [drums] will not be able to record [the new ENTHRONED album] 'Tetra Karcist' due to his [inability] to get days off from work. Therefore we are please to welcome back Alsvid (ex-member) behind the drumkit for the studio sessions. Nerath Daemon (ex-ENTHRONED and ...

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MÅNEGARM Confirmed For Belgium's METAL MEAN Festival

Swedish "Viking metal" act MÅNEGARM has been confirmed for the Metal Mean festival, set to take place July 21-22 in Mean (in the middle of the Wallonie), Belgium. Mean is located at around 50 kms from Namur, 100 kms from Brussels, 80 kms from Maastricht (The Netherlands), 175 kms from Cologne (Germany) and 350 kms ...

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AKERCOCKE: In Recording Mode

U.K. death metallers AKERCOCKE have commenced the recoridng sessions for their as-yet-untitled album at their own Goat of Mendes Studios in West London. Commented frontman Jason Mendonca: "The studio has recently undergone a refit following the recording of the previous album 'Words That Go Unspoken, Deeds That go Undone', and is now a fully digital ...

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ENTHRONED To Team Up With SINISTER For Italian Mini-Tour

Long-running Belgian black metal warlords ENTHRONED will team up with SINISTER, VEXED and NECROART for a short Italian tour in May. Confirmed dates are as follows: May 03 - La Tana Delle Tigri - Montegranaro (AP) May 04 - TBA - Palermo May 05 - Sottosopra Rockzone - Este (PD) May 06 - Thunder Road ...

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ENTHRONED Announces New Bassist; Guitarist NORNAGEST To Take Over Lead Vocals

Long-running Belgian black metal warlords ENTHRONED have announced the return of addition of bassist Phorgath to the group's ranks. "Phorgath used to be [the] session guitar player [for ENTHRONED] after Nerath Daemon's departure and is the frontman of Belgian death/black metal band EMPTINESS," the group writes in a statement. In other news, ENTHRONED has announced ...

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HECATE ENTHRONED Cancels Dates; New Music Posted Online

U.K. black metallers HECATE ENTHRONED have cancelled their previously announced dates in Birmingham, Newport and Manchester in order to "concentrate on tour plans for next year," according to a press release. The band's last show of the year will take place on December 9 at The Snooty Fox in Wakefield. In other news, HECATE ENTHRONED ...

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ENTHRONED Parts Ways With Singer

Guitarist Nornagest of the long-running Belgian black metal warlords ENTHRONED has sent the following message to BLABBERMOUTH.NET: "On October 19th 2006, the decision was taken that longtime vocalist Sabathan won't be a part of ENTHRONED anymore. It was time to choose whether we would go on like this and lead ENTHRONED to a certain death ...

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The Realm of Napalm Records - VARIOUS ARTISTS

If you aren't already familiar with this label's preoccupation with the European bastard sons and daughters of TIAMAT, CREMATORY THE GATHERING and CEMETARY, you'll find much to love in this extensive label sampler. Of course, if you are already a disciple of heavy guitars, gothic attitudes, female vocals, and (occasionally) fake elf ears and medieval ...

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ENTHRONED Hard At Work On 'Tetra Karcist'

Long-running Belgian black metal warlords ENTHRONED are currently in the studio working on their next album, tentatively titled "Tetra Karcist". According to a press release, the follow-up to 2004's "Xes Haereticum" "will catapult the band in a more extreme direction, increasing the dark and oppressive side of their music." An early 2007 release via Napalm ...

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HECATE ENTHRONED: U.K., Irish Tour Dates Announced

U.K. black metallers HECATE ENTHRONED have announced the following dates: Oct. 28 - Voodoo Lounge, Dublin, Ireland Dec. 09 - Wakefield, Snooty Fox, UK Dec. 10 - Birmingham, Flapper & Firkin, UK Dec. 16 - Newport, TJS, UK Dec. 17 - Manchester, Satans Hollow, UK HECATE ENTHRONED's most recent album, "Redimus", was released in May ...

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DARKANE Confirmed For Belgium's GRASPOP METAL MEETING

Swedish high-energy thrashers DARKANE have been confirmed for the Graspop Metal Meeting, set to take place June 23-25 in Dessel, Belgium. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Friday, June 23: WHITESNAKE LACUNA COIL SATYRICON DIE KRUPPS MOONSPELL MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP EVERGREY EDGUY TRIVIUM Y&T THE GATHERING LEAVES' EYES STREAM OF PASSION GOJIRA SOILWORK ...

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HECATE ENTHRONED: U.K. Tour Announced

U.K. black metallers HECATE ENTHRONED have just announced their first tour in years. The dates are as follows: Aug. 14 - Elektrowerkz – London, UK Aug. 15 - Unit 22 – Southampton, UK Aug. 16 - Old Angel – Nottingham, UK Aug. 17 - Rio - Bradford, UK Aug. 19 - Varsity - Wolverhampton, UK ...

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ANCIENT RITES Confirmed For Belgium's GRASPOP METAL MEETING

Belgian metallers ANCIENT RITES have been confirmed for the Graspop Metal Meeting, set to take place June 23-25 in Dessel, Belgium. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Friday, June 23: WHITESNAKE LACUNA COIL SATYRICON SEVENDUST MOONSPELL MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP EVERGREY EDGUY TRIVIUM Y&T THE GATHERING LEAVES' EYES STREAM OF PASSION GOJIRA SOILWORK 36 ...

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CALLENISH CIRCLE Confirmed For Belgium's GRASPOP METAL MEETING

Dutch melodic death metallers CALLENISH CIRCLE have been confirmed for the Graspop Metal Meeting, set to take place June 23-25 in Dessel, Belgium. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Friday, June 23: WHITESNAKE LACUNA COIL SATYRICON SEVENDUST MOONSPELL MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP EVERGREY EDGUY TRIVIUM Y&T THE GATHERING LEAVES' EYES STREAM OF PASSION GOJIRA ...

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IMMORTAL Tribute Album: More Details Revealed

More details have been revealed about the upcoming IMMORTAL tribute album, "Epimythion - Tribute to Immortal", tentatively due this fall via Greece's Townsend Avalanche Music. The complete track listing for the CD is as follows: TRAGEDY BEGINS - "The Sun No Longer Rises" BEYOND DAWN - "Storming Through Red Clouds And Holocaust Winds" ENDWARFMENT - ...

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KEEP OF KALESSIN Added To IMMORTAL Tribute Album

Norwegian black metallers KEEP OF KALESSIN, featuring Obsidian C. (a.k.a. Arnt Grønbech, also a touring guitarist for SATYRICON) on guitars/bass/synth, have reportedly been confirmed for the upcoming IMMORTAL tribute album, "Epimythion - Tribute to Immortal", tentatively due this fall via Greece's Townsend Avalanche Music. KEEP OF KALESSIN have yet to announce which IMMORTAL track they ...

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IMMORTAL Tribute Album Due In The Fall

Townsend Avalanche Music will be releasing an IMMORTAL tribute album this fall. Entitled "Epimythion - Tribute to Immortal", the collection will feature the following track listing: SUNN O))) – "Cursed Realms Of The Winterdemons" BEYOND DAWN - "Storming Through Red Clouds And Holocaust Winds" VREID - "As The Eternity Opens" OCD+BRAINCONTROLLER - "Pure Holocaust" ENDWARFMENT ...

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