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UNCURED Announce New Bassist

Death metal band Uncured have announced a lineup change, with the bass position now being taken over by Spencer Metela. The position was held by John Kita, who joined the band in 2016 to help them with touring duties after the launch of their debut album, “Medusa”. The band made the following announcement: “We are pleased to announce that Spencer Metela will be joining Uncured as our new bass player. Spencer is an exceptional musician with extensive touring experience. He […]

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DARK FUNERAL & BELPHEGOR Set To Co-Headline Devastation On The Nation Tour

The Devastation On The Nation Tour have unveiled their 2019 lineup, and this year the tour is leaning hard into black metal. This year will be co-headlined by Dark Funeral and Belphegor, and support will come from Incantation, Hate, Vale of Pnath, and Nightmarer. It should also be mentioned that it will be Hate’s first US tour in eight years. The full announcement reads as follows: “We are beyond excited to announce the lineup for the 5th year of Devastation […]

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PERIPHERY Unveil New Album & First Single

Periphery have been building up the release of their fourth album for the past few months. Now, the band have unveiled “Periphery IV: HAIL STAN”, as well as released the album’s first single, “Blood Eagle”. The song is heavy as hell, and definitely has me excited. I’ve never really given Periphery that much attention, but this is really solid material. The band’s statement reads as follows, “Our new album Periphery IV: HAIL STAN will be coming out April 5th on […]

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AVATAR Announce North American Tour

Avatar have announced a North American headline tour, set to kick off in mid-May. Support for the run is Devin Townsend performing an acoustic set, as well as Dance with the Dead, and 68. The official release, including dates, are as follows: “Citizens of Avatar Country! People of North America! THE KING RETURNS TO USA AND CANADA IN MAY AND JUNE! A glorious return with a royally approved super line-up, featuring 68, Dance with the dead, and the great Devin […]

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ANCESTRAL LEGACY Release New Split With VEIL OF MIST, Streaming On Bandcamp

Ancestral Legacy from Norway will be releasing the physical version of a 10-track split EP, entitled The Silent Frontier, alongside French metallers Veil Of Mist. You can check out the tracks from both bands with streaming them through the YouTube video down below. In addition to the 4 tracks from each of the digital EP’s from Ancestral Legacy and Veil Of Mist, this version also contains one bonus track from each band. Listen to the streaming tracks here: https://veilofmistfrance.bandcamp.com/album/the-silent-frontier-2    

ALBUMS

CRAFTING THE CONSPIRACY – The Cosmic Key Part I

Formed in 2014, from Odessa, Texas, Crafting The Conspiracy are a upcoming deathcore/melodic death metal band who takes many Influences from In Flames, So This Is Suffering, The Black Dahlia Murder, Fallujah and Thy Art Is Murder. The Cosmic Key Part I is a album filled with musical brilliance well as amazing craftsmanship as you can easily tell the members have studied and crafted a EP that’s extremely heavy, aggressive and overall the compositions alongside the instrumentals have set themselves […]

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MENTAL CRUELTY Reveal New Album Details

German deathcore outfit Mental Cruelty have unveiled the cover art and track listing of their new album, “Inferis”. The band also revealed the guests on the new album, which include Jason Evans from Ingested, and Dickie Allen of Infant Annihilator. The full announcement, including the track list, reads as follows: “Here it is, the full cover of our second full length called INFERIS! 🔥⛪️🔥 Tracklist and Guest Feature: 1. Inferis 2. Planet Of Misery 3. Blood Altar 4. Tormentum (feat […]

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DESECRAVITY – Anathema

Combining influences from Origin, Hate Eternal, Dying Fetus, Wormed, Deeds Of Flesh and Murder Made God, Desecravity are a Japanese technical brutal death metal band formed in 2007 with three full-lengths and are back once again with 2019’s Willowtip Records release of Anathema. Musically speaking, Desecravity exemplifies extreme metal with unreal, brutalized, unrelenting, crushed and dissonance style of technical brutal death metal borrows elements from Spawn Of Possession and Beneath The Massacre with a punishing production reminiscent of Suffocation will […]

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BURIED ABOVE GROUND Announce Departure Of Vocalist

Deathcore band Buried Above Ground announces the departure of vocalist, Eric McMahon. While no reason was given for the split, based on Eric’s announcement, him recently having a child probably has something to do with it. The band’s statement reads as follows: “We have decided to part ways with our vocalist Eric. February 8th at Amsterdam Bar and Hall in St Paul MN will be his last ever performance with the band. To all our fans and supporters… We would […]