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XANDRIA Return With New Single & Lineup

After releasing Theater Of Dimensions album back in 2017, German symphonic metal icons Xandria mark a steadfast return with more facets than ever on their new single, entitled “Reborn”. Active since the early 90s, the band introduces this eagerly anticipated song of life, featuring the dynamic range of new vocalist Ambre Vourvahis. Alongside new singer, the band also present Dimitrios Gatsios (drums), Tim Schwarz (bass) and Rob Klawonn (guitar) as the new band members. The band states: “Dear fans, Xandria […]

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MUNICIPAL WASTE Stream Track From Upcoming Album

Municipal Waste premiere “High Speed Steel”, the song no. 6 from the upcoming seventh studio album, Electrified Brain, which will hit the streets July 1st through Nuclear Blast. The accompanying lyric video was made by Mark Reategui, while live photos by Anthony Mehlhaff.  

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AVANTASIA Release New Single

Today is an exciting day as Avantasia herald a new age in the fantastic, ever-expanding universe of Avantasia with “The Wicked Rule The Night” single. After almost three years of hibernation, mastermind Tobias Sammet and his outstanding all-star formation inspire us with an epic full-throttle track, in which the master himself presents his absolute world-class vocal form alongside guest vocalist Ralf Scheepers. The song, which gives a first impression of the band’s ninth album A Paranormal Evening With The Moonflower […]

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THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER’s Vocalist Trevor Strnad Dead At 41

We are shocked and saddened to learn that The Black Dahlia Murder vocalist Trevor Strnad has passed away at 41 years old. The band broke the news, writing: “It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Trevor Scott Strnad. Beloved son, brother, and Shepard of good times, he was loved by all that met him. A walking encyclopedia of all things music. He was a hugger, a writer, and truly one of the world’s greatest entertainers. His […]

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HOMOPHOBIC FECALPHELIAC Announce Name Change

California based slamming brutal death metal project Homophobic Fecalpheliac have returned and announced via their Instagram that they have officially changed their name. The new name of the group is Hematophagy which a Facebook page has been created for the band as well. More news on the band’s return will be posted as it comes in. More can be found on their new Facebook page HERE.  

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ARTIFICIAL BRAIN Unleash New Track

New York-based tech death metal outfit Artificial Brain have debuted a new single from their eponymous third self-titled album, which will be released on June 3rd through Profound Lore Records. New track “Parasite Signal” is available for listening below.  

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DRAGONLAND Sign Deal With AFM Records

Symphonic power metallers Dragonland and AFM Records are announcing to team up for common future plans. The Swedish band takes their chances to make the next giant leap and will release their upcoming record through the German label. “We’re thrilled to be working with AFM again for our forthcoming album”, says Elias Holmlid, Dragonland keyboardist and composer. “Fans of Dragonland should know that we’re no strangers to music and tales of epic proportions, and ‘The Power of the Nightstar’ is […]