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German Politician Apologizes DEN SAAKALDTE For False Accusations

Political member of the centre-left German party SPD, Ralf Hofman, has publicly apologized to – amogst other artists – DEN SAAKALDTE, for his false false accusations concerning band’s alleged involvement in the so colled “right-wing scene”, with regards to the band’s appearance at the Norwegian Hellcamp in Schweinfurt this October. The whole incident was originally and wrongly ignited by Antifa, and brought to the attention of Schweinfurt’s local authorities (including Ralf Hofman), in order to ban the Norwegian Hellcamp Festival […]

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THANATOS To Release New Album ‘Global Purification’ In November

Dutch death/thrash metal veterans THANATOS will release their brand new studio album, Global Purification, on November 17th in Europe and November 18th in North America (digital only) via Century Media Records. With Stephan Gebédi’s (guitar, vocals) and Paul Baayens’ (guitars) duties with their other bands – HAIL OF BULLETS and ASPHYX – it has become a bit quiet around Netherland’s longest running extreme metal band. But 2014 marks THANATOS’ 30th anniversary and their return to full power. And what would […]

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THE CROWN Set To Release 8th Studio Album In January

Swedish death metal veterans THE CROWN are proud to announce the release of their 8th studio album, Death Is Not Dead, which will be unleashed on January 12th in Europe and January 13th in North America via Century Media Records. To give fans a preview of what’s to come, THE CROWN will release a limited 7″ EP, Headhunter, on October 27th. This EP includes one track from the upcoming album, as well as an exclusive track on the b-side: a […]

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ANAAL NATHRAKH Debut “Monstrum In Animo” At Decibel Magazine

Long running UK extreme metal duo/recent Metal Blade signees, ANAAL NATHRAKH, are pleased to soil your day with the repugnant sounds of “Monstrum In Animo,” now playing at Decibel Magazine. The ferocious new hymn comes by way of the band’s soon-to-be detonated Desideratum full-length. Produced by guitarist/bassist/programmer Mick Kenney, with vocals recorded at Necrodeath Studios in Birmingham, and music tracked and mixed at The Black Flamingo in Orange County, California, Desideratum flaunts eleven fantastically mischievous odes of agony and despair.Declares […]

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CANNIBAL CORPSE’s ‘A Skeletal Domain’ Out Today On Metal Blade Records

Today marks of the official unveiling of CANNIBAL CORPSE’s anticipated A Skeletal Domain full-length! Out NOW via Metal Blade Records, the thirteenth full-length from the American death metal institution was produced by Mark Lewis (The Black Dahlia Murder, DevilDriver) at Audio Hammer Studios, and delivers twelve ill-omened tracks in forty-four minutes, the result of which is a colossal, confrontational, and meticulously-executed display of unparalleled brutality. In an 8/10 review, Decibel Magazine gushes, “‘Vector Of Cruelty’ is a masterful combination of […]

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AT THE GATES Reveal ‘At War With Reality’ Album Formats

“Gothenburg style” melodic death metal pioneers AT THE GATES will soon release their first new music in 19 years! Below is an overview of the formats for the highly anticipated At War With Reality comeback studio album, which will be released via Century Media Records on October 27th: – Jewelcase CD (20 page booklet) – Digipak CD (20 page booklet; 2 bonus tracks; patch) – Cassette (limited to 500 copies worldwide) – Digital download – Gatefold 180gr. LP (20 page […]

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Cvlt Nation Streams New Song from WINTERFYLLETH

With the North American release date of the new WINTERFYLLETH album looming, Cvlt Nation today premieres the album’s title track as an exclusive stream. The Divination of Antiquity was produced by Chris Fielding and features eight new songs from the regarded Manchester-based UK black metal band. Pre-orders for the album are now available via Itunes, Amazon, and the label’s official webstore. To hear “The Divination of Antiquity” click HERE. Stereogum has calls The Divination of Antiquity, “maybe the best black […]

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Decibel Premieres KRIEG’s First Ever Official Video

Photo Credit: Angelize Photography With KRIEG’s latest album now in stores, Decibel Magazine today premieres the first official video by the band for the song “Ruin Our Lives.” Transient, released September 2, is the seventh full length recording from the long-running black metal band. The 56-minute album was recorded earlier this year at Machines With Magnets Studios in Providence and features guest appearance from Thurston Moore and the band’s re-make of Amebix classic “Winter.” Transient offers KRIEG mastermind Neill (aka […]

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KING DIAMOND Announces Opening Act for North American Tour

KING DIAMOND would like to welcome Jess and the Ancient Ones as the opening act for the North American tour this fall. The occult rock group from Kuopio, Finland, was personally selected by King Diamond himself to be the openers on the tour. Jess and the Ancient Ones is an occult rock band from Kuopio, Finland. This seven-headed entity was given birth by Thomas Corpse and Thomas Fiend, its purpose being the exploration of magical realms beyond the mundane. The band’s […]