New Song “Hellbringer” Streaming From Blazing Rust

Russian old school metal band Blazing Rust is streaming the new song “Hellbringer,” the opening track from the upcoming debut album “Armed To Exist.” The album drops via Pure Steel Records on July 28th. Check it out in the player below.

The track listing is as follows:

1. Hellbringer
2. Shimmering Dawn
3. Blazing Rust
4. Dying World
5. Blindfold
6. Almighty Lord
7. Witch
8. Time of the Brave
9. Under the Spell

Check out “Hellbringer” here:

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Pure Steel Records Inks Deal With Last Pharaoh For Debut Album

Westchester, New York power/progressive metal act Last Pharaoh has signed a worldwide deal with Pure Steel Records for the upcoming debut album entitled “The Mantle of Spiders.”

Last Pharaoh plays classic melodic U.S. metal with epic elements. The sound is characterized by the melodic and powerful voice of Tommy Santangelo (Rune Angel, Reaper). This is completed by excellent guitar work by shredmaster Ron Toth (Symphony of Shred, Tothic, Jakob’s Tier) and by the pressing rhythm group – Michael James (Seventh Calling, Lugosis Needle) on bass and Ed Shelinsky (Sanction, Sinister, Soundquake) on the drums.

Each of the band members have years of experience under their belts, both in the studio and live, which is heard within sound of the band. The debut album is currently in the works so you can prepare yourself for a masterpiece of precious metal.

The band commented: “Last Pharaoh is very excited to announce our signing with Pure Steel Records. We are proud to be joining the brotherhood and working together with this amazing label. Stay tuned for the release of our first full length record, ‘The Mantle Of Spiders.'”

More News coming soon.

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New Video Clip “Enigma” Issued By Salems Lott

Hollywood-based shock rock/metal act Salems Lott has been making a name on the Sunset Strip since its inception in 2013, selling out venues such as House of Blues, The Whisky A Go Go, The Roxy and Viper Room countless times. Performing a heavy speed metal sound mixed with shocking theatrics and an even more surprising look, the band has amassed fans from here to Japan with their antics and sound.

With the recent release of part one of the new two-part album series “Mask Of Morality,” the band delves into socially-conscious themes on individualism, values, morality and current politics. One of the more eye-opening tracks on the album, entitled “Enigma,” focuses on freedom of speech on both sides of the societal coin.

The band issued a brand new music video for “Enigma,” which was directed by Ian Moore and produced by UWOWI. The video features custom anime-style animation depicting the band in a dystopian society whose people are on the verge of battle with one another. The battle stems from the dissolving of individualism and a hyper-focus on equality. Watch it in the player below.

Lead guitarist Jett Black says, “The anime portion portrays a hypothetical fictional future in which the ideology of equality attains complete dominance. Wealth, prosperity, individualism are ostracized and violently subdued. Conversely, equality and collectivism are promoted to its utter extreme. These two opposing views inevitably battle it out. Throughout the video the band symbolizes the lost archetype of yang – order – the father and all of the archetypal elements embodied. In contrast, the authoritative figures of the future and the violent activists of the modern day, embody the extreme archetype of yin – chaos – the overbearing mother.”

Black adds, “Freedom of speech is the mechanism in which a healthy society remains balanced and not swayed by either extreme. In the video, we see the signs of an unbalanced extreme being pushed forward through violent suppression of free speech (opposing views). This is something we are seeing today more commonly and would ultimately lead to a Marxist ‘utopian’ future as the one depicted in the anime. Hence the title “Enigma” (other than censorship reasons): The nature of an ideology that is deeply damaging/authoritative but masquerades under the innocent good intentioned guise of compassion (while any opposing view is vilified), which makes it so mysterious, ambiguous and hard to identify as the problem. The shadowy figure silencing individuals through force and its extended intimidation.”

Check it out here:

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MetalDays Tolmin Festival: Latest Infos About 2017 Edition’s Running Order & Much More

The running order for MetalDays’ 2017 edition has been published today on the festival’s official website. Do you want to know when your favorite bands will be playing there and how to prepare yourself best for the party season? Well, you can now check it out on the day-by-day line-up page of the website. Please note that this running order is preliminary and may be subject to changes in the near future.

The new map of the festival’s location has also been made available to the public. You can take note of all the changes and details by clicking here. Let us remind you that a third stage called “New Forces Stage” will make its appearance for the first time in 2017! Besides, the festival team decided to renew the project of installing a camp reserved for the single girls attending the event, among other things.

Everything there is to know about the transportation facilities that will be set up on this special occasion, from travel coaches to airport shuttles and luggage transfers, is explained on the festival’s Official Facebook page.

To sum it up: in 2017, MetalDays will be more enjoyable than ever before! There aren’t many tickets left, so make sure to get yours before they are all gone! You can purchase them at the following address and choose between several 1-day, 3-day or full week formulas at your convenience: HERE

See you on the beach in Tolmin!

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MetalDays Tolmin Festival: Latest Infos About 2017 Edition’s Running Order & Much More

The running order for MetalDays’ 2017 edition has been published today on the festival’s official website. Do you want to know when your favorite bands will be playing there and how to prepare yourself best for the party season? Well, you can now check it out on the day-by-day line-up page of the website. Please note that this running order is preliminary and may be subject to changes in the near future.

The new map of the festival’s location has also been made available to the public. You can take note of all the changes and details by clicking here. Let us remind you that a third stage called “New Forces Stage” will make its appearance for the first time in 2017! Besides, the festival team decided to renew the project of installing a camp reserved for the single girls attending the event, among other things.

Everything there is to know about the transportation facilities that will be set up on this special occasion, from travel coaches to airport shuttles and luggage transfers, is explained on the festival’s Official Facebook page.

To sum it up: in 2017, MetalDays will be more enjoyable than ever before! There aren’t many tickets left, so make sure to get yours before they are all gone! You can purchase them at the following address and choose between several 1-day, 3-day or full week formulas at your convenience: HERE

See you on the beach in Tolmin!

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Somnium Nox Premieres New Video “Transcendental Dysphoria” From Brand New Album “Terra Inanis”

Australian black metal band Somnium Nox is streaming a new music video for “Transcendental Dysphoria”, taken from the band’s new album “Terra Inanis”, out now on Transcending Obscurity.

Check out now “Transcendental Dysphoria” below.

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Gravesite Debuts New Song “Postmortem Fetal Extrusion” From Upcoming New Album “Neverending Trail of Skulls”

Italian thrash and old-school death metal band Gravesite debuts a new song entitled “Postmortem Fetal Extrusion”, taken from the upcoming new album “Neverending Trail of Skulls”, which is set for release on August 1 via Xtreem Music. “Neverending Trail of Skulls” was recorded by Umberto Furlan at Black Sun Studio and was mastered by Dan Lowndes at Resonance Sound Studio, with cover artwork created by Matteo Zanella.

Check out now “Postmortem Fetal Extrusion” below.

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Leng Tch’e Premieres New Song “Cirrhosis” From Forthcoming New Album “Razogrind”

Belgian death grind veterans Leng Tch’e premiere a new song entitled “Cirrhosis”, taken from their forthcoming new album “Razogrind”, which Season Of Mist will have in stores on August 25th.

Check out now “Cirrhosis” below.

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Hundred Suns (Norma Jean, Ex-Every Time I Die, Etc.) Premieres New Song “Last Apology” From Upcoming New Album “The Prestaliis”

Hundred Suns – featuring Norma Jean vocalist Cory Brandan, ex-Every Time I Die drummer Ryan Leger and former Dead And Divine guitarist Chris LeMasters – premieres a new song entitled “Last Apology”, taken from the upcoming debut album, “The Prestaliis”, which will be out in stores August 11th through New Damage Records.

Check out now “Last Apology” below.

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Bloodhunter Signs Deal With Xtreem Music

Spanish male-backed death metal band Bloodhunter just inked a deal for the release of an upcoming 2nd full-length album via Xtreem Music this coming fall.

Originally emerging back in 2008, Bloodhunter is one of Spain’s leading death metal forces. Led vocalist Diva Satanica, the band released debut album “Bloodhunter” back in 2014.

Bloodhunter has now finished recordings for a new album to be entitled “The End of Faith,” whose lineup is completed with guitarist Fenris, bassist Éadrom, and session drummer Marcelo Aires. Full album info will arrive shortly – stay tuned!

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