ARCADEA Sign With Relapse Records

ARCADEA Sign With Relapse Records New Self-Titled Album Out June 16th Hailing from the fringes of the cosmos, Arcadea, will make their arrival known in 2017 with a debut, self-titled album due out on June 16th. Today, the synth/psych band has announced they have inked a deal with Relapse Records to release the record. Pre-orders and […]

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New Lyric Video For “Shadows Of War” Issued By Lords Of Black

Lords Of Black issued a new lyric video for the track “Shadows of War.” The song appears on the latest studio effort “II,” released via Frontiers Music srl back in March.

Lords Of Black will make its U.S. live debut at the sold out ProgPower USA XVIII on Friday, September 8, 2017.

Check out the clip here:

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Aurorean Reveals “Destroyed” EP Release

Aurorean has issued the following announcement about releasing a forthcoming new EP:

“Here’s the new cover for our upcoming EP ‘Destroyed!’ Big thanks to our new Drummer Jay Sanchez for all the hell. We are stoked about this upcoming EP.

“The release date is August 30th and we are looking for a venue and will keep you guy’s posted as soon as we know we will make sure to announce it.”

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NEW ENGLAND METAL AND HARDCORE FEST Welcomes The Metal Alliance Tour; Initial Day-To-Day Lineups Announced – More Bands To Be Confirmed!

The NEW ENGLAND METAL & HARDCORE FESTIVAL is pleased to officially welcome The Metal Alliance Tour to its already punishing three-day assault. The illustrious tour package will make a stop in Worcester on Saturday April 18th and features headliners Behemoth, alongside their Metal Blade labelmates Goatwhore, with additional support from 1349, Inquisition, and Black Crown […]

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PIG DESTROYER Announce Addition of Bassist

The undisputed kings of grind PIG DESTROYER have added a new member to the fold.  Adam Jarvis’ cousin John Jarvis has joined PIG DESTROYER as the band’s first bass player.  John will make his live debut at the bands appearance at the Housecore Film Festival curated by Phillip Anselmo in Austin, TX on October 27th […]

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Banisher Cancels All Upcoming Tour Dates Due To Injury

Polish act Banisher has posted the following message online about cancelling shows due to guitarist Hubert Wiecek sustaining an injury:

“Unfortunately, Hub dislocated his elbow and due to this condition we must cancel all upcoming gigs. We are very sorry and we will make it up for you guys in the future!”

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Purson Streaming Full New Album “The Circle And The Blue Door”

London-based quintet Purson is currently streaming debut album, “The Circle and The Blue Door,” in its entirety via Spin.com here.

The 11-song album is set for an April 30th release via Metal Blade/Rise Above Records. Pre-orders of “The Circle and The Blue Door” are available via Metal Blade at this location. Purson will make the band’s debut U.S. performances this fall with tour dates forthcoming.

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Morgengrau Streaming Song From “Extrinsic Pathway”

“Extrinsic Pathway” from traditional death metal foursome Morgengrau will be released Tuesday April 2nd through Blind God Records. “Extrinsic Pathway” was recorded at Amplitude Media in Austin, TX and mixed/mastered at Endarker Studio, Sweden by Magnus (Devo) Andersson of Marduk. The album cut “Antithetical” is streaming below. Morgengrau will make their NYC debut at the Martyrdoom Fest on Friday, June 28. Listen to the track “Antithetical” below.

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Houwitser Recruits New Bassist Roderick Ras

Dutch act Houwitser, which split with its bassist back in March, has now checked in with the following update about recruiting a new member:

“Houwitser has found a new bass player in the person of Roderick Ras, a talented young bass player. Roderick, who also is a member of Diatryma, will make his live debut for Houwitser on the 14 of July.”

To hear the band’s music and find upcoming tour date info, head over to the band’s Facebook profile here.

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Ahab Unveils New Album Title and Cover Art for "The Giant"

German funeral doom band Ahab has announced that the band’s forthcoming third LP will be entitled “The Giant,” and is scheduled for a May 2012 release month through Napalm Records. Enslaved keyboardist/vocalist Herbrand Larsen will make a guest appearance on the album. The vinyl edition of the release will contain two bonus tracks.

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