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Wars: 'We Are Islands, After All' out On Spinefarm Records

Wars: 'We Are Islands, After All' out On Spinefarm Records

Spinefarm Records, the hard rockin’ heart of the Universal Music Group, is excited to announce the worldwide signing of UK five-piece, wars.

This young group, from the northern town of Rugby, released independent EP ‘And So The Sea Will Claim Us All’ back in 2015; a potent exercise in furious metallic hardcore featuring the video track ‘Weathered Eyes’, this initial outing saw the musicians grabbing the attention of fans and media alike (including the Radio One Rock Show), supported by live shows with artists such as Bury Tomorrow, Hacktivist, Creeper and, more recently, SHVPES.

For their…

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HAVOK: Announce fourth studio album 'Conformicide'

HAVOK: Announce fourth studio album 'Conformicide'

Thrash-metal stalwarts HAVOK are thrilled to announce the details of their upcoming new studio album, titled “Conformicide”. The Denver/USA based group will unleash their fourth full-length record on March 10th, 2017 via Century Media Records, along with touring in both North America and Europe next year to support the release.

“Conformicide” is the follow up to the band's 2013 effort, "Unnatural Selection". Discussing what fans can expect from the new record, David Sanchez (lead vocals, rhythm guitar) comments: “‘Conformicide’ is our most dynamic, heavy, thoughtful, musical, and…

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FORGJORD set release date for new WEREWOLF album

FORGJORD set release date for new WEREWOLF album

Today, Werewolf Records, freshly in conspiracy with Hells Headbangers, sets March 10th as the international release date for Förgjord's highly anticipated third album, Uhripuu. Hailing from the forever-thriving Finnish black metal underground, Förgjord is one of that scene's stranger and more unique entities. Existing since the mid '90s, the trio have largely shied away from the spotlight - even when that spotlight is blacklit and dim - and patiently parcel out their releases, with a sparse-yet-solid discography to date. Sielunvihollinen - their second album, released to critical acclaim in…

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FIREWIND: Announce new studio album 'Immortals'

FIREWIND: Announce new studio album 'Immortals'

Greek melodic Power metal masters FIREWIND, the group led by guitar-wizard and Ozzy Osbourne band member Gus G., are proud to announce the release of their upcoming 8th studio album, 'Immortals', which will be released on January 20th, 2017 via the band’s longtime label partner Century Media Records in Europe.

 

Gus G. checked in to comment about 'Immortals' and its artwork (which can be seen above!) as follows: “Today we're very happy to reveal the cover artwork for our 8th studio album. It's titled "Immortals" and it's the first concept album FIREWIND has ever made. Since we're from Greece,…

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NEUROSIS: Release 'Fires Within Fires' Via Neurot Recordings

NEUROSIS: Release 'Fires Within Fires' Via Neurot Recordings

The unstoppable might of NEUROSIS will be felt by the planet once again next week, as the band unveils their eleventh studio full-length album, Fires Within Fires, through their own Neurot Recordings next Friday, September 23rd. NEUROSIS continues to book additional upcoming live performances around the release of Fires Within Fires, adding several new shows to their tour schedule. Following the previously-announced London shows with Earth November 7th and Discharge and Subhumans November 8th, and two shows in Portland with labelmates Yob and Kowloon Walled City November 25th and 26th, the…

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MESHUGGAH: TRAILERS FOR 'THE VIOLENT SLEEP OF REASON'

MESHUGGAH: TRAILERS FOR 'THE VIOLENT SLEEP OF REASON'

Swedish extreme tech-metal pioneers MESHUGGAH have a month until the release of their upcoming eighth album, The Violent Sleep Of Reason. 

Tomas Haake comments, "We are just trying to write something that's sounds new to us, fresh to our ears, something we ourselves haven't heard before. That has been the main drive for each album with MESHUGGAH. We are trying to come up with new way to sound a little bit different even though we're still within framework of what we have to be. We are this metal band, we are not going to all of a sudden do clean vocals and play super straight cheesy rock. We…

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ABORYM: Reveal cover and guest musicians for new album 

ABORYM: Reveal cover and guest musicians for new album 

Italy's legendary industrial/electro metallers, ABORYM, have revealed an impressive list of names behind their upcoming seventh album, "Shifting.negative" (including Sin Quirin of Ministry and Guido Elmi of Vasco Rossi fame). The band has also unveiled the cover, made by French artist David Cragne (Asymetric Entity). 

 The new album has been engineered by Emiliano Natali (Fear No One Studios), Teo Pizzolante (Braingasm Lab) and Luciano Lamanna (Subsound Studios). In the nearest future it will be mixed and mastered by Grammy-award winning Marc Urselli at Eastside Sound Studios (Lou Reed, John…

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ASPHYX: To release 'Incoming Death' and artwork revealed

ASPHYX: To release 'Incoming Death' and artwork revealed

In light of the upcoming release of their new studio album 'Incoming Death' on September 30th, 2016 via Century Media Records, Dutch Doom Death Metal division ASPHYX are now revealing the album’s cover artwork and its tracklisting:1. Candiru2. Division Brandenburg3. Wardroid4. The Feeder5. It Came From The Skies6. The Grand Denial7. Incoming Death8. Forerunners Of The Apocalypse9. Subterra Incognita10. Wildland Fire11. Death: The Only Immortal ASPHYX vocalist Martin van Drunen checked in with the following comment about the album: “Incoming Death”, the third ASPHYX album after our…

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