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Lysura: Kick Off US Tour

Indiana’s Lysura will officially kick off their 2014 US tour on Friday, May 2nd in Dayton,OH.   Spanning just under 2 weeks, the band had the following to say about the trek: “We are all insanely excited about the upcoming string of shows. We are looking forward to returning to some …

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PRONG Release Lyric Video for “Turnover” 

PRONG has released a lyric video for the new song “Turnover” taken from their brand new album “Ruining Lives”.  The video can be viewed below.     The new album “Ruining Lives” is out now in Europe and will be released in the USA/Canada on May 13th through Steamhammer/SPV as a …

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Demonic Resurrection to release new album in July

Indian metal veterans Demonic Resurrection (pictured right) are to release their fourth album, ‘The Demon King’ in July. Released worldwide on Candlelight Records and on Universal Music in India, it will available from July 13 in India, July 14 in the UK and Europe and July 15 in the USA. “We have always played around …

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Suicide Silence release new album in July

Suicide Silence - You Can't Stop Me Artwork

Suicide Silence will release ‘You Can’t Stop Me’ – their first album to feature new vocalist Eddie Hermida, following the tragic death of singer Mitch Lucker – on July 14 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. ‘You Can’t Stop Me’was produced and mixed by Steve Evetts (Sepultura, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Warbringer) and features artwork (pictured right) by Tim …

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Blues Pills to release debut album in July

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 American-Swedish-French blues rockers Blues Pills are to release their self-titled debut album on July 28 via Nuclear Blast. Produced by Don Alsterberg (Graveyard), ‘Blues Pills’ features vintage cover art (pictured right) by Marijke Koger-Dunham.  The band said of the latter: “[Marijke] painted it sometime in the late ’60s, and because we were looking for some ’60s inspired artwork, we thought …

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Astralnaut to release new EP

Astralnaut - Thieves EP Artwork

Rising Northern Ireland sludge-doomsters Astralnaut release their new EP, ‘Thieves, Beggars and Swine’ on May 14. The band have today published the artwork for said offering, by the renowned cover illustrator W. Ralph Walters (https://www.facebook.com/pages/W-Ralph-Walters-illustrator/234062876699984). Astralnaut also have the following lives dates lined up: May 17 – Armagh, Platform 1 …

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S Y K: Debut Album “Atoma” Finally Available

On May 1st “Atoma” will be released! It’s S Y K’s first album (formed by Stefano Ferrian on guitar, Federico De Bernardi di Valserra from Psychofagist on drums, Dalila Kayros on vocals and Luca Pissavini on bass). The album has been recoded and mixed in January/February by Stefano Ferrian. It …

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ANTI-MORTEM: New Album Available For Streaming

New Southern, the debut album by Native Oklahoman quintet and saviors of southern-infused hard rock ANTI-MORTEM, is exclusively available for streaming in its entirety at Loudwire.com: http://smarturl.it/NewSouthernAlbum   Produced, recorded, and mixed by the esteemed Bob Marlette (BLACK STONE CHERRY, LYNYRD SKYNYRD, SHINEDOWN, ROB ZOMBIE), the album will be released on April 29th in North America and features …

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BLOOD CEREMONY to Release Single “Let It Come Down”

Following the success of last years globally acclaimed third album, The Eldritch Dark, BLOOD CEREMONY are back with a brand new single. Released and recorded to coincide their forthcoming headline European tour in May, “Let it Come Down” further displays the uniqueness of this Toronto based band. Conviction and dedication …

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Chronographs Release “The Hunter”

The Hunter, the second release in Chronographs monthly release schedule is OUT NOW!     As a follow up to Losing Light, released last month, The Hunter is another track of forward thinking, technical rock.   The Hunter is available to download for FREE here. Simply Retweet or Tag on Facebook to …

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EQUILIBRIUM: New Single “Karawane” Available For Streaming

Equilibrium - Erdentempel Artwork

German Epic Metal heroes EQUILIBRIUM have released the track `Karawane´from their highly anticipated upcoming release Erdentempel. The is available digitally and you can pre-order it here: http://georiot.co/EquilibriumKarawane   Erdentempel will be released June 10, 2014 via Nuclear Blast!Pre-Order the album here: http://media.nuclearblast.de/shoplanding/2014/equilibrium/erdentempel.html   The band has this brand new track …

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SALIVA Releases More Track-By-Track Videos

Multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated hard rockers SALIVA and ArtistDirect.com are pleased to reveal the next two track-by-track videos in the series! These videos detail the tracks ‘Closer’ and ‘In It To Win It’. Check out the track videos here via ArtistDirect.com!   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OkrXss27-K0   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-oFBgQohvdM   SALIVA’s entire new album, Rise Up, …

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