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ENEMY OF THE SUN: New Song Available For Streaming

"Eyes Of War", a brand new song from ENEMY OF THE SUN, the German band featuring guitarist Waldemar Sorychta — former member of GRIP INC./DESPAIR and producer for such bands as LACUNA COIL and MOONSPELL — can be streamed using the ReverbNation widget below. The track is expected to appear on the group's forthcoming third ...

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KATAKLYSM: 'Waiting For The End To Come' Cover Artwork Unveiled

The CD and limited-cassette main artwork from Peter Sallai for "Waiting For The End To Come", the forthcoming concept album from Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based death metallers KATAKLYSM, can be seen below. Comments KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono: "The album art depicts a child which represents innocence in humanity, covered in dirt and blood from life's experiences. ...

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HATESPHERE Signs With MASSACRE RECORDS

Danish thrashers HATESPHERE have inked a deal with Massacre Records. The band's eighth studio album, "Murderlust", will be released on September 27. The CD was recorded at Antfarm Studios in Aarhus, Denmark with producer Tue Madsen (THE HAUNTED, SICK OF IT ALL, MOONSPELL, DARK TRANQUILLITY) Commented the group: "As a band, there is a time ...

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KATAKLYSM To Film 'Elevate' Video

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based death metallers KATAKLYSM will film a music video next month in Belgrade, Serbia with acclaimed director Ivan Colic from iCode Productions (EX DEO, SOILWORK, MOONSPELL, ALESTORM, KAMELOT). Ivan Colic previously worked with KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono on KATAKLYSM's "Push The Venom" video and EX DEO's "Romulus" and "Final War (Battle Of Actium)" ...

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EXUMER Parts Ways With Guitarist

German thrashers EXUMER have parted ways with guitarist H.K. The musician played his last show with the band at the Bang Your Head!!! festival in Germany on July 13. The guitarist's departure has been an amicable one and he is said to have left the group for solely personal reasons. Comments EXUMER vocalist Mem V. ...

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HIM Frontman Interviewed By 'Natalie's World' (Audio)

Natalie Perez of Natalie's World recently conducted an interview with vocalist Ville Valo of Finnish "love" metallers HIM. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. HIM's new album, "Tears On Tape", sold 20,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 15 ...

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HIM Frontman Interviewed By KERRANG! Magazine (Video)

Kerrang! magazine conducted an interview with vocalist Ville Valo of Finnish "love" metallers HIM at this year's Download festival, which is taking place June 14-16 at Donington Park in Leicestershire, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. HIM's new album, "Tears On Tape", sold 20,000 copies in the United States in its first ...

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HIM Singer Interviewed By Jägermeister UK (Video)

Jägermeister UK conducted an interview with vocalist Ville Valo of Finnish "love" metallers HIM at this year's Download festival, which is taking place June 14-16 at Donington Park in Leicestershire, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. HIM's new album, "Tears On Tape", sold 20,000 copies in the United States in its first ...

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Former DESPAIR Guitarist Commits Suicide

Marek Greschek, former guitarist for the German technical thrash band DESPAIR, died on May 15 at the age of 45. Marek's former DESPAIR bandmate, producer/guitarist Waldemar Sorychta (GRIP INC., LACUNA COIL, MOONSPELL, SAMAEL), has released the following statement to BLABBERMOUTH.NET: "Marek made a suicide. "I have no words. "He showed me the first chord on ...

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MOONSPELL Frontman Interviewed In London (Video)

Riff-Mag.com conducted an interview with vocalist Fernando Ribeiro of Portuguese metallers MOONSPELL on April 23 at the Underworld in London, England. You can watch the chat below. MOONSPELL and MARDUK recently completed the "Voices From The Dark" North American co-headlining tour. Support on the trek came from Colombian/American black metal rising demons ...

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HATESPHERE: More Video Footage From The Studio

Danish thrashers HATESPHERE have entered Antfarm Studios in Aarhus, Denmark with producer Tue Madsen (THE HAUNTED, SICK OF IT ALL, MOONSPELL, DARK TRANQUILLITY) to begin recording their eighth album for a late 2013 release. The second in a series of video updates from the studio can be seen below. HATESPHERE's latest CD, "The Great Bludgeoning", ...

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HIM's 'Tears On Tape' Cracks U.S. Top 15

"Tears On Tape", the new album from Finnish "love" metallers HIM, sold 20,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 15 on The Billboard 200 chart. HIM's previous CD, 2010's "Screamworks: Love In Theory And Practice", opened with 26,000 units to land at No. 25. The ...

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HATESPHERE Begins Recording New Album

Danish thrashers HATESPHERE have entered Antfarm Studios in Aarhus, Denmark with producer Tue Madsen (THE HAUNTED, SICK OF IT ALL, MOONSPELL, DARK TRANQUILLITY) to begin recording their eighth album for a late 2013 release. The first in a series of video updates from the studio can be seen below. HATESPHERE's latest CD, "The Great Bludgeoning", ...

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HIM: 'All Lips Go Blue' Video Released

"All Lips Go Blue" , the new video from Finnish "love" metallers HIM, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's new album, "Tears On Tape", which was released on April 30 via Razor & Tie in North America and on April 29 through DoubleCross (Cooking Vinyl's specialist rock imprint) in the U.K. ...

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CHAOSTAR: Entire New Album Available For Streaming

"Anomima", the fourth album from CHAOSTAR, the band led by SEPTICFLESH guitarist Christos Antoniou, can be streamed in its entirety using the widget below. The CD will be released on May 10 in Europe and May 14 in North America via Season Of Mist. The limited-edition version of the effort will come with a bonus ...

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HIM Interviewed On KERRANG! RADIO (Audio)

U.K.'s Kerrang! Radio last month conducted an interview with Finnish heavy rockers HIM in London. You can now listen to the chat in two parts below. HIM's new album, "Tears On Tape", will be released on April 30 via Razor & Tie in North America and on April 29 through DoubleCross (Cooking Vinyl's specialist rock ...

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HIM Interviewed By Germany's NACHTAKTIV TV (Video)

Germany's Nachtaktiv TV recently conducted an interview with Finnish heavy rockers HIM in Berlin. You can now watch the chat below. HIM's new album, "Tears On Tape", will be released on April 30 via Razor & Tie in North America and on April 29 through DoubleCross (Cooking Vinyl's specialist rock imprint) in the U.K. and ...

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HIM: 'Tears On Tape' Video Released

The official video for the title track of "Tears On Tape", the new album from from Finnish "love metallers" HIM, can be seen at AOL's Noisecreep. The CD will be released on April 30 via Razor & Tie in North America and on April 29 through DoubleCross (Cooking Vinyl's specialist rock imprint) in ...

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CHAOSTAR: Another New Song Available For Streaming

"Sorrow Descending", a brand new song from CHAOSTAR, the band led by SEPTICFLESH guitarist Christos Antoniou, can be streamed using the SoundCloud widget below. The track comes off CHAOSTAR's fourth album, "Anomima", which will be released on May 10 in Europe and May 14 in North America via Season Of Mist. The limited-edition version of ...

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MOONSPELL: New Audio Interview With FERNANDO RIBEIRO

Metal Kaoz recently conducted an interview with vocalist Fernando Ribeiro of Portuguese metallers MOONSPELL. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. MOONSPELL and MARDUK have just completed the "Voices From The Dark" North American co-headlining tour. Support on the trek came from Colombian/American black metal rising demons ...

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