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Venom Inc. – “There’s Only Black” album review

The “Venom” name is a guarantee that this will be a heavy and gnarly listen.. It may not be the classic Abaddon/Cronos/Mantas lineup of the original incarnation, but it stays true to the musical values of old. We do have Jeff “Mantas” Dunn here, along with Tony “Demolition Man” Dolan, …

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FALLUJAH – reveal visualiser for ‘Mindless Omnipotent Master’ & European tour

Bay Area masters of atmospheric technical death metal FALLUJAH have unleashed their monumental 5th studio album, “Empyrean,” today with Nuclear Blast. Receiving rave reviews from critics around the world and legions of fans championing their return, FALLUJAH has emerged with one of their best records to date. On their latest epic journey the band explores …

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EPICA – announce a universal streaming event for their 20th-anniversary show

Just one day after the release of their anniversary re-issues We Still Take You With Us and Live At Paradiso (for the first time!), symphonic metal titans EPICA will celebrate 20  years of existence live at Tilburg’s 013, the same place where they played their first show (supporting Anathema) back in 2002. However, since the show has long …

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TESTAMENT – announce ‘Titans Of Creation’ video album + release music video

Bay area thrash metal giants TESTAMENT unleashed their highly acclaimed thirteenth studio album, Titans Of Creation, via Nuclear Blast in 2020.  TESTAMENT is proud to announce they will release a Titans Of Creation Video Album on September 9th via Nuclear Blast Records. The limited-edition collectable features performance videos of all the tracks on the record. The footage was compiled at a soundstage …

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TOBIAS SAMMET’S AVANTASIA – Announce brand new studio album “A Paranormal Evening with the Moonflower Society 

Tobias Sammet is back with a passion to offer up his latest epic. A Paranormal Evening with the Moonflower Society marks AVANTASIA‘s ninth album and will be released on October 21st, 2022 via Nuclear Blast. Tobias Sammet about the new album:“From the first song ideas back in 2018 / 2019 to the production, orchestration, keyboards, arrangements, details, …

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BLEED FROM WITHIN – announce London headline show on Saturday 17th December

Bleed From Within are proud to announce one of their biggest UK headline shows to date. London’s O2 Academy Islington will host this momentous one-off gig on Saturday 17th December, with support set as Humanity’s Last Breath and Allt. Tickets will go on sale Monday 13th June @ 10 am BST HERE. Bleed From Within – London …

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IN FLAMES – release new single ‘State Of Slow Decay’ 

Today, two international metal heavyweights celebrate an extension of their alliance: Swedish metal legends In Flames have re-signed with Nuclear Blast Records –extending their partnership on a worldwide level. As one of the most influential metal bands of all time, the news foreshadows some exciting plans for the Gothenburg legends, soon to be rolled …

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VENOM INC. – release new single ‘Don’t Feed Me Your Lies’

Extreme Metal pioneers Venom Inc. are proud to unleash ‘Don’t Feed Me Your Lies‘ – the 2nd single from their upcoming their sophomore album ‘There’s Only Black‘, which will be released on September 23rd 2022. Almost 40 years after their inception, the revitalized 1989-1992 Venom line-up of guitarist Jeff “Mantas” Dunn and vocalist/bassist Tony “Demolition Man” Dolan and the new addition …

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KREATOR – release video for ‘Become Immortal’ + new album ‘Hate Über Alles’ is out today

The day has finally come for metal titans Kreator to unleash the beast that is their monster new album, ‘Hate Über Alles‘ – a strong album-of-the-year contender as well as a clear statement against hate and the division of society. To mark its release day, Kreator present ‘Become Immortal‘! A lyrical and visual look back through the …

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SOULFLY announce 12th studio album, ‘Totem’, reveal first single, ‘Superstition’

Underground icon, extreme metal trailblazer and leader of a diverse and dedicated tribe, Max Cavalera not only survives but thrives, blasting out riff after killer riff. The same voice, body and spirit which launched SOULFLY in 1997 summons impossibly heavy noise to this day, throwing down ten slabs of monstrous music on …

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DECAPITATED | reveal new single + video ‘Just A Cigarette’

The release of Decapitated‘s long-awaited new album Cancer Culture is getting closer and closer. Across eight studio albums, Decapitated grew from the adolescent dream of teenagers from a small Central European town to one of the leaders of the metal genre. Each successive album has further expanded the band’s sound with genre-bending authenticity and integrity.Today, we …

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MALEVOLENCE – release third single/video ‘Still Waters Run Deep’

With only three weeks remaining until the release of their new record ‘Malicious Intent‘, the excitement for this year’s most hotly anticipated metal album is intensifying. Stoking the flames higher, Malevolence reveals their knockout third single, ‘Still Waters Run Deep’. The song and video documents the band’s young career, from 2009 to date, from a …

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CRADLE OF FILTH | announce UK/European tour with ALCEST in October

British extreme metal ghouls Cradle Of Filth are pleased to announce that they will be hitting the road this October, on an extensive European wide tour. Each night, the vile six-piece will be bringing their eldritch extravaganza live to our stages, travelling to 22 cities across 12 different countries. Blackgaze pioneers Alcest will be accompanying them on …

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Watain – “The Agony & Ecstasy of Watain” album review

Staying true to the core values of Black Metal, Watain delivers their best album yet. Watain are without doubt the 21st century’s flag flyers for black metal. Since 2000, they have delivered 6 full-length albums, and now we have a seventh in “The Agony & Ecstasy of Watain” to add …

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Malevolence delivers crushing second single, ‘Life Sentence’

Last month, Malevolence announced their highly anticipated new album ‘Malicious Intent‘ (out 20th May) with blazing first single ‘On Broken Glass‘, marking their place amongst metal’s heavyweights. With an impressive set of tour dates on the horizon alongside the record of their career, 2022 is inevitably Malevolence‘s year.  Today, the Sheffield 5-piece have delivered a decisive smackdown in the …

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MUNICIPAL WASTE – announce new studio album ‘Electrified Brain’ + release single

Not an April Fools’ joke! Richmond’s hard-partying, thrash metal maniacs Municipal Waste will release their massively-anticipated 7th studio album, Electrified Brain, on July 1st via Nuclear Blast. Today, the band has revealed the shocking cover artwork by James Bousema, tracklisting and the deadly single ‘Grave Dive‘. Stream ‘Grave Dive‘ single: https://municipalwaste.bfan.link/grave-dive Electrified Brain marks Municipal Waste‘s first album …

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SEPULTURA | announce new UK headline tour dates in June

Brazilian thrash legends Sepultura are pleased to announce three new UK summer headline shows, taking place after their highly anticipated performance at Download Festival 2022. Supports on these dates will be Raging Speedhorn and Cage Fight. Tickets will go on sale this Friday 18th March @ 10am GMT HEREVenue pre-sales launch today. SEPULTURA – UK Summer Showsw/ …

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MALEVOLENCE ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM ‘MALICIOUS INTENT’

Nuclear Blast is pleased to announce a global partnership with Steel City shredders Malevolence, in cooperation with the band’s own MLVLTD label. Following several blistering UK performances last year, at festivals Download, Slam Dunk and Bloodstock, on top of a run of sold-out headline shows, Malevolence have since been tirelessly grafting their 3rd full-length record. The hugely anticipated album, titled …

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TWIN TEMPLE – release music video for ‘Let’s Have A Satanic Orgy’

The crossroads, the intersection, the place where the devil makes her deals; it’s there that the fusion of two seemingly divergent forms of magic can erupt into the genesis of something never before witnessed, and it was there that Twin Temple cast a spell that unleashed a fascinating sonic creature from the …

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WATAIN | release video + 7-inch for single ‘The Howling’ / new album out April 29th

Notorious Swedish black metal collective Watain is proud to unleash ‘The Howling‘ – the first single from their upcoming new studio album, The Agony & Ecstasy Of Watain, which will be released on April 29th 2022. ‘The Howling‘ sets the tone for what will be offered on the band’s 7th full-length, an unsettling blackened voyage in 10 chapters …

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