Hierophant – Peste

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Hierophant – Peste (Bridge Nine) There have been plenty of metal and hardcore records that touch on the darkside of mankind – the wars, the torture, the famine and diseases. Integrity for one wrote the blue print on the demon inside all of us. Italian Hierophant have re­-opened that box…

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Carcass – Surgical Remission/Surplus Steel

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Carcass – Surgical Remission/Surplus Steel CD (Nuclear Blast) This band has never made a duff record. Not one single bad album. Fact. With ‘Surgical Remission/Surplus Steel’ once again it’s a release that reeks of pure metal putrefaction, even though these days the positioning within grindcore is a lengthy distance Jeff…

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Crazy Lixx – Crazy Lixx

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Crazy Lixx – Crazy Lixx CD (Frontiers) Their fourth album hits home… BOOM! and what a collection of tunes; these righteously deserve the self-titled album status. Eleven songs, which concoct a barrage of riffs, memorable hooks, and some severe hard rock ‘n’ hair metal connotations – perfect to drown out…

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ENGEL: world premiere for the lead track “Salvation” today at Muzu TV

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This is the band’s fourth album, produced by founder and songwriter, In Flames’ Niclas Engelin. To capture something incredible, you need to have a team enlisted to execute the vision, and Engel called upon the talents of close friends and colleagues Jocke Skog (Clawfinger) for the monstrous guitar sound design,…

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AT THE GATES unveil video for ‘Heroes And Tombs’

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UK tour starting next week Swedish melodic Death Metal pioneers AT THE GATES continue to promote their comeback studio album and Century Media Records debut ‘At War With Reality’ and have now launched a new video clip for the track ‘Heroes And Tombs’. The stunning animated clip was created by…

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AGNOSTIC FRONT to begin recording their new album next month

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Seminal NYC hardcore veterans, AGNOSTIC FRONT, will enter Buzzbomb Sound Labs on December 5th to begin recording their 11th studio album. The session will be handled by Paul Miner (TERROR, H2O, ATREYU, DEATH BY STEREO, ETC.), who will be engineering, mixing and mastering the release. Artwork and layout will be…

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