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Ayreon - Debut New Track 'Everybody Dies'

from: Metal Storm, on: Friday, February 24, 2017 - 13:20

<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=304&bandname=Ayreon>Ayreon</a> have recently shared the second single off their upcoming album, <i>The Source</i>. The cheerfully titled "Everybody Dies" features on vocals Mike Toehider, Tommy Karevik, Tommy Rogers, Russell Allen, Hansi Kürsch, Michael Eriksen, Tobias Sammet and Floor Jansen. Watch the lyric video available below. It's quite catchy. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=31139>Read more...</a>

Xerath - Share Farewell Single, Announce Break Up

from: Metal Storm, on: Friday, February 24, 2017 - 13:12

Sad news for the fans of symphonic metallers from <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=4106&bandname=Xerath>Xerath</a>. After recording three studio albums, the British band announced the end of their activity in a Facebook statement. As a farewell gift, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=4106&bandname=Xerath>Xerath</a> shared a new song entitled "Regret". <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=31138>Read more...</a>

Draconian - Heike Langhans Updates On Visa Situation

from: Metal Storm, on: Friday, February 24, 2017 - 13:07

Last year, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=414&bandname=Draconian>Draconian</a> had to <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=29559">cancel a few festival appearances</a> due to singer Heike Langhans' visa issues. Heike, who is South African but lives in Sweden, has now updated on her visa status. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=31121>Read more...</a>

Igorrr - Sign With Metal Blade For New Album

from: Metal Storm, on: Friday, February 24, 2017 - 12:58

French experimental breakcore/cybergrind/modern classical act <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=7580&bandname=Igorrr>Igorrr</a> have just signed up with Metal Blade Records and announced the title of their new album as <i>Savage Sinusoid</i> to be released in the spring of 2017 through this new collaboration. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=31136>Read more...</a>

The Exploited - Fan Stabbed And Killed In Russia

from: Metal Storm, on: Friday, February 24, 2017 - 12:52

Punk legends <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=6674&bandname=The+Exploited>The Exploited</a> have just posted that a fan of the band was killed in Russia after their concert in Saint Petersburg, and reports say he was trying to stop neo-Nazis from using the Sieg Heil gesture. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=31129>Read more...</a>

Abigor, Nightbringer, Thy Darkened Shade, Mortuus - Stream New Split Album

from: Metal Storm, on: Friday, February 24, 2017 - 12:38

A new mammoth international black metal undertaking in the form of a four-way split album has just been released by Austria's <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=469&bandname=Abigor>Abigor</a>, USA's <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=5947&bandname=Nightbringer>Nightbringer</a>, Sweden's <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=9400&bandname=Mortuus>Mortuus</a> and Greece's <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=8899&bandname=Thy+Darkened+Shade>Thy Darkened Shade</a>. The 42-minute long split album was released on 22nd February, 2017 on CD through the exclusive distributors Sound Cave, W.T.C. Productions, Dark Descent Records and The Ajna Offensive. Check out the artwork and tracklist. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=31133>Read more...</a>

Funeralium - Share New Track Online

from: Metal Storm, on: Friday, February 24, 2017 - 00:14

<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=2596&bandname=Funeralium>Funeralium</a> have shared the first single of their upcoming new album <i>Of Throes And Blight</i>. The song is called "Slowly We Crawl Towards Crumbs" and it is almost 28 minutes long. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=31081">After some teasing</a>, you can finally hear a full song from the band's new album. What do you think about it? <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=31137>Read more...</a>

Disma - Stream Song From Upcoming EP

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 21:01

USA's old school death metallers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=6260&bandname=Disma>Disma</a> have just announced their first new material in well over half a decade. The new EP titled <a href="/bands/album.php?album_id=91133&page=&message_id="><i>The Graveless Remains</i></a> will be released on 24th March 2017 by Profound Lore Records. You can listen to a new song on Profound Lore's Soundcloud page below. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=31134>Read more...</a>

Gojira - Release New Video

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 20:13

<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=475&bandname=Gojira>Gojira</a> just released a new video for the song "The Cell" off of their latest studio album, <i>Magma</i>, through their official YouTube channel. This is the fifth video for a <i>Magma</i> related song so far. The video is directed by Drew Cox and features the band captured by a thermal-imaging camera. Check out the video below. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=31132>Read more...</a>

Sólstafir - Announce New Album Details

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 13:08

Good news are coming from the cold isle of Iceland. <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=1962&bandname=S%26oacute%3Blstafir>Sólstafir</a> have announced that their sixth studio album will be entitled <i>Berdreyminn</i> (which means a "dreamer of forthcoming events") and is scheduled for release on May 26th via Season Of Mist. The band has shared the cover artwork crafted by <a href="http://www.facebook.com/RopeManHawk">Adam Burke</a> and tracklist of the forthcoming album and more details are expected to be unveiled soon. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=31127>Read more...</a>

Pestilence - Announce First Album In Four Years

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 12:59

Recently <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=30251">reunited</a> Dutch tech death metal legends <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=367&bandname=Pestilence>Pestilence</a> announced on their <a href="http://www.facebook.com/Pestilenceofficial/photos/a.291506224221178.64982.264412580263876/1324182660953524/?type=3&permPage=1">Facebook</a> page that they are going to release a new album later this year, entitled <i>Hadeon</i>. It will be the tech death metal band's first studio album in four years, since <i>Obsideo</i> in 2013. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=31130>Read more...</a>

Juha Raivio - Founds New Band Hallatar

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 12:49

Juha Raivio, the driving force behind <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=7192&bandname=Trees+Of+Eternity>Trees Of Eternity</a> and <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=328&bandname=Swallow+The+Sun>Swallow The Sun</a>, has founded a new band called <b>Hallatar</b> with Gas Lipstick (ex-<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=126&bandname=HIM>HIM</a>) and Tomi Joutsen (<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=26&bandname=Amorphis>Amorphis</a>). The band have signed with Svart Records and is due to release their debut full-length, <i>No Stars Upon The Bridge</i>, this autumn. The lyrical content of the album will be based on lyrics and poems written by the late Aleah Starbridge. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=31125>Read more...</a>

Habitants - Crowdfunding Debut Album, Share New Song

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 12:41

Back in 2015, the Rutten brothers, founding members of the legendary Dutch band <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=187&bandname=The+Gathering>The Gathering</a>, started a new project <b>Habitants</b>. After two years, the line-up is complete and the band is ready to record their debut album. The <a href="http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/habitants-rock#/">crowdfunding campaign </a> turned out to be a success and the recording is tentatively scheduled for a December release. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=31128>Read more...</a>

My Sleeping Karma - Streaming Live Album

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 12:35

A while ago, German psychedelic stoner rockers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=8965&bandname=My+Sleeping+Karma>My Sleeping Karma</a> announced the release of their first ever live album, <i>Mela Ananda</i>. Today, they are kindly offering a <a href="http://www.metalinsider.net/new-music/album-premiere-my-sleeping-karma-go-live-with-mela-ananda">full stream of the album over at this location</a>. The album title translates to "a gathering of bliss" and features tracks from all five studio albums in their discography. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=31124>Read more...</a>

Azarath - New Track And Lyric Video Unveiled

from: Metal Storm, on: Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 18:27

<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=2244&bandname=Azarath>Azarath</a>'s new album is right around the corner and today you can listen to their new song "At The Gates Of Understanding". This track is taken from <i>In Extremis</i>, their new studio album out in April 7th on Agonia Records. Just hit play on the YouTube player below and watch the lyric video (created by Tomasz Strzalkowski). <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=31123>Read more...</a>