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Kvelertak - Vocalist Erlend Hjelvik Quits Band

from: Metal Storm, on: Monday, July 16, 2018 - 18:42

<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=4898&bandname=Kvelertak>Kvelertak</a> has lost an important piece of their puzzle, their singer Erlend Hjelvik. The Norwegian band has just announced via their Facebook page that he is parting ways with <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=4898&bandname=Kvelertak>Kvelertak</a> after three albums, <i>Nattesferd</i> (2016) being the last. So far, the group hasn't said anything regarding what will happen next. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33980>Read more...</a>

Angra - Premiere Music Video

from: Metal Storm, on: Monday, July 16, 2018 - 13:48

Prog/power metallers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=32&bandname=Angra>Angra</a> have captured the atmosphere of their fan-favorite song in a new music video, which the band has officially premiered. The video features both Brazilian singer Sandy and Alissa White-Gluz of <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=42&bandname=Arch+Enemy>Arch Enemy</a>. You might recognize "Black Widow's Web" from their latest album, <i>ØMNI</i>, released earlier this year. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33979>Read more...</a>

Windhand - Unveil Artwork And Teaser For New Album

from: Metal Storm, on: Monday, July 16, 2018 - 13:38

Virginia's stoner doom metal quartet <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=7670&bandname=Windhand>Windhand</a> have announced a full fall North American tour with Satan's Satyrs and give us a glimpse of what's to come on their forthcoming album, <i>Eternal Return</i>, coming October 5th on Relapse Records. Feast your eyes on the cover art right here. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33978>Read more...</a>

Ævangelist - Announce New Album, Debut New Song

from: Metal Storm, on: Monday, July 16, 2018 - 13:28

American blackened death metal duo <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=7401&bandname=%26AElig%3Bvangelist>Ævangelist</a> are preparing to release a new album. This will be their fifth studio album and follows 2015's <i>Enthrall To The Void Of Bliss</i>. You can already hear a track from <i>Matricide In The Temple Of Omega</i> below with more to be shared in the near future. Enjoy the 13-minute "Omen Of The Barren Womb." <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33977>Read more...</a>

Ænimus - Sign With Nuclear Blast, To Tour US With Pathology

from: Metal Storm, on: Monday, July 16, 2018 - 11:54

California-based metallers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=8108&bandname=%26AElig%3Bnimus>Ænimus</a> are thrilled to announce that they have officially signed a worldwide record deal with Nuclear Blast Records. The band also confirmed that they will be joining <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=4795&bandname=Pathology>Pathology</a> as direct support on the <b>'Brutal Annihilation tour'</b> across the West Coast part of the States' this August. Dates can be found on the official tour flyer below. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33976>Read more...</a>

Exodus - To Headline &#039;MTV Headbangers Ball Tour 2018&#039;

from: Metal Storm, on: Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 23:51

As Bay Area legends <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=288&bandname=Exodus>Exodus</a> are just finishing their summer run across Europe, the band is pleased to announce that they will return to the continent in November and December to headlline the 2018 edition of the renowned "MTV Headbangers Ball Tour", which will lead them through 17 cities and venues in 9 countries. The outstanding line-up will be completed by <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=32981">newly re-structured</a> Ruhr Area thrash heroes <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=213&bandname=Sodom>Sodom</a>, US metal act <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=289&bandname=Death+Angel>Death Angel</a> plus Greek underground champions <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=2821&bandname=Suicidal+Angels>Suicidal Angels</a>. Check out the new tour trailer below. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33975>Read more...</a>

Dreadrealm - New Song Revealed, New Album In The Works

from: Metal Storm, on: Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 23:38

Atmospheric black metal, one-man project, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=9971&bandname=Dreadrealm>Dreadrealm</a>, has posted online a brand new track off the, yet untitled, sophomore album and follow-up to last year's <i>The Essence Of Winter</i>. You can check out "Souls Of Sea And Fire" below. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33974>Read more...</a>

Deicide - Release Lyric Video For New Track

from: Metal Storm, on: Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 14:11

Shortly after revealing all about their new album, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=84&bandname=Deicide>Deicide</a> have made a new song available online for streaming. A lyric video has been unveiled of the brand new song "Excommunicated", and the <a href="http://deicide.lnk.to/OverturesOfBlasphemy">pre-sale of new album</a> <i>Overtures Of Blasphemy</i> has also started. <i>Overtures Of Blasphemy</i> will be released on September 14th, 2018 and today you can listen to the first single track of the album. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33972>Read more...</a>

Voivod - New Album Cover, Release Date Revealed

from: Metal Storm, on: Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 13:59

Currently celebrating their 35th band-anniversary, Canadian progressive sci-fi metal innovators <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=371&bandname=Voivod>Voivod</a> are pleased to announce a release date of September 21st, 2018 for their upcoming new studio album <i>The Wake</i> via Century Media Records worldwide. A first single outtake is expected for release on July 20th, so look out for that. In the meantime, check out the cover art and tracklist below. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33971>Read more...</a>

Tengger Cavalry - Reunite, Debut New Song

from: Metal Storm, on: Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 13:52

As it turns out, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=8253&bandname=Tengger+Cavalry>Tengger Cavalry</a>'s break up was short-lived. After announcing its <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33231">break up in February</a>, Nature Ganganbaigal has decided to reunite the Mongolian folk metal band and they are sharing their brand new single "Heart". Enjoy! <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33970>Read more...</a>

Pyrexia - Unveil New Album Details

from: Metal Storm, on: Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 13:38

After a long wait, a new <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=6007&bandname=Pyrexia>Pyrexia</a> album is coming and the details have just been unveiled. The long standing New York death metal legends have returned with their newest and arguably most devastating album, <i>Unholy Requiem</i>. The record, which will see a September 14th release date via Unique Leader, was recorded, mixed, and mastered at Subsonic Audio by guitarist Chris Basile and "shows the band returning to their filthy, pulverizing, classic sound." <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33969>Read more...</a>

System Of A Down - Serj Tankian Releases Statement About Lack Of New Material

from: Metal Storm, on: Friday, July 13, 2018 - 14:20

We all know that <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=1750&bandname=System+Of+A+Down>System Of A Down</a> hasn't released an album since 2005's <i>Mezmerize</i> and <i>Hypnotize</i> and while there's been talks of new material in the works, it seems like it never comes to fruition. Now, vocalist Serj Tankian has posted an open letter to fans following an interview that guitarist/singer Daron Malakian did with Kerrang! magazine regarding the band's inability to record a new album. Serj Tankian has responded citing artistic differences, equal publishing split claims and other major revelations regarding the hiatus. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33968>Read more...</a>

Powerwolf - Stream Another New Song

from: Metal Storm, on: Friday, July 13, 2018 - 13:58

Another new <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=2630&bandname=Powerwolf>Powerwolf</a> song? That's right! The German metallers have shared the third track off of <i>The Sacrament Of Sin</i>, their latest musical creation. This time around, you get to listen to "Incense & Iron". The wait is almost over as you can get your hands on <i>The Sacrament Of Sin</i> next week, on July 20th via Napalm Records. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33967>Read more...</a>

Madder Mortem - Reveal New Album Details And New Track

from: Metal Storm, on: Friday, July 13, 2018 - 13:47

Norwegian avantgarde group <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=252&bandname=Madder+Mortem>Madder Mortem</a> is preparing to release a new record to follow the acclaimed <i>Red In Tooth And Claw</i> (2016). They have not only announced the details of their upcoming seventh full-length album <i>Marrow</i> as also revealed a track from the album. "Moonlight Over Silver White" is also available as a single, and can be heard below. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33966>Read more...</a>

Hate - Sign To Metal Blade Records

from: Metal Storm, on: Friday, July 13, 2018 - 13:36

Metal Blade Records just announced the signing of <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=3247&bandname=Hate>Hate</a>, the death/black metal force hailing from Warsaw, Poland. Their last album was <i>Tremendum</i> (2017) and saw ATF Sinner (vocals, guitars) utilize the dark aspects of the mystic and arcane Slavonic folklore to explore themes both personal and impersonal. In 2018, we find <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=3247&bandname=Hate>Hate</a> in preparation of their next endeavour and they will enter the studio in December. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33965>Read more...</a>