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DEATH ANGEL: First 'Thrashumentary' Trailer

San Francisco Bay Area thrash veterans DEATH ANGEL will release "A Thrashumentary" on July 24 via Nuclear Blast. The DVD was directed, shot and edited by Tommy Jones (KATAKLYSM, SOILWORK, LAMB OF GOD, CARCASS, TESTAMENT) of Videohammer Studios. The release will also include a full live album titled "The Bay Calls For Blood". The first ...

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KATAKLYSM Hot Sauces Coming Soon

Canadian extreme metallers KATAKLYSM will release their twelfth studio album, "Of Ghosts And Gods", on July 31 via Nuclear Blast. To coincide with the new CD's arrival, the band will release two new KATAKLYSM hot sauces, "Ghost Fire" and "God's Fury". Says KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono: "What better way to celebrate a great new album ...

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On The Tour Bus With TESTAMENT (Video)

Digital Tour Bus, which gives fans "an all-access pass" to the tour buses that their favorite bands travel in, has posted its latest "Bus Invaders" episode, focusing on San Francisco Bay Area thrashers TESTAMENT. The six-minute clip can be seen below. TESTAMENT kicked off the "Dark Roots Of Thrash II" tour with EXODUS and SHATTERED ...

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DEATH ANGEL To Enter Studio In October

San Francisco Bay Area metallers DEATH ANGEL will enter the studio on October 1 to begin recording their new album for an April 2016 release via Nuclear Blast. Asked by Groovey of Groovey.TV what fans can expect from the follow-up to 2013's "The Dream Calls For Blood", DEATH ANGEL guitarist Ted Aguilar said ...

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Don't Expect Next TESTAMENT Album Before 2016, Says ERIC PETERSON

Robb Chavez of "Robb's Metalworks" conducted an interview with guitarist Eric Peterson of San Francisco Bay Area metallers TESTAMENT on April 6 in San Antonio, Texas. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about the progress of the songwriting sessions for TESTAMENT's follow-up to 2012's "Dark Roots Of Earth", Eric said: "I would say, ...

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KATAKLYSM: 'Of Ghosts And Gods' Cover Artwork Unveiled

Montreal-based death metallers KATAKLYSM will release new album, "Of Ghosts And Gods", on July 31 via Nuclear Blast. The cover artwork for the follow-up to "Waiting For The End To Come" was created by up-and-coming dark and macabre artist Art By Surtsey and can be seen below. According to KATAKYSM, the "cover art echoes a ...

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KATAKLYSM To Release 'Of Ghosts And Gods' Album In July

Montreal-based death metallers KATAKLYSM will release new album, "Of Ghosts And Gods", on July 31 via Nuclear Blast. The cover artwork for the follow-up to "Waiting For The End To Come" will be unveiled on March 23. Guitarist Jean-François "JF" Dagenais will track drums, guitars and bass for the album, while vocals were recorded by ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT, KATAKLYSM Among JUNO AWARDS Nominees

DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT and KATAKLYSM have been nominated in the "Metal/Hard Music Album Of The Year" category at this year's Juno Awards (the Canadian equivalent of the Grammy Awards), set to be held on Sunday, March 15 at FirstOntario Centre in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. This category is an award to honor artistic achievement, technical proficiency ...

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KATAKLYSM: New Album Title Revealed

Montreal-based death metallers KATAKLYSM are currently in the studio recording the follow-up to their "Waiting For The End To Come" album. Titled "Of Ghosts And Gods", the new CD will tentatively be released this coming summer via Nuclear Blast. Guitarist Jean-François "JF" Dagenais will track drums, guitars and bass for the album, while vocals will ...

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KATAKLYSM To Enter Studio In January

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based death metallers KATAKLYSM will enter the studio next January to record the follow-up to their critically acclaimed "Waiting For The End To Come" album. Says the band: "There is no rest for the wicked as they say. "KATAKLYSM has been full of inspiration and are in full determination mode lately; a rejuvenated ...

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TESTAMENT Is 'Shooting For' New Album To Sound Like 'The Gathering', Says CHUCK BILLY

Vocalist Chuck Billy of San Francisco Bay Area metallers TESTAMENT was recently interviewed by Shor Bazaar, Pakistan's first international artist management services. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud widget below. Asked about the progress of the songwriting sessions for TESTAMENT's follow-up to 2012's "Dark Roots Of Earth", Billy said: "Well, we're ...

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KATAKLYSM Interviewed In South Africa (Video)

David Devo Oosthuizen of Witchdoctor Productions conducted an interview with Maurizio Iacono (vocals) and Jean-François "JF" Dagenais (guitar) of Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based death metallers KATAKLYSM during the band's recent tour of South Africa. You can now watch the chat below. KATAKLYSM recently released the music video for its rendition of the SACRED REICH classic "The ...

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ORIGIN: Entire 'Omnipresent' Album Available For Streaming

Technical death metallers ORIGIN will release their new album, "Omnipresent", on July 8 in North America via Nuclear Blast (July 4 in Europe through Agonia). The CD was recorded with longtime producer/engineer Robert Rebeck at Chapman Recording in Lenexa, Kansas and was mixed and mastered at Menegroth - The Thousand Caves with Colin Marston. The ...

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ALESTORM: 'Drink' Video Released

Scottish folk/power metallers ALESTORM will release their new album, "Sunset On The Golden Age", on August 5 in North America (one day earlier internationally) via Napalm Records. The CD was recorded at Lasse Lammert's LSD Studio in Lübeck, Germany. "Sunset On The Golden Age" will contain the following tracks: * Walk The Plank * Drink ...

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ORIGIN: 'Absurdity Of What I Am' Lyric Video

Technical death metallers ORIGIN will release their new album, "Omnipresent", on July 8 in North America via Nuclear Blast (July 4 in Europe through Agonia). The CD was recorded with longtime producer/engineer Robert Rebeck at Chapman Recording in Lenexa, Kansas and was mixed and mastered at Menegroth - The Thousand Caves with Colin Marston. The ...

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