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Enslaved - Drummer Cato Bekkevold Quits The Band

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 14:08

<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=97&bandname=Enslaved>Enslaved</a>'s drummer since 2003, Cato Bekkevold is calling it quits. He would like to spend more time with his daughter, and he is not perfect physically for drumming in the band anymore. His last show will be at Hellfest 2018 in France. The band has not announced a replacement yet, but Cato mentioned Iver Sandøy as a future drummer in his <a href="https://www.facebook.com/enslaved/videos/10155700928497201/">video announcing his retirement</a>. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33859>Read more...</a>

Misery Index - Tracking New Album

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 13:53

<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=1878&bandname=Misery+Index>Misery Index</a> has finally begun recording their new album to follow <i>The Killing Gods</i> (2014). You can start anticipating the crushing new material because drummer Adam Jarvis is in Florida this week tracking drums at Mana Recording with engineering maestro Erik Rutan. According to the U.S. metallers, the new record is due out in early 2019 on Season of Mist. More updates soon! <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33861>Read more...</a>

Soreption - New Album Announced, Share New Track

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 13:43

Here's something for tech death metal fans. The Swedes <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=6432&bandname=Soreption>Soreption</a> have just announced their brand new album, <i>Monument Of The End</i>, which will be out on August 3rd on their new label, Sumerian Records. You can already hear the song "King Of Undisputed Nonsense" in its entirety and get limited CD digipak/LP pre-order bundles. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33860>Read more...</a>

Gaerea - Debut Album Streaming In Full

from: Metal Storm, on: Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 03:20

The debut full-length of Portuguese black metallers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=10172&bandname=Gaerea>Gaerea</a> is due out this Friday on June 22nd via Transcending Obscurity Records. The label has already made <i>Unsettling Whispers</i> available for streaming and you can now listen to it in its entirety below. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33858>Read more...</a>

Grave Digger - Reveal Tracklist And Cover Of Upcoming Album

from: Metal Storm, on: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 13:46

German metal outfit, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=250&bandname=Grave+Digger>Grave Digger</a>, have just released the tracklist and album cover of their upcoming release, <i>The Living Dead</i>, which will be released on September 14th via Napalm Records. <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=250&bandname=Grave+Digger>Grave Digger</a> will hit the road in 2019 with a series of headliner appearances on their "Tour Of The Living Dead" in January/February. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33856>Read more...</a>

Therapy? - Announce New Album, Release Single

from: Metal Storm, on: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 13:40

Alternative outfit <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=1287&bandname=Therapy%3F>Therapy?</a> have recently announced a new album and their first in three years. To follow <i>Disquiet</i>, the British band is releasing their fifteenth studio album, <i>Cleave</i>, on the 21st of September 2018 via Marshall Records. <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=1287&bandname=Therapy%3F>Therapy?</a> will also headline a UK tour this November with a few shows in Belgium, The Netherlands and Germany too. Don't miss the first single "Callow" available for your listening pleasure below. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33857>Read more...</a>

Amorphis - To Co-Headline European Tour With Soilwork

from: Metal Storm, on: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 03:01

<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=26&bandname=Amorphis>Amorphis</a> recently released their enormously successful new album, <i>Queen Of Time</i>, and to present their new hymns live on stage, the band is pleased to announce that they will join forces with <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=165&bandname=Soilwork>Soilwork</a> for a European co-headline run in early 2019. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33855>Read more...</a>

Craft - New Album Streaming In Full

from: Metal Storm, on: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 02:41

Swedish black metal masters <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=3171&bandname=Craft>Craft</a> are currently streaming their entire new album, <i>White Noise And Black Metal</i>. The band's highly anticipated full-length comes after seven years of studio silence and will hit stores this Friday, June 22nd via Season Of Mist. Enjoy it below and tell us what you think of it. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33854>Read more...</a>

Omnium Gatherum - Reveal Cover Art And Tracklist For New Album

from: Metal Storm, on: Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 13:52

Today, fans can find out a little bit more about <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=1261&bandname=Omnium+Gatherum>Omnium Gatherum</a>'s new studio album, <i>The Burning Cold</i>. The record will see a worldwide release on August 31st through Century Media Records and the band has now revealed the cover artwork, which was once again created by Olli-Pekka Lappalainen, who has been responsible for every single artwork for the band since the very first demo. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33853>Read more...</a>

Abhorrence - Debut First New Song Since 1990

from: Metal Storm, on: Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 13:44

Finnish death metallers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=7871&bandname=Abhorrence>Abhorrence</a>'s second coming, 28 years after the first, has begun. The band has premiered the song "Anthem For The Anthropocene" from the impending new mini-album, <i>Megalohydrothalassophobic</i>, due out on September 14th through Svart Records. Turn up the volume and enjoy some <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=7871&bandname=Abhorrence>Abhorrence</a> below! <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33852>Read more...</a>

Finnr&#039;s Cane - Stream New Song

from: Metal Storm, on: Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 13:30

<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=4757&bandname=Finnr%26%23039%3Bs+Cane>Finnr's Cane</a>, the Canadian progressive black metal trio, have recently premiered their new track "Willow", which will appear on the band's third album <i>Elegy</i>, out on July 20th via Prophecy Productions. If you like atmospheric metal, this might be right up your alley. Give it a few spins right here. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33851>Read more...</a>

Sear Bliss - Entire New Album Streaming

from: Metal Storm, on: Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 11:24

Hammerheart Records will release <i>Letters From The Edge</i> by <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=2729&bandname=Sear+Bliss>Sear Bliss</a> on July 6th, but you can now stream it in full below, as well as purchase the digital version via <a href="https://searblisshhr.bandcamp.com/album/letters-from-the-edge">Bandcamp</a>. What do you think of the band's new album? <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33850>Read more...</a>

Maryland Deathfest XVII - First Batch Of Bands Confirmed

from: Metal Storm, on: Monday, June 18, 2018 - 22:28

The organizers of the annual <b>Maryland Deathfest</b> have announced the first 25 confirmed bands for next year's edition. Maryland Deathfest XVII is set to take place at Rams Head Live and Baltimore Soundstage on May 23-26, 2019. The initial line-up includes the black metallers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=1720&bandname=Bethlehem>Bethlehem</a>, death metal band <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=3648&bandname=Brutality>Brutality</a>, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=122&bandname=Immolation>Immolation</a>, sludge bringers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=6115&bandname=Indian>Indian</a>, thrashers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=3794&bandname=Violator>Violator</a>, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=513&bandname=Mortician>Mortician</a>, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=367&bandname=Pestilence>Pestilence</a>, U.S. black metallers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=9242&bandname=Sk%26aacute%3Bphe>Skáphe</a>, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=12&bandname=Vomitory>Vomitory</a>, and more. Many more bands will be announced in the coming weeks. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33849>Read more...</a>

Dream Theater - Enter The Studio, Update On New Album

from: Metal Storm, on: Monday, June 18, 2018 - 13:56

Recently, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=92&bandname=Dream+Theater>Dream Theater</a> signed a deal with Sony Music Entertainment via Inside Out Music for the release of their next album and now they are hard at work on new material. The progressive metallers have just entered their new recording studio for the next few weeks working on the new <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=92&bandname=Dream+Theater>Dream Theater</a> album and according to them, it's been "very productive" and it's sounding "heavy". <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33848>Read more...</a>

Skeletonwitch - Debut New Track

from: Metal Storm, on: Monday, June 18, 2018 - 13:48

After unveiling the <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33602">first track</a> off of <i>Devouring Radiant Light</i>, their new musical offering, blackened thrash metal stalwarts <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=2219&bandname=Skeletonwitch>Skeletonwitch</a> have been kind enough to share another new tune. "When Paradise Fades" was recently made available online for streaming and can now be enjoyed right here. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33847>Read more...</a>