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WITHIN TEMPTATION: IMPORTED LIMITED EDITION MEDIA BOOK ON SALE NOW!

WITHIN TEMPTATION: IMPORTED LIMITED EDITION MEDIA BOOK ON SALE NOW!

To coincide with WITHIN TEMPTATION’s current headlining North American “Hydra World Tour,” 1,400 copies of the premium import version of the Hydra Media Book are on sale at the Nuclear Blast USA Webshop.  Be advised: once they’re gone, they’re gone forever.

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Devin Townsend launches ZTV and new Ziltoid site

Devin Townsend launches ZTV and new Ziltoid site

Devin Townsend has announced the launch of ZTV, a brand new video series starring the inimitable Ziltoid, as well as a brand new interactive site dedicated to him. Following on from the announcement of the Z² double-album, which is due for release on the 27th October 2014 in Europe and 28th October 2014 in the US, the newest glimpse into the Ziltoid story can be viewed here:

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BUTCHER BABIES releases new covers EP, ‘Uncovered’, today in North America; kicks off North American headlining tour

BUTCHER BABIES releases new covers EP, ‘Uncovered’, today in North America; kicks off North American headlining tour

Taking a page from heroes METALLICA and GUNS N’ ROSES, Los Angeles breakthrough metal act, BUTCHER BABIES, has recorded an EP of cover tunes that will surely please fans of the band, as well as fans of the artists that performed them originally. Titled Uncovered, this EP has been released today in North America and features the following five tracks:

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ENSLAVED ENTER THE STUDIO TO RECORD 13th ALBUM

ENSLAVED ENTER THE STUDIO TO RECORD 13th ALBUM

Last week’s autumn equinox brought equal illumination to Earth’s Northern and Southern Hemispheres, but it also sparked other blood-warming news: the thirteenth studio installment by Norway’s progressive extreme metallers ENSLAVED is now underway.

From his home in Bergen, Norway, ENSLAVED guitarist, songwriter, and founding member Ivar Bjørnson takes some time toprovide the following update:

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AVERSIONS CROWN: LYRIC VIDEO & NEW ALBUM DETAILS ANNOUNCED!

AVERSIONS CROWN: LYRIC VIDEO & NEW ALBUM DETAILS ANNOUNCED!

Six-headed death machine AVERSIONS CROWN will unleash their Nuclear Blast Entertainment debut this November! Tyrant will be released on November 14 (Australia/Europe), November 17 (U.K.), and November 24 (North America) in digital and physical formats. Pre-order your copy from this location.

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Ensiferum nearing completion on recording new album!

Ensiferum nearing completion on recording new album!

Helsinki, FinlandSeptember 29th, 2014Ensiferum have been locked away in Astia Studio (astiastudio.fi) in Lappeenranta in Finland with producer Anssi Kippo for three weeks. Drums, bass, and most of the guitar parts have been recorded. At the end of last week, guest musician Timo Väänänen tracked some takes with his kantele, and over the weekend, vocalist Petri Lindroos began tracking vocals!

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GWAR Eternal Tour Honors Lost Leader Oderus Urungus and Introduces New Scumdogs

GWAR Eternal Tour Honors Lost Leader Oderus Urungus and Introduces New Scumdogs

ANTARCTICA, 29th September 2014

The Scumdogs of the Universe are sharpening their axes and stoking the fires of their great war engines in preparation for the fall 2014 GWAR Eternal Tour. Global leaders had hoped the bouts of terror accompanying GWAR‘s annual rampages would finally come to an end with the passing of the the groups monstrous captain, Oderus Urungus. But tonight politicians,…

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In Solitude release “Sister” on white vinyl and cassette

In Solitude release “Sister” on white vinyl and cassette

Last week In Solitude released a white vinyl edition of their latest, critically acclaimed album “Sister“. As usual the vinyl will be limited so be quick! There’s also “white bundles” available, coming with an exclusive shirt design – check it out and order your copy HERE at EMP or HERE at our ebay-store!

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HAVOK’s David Sanchez (guitar/vocals) suffers arm injury; band forced to cancel select dates on current North American tour

HAVOK’s David Sanchez (guitar/vocals) suffers arm injury; band forced to cancel select dates on current North American tour

Due to unforeseen circumstances, HAVOK is forced to cancel select dates on their current North American tour. David Sanchez (guitars/vocals) comments: “Due to injury, we have been forced to cancel a few shows on our current tour with CROWBAR, REVOCATON, FIT FOR AN AUTOPSY, and ARMED FOR APOCALYPSE.  We plan to rejoin the tour in California in early October. 

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HOUSE OF LIGHTNING Premiere Song at Wondering Sound

HOUSE OF LIGHTNING Premiere Song at Wondering Sound

Ground breaking band HOUSE OF LIGHTNING will release their debut record Lightworker October 14th via Translation Loss.  Everyone at Translation Loss are beyond ecstatic to be able to work with Henry Wilson and his new band HOUSE OF LIGHTNING, being huge fans of both Floor and Dove.  HOUSE OF LIGHTNING takes what Dove created to an entirely new level of mathy-proggy rock sensation.

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