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Singer Johannes Eckerström: "We Want To Treat Everything About Avatar As Art."

4 hours 46 min ago
Thursday, October 2nd saw Avatar, one of the most intriguing and visually arresting metal acts to emerge from Sweden this decade, perform in a support slot for Mushroomhead at Phase 2 in Lynchburg, Virginia. Well prior to showtime, as early arrivals were casually gathering outside the venue doors, I sat down at a table in the adjacent restaurant... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107297"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/qtwMFXbFfSA" height="1" width="1"/

Orphalis Recruits New Drummer Simon Heinen

October 20, 2014 - 23:32
Orphalis has checked in with the following announcement about recruiting a new drummer: quot;We sadly have to announce you that Kai, our drummer, has to completely step back from making music due to his family situation. We wish him all the best for his future and his family! quot;But we are also proud to announce you the joining of Simon Heinen who ... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107296"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/onvP3QDsl-U" height="1" width="1"/

...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead Posts "The Ghost Within" Video

October 20, 2014 - 23:28
...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead is celebrating the release of quot;IXquot; in Europe today with the launch of a brand new video for the track quot;The Ghost Within.quot; Watch it below, courtesy of Amazon Music. The album will follow in the U.S. on the 10th of November. The band is also set to hit Europe on tour next month with Your Favorite Enemie... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107295"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/ch3-AD1oALM" height="1" width="1"/

Circuitry Shares The Band's "Perfect Vision"

October 20, 2014 - 23:19
Circuitry - formed from the smoldering, rotten corpse of Dark Empire - has confirmed a November 4th release date for the bandapos;s debut, self-titled album. You can pre-order the album at this location, and the new song quot;Perfect Visionquot; is available for streaming below, thanks to Metal Insider. The music on the forthcoming 10-track debut was car... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107294"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/ErN6eYrzcjk" height="1" width="1"/

Dire Omen Releasing "Wresting the Revelation of Futility"

October 20, 2014 - 23:10
Dark Descent Records will release quot;Wresting the Revelation of Futilityquot; from Edmonton, Alberta?s Dire Omen on November 12th. The label comments: quot;Characterized by a progression towards the chaotic, opaque darkness that now permeates their sound, the history of the Canadian black/death metallers has led to the establishment of an undeniable ident... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107293"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/6Ke2noVbals" height="1" width="1"/

Thanatos Posts "Global Purification" Title Track

October 20, 2014 - 22:52
2014 marks the 30th anniversary of Thanatos and the release of new album, quot;Global Purification.quot; Containing 10 tracks of exterminating death/thrash metal with razor-sharp riffs, hateful vocals, outspoken lyrics and production by Dan Swan#xf6;, quot;Global Purificationquot; will be unleashed on November 17th via Century Media Records. Check out the title tra... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107292"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/SIQAGFNmTmQ" height="1" width="1"/

Bloodshot Dawn Posts New Track "The Image Faded"

October 20, 2014 - 22:45
Bloodshot Dawn today releases a new track off the bandapos;s impending quot;Demonsquot; album (reviewed here). Check out quot;The Image Fadedquot; in the player below. You can also watch the bandapos;s recently released music video for quot;Smoke And Mirrorsquot; at this location. quot;Demonsquot; is due out October 26th, and the track listing is as follows: 1. Smoke and Mirrors 2... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107291"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/-PZDR9kURNo" height="1" width="1"/

Feral To Release New Album "For Those Who Live In Darkness"

October 20, 2014 - 22:38
Solo black metal artist Feral from Tabusintac, New Brunswick (not to be confused with the Swedish band of the same name) is set to release debut full-length album quot;For Those Who Live In Darknessquot; on October 23rd, 2014. You can now hear the advance track quot;Entering Darknessquot; through the player below, and the following press release was also issued... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107290"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/Gu_egLH08yM" height="1" width="1"/

The Skull Performance Footage Posted Online

October 20, 2014 - 22:29
The Skullapos;s debut album quot;For Those Which Are Asleepquot; will be released worldwide on Tuesday, November 4th via Tee Pee Records. The band features original Trouble members vocalist Eric Wagner and drummer Jeff ?Oly? Olson and recently dropped a new track titled quot;Till The Sun Turns Back,quot; which can be heard at this location. In other news, footag... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107289"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/qeuaU-9CEj8" height="1" width="1"/

Selva Streaming Full New Album "Life Habitual"

October 20, 2014 - 22:18
The Sludgelord today is hosting the premiere the debut album from post-black metal outfit Selva. ?Life Habitual? can be streamed in full below. The album will be available on Monday, October 27th through Argonauta Records and the track listing is as follows: 1. [i] 2. Enclosure 3. Life Habitual 4. Persistent 5. [/] 6. Existence 7. Gloam... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107288"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/hiGM4nRow7A" height="1" width="1"/

Leah Re-Releasing "Otherworld" EP Via Inner Wound

October 20, 2014 - 22:10
Inner Wound Recordings is proud to announce a re-issue of the quot;Otherworldquot; EP from Celtic metal star Leah. The re-issue will be out on October 24th in Europe and October 28th in North America. Inner Wound comments: quot;This 5-song Celtic-metal masterpiece from Canadian artist Leah takes you from the stormy shores of an ancient era to fantasy landsc... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107287"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/sSCq6qfZdC4" height="1" width="1"/

Cavorts Releasing Debut Album "Got Your Brass"

October 20, 2014 - 22:01
After signing with In At The Deep Ends Records, Cavorts will release debut album quot;Got Your Brassquot; on October 27th. The label also comments: quot;Since emerging out of the northern frontier town of Barnsley in 2012, Cavorts have toured the UK with Dragonforce, played a sold-out Leeds O2 Academy show with Skindred, released a debut EP on distinguished... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107286"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/-9ujbf79dtY" height="1" width="1"/

Krokodil Streaming New Song "Sun Riders"

October 20, 2014 - 21:37
Beards and riffs come together to make your Monday better as Krokodil - a a metal behemoth now signed to Spinefarm Records, featuring current and previous members of Cry for Silence, Hexes, Gallows and SikTh - share the new song quot;Sun Riders.quot; Check out quot;Sun Ridersquot; in the player below, thanks to Revolvermag.com. The track features guest vocals f... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107285"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/9nkDx1gKm8k" height="1" width="1"/

Haken Streaming New Song "Crystallised"

October 20, 2014 - 21:25
London-based progressive metal band Haken is set to begin a U.K. amp; Ireland tour with Leprous amp; Maschine this week, before new EP quot;Restorationquot; is released (October 27th in Europe, November 10th in the U.S.). To celebrate, Haken has launched a stream of the longest track on the album, titled quot;Crystallised,quot; as well as a competition to win a signe... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107284"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/PTSux7KAKZg" height="1" width="1"/

Scott Ian Posts "Swearing Words In Glasgow" DVD Clip

October 20, 2014 - 21:20
Metal Injection just released another clip cut from heavy metal musician, author, and television personality Scott Ian?s upcoming live comedy DVD, quot;Swearing Words in Glasgow.quot; The clip features Scott telling thestory of the first time he met Lemmy back in the early Anthrax days, and the alcohol-soaked hilarities that followed. Check it out below... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107283"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/Y9mNrF_wBqk" height="1" width="1"/

Baring Teeth Reveals New Album "Ghost Chorus Among Old Ruins"

October 20, 2014 - 21:12
Dallas, Texas-based avant/tech death metal trio Baring Teeth is preparing for the follow-up to 2011 debut album, quot;Atrophy,quot; with the mangling quot;Ghost Chorus Among Old Ruinsquot; confirmed to drop via Willowtip Records on November 25th. The label comments: quot;Previously known as Soviet, Baring Teeth is an act formed by three musicians having collectivel... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107282"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/FH_ZWlnwDNI" height="1" width="1"/

Deiphago Announces New Album "Into The Eye Of Satan"

October 20, 2014 - 20:58
Today, the black/death barbarians from Deiphago reveal details for their fourth full-length album, which will be released next year by Hells Headbangers. Titled quot;Into the Eye of Satan,quot; recordings for the album will take place during December in The Thousand Caves Recording Studio in Queens, New York and will be produced/engineered/mixed by Coli... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107281"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/CdiGlwpY7aY" height="1" width="1"/

These Are They Streaming New Song "Steeple Of Blood"

October 20, 2014 - 20:51
Chicagoapos;s These Are They has teamed up with Blabbermouth.net to stream a new song off the groupapos;s forthcoming album. Check out quot;Steeple Of Bloodquot; in the player provided below. New album quot;At The Feast Of Seven Funeralsquot; will see release through The End Records on November 18th, 2014. a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107280"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/JzEEd3_nxr0" height="1" width="1"/

Ghost Brigade Streaming New Song "Aurora"

October 20, 2014 - 20:41
Ghost Brigade just released a new track taken from upcoming album quot;IV: One With The Storm.quot; The track titled quot;Auroraquot; is streaming below, thanks to Metalsucks. quot;IV: One with the Stormquot; will be released by Season of Mist on November 11th in North America (November 7th worldwide). The track listing is as follows: 1. Wretched Blues 2. Departure... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107279"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/iOZlZQeehro" height="1" width="1"/

The Last Ten Seconds Of Life Recording New Album

October 20, 2014 - 20:34
Pennsylvania metal band The Last Ten Seconds Of Life today enters Atrium Audio recording studio to begin recording a new album that will be released in early 2015. Once again, the band joins long-time producer Carson Slovak and engineer Grant McFarland (August Burns Red, Texas in July) at their studio in Lancaster, Pennsylvania to record what wi... a href="http://www.metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=107278"Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com/aimg src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/metalunderground/~4/9ZBmVEvwIbU" height="1" width="1"/