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Randy Blythe is a free man!

Randy Blythe is a free man!

Lamb of God frontman Randy Blythe was acquitted of manslaughter charges in the Czech Republic when a not guilty verdict was handed down today (March 5). After spending five weeks in a a Czech prison this past summer and standing trial over two sessions this winter, Blythe is a free man. Czech news agency Blesk.cz reports that the three-judge panel [...]

March 5, 2013 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Randy Blythe is a free man!

SWR Barroselas Metalfest XVI

SWR Barroselas Metalfest XVI

The biggest Metal festival in Portugal has announced almost all the bands scheduled for the 16th edition. SWR BARROSELAS METALFEST XVI 24-27 APRIL 2013 | BARROSELAS | PORTUGAL DAY 0 – wednesday 24 april – 19:00 – free entrance STRONG INTENTION | USA | www.facebook.com/STRONGINTENTION DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION | France | www.facebook.com/departmentofcorrection W:O:A METAL BATTLE [...]

March 4, 2013 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SWR Barroselas Metalfest XVI

Amorphis release lyric video

Amorphis release lyric video

Amorphis’ eleventh album “Circle” is due to be released on April 19. Peter Tägtgren (Hypocrisy, Pain) is in charge of producing and mixing. The band released a lyric video for the track “Hopeless Days” which can be viewed below: “Circle” track listing: 01. Shades Of Gray 02. Mission 03. The Wanderer 04. Narrow Path 05. [...]

March 3, 2013 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Amorphis release lyric video

New CARCASS album

New CARCASS album

After a 17 year-long hiatus the legendary Carcass have officially announced that “Surgical Steel” will be the title of their first studio album in almost 20 years. It is set to be released later this year, but a label hasn’t been announced yet. It will be the first album to feature new drummer Dan Wilding [...]

March 3, 2013 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on New CARCASS album

Throne Fest anounces full line-up for 2013

Throne Fest anounces full line-up for 2013

The Belgian event has announced the complete line-up for Throne Fest 2013. Carpathian Forest and Marduk (with a special Panzer Division Marduk set) are the headliners for this year edition, set to take place at Kubox Kuurne (West Flanders) – Belgium, the 11th May 2013. The final bill looks as follow: CARPATHIAN FOREST MARDUK BELPHEGOR [...]

February 4, 2013 Lucifer News Comments Off on Throne Fest anounces full line-up for 2013

CARCASS confirmed for PartySan 2013

CARCASS confirmed for PartySan 2013

Legendary grinders Carcass have recently been confirmed for this year edition of PartySan Metal Open Air Festival. Among the last confirmed bands are also the German pagan black metalers Helrunar. The festival is set to take place at Schlotheim – Flugplatz Obermehler, Germany from 8 to 10 August 2013. Here’s the list of the already [...]

January 30, 2013 Lucifer News Comments Off on CARCASS confirmed for PartySan 2013

VON confirmed as UTBS second headliner

VON confirmed as UTBS second headliner

North Americain black metal cult Von are back to Europe, as they are confirmed for this year Under the Black Sun festival. Bands like Horna, Sigh or Koldbrann have also been confirmed. The following bands are already announced: VON SIGH MELECHESH KOLDBRANN HORNA ARKONA MORRIGAN BORGNE CHAOS INVOCATION ESSENZ FUNERAL WINDS INFINITY GRAIL STREAMS OF [...]

January 17, 2013 Lucifer News Comments Off on VON confirmed as UTBS second headliner

XVI SWR Barroselas Metalfest – First confirmations

XVI SWR Barroselas Metalfest –  First confirmations

The next edition of the mythical portuguese fest is going to take place on the days 24 to 27 of April 2013.  The bands that have been announced so far are the following: POSSESSED | USA BELPHEGOR | Austria AGALLOCH | USA MANILLA ROAD | USA NEGURA BUNGET | Romania SCD | France MISS LAVA [...]

November 17, 2012 Rita Limede News Comments Off on XVI SWR Barroselas Metalfest – First confirmations

BRACARA EXTREME FEST announces this year’s edition!

BRACARA EXTREME FEST announces this year’s edition!

BRACARA extreme fest is back! Set to take place at diNAAMo Panoias from 7th to 8th December, Bracara Extreme Fest 2012 founds its program on the usual dichotomy (+) (-) which always brings about great craziness to the party. Feel free to find out more on BRACARA extreme fest 2012 confirmed acts at http://www.bracaraextremefest.pt.vu. Something [...]

November 13, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on BRACARA EXTREME FEST announces this year’s edition!

ALICE COOPER guitarist Steve Hunter hospitalized

ALICE COOPER guitarist Steve Hunter hospitalized

Steve Hunter, an original member of Alice Cooper‘s band and an accomplished solo artist, has been hospitalized in Phoenix after suffering from an irregular heartbeat. Bravewords reports that the U.K.-based Cooper fan site Sick Things broke the story, saying that while Hunter’s heartbeat eventually returned to normal, “the doctors have kept him in overnight to allow [...]

November 12, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on ALICE COOPER guitarist Steve Hunter hospitalized

AOSOTH announce new album

AOSOTH announce new album

French Black Metal band Aosoth have recently announced that they are working on a new album, with a scheduled release for April 2013, marking their fourth full length and a follow-up to their previous album, “III – Violence & Variation”, from 2011. The title, tracklist and artwork of the new album are still unavailable, although [...]

November 10, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on AOSOTH announce new album

Dave Grohl joins QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE

Dave Grohl joins QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE

Dave Grohl, has joined Queens Of The Stone Age to record drums for their next album. The band’s leader, Josh Homme, has confirmed the news to Radio 1’s Zane Lowe that Joey Castillo would be replaced on the band’s forthcoming album, their sixth. Apparent proof came with a picture on the band’s Facebook page, showing the name [...]

November 9, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Dave Grohl joins QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE

ANATHEMA announce Daniel Cardoso as permanent member

ANATHEMA announce Daniel Cardoso as permanent member

Anathema have announced that touring member Daniel Cardoso has joined the band full-time. The keyboardist will bring his additional talents as a producer and drummer into the fold, with mainman Daniel Cavanagh sure the results will create the “strongest incarnation” of the band. Cavanagh commented: “Anathema is delighted and proud to announce that Daniel Cardoso [...]

November 8, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on ANATHEMA announce Daniel Cardoso as permanent member

SIX FEET UNDER’s singer attacks CATTLE DECAPITATION’s Travis Ryan

SIX FEET UNDER’s singer attacks CATTLE DECAPITATION’s Travis Ryan

Cattle Decapitation have dropped off from the Autumn Apocalypse Tour that had Six Feet Under and Wretched as other filling bands on the bill. According to Cattle Decapitation frontman Travis Ryan, Chris Barnes who is the vocalist of Six Feet Under “sucker punched” him. Here’s what was you can read on his facebook page: “He couldn’t handle [...]

November 7, 2012 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on SIX FEET UNDER’s singer attacks CATTLE DECAPITATION’s Travis Ryan