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Hate Eternal return this October with “Upon Desolate Sands” New drummer, new album — first song released!

Rutan & co. return with their followup to 2015’s Infernus (Season of Mist) on October 26th! Rutan and J.J. Hrubovcak return on guitar/vox & bass, respectively but Hannes Grossman replaces Chason Westmoreland on drums. Eliran Kantor provides amazing art once again. Assuming Rutan produced & mixed at Mana Studios. From SEASON OF MIST: Legendary death metal juggernaut HATE ETERNAL return with Upon Desolate Sands, their heaviest and most ambitious album to date. Helmed by extreme metal luminary Erik…

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“Death…is Just the Beginning” is also a tour Hypocrisy and Kataklysm to co-headline Europe this October

This was announced way back in April, but bears repeating now that we’re a bit closer to the dates and NUCLEAR BLAST has announced the resurrection of the Death…is Just the Beginning compilation series this tour is taking its name from. From Nuclear Blast: Montréal based melodic death metallers KATAKLYSM announce that they will be teaming up with Swedish death metal legends HYPOCRISY for a European co-headline tour! After several years without any touring activities, the band with Peter Tägtgren (PAIN, LINDEMANN) is…

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Unleashed announce new album for 2018 "Hunt for the White Christ" due out on Napalm Records October 6th

Update: First song is out and it rips. YouTube embed below. Like and share that shit. From NAPALM RECORDS: The Hunt For White Christ is the fourth album in the continued story line of the World of Odalheim and their Midgard warriors – a story authored by Johnny Hedlund himself, comprising of the past, present, and what Hedlund’s deems as the future of the Viking traditions and values. The album was recorded in the spring of…

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“Death…is Just the Beginning” returns Nuclear Blast are reviving their classic death metal compilation series

Nuclear Blast are reviving their old Death …is Just the Beginning death metal compilation series and for anyone old to remember geeking out over the first few installments of this series (before they turned it into video compilations and started putting power metal bands on it) or Roadrunner’s similar At Death’s Door series, it looks like they may be doing it right. Right off the bat, the cover art is solidly in line with the early entries.…

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Playlist Notes, Friday August 10, 2018 New tracks from Abhorrence, Monstrosity & Deicide

The New Stuff Not much new OSDM out on the streaming services this week, but ABHORRENCE, MONSTROSITY and DEICIDE all dropped new tracks ahead of their upcoming albums, due out September 21st (Svart Records), 7th (Metal Blade) and 14th (Century Media), respectively. This is Abhorrence’s first new music in 28 years (good lord), Monstrosity’s first album in 11 years and Deicide’s first with new guitarist Mark English. Everything else was on there last week. Cheers! Apple Music Spotify…

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Frank Mullen’s last ride Suffocation's legendary vocalist plans one last hurrah

Sad to see the day: “Hello my friends — so this is it, after 30 years of being a part of this amazing band, which I have had the opportunity to tour the world and bring our music to the sickest fans on the planet, it has come to this time — I bid you a farewell. “I would like to thank first and foremost, all of my brothers in SUFFOCATION who I have shared…

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Playlist Notes, Friday August 3, 2018 New Drawn & Quartered LP and Malevolent Creation gets the deluxe reissue treatment

Not much new OSDM out on the streaming services this week, but what is is good. Press play and read below. Spotify  Apple Music The New Shit DRAWN AND QUARTERED have a new album called The One Who Lurks (Krucyator Productions). Raw and bowel-ish, firmly of the Incantation school of grime. Good stuff and it’s name-your-price on Bandcamp. Hammerheart’s working on reissues of MALEVOLENT CREATION‘s catalog and their deluxe version of The Ten Commandments dropped today. This…

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Hammerheart Records to reissue Deicide Legendary Dutch label sign the Hoffman brothers and prep reissue campaign for Deicide & Amon, plus plan release for new Amon album

Netherlands’ Hammerheart Records has announced that they’re going to work with the Hoffman brothers on some pretty big DEICIDE news: Hammerheart Records will also re-issue all the Deicide albums that were released from 1990 until 2001. All albums will get a deluxe treatment, remastering, 2-CD editions, bonus tracks (tons of never released recordings), LP editions (first time for some), digital, MC, merchandise. The whole package, the whole deal, as done on Pestilence and currently being…

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Cancer’s back UK legends have gotten the old band back together

Well, this is exciting. Reunited, signed to Peaceville with a new album in the can? Sign me up. Straight from the horse’s mouth: “We are delighted to have signed a recording deal with such an esteemed label as Peaceville. We have full confidence that they understand this metal and CANCER as a band. Together we want to deliver an album that celebrates our 30-year existence and the old school death metal sound that we played…

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Disincarnate merch! '92 demo cassette reissue + "Dreams of the Carrion Kind" hoodie

Something by the name of Craft Kanilea is reissuing DISINCARNATE’s 1992 demo on cassette. Limited edition of 150 and it sounds like they’re mostly gone, so step on it if you’re interested: https://craftkanilea.bigcartel.com/product/disincarnate-soul-erosion-demo-tapes James Murphy also posted a link to a very small run of Disincarnate zip up hoodies by another European outfit. A bit pricey, but damn is that nice and they have some other killer OSDM shirts and hoodies to make international shipping worth it…

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