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HUNTRESS singer Jill Janus Passed Away


HUNTRESS singer Jill Janus ( Sep 2nd, 1975 – Aug 14th, 2018) commit suicide.

“Jill Janus—frontwoman for the California heavy metal band Huntress—passed away on Tuesday, August 14. A long-time sufferer of mental illness, she took her own life outside of Portland, Oregon. Janus spoke publicly about these challenges in hopes of guiding others to address and overcome their mental illness.”

Our thoughts & prayers are with family & friends.

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Onslaught announce new line up & will unveil at Bloodstock Festival show 10th August


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UK Thrashers ONSLAUGHT will unveil their new line up on the mainstage at ‘Bloodstock Festival’ Catton Hall, Derbyshire, on Friday 10th August.

Longstanding members NigeRockett, Sy Keeler & Jeff Williams will be joined by James Perry (drums) and Wayne Dorman (guitar).

NigeRockett comments:

“The band is genuinely sounding more powerful and aggressively focused than ever before!  James has been a great friend of the band for many years and is one hell of a drummer, a complete thrashing machine, so solid and lighting fast.

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TESTAMENT’s Eric Peterson reveals part one of DRAGONLORD video series


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Renowned Testament guitarist Eric Peterson recently announced the release of his highly-anticipated new DRAGONLORD album, entitled Dominion, out September 21, 2018 via Spinefarm Records. The symphonic black/death metal album serves as the long-awaited follow-up to 2005’s Black Wings of Destiny, but takes the fantasy and storytelling to a whole new level. Dominion explores themes of darkness owning and influencing these times we now live in, and things that have come to pass. It also delves into other eras, real and otherworldly.

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ABORTED Reveal Details for New Album „TerrorVision“


ABORTED’s new album “TerrorVision” will be released on September 21st, 2018. Today the band reveals the sick artwork that was done by Par Olofsson (Exodus, Immolation, Immortal) that is outlining the album approach flawlessly. “TerrorVision” offers eleven tracks of absolutely outstanding brutal death metal.

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POWERFLO Release New EP “Bring that Shit Back” & Kick Off UK/EU Tour With Download Festival 9th June


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Hip-hop/metal all-star group POWERFLO have returned with their brand new EP “Bring that Shit Back”, which is out via all digital retailers now.

Mastered by Maor Appelbaum at Maor Appelbaum Mastering in California and released on New Damage Records, the 8-track EP features a cover of Bob Marley’s 1973 classic ‘Get Up Stand Up’ and a brand new title track plus remixes of their first and most recent single, ‘Where I Stay’ and ‘The Grind’, from their debut. Full track list below:

  1. Get Up Stand Up (Bob Marley cover)
  2. Bring that Shit Back
  3. Where I Stay (DLOW Remix)
  4. Where I Stay (HALLUCINATOR Remix)
  5. Where I Stay (VIGILANTE Remix)
  6. The Grind (NIVEAU ZERO Remix)
  7. The Grind (BIG BROTHER 84 Remix)
  8. The Grind (VIRAL Remix)
The EP can be purchased at smarturl.it/BringThatShitBack

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LIKE A STORM announce new album “Catacombs”; launch video for first single “The Devil Inside”!


New Zealand’s highest-charting rock act LIKE A STORM is returning with new music next month. The band is slated to release “Catacombs” digitally on June 22nd (also physically in North America). The European physical release will follow on July 13th. “Catacombs” marks the first album from the band in three years since the release of “Awaken The Fire” in 2015, which spawned the hit singles “Love The Way You Hate Me,” “Become The Enemy,” “Wish You Hell” and “Break Free”. The digital album is now available for pre-order with the two tracks “Pure Evil” and “The Devil Inside” as Instant Grat Tracks. Find all downloads and streams here:

https://LikeAStorm.lnk.to/Catacombs

From the opening melody of debut single “The Devil Inside” to the closing riff of “Pure Evil,” it is apparent LIKE A STORM have not lost a step in writing infectious, heavy music. The Auckland-bred brothers— Chris Brooks, Matt Brooks, Kent Brooks, alongside Los Angeles drummer Zach Wood – have created a style all their own with the introduction of the didgeridoo into harder music. The didgeridoo opens the first single “The Devil Inside”

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