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THE HALO EFFECT band feat. In Flames and Dark Tranquillity legends release first ever single & music video ‘Shadowminds’


The year of the corona-pandemic, when the world was forced into a standstill, five old friends finally put an old idea in motion. The result is a brand new band, THE HALO EFFECT, who recently inked a contract with Nuclear Blast.

The members of THE HALO EFFECT are not only masters of their domain, but also pioneers of the Gothenburg melodeath scene, who, at some point, have all been members of fellow Gothenburg icons IN FLAMES: Lead guitarists Niclas Engelin (ENGEL) and Jesper Strömblad (CYHRA), lead singer and lyricist Mikael Stanne (DARK TRANQUILLITY), bassist Peter Iwers, and drummer Daniel Svensson.
Today, the band are giving metal fans all over the world a taste of their sound with debut single ‘Shadowminds’, that comes together with a music video. Its brooding atmosphere, melodic riffs and harsh vocals provide a perfect example of what THE HALO EFFECT is about.

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Extreme Wizard Metallers WIZARDTHRONE Release New Single “Forbidden Equations Deep Within The Epimethean Wasteland”


Featuring members of ALESTORMGLORYHAMMERAETHER REALMFORLORN CITADELNEKROGOBLIKON and more, international supergroup WIZARDTHRONE recently announced their thrilling debut album, Hypercube Necrodimensions (out July 16 via Napalm Records). Today, the blistering group have launched their new, second single, “Forbidden Equations Deep Within The Epimethean Wasteland”, along with an exciting accompanying lyric video, to the world!

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The Dead Daisies Release Latest Studio Album Holy Ground 22 January


On 22 January The Dead Daisies will release a new studio album ‘Holy Ground’ following the release of its first single Unspoken in April 2020 and the acoustic The Lockdown Sessions EP in July 2020.
 
The upcoming album was recorded by producer Ben Grosse at La Fabrique Studio in the South of France and will be the first album release with Deep Purple’s Glenn Hughes as lead singer and bassist, who is joining guitarists Doug Aldrich, David Lowy and drummer Deen Castronovo. 

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TRANSATLANTIC launch video for ‘The World We Used To Know’


TRANSATLANTIC – the Prog Supergroup of Neal Morse, Mike Portnoy, Roine Stolt & Pete Trewavas – are pleased to announce their fifth studio album ‘The Absolute Universe’, set for release on the 5th February 2021. Representing the band’s first new music since 2014’s ‘Kaleidoscope’, with ‘The Absolute Universe’ the band have done something unique and created two versions of the record: ‘The Absolute Universe: The Breath Of Life (Abridged Version)’ & ‘The Absolute Universe: Forevermore (Extended Version)’.

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The Dead Daisies release new single Holy Ground


Like a phoenix rising, The Dead Daisies are set to unearth their third single Holy Ground (Shake The Memory) on Friday December 4th. From the opening bars, the track puts everyone on notice that The Dead Daisies are steadfastly determined to prove that melding classic elements with a contemporary freshness will excite fans and win over even the harshest of critics.

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NEW DRONE SUPERGROUP LORDS OF THE DRIFT (FEAT MEMBERS OF STRAND OF OAKS, WAR ORPHAN & EX-THIRTY SECONDS TO MARS) ANNOUNCES EPIC SPACE ODYSSEY “THE ARECIBO MESSAGE” OUT NOVEMBER 20TH


The newly formed drone/doom metal group LORDS OF THE DRIFT will release their cosmic debut album, The Arecibo Message, on November 20th with Stay Gold Records. Consisting of guitarist Tomo Milicevic (ex-Thirty Seconds To Mars), guitarist Tim Showalter (STRAND OF OAKS), guitarist/keyboardist Arjan Miranda (BLACK MOUNTAINS.T.R.E.E.T.S) and bassist David Bason (BARFBAGWAR ORPHAN), LORDS OF THE DRIFT take listeners on a celestial journey..

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