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DEVILDRIVER SIGNS WITH NAPALM RECORDS

Groove metal veterans DevilDriver and Austrian record label Napalm Records have officially joined forces! The band signed a worldwide record deal with Napalm and has tentative plans to release a 2013 album through the label. Frontman Dez Fafara (formerly of the now-defunct Coal Chamber) had this to say about the new deal: “”I am proud to announce DevilDriver’s new partnership

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KILL DEVIL HILL TO EMBARK ON SUMMER TOUR

Photo credit: Alex Solca Brand-new supergroup Kill Devil Hill have confirmed several upcoming North American tour dates starting in August. The band just released their self-titled debut through Steamhammer/SPV last month and recently released a video for their single “Strange.” Featuring former members of Black Sabbath, Pissing Razors, W.A.S.P., and Pantera, Kill Devil Hill (named for the town of Kill

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ELUVEITIE TO RELEASE “THE EARLY YEARS” THIS SUMMER

It’s hard to believe that it was a decade ago that Eluveitie started setting the folk metal world on fire, but alas — the band is celebrating their 10th anniversary by releasing a 2-CD Digipak bundle called The Early Years. Among other exciting tidbits of the band’s history (including their first full-length album Spirit), the collection will contain a re-recorded

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RUMPELSTILTSKIN GRINDER – NEW ALBUM OUT TODAY AND STREAMING ON METALSUCKS

Philadelphia death/thrash veterans Rumpelstiltskin Grinder have released their third full-length album, Ghostmaker, via Candlelight Records. The album is now available throughout North America for purchase, and if you want to check it out before you spend your hard-earned money, MetalSucks.net has it streaming for a limited time. The band has been around for ten years now, and they just keep

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SHRED TILL YOUR DEAD TOUR… CANCELLED?

ONE DAY after the announcement of the ‘Shred ‘Til You’re Dead‘ tour, the apologies are flowing and the event is cancelled. Yup, that shit was faker than a motherfucker.  My boner is gone and the same goes for thousands of other fans who were told that one of the greatest wank-fests ever was coming to a town near you!  The

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DECAPITATED IS LOOKING FOR A NEW BASS PLAYER

Decapitated is looking for a bassist.  What?  Yeah, that’s right- they really haven’t had a steady guy in many years and I’m assuming they’re searching for the real deal.  That being said, this news is based off of a very simple post they made on their facebook page which reads, “DECAPITATED IS LOOKING FOR BASS PLAYER.” There’s nothing more than the

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SLIPKNOT ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM, “ANTENNAS TO HELL”

Slipknot is known for a great many things.  A powerful live show… relentless keg beating… having 9 members… revolutionizing popular heavy music… and all of that while still maintaining an upward swing of success.  On the heels of announcing Knotfest, Slipknot has announced, “Antennas To Hell,” a ‘best-of’ compilation spanning their 13 years of existence (17 if you want to get REALLY

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EVILE, “IN MEMORIAM” VIDEO RELEASED

Evile released their latest video for the track, “In Memoriam” last week and it’s a very different sounding piece.  I’m still trying to wrap my head around it right now because I’m still rocking out to the relentlessly brutal tunes they’ve released before.  These dudes are super-talented so I’m hoping they’ll be able to nail down this new sound, though I’m

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DEVILDRIVER SIGNS WITH NAPALM RECORDS

Groove metal veterans DevilDriver and Austrian record label Napalm Records have officially joined forces! The band signed a worldwide record deal with Napalm and has

KILL DEVIL HILL TO EMBARK ON SUMMER TOUR

Photo credit: Alex Solca Brand-new supergroup Kill Devil Hill have confirmed several upcoming North American tour dates starting in August. The band just released their

SHRED TILL YOUR DEAD TOUR… CANCELLED?

ONE DAY after the announcement of the ‘Shred ‘Til You’re Dead‘ tour, the apologies are flowing and the event is cancelled. Yup, that shit was

DECAPITATED IS LOOKING FOR A NEW BASS PLAYER

Decapitated is looking for a bassist.  What?  Yeah, that’s right- they really haven’t had a steady guy in many years and I’m assuming they’re searching for

EVILE, “IN MEMORIAM” VIDEO RELEASED

Evile released their latest video for the track, “In Memoriam” last week and it’s a very different sounding piece.  I’m still trying to wrap my head