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Rivers Of Nihil Release “Home” Music Video

If you did your weekend the right way, you bought the new Rivers of Nihil album on Friday and have left it on repeat. We have. If you didn’t, it’s never too late. The album, Where Owl’s Know My Name, is a ferocious collection of forward thinking death metal tracks that are intense and rewarding. To coincide with the album’s

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Primordial Live Photos From Tuska 2016!

Primoridal Release “Exile Amongst The Ruins” Music Video

The release of Primordial‘s new album, Exile Amongst the Ruins, is fast approaching, and the pagan metallers are giving fans a taste of its contents with a music video for the title track. It is a menacing, intense composition that unravels over the course of eight brooding minutes. Primordial comment on the track: This is a simple story. A soldier’s fate

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Twitching Tongues Release “Gaining Purpose” Music Video

Today marks the release of Twitching Tongues aptly titled Gaining Purpose Through Passionate Hatred via Metal Blade Records, and if you haven’t heard it yet, it is an intense, brutal listen. The title was derived from  a quote by famed social philosopher Eric Hoffer – “Passionate hatred can give meaning and purpose to an empty life” – and it reflects the band’s

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The Crown Stream “We Avenge” From New Album

The return of The Crown  has been much lauded in the SkullsNBones offices, and it is less than two weeks until the epic Cobra Speed Venom drops on Metal Blade Records. The newest single, “We Avenge,” embodies why the team is excited for this new release from the Swedish death dealers. It is punchy and aggressive, but it imbues hooks

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The Black Dahlia Murder, Whitechapel Announce Co-Headline Tour

The Black Dahlia Murder and Whitechapel have announced a monster co-headlining tour that will run from coast to coast during June and July. Support will be provided by Fleshgod Apocalypse, Aversions Crown, and Shadow Of Intent, making for a crushing bill. If that wasn’t enough, fans will be treated to a full performance of The Black Dahlia Murder‘s Nightbringers album, while Whitechapel

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Behemoth Announce Live DVD/Blu-ray, “Messe Noire,” And Release Live Clips

Polish black metellars Behemoth are conjuring something evil with the release of a new live DVD/Blu-ray entitled Messe Noire,  which will be released on April 13. Culled from the touring cycle for The Satanist, the collection features performances in Warsaw, Poland on October 8, 2016 and Brutal Assault 2016. It also features The Satanist cinematic archive featuring all official videos associated with the album. Frontman Nergal comments:

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Rivers Of Nihil Stream “A Home” From New Album

Rivers of Nihil brought the pain on 2015’s Monarchy, an epic album that engaged the theme of summer through a death metal lens. Never ones to shy from challenging concepts (the previous release, The Conscious Seed of Light focused on spring), Where Owls Know My Name takes a stab at fall. As evidenced on the newest track to drop, “A

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Primordial Release Video For “Exile Amongst The Ruins”

Ireland’s Primordial are hyping their new album, entitled Exile Amongst the Ruins, which will drop March 30 via Metal Blade Records, the release of the second track, “To Hell or the Hangman.” According to Primordial singer A.A. Nemtheanga: In 1493 Walter Lynch was hanged by his own father James Lynch, Mayor of Galwayon on the West coast of Ireland for the murder

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The Crown Release Official Video For “Cobra Speed Venom”

The much-anticipated new release from Swedish death metallers The Crown is fast approaching, and the band and Metal Blade Records are stoking the flames with the release of a video for the title track from Cobra Speed Venom. And it crushes. The Crown commented on the track:  A 5-minute Death Metal Grindcore Opera! Take a deep breath before the plunge – This

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