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Dreaming Dead announce extended US tour

Thirsty for blood and eager to wreak havoc across the countryside, Dreaming Dead promise to deliver nothing but the most blistering performance at every stop. These recently added dates will see Dreaming Dead for the entire month of July in support of their blackened and death-laden thrashterpiece, Within One.


Drummer Mike Caffell comments:

Municipal Waste Announces more European shows

Virginian thrashers Municipal Waste have announced more European shows to follow their previously-announced appearances this Summer.


Municipal Waste drummer Dave Witte comments on the upcoming shows:

Hackneyed finalise recordings and unveil album details

Germany's death metal lunatics, Hackneyed, have finished the recordings for their highly anticipated new album Burn After Reaping due on 14 August via Nuclear Blast/Riot.


Commented drummer Tim Cox:

More confirmed for Hard Rock Hell 2009 - festival selling fast!

Evile, Susperia, Onslaught and Toxic Holocaust have been confirmed for this year's Hard Rock Hell festival, set to take place December 4-5, 2009 at Pontins in Prestatyn Sands. North Wales, United Kingdom.


Dawn of Destiny set to record 3rd album

Dawn of Destiny will commence recording their third album this month.


Dark Funeral to hit the studio in July

According to their June 1st blog entry, Swedish extreme metallers Dark Funeral – one of that nation’s biggest names from the so-called “second wave” of black metal – have finally set a date for recording their fifth studio album, the follow-up to their 2005 epic Attera Totus Sanctus.


More confirmations for Uni-Rock 2009

Kreator, Firewind, and Bilocate have been confirmed for the second installment of the Uni-Rock open-air festival, set to take place July 17-19, 2009 at park Kucukciftlik in Istanbul, Turkey.

The festival billing is shaping up as follows:

Ozzy Osbourne sues Tony Iommi over the name "Black Sabbath"

Black Sabbath frontman Ozzy Osbourne has sued his former band mate Tony Iommi over the ownership of the group's name.


Evile post new studio video

British thrash masters Evile have entered the studio to begin recording their new, as-yet-untitled new album, which is slated for a September 2009 release.

Following a few days of pre-production in March, the band took a break to hit the road on their first headlining UK tour, and have now returne

Panzerchrist announce new album title

Danish extreme metal band Panzerchrist has set Regiment Ragnarok as the title of its new album, tentatively due before the end of the year.