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Witchsorrow, Dripback and Battalion added to Bloodstock

Bloodstock Open Air have announced three additional acts for the Sophie Lancaster stage at this year’s festival. Necro Skull of Witchsorrow comments on their return: “We are truly honoured to be returning to cast a shadow over Bloodstock once more. We promise you total doom annihilation, a celebration for the damned as the end of […]

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I Am I and Benediction added to Bloodstock

Bloodstock Open Air have announced the additions of two new bands to their line-up. Marking their third appearance at Bloodstock are Birmingham death metallers Benediction: “To be invited back to play Bloodstock for the third time is truly an honour for Benediction. Bloodstock was the first festival to give us (and our genre of music) […]

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Chthonic and Kiuas To Support Turisas on UK Tour

Chthonic and Kiuas will both join Finnish folk metallers Turisas on the UK leg of their ‘Stand Up And Fight’ European tour, which kicks off in October 2011. Taiwanese metallers Chthonic were last in the UK for the Download Festival in June, since which time this highly visual five-piece have released their latest studio album, […]

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Chthonic to release new album in June 2011 via Spinefarm Records

Chthonic, the Taiwanese metallers led into action by bassist Doris Yeh, recently entered the studio to complete work on their new album, ‘Takasago Army’, scheduled for release via Spinefarm Records in June 2011. Produced by Rickard Bengtsson (Arch Enemy, Nemesis, etc.) at Sweet Spot Studios in Halmstad, Sweden, this 10-track outing completes a trilogy of […]

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Chthonic release Judas Priest cover as a single

Chthonic, Taiwan’s premier metal warriors, have confirmed the release of a new digital single via Spinefarm Records UK. A cover of the Judas Priest classic ‘Painkiller’, originally released in 1990, this version will be issued today, 13th September with ‘Bloody Waves Of Sorrow’ as the bonus element; the latter is a track from the band’s […]

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Grand Magus confirmed for Arch Enemy tour

Swedish warriors Grand Magus are delighted to announce their return to the UK, as special guests to Arch Enemy. Four dates in November are currently on sale. Opening the bill each night will be Malefice and Chthonic. These will be the first UK appearances by the metal trio since the release of their latest record […]

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