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Music Review: Mordrake Album: Unhallowed Chambers

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I am not really sure what to make of ‘Unhallowed Chambers’.  The band is at its heart a death metal band with black metal ingredients with a vocalist that sings a mix of death/black metal but also some Phil Anselmo/Grindcore influences…or something. Continue reading Music Review: Mordrake Album: Unhallowed Chambers

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Iron Maiden: too hairy for pop but still turning metal into gold

The classic British metal act may have never been fashionable, but they are helping to pull the UK into economic recovery
Iron Maiden turn metal into gold

Greg Mead, CEO of Musicmetric, said: ‘With their constant touring, Maiden have been successful in turning free file-sharing into fee-paying fans.’ Photograph: IBL/REX Continue reading Iron Maiden: too hairy for pop but still turning metal into gold

Heavy Metal Carol Service Back For Third Year At Grimsby Minster

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Music lovers in North East Lincolnshire are set for a rocking start to Christmas with the return of the UK’s only official Heavy Metal Carol Service. The UK’s first and only official Heavy Metal Carol Service, A Very Heavy Christmas, is back for the third year at Grimsby Minster.

The Carol Service will be held on Saturday, December 7th at 5:30 PM, and promises to be a gloriously festive ‘alternative’ Christmas celebration.
And for 2013 organisers have promised a feast of music and words that will include appearances from musicians and performers both local and from further afield. Continue reading Heavy Metal Carol Service Back For Third Year At Grimsby Minster

DEATH VALLEY KNIGHTS Announce EP Release, New Single

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Blending themes as varied as bikers, the occult, alcohol and dirty women, the DEATH VALLEY KNIGHTS are a London-based hard rock/metal band looking to help you bang your heads, throw the horns and slam copious amounts of beer. The heavy rocking quartet have just announced they will release a brand new EP this year, entitled Nothing Left To Steal set for release on December 2nd via Code 7. The title track from the EP will be the first single and will be released a week prior on November 25th. Continue reading DEATH VALLEY KNIGHTS Announce EP Release, New Single

CARCASS – sign to Nuclear Blast Records!

Disinterred British extreme metal legends CARCASShave signed to Nuclear Blast Records for the world excluding  Japan ! »Surgical Steel«, the band’s first studio release since their 1996 LP »Swansong«, was produced by Colin Richardson (NAPALM DEATH,BOLT THROWERGOREFESTCANNIBALCORPSESINISTER, RODRIGO Y GABRIELA) and mixed/mastered by Andy Sneap (MEGADETH,ACCEPTEXODUSTESTAMENT). Joining guitarist Bill Steer and bassist/vocalist Jeff Walker in the band’s current incarnation are new drummer Dan Wilding(ABORTEDTRIGGER THE BLOODSHED) and guitaristBen Ash (PIG IRONDESOLATIONLIQUEFIED SKELETON). Expect some guest vocals from original sticksman Ken Owen as well, when »Surgical Steel«is released this Fall world-wide. Continue reading CARCASS – sign to Nuclear Blast Records!