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King Diamond announces new album “The Institute” and November & December 2019 North American Tour

After introducing a new live show, as well as music, at festivals across Europe this summer, King Diamond is now ready to officially reveal the title and theme for the first studio album in 12 years: “The Institute”!

Fans can expect the debut single to arrive this fall and an album in 2020; in the meantime, a tour teaser with a sneak peak of the new stage set can be viewed below.

Dimmu Borgir and Amorphis announce Winter 2020 European co-headlining tour

The year 2020 is set to start with a roll of thunder! Today, Norwegian black metal force Dimmu Borgir and Finnish melodic prog metallers Amorphis announce a co-headline tour that no metal fan should miss. On January 22nd, this killer line-up will hit London’s Kentish Town Forum, as part of a wider European run. Throughout January and February 2020, the unholy Scandinavian alliance will haunt 10 European cities and also bring American post black metallers Wolves In The Throne Room along as support.

Grand Magus announces March 2020 UK & Ireland Headlining Tour

The mighty Grand Magus have announced that they will return to the UK & Ireland in 2020 for a run of 9 shows. The Stockholm based heavy metal three piece will be rallying their hordes of fans under the banner of the “Wolf God” as they showcase tracks from their latest studio album.

General overlord JB comments on their return to the UK:

Testament announces February & March 2020 European & UK Tour with Exodus and Death Angel

2020 is set to be an unforgettable year for British and European thrash metal-heads - three legendary pioneers of the genre have announced that they will be touring throughout next spring. Hitting the road will be no other than the Bay Area’s very own Testament, Exodus and Death Angel – who have all teamed up to bring the catchily dubbed “The Bay Strikes Back” tour to our shores!

Testament’s Chuck Billy commented:

Exhumed and Gatecreeper announce Fall & Winter 2019 US co-Headlining Tour

Gore metal maniacs Exhumed and Sonoran death metal unit Gatecreeper have confirmed a US co-headlining tour this Fall/Winter. The tour begins on October 31st in Austin, Texas and ends December 4th in Las Vegas, Nevada. Additional support will be provided by Necrot and Judiciary. See all confirmed dates below.
 

Pile share new version of the track “My Employer”

Today, ahead of their September EU/UK tour, Pile have shared a new version of their album track “My Employer”.

Speaking about the new version, frontman Rick Maguire, says: “This is the version of the song that generally sits better with the rest of our live set. Because I still feel strongly about the song’s sentiment, I really appreciate that it’s form carries some dynamic versatility”.

Listen to the new version of “My Employer” below.

In Mourning premiere music video for new single “Black Storm”

In anticipation of their new studio album “Garden of Storms” - which is due for release on October 4th, 2019, via Agonia Records - Sweden’s melodic, progressive death/doom metal masters In Mourning, premiere the first single titled “Black Storm”.

The single comes as a music video recorded by Jonna Andersson. Watch the video for “Black Storm” below.