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NorthTale part ways with vocalist Christian Eriksson

Last year, Swedish-American power metal supergroup NorthTale released their successful debut album “Welcome to Paradise”, via Nuclear Blast.

Today, they are announcing the departure of their singer Christian Eriksson.

Guitarist Bill Hudson states: 

“As if 2020 couldn’t get any more weird…
 
We have to officially announce that Christian Eriksson is no longer a part of NorthTale.
 

Pestilence announces new drummer Michiel van der Plicht

Legendary dutch death metallers Pestilence have parted ways with drummer Septimiu Harsan due to personal and professional matters, partly related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The band already found a replacement in Michiel van der Plicht (live drummer for countrymen Carach Angren), with whom Pestilence will record their upcoming album “Exitivm”, tentatively slated for release later this year on Agonia Records.

Korpiklaani release new digital single “Jägermeister” and announce new drummer Samuli Mikkonen

Finnish folk metal heroes Korpiklaani, who are currently preparing for two Russian shows with Trollfest set to happen today and tomorrow, today release their new digital single “Jägermeister” and also wish to extend a very warm welcome to their new drummer Samuli Mikkonen!

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Incite announces January 2020 UK Headlining Tour and new new guitarist Eli Santana

US metal beasts Incite are pleased to announce eight headline UK shows in January 2020, in support of their widely acclaimed latest album, “Built to Destroy”.

The UK run kicks off on January 11th in Bournemouth and wraps up on January 20th in London. Incite will be joined on all dates by special guests Sworn Amongst and Death Remains.

Demonical announces new vocalist Christofer Säterdal

Swedish melodic, brutal death metal band Demonical, have announced the parting of ways with vocalist Alexander Högbom (October Tide). Högbom, who recorded one studio album with the band (2018’s “Chaos Manifesto”) announced his decision in June, with plans to leave the band permanently after Scandinavia Deathfest 2019.

Demonical already found a replacement in Christofer Säterdal (central figure in the picture), who will join the band as their new frontman.

Twilight Force release lyric video for new track “Queen of Eternity”

Dear Knights Of Twilight’s Might, your nearly infinte wait has finally come to an end as Swedish adventure metallers Twilight Force release their third opus, “Dawn of the Dragonstar”, today via Nuclear Blast.

To mark this momentous occasion, the fellowship has unveiled another piece of art, displaying the lyrical majesty of their new tale “Queen of Eternity”. Witness the story in all its magical glory, below.