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War Curse signs worldwide deal with Blacklight Media Records / Metal Blade Records

Blacklight Media Records / Metal Blade Records is proud to welcome War Curse to its worldwide roster!

Formed in 2013 in Cincinnati, OH, War Curse unleashed their debut full-length “Final Days” (Static Tension Recordings / Iron Mouth) in 2015, with media hailing it as “catchy, quick to the point, precisely executed with plenty of shredding solos, and enough punk/hardcore grit to give it a snarling edge” (NineCircles.co).

Injector to release new studio album “Hunt of the Rawhead” on December 18th 2020

Technical Thrash Metal act Injector strike back with burning details of their third and upcoming album “Hunt of the Rawhead”, to be released on December 18th, 2020, via Art Gates Records worldwide.

The cover art has been created by the artist Enrique García Morales, who previously worked with Injector in other albums.
 
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Artillery to release “The Last Journey” single as tribute to Morten Stützer on October 16th 2020

On October 16th, 2020, Artillery will release the new song “The Last Journey” - featuring former singers Flemming Rønsdorf and Søren Adamsen - digitally and on vinyl via Metal Blade Records. The B-side features “Trapped Under Ice”, a cover by Metallica.

“The Last Journey” is dedicated to the memory of former Artillery guitarist Morten Stützer, who passed away in October 2019.

H2Ocean to release debut album “The Horned Goddess” on September 25th 2020

H2Ocean’s debut album “The Horned Goddess” will be out on September 25th, 2020, via Wormholedeath / The Orchard.

H2Ocean proudly presents the lyric video for “The Horned Goddess”, the secnd track taken from the self-titled album. Watch the video below.

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Heathen to release new studio album “Empire of the Blind” on September 18th 2020

Bay Area thrash legends Heathen are back! Today, the band reveal the details of their fourth studio album entitled, “Empire of the Blind”, which will be released on September 18th, 2020, via Nuclear Blast Records.

Check out the lyric video for the first single, “The Blight”, below.

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Machine Head releases new digital single “Civil Unrest”

Bay Area metal icons Machine Head have released “Civil Unrest”, a 2-song digital single, featuring A-side, “Stop the Bleeding” and B-side, “Bulletproof”, with the former featuring additional guest vocals from Killswitch Engage frontman, Jesse Leach.

This pair of fierce protest anthems were both written days after the back-to-back murders of George Floyd and Ahmaud Arbery. They are not for the faint of heart. 

Anvil announces live stream metal show on July 4th 2020

Back in February, Canada’s Anvil released a new album “Legal at Last” celebrating the legalization of recreational cannabis use in the country. To support this album, the heavy metallers had a very thorough tour planned in the UK and Germany, with an assortment of other stops along the way. Unfortunately, like everyone else, COVID-19 stopped the tour in its tracks.

Kreator releases music video for new single “666 - World Divided”

German metal legends Kreator have surprised fans by unveiling a brand new track and accompanying music video. The video for “666 - World Divided” was created under the direction of Jörn Heitmann, who was responsible for the videos for “Radio” and “Ausländer” by Rammstein.

Watch the video for “666 - World Divided” below. Get the new single here.