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“Masquerade Of Madness” (Single) by King Diamond

Artist: King Diamond
Title: “Masquerade Of Madness” (Single)
Label: Metal Blade Records
Release Date: 11/8/2019
Genre: Heavy Metal
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It was only a few short hours ago that the legendary King Diamond took over NYC with a show at Brooklyn’s beautiful King’s Theatre. While we were not in attendance to be able to share much about the show with you, I did learn that a brand-new song called “Masquerade Of Madness” was performed mid-way through the show. Now that the clock has struck midnight, the rest of the world can absorb it via whatever their preferred streaming service might be. The song is available on all of them and comes care of Metal Blade Records. Let’s discuss in brief.
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Killswitch Engage Announce Spring 2020 North American Tour

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Here’s another cool tour for the masses as the crushing might that is Killswitch Engage will head out on their “Atonement” tour in 2020 and be joined by August Burns Red. Read on down below into the full press release and I’ll return at the close.

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The Press Release:
Grammy-nominated and Gold-selling hard rock heavyweights Killswitch Engage have announced their Spring 2020 North American tour plans. The band, recently recognized by Forbes as “one of modern metal’s most cherished acts”, will return to the road to headline clubs and theaters across the US and Canada. The trek kicks off on March 10 in Cleveland and runs through April 12 in Boston. Lancaster, Pennsylvania’s own August Burns Red will serve as main support for all of the dates. Additional acts appearing on the tour will be announced at a later date. All tour dates are below.
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DragonForce Announce Performance @ TwitchCon 2019

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The Press Release:
On September 27th, power metal legends DragonForce will perform at TwitchCon 2019 in San Diego, CA during the opening ceremony at the Glitch Theatre, to celebrate the launch of their 8th full-length, Extreme Power Metal. In addition to the live audience of thousands, this performance will be streamed live on Twitch. Guitarist Herman Li said, “I’m extremely excited to be part of the Twitch opening ceremony and to throw the biggest metal album launch party of the year. Everyone’s invited! If you can’t make it in person, make sure you join the livestream.”

Twitch is a one-of-a-kind collision of subcultures, games, communities, and streamers co-creating content around everything they’re into, with over 1.3 million people participating at any moment. For more information about how to watch, please visit: https://www.twitchcon.com/schedule/opening-ceremony
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Ensiferum Announces North American “Path To Victory” Tour

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The Press Release:
This November/December, Ensiferum will embark on their “Path To Victory” North American headlining tour, featuring Kalmah, Abigail Williams, and Aenimus as support. Ensiferum’s Sami Hinkka (Bass/Vocals) comments: “Hi folks! It’s time to get back on the road for one last time before we head to studio to record the next Ensiferum album. We couldn’t be more thrilled about the upcoming North America tour! It’s gonna be fireworks of metal for the whole evening because we’ll share the stage with awesome bands: Kalmah, Abigail Williams and Aenimus!”

Kalmah adds: “Everybody knows what Santa Claus does but what happens when these two bearded creatures appear at once? I mean Swamplord and that other to the other guy…”
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Cattle Decapitation Announce North American Headlining Tour

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Wednesday is as good a day as any to announce a massive run by one of Metal Blade Records signature acts – Cattle Decapitation. The guys will be bringing along a healthy roster of support acts so you’re going to want to get to these shows early and stay late. Learn more via the full press release down below.

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The Press Release:
This November/December, CATTLE DECAPITATION will headline the North American Geocidal Tendencies Tour featuring support from Atheist, Full Of Hell, Primitive Man, Author & Punisher, and Vitriol. The extensive trek will kick off just before the release of CATTLE DECAPITATION’s long-awaited ninth studio album, Death Atlas, due out November 29th via Metal Blade Records. Additionally, the band will headline the official Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest LA preparty, which takes place on December 12th at The Regent in Los Angeles, California. Atheist, Primitive Man, Author & Punisher, and Vitriol are once again joining the bill as support.
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