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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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King Diamond Announces North American Tour

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When I got my hands on the awesome King Diamond live video “Songs For The Dead” a few months ago, it only made the craving for some live King Diamond shows all the more strong. Fortunately, the North American territories don’t have to wait too much longer since he will be returning for most of November into the early days of December. Take a look at the full press release and preview clip down below. Don’t worry I will come back at the close.

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The Press Release:
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:


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Cannibal Corpse Announces Headlining Tour w Thy Art Is Murder Supporting

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With the new week beginning we can often count on some cool tours being announced and right as the morning coffee was working its magic on me came the announcement from the folks handling the affairs of the legendary Cannibal Corpse. Read on down below the poster to see the full press release and tour dates.

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The Press Release:
Following their tour with Slayer, Lamb Of God, and Amon Amarth this past spring, CANNIBAL CORPSE is ready to return to the road for a North American headlining trek this fall featuring support from Thy Art Is Murder and Perdition Temple. The tour runs from October 20th through November 27th. See all confirmed dates below.
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Mercyful Fate Announce Reunion Of The “9” Lineup

Something wicked this way is coming…..

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The Statement:
NEVER BREAK THE OATH!!! We will be playing an unspecified number of concerts throughout Europe during the summer of 2020, including COPENHELL. It will be the “9” lineup, featuring: Hank Shermann – Guitar; King Diamond – Vocals; Bjarne T Holm – Drums; Mike Wead – Guitar with Joey Vera on the bass while Timi Hansen is away.

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