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Bury Tomorrow. Back with a vengeance and hell-bent on destruction, Cadaver is ready to reign. Emerging from the fertile maelstrom of the late '80s metal underground, Cadaver was among the first Norwegian extreme metal bands to gain any recognition away from their homeland.

With a sound that mixes the raging brutality of Possessed and Death to a distinctly Norwegian sense of discord and disquiet, Cadaver was a first of it's kind. Limited green and yellow colored vinyl LP pressing. In Search of Solace. Conceived in the heart of the Norwegian black metal scene inDimmu Borgir quickly broke free from the boundaries of the genre, daring to combine a traditional raven black sound with opulent symphonic orchestration.

Pioneers of their field, forging groundbreaking albums such as Enthrone Darkness TriumphantSpiritual Black Dimensionsand Death Cult ArmageddonDimmu Borgir invaded the entire world with headline tours and eventually, after nine full-length studio releases, turned into the most influential act of their genre.

Seven years have passed since their last manifesto Abrahadabrathey are now returning to rip apart the space-time continuum with Eonian. The band explore their boundaries in every direction with this new record, with the black metal parts even rougher and darker than Stabbing The Drama - Various - Ozzfest 2005 Summer Sampler (CD), and the epic, orchestral moments pushed to their ultimate limits.

Limited bone and black colored swirled colored vinyl LP pressing. Pioneers of their field, forging groundbreaking albums such as "Enthrone Darkness Triumphant""Spiritual Black Dimensions"and "Death Cult Armageddon"Dimmu Borgir invaded the entire world with headline tours and eventually, after nine full-length studio releases, turned into the most influential act of their genre.

Seven years have passed since their last manifesto "Abrahadabra"they are now returning to rip apart the space-time continuum with "Eonian". Eluveitie belong to the ever-growing Pagan Metal scene which has been producing such bands as Finn troll, Ensiferum, and Turisas. Eluveitie have become one of today's most exciting acts and leaders of this new movement They have become a phenomenon in North America and their sales are definitely on the rise.

Three decades into their celebrated career, Death Angel remain as hungry as ever. As a result, uncompromising urgency and unpredictability define The Evil Divide. Stabbing The Drama - Various - Ozzfest 2005 Summer Sampler (CD) group - Mark Osegueda [vocals], Rob Cavestany [lead guitar], Ted Aguilar [guitar], Will Carroll [drums], and Damien Sisson [bass] - satiate the appetite for buzzsaw speed riffs, double bass mayhem, and scorching vocals over the course of 10 new anthems.

It kicked off with legendary debut, The Ultra-Violence, in A powerful trifecta followed. InRelentless Retribution boasted a cameo from virtuosos Rodrigo y Gabriela, while 's The Dream Calls For Blood bowed at 72 on the Billboard Topselling 5, copies first-week and earning the group's first-ever entry onto that respective chart.

Their fire burns brighter than ever in For a virtually unknown Swiss folk band boasting 8 members who play a variety of unique and traditional instruments, their ascent has been a quick and rather unexpected one. This album of traditional folk songs written in an ancient Gaulish language is an experimental foray into unprecedented worlds and will precede their next proper full-length!

Masters of the crossover genre return for their fifth studio album, bringing the fury, humor and party to obscene new levels. More bang, more intensity and a rounder sound makes this not only the perfect party record, but also a natural fit for this epically ridiculous live shows. Municipal Waste. Undisputed masters of the crossover genre, Richmond, Virginia's Municipal Waste return for their fifth full-length album in their endless quest to bring the fury, bring the laughs and bring the party to obscene new lows.

It consists of re-recordings of songs released on The Legacy and The New Order, as well as a re-recording of "Reign of Terror", which was originally on Legacy's Demo 1 and was also a b-side from the "Trial by Fire" single.

The first official Avantasia live DVD! To imagine a metal world without Norway's legendary Dimmu Borgir, seems quite unfathomable. Founded in by Shagrath, Silenoz and Tjodalv, the Oslo trio infernale quickly gained momentum in the underground scene. Although they might have started as a pitch-black pioneer of the Norwegian black metal scene, they've quickly evolved into a hybrid of a beast, incorporating symphonic elements and other musical influences where few other bands dared to wander.

The band has evolved, both musically and lineup-wise, over the years, and Dimmu Borgir increased their status as a massive audience-draw along the way with a succession of classic albums throughout the lates and s. In the band topped it all off with a sold-out performance in their hometown of Oslo, performing with the Norwegian Radio Orchestra and a full scale choir. The band has been on hiatus for some years and recently announced that their first release in will be the highly anticipated audio document of this magnificent show, Forces Of The Northern Night.

Prepare for two slabs of raging symphonic black metal comprised of songs from different eras of the band. Italian metal band Rhapsody of Fire are one of the most influential European metal over the past two decades. With their mixture of melodic metal and elements of classical music influenced by film scores, they helped create the Symphonic Metal genre.

Originally called Thundercross and influenced by bands like Helloween and Blind Guardian, they have evolved into Rhapsody and finally Rhapsody of Fire and have made an indelible impact on the world of metal every step of the way. On this album, Rhapsody of Fire complete the epic story that has spanned 15 years and 10 full-length albums!

Their passion for cinema has always been at the center of their songwriting approach as these albums are like stories within an ongoing novel, and from Chaos to Eternity is the final chapter. Rhapsody Of Fire. The Gathering is the eighth studio album by American thrash metal band Testament, released on June 8, It was the first release the band had done with Spitfire Records.

Billy, Peterson and Lombardo, along with longtime Testament collaborator Del James, are also given composer credits on the album. Fear Factory. Agnostic Front. The original is back! The sequel to the successful album "The Mystery Of Time", which charted in 16 countries in Europe, Asia and America, including 2 in Germany, is called "Ghostlights" and features and impressive list of musicians accompanying Sammet.

Rings Of Saturn. SinceKreator has released 13 full-length releases and established themselves as one of the pioneers of the genre coming out of Europe. The band's previous release, Phantom Antichristhas become one of their best-selling releases in North America.

I promise! Regarding the artwork Petrozza adds, "The cover of is a perfect reflection of my lyrical vision. I think this is Jan Meininghaus' best work so far. With 17 releases under their belt sinceOverkill is one of the most prolific thrash bands in the world with millions of albums sold world-wide. The Grinding Wheel is a record on which thrash's ultimate team of five machined parts shows up and executes to perfection But a life dedicated to metal can be a grind, hence the title of this sparks-a-flyin' record.

But we also liked the old school metal idea of referencing "Grinder," the Judas Priest song, which suits the album because it has classic metal parts on it as well as the thrash parts.

There's a blue collar feel to that title too, and that's how we approach Overkill. The guitar case is basically a lunchbox and we go to work. Limited edition double yellow and black splatter vinyl LP pressing housed in a gatefold sleeve. Armed with pioneering pure metal proposals like "Death Rider," "The Beast Within," and "Raise The Dead" already inNew Jersey's Stabbing The Drama - Various - Ozzfest 2005 Summer Sampler (CD) were a rock-solid part of the first clutch of bands forging in fire this music known as thrash metal.

Verni and Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth helped create a new form of metal that is still as vibrant today as when the band's first album, Feel the Fire was issued by Jonny Zazula's Megaforce Records back in the spring of ' Witness Overkill's eighteenth album of blistering yet precise and thought-provoking thrash magic, The Grinding Wheel, a record on which thrash's ultimate team of five machined parts shows up and executes to perfection The album was recorded at Danger Johnny Studios in Helsinki.

Children Of Bodom. It's payback time. Arrival Of Autumn. Hailing from Oakland, CA All Shall Perish blasted on the Bay area scene in playing every kind of show imaginable and finding themselves embraced by every facion of the highly diverse bay area music scene.

All Shall Stabbing The Drama - Various - Ozzfest 2005 Summer Sampler (CD) sound is a highly lethal and audibly devastating mix of elements spanning the metal, hardcore death and grind genres. His debut, "Classical", was released in on Sony and is a highly sought after long out of print title. Wolf Hoffmann. Kataklysm have long been known for their perfectly crafted, intensely catchy and anthemic songs and their pummeling live shows.

But on Heaven's Venom, the vitriol and aggression contained takes things to another dimension. Their catchy riffs remain intact and their talent is undeniable, but this is the kind of album that turns casual fans into diehard, bloodthirsty maniacs! Crystal Lake. Aversions Crown. Eluveitie belong to the ever-growing Pagan Metal scene which has been producing such bands as Finntroll, Ensiferum, and Turisas.

Eluveitie have become one of today's most exciting acts and leaders of this new movement. Sabaton's latest album, HEROES, is a concept record based on different historical 20th century wars and battles, telling fascinating stories about heroic men and women on their dangerous missions on battlefields and other belligerent locations, such as Auschwitz.

After serving some ultra-catchy, more traditional Sabaton epics, this Falun-quinet dives into more unprecedented territory with songs such as the powerful 'The Ballad of Bull,' Western-movie themed 'To Hell and Back' and guitar-driven 'Resist and Bite' - the latter one being some of the most up-to-date performances on the endlessly vibrant album.

Previously never released in North America Nuclear Blast is excited to finally unleash the label debut Hexenhammer from the Swiss metal band Burning Witches! Originally released in Hexenhammer put Burning Witches on the map and afforded them the opportunity to play all over the world. The band's latest record "Dance with the Devil" was released early across the world! The Damned Things. Limited yellow colored vinyl LP pressing.

Though this is only Graveyard's second album, they are known for their doom metal meets stoner rock debut album that brought them Stateside for a stellar and much hyped live event at South by Southwest in Since then, the band have acquired a remarkable maturity that takes them far beyond their roots and into truly unique territory. They are a band whose influences can be heard, but who blend the varied sounds into a coherent, original album that is absolutely faithful and devoid of irony.

The Holographic Principle" is Epica's 7th full length release. The band's previous album, 's "The Quantum Enigma", was one of the band's highest debuting records in North America.

Recorded once again with esteemed producer Joost van den Broek at the controls, "The Holographic Principle" represents the most impressive and powerful expression of EPICA's boldly inventive sound yet. Meanwhile, the shimmering soundscapes and multi-layered melodrama of 'Once Upon A Nightmare' and the towering minute title track confirm that "The Holographic Principle" is also the band's most musically extravagant and daring release so far.

With lashings of sumptuous orchestration and a never-ending stream of ingenious but brutal metal riffs and propulsive rhythms underpinning the whole explosive enterprise, this is an album that raises the bar for the entire symphonic metal genre. Holographic Universe is their third full-length studio album released in The band released the first song "Morphogenesis" for streaming on their MySpace page. Scar Symmetry. Includes Bonus Track.

Rare is it for a band to live up to their name so profusely. Since their formation inNew South Wales' Thy Art is Murder has made killing their business and as ol' Dave would say, business is good. Their nightmarish void is one where resistance is futile, you can but sit helplessly as the relentless blast beats and gut ripping guitars pummel you sideways in the best possible way, of course.

Paradise Lost. COB can be as downright brutal as any metal band when the situation demands. On Symphony Xs eighth studio album, the iconic progressive metal band deliver their most intense and thought-provoking album yet. Released for the first time in the US, 'Imaginaerum' is a musical fantasy film written by Nightwish keyboardist Tuomas Halopainen and the film's director, Stobe Harju. Developed with and featuring music of Nightwish, 'Imaginaerum' is the story of Thomas Whitman, a 75 year old musician who lapses into a coma after years of suffering from dementia.

Thomas enters a fantasy world where he relives his life as a ten year old orphan. Since the band's inception inNightwish have released nine full length releases, sold millions of records worldwide, and become one of the most popular female fronted, symphonic metal bands of all time. This special 25th anniversary edition was recorded in Oberhausen Germany when the band performed the entire record. Originally formed in the Michael Schenker Group has had an enormous impact on hard rock and heavy metal.

Whether it is influencing the likes of Metalica, Megadeth, Pantera and more, Michael Schenker and his iconic black and white Dean Flying V are truly and utterly invincible. The Michael Schenker Group. A group that stands for no boundaries, no limits at all. Playing all sorts of rockish music makes Graveyard stand out from the crowd.

Be it classic rock, blues, jazz, folk - you name it - the authentic quintet makes it sound real at any time. With wide influences spreading throughout different genres, Graveyard always stay top notch in what they do - giving the listener a broadened spectrum of emotions, moods and feelings.

The list could go on longer and longer. While other bands just count on their neo satanic attitude or revived old school imagery, Graveyard deliver it all along with stunning tunes that take you on a journey to a long lost decade of true musicianship.

Double vinyl LP pressing. Welcome to the not-so-mythical world of Norway's Dimmu Borgir--the most prominent melodic black metal act in the world. The content includes an exclusive performance at the Wacken Open Air festival in Germany, a video gallery and more.

Combining vicious breakdowns and soaring melodies in the vein of genre pioneers like Poison The Well, Norma Jean and Daughters.

Korpiklaani are unique. Their blend of Finnish folk music and heavy metal is like no other. Like traditional folk music that tells tales of joy, heartbreak and stories of old, Korpiklaani brings new life to these tales adding the high energy of rock 'n roll and heavy metal. What you hear on record is what you hear live; authentic, honest and a lot of fun. Korpiklaani is a natural representation of our journey in this life, bringing music and emotions that can have you dancing all night, to quiet moments of melancholy.

From their humble beginnings in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Sepultura went on to become the most successful Brazilian heavy metal band in history. Kairos is a more brutal, old-school approach to the classic Sepultura sound that fans will at once recognize and embrace. Formed only inFleshgod Apocalypse are at the vanguard of Italy's extreme metal movement.

No other band in the country's history has taken ownership of and innovated on death metal quite like the Italians. Inspired by greats Morbid Angel, Deicide, and Cannibal Corpse as well as Stabbing The Drama - Various - Ozzfest 2005 Summer Sampler (CD) composers Franz Joseph Haydn, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Ludwig Van Beethoven, Fleshgod Apocalypse have fused disparate genres and crafted a sound that's powerful, impressive, and unique across three full-lengths, the latest of which was 's critically-acclaimed "Labyrinth" effort.

However, the group are only getting stronger. Add in film score composers such as John Williams, Hanz Zimmer, and Howard Shore and melodic death metal-Carcass and At the Gates-and there's clearly no stopping Fleshgod Apocalypse's creative ambitions. Keep of Kalessin are THE masters of epic extreme metal! On their Nuclear Blast debut, the band take their unique and unmistakably progressive sound to a level that goes far beyond their raw, black metal roots.

Mainman Obsidian C. Keep Of Kalessin. Korpiklaani or 'Forest Clan' emerged out of the ashes of Shaman, when the band opted to change it's name, along with it's musical and lyrical expression. Many of Korpiklaani's songs come directly from the annals of the Finnish folk archives, but they are activated with a fierce twist of metal.

This constitutes the major difference between Korpiklaani and other Folk Metal bands, which usually use Folk music only as the impulse in Metal. Korpiklaani's music is very Finnish. White Stones. The album was produced, mixed and mastered by Stefano Morabito at 16th Cellar Studio and hones in on the band's unique traits, giving fans everything they could hope for and more. Colin Marks created the cover artwork, as well as several pieces of art for a massive inlay.

Blues Pills contain all these elements to create extraordinary music that sounds original and new but respects those long-held rules of blues and rock and roll tradition. He psychedelic sounds of the band may hail back to the prosperity of the s and s and it's true their distinctive sound may include a few ingredients of the past; a pinch of late 60's Americana, a Stabbing The Drama - Various - Ozzfest 2005 Summer Sampler (CD) of blues, a heavy serving of rock 'n' roll, a big squeeze of soul but it's all shaken up into a brand-new cocktail of sound, and served into this heavenly new blend we call Blues Pills.

Blues Pills. Deluxe edition includes DVD. If you have any doubts, please update your books now: our favourite Swedish war machine Sabaton are on their way to the absolute top of the heavy metal world. Is »The Last Stand« Sabaton's strongest album to date? Lots of fresh ideas and unprecedented magic can be heard on these new tunes - for example, check out bagpipe and Hammond driven major key song 'Blood Of Bannockburn'.

We have never done anything like that before. The coins dropping and clinging into the arcade game machines, the lights of the pachinkos and the lively Tokyo district have fuelled the musical inspiration and visual universe of a dirty bunch of furyos, dunces to the core, who thrive on Shonen Manga.

ROTN is the merger of those two worlds: the messages of hope, bravery, and revenge spread by classic 80's Manga characters such as Kenshiro, Seiya, or Kawato, are brought to the listener's face through deadly thrash riffing and a destructive flow of words.

Rise Of The Northstar. Blind Guardian Twilight Orchestra. Blind Guardian partners with the Prague Philharmonic Orchestra on this amazing orchestrated record. Within Temptation. Formed in Sweden's Therion helped lay the foundation of modern death metal on their debut "Of Darkness New album from Swedish retro rock giants Graveyard. A remastered version of the album, featuring the band's entire performance and new cover artwork, was released on April 14, It was released in on Prosthetic Records.

The first fourteen tracks are live recordings and the last three are semi-acoustic versions of previously released songs. Blue Vinyl. It was released in A track, 3-CD live collection by Blind Guardian, one of the largest power metal bands in the world, that spans the band's 30 year, 10 album career. A thorough look into the majestic live power and behind-the-scenes adventures of Finlands Sonata Arctica!

Sonata Arctica. Biggs Sonic Syndicate. The Living Infinite is their first album to feature new guitarist David Andersson, who replaces founding member Peter Wichers, who first left the band in only to return four years later. London Apocalypticon - Live at the Roundhouse. People talk about possessing a drive to succeed.

But how badly do most of them really want it? Emmure captures the sound and spirit of what it's like to fight for one's vision. There's no feigned sophistication, no phoned-in sloganeering, and no calculated drama with Emmure.

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