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Tag Archives: Hypocrisy

Immortal isn’t Immortal after all

Posted by on March 26, 2015

In an exclusive statement to Metal Hammer, the iconic Norwegian black metal band Immortal will have a new line-up, and the Immortal name, “will rest.” This comes from an announcement written from the third person by co-founding vocalist and guitarist Abbath (Olve Eikemo). “Immortal’s frontman and founding member has been writing and rehearsing fervently, with a deluge of new material […]

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Rammstein’s Till Lindemann, Hypocrisy’s Peter Tagtgren start project

Posted by on January 5, 2015

It appears that Till Lindemann, the vocalist of Rammstein, has started a side project with Peter Tägtgren of Hypocrisy. The side project is simply titled Lindemann, and no other details about the project have been released at this time other than the photo you see here, which is on the duo’s newly-started Facebook page. In […]

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Here’s the first Bloodbath song with Nick Holmes singing

Posted by on September 24, 2014

Supergroup Bloodbath have been waving the death metal flag for  16 years now, but haven’t been able to keep a consistent vocalist. That being said, with Hypocrisy’s Peter Tagtgren and Opeth’s Mikael Akerfeldt holding down the gig, it can’t be said that they haven’t had some high profile singers. That continues with their forthcoming album, Grand Morbid […]

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New & Noteworthy, July 23rd: Stay Inspired

Posted by on July 23, 2013

Want proof that hard work and perseverance really can propel you to the top? Just look at this week’s leading band. Here’s the list – let’s dig right in!     We Came As Romans, Tracing Back Roots (Equal Vision)   Five years ago, no one had heard of the Michigan metalcore group known as […]

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Visa Issues Force Hypocrisy Off Tour

Posted by on April 29, 2013

The Krisiun tour has gotten a little less, um, hypocritical, as Hypocrisy have been forced to pull out of the tour, along with Aborted. The band’s label, Nuclear Blast, makes it seem like it’s a visa issue preventing the band from touring, citing “the current workload Homeland Security is experiencing.” So yeah, it could be […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/24: The Charts Look Like They’ve Seen A Ghost

Posted by on April 24, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Did Ghost really get paid $750,000 to sign with Universal? Probably not, but the unsubstantiated rumor has flown around the internet since before they were even officially signed. But regardless of what they got […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/17: Outlaw Devices And Shady Houses

Posted by on April 17, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Last week on Headbanger’s Brawl, we all discussed how Volbeat, Stone Sour, and Device were likely to have big first week sales, though we debated as to who would come out on top. And […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/10: Killswitch Engage Disarm The Charts

Posted by on April 10, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. What do you get when one of the master bands of metalcore gets their original vocalist back? Well, first you get to tour a bunch, but then you get a top 10 album. Yes, […]

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New & Noteworthy, April 2nd – Starting Over

Posted by on April 2, 2013

The greatest display of how metal bands differ from the rest of the musical world occurs when a former member is welcomed back into the fold with open arms and no questions asked. In so many other genres, band members that leave are ostracized and are barely ever mentioned by the other band members, for […]

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Anders Nystrom On Katatonia’s Drive To Expand American Audience And The Future Of Bloodbath

Posted by on September 26, 2012

Katatonia certainly kicked off the fall season with a bang. In support of their new album Dead End Kings, the Swedish doom group toured North America with The Devin Townsend Project, Paradise Lost, and Stolen Babies. Though the tour has come to an end, Katatonia have no plans of slowing down just yet. However, their […]

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