Thomas Gabriel Fischer pens the obituary for the late bassist of Celtic Frost – Martin Eric Ain

The former Celtic Frost and current Tryptikon frontman Thomas Gabriel Fischer has issued the following  : “I have had to draft a disconcerting number of obituaries in recent years, mourning the loss of individuals who were either very close to me or of distinct importance to my life. But this…

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CELTIC FROST: Former Bassist Martin E. Ain Dies Of Heart Attack Aged 50

Martin E. Ain, former bassist of Swiss extreme metal groups Hellhammer and Celtic Frost, died from a heart attack on October 21st, 2017 at the age of 50. Frontman Tom G. Warrior (Thomas Gabriel Fischer) issued the following statement: “I am deeply affected by his passing. Our relationship was very…

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Heed the call! Metal-Rules.com needs your vote! Tunemunk is running a competition to vote for Best Metal webzine. The voting ends tomorrow and we need your support! tunemunk.com/voting/best-metal-music-blog-2017/ Click this link and vote for us please! It will take 10 seconds. We are only 30 votes behind first place. We…

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Dates Announced For Belphegor, Cryptopsy & Hate’s North American Tour

The majority of dates have now been announced for Belphegor, Cryptopsy and Hate‘s North American tour together. That run will take place later this year and hit the following stops: 11/06 New York, NY – Gramercy Theatre 11/07 Manchester, NH – Jewel Music 11/08 Philadelphia, PA – Voltage Lounge 11/09 Baltimore, MD – Ottobar…

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Witchery launching a new single and video

Swedish Blackened Thrash Metallers WITCHERY launch “Of Blackened Wing”, the second single and video for the track off their upcoming album “I Am Legion”, to be released on November 10th! WITCHERY guitarist Jensen checked in with the following comment about “Of Blackened Wing”: “’Of Blackened Wing’ is a song that perfectly combines…

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