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Holy Bat Panels! Fans will get all the details on the most anticipated home entertainment release in fanboy history when Warner Bros. Home Entertainment puts Adam West center-stage for a Bat-tastic look at “Batman: The Complete TV Series” during a special Thursday, October 9 panel at New York Comic Con.  

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Critically-acclaimed sludge/doom veterans Sourvein have signed with Metal Blade Records! The new partnership’s first effort will be the release of the band’s fourth full-length album, “Aquatic Occult” in 2015. The album is scheduled to be recorded with Corrosion of Conformity’s Mike Dean in early 2015 and will finally see its release later that year. Sourvein main man Troy “T-Roy” Medlin was interviewed by friend and fellow musician, Randy Blythe of Lamb of God fame, who penned the band’s new biography. The text will serve as an excellent introduction for the uninitiated. It’s a recap of the past twenty years of the band, and a look towards a bright future for Sourvein.  

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He Is Legend has announced that they will be on tour this winter with legendary punk/funk/rock band Snot. The US tour begins on 11/28 in Palm Desert, CA and wraps up in Pomona, CA on 12/23. SNOT will be reuniting to perform their album Get Some in its entirety. Thira and Lydia Can’t Breathe will provide additional support. He Is Legend recently released Heavy Fruit via Tragic Hero Records and debuted at no. 1 on both the Billboard Heatseekers and iTunes Metal charts. It was their first release since the 2009 cult classic It Hates You and also their first release with drummer Sam Huff. Vocalist Schuylar Croom has stated that “The band had a new spark musically and felt the time was right to make the new... 

IDW Publishing is proud to announce the release of The Complete Junior and Sunny, which presents the full run of these historic comics created, written, and illustrated by the legendary E.C. Comics artist/writer/editor Al Feldstein.  

Trollhättan, Sweden-based GUST this week releases their self-titled, sophomore LP via Southern Lord, a breakneck, nearly half-hour-long album signals the band’s first release on the label and is streaming in its entirety right now.  

As part of a swarm of new titles from Magic Bullet Records coming together for release over the coming months, the label is proud to announce the impending stateside issues of BEASTMILK‘s Use Your Deluge EP and White Stains on Black Wax single.  

The new album before me today, Let Time Begin by BEAK, is a big ol slab of Heavy, with a wide field of view of genres, excellent playing, and a pure brooding atmosphere. Its a pretty good listen, but that’s not really saying much, eh? More after the break!  

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ProgPower USA has announced the line up for ProgPower XVI, which will include Falconer‘s final live performance. A video featuring music from the bands announced so far can be found on The festival is scheduled to take place in Atlanta, GA September 11-12 next year. Tickets will go on sale on October 4 through Ticketmaster.  

This December, legendary fan-favorite Jim Starlin returns for an action-packed, smash-filled limited series spanning the cosmos in THANOS VS. HULK #1! That’s right True Believer, time to find out if Hulk is truly the strongest there is as he throws down with Thanos across the far reaches of the Marvel Universe!  

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In October 2014, Drowning Pool will embark on a US tour celebrating the Unlucky 13th Anniversary of the release of their seminal debut record, Sinner, which features the hard rock anthem, “Bodies”. In celebration of 13 years, the band will perform the entire Sinner album followed by their other hits.  

Together for the first time! The Amazing Spider-Man meets the Miraculous Ms. Marvel in the super hero team-up you’ve all been waiting for in October’s AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #7!  

On their newest album, Religious Apocalypse, USDM tour de force BLOODSOAKED have made the entire album available for streaming in conjuncture with Comatose Music, who released the album.  

Known for his work as drummer of SIDIOUS, Krhudd will re-release Blestem, the debut album from one-man Black Metal project COLOSUS through Kaotoxin Records on October 7 in North America and October 27 in Europe. The album will be available as a limited edition first press (1,000 copies) DigiSleeve CD and Cassette Tape (100 copies).  

Italian death metal miscreants BLOODTRUTH will levy the auditory punishment of their debut album, Obedience, upon the ears of the living this coming Tuesday, plus they have just launched a playthrough video at Gear Gods.  


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