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The Oath Vocalist Johanna Sadonis Talks New Album, Fascination With Death + More

European band the Oath are putting out some of the most interesting music today as they take you back decades with their old school, raw and heavy sounds. Loudwire had the opportunity to pick the brain of vocalist Johanna Sadonis, who discussed the group's new self-titled album (available at iTunes) and some of the tracks from the disc. Sadonis also spoke about working with Watain’s Erik Danielsson, plus she offers her thoughts on death and the beyond. Check out our interview below:

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Wovenwar
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Wovenwar Frontman Shane Blay Confirms He’ll Also Continue With Oh Sleeper

Oh Sleeper frontman Shane Blay may have just signed on as the new singer of  the new band Wovenwar featuring the recent members of As I Lay Dying, but he confirms in a new posting that he not be leaving one band for the other. He makes it clear that he'll be a big part of both acts.

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Katatonia
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Drummer Daniel Liljekvist Leaves Katatonia to ‘Concentrate on Family + Get a Normal Job’

Unfortunate news from Katatonia: Longtime drummer Daniel Liljekvist has left the band. In a statement posted on Katatonia's official website earlier today, Liljekvist notes that he's no longer able to "combine job, family and commit 100% to Katatonia."

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Septicflesh
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Septicflesh Unveil Brilliant Symphonic Death Metal With New Track ‘Order of Dracul’

Horns up! Greek symphonic death metal veterans Septicflesh have just revealed the first song from their ninth studio album, 'Titan.' The new track, 'Order of Dracul,' is insanely awesome and picks up beautifully where Septicflesh left off with their 2011 full-length, 'The Great Mass.'

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Ghost
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Ghost B.C.’s Papa Emeritus II Rocks Vegas + Picks Up Groupies in Second ‘Papaganda’ Video

In September of last year, the first installment of Ghost's (Ghost B.C.) 'Papaganda' series was revealed. The video stripped away the paint of frontman Papa Emeritus II, showing the leader's "face" much like in the 'Year Zero' music video.

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Anders Friden of In Flames
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In Flames Tease New Album Through Fake Hacker

Did In Flames get hacked? It certainly appeared so earlier this week when their website was taken over by a mysterious figure going by the moniker lOLzcH4Rm1nG. But it turns out that was just a smokescreen for what was to come.

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Scar The Martyr
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Joey Jordison’s Scar the Martyr Part Ways With Vocalist Henry Derek Bonner

Times are tough at the moment for drummer Joey Jordison, who not only has been ousted from Slipknot but is now facing some turmoil with his new band. Jordison's Scar the Martyr group is now without a frontman after parting ways with vocalist Henry Derek Bonner.

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GWAR
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Surviving GWAR Members Pay Tribute to Dave Brockie + Introduce New Foundation

The loss of GWAR frontman and mastermind Dave Brockie (aka Oderus Urungus) sent the metal world into mourning on March 24. Countless tributes have been paid by some of rock and metal's finest musicians along with fans from around the world. In memory of the late frontman, the surviving members of GWAR memorialized their friend and announced the launch of the Dave Brockie Foundation.

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The Word Alive
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The Word Alive Reveal New Album Title, Artwork, Track Listing + ‘Play the Victim’ Lyric Video

It's time to get "Real," and by that we mean that The Word Alive have revealed that their new album title is 'Real.' The disc, the band's third full-length overall, is set for release on June 10 via Fearless Records.

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As I Lay Dying
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Controversy Over New As I Lay Dying Statement

Earlier today (April 9), a statement was posted on the official website of As I Lay Dying. The lengthy post covered many subjects and seemed to be a well thought out, cooperative statement from the entire band. However, according to guitarist Nick Hipa, no member of As I Lay Dying's instrumental section, management or record label took part in crafting the update.

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As I Lay Dying
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Lengthy Statement Details Future of As I Lay Dying, Tim Lambesis + New Projects

Update: Guitarist Nick Hipa has posted his own statement claiming that the detailed statement below may have just come from Tim Lambesis himself. While not denying the information revealed in the lengthy essay, Hipa makes it clear that the rest of the band had nothing to do with the statement released on the band's official website. We suggest you still read the statement below, but get all the details on this new development here.

For nearly a year, the future of As I Lay Dying has been in question. Vocalist Tim Lambesis will soon be sentenced after pleading guilty to murder-for-hire charges and the remaining band members have been posting various sound clips along with a mysterious new symbol. However, As I Lay Dying have finally released a statement addressing what is planned for their musical future.

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Crowbar
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Crowbar Unleash New Track ‘Walk With Knowledge Wisely’

Get ready for some southern crunch, as Crowbar have just released a brand new song. 'Walk With Knowledge Wisely' is not only the first song to be revealed from Crowbar's upcoming full-length, 'Symmetry in Black,' but it's the album's opener as well.

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