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In This Moment have announced the release of their eagerly anticipated new album. Ritual arrives everywhere on Friday, July 21. In This Moment’s sixth studio album, Ritual, will be released by Atlantic Records in partnership with Roadrunner Records and is available for pre-order now.

All pre-orders will be joined by an instant grat download of the album’s first single, “Oh Lord,” with additional instant grat downloads becoming available in the weeks leading up to the album’s release. Exclusive pre-order bundles, which include custom In This Moment branded rosary beads, are available now at the band’s webstore.

“Oh Lord” – which is also available now for streaming and individual purchase – arrives today at Rock radio outlets nationwide. The track is joined by a powerful companion video, streaming now at the band’s official YouTube channel.

Watch the video for “Oh Lord” and view album details inside! (more…)

The Black Dahlia Murder prepare for a "Ritual"

The Black Dahlia Murder prepare for a “Ritual”

I knew little about The Black Dahlia Murder until 2007’s Noctural and 2009’s Deflorate, but after hearing those albums with their unpredictable nature and deadly combination of intricate playing and all-out evil, I started to get on board. I became a fan after seeing them on 2009’s Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festvial. It wasn’t long before that tour that guitarist Ryan Knight joined the band and seemed to have a huge impact on the writing and style, making the music more focused and cohesive without sacrificing extremity. (more…)