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Dark Forest Is Making Power Metal Great Again
Stream the UK traditional heavy metal heroes' hard-charging new album, 'Beyond the Veil.'
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Watch the video for the new single and check out details on their forthcoming double LP 'Hardwired… to Self-Destruct.'