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  • newX JAPAN's YOSHIKI To Create Theme Song for New 'xXx 4' Film Starring VIN DIESEL
    The H Collective has partnered with prolific Japanese composer and musician Yoshiki on the next installment in the "xXx" franchise, "xXx 4", starring Vin Diesel. The film will feature a theme song with music written by Yoshiki. "xXx 4" is in pre-production with casting currently under way, and princ…
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  • newPAPA ROACH's JACOBY SHADDIX To Celebrate Seven Years Of Sobriety Next Month
    PAPA ROACH frontman Jacoby Shaddix says that "putting down the bottle" was "probably one of the best decisions" he made in his life.Seven years ago, as the band was working on its 2012 album "The Connection", the singer was hitting rock bottom. He had been battling his addictions for a decade, mov…
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  • newPOP EVIL Will 'Start Thinking About A New Record' Before The End Of The Year
    POP EVIL frontman Leigh Kakaty says that the band will "start thinking about" a new album before the end of the year.The Michigan rockers' next release will be the follow-up to last years's self-titled effort, which saw the group working with a new producer, Kato Khandwala, and incorporating a hea…
    - 7 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 6:23pm -
  • newUNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP's BRAVADO Acquires Merchandise And Branding Company EPIC RIGHTS
    Universal Music Group's Bravado, the leading global consumer, lifestyle and brand management company, has acquired Epic Rights, a boutique merchandise and branding company. Epic Rights works with a diverse group of iconic artists, including KISS, Billy Joel, AEROSMITH, DEF LEPPARD, AC/DC, Eric C…
    - 8 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 5:50pm -
  • ROB ZOMBIE's New Album Is 'A Monster'
    John 5 spoke to WRIF's Meltdown about ROB ZOMBIE's forthcoming studio album, which will arrive later this year via the iconic rocker's new record label, Nuclear Blast Records."It's completely finished, all ready to go," he said (hear audio below). "I don't see the artwork, 'cause [Rob] does all th…
    - 9 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 4:07pm -
  • DEVILDRIVER To Perform COAL CHAMBER Material On Tour With STATIC-X
    DEVILDRIVER's upcoming co-headlining tour with STATIC-X will see the Dez Fafara-fronted outfit performing material from COAL CHAMBER, the band that put him on the musical map and gave him his first and only gold-certified album in the shape of the group's 1997 debut.COAL CHAMBER existed for ten ye…
    - 10 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 3:39pm -
  • Watch KING DIAMOND Perform 'Arrival' In Philadelphia From 'Songs For The Dead Live' DVD/Blu-Ray

    Watch KING DIAMOND Perform 'Arrival' In Philadelphia From 'Songs For The Dead Live' DVD/Blu-Ray

    A performance clip of "Arrival (Live At The Fillmore)", taken from the forthcoming KING DIAMOND DVD/Blu-ray, "Songs For The Dead Live", can be viewed below. The set will be released on January 25 via Metal Blade Records. There is only one King Diamond, and for more than thirty years the great Dane…
    - 11 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 2:39pm -
  • SWORN ENEMY: New ROBB FLYNN-Produced Album 'Gamechanger' Due In April

    SWORN ENEMY: New ROBB FLYNN-Produced Album 'Gamechanger' Due In April

    After turning back the clock in 2018 to celebrate the 15th anniversary of its Jamey Jasta-produced debut, "As Real As It Gets", the Queens, New York-based SWORN ENEMY resets its sights on the present day with its punishing new album, "Gamechanger". Due April 5 via M-Theory Audio, the disc — produc…
    - 11 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 2:27pm -
  • RAMMSTEIN Is Finalizing Mix For New Album
    German industrial metallers RAMMSTEIN are putting the finishing touches on their first studio album since 2009's "Liebe Ist Für Alle Da". Tentatively due this spring, the effort is being mixed at a Santa Monica, California studio with Rich Costey, an American producer who has previously worked with…
    - 11 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 2:11pm -
  • AS I LAY DYING Announces Spring 2019 U.S. Tour

    AS I LAY DYING Announces Spring 2019 U.S. Tour

    AS I LAY DYING will embark on a U.S. tour in March. The three-week trek will kick off on March 15 in St. Louis, Missouri and run through April 6 in Springfield, Missouri.Confirmed tour dates:Mar. 15 - St. Louis, MO @ PopsMar. 16 - Peoria, IL. @ MonarchMar. 17 - Joliet, IL @ The ForgeMar. 18 -…
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  • KISS's PAUL STANLEY Calls Government Shutdown 'Horrific', Says 'The Priority Has To Be To Get People Back To Work'
    KISS members Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons recently announced that all TSA employees can eat for free at their Rock & Brews restaurants during the government shutdown, now the longest in U.S. history. The political stalemate has caused some 800,000 federal workers to miss paychecks — even though t…
    - 12 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 1:48pm -
  • TOMMY VICTOR Looks Back On More Than 30 Years Of PRONG Releases In New YouTube Series
    Tommy Victor will reflect on more than 30 years of PRONG releases through a YouTube series called "Tommy Plays Prong, Retrospects Of Music And Life". In the series, Victor will highlight various tracks from the 12-album PRONG catalog and do guitar playthroughs. Victor will also discuss growing up in…
    - 12 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 1:23pm -
  • BRING ME THE HORIZON Releases 'Straight-Up Love Song', 'Mother Tongue'
    British rockers BRING ME THE HORIZON have released another new song called "Mother Tongue". The track, which was just featured as Zane Lowe's World Record on Apple Music's Beats 1, is taken from the band's upcoming album, "Amo", which will be released on January 25 via Columbia Records. The band spe…
    - 13 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 12:46pm -
  • VIXEN Recruits FEMME FATALE's LORRAINE LEWIS As Its New Lead Singer
    VIXEN has recruited FEMME FATALE's Lorraine Lewis as its new lead singer following the recent departure of Janet Gardner.Lewis has already performed with VIXEN, having fronted the group in March 2018 in Durant, Oklahoma while Gardner was recovering from surgery (see video below).VIXEN members Ro…
    - 13 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 12:20pm -
  • IN THIS MOMENT Announces May 2019 Tour Dates With SEVENDUST, LIGHT THE TORCH

    IN THIS MOMENT Announces May 2019 Tour Dates With SEVENDUST, LIGHT THE TORCH

    IN THIS MOMENT will head out on the road this spring with SEVENDUST, LIGHT THE TORCH and HYDE. The dates are as follows:May 03 - Jacksonville, FL - Welcome To RockvilleMay 05 - Atlanta, GA - The Tabernacle (no HYDE)May 07 - Louisville, KY - Palace TheaterMay 09 - Cedar Rapids, IA - US Celluar…
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  • JIMMY PAGE Introduces SUNDRAGON Amp

    JIMMY PAGE Introduces SUNDRAGON Amp

    To celebrate the 50th anniversary of "Led Zeppelin 1", Jimmy Page would like to present Sundragon, an amplifier that gives guitarists the opportunity to enjoy the sounds he created to shape the future of rock and roll. Sundragon is a faithful recreation of the amp Jimmy used exclusively to create th…
    - 14 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 11:32am -
  • ALL THAT REMAINS And ATTILA Announce Winter/Spring 2019 Co-Headline U.S. Tour

    ALL THAT REMAINS And ATTILA Announce Winter/Spring 2019 Co-Headline U.S. Tour

    ALL THAT REMAINS and ATTILA have announced a massive co-headline North American tour that runs from February through April. They will be joined by ESCAPE THE FATE and SLEEP SIGNALS. The tour kicks off on February 28 in Reading, Pennsylvania and winds through U.S. and back before wrapping in early Ap…
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  • MESHUGGAH Announces May 2019 U.S. Dates With THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER

    MESHUGGAH Announces May 2019 U.S. Dates With THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER

    Swedish extreme tech-metal pioneers MESHUGGAH will perform a handful of special U.S. headlining dates this spring to add to the four U.S. festivals previously announced. Leading up to the trek, the band will make appearances in South America and Mexico before kicking off their U.S. dates on May 5 in…
    - 15 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 10:59am -
  • HALESTORM Announces Spring 2019 North American Tour; BLABBERMOUTH.NET Presale Available

    HALESTORM Announces Spring 2019 North American Tour; BLABBERMOUTH.NET Presale Available

    Grammy-winning hard rock band HALESTORM has announced a month-long North American tour, kicking off April 12 at Ladson, South Carolina's 98 Rockfest and running through Columbus, Ohio's Sonic Temple, with dates across the continent, including a stop at Mexico City's Domination Festival in early May.…
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  • TIGERTAILZ Pulls Out Of HRH AOR VII Festival Due To Guitarist JAY PEPPER's Hearing Loss
    Welsh glam metal veterans TIGERTAILZ have been forced to cancel their appearance at the HRH AOR VII festival in Wales as a result of guitarist and founding member Jay Pepper's battle with hearing loss which threatens to curtail his long career.Earlier today, Pepper released the following statement…
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  • newABORTED: Announces Hell Over North America tour in March/ April 2019

    ABORTED: Announces Hell Over North America tour in March/ April 2019

    After the very successful Hell Over Europe tour last year, ABORTED is now bringing the “TerrorVision” to North America.Sven De Caluwe has this to say: “Once again we return to North America, this time to spread the devastation of Terrorvision on our first official Hell over North Amer…
    - 7 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 6:47pm -
  • newTESLA: New Studio Album Shock Out Globally On 8th March via UMC

    TESLA: New Studio Album Shock Out Globally On 8th March via UMC

    The legendary American rock band TESLA will release their new studio album, Shock, worldwide on 8 March via UMC. The album is available now for preorder in CD, digital, black vinyl, and limited edition translucent blue vinyl formats; its electrifying lead single, “Shock,” is available n…
    - 7 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 6:39pm -
  • newALL BUT FACE: Reveals New Video for "Dark Angels"

    ALL BUT FACE: Reveals New Video for "Dark Angels"

    After their debut single "Steel",  All But Face return with "Dark Angels";  this new song continues the artistic path followed by the Italian sextet blending metalcore music with electronic and dubstep elements."Dark Angels" Videoclip  directed by Niccolò Savinelli, shows the band in a…
    - 7 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 6:22pm -
  • newNONSENSE: Release New Music Video

    NONSENSE: Release New Music Video

    NONSENSE are proud to release their new new music video "The Urge", outof their upcoming EP Away From Black Days to be released on February8thFor more informations :Website : https://nonsense-music.com/fr/Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/nonsenseofficiel/Kyle Scott 
    - 7 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 6:14pm -
  • newBESTA: Reveal First New Song from Upcoming Album!

    BESTA: Reveal First New Song from Upcoming Album!

    Eterno Ranco - the title is program. Featuring members of SINISTRO and REDEMPTUS, the Portuguese of BESTA are disillusioned and pissed off. They express their anger with violent eruptions and merciless blastbeats. The band's second full length feeds on pulverizing and skull fracturing punk/…
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  • SUPERSEED: Have Released Their Second Official Video and Radio Single for the song 'Turn The Screw"

    SUPERSEED: Have Released Their Second Official Video and Radio Single for the song 'Turn The Screw"

    Bristol UK based rockers SUPERSEED have released their second official video and radio single for the song "Turn The Screw”! The track is taken from their self-titled debut album which will be released on February 8th, 2019 through ROAR! Rock of Angels Records. The artist’s first offer…
    - 9 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 4:36pm -
  • OLTRETOMBA: Signs with Moribund Records!

    OLTRETOMBA: Signs with Moribund Records!

    Italy's Retrogarde Black Metal duo, OLTRETOMBA, recently signed with Moribund Records, roaring and ready to release their 2nd full-length album, THE HORROR - Figure del Terrore. Old-school in sound & style, raw and aggressive, even outright rocking (did someone say more cowbell?), you are d…
    - 9 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 4:28pm -
  • BLOOD RED THRONE: Signs to Mighty Music

    BLOOD RED THRONE: Signs to Mighty Music

    Mighty Music is proud to announce the signing of one of death metal most iconic bands: BLOOD RED THRONE. The Norwegian masters will have their new full-length album, entitled Fit to Kill, released in late Spring. Død, guitar player, founder and mastermind says "2018 was a quiet year for us…
    - 9 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 4:19pm -
  • Alchemy: Details of Dyadic Unveiled

    Alchemy: Details of Dyadic Unveiled

    Street Symphonies Records & Burning Minds Music Group are proud to announce the details of Dyadic, the second official studio album from Italian melodic hard-rockers, ALCHEMY. After a year of hard work in the studio, the band is currently adding the final touches to the album with producer…
    - 9 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 4:12pm -
  • TRANSCENDING OBSCURITY: Releases 50-Band Strong Label Sampler

    TRANSCENDING OBSCURITY: Releases 50-Band Strong Label Sampler

    We're thrilled to put out our new free-for-download label sampler that features exactly 50 bands from all over. We've come a long way doing this from a small bedroom in Mumbai, India when the idea of doing this for a living seemed all too fanciful. After tons of rejections from both bands a…
    - 10 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 3:59pm -
  • HATH: Releasing Full-Length Debut on Willowtip in April

    HATH: Releasing Full-Length Debut on Willowtip in April

    New Jersey Blackened Death Metallers HATH will release their full-length debut album, Of Rot and Ruin, April 12 on Willowtip Records. Of Rot and Ruin doesn't just live up to the promise of superb 2015 debut EP Hive; it more than surpasses it with impressive songwriting growth and a sonic in…
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  • IMPELLITTERI: Reveals Theatrical "Phantom Of The Opera" Music Video

    IMPELLITTERI: Reveals Theatrical "Phantom Of The Opera" Music Video

    Renowned guitar wizard Chris Impellitteri's IMPELLITTERI have revealed a shredding cover of a theatrical classic, "Phantom Of The Opera", via a brand new music video directed by John Logsdon, also recognized for producing music videos for the likes of Eric Clapton, DEF LEPPARD, and many oth…
    - 10 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 3:32pm -
  • WARFIST: Reveals New Album Details

    WARFIST: Reveals New Album Details

    Third time's the charm? Well, it might as well be, as Zielona Góra, Poland based WARFIST strike with Grünberger, their third release under the banner of Godz Ov War Productions, a true opus magnum in the band's history.The duo seem to have set the bar really high and started to play in a…
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  • HECATE ENTHRONED: Unveil New Music Video "Revelations In Autumn Flame"

    HECATE ENTHRONED: Unveil New Music Video "Revelations In Autumn Flame"

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  • THE BLOOD REPUBLIC: Drop New Single!

    THE BLOOD REPUBLIC: Drop New Single!

    What You're Waiting For:Here are also links to the 1st single from the album and also the debut single released when the band first launched in September.Into the Earth:Ditch:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebloodrepublicTwitter: https://twitter.com/RepublicBloodKyle Scott 
    - 10 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 3:06pm -
  • NAILED TO OBSCURITY: Enter the German Album Charts with Black Frost at #37; Launch First Part of Tour Diary Video Series!

    NAILED TO OBSCURITY: Enter the German Album Charts with Black Frost at #37; Launch First Part of Tour Diary Video Series!

    German melodic death/doom metallers NAILED TO OBSCURITY released their Nuclear Blast debut Black Frost last Friday. Today the group can proudly announce that their 4th studio album has hit the German album charts at #37. Congratulations to East Frisia!States the band, "We didn‘t expect th…
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  • SOILWORK: Verkligheten Goes top 10 in Germany

    SOILWORK: Verkligheten Goes top 10 in Germany

    Verkligheten, the brand new and widely praised (Album of the month in METAL HAMMER, ROCK HARD, AARDSCHOK and SCREAM) album by Swedish visionary metallers SOILWORK has reached position #10 of the official German album charts.In the UK, the album made it to #5 in the official Rock and #15 in…
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  • BREAKING BANDS: UK's 5th Annual Festival Announce Last 16 Bands

    BREAKING BANDS: UK's 5th Annual Festival Announce Last 16 Bands

    UK's Breaking Bands Festival has become one of the most widely known independent festivals these past 5 years and firmly cemented into the event calendar for rockers and metalheads across the country.The voluntary team behind the brand have years of experience working festival stages, manag…
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  • JAG PANZER: Announce European Tour.

    JAG PANZER: Announce European Tour.

     Jag Panzer announce their first full European-Tour since years. Spain, Greece, UK, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Austria, Sweden and the Netherlands will see the band performing new songs from their latest album "The Deviant Chord" as well as all their classics.JAG PANZER European Tour 201…
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  • ELUVEITIE: "Ategnatos" Cover Revealed/Tour Dates.

    ELUVEITIE: "Ategnatos" Cover Revealed/Tour Dates.

    We all wade through archetypes. We all ARE archetypes. Distant echoes of a life both primeval and noble. To embrace these archetypes, to accept them not only as a part of life but as life itself is what some may call enlightenment, some peace of mind. ELUVEITIE call it »Ategnatos«. And by…
    - 16 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 9:55am -
  • HUNT FOR HUNTER: Official Video for "Let it Out."

    HUNT FOR HUNTER: Official Video for "Let it Out."

     New York based, Symphonic Rock Band HUNT FOR HUNTER has released the official music for their single, "Let it Out." Originally premiered on Tattoo.com was filmed and directed by ENGNRM."Let It Out has always been our most popular song, I think because it best represents the things that ma…
    - 16 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 9:50am -
  • BLACKGUARD: New Album "STORM."

    BLACKGUARD: New Album "STORM."

    Seminal Canadian melodic death/folk metal band BLACKGUARD announces their first show in over four years as well as their plans to independently release their long-awaited fourth studio album "STORM" in 2019 to follow their 2011 full length "Firefight" on Victory Records and 2009's "Profugus…
    - 16 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 9:40am -
  • INGESTED: Announce UK/Ireland Tour Dates.

    INGESTED: Announce UK/Ireland Tour Dates.

     World Wide Slam Kings, and one of the hardest working bands in death metal, INGESTED have announced an extensive round of dates in March and April. The "Kings, Gods, Deities" tour, which will see the Manchester based band playing a number of headlining shows as well as supporting The Blac…
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  • GODSLEEP: New Album 'Coming Of Age' on Vinyl.

    GODSLEEP: New Album 'Coming Of Age' on Vinyl.

     2019 seems to already kick off as great as the last year ended: In November 2018, Athenian heavy psych rockers GODSLEEP released their sophomore album 'Coming Of Age' in digital and CD formats, today the band finally revealed the pre-order and date for their hotly anticipated LP release!A…
    - 16 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 9:30am -
  • INCITE: Reveals Music Video for New Track "Resistance."

    INCITE: Reveals Music Video for New Track "Resistance."

     Heavy metal frontrunners INCITE - led by frontman Richie Cavalera - are set to release their upcoming fifth full-length album, Built To Destroy, this coming Friday, January 25, 2019 via Minus Head Records. Produced by Steve Evetts (The Dillinger Escape Plan, Suicide Silence) and mastered…
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  • SWORN ENEMY: To Release New Album "Gamechanger."

    SWORN ENEMY: To Release New Album "Gamechanger."

     After turning back the clock in 2018 to celebrate the 15th anniversary of their Jamey Jasta-produced debut, “As Real As It Gets,” the Queens, New York-based SWORN ENEMY resets their sights on the present day with their punishing new album “Gamechanger.”Due April 5 via M-Theory Aud…
    - 16 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 9:17am -
  • BRAVO DELTA: To Release New Album "Unbreakable."

    BRAVO DELTA: To Release New Album "Unbreakable."

     Las Vegas American Hard Rock band Bravo Delta is slated to release their first full length album Unbreakable on February 1st, 2019.The video for the title track "Unbreakable" can be seen here:“This new album and single is three years in the making and features the best material we’ve…
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  • BRANT BJORK: To Release "Jacoozzi" this Spring.

    BRANT BJORK: To Release "Jacoozzi" this Spring.

     After the huge success of his latest and thirteenth solo record 'Mankind Woman', Heavy Psych Sounds Records are proud to release the upcoming new album by desert rock icon BRANT BJORK! 'Jacoozzi' was captured on tape during a jam session back in 2010, but the tracks never made it on any o…
    - 17 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 9:01am -
  • TARA LYNCH: Announce "Evil Enough" Tour 2019.

    TARA LYNCH: Announce "Evil Enough" Tour 2019.

     US guitarist, composer, vocalist and songwriter, Tara Lynch (a.k.a. “Gui-Tara”), has announced United Kingdom & Ireland tour dates in March/April as special guest with UFO on their 50th Anniversary Last Orders Tour. Tara Lynch promises “a very exciting high energy, full of passion p…
    - 1 day ago 21 Jan 19, 3:43pm -
  • WIDOWS: Return with New EP.

    WIDOWS: Return with New EP.

     Hard Rock/Stoner/sludge quartet, WIDOWS are a pulverizing juggernaut of deadly riffage drenched with impressions of Entombed, Black Sabbath, Motorhead, Down, and EyeHateGod. Having spent several years laying waste to any venue that would have them, the band have made friends in high place…
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  • DEATH TRIBE: Release New Single "Implode Explode."

    DEATH TRIBE: Release New Single "Implode Explode."

     Forged in a cauldron of conflict, born of a fiercely independent spirit that refused to be broken and constrained by oppressive regimes and religious and political dogma, Beyond Pain And Pleasure: A Desert Experiment is the story of one man’s unending defiance. Death Tribe is a raised f…
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  • ADRYA: Release New Single "So Rare."

    ADRYA: Release New Single "So Rare."

     Hungarian female-fronted experimental band AdryA has started 2019 with a fresh and crispy single and a new videoclip. With the song titled "So Rare", released on 4 January 2019, the group seems to have taken a slight turn towards pop, at least compared to the crunchy sound of "When We Wer…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 9:42am -
  • KASSOGTHA: Death Metal from Switzerland.

    KASSOGTHA: Death Metal from Switzerland.

     Every once in a while, a Swiss band comes along ready to innovate and dominate their genre — think Celtic Frost, Coroner, Samael, or Eluveitie. This time, the disruptors are hailing from Geneva and are set to take over modern melodic death metal with destructive riffs, steamrolling groo…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 9:34am -
  • DRAWN AND QUARTERED: "To Kill is Human" Pre-Order.

    DRAWN AND QUARTERED: "To Kill is Human" Pre-Order.

     Drawn and Quartered are a legend that needs no introduction, but I'll give one anyways. Formed in 1992 by Kelley Kuciemba and Herb Burke as Plague Bearer, Drawn and Quartered have been annihilating the death metal world for nearly three decades now, putting out amazing album after amazing…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 9:27am -
  • SPIRITS OF FIRE: New Single "Stand and Fight."

    SPIRITS OF FIRE: New Single "Stand and Fight."

     In Summer 2017, TESTAMENT’s Steve Di Giorgio teamed up with Tim “Ripper” Owens, Chris Caffery and Mark Zonder, for a new musical project, SPIRITS OF FIRE! This outstanding supergroup will release their self-titled debut album, on February 22, 2019, via Frontiers Music Srl. Today SPI…
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  • BLEEDING UTOPIA: Will Release Their New Album Where The Light Comes To Die on March 22 via Black Lion Records

    BLEEDING UTOPIA: Will Release Their New Album Where The Light Comes To Die on March 22 via Black Lion Records

    BLEEDING UTOPIA Will release their new album WHERE THE LIGHT COMES TO DIE on March 22 via Black Lion RecordsSwedish Death Metallers BLEEDING UTOPIA will release their new album with Black Lion RecordsAdding to this Black Lion founder Oliver Dahlback states "BLEEDING UTOPIA were one of the m…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 12:22am -
  • IMONOLITH: Release New Single "Hollow"

    IMONOLITH: Release New Single "Hollow"

    IMONOLITH The new metal powerhouse featuring vocalist Jon Howard (THREAT SIGNAL, ARKAEA), drummer Ryan ‘RVP’ Van Poederooyen (DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT), guitarist Brian Waddell (DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT), bassist Byron Stroud (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, FEAR FACTORY), and second guitarist Kai Hup…
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  • TOMORROW's OUTLOOK: Release "Crossing the Border" Cover.

    TOMORROW's OUTLOOK: Release "Crossing the Border" Cover.

     In the wake of Heir Apparent's highly praised comeback last year with ”The View From Below”, The Norwegian Metallers Tomorrow's Outlook have released a video where they pay homeage to the band with a cover of ”Crossing The Border” off the "One Small Voice" album.The tribute includ…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jan 19, 10:53am -
  • JOAKEM: Released Debut Album "Mind Matter."

    JOAKEM: Released Debut Album "Mind Matter."

     Cyprus Progressive Metal musician Joakem released his debut album «Mind Matter». The album was recorded/mixed by Chris Charalambides at "Soundscape Studios" and mastered by Alex Psaroudakis at "Alex Psaroudakis Mastering" in New York. Musically the album is a blend of complex melodies a…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jan 19, 10:46am -
  • CANNIBAL CORPSE: Makes Tour Personnel Substitution.

    CANNIBAL CORPSE: Makes Tour Personnel Substitution.

     Cannibal Corpse have announced that Erik Rutan will fill in for guitarist Pat O'Brien as O'Brien tends to personal issues. Rutan will appear live with the band for the Decibel Magazine Tour and the upcoming US leg of Slayer's final tour happening this May alongside Slayer, Lamb of God, an…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jan 19, 10:40am -
  • VIOLENT LIFE VIOLENT DEATH: Sign with Innerstength.

    VIOLENT LIFE VIOLENT DEATH: Sign with Innerstength.

     Charlotte’s metallic hardcore band Violent Life Violent Death has joined Innerstrength Records with plans to release their next record, Sadness Rains, later this year. The band joins the label’s growing roster that also includes 156/Silence, Machinist! and Rig Time!Violent Life Violen…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jan 19, 10:35am -
  • BLACK THERAPY: Premiers "Dreaming" Video.

    BLACK THERAPY: Premiers "Dreaming" Video.

     After getting involved in a spree of live activities, the Rome based five-piece BLACK THERAPY have announced the release of their third album, Echoes of Dying Memories, slated for worldwide release on March 15th via Black Lion Records.As the first taste of this album, the Italian melodic…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jan 19, 10:32am -
  • OVERKILL: Second Lyric Video Single Released.

    OVERKILL: Second Lyric Video Single Released.

    Legendary New Jersey thrashers OVERKILL will unleash their 19th studio record, »The Wings Of War«, on February 22nd, 2019 via Nuclear Blast.Today, the band releases the second single entitled, "Head Of A Pin". Watch the lyric video here:Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth comments, "Head of a Pin" to…
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  • ACIDIUN: Launches "Insight" Music Video.

    ACIDIUN: Launches "Insight" Music Video.

     Uppsala, Sweden’s metalcore five-piece ACIDIUN released their full-length debut album The Coalescence in September last year. Teaming up with Prog-Sphere.com, the band is launching a music video for the song “Insight” taken from the mentioned release.Commented the band: “The lyric…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jan 19, 10:20am -
  • BATTLE BEAST: Video Single "No More Hollywood Endings."

    BATTLE BEAST: Video Single "No More Hollywood Endings."

     When recently announcing their fifth studio album »No More Hollywood Endings«, which will be unleashed on March 22nd via Nuclear Blast, Finnish heavy metallers BATTLE BEAST promised fans a taster of their new offering at the beginning of 2019 - and the group has kept true to their word!…
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  • RED EYE Debut "Tales from the Days of Yore."

    RED EYE Debut "Tales from the Days of Yore."

     Surrounded by the glorious and eerie karst formations of El Torcal and hosting one of the oldest and largest megalithic dolmens in Europe (Menga), the Southern Spanish city of Antequera (Malaga) is a magical region where our ancestors built up the basis of next cultures to come. No doubt…
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  • DIABOLICAL: Release New Video Single "Betrayal."

    DIABOLICAL: Release New Video Single "Betrayal."

     The death metal band Diabolical are releasing a new single and music video titled “Betrayal” today! This is the second single from their upcoming sixth full-length album Eclipse, to be released on February 15th. The drummer, Pär Johansson, has commented: "The lyrical content of this…
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  • SADOKIST: Sign With HELLS HEADBANGERS, Prepare Label Debut

    SADOKIST: Sign With HELLS HEADBANGERS, Prepare Label Debut

    Today, Hells Headbangers announces the signing of Finnish blackthrash cult SADOKIST. The first fruit of this union shall be the band's highly anticipated second album, Necrodual Dimension Funeral Storms, which will see release through the label later this year on CD and vinyl LP formats.SAD…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jan 19, 12:36am -
  • AERACO: Drop Cover of "We Will Rock You" Featuring RASMUS BOM ANDERSEN

    AERACO: Drop Cover of "We Will Rock You" Featuring RASMUS BOM ANDERSEN

    Over recent months the Chicago based quartet have been in the studio patiently wait to drop the newest addition to their catalogue of music in the form of a heavy riff driven cover of the iconic QUEEN hit We Will Rock You featuring DIAMOND HEAD's frontman Rasmus Bom Andersen. This cover is…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jan 19, 12:28am -
  • THE PICTUREBOOKS: Release New Single and Video “Electric Nights” of Upcoming Album The Hands Of Time

    THE PICTUREBOOKS: Release New Single and Video “Electric Nights” of Upcoming Album The Hands Of Time

    THE PICTUREBOOKS release new single and video “Electric Nights” of upcoming album The Hands Of TimeWith “Electric Nights” grit-blues-rock duo THE PICTUREBOOKS are releasing a second glimpse on their upcoming studio album The Hands Of Time, which will be out on March 8th, 2019.“’…
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  • STEVE HACKETT: Launches Video for 'Beasts In Our Time'

    STEVE HACKETT: Launches Video for 'Beasts In Our Time'

    Following the tremendous success of 2017’s The Night Siren (charted at #22 in Germany, #28 in the UK), legendary former Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett announces the release of his new studio album At The Edge Of Light on the 25th January 2019. The album which features ten songs, sees Ste…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jan 19, 12:09am -
  • HECATE ENTHRONED: Unveil 'Revelations In Autumn Flame' Video

    HECATE ENTHRONED: Unveil 'Revelations In Autumn Flame' Video

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  • STEEL ENGRAVED: Release 'Rebellion' Music Video Single.

    STEEL ENGRAVED: Release 'Rebellion' Music Video Single.

     German Heavy/Power Metal machine STEEL ENGRAVED, have released a new single & music video for 'Rebellion', the song is taken of their new self-titled album, out on January 25th, 2019 via ROAR Rock Of Angels Records. STEEL ENGRAVED‘s third studio outing will comprise 13 tracks guaranteed…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jan 19, 11:38am -
  • VOIVOD: Announce North American Tour.

    VOIVOD: Announce North American Tour.

     Canadian progressive sci-fi metal innovators VOIVOD continue to promote their newest and much acclaimed studio effort “The Wake”, which was released via Century Media Records worldwide last September and ranked high in various year-end polls by international media outlets.Currently un…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jan 19, 11:32am -
  • VANIR: Release Video Single for the track "Fejd."

    VANIR: Release Video Single for the track "Fejd."

    Today the Danish proud sons Vanir deliver a first taste of their new album, "Allfather", due to be released in February 15th via Mighty Music. "Fejd", the first single, comes with a fitting new official music video in a day when the Danish Vikings are confirmed in Udgårdsfest, the new paga…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jan 19, 11:27am -

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metalstorm.net

  • newOpera IX - Debut New Video
    Italian metallers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=397&bandname=Opera+IX>Opera IX</a> have returned last year with the release of new full length <i>The Gospel</i>. The band is now proud to unveil the first official music video for the single "The Gospel". It was filmed at the ruins of the ancient 'C…
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  • newU.D.O. - To Tour Europe Despite Health Issue
    German vocalist Udo Dirkschneider is dealing with a serious health issue and will be partially handicapped during <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=1099&bandname=U.D.O.>U.D.O.</a>'s extensive European tour, which already kicked off on January, 20th in Madrid. Against all advises of the doctors Udo dec…
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  • Transcending Obscurity Records - Launches 2019 Sampler At Name-Your-Own-Price
    Indian-based underground label Transcending Obscurity Records has launched its sampler for 2019 consisting of 50 songs that you can get for free or by paying what you want. You can check out all this new stuff by the label via the Bandcamp player below. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=35…
    - 14 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 11:55am -
  • Dunkelnacht - New Record On The Way, Launch Lyric Video
    French metal outif <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=8162&bandname=Dunkelnacht>Dunkelnacht</a> are month away from releasing their third studio album, with sharing title <i>Empires Of Mediocracy</i>. This will be their first record after five years. It will be out on Februray 28th, 2019 through Non Se…
    - 14 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 11:52am -
  • Clouds - Release Statement About Overpriced Copies Of 'Dor' Album On Discogs
    <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=8474&bandname=Clouds>Clouds</a> have addressed the issue of their latest album, <i>Dor</i>, being sold on Discogs at very high prices. Apparently a seller from Russia posed as a physical store and tricked the band to sell him copies of the album at wholesale prices an…
    - 14 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 11:34am -
  • Aborted - Announce North American Tour Dates
    <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=357&bandname=Aborted>Aborted</a> are excited to announce the 'Hell Over North America' headlining tour dates, scheduled for this coming spring. This tour will also feature support from <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=76&bandname=Cryptopsy>Cryptopsy</a>, <a href=/bands…
    - 16 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 9:44am -
  • Herman Frank - Stream New Video 'Fear'
    Heavy metallers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=10330&bandname=Herman+Frank>Herman Frank</a> are ready to unleash their new full length record in coming weeks. <i>Fight The Fear</i> will be set free on February 8th, 2019 via AFM Records. To taste a piece of music from this offering, the new official…
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  • Michael Schenker Fest - Drummer Ted McKenna Passed Away
    A Scottish drummer Ted McKenna, who has been part of <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=4617&bandname=Michael+Schenker+Fest>Michael Schenker Fest</a> group in recent years and also in early 80's, has died couple of days ago, on January 19th. Ted was 68 years old. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news…
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  • Tesla - New Album Coming This March, Details Unveiled
    California-based hard rockers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=2810&bandname=Tesla>Tesla</a> are set to release their eight studio album, entitled <i>Shock</i>, on March 8th via UMC. Produced and co-written by <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=390&bandname=Def+Leppard>Def Leppard</a>'s guitarist Phil C…
    - 1 day ago 21 Jan 19, 9:42pm -
  • Evergrey - Streaming Another New Track
    "Currents" is another brand new song from Swedish metallers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=98&bandname=Evergrey>Evergrey</a>, that can be now streamed below. The track is taken from the band's upcoming new studio album, <i>The Atlantic</i>, which will be out this Friday, on January 25th through AFM…
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  • Blood Red Throne - Ink Record Deal With New Label
    Norwegian death metal masters <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=585&bandname=Blood+Red+Throne>Blood Red Throne</a> are very pleased to announce that they have signed a record deal with Mighty Music, and will be releasing their forthcoming new opus, entitled <i>Fit To Kill</i>, in late spring. More det…
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  • Swallow The Sun - Launch 'Firelights' Music Video
    This Friday, January 25th, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=328&bandname=Swallow+The+Sun>Swallow The Sun</a> will unleash their new studio album, <i>When A Shadow Is Forced Into The Light</i>, via Century Media Records. While they have already presented couple of new tracks, another new official musi…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 10:46am -
  • Myrkur - Enter The Studio
    <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=8254&bandname=Myrkur>Myrkur</a> has recently updated us with the news, that she has started working on the upcoming new studio record, the follow-up to 2017' <i>Mareridt</i> release. She's entered the studio just few days ago. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 10:12am -
  • Noisem - To Unleash New Record, Tune Available For Streaming
    <i>Cease To Exist</i> is the new forthcoming album from Americans <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=8813&bandname=Noisem>Noisem</a> and will be released on March 15th, 2019 via 20 Buck Spin. The album was recorded / mixed by Kevin Bernsten at Developing Nations Recording and mastered at Audiosiege by…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 7:51am -
  • Incantation - Confirm Siege Of The Profane Euro Tour
    Death metal veterans <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=362&bandname=Incantation>Incantation</a> announce the <b>'Siege Of The Profane headlining European tour'</b> throughout early spring, 2019. Support will be provided by <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=1597&bandname=Defeated+Sanity>Defeated Sanity</…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 7:23am -

NoiseCreep.com

MetalInsider.net

  • newAll That Remains and Attila announce co-headlining U.S tour w/ Escape the Fate & Sleep Signals
    Today (22nd), we’ve already seen a handful of tour announcements including Meshuggah’s and Static-X’s 20th Anniversary run for their 1999 debut album Wisconsin Death Trip. With that being said, All That Remains and Attila have teamed up for a co-headlining U.S tour. These two diverse acts will…
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  • newRammstein finalizing the mix for new album
    It appears Rammstein are getting close to completing their highly anticipated decade-long follow-up to 2009’s Liebe ist für. These industrial metal legends have provided a brief update via Twitter as they revealed they are finalizing the mix for the record in Santa Monica, CA. The band shared the…
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  • newAs I Lay Dying announce U.S. Spring Tour
    As I Lay Dying have announced a spring U.S. trek. The tour is scheduled to kick off on March 15th in St. Louis, MO and will run through April 6th in Springfield, MO. The band shared the following tour teaser: Check out the tour dates below: 03/15 St. Louis, MO @ Pops 03/16 Peoria, IL. […]
    - 6 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 7:31pm -
  • newAltarage streaming new album ‘The Approaching Roar’
    This Friday (25th), Altarage’s overall third full-length album, The Approaching Roar, will be released via Season of Mist. Today (22nd), the Spanish extreme metal outfit are streaming the record in its entirety. The group has advised the follow-up to 2017’s Endinghent should be listened to with…
    - 7 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 7:00pm -
  • newMono streaming new album, announce North American Tour dates
    Japanese instrumental post-rock band Mono’s new album, Nowhere Now Here, is coming out this Friday (25th) via Temporary Residence Ltd. However, you can hear the entire LP four days early, as the band teamed up with Brooklyn Vegan to exclusively stream the record ahead of its release date. Nowher…
    - 7 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 6:33pm -
  • Alien Weaponry announce first-ever North American headline Tour
    Late last year, we caught up with Alien Weaponry drummer Henry de Jong their second-ever New York City show during their first North American Tour. During that time, Henry mentioned the group have quite a few things planned for 2019 which involved circling around a few festival appearances. Today (2…
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  • Meshuggah announce U.S. Tour Dates w/ The Black Dahlia Murder
    Meshuggah will be performing at a handful of festivals this summer including Welcome t Rockville, Epicenter, Sonic Temple, and Chicago Open Air. To celebrate their appearance, these Swedish extreme tech-metal (apologetic djent pioneers) innovators will embark on a U.S treck. The band will continue t…
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  • Incite unleash politically charged video for “Resistance”
    Incite has released a politically charged video for their latest single, “Resistance.” The clip premiered via Revolver Magazine , and with it, the band hopes to open some eyes to the injustices of the world. Shot on Skid Row in Los Angeles, “Resistance” aims to show the disparity between th…
    - 10 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 3:49pm -
  • Static-X announce 20th Anniversary Tour & Memorial Tribute to Wayne Static
      Last year, Static-X promised to tour this year to celebrate the life of Wayne Static as well as commemorating the 20th anniversary of the band’s debut album, 1999’s Wisconsin Death Trip. So far it looks like the group have kept their promise as they announced a summer 20th Anniversary North A…
    - 10 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 3:09pm -
  • Unearth joining West Coast dates of Soulfly tour
    Unearth has been added to Soulfly’s upcoming North American tour. The band will be playing five west coast dates in February starting on the 22nd in Spokane, WA and heading to Seattle, WA (2/23), Portland, OR (2/24), Petaluma, CA (2/25) and Los Angeles, CA (2/26). ThePrp reported the band takes th…
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Metal Underground

  • Perverticon Premiere Pre-Release Full-Album Stream Of Upcoming New Album "Wounds of Divinity"
    Swedish black metal unit Perverticon premiere the pre-release full-album stream of the band's upcoming new album "Wounds of Divinity", which will be out in stores January 25th, 2019 on Iron Bonehead.Check out now "Wounds of Divinity" in its entirety below.Perverticon - Wounds of Divinity by Iro…
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  • Dunkelnacht Premiere New Song "Non Canimus Surdis" From Upcoming New Album "Empires of Mediocracy"
    Dunkelnacht premiere a new song titled "Non Canimus Surdis", taken from their impending new 3rd full length album "Empires of Mediocracy", which will be out in stores later this year via Non Serviam Records.Check out now "Non Canimus Surdis" below. Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
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  • Obzerv Premiere New Song "Plot Twist" From Upcoming New Album "Acherontia Atropos"
    Greek band Obzerv premiere a new song entitled "Plot Twist", taken from their upcoming new album "Acherontia Atropos", which will be out in stores later this year.Check out now "Plot Twist" below. Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
    - 19 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 6:46am -
  • Apes of God Premiere New Song "Dying Breed" From Upcoming New Album "Procession of Death"
    Thrashing death metal band Apes of God from El Salvador premiere a new song entitled "Dying Breed", taken from their upcoming new album "Procession of Death", which will be released on February 25th by Death In Pieces Records.Check out now "Dying Breed" below. Read More/Discuss on Metal Undergr…
    - 19 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 6:26am -
  • Aborted Dates For North American Tour w/ Cryptopsy, Benighted & Hideous Divinity Announced
    Aborted announce the dates and venues of their forthcoming North American tour with Cryptopsy, Benighted and Hideous Divinity. The run has been dubbed the ‘Hell Over North American Blastbeat Party‘. Below's where that trek will hit:03/21 Detroit, MI – The Sanctuary03/22 Chicago, IL – Regg…
    - 19 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 6:17am -
  • Ingested UK/Ireland Tour Announced - Recording New EP
    Ingested announce a UK/Ireland headlining run that will also find them out supporting The Black Dahlia Murder on select dates. In other news the group have also started recording a new EP for a release in the near future.Check out the dates for their UK/Ireland headlining tour below: Read More/Di…
    - 20 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 6:00am -
  • Fake Figures (Atreyu, Ex-Hotwire, Etc.) Premiere New Music Video“Hole In The Sky”
    A Brad Alexander helmed official music video for the new Fake Figures (Atreyu, ex-Hotwire, etc.) song “Hole In The Sky” has premiered online. The track will appear on the band’s new EP, “We Are The Dead“, which is scheduled for a spring release via War Against Records. Read More/Discuss…
    - 20 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 5:52am -
  • Incite Premiere New Music Video For “Resistance”
    Incite premiere a new official music video for their track “Resistance“, which was produced by director Tommy Jones (Slayer, Testament). The band’s new full-length “Built To Destroy” is scheduled for release this Friday, January 25th.Comments the band’s singer Richie Cavalera of the…
    - 20 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 5:33am -
  • LifeLust Premiere New Single "Inertia"
    Progressive-metalcore band from Wales, UK LifeLust premiere a new single called "Inertia", which was released on January 18th via all major digital download platforms.Check out now "Inertia" below. Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 8:00am -
  • Raat Premiere Full-Album Stream Of Brand New EP "Once and True"
    Raat premiere the full-album stream of the band's brand new four-track EP "Once and True", which was released January 18th via Bandcamp.Check out now "Once and True" in its entirety below.Once and True by Raat Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 7:34am -
  • Vananidr Premiere Full-Album Stream Of Brand New EP "Bleak and Desolate"
    Swedish group Vananidr premiere the full-album stream of the band's brand new two-track EP "Bleak and Desolate", which was released January 11 via Bandcamp.Check out now "Bleak and Desolate" in its entirety below.Bleak and desolate (single) by Vananidr Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.co…
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  • Æra Premiere Two New Songs From Upcoming New Album "The Craving Within"
    Æra premiere two new songs from their upcoming new album "The Craving Within". It will be released on January 25th by ATMF, who recommends it for fans of early Borknagar and Ulver.Check out now "Skaldens Død" and "Rite of Odin" below.The Craving Within by AERA Read More/Discuss on Metal Under…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 7:24am -
  • Lek Premiere New Song "Forgotten Lakes" From Upcoming New EP "The Eerie One"
    Polish black metal band Lek (the Polish word for “anxiety”) premiere a new song titled "Forgotten Lakes", taken from their upcoming new EP "The Eerie One", which will be released on February 2nd.Check out now "Forgotten Lakes" below.The Eerie One by Lek Read More/Discuss on Metal Undergrou…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 7:14am -
  • Nordjevel Premiere New Song "Sunset Glow" From Upcoming New Album "Necrogenesis"
    Norwegian band Nordjevel premiere a new song titled "Sunset Glow", taken from their upcoming new album "Necrogenesis", which will be released by Osmose Productions on March 29.Check out now "Sunset Glow" below. Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 7:02am -
  • Basilysk Premiere New Song "Molestor of Dreams" From Upcoming New Album "Emergence"
    Old-school death metal band Basilysk have just released their new single "Molestor of Dreams". The song is taken from their new album Emergence, which will be released in February.Listen to the song below:Comment the band: Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
    - 3 days ago 20 Jan 19, 9:48am -
  • Hecate Enthroned Premiere New Song "Revelations In Autumn Flame" From Upcoming New Album "Embrace of the Godless Aeon"
    U.K.-based blackened death metal group Hecate Enthroned will unleash "Embrace Of The Godless Aeon", its first release in five years, on January 25. An official video for a new song from the effort called, "Revelations In Autumn Flame", can be streamed below. Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jan 19, 9:35am -
  • King Diamond Premieres “Sleepless Nights” Live Performance From New Blu-ray/DVD
    January 25th will see the release of King Diamond‘s new live Blu-ray/DVD set, “Songs For The Dead Live“. Live footage of “Sleepless Nights” from it can be watched below: Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
    - 3 days ago 20 Jan 19, 8:57am -
  • Defying Decay Premiere New Song & Video "Judas Kiss"
    Bangkok-based alt-metal outfit Defying Decay premiere a new song and video titled "Judas Kiss".Check it out below. Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
    - 4 days ago 19 Jan 19, 9:14am -
  • Integrity Premiere New Track "All Death Is Mine"
    Metal-infused hardcore outfit Integrity premiere a new single called "All Death Is Mine", streaming via Bandcamp below.Check out now "All Death Is Mine" below.All Death Is Mine (Single) by Integrity Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
    - 4 days ago 19 Jan 19, 9:02am -
  • Nuisible Premiere New Video For "Evil Still" From Latest Album "Slaves & Snakes"
    French band Nuisible premiere a new video for "Evil Still", taken from their latest album "Slaves & Snakes", which was released past year via Bandcamp.Check out now "Evil Still" below. Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
    - 4 days ago 19 Jan 19, 8:54am -

MetalObsession.net

  • Supports announced for Dee Snider’s upcoming exclusive Melbourne and Sydney shows.

    Supports announced for Dee Snider’s upcoming exclusive Melbourne and Sydney shows.

    Dee Snider, legendary lead singer of New York-based heavy metal ensemble, Twisted Sister is no doubt one of the most recognisable faces in heavy metal. This January and February, he’ll be visiting Australia as part of a special spoken word tour, with the addition of two exclusive live performance…
    - 17 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 8:58am -
  • Melbourne’s M0DAL1TY release “End Of The Line” music video.

    Melbourne’s M0DAL1TY release “End Of The Line” music video.

    Melbourne progressive ensemble, M0DAL1TY, have revealed their latest music video “End of the Line“, taken from their latest EP ‘SYNTHES1S’. The EP is currently available to stream and purchase via the band’s official Bandcamp website. Check out the new music video below co-directed by Nige…
    - 5 days ago 18 Jan 19, 9:09am -
  • “I’m so excited, I just can’t wait to play with them” – An interview with Matt Cooper (El Colosso)

    “I’m so excited, I just can’t wait to play with them” – An interview with Matt Cooper (El Colosso)

    Sometimes in life, and even in music, the planets align. Like when excellent and deserving local acts score big supports with bands they know and love, and have been a fan of for a long time. Matt Cooper, frontman of awesome Melbourne heavy act El Colosso, has been a fan of brutal, avant-garde thras…
    - 5 days ago 18 Jan 19, 6:53am -
  • Voivod Australian tour supports announced

    Voivod Australian tour supports announced

    Beginning next week, US metal ensemble, Voivod, will commence their exclusive east coast Australian tour, celebrating their 35th anniversary. In addition, tour supports have been confirmed for all shows. See below for full details. “VOIVOD are one of the most underrated and unrecognized outfits i…
    - 5 days ago 18 Jan 19, 6:29am -
  • Cavalera brothers announce ‘Beneath The Remains’ & ‘Arise’ Australian tour this March.

    Cavalera brothers announce ‘Beneath The Remains’ & ‘Arise’ Australian tour this March.

    Yes, you read correctly. The brothers Cavalera (Max and Iggor) have confirmed select tour dates across Australia this March to perform the classic Sepultura albums ‘Beneath The Remains’ (89) and Arise (91) in their entirety. The legendary duo last performed sold-out shows across Australia in 201…
    - 7 days ago 16 Jan 19, 9:23am -

Antichrist Magazine

  • Review: The Wolf Garden “The Yawning Abyss” [Zombnambulist Records]

    Review: The Wolf Garden “The Yawning Abyss” [Zombnambulist Records]

    You may remember a few months back when I was complaining about the state of the British Black Metal scene? I now happily stand corrected. I can swallow my pride with ease when I’m wrong and boy, I was wrong. The Wolf Garden (along with a handful of others) have played a large part in changing my…
    - 18 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 7:33am -
  • Review: Grindzilla “Toshinquandon” [Bizarre Leprous Production]

    Review: Grindzilla “Toshinquandon” [Bizarre Leprous Production]

    Emerging and stomping through the toxic slime, Grindzilla is a crushing death metal/grindcore band from Homieĺ, Belarus, and released their debut full-length album Toshinquandon via the label Bizarre Leprous Productions back around in mid-2018. Though nothing stood out to me about this album, or th…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 11:13am -
  • Review: Flotsam and Jetsam “The End Of Chaos” [AFM Records]

    Review: Flotsam and Jetsam “The End Of Chaos” [AFM Records]

    Christofer Johnsson once said: “In a fair world they would be platinum selling”. Actually, he talked about Voivod, but this this statement can be easily attributed to Flotsam and Jetsam, for the length of service, at least. Since 1981 this band plays its signature mix of Thrash, Speed and Heavy…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 2:18am -
  • Review: Beshenitar ”The Great Wound of History” [Depressive Illusions Records]

    Review: Beshenitar  ”The Great Wound of History” [Depressive Illusions Records]

    Beshenitar (which means suffering and grieving in Persian) is the recent re-name of a Black Metal project coming out of Nowshahr, Iran.  Playing Black Metal in Iran? A brave step indeed in a country that hangs gay people from cranes…  I guess it’d be hard to find band mates and solo is the way…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jan 19, 12:43pm -
  • Wacken Open Air wins European Festival Award

    Wacken Open Air wins European Festival Award

    Best Major Festival – Wacken Open Air wins at the European Festival Awards The 2018 edition of the Wacken Open Air has been chosen as the winner in the category of “best major festival” by the prestigious European Festival Awards in Groningen, the Netherlands by a combination of online votin…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jan 19, 7:46am -
  • OVERKILL – second single & lyric video released

    OVERKILL – second single & lyric video released

    Legendary New Jersey thrashers OVERKILL will unleash their 19th studio record, The Wings Of War, on February 22nd, 2019 via Nuclear Blast. Today, the band releases the second single entitled, “Head Of A Pin”. Watch the lyric video here: Bobby “Blitz” Ellsworth comments, “Head of a P…
    - 4 days ago 18 Jan 19, 3:18pm -
  • BATTLE BEAST – unleash digital single & music video for “No More Hollywood Endings” title track

    BATTLE BEAST – unleash digital single & music video for “No More Hollywood Endings” title track

    When recently announcing their fifth studio album No More Hollywood Endings, which will be unleashed on March 22nd via Nuclear Blast, Finnish heavy metallers BATTLE BEAST promised fans a taster of their new offering at the beginning of 2019 – and the group has kept true to their word! Pa…
    - 4 days ago 18 Jan 19, 3:12pm -
  • Exclusive premiere: Vanir “Fejd” (Official Video)

    Exclusive premiere: Vanir “Fejd” (Official Video)

    The Danish vikings are back!! Since the formation of the band in 2009 Vanir have released four full-length albums and is now ready to launch their 5th album Allfather through Mighty Music in early 2019. There is no doubt, that Vanir is the greatest Viking-metal act coming out of Denmark, with a disc…
    - 5 days ago 18 Jan 19, 8:00am -
  • Exclusive premiere: Rotting Christ “The Raven” (by Edgar Alan Poe)

    Exclusive premiere: Rotting Christ “The Raven” (by Edgar Alan Poe)

    The next track premiere taken from the forthcoming new ROTTING CHRIST album, The Heretics (out Feb 15th 2019 on Season Of Mist). ROTTING CHRIST is premiering the new track “The Raven” right now: https://www.facebook.com/rotting-christ-290468585669 www.facebook.com/seasonofmistofficial Sales lin…
    - 5 days ago 17 Jan 19, 3:00pm -
  • DEVILMENT (feat. Dani Filth) – release official live video for “Hell At My Back”

    DEVILMENT (feat. Dani Filth) – release official live video for “Hell At My Back”

    Witch County nefarious frights DEVILMENT – led by vehement frontman Dani Filth – have released an official live music video for the track ‘Hell At My Back’, which was shot during the band’s storming set at Bloodstock Open Air Festival last year. Watch here: The band states: “The l…
    - 7 days ago 16 Jan 19, 10:48am -

Metalsucks

DeathMetal.org

  • A Guide To Electronic Music

    A Guide To Electronic Music

    One genre which often attracts the admiration of Metal musicians is Electronica. When musicians from Germany, France and elsewhere began experimenting in the third quarter of the 20th century with various newfound technologies in order to create monumental landscapes of synthetic psychedelia with co…
    - 10 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 3:54pm -
  • Cult of the Horns – Chapter I – Domination

    Cult of the Horns – Chapter I – Domination

    Cult of the Horns are a French one man band from Bordeaux with one full length released to this day. The band’s aesthetic is that of the typical NWN “goat-something” band but beyond the corpse paint and cheesy titles lies an honest combination of Death and Black metal which unique band member…
    - 1 day ago 21 Jan 19, 11:29pm -
  • Overview On Creativity : The Plasticity-Divergence-Convergence Model

    Overview On Creativity : The Plasticity-Divergence-Convergence Model

    On the Black Mirror episode Bandersnatch, the young programmer protagonist, under the instructions of an Aldous Huxley inspired game developer, has the option of picking up a record by Tangerine Dream – Phaedra. As the young programmer and the viewer struggle with paradox in order to finish his ga…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jan 19, 1:41am -
  • Streaming, Record Sales, and Illusion: The State of Music in 2019

    Streaming, Record Sales, and Illusion: The State of Music in 2019

      If you were active on any social media platforms last month you likely saw the bands you’ve been following celebrate the number of Spotify streams they had in 2019. Just as Myspace plays and Facebook likes were once important metrics used in the industry to determine the success of an artist, t…
    - 5 days ago 17 Jan 19, 7:08pm -
  • SMR – Ihsahn’s Couch Edition

    SMR – Ihsahn’s Couch Edition

    - 6 days ago 16 Jan 19, 8:20pm -
  • Hardcore Heavyweight Exposes, Humiliates the Blastbeat Network

    Hardcore Heavyweight Exposes, Humiliates the Blastbeat Network

    A storm is brewing against the BlastBeat Network and its founder, Ben Umanov of MetalSucks. While the tabloids of MetalSucks and Metal Injection have long lost journalistic credibility and have become known as little more than an obnoxious joke, they’ve in recent months made a reckless overreach t…
    - 7 days ago 15 Jan 19, 7:43pm -
  • Satan – Cruel Magic(2018)

    Satan – Cruel Magic(2018)

    Few bands manage to sustain their passion and efforts as they mature; Satan is one of those few. Although the Ophidians are shedding off their bland metallic skin on this album to add a more progressive element that nurtures the double guitars and the vocals, their evolution is logical and enjoyable…
    - 8 days ago 14 Jan 19, 3:38pm -
  • Retrospective : Intestine Baalism – An Anatomy of the Beast

    Retrospective : Intestine Baalism – An Anatomy of the Beast

    Intestine Baalism are a Death metal band formed in the suburbs of Tokyo in 1991, their first full length only came out in 1997, having only released a pair of demos featuring songs that ended up on this album, it is safe to confirm that Intestine Baalism is a latecomer to a genre that had […]
    - 9 days ago 14 Jan 19, 1:01am -
  • NECROM – The Light Has Never Been Here (2019)

    NECROM – The Light Has Never Been Here (2019)

    - 10 days ago 13 Jan 19, 1:58am -
  • Near Death Condition – The Disembodied – In Spiritual Spheres

    Near Death Condition – The Disembodied – In Spiritual Spheres

    article by Svennerick Hailing from Switzerland, Near Death Condition play a fairly unique brand of brutal/technical death metal. Reason for that is the Morbid Angel influenced guitar playing of Patrick Bonvin, who is also the mastermind behind Construct Of Lethe, although Near Death Condition is mor…
    - 11 days ago 12 Jan 19, 2:27am -

skullsnbones.com

  • Ensiferum Live Photos From Brighton Music Hall In Boston, MA
    Ensiferum made a stop in Boston, Massachusetts, on January 7, 2019. Their tour includes support from Septicflesh and Arsis. Our photographer Lina Glasir was on hand to capture the performance.
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 11:00am -
  • Rotting Christ Release Tribute To Edgar Allen Poe Entitled “The Raven”
    Greece’s Rotting Christ will release The Heretics on February 15 via Season of Mist. The album was recorded by Rotting Christ guitarist George Emmanuel at his studio Pentagram, and it features intense artwork by Maximos Manolis. The band have now released a lyric video for “The Raven” from the…
    - 2 days ago 20 Jan 19, 4:46pm -
  • Beyond Creation Whip Up The Pit With “In Adversity” Music Video
    Tech-death wizards Beyond Creation are a significant force when on stage. If you haven’t seen them live, the band are providing a taste of their performance with the music video for “In Adversity.” The track is culled from Beyond Creation‘s Algorythm. Watch the video below, and buy the albu…
    - 2 days ago 20 Jan 19, 4:10pm -
  • 70,000 Tons Of Metal Scorecard: Tyr Added To Lineup
    The countdown is on and there is less than two weeks until the 2019 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise. This week, Tyr were added to the lineup, and now there are nine more acts to be announced before the boat leaves from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, on the way to Labadee, Haiti. 2019 70,000 Tons of … 70,00…
    - 2 days ago 20 Jan 19, 3:05pm -
  • 70000 Tons of Metal: Jason’s Band List for 2019
    Hey Metalheads! Jason here. How is it 2019 already?! I can’t believe that a year has gone, and that we are about to embark on another adventure aboard the Independence of the Seas for 70000 Tons of Metal! Last year was my first time ever on a cruise, not to mention 70000 Tons. I’ve never … 70…
    - 5 days ago 17 Jan 19, 2:38pm -
  • Leach: “Hymns For The Hollow” Album Review
    Leach are more than a thrash n’ roll band. They are a brotherhood of childhood friends performing with passion that is tight and with an edge that hints at hardcore and punk. Formed in 2003 and originating from Sweden, the men of Leach previously released a full-length album in 2012, entitled Bli…
    - 7 days ago 15 Jan 19, 9:00pm -
  • Incite Stream “Poisoned By Power” From New Album
    Richie Cavalera and his boys in Incite are set to release their fifth full length, entitled Built to Destroy, next week on Minus Head Records. It is hard to be objective when an album crushes as hard as this one does. The band have now released “Poisoned By Power” from the album, which features…
    - 7 days ago 15 Jan 19, 7:00pm -
  • Chaos & Carnage Tour Returns With Whitechapel, Dying Fetus
    Whitechapel and Dying Fetus will co-headline the 2019 installment of the Chaos & Carnage Tour. Support will be provided by Revocation, Fallujah, Spite, Uncured and Buried Above Ground. Whitechapel are touring in support of The Valley, which will be released on March 29 via Metal Blade Records. Pre-…
    - 7 days ago 15 Jan 19, 5:00pm -
  • Children Of Bodom Plot North American Tour With Swallow The Sun, Wolfheart
    Children of Bodom are coming fast and furious to fans, and they are bringing along some very solid supporting acts. The Finnish shredders have announced the Hexed North American Tour in support of the forthcoming album of the same name. The jaunt will kick off on March 13 in Canada and run for just…
    - 8 days ago 15 Jan 19, 1:00pm -
  • Septicflesh Live Photos From Brighton Music Hall In Boston, MA
    Greece’s Septicflesh are in the midst of a North American jaunt with Ensiferum and Arsis, and they are burning down stages from coast to coast. Photographer Lina Glasir had the opportunity to attend the tour stop at Brighton Music Hall in Boston, Massachusetts, with her camera in hand. Check out h…
    - 8 days ago 15 Jan 19, 11:00am -
  • 70,000 Tons Of Metal: New Video Features Hammerfall, Guide To South Florida
    Thanks to Youtube, those who have experienced 70,000 Tons of Metal can relive the experience and those who haven’t boarded the ship for this epic annual event can get a clear perspective of what goes on while on the open seas. In this episode of 70000tons.tv, the team travels to Houston, Texas to…
    - 9 days ago 14 Jan 19, 1:00pm -
  • Arsis Live Photos From Brighton Music Hall In Boston, MA
    One of the hottest winter metal tours cruised through the Northeast over the last week, featuring Arsis, SepticFlesh, and Ensiferum. New York City-based photographer Lina Glasir made the trip to Boston, Massachusetts, on January 7 to capture the stop at Brighton Music Hall. Check out Lina’s photos…
    - 9 days ago 14 Jan 19, 12:00pm -
  • Dødsfall: “Døden Skal Ikke Vente” Album Review
    Across the seas is a land I would probably donate one of my kidneys to visit, explore, and relish in the metal. Hailing from Sweden and Norway, Dødsfall began their foray into the mysterious and often controversial realm of black metal around 2009. We have IS on vocals, guitar and bass, accompanied…
    - 9 days ago 14 Jan 19, 11:00am -
  • Jinjer Find Beauty In The Maelstrom Of “Perennial”
    The female-fronted Jinjer harbor a great deal of fury that they adeptly temper with passionate harmonies. The band just released their new EP, Micro, and it is accompanied by a music video for “Perennial.” The track features raging, brutal verses that are countered by a resilient chorus. Watch t…
    - 9 days ago 13 Jan 19, 2:53pm -
  • At The Gates Release “The Mirror Black” Music Video
    At the Gates have been burning up the road with Behemoth, first in North America, and now in Europe. If you haven’t had the chance to catch the tour, it is a must-see. And if that isn’t enough, At the Gates have now released the limited edition 7″ EP, The Mirror Black, and the Digital EP, Wi…
    - 9 days ago 13 Jan 19, 2:29pm -
  • 70,000 Tons Of Metal Scorecard: Announcements Intensify Leading Up To Voyage
    We are less than three weeks away from the 2019 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise, and the excitement among sailors is reaching new highs. Whether it is time for a break for work, a need to check out for a few days away from the real world, or simply overdue visits from friends around the … 70,000 Tons…
    - 10 days ago 13 Jan 19, 1:15pm -
  • Evergrey: “The Atlantic” Album Review
    Formed in 1993, Evergrey are a prominent Swedish progressive metal act who proudly deliver their latest release, The Atlantic, in the tail-end of January. It is the third album of a trilogy that began in 2014 with Hymns for the Broken followed by 2016’s The Storm Within. The Atlantic has a defi…
    - 14 days ago 9 Jan 19, 11:00am -
  • Flotsam And Jetsam: “The End Of Chaos” Album Review
    I am always honored to do a review of a band that have stood the test of time. Thirty-plus years is beyond a lifetime for musicians, and Flotsam and Jetsam have not let up on their potency or energy on their latest release, The End of Chaos. It is by no means the finality of their … Flotsam And…
    - 15 days ago 8 Jan 19, 11:00am -
  • Legion Of The Damned: “Slaves Of The Shadow Realm” Album Review
    The Dutch thrash metal band Legion of the Damned have ridden the wave of time, having formed in 1994, and they are with their seventh album, Slaves of the Shadow Realm. Adding tastes of death and black metal to their work, they capture the best concepts these genres have to offer. With huge emphasi…
    - 16 days ago 7 Jan 19, 11:00am -
  • 70,000 Tons Of Metal Scorecard: Cyhra, Raven Added To 2019 Lineup
    The announcements continue to clip along, stoking the excitement of those who will be boarding the Independence of the Seas for the 2019 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise in less than one month. This week is rich in diversity, with acapella metallers Van Canto, sci-fi act Cyhra, and NWBHM veterans Raven.…
    - 17 days ago 5 Jan 19, 3:08pm -

HardRockHaven.net

  • In Concert: Avatar
    by Arta Gailuma — Photojournalist — With no fancy setup, just acoustic guitar and a harmonica, playing some Irish folk-influenced melodies, first on the stage tonight was Dylan Walshe- Irish singer-songwriter based these days in Nashville, Tennessee. Having recently self-released his debut studi…
    - 1 day ago 21 Jan 19, 8:13pm -
  • In Concert: Disturbed
    by Tamara Igleheart — Photojournalist — Los Angeles started 2019 off with a bang when Disturbed, along with Three Days Grace, made a stop at The Forum on Friday, January 11. The band kicked off their Evolution tour in San Diego on January 10th in support of their newest album by the same name. D…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jan 19, 1:30am -
  • Mgła and Night Demon to headline Hell Over Hammaburg 2019
    The small one-day festival that started in 2013 has grown into a yearly two-day affair. Hell Over Hammaburg 7th edition will be taking place on 1st and 2nd March 2019 at Markthalle Hamburg, Germany. The event will be hosting in the two days on two stages 18 bands- there will be something to please e…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jan 19, 1:18am -
  • Mark Allen Lanoue of Fiction Syxx
    by Derric Miller — Managing Editor — Singer/songwriter/guitarist Mark Allen Lanoue of Fiction Syxx checked in with Hardrock Haven to talk about their new release The Alternate Me; the band members; how their cover of the Styx classic “Madame Blue” made the release; how the songs are written…
    - 7 days ago 15 Jan 19, 7:55pm -
  • Karmøygeddon Metal Festival 2019 Line-up
    What started as a local one-day music event in 2004 in a small Norwegian town of Kopervik, has grown today into a reputable annual 3-day festival featuring loads of international bands and a variety of Metal genres to cater everyone’s musical taste. Celebrated 15 years of its existence in 2018, Ka…
    - 10 days ago 12 Jan 19, 2:36pm -
  • Ron Keel Band to Release ‘Fight Like A Band’; KEELFEST 2019 Announcement
    EMP LABEL GROUP TO RELEASE NEW RON KEEL BAND ALBUM FIGHT LIKE A BAND; KEELFEST 2019 SET FOR COLUMBUS, OH MAY 10TH RON KEEL BAND, the new project from legendary Rock vocalist Ron Keel (Keel/Steeler) will release their debut album, FIGHT LIKE A BAND, March 1 on EMP OUTLAW, the Southern Rock imprint of…
    - 10 days ago 12 Jan 19, 2:24pm -
  • Rob Wylde of Midnite City
    - 14 days ago 8 Jan 19, 6:38pm -
  • ASHEN HORDE Signs To Extreme Metal Music For New Album “Fallen Cathedrals” Out March 2019
    Hailing from the cold, unforgiving wastelands of Hollywood, California, ASHEN HORDE is a two-piece band that strives to embrace a multitude of extreme metal sub-genres, without being bound to any one of them. Drawing influence from metal’s crème de le extreme, from Enslaved and Devin Townsend to…
    - 16 days ago 6 Jan 19, 2:03pm -
  • FRONTIERS ROCK UK FESTIVAL 2019, 2nd February O2 INSTITUTE BIRMINGHAM, UK
    FRONTIERS ROCK UK FESTIVAL 2019, 2nd February O2 INSTITUTE BIRMINGHAM, UK Following successful label festivals in Milan, Los Angeles and Stockholm, Frontiers Music is proud to announce brands latest addition FRONTIERS ROCK UK. Presented by Frontiers and The Academy Group the event will be held at th…
    - 17 days ago 5 Jan 19, 9:35pm -
  • Dan Hegarty: Industry Insider and Fellow Musician
    by Alexx Calise — Columnist — Meet the multitalented, inspiring and formidable force that is Dan Hegarty. The New York native has been plugging away for almost a decade in the copyright licensing department of Concord Music, an independent, worldwide leader in development, acquisition, and manag…
    - 17 days ago 5 Jan 19, 2:31pm -
  • HARDROCK HAVEN WRITERS’ TOP 10 ALBUMS FOR 2018!
    Every year, Hardrock Haven staffers compile their Top 10 best releases. Our writers and photojournalists have diverse interests, allowing Hardrock Haven the ability to cover a broad spectrum of music. This is quite evident when you read through the varied selections for the year. Here are the writer…
    - 24 days ago 29 Dec 18, 5:35pm -
  • In Concert: Thorns of Sin
    by Anabel DFlux — Sr. Photojournalist — “Thorns of Sin and its debut album Destroy the Light is the work of sole member Sergio Varela. After years spent trying to find the right fit in a traditional metal band setting, he discovered that he could only rely on himself to accurately bring to lif…
    - 32 days ago 22 Dec 18, 12:17pm -
  • Ruhrpott Metal Meeting 2018
    by Arta Gailuma — Photojournalist — December 7-8, 2018, at Turninehalle in Oberhausen, Germany — For the fourth year, the biggest indoor Metal festival in the region Ruhrpott Metal Meeting was gathering black dressed in the German city of Oberhausen for a good headbang just before Christmas. T…
    - 32 days ago 22 Dec 18, 12:11pm -
  • In Concert: The Dead Daisies
    by Elsie Roymans — Sr. Photojournalist — The Dead Daisies at De Kreun, Belgium – December 29, 2018 – Winterland Tour With great pleasure, I went down to Kortrijk last Thursday because of my favorite band, The Dead Daisies were in Belgium. At 6 am there was a Daisyland show for the first 50 f…
    - 45 days ago 8 Dec 18, 8:33pm -
  • In Concert: Wikkid Starr
    by Anabel DFlux — Sr. Photojournalist — Hair Metal is alive and kicking on the Sunset Strip, as proven by Wikkid Starr during their performance at the world famous Whisky a Go Go in Hollywood! Made up of bandmates Toney Richards, Joe Rokker, Crash Cummings, and Amelia Gioiello, this wild and fun…
    - 45 days ago 8 Dec 18, 8:21pm -
  • Pleasure Maker | Dancin’ With Danger
    by Derric Miller — Managing Editor — It took seven years between albums for Pleasure Maker, an unapologetic Hard Rock band from Rio De Janeiro, to get back together and create a new release, Dancin’ With Danger, their third studio album. The band is led by the stellar guitarist Alex Meister, w…
    - 47 days ago 6 Dec 18, 5:25pm -
  • Hard Rock Hell 2018
    by Arta Gailuma — Photojournalist — November 8-10, 2018 at Hafan Y Môr Holiday Park in Wales, UK — Hard Rock Hell 2018 was taking place on November 8-10 at Hafan Y Môr Holiday Park near Pwllheli in Wales, United Kingdom and was hosting in the three days, two arenas over 40 bands. Thursdays h…
    - 59 days ago 25 Nov 18, 3:39am -
  • In Concert: Caligula’s Horse
    by Arta Gailuma — Photojournalist — November 04, 2018 at Mama Roux’s in Birmingham, UK — Aussies sure do know how to have a good time, but when there’s not only one, but three strong Australian Progressive bands (#allaussieinvasion) on one bill, we sure are up for some fun. The night start…
    - 70 days ago 14 Nov 18, 12:30am -
  • Nathan James of Inglorious
    by Marija Brettle — Sr. Columnist — Following their well-received self-titled debut album and after a series of high-profile touring opportunities, British Hard Rock band INGLORIOUS already proved to be one of British rock’s most exciting new bands to date. They’ve been p…
    - 72 days ago 11 Nov 18, 2:49pm -
  • In Concert: Bullet Height
    by Anabel DFlux — Sr. Photojournalist — All Hallows’ Eve at Bar Sinister in Los Angeles, CA. — Berlin transplants Bullet Height have left a mark on their brand new city of angels opening for Stabbing Westward at The Regent Theater in Downtown Los Angeles earlier in the month. Having been for…
    - 72 days ago 11 Nov 18, 2:29pm -

hellbound.ca

  • Killer – Volume One: The Mausoleum Years 1981-1990

    Killer – Volume One: The Mausoleum Years 1981-1990

    As time passed heavy metal became broken into many sub-genres, but conversely the New Wave of British Heavy Metal continues to grow in stature...The post Killer – Volume One: The Mausoleum Years 1981-1990 appeared first on Hellbound.ca.
    - 11 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 2:42pm -
  • Sofy Major – Total Dump

    Sofy Major – Total Dump

    What do you do when a French noise rock outfit shits on you? Such is the question posed by Total Dump, the fourth album...The post Sofy Major – Total Dump appeared first on Hellbound.ca.
    - 1 day ago 21 Jan 19, 2:16pm -
  • Conversations With Neil Gaiman

    Conversations With Neil Gaiman

    One of the most interesting pieces is a 1987 interview/article that Neil did with Alan Moore. Moore notes the shoddy deal given by UK...The post Conversations With Neil Gaiman appeared first on Hellbound.ca.
    - 5 days ago 18 Jan 19, 12:49pm -
  • I’m A Freak Baby 2

    I’m A Freak Baby 2

    A Further Journey Through The British Heavy Psych and Hard Rock Underground Scene 1968-73 I didn’t hear the first volume of this series which...The post I’m A Freak Baby 2 appeared first on Hellbound.ca.
    - 6 days ago 17 Jan 19, 1:02pm -
  • Jon Spencer – Spencer Sings The Hits LP

    Jon Spencer – Spencer Sings The Hits LP

    That the fidelity, equalization and overall sound found on a vinyl recording is unmatched by any other musical medium to date is a claim...The post Jon Spencer – Spencer Sings The Hits LP appeared first on Hellbound.ca.
    - 7 days ago 16 Jan 19, 1:23pm -
  • Phenomena Reissues

    Phenomena Reissues

    Phenomena began life in the 80s as the brainchild of Ton Galley. Tom wanted a return to the concept album of the 70s but...The post Phenomena Reissues appeared first on Hellbound.ca.
    - 8 days ago 15 Jan 19, 12:30pm -
  • The Traveling Wilburys – Volume 1 (Picture Disc reissue LP)

    The Traveling Wilburys – Volume 1 (Picture Disc reissue LP)

    The term “classic” gets thrown around a lot and, often, where the term isn’t actually deserved. A true, genuine-article classic is a thing that...The post The Traveling Wilburys – Volume 1 (Picture Disc reissue LP) appeared first on Hellbound.ca.
    - 8 days ago 14 Jan 19, 1:44pm -
  • 27: The Legend and Mythology of the 27 Club by Gene Simmons

    27: The Legend and Mythology of the 27 Club by Gene Simmons

    Most people reading this review will have heard of the legend of the 27 Club, basically a group of talented musicians all having in...The post 27: The Legend and Mythology of the 27 Club by Gene Simmons appeared first on Hellbound.ca.
    - 11 days ago 11 Jan 19, 1:47pm -
  • NOi!SE – Mass Apathy 12″ single

    NOi!SE – Mass Apathy 12″ single

    It might not sound like the single most glowing endorsement of a single on the surface, but the first thing that NOi!SE‘s new, milled...The post NOi!SE – Mass Apathy 12″ single appeared first on Hellbound.ca.
    - 13 days ago 10 Jan 19, 1:23pm -
  • Iron Maiden: Album By Album by Martin Popoff

    Iron Maiden: Album By Album by Martin Popoff

    This is the best book ever published about Iron Maiden! For the following reasons: First, Martin Popoff is a great music writer, especially for...The post Iron Maiden: Album By Album by Martin Popoff appeared first on Hellbound.ca.
    - 13 days ago 9 Jan 19, 6:13pm -

The Metal Den

  • CARNAL FORGE – Debut New Music Video
    CARNAL FORGE has released a music video for a new song, “Bound In Flames,” from their forthcoming album, Gun To Mouth Salvation (out January 25). The video was directed by Owe Lingvall (Meshuggah, Sabaton) and can be viewed above. New single Bound in...
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 6:01am -
  • DREAM THEATER – Post Studio Walk Through Video
    American progressive metal act DREAM THEATER will release their 14th studio album, “Distance Over Time,” on February 22nd. In support of the upcoming release, the band have released a studio walk-through interview, which can be seen above. “Distance...
    - 3 days ago 20 Jan 19, 7:15am -
  • OZZY – Grants Lee Kerslake’s Dying Wish
    In an update to a story making news headlines, the non-profit organization Hall Of Heavy Metal History announced back in december 2018 that it was helping former Ozzy Osbourne drummer Lee Kerslake, who has only months to live, complete his documentary...
    - 3 days ago 19 Jan 19, 11:19pm -
  • METALLICA – Is James Hetfield Secretly Gay? (Poll)
    It seems like every celebrity has been called gay at some point or another. Many of the gay rumors surrounding METALLICA frontman James Hetfield seem to be tied to his band’s recent pairing with Lady Gaga but experts also point to “his obsessive attention...
    - 3 days ago 19 Jan 19, 1:42pm -
  • SAXON – 40th Anniversary Shows Announced
    1979 was the birth of the New Wave Of British Heavy Metal and the subsequent rise of future giants of the genre. After 40 years and 22 studio album releases SAXON remain as one of those giants of British Heavy Metal and to prove the fact the band are...
    - 4 days ago 19 Jan 19, 6:26am -
  • CANNIBAL CORPSE – Recruits Erik Rutan For Touring
    CANNIBAL CORPSE has enlisted death metal guitarist and record producer Erik Rutan to fill in for troubled guitar player Pat O’Brien, who was arrested for assault and burglary last month. The band has issued the following statement: “Cannibal Corpse have...
    - 4 days ago 18 Jan 19, 11:49pm -
  • OVERKILL – Premiere New Track
    OVERKILL have unleashed a slamming new single titled “Head Of A Pin“. That song is the second track to be shared from the band’s forthcoming nineteenth studio album, “The Wings Of War”. In an age where music is available instantly and bands appear and...
    - 4 days ago 18 Jan 19, 7:10pm -
  • ROTTING CHRIST – Debut New Song
    Greek metal act ROTTING CHRIST have unveiled a video for the new song “The Raven,” which is the third single from their highly-anticipated forthcoming release, The Heretics (February 15). The track, which is certain to thrill you and fill you “with fantastic...
    - 5 days ago 18 Jan 19, 6:21am -
  • ZAKK SABBATH – To Perform At Sturgis 2019
    Zakk Wylde’s Black Sabbath cover band ZAKK SABBATH will perform at Sturgis Buffalo Chip 2019 on August 10th. Tickets on sale now here. Check out a new trailer above for the event. Together with bassist Blasko (Ozzy, Rob Zombie) and drummer Joey Castillo...
    - 6 days ago 17 Jan 19, 6:09am -
  • NOISEM – Debut New Song
    NOISEM’s third full-length album “Cease To Exist” has been slated for a March 15th release on 20 Buck Spin. A first single from the record titled “Eyes Pried Open” is available now above. The effort was recorded at Developing Nations with Kevin Bernsten...
    - 6 days ago 17 Jan 19, 1:10am -

TheBlackPlanet.org

  • Deströyer 666 announce European dates

    Deströyer 666 announce European dates

    Deströyer 666 announced new European tour dates together with label mates Nocturnal Graves in the fall of 2019. The metal wolf-pack will embark on the ‘Sons of Rebellion’ tour on October 24 at the Viper Room in Vienna (AT), and travel trough out 8 more countries before a final curtain the the…
    - 4 days ago 18 Jan 19, 5:54pm -
  • The Picturebooks release new video “Electric Nights”

    The Picturebooks release new video “Electric Nights”

    With “Electric Nights” grit-blues-rock duo The Picturebooks are releasing a second glimpse on their upcoming studio album “The Hands Of Time”, which will be out on March 8th, 2019. You can watch the video below. The official video for “Electric Nights” shows just how intense and fun it i…
    - 4 days ago 18 Jan 19, 5:32pm -
  • Hecate Enthroned unveil “Revelations In Autumn Flame” video

    Hecate Enthroned unveil “Revelations In Autumn Flame” video

    UK-based symphonic blackened death metal group Hecate Enthroned released a new video of the song “Revelations In Autumn Flame”. Taken from “Embrace Of The Godless Aeon,” their first album in five years, out next January 25th via M-Theory Audio. Portions of the clip were shot during the grou…
    - 4 days ago 18 Jan 19, 2:38pm -
  • John Diva & The Rockets Of Love release new video

    John Diva & The Rockets Of Love release new video

    Debut album “Mama Said Rock Is Dead” out 8 Feb 2019 (SPV/Steamhammer) The flashy band in the style of the eighties John Diva & The Rockets Of Love released their second single and video for the song “Rock N’ Roll Heaven” today. John Diva says: “This is a song for all our Rock N’ Roll […
    - 5 days ago 18 Jan 19, 11:41am -
  • Beyond Creation release new video for “In Adversity”

    Beyond Creation release new video for “In Adversity”

    Beyond Creation are now premiering their brand new live video for the track ‘In Adversion’, which is taken from the band’s latest album ‘Algorythm’. You can watch it below. Beyond Creation saw the light of day in 2005 in Montreal, Canada but it wasn’t until 2010 that the band was ready…
    - 5 days ago 18 Jan 19, 10:53am -
  • Ad Patres unleash “Spellbound” lyric video

    Ad Patres unleash “Spellbound” lyric video

    After the recently released “Symbiosick” single, French Death Metal heavy weights Ad Patres continue the unveiling of new album “A Brief Introduction to Human Experiments” with the unleashing of a brand new lyric video for the song “Spellbound”. Away from all trends, with “A Brief Intr…
    - 5 days ago 18 Jan 19, 1:29am -
  • Laurus Nobilis 2019 confirms Samael as last headliner

    Laurus Nobilis 2019 confirms Samael as last headliner

    Laurus Nobilis will take place at V. N. de Famalicão on July 25th~28th of 2019. The Swiss Black Metal / Melodic Industrial band Samael have been confirmed as last headliner for this year’s edition of Laurus Nobilis Music Famalicão. Also already confirmed are Swedish Hypocrisy, Italians Fleshgod…
    - 5 days ago 17 Jan 19, 5:03pm -
  • 1349 release new single “Dødskamp”

    1349 release new single “Dødskamp”

    “Dødskamp” was inspired by an artpiece of Edvard Munch. Norwegian black metal masters 1349 have released a new single, titled ‘Dødskamp’. The song has been commissioned by Innovation Norway, Visit Norway and the Munch Museum, who asked four Norwegian artists within four different genres of…
    - 8 days ago 14 Jan 19, 2:34pm -
  • TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – João Correia
    It’s that time of the year again! Since 2018 is coming to an end really soon, it’s about time for our staff to publish their lists regarding the best albums for the year. Like the years before, the amount of quality releases was immense, so it’s not always an easy choice, and eventually some r…
    - 12 days ago 11 Jan 19, 3:25am -
  • TOP 20 – 2018: The Staff’s Choices – João Osório
    It’s that time of the year again! Since 2018 is coming to an end really soon, it’s about time for our staff to publish their lists regarding the best albums for the year. Like the years before, the amount of quality releases was immense, so it’s not always an easy choice, and eventually some r…
    - 14 days ago 9 Jan 19, 12:53am -

metal4africa.com

  • Bulletscript: new song ‘Enemy’, SummerFest’19 and EP
    Cape Town, South Africa: the Metal groove-masters at Bulletscript are unveiling the first single from Enemy today; an upcoming EP from the band for sometime later in 2019. The new…The post Bulletscript: new song ‘Enemy’, SummerFest’19 and EP appeared first on metal4africa.
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 9:57am -
  • Dreamshade: ‘Question Everything’ in advance of tour
    Lugano, Switzerland: melodic metal masters at Dreamshade release a brand new single and video today with ‘Question Everything’. This in advance of Dreamshade‘s world tour kicking off ‘Part I’ this…The post Dreamshade: ‘Question Everything’ in advance of tour appeared first on metal4…
    - 8 days ago 15 Jan 19, 11:10am -
  • SummerFest’19 ‘Make It Count’ campaign: 10 free tickets
    Cape Town, South Africa: when we say our little festival is “a place for Friendship and Metal”, we’re not joking! The reason we say so is because this article title…The post SummerFest’19 ‘Make It Count’ campaign: 10 free tickets appeared first on metal4africa.
    - 9 days ago 14 Jan 19, 9:28am -
  • Vulvodynia: album art, SummerFest’19, and another EU tour
    Johannesburg, South Africa: Africa’s champion slam act Vulvodynia reveals the stunning artwork for it’s forthcoming album: Mob Justice. To be released by Czech Republic’s Lacerated Enemy Records, Mob Justice is…The post Vulvodynia: album art, SummerFest’19, and another EU tour appeared fi…
    - 12 days ago 11 Jan 19, 10:12am -
  • Local Metal Bands: Photographer publishes picture book
    Cape Town, South Africa: Marcita Maree, otherwise known as Keets Design & Photography, is printing her second volume of picture books featuring South African and international metal bands plus events.…The post Local Metal Bands: Photographer publishes picture book appeared first on metal4africa.
    - 13 days ago 10 Jan 19, 9:39am -
  • Temples On Mars: sharing words prior to SA arrival
    Cape Town, South Africa: we spoke with a South African member of UK progressive rock/metal band Temples on Mars earlier in 2018. They had just released a debut self-titled album,…The post Temples On Mars: sharing words prior to SA arrival appeared first on metal4africa.
    - 14 days ago 9 Jan 19, 10:49am -
  • Wacken Metal Battle SA: 2019 battle lines are drawn
    Johannesburg, South Africa: with the new year underway, local promoters around the world are wasting no time on getting started with the 2019 Wacken Metal Battle. This international competition sees…The post Wacken Metal Battle SA: 2019 battle lines are drawn appeared first on metal4africa.
    - 16 days ago 7 Jan 19, 10:15am -
  • Pyjama Planet: Way of the Sinner (Vol. 1): The Soundtrack
    Cape Town, South Africa: Pyjama Planet is back with some new music. Today we get to hear the full soundtrack for Way of the Sinner, a 2D game developed by…The post Pyjama Planet: Way of the Sinner (Vol. 1): The Soundtrack appeared first on metal4africa.
    - 33 days ago 20 Dec 18, 7:39pm -
  • Woltemade: Fragments of Lore, SummerFest’19
    Cape Town, South Africa: one of the most elusive new bands out of this city in 2018 is Woltemade; named after local lore legend,Wolraad Woltemade. First signs of the new…The post Woltemade: Fragments of Lore, SummerFest’19 appeared first on metal4africa.
    - 37 days ago 17 Dec 18, 12:29pm -
  • Scathanna Wept: Behold The Night Sky
    Durban, South Africa: a very productive project steeped in Black Metal and Atmospheric sensibilities these last two years is Scathanna Wept. Whilst we spoke about this band for the first…The post Scathanna Wept: Behold The Night Sky appeared first on metal4africa.
    - 38 days ago 16 Dec 18, 9:12am -

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moshville.co.uk

  • Video Premiere: Black Tree Vultures – “Bitter”

    Video Premiere: Black Tree Vultures – “Bitter”

    Brit hard hitters Black Tree Vultures have just released a stunning new single and video for “Bitter” which has been taken from their eagerly anticipated self-titled EP, which arrives on Friday 19th April. Initially formed at the start of 2017 by Jonno Smyth (drums) and Aaron ‘Ham’ Hammersl…
    - 9 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 5:00pm -
  • Single Review: Fractions – “Soundness Of: Mind”

    Single Review: Fractions – “Soundness Of: Mind”

    Five piece progressive metallers Fractions hail from Leicester and have been around since 2011. They have been growing a steady following recently with the backing of Enso Music Management. 2019 should be a good year for them, and they start it off with a bang releasing a single entitled “Mind”.…
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  • EP Review: State of Ember – Broken Horizons

    EP Review: State of Ember – Broken Horizons

    For the past few years the UK has been a hotbed of modern hard rock, providing a greater supply than many can shake a stick with. And for the most part, it’s great despite its growing predictability. Occasionally, you’ll get a band who draws on the usual influences and either do it their own wa…
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  • Dead Label – now a four-piece, new video out now, new album in the summer

    Dead Label – now a four-piece, new video out now, new album in the summer

    When you get an email direct from the scariest Irish drummer this side of Animal drunk on Guinness, you sit up and listen. OK, Claire Percival of Dead Label doesn’t look scary at first glance but that’s her secret… Anyway, there is big news from the Dead Label camp, first and foremost being th…
    - 13 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 12:22pm -
  • Band of the Day: Highwind

    Band of the Day: Highwind

    As we wade into the working week I’m sure you’re like us and need a distraction. Well here’s today’s – take it away Mr Highwind… Simple things first – where are you from? I’m from Asbury Park, New Jersey. How long have you been playing as a solo act? I started Highwind around May of…
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  • Metallica Are Coming to Manchester This Summer
    Since Metallica’s WorldWired Tour began in 2016, the iconic band have visited the UK twice, first in November 2016 and then in October 2017. Metallica’s first stop in the UK was at the famed House of Vans, where James Hetfield and company performed an intimate set. The band’s second stop a y…
    - 16 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 9:37am -
  • Band of the Day: Deitre

    Band of the Day: Deitre

    New week, new Band of the Day! We’re going cross-Atlantic today to find out a bit about Deitre… Simple things first – where are you guys from? NYC baby! How did you meet? We met through separate project. Peter produced my old bands album, and once we broke up, Pete and I decided to start […]
    - 1 day ago 21 Jan 19, 3:14pm -
  • UK Video Premiere: Ethyl Ether – Cold Black Soul

    UK Video Premiere: Ethyl Ether – Cold Black Soul

    Alternative four-piece Ethyl Ether has just released a video for new single “Cold Black Soul”, taken from their forthcoming 3rd album, Chrome Neon Jesus, set for release later this year. The single can also be found on your streaming platform of choice. Their sound is a mish-mash of genres: not…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 9:00am -
  • Gig Review: Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats / Blood Ceremony – Limelight 2, Belfast (19th January 2019)

    Gig Review: Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats / Blood Ceremony – Limelight 2, Belfast (19th January 2019)

    I’ll admit that I must have been living under a rock because I had not heard of Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats until a few months ago when a friend happened to be listening to their latest album Wasteland in the car and it caught my interest. However, judging by the crowd in the Limelight […]
    - 2 days ago 20 Jan 19, 6:33pm -
  • Band of the Day: Quantum Pig

    Band of the Day: Quantum Pig

    Planning on a quiet Sunday? Well, stop it. Get your ears wrapped around the video below and find out some more about Quantum Pig… Simple things first – where are you guys from? SE14, New Cross, south east London – more known for bands like Squeeze, Dire Straits and Carter USM… We thought it…
    - 15 days ago 7 Jan 19, 3:37pm -

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Lambgoat

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RippleMusic

  • A Ripple Conversation With Tommy Stewart of Negative Wall

    A Ripple Conversation With Tommy Stewart of Negative Wall

    When I was a kid, growing up in a house with Cat Stevens, Neil Diamond, and Simon and Garfunkel, the first time I ever heard Kiss's "Detroit Rock City," it was a moment of musical epiphany. It was just so vicious, aggressive and mean. It changed the way I listened to music. I've had a few minor epi…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • Manchester Bluesy Doom Trio 1968 Offer Up New Album Ballads of the Godless in Conjunction with Ripple Music

    Manchester Bluesy Doom Trio 1968 Offer Up New Album Ballads of the Godless in Conjunction with Ripple Music

    UK heavy-groove rock band 1968, whose output fits nicely alongside everything from early Orange Goblin to the latest riffscapes from Sergeant Thunderhoof, is not a band to lie down when things get tough.Having released two EP in 2015 and '17 via Black Bow Records, the Sabbathian trio was gearing up…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • Bandcamp Bonanza – 089

    Bandcamp Bonanza – 089

    This feature costs me more money than you would imagine. What I mean is, I bought half these albums as I was writing about them just now. Now I do get a lot of promotional codes sent to me by bands, but my habit requires just as much spending as I get for free and it’s all in the spirit of rock n…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • AVER - Orbis Majora, the new album from Australian rising prog-rock riff lords | Released TODAY on Ripple Music

    AVER -  Orbis Majora, the new album from Australian rising prog-rock riff lords | Released TODAY on Ripple Music

    Ripple Music is thrilled to announce that its first official release of 2019 will be Orbis Majora, the brand-new album from one of the boldest and brightest new bands to emerge from the southern hemisphere in recent years; Australian space rockers, AVER.Following on from the release of Nadir in 201…
    - 5 days ago 18 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • A Forest of Stars – Grave Mounds and Grave Mistakes

    A Forest of Stars – Grave Mounds and Grave Mistakes

    Black metal is an interesting genre. There are a good many fans and bands who want to keep it traditional and trve, and thumb their noses at anything that steps outside the basic, old school formula. There are bands that stretch the boundaries a bit and mix in some death metal, or maybe some go…
    - 6 days ago 17 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • The Xroadie Files

    The Xroadie Files

    Through The Canopy -  DescensionKristian Drivenes – Guitar/Vocals, Eirik Mathias Husum – Bass/Vocals, TorgeirSolvberg Nilsen – Drums/VocalsSeven Days slow moody melancholic melodies that just grow as the music develops. Illusions Lost psychedelic music that just surrounds and draws you in.Ba…
    - 7 days ago 16 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • DUST PROPHET RELEASE NEW VIDEO

    DUST PROPHET RELEASE NEW VIDEO

    New Hampshire's DUST PROPHET have teamed up with Doomed & Stoned to reveal a video for their new single "Revolutionary Suicide". The single is set to be released tomorrow on all digital platforms.The band commented "We're thrilled to be debuting our newest single, Revolutionary Suicide, with the al…
    - 8 days ago 15 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • A Ripple Conversation With Darwin’s Finches

    A Ripple Conversation With Darwin’s Finches

    When I was a kid, growing up in a house with Cat Stevens, Neil Diamond, and Simon and Garfunkel, the first time I ever heard Kiss's "Detroit Rock City," it was a moment of musical epiphany. It was just so vicious, aggressive and mean. It changed the way I listened to music. I've had a few minor epi…
    - 9 days ago 14 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • Maryland Doom Trio BLACK LUNG (ex-FLYING EYES) Sign with RIPPLE MUSIC, Prepare New Album ANCIENTS for Release

    Maryland Doom Trio BLACK LUNG (ex-FLYING EYES) Sign with RIPPLE MUSIC, Prepare New Album ANCIENTS for Release

    In its continued quest to bring the best stoner/doom/psych to heavy fans worldwide, Ripple Music is guided by two critical principles:  building an inspired roster of boundary-pushing bands throughout the world, and maintaining a glorious range of sonic diversity among them.With that in mind, Ripp…
    - 10 days ago 13 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • Bandcamp Bonanza – 088

    Bandcamp Bonanza – 088

    Happy New Year everybody! I hope you had a great time with your friends and family or with yourself and your dogs or cats. At a minimum, I hope you were able to tune in to as much new music as myself over the break and stay tuned for an eclectic 2019 as I have more recommendations that don’t se…
    - 11 days ago 12 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • A Ripple Conversation With Christoffer Norén From Cities of Mars

    A Ripple Conversation With Christoffer Norén From Cities of Mars

    When I was a kid, growing up in a house with Cat Stevens, Neil Diamond, and Simon and Garfunkel, the first time I ever heard Kiss's "Detroit Rock City," it was a moment of musical epiphany. It was just so vicious, aggressive and mean. It changed the way I listened to music. I've had a few minor epip…
    - 12 days ago 11 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • SMOOTH NOODLE MAPS Deluxe LP/CD Reissue PRE-ORDER NOW!

    SMOOTH NOODLE MAPS Deluxe LP/CD Reissue PRE-ORDER NOW!

    DEVO ’Smooth Noodle Maps’ Deluxe 2LP/2CD SetsLong out of print and never reissued, this year FUTURISMO invite you to snake through the chaos with a Deluxe limited edition of DEVO’s 1990 album - Smooth Noodle Maps!An underrated gem, Smooth Noodle Maps might oddly be the most anticipated of all…
    - 13 days ago 10 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • The Xroadie Files

    The Xroadie Files

    Del Toros – Ten Stories High Guido Bruin – Guitar/Piano/Rhodes, Sicco Roukema – Bass, Tony Gaarthuis – Drums/Cowbell/Tingsha Bells, Marco Toro – Percussion, Bertus Borgers – Saxophone, Peter TeBos – VocalsDon’t Wipe jackhammers and industrial sounds with dissonant guitars just rocki…
    - 14 days ago 9 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • Motivated UK Psych-Rockers LORD VAPOUR Join Ripple Music for Worldwide Release of Semuta

    Motivated UK Psych-Rockers LORD VAPOUR Join Ripple Music for Worldwide Release of Semuta

    “Mill Street Blues may have made Lord Vapour a band to look out for. However, Semuta proves that they're destined for bigger and better things. Lord Vapour have delivered the goods with this album.” - Outlaws of The Sun “With Semuta, Lord Vapour have fulfilled the promise of both their earlier…
    - 15 days ago 8 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • VOKONIS ANNOUNCE NEW MEMBER

    VOKONIS ANNOUNCE NEW MEMBER

    Swedish heavy prog band VOKONIS have announced that drummer Emil Larsson has left the band and replaced by Peter Ottoson. The band commented:"Emil has decided to leave Vokonis. There are no bad feelings involved. Emil felt done with the band and wanted to leave the position for a person that would…
    - 17 days ago 6 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • THE OBSESSED: Doom Rock Icons To Join Corrosion Of Conformity Tour This February

    THE OBSESSED: Doom Rock Icons To Join Corrosion Of Conformity Tour This February

    Doom rock icons THE OBSESSED will return to North American stages this February as part of Corrosion Of Conformity's A Quest To Believe; A Call To The Void 2019 Tour. Presented by Revolver, the trek begins January 19th. THE OBSESSED will join the tour February 16th in Boston, Massachusetts and rumbl…
    - 18 days ago 5 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • Thonian Horde - Inconnu

    Thonian Horde - Inconnu

    My favourite black'n'rollers Thonian Horde are back with their sophomore album, 'Inconnu' and they certainly go from strength to strength. These dark souls from Maryland spare no punches whatsoever as they take annihilating step after annihilating step in their conquest of the world. What they crea…
    - 19 days ago 4 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • KUROKUMA AND BLIND MONARCH ANNOUNCE UK TOUR

    KUROKUMA AND BLIND MONARCH ANNOUNCE UK TOUR

    UK doom bands KUROKUMA and BLIND MONARCH are pleased to announce that they will embark on a short string of UK dates in early 2019. Blind Monarch commented, "As the frosts thaw, the Blind Monarch begins a pilgrimage from beneath the shadow of the Dark Peak. To spread a dismal gospel across a land o…
    - 20 days ago 3 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • The Xroadie Files

    The Xroadie Files

    Serpent Lord – Toward the DamnedMariosArikas – Vocals, GiorgosTerzitanos – Guitar, Konstantinos Sotirelis – Bass, AchilleasChrisohoidis – Guitar, VaggelisKarafotis – DrumsThe Lesser Key fist in the air head banging speed thrash power metal with loads of great musicianship and vocals. Am…
    - 21 days ago 2 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • Fistful of Questions With Ed Grabianowski Of Spacelord

    Fistful of Questions With Ed Grabianowski Of Spacelord

    Frontman.  Space Wizard. Weaver of tales.  Reluctant chef.  Would be assassin?  This edition of Fistful of Questions goes out to Spacelord singer and published author Ed Grabianowski.     What is your full name?Ed GrabianowskiDo you have an aliases?Only secret ones.What bands are you active…
    - 22 days ago 1 Jan 19, 8:30am -
  • Riffcaster’s 2018 Top 11 List

    Riffcaster’s 2018 Top 11 List

    It seems like every December I start to compile this list and it just gets harder and harder.  This of course, is a great problem to have because it is a testament to how much great rock and metal is being released now, in a time when the rest of the music and media world have long declared rock a…
    - 23 days ago 31 Dec 18, 8:30am -
  • Bandcamp Bonanza – 087

    Bandcamp Bonanza – 087

    2018 has basically come to an end and here I am just tossing out more albums as if time has stood still. Well you know what, I think I might just keep doing that. Just cause the year has ended, doesn’t mean the music’s over. I may publish a favorites of the year list or I may not. Should I? With…
    - 25 days ago 29 Dec 18, 8:30am -
  • Pale Divine - Pale Divine

    Pale Divine - Pale Divine

    It is always exciting times when one of your favourite bands of all time puts out a new album. How could it not? When a band who has released stellar album after stellar album from the debut and onwards, you know deep down that this is going to be great, therefore my level of excitement reached ove…
    - 25 days ago 29 Dec 18, 4:56am -
  • The Xroadie Files

    The Xroadie Files

    Hollow Leg – CivilizationsBrent Lynch – Vocals/Guitar, John Stewart - Drums, Scott Angelocus - Vocals, Tom Crowther – BassLitmus slow moody stoner rock that just slides on down the musical road to heavy harmonics and dissonant tones. Dirt Womb is more mid-tempo and will have the crowd up fist…
    - 28 days ago 26 Dec 18, 8:30am -
  • GYPSY CHIEF GOLIATH: Canadian Stoner Metal Outfit Signs With Kozmik Artifactz For February Release Of Masters Of Space And Time LP

    GYPSY CHIEF GOLIATH: Canadian Stoner Metal Outfit Signs With Kozmik Artifactz For February Release Of Masters Of Space And Time LP

    [photo by Syx Langemann]Ontario's stoner metal heavyweights GYPSY CHIEF GOLIATH have signed with legendary German based record label Kozmik Artifactz. The label proudly announces that the band's massive fourth full-length recording, Masters Of Space And Time, will see worldwide release on February…
    - 30 days ago 24 Dec 18, 8:30am -

Heavy Mag

  • On The Road With AFFINITY MINUS PERFECTION

    On The Road With AFFINITY MINUS PERFECTION

    HEAVY Mag were proud supporters of Rockhampton band Affinity Minus Perfection when they released their EP late last year. Now that excitement level has risen to a whole new level as the band prepare to hit the road for their east coast tour. “2015 was when we decided to make this album,” says Ha…
    - 14 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 11:59am -
  • [LIVE PHOTOS] Turnstile at Factory Theatre 17/01/19

    [LIVE PHOTOS] Turnstile at Factory Theatre 17/01/19

    The post [LIVE PHOTOS] Turnstile at Factory Theatre 17/01/19 appeared first on HEAVY Music & Film Magazine.
    - 16 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 10:03am -
  • FRANKENBOK Fight Back

    FRANKENBOK Fight Back

    Once has a relationship has fractured to the point of separation there is little need to retread old ground. The old adage of if it didn’t work the first time it never well has been proven in both life and music but there are exceptions to the rule. Sometimes that unique but departed person merely…
    - 16 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 9:12am -
  • NAUTICAL MILE Announce Tour

    NAUTICAL MILE Announce Tour

    Perth Pop-Punk band Nautical Mile are showing us the meaning of betrayal and how it feels to be let down with their brand new video for their single ‘Regicide’. The pop-punk banger was engineered and produced by Tristan Sturmer of Sumo Sound Studiosin Perth, with mastering by George Georgi…
    - 16 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 9:08am -
  • Aussie Film WEST OF SUNSHINE Opens In US Cinemas This Week

    Aussie Film WEST OF SUNSHINE Opens In US Cinemas This Week

    Uncork’d Entertainment is proud to announce the North American theatrical and digital release of the acclaimed Australian crime-drama West of Sunshine. A captivating social-realist story from debut feature filmmaker Jason Raftopoulos, the celebrated film – hot from an outstanding response, comp…
    - 18 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 7:33am -
  • ARROW’S MATT NABLE Joins Cast of THAT’S NOT A KNIFE

    ARROW’S MATT NABLE Joins Cast of THAT’S NOT A KNIFE

    Created and Directed by Shaun Anthony Robinson and Produced by Lucinda Bruce (Lady of the Light Productions), “That’s Not a Knife; it’s an Aussie Actors Journey to Hollywood” is for anyone with a dream, the underdog story of an actor, who fights back against the odds by overcoming his own f…
    - 18 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 7:06am -
  • 2019 Melbourne Queer Film Festival Line-Up Announced

    2019 Melbourne Queer Film Festival Line-Up Announced

    The 2019 Melbourne Queer Film Festival will unveil a stupendous line-up when, like a comet, it blazes across 3 amazing venues from 14 to 25 March. Showcasing 142 features, documentaries and shorts from both Australia and around the world, the Festival will present the most thrilling, diverse, and…
    - 19 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 6:37am -
  • The BEAST IN BLACK Is Back

    The BEAST IN BLACK Is Back

    Beast In Black are back!!! Back in November 2017 their debut album Beserker showed that former Battle Beat member Anton Kabanen was bringing his old magic to his new band. Now that magic continues with From Hell With Love which hits stores on the 8th February. HEAVY Mag recently sat down with Kabane…
    - 21 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 4:29am -
  • SUBTRACT-S Begin To Add Up

    SUBTRACT-S Begin To Add Up

    Subract-S may have been making a name for themselves in the Adelaide music scene but soon they will be arriving in your music collection thanks to their brand new single (alone on a) Monday becoming available through Rue Morgue Records in February. To find out a little more about the band HEAVY Mag…
    - 23 hours ago 22 Jan 19, 2:43am -
  • SUBCULTURE Ep #038 – 1927

    SUBCULTURE Ep #038 – 1927

    On the Subculture podcast recently we have been talking to some of the legends of the Australian music scene. Today we chat to Erik Weideman from 1927. We talk about their career in general and also about their upcoming tour with Pseudo Echo.      The post SUBCULTURE Ep #038 – 1927 appea…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jan 19, 1:30am -
  • Designing Chaos With GRANT BURNS

    Designing Chaos With GRANT BURNS

    Grant Burns is no newcomer to the Aussie metal scene. Stints with bands such as Mason, Vespers Descent, Darkenium and Watercolour Ghosts has seen him take to the stage with the likes of Opeth, Mayhem, Children Of Bodem, Hate Eternal and Annihilator. But now Burns is embarking on a new adventure –…
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  • KING 810 reveal ‘A Million Dollars’, from new album ‘Suicide King’

    KING 810 reveal ‘A Million Dollars’, from new album ‘Suicide King’

    KING 810 have revealed another new track, taken from their upcoming third studio album, ‘Suicide King’.  You can check out ‘A Million Dollars’ here The album (the follow-up to 2016’s ‘La Petite Mort’) will be self-released and was produced by KING frontman David Gunn, together with…
    - 1 day ago 21 Jan 19, 10:50pm -