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Month: December 2015
Have a drink or a few. Share stories. Celebrate the life this lovely, wonderful man celebrated so vibrantly himself. He would want exactly that.”
All pre-orders will be able to immediately download the album’s new single “Into the Black Hole” featuring a guest guitar solo from Jeff Teets of Allentown, Pennsylvania progressive metal band Mindmaze.
“We’ve been working our asses off on this new material and it’s showing to be some of our best yet. Please share it and let us know what you think in the comments. Keep in mind this is pre production, we will deliver the real thing to you in 2016”.
With a hefty resumé that chronicles time spent riffing and shredding in Jag Panzer, Nevermore, and a seven-year stint in Megadeth, his pedigree speaks for itself. Furthermore, joined by powerhouse drummer – and fellow Megadeth alumnus – Shawn Drover, bassist Matt Bachand (Shadows Fall/Times Of Grace) and vocalist Henry Derek (Scar The Martyr) the band are a truly formidable metallic behemoth, and their debut album, Birth And The Burial, is ten tracks of armor-plated, state of the art heaviness.
Sacramento Sci Fi Heavy Metal Powerhouse Dire Peril Attempt Indiegogo Campaign And Live Show Fundraiser To Fund Debut Release
They are offering limited edition perks through this campaign, as well as a raffle. Those who donate $25 or more will automatically be entered into the raffle. You can donate as many times as you like and each time you do your name will be re-entered in the raffle. The raffle will include a collection of Sci-Fi Films that relate to each song on the album. The movies in the set will be:
Benefit Show For Jonathan McKenzie featuring Sacramento Area Bands White Knuckle Riot, Chernobog And More…
A benefit show for the son of Kelly Brown. Jonathan McKenzie was taken from this world and his family in a senseless act by yet to be caught criminals. This event is being held to help the family with unexpected… Read More ›
The Word Alive has also announced a North American headline tour in support of Dark Matter, featuring support from Fit For A King, and Out Came The Wolves,to launch in San Diego, CA at SOMA on February 19th.
If you dig the Akróasis title track, “Sermon of the Seven Suns” will surely melt your face. “’Sermon of the Seven Suns,’ the opening track of our fourth album Akróasis, perfectly blends all sides of Obscura, past and present,” says Obscura frontman Steffen Kummerer
Maynard James Keenan said of the live performance, “This show is so much more than just a band regurgitating songs. This is a multi-media performance unlike anything you’ve ever witnessed. There are those who know, and there are those who will know soon enough.”
Due to the departure of Abbath drummer Kevin Foley, Gabe Seeber of Sacramento based death metal machine The Kennedy Veil has stepped in to fill the reins.
Allegaeon just completed over a month’s worth of touring with label-mates Act of Defiance, which featured Riley McShane on the microphone for his first full tour with the band. Upon returning home, Allegaeon is prepared to announce McShane as their… Read More ›
In support of Rulebreaker, PRIMAL FEAR will take part in a North American Co-Headline Tour with Luca Turilli’s Rhapsody! The tour will kick off April 26, 2016 in Hartford, CT and runs through June 1st in Toronto, ON.
The band is currently doing the last shows of the tour ‘Victim of Yourself’ and finishing the writing of their new album, to be released in mid-2016.
David Sanchez of Havok discusses cherry picking opening bands for recent headlining tour, gear, influences and more
David Sanchez of Century Media Records Recording Artists HAVOK chats touring, influences, gear and more.
Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion Expands To Three Full Days In 2016 With ZZ Top, Scorpions And More
Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion expands to three full days in 2016, featuring best of today’s rock, along with legendary classic artists playing on four stages, the expanded Pig-Out BBQ village, and premium camping facilities. The 2016 festival is set for… Read More ›
Flogging Molly, Descendents, Cock Sparrer, Flag, Exploited, Dagnasty, Subhumans, Dillinger Four, Anti-Nowhere League, Youth Brigade and The Dwarves have all signed on to play so far.
“If AC/DC and MOTORHEAD ended up in a shack in the woods and had a bastard love child, HAMMER FIGHT would be it! Raw energy at its best, HAMMER FIGHT’s debut album is going to crush.
As previously reported, Tribulation will return to Europe after their current trek of North America with Deafheaven for a headlining run with Grave Pleasures and Vampire
The album’s limited edition Digipak CD version and the gatefold 2-LP will also come with the bonus track “Dominant Winds” and additionally, the digipak will include a BORKNAGAR logo-patch.
A 56 page thrilling “History” book includes lots of interesting stories and revelations from the legendary Bay area scene!
The Black Queen’s integration of striking, Corbijn-influenced visuals into their work. The clip, which is set in downtown Los Angeles, a location that has proved to be a major influence on the band’s music, was filmed by Jesse Draxler and The Black Queen.
Amaranthe perform “True” with Heidi Shepherd of Butcher Babies @ Ace Of Spades – Sacramento, California
Amaranthe perform “True” with Heidi Shepherd of Butcher Babies @ Ace Of Spades – Sacramento, California on Capital Chaos TV Make sure to Subscribe for more videos of your favorite bands!
come buy Duane a drink, throw him around in the pit, smoke him out!
Vocalist Adam Gilley on “Blood Coated Concrete”:
” ‘Blood Coated Concrete’ is an interesting song to have included on Buried In Violence since it’s one of our oldest songs from a live perspective, but a fan-favorite and longtime set-closer.
Hank Shermann comments: “We are happy to be able to release a video for the title track, which was the first song that really got us going as a band.
Aborted have released a new gore-drenched video for “Termination Redux”, the title track of the band’s upcoming EP. The video was produced by Jens Davos for Panda Productions.
“Monumental” is not only the motto of the tour but also the scope of the production:
300,000 Watts for bombastic sound and over 150 m² of high resolution 6k LED panels for visual indulgence will power MANOWAR’s most expansive indoor production to date, making it a feast for eyes and ears.
With Special Guests Testament and Carcass on all dates, the tour starts on February 19th in Chicago and wraps up in Las Vegas on March 26th
Vio-Lence, Nuclear Assault, King Diamond, Flotsam & Jetsam, Overkill, Gehennah, Cryptic Slaughter, Blind Guardian, Helloween, Suicidal Tendencies, Holy Terror, Artillery and about a million more
The Iron Serbian talks festivals, record contracts, Spotify and more with John D. Cronise of The Sword @ Aftershock Festival October 24, 2015 On Aftershock Festival comparisons to European Festivals – “They’re pretty comparable, fairly similar, very well run. When your… Read More ›
Be one of the first 300 customers to pre-order “Ride Forth” on CD, LP (black, red or smoke variants) or bundled with a t-shirt, long sleeve or zip-up hoodie from the Prosthetic webshop and you’ll receive a phone call from one of the band members!
Melvins’ singer/guitar player Buzz Osborne added: “Napalm Death sounds like a gorilla on LSD firing a machine gun… and I mean that in a good way. We’re happy to be heading out with the ultimate grindcore pioneers.”
October 14-16, 2016
@ Oakland Metro
Born Of Osiris has released a music video for “Illuminate,” a track from their latest album, Soul Sphere.
Vinnie Paul of Hellyeah says, “12 years after my last performance in Columbus, Ohio I
have decided it’s time to bring the music of Hellyeah to the great rock & roll fans that
attend Rock On The Range!! We are looking forward to kickin’ your ass at this great