and here we go with the first round of confirmed bands for MDF XV! Acid King Akercocke (UK) – Exclusive U.S. appearance! Autopsy Behexen (Finland) – Exclusive U.S. appearance! Brodequin Decrepit Birth Dopethrone Embalmer In The Woods… (Norway) – Exclusive… Read More ›
Month: June 2016
Imagine if you will the tonight show having a baby with Waynes World and then there were a few complications. Introducing HELLRZZR TV!
Clutch continues their Psychic Warfare World Tour 2016. Headline tour dates for September-October are in. The group will be heading back on the road this Fall headlining another leg of their US tour. Supporting the tour will be Zakk Sabbath… Read More ›
SKELETONWITCH are excited to bring new material from their forthcoming August 19 release “The Apothic Gloom” to fans across the U.S. this fall suceeding a headlining Canadian trek as they have just announced dates for the “Curse of the Dead 2016”… Read More ›
BEASTMAKER hail from the unlikely locale of Fresno, California. Sweating profusely in a parched no man’s land about three and a half hours northeast of Los Angeles, the city isn’t exactly a cultural mecca-and yet it’s the birthplace of Hollywood… Read More ›
Dutch symphonic metal heavyweights EPICA will return this fall for The North American Principle Tourin support of their upcoming album The Holographic Principle which will see a worldwide release on September 30th through Nuclear Blast. EPICA will be joined on this trek by… Read More ›
Following their upcoming summer/fall tour dates, the mighty Armored Saint will head back out on the road this November/December as direct support to Queensryche! Midnight Eternal will also join this USA trek, making this one bill not to be missed!… Read More ›
The Melvins, who wrapped up their latest European tour over the weekend, debut a video for “Hideous Woman” from their recently released album, Basses Loaded (Ipecac Recordings). The video for the single Stereogum dubbed an “intense, off-kilter riffer” was directed… Read More ›
Burn Halo have hit the road again for Wolves of War Tour. This time with a new lead singer. They announced their new lead singer, T.J. Chopelas on their Facebook Page:
Having delivered five killer albums boasting some of the most potent, technical and abrasive metal unleashed over the last decade, it would be easy for REVOCATION to sit back and rest upon their laurels. However, with their constant drive to… Read More ›
The legend is back! The one and only MERCYLESS, one of the cultest Death Metal acts ever to emerge from France, the one that released the two classic albums “Abject Offerings” (Vinyl Solution, 1992) and “Coloured Funeral” (Century Media, 1993),… Read More ›
AmbPirate talks touring with Motograter, new music, new video, pre show rituals, current line up and future plans with Ted Hallows of American Head Charge (Official)
‘Motherless Miscarriage’ is the second single from their upcoming album ‘The Elysian Grandeval Galèriarch’, released July 29th worldwide via IndieMerch.
Embryonic Devourment has also been added to The Netherlands Death fest and European tour w Malignancy in 2017 !!! Stoked! They will be celebrating Aug 13th at The Red Hat so get your asses down there! Their old singer Johnny Helvete has… Read More ›
Canadian Heavy Pop band Black Swan Theory has released the high energy music video for their newest single, “My Way.” While the single was produced and mixed by producer Erik Ron, the band members directed and shot the impressively spirited… Read More ›
The Black Dahlia Murder recently toured the USA in support of Abysmal, which was named one of the best albums of 2015 by Metal Sucks, Metal Injection, Metal Insider, among many others. As an added treat, they also played their first full-length, Unhallowed (2003),… Read More ›
Ok let’s get one thing straight right out of the gate, I’m a Thrasher and will always be a Thrasher. Going in to my trip to see Winds of Plague at Strummers in Fresno on 06/19 I knew I would… Read More ›
ISLANDER has announced details behind Power Under Control, their upcoming new album set for release on August 5th, 2016. Rolling Stone is debuting the first video and album’s commencing track “Darkness.” Power Under Control features the recording debut of official… Read More ›
Influential science fiction and horror filmmaker John Carpenter is currently on his first national tour as a musician. Carpenter is performing selections from his two albums, 2015’s Lost Themes and this year’s Lost Themes II as well as several of the iconic… Read More ›
Portland blackened doom rock quartet ATRIARCH has just announced a new run of West Coast dates with multi-state psychedelic/doom force Sabbath Assembly (featuring current and ex-members of Gorguts, Wolves In The Throne Room, Kayo Dot, and more). The tour kicks… Read More ›
Hailing from Tacoma, WA The Fame Riot features over the top, fabulous brothers, Liz Scarlett and Shazam “Tea Time” Watkins. Influenced by four decades of rock, pop, electronica, disco, and everything in-between, they are what you would expect if you… Read More ›
WARFATHER has released the artwork and track listing for forthcoming sophomore album The Grey Eminence. The album will be released September 16 on Greyhaze Records. Pre-order it at this location. Featuring Steve Tucker (MORBID ANGEL), WARFATHER’s highly anticipated follow-up to debut album… Read More ›
Tweakers, weed & Purification by Fire with Todd “Toddy” Hansen & Andrew “Squiz” Livingstone-Squires of King Parrot catch them on tour with all this month with Voivod Child Bite & Psycroptic on select dates.. June 15th: Calgary, AB @ Dickens… Read More ›
They came from Venus to destroy the cities. VALIENT THORR is a wild ass Rock N Roll band said to hail from inside of the planet Venus. Since crash landing on Earth in the year 2000, they’ve played well over… Read More ›
The Demoliton Man Tony Dolan, frontman for Venom Inc., who are currently on tour in North America, has issued a statement regarding the tragic attack in Orlando earlier today. “Currently we are touring North America again. The diversity of people… Read More ›
A tribute to the great Paul Kantner from Jefferson Airplane/ Jefferson Starship live stream available..
Sunday June 12 @ The Haight Ashbury Street Fair – Stanyan Stage Steaming Live In Concert At This Location Below – 12:45 to 5PM PST Stanyan Stage 11:00-11:36 – GREG DALE & THE HORSE YOU RODE IN ON 11:50-12:30 – WAVES… Read More ›
Kurdt Vanderhoof of Metal Church talks early days of Metal Church, his transition from punk to metal, the pros and cons of the music industry in the digital age and more with Iron Serbian of ZODD & Capital Chaos TV… Read More ›
On July 22nd, West Coast progressive heavy metallers HAMMERS OF MISFORTUNE will release their sixth full-length, ‘Dead Revolution‘, worldwide via Metal Blade Records. HAMMERS OF MISFORTUNE enlisted Nick Dumitriu (Vhöl, Ritual Chamber) to produce this record, utilizing a vintage Trident… Read More ›
Shoot AMERICAN HEAD CHARGE’s 2013 EP marked the band’s rebirth, but now it`s time to do the full-length tango! Get ready for their fourth album: Tango Umbrella! “Let All The World Believe” is the first track from the new album…. Read More ›
Tom Angelripper is proud and excited to announce the release of the new SODOM album Decision Day for August 26th 2016. Together with his two comrades-in-arms, guitarist Bernemann and drummer Markus “Makka” Freiwald, Angelripper spent four months at the studio honing… Read More ›
Sacramento’s The Alpha Complex Added To Dirtfest 2016 Line Up Featuring Killswitch Engage, Hatebreed And Many Others..
The Alpha Complex is a five piece hard rock metal band from Sacramento, Ca. The band was formed in September 2012 and features former members of shock rock sensation Motograter. Dirt Fest is an unrivaled experience in the heart… Read More ›
Descendents new single “Victim of Me” streaming from the upcoming Hypercaffium Spazzinate out July on Epitaph Records.
The manic noise rock merchants in Detroit’s CHILD BITE kicked off an epic run of live takeovers earlier this month in support of their recently-issued Negative Noise full-length. The live debauchery (which included first-time shows in Mexico), continues with a… Read More ›
The 5th annual Monster Energy Music #Aftershock lineup has been UNLEASHED! This MASSIVE lineup features Tool, Avenged Sevenfold, Slayer,Korn, Primus, Disturbed, Meshuggah, Puscifer, Chevelle, The Pretty Reckless, Ghost, Anthrax and many many more! All tickets, VIP, hotel packages and parking passes… Read More ›
Rock & Roll legend Eddie Money has been accused of lewdly, sexually harassing the fiancé of his former, long-time drummer and best friend, Glenn Symmonds, including calling her a “dirty little girl,” placing his thumb through his zipper and waiving… Read More ›
BURN HALO have announced a sizeable batch of new tour dates today along with a new singer, ex-Trackfighter frontman TJ Chopelas, replacing former 18 Visions frontman James Heart. BURN HALO released WOLVES OF WAR last year via eOne Music and… Read More ›
San Francisco Bay Area thrash legends, DEATH ANGEL, have debuted at #98 on the U.S. The Billboard 200 chart with first-week sales of just over 6,000 units — nearly all from pure album sales with their new album The Evil Divide. Other chart… Read More ›
DRAGONFORCE, the Grammy-nominated power metallers, are poised to release a comprehensive career-spanning “Best Of” – the first time the UK band has presented this kind of historical “chapter & verse” collection. Killer Elite – The Hits, The Highs, The Vids… Read More ›
Anniversary time! For 25 years now, Germany’s leading gothic metal act Crematory have enthralled their countless fans at home and abroad. Since the band was founded in 1991, they have released twelve studio albums, in addition to a number of… Read More ›
FourChords Guitar Karaoke app, currently revolutionizing guitar playing lessons, has just released its latest version. This innovative app, downloaded by more than a million users worldwide, has been designed to be the fastest way to learn to play your favorite… Read More ›
Welcome To The Graveyard is the forthcoming new full-length from West Coast doom metallers, CASTLE. Captured by Billy Anderson (Sleep, Neurosis, Brothers Of The Sonic Cloth, Eyehategod, Ommadon et al) at Type Foundry Studios in Portland, Oregon this past Winter, the… Read More ›
Holland’s greatest symphonic metal band, EPICA, have finally put the last touches on their new upcoming studio album entitled The Holographic Principle. Once again it’ll be released worldwide viaNuclear Blast Records. The album was produced with Joost van der Broek… Read More ›
Watch FROM HELL featuring members of Discordia DragonLord Death Angel & Duran Duran Duran perform their smash hit “Ascent from Hell” @ The Boardwalk FROM HELL is a heavy metal horror concept band in which each recording is intended to… Read More ›
The stage is now set, and Aug 26th 2016 is the date to mark on your calendar – the worldwide unveiling of what will no doubt be remembered as a milestone release for both the band and the genre, Concussion Protocol.
Redwood Metal Fest 2016 To Feature Hatchet, Potential Threat, Angerhead And Others Once Again For Free
RWMF!! Free!! ALL AGES!! Out doors at Alex Thomas Plaza in Ukiah Ca. starts at 1230pm, with vendors, food This years lineup includes: HATCHET POTENTIAL THREAT ANGERHEAD THE WHITETRASH SUPERSTARS IRON ASSAULT ANISOPTERA HAND OF FIRE FROM THE RUINS SKULLHENGE… Read More ›