Ritualistic, apocalyptic noisemakers ATRIARCH have announced headlining US tour dates for this upcoming October.
Month: August 2017
Spending a considerable amount of time on the road in support of their debut full length Cartographer in 2016 as well 2017, Chronologist shared the stage with some of the top names in the heavy metal industry.
Today, Scandinavian songstress Skott shared a brand new track titled “Remain,” the flipside to her current single “Mermaid.”
On October 23rd 2011 ScreamKing made it’s debut performance opening for Canadian Metal Legends Anvil at Club Landing in South Bend, IN. Throughout 2012 the band spent the year writing material for their first undertaking and entered Divine Underground Studios to record and produce their first full… Read More ›
Capital Chaos TV has uploaded video footage of DEAD CROSS‘s entire August 29 performance at Ace Of Spades in Sacramento, California. Check it out below. DEAD CROSS is the Southern California outfit featuring drummer Dave Lombardo (ex-SLAYER, SUICIDAL TENDENCIES, MISFITS) and singer Mike Patton (FAITH NO MORE). The self-titled… Read More ›
Allegaeon will be touring in support of their latest release, Proponent for Sentience. Produced by Dave Otero (Cattle Decapitation), the album is a musically complex, intelligent, and absorbing concept record that can rightfully sit alongside the true greats of the… Read More ›
Eternal Voyager is a U.S. heavy power metal band influenced by the likes of Blind Guardian, Iced Earth, Hammerfall, Gamma Ray, Amon Amarth, Ensiferum. Iron Maiden and Stratovarius from the Twin Cities area in Minnesota.
On the heels of announcing dates for their upcoming Pabst Blue Ribbon -sponsored North American tour (which runs from Sept. 26 to Oct. 25), Mastodon has released a new behind-the-scenes tour video written, produced and directed by Newmerica in conjunction… Read More ›
Connecticut-based heavy metal frontrunners DEAD BY WEDNESDAY are thrilled to announce their upcoming U.S. tour supporting British heavy metal legends Raven. The month-long run will begin on August 17 in Clifton Park, NY and visit 25+ venues before coming to an end in… Read More ›
Hammerfall have been masters of groundbreaking metal anthems since the start of their remarkable career back in 1993. Earlier this year, the band returned to North America on an extensive tour with label-mates Delain. With demand for Hammerfall live shows at… Read More ›
Propagandhi has debuted a new track titled “Failed Imagineer” through Nosey.
Amb Pirate chats with AJ Channer of Fire From The Gods @ Vans Warped Tour 08/04/2017 Shoreline Amphitheater – Mountain View, CA
20 Buck Spin is proud to re-unleash one of the most corrosive and damaging split albums, and one of the earliest landmark sludge metal releases, with a reissue of the long out-of-print Noothgrush/Corrupted split LP.
Motograter was formed in 1995 and is most well known for their namesake instrument the “Motograter”, a mysterious contraption designed with industrial cable, guitar pieces, and other components, to create a unique, low, distorted bass sound.
California death metal legion The Kennedy Veil will release their newest full-length Imperium on October 20th via Unique Leader Records. The eight-track offering was produced, mixed, and mastered by Zack Ohren (Animosity, Suffocation, All Shall Perish et al) at Castle Ultimate Productions, features guest appearances… Read More ›
On September 15th, Ensiferum will release their seventh full-length, Two Paths, worldwide via Metal Blade Records.
The Black Dahlia Murder announces North American tour with Suffocation, Decrepit Birth, Necrot, Wormwitch
This October/November, The Black Dahlia Murder will embark on a North American trek in support of their upcoming album, Nightbringers, due out October 6th. Suffocation, Decrepit Birth, Necrot, and Wormwitch will join them on this run, making this one tour… Read More ›
Ahead of its release through 20 Buck Spin next month, ACEPHALIX – featuring members of Vastum, Necrot, Depressor, and more – offers a terrorizing indication of the horror their new Decreation LP delivers a premiere of the album’s “God Is Laughing.” ACEPHALIX‘ Decreation was recorded and mixed… Read More ›
How did you first get in to music? Who turned you onto rock/metal? I got into music basically on my own. I just wanted to rock out from birth. I was playing drums with chopsticks on couch pillows as a… Read More ›
Recent Southern Lord signees JESUS PIECE have announced a barrage of new tour dates for the months ahead, including a US tour with Comeback Kid and Burn. Now a week in, the ongoing JESUS PIECE European tour runs through August 24th. Upon their stateside… Read More ›
To herald the release, the band has issued the video for the catchy, ’80s new wave-nuanced anthem “Murder My Heart.” On HELL YEAH, the legendary pioneers of industrial rock once again redefine themselves while at the same time staying true to their roots. KMFDM’s signature sound,… Read More ›
Amb Pirate chats with Marcos Leal of Shattered Sun @ Vans Warped Tour 08/04/2017 Shoreline Amphitheater – Mountain View, CA “We were really pissed off in the recording process, you know what I mean? So now we’re in a better… Read More ›
Power Groove Hard Rockers Tubefreeks from Maryland are back with their 3rd full-length album.
Anti-Flag‘s new studio album, American Fall, follows 2015’s well-received American Spring. With Good Charlotte’s Benji Madden on board as co-producer, the band has intensified their signature anthemic style with bigger melodies, tighter song craft, and thicker guitars. American Fall is… Read More ›
No rest for the wicked. After the sensational German chart entry at #15 it’s time to celebrate the highly anticipated album release of “Rhapsodies in Black” with a new music video!
Hellevate is an up and coming speed/thrash metal band based out of Kansas City, Missouri. The band was originally founded by Danöwar in Kansas City in the mid-2000’s with the intention of being the most Metal of Heavy Metal bands.
Nuclear Blast is proud to announce the signing of British punk legends, THE ADICTS. Unparalleled with their Clockwork Orange Droog attire, infectious high energy, uptempo music and unforgettable performances, THE ADICTS are no strangers to the scene having formed in the 1975 in Ipswich, England…. Read More ›
Texas thrash legion Warbeast has released the new video for “Hitchhiker”. The tune, delivered as an 18-minute horror movie, comes by way of the band’s recently issued Enter The Arena full-length and is based on Edwin Neal’s character in the… Read More ›
Oh wow! With their brand new album ‘No Grave But The Sea’, out now on Napalm Records, heavy metal pirates ALESTORM have hit several official album charts! “I have an inflatable kayak. Does that count? That’s my pirate vessel of… Read More ›
On October 20th, GWAR will release a new studio album entitled “The Blood of Gods” via Metal Blade Records. In support of the new album, your Lords and Masters will leave their arctic slumber and return to the road to cause aural (and anal) devastation… Read More ›
KINGS AND LIARS – the hard rock upstart featuring Nick Bellmore of TOXIC HOLOCAUST
Troy Norr of Them Interviewed “I would love to sit with King Diamond. Just him and I and have a discussion for hours”.
Them originally formed in 2008 by vocalist Troy Norr as a King Diamond tribute band, performing for three and a half years with over 20 shows including performances with Mike Wead and Hal Patino from King Diamond.
Australia’s visionary NE OBLIVISCARIS return with their stunning new album ‘Urn’. The album sees the forward-thinking band hone their unique and expansive style that blends the best of both the extreme and the progressive sides of metal. Epic tracks like “Intra Venus” and… Read More ›
Cattle Decapitation perform @ Bay Area Death Fest 07/15/17 @ DNA Lounge – San Francisco, California
“Everybody’s like, you guys are so cool and mellow. But when you’re on stage you’re crazy. Ya, we get it all out there. If I didn’t I’d break a lot of TV remotes. Amb Pirate chats with vocalist Lou Koller… Read More ›
The Time Traveler’s Dilemma, the long-awaited debut from New York-based death metal unit Afterbirth, is out NOW via Unique Leader Records. AFTERBIRTH‘s The Time Traveler’s Dilemma is available on CD, digital, and vinyl formats. The record was recorded, mixed, and mastered by Joseph Cincotta at… Read More ›
Hostile Array (formerly known as My Ransomed Soul) have just released their debut single “Devoid”. If you are into Architects, you’ll love the vocals and if you’re into Silent Planet, you’ll love the groovy guitars and ambient sounds “Devoid” has to offer…. Read More ›
Death metal heavy weights DAWN OF DISEASE, are set to release their new album ‘Ascension Gate‘ on August 11st via Napalm Records. Today they have unleashed an audio premiere for the album’s title track. Says the band; “‘Ascension Gate’ stands for the atmospheric… Read More ›
The hottest new band on the international rock circuit, BARB WIRE DOLLS, just wrapped up a groundbreaking stint on the legendary Vans Warped Tour and released their electrifying new album, Rub My Mind, via Motörhead Music.
Multi-media, modern rock band Starset recently passed the 1 billion milestone total views on YouTube with their official videos and User Generated Content (UGC) videos combined. The band’s cinematic sound and rabid fan-base have driven huge numbers at the video streaming service with… Read More ›
The hottest new band on the international rock circuit, BARB WIRE DOLLS, just wrapped up a groundbreaking stint on the legendary Vans Warped Tour and released their electrifying new album, Rub My Mind, via Motörhead Music. If you’ve ever witnessed a BARB WIRE DOLLS show,… Read More ›
Fresh off the release of their latest live album, Transmissions: Live In Bucharest, which hit retailers in March via Prosthetic Records – Arizona-based epic sludge trio NORTH is pleased to announce their upcoming North American tour, directly supporting Rosetta. The tour will begin on… Read More ›
EYEHATEGOD full set performance streaming below from Blue Lamp Sacramento 08/06/17 – Sacramento, California. Also on the bill were Capitalist Casualties, Battle Hag & xtom hanx EYEHATEGOD kicked off a thirty-nine-date US mega tour this Tuesday! The Left To Starve… Read More ›
New York death metal giants, IMMOLATION, are pleased to announce they will be touring the United States again this November in support of their critically acclaimed release, Atonement. “We are very excited to announce that we will be hitting the road here in the… Read More ›
Ottawa, Ontario’s infectious punk quartet ZEX has issued an official video for “Steel Gates,” the track found on the band’s second LP, Uphill Battle. Uphill Battle is the second ZEX LP, the follow-up to Fight For Yourself finding the band continuing on seamlessly with the classic melodic punk… Read More ›
Vertigo-inducing death metal overlords INCANTATION have dropped a festering and fetid new song, ‘Lus Sepulcri’, in the form of a dark and foreboding lyric video streaming exclusively at Loudwire. The song is taken from their forthcoming 10th full-length album, entitled Profane… Read More ›
Heat Of Damage is a hard rock/metal band, based in Sacramento, CA. The band members consist of Julian Bohland (Drums), Jared Easter (Bass/Hardcore Vocals), David Haug (Lead Vocals), and Nick Lassalette (Lead Guitar). Check them out on their official website… Read More ›
Pioneer of exotic guitar MARTY FRIEDMAN will release his scorching full-length opus, Wall Of Sound, this Friday via Prosthetic Records. Today, Marty begins his U.S. headline tour with support from Houston’s top progressive outfit, Scale the Summit, along with Madison,… Read More ›
Richmond Virginia’s MUNICIPAL WASTE, released their highly anticipated sixth album, Slime And Punishment, one month ago. Not only did the album debut on multiple Billboard charts, it also saw the highest first week sales for the band. In celebration, the band delivers… Read More ›
On April 20th, Internal Bleeding drummer and veteran FDNY firefighter Bill Tolley passed away after falling five stories from a rooftop while battling a two-alarm apartment fire in Queens, New York. The tragedy touched family, friends, his bandmates, the city of… Read More ›
American progressive, classic heavy metal influenced band, Crown Of Earth has exploded onto the Philadelphia music scene and has rapidly established a very strong fan base across the U.S.
Relapse Records announces the new album from Haemorrhage, aptly titled We Are The Gore, for October release, issuing the album’s lead track “Nauseating Employments” for streaming.
Xenophile are a progressive thrash band from Jersey City, NJ.
Tampa Bay Florida Death Metal Godfathers Obituary have shared the official live video accompanying “Sentence Day” off the band’s self-titled full-length album. The video was filmed in stunning 4k by Magnetar Studios at several locations on the band’s headlining tour with… Read More ›
Just in time for the end of civilization as we know it, old-school grindcore barges back with a vengeance in the form Expulsion. Consisting of grind veterans Matt Olivo (Repulsion), Matt Harvey (Exhumed, Gruesome), Danny Walker (Intronaut, Exhumed, Phobia) and… Read More ›
This year’s Ozzfest Meets Knotfest will take place at Glen Helen Amphitheater and Festival Grounds in San Bernardino CA on Saturday November 4th and Sunday November 5th, and will start off with a pre-event concert on Friday November 3rd.
Like a merciless dagger onto the scene arrives Sicarius (meaning contract killer or assassin) with an ultra-violent black metal assault. Founded 3 years ago, Sicarius pays homage to classic black metal bands while injecting a modern high-velocity method that has… Read More ›