Seattle-based blackened funeral doom/neofolk ensemble ISENORDAL will unleash their stunning Spectral Embrace full-length via Eternal Warfare Records. Recorded and mixed by Paurl Walsh at Ex Ex Studios in their home city and mastered by Brandon Busch, on this record, the band’s traditionally melancholic themes… Read More ›
Month: May 2018
In the video below the England’s Charged GBH live @ Harlows in Sacramento, California.
Forget everything you thought you knew, because FOLLOW THE CIPHER are ready to herald in a new musical era and crash through the dimensions of our universe to steal your breath. Despite their stylistic diversity, the Swedish metal act from Falun creates a very… Read More ›
EXMORTUS will hit the road this summer headlining The Summer of Steel Tour! Featuring support from The Absence and Hatchet alongside Immortal Guardian, Black Fast and label mates Micawber on select shows; EXMORTUS will embark on tour dates across North… Read More ›
The classic kings of punk, THE ADICTS, released their 11th studio album And It Was So! last November via Nuclear Blast in the US and Arising Empire in Europe and the UK. Today, the band have revealed their brand new… Read More ›
Intergalactic Death Metal Band THE BEAST OF NOD has released their debut album, VAMPIRA: DISCIPLE OF CHAOS with an accompanying comic book for fans of Sci Fi and vicious metal. To showcase the Boston based group’s unique style and musical… Read More ›
Sinister Creature Con will make its Spring debut in Sacramento at the Scottish Rite Center on Father’s Day Weekend on June 16th & 17th, 2018. It promises to be the go-to event for every horror and sci-fi enthusiast. If you… Read More ›
Woody Weatherman of Corrosion Of Conformity “We feel good about this record so we’re gonna go out and support it as long as we can.”
Whenever Corrosion Of Conformity releases a new album, folks take notice. But their latest is a true event. It’s been a dozen years since Corrosion Of Conformity recorded new material with vocalist/guitarist Pepper Keenan at the helm. In that time,… Read More ›
“Thrashy riffs, awesome breakdowns, and a catchy chorus” with Dylan Newhouse of Monument Of A Memory
New Jersey metal band Monument Of A Memory premiered the music video for “Cold Eyes” with Loudwire. Watch the music video below, directed by Eric DiCarlo (Squared Up Studio), The song is the lead track off of the band’s most… Read More ›
Entheos, comprised of masterful musicians who cut their teeth in bands like Animals as Leaders, The Faceless, Scale the Summit, and Animosity, will spend their summer as part of the 12th annual Summer Slaughter Tour. They will join Between the… Read More ›
LA Hard Rock Band VYCES has released the official music video for their single, “Thin Luck.” See the video below. VYCES are currently touring with metal legends MUSHROOMHEAD on their Spring North American tour.
Alt-rock trio Royal Coda had partnered with Substream for the exclusive premiere of their new track, “Breathe Correct”. Fans can listen to the track below. This this the third single off of the bands forthcoming self-titled debut album out April… Read More ›
Metal icons SOULFLY and Egyptian themed technical death metal champions and label mates NILE are currently on their 2018 From The Amazon To The Nile co-headlining U.S. tour! The 35-date trek kicked off at Diamond Pub and Billiards in Louisville… Read More ›
Profound Lore announces a collaboration with Boise, Idaho extreme metal band INFERNAL COIL for the release of the band’s debut full-length, being set for release early fall. The band is about to embark on a massive North American tour excursion… Read More ›
Los Angeles based neo-classical shredders Exmortus, founded by guitarist and vocalist Jadran “Conan” Gonzalez, have racked up achievement after achievement. From appearing in a national TV commercial for Virgin Mobile to being played constantly on Sirius XM’s Liquid Metal, from… Read More ›
Aww, DIMMU BORGIR. The band that divides the black metal fan base like Donald Trump has divided America, have released their latest magnum opus “Eonian”. After “Abrahadabra”, I was really expecting something similar. I couldn’t have been more wrong. While… Read More ›
Mortiis‘ Perfectly Defect album was originally released as a limited download album only in 2010.
In the video below Steve Tucker of Morbid Angel talks mindset when recording Gateways To Annihilation, individuality differences between Europe and U.S.A., the importance and contribution of Morbid Angel’s Trey Azagthoth to death metal in general and more with Aldo… Read More ›
Brazilian thrash commando unit NERVOSA is synonymous with raw aggression and untamed power! “Downfall Of Mankind” is the upcoming masterpiece by this outstanding combo which will be released on June 1st via Napalm Records. Today a new song sees the light of day: Please… Read More ›
Columbus, OH based Rock Band Black Coffee has released the official music video for their single, “I Barely Know Her,” off of their debut album, Take One. Filmed at the Johnstown Opera House in Johnstown, OH, “I Barely Know Her” was shot, directed… Read More ›
US death metal veterans SKINLESS has shared a brutally hilarious new music video for “Skull Session” to celebrate the release of their new album Savagery, out TODAY view Relapse Records.
In the video below, New York City Crossover legends Leeway perform their smash hits @ Blue Lamp in Sacramento, California May 10th, 2018…also appearing were Rhythm Of Fear, Coldtrap & Jawstruck
German prog-sensation Unprocessed have set the bar high for their live performances by releasing a highly technical and diverse record in April. With huge festival appearances and a UK Tour on the horizon, the five-piece now delivers a full presentation… Read More ›
In the video below, Jason Keyser of technical death metal giants ORIGIN talks old Albany hardcore/metal scene, new technology, downside of streaming, love of Brujeria and more Aldo Guzman of CAPITAL CHAOS TV. ORIGIN hit the road this April with MORBID… Read More ›
Jeff Martin of Blasted To Static “I wish offended people would react like fainting goats and quietly tip over.”
Headed up by the incendiary vocals of Jeff Martin (Racer X, Badlands, UFO, MSG) and fret-melting wizardry of Stu Marshall (Death Dealer, Empires of Eden), with the rhythmic talents of Rev Jones (Michael Schenker) on bass and session demigod Clay… Read More ›
In the video below, Wastewalker perform their smash hits @ Sacramento Rehearsal Studio in Sacramento, California April 12th, 2018…also appearing were Flub, Jack Ketch and many more…
Death metal defenders of the old GRUESOME today delivers the official video for “Inhumane.” Now streaming below, the tune comes by way of the band’s impending Twisted Prayers full-length album.
Bay Area blackened funeral doom collective BARREN ALTAR will release their debut full-length next month. Titled Entrenched In The Faults Of The Earth, the morose offering was captured in the summer of 2017 with Greg Wilkinson (Graves At Sea, Necrot, Vastum) at Earhammer… Read More ›
This Friday marks the official unveiling of Light Will Consume Us All, the second full-length from Sacramento, California-based doom merchants CHRCH.
Velo Misere is formed by five black metal devotees who have been active during the last decade, manifestly or anonymously, in several bands within the Spanish underground metal scene. They debuted in 2017 with their first demo ‘Compendio de Trágicos… Read More ›
‘Gore’ and ‘Space’. The last time these two words were haphazardly tossed into an artistic meat-grinder, out popped Ridley Scott’s masterpiece of sci-fi horror, Alien. This now-classic flick set a new standard for cinema; a standard that has yet to… Read More ›
The eighth annual Monster Energy Welcome To Rockville wrapped its biggest year yet on Friday, April 27, Saturday, April 28 and Sunday, April 29 with a record sold out crowd of more than 90,000 in attendance at Metropolitan Park in Jacksonville, FL, and hotel rooms sold out across the city. In 2018, Monster Energy… Read More ›
The Sea Within – the new art-rock collective comprising of Roine Stolt (Transatlantic, The Flower Kings), Daniel Gildenlöw (Pain of Salvation), Jonas Reingold (Steve Hackett, The Flower Kings, Karmakanic, The Tangent), Tom Brislin (Yes Symphonic, Renaissance, Spiraling, Deborah Harry) &… Read More ›
Announced today, Guadalajara, Mexico’s avant-garde, punk band Descartes a Kant will be performing at 2018’s Iceland Airwaves Festival, which takes place November 7th-10th in Reykjavik, Iceland. Early Bird tickets are on sale now at icelandairwaves.is. Also announced today, Descartes a Kant has premiered a… Read More ›
Following a highly successful Kickstarter campaign to fund the album, Electronic Dance Music pioneers LORDS OF ACID are gearing up to release their HOTLY anticipated Pretty In Kink! Available 5/18/2018 via Metropolis Records, the first track to be revealed, “So… Read More ›
The thirst and hunger for blood is never quenched! Prepare for “Feast Of Flesh!” The savage new shredder from EXMORTUS! Watch the official music video streaming below. On the concept behind the track, EXMORTUS founder, vocalist and guitarist, Conan tells… Read More ›
Iconic rockers OTEP are about to unveil their most uncompromising, candid, all-inclusive and controversial assessment of the current residing political regime that they have ever released in the form of their eighth full-length album, aptly titled Kult 45. Drawing influences… Read More ›
Gothenburg-based melodic death metal pioneers AT THE GATES continue to promote their upcoming new studio album, “To Drink From The Night Itself”, (Out May 18, 2018 via CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS) by launching its newest single and music video clip for… Read More ›
A band geared towards thrash connoisseurs with active minds and mean spirits, Aura Noir stand at the fore of metal’s definitive genre in an age where the underground is utterly besodden with bands. These Norwegian thrash stalwarts don’t so much… Read More ›
On the heels of their recent West Coast tour dates with Sirenia and Threat Signal and the successful launch of their acclaimed sophomore album “Ambition’s Price,” the California-based symphonic metal quintet GRAVESHADOW has announced their inaugural headlining tour. The two-week… Read More ›
Scotland-based doom metal unit KING WITCH will begin a short Euro/UK this Friday. The ten-date journey will wind its way through Sweden, Germany, Belgium and the United Kingdom from May 4th through June 8th. See all confirmed dates below. KING WITCH: 5/04/2018 Truckstop… Read More ›
Dead Meadow @ The Blue Lamp…courtesy of Zoran Theodorovic 05/01/1 Sacramento, California Dead Meadow released their new album, The Nothing They Need, on March 2nd, via Xemu Records. Previously, they shared the album’s first single, “Keep Your Head” and also they… Read More ›
Bristol, UK metallic hardcore outfit, SVALBARD unleash their blazing new music video for “For The Sake Of The Breed”, the 5th song off their forthcoming album, It’s Hard To Have Hope. The eight track release will be available on LP/CD/Digi on May 25th via… Read More ›
Set Your Anchor, one of Artery Global‘s latest signings, has debuted their new music video for their single “Moving Mountains” which can be seen below. The San Bernardino, CA quartet has been pushing the boundaries of melodic hardcore since 2009 and… Read More ›
Extreme metal giants Arch Enemy announce the Will To Power U.S fall tour alongside fellow metal heavyweights GoatWhore and newcomers Uncured. The tour follows the release of Arch Enemy’s chart-topping tenth studio album, Will To Power, released in September 2017… Read More ›