Midnight, the witching hour – even more so in the final night of October to the 1st of November, when according to the popular American Halloween tradition all sorts of ghosts, vampires, and other nocturnal creatures are roaming around in… Read More ›
Month: October 2019
ABBATH wrapped up North American co-headliner with OBITUARY, which kicked Friday, September 27, in Baton Rogue, LA. The trek concluded on October 22 in Lexington, KY.
Swedish melodic death metal pioneers AT THE GATES have just wrapped a North American tour with Amon Amarth. The band were joined by labelmates Arch Enemy and Grand Magus for the massive all Swedish tour.
Ukrainian metal stars Jinjer has posted a new music video online for the song, “Pit Of Consciousness.” You can check it out below. The song comes from the band’s latest album, “Macro,” which was released last week through Napalm Records.
THY ART IS MURDER have returned to the states, this time with headliners CANNIBAL CORPSE. The 32-date trek kicked at White Oak Music Hall in Houston, TX on October 20th and will make stops in Ventura, Toronto and Brooklyn before… Read More ›
In the interview below Joe & Archie of SANTA CRUZ talk new album, how they deal with grief, the possibility of covering a SLIPKNOT classic and more with Zoran Theodorovic aka. The Mighty Zee at Aftershock
Cannibal Corpse are closing out the year with a North American headlining tour. Starting in Houston, Texas, the journey quakes the stages of nearly three dozen cities, coming to a close November 27th in Tampa, Florida.
In wake of the recent news that DevilDriver front man Dez Fafaras wife, Anastasia Fafara, has been diagnosed with cancer, Devildriver has been forced to withdraw from the tour, so that Dez may remain home to care for her and his family.
Bay Area-based metal band DRESS THE DEAD has revealed a new video for the song, “You Only Get Off When I Cry,” an emotionally cathartic track that is sure to propel the band to the heights of some of the… Read More ›
SKINLAB will release their brand new record produced by Ulrich Wild, VENOMOUS, on October 25th, 2019, via Art is War Records.
U.S. Doom Metal stalwarts ORODRUIN are streaming forthcoming Cruz Del Sur Music album Ruins of Eternity.
Ukrainian modern melodic metal band SCARLETH has unleashed the new single and video for “Feel the Heat” from their third album, Vortex, out November 15 via Rockshots Records. Watch “Feel the Heat” below.
Periphery, who recently wrapped up their wildly successful Periphery IV: HAIL STAN North American tour, extend the outing, adding a Winter 2020 swing through the U.S. with festivities kicking off on Jan. 30 in San Francisco.
Lionheart premiere an official music video for their new song “Rock Bottom“ which can be seen below.
Mayhem premiere one final single from their new record “Daemon” prior to its October 25th release through Sony Music Entertainment. That song is called “Falsified & Hated” and can be heard it below.
Dutch singer, songwriter, guitarist and pianist Anneke Van Giersbergen honored us at the Ace of Spades on the night of October 8th.
Born out of frustration and friendship, Timelost is a euphoric and heavy genre-bending project that was started in the summer of 2017 by Shane Handal (Set and Setting) and Grzesiek Czapla (Woe). Although initially a file-sharing effort from a thousand… Read More ›
A 3-camera edit of Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals performing Pantera’s “Mouth For War” at the 2019 Aftershock Festival, held last weekend in California, can be seen below.
German Thrash icons SODOM have released a new song today titled “Down On Your Knees,” and will release a new EP titled Out Of The Frontline Trench on November 22, 2019.
New Jersey six-piece FIT FOR AN AUTOPSY have just shared the video for the new song “Shepherd.” Watch it below.
Cristina Scabbia of Lacuna Coil “There is a little bit less respect for music which is kind of sad”.
Italian Alt-Metal superstars Lacuna Coil recently wrapped a co-headline U.S. tour with All That Remains. In the video below, singer and lyricist Cristina Adriana Chiara Scabbia took the time to chat with Zoran Theodorovic aka. The Mighty Zee when they… Read More ›
Amorphis and Delain are currently co-headlining a North American tour with Anneke van Giersbergen joining them as opening act.
Aftershock Festival is an event where simply parking and getting in can be an adventure in itself. It’s held at Discovery Park, along the confluence of the Sacramento and American rivers, between Natoma’s and downtown Sacramento. Besides the traditional methods… Read More ›
Heavy-rock band LUCIFER have just announced their third and final leg of their North American headline tour today.
Austin, TX based Rock Band BLACK HEART SAINTS has released the official music video for “Crazy,” the second single off of their newest EP, Misery. “Crazy” picks up where the last single, “Lines,” left off: we’ve seen the band get lost in the… Read More ›
Philadelphia’s VARIALS have teamed up with Decibel to premiere the video for the title track to their explosive forthcoming album In Darkness, out tomorrow, October 11, via Fearless Records. The album is available for pre-order here. Watch + listen below.
Dutch metal band Delain rocked the Ace of Spades on the night of October the 8th. From the start the symphonic metal band’s guitarist Timo Somers and bassist Otto Schimmel Penninck rallied the crowd with their opening song “Burning Bridges”,… Read More ›
It’s been a busy week for MACHINE HEAD. The Bay Area titans announced their “An Evening With” tour for Winter 2020, featuring three hours and two sets, on Monday.
Aftershock 2020 will return to Discovery Park on October 9th, 10th & 11th, 2020.
Stoner death metal icons CANNABIS CORPSE unleash true stoner terror with their music video for the new song, “Dawn of Weed Possession!” The track is taken from the band’s upcoming release, ‘Nug So Vile,’ which is due on November 1. The video, which… Read More ›
Athenar of MIDNIGHT – “Putting out a record on the same label as Slayer and Nasty Savage it’s pretty surreal”
In the video below.The Mighty Zee aka. Zoran Theodorovic of Capital Chaos TV chats with Athenar of MIDNIGHT @ The UC Theater in Berkeley, California October 5th, 2019
Cosmic death metal band BLOOD INCANTATION announce the release of their much-anticipated second full-length album, Hidden History of the Human Race.
For over a decade at the world’s largest outdoor metal festival Wacken Open Air, independent metal bands from around the globe have been performing in front of thousands and competing against one another for one to be crowned champion of the… Read More ›
Visionary media collective STARSET have carved out a unique path as part cinematic rock band, part conceptual storytellers, weaving an intricate narrative through multimedia and redefining the concept of a truly immersive entertainment experience.
Technical death metal Egyptologists NILE are proud to reveal their ninth album, Vile Nilotic Rites, will be released on November 1st via Nuclear Blast.
Let Freedom Ring! After what seemed like an eternity, MACHINE HEAD are thrilled to announce the much anticipated North American tour, celebrating the Burn My Eyes 25th Anniversary on the heels of what is already shaping up to be one of the monster European/UK… Read More ›
During their performance at Rock in Rio Festival last Friday, Brazil’s metal icons SEPULTURA unveiled the first details of their upcoming studio album, and now want to make it official for their worldwide fanbase; the band’s next full-length release will… Read More ›
Earlier this year, Obituary announced, the dates for a fall North American headlining tour. Abbath, Midnight and Devil Master are joining them as supports. Capital Chaos TV were at the Berkeley, California show to capture the full effect. Remaining dates… Read More ›
Italian Alt-Metal superstars Lacuna Coil opened their set with Blood, Tears, Dust and played fan favorites like Spellbound, Our Truth and of course the last song of their set “Nothing Stands in Our Way” had some of the hardcore fans… Read More ›
Finnish Folk Metal Superstars Korpiklaani are currently touring North America with their label mates Eluveitie. On the Oakland, California of the tour, our Alex Macias was on hand to capture the mayhem.
Gone In April features musicians from Testament, Death, Quo Vadis, Märchenbilder and Vivaldi Metal Project and combines elements of symphonic, death, speed and folk metal in a compelling and aggressive blend sure to please a wide audience. Alex Macias was… Read More ›
Could Copenhagen become the new death doom capital? If so, one of the main reasons would be Konvent! Founded in 2015, the collective stoically trudges through the blackest mires – following in the footsteps of Mythic, Paradise Lost, Skepticism and… Read More ›
Green Bay death metal quartet MICAWBER have unleashed a deadly and powerful cover of King Diamond’s classic, Welcome Home!
American melodic metalcore band All That Remains performance at the Berkeley UC Theatre on October 2nd was nothing short of phenomenal. From setting the mood with the first song “This Calling” to the last song “Two Weeks”, the energetic band… Read More ›
Belgian death metal outfit CARNATION have released the brand new live footage for the track “Plaguebreeder,” which is taken from the band’s debut album. ‘Chapel of Abhorrence’. The video was recorded during their performance at the Alcatraz Festival in Belgium… Read More ›
Norwegian black metal titans ABBATH have premiered the official music video for the song “Hecate,” which is taken from the band’s latest full length ‘Outstrider.’ The video, which was shot by Francisco Munoz, can be seen below.