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.
Gore Metal maniacs EXHUMED share the third single “Playing With Fear” before their new album Horror is out this Friday, October 4th. Listen now below.
Tribulation in the flesh. Live on stage. In front of a seated audience. At one of Stockholm’s oldest and most storied venues.
Three weeks into their ongoing 54-shows-in-54-days co-headlining tour with Enforcer, the Los Angeles-based thrash quintet Warbringer has released a new single, “Firepower Kills.”
The MOTÖRHEAD 1979 Celebration in honor of the release of the 1979 Box Set and re-release of the landmark Overkill and Bomber albums is now open to all fans! The party will take place on October 2 at Motörhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister’s favorite hangout, The Rainbow Bar &… Read More ›
Canadian Metal Band ARRIVAL OF AUTUMN has announced that they will be joining IN FLAMES and RED for their 2019 Fall / Winter Tour. Launching November 2nd in Wichita, KS, the tour winds throughout the US and Canada, ending December 20th in Dallas, TX. The group… Read More ›
Saltwound are an abbrasive new deathcore band out of Northern California. Their new music video ‘Revenant’ delivers the full buffet of beatdowns, blasts and gutterals fresh out the kitchen.
After an already standout 2019 thus far for The Artisan Era with worldwide praised albums from Warforged, Equipoise, Inferi, Inanimate Existence, and Flub, the Nashville-based label continues to look towards the future through continually expanding their roster.
In cooperation with Arising Empire, LIONHEART released their first single ‘Valley Of Death’ off their upcoming full length record »Valley Of Death« and also launched pre-orders today! »Valley Of Death« will be released on the 15th of November 2019!
Step right up, Player One! It’s time to do battle and September Mourning have the soundtrack for you with their new video for “Hiding From Heaven,” which can be seen below.
Dance Gavin Dance‘s 2011 album “Downtown Battle Mountain II‘ is the latest effort from their catalog to be given an instrumental release.
Heavy metal overlords Amon Amarth have released a brand new video for their stomping, anthemic call to arms “Shield Wall”.
If there is any doubt that SLAYER will be sorely missed once the band performs the last show of its Final World Tour on Saturday, November 30, then check out the beginning of the band’s concert, SLAYER‘s entrance on stage, and opening song, “Repentless.”
Mr. Bungle, who surprised fans last month when they unexpectedly announced several live performances, all of which sold out within moments of their on-sale, have announced the bands who will be joining them for the highly-anticipated performances.
Crossover thrash unit TOXIC HOLOCAUST will release its long-awaited new full-length, Primal Future: 2019, on October 4th via new label home, Entertainment One (“eOne”)
The Highwomen—the self-titled release from acclaimed collaborative movement formed by Brandi Carlile, Natalie Hemby, Maren Morris and Amanda Shires—debuts this week at #1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums chart, #10 on the all-genre Billboard 200 and #4 on Billboard’s Top… Read More ›
In the video below, watch ARCHSPIRE perform their latest full-length, ‘Relentless Mutation’ in its entirety @ Oakland Metro – Oakland, California May 11th, 2019
Century Media Records recently announced the signing of progressive death metal band BLACK CROWN INITIATE, formed in Reading, Pennsylvania in 2012.
Norwegian outfit Leprous have launched the second single, “Alleviate”, off their sixth studio album Pitfalls, which is set to be released on October 25th worldwide via Inside Out Music. Check out “Alleviate” in a video, directed and edited by Troll Toftenes (Vardøger Story… Read More ›
Hailing from ‘Unholywood, Killafornia’, DAVEY SUICIDE is cultivating the underground by fusing arena rock, sleaze, and industrial music with a theatrical edge.
BLOOD EAGLE is proud to announce that they have signed a worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast Records. The Denmark based death metal band is comprised of former members of VOLBEAT, MNEMIC, HATESPHERE, ILLDISPOSED, and RAUNCHY.
Portland Alt-Metal trio Veio have just released the new single and video for “Flare of Defiance”, the first single from their forthcoming Spring 2020 album Vitruvian on Silent Majority Group.
With an arsenal of technical skills ready to unleash upon the world, Bay Area natives AENIMUS are proud to announce they are heading on the road this Fall with headliners ENSIFERUM and special guests KALMAH and ABIGAIL WILLIAMS.
Calgary-based hard rock quintet KOBRA AND THE LOTUS will finally unleash their latest studio album, Evolution, this Friday, September 20 via Napalm Records! Following up on the previous releases of new tracks “Burn” and “Get The F*ck Out Of Here”,… Read More ›
Finnish industrial metal / aggrotech act KING SATAN has announced the release date for their second album I WANT YOU TO WORSHIP SATAN and it’s 22nd of November 2019.
German thrash metal giants KREATOR are excited to welcome Frédéric Leclercq as their new bass player.
Canadian heavy music artist Devin Townsend released his acclaimed new album ‘EMPATH’ in March, and will embark on the ‘EMPATH – European Tour Vol. 1’ later this year. In advance of that, he has launched a brand new animated video for the… Read More ›
Atlanta, Georgia’s FOZZY recently hit the road for their Unleashed In The West headline tour, which included special guest Jared Nichols James, the run began September 5th in Denver and ends on September 28th in Atlanta.
Putting lead singer Dennis Lyxzén’s famous stage presence front and center, Refused have released their new single “REV001.”
With the second single Finnish melodic death metal masters INSOMNIUM are releasing the title track of their new masterpiece “HEART LIKE A GRAVE”, out October 4th, 2019. Watch the stunning video, filmed in the beautiful Finnish landscape of Koli national park, below.
Ghoulish horror fiends WEDNESDAY 13 have released a visualizer for a new single titled “Bring Your Own Blood.” The track is found on the band’s upcoming album, Necrophaze, that’s out on September 27th via Nuclear Blast Records.
Legendary grunge rockers ALICE IN CHAINS recently performed at Shoreline Amphitheater – Mountain View, California. Our gal Jennifer Black was on hand to capture their intensity.
In the video below, watch an entire set of IRON MAIDEN performing classics @ Golden 1 Center – Sacramento, California
Headbangers 3SD and DAMAGE INC. recently performed at The Boardwalk in Orangevale, California as part of Bandhoppers showcase. Zoran Theodorovic aka. The Mighty Z was on hand to capture their intensity.
Inspired by legendary pillars of heavy metal such as Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, The Scorpions, and Rush, IRON KINGDOM is well known for their energetic and electrifying stage presence, as well as intricate musical melodies that bring listeners back to a time… Read More ›
Legendary former Megadeth guitarist Chris Poland has announced he has signed to David Ellefson’s relaunched COMBAT RECORDS label, who will release a deluxe reissue of his 1990 solo debut RETURN TO METALOPOLIS in November.
Gore Metal maniacs EXHUMED share the “Naked, Screaming, and Covered in Blood” music video. Watch the SoCal Cinema directed NSFW (nudity, blood) video below.
Tampa, Florida rockers UNDEROATH recently performed at Shoreline Amphitheater – Mountain View, California as support to ALICE IN CHAINS and KORN. Our gal Jennifer Black was on hand to capture their intensity.
Formed by singer/pianist Margarita Monet and guitarist Dave Bates in 2011, Los Angeles based Edge Of Paradise has made a name for themselves in the metal scene with the release of well-received independent albums and heavy touring both nationally and… Read More ›
Inglewood, California rockers FEVER 333 recently performed at Shoreline Amphitheater – Mountain View, California as support to ALICE IN CHAINS and KORN. Our gal Jennifer Black was on hand to capture their intensity.
Toronto, ON based Dark Alternative Rock Band A PRIMITIVE EVOLUTION has released the official music video which can be seen below for “Becoming.” Directed by A.P.E. and Davey Bones, “Becoming” is the title track off of the band’s recent album,… Read More ›
Bay Area thrash legends DEATH ANGEL have announced they’ll be hitting the road this fall for a headlining North American tour with openers EXMORTUS and HELLFIRE.
Baltimore, Maryland’s OG Deathcore unit, WHISTERIA COTTAGE, is set to interrupt your broadcast yet again! Check out the fantastic lyric video for the track, ‘Confined,’ below.
Italian Technical Death Metal force HIDEOUS DIVINITY have just released their first single and music video for “THE EMBALMER” today. Check out the video, which was created by contemporary performance artist OLIVIER DE SAGAZAN (www.olivierdesagazan.com), below. The track is off the band’s… Read More ›
Bakersfield, California rockers KORN recently performed at Shoreline Amphitheater – Mountain View, California with ALICE IN CHAINS and UNDEROATH as support. Our gal Jennifer Black was on hand to capture their intensity.
Creator-Destructor Records announces the details for Heavenly Skies, the second album from Redwood City, California symphonic/melodic death metal quintet CREPUSCLE. Alongside the LP’s street date and full details, preorders and the lead single and title track to the album have also been… Read More ›
Critically acclaimed Arizona death metal band GATECREEPER share “Everlasting”, the second single off their highly anticipated new album Deserted, coming October 4th on Relapse Records. Listen now below.
Fozzy, featuring legendary wrestler Chris Jericho, is coming for you very soon. Following up to 2017’s Judas, and on the heels of their August 29, 2019 release of their new, badass single, Nowhere to Run, Fozzy is making a stop… Read More ›
Having just announced the release of their upcoming EP, Explorers, UNLEASH THE ARCHERS top up this week’s news by dropping their new single, “Northwest Passage”. The original song was written and performed by Canadian musician Stan Rogers, but even though the song has been… Read More ›
Rise Records and Tiger Army are excited to present “Last Ride,” the third track to be lifted from the band’s forthcoming studio album, Retrofuture. Out on Friday, September 13.
Sprint is hooking you up with tickets to City of Trees 2019!
Instrumental progressive metal band ESSENCE OF DATUM are now streaming their entire new album, ‘Spellcrying Machine!’ The record will hit the stores today, August 30. You can listen to ‘Spellcrying Machine’ below.
Fresh off the ‘Cybernetic Terror Tour’, US melodic metal band “Helion Prime”, announce that they’re officially welcoming YouTube host and veteran metal vocalist, Mary Zimmer (ex-White Empress, ex-Luna Mortis) as the full-time vocalist of Helion Prime.
Portland death metal band VITRIOL released their new song and music video for “I Drown Nightly” today with Kerrang! Watch the video below. The track is off of the band’s debut full-length album To Bathe from the Throat of Cowardice out on September 6th via Century… Read More ›
International extreme power metal superstars DRAGONFORCE have announced live dates in the US, Canada, UK, and Europe starting this fall and running through early 2020. Following a summer festival run, DRAGONFORCE will kick off their North American headlining tour October 1st in Tucson,… Read More ›
This November/December, Cattle Decapitation will headline “The Geocidal Tendencies Tour” in North America, featuring Atheist, Full of Hell, Primitive Man, Author & Punisher, and Vitriol as support. The extensive trek will kick off just before the release of Cattle Decapitation’s… Read More ›
CORROSION OF CONFORMITY will kick off the second leg of their North American headlining tour this week. The A Quest To Believe, A Call To The Void II Tour, set to commence on July 26th in Poughkeepsie, New York and… Read More ›
Sacramento, California rockers NOVA SUTRO recently held their debut record release party at The Boardwalk with their homies in Judhead and Wendell & The Puppets as support. Our gal Jennifer Black was on hand to capture their intensity.
A 4-piece band from Kansas City, Young Medicine combines power-pop choruses, metal instrumentation, and keytar electronics that wouldn’t be out of place in an 80’s cinema. On bass they have Peter, on drums it’s Michael, on guitar and vocals it’s… Read More ›
Inspired by legendary pillars of heavy metal such as Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, The Scorpions, and Rush, IRON KINGDOM is well known for their energetic and electrifying stage presence, as well as intricate musical melodies that bring listeners back to… Read More ›
Legendary death metal titans MORBID ANGEL will blaze US stages this fall on a month-long headlining tour. The 2019 USA Sickness Tour begins November 21st in Houston, Texas and runs through December 21st in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Support will be provided by… Read More ›
The wait is over! Following up on the release of their most recent full-length album, 2016’s King of Everything, and this year’s Micro EP, Ukrainian modern metal frontrunners JINJER return with their game changing new album, Macro.
Italy’s symphonic metal band ASTRALIUM have just unleashed their latest video ‘Rising Waves From The Ocean’ featuring Sabaton guitarist Tomas Johansson doing special guest vocals. The video is in support of their debut album “Land Of Eternal Dreams”, due out this Friday, August 23rd via Rockshots Records (worldwide release) and… Read More ›
Chicago based Progressive Thrash Metal Band AFTERMATH has released the lyric video for “Temptation Overthrown”, and is the fifth single off of their recently released LP, There is Something Wrong, which is available in physical CD in stores and online at Amazon, Barnes and Noble, FYE and other… Read More ›
Legendary Sacramento based Chug Chug quartet Judhead recently pummeled the crowd @ The Boardwalk with their friends in Nova Sutro. Our gal Jennifer Black was on hand to feel the fire.
Canadian blackened death horde NECRONOMICON have partnered with Exclaim! to premiere “Paradise Lost”, the first single from their upcoming record, ‘UNUS’. You can listen to the song below.
“A Resonance Lingers in WRVTH’s Farewell Album” Winds of sorrow, aggression, hope and introspection push through in the Northern California band’s final album No Rising Sun. Rain in summer vibes keep coming to mind when figuring out the stance on… Read More ›
Sonoran death metal legion GATECREEPER and Gore metal maniacs EXHUMED announce a co-headlining US tour through the Fall. Both bands will tour in support of their new albums Deserted & Horror – both out on October 4th.
Thrash metal trailblazers HAVOK have just announced their U.S. headline tour with support from Vio-lence and Axeslasher. The band will be hitting the road this October for the West coast tour starting October 15th in Colorado Springs and wrapping on… Read More ›
In the video below, watch and entire set of MISFITS perform classics @ Psycho Las Vegas 2019 – Las Vegas, Nevada
Northern California rockers THROUGH THE FLAMES recently pummeled the crowd @ The Boardwalk as part of the Sacramento Maidens Of Metal Inaugural Show. Our gal Jennifer Black was on hand to feel the fire.