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  • AS PARADISE FALLS reveal new video ‘Dead Message’

    AS PARADISE FALLS reveal new video ‘Dead Message’

    AS PARADISE FALLS reveal new video ‘Dead Message’, announce Summer Tour Dates Watch the ‘Dead Message’ video right now New full-length album Digital Ritual out July 21, 2017 via Eclipse Records (pre-order here). Brisbane’s AS PARADISE FALLS have premiered their new music video for the song ‘Dead Message’. This is the second music video from the upcoming full-length album Digital Ritual. The video was produced by Ben Wrigley at Third Eye Visuals, and the album...Read More »
  • Evergreen Terrace: ‘Wolfbiker’ now available for the first time ever on vinyl

    Evergreen Terrace: ‘Wolfbiker’ now available for the first time ever on vinyl

    On July 14th, Metal Blade Records will release the Evergreen Terrace magnum opus Wolfbiker for the first time ever on vinyl! It has been exactly ten years since its initial release, and it’s just in time for their upcoming European summer tour! Wolfbiker will be available in following versions: –Black vinyl (EU exclusive) –Orange-brown marbled vinyl (EU exclusive – limited to 200 copies) –Lilac marbled vinyl (EU exclusive – limited to 100 copies) –Golden marbled...Read More »
  • BODY COUNT Release New Video for “Here I Go Again”

    BODY COUNT Release New Video for “Here I Go Again”

    Los Angeles Thrash Metal legends BODY COUNT have released yet another music video in the wake of their widely acclaimed new album, Bloodlust. The band’s music video for the song “Here I Go Again” is arguably their most gory and horrific offering to date, all the while showcasing frontman Ice-T’s well known fascination with the morbid side of art and playing the villain. Only befitting for such a video, the band has partnered with some...Read More »
  • SOiL and Saving Abel to Join Forces on “Redneck Rebellion Tour” 2017

    SOiL and Saving Abel to Join Forces on “Redneck Rebellion Tour” 2017

    Heavy rock mainstays SOiL and Saving Abel will join forces on the aptly titled “Redneck Rebellion Tour” in September and October 2017. In a co-headlining venture, each band will rotate slots throughout the tour and both perform a full set. Joining the rebellion will be openers Kirra. “We’ve had a blast hanging with the Saving Abel guys on various one-off dates and festivals,” states SOiL bassist Tim King. “It was definitely time that we combined...Read More »
  • ARCH ENEMY Reveal Details on  New Album “Will To Power”

    ARCH ENEMY Reveal Details on New Album “Will To Power”

    Metal powerhouse ARCH ENEMY are ready to bring their fierce brand of metal to audiences worldwide as they announce details on their upcoming album, “Will To Power”, out September 8, 2017 via Century Media Records. The band are excited to reveal the album’s captivating cover artwork, as shown above, designed by Alex Reisfar. Guitarist Michael Amott commented on the artwork: “It was a pleasure working with Alex Reisfar on the ‘Will to Power’ cover artwork,...Read More »
  • Goatwhore streams new single, “Mankind Will Have No Mercy”

    Goatwhore streams new single, “Mankind Will Have No Mercy”

    Mankind Will Have No Mercy” is the latest single from New Orleans metal legion Goatwhore. The punishing hymn comes by way of the band’s anticipated new full-length, Vengeful Ascension, set for worldwide release this Friday, June 23rd, via Metal Blade Records. Check out the audio menace of “Mankind Will Have No Mercy” at: metalblade.com/goatwhore – where the record can also be pre-ordered in the following formats: –Digipak CD –Limited “spell book” edition including two CDs...Read More »
  • Stryper Appears To Have Parted Ways With Bassist Tim Gaines

    Stryper Appears To Have Parted Ways With Bassist Tim Gaines

    Christian metal band Stryper no longer list Tim Gaines as a band member on it’s official website. After much speculation about Gaines’ status in the band and numerous posts, mostly, from lead singer Michael Sweet that seemed to indicate a rift between the band, or at least Michael Sweet and Tim Gaines, it now looks as if Tim Gaines tenure with band is done. While nothing official has been announced yet, removing Gaines from the...Read More »
  • THUNDERMOTHER PREMIERES “WE FIGHT FOR ROCK N ROLL” VIDEO THROUGH SLEAZE ROXX

    THUNDERMOTHER PREMIERES “WE FIGHT FOR ROCK N ROLL” VIDEO THROUGH SLEAZE ROXX

    THUNDERMOTHER PREMIERES “WE FIGHT FOR ROCK N ROLL” VIDEO THROUGH SLEAZE ROXX Swedish female hard rockers Thundermother have returned with a new single, “We Fight For Rock N’ Roll” releasing a video to coincide with the track.  The band has teamed up with Sleaze Roxx for the premiere of the video. The band’s new lineup, featuring new members lead vocalist Guernica Mancini, bassist Sara Pettersson and drummer Emlee Johansson, who join guitarist and founding member Filippa Nassil,...Read More »
  • Seven Spires Add The “Extreme” To Their Symphonic Metal With New Video for “The Paradox”

    Seven Spires Add The “Extreme” To Their Symphonic Metal With New Video for “The Paradox”

    One month after releasing the official video for “The Cabaret of Dreams”,the symphonic metal wonder Seven Spires is back with a brand new video for“The Paradox”, another exciting song off their highly anticipated concept album “Solveig“. This song marks the first step towards the resolution of the storyline’s dramatic tension. The cabaret’s lights are now subdued and the master of the house is preparing to speak, knowing that her confession may tear her bewitching mask...Read More »
  • Small Town Titans Release New Single “Too Much To Dream”

    Small Town Titans Release New Single “Too Much To Dream”

    Small Town Titans have released an acoustic version of their brand new single titled “Too Much To Dream” that was based off of a poem written by one of their fans, Don Mattox, a veteran of the U.S. Military. In addition, the band has launched a PledgeMusic Campaign for pre-orders of the official single which will be accompanied by a music video. While touring across the U.S. last year, the band met a fan named...Read More »
  • MOONSPELL ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM ‘1755’

    MOONSPELL ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM ‘1755’

    MOONSPELL ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM ‘1755’ OUT NOVEMBER 3RD!   SPECIAL PORTUGESE SHOWS PLANNED TO COINCIDE WITH RELEASE! NAPALM RECORDS, MOONSPELL and Alma Mater Records (band’s owned label) are proud to announce that in support of their new album ‘1755‘, there will be three shows in Portugal to coincide with the albums release.  ‘1755’ is a concept album, sung in Portuguese, about the Great Lisbon Earthquake, of 1755. MOONSPELL will have a double date hometown- show in...Read More »
  • ADRENALINE MOB Reveal “King Of The Ring” Guitar Play Through Video

    ADRENALINE MOB Reveal “King Of The Ring” Guitar Play Through Video

    ADRENALINE MOB founding member and guitarist Mike Orlando has teamed up with GEAR GODS to reveal a play through video for their blistering single, “King of The Ring”, taken from their newest effort, “We The People”, out now via Century Media Records. “We The People” was self-recorded, mixed and mastered at Orlando’s Sonic Stomp Studios and features 13 energetic, fist-raising and foot-stomping tracks that put the hard back in hard rock and the heavy back...Read More »
  • King Leviathan announce debut album ‘Paean Heretica’

    King Leviathan announce debut album ‘Paean Heretica’

    King Leviathan announce debut album ‘Paean Heretica’, due out 5th August on Infernum Records King Leviathan, hailing from Brighton UK have gathered quite the following since releasing their critically acclaimed 2015 E.P ‘The Shrine’, spreading their “Black Mass” to Bloodstock Open Air and several iterations of Mammothfest as well as touring the UK with the likes of Wretched Soul, Abhorrent Decimation and Meta-Stasis. The south coast act have become known for their combination of extreme...Read More »
  • THE NEW ROSES Unveil Track List For New Album!

    THE NEW ROSES Unveil Track List For New Album!

    THE NEW ROSES Unveil Track List For New Album! ‘One More For The Road’ Now Available For Pre-Order! Rock juggernauts THE NEW ROSES are set to return with their brand new album ‘One More For The Road‘, is set to be released August 25th on Napalm Records! Just recently the 4-piece band from Wiesbaden, Germany, unveiled first details about their upcoming new record (find out MORE ). Today the track listing has been revealed and...Read More »
  • Spinefarm Records Adds Three New Bands To It’s Roster

    Spinefarm Records Adds Three New Bands To It’s Roster

    Spinefarm Adds Three New Bands To Its Roster   Entheos, the metal quartet lauded for crafting technically masterful, conceptual music, have signed to Spinefarm. The band features one-time members of highly respected heavy bands Animals as Leaders, The Faceless, and Scale the Summit, and they have shared the stage with Black Dahlia Murder, Veil of Maya, and other metal heavyweights. Entheos are currently working on their highly anticipated second album and Spinefarm debut, which is expected this...Read More »
  • ORPHANED LAND Announce Headlining U.S. Fall Tour Dates

    ORPHANED LAND Announce Headlining U.S. Fall Tour Dates

    ORPHANED LAND Announce First North American Tour Dates in Six Years with PAIN and Voodoo Kungfu Band To Make Debut Performance at ProgPower USA Festival in Atlanta, GA 25th Anniversary Compilation, “Orphaned Land & Friends” Out Now Across Digital Platforms ORPHANED LAND are excited to reveal plans for a headlining North American tour later this fall following their featured performance at the prestigious ProgPower USA festival in Atlanta, GA on September 6. The tour will...Read More »
  • IMPLORE Finish Recording Sept. 22 release, “Subjugate”

    IMPLORE Finish Recording Sept. 22 release, “Subjugate”

    IMPLORE Finish Recording September 22 Album, “Subjugate”, Post Studio Video Report Announce European Tour Dates with Gadget FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JULY 14, 2017  IMPLORE are excited to reveal that they have finished recording their new album, “Subjugate”, which is scheduled for release on September 22 via Century Media Records. The band has documented the recording and prepared three studio reports for you. The first one can be viewed below or via YouTube HERE. Check it out...Read More »
  • NEW ENGLAND’S MAMMOTHOR RELEASES ‘DEVOTION LOST’, NEW LYRIC VIDEO FOR ‘FAITH HEALER’

    NEW ENGLAND’S MAMMOTHOR RELEASES ‘DEVOTION LOST’, NEW LYRIC VIDEO FOR ‘FAITH HEALER’

    NEW ENGLAND Hard Rock/Metal act Mammothor have released their new LP, DEVOTION LOST, which debuted at #3 on the New England-based Bull Moose charts. The album was recorded at New Alliance Audio in Cambridge, MA (Godsmack, Powerman 5000), mixed and engineered by Kyle Paradis (I Was Awake), and mastered by Jay Frigoletto (Alice in Chains, Shinedown, Tesla, Nonpoint) at MASTERSUITE. DEVOTION is 12 tracks of full-on East Coast Rock fury, becoming the #7 most-added album...Read More »
  • ANCHORED Releases Lyric Video for “Shots ‘n’ Cookies” and Announces Summer Tour

    ANCHORED Releases Lyric Video for “Shots ‘n’ Cookies” and Announces Summer Tour

    ANCHORED Releases Lyric Video for “Shots ‘n’ Cookies” and Announces Summer Tour ANCHORED comes straight out of Dallas, Texas. The band originally formed in 2009 with vocalist Brandan Narrell, drummer Matt Clark, and guitarist Joel Estes. Later, lead guitarist Michael Thomas and bass player Greg Betsworth completed the band. This gang of five packs a punch and produces loud, hard-hitting rock’n’roll. ANCHORED’s new album, “Beneath the Surface,” is out now via Pavement Entertainment and features...Read More »
  • HE IS LEGEND ANNOUNCE HOT LIKE SAUCE TOUR

    HE IS LEGEND ANNOUNCE HOT LIKE SAUCE TOUR

    He Is Legend will embark on a headline tour this summer. The band, which premiered the song “Gold Dust” HERE, will bring the sizzle this summer and hit the road on the Hot Like Sauce Tour, which runs from July 14 through August 23. The tour features support from Islander, To Speak of Wolves, andBad Seed Rising. He Is Legend dropped their Spinefarm debut few earlier this year. It debuted at No. 1 on the...Read More »
  • DAYSEEKER RELEASE “ABANDON” VIDEO

    DAYSEEKER RELEASE “ABANDON” VIDEO

    DAYSEEKER RELEASE “ABANDON” VIDEO – WATCH   SPINEFARM DEBUT DREAMING IS SINKING /// WAKING IS RISINGOUT JULY 14 Southern California’s DAYSEEKER will release their Spinefarm debut Dreaming Is Sinking /// Waking Is Rising on July 14. Following last week’s video premiere for  “Vultures,” which premiered at Alternative Press, the band has shared another new song and video to the delight of fans eager to hear more of DIS///WIR. Watch the video for “Abandon” HERE. Dayseeker will hit...Read More »
  • THE FRIGHT Sign Worldwide Deal With SPV/Steamhammer

    THE FRIGHT Sign Worldwide Deal With SPV/Steamhammer

    THE FRIGHT, hailing from Leipzig Germany, just inked a worldwide deal with Steamhammer / SPV. The new album by the German Dark Rockers is already recorded and was produced by the very well known Waldemar Sorychta (Lacuna Coil, Sodom, Tiamat, Moonspell, The Gathering etc.) who created a top-notch sound for the band. The release is targeted for autumn this year. More information on this will follow soon. Lon Fright (Vocals THE RIGHT) on the signing: “This...Read More »
  • THE LURKING FEAR Reveal Album Details for “Out Of The Voiceless Grave”

    THE LURKING FEAR Reveal Album Details for “Out Of The Voiceless Grave”

    THE LURKING FEAR Reveal Cover Artwork & Tracklist For Debut Album, “Out Of The Voiceless Grave” Album Release Scheuduled For August 11 via Century Media Records Swedish Death Metallers THE LURKING FEAR will soon release their debut album, “Out Of The Voiceless Grave”, worldwide on August 11, 2017 via CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS.  The cover artwork for “Out Of The Voiceless Grave”, which was designed by Stefan Thanneur, can be seen above and the tracklisting for the album...Read More »
  • Guitarist Ray Suhy (Six Feet Under, Cannabis Corpse) Drops New Song

    Guitarist Ray Suhy (Six Feet Under, Cannabis Corpse) Drops New Song

    As the excitement continues to build and Ray Suhy gears up for the release of his “Fulmination” EP June 16th, he has teamed up with Dread Central for an exclusive premiere of the track “Cess Pool”.  Listen HERE. For those that want to see Ray in action, head over to Gear Gods, to watch an exclusive playthrough video where Ray “invokes open string madness” on the title track “Fulmination” HERE. Guitarist Ray Suhy of the...Read More »
  • OBITUARY Announce “Battle of the Bays” North American Co-Headlining Tour with Exodus

    OBITUARY Announce “Battle of the Bays” North American Co-Headlining Tour with Exodus

    Tampa Bay Florida Death Metal Godfathers OBITUARY collide with Bay Area Thrash Metal Kings EXODUS for another epic Battle of the Bays this Fall! The two American legends went to war in Europe last year and are now bringing the Battle to America this time with support from POWER TRIP and DUST BOLT. The co-headlining tour kicks off September 14 in Durham, NC and ends on October 15 in Baton Rouge, LA. Tickets go on sale...Read More »
  • Wayward Sons To Release “Ghosts Of Yet To Come”

    Wayward Sons To Release “Ghosts Of Yet To Come”

    Wayward Sons are delighted to announce the release of their debut album“Ghosts Of Yet To Come” on September 15th via Frontiers Music Srl.   Wayward Sons is a UK guitar act made up of Toby Jepson (Vocals/Guitar), Sam Wood (Guitar), Nic Wastell (Bass), Dave Kemp (Keys) and Phil Martini (Drums). They have an impressive resume of groups they have previously worked with – Little Angels, Gun, Spear Of Destiny, Treason Kings and Chrome Molly to...Read More »
  • Secret Sphere Spread “Kindness” With New Video

    Secret Sphere Spread “Kindness” With New Video

    New Album “The Nature of Time” Out Now on Frontiers Music Srl   Secret Sphere brings music to a new level on “The Nature of Time” – another brilliant performance of progressive metal with a touch of power that shows off the band’s “Commitment,” “Faith,” “Reliance, “Courage” and total “Honesty.”  The songwriting has never been better from one of Italy’s finest exports. -Metal Underground “The Nature Of Time”, celebrates Secret Sphere’s 20 years of hard...Read More »
  • Tombs streams new album, ‘The Grand Annihilation’

    Tombs streams new album, ‘The Grand Annihilation’

    Brooklyn’s Tombs will release their fourth full-length, The Grand Annihilation, via Metal Blade Records. Produced once again by Erik Rutan (Cannibal Corpse, Soilent Green, Belphegor, Hate Eternal), The Grand Annihilation remains rooted in the blackened, post-metallic sound that the band has become known for since 2007’s self-titled EP, while also being their most experimental record to-date. To hear the album in full, please visit Noisey.Vice.com now for the exclusive stream, before release date: https://noisey.vice.com/en_us/article/stream-tombss-powerful-new-album-the-grand-annihilation To...Read More »
  • Riverdogs Release New Video For “American Dream”

    Riverdogs Release New Video For “American Dream”

    Riverdogs Release New Video For “American Dream”   New Album “California” Out July 7th On Frontiers Music Srl   Featuring Rob Lamothe, Nick Brophy, Vivian Campbell and Marc Danzeisen  As the release of their new album (July 7th) “California” draws closer,Riverdogs have unveiled their music video for “American Dream”.  Jamie Brown for Smoking Guns Productions directed the video and it was shot in one day on location in the high desert north east of Los Angeles....Read More »
  • DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT Release Video for “Offer Your Light”

    DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT Release Video for “Offer Your Light”

    The DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT have been on the road for the majority of 2017 thus far as they continue to support the group’s latest album Transcendence. Yesterday Devin was in attendance at the Metal Hammer Golden Gods ceremony in London, where he was given the event’s “Riff Lord” award, which has been previously bestowed upon the likes of Dave Mustaine, Brian May, and Phil Campbell In response to being recognized and given such a high honor,...Read More »
  • ALL-FEMALE TEXAS PUNK ROCK BAND TRICOUNTY TERROR TO RELEASE THEIR LATEST OFFERING VIA EMP UNDERGROUND

    ALL-FEMALE TEXAS PUNK ROCK BAND TRICOUNTY TERROR TO RELEASE THEIR LATEST OFFERING VIA EMP UNDERGROUND

    TRICOUNTY TERROR, the all-female Punk hellions of Texas, are set to release their self-titled major independent debut via EMP UNDERGROUND/EMP LABEL GROUP October 6th. TRICOUNTY TERROR are five sexy, savage, whiskey shootin’ ladies from Texas, who are steeped in the fast, heavy, loud roar and punch of Southern-Inspired Punk Rock. Having played with scum-rock heroes such as The Murder Junkies, Antiseen, Hellstomper, The Hookers, Saint Vitus, Orange Goblin, and more, with the partnership with EMP...Read More »
  • All-Female Four Piece Band EXIT EDEN Announces Debut Album “Rhapsodies in Black”!

    All-Female Four Piece Band EXIT EDEN Announces Debut Album “Rhapsodies in Black”!

    Four musicians from four different countries with four entirely different biographies, yet all stemming from the world of Rock, now united in one band: EXIT EDEN! The all-female four piece ensemble unites all attributes ascribed to the new millennium: cosmopolitan, self-confident-independent and ready to do their very own thing! Despite their diversity, the four singers Amanda Somerville, Clémentine Delauney, Marina La Torraca and Anna Brunner blend together personally as superbly as they do vocally with...Read More »
  • Travelin Jack – To Release New Album “Commencing Countdown”

    Travelin Jack – To Release New Album “Commencing Countdown”

    You can’t design rock´n`roll at the drawing board. You have to feel it from within, be really passionate if you want to play this music authentically and convincingly. Flo The Fly, guitarist with Berlin rock group Travelin Jack, refers to this phenomenon as “self-entertainment”, putting his band’s philosophy in a nutshell. He and his three comrades-in-arms, vocalist Alia Spaceface, bassist Steve Burner and drummer Montgomery Shell, are prototypes of passionate rock musicians who won’t be...Read More »
  • Former W.A.S.P. Guitarist Chris Holmes Launches New Video ; Adds New Tour Dates !

    Former W.A.S.P. Guitarist Chris Holmes Launches New Video ; Adds New Tour Dates !

    Today, the legendary ex-WASP guitarist Chris Holmes has launched a brand new video for the song “TFMF”. “TFMF” is taken from his solo album “Shitting Bricks”. In addition, 6 more dates have been added to the “BE SOMEBODY” European tour from his band Chris Holmes’ MEAN MAN ! Chris Holmes’ MEAN MAN toured Europe last year and with returning it will be even bigger and better ! Chris Holmes’ Mean Man play no less than...Read More »
  • MAKE AMERICA ROCK AGAIN Tour is Back this Summer,

    MAKE AMERICA ROCK AGAIN Tour is Back this Summer,

    The MAKE AMERICA ROCK AGAIN Tour is Back this Summer, Featuring Our Generation’s Top Heavy Rock Artists   Don’t Miss this Summer’s Biggest Hard Rock Party: Creed’s SCOTT STAPP & Full Band Performing Creed Hits SICK PUPPIES DROWNING POOL TRAPT ADELITAS WAY + More of your favorite bands appearing on select dates!   Tickets On-Sale this Friday, June 2 | More Information: www.MakeAmericaRockAgain.com The MAKE AMERICA ROCK AGAIN tour is back for its second annual...Read More »
  • Un-Released Drum-Cam Footage Of Former Megadeth Drummer Nick Menza

    Un-Released Drum-Cam Footage Of Former Megadeth Drummer Nick Menza

    Professionally filmed, two camera mix video clip from some of the most sought after final un-released drum recordings of the late MEGADETH drummer Nick Menza playing along to the band’s classic song “SHE-WOLF” can be seen below. The video and audio from this session was captured in 2014 at Uberbeatz Studios in Seattle, Washington and was supposed to be used for Nick’s first ever instructional DVD, “Intense Mega Drumming” produced and directed by Kari Pearson...Read More »
  • New York City’s STATION Kick Off Summer Tour

    New York City’s STATION Kick Off Summer Tour

    New York City’s STATION Kick Off Summer Tour in Raleigh, NC   New Single “All You Need Is A Heartbeat” Available Now (Photo Credit: Steven Lane) New York City hard rockers STATION are now traveling up and down the East Coast before they wrap things up with a huge hometown headlining show in New York, NY at The Gramercy Theater. The trek kicks off tomorrow, June 16th at The Maywood in Raleigh, N.C. STATION recently...Read More »
  • Interview With Jeff Clinton From AZRAEL’S BANE

    Interview With Jeff Clinton From AZRAEL’S BANE

    Today, I had the privilege to do an online chat with Jeff Clinton, guitarist for Azrael’s Bane. Azrael’s Bane have been making great music for years. Being more of a traditional metal band, they bring back the great heavy rock sound of the 80’s. Check out the XS ROCK version of 20 questions with Jeff: XS ROCK: Tell me about the latest band news? Any new projects coming out, live shows or announcements? Jeff: Just...Read More »
  • GODS OF SILENCE To Release ‘Neverland’ Album

    GODS OF SILENCE To Release ‘Neverland’ Album

    Swiss melodic metal band, GODS OF SILENCE, will release it’s debut album ‘Neverland‘, on September 8 via ROAR! Rock Of Angels Records. GODS OF SILENCE‘s new album ‘Neverland‘, includes 11 tracks and was procduced, mixed and mastered by Dennis Ward(Unisonic, Pink Cream 69). The album/cover artwork was made byStan W Decker (Masterplan, Vanden Plas, Resurrection Kings, Stryper). “Neverland” track listing: 01. Gods of Silence (Intro) 02. Army of Liars 03. Against the Wall 04. Neverland 05. Full...Read More »
  • GWAR to embark on the “Vans’ Warped Tour”; new album details revealed!

    GWAR to embark on the “Vans’ Warped Tour”; new album details revealed!

    GWAR to embark on the “Vans’ Warped Tour” tomorrow; new album details revealed! For the first time ever, Antarctic Alien Overlords GWAR will hit the road beginning tomorrow as part of the “Vans’ Warped Tour.” The tour crisscrosses the United States, running through August 6th in Pomona, CA. A complete list of dates can be found below. Last week, during GWAR‘s “Vans’ Warped Tour” social media takeover, the band announced the name of their forthcoming...Read More »
  • THE INTERBEING RELEASE NEW SINGLE “PINNACLE OF THE STRAIN”!

    THE INTERBEING RELEASE NEW SINGLE “PINNACLE OF THE STRAIN”!

    THE INTERBEING RELEASE NEW SINGLE “PINNACLE OF THE STRAIN”!   New Album “Among The Amorphous” will be released June 23rd! Today The Interbeing releases the third and last single from their upcoming Album “Among The Amorphous”. The video is a dark animated look into the birth of body parts and a dystopian journey through life itself. The animations are made by Floris Kaayk and taken from his short film “The Origin Of Creatures.” Watch the video HERE....Read More »
  • As Paradise Falls reveal details for new album ‘Digital Ritual’

    As Paradise Falls reveal details for new album ‘Digital Ritual’

    AS PARADISE FALLS reveal details for new album ‘Digital Ritual’ out July 21, 2017 The unstoppable Australian metal outfit AS PARADISE FALLS have revealed the album art, track listing, and release date for their long-awaited new full-length album, ‘Digital Ritual’.  The album was produced by Shane Edwards (Northlane, Trophy Eyes, Hellions) at Karma Sound Studios, and consists of eleven brand new songs. While recording ‘Digital Ritual’ in late 2015, the band’s guitarist Glen Barrie suddenly...Read More »
  • The Black Dahlia Murder to co-headline “The Summer Slaughter Tour”

    The Black Dahlia Murder to co-headline “The Summer Slaughter Tour”

    Currently finishing work on their upcoming 8th full-length, The Black Dahlia Murder will head back out on the road this summer, as co-headliners of “The Summer Slaughter Tour” with Dying Fetus! Featuring Oceano, Origin, Slaughter to Prevail, Rings Of Saturn, Betraying the Martyrs and Lorna Shore as support, this USA trek will also see The Black Dahlia Murder perform Nocturnal in its entirety, for the album’s 10-year anniversary – making this one show not to...Read More »
  • ABORTED Announce New Two Track EP, “Bathos”

    ABORTED Announce New Two Track EP, “Bathos”

    Belgium’s busy-as-a-beaver death metal sickos ABORTED have recorded two new tracks for you! The singles will be out on their forthcoming EP, “Bathos”, which will be available as a digital download via CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS on July 7, 2017. You will be able to listen to “Bathos” in advance of its release through your favorite streaming/download platform on June 30! “Bathos” is a fine example of what ABORTED have managed to achieve by hard work,...Read More »
  • THE LORDS OF ALTAMONT sign to Heavy Psych Sounds

    THE LORDS OF ALTAMONT sign to Heavy Psych Sounds

    Los Angeles rock’n’roll ambassadors THE LORDS OF THE ALTAMONT have just inked a deal with European powerhouse Heavy Psych Sounds for the release of their sixth album, due out in the fall of 2017.  THE LORDS OF ALTAMONT bring forth raw rock’n’roll fury birthed from the end of the peace and love era. What was meant to be the “Woodstock of the West”, the infamous Altamont free concert on December 6th, 1969, was instead known for its heavy drugs, motorcycle...Read More »
  • BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE SHARE LIVE VERSION OF NEW SONG “DON’T NEED YOU”

    BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE SHARE LIVE VERSION OF NEW SONG “DON’T NEED YOU”

    Bullet For My Valentine have released an official live video clip for “Don’t Need You,” evidencing the pure fire (literally and figuratively) of their two consecutive sold-out performances at the world famous Brixton Academy, London, last December. The video features footage found on the forthcoming DVD Bullet For My Valentine – Live From Brixton: Chapter Two. The shows in question saw Bullet For My Valentine perform career-spanning setlists, in addition to select performances of their classic 2005...Read More »
  • Buckcherry Singer To Release JOSH TODD & THE CONFLICT Album

    Buckcherry Singer To Release JOSH TODD & THE CONFLICT Album

    JOSH TODD & THE CONFLICT Unveil Music Video For “Year of the Tiger” New Album ‘Year of the Tiger’ Out September 15th on Century Media Pre-Order Available Now on Amazon, Apple Music, iTunes & Google Play JOSH TODD & THE CONFLICT have unveiled the powerful new music video for the title track off their debut album, Year of the Tiger, out September 15th on Century Media Records. The clip, directed by the renowned Chris Cuffaro (Pearl Jam, George Michael), is the first of...Read More »
  • SEPTICFLESH Announce New Album Codex Omega + Debut “Dante’s Inferno” 360° Video

    SEPTICFLESH Announce New Album Codex Omega + Debut “Dante’s Inferno” 360° Video

    Greek Extreme Metal Titans SEPTICFLESH Announce New AlbumCodex Omega + Debut “Dante’s Inferno” 360° Video   Codex Omega out September 1, 2017 via Prosthetic Records Pre-Order Here   Watch “Dante’s Inferno” Here Primordial, menacing and majestic; SEPTICFLESH – the gods of orchestral extreme metal – return with their new album, Codex Omega. Available September 1, 2017 in North America on Prosthetic Records, Codex Omega will be available as a 2-CD set, on purple wax vinyl as well as...Read More »
  • THUNDERMOTHER STRIKE BACK WITH NEW LINEUP AND NEW SINGLE

    THUNDERMOTHER STRIKE BACK WITH NEW LINEUP AND NEW SINGLE

    THUNDERMOTHER STRIKE BACK WITH NEW LINEUP AND NEW SINGLE Swedish sensations Thundermother are back with three new members and a new single, “We Fight For Rock N Roll,” which was just released through Despotz Records and can be purchased on iTunes. Guitarist and founder, Filippa Nässil, started Thundermother in 2009 and since their inception, the band has released two albums and played hundreds of shows. They’ve been on the road with artists such as Michael Monroe,...Read More »
  • Witch Casket Releases Music Video For “Hatred Index”

    Witch Casket Releases Music Video For “Hatred Index”

    Southern California Progressive Blackened Death Metal outfit Witch Casket has announced the release of their first music video.  The video for “Hatred Index”, the title track from their upcoming album is available now through their YouTube channel HERE.  The video was filmed in Los Angeles and directed by Matt Eskew. Lead vocalist Drogoth had this to say about the video: “We wanted to do something fairly simple for our first video with footage of the...Read More »
  • CREMATORY To Release New Live CD+DVD “Live Insurrection”

    CREMATORY To Release New Live CD+DVD “Live Insurrection”

    For over 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 live recordings, singles, EPs and compilations. The music is based on brute guitar riffs and hard-as-nails drum grooves, replete with sinister keyboard hooks and that mix of growls and clear vocals – some in English, some in...Read More »
  • Byzantine launches lyric video for new single, “Trapjaw”

    Byzantine launches lyric video for new single, “Trapjaw”

    On July 28th, Byzantine will release their new album, The Cicada Tree, via Metal Blade Records. Heralded as the most underrated band from the New Wave of American Heavy Metal Movement, Byzantine has slowly gained a cult-like following after releasing 5 genre-bending albums. 16 years underground, it’s finally time for the world to hear Byzantine! For a preview of The Cicada Tree, a lyric video for the new single “Trapjaw” has been launched online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ro5Innvk0bo...Read More »
  • ICED EARTH Release Lyric Video for New Single “Clear The Way (December 13th, 1862)”

    ICED EARTH Release Lyric Video for New Single “Clear The Way (December 13th, 1862)”

    With three days left until the release of their eagerly anticipated 12th studio album Incorruptible, ICED EARTH have unveiled a new lyric video for the latest single off the record, titled “Clear The Way (December 13th, 1862)”. The 9:30 minute epic perfectly encapsulates the strength and essence of the band’s forthcoming album. Fans can still pre-order Incorruptible and gain access to stream the already released single tracks “Seven Headed Whore”, “Raven Wing”, “Great Heathen Army”...Read More »
  • KAMELOT Announces 2018 North American Tour With Special Guests Delain and Battle Beast

    KAMELOT Announces 2018 North American Tour With Special Guests Delain and Battle Beast

    KAMELOT NORTH AMERICAN NATION! After tours around the globe,Kamelot will return to North American in April/May 2018 to support their upcoming release on Napalm Records. This tour and album is the follow-up to the band’s highest charting album worldwide “Haven” (#1 BILLBOARD HARD ROCK CHARTS). The new offering will be released in early 2018 and the first tour of the release will hit the United States and Canada, bringing their biggest production and package in the...Read More »
  • Listen To The First Song Released By Quiet Riot Featuring James Durbin On Vocals

    Listen To The First Song Released By Quiet Riot Featuring James Durbin On Vocals

    Quiet Riot continues their historic journey in 2017 with their new album,“Road Rage”. Led by drummer Frankie Banali, who is joined by veteran bassist Chuck Wright (who has been in and out of the band since 1982), guitarist Alex Grossi (who has been in the band since 2004), and new vocalist James Durbin, the band continues to be an unstoppable force in the rock ‘n roll world.  “Road Rage” is set for release August 4,...Read More »
  • SCALPEL Unleashes “Feeding the Worm” Lyric Video

    SCALPEL Unleashes “Feeding the Worm” Lyric Video

    New England Death Squad SCALPEL have released a lyric video for new single “Feeding the Worm.” The song is taken from forthcoming album Methods to Delusion. SCALPEL will self-release  Methods to Delusion on July 25. A promo video for another new song, “Labors of Loathing,” is available at this location.  Crusted severed toes nailed to walls; humans covered head to toe in needles administering horrific psychoactive chemicals; an infants head being turned to apple sauce on a kitchen counter’s...Read More »
  • Powerman 5000 Announces Upcoming Album

    Powerman 5000 Announces Upcoming Album

    Powerman 5000 have inked a worldwide deal with Pavement Entertainment. The new album “New Wave” marks the next chapter in the world of PM5K and the follow up to 2014’s highly successful “Builders of the Future.” According to vocalist Spider One, “We went a bit dirtier on this one. Ripped it up more than the last couple of records. One of the goals was to recreate the noise of the live show. Keep in the...Read More »
  • ONEGODLESS Debut Album ‘Mourner’ Streaming In Full

    ONEGODLESS Debut Album ‘Mourner’ Streaming In Full

    Dutch metallers ONEGODLESS to release their debut album ‘Mourner‘ on June 9th 2017. The CD is coming with earplugs, as the album is best to enjoy on volume at 11. The full album is available for streaming here: www.onegodlessofficial.com The album is produced by Robin Zielhorst & Tymon Kruidenier (Cynic, Exivious, Skeletor, Codex). Mixed and mastered by Tymon Kruidenier and the artwork is made by GutsArt in cooperation with Zielhorst. ONEGODLESS is founded by Dutch bass player Robin Zielhorst. Zielhorst is known for his (fretless) bass playing in bands like Cynic, Exivious, Our Oceans, various studio projects and solo performances, and joins forces...Read More »
  • DISHWALLA TO RELEASE NEW STUDIO ALBUM “JUNIPER ROAD”

    DISHWALLA TO RELEASE NEW STUDIO ALBUM “JUNIPER ROAD”

    DISHWALLA:  The platinum-selling, award-winning band with a career spanning over 2 decades and 5 albums. California Alternative Rock mainstays Dishwalla will release their 5th studio album, Juniper Road, through Pavement Entertainment worldwide digitally on June 16 and CD on July 14, 2017. In early 2017, Dishwalla launched a successful Pledge Music campaign in order for their strong diehard fan base to get an early taste of the album and other unique opportunities. The campaign was so...Read More »
  • Extreme Metal Originators VENOM INC. Return with New Full-Length Album, “Avé”

    Extreme Metal Originators VENOM INC. Return with New Full-Length Album, “Avé”

    Out August 11, 2017 via Nuclear Blast | Pre-Order Here   Listen to New Track “Dein Fleisch” Here   “Blood Stained Earth” Headline Tour with Goatwhore, Toxic Holocaust and The Convalescence Begins September 1 – Meet & Greet Packages Available! Regardless of your take on black metal forefathers Venom, they are the undisputed originators of extreme metal as we know it. Almost 40 years after their inception, the revitalized 1989-1992 line-up of guitarist Jeff “Mantas” Dunn,...Read More »
  • Dangerous Toys Celebrate 30 Years With Re-Releases of CD’s And LP’s

    Dangerous Toys Celebrate 30 Years With Re-Releases of CD’s And LP’s

    Hard Rock legends DANGEROUS TOYS, who formed in Austin, TX in 1987, celebrate 30 years as a band in 2017, and EMP LABEL GROUP is celebrating with “Dirty Thirty” Remastered CD and LP reissues of the back-half of the band’s catalog including PISSED, THE RTIST 4MERLY KNOWN AS DANGEROUS TOYS, AND XX: LIVE. Formed in 1987, with WATCHTOWER vocalist Jason McMaster, DANGEROUS TOYS released their classic Self-Titled release, and the follow up HELLACIOUS ACRES, via...Read More »
  • Six Feet Under’s Chris Barnes lends voice for upcoming animated series, ‘The Olympians’

    Six Feet Under’s Chris Barnes lends voice for upcoming animated series, ‘The Olympians’

    Six Feet Under’s Chris Barnes lends voice for upcoming animated series, ‘The Olympians’   For the first time ever, Six Feet Under‘s Chris Barnes will make a special voice-over appearance on an animated series: The Olympians – a comedy about the Greek gods falling on hard times and struggling to find a place in modern society. Recently screened at the Portland Comedy Film Fest (where it won “Best Animated Comedy”!), The Olympians is directed by...Read More »
  • HELSTAR RELEASE NEW VIDEO FOR “AWAKEN UNTO DARKNESS”

    HELSTAR RELEASE NEW VIDEO FOR “AWAKEN UNTO DARKNESS”

    Texas Power Metal Kings Helstar have released the video for “Awaken Unto Darkness”, the new single from their current LP Vampiro, a continuation of their classic 1989 Metal Blade release Nosferatu. Mixed by legendary Metal producer Bill Metoyer (with Helstar’s Larry Barragan) who also produced and mixed Nosferatu, Vampiro has been critically acclaimed, heralded as a stunning return to form for the band, garnering massive Worldwide press, and ending up dozens on “Best of 2016”...Read More »
  • MADROST Premiere: “From Sand to Dust”

    MADROST Premiere: “From Sand to Dust”

    “From Sand to Dust,” a song from forthcoming MADROST album The Essence of Time Matches No Flesh. Stream it at this location. Pre-order The Essence of Time Matches No Flesh: https://madrost.bandcamp.com/album/the-essence-of-time-matches-no-flesh MADROST returns with a new full-length album titled The Essence of Time Matches No Flesh on June 27! Featuring seven tracks of Orange County’s finest Progressive Thrash Metal from one of the scene’s most sci-fi bands! This is 37 minutes of total devastation and chaos, makes this the...Read More »
  • Europe To Release Final Countdown 30th Anniversary on DVD/Blu Ray CD Set

    Europe To Release Final Countdown 30th Anniversary on DVD/Blu Ray CD Set

    The Final Countdown: Live at Roundhouse Pre-order Final Countdown 30th Anniversary Show-Live At The Roundhouse BluRay/2CD, DVD/2CD & Super Deluxe Edition Swedish rock ‘n’ roll legends, Europe, will share their unique 30th Anniversary performance of The Final Countdown from London’s legendary Roundhouse. The Final Countdown 30th Anniversary Show – Live at the Roundhouse celebrates the multi-platinum album’s triple decade success. The band played the album in its sequential entirety during a series of selected cities...Read More »
  • ANGELSEED: ‘Dancing With The Ghosts’ Video Released

    ANGELSEED: ‘Dancing With The Ghosts’ Video Released

    Dancing With The Ghosts, the brand new cinematic video from Croatian symphonic metal band, ANGELSEED, can be seen below. The clip was filmed in Zadar by Igor Goić and KREATHIA Studio. The storyline is a slightly twisted exploration on the theme of soul cages. The fundamental idea of the storyboard is based on the five elements philosophy in Japanese Buddhism, known as godai, whose elements are Earth, Water, Fire, Wind, and Void. Every element has its...Read More »
  • Riverdogs Featuring Vivian Campbell Drop New Song “Something Inside”

    Riverdogs Featuring Vivian Campbell Drop New Song “Something Inside”

    Riverdogs Drop New Song “Something Inside”   New Album “California” Out July 7, 2017 On Frontiers Music Srl   Featuring Original Members Rob Lamothe, Nick Brophy, and Vivian Campbell The Riverdogs ARE BACK! Original members, Rob Lamothe (vocals, guitars), Nick Brophy (bass, vocals) and Vivian Campbell (lead guitar), along with long time drummer Marc Danzeisen, have reunited to record their fifth album, “California”. The album will be released on July 7, 2017 via Frontiers Music Srl. Today, the first single from “California”...Read More »
  • Def Leppard To Release Hysteria 30th Anniversary Edition With B-Sides and Extras

    Def Leppard To Release Hysteria 30th Anniversary Edition With B-Sides and Extras

    HYSTERIA 30TH ANNIVERSARY EDITIONS – AVAILABLE 4 AUGUST Def Leppard celebrate the 30th anniversary of their seminal album HYSTERIA  one of the best-selling and most influential releases in music history, with the release of Hysteria (Remastered 2017). Set to debut on August 4, the remastered anniversary edition will be released in various formats via Bludgeon Riffola/Mercury/UMe—Super Deluxe Edition, Deluxe Version, 1 CD Vanilla Version, 2-LP Black Vinyl Version, & limited edition 2-LP Colored Vinyl Version....Read More »
  • PHYLACTERY Releasing Debut Album in August

    PHYLACTERY Releasing Debut Album in August

    Canadian Thrashers PHYLACTERY Releasing Debut Album on Unspeakable Axe Records in August Edmonton, Alberta (Canada) Death Thrashers PHYLACTERY will release debut album Necromancy Enthroned through Unspeakable Axe Records on August 18. A promo video for album track “Unholy Empire” is available at https://youtu.be/SsskZnnPp-E Pre-order Necromancy Enthroned: https://goo.gl/8H66RX On Necromancy Enthroned, PHYLACTERY practices a malevolent brand of death/thrash they liken to cult favorites MORBID SAINT and their fellow countrymen SACRIFICE.  Following just one prior demo, Necromancy Enthroned is their debut full-length, which...Read More »
  • NUCLEAR Embarking on Total Thrash Eurotour 2017

    NUCLEAR Embarking on Total Thrash Eurotour 2017

    On June 9, Santiago, Chile based thrashers NUCLEAR will embark on a European tour in support of their latest release Formula For Anarchy (Candlelight/Spinefarm Records 2015). The Total Thrash Eurotour 2017 will mark the end the album promotion cycle, as the band is already working on new material for an album to to be released in 2018. The tour will see the band playing 23 dates in 9 countries: Belgium, Switzerland, Slovenia, Hungary, Austria, Czech Republic,...Read More »
  • GWAR to commandeer Vans’ #GWARped Tour social media accounts today!

    GWAR to commandeer Vans’ #GWARped Tour social media accounts today!

    Attention filthy humans: as you already know, your Lords and Masters GWAR will be hitting the road this summer as part of the Vans’ Warped Tour…scratch that…it is now called the Vans’ #GWARpedTour. That’s right, our alien overlords are working on their plans to take over the entire tour, and today they are beginning to put this plan into motion by taking over the #GWARpedTour social media accounts. Rumor has it that the band will...Read More »
  • Entrails launches new album’s title track, “World Inferno”, online

    Entrails launches new album’s title track, “World Inferno”, online

    On June 16th, Swedish death metallers Entrails will release their new album, World Inferno, worldwide via Metal Blade Records! Guitarist Jimmy Lundqvist comments: “It feels just insane to be finally unleashing the third single from our upcoming album. And with this album title song we speed it up once again and make it all into a big Inferno of Swedeath in our way. With this said – turn up the volume to 11 and be...Read More »
  • Celebrate Slayer Day With Discounts From Metal Blade Records

    Celebrate Slayer Day With Discounts From Metal Blade Records

    Slayer CDs, vinyl, and imports on sale now via Metal Blade Records for “Slayer Day” (June 6th); Behemoth to join Slayer, Lamb Of God for North American tour this summer; Behemoth titles on sale now To celebrate “Slayer Day” (June 6th), Metal Blade Records has launched a special 24-hour sale for limited, exclusive re-issues of classic Slayer titles (as well as Japanese imports!) via metalbladestore.com. Purchase your copy of Haunting The Chapel, Hell Awaits, Live Undead,...Read More »
  • THE AGONIST Strikes Canada On First Ever Homeland Headline Tour

    THE AGONIST Strikes Canada On First Ever Homeland Headline Tour

    Canadian Metallers THE AGONIST are set to return to the road in their native land this August. The band is on tour in support of their latest release and Napalm Records debut Five, that was released late last year. (Order yours HERE) This is THE AGONIST‘s first ever full headlining Canadian tour and the band cannot wait to devastate the nation with their spectacularly brutal live show. “In almost 10 years of touring THE AGONIST...Read More »
  • Infectus 13 Featuring Former Overkill Drummer Sid Falck Release Black Sabbath Tribute

    Infectus 13 Featuring Former Overkill Drummer Sid Falck Release Black Sabbath Tribute

      Infectus 13 – After All (The Dead) Composers: Ronnie James Dio/Tony Iommi/Geezer Butler (c) & (p) 1992 I.R.S. Records/Sony Music/Warner Publishing. From the 1992 Album “Dehumanizer” by Black Sabbath. All Rights​ belongs to the respective owners. This song is not for commercial or monetary gain and is not intended for Sale. It is intended as a tribute. Personal on this recording: Bob Barnak: Vocals Steve Pogue: Guitars John Gallagher: Bass Sid Falck: Drums Drums...Read More »
  • Doomed & Stoned Festival II Announced

    Doomed & Stoned Festival II Announced

    “The time is come, the day of trouble is near…” With an unlikely origin story, the little fest that could returns after its highly successful inaugural year with its most powerful line-up yet.  On October 6th & 7th 2017, Indiana City Beer will play host to 18 of the most exciting bands in the doom metal and stoner rock scene today.   If you enjoy larger fests, but feel that a sense of community can sometimes...Read More »
  • SALIVA ANNOUNCE ONLY THE SICKEST SURVIVE TOUR 2017

    SALIVA ANNOUNCE ONLY THE SICKEST SURVIVE TOUR 2017

    Multi-platinum and Grammy nominated hard rock group SALIVA announce headline dates for their summer Only the Sickest Survive tour. The first leg of the tour starts this week on June 7th in Ishpeming MI and hits cities East of the Mississippi. It ends on July 2nd in Jacksonville FL which is home base for members lead singer Bobby Amaru and bassist Brad Stewart – formerly of Shinedown and Fuel. More dates are being added throughout the summer into...Read More »
  • Great White Release New Album And Video For New Single “Big Time”

    Great White Release New Album And Video For New Single “Big Time”

      Full Circle, the new album from Grammy nominated, multiplatinum recording artists, Great White, teams up the rock and roll band once again with its original producer, Michael Wagener. It’s an honorable nod to their first EP Out of the Night (Aegean Records, 1983) and debut self-titled full-length record (EMI,1984). Wagener, is of course the legendary producer behind the iconic Alice Cooper, Megadeth, Metallica, Ozzy Osbourne, and a slew of other rock gods. Full Circle’s...Read More »
  • Louder Still Debut New Video And Single “Speed Machine”

    Louder Still Debut New Video And Single “Speed Machine”

    Fast rising hard rockers Louder Still unveil their debut single ‘Speed Machine’, set for release through up and coming label Rockbuster on 2nd June. Bringing a new shine to 70s rock and early NWOBHM era, the Reading foursome swim against the tide of the current rock scene, creating a powerful combination of old and new. Wearing their heart on the sleeve and owing much to the great British rock giants as well as contemporary bands such as Airbourne and Inglorious, the band spent the past year honing their craft...Read More »
  • Former Megadeth Guitarist Marty Friedman Returns with “Wall Of Sound”

    Former Megadeth Guitarist Marty Friedman Returns with “Wall Of Sound”

    MARTY FRIEDMAN – Grammy Nominated Recording Artist, Ambassador to Japan and Undisputed God of Exotic Guitar Returns with “Wall Of Sound” The eagerly anticipated follow up to his Billboard charting album, Inferno!   Listen to a New Track “Self Pollution” Here   Wall Of Sound out August 4, 2017 via Prosthetic Records Pre-Order Here MARTY FRIEDMAN‘s new album, Wall Of Sound, which will be released on August 4, 2017, expands and destroys any conventional notions...Read More »
  • Dead Cross Featuring Mike Patton And Dave Lombardo Announce Tour Dates

    Dead Cross Featuring Mike Patton And Dave Lombardo Announce Tour Dates

    Dead Cross North American Tour Dates!  August 10 Santa Ana, CA The Observatory August 11 Las Vegas, NV Brooklyn Bowl August 12 Phoenix, AZ The Marquee August 14 Dallas, TX Gas Monkey Bar & Grill August 15 Houston, TX Warehouse Live August 16 Austin, TX Emo’s August 18 Tucson, AZ The Rialto Theatre August 19 San Diego, CA The Observatory North Park August 21 Los Angeles, CA El Rey Theatre August 23 Berkeley, CA The...Read More »
  • Quiet Riot To Release “Road Rage” With New Vocalist James Durbin On August 4th

    Quiet Riot To Release “Road Rage” With New Vocalist James Durbin On August 4th

    Quiet Riot continues their historic journey in 2017 with their new album,“Road Rage”. Led by drummer Frankie Banali, who is joined by veteran bassist Chuck Wright (who has been in and out of the band since 1982), guitarist Alex Grossi (who has been in the band since 2004), and new vocalist James Durbin, the band continues to be an unstoppable force in the rock ‘n roll world. Pre-Order “Road Rage” here: http://radi.al/RoadRage or at the links...Read More »
  • Witch Casket To Release Music Video For “Hatred Index” June 13th

    Witch Casket To Release Music Video For “Hatred Index” June 13th

    Southern California Progressive Blackened Death Metal outfit Witch Casket has announced the upcoming release of their first music video.  The video for“Hatred Index”, the title track from their upcoming album will be released Tuesday June 13th.  The video was filmed in Los Angeles and was directed by Matt Eskew. Lead vocalist Drogoth had this to say about the video: “We wanted to do something fairly simple for our first video with footage of the band performing....Read More »
  • ANN MY GUARD ‘Obsidian Tears’ Music Video Released

    ANN MY GUARD ‘Obsidian Tears’ Music Video Released

    Hungarian female fronted metallers ANN MY GUARD have released a music video for “Obsidian Tears“, the song is taken from their album ‘Ourania‘, which was released in January 2017 via Rock’N’Growl Records. This song is the heaviest one on the record, therefore ANN MY GUARD’s aim was to to represent this dark atmosphere through the visual concept too. Grief, fury, mysticism: these three words inspired Szabi Kollár (Hindmost Visuals) the producer of the video. Female fronted bands...Read More »
  • LORDS OF ACID PLOT NORTH AMERICAN TOUR

    LORDS OF ACID PLOT NORTH AMERICAN TOUR

    TREK MARKS FIRST LIVE DATES ON THE CONTINENT IN SIX YEARS May 31, 2017, Brussels, Belgium – Lords of Acid, the legendary Belgian dance-industrial hybrid fronted by Praga Khan, return to North America this fall for the outfit’s first tour of the continent in six years. “2017 has been an exciting year for Lords of Acid. We are happy to be finally re-releasing our out of print classic albums LUST, Voodoo-U, Our Little Secret, and Farstucker...Read More »
  • Ministry Returns With New Album Called AmeriKKKant

    Ministry Returns With New Album Called AmeriKKKant

      ‘Uncle’ Al Jourgensen’s Ministry has been at the forefront of industrial metal for nearly forty years; long before the genre even really had a name. A band that has defined itself in contradiction to societal norms has returned in a new incarnation to stir up the bile of the United States with AmeriKKKant, exclusively on PledgeMusic. Check out all of the goodies available: Pricing & Availability Is For United States AccessPass™: New Album Download $9.99...Read More »
  • ROYAL THUNDER PERFORMS AS PART OF NPR’S “TINY DESK CONCERTS”

    ROYAL THUNDER PERFORMS AS PART OF NPR’S “TINY DESK CONCERTS”

    Royal Thunder’s critically praised Spinefarm Records debut WICK was released last month to critical acclaim worldwide. Earlier this month the band visited the NPR Studios in Washington, DC to take part in the “Tiny Desk Concerts.”  “Tiny Desk Concerts” is a video series of live concerts hosted by NPR Music at the desk of All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen. Watch HERE as Royal Thunder play stripped down intimate versions of three songs from their...Read More »
  • Memorial Day Message From Ron Keel With Free MP3 Song Download

    Memorial Day Message From Ron Keel With Free MP3 Song Download

    MEMORIAL DAY: a day on which those who died in active military service are remembered, traditionally observed on May 30 but now officially observed on the last Monday in May. Today, on behalf of myself and my family, we honor those who have made the ultimate sacrifice by celebrating the freedom they fought for. Today I will work, sing, play music with my friends and band mates, eat, drink, and hold my woman close because...Read More »
  • Deathstars and drummer Oscar ”Vice” Leander split ways

    Deathstars and drummer Oscar ”Vice” Leander split ways

    Deathstars posted the following update: Deathstars and drummer Oscar ”Vice” Leander have decided to split ways Oscar” Vice” Leander, who started in Deathstars as session drummer almost ten years ago became a full member in 2011, will do his last shows with the band in Mexico  July 2017. – After almost a decade of blood, sweat and darkness with Deathstars, our journey has now come to an end. My aspiration to explore and to use...Read More »
  • Foundry Featuring Former Baton Rouge Vocalist Offers Free Album Download

    Foundry Featuring Former Baton Rouge Vocalist Offers Free Album Download

    Text ROCKS to 555888 to get Your Free Copy of the Grammy-Produced Digital Album by FOUNDRY. As Heard on 92.3 KOMP – The Rock Station in Las Vegas. FOUNDRY is an American Hard Rock Band from Las Vegas featuring Kelly Keeling (vocals), Marc Brattin (drums) & James Fucci (guitar) w/Guest Artists Scott Griffin (bass) & Stoney Curtis (guitar). Engineered by Matt Breunig (The Killers). Mixed by Steve Thompson (Guns N’ Roses, Metallica, KISS, Soundgarden) Lead...Read More »
  • Out Now! Nu-Metal DIRTY MACHINE New Album ‘Discord’

    Out Now! Nu-Metal DIRTY MACHINE New Album ‘Discord’

    Built to last and refusing to follow the indie music scene that has been dominating California, DIRTY MACHINE has tasked themselves with bringing homegrown American Nu Metal back to the forefront of the industry. Based out of Los Angeles, the crowd this band draws has been moshing to their down-tuned rhythm since 2012. Consisting of David Leach (front man), Darren Davis (guitar, vocals), Arnold Quezada (guitar), NIGHTMARE (percussion), DJ Ecusa (turntable), and Youngblood (bass); the members...Read More »
  • New England’s SCALPEL to Release ‘Methods to Delusion’ on July 25

    New England’s SCALPEL to Release ‘Methods to Delusion’ on July 25

    New England Death Squad SCALPEL will self-release new album Methods to Delusion on July 25. A promo video for “Labors of Loathing” is available at the following link: https://youtu.be/pqIFEmor2fg Crusted severed toes nailed to walls; humans covered head to toe in needles administering horrific psychoactive chemicals; an infants head being turned to apple sauce on a kitchen counter’s edge – these are only fragments of the surreal and vicious stories told on SCALPEL’s Methods to Delusion. Wielding chainsaw guitars and sledgehammer percussion, Methods...Read More »
  • MEAN STREAK Release Lyric Video For “Tear Down The Walls”

    MEAN STREAK Release Lyric Video For “Tear Down The Walls”

    Swedish traditional heavy metal band, MEAN STREAK, have released a lyric video for ‘Tear Down The Walls‘, the track is taken from their fourth album, Blind Faith,  due out in Europe via ROAR Rock Of Angels Records on June 2rd, in Japan via Marquee/Avalon incl. one exclusive bonus track on May 31st and in USA via HighVolMusic on June 16th. The video can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/za5LUd7IE9s MEAN STREAK recently released a music video for ‘Caught In The Crossfire‘, which can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/TT45Jj8qxU0 MEAN STREAK‘s new album ‘Blind Faith‘...Read More »
  • Dethklok Mastermind Brendon Small Reveals Upcoming GALAKTIKON II Album

    Dethklok Mastermind Brendon Small Reveals Upcoming GALAKTIKON II Album

    Brendon Small – the mastermind behind massive metal band Dethklok and albums The Dethalbum (the highest-charting death metal album ever on the Billboard Top 200 chart), Dethalbum II, Dethalbum III and Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem – has been teasing a new chapter of his popular Galaktikon saga for months. After spending the past two years writing and recording new material and dropping random hints throughout the media and at appearances, the wait is over. This year,...Read More »
  • Gabriel And The Apocalypse Announce Tour

    Gabriel And The Apocalypse Announce Tour

    Hailing from the colorful and music inspired streets of Minneapolis, Minnesota comes the unique blend of Metal/Rock/Industrial that is Gabriel And The Apocalypse. The band delivers a fierce yet beautiful array of female fronted aggression that will give their predecessors a run for their money. The brainchild of vocalist Lindy Gabriel, Gabriel And The Apocalypse independently put out 2 releases which were backed by numerous national support tours around the United States. Their intense and...Read More »
  • Gregg Allman Dead at 69

    Gregg Allman Dead at 69

    Following a series of reports of his health problems, Allman died of a fatal heart attack in his home in Savannah, Georgia on May 27, 2017. He was 69 Allman’s brother Duane died in a motorcycle accident in Macon, Georgia, in October 1971. “Duane was the father of the band,” Gregg Allman later told Guitar Player magazine. “Somehow he had this real magic about him that would lock us all in, and we’d take off.”...Read More »
  • RAGING DEAD Release “When The Night Falls”

    RAGING DEAD Release “When The Night Falls”

    Raging Dead is an Italian Horror Punk Metal band that came together at the beginning of 2014 from an idea of vocalist Cloud Shade and lead guitarist Matt Void. The line-up was then rounded out with drummer Tracii Decadence and bassist Simon Nightmare. Raging Dead had an intense first year of activity, in which it gained recognition in Italy playing with well-known Italian Horror bands and glam/sleaze bands. The quartet also had the chance to...Read More »
  • Death Always Wins! DEAD ASYLUM Exclusive Album Stream

    Death Always Wins! DEAD ASYLUM Exclusive Album Stream

    Death Always Wins, the forthcoming sophomore album from Melodic Death/Thrash quartet DEAD ASYLUM, is now streaming in its entirety, courtesy of Brave Words! Go forth and stream with impunity at this location. DEAD ASYLUM will release Death Always Wins on June 2. On the follow-up to 2013 debut General Carnage, the Vancouver, Canada band has sharpened the songwriting to a fine point and bolstered its established muscular attack with a harder rhythmic punch and an even deadlier arsenal...Read More »
  • Ministry To Release New Album AmeriKKKant In Fall 2017

    Ministry To Release New Album AmeriKKKant In Fall 2017

    Ministry is gearing up to release a new album, featuring guest artists DJ Swamp (Beck), Burton C. Bell (Fear Factory), Arabian Prince (NWA), Lord of the Cello, and you can be part of it. By ordering your copy of the album on PledgeMusic, you’ll gain access to album updates, bonus content, video clips and much more. For decades, the powerhouse of psychotic sound that is Ministry has overcome millions with releases such as “FILTH PIG,”...Read More »
  • Texas Extreme Metallers HeadCrusher to Release ‘Death Comes with Silence’ in July

    Texas Extreme Metallers HeadCrusher to Release ‘Death Comes with Silence’ in July

    Austin, TX based Extreme Metal quintet HeadCrusher will release new album Death Comes with Silence on July 28.  Check out new song “Trails of Devastation” at the following link: https://headcrusher.bandcamp.com/track/trails-of-devastation-3 Death Comes with Silence offers fans and newcomers alike a new level of dense, unfettered brutality! The music will grab you and will not let go. After relocating to Austin from Colombia in 2008, HeadCrusher have carved their place in the growing Texas scene. Their fast execution and ferocious...Read More »