Monthly Archives: July 2015

BLACK BREATH To Release Slaves Beyond Death September 25th Via Southern Lord; Band To Take Part In Label West Coast Tour

Seattle’s BLACK BREATH has completed their third LP, Slaves Beyond Death, and is preparing the album for worldwide release this September through Southern Lord Recordings. Additionally, the band has been confirmed to rage the West Coast US alongside Goatsnake, Battalion … Continue reading

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SERPENTS OF SECRECY: Reactivated Southern Doom Pioneers Welcome Al Yeti Bones To The Vocal Position; Full-Length Album Underway

After weeks of auditions, reactivated southern doom bringers, SERPENTS OF SECRECY – featuring ex-Sixty Watt Shaman members, bassist Rev. Jim Forrester (Foghound), drummer Chuck Dukehart III (Foghound) and guitarist Todd Ingram (King Giant) — are very pleased to welcome current … Continue reading

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CHILDREN OF BODOM Post Second Trailer For I Worship Chaos

Finnish Metal heroes CHILDREN OF BODOM will release their ninth studio album, I Worship Chaos, worldwide on October 2nd, 2015 via Nuclear Blast Records.  Today the band has released the second trailer from the album.  In this trailer, the band … Continue reading

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IRIS DIVINE: Northeast Summer Tour With MindMaze Begins This Week; Band Currently Writing Follow-Up To Acclaimed Debut Album

IRIS DIVINE’s Northeastern US Summer Tour begins this Thursday, as the band prepares to bring the raging anthems from their acclaimed Karma Sown debut album to the stage. Beginning this Thursday, July 30th, the Washington DC-area’s IRIS DIVINE will embark … Continue reading

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PERDITION TEMPLE stream new album at InvisibleOranges.com, to play “Hells Headbash – Part 2”

Today, black/death barbarians Perdition Temple stream the entirety of their brand-new album for Hells Headbangers, The Tempter’s Victorious, at heavily trafficked-web portal InvisibleOranges.com, as part of their exclusive “The Road to Hells Headbash” coverage. The American band’s highly anticipated, The Tempter’s Victorious follows Perdition Temple’s celebrated … Continue reading

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Album Review: Fallen Angels – World In Decay

FALLEN ANGELS – WORLD IN DECAY RELEASED: August 4th, 2015 Finally, a thrash metal album. Every time I’m asked to review a thrash metal album it’s usually more death metal or something a little too hardcore for me to consider thrash metal. … Continue reading

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Album Review: Symphony X – Underworld

Band: Symphony X Album: Underworld Release Date: July 24th 2015 Label: Nuclear Blast I had my doubts about the new album when Nuclear Blast released the first single (lyric video nowadays), Nevermore. The musicianship was there. Michael Romeo, Mike LePond, Jason Rullo and Michael Pinnella … Continue reading

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ALL OUT WAR Added To Brutal Assault Fest; Band Prepares To Storm This Is Hardcore This Weekend

In the wake of their recently-released and utterly decimating Dying Gods EP, New York crossover quintet ALL OUT WAR band has just been confirmed to take part in the enormous Brutal Assault Fest in the Czech Republic in just two-and-a-half … Continue reading

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THE JOKERS To Release Hurricane in October on Steamhammer/SPV

As diverse as international rock’n’roll music presents itself today, as many twists and turns as it may have taken in the past 50 years: whenever this brand of music comes from the UK, it automatically appears to have an unmistakable … Continue reading

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APOPHYS: Dutch Death Metal Unit Debuts Video For “The Red Planet”

Dutch death metal newcomers, APOPHYS, have launched a new music video for “The Red Planet.” The track comes by way of their debut album, Prime Incursion, which is available now via Metal Blade Records worldwide. The video was shot and … Continue reading

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JULY 31 – AUG 1 – Loud As Hell Announce 2015 Fest w/ Obey The Brave, Ken mode, Striker

CCE Productions, Jurassic Ink Custom Tattoo, Metal Nation Radio, and Asher Media Relations are proud to announce the return of this year’s 2015 Loud As Hell Heavy Metal Festival in Drumheller, Alberta at the Dinosaur Downs Stampede Grounds. With 3 days of … Continue reading

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Album Review: Orchid – Sign of the Witch

Band: Orchid Album: Sign of the Witch (EP) Release Date: July 17th 2015 Label: Nuclear Blast I don’t know what to make of this EP, dear reader. Did I enjoy it in my several listens for this review? Sure. I listened to it sober. I … Continue reading

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SUBURBAN SCUM Delivers Video For Title Track To Ultimate Annihilation Debut LP Set For October Release Through Closed Casket Activities

New Jersey-based quintet SUBURBAN SCUM has released an official video for the title track to their impending Ultimate Annihilation debut LP now confirmed for release in mid-October via Closed Casket Activiites. The video for “Ultimate Annihilation” strikes as the band … Continue reading

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Feature/Album Review: phear – Insanitarium

Band: phear Album: Insanitarium Label: Independent   We’ve all recently read or heard a certain famous 70’s retread bemoaning the death of rock, metal and the music business. Perhaps some of the faithful, shaken by these supposed wise, elderly words, … Continue reading

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Concert Review: Big Music Fest – McLennan Park, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

The 8th Annual BIG MUSIC FEST wrapped up a week-long schedule of events with a day of heavy metal and grunge in McLennan Park featuring The Mohrs, Glorious Sons, Extreme, Monster Truck, Jane’s Addiction and Seattle stalwarts Soundgarden. Carrying forward … Continue reading

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