Monthly Archives: March 2017

Album Review: Radio Free Universe – Casa Del Diablo

RADIO FREE UNIVERSE – CASA DEL DIABLO Release Date: March 17th, 2017 Hamilton, Ontario has brought us plenty of good Canadian rock bands over the years. And what a variety too. Teenage Head, Whitehorse, Arkells and Monster Truck are some of the … Continue reading

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LAVA INVOCATOR (Ukrainian Black Metal) Released Debut Full Length || Metal Underground Exclusively Streamed The Full Length

LAVA INVOCATOR is a mystical black metal formation from Ukraine, the idea of which originated in the small Swedish town of Lund, near Malmö… Dark storm clouds over the Öresund strait, black rocks, high forests and whispers of mysticism mixed in an … Continue reading

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Trial (swe) releases third and final single, “Juxtaposed”, online

On April 7th, Swedish heavy metallers Trial (swe) will release their new album, Motherless, worldwide via Metal Blade Records! For a preview of the record, the third and final single, “Juxtaposed“.

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DragonForce launches new single, “Judgement Day”, and live video for “Operation Ground and Pound” from upcoming album, ‘Reaching Into Infinity’; announces North American tour

On May 19th, international metal superstars DragonForce will release their new studio album, Reaching Into Infinity, via Metal Blade Records in the USA. Today, the band has launched the record’s first single, “Judgement Day“, in addition to a live video … Continue reading

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EXCOMMUNION to release “Thronosis” May 12

As the world crumbles beneath our feet, a slumbering beast awakens to feast on the weak. That beast is Excommunion. The band will break a years-long silence with the upcoming release of Thronosis. Fifteen years after their sonic blitzkrieg that … Continue reading

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GRAVES AT SEA Announces US Tour Dates

 Portland sludge/doom quartet GRAVES AT SEA will take to the streets for their The Cold Dead Hands Tour 2017 set to take place from May 30th through June 16th. The band will be touring in support of their 2016 debut … Continue reading

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Tour Dates: Thrashers TERRIFIER ‘Weapons of Thrash Destruction’ Tour (BC/AB); New Album Out Now!

Tour Dates: Thrashers TERRIFIER ‘Weapons of Thrash Destruction’ Tour (BC/AB) New Album Out ‘Weapons of Thrash Destruction‘ via Test Your Metal Records

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THE WALKING DEAD ORCHESTRA Joins Unique Leader Records

French death metal legion THE WALKING DEAD ORCHESTRA is the latest addition to Unique Leader Records‘ expanding roster of brutality. The band will release their self-produced, as-yet-untitled second full-length later this year Issues the band, “Two years of hard work … Continue reading

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Live Review: Radio Free Universe CD Release Show “Casa Del Diablo”

Saturday March 25, 2017 saw Radio Free Universe unleash their new CD “Casa Del Diablo” upon an adoring public at Hamilton, Ontario’s Casbah Lounge. I’d discovered the band after their publicist, an industry friend, sent me an email stating that … Continue reading

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THE CONVALESCENCE Joins The Unique Leader Records Roster; Band To Support Testament, Sepultura, And Prong On Tour Next Month

Ohio death metal/deathcore unit THE CONVALESCENCE is the latest addition to the Unique Leader Record roster for the release of their as-yet-untitled full-length later this year. Delivering brutal riffs and dark imagery, the Toledo-born six-piece was forged in 2011 and … Continue reading

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THE ROYAL Debut New Video For “Counterculture” via Metal Injection

Today THE ROYAL released their second single and title track from their upcoming album “Seven“.  “The title track of our record is about being yourself and to surround yourself with like-minded people. Live from the inside out. Don’t be someone … Continue reading

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Apocalyptica / September 13, 2017 / St-Denis Theatre

HEAVY MONTREAL presents APOCALYPTICA on September 13 at the St-Denis Theatre. On May 10, 1996 Finnish Rockers, APOCALYPTICA, released their epic debut PLAYS METALLICA BY FOUR CELLOS. The instrumental cello-driven rock opus changed the landscape of heavy music for years to come. To celebrate … Continue reading

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ISENORDAL: Metal Injection Streams Shores Of Mourning Debut From Black Funeral Doom/Neofolk Collective; Record Out NOW!

Metal Injection is currently streaming Shores Of Mourning, the stunning debut full-length from black funeral doom/neofolk collective ISENORDAL, which currently features within its ranks members of Endorphins Lost, Wilt, and Thunder Grey Pilgrim.  Issues Metal Injection of the offering, “It’s … Continue reading

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FIRESPAWN – release “Death By Impalement” off new album ‘The Reprobate’!

“There is a lot of effort, time, work, and heart put into The Reprobate. I hope it will shine through. And I also hope it will make you drink insane amounts of beer and bang your head for Satan.” (FIRESPAWN‘s … Continue reading

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“Damn the Machine – The Story of Noise Records” Available Today!

“Powerful, dramatic and aggressive weren’t just ways to describe the bands on Noise Records’ legendary roster. They also accurately characterized the relationships those acts had with label founder Karl-Ulrich Walterbach. David E. Gehlke serves as a master mediator between art … Continue reading

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