Wacken, oh Wacken! Holy land for three days where every metaller would pilmigrate if they have the chance at least once in a lifetime. You, biggest metal festival in the world, you seem not to forget those of your followers, despite the fact they are not in person.
American death metal veterans Deicide is celebrating the fast paced one year anniversary release of their death skull crushing and highly acclaimed studio record, 'In The Minds Of Evil', an album that manages to captivate both old and new devotees of the band's sound by taking back some former old-school vibe into their most recent offering.
Arsis, melodic technical death metallers from Virgina, United States, announces its upcoming tour through North America in September.
American death metal veterans Incantation barely set foot at home after a successful headlining tour throughout Europe and already announced a second lengthy tour, this time accompanied by the British death metallers from Coventry, Bolt Thrower.
We are still in festival mid season, and there are still dates popping up. Dying Fetus, death metallers for excellence have added 6 weeks' worth of touring for those on the other side of the North Atlantic. Yes, Europeans, prepare yourselves for impact.
Releasing an album is always an accomplishment, hours and hours of hard work that finally capitalized in a new studio album, that is what Sick Of It All must have felt today when they announced the releasing date of their new album 'Last Act Of Defiance' which will be on September 29th in Europe, Australia and New Zeland, September 30th in North America through Century Media.
Colombian, Texan black metal usurpers Thy Antichrist have been confirmed to appear at the Black Kvlt Festival second annual edition, which takes place this year in Florida, United States.
When a band makes a lot of noise, labels start checking them out, and when a band like Havok makes even more noise, it is only expected that they are invited to join to a label like Century Media. Today, Century Media proudly announced the signing of thrash metallers Havok, an announcement that foretell a even greater reach to Havok, a band that so far has been diligent in delivering blast of music to fans of thrash in the world.
Decapitated reveals details for its sixth studio album, 'Blood Mantra' which will be released in September via Nuclear Blast Records.
Eluveitie, the Swiss folk band for excellence released today a new song from their latest work 'Origins'.
Origin, one of the bands that define what we know as technical death metal, announced tour dates in North America after appearing on Summer Slaughter.
Varg Vikernes criminal past is about to reverse into his future condemnation as Burzum's sole man sees himself at the clemency of the French authorities. Mercy, which did not come as many black metal fans were expecting, instead the French court decided it was time to find him guilty of stirring up racial hatred and exalting war crimes on the cyberspace.
Gojira and Mastodon, that is a mighty combination of refreshing metal sounds, these bands are able to take you on new grounds of coolness, self-awareness; and that you will get out and tell yourself "what happened there I just can explain". Well, for people in the United States, in case you have not been in any of these bands concerts, take a look to what is coming your way.
I am not very apologist of monikers, stage names, nor pseudonymous if you ask me, so that I will refer to King Diamond for his birth name which should occur to you as no surprise if you are into metal as long as myself, or if you live under a stone and never heard of King Diamond, then here's a hint: Kim Bendix Petersen.
Max Cavalera is well recognized as a revolutionary multifaceted musician when it adds up to partake in musical outtakes such as Soulfly, Killer Be Killed and Cavalera Conspiracy just to mention a few of his skilled contributions. Permit us not forget that this Brazilian musician was once Sepultura's frontiersman and also had his saying in Nailbomb.
As we expand, we also tend to endure backward in our timeline and recapture the older denseness we once had when publishing articles alluring to those most deeply interested in literati matters. It has been always a priority not to be bound by the commonly known standards imposed by today's industry and venture furthermore toward other fields by enlightening our readers with many other cultural divergences besides just music.
Sonic Syndicate has made a treat for all those fans around the world to acquire its self-title album on July 4th.
As reported on April 4th this year, American battalions Machine Head got themselves tangled in a legal dispute against former bass player, Adam Duce, which lodged a lawsuit against the well oiled machine claiming that they owe him some unpaid royalties.