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Former MORBID ANGEL Frontman DAVID VINCENT Guests On GREEN DEATH Album

Former MORBID ANGEL frontman David Vincent has contributed guest vocals to "Manufacturing Evil", the sophomore album from Des Moines thrash merchants GREEN DEATH. Vincent appears on the track "Gates Of Hell". "Manufacturing Evil" will be released on April 1 through MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson's EMP imprint through the legendary label Megaforce. GREEN DEATH was brought ...

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TRIVIUM: PAUL WANDTKE Drum-Cam Footage From U.S. Tour

New TRIVIUM drummer Paul Wandtke made his live debut with the band on December 5, 2015 at Knotfest in Mexico. Drum-cam footage of Wandtke performing live TRIVIUM during the band's latest U.S. tour can be seen below. Wandtke previously drummed for the hit musical "Rock Of Ages" and sat behind the kit for KILL HANNAH ...

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FEAR FACTORY: Pro-Shot Footage Of 'Replica' Performance At Spain's RESURRECTION FEST

Professionally filmed video footage of FEAR FACTORY performing the song "Replica" on July 18, 2015 at the Resurrection Fest in Viveiro, Spain can be seen below. FEAR FACTORY's latest album, "Genexus", was released on August 7, 2015 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The follow-up to 2012's "The Industrialist" was co-produced by longtime collaborator Rhys Fulber, along ...

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EMPEROR Frontman IHSAHN To Release 'Arktis' Album In March

Candlelight Records has set a March 4 global release date for "Arktis", the sixth solo album from EMPEROR frontman Ihsahn (real name: Vegard Sverre Tveitan). The album will be available in standard CD, deluxe CD (featuring additional exclusive content), and vinyl formats. The album's first single, "Mass Darkness", is released today via iTunes and Amazon. ...

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Watch TRIVIUM's First Show With New Drummer PAUL WANDTKE

Fan-filmed video footage of TRIVIUM's December 5 performance at Knotfest in Toluca, Mexico can be seen below. The concert marked the band's first appearance with its new drummer, Chicago native Paul Wandtke. Wandtke has previously drummed for the hit musical "Rock Of Ages" and sat behind the kit for KILL HANNAH during the band's main-support ...

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ROB ZOMBIE, DISTURBED, SHINEDOWN, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Set For 2016's FORT ROCK Festival

After three consecutive sellouts, Monster Energy Fort Rock is expanding to two days — Saturday, April 30 and Sunday, May 1, 2016 — at JetBlue Park in Fort Myers, Florida. South Florida's Biggest Rock Festival will feature performances from rock icon/filmmaker ROB ZOMBIE, the return of DISTURBED (after a four-year hiatus), SHINEDOWN, FIVE FINGER DEATH ...

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TRIVIUM Recruits Drummer PAUL WANDTKE

TRIVIUM has tapped Chicago native Paul Wandtke as the band's new touring drummer. Wandtke made his live debut with TRIVIUM earlier today (Saturday, December 5) at Knotfest in Toluca, Mexico. Commented TRIVIUM guitarist/vocalist Matt Heafy: "I'll keep this short and sweet. Any change we've ever made in TRIVIUM has been necessary for the very survival ...

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RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, DISTURBED, ROB ZOMBIE, SHINEDOWN, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Confirmed For ROCK ON THE RANGE

Rock On The Range — the largest and most-acclaimed rock festival in the United States — celebrates its 10th anniversary May 20-21 and May 22, 2016 at MAPFRE Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. The incredible lineup features the legendary RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, hard rock titans DISTURBED (who have returned after a four-year hiatus), and rock ...

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GUS G.'s FIREWIND Announces New Singer HENNING BASSE

FIREWIND, the band led by Greek guitar virtuoso Gus G., well known in rock and metal circles for his work as Ozzy Osbourne's guitarist, has announced the addition of singer Henning Basse (METALIUM, SONS OF SEASONS) to the group's ranks. Basse previously toured with FIREWIND on various continents in 2007 and was most recently the ...

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DEICIDE Announces 'Death In The Manger' U.S. Tour

Florida death metal veterans DEICIDE will embark on the "Death In The Manger" U.S. tour in December. Confirmed dates are as follows: Dec. 02 - Jacksonville, FL - 1904 Dec. 03 - Richmond, VA - The Broadberry Dec. 04 - Amityville, NY - Revolution Dec. 05 - Rochester, NY - Montage Music Hall Dec. 06 ...

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Video Premiere: BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE's 'Venom'

"Venom", the new video for the title track of the new album from Welsh metallers BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE, can be seen below. The clip was directed by Stuart Birchall (BRING ME THE HORIZON, YOUNG GUNS) who previously helmed the band's "You Want A Battle? (Here's A War)" video. Birchall said of the "Venom" clip: ...

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Video: Reactivated ACID REIGN Performs In Manchester

Multi-camera video footage of reactivated U.K. thrashers ACID REIGN performing on October 3 in Manchester can be seen below. ACID REIGN's first new song in 25 years, "Plan Of The Damned", was released in July. The single features the image "Delusion Dwellers" by acclaimed artist Laurie Lipton. ACID REIGN vocalist Howard "H" Smith had this ...

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TRIVIUM: Track-By-Track Breakdown Of 'Silence In The Snow' (Video)

Florida metallers TRIVIUM released their new album, "Silence In The Snow", on October 2 via Roadrunner. The follow-up to 2013's "Vengeance Falls" was produced by Michael "Elvis" Baskette (SLASH, ALTER BRIDGE, THE AMITY AFFLICTION) and was mixed by Josh Wilbur (GOJIRA, LAMB OF GOD). A track-by-track breakdown of "Silence In The Snow", courtesy of TRIVIUM ...

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TRIVIUM's COREY BEAULIEU Defends New Album's Melodic Approach: 'Screaming Isn't The Thing That Defines Heaviness'

In a brand new interview with Stereoboard, TRIVIUM guitarist Corey Beaulieu defended the band's decision to steer completely away from "screaming" vocals on their new album, "Silence In The Snow". "Screaming isn't the thing that defines heaviness," Beaulieu explained. "We've done screaming on every record and we don't want to write the same ...

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Why TRIVIUM Kept Quiet During Making Of 'Silence In The Snow'

Allschools recently conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Matt Heafy of Florida metallers TRIVIUM. You can now watch the chat below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On why TRIVIUM was so silent during the making of the band's seventh studio album, "Silence In The Snow": "We were looking at how all the other ...

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HUNTRESS: 'Sorrow' Video Released

"Sorrow", the new video from the Los Angeles-based, occult-themed traditional heavy metal band HUNTRESS, can be seen below. The clip was written and directed by Phil Mucci (DISTURBED, STONE SOUR, HIGH ON FIRE), and produced by Mucci and Ian Mackay of Diabolik. "Sorrow" is taken from HUNTRESS's third studio album, titled "Static", which is being ...

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FEAR FACTORY: Bratislava, Slovakia Tour Webisode

The latest FEAR FACTORY tour webisode, featuring footage from the band's July 13 concert at Randal club in Bratislava, Slovakia, can be seen below. FEAR FACTORY's new album, "Genexus", was released on August 7 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The follow-up to 2012's "The Industrialist" was co-produced by longtime collaborator Rhys Fulber, along with guitarist Dino ...

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