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WHITECHAPEL: Orangevale Footage Posted Online

Capital Chaos has posted video footage (see below) of WHITECHAPEL's August 30, 2008 performance at The Boardwalk in Orangevale, California. Also on the bill were THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD, IMPENDING DOOM, A DIFFERENT BREED OF KILLER and MOLOTOV SOLUTION. WHITECHAPEL's new album, "This Is Exile", was released on July 8 through ...

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EXODUS Completes Work On 'Bonded By Blood' Re-Recording

San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal pioneers EXODUS have completed work on a re-recording of their classic 1985 debut album, "Bonded by Blood". For the troops in the trenches, it began in 1982 with a low-generation copy of a local band's three-song demo. For some, it began with their first listen to Combat Records' version ...

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OTEP: New 'The_ Ascension' Teaser Clip Posted Online

California-based, female-fronted band OTEP has posted a new video teaser for its forthcoming third album, "The_ Ascension", due later in the year via an as-yet-undisclosed label. Watch the clip below. OTEP recently parted ways with Capitol Records — which released the group's first two albums — following the announcement that Capitol and Virgin Records were ...

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BREED 77 To Release Spanish-Language Album

BREED 77, who originate from Gibraltar (an overseas territory of the United Kingdom), will release a new single, "Look at me Now", on April 23. A brand new Spanish vocal album, "Un Encuentro" ("An Encounter"), will follow on May 7. The single "Look at me Now" is an epic song in the mould of their ...

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Insanity Of the Obsessed - WARFACE

Another salvo fired from the most fundamentalist, stalwart fringe of the U.S. death metal underground, where hardcore influences are still frowned upon, vocals are guttural, riffs and blasts are rapid-fire, and DEEDS OF FLESH and DYING FETUS are the twin grails to which legions of DIY merch mavens aspire. WARFACE may gain a little notoriety ...

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NOCTUARY To Enter Studio In November

After five years of silence, California-based extreme metal stalwarts NOCTUARY have emerged with plans to enter the studio. Currently slated to record in mid-to-late November, NOCTUARY are planning for an official release sometime in January 2006, with an advance release for their e-mail list subscribers in December. The as-yet-untitled album is intended to bridge the ...

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NOCTUARY: New Music Available For Download

California's NOCTUARY have posted two new tracks at this location. The songs "The Path" and "Abject Fear Reside" show the band moving in a more melodic, traditional metal-influences direction (i.e. MEGADETH, IRON MAIDEN), while retaining the seething black metal backbone that garnered them attention on 1998's "...For Salvation" and 2000's critically acclaimed "When ...

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