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MADBALL To Release 'Hardcore Lives' Album In June

New York hardcore veterans MADBALL have set "Hardcore Lives" as the title of their ninth studio album, due on June 27 via Nuclear Blast. The CD was tracked and engineered by UNEARTH guitarist Ken Susi and mixed and mastered by longtime collaborator Chris "Zeuss" Harris (HATEBREED, AGNOSTIC FRONT, SOULFLY, TERROR, WHITECHAPEL). Official promo photos were ...

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MADBALL Begins Recording New Album

New York hardcore legends MADBALL have entered the studio to begin work on their eighth full-length release, their first since 2010's "Empire". The band is recording basic tracks with Ken Susi (UNEARTH) at System Recordings in Grafton, Massachusetts. Additional recording will take place at Pinecrust Studios in Miami, Florida with Jonathan Nuñez at the helm. ...

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MAX CAVALERA Talks To SHED MY SKIN (Video)

Shed My Skin recently conducted an interview with Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, SEPULTURA, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, KILLER BE KILLED). You can now watch the chat below. SOULFY's ninth album, "Savages", was released on October 1, 2013 via SOULFLY's new label home, Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The CD was produced by Terry Date, who is known for ...

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NEGATIVE SKY Signs With ROCKARMY RECORDS

New Jersey-based metalcore band NEGATIVE SKY has signed with RockArmy Records for the worldwide release of its new five-song EP, "Death Of The Sun". Formed in 2009, NEGATIVE SKY — vocalist Dan Caputo, guitarist J.J. Sammataro, bassist George Pond, and drummer Tom Fitzgibbon — has become a fierce presence in New Jersey's thriving heavy music ...

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New Book 'The Faith No More & Mr. Bungle Companion' Out Now

Despite being listed as influences on countless notable bands, there has never been a book that tells the complete story of both FAITH NO MORE and MR. BUNGLE. Until now. Author/journalist Greg Prato's tenth book overall, "The Faith No More & Mr. Bungle Companion", serves as both a career overview and analyzation of both bands ...

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Video Premiere: VEHEMENT SERENADE's 'Refuse The Lie'

"Refuse The Lie", the new video from VEHEMENT SERENADE, can be seen below. The clip is set to the backdrop of structural waste lands in the ruins of Detroit — a city once heralded as "the new Paris" and the model of the American working middle class. The band's choice for this location is no ...

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MADBALL In Moscow: The DrugMetal.ru Video Report

DrugMetal.ru has uploaded a six-minute video report on MADBALL's August 14 concert at Plan B in Moscow, Russia. Check it out below. MADBALL's latest EP, "Rebellion", was released digitally last year via The BNB Label, a brand extension of Cricien's Black N Blue Productions group. The six-song effort contains four new tracks and ...

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DEATH RAY VISION: 'Break Every Chain' Lyric Video Available

The official lyric video for the 31-second song "Break Every Chain" from DEATH RAY VISION — the project featuring SHADOWS FALL frontman Brian Fair, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE bassist Mike D'Antonio and former OVERCAST/SEEMLESS guitarist Pete Cortese — can be seen below. The track comes off DEATH RAY VISION's debut album, "We Ain't Leavin' Till You're Bleedin'", ...

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AGNOSTIC FRONT: New Audio Interview With ROGER MIRET

Andrew Epstein of AlanCross.ca conducted an interview with vocalist Roger Miret of New York hardcore legends AGNOSTIC FRONT backstage at Amnesia Rockfest (formerly known as the D-Tox Rockfest), which took place June 15-16 in Montebello, Quebec, Canada. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud widget below. AGNOSTIC FRONT's latest album, ...

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DEATH RAY VISION: Debut Album Details Revealed

DEATH RAY VISION, the project featuring SHADOWS FALL frontman Brian Fair, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE bassist Mike D'Antonio and former OVERCAST/SEEMLESS guitarist Pete Cortese, will release its debut 12-song album, "We Ain't Leavin' Till You're Bleedin'", on September 10 via Bullet Tooth. These veterans of the Boston metal scene play a raw brand of metallic hardcore that ...

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TERROR: 'Hard Lessons' Video Released

"Hard Lessons", the new video from the Los Angeles hardcore/metal band TERROR, can be seen below. The clip was filmed at the Melkweg in Amsterdam on the Rebellion tour with MADBALL, DEEZ NUTS and many more. The track comes off the group's sixth studio album, "Live By The Code", which was released on April 9 ...

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Bushcraft - BAPTISTS

Vancouver 'core metallers (as opposed to the more watered-down metalcore) BAPTISTS have bounced forth from a primer 7 inch from last year with their debut album, "Bushcraft". If some noisome chaos is what you're after to turn loose your inner beast in an industrious manner, you just might want to step to this one. CONVERGE, ...

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MADBALL Guitarist Interviewed By DUTCH DISTORTION (Video)

Dutch Distortion conducted an interview with guitarist Mitts of the legendary New York hardcore band MADBALL on March 14 at Melkweg in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. You can now watch the chat below. MADBALL's latest EP, "Rebellion", was released digitally last summer via The BNB Label, a brand extension of Cricien's Black N Blue Productions group. ...

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MADBALL: New Video Interview With FREDDY CRICIEN

Stormbringer.at webzine recently conducted an interview with vocalist Freddy Cricien of New York hardcore legends MADBALL. You can now watch the chat in two parts below. MADBALL's latest EP, "Rebellion", was released digitally last summer via The BNB Label, a brand extension of Cricien's Black N Blue Productions group. The six-song effort contains ...

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DEATH RAY VISION: 'Get Lost Or Get Dead' EP To Be Re-Released

DEATH RAY VISION, the project featuring SHADOWS FALL frontman Brian Fair, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE bassist Mike D'Antonio and former OVERCAST/SEEMLESS guitarist Pete Cortese, will re-release its debut five-song EP, "Get Lost Or Get Dead", on May 14 via Bullet Tooth (the label run by Trustkill Records founder Josh Grabelle) in seven-inch vinyl, digipack CD, and digital ...

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PROVIDENCE Signs With EULOGY RECORDINGS

Eulogy Recordings has announced the signing of the French hardcore band PROVIDENCE. Formed in 2005, PROVIDENCE comes from the depths of filthy Paris and plays dark and brutal hardcore, full of crushing breakdowns. Since its inception, the band sought to innovate rather than imitate, intending to create a combination of social/political awareness and aggression. Feeling ...

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WITHIN THE RUINS To Film Two New Videos This Weekend

Massachusetts heavyweights WITHIN THE RUINS will film music videos for their new tracks "Feeding Frenzy" and "New Holy War" this weekend with veteran director Kevin J. Custer. Both songs come off the band's third album, "Elite", which will be released on February 26 via eOne/Good Fight Music. Commented WITHIN THE RUINS guitarist Joe Cocchi: "These ...

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TERROR Signs With VICTORY RECORDS

Los Angeles hardcore/metal band TERROR has inked a deal with Victory Records. The group's sixth studio album, "Live By The Code", will be released in April. TERROR vocalist Scott Vogel comments: "When I was in high school, I would go to Home Of The Hits Records in Buffalo, New York and every week I would ...

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WITHIN THE RUINS: New Album Details Revealed

Western Massachusetts metal titans WITHIN THE RUINS will release their third album, "Elite", on February 26 via eOne/Good Fight Music. The follow-up to 2010's "Invade" will feature the following track listing: 01. Terminal 02. Solice 03. Feeding Frenzy 04. New Holy War 05. The Charm 06. Ataxia II 07. Elite 08. I, Blashpheme 09. Absolute ...

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DEEZ NUTS: 'Band Of Brothers' Video Released

"Band Of Brothers", the brand new video from DEEZ NUTS, can be seen below. The track, which features a guest appearance by Sam Carter (ARCHITECTS), comes off the band's third album, "Bout It", which is scheduled for release in Europe on March 29 via Century Media Records. The CD features additional guest appearances by Freddy ...

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The First Taste Of DEEZ NUTS' New Album

"Band Of Brothers", a brand new song from DEEZ NUTS, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track, which features a guest appearance by Sam Carter (ARCHITECTS), comes off the band's third album, "Bout It", is scheduled for release in Europe in the first quarter of 2013 via Century Media Records. The CD ...

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