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SKELETONWITCH Completes Work On New Album, Prepares To Hit The Road

Cleveland-based thrashers SKELETONWITCH have finished recording their Prosthetic Records debut, "Beyond the Permafrost", and are now gearing up to hit the road with Atlanta's WITHERED. SKELETONWITCH has also announced two regional dates supporting GWAR as well as a West Coast tour this fall alongside NACHTMYSTIUM. "Beyond the Permafrost" was recorded in June with producer Corey ...

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GWAR Frontman Promises 'Titanic Show Of Death, Blood, And Metal!'

With theatrical rock decidedly back en vogue (just check "Headbanger's Ball" and metal publications for the proof), it's fitting that this year's edition of the Sounds of the Underground tour will feature one of metal's all-time most over-the-top theatrical bands, GWAR. Having already performed as part of the tour on two previous editions, this year's ...

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'Death Rapper' NECRO Films 'The Pre-Fix For Death' Video

Brooklyn, New York metal/hip-hop "death rapper" NECRO shot a video this past week for the song "The Pre-fix for Death" with acclaimed director David Brodsky (GWAR, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, THE RED CHORD) of MyGoodEye. In between his recent appearance at the Download festival in the U.K. and his upcoming U.S. run on the entire Sounds ...

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GENE HOGLAN On Upcoming DVD And Other Projects

Legendary metal drummer Gene Hoglan (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, DEATH, DARK ANGEL, TESTAMENT) has posted the following message on his MySpace page: "Well, where to start? There's just too much stuff going on at the moment to remember, let alone catalogue in any sort of abridged manner, so I'll just dive in chronologically I suppose... "I'm ...

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SKELETONWITCH: Recording Update

Cleveland-based thrashers SKELETONWITCH have issued the following update: "Most shreddingly, we are in the studio recording our new record 'Beyond the Permafrost' at Karma Studios. Things are are moving along well and we're enjoying working with Cory Smoot (GWAR, MUNICIPAL WASTE). The record is scheduled to be released in mid-September. We also have posted new ...

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GOD FORBID: New Tour Dates Announced

New Jersey's GOD FORBID wrapped up the month-long Monsters of Mayhem 2 Tour yesterday, which also featured HATEBREED, EVERGREEN TERRACE, THE ACACIA STRAIN and AFTER THE BURIAL. The group will follow this up with a series of special headlining shows that successfully caps off the "IV: Constitution of Treason" touring cycle. Upcoming GOD FORBID shows: ...

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SUICIDAL TENDENCIES, STATIC-X Members Featured On New SIX CD

SIX, the Huntington Beach, California-based band featuring former DROWN frontman Lauren Boquette, has announced the release of its new album, "Between The War and the Warning". The CD, which features guest appearances by Mike Clark from SUICIDAL TENDENCIES and bassist Tony Campos from STATIC-X, will be issued independently through the group's own 1605 Records. "Tony ...

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GOATWHORE: 'Forever Consumed Oblivion' Video Available

A new GOATWHORE video for the track "Forever Consumed Oblivion" has been posted at YouTube. The clip was shot during GOD FORBID's Chains of Humanity Tour, on which GOATWHORE was direct support. Acclaimed director David Brodsky (GOD FORBID, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, GWAR) led the production for the eight-camera shoot in addition to handling ...

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THE AGONIST Films New Video

Canadian metal outfit THE AGONIST recently shot their first music video for the song "Business Suits and Combat Boots" off the upcoming album "Once Only Imagined", slated for an August 28 release on Century Media. The video was filmed by acclaimed director David Brodsky (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, GWAR, GOD FORBID) and his crew at MyGoodEye. ...

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SKELETONWITCH: New Album Title Revealed

Cleveland-based thrashers SKELETONWITCH have confirmed the first batch of July dates with Atlanta's WITHERED. Having just completed a 10 day mini-tour with WEEDEATER, the July dates will be SKELETONWITCH's first after hunkering down with producer Cory Smoot (MUNICIPAL WASTE, GWAR) later in June to record the band's Prosthetic Records debut, "Beyond The Permafrost", which is ...

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