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SISTER SIN To Release 'Black Lotus' Album In October; 'Chaos Royale' Lyric Video Available

Swedish female-fronted heavy rockers SISTER SIN will release their fifth studio album, "Black Lotus", on October 27 via Victory. According to a press release, SISTER SIN "skillfully inject elements of classic, metal-tinged hard rock in the vein of MÖTLEY CRÜE, ACCEPT and JUDAS PRIEST, while remaining contemporary, fresh and pushing heavy metal to wider audiences, ...

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GLENN DANZIG Working On EP Of ELVIS PRESLEY Covers

Glenn Danzig is in the studio working on an EP of Elvis Presley covers. A tentative early 2015 release is expected. DANZIG's cover version of the the classic Lee Hazelwood/Nancy Sinatra song "Some Velvet Morning", featuring a guest appearance by Cherie Currie (THE RUNAWAYS), was made available for streaming last year. The track was supposed ...

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FEAR FACTORY, NAPALM DEATH, SATYRICON, AMEN, OTEP, PRONG Added To SLIPKNOT's KNOTFEST

SLIPKNOT's very own Knotfest — the most cutting-edge heavy music festival in America — has revealed additional bands for the October 24-26 destination festival held at San Manuel Amphitheater & Campgrounds in San Bernardino, California. Already featuring some of the biggest names in metal — SLIPKNOT, DANZIG, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, VOLBEAT, OF MICE & ...

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SLIPKNOT: Fifth Video Teaser Released

SLIPKNOT's social-media sites have been updated with a new video teaser, the band's fifth overall, in preparation for the release of the group's long-awaited new album, tentatively due before the end of the year via Roadrunner Records. The latest clip, which can be seen below, is accompanied by an image featuring what appears to be ...

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MORBID ANGEL's DAVID VINCENT Stars In DIA DE LOS MUERTOS Video

"Cantina del Infierno", the new video from Angeleno extreme metal band DIA DE LOS MUERTOS, can be seen below. The clip was directed by Thomas Mignone (SEPULTURA, SYSTEM OF A DOWN, DANZIG, MORBID ANGEL) and features very special appearances by MORBID ANGEL frontman David Vincent (as the "Diablo" himself), and metal promoter/journalist/model Metal Sanaz. "Cantina ...

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New SLIPKNOT Video Teaser

SLIPKNOT's official web site, Slipknot1.com, has been updated with a new video teaser in preparation for the release of the band's long-awaited new album, tentatively due before the end of the year via Roadrunner Records. Meanwhile, a posting on SLIPKNOT's Facebook page includes a screen capture of one of the shots that shows ...

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MARTY FRIEDMAN: 'Hyper Doom' Video Released

"Hyper Doom", the new video from former MEGADETH guitarist Marty Friedman, can be seen below. The song is taken from Marty's new solo album, "Inferno", which sold around 2,100 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 186 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD was released ...

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MARTY FRIEDMAN: Teaser For 'Hyper Doom' Video

A teaser for "Hyper Doom", the new video from former MEGADETH guitarist Marty Friedman, can be seen below. The song is taken from Marty's new solo album, "Inferno", which sold around 2,100 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 186 on The Billboard 200 chart. The ...

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Evolution - MONGREL

East coast represent. Boston-bred punk-metallers MONGREL are back with a new EP, "Evolution", and followers of the group since their more raucous "Fear, Lies & Propaganda" album will be likely smiling how far this group has come since. MONGREL lured some high-caliber production personnel to "Evolution" including Jim Foster (P.O.D. , NULLSET), who recorded the ...

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DOYLE On His 'Favorite Lady,' ARCH ENEMY Singer ALISSA WHITE-GLUZ: 'Nobody Can Out-Beast Her'

Former MISFITS guitarist Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein talks about some of his "Favorite [email protected]#t" in the June/July 2014 issue of Revolver magazine, including his "favorite lady," his much younger girlfriend Alissa White-Gluz, vocalist of Swedish / American / Canadian metallers ARCH ENEMY. "I was doing the DANZIG tour last year and she was on the ...

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SISTER SIN Recording Fourth Album: Second Studio Video Available

Swedish female-fronted heavy rockers SISTER SIN are currently in the studio recording their fourth album for a late 2014 release via Victory Records. The second in series of video blogs featuring footage from the studio can be seen below. SISTER SIN's newly remastered version of its first studio album, "Dance Of The Wicked", was released ...

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MARTY FRIEDMAN: 'Inferno' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Inferno", the new solo album from former MEGADETH guitarist Marty Friedman, sold around 2,100 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 186 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD was released on May 26 via Prosthetic Records (except in Japan, where the album was made available ...

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DANZIG: Fan-Filmed Footage Of Helsinki Performance

Fan-filmed video footage of DANZIG's May 28 performance at the Sonisphere festival at Hietaniemi in Helsinki, Finland can be seen below. All work on Glenn Danzig's "Danzig Legacy" TV special — which was filmed in May 2012 in Glendale, California with director Mark Brooks (Adult Swim's "Metalocalypse") — is now complete. Brooks and Danzig have ...

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SISTER SIN Recording Fourth Album: First Studio Video Available

Swedish female-fronted heavy rockers SISTER SIN are currently in the studio recording their fourth album for a late 2014 release via Victory Records. The first in series of video blogs featuring footage from the studio can be seen below. SISTER SIN's newly remastered version of its first studio album, "Dance Of The Wicked", was released ...

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MARTY FRIEDMAN: Fan-Filmed Footage Of Hasselt Concert

Fan-Filmed video footage of former MEGADETH guitarist Marty Friedman's May 17 concert at Muziekodroom in Hasselt, Belgium can be seen below. Friedman's new solo album, "Inferno", was released on May 27 via Prosthetic Records. The CD — which was recorded primarily in Los Angeles with engineer Chris Rakestraw (DANZIG, CHILDREN OF BODOM) and mixed by ...

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MARTY FRIEDMAN, GUS G., HERMAN LI Perform BLACK SABBATH's 'Symptom Of The Universe' In London (Video)

"Guitar Universe 2014" tourmates Marty Friedman (MEGADETH) and Gus G. (OZZY OSBOURNE, FIREWIND) were joined by Herman Li (DRAGONFORCE) on stage this past Wednesday (May 21) at O2 Academy Islington, London, England to play a cover version of the BLACK SABBATH classic "Symptom Of The Universe". Fan-filmed video footage of the performance can be seen ...

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