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EXTOL: 'Betrayal' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for the song "Betrayal" from the reactivated Norwegian metal band EXTOL, can be seen below. The track comes off the group's self-titled fifth album, which was released on June 25 (one day earlier internationally) via Indie Recordings. Vocalist Peter Espevoll talks about the meaning behind the song: "It was one o'clock ...

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THE 69 EYES: 'Lost Without Love' Lyric Video Released

Finnish goth metallers THE 69 EYES will release a new compilation album, "The Best Of Helsinki Vampires", on November 1. The collection will include a brand new song, "Lost Without Love", written by the singer Jyrki69 and dealing with situations he and the band's drummer, Jussi69, have both gone through. "The Best Of Helsinki Vampires" ...

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SLASH Wonders What Would Happen If Satan Appeared In America (Video)

If evil is going to walk among us, Americans might not realize it until it's too late. That's what former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist/current horror movie producer Slash told "George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight", the Canadian television talk show broadcast on CBC television and hosted by George Stroumboulopoulos, in this exclusive bonus web clip taken from the ...

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CHRIS CORNELL Discusses Alcoholism, Seattle's Grunge Scene And KURT COBAIN's Death (Video)

SOUNDGARDEN/ex-AUDIOSLAVE singer Chris Cornell is the subject of a CNN "Red Chair" interview segment in which he discusses alcoholism, Seattle's grunge scene and Kurt Cobain's death. Check it out below. As previously reported, Cornell will perform as a special guest with THE AVETT BROTHERS on "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon" on Monday, September 30. Tune ...

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MYSTIC PROPHECY: 'To Hell And Back' Video Released

"To Hell And Back", the new video from Greek/German heavy metallers MYSTIC PROPHECY, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's new album, "Killhammer", which will be released on September 27 via Massacre Records. The effort will be made available as a jewel case, limited-edition A5 digipak with a bonus live DVD, as ...

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DIABOLICAL: 'Metamorphosis' Video Released

"Neogenesis", the fifth studio album from Swedish death metallers DIABOLICAL, will be released on September 27 via ViciSolum Productions. The CD was recorded at Necromorbus Studio (WATAIN, UNANIMATED, DESTRÖYER 666) in Alvik, Sweden with the band's vocalist/guitarist, Sverker Widgren, in the producer's chair. "Neogenesis" is a concept album uniting eleven tracks with an eleven chapter ...

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MYSTIC PROPHECY: 'Killhammer' Video Released

The video for "Killhammer", the title track of the new album from Greek/German heavy metallers MYSTIC PROPHECY, can be seen below. Due on September 27 via Massacre Records, the effort will be made available as a jewel case, limited-edition A5 digipak with a bonus live DVD, as well as limited vinyl LP in gatefold cover ...

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MYSTIC PROPHECY: 'Killhammer' Trailer Available

Greek/German heavy metallers MYSTIC PROPHECY will release their eighth album, "Killhammer", on September 27 via Massacre Records. The effort will be made available as a jewel case, limited-edition A5 digipak with a bonus live DVD, as well as limited vinyl LP in gatefold cover (500 copies) and limited clear vinyl (100 copies). "Killhammer" was recorded ...

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Bú-Tik - CHTHONIC

Taiwanese freedom fighters CHTHONIC, long standing as Asia's answer to EMPEROR and SATYRICON, have organically refined their folk-decorated brand of extreme metal over the years. As of their previous album "Takasago Army", CHTHONIC has become a far more theatrical and emotive unit in their mission to cast light upon acts of barbarism committed within their ...

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MEANS END Signs With ROGUE RECORDS

Swedish metallers MEANS END have inked a publishing and distribution deal with Rogue Records. The band's latest album, "The Didact", will be reissued on September 17 both in digital format and as a physical CD. The official video for the song "Nox Aurumque" off "The Didact" can be seen below. Commented Dean Martinetti, owner of ...

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Australian Metal Band's Song Being Studied At Sydney Conservatorium Of Music

Australian metallers NE OBLIVISCARIS have seen their song "And Plague Flowers The Kaleidoscope" (hear audio below) included in a teaching curriculum at the Sydney Conservatorium Of Music, one of Australia's most prestigious classical conservatories. The track will undergo a compositional analysis by Professor Matthew Hindson, Chair Of Composition at the conservatorium. Hindson is a world-renowned ...

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THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN: New Video Interview With LIAM WILSON

Kristyn Clarke of PopCultureMadness.com and ConcertBlogger.com conducted an interview with bassist Liam Wilson of the New Jersey-based "mathcore" act THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN at this month's Orion Music + More festival in Detroit, Michigan. You can now watch the chat below. THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN was forced to cancel its summer European festival and club ...

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MYSTIC PROPHECY: 'Killhammer' Cover Artwork Unveiled

Greek/German heavy metallers MYSTIC PROPHECY will release their eighth album, "Killhammer", on September 27 via Massacre Records. The effort will be made available as a jewel case, limited-edition A5 digipak with a bonus live DVD, as well as limited vinyl LP in gatefold cover. "Killhammer" was recorded at the Prophecy & Music Factory Studios with ...

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METALLICA Pinball Machine: Video Tour

Stern Pinball, Inc., the world's leading maker of real pinball games and the AAMA 2012 Manufacturer Of The Year, last month announced the availability of the METALLICA pinball games. The newest addition to the iconic Stern collection of rock and roll machines honors one of the world's foremost rock bands. METALLICA's notoriously fast tempos and ...

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METALLICA Pinball Machine: More Details Revealed

Stern Pinball, Inc., the world's leading maker of real pinball games and the AAMA 2012 Manufacturer Of The Year, has announced the availability of the METALLICA pinball game. The newest addition to the iconic Stern collection of rock and roll machines honors one of the world's foremost rock bands. METALLICA's notoriously fast tempos and aggressive ...

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BLOWSIGHT: 'Hit On The Radio' Video Releaed

"Hit On The Radio", the new video from Stockholm, Sweden-based modern rockers BLOWSIGHT, can be viewed below. The clip was once again directed by Tim Aßmann at Visionary Moments in Burscheild, Germany. The song comes off the band's new album, "Life & Death", which will be released in North America on April 9 via Eclipse ...

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DIABOLICAL: 'Neogenesis' Album Artwork Unveiled

"Neogenesis", the fifth studio album from Swedish death metallers DIABOLICAL, will be released on April 19. The CD was recorded at Necromorbus Studio (WATAIN, UNANIMATED, DESTRÖYER 666) in Alvik, Sweden with the band's vocalist/guitarist, Sverker Widgren, in the producer's chair. Comments DIABOLICAL guitarist Tobias Jansson: "It is with great pleasure that we finally get to ...

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