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HATEBREED To Release 5 Consecutive Digital Singles From Forthcoming Covers Album

Beginning today, Connecticut-based hardcore/metal leaders HATEBREED will roll out five consecutive digital singles on iTunes from their forthcoming new covers album, "For The Lions", leading up to the album's May 5 release. The first single, the band's bludgeoning take on "Thirsty & Miserable" (from BLACK FLAG) is now available for purchase. Each digital track purchased ...

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MADBALL Announces New Drummer

New York hardcore legends MADBALL have announced the addition of drummer Ben Dussault (THROWDOWN, A DEATH FOR EVERY SIN) to the group's ranks. The band says, "He just completed his first tour with us, and we're grateful to have him on board. Also a huge thanks and best wishes to our brother Mackie, who had ...

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PESTILENCE, VADER, CRO-MAGS, VOLBEAT Confirmed For Germany's WITH FULL FORCE Festival

PESTILENCE, VADER, CRO-MAGS, VOLBEAT, STATIC-X and MASTODON have been confirmed for this year's With Full Force festival, set to take place July 3-4, 2009 at Flugplatz Roitzschjora in Löbnitz, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AUGUST BURNS RED BACKFIRE BOUNCING SOULS BRING ME THE HORIZON CALLEJON CARCASS COMEBACK KID CRO-MAGS CRUSHING CASPARS ...

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EARTH CRISIS, CRO-MAGS To Headline BLACK AND BLUE BOWL

EARTH CRISIS and CRO-MAGS are among the confirmed bands for this year's Black and Blue Bowl (formerly the Superbowl of Hardcore), set to take place May 30 at Studio B in Brooklyn, New York. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: EARTH CRISIS CROWN OF THORNZ INDECISION KILLING TIME CRO-MAGS MURPHYS LAW STIGMATA MURPHYS ...

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HATEBREED: Longer 'Uranium' Interview Clip Available

"Uranium", which is exclusively available on Fuse On Demand, sat down with members of HATEBREED to talk about the band's first DVD, their upcoming book and their hardcore fan base. The full interview is available all March long only on Fuse on Demand. Watch an eight-minute clip below. Fuse on Demand is available on Cablevision, ...

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CRO-MAGS: Berlin, Colfontaine Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of legendary hardcore band CRO-MAGS' recent performances in Germany and Belgium can be viewed below. CRO-MAGS' current touring lineup consists of the following musicians: John Joseph - Vocals Craig Setari (SICK OF IT ALL) - Bass A.J. Novello (LEEWAY) - Guitar Mackie Jayson – Drums An influential band from New York City, ...

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HATEBREED To Film Video For Cover Of SLAYER's 'Ghosts Of War'

Vocalist Jamey Jasta of the Connecticut-based hardcore/metal band HATEBREED has issued the following update: "HATEBREED played a last-minute show in Springfield, Massachusetts last night; we had a blast! Thanks to everyone who came out! People came from all over. It was amazing and Wayne [original guitarist Wayne Lozinak, who recently rejoined the band] did great. ...

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HATEBREED Interviewed On 'Uranium'; Clip Available

"Uranium", which is exclusively available on Fuse On Demand, sat down with members of HATEBREED to talk about the band's first DVD, their upcoming book and their hardcore fan base. The full interview is available all March long only on Fuse on Demand. Watch a clip below. Fuse on Demand is available on Cablevision, Comcast, ...

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HATEBREED: 'For The Lions' European Release Date Announced

Hardcore metal leaders HATEBREED will release their long-awaited new covers album, "For The Lions", in Europe on May 11, 2009 via Century Media Records. Due in the U.S. on Tuesday, May 5 via E1 Music (formerly KOCH Records), tis new release is the follow-up to the band's #1 Billboard-charting DVD "Live Dominance", which came out ...

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BAD BRAINS Documentary In Post-Production; Teaser Available

A documentary on the legendary punk band BAD BRAINS is currently in post-production and is expected later in the year. Directed by Mandy Stein and Ben Logan, the film traces the history of the band from its formation in Washington, D.C. in 1979 to the present day. It includes interviews with all four founding members, ...

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HATEBREED Parts Ways With Guitarist, Announces Replacement

Hardcore metal leaders HATEBREED are set to release their long-awaited new covers album, "For The Lions", on Tuesday May 5, 2009 via E1 Music (formerly KOCH Records). This new release is the follow-up to the band's #1 Billboard-charting DVD "Live Dominance", which came out last September. The songs on "For The Lions" were carefully selected ...

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HATEBREED's All-Covers Album 'For The Lions' Due In May

Connecticut-based hardcore/metal band HATEBREED will release an all-covers album, entitled "For the Lions", in May via Koch Records. The CD is expected to include HATEBREED's renditions of songs by SLAYER, MISFITS, METALLICA, JUDGE, CRO-MAGS, D.R.I., NEGATIVE APPROACH, AGNOSTIC FRONT, MADBALL, SHEER TERROR and OBITUARY, among others. A snippet of HATEBREED's cover of SLAYER's "Ghost of ...

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MY DYING BRIDE: New Album Artwork Unveiled

U.K. godfathers of doom MY DYING BRIDE will release their new album, "For Lies I Sire", on March 23 via Peaceville Records. The follow-up to 2006's "A Line of Deathless Kings" was recorded with longtime producer Mags. Check out the cover artwork below. "For Lies I Sire" track listing: 01. Fall With Me 02. My ...

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VEIL OF MAYA Parts Ways With Bassist, Announces Replacement

Bassist Kris "The Higler" Hilger has left VEIL OF MAYA "to pursue other things going on in his life." The group says, "There are no hard feelings between them whatsoever as the band wishes him all the best to whatever he pursues next." Hilger's permanent replacement in VEIL OF MAYA is ex-BORN OF OSIRIS guitarist ...

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MY DYING BRIDE: New Song Excerpt Available For Streaming

A two-and-a-half-minute radio-broadcast-quality excerpt from the new MY DYING BRIDE song "My Body, A Funeral" is available for streaming below. The track was premiered exclusively on this week's "Tinitus" radio show, which aired last night (Wednesday, January 14) on Norway's P3. (Update: The clip was removed at the request of the band's record label.) "My ...

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MY DYING BRIDE: New Song To Debut On Tonight's 'Tinitus'

A track from MY DYING BRIDE's new album "For Lies I Sire" will be premiered exclusively on this week's "Tinitus" radio show, airing tonight (Wednesday, January 14) between 20.00 CET (8:00 p.m.) and 22.00 CET (10:00 p.m.) on Norway's P3. "Tinitus" is Norway's most popular metal show with an average of over 60,000 listeners per ...

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MY DYING BRIDE: New Video Interview Available

Contraband Candy's René Ackermann conducted an interview with singer Aaron Stainthorpe and guitarist Andrew Craighan of U.K. godfathers of doom MY DYING BRIDE at last year's Damnation Festival, which was held November 22, 2008 in Leeds, U.K. They talk about recording methods, the band's upcoming album "For Lies I Sire" and new keyboardist/violinist Katie Stone. ...

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VEIL OF MAYA: Video Interview Available

Capital Chaos conducted an interview with VEIL OF MAYA on November 21, 2008 when the band performed at The Boardwalk in Orangevale, California. Also on the bill were THE FACELESS, ABIGAIL WILLIAMS, DECREPIT BIRTH and NEURAXIS. Watch the five-minute chat below. VEIL OF MAYA released its latest full-length album, "The Common Man's Collapse", ...

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HATEBREED's Cover Of SEPULTURA's 'Refuse/Resist' Posted Online

HATEBREED's cover of SEPULTURA's "Refuse/Resist" is available for streaming on the Connecticut-based hardcore/metal band's MySpace page. The track was included on the soundtrack release to "Punisher: War Zone" from Marvel Comics' latest film adaptation of fictional vigilante and deadly antihero Frank Castle. Released this past November 25, the lethal motion picture soundtrack features ...

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Beware The Circling Fin - EARLY MAN

A metaphorically appropriate name on many levels, EARLY MAN is a musical translation of that scene from "2001: A Space Odyssey" where the prehistoric ape-man discovers that the leg bone of his fallen comrade made for a handy weapon and proceeded use the blunt instrument to bash the living fuck out members of a rival ...

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VEIL OF MAYA: Orangevale Footage Available

Capital Chaos has posted video footage (see below) of VEIL OF MAYA's November 21, 2008 performance at The Boardwalk in Orangevale, California. Also on the bill were THE FACELESS, ABIGAIL WILLIAMS, DECREPIT BIRTH and NEURAXIS. VEIL OF MAYA released its latest full-length album, "The Common Man's Collapse", on April 1, 2008 via Sumerian ...

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BLOODBOUND To Support HAMMERFALL, SABATON

BLOODBOUND, the Swedish melodic, heavy metal band featuring members of STREET TALK, TAD MOROSE, MORGANA LEFAY and PYRAMAZE, will support HAMMERFALL and SABATON for the following shows: April 07 – Maribor, SLO - Stuk April 08 - Zagreb, CRO - Boogaloo April 10 - Sofia, BUL - Universiada Hall April 11 - Belgrade, SER - ...

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