malice in - CD Reviews, DVD Reviews, News

Pestilence & Peril - THE HOWLING WIND

Ryan Lipynski ("Killusion") captained the experimental and now defunct THRALLDOM through three albums, as well as doing time with sludge monsters UNEARTHLY TRANCE. With THE HOWLING WIND, Lipynski channels his creative energies into a more traditional, though no less invigorating, black metal project that is as fierce and soot covered as it gets. "Pestilence & ...

Read more

Posted in: CD Reviews

MISERY SIGNALS: New Album To Be Produced By DEVIN TOWNSEND

Guitarist Stuart Ross of Milwaukee, WI's metalcore act MISERY SIGNALS has issued the following update: "First off we are extremely excited to announce that the powerhouse maniacal genius, the one, the only Devin Townsend will be producing the new MISERY SIGNALS album (still yet to be titled). For those of you who are unfamiliar with ...

Read more

Posted in: News

ROADKILL To Release 'God Bless America' In November

Australian hard rockers, ROADKILL will release their debut album, "God Bless America", on November 9. The 12-song CD was recorded at Izaneer Studios in Hobart (Tasmania) between July and September and was engineered, mixed and co-produced by Brett Collidge ROADKILL features veteran TYRANT screamer Neil Steel alongside his brother Zig (guitar), Sheppo (bass) and Keef ...

Read more

Posted in: News

THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD Parts Ways With Guitarist

South Carolina's THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD has announced the departure of guitarist Chris Anderson. The band has recruited temporary axeman, and original member of the band, Richard Turbeville, for the band's upcoming run this fall as support to AS I LAY DYING, ALL THAT REMAINS, as well as HASTE THE DAY. Continuing to ...

Read more

Posted in: News

MALICE IN WONDERLAND Schedules Chinese Dates

Dark/glam rockers MALICE IN WONDERLAND will be one of the first Norwegian artists to play in China when they perform alonside Finland's NEGATIVE at the Rock-ing International Pop Music Festival. He dates are as follows: Oct. 01 - Beijing Star Live - Beijing, China Oct. 03 - Shanghai Zhongshan Park - Shanghai, China Oct. 05 ...

Read more

Posted in: News

VULTURE INDUSTRIES Launch Party Date Confirmed

VULTURE INDUSTRIES, the band that features current and former members of BLACK HOLE GENERATOR, SULPHUR, ENSLAVED, DEATHCON, SYRACH, MALICE IN WONDERLAND and TAAKE, will celebrate the release of its new album with a launch party at the Garage in its hometown of Bergen, Norway, on September 21. Other bands scheduled to appear are SULPHUR and ...

Read more

Posted in: News

EDU FALASCHI's ALMAH Parts Ways With Guitarist, Announces Replacement

ALMAH, the solo project of ANGRA frontman Edu Falaschi, has parted ways with guitarist Edu Ardanuy and has replaced him with Marcelo Barbosa from Brazilian metallers KHALLICE. Marcelo started his carreer in Brasilia, playing alongside musicians like Greg Howe, studied at Berklee College of Music in the USA, and founded one of Brazil's biggest music ...

Read more

Posted in: News

AS I LAY DYING, SIXX A.M., ADEMA First-Week Sales Revealed

The following are notable heavy metal/hard rock U.S. sales debuts for the week ending August 26, 2007, as reported by Nielsen SoundScan (all CD figures are rounded to the nearest 500; The Billboard 200 chart position included, where applicable): AS I LAY DYING - "An Ocean Between Us": 39,500 (#8) AIDEN – "Conviction": 12,500 (#55) ...

Read more

Posted in: News

Malice - THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD

A little of Erik Rutan's HATE ETERNAL brutality must have rubbed off on the members of THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD during the band's time spent at Mana Studios recording "Malice", an album that leaves 2005's "Bloodlust" in the dust. "Malice" is elephantine in its modern death metal power. It is amazing what a ...

Read more

Posted in: CD Reviews

'Metal: A Headbanger's Companion II' Due In September

Earache Records' sequel to this year's "Metal: A Headbanger's Companion" is due to be released next month. With a fresh collection of over 100 blistering Earache tracks spread over six CDs, all for the price of one CD, "Metal: A Headbanger's Companion II", housed in a sturdy box, gives value for money and hours of ...

Read more

Posted in: News

THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD Confirms Late Summer Headlining Tour

South Carolina's THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD has confirmed another American headlining tour for August and September, this time featuring support from AS BLOOD RUNS BLACK, Prosthetic Records labelmates BENEATH THE MASSACRE, and ION DISSONANCE. Hitting many places the band hasn't played for a time, this headlining tour is the second domestic outing in ...

Read more

Posted in: News

HATE Prepares To Record New Album

Industrial death/black metal mongers HATE will soon enter Hertz Studio in Bialystok, Poland to record their new album, tentatively entitled "Katharsis". HATE has been working on the new material for a few months now and is in the process of doing pre-production — creating samples and backgrounds for what is now eight finished songs! The ...

Read more

Posted in: News

THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD Guitarist Discusses Upcoming Album

WayTooLoud.com recently conducted an interview with THROUGH THE EYES OF THE DEAD guitarist Justin Longshore. A couple of excerpts follow: WayTooLoud.com: Since Erik Rutan is producing your new album "Malice", what's he like in the studio? Justin: He's a pretty hard-working dude. He tries to get the best performance out of all of us, and ...

Read more

Posted in: News

ANGRA Singer's ALMAH Debut To Receive U.S. Release In July

ALMAH, the solo project of ANGRA frontman Edu Falaschi, will release its debut album in the U.S. on July 17 via Candlelight. The CD features guest appearances by drummer Casey Grillo (KAMELOT), guitarist Emppu Vuorinen (NIGHTWISH) and bassist Lauri Porra (STRATOVARIUS). It was mixed in Brazil by Grammy-winning producer Adriano Daga, who has worked with ...

Read more

Posted in: News

GRIM REAPER Replaces MALICE At Germany's HEADBANGERS OPEN AIR Festival

STEVE GRIMMETT'S GRIM REAPER has replaced MALICE on the billing of the Headbangers Open Air festival, set to take place July 12-14 in Brande-Hörnerkirchen, Germany. The running order for the event is as follows: Thursday, July 12: SIXTH ALLOY (GER) 18.00-18.45 SILVER FIST (ESP) 19.00-19.50 INTENSE (UK) 20.05-20.55 STEVE GRIMMETT'S GRIM REAPER (UK) 21.15-22.20 WOLF ...

Read more

Posted in: News

Reunited MALICE Cancels European Gigs, Announces West Coast Dates

Reunited Los Angeles heavy metal legends MALICE have issued the following update: "Due to unfortunate circumstances, the reunited MALICE will not be able to play in Europe this summer. The shows at London Underworld and the Headbangers Open Air festival in Germany are now postponed until next year. We had five other shows scheduled with ...

Read more

Posted in: News

WRETCH Records Song In Honor Of HEADBANGER'S OPEN AIR FESTIVAL

Cleveland band WRETCH has just completed a new song called "Make This Garden Burn". The track, which was written in honor of the 10th anniversary of the Headbanger's Open Air Festival, is dedicated to festival promoters Thomas Tegelhütter and Jürgen Hegewald (Hellion Records). The recording was done at Metro Sync and Noise Floor Studios in ...

Read more

Posted in: News

VULTURE INDUSTRIES Completes Work On New Album

Norwegian industrial metallers VULTURE INDUSTRIES have completed work on their new album, "The Dysotpia Journals", with producer Bjornar Nilsen, who is also the band's vocalist and keyboards/programmer. Originally formed in 1998, VULTURE INDUSTRIES underwent a down period, until eventually recruiting Nilsen, whose distinctive vocals, together with the addition of programming and the use of old-fashioned ...

Read more

Posted in: News