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MOONSPELL To Film 'Lickanthrope' Video

Portuguese gothic metallers MOONSPELL are preparing to film a video for their new song "Lickanthrope". The clip will be directed by Filipe Melo, who worked with the band on the "I Will See You In My Dreams" video ten years ago. The shoot will take place in Nandufe, Tondela, in the central region of Portugal. ...

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ZOMBIE INC.'s Debut Album To Receive North American Release

Austrian old-school death metallers ZOMBIE INC. will release their debut album, "A Dreadful Decease", in North America on Tuesday, February 14 via Massacre Records. The CD was made available in Europe last August. ZOMBIE INC. may be a new name to the death metal scene, but some of the henchmen involved this gory, plodding debauchery ...

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MPIRE OF EVIL: New Song Available For Streaming

MPIRE OF EVIL (formerly PRIMEVIL) — the band formed in 2010 by ex-VENOM members Jeff "Mantas" Dunn (guitar) and Tony "The Demolition Man" Dolan (bass, vocals) — will release its full-length debut, "Hell To The Holy", on March 26 via Scarlet Records. The CD boasts 10 brand-new tracks displaying the band's infectious and groovy heavy ...

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THE SANITY DAYS Recruits Original ONSLAUGHT Singer For Limited Shows

THE SANITY DAYS — the project featuring four former members of legendary Bristol, England thrash metallers ONSLAUGHT who have teamed up to play music from the band's most commercially successful album, "In Search of Sanity" — has recruited ONSLAUGHT's first vocalist, Paul "Mo" Mahoney (who sang on the band's very first record, "Power From Hell", ...

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MOONSPELL: 'Alpha Noir' Cover Artwork Unveiled

Portuguese gothic metallers MOONSPELL will release their new album, "Alpha Noir", on April 27 via the band's new label home, Napalm Records. The cover artwork for the CD — an intricate, marvellous and symbolic creation by Seth Siro Anton, the Greek artist who collaborated with the band on "Night Eternal" — can be seen below. ...

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3 INCHES OF BLOOD: New Song Available For Streaming

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada traditional metallers 3 INCHES OF BLOOD will release their fifth studio album, "Long Live Heavy Metal", on March 27 via Century Media Records. According to a press release, "fans can expect a blast of pure metal assured to leave no face unmelted." "'Long Live Heavy Metal' is the fifth chapter in ...

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THE SANITY DAYS: Footage From Germany's METAL ASSAULT II FESTIVAL

THE SANITY DAYS — the project featuring four former members of legendary Bristol thrash metallers ONSLAUGHT who have teamed up to play music from the band's most commercially successful album, "In Search of Sanity" — performed at the Metal Assault II Festival on January 14 at Posthalle in Würzburg, Germany. The group's setlist was as ...

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MPIRE OF EVIL To Release 'Hell To The Holy' In March

MPIRE OF EVIL (formerly PRIMEVIL) — the band he formed in 2010 with fellow ex-VENOM members Jeff "Mantas" Dunn (guitar) and Tony "The Demolition Man" Dolan (bass, vocals) — will release its full-length debut, "Hell To The Holy", on March 26 via Scarlet Records. The CD boasts 10 brand-new tracks displaying the band's infectious and ...

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3 INCHES OF BLOOD Taps FEAR FACTORY Bassist

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada traditional metallers 3 INCHES OF BLOOD have recruited Byron Stroud (STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, FEAR FACTORY) as their new bassist. Stroud and 3 INCHES OF BLOOD have been working together on a variety of things, and Stroud is beyond pleased shift his involvement to a creative level. "I am super stoked to ...

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MOONSPELL: New Album Title, Other Details Revealed

Portuguese gothic metallers MOONSPELL have set "Alpha Noir" as the title of their new album, due on April 27 via the band's new label home, Napalm Records. Commented MOONSPELL frontman Fernando Ribeiro: "A true band has to have to a glorious past, a solid present and a bright future. More than that, a true band ...

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Maryland Deathfest – The Movie II - Various Artists

You lapped up "Maryland Deathfest: The Movie" like a parched dog. Now you've got the second installment to quench that thirst. Maryland Deathfest has turned into the premier extreme music event in North America, each year coming with more rabid anticipation than the last. You can hear it from the excited comments of attendees and ...

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Former METAL CHURCH Singer RONNY MUNROE Quits PRESTO BALLET

Former METAL CHURCH/LILLIAN AXE singer Ronny Munroe has announced his departure from PRESTO BALLET, the progressive rock band led by ex-METAL CHURCH guitarist Kurdt Vanderhoof. Ronny states, "My continued involvement with the TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA has made it impossible to leave me with enough time to fully dedicate myself to such a great band as PRESTO ...

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TERRORIZER Films 'Hordes Of Zombies' Video

Legendary grindcore act TERRORIZER recently shot a video for "Hordes Of Zombies", the title track of the band's new album. "It'll have the band pretty much playing in a studio with footage of different things representing the concept," TERRORIZER frontman Anthony "Wolf" Rezhawk told Molten Magazine. TERRORIZER is hoping to make the video ...

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TERRORIZER: New Song Available For Streaming

"Subterfuge", a brand new song from the legendary grindcore act TERRORIZER, can be streamed using the SoundCloud player below. Clocking in just shy of two minutes, the track is "packed with TERRORIZER's signature crushing riffs and relentless blast beats," according to a press release. "Subterfuge" comes off TERRORIZER's new album, "Hordes Of Zombies", which will ...

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3 INCHES OF BLOOD To Release 'Long Live Heavy Metal' In March

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada traditional metallers 3 INCHES OF BLOOD will release their fifth studio album, "Long Live Heavy Metal", on March 27 via Century Media Records. According to a press release, "fans can expect a blast of pure metal assured to leave no face unmelted." "'Long Live Heavy Metal' is the fifth chapter in ...

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EVERY TIME I DIE: New Album Details Revealed

Buffalo's magnificently brutal metallic punk ensemble EVERY TIME I DIE is set to unleash its brand new album, titled "Ex Lives", on March 6 via Epitaph Records. The CD was helmed by renowned heavy rock producer Joe Baressi (THE MELVINS, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, PARKWAY DRIVE) and offers an unrelenting onslaught of ingeniously composed ...

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GORGUTS' 'Obscura' To Be Made Available On Vinyl For First Time

Canadian label War On Music has announced the long-overdue vinyl release of GORGUTS' 1998 album, "Obscura". The groundbreaking record is highly regarded as an unrivalled masterpiece of the death metal genre. When it first was unleashed in 1998, "Obscura" was a drastic but not unexpected departure from the earlier more traditional death metal GORGUTS offerings. ...

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TERRORIZER: 'Hordes Of Zombies' Track Listing Revealed

Legendary grindcore act TERRORIZER will release its new album, "Hordes Of Zombies" in North America on February 28, 2012 via the French label Season Of Mist. The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Intro 02. Hordes Of Zombies 03. Ignorance And Apathy 04. Subterfuge 05. Evolving Era 06. Radiation Syndrome 07. Flesh ...

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ONSLAUGHT Announces First-Ever North American Tour

British thrash metal veterans ONSLAUGHT will cross the Atlantic for their first-ever North American tour in March 2012. The three-week trek will see the band performing a setlist spanning all its studio albums — "Power From Hell", "The Force", "In Search Of Sanity", "Killing Peace" and their latest release, "Sounds Of Violence". Support on the ...

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ONSLAUGHT Announces New Drummer

British thrashers ONSLAUGHT have announced that drummer Michael "Mic" Hourihan (DESECRATION, EXTREME NOISE TERROR) has now officially joined the band on a full-time basis. Mic has been touring with the ONSLAUGHT since March 2011, and has already done over 50 shows with the band, including South American and European tours. Commented ONSLAUGHT bassist Jeff Williams: ...

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WINDS OF GENOCIDE Signs With PULVERISED RECORDS

Pulverised Records has announced the signing of U.K.-based deathcrust extremos WINDS OF GENOCIDE. Spawned in 2006, WINDS OF GENOCIDE is poised to inflict apokalyptic domination with their offensive d-beat onslaught. A bastardized fusion of CIANIDE, AMEBIX, UNLEASHED and BOLT THROWER, WINDS OF GENOCIDE is working on its as-yet-titled debut full-length album, which should see the ...

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TERRORIZER: New Album Title, Release Date Revealed

Legendary grindcore act TERRORIZER has set "Hordes Of Zombies" as the title of its new album, due in North America on February 28, 2012 via the French label Season Of Mist. TERRORIZER's 2011 lineup includes Commando (a.k.a. Pete Sandoval) who remains dug into position on drums, blasting out armor-piercing beats and defending his territory as ...

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