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EX DEO: First 'Caligvla' Trailer Released

EX DEO, the Ancient Roman-themed arsenal fronted by KATAKLYSM singer Maurizio Iacono, will release its sophomore album, "Caligvla", on August 31 via Austria's Napalm Records. The CD was mixed by KATAKLYSM guitarist Jean-François Dagenais, who has previously worked with MALEVOLENT CREATION, MISERY INDEX and DESPISED ICON, among others. The artwork and layout for the album ...

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KATAKLYSM: 'Iron Will' Video Released

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based extreme metallers KATAKLYSM will release a multidisc DVD, "The Iron Will: 20 Years Determined", on June 19 via Nuclear Blast. The set will depict the ups and downs of the band's long, turbulent career, as well as footage of KATAKLYSM's performance at last year's Summer Breeze festival, which took place August 18-20, ...

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DEFTONES, DETHKLOK, TRIVIUM, CANCER BATS Added To HEAVY T.O. Festival

DEFTONES, DETHKLOK, TRIVIUM, CANCER BATS, FLESHGOD APOCALYPSE, ROSE FUNERAL and ORIGIN are among the newly confirmed bands for the Heavy T.O. festival, set to take place August 11-12 at Downsview Park in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Saturday, August 11 SLIPKNOT MARILYN MANSON LAMB OF GOD DETHKLOK SUICIDAL TENDENCIES ...

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EX DEO: 'Caligvla' Artwork Unveiled

EX DEO, the Ancient Roman-themed arsenal fronted by KATAKLYSM singer Maurizio Iacono, has completed work on its sophomore album, "Caligvla", for an August 31 release via Austria's Napalm Records. The CD was mixed by KATAKLYSM guitarist Jean-François Dagenais, who has previously worked with MALEVOLENT CREATION, MISERY INDEX and DESPISED ICON, among others. The artwork and ...

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EX DEO Completes Mixing Sophomore Album

EX DEO, the Ancient Roman-themed arsenal fronted by KATAKLYSM singer Maurizio Iacono, has completed work on its sophomore album, "Caligvla", for an August 31 release via Austria's Napalm Records. The CD was mixed by KATAKLYSM guitarist Jean-François Dagenais, who has previously worked with MALEVOLENT CREATION, MISERY INDEX and DESPISED ICON, among others. The artwork and ...

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EX DEO: Performance Footage Of New Song Available

EX DEO, the Ancient Roman-themed arsenal fronted by KATAKLYSM singer Maurizio Iacono, debuted a brand new song "I, Caligvla", this past Sunday, April 1 at Club Soda in Montreal, Quebec, Canada as part of the "Paganfest America Part III" tour with TURISAS, ALESTORM, ARKONA and HUNTRESS. Video footage of the performance can be seen below. ...

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EX DEO: More 'Caligvla' Guest Musicians Announced

"Caligvla", the sophomore album from KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono's Ancient Roman-themed arsenal EX DEO, is scheduled for release on August 31 via Austria's Napalm Records. In addition to the previously announced guest appearances by ALL SHALL PERISH guitarist Francesco Artusato and TRISTANIA singer Mariangela Demurtas, the CD will feature contributions from SEPTICFLESH's Seth Siro Anton ...

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GOD FORBID: 'Where We Come From' Video Released

"Where We Come From", the new video from New Brunswick, New Jersey's melodic, thrash-metal warriors GOD FORBID, can be seen below. (Note: Video stream may not be available to some non-U.S. residents.) The performance footage for the clip was filmed on February 24 at Dingbatz in Clifton, New Jersey with director Tommy Jones (ALL SHALL ...

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FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE, Others Confirmed For HEAVY T.O. Festival

FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE, CANNIBAL CORPSE, KATAKLYSM and SUICIDAL TENDENCIES are among the newly confirmed bands for the Heavy T.O. festival, set to take place August 11-12 at Downsview Park in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: Saturday, August 11: SLIPKNOT MARILYN MANSON LAMB OF GOD SUICIDAL TENDENCIES ...

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GOD FORBID: 'Where We Come From' Video Teaser

A teaser clip for "Where We Come From", the new video from New Brunswick, New Jersey's melodic, thrash-metal warriors GOD FORBID, can be seen below. The performance footage for the clip was filmed on February 24 at Dingbatz in Clifton, New Jersey with director Tommy Jones (ALL SHALL PERISH, KATAKLYSM). Commented GOD FORBID lead guitarist ...

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EX DEO Begins Mixing Sophomore Album

Producer Jean-François Dagenais (KATAKLYSM, MALEVOLENT CREATION, MISERY INDEX, DESPISED ICON) has begun mixing "Caligvla", the sophomore album from KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono's Ancient Roman-themed arsenal EX DEO. Due on August 31 via Austria's Napalm Records, the CD will feature guest appearances by Italian singer Mariangela "Mary" Demurtas of Norway's TRISTANIA and Italian guitar virtuoso Francesco ...

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FINAL DARKNESS: 'Ghost' Video Released

"Ghost", the new video from FINAL DARKNESS — the project led by former INTO ETERNITY guitarist Rob Doherty — can be seen below. The clip, which was filmed in January in Serbia, was produced by Stanimir "Staca" Lukic and directed by Ivan Colic. Commented Rob. "Staca and Ivan did 'Push The Venom' for KATAKLYSM, which ...

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ASPHYX's 'Deathhammer' Lands On German Chart

"Deathhammer", the new album from Dutch doom death metal legends ASPHYX, has entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 67. The CD was released on February 27 in Europe and February 28 in North America via Century Media Records. The effort was made available in the following formats: * Limited-edition mediabook 2CD with ...

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GORGUTS: Footage Of NEUROTIC DEATHFEST Performance Posted Online

Quality fan-filmed video footage of GORGUTS's March 3 performance at the Neurotic Deathfest at 013 in Tilburg, The Netherlands can be seen below (courtesy of "Letthedeathmetalflow"). Check out photos from Metal-Experience.com and Metalchroniques.fr. GORGUTS's current lineup includes genre heavyweights John Longstreth (drums; DIM MAK, ORIGIN, THE RED CHORD, SKINLESS, POSSESSION, ANGELCORPSE), ...

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EX DEO: 'Caligvla' Track Listing Revealed

KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono's Ancient Roman-themed arsenal EX DEO will release its sophomore album, "Caligvla", on August 31 via Austria's Napalm Records. The CD is being recorded with producer Jean-François Dagenais (KATAKLYSM, MALEVOLENT CREATION, MISERY INDEX, DESPISED ICON) and will feature guest appearances by Italian singer Mariangela "Mary" Demurtas of Norway's TRISTANIA and Italian guitar ...

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EX DEO: 'Caligvla' Release Date Announced

KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono's Ancient Roman-themed arsenal EX DEO will release its sophomore album, "Caligvla", on August 31 via Austria's Napalm Records. The CD is being recorded with producer Jean-François Dagenais (KATAKLYSM, MALEVOLENT CREATION, MISERY INDEX, DESPISED ICON) and will feature guest appearances by Italian singer Mariangela "Mary" Demurtas of Norway's TRISTANIA and Italian guitar ...

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DEATH ANGEL Rejoined By Original Guitarist At San Francisco Show; Video Blog Available

Original DEATH ANGEL guitarist Gus Pepa made a special appearance during the band's headlining show this past Friday night, February 24 at Slim's in San Francisco. The group stated, "We [hadn't] shared the stage with Gus since 1990!" A four-and-a-half-minute video blog featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the concert can be seen below. DEATH ANGEL will ...

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TRISTANIA Singer To Guest On EX DEO Album

Italian singer Mariangela "Mary" Demurtas of Norway's TRISTANIA will make a guest appearance on "Caligvla", the sophomore album from KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono's Ancient Roman-themed arsenal EX DEO. According to Iacono, "every invited guest on this album will have Roman or Greek descent." Iacono recently completed laying down vocals for "Caligvla". He says, "It wasn't ...

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GOD FORBID To Film New Video Tonight

Brunswick, New Jersey's melodic, thrash-metal warriors GOD FORBID are scheduled to film a music video for an as-yet-unspecified song from their new album "Equilibrium" tonight (Friday, February 24) at Dingbatz in Clifton, New Jersey with director Tommy Jones (ALL SHALL PERISH, KATAKLYSM). "Equilibrium" will be released on March 27 via Victory Records. The bulk of ...

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