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WICKED MARAYA's 'Lifetime In Hell' To See Light Of Day In May

After an 18-year break, WICKED MARAYA is back with two new songs, a new video, and a new/old album: "Lifetime In Hell", their 1991 unreleased first recording with legendary producer Jim Morris, will finally see light of day on May 6 via Massacre. Three years before the release of their critically acclaimed debut CD "Cycles", ...

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Dead Dawn - ENTOMBED A.D.

Life after death — or death metal, if you will — has become ENTOMBED A.D.'s totem. After grinding it out in court over legal battles to the band's moniker, Lars-Goran Petrov, Olle Dahlstedt, Nico Elgstrand and Victor Brandt triumphantly returned under a rebrand and delivered a knockout album, "Back to the Front". Well-received by the ...

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Bottom of the Morning - PINKISH BLACK

Texas synth dirge duo PINKISH BLACK (once known as the trio THE GREAT TYRANT, prior to the suicide of bassist Tommy Wayne Atkins) release its third album "Bottom of the Morning". It's the band's first for Relapse Records, home to the kings of synth-prog revival, ZOMBI. Relapse is also simultaneously releasing THE GREAT TYRANT's last ...

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Video: UDO DIRKSCHNEIDER Performs ACCEPT Classics In Gothenburg

Former ACCEPT and current U.D.O. singer Udo Dirkschneider has just embarked on a special tour during which he is performing ACCEPT songs one last time before he closes the chapter for good. Fan-filmed video footage of Dirkschneider's February 26 concert at Trädgår'n in Gothenburg, Sweden can be seen below. Asked about his decision to perform ...

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Listen To New BABYMETAL Single 'Karate'

"Karate", a brand new song from the Japanese teenage girl pop metal band BABYMETAL, has been made available via iTunes and can be streamed below. The track is taken from the group's second album, "Metal Resistance", which will be released on April 1 via RAL/Sony Music Entertainment in the U.S. and earMUSIC in Europe. Pre-orders ...

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BABYMETAL: 'Metal Resistance' Album Trailer

Japanese teenage girl pop metal band BABYMETAL will release its second album, "Metal Resistance", on April 1 via RAL/Sony Music Entertainment in the U.S. and earMUSIC in Europe. The effort will be made available in three different formats: a CD, 2LP and special limited-edition box set with exclusive T-shirt. The official trailer for "Metal Resistance" ...

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ENTOMBED A.D. Releases 'The Winner Has Lost' Video

"The Winner Has Lost", the new video from Swedish metallers ENTOMBED A.D., can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's second album, "Dead Dawn", which will be released on February 26 via Century Media. ENTOMBED A.D. comments on the video: "We were about to brew a collaboration beer with Warpigs in Copenhagen. ...

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Video: DISTURBED, BREAKING BENJAMIN Singers Talk To 'HardDrive Radio' About Upcoming Tour

DISTURBED frontman David Draiman and BREAKING BENJAMIN leader Ben Burnley spoke to HardDrive Radio about their upcoming summer tour. Check out the chat below. The two rock bands hitting the road starting this July and stopping in more than 20 cities throughout North America. Cities on the schedule include Boston, Toronto, Houston, Dallas, Pittsburgh, Detroit ...

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DISTURBED And BREAKING BENJAMIN Join Forces For Summer Tour; ALTER BRIDGE And SAINT ASONIA To Support

DISTURBED and BREAKING BENJAMIN today announced a Live Nation-produced co-headlining summer amphitheater tour. The two rock bands will hit the road starting this July and will stop in more than 20 cities throughout North America, including Boston, Toronto, Houston, Dallas, Pittsburgh, Detroit and more. ALTER BRIDGE and SAINT ASONIA will join the tour as special ...

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Former SLIPKNOT Member DONNIE STEELE Guests On MURDER EARTH Debut

Former SLIPKNOT member Donnie Steele makes a guest appearance on "Waiting (For The End Of Man)", the debut album from the Des Moines, Iowa five-piece hard rock/heavy metal/groove metal band MURDER EARTH. The CD was recorded by Griffin Landa at The Establishment Recording in Des Moines. MURDER EARTH's lineup consists of Ben Murphy (also of ...

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Original JUDAS PRIEST Singer AL ATKINS's New Album To Include Guest Appearances By IAN HILL, RALF SCHEEPERS

According to PowerOfMetal.dk, original JUDAS PRIEST vocalist Al Atkins is working on a new album of reworked versions of songs covering the four decades of his singing career. Guest musicians set to appear on the as-yet-untitled effort include JUDAS PRIEST bassist Ian Hill (on two tracks), former GILLAN bassist John McCoy, PRIMAL FEAR ...

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Hear New ENTOMBED A.D. Song 'Midas In Reverse'

Swedish metallers ENTOMBED A.D. will release their second album, "Dead Dawn", on February 26 via Century Media. The CD's first single, "Midas In Reverse", can be streamed below. ENTOMBED A.D. guitarist and co-producer Nico Elgstrand states:: "I think it is safe to say that all of us in the band feel like we just have ...

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CANNIBAL CORPSE To Tour Europe With KRISIUN

Florida-based death metallers CANNIBAL CORPSE are returning to Europe in April for a full tour. Support on the trek will come from KRISIUN and HIDEOUS DIVINITY. Comments CANNIBAL CORPSE bassist Alex Webster: "We're psyched to be heading back to Europe for the final leg of the 'A Skeletal Domain' tour with such a crushing lineup ...

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