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EX DEO: Vocal Tracking Complete For Sophomore Album

KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono has completed laying down vocals for "Caligvla", the sophomore album from his Ancient Roman-themed arsenal EX DEO. He says, "It wasn't without any hard work, blood and sweat and also close to a fainting spell after one of the hardest-longest screams I ever made. Ten days of vocal tracking, some of ...

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DEATH ANGEL Interviewed On 107.7 THE BONE's 'Metal Zone' (Video)

On Friday, February 17, "Metal Zone" host Nikki Blakk of the San Francisco, California radio station 107.7 The Bone conducted an interview with guitarist Rob Cavestany and Will Carroll of San Francisco Bay Area metallers DEATH ANGEL. You can now watch the chat below. Original DEATH ANGEL guitarist Gus Pepa will make a special appearance ...

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KATAKLYSM Frontman Issues DVD Update

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based extreme metallers KATAKLYSM will release a multidisc DVD, "The Iron Will: 20 Years Determined", in the spring 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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ASPHYX: 'Deathhammer' Video Released

"Deathhammer", the new video from Dutch doom death metal legends ASPHYX, can be seen below. The clip was filmed earlier this month by Maurice Swinkels of Younique Film, who had previously worked with the band on the bonus DVD for the "Death...The Brutal Way" album as well as on clips for such other groups as ...

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THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER: New Video Interview With BRIAN ESCHBACH

Over Throne UK conducted an interview with guitarist Brian Eschbach of Michigan's unstoppable sons of molten melodic death metal THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER during the band's January 2012 U.K. tour. You can now watch the chat below. A trailer for "Moonlight Equilibrium", the new video from THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, can be seen below. The ...

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THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER: 'Moonlight Equilibrium' Video Trailer

A trailer for "Moonlight Equilibrium", the new video from Detroit deathsters THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, can be seen below. The clip, which will make its online debut next week, was directed by David Brodsky of MyGoodEye, who has previously worked with AS I LAY DYING, SUICIDE SILENCE, KATAKLYSM, ARSIS and STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, among others. ...

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EX DEO Pulls Out Of 'Paganfest America Part III' Tour

EX DEO — the Ancient Roman-themed arsenal led by KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono — has canceled its participation in the "Paganfest America Part III" tour with TURISAS, ALESTORM, ARKONA and HUNTRESS. Commented Iacono: "We were all excited to play this festival and premier some new material, but unfortunately our new album, 'Caligvla', has been delayed, ...

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'70000 Tons Of Metal' Video Recap

Metal Injection boarded the second edition of the 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise this past January and has posted a recap of all the madness that happened on the high seas in a five-minute video clip, featuring footage of fans and bands and all the craziness that happened aboard the Majesty Of The Seas cruise ...

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SEPULTURA To Tour North America With DEATH ANGEL, KRISIUN, HAVOK

SEPULTURA will join forces with DEATH ANGEL, KRISIUN and HAVOK for a North American tour in April/May. Exact cities and dates will be announced soon. SEPULTURA played its first show with new drummer Eloy Casagrande (GLÓRIA, ANDRÉ MATOS) on November 25 in Lichtenfels, Germany. Casagrande joined SEPULTURA as the replacement for Jean Dolabella, who left ...

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70000 TONS OF METAL: CNN Video Report Available

A four-and-a-half-minute CNN video report on this year's installment of the 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise — which set sail Monday, January 23 aboard the Royal Caribbean Majesty Of The Seas from Miami, Florida to George Town, Cayman Islands and will return to the real world today (Friday, January 27) — can be seen velow. ...

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KATAKLYSM: 'The Iron Will' DVD Artwork Unveiled

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based extreme metallers KATAKLYSM will release a multidisc DVD, "The Iron Will: 20 Years Determined", in the spring 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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FINAL DARKNESS To Film 'Ghost' Video In Serbia

Former INTO ETERNITY guitarist Rob Doherty will film a new video later this month for the song "Ghost" from the new FINAL DARKNESS album. The clip will be produced by Stanimir "Staca" Lukic and directed by Ivan Colic. "I'm really excited about doing this video," says Rob. "I'm going to Serbia for the shoot. I ...

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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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SANGRE ETERNA's 'Asphyxia' Due In February

"Asphyxia", the second album from Serbian melodic death metallers SANGRE ETERNA, will receive a worldwide release on February 17, 2012 via the Canadian label Maple Metal Records. The CD features guest appearances by Aleksi Sihvonen (NORTHER), Tapio Wilska (ex-FINNTROLL, NIGHTWISH), Juha Kylmänen (FOR MY PAIN), Jarmo Kylmänen (ETERNAL TEARS OF SORROW) and Jovana Karajanov (TALES ...

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KATAKLYSM Frontman And CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS Join Forces To Launch ROCK THE NATION AMERICA

The North American metal scene just got a lot heavier. The launch of Rock The Nation America celebrates a groundbreaking booking agency partnership between KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono, his agent and Canadian metal promoter Stephan Mellul, and Century Media Records. Rock The Nation America will be focused on bringing the best names in heavy metal ...

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KATAKLYSM's 'Heaven's Venom' Honored At GAMIQ Awards

"Heaven's Venom", the latest album from Canadian extreme metallers KATAKLYSM, was honored in the "Album Of The Year" in the "Metal/Hardcore" category at the Gala Alternatif De La Musique Indpendante Du Qubec (GAMIQ), an awards show that recognizes achievements by Quebec independent artists. The event was held this past Sunday, November 13 at Thtre Plaza ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND: 'Contain Us' Box Set Details Revealed

Canadian musician/producer Devin Townsend will release a monumental box set called "Contain Us". The set, which was designed and created by Man Alive's Tom Bejgrowicz (who also conceived the classic and must-have MISFITS "Coffin" box set), is the ultimate collection for every diehard Devin fan. Some highlights of the box are outlined below. * A ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT: Footage From The Road Posted Online

Behind-the-scenes footage from DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT's recent months on the road can be seen below. Director David Brodsky of MyGoodEye who has previously collaborated with AS I LAY DYING, SUICIDE SILENCE, KATAKLYSM, ARSIS, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER and STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, among others helmed the video for the song "Juular" from the DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT. ...

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