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OVERKILL: Three New Songtitles Revealed

Singer Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth of New Jersey thrash metal veterans OVERKILL has just entered the studio to begin laying down the vocals on the band's new album. The CD is being tracked at Gear Recording and will be mixed by Greg Reely, who also worked on 2012's "The Electric Age". The first three songtitles to ...

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STEVE MORSE Talks DEEP PURPLE, FLYING COLORS At NAMM (Video)

TC Electronic conducted an interview with guitarist Steve Morse (DEEP PURPLE, DIXIE DREGS, FLYING COLORS) at this year's NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show, which took place January 23-26 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. You can now watch the chat below. DEEP PURPLE's first new studio set since 2005, called "Now ...

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CARCASS: BBC Session Available For Streaming

Reactivated British extreme metal pioneers CARCASS recorded several songs — "Unfit For Human Consumption", "The Cadaver Pouch Conveyor System", "Captive Bolt Pistol" and "Carneous Cacoffiny" — at the legendary BBC Maida Vale Studios in London, England for an exclusive BBC Radio 1 "Rock Show" session which aired last night (Monday, January 20) as part of ...

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NOCTURNAL BREED: New Song 'Speedkrieg' Available For Streaming

Epic Norwegian thrash metallers NOCTURNAL BREED will release a new album entitled "Napalm Nights" on March 11 in Europe and March 18 in North America via Agonia Records. "Speedkrieg", the second song to be revealed off the release, is available for streaming using the SoundCloud widget below. Featuring a guest appearance by DARKTHRONE's Nocturno Culto ...

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8 FOOT SATIVA: 'The Shadow Masters' Video Released

"The Shadow Masters", the new video from the New Zealand metal band 8 FOOT SATIVA, can be seen below. The song is the title track of the group's latest album, which was released in August 2013. Regarding the video, the band had this to say: "Our new video, 'The Shadow Masters', is the first video ...

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GRAVE: 'Turning Black' Drum-Cam Footage From Warsaw

Drummers From Hell has uploaded drum-cam footage of GRAVE's Ronnie Bergerstål performing the song "Turning Black" when the band played in Warsaw, Poland at the Progresja Club on December 21, 2013 during their European tour with MARDUK. Check out the clip below. GRAVE's latest five-song EP, "Morbid Ascent", was released as a limited 12-inch MLP ...

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RINGWORM To Release 'Hammer Of The Witch' In March

Cleveland's legendary kings of metallic hardcore RINGWORM will release their new album, "Hammer Of The Witch", on March 18 in North America, March 14 in Germany, Benelux and Finland, and March 17 in the rest of the world via Relapse Records. The CD was recorded at Spider Studios in Cleveland with producer Ben Schigel (CHIMAIRA, ...

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CARCASS Records BBC Session

Reactivated British extreme metal pioneers CARCASS recorded several songs — "Unfit For Human Consumption", "The Cadaver Pouch Conveyor System", "Captive Bolt Pistol" and "Carneous Cacoffiny" — at the legendary BBC Maida Vale Studios in London, England for an exclusive BBC Radio 1 "Rock Show" session which will air soon as part of Daniel Carter's program. ...

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DREGEN Talks To France's RockNLive.org (Video)

RockNLive.org recently conducted an interview with BACKYARD BABIES and MICHAEL MONROE guitarist Dregen (real name: Andreas Tyrone Svensson). You can now watch the chat below. Dregen released his debut solo album on September 25 via Universal Music in Sweden. The CD was issued via Spinefarm Records in the U.K. on September 30. The ...

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NOCTURNAL BREED To Release 'Napalm Nights' In March

Epic Norwegian thrash metallers NOCTURNAL BREED will release a new album entitled "Napalm Nights" on March 11 in Europe and March 18 in North America via Agonia Records. "The Devil Swept The Ruins", the first song to be revealed off the release, is available for streaming below. Featuring a guest appearance by DARKTHRONE's Nocturno Culto ...

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HATE ETERNAL Bassist's 'O Come, O Come, Azrael' Christmas Song: Official Lyric Video

Just in time for the holiday season, HATE ETERNAL bass maverick J.J. Hrubovcak vomits forth "Death Metal Christmas - Hellish Renditions Of Christmas Classics", a twistedly unholy rendition of some of the season's darkest hymns. Composed and produced by J.J. with vocals and artwork, by brother and MONSTROSITY throat Mike Hrubovcak, "Death Metal Christmas - ...

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DEGRADEAD: 'Scars Of Misery' Video Released

"Scars Of Misery", the new video from Stockholm, Sweden-based melodic death metallers DEGRADEAD, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's fourth album, "The Monster Within", which was released on August 23 via Metalville. The CD was recorded between January 14 and February 2 at Panic Room studios in Skara with producer ...

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CARCASS Guitarist BILL STEER Speaks To Finland's KAAOS TV (Video)

Kaaos TV conducted an interview with guitarist Bill Steer of reactivated British extreme metal pioneers CARCASS on December 9 at Kaapelitehdas in Helsinki, Finland during the band's European tour as the support act for AMON AMARTH. You can now watch the chat below. CARCASS is one of several bands who will perform at METALLICA guitarist ...

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METALLICA's KIRK HAMMETT Presents CARCASS' Video For 'Unfit For Human Consumption'

METALLICA guitarist Kirk Hammett presents "Unfit For Human Consumption", the brand new video from reactivated British extreme metal pioneers CARCASS. Check it out below. CARCASS is one of several bands who will perform at Hammett's first annual horror convention, dubbed Kirk Von Hammett's Fear FestEviL, which will take place February 6-8, 2014 at The Regency ...

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VADER Begins Recording New Album

Polish death metal veterans VADER have entered Hertz Studio in Bialystok, Poland to begin recording their new album for an early 2014 release. The band is laying down a total of 14 songs, including four bonus tracks, for the new CD, which is tentatively titled "Tibi Et Igni", a Latin phrase which translates to "For ...

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HELLSCREAM Releases Debut Album 'Made Immortal'

HELLSCREAM, the new heavy / power metal musical project featuring guitarist David Garcia (CAGE) and vocalist Norman Skinner (SKINNER, ex-IMAGIKA), has released its debut album, "Made Immortal". Garcia is the founding guitarist of the internationally acclaimed heavy metal band CAGE from San Diego, California, which has released six full-length studio CDs, including "Darker Than Black" ...

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NOCTURNAL BREED To Release First Album In Seven Years

Norwegian metal outfit NOCTURNAL BREED will release its first album in seven years in February 2014. The band is coming back with a punch of epic old-school thrash metal with a blackened rock and roll undercurrent. NOCTURNAL BREED's as-yet-untitled fifth full-length CD will be the follow-up to 2007's "Fields Of Rot", which is available for ...

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HATE ETERNAL Bassist's 'Earthen Kings (We Three Kings)' Christmas Song Available For Streaming

Just in time for the holiday season, HATE ETERNAL bass maverick J.J. Hrubovcak vomits forth "Death Metal Christmas - Hellish Renditions Of Christmas Classics", a twistedly unholy rendition of some of the season's darkest hymns. Composed and produced by J.J. with vocals and artwork, by brother and MONSTROSITY throat Mike Hrubovcak, "Death Metal Christmas - ...

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MISERY INDEX Recording New Album

American grindcore act MISERY INDEX has entered the studio to begin recordings its new album for a spring 2014 release via Season Of Mist. Syas the band: "Adam (Jarvis) will start by tracking drums with Scott Hull (PIG DESTROYER) at Visceral Sound outside Washington D.C., and then the rest of the album will be recorded ...

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THE SAFETY FIRE: 'Mouth Of Swords' Video Released

"Mouth Of Swords", the video for the title track of the second album from London progressive metallers THE SAFETY FIRE, can be seen below. Released on September 3 in North America via InsideOut Music, the CD was once again produced by the band's own Derya "Dez" Nagle (guitar), who previously worked with Frank Turner (MONGOL ...

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