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VADER: 'Never Say My Name' Video Trailer Available

A trailer for "Never Say My Name", the new video from Polish extreme metallers VADER, can be viewed below. Inspired by Patrick Graham's bestselling book "L'Évangile Selon Satan" (translation: "The Gospel According to Satan"), the clip tells an alternate story of the death of a messiah who curses humanity before his death on the cross ...

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SYN:DROM: Video Footage From Debut Album Pre-Production Posted Online

Swedish death metallers SYN:DROM (formerly BLACKBREATH) have posted a video clip (see below) featuring footage from the pre-production sessions for their forthcoming debut album, tentatively due in February 2010 via ViciSolum Productions. Two songs from SYN:DROM can be heard using the MyFlashFetish.com player below. The band describes its musical direction as "high-quality death metal in ...

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NERVECELL Signs With LIFEFORCE RECORDS

Dubai, United Arab Emirates-based death/thrash act NERVECELL has inked a deal with Lifeforce Records. The band's "Preaching Venom" album will be released in Europe on October 26. Commented Lifeforce CEO Stefan Lüdicke: "After meeting the guys at this year's With Full Force festival, it was an easy decision for us to say that we need ...

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VADER To Film 'Never Say My Name' Video

Polish extreme metallers VADER are preparing to film a video for the new song "Never Say My Name". According to guitarist/vocalist Piotr "Peter" Wiwczarek, "This is gonna be a miniature inspired by bestseller by Patrick Graham, 'Evangile Selon Satan'. An alternative death of messiah, who curse humans before his death on the cross and choose ...

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A Higher Place - BORN OF OSIRIS

Sumerian Records did well to sign bands like THE FACELESS and BORN OF OSIRIS. Not only have both been successful for the label, but the pair has been a breath of fresh air in an era of modern death metal and deathcore that too often falls flat. BORN OF OSIRIS' sophomore effort, "A Higher Place" ...

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DECAPITATED: New Drummer Announced

Guitarist Waclaw "Vogg" Kieltyka of the Polish extreme metallers DECAPITATED has tapped Austrian drummer Kerim "Krimh" Lechner (of THORNS OF IVY) as the replacement for Witold "Vitek" Kieltyka, who died on November 2, 2007 in a Russian hospital from injuries sustained in a road collision. DECAPITATED singer Covan (real name: Adrian Kowanek) was also hurt ...

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VADER Frontman Interviewed By TERRORIZER Magazine; Video Available

Terrorizer magazine's Jill Mikkelson conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Piotr "Peter" Wiwczarek of Polish extreme metallers VADER at this year's Metalcamp festival, which was held on July 2-8, 2009 in Tolmin, Slovenia. Watch the six-minute chat below. "We Are The Horde", a new song from VADER, is available for streaming on the band's

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HATE To Tour Brazil In September

Polish death metallers HATE will embark on a tour of Brazil in September. Confirmed dates are as follows: Sep. 18 - Sao Paulo/SP, Brazil - Hangar 110 Sep. 19 - Belo Horizonte/MG, Brazil - Lapa Multishow Sep. 20 - Campinas/SP, Brazil - [to be announced] Sep. 21 - Porto Alegre/RS, Brazil - Bar Opiniao Commented ...

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VADER: New Song Posted Online

"We Are The Horde", a new song from Polish extreme metallers VADER, is available for streaming on the band's MySpace page. The track comes off the band's new album, "Necropolis", which will be released in North America on September 22. The CD was recorded at Hertz studios in Bialystok, Poland with the Wieslawski ...

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VADER: New Song To Make Its Online Debut This Friday

"We Are The Horde", a new song from Polish extreme metallers VADER, will make its online debut on July 3 via MySpace. The track comes off the band's new album, "Necropolis", which will be released in North America on September 22. The CD was recorded at Hertz studios in Bialystok, Poland with the Wieslawski Bros.. ...

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VADER: Performance Footage Of New Song Available

Video footage of Polish extreme metallers VADER performing a new song, "Rise Of The Undead", on June 25, 2009 at The Baroeg in Rotterdam, Holand can be viewed below (courtesy of "letthemetalflow"). VADER will embark on the 38-date "Decibel Presents: Nuclear Blast's Monsters Of Death Tour" through North America beginning November 4 in Baltimore, Maryland. ...

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CRIONICS Completes Recording New EP

Polish metallers CRIONICS have finished recording a new EP, "N.O.I.R.", at Cracow's Shindler Factory Studio and are currently mixing the effort with the Wieslawski Bros. in their Hertz Studio in Bialystok. "N.O.I.R." features three new songs plus two covers: IMMORTAL's "Blashyrk (Mighty Ravendark)" and RAMMSTEIN's "Moskau", the latter of which features guest appearances by Piotr ...

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VADER To Headline North American 'Monsters Of Death Tour'

Polish extreme metallers VADER will embark on the 38-date "Decibel Presents: Nuclear Blast's Monsters Of Death Tour" through North America beginning November 4 in Baltimore, Maryland. The complete billing for the trek is as follows: VADER DECREPIT BIRTH WARBRINGER THE AMENTA AUGURY SUCCESS WILL WRITE APOCALYPSE ACROSS THE SKY The dates are: Nov. 04 - ...

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VADER: Footage From France's HELLFEST Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of VADER performing the song "Silent Empire" on June 20, 2009 at the Hellfest in Clisson, France can be viewed below (clip uploaded by Dave Ingham a.k.a. YouTube user "triptykon"). VADER will release its new album, "Necropolis", in Europe on August 21 and in North America on September 22 via Nuclear Blast ...

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VADER To Tour Poland With MARDUK

Polish extreme metallers VADER will team up with the Swedish black metal outfit MARDUK for the Blitzkrieg 5 tour of Poland beginning on August 29 in Warsaw. Also appearing on the bill are Polish bands CHAINSAW and ESQARIAL as well as other guest acts. Commented MARDUK guitarist Morgan Håkansson: "MARDUK are proud to announce that ...

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NAPALM DEATH Guitarist To Guest-Host 'Beyond The Pit'

Mitch Harris, guitarist from extreme metal masters NAPALM DEATH, will guest-host "Beyond The Pit", Liquid Metal's (Sirius 27 / XM 42) nightly death/grind/black metal show for an entire week! Mitch will bring his expertise, knowledge and passion for metal to the airwaves and plans to blast tunes from some of his favorite bands. You'll hear ...

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HATE: Quality Footage From DEATH FEAST OPEN AIR Available

Quality video footage of Polish death metallers HATE performing at the Death Feast Open Air on June 12, 2009 in Hünxe, Germany can be viewed below (courtesy of "letthemetalflow"). HATE's live album, "The Litanies of Satan", will be released in the U.S. on July 14 via MVD. Recorded in February 2004, the CD features mainly ...

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VADER: 'Necropolis' Cover Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Polish death metallers VADER will release their new album, "Necropolis", in Europe on August 21 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded at Hertz studios in Bialystok, Poland with the Wieslawski Bros.. Tue Madsen, who previously worked with such bands as MOONSPELL, CATARACT, HEAVEN SHALL BURN and many more, mixed the CD at his ...

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VADER: New 'Necropolis' Studio Video Report Posted Online

Polish death metallers VADER will release their new album, "Necropolis", in late August via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded at Hertz studios in Bialystok, Poland with the Wieslawski Bros.. Tue Madsen, who previously worked with such bands as MOONSPELL, CATARACT, HEAVEN SHALL BURN and many more, mixed the CD at his Antfarm Studios ...

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VADER Completes Work On New Album

Polish death metallers VADER will release their new album, "Necropolis", in late August via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded at Hertz studios in Bialystok, Poland with the Wieslawski Bros.. Tue Madsen, who previously worked with such bands as MOONSPELL, CATARACT, HEAVEN SHALL BURN and many more, mixed the CD at his Antfarm Studios ...

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Siberia's DEFECT DESIGNER Signs With MY KINGDOM MUSIC

Siberian death metal act DEFECT DESIGNER has inked a deal with My Kingdom Music. The band's full-length debut, "Wax", is scheduled for release on September 7. The 12-song CD was recorded at Hertz Studio (VADER, DECAPITATED, BEHEMOTH) in Poland under the watchful eyes of Wojtek and Slavek Wieslawski. According to a press release, "Wax" contains ...

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HATE: Performance Footage Of New Songs Posted Online

Video footage of Polish death metallers HATE performing two new songs during their recent tour of the band's home country can be viewed below. Metal Mind Productions has set a June 8 European release date (July 14 in the USA via MVD) for "The Litanies of Satan", a live album from HATE. Recorded in February ...

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SYN:DROM Issues Album Update

Swedish death metallers SYN:DROM (formerly BLACKBREATH) have issued the following update: "Most of the songs for the [debut SYN:DROM] album are done and pre-recorded. We will write about 3-4 more songs in addition to the ones that are done! The album will definitely contain the most brutal and intense material that we have ever created! ...

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HATE: 'The Litanies Of Satan' Live Album Due In June

Metal Mind Productions has set a June 8 European release date (July 14 in the USA via MVD) for "The Litanies of Satan", a live album from Polish death metallers HATE. Recorded in February 2004, the CD features mainly songs from the band's "Awakening of the Liar" LP plus some older, classic compositions. The digipack ...

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