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MADBALL: New Album Details Revealed

New York City hardcore legends MADBALL have announced a tour with good friends TERROR and 100 DEMONS. The trek, which happens in June, will see the band fresh from recording their upcoming album to be titled "Infiltrate the System" which will be released this fall on Ferret Music. Speaking from Planet Z studios in Massachusetts, ...

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CAUGHT IN A TRAP Lines Up East Coast Dates

Queens, New York hardcore outfit CAUGHT IN A TRAP has lined up a number of gigs as it prepares for the release of its debut album, "Rats Get Fat". Show dates include separate bills with New York hardcore legends MADBALL, SUBZERO and MURPHY'S LAW. "Rats Get Fat" was recorded and produced by the legendary Don ...

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TURMOIL Announces New Live Dates

While finishing up the writing for its upcoming full-length album on Eulogy Recordings, Philadelphia hardcore/metal legends TURMOIL have announced a few shows in the upcoming months. First they will be joining ED GEIN, THE MINOR TIMES, and END OF A YEAR for a performance at the Westcott Community Center in Syracuse, NY on May 5. ...

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MADBALL Signs European Deal With I SCREAM RECORDS

I Scream Records has announced the signing of New York hardcore legends MADBALL for the European territory. Label owner Laurens Kusters said of the signing: "Over the last few years, we've worked very close with MADBALL on releases such as the 'Resistance Tour DVD Volume 2' and the 'Worldwide Tribute to the Real Oi Compilation'. ...

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MORDA Hard At Work On New Album

Belgian hardcore/metal act MORDA is currently in the studio recording its as-yet-untitled third full-length album for a June 27 release via Hong Kong's Gods Child Music. The follow-up to 2005's "Azerion" will mark the group's first CD with new singer Wentein. According to a press release, the new album "will sound more MORDA than ever ...

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KATATONIA Confirmed For Czech Republic's BRUTAL ASSAULT FESTIVAL

Sweden's KATATONIA has been confirmed for the Brutal Assault Festival, set to take place August 10-12 in Svojsice U Prelouce (100 km east of Prague), Czech Republic. The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order): ABORTED ADOR DORATH BELPHEGOR BY NIGHT CATARACT CEPHALIC CARNAGE DEICIDE DEPRESY DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER DISMEMBER DYING FETUS ...

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HATEBREED To Play Israel In April

According to Metal Israel, HATEBREED has confirmed a performance at Tel Aviv's Teatron Club on April 29, 2007. HATEBREED will play a free show at the South by Soutwest Music Conference on Saturday, March 17 at Spiro's in Austin, Texas. Also on the bill are ANKLA, OBLIGE and AND THE HERO FAILS. HATEBREED ...

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HATEBREED To Play Free Show In Austin

HATEBREED will play a free show at the South by Soutwest Music Conference on Saturday, March 17 at Spiro's in Austin, Texas. Also on the bill are ANKLA, OBLIGE and AND THE HERO FAILS. HATEBREED will perform around 3:00 in the afternoon on the outdoor stage. HATEBREED is continuing to tour in support of its ...

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MADBALL To Begin Recording Late Spring

New York hardcore legends MADBALL have issued the following update: "We just finished a 10-show run of shows along the East Coast with our friends from DEATH BEFORE DISHONOR and SINCE THE FLOOD. Also thanks to KILL YOUR IDOLS for joining us on the Long Island show. Next, we head back into the rehearsal space ...

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HATEBREED: Another Live Video Posted Online

A video of HATEBREED performing the track "Before Dishonor" last year during the Monsters of Mayhem tour at The Crocodile Rock in Allentown, PA has been posted online at the Underground Video Television web site. A commercial/webisode for Brass City Tattoos, owned and operated by guitarist Sean Martin of HATEBREED, has been posted ...

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TURMOIL Signs With EULOGY RECORDINGS

Eulogy Recordings has announced the signing of hardcore pioneers TURMOIL. TURMOIL, the groundbreaking noise-core five-piece from Philadelphia, have now fittingly signed with Eulogy Recordings, a label whose reputation is etched in stone as a cornerstone of the crossover metalcore movement. The band have also partnered up with Freeze Artist Management and Keith Isola to ensure ...

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HATEBREED: 'Defeatist' Live Video Available

A video of HATEBREED performing the track "Defeatist" last year during the Monsters of Mayhem tour at The Crocodile Rock in Allentown, PA has been posted online at the Underground Video Television web site. A commercial/webisode for Brass City Tattoos, owned and operated by guitarist Sean Martin of HATEBREED, has been posted online ...

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MADBALL: '100%' Video Available

New York hardcore legends MADBALL recently shot a video for the song "100%" in São Paulo, Brazil with director Pablo Menna (Toro Productions). Check out the clip at YouTube.com. MADBALL is currently working on material for a new album, tentatively due this summer. The band released its first CD for Ferret Music, "Legacy", ...

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SINCE THE FLOOD To Support MADBALL On East Coast Dates

New England hardcore powerhouse SINCE THE FLOOD has just released its newest full-length CD, "No Compromise", on Metal Blade Records. The band excels at raw, bare-knuckled hardcore with metallic toned guitars, Schwarzenegger-sized vocals and full velocity assault drumming. Among the group's admirers are Howard Jones from KILLSWITCH ENGAGE, who asked to manage the band soon ...

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WALLS OF JERICHO To Support STONE SOUR In Japan

WALLS OF JERICHO, Detroit's own hardcore warriors, have been chosen as direct support for KITTIE beginning the first week in February. This tour will be their first club tour of 2007, and the band is looking forward to pounding the pavement again, says vocalist Candace Kucsulain. "What we are especially looking forward to on this ...

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HATEBREED Planning World Domination

HATEBREED frontman Jamey Jasta has issued the following update: "Happy New Year everyone! Thanks for a great year. 2007 is looking to be an amazing one for us as well. We are ready to start announcing our world tour plans this month. "As most of you know we are going to Australia in February and ...

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CAUGHT IN A TRAP To Release Full-Length Debut In April

Hardcore outfit CAUGHT IN A TRAP has set "Rats Get Fat" as the title of its debut album, tentatively due in April 2007 through No Joke Records. The CD, which was recorded with legendary hardcore producer Don Fury (AGNOSTIC FRONT, MADBALL, SICK OF IT ALL) at the helm, will feature the following track listing: 01. ...

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MADBALL Working On Its 'Hardest Record To Date'

New York hardcore legends MADBALL have issued the following update: "Another year came and went and we want to give everyone a heads up on a few things. First off, thanks to everyone who continued to support the band in 2006. We did some amazing tours of Europe, Australia/New Zealand, South America, and of course ...

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MADBALL Frontman To Showcase Hip Hop Side At London Gig

MADBALL frontman Freddy Cricien has been added to the bill of Brooklyn death-rapper NECRO's premiere European appearance at The Scala, Kings Cross, London on January 11, 2007. Freddy will take time off from setting the world on fire as vocalist with New York hardcore pioneers MADBALL to showcase his other talents. "I grew up with ...

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HATEBREED: European Tour Diary Available

HATEBREED frontman Jamey Jasta has posted a diary from the group's recent European headlining tour. Read it at this location. HATEBREED is continuing to tour in support of its new album, "Supremacy", which has sold 79,000 copies in the United States since its late August release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. HATEBREED's video for ...

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CAUGHT IN A TRAP Signs With NO JOKE RECORDS

Queens, New York's CAUGHT IN A TRAP has inked a deal with Los Angeles hardcore label No Joke Records. The four-piece is putting the finishing touches on its debut effort, tentatively due in March 2007. The CD is being produced by legendary hardcore producer Don Fury, who has worked with such hardcore heavyweights as AGNOSTIC ...

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War - BORN FROM PAIN

"This war…is relentless!" comes the commanding bark of vocalist Ché Snelting and the gang shouts of his band mates in BORN FROM PAIN. It is a most appropriate introduction to an album that is every bit as explosive and riddled with bullets as any battlefield scene from anywhere in the world. This is the hard ...

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