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THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER To Release 'Ritual' In June

Michigan's unstoppable sons of molten melodic death metal THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER will release their new album, "Ritual", in Europe on June 17 and in North America on June 21 via Metal Blade Records. The effort will also be available as a box set, limited to 2,000 units including special, exclusive digibook, witch board, magic ...

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SALEM: 'Kaddish' Reissue Artwork Unveiled

The front cover of the upcoming reissue of "Kaddish", the cult 1994 album from Israeli death metal pioneers SALEM, can be viewed below. Due next week via Raven Music, the CD's cover art and design was handled by the band's guitarist, Nir Gutraiman. The effort was remastered by UE Nastasi at Sterling Sound in New ...

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THE FAMINE Calls It Quits

Vocalist Nick Nowell of the North Texas death metal outfit THE FAMINE has released the following statement: "THE FAMINE never should have existed. I don’t mean that like when a jealous brother screams, 'I wish you were never born!' at his little sister. What I mean is that we came together as a group of ...

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BELIEVER: Another New Song Posted Online

"Ego Machine", a brand new song from technical-thrash metallers BELIEVER, can be streamed using the SoundPloud player below. The track comes off the band's new album, "Transhuman", which is scheduled for release on April 12 (one day earlier internationally) via Metal Blade Records. The CD was produced by Trauma Team Productions and was mixed by ...

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BELIEVER: Another New Song Available For Streaming

"Mindsteps", a brand new song from technical-thrash metallers BELIEVER, can be streamed using the Soundcloud player below. The track comes off the band's new album, "Transhuman", which is scheduled for release on April 12 (one day earlier internationally) via Metal Blade Records. The CD was produced by Trauma Team Productions and was mixed by Kevin ...

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SURTR: 'Part III' Video Released

French doomsters SURTR will release their debut album, "World Of Doom", on April 29 except in France, U.K. and Ireland, where it will arrive on May 2. The cover artwork and layout were designed by Christoph "Stripe" Schinzel (ANVIL, COUNT RAVEN, SODOM, VICIOUS RUMORS). "World Of Doom" track listing: 01. Part I 02. Part II ...

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SEMARGL: Uncensored 'Tak, Kurwa' Video Released

"Tak, Kurwa", the uncensored new video from the Norwegian-Ukrainian pop black metal band SEMARGL, can be viewed below. (**WARNING**: Clips contains nudity.) Check out photos from the "Tak, Kurwa" video shoot on SEMARGL's Facebook page. According to the band, "'Kurwa' means bitch, whore in Polish. This single is dedicated to Polish fans of ...

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BELIEVER: New Song Available For Streaming

"G.U.T.", a brand new song from technical-thrash metallers BELIEVER, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track comes off the band's new album, "Transhuman", which is scheduled for release on April 12 (one day earlier internationally) via Metal Blade Records. The CD was produced by Trauma Team Productions and was mixed by Kevin ...

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SURTR: New Audio Sample Available

French doomsters SURTR will release their debut album, "World Of Doom", on April 29 except in France, U.K. and Ireland, where it will arrive on May 2. The cover artwork and layout are being designed by Christoph "Stripe" Schinzel (ANVIL, COUNT RAVEN, SODOM, VICIOUS RUMORS). An audio sample of the new CD is available for ...

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BELIEVER: More 'Transhuman' Details Revealed

Reactivated late '80s/early '90s technical-thrash metallers BELIEVER will release their new album, "Transhuman", on April 12 (one day earlier internationally) via Metal Blade Records. The CD was produced by Trauma Team Productions and was mixed by Kevin Gutierrez (RAVEN, PROJECT: FAILING FLESH, DECEASED, DYSRYTHMIA, GARDEN OF SHADOWS) at Assembly Line Studios in Virginia. The mastering ...

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Norwegian 'X Factor' Finalist To Perform With KAMELOT In Olso

Norwegian "X Factor" finalist Atle Pettersen (pictured below) — who is also also the singer of Norwegian melodic prog metal band ABOVE SYMMETRY — will join KAMELOT on stage for an exclusive appearance at the group's May 15, 2011 concert in Oslo, Norway. Pettersen had Marion Raven as a mentor in the "X Factor" program ...

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SURTR To Release 'World Of Doom' In April

French doomsters SURTR will release their debut album, "World Of Doom", on April 29 except in France, U.K. and Ireland, where it will arrive on May 2. The cover artwork and layout are being designed by Christoph "Stripe" Schinzel (ANVIL, COUNT RAVEN, SODOM, VICIOUS RUMORS). According to a press release, SURTR unleashes a dark atmosphere ...

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BELIEVER: New Album Details Revealed

Reactivated late '80s/early '90s technical-thrash metallers BELIEVER will release their new album, "Transhuman", in Europe on April 11 via Metal Blade Records. The CD was produced by Trauma Team Productions and was mixed by Kevin Gutierrez (RAVEN, PROJECT: FAILING FLESH, DECEASED, DYSRYTHMIA, GARDEN OF SHADOWS) at Assembly Line Studios in Virginia. The mastering duties were ...

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MYSTIC PROPHECY: New Album Title, Release Date Announced

Greek/German heavy metallers MYSTIC PROPHECY are preparing to enter Prophecy Music Factory studios with singer/producer Roberto Dimitri Liapakis (MYSTIC PROPHECY, SUICIDAL ANGELS, VALLEY'S EVE, INSIDEAD) to begin recording their seventh album, "Raven Lord", for an October 28 release via Massacre Records. The CD will contain 11 tracks and will mark the recording debut of the ...

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THE FAMINE: More Behind-The-Scenes Footage Posted Online

More webisodes featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "The Architects Of Guilt", the new album from the North Texas death metal outfit THE FAMINE, can be viewed below. Due on February 15 via Solid State Records, the follow-up to 2008's "The Raven And The Reaping" was produced by D. Braxton Henry (ex-DEVOURMENT) and was ...

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THE FAMINE: 'Ad Mortem' Video Released

"Ad Mortem", the new video from the North Texas death metal outfit THE FAMINE, can be viewed below (courtesy of AOL's Noisecreep). The track comes off the band's new album, "The Architects Of Guilt", which is scheduled for release on February 15 via Solid State Records. The follow-up to 2008's "The Raven And ...

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THE FAMINE: New Song Available For Streaming

"The Crown And The Holy See", a brand new song from the North Texas death metal outfit THE FAMINE, can be streamed using the audio player below (courtesy of AOL's Noisecreep). The track comes off the band's new album, "The Architects Of Guilt", which is scheduled for release on February 15 via Solid ...

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SEMARGL: 'Credo Flaming Rain' Video Released

Polish songstress Agnieszka "Nera" Górecka (DARZAMAT, NERANATURE) and British keyboardist Johnny Maudling (BAL-SAGOTH, MY DYING BRIDE) made guest appearances on the song "Credo Flaming Rain" from the Ukrainian-Norwegian metal band SEMARGL. A video for the song can be viewed below. "Credo Flaming Rain" comes off SEMARGL's fourth album, "Ordo Bellictum Satanas", which came out last ...

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BELIEVER Completes Work On New Album

Reactivated late '80s/early '90s technical-thrash metallers BELIEVER have finished mixing and mastering their new album for an early 2011 release via Metal Blade Records. The CD was produced by Trauma Team Productions and was mixed by Kevin Gutierrez (RAVEN, PROJECT: FAILING FLESH, DECEASED, DYSRYTHMIA, GARDEN OF SHADOWS) at Assembly Line Studios. Commented the band: "We ...

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THE FAMINE: 'The Architects Of Guilt' Trailer Released

A trailer for "The Architects Of Guilt", the new album from the North Texas death metal outfit THE FAMINE, can be viewed below. Due on February 15 via Solid State Records, the follow-up to 2008's "The Raven And The Reaping" was produced by D. Braxton Henry (ex-DEVOURMENT) and was mixed by Jason Suecof (THE BLACK ...

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