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GRAVE: New Song Posted Online

Regain Records has launched a special GRAVE MySpace page featuring a streaming version of the track "Bloodpath", taken from the Swedish death metallers' forthcoming eight album, "Dominion VIII", which will be released in Europe on April 21. According to the band, the CD will contain "nine tracks of sheer evil and mass brutality." ...

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FRACTURE POINT Recording Debut Album

Phoenix, Arizona-based metal band FRACTURE POINT has entered the studio to record its full-length debut, entitled "Inherit the Downfall". The CD is being produced by Cory Spotts, who has previously worked with JOB FOR A COWBOY and KNIGHTS OF THE ABYSS, among others. The artwork will be created by Seth Siro Anton (SOILWORK, DECAPITATED, PARADISE ...

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ABYSMAL DAWN: New Songs Available For Streaming

Los Angeles-based extreme metal band ABYSMAL DAWN has posted two new songs — "Programmed to Consume" and "Compulsory Ressurection" — on its MySpace page. ABYSMAL DAWN's forthcoming sophomore album was produced by John Haddad (INTRONAUT, EYES OF FIRE) and wil feature artwork by Pär Olofsson (PSYCROPTIC, SUICIDE SILENCE). Commented ABYSMAL DAWN's Charles Elliott: ...

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TICKET TO HELL, SARATAN Sign With MY KINGDOM MUSIC

My Kingdom Music has announced the signing of TICKET TO HELL and SARATAN. According to a press release, "a great surprise comes from Mexico and it is the devastating creature of Jacobo Cordova already known for his great work in ANTIQUA and PROJECT FIRESTART. The name of this bulldozer is TICKET TO HELL and the ...

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HATE To Film 'Threnody' Video

Polish extreme metal band HATE has issued the following update: "The band will soon start working on a video for the song 'Threnody' that will be first shown at the end of March. The material will be directed by Maciej Dabrowski, and the production part will be realized in collaboration with people from Rochstar — ...

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CRIONICS Looks Back On 2007

Polish metallers CRIONICS have issued the following update: "Without doubt, year 2007 was the most hard-working and decisive period during band’s career. It was because of releasing new album — 'NeuThrone', intense promotional work – touring mainly, and our involving in other projects, focused on music obviously. "First term of last year was dedicated for ...

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The New Reign - BORN OF OSIRIS

Take a bunch of 18 year old kids from Chicago, toss in a modern death metal foundation and a keyboard and you end up with a surprisingly refreshing take on extreme music with BORN OF OSIRIS' "The New Reign". The album is a compact eight tracks with a total running time of 21 minutes that ...

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NERVECELL Completes Work On 'Preaching Venom'

Dubai-based death/thrash act NERVECELL has finally completed recording the highly anticipated new album, "Preaching Venom", which features PSYCROPTIC's David Haley (also of THE AMENTA, RUINS) on drums. The band has been busy over the last three months recording with producer Kiran Sequeira in Dubai, United Arab Emirates who previously worked on the band's 2004 release ...

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AMON AMARTH: Quality Montreal Footage Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of Swedish metallers AMON AMARTH performing the song "Fate of Norns" live at the Medley in Montreal, Quebec, Canada on December 5, 2007 can be viewed below. The track was dedicated to the memory of DECAPITATED drummer Witold "Vitek" Kieltyka, who died on November 2 in a Russian hospital from injuries sustained ...

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BEHEADED Announces New Guitarist

Malta-based brutal death metallers BEHEADED have issued the following update: "Two years have passed and expect more brutality than ever. "We welcome aboard Nick on guitars from TENDENCY CHARGE who replaced Omar. "BEHEADED will be performing on the 2nd February 2008 live at Poxx Bar, Paceville supported by PUTRID BIRTH. "This year BEHEADED will be ...

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CONDEMNED, ABOMINABLE PUTRIDITY Confirmed For Germany's DEATH FEAST OPEN AIR

CONDEMNED and ABOMINABLE PUTRIDITY have been confirmed for the 2008 edition of the Death Feast Open Air festival, set to take place June 12-14, 2008 in Hünxe, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ABOMINABLE PUTRIDITY AVULSED BEHEADED BRODEQUIN COCK AND BALL TORTURE CONDEMNED CRYPTOPSY DECAPITATED DECREPIT BIRTH DEFLORATION DEGRADE DERANGED DESECRATION DYING ...

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ANAL STENCH To Release 'Red Revolution' In February

Metal Mind Productions has set a February 4 European release date (April 15 in the U.S. via MVD) for "Red Revolution", the second full-length album from ANAL STENCH, the project featuring members of the Polish bands DECAPITATED, THY DISEASE, SCEPTIC and VIRGIN SNATCH. According to a press release, the group "has prepared another dose of ...

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SUHRIM Announces New Bassist, Begins Work On New Material

Belgian death metallers SUHRIM have issued the following update: "We're glad to announce the addition of bassist Reinier Schenk (FLESHMOULD) to the group's ranks. Last gig and rehearsals proved he was more then suited for the job. "In other news, we're currently writing material for the band's new album. We already finished quite an amount ...

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When Landscapes Bled Backwards - SICKENING HORROR

The partnership between Willowtip and The Netherlands' Neurotic Records seems to be working out just fine, the benefit that even more quality tech-death is made available to stateside devotees. With "When Landscapes Bled Backwards" (whatever the hell that means) by Greece's SICKENING HORROR (which means horror that is sickening), the Willowtip roster gains another technically ...

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ABYSMAL DAWN: 'The Mixing Process Is Close To Done'

Charles Elliott of the Los Angeles-based extreme metal band ABYSMAL DAWN has issued the following update regardingthe status of the group's sophomore release: "We've been in and out of John Haddad's (INTRONAUT, EYES OF FIRE) new studio since November and things are finally starting to come together. "Following a bit of downtime finishing up some ...

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Former SCARVE Singer: '2007 Is Damned. Hail 2008!'

Former SCARVE and current PHAZM vocalist Pierrick Valence has issued the following update: "2007's been a fucking nightmare. The year of all changes, bad news and near-death experiences. "I left SCARVE after six years of pure joy and musical hopes. "We'd been together through the best and the worst. We traveled the world from France ...

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HATE: 'Morphosis' Release Date Announced

Polish extreme metal band HATE will release its new album, "Morphosis", on February 4, 2008 via Listenable Records. The CD was mixed in July/August at Hertz Studio in Poland by Wieslawski Bros. (VADER, DECAPITATED). According to a press release, "HATE's previous album, 'Anaclasis', showed an adventurous and experienced death metal band, unleashing innovative and memorable ...

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GRAVE: New Album Title Revealed

Long-running Swedish death metallers GRAVE have set "Dominion VIII" as the title of their eighth studio album, tentatively due in April/May via Regain Records. According to the band, the CD will contain "nine tracks of sheer evil and mass brutality. At this moment the vocal parts and mixing/mastering is [all that is] left to do ...

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CEPHALIC CARNAGE: Video Interview Available

Dave Hill is back on Metal Injection and he talked with Lenzig, vocalist for CEPHALIC CARNAGE in this very special edition of the "King of Metal". He gets all the dirt on the band's clean logo, playing the Summer Slaughter tour and much more. Watch the full interview and "King of Metal" approved videos at ...

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DYING FETUS, ORIGIN Confirmed For Germany's DEATH FEAST OPEN AIR

DYING FETUS and ORIGIN have been confirmed for the 2008 edition of the Death Feast Open Air festival, set to take place June 12-14, 2008 in Hünxe, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AVULSED (ESP) BEHEADED (MAL) BRODEQUIN (USA) COCK AND BALL TORTURE (GER) DECAPITATED (POL) DECREPIT BIRTH (USA) DEFLORATION (GER) DEGRADE ...

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GRAVE Signs With REGAIN RECORDS

Long-running Swedish death metallers GRAVE have inked deal with Regain Records. The band is currently working on material for its eighth studio album, tentatively due next spring. As previously reported, GRAVE will play a special 20th anniversary set consisting of material from the band's early albums on December 21, 2007 at Sala Zero in Tarragona, ...

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DECAPITATED: More Information Revealed About Polish Tribute Concert

DECAPITATED's MySpace page has been updated with the following message: "Next Sunday [December 2] will be the concert that we had sent the word about recently, dedicated to the memory of DECAPITATED's drummer —Witold 'Vitek' Kieltyka — in Krzysztofory club in Cracow [Poland]. Let it be known that all the proceeds from this charitable event ...

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COCK AND BALL TORTURE Confirmed For Germany's DEATH FEAST OPEN AIR

COCK AND BALL TORTURE has been confirmed for the 2008 edition of the Death Feast Open Air festival, set to take place June 12-14, 2008 in Hünxe, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AVULSED (ESP) BEHEADED (MAL) BRODEQUIN (USA) COCK AND BALL TORTURE (GER) DECAPITATED (POL) DECREPIT BIRTH (USA) DEFLORATION (GER) DEGRADE ...

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Sworn Vengeance - SEVERE TORTURE

On 2005's "Fall of the Despised" The Netherlands' SEVERE TORTURE took their U.S. style death metal to a new level, bettering the songwriting and infusing its music with more groove. "Sworn Vengeance" sees the band maintaining that quality level and mixing things up just a pinch more. Loads of crunchy riffing and a relative amount ...

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