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GOZU Signs Worldwide Deal With BLACKLIGHT MEDIA/METAL BLADE RECORDS

Blacklight Media/Metal Blade Records has announced the signing of Boston's rock/metal outfit GOZU to a worldwide deal. Formed in 2010, the four-piece has released one EP and three full-lengths to-date, and is currently writing their fourth studio album, set for a 2017 release. GOZU comments: "We are extremely excited to be signed to Blacklight Media/Metal ...

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Video Premiere: KVELERTAK's 'Svartmesse'

Norwegian rockers KVELERTAK have released the official music video for "Svartmesse", from their celebrated new LP "Nattesferd" which arrived this past May. The clip, which was directed by Torjus Førre Erfjord of Raindog Films, can be seen below. The band commented on the videos creation, stating: "It's made by our good friend Torjus Førre Erfjord ...

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KVELERTAK Releases 'Nattesferd' Video

Norwegian rockers KVELERTAK have released the official music video for "Nattesferd", the title track of their third album, which arrived this past May. The otherworldly clip — produced by Norwegian production company Bacon and directed by Jakob Marky — was filmed in Fårö, a Baltic Sea island off the south eastern coast of Sweden where ...

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KVELERTAK: New Song 'Nattesferd' Available For Streaming

"Nattesferd", a brand new song from Norwegian rockers KVELERTAK, can be streamed below. The track is the title cut of the band's third album, which will be released on May 13 via Roadrunner. The follow-up to 2013's "Meir" was recorded live at Amper Tone Studio in Oslo, Norway (KVELERTAK's first effort to be recorded in ...

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KVELERTAK: New Song 'Berserkr' Available For Streaming

"Berserkr", a brand new song from Norwegian rockers KVELERTAK, can be streamed below. The track is taken from the band's third album, "Nattesferd", which will be released on May 13 via Roadrunner. The follow-up to 2013's "Meir" was recorded live at Amper Tone Studio in Oslo, Norway (KVELERTAK's first effort to be recorded in the ...

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KVELERTAK Releases Official Video For New Song '1985'

Norwegian rockers KVELERTAK will release their third album, "Nattesferd", on May 13 via Roadrunner. The follow-up to 2013's "Meir" was recorded live at Amper Tone Studio in Oslo, Norway (KVELERTAK's first effort to be recorded in the group's homeland) and was produced by the band and mixed/engineered by Nick Terry (LINDSTRØM, TURBONEGRO, THE LIBERTINES). The ...

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BARONESS: Entire 'Purple' Album Available For Streaming

BARONESS's fourth album, "Purple", is available for streaming in its entirety below. The CD will be released on December 18 through Abraxan Hymns). The "Purple" cover artwork was created by BARONESS frontman John Baizley. Baizley has done the artwork for all of BARONESS's releases as well as fine art and album art for bands including ...

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BARONESS: New Song 'Morningstar' Available For Streaming

BARONESS will release its fourth album, "Purple", on December 18 through Abraxan Hymns). The song "Morningstar", taken from "Purple", can be streamed below. The "Purple" cover artwork was created by BARONESS frontman John Baizley. Baizley has done the artwork for all of BARONESS's releases as well as fine art and album art for bands including ...

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BARONESS Reveals 'Purple' Album Cover Via Time Lapse Video

BARONESS has revealed the cover for the band's fourth album, "Purple" (due on December 18 through Abraxan Hymns), via a time lapse video that shows John Baizley's process for creating the album artwork. This clip follows fans piecing together quadrants of the album cover that were revealed via t-shirts shipped last week as part of ...

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SLAYER And ANTHRAX To Join Forces For European Tour

SLAYER (pictured) will join forces with ANTHRAX and KVELERTAK for a European tour in the fall. So far the following dates have been announced: Oct. 25 -Tilburg, NETH @ 013 Oct. 26 - Paris, FRA @ Le Zenith Nov. 07 - Vienna, AUT @ Gasometer SLAYER has set "Repentless" as the title of its new ...

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Is SLIPKNOT's New Drummer A 'S**tbag'?

Laura Jane Grace, the lead vocalist for the punk-rock band AGAINST ME!, appears to have slammed the group's former drummer, Jay Weinberg (pictured), as a "shitbag" after it was revealed that Weinberg has joined SLIPKNOT as the replacement for Joey Jordison. Weinberg — the 24-year-old son of Max Weinberg (BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN AND THE E STREET ...

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GOJIRA Hangs Out With SLASH At Los Angeles Concert

Behind-the-scenes footage of GOJIRA's May 2 concert at Club Nokia in Los Angeles, California can be seen below. Former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Slash, who attened the show, wrote on Twitter: "Nothing short of mind blowing set by @Mastodonmusic tonight. & killer sets by @Gojiramusic & @Kvelertak at Nokia Theater. Awesome! iiii]; )'" Slash previously ...

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KVELERTAK's ERLEND HJELVIK Speaks To Sweden's ROCKSVERIGE (Video)

In February 2014, Sweden's Rocksverige conducted an interview with singer Erlend Hjelvik of Norwegian rockers KVELERTAK in Gothenburg. You can now watch the chat below (in Swedish/Norwegian, with English subtitles). KVELERTAK was honored in the "Metal" category at the 42nd annual Spellemann awards (the Norwegian equivalent to the Grammy Awards). The largest and oldest Norwegian ...

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MASTODON's BILL KELLIHER Talks To SEATTLE MUSIC TV (Video)

Seattle Music TV conducted an interview with guitarist Bill Kelliher of Atlanta progressive metallers MASTODON 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. MASTODON's spring headlining tour with support from GOJIRA and KVELERTAK ...

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MASTODON's BILL KELLIHER Speaks To Australia's SOUNDWAVE TV (Video)

Heavy music presenter Christina Rowatt of Soundwave TV conducted an interview with guitarist Bill Kelliher of Atlanta progressive metallers MASTODON during this year's Soundwave festival in Australia. You can now watch the chat below. MASTODON's spring headlining tour with support from GOJIRA and KVELERTAK kicks off April 28 in Seattle and criss-crosses the U.S. before ...

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MASTODON's BILL KELLIHER Speaks To HYSTERIA TV

Hysteria TV conducted an interview with guitarist Bill Kelliher of Atlanta progressive metallers MASTODON during this year's Soundwave festival in Australia. You can now watch the chat below. MASTODON's spring headlining tour with support from GOJIRA and KVELERTAK kicks off April 28 in Seattle and criss-crosses the U.S. before culminating in a performance at the ...

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MASTODON's BILL KELLIHER Interviewed By MUSIC FEEDS In Sydney (Video)

Music Feeds conducted an interview with guitarist Bill Kelliher of Atlanta progressive metallers MASTODON earlier today (Sunday, February 23) at the Sydney stop of this year's Soundwave festival in Australia. You can now watch the chat below. MASTODON's spring headlining tour with support from GOJIRA and KVELERTAK kicks off April 28 in Seattle and criss-crosses ...

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SKELETONWITCH's SCOTT HEDRICK Speaks To RESIDENT ROCK STAR (Video)

Resident Rock Star conducted an interview with guitarist Scott Hedrick of Ohio metallers SKELETONWITCH on February 11 in Denver, Colorado. You can now watch the chat below. SKELETONWITCH's new album, "Serpents Unleashed", sold around 5,600 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 62 on The Billboard ...

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