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WINO Schedules Live Debut

WINO, the new solo band of legendary guitarist/vocalist Scott "Wino" Weinrich (SAINT VITUS, THE OBSESSED, SPIRIT CARAVAN, PLACE OF SKULLS, THE HIDDEN HAND), will make its live debut on Saturday, February 7 at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C. The group will consist of Jean Paul Gaster (CLUTCH, THE BAKERTON GROUP) on drums, Jon Blank ...

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BORKNAGAR Mainman Issues Studio Update

Guitar player/main composer Øystein G. Brun of Norway's BORKNAGAR has issued the following update: "After a week of intense work, we are now finished recording the drums for the upcoming BORKNAGAR album. All in all, nine songs have been recorded and we can assure you that this will be the most heavy, groovy yet diverse ...

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DARK LAY STILL Signs With BOMBWORKS RECORDS

Bombworks Records has announced the signing of DARK LAY STILL. The band will release its debut album later in the year, featuring several songs updated and re-recorded from its original demos as well as several brand new songs. Hailing from California, DARK LAY STILL plays Scandinavian-influenced symphonic black metal. The band released its original demo, ...

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ORIGIN Confirmed For UK DEATHFEST

Kansas death metallers ORIGIN will invade British shores bringing their technical brutality to UK Deathfest. They will be joined by legendary Brummies BENEDICTION and U.K. rising death/grind talent INFECTED DISARRAY in wreaking havoc on Leeds in May. The trio join a bill of uncompromising extreme noise at Leeds University Union on Sunday, May 3 for ...

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RESURRECTURIS To Release 'Non Voglio Morire' In February

Italian death metallers RESURRECTURIS will release their third full-length album, "Non Voglio Morire" (I Don't Want To Die) in February via Casket Music, a sub-label of Copro Productions. This release will come in a double digipack edition with an additional DVD including the video clip the band made for the song "The Fracture", live recordings ...

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The Origin Of The Blastbeat

Alexis Petridis of The Guardian reports that James Hoare, deputy editor of Terrorizer magazine is agitating to have January 29 declared International Blastbeat Celebration Day. The idea started out as a joke on Good Bad Music for Bad, Bad Times, a remarkable blog written by Erich Keller, a European literature student and former ...

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INEVITABLE END Completes Work On Debut Album

Swedish death metallers INEVITABLE END have completed work on their full-length debut, "The Severed Inception", due on March 17 in North America (March 23 internationally) via Relapse Records. The track listing for the album is as follows: 01. The Severed Inception 02. Dreamsight Synopsis 03. Embracing The Origin 04. Persevering Incitement 05. Collapse In Reverse ...

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THE SORROW: More Footage From The Studio Posted Online

Austrian metallers THE SORROW have posted more behind-the-scenes footage from the recording sessions for their sophomore album, "Origin Of The Storm". Watch the clip below. "Origin Of The Storm" will be released on February 27, 2009 via Drakkar Records. According to a press release, THE SORROW "have surpassed themselves with 'Origin Of The Storm' and ...

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ORIGIN: New York City Footage Posted Online

Metal Injection has uploaded three new explosive live clips featuring Topeka, Kansas-based death metallers ORIGIN. The footage was shot in October 2008 at Club Rebel in New York City. ORIGIN's video for the song "Finite" was shot in early March in a Brooklyn recording studio with acclaimed director David Brodsky (MyGoodEye), who has ...

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THE SORROW To Release Sophomore Album In February

Austrian metallers THE SORROW will release their sophomore album, "Origin Of The Storm", on February 27, 2009 via Drakkar Records. Video footage from the recording sessions can be viewed below. Also available is the CD artwork. More information will be made available soon. THE SORROW's debut album, "Blessings from a Blackened Sky", was released in ...

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THE MONOLITH DEATHCULT To Release New Version Of 'The White Crematorium' With Bonus Tracks

Dutch extreme metallers THE MONOLITH DEATHCULT have announced plans to release a reworked version of their 2005 album "The White Crematorium", tentatively dubbed "The White Crematorium 2.0". Commented the band: "In our insatiable desire to always receive the highest possible ratings we decided to take the 2005 recordings to an even higher level of perfection. ...

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SCOTT 'WINO' WEINRICH: Solo Album Details Revealed

Legendary guitarist Scott "Wino" Weinrich (SAINT VITUS, THE OBSESSED, SPIRIT CARAVAN, PLACE OF SKULLS, THE HIDDEN HAND) will release his first solo album, "Punctured Equilibrium", on January 20, 2009. After the demise of his last group, THE HIDDEN HAND, Wino did not rest. With newfound energy, he completed the writing of many new songs and ...

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ORIGIN, SKINLESS, OBSCURA, MAN MUST DIE, ANTIGAMA To Team Up For European Tour

ORIGIN, SKINLESS, OBSCURA, MAN MUST DIE, and ANTIGAMA will join forces for the first-ever European edition of the legendary Relapse Records Contamination Tour. The trek will bring extremity as only Relapse Records can provide to Europe in an extensive four-week run. ORIGIN recently issued its new full-length album, "Antithesis", to worldwide acclaim! Infamous New York ...

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BORKNAGAR Announces New Drummer

Norway's BORKNAGAR has announced the addition of drummer Dave Kinkade (ARSIS, MALEVOLENT CREATION, DIVINE EMPIRE, COUNCIL OF THE FALLEN) to the group's ranks. Commented guitar player/main composer Øystein G. Brun: "We are excited to finally get a new drummer behind the kit. We have spent quite some time and effort to find suitable and highly ...

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GOATHEMY To Release 'Torn' In November

Finnish black metallers GOATHEMY will release their second full-length album, "Torn", on November 26 via Violent Journey Records. The CD contains "10 songs of atmospheric music, influenced by doom, thrash and black metal," according to a press release. Formed in 2002, GOATHEMY's debut album, "Frostland", was released 2006 and it was "more influenced my melodic ...

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ORIGIN: Entire Rochester Concert Posted Online

Video footage of ORIGIN's entire concert at The Penny Arcade in Rochester, New York shot earlier in the year when the band was on tour with DYING FETUS can be viewed at the UVTV web site. The setlist for the Topeka, Kansas-based death metallers' 40-minute show was as follows: 01. Lethal Manipulation 02. ...

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SWORN ENEMY Guitarist Launches 'Mamaluke TV'

Guitarist Lorenzo Antonucci of the Queens, New York-based hardcore/metal act SWORN ENEMY is known worldwide for his enthusiasm for a good time, which sometimes (well, all the time) escalates to a level of pure insanity. He recently channeled all of his extra energy and time to creating an outside-the-box, no-holds-barred type of TV show, appropriately ...

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ORIGIN: More Rochester Footage Posted Online

Video footage of Topeka, Kansas-based death metallers ORIGIN performing the songs "Staring From The Abyss" and "Lethal Manipulation" at The Penny Arcade in Rochester, New York earlier in the year when the band was on tour with DYING FETUS can be viewed at the UVTV web site. "Finite", the latest video (see below) ...

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SEAR BLISS: 15th-Anniversary Concert Details Revealed

Hungarian symphonic black metal band SEAR BLISS will celebrate its 15th anniversary with a huge show in Budapest, Avalon Club on November 29. In addition to the current members of the band, SEAR BLISS' original lineup ("Phantoms" era) will take the stage for the first time in 11 years. SEAR BLISS is currently writing the ...

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GODHEAD: Entire New Album Available For Streaming

GODHEADJason C. Miller (vocals, guitars), Michael Miller (guitars), Ullrich Hepperlin (bass, programming) and Ty Smith (drums) — is set to release its sixth studio album, "At The Edge Of The World", on October 7 on Driven Music Group (distribution by Ryko/Warner Music Group), the label owned by ex-KORN guitarist Brian "Head" Welch and ...

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WATAIN Announces 10-Year-Anniversary Concert

Swedish black metallers WATAIN have issued the following update: "As a closure to the two-year-long Fuck the World Tour, WATAIN will do a final date in Uppsala, Sweden, on the 6th of December. This ceremonial performance shall mark the 10-year anniversary of the band, which is also why it is held in its place of ...

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ORIGIN: Rochester Footage Posted Online

Video footage of Topeka, Kansas-based death metallers ORIGIN performing the songs "Aftermath" and "Implosion Of Eternity" at The Penny Arcade in Rochester, New York earlier in the year when the band was on tour with DYING FETUS can be viewed at the UVTV web site. "Finite", the latest video from ORIGIN, was shot ...

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A Conversation With CANNIBAL CORPSE's ALEX WEBSTER

By: Scott Alisoglu CANNIBAL CORPSE is a band of the people; well, the death metal people anyway. Since forming in 1987, the unit has always given the fans what they've wanted — consistently good albums, gore-drenched lyrics, and staggering levels of brutality. The quintet's dedication, work ethic, and business sense has turned them into one ...

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GODHEAD: New Album Track Listing Revealed

GODHEADJason C. Miller (vocals, guitars), Michael Miller (guitars), Ullrich Hepperlin (bass, programming) and Ty Smith (drums) — is set to release its sixth studio album, "At The Edge Of The World", on October 7 on Driven Music Group (distribution by Ryko/Warner Music Group), the label owned by ex-KORN guitarist Brian "Head" Welch and ...

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KRISIUN: Entire New Album Available For Streaming

"Southern Storm", the new album from Brazilian death metal veterans KRISIUN, is being streamed in its entirety at MetalKult.com. Due in the U.S. on August 5 via Century Media Records, "Southern Storm" was once again recorded at Stage One Studios in Borgentreich, Germany with producer Andy Classen (TANKARD, ROTTING CHRIST, DEW-SCENTED), who previously ...

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