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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

GODHEAD — Jason 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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Blood Harvest - PORKFARM

It is hard to really go wrong with most death metal CDs on Deepsend Records, as the label picks its acts with care. PORKFARM's "Blood Harvest" is no major disappointment, especially considering that I'm a fan of the style, but still isn't quite up to snuff when compared to most of the label's releases. That ...

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VEX To Debut New Lineup At Austin Gig

Texas-based metallers VEX will make their live debut with vocalist Orlando Logan Perez (AGAINST THE PLAGUES) and guitarist Mike "E.D." Day (RUINS OF HONOR, BILDEBERG, ALTERNATE15) on July 26 at Red Seven in Austin, Texas. Also on the bill are ORIGIN, ABYSMAL DAWN and MISERY INDEX. The current VEX lineup is completed by founding members ...

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KRISIUN: 'Southern Storm' E-Card Available

An-card for "Southern Storm", the new album from Brazilian death metal veterans KRISIUN, can be accessed at this location. Due in Europe on July 21 via Century Media Records, the CD was once again recorded at Stage One Studios in Borgentreich, Germany with producer Andy Classen (TANKARD, ROTTING CHRIST, DEW-SCENTED), who previously worked ...

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CRYPTOPSY Announces September Canadian Assault

Montreal-based extreme metallers CRYPTOPSY will team up with special guests ORIGIN and LAST FELONY for the "The Resurgence of an Empire" Canadian tour in September. The dates are as follows: Sep. 04 - Manhattan - Moncton, NB Sep. 05 - The Pavilion - Halifax, NS Sep. 06 - Dagobert - Quebec City, QC Sep. 07 ...

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MONSTROSITY: Footage From MARYLAND DEATHFEST Posted Online

Fan-filmed video footage of long-running Florida death metallers MONSTROSITY performing the song "Sacred Oblivion" at the Maryland Deathfest on May 24, 2008 can be viewed below (clip uploaded by YouTube user "sassmonkey666"). MONSTROSITY will embark on a short run of dates this July. The Apocalyptic Devastation 2008 dates will be based around the band's appearance ...

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RECIPROCAL Announces New Bassist

Jeff Hughell (ex-BRAIN DRILL, VILE) has joined Southern California technical death metallers RECIPROCAL as the band's permanent bassist. "We are extremely honored to have such a talented and experienced player join our ranks," the group writes in a statement. "He will be performing with us at the upcoming ORIGIN show on August 1st, so come ...

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KRISIUN: New Song Posted Online; New Album Artwork Unveiled

Brazilian death metal veterans KRISIUN will release their new album, "Southern Storm", in Europe on July 21 via Century Media Records. The CD was once again recorded at Stage One Studios in Borgentreich, Germany with producer Andy Classen (TANKARD, ROTTING CHRIST, DEW-SCENTED), who previously worked with the group on 1999's "Conquerors Of Armageddon" and 2006's ...

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BLOOD TRIBE Signs With DARK HARVEST RECORDS

Indiana extreme metallers BLOOD TRIBE have inked a deal with Dark Harvest Records. Formed in 2003, BLOOD TRIBE sets out to assault the listener's eardrums with its own blend of varying genres of metal. BLOOD TRIBE has two self-released studio albums and has played well over 300 shows. The group has opened for such bands ...

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ORIGIN: 'Finite' Video Posted Online

"Finite", the new video from Topeka, Kansas-based death metallers ORIGIN, can be viewed below. The clip was shot in early March in a Brooklyn recording studio with acclaimed director David Brodsky (MyGoodEye), who has previously worked with such bands as GOD FORBID, SUICIDE SILENCE, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD and THE RED CHORD. "Finite" comes off ORIGIN's ...

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CRYPTOPSY To Tour Canada With ORIGIN, THE LAST FELONY

Canadian extreme metallers CRYPTOPSY have issued the following update: "We are very excited to announce that our first headlining tour for [the new CRYPTOPSY album] 'The Unspoken King' will be a cross-Canada tour with ORIGIN and THE LAST FELONY this upcoming September. It will not only give us the opportunity to demonstrate the brutality in ...

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IMPALED: 'G.O.R.E.' Video Posted Online

Preceding their upcoming descent upon the shores of Europe, Oakland, California-based extreme metallers IMPALED have unleashed a new video onslaught. Culling from its latest album for Willowtip Records/Candlelight UK, "The Last Gasp", the band has self-produced a cinematic abortion for the song "G.O.R.E." "Heading to the Old World this summer for our second European tour, ...

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Drummer ASGEIR MICKELSON Quits BORKNAGAR

Guitar player/main composer ystein G. Brun of Norway's BORKNAGAR has issued the following statement: "Due to the latest years evolving differences in musical ideas and visions, Asgeir Mickelson [drums] has decided to quit BORKNAGAR. The split happens in friendly manner and with mutual respect for the decision that he has made. He will remain a ...

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