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SUFFOCATION To Embark On 'Obliterating North America 2015 Tour'

New York death metal veterans SUFFOCATION will embark on the "Obliterating North America 2015 Tour" later this month. The band will play the Housecore Horror Film Festival in San Antonio, Texas on November 14 and decided to add six special shows to the trek. "Obliterating North America 2015 Tour" will kick off on November 12 ...

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WARREL DANE Talks Next SANCTUARY Album, Performing NEVERMORE's 'Dead Heart' And Second Solo LP

Josh Rundquist (a.k.a. That Drummer Guy) conducted an interview with SANCTUARY and NEVERMORE singer Warrel Dane on October 10 at The Triple Rock in Minneapolis, Minnesota a during SANCTUARY's current North American tour. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the ...

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Former And Current Members Of ARSIS, THE ABSENCE, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER Join Forces In NECROMANCING THE STONE

Metal Blade Records has announced the signing of NECROMANCING THE STONE. The band will release its debut album in early 2016. Featuring former and current members of ARSIS, THE ABSENCE, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER and BRIMSTONE COVEN, NECROMANCING THE STONE may be considered a "supergroup" or "studio project" by some, but that is not the ...

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DEVILDRIVER Begins Recording New Album

California metallers DEVILDRIVER have entered Seahorse Sound Studios in downtown Los Angeles to begin recording their new album for an early 2016 release via Napalm Records. The CD, which is once again being helmed by Mark Lewis (ARSIS, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, WHITECHAPEL, DEVILDRIVER, DEICIDE, SIX FEET UNDER), will mark the group's first release since ...

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Video Premiere: SANCTUARY's 'Existence Fading'

"Existence Fading", the new video from SANCTUARY, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's comeback album, "The Year The Sun Died", which was released in October 2014 via Century Media. Recorded in Seattle at Soundhouse Studios with producer Chris "Zeuss" Harris (SOULFLY, SHADOWS FALL, HATEBREED, MUNICIPAL WASTE), the CD features 11 ...

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SUFFOCATION Has 'Eight Or Nine' Songs Written For Follow-Up To 'Pinnacle Of Bedlam'

Metal Wani's David Tobin recently conducted an interview bassist Derek Boyer of death metal veterans SUFFOCATION. You can now watch the chat below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the progress of the songwriting sessions for SUFFOCATION's follow-up to the 2013 album "Pinnacle Of Bedlam": "It's pretty much done. I mean, most ...

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Video: SEPULTURA Performs At U.K.'s BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR Festival

Fan-filmed video footage of SEPULTURA's August 9 performance at the Bloodstock Open Air festival at Catton Park, Derbyshire, United Kingdom can be seen below. On June 5, SEPULTURA released a limited-edition seven-inch single to mark its 30th anniversary. "Under My Skin" features artwork of fan tattoos on its cover, with a live version of "Kairos" ...

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On The Tour Bus With SEPULTURA (Video)

Each episode of Digital Tour Bus's "Bus Invaders" takes you inside the touring vehicle of one of today's top touring acts. In the latest episode, which was filmed on May 22 in Chicago, Illinois, Brazilian/American metallers SEPULTURA take you on a tour of their bus while on the road in North America with DESTRUCTION and ...

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WARREL DANE Wouldn't Make New NEVERMORE Album Without JEFF LOOMIS

On May 23, Ronny Bittner of Rock Hard magazine conducted an interview with vocalist Warrel Dane and guitarist Lenny Rutledge of the reunited '80s cult metal outfit SANCTUARY at the Rock Hard Festival in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about SANCTUARY's latest addition, guitarist Nick Cordle (ex-ARCH ENEMY, ARSIS), who ...

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SEPULTURA: Lyric Video For New Song 'Under My Skin'

On June 5, Brazilian/American metallers SEPULTURA released a limited-edition seven-inch single to mark their 30th anniversary. "Under My Skin" features artwork of fan tattoos on its cover, with a live version of "Kairos" on the b-side. The single was issued on black, yellow and green vinyl, with only 200 copies of each version pressed. It ...

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SEPULTURA's ANDREAS KISSER, DERRICK GREEN Interviewed On FOX 17 In Grand Rapids (Video)

On Tuesday, May 26, guitarist Andreas Kisser and vocalist Derrick Green of Brazilian/American metallers SEPULTURA were interviewed on the FOX 17 morning news show in Grand Rapids, Michigan. You can now watch the segment below. SEPULTURA is currently headlining a North American tour with support from German thrashers DESTRUCTION and American melodic tech-deathsters ARSIS. The ...

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SEPULTURA Discusses 30th Anniversary In Hour-Long R7 Interview (Video)

Brazilian journalist Luiz Cesar Pimentel of the news portal R7 recently conducted an interview with the four members of the current lineup of the Brazilian/American metal band SEPULTURA about the group's 30th-anniversary celebration. You can now watch the entire hour-long chat in four parts below (in Portuguese, with English subtitles). SEPULTURA is currently headlining a ...

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SEPULTURA: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From ROCK IN RIO USA Collaboration With STEVE VAI

Brazilian/American metallers SEPULTURA were joined by legendary guitarist Steve Vai on stage during their May 9 performance at the Rock In Rio USA festival in Las Vegas, Nevada. A four-minute video clip featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the collaboration can be seen below. Asked how it was playing with Vai, SEPULTURA frontman Derrick Green told Natalia ...

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SEPULTURA Joined By STEVE VAI On Stage At ROCK IN RIO USA Festival; Pro-Shot Video Available

Brazilian/American metallers SEPULTURA were joined by legendary guitarist Steve Vai on stage during their May 9 performance at the Rock In Rio USA festival in Las Vegas, Nevada. You can now watch professionally filmed video footage of his appearance below. SEPULTURA recently recorded a new song called "DarkSide" for the Brazilian publisher DarkSide Books. The ...

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SEPULTURA: New Song 'DarkSide' Available For Streaming

SEPULTURA has recorded a new song called "DarkSide" for the Brazilian publisher DarkSide Books. The track, which was "inspired by the darker side of literature," can be streamed using the SoundCloud widget below. This is not the first time a member of SEPULTURA has collaborated with DarkSide Books. Back in 2013, SEPULTURA guitarist Andreas Kisser ...

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SANCTUARY: Fan-Filmed Footage Of Zagreb Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of SANCTUARY's March 11 performance at Tvornica Kulture in Zagreb, Croatia can be seen below. SANCTUARY's European tour started with a very special headline show in London before they joined the mighty OVERKILL for a run of mainland shows. The trek will end with two headlining gigs in Greece. SANCTUARY recently parted ...

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DESTRUCTION's VAAVER To Sit Out North American Tour; Ex-PRIMAL FEAR Drummer RANDY BLACK To Step In

DESTRUCTION's longtime drummer Vaaver will be unable to join his bandmates on the upcoming North American tour with SEPULTURA and ARSIS due to the birth of his second child. Standing in for Vaaver will be former PRIMAL FEAR/ANNIHILATOR and current DUSKMACHINE drummer Randy Black. States DESTRUCTION frontman Schmier: "I've known Randy for many years. He's ...

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SEPULTURA To Celebrate 30th Anniversary With North American Tour; DESTRUCTION To Support

Celebrating their 30th year of existence, Brazilian/American metallers SEPULTURA will headline a North American tour with support from German thrashers DESTRUCTION and American melodic tech-deathsters ARSIS. "It's going to be an amazing experience to celebrate a 30-year career with the strongest album we've ever made in our history," states SEPULTURA guitarist Andreas Kisser. "We are ...

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