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PENTAGRAM: New Song 'Walk Alone' Available For Streaming

Legendary U.S. heavy/doom metal band PENTAGRAM will release its new studio album, "Curious Volume", on August 28 via Peaceville Records. The track "Walk Alone", taken from "Curious Volume", can be streamed using the SoundCloud widget below. Featuring 11 classic heavy metal compositions with catchy hooks from core band members Victor Griffin, Greg Turley and Bobby ...

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PENTAGRAM: New Song 'Misunderstood' Available For Streaming

Legendary U.S. heavy/doom metal band PENTAGRAM will release its new studio album, "Curious Volume", on August 28 via Peaceville Records. The track "Misunderstood", taken from "Curious Volume", can be streamed using the SoundCloud widget below. Featuring 11 classic heavy metal compositions with catchy hooks from core band members Victor Griffin, Greg Turley and Bobby Liebling ...

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TONY IOMMI Releases New Video Message In Support Of 'Great Lefty: Live Forever' Tribute Album

Tanzan Music and "Tony Iommi Fan-Tastic" team of Iommi supporters together with Facebook communities "Tony Iommi The Man The Master The Legend" and "Global Black Sabbath Convention" have released a compilation tribute in honor of BLACK SABBATH's true heart and soul, legendary riffmaster Tony Iommi. Available since May 4, the first-ever tribute to Iommi, titled ...

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TONY IOMMI Is 'Flattered And Honored' By Release Of 'Great Lefty: Live Forever' Tribute Album

Tanzan Music and "Tony Iommi Fan-Tastic" team of Iommi supporters together with Facebook communities "Tony Iommi The Man The Master The Legend" and "Global Black Sabbath Convention" have released a compilation tribute in honor of BLACK SABBATH's true heart and soul, legendary riffmaster Tony Iommi. Available since May 4, the first-ever tribute to Iommi, titled ...

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ExtermiNation - RAVEN

41 years, sheesh, it's hard to believe where the time goes. RAVEN often gets left off the radar, especially when discussing both the NWOBHM and thrash, but here's a trio equally deserving of the celebratory comeuppance ANVIL enjoyed a few years ago following their film documentary. While RAVEN's "Rock Until You Drop" DVD from a ...

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Video Footage Of Former BLACK SABBATH, BOSTON Members Recording 'Heaven And Hell' For TONY IOMMI Tribute

Tanzan Music and "Tony Iommi Fan-Tastic" team of Iommi supporters together with Facebook communities "Tony Iommi The Man The Master The Legend" and "Global Black Sabbath Convention" have announced the release of the compilation tribute in honor of BLACK SABBATH's true heart and soul, legendary riffmaster Tony Iommi. Due on May 4, the first-ever tribute ...

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PENTAGRAM: Performance Clip From 'All Your Sins' DVD

U.S. doom metal legends PENTAGRAM recently released an extensive double-disc DVD collection, titled "All Your Sins", via Peaceville. The set features over six hours of numerous electrifying concerts spanning three decades — all straight from the band's collection. A performance clip of the songs "Relentless" and "Broken Vows" from "All Your Sins" — filmed on ...

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THE SKULL Joined By Ex-PENTAGRAM Drummer SEAN SALEY

THE SKULL, the band featuring vocalist Eric Wagner and bassist Ron Holzner, formerly of metal legends TROUBLE, and the twin guitar tandem of Lothar Keller and Matt Goldsborough (ex-PENTAGRAM), has welcomed new drummer Sean Saley — also formerly of PENTAGRAM — into the fold. Saley joins THE SKULL as the replacement for original TROUBLE drummer ...

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VENOMOUS MAXIMUS To Release 'Firewalker' Album In May

Houston heavy metal band VENOMOUS MAXIMUS will release its new album, "Firewalker", on May 5 via Shadow Kingdom Records. The quartet recorded the CD at the Diamond Factory in Austin, Texas with engineer Travis Bonner (ANCIENT VVISDOM). The record was mastered at PLX Mastering by Paul Logus (SATYRICON, CLUTCH, ANTHRAX), with early reports describing the ...

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TONY MARTIN, VINNY APPICE, MARK BOALS Pay Tribute To TONY IOMMI: 'Great Lefty: Live Forever' Audio Samples

Tanzan Music and "Tony Iommi Fan-Tastic" team of Iommi supporters together with Facebook communities "Tony Iommi The Man The Master The Legend" and "Global Black Sabbath Convention" have announced the release of the compilation tribute in honor of BLACK SABBATH's true heart and soul, legendary riffmaster Tony Iommi. Due on May 4, the first-ever tribute ...

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TONY MARTIN, VINNY APPICE, MARK BOALS Pay Tribute To TONY IOMMI On 'Great Lefty: Live Forever' Album

Tanzan Music and "Tony Iommi Fan-Tastic" team of Iommi supporters together with Facebook communities "Tony Iommi The Man The Master The Legend" and "Global Black Sabbath Convention" have announced the release of the compilation tribute in honor of BLACK SABBATH's true heart and soul, legendary riffmaster Tony Iommi. Due on May 4, the first-ever tribute ...

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U.S. Doom Metal Legends PENTAGRAM Re-Sign With PEACEVILLE RECORDS

Peaceville Records has announced the re-signing of U.S. metal legends PENTAGRAM for their forthcoming studio album, due in the summer. The highly influential American heavy metal/doom act, fronted by the mysterious Bobby Liebling, formed in the early 1970s, though its debut album — now known as "Relentless" — didn't see light of day until 1985. ...

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PENTAGRAM: Trailer For 'All Your Sins' DVD

U.S. doom metal legends PENTAGRAM will release an extensive double-disc DVD collection, titled "All Your Sins", on February 23 via Peaceville. The set features over six hours of numerous electrifying concerts spanning three decades — all straight from the band's collection. A trailer for "All Your Sins" can be seen below. PENTAGRAM, the highly influential ...

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THE SKULL Featuring Former TROUBLE Members: Fan-Filmed Footage Of DAY OF DOOM Performance

Fan-filmed video footage of THE SKULL — the new band featuring two original members of American doom metal legends TROUBLE, Eric Wagner (vocals) and Jeff "Oly" Olson (drums), alongside longtime TROUBLE bassist Ron Holzner, guitarist Lothar Keller (SACRED DAWN) and former PENTAGRAM guitarist Matt Goldsborough — performing on October 10 at the Day Of Doom ...

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LOCK UP Releases Statement About TOMAS LINDBERG's Departure, KEVIN SHARP's Addition

LOCK UP — the international grindcore "supergroup" featuring Anton Reisenegger (PENTAGRAM, CRIMINAL), Shane Embury (NAPALM DEATH, BRUJERIA, VENOMOUS CONCEPT) and Nick Barker (CRADLE OF FILTH, DIMMU BORGIR) — has released the following statement: "Unfortunately, we have to announce the departure of our brother and longtime vocalist Tomas Lindberg (AT THE GATES, DISFEAR). "For the record, ...

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LOCK UP Parts Ways With Singer TOMAS LINDBERG, Recruits BRUTAL TRUTH's KEVIN SHARP

Vocalist Tomas Lindberg (AT THE GATES, DISFEAR) has left LOCK UP — the international grindcore "supergroup" featuring Anton Reisenegger (PENTAGRAM, CRIMINAL), Shane Embury (NAPALM DEATH, BRUJERIA, VENOMOUS CONCEPT) and Nick Barker (CRADLE OF FILTH, DIMMU BORGIR) — and has been replaced by Kevin Sharp (BRUTAL TRUTH). Speaking to Finland's Kaaos TV prior to AT THE ...

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VENOMOUS MAXIMUS Signs With SHADOW KINGDOM RECORDS

Shadow Kingdom Records has announced the signing of Houston, Texas' "dark heavy metal" band VENOMOUS MAXIMUS. The group is putting the finishing touches on its new album, "Firewalker", for a 2015 release. Reads a Shadow Kingdom press release: "The name of the band reminds us of the classic 'Gladiator' film where Russell Crowe (aka 'Maximus') ...

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PENTAGRAM: 'All Your Sins' Double-Disc DVD Coming In February

U.S. doom metal legends PENTAGRAM will release an extensive double-disc DVD collection, titled "All Your Sins", in February 2015 via Peaceville. The set features over six hours of numerous electrifying concerts spanning three decades — all straight from the band's collection. PENTAGRAM, the highly influential American heavy metal/doom act fronted by mastermind Bobby Liebling, formed ...

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THE SKULL Featuring Former TROUBLE Members: 'For Those Which Are Asleep' Debut Due In November

THE SKULL — the new band featuring two original members of American doom metal legends TROUBLE, Eric Wagner (vocals) and Jeff "Oly" Olson (drums), alongside longtime TROUBLE bassist Ron Holzner, guitarist Lothar Keller (SACRED DAWN) and former PENTAGRAM guitarist Matt Goldsborough — will release its debut album, "For Those Which Are Asleep", on November 4 ...

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HUNTRESS To Record Third Album This Summer

Los Angeles-based, occult-themed traditional heavy metal band HUNTRESS will enter the studio later this summer with the production duo of Andrew Alekel (FOO FIGHTERS, NO DOUBT, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, CLUTCH) and James A. Rota ("Sound City" movie, FIREBALL MINISTRY) to record its third album for an early 2015 release via Napalm Records. HUNTRESS' ...

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The Last Neanderthal - OGRE

More proof positive the stoner-doom hybrid is king in metal these days. Portland's OGRE flocked to Italian label Minotauro Records to distribute their fourth sludge-bang affair "The Last Neanderthal", and fans of this stuff will want in on it. Pick the usual gamut of influences going into "The Last Neanderthal" like BLACK SABBATH, PENTAGRAM, SAINT ...

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