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ECHOTERRA To Release 'A Sanguinary Greed' EP

ECHOTERRA, the band featuring keyboardist Jonah Weingarten (PYRAMAZE), guitarist Yan Leviathan (AVIAN) and bassist Cory Scheider (LUNA MORTIS), will release a new EP, "A Sanguinary Greed", in early 2014 via Blinding Force Recordings. Inspired by the tales of Jack The Ripper, the band composed a 20-minute song about the infamous historical figure which offers another ...

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MAYAN: 'Faceless Spies' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for the song "Faceless Spies" from MAYAN — the band featuring EPICA guitarist/songwriter Mark Jansen alongside Jack Driessen (ex-AFTER FOREVER) and Frank Schiphorst — can be seen below. The track is taken from MAYAN's sophomore album, "Antagonise", which will be released on January 31, 2014 via Nuclear Blast Records. The 11-song ...

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MAYAN: Second 'Antagonise' Trailer Released

MAYAN — the band featuring EPICA guitarist/songwriter Mark Jansen alongside Jack Driessen (ex-AFTER FOREVER) and Frank Schiphorst — will release its sophomore album, "Antagonise", on January 31, 2014 via Nuclear Blast Records. The 11-song CD, which was recorded at Sandlane studio with producer Joost Van Der Broek (REVAMP, STREAM OF PASSION), features guest appearances by ...

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MAYAN: First 'Antagonise' Trailer Released

MAYAN — the band featuring EPICA guitarist/songwriter Mark Jansen alongside Jack Driessen (ex-AFTER FOREVER) and Frank Schiphorst — will release its sophomore album, "Antagonise", on January 31, 2014 via Nuclear Blast Records. The 11-song CD, which was recorded at Sandlane studio with producer Joost Van Der Broek (REVAMP, STREAM OF PASSION), features guest appearances by ...

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Enjoy the Quiet: Live at Wacken 2012 - MINISTRY

Serving as a monument in conjunction with MINISTRY's reported final studio album "From Beer to Eternity", Al Jourgensen issues what is likewise reported to be a final live DVD and CD package, "Enjoy the Quiet: Live at Wacken 2012". "From Beer to Eternity" is dedicated to the memory of longtime MINISTRY guitarist Mike Scaccia, who ...

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MAYAN: 'Antagonise' Cover Artwork Unveiled

MAYAN — the band featuring EPICA guitarist/songwriter Mark Jansen alongside Jack Driessen (ex-AFTER FOREVER) and Frank Schiphorst — will release its sophomore album, "Antagonise", on January 31, 2014 via Nuclear Blast Records. The 11-song CD, which was recorded at Sandlane studio with producer Joost Van Der Broek (REVAMP, STREAM OF PASSION), features guest appearances by ...

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MAYAN: New Album Title, Release Date Revealed

MAYAN — the band featuring EPICA guitarist/songwriter Mark Jansen alongside Jack Driessen (ex-AFTER FOREVER) and Frank Schiphorst — will release its sophomore album, "Antagonise", on January 31, 2014 via Nuclear Blast Records. The 11-song CD, which was recorded at Sandlane studio with producer Joost Van Der Broek (REVAMP, STREAM OF PASSION), features guest appearances by ...

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ATROCITY: 'Murder Blood Assasination' Video Released

"Murder Blood Assasination", the new video from German gothic death pioneers ATROCITY, can be seen below. The song comes off part one of the band's album trilogy, "Okkult", which was released in North America on May 7 via Napalm Records. The CD was produced by vocalist Alexander Krull at Mastersound Studio. The cover art (see ...

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MINISTRY Mainman Interviewed On 'Hangar 19' Podcast (Audio)

Cutter of Envision Radio Networks' "Hangar 19" podcast recently conducted an interview with MINISTRY mastermind Al Jourgensen. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. MINISTRY's 13th studio album, "From Beer To Eternity", will be released on September 6 via 13th Planet Records. Sessions for what would become "From Beer To ...

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MINISTRY: 'PermaWar' Video Released

"PermaWar", the first music video from MINISTRY's upcoming studio album, "From Beer To Eternity", can be seen below. The digital single is currently available exclusively in the iTunes store. The "PermaWar" video is a amalgamation of provocative news images culled from World War Two, Viet Nam, Afghanistan and Iraq, and a bad acid trip. MINISTRY ...

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LINGUA MORTIS ORCHESTRA: First 'LMO' Track-By-Track-Breakdown Video

On Friday, August 2, LINGUA MORTIS ORCHESTRA will release its new album titled "LMO". The three RAGE musicians — Victor Smolski (guitar), Peavy Wagner (vocals and bass) and André Hilgers (drums) — worked at full stretch to finish their opulent orchestral project that can be considered a continuation of 1996's "Lingua Mortis" album, back then ...

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MINISTRY: First Taste Of 'From Beer To Eternity'

Video footage of the photo shoot for the cover art and collection of promotional pictures for MINISTRY's 13th studio album, "From Beer To Eternity", can be seen below. The CD will be released on September 6 via 13th Planet Records. As fans of the band know, after last year there wasn't going to be another ...

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LINGUA MORTIS ORCHESTRA: 'Cleansed By Fire' Lyric Video Released

On Friday, August 2, LINGUA MORTIS ORCHESTRA will release its new album titled "LMO". The three RAGE musicians — Victor Smolski (guitar), Peavy Wagner (vocals and bass) and André Hilgers (drums) — worked at full stretch to finish their opulent orchestral project that can be considered a continuation of 1996's "Lingua Mortis" album, back then ...

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MINISTRY: More 'From Beer To Eternity' Album Details Revealed

Al Jourgensen, six-time Grammy-nominated godfather of industrial metal, will release his band MINISTRY's 13th studio album, "From Beer To Eternity", on September 6 via 13th Planet Records. As fans of the band know, after last year there wasn't going to be another MINISTRY album, but as Jourgensen put it recently, "I had no choice." Sessions ...

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CROMLECH Signs With MY GRAVEYARD PRODUCTIONS

Canadian band CROMLECH will release its debut album, "Ave Mortis", in September via My Graveyard Productions. Formed in 2011 in Toronto, CROMLECH "presents a dark gloomy epic/doom sound" which "is the antithesis to all that is trivial and banal in heavy metal," according to a press release. "Thunderous drumming, extended dual guitar melodies and songcrafting ...

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