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NEAERA's 'Omnicide' Lands On German Chart

"Omnicide - Creation Unleashed", the fourth album from the German extreme metal outfit NEAERA, has entered the Media Control chart in the band's home country at position at No. 51. The CD was recorded at the Rape Of Harmonies studio with producer Alexander Dietz. The artwork, which was once again created by Terje Johnsen, can ...

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WHITECHAPEL: 'Eternal Refuge' Video Released

"Eternal Refuge", the new video from Knoxville, Tennessee death metallers WHITECHAPEL, can be viewed below. The performance clip was was shot and directed by Andrew from Abstrakt Pictures at the Crazy Donkey in Farmingdale, New York during the band's tour with SUFFOCATION. MetalInjection.net conducted an interview with WHITECHAPEL's Ben Savage and Phil Bozeman at the ...

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WHITECHAPEL: 'Eternal Refuge' Video To Debut Next Week

"Eternal Refuge", the new video from Knoxville, Tennessee death metallers WHITECHAPEL, will make its online debut on Monday, June 8 via Mayhemfest.com. The performance clip was was shot and directed by Andrew from Abstrakt Pictures at the Crazy Donkey in Farmingdale, New York during the band's tour with SUFFOCATION. MetalInjection.net conducted an interview with WHITECHAPEL's ...

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DESPISED ICON To Release 'Day Of Mourning' In September

Montreal extreme metallers DESPISED ICON have set "Day Of Mourning" as the title of their new album, due on September 22 via Century Media Records. The CD was produced by Yannick St-Amand, while the mixing duties were handled by Chris "Zeuss" Harris (HATEBREED, THE ACACIA STRAIN, WHITECHAPEL) in Massachusetts. The whole thing was mastered by ...

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BEHEMOTH To Headline Three 'Summer Slaughter' Shows

Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH have been confirmed as "special guest headliners" for three shows on the 2009 edition of the Summer Slaughter Tour: July 05 - Edmonton, AB @ Starlite Room July 06 - Calgary, AB @ The Whiskey July 07 - Spokane, WA @ Knitting Factory Presented by Affliction and Decibel magazine, this year's ...

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NEAERA To Film 'Prey To Anguish' Video

German extreme metal outfit NEAERA will film a video for the song "Prey to Anguish" on Friday, May 29 at the band's CD-release show at Sputnikhalle in Münster, Germany. The group will also take part in a signing session, a lottery where you can win NEAERA's backdrop as well as merchandise. "Omnicide - Creation Unleashed", ...

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BEHEMOTH: 'Evangelion' Track Listing Revealed

Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH will release their ninth full-length studio album, "Evangelion", on August 7 in Europe via Nuclear Blast Records and August 11 in North America through Metal Blade. The CD was mixed at Miloco Studios in London, England by Colin Richardson, who has previously worked with MACHINE HEAD, SLIPKNOT, NAPALM DEATH and BULLET ...

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OCEANO Vs. Internet S**t-Talkers

Metal Injection has uploaded video footage of the Chicago deathcore act OCEANO hitting back at Internet smacktalkers. Watch the eight-minute clip below. "Depths", the debut album from OCEANO, sold 2,500 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The CD landed at No. 16 on the Top New ...

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BEHEMOTH: New Album Artwork, Release Date Revealed

Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH will release their ninth full-length studio album, "Evangelion", on August 7 in Europe via Nuclear Blast Records and August 11 in North America through Metal Blade. The CD was mixed at Miloco Studios in London, England by Colin Richardson, who has previously worked with MACHINE HEAD, SLIPKNOT, NAPALM DEATH and BULLET ...

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EMBEDDED: Entire New Album Available For Streaming

"Beyond The Flesh", the new album from German death metallers EMBEDDED, is available for streaming in its entirety on the band's MySpace page. "Beyond The Flesh" is scheduled for release on May 18 through DB Agency. The band's third full-length effort was recorded at the Soundlodge Studio (GOD DETHRONED, SINISTER, DEW-SCENTED) in Germany ...

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BEHEMOTH To Play Tel Aviv In August

Poland's BEHEMOTH, who are said to be "the most popular extreme metal band in Israel," will perform at Barby Club in Tel Aviv on August 28. Tickets go on sale next week at www.ravenmetal.com. Check out a poster for the concert below. BEHEMOTH recently finished recording its ninth full-length studio album, "Evangelion", due ...

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EMBEDDED To Release 'Beyond The Flesh' Next Week

German death metal band EMBEDDED will release its new album, "Beyond The Flesh", on May 18 through DB Agency. The band's third full-length effort was recorded at the Soundlodge Studio (GOD DETHRONED, SINISTER, DEW-SCENTED) in Germany and will feature artwork (see below) by Remy of Head Split Design (UNEARTH, CRYPTOPSY, WHITECHAPEL). "Beyond The Flesh" track ...

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BEHEMOTH Completes Recording New Album

Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH have finished recording their ninth full-length studio album, "Evangelion", due out this summer via Metal Blade (USA) and Nuclear Blast (Europe). Mainman Adam "Nergal" Darski will fly to the U.K. on May 12 to join producer Colin Richardson (MACHINE HEAD, SLIPKNOT, NAPALM DEATH, CARCASS), who is currently mixing the record at ...

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WHITECHAPEL To Headline Michigan's BLED FEST

Knoxville, Tennessee death metallers WHITECHAPEL will headline Bled Fest 2009, set to take place on May 23 at the Howell Performing Arts Center in Howell, Michigan. Bled Fest continues the tradition of bringing fans together to celebrate music from all genres by bringing AMBER PACIFIC, A PLEA FOR PURGING, BROTHER VON DOOM, SALT THE WOUND, ...

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SYLOSIS: Video Interview Available

Metal Injection conducted an interview with U.K.-based modern thrash hopefuls SYLOSIS at the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival, which took place April 17-18 at the Palladium in Worcester, Massachusetts. Watch the chat below. SYLOSIS's latest album, "Conclusion Of An Age", was released on October 24, 2008 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD ...

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DESPISED ICON: More Footage From The Studio Posted Online

Montreal extreme metallers DESPISED ICON are working on their new album, due in the fall via Century Media Records. The sixth in a series of webisodes documenting the sessions can be viewed below. The band states: "Guitar solos are done! Check out this week's studio update to see the latest shred. This means we're finally ...

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NEAERA: CD-Release Concert To Be Filmed

German extreme metal outfit NEAERA will have its May 29 CD-release concert at Sputnikhalle in Münster, Germany professionally filmed for possible release. Commented the band: "We will publish the material later as live clips through our MySpace site and our homepage. It's also possible that we release a full-length video of the show, so make ...

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SUFFOCATION: 'Blood Oath' Artwork, Track Listing Unveiled

Legendary New York death metallers SUFFOCATION will release their new album, "Blood Oath", in Germany on Friday, July 3 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD is expected to arrive in the U.S. on Tuesday, July 7. SUFFOCATION entered the studio on January 31 with Joe Cincotta (who worked on the band's last two releases) to ...

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OCEANO: 'Depths' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Depths", the debut album from the Chicago deathcore act OCEANO, sold 2,500 copies in the United States in its first week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The CD landed at No. 16 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who ...

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BEHEMOTH: New Album Title Announced

Polish extreme metalers BEHEMOTH have set "Evangelion" as the title of their ninth full-length studio album, due out this summer via Metal Blade (USA) and Nuclear Blast (Europe). Commented frontman Adam "Nergal" Darski: "I've had this title in my head for almost a year now and it grew on me. It sounds nothing but powerful ...

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Depths - OCEANO

If there was ever a band to add credibility to the widely despised and often trendy subgenre of deathcore, that band is OCEANO. To be completely fair, the Chicago-based quartet is closer to an evolved and diverse take on modern death metal than they are to the throngs of faceless "breakdown-grind-groove-grind-breakdown" bands out there clamoring ...

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PSYCROPTIC: Orangevale Footage Available

Capital Chaos has uploaded video footage (see below) of Tasmanian tech-death masters PSYCROPTIC performing on March 29, 2009 at The Boardwalk in Orangevale, California. Also on the bill were WHITECHAPEL, VEIL OF MAYA, DECREPIT BIRTH and SUFFOCATION. PSYCROPTIC's latest album, "Ob(Servant)", was released in Europe on September 26 and in North America on ...

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KILLSWITCH ENGAGE Singer Comments On ROCKSTAR ENERGY MAYHEM FESTIVAL

Massachusetts metallers KILLSWITCH ENGAGE have been "officially" added to this summer's Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival tour. The quintet, which recently put the finishing touches on its yet-to-be-titled new album (due out in June) joins a bill topped by hard music monoliths MARILYN MANSON and SLAYER, and featuring fellow main-stage act BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE. The ...

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WHITECHAPEL: New Video Interview, Performance Footage Posted Online

BVTV conducted an interview with Knoxville, Tennessee death metallers WHITECHAPEL on March 29, 2009 when the band performed at The Boardwalk in Orangevale, California. Also available is live footage from the concert. WHITECHAPEL's latest album, "This Is Exile", was released in July 2008 through Metal Blade Records. The CD was tracked by Jonny Fay (ex-guitarist ...

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