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WATAIN: 'The Wild Hunt' Format Details Revealed

Swedish black metallers WATAIN wll release their new album, "The Wild Hunt", on August 19 in Europe and August 20 in USA via the band's own label His Master's Noise through Century Media Records. Produced once again by Tore Stjerna at his Necromorbus studio in Alvik, Sweden, "The Wild Hunt" is a sonic and lyrical ...

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WATAIN Frontman Interviewed By France's L'ENÔRME TV (Video)

France's L'Enôrme TV conducted an interview with Erik Danielsson of Swedish black metallers WATAIN at this year's Hellfest, which was held June 21-23 in Clisson, France. You can now watch the chat below. WATAIN's new album, "The Wild Hunt", will be released on August 19 in Europe and August 20 in USA via Century Media ...

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WATAIN: 'All That May Bleed' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for the song "All That May Bleed" from Swedish black metallers WATAIN can be seen below. The track comes off the band's new album, "The Wild Hunt", which will be released on August 19 in Europe and August 20 in USA via Century Media Records. The CD was once again mixed ...

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KATAKLYSM Covers SACRED REICH's 'The American Way'

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based death metallers KATAKLYSM recorded a cover version of the SACRED REICH classic "The American Way" during the studio sessions for their new album, "Waiting For The End To Come", which is tentatively due in October via Nuclear Blast Records. According to KATAKLYSM frontman Maurizio Iacono, the "The American Way" cover "came out ...

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WATAIN Frontman Interviewed By THE AGE OF METAL (Audio)

The Age Of Metal conducted an interview with Erik Danielsson of Swedish black metallers WATAIN on June 15 in Los Angele, California. You can now listen to the chat using the Mixcloud widget below. WATAIN's new album, "The Wild Hunt", will be released on August 19 in Europe and August 20 in USA via Century ...

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W.A.S.P.'s BLACKIE LAWLESS Reportedly Breaks Leg In Road Accident; European Shows Canceled

Viktor Mattsson, the general manager of Kirunafestivalen, which is scheduled to take place June 27-30 in Kiruna, Sweden, has released the following statement from W.A.S.P. regarding the cancelation of the band's summer 2013 European festival dates: "[W.A.S.P. mainman] Blackie Lawless was injured in a vehicle-related accident that resulted in him breaking a leg. ...

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KATAKLYSM: Three New Songtitles Revealed

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based death metallers KATAKLYSM have revealed three songtitles that will appear on their new album, "Waiting For The End To Come", which is tentatively due in October via Nuclear Blast Records: "If I was God… I'd Burn It All", "Under Lawless Skies" and "Kill The Elite". The follow-up to 2010's "Heaven's Venom" will ...

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W.A.S.P. Mainman Mourns Loss Of Brother

W.A.S.P. frontman Blackie Lawless has penned a heartfelt tribute to his brother, who died last week. According to the rocker, whose real name is Steven Duren, his brother Clifford was not only a "hero" to him during his younger years, but he was also the inspiration for the story on the band's "Crimson Idol" concept ...

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WATAIN: Limited-Edition LP Box Set Due Next Month

On November 16, Season Of Mist will re-release WATAIN's complete full-length back catalog on vinyl in a strictly limited collector's box. This collector’s box is made of solid beech wood with real leather, containing a WATAIN logo imprint on the lid. The box includes all four albums ("Rabid Death's Curse", "Casus Luciferi", "Sworn To The ...

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THE CULT To Release 'Weapon Of Choice' In October

THE CULT will release a "prequel" to accompany the band's latest album, "Choice Of Weapon". The digital-only release "Weapon Of Choice" reveals the songs at a stage of development that will be of interest to THE CULT's fans and followers. "Weapon Of Choice" is a document of a work in progress and offers a unique ...

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GRAVEYARD Beer Can Now Be Yours

Gothenburg, Sweden-based psychedelic doom rock band GRAVEYARD has released its own beer, Hisingen Brew. According to the group, it is "made from special Cascade-hops that makes it taste even better lukewarm for your festival nights." Hisingen Brew is only available in Sweden (in an "ölflak") for the time being and it can be ordered from ...

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A LIFE ONCE LOST Checks In From The Studio

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania's A LIFE ONCE LOST recently entered Planet Red studios in Richmond, Virginia with producer Andreas Magnusson (THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, IMPENDING DOOM) to begin recording its new album for a late 20120 release via Season Of Mist. "We are hustling along here with this album," states vocalist Bob Meadows. "It's going to be ...

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GRAVEYARD Wins Swedish 'Best Hard Rock/Metal' GRAMMIS Award

GRAVEYARD was honored with the "Best Hard Rock/Metal" award at the Swedish "Grammis" gala, which was held last night (Tuesday, February 14) at Kungliga Operan in Stockholm. The nominees in the "Best Hard Rock/Metal" category were as follows: * GRAVEYARD - "Hisingen Blues" * HAMMERFALL - "Infected" * IN FLAMES - "Sounds Of A Playground ...

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Rumor: BEHEMOTH, WATAIN And THE DEVIL'S BLOOD To Join Forces For North American Tour

BEHEMOTH, WATAIN and THE DEVIL'S BLOOD are rumored to be joining forces for a Decibel-magazine-sponsored North American tour in the spring. In an October 2011 interview with Full Metal Jackie's nationally syndicated radio show, BEHEMOTH vocalist/guitarist Adam "Nergal" Darski stated about his band's U.S. tour plans, "We're putting final touches to a U.S. tour which ...

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