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EKTOMORF: New Rehearsal Footage Posted Online

Video footage of Hungarian extreme metallers EKTOMORF performing the song "Sick Love" during rehearsal in preparation for their upcoming European tour as the support act for ILL NIÑO can be seen below. EKTOMORF's new album, "Black Flag", was released on August 31, 2012 via AFM Records. The cover was once again created by German illustrator ...

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LOST SOCIETY: Part 5 Of 'Fast Loud Death' Track-By-Track Breakdown

Part five of a track-by-track breakdown of "Fast Loud Death", the debut album from Finnish thrashers LOST SOCIETY, can be seen below. "Fast Loud Death" will be released on March 15 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded at Sonic Pump Studios (FINNTROLL, SONATA ARCTICA, OMNIUM GATHERUM) in Helsinki, Finland with producer Nino Laurenne ...

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LOST SOCIETY: Entire 'Fast Loud Death' Album Available For Streaming

"Fast Loud Death", the debut album from Finnish thrashers LOST SOCIETY, is available for streaming in its entirety below. "Fast Loud Death" will be released on March 15 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded at Sonic Pump Studios (FINNTROLL, SONATA ARCTICA, OMNIUM GATHERUM) in Helsinki, Finland with producer Nino Laurenne (AMORPHIS, ENSIFERUM, LORDI) ...

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TEAR OUT THE HEART: 'Infamous Last Words' Video Released

"Infamous Last Words", the new video from St. Louis, Missouri, metalcore outfit TEAR OUT THE HEART, can be seen below. Directed by Victory Records' Eric Richter (AIDEN, EMMURE, TAPROOT, ILL NINO), this twisted fairytale serves as the perfect introduction to TEAR OUT THE HEART's soaring melodies and gut-punching breakdowns. "Infamous Last Words" comes off TEAR ...

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LOST SOCIETY: 'Fast Loud Death' Track-By-Track Breakdown - Part 4

Part four of a track-by-track breakdown of "Fast Loud Death", the debut album from Finnish thrashers LOST SOCIETY, can be seen below. "Fast Loud Death" will be released on March 15 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded at Sonic Pump Studios (FINNTROLL, SONATA ARCTICA, OMNIUM GATHERUM) in Helsinki, Finland with producer Nino Laurenne ...

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KING'S X: New Audio Interview With DOUG PINNICK

On February 12, Jason Saulnier of the MusicLegends.ca web site conducted an interview with KING'S X frontman Doug "Dug" Pinnick. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. Pinnick in December released a special holiday-themed digital-only single via RockArmy Records and his own dUgtone imprint featuring the songs "Holiday" ...

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LOST SOCIETY: 'Braindead Metalhead' Video Released

"Braindead Metalhead", the new video from Finnish thrashers LOST SOCIETY, can be seen below. The clip includes supportive words from several thrash legends: Mille Petrozza of KREATOR, Schmier of DESTRUCTION, and Andreas Kisser of SEPULTURA. "Braindead Metalhead" comes off LOST SOCIETY's debut album, "Fast Loud Death", which will be released on March 15 via Nuclear ...

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HANGING GARDEN: 'At Every Door' Video Released

"At Every Door", the new video from Finnish dark metallers HANGING GARDEN, can be seen below. The clip, which was directed by Ristomatti Rinne, has a running time of more than 10 minutes, so it is said to be "actually more like a short film" than a video. Commented Rinne: "The story differs from the ...

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LOST SOCIETY: 'KILL (Those Who Oppose Me)' Video Released

"KILL (Those Who Oppose Me)", the new video from Finnish thrashers LOST SOCIETY, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's debut album, "Fast Loud Death", which will be released on March 15 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded at Sonic Pump Studios (FINNTROLL, SONATA ARCTICA, OMNIUM GATHERUM) in Helsinki, Finland ...

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FINNTROLL: Title Track Of New Album Available For Streaming

"Blodsvept", the title track of the sixth album from Finnish metal marauders FINNTROLL, can be streamed using the SoundCloud player below. The follow-up to 2010's "Nifelvind" was recorded at Sonic Pump Studios in Helsinki and was mastered by Mika Jussila at Finnvox Studios. FINNTROLL's Henri "Trollhorn" Sorvali and his bandmates produced the album themselves, while ...

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KING'S X Frontman Interviewed At NAMM (Video)

Bay Area Backstage conducted an interview with KING'S X frontman Doug "Dug" Pinnick at this year's NAMM (National Association Of Music Merchants) show, a massive music-products convention that took place January 24-27 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. You can now watch the chat below. Pinnick in December released a special holiday-themed digital-only ...

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FINNTROLL: Sketch Of New Album Artwork Available

Finnish metal marauders FINNTROLL have posted a sketch of the artwork for their forthcoming album. Check it out below. FINNTROLL's sixth CD was recorded at Sonic Pump Studios in Helsinki. The follow-up to 2010's "Nifelvind" will be released worldwide through Century Media Records in late March. In regards to the new album, FINNTROLL commented on ...

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PATHOGEN To Release 'Miscreants Of Bloodlusting Aberrations' In March

Germany's Dunkelheit Produktionen has set a March 1 release date for "Miscreants Of Bloodlusting Aberrations" from Philippine warriors of death PATHOGEN. Armed with an album that sounds pretty much just as the title reads, the veteran act continues its plague-spreading reign of terror with complete disregard for the listener's well-being. "Miscreants Of Bloodlusting Aberrations" is ...

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LOST SOCIETY: 'Trash All Over You' Single Available For Streaming, Download

Finnish thrashers LOST SOCIETY will release their debut album, "Fast Loud Death", on March 15 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded at Sonic Pump Studios (FINNTROLL, SONATA ARCTICA, OMNIUM GATHERUM) in Helsinki, Finland with producer Nino Laurenne (AMORPHIS, ENSIFERUM, LORDI) and it features cover artwork by Ed Repka (MEGADETH, DEATH, SANCTUARY, VENOM). The ...

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LOST SOCIETY: Debut Album Details Revealed

Finnish thrashers LOST SOCIETY will release their debut album, "Fast Loud Death", on March 15 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD was recorded at Sonic Pump Studios (FINNTROLL, SONATA ARCTICA, OMNIUM GATHERUM) in Helsinki, Finland with producer Nino Laurenne (AMORPHIS, ENSIFERUM, LORDI) and it features cover artwork by Ed Repka (MEGADETH, DEATH, SANCTUARY, VENOM). Commented ...

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FINNTROLL Completes Work On New Album

Finnish metal marauders FINNTROLL have completed work on their sixth album at Sonic Pump Studios in Helsinki. The as-yet-untitled follow-up to 2010's "Nifelvind" will be released worldwide through Century Media Records in late March 2013. Commented the band: "Ladies and gentlemen, we have a new FINNTROLL album! Now we're gonna crack open a couple of ...

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KING'S X Frontman Releases Christmas Single

KING'S X frontman Doug "Dug" Pinnick has just released a special holiday-themed digital-only single via RockArmy Records and his own dUgtone imprint featuring the songs "Holiday" and "Ho Ho Ho". This single comes right on the heels of the release of the first single from Doug's upcoming solo album, "Naked", to be issued via RockArmy ...

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FINNTROLL Begins Recording New Album

Finnish metal marauders FINNTROLL have entered Sonic Pump Studios in Helsinki to start recording their sixth album. The as-yet-untitled follow-up to 2010's "Nifelvind" will be released worldwide through Century Media Records in late March 2013. In regards to this new album, the band comments on their studio blog: "Combining our trademark sound with even more ...

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HANGING GARDEN: New Song Available For Streaming

Finnish dark metallers HANGING GARDEN will release their third album, "At Every Door", on January 28 in Europe and February 5 in North America via Lifeforce Records. Musically, the CD "has much more variety than the previous two, combining influences from CULT OF LUNA all the way to SIGUR ROS," according to a press release. ...

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KING'S X Frontman Releases New Digital-Only Single

Doug "Dug" Pinnick of KING'S X has released a new digital-only single via RockArmy Records and his own dUgtone imprint. The single features the songs "What You Gonna Do?" and "Courage", and is a precursor to his new album, "Naked", coming out via RockArmy Records in the first quarter of 2013. Pinnick is best known ...

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HANGING GARDEN: New Album Teaser

Finnish dark metallers HANGING GARDEN will release their third album, "At Every Door", on January 28 in Europe and February 5 in North America via Lifeforce Records. Musically, the CD "has much more variety than the previous two, combining influences from CULT OF LUNA all the way to SIGUR ROS," according to a press release. ...

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ILL NIÑO: New Audio Interview With DAVE CHAVARRI

"Across The Board" radio show recently conducted an interview with drummer Dave Chavarri of New Jersey/New York's ILL NIÑO. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. ILL NIÑO's new video, "La Epidemia", features a guest appearance by EMMURE frontman Frankie Palmeri. The clip was filmed on September 29 at The ...

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FINNTROLL: Performance Footage Of New Song Available

Fan-filmed video footage of Finnish metal marauders FINNTROLL performing a brand new song during their November 3 concert in Giessen, Germany as part of this year's Heidenfest tour can be seen below. Also available are clips of the "Trollhammaren" (featuring a guest appearance by former FINNTROLL singer former singer Tapio Wilska) and "Jaktens Tid" (featuring ...

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LOST SOCIETY Signs With NUCLEAR BLAST RECORDS

Finnish thrashers LOST SOCIETY have inked a deal with Nuclear Blast Records. The band's debut album was recorded at Sonic Pump Studios in Helsinki with producer Nino Laurenne and is scheduled for release in the spring. Founded in early 2010 by thrash/speed metal enthusiast Samy Elbanna in the Finnish town of Jyväskylä, LOST SOCIETY played ...

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ILL NIÑO: 'La Epidemia' Video Released

"La Epidemia", the new video from New Jersey/New York's ILL NIÑO, can be seen below. The clip, which features a guest appearance by EMMURE frontman Frankie Palmeri, was filmed on September 29 at The Rave in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. "La Epidemia" comes off ILL NIÑO's new album, "Epidemia", which will be released on October 22 via ...

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ILL NIÑO: 'La Epidemia' Video Teaser Available

A teaser for "La Epidemia", the new video from New Jersey/New York's ILL NIÑO, can be seen below. The clip, which features a guest appearance by EMMURE frontman Frankie Palmeri, was filmed on September 29 at The Rave in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The video will make its online debut on October 29. "La Epidemia" comes off ...

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STATIC-X Cancels Remaining 'Noise Revolution Tour' Dates

STATIC-X has been forced to cancel the remaining dates of its 2012 "Noise Revolution Tour" following last night's (Saturday, October 6) final show in Flint, Michigan. According to a press release, the band's frontman, Wayne Static, "must return to Los Angeles and prepare for some medical procedures to remedy problems that have been hampering his ...

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ILL NIÑO: Photos From 'La Epidemia' Video Shoot

New Jersey/New York's ILL NIÑO filmed a music video for the song "La Epidemia" yesterday (Saturday, September 29) at The Rave in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. A couple of photos from the video shoot — featuring a guest appearance by EMMURE frontman Frankie Palmeri — can be seen below. "La Epidemia" comes off ILL NIÑO's new album, ...

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