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FATES WARNING: More 'Darkness In A Different Light' First-Week Chart Positions Revealed

"Darkness In A Different Light", the eleventh studio album from American progressive metallers FATES WARNING, has registered the following first-week chart positions: Germany: #41 The Netherlands: #90 USA: #162 "Darkness In A Different Light" sold around 2,700 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD was issued in North America ...

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FATES WARNING: 'Darkness In A Different Light' Album Samples

Audio samples of "Darkness In A Different Light", the eleventh studio album from American progressive metallers FATES WARNING, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The CD will be released in North America on October 1 via InsideOut Music. Featuring founding guitarist Jim Matheos alongside classic-lineup members Ray Alder (vocals) and Frank Aresti (guitar), ...

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'The Art Of Metal' Book Due Next Month

Few genres of music have been more entwined with the imagery that the music invokes more than heavy metal. Since the late 1960s, the imagery of the heavy metal genre has been closely connected with the music itself. Classic albums evoke memories of famous cover artwork; metal bands have become forever synonymous with their iconic ...

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FATES WARNING: New Song 'I Am' Available For Streaming

"I Am", a brand new song from American progressive metallers FATES WARNING, can be streamed below. The track comes off the band's eleventh studio album, "Darkness In A Different Light", which will be released on September 27 via InsideOut Music. Featuring founding guitarist Jim Matheos alongside classic-lineup members Ray Alder (vocals) and Frank Aresti (guitar), ...

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FATES WARNING: Footage Of 'Darkness In A Different Light' Drum-Recording Sessions

"Darkness In A Different Light", the eleventh studio album from American progressive metallers FATES WARNING, which will be released on September 27 via InsideOut Music. Featuring founding guitarist Jim Matheos alongside classic-lineup members Ray Alder (vocals) and Frank Aresti (guitar), longtime bassist Joey Vera and drummer Bobby Jarzombek, the CD was produced by Matheos and ...

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FIREWIND Singer's DARKOLOGY To Release 'Fated To Burn'

DARKOLOGY, the Texas-based band featuring guitarist Michael Harris (VITALIJ KUPRIJ), drummer Brian Harris (ex-FIREWIND), bassist Mike Neal and vocalist Kelly "Sundown" Carpenter (FIREWIND, BEYOND TWILIGHT, OUTWORLD), will release its sophomore album, "Fated To Burn", in late 2013 or early 2014 through Prime Eon Media. The CD was mixed and mastered by legendary producer Chris Tsangarides ...

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ANVIL Interviewed By THE BACKROOM (Video)

Ian Critchley of The Backroom conducted an interview with Canadian metal legends ANVIL on July 29 at the Manchester Academy 3 in Manchester, England. You can now watch the chat below. ANVIL's new album, "Hope In Hell", sold a little under 800 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The disc ...

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ANVIL Talks To GetYourRockOut (Video)

GetYourRockOut conducted an interview with Canadian metal legends ANVIL during their recent U.K. tour. You can now watch the chat below. ANVIL's new album, "Hope In Hell", sold a little under 800 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The disc follows up "Juggernaut Of Justice", which opened with around 1,600 ...

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FATES WARNING: New Song 'Firefly' Available For Streaming

"Firefly", a brand new song from American progressive metallers FATES WARNING, can be streamed below. The track comes off the band's eleventh studio album, "Darkness In A Different Light", which will be released on September 27 via InsideOut Music. Featuring founding guitarist Jim Matheos alongside classic-lineup members Ray Alder (vocals) and Frank Aresti (guitar), longtime ...

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FATES WARNING: New Song 'Into The Black' Available For Streaming

"Into The Black", a brand new song from American progressive metallers FATES WARNING, was premiered on the latest installment of the "11th Hour" podcast. You can now hear the track below. (Note: Skip to the 26:30 mark.) "Into The Black" comes off FATES WARNING's eleventh studio album, "Darkness In A Different Light", which will be ...

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ANVIL's LIPS Interviewed By THE RAFFERTY-MILLS CONNECTION (Audio)

The Rafferty-Mills Connection recently conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Steve "Lips" Kudlow of Canadian metal legends ANVIL. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. ANVIL's new album, "Hope In Hell", sold a little under 800 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The disc follows up ...

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FATES WARNING To Release 'Darkness In A Different Light' In September

One of the premier bands of the American progressive metal movement, FATES WARNING will release its eleventh studio album, "Darkness In A Different Light", on September 27 via InsideOut Music. Featuring founding guitarist Jim Matheos alongside classic-lineup members Ray Alder (vocals) and Frank Aresti (guitar), longtime bassist Joey Vera and drummer Bobby Jarzombek, the CD ...

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ANVIL Interviewed By UNDERKILL TV (Video)

Canadian metal legends ANVIL were interviewed by Underkill TV at the Steelhouse Festival, who is taking place July 27-28 at Hafod-y-Dafal Farm, Aberbeeg Near Ebbw Vale, South Wales. You can now watch the chat below. ANVIL's new album, "Hope In Hell", sold a little under 800 copies in the United States in its first week ...

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BLACK ANVIL Begins Recording New Album

New York black metal crew BLACK ANVIL has entered Magpie Cage Studios in Baltimore, Maryland with renowned producer J. Robbins (CLUTCH, THE SWORD, COLISEUM) to begin recording its new album for a spring 2014 release via Relapse Records. The new disc will follow 2010's "Triumvirate", which saw the band progress to darker and deeper territories. ...

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ANVIL: New Audio Interview With LIPS

Andrew Epstein of AlanCross.ca conducted an interview with vocalist/guitarist Steve "Lips" Kudlow of Canadian metal legends ANVIL. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud widget below. ANVIL's new album, "Hope In Hell", sold a little under 800 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The disc ...

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KALEDON Announces New Keyboardist

Italian metallers KALEDON have announced the addition of keyboardist Paolo Campitelli to the group's ranks. KALEDON's latest album, "Altor: The King's Blacksmith", was released on April 23 via Scarlet Records. The CD was recorded at Outer Sound Studio in Rome, Italy by Giuseppe Orlando (NOVEMBRE) and it features a guest appearance by Italian vocalist Fabio ...

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ANVIL: Video Footage Of 'Hope In Hell' CD-Release Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of ANVIL's May 30 "Hope In Hell" CD-release concert at Knitting Factory in Brooklyn, New York can be seen below. "Hope In Hell" sold a little under 800 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The disc follows up "Juggernaut Of Justice", which opened with around 1,600 units ...

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VATTNET VISKAR To Release 'Sky Swallower' In September

After releasing a self-titled EP last year to critical acclaim, New Hampshire's VATTNET VISKAR is now ready to unleash its debut full-length album, "Sky Swallower", this fall via Century Media Records. Due out September 9 in Europe, the CD was recorded at Universal Noise Storage with producer Brett Boland and features eight tracks of crushingly ...

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AMON AMARTH: Video Of 'Deceiver Of The Gods' Loki Bust

Video footage of the limited-edition collectible Loki bust (appoximately 10 inches tall) which will be included in the deluxe version of "Deceiver Of The Gods", the ninth studio album from Swedish melodic death metallers AMON AMARTH, can be seen below. Recorded at Backstage Studios in Derbyshire, United Kingdom, and produced, mixed and mastered by Andy ...

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ANVIL: 'Hope In Hell' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Hope In Hell", the new album from Canadian metal legends ANVIL, sold a little under 800 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The disc follows up "Juggernaut Of Justice", which opened with around 1,600 units back in May 2011. The 2009 re-release of the band's 2007 CD, "This is Thirteen", ...

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ANVIL: Entire 'Hope In Hell' Album Available For Streaming

"Hope In Hell", the new album from Canadian metal legends ANVIL, can be streamed in its entirety using the SoundCloud widget below. Due on May 27 in Europe and May 24 in Germany on SPV/Steamhammer, the follow-up to 2011's "Juggernaut Of Justice" will be available in four different formats: as a limited-edition digipak including two ...

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