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JASON NEWSTED Signs Administration Agreement With IMAGEM MUSIC

Imagem Music USA has signed a worldwide, multi-year administration agreement with Jason Newsted, the American metal bassist, Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame inductee and six-time Grammy Award winner. Best known as an integral component of METALLICA, FLOTSAM AND JETSAM, VOIVOD, Ozzy Osbourne's touring band, and countless other fan and critical favorites, Jason is now ...

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RED FANG To Release 'Whales And Leeches' In October

RED FANG will return this October with its third studio album titled "Whales And Leeches" on Relapse Records. For the new album, the Portland, Oregon-based group worked with producer Chris Funk (DECEMBERISTS) and mixer Vance Powell (THE WHITE STRIPES, RACONTEURS, KINGS OF LEON). This same team helmed RED FANG's last CD, "Murder The Mountains", which ...

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THE SAFETY FIRE: 'Yellowism' Video Released

"Yellowism", the new video from London progressive metallers THE SAFETY FIRE, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's second album, "Mouth Of Swords", which will be released on September 3 in North America via InsideOut Music. The CD was once again produced by the band's own Derya "Dez" Nagle (guitar), who previously ...

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THE SAFETY FIRE: 'Red Hatchet' Video Released

"Red Hatchet", the new video from London progressive metallers THE SAFETY FIRE, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's second album, "Mouth Of Swords", which will be released on September 3 in North America via InsideOut Music. The CD was once again produced by the band's own Derya "Dez" Nagle (guitar), who ...

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THE SAFETY FIRE: New Song Available For Streaming

London progressive metallers THE SAFETY FIRE will release their second album, "Mouth Of Swords", on September 3 in North America via InsideOut Music. The CD was once again produced by the band's own Derya "Dez" Nagle (guitar), who previously worked with Frank Turner (MONGOL HORDE), RISE TO REMAIN, and THE HAARP MACHINE. It follows the ...

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THE SAFETY FIRE: 'Mouth Of Swords' Album Details Revealed

London progressive metallers THE SAFETY FIRE will release their second album, "Mouth Of Swords", on September 3 in North America via InsideOut Music. Tommy Rogers from touring partners BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME has provided guest vocals on one track. Commented vocalist Sean McWeeney: "Since our first album, we've all concentrated more on having awesome ...

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BLACK SABBATH: Fan-Filmed Footage Of Entire Adelaide Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of BLACK SABBATH's entire May 7 performance at Adelaide Entertainment Centre in Adelaide, Australia can be seen below. The band's setlist was as follows: 01. War Pigs 02. Into The Void 03. Under The Sun 04. Snowblind 05. Black Sabbath 06. Behind The Wall Of Sleep 07. N.I.B. 08. Fairies Wear Boots ...

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THE KENNEDY VEIL Preparing To Enter Studio

Sacramento, California's modern death metal juggernauts THE KENNEDY VEIL will enter NB Recording in Santa Rosa, California in June with producer/engineer Nick Botelho (ENIMUS, DEADLY REMAINS, HATCHET) to begin recording their debut full-length, "Trinity Of Falsehood", for a late 2013 release via Unique Leader Records. Comments drummer Gabe Seeber: "*FINALLY! We're so excited to get ...

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RED FANG To Release New Album In The Fall

RED FANG return this fall with their as-yet-untitled third studio album on Relapse Records. The Portland-based group is currently in the studio finishing the disc with the producer Chris Funk (DECEMBERISTS) and mixer Vance Powell (THE WHITE STRIPES, RACONTEURS, KINGS OF LEON). This same team worked on RED FANG's last album, "Murder The Mountains", tagged ...

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WARBEAST: 'Blood Moon' Video Released

Texas-based thrashers WARBEAST have released a horror-flick inspired music video for the track "Blood Moon". The song comes off the band's new album, "Destroy", released last week via Housecore Records. The clip, which tells the terrifying story of Gnmange, a tormented werewolf, and his need to exist, was directed by Mike Holderbeast of Cement Level ...

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WARBRINGER To Perform Entire Debut Album At Select Shows

Los Angeles thrashers WARBRINGER have announced four concerts over Memorial Day weekend to commemorate the fifth anniversary of their debut album, "War Without End" — and as a special bonus for Los Angeles and San Francisco fans, the band will also perform the album in its entirety at these dates. Commented WARBRINGER frontman John Kevill: ...

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HATCHET: Quality Performance Footage Of Two New Songs

Quality footage of San Francisco Bay Area thrashers HATCHET performing two news songs on February 9 at Thee Parkside in their hometown as the support act for SABATON can be seen below. HATCHET will release its sophomore album, "Dawn Of The End", on March 5 via The End Records. According to a press release, the ...

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FASTWAY's Debut Album Remembered In New App And eBook

A new one-dollar app and eBook tell the story of the making of FASTWAY's 1983 self-titled debut album. FASTWAY launched a scorching, shimmery patch of proto-classic rock in the form of a self-titled debut that was a big wide smile on what was otherwise a serious new metal landscape. Author Martin Popoff explains: "FASTWAY's self-titled ...

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HATCHET: 'Dawn Of The End' Details Revealed

San Francisco Bay Area thrashers HATCHET will release their sophomore album, "Dawn Of The End", on March 5 via The End Records. According to a press release, the CD "showcases a much more aggressive and professionally oriented band" than was the case on 2008's "Awaiting Evil". "Dawn Of The End" track listing: 01. After The ...

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Signed and Sealed in Blood - DROPKICK MURPHYS

Check your shillelaghs at Will Call, the Boston boyos are back in town. As they announce on the first cut of their latest clover-roving romp, the DROPKICK MURPHYS are in your face once again and they're looking for trouble. Like FLOGGING MOLLY, Al Barr and his crunch bunch have reliably kicked up their punk-licked tribute ...

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