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HAVOK: 'Hang 'Em High' Lyric Video Released

U.S. thrashers HAVOK will release their new album, "Conformicide", on March 10 via Century Media Records. A lyric video for the song "Hang 'Em High" — created by Cloud Music Typography — can be seen below. Speaking about the message behind "Hang 'Em High" and the accompanying lyric video, HAVOK guitarist/vocalist David Sanchez said: "In ...

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HATRIOT Releases 'Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed' Lyric Video

San Francisco Bay Area thrashers HATRIOT have released the lyric video for a new demo song called "Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed". The track, which is one of the band's first to be recorded without EXODUS singer Steve "Zetro" Souza, will be re-recorded for the band's upcoming album, tentatively due late next year. Says HATRIOT: "The ...

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KORN's MUNKY: 'I Think It's Difficult To Put Us In A Category'

KORN guitarist James "Munky" Shaffer was interviewed on the November 28 edition of "Whiplash", the KLOS radio show hosted by Full Metal Jackie. You can now listen to the chat using the widget below. A few excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On KORN not getting the recognition it deserves for its musicality: Munky: "I think ...

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Revised/Expanded Death-luxe Edition Of 'Choosing Death' Book Due In November

This November, Bazillion Points Books will expand its lethal library with a revised and expanded 400-page "death-luxe" edition of Decibel editor Albert Mudrian's morbid modern classic "Choosing Death: The Improbable History Of Death Metal & Grindcore". Due on November 22, "Choosing Death" will join Daniel Ekeroth's "Swedish Death Metal", Tony Rettman's "NYHC", and dozens of ...

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EVANESCENCE's AMY LEE Explains Decision To Release Pre-'Fallen' Material

EVANESCENCE will release a career-spanning vinyl box set this fall containing all three of the band's official studio albums, including 2003's "Fallen", 2006's "The Open Door" and 2011's "Evanescence", and, for the first time ever, the commercial debut for the previously unreleased 2000 demo album "Origin". Also included in "The Ultimate Collection" six-LP set is ...

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EVANESCENCE Is Working On Something 'Special And Different'

On September 30, EVANESCENCE lead singer Amy Lee talked about her latest project, a children's album titled "Dream Too Much", at AOL headquarters in New York City for BUILD Series. You can now watch the discussion below. Speaking about the possibility of new music from EVANESCENCE, Amy said: "We have some new little plan in ...

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HATRIOT Releases Demo Version Of New Song 'Carnival Of Execution'

San Francisco Bay Area thrashers HATRIOT have released a new demo song called "Carnival Of Execution". The band's first track to be recorded without EXODUS singer Steve "Zetro" Souza, it features Zetro's son Cody Souza on vocals. "Carnival Of Execution" was written by guitarist Kosta Varvatakis, with lyrics by Cody and drummer Nick Souza. In ...

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OBSCURA: 'Ten Sepiroth' Video Released

The official video for the song "Ten Sepiroth" from progressive metal masters OBSCURA can be streamed below. The track is taken from the band's new album, "Akróasis" (Greek for "hearing" or "listening"), which was released on February 5 via Relapse Records. The album was made available in CD, 2xLP and as a digital download. "With ...

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GHOST-Branded Wine Papastrello Now Available In Sweden

Papa Emeritus III and his nameless ghouls from the Swedish occult rock band GHOST take things one-step beyond with the new wine Papastrello — an Italian red wine for the unholy moments of life. Said Papa Emeritus III: "They say that this wine is the blood of Christ? I would argue otherwise. It's fermented grapes. ...

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DIMLIGHT Releases 'Invoking The Hunter' Video

"Invoking The Hunter", the new Athina Tousia-directed video from Greek symphonic death metallers DIMLIGHT, can be seen below. The song is taken from the female-fronted band's latest album, "The Lost Chapters", which came out in February via Sliptrick Records. According to a press release, "The Lost Chapters" "delivers death metal tracks, blended with dark symphonic ...

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GORGUTS To Release 'Pleiades' Dust' EP In May

Canadian death metal veterans GORGUTS will release their new one-track EP, "Pleiades' Dust", on May 13 via Season Of Mist. The first excerpt, "Wandering Times", can be streamed using the SoundCloud widget below. The EP artwork was created by renowned Polish artist Zbigniew M. Bielak. Comments GORGUTS mainman Luc Lemay: "As our 'Pleiades' Dust' EP ...

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ANVIL: Lyric Video For New Song 'Die For A Lie'

Canadian metal legends ANVIL will release their new album, "Anvil Is Anvil", on February 26 worldwide (excluding Japan) via SPV/Steamhammer. The album will be available on digipak CD (incuding one bonus track and a poster), 2LP gatefold clear version and as a digital download. The official lyric video for the song "Die For A Lie" ...

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OBSCURA: New Song 'Ode To The Sun' Available For Streaming

"Ode To The Sun", a brand new song from progressive metal masters OBSCURA, can be streamed below. The track is taken from the band's new album, "Akróasis" (Greek for "hearing" or "listening"), which will be released February 5 via Relapse Records. The album will be available in CD, 2xLP and as a digital download. "With ...

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OBSCURA: New Song 'The Monist' Available For Streaming

"The Monist", a brand new song from progressive metal masters OBSCURA, can be streamed below. The track is taken from the band's new album, "Akróasis" (Greek for "hearing" or "listening"), which will be released February 5, 2016 via Relapse Records. The album will be available in CD, 2xLP and as a digital download. "With 'Akróasis', ...

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Video Premiere: OBSCURA's 'Akróasis'

It has been five years since the release of OBSCURA's universally acclaimed "Omnivium" album. Now the progressive metal masters return with their strongest and most dynamic release to date. The aptly named "Akróasis" (Greek for "hearing" or "listening") draws on all the various elements of OBSCURA's signature sound and combines those qualities into a cohesive ...

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OBSCURA To Release 'Akróasis' Album In February

It has been five years since the release of OBSCURA's universally acclaimed "Omnivium" album. Now the progressive metal masters return with their strongest and most dynamic release to date. The aptly named "Akróasis" (Greek for "hearing" or "listening") draws on all the various elements of OBSCURA's signature sound and combines those qualities into a cohesive ...

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DEF LEPPARD's Technician From 1980s Releases 'Fabulist Icons' Book

"Fabulist Icons" is a book written by Mike Rogers, DEF LEPPARD's technician from the "Pyromania" tour until "Monsters Of Rock" in 1986. It's written from his perspective and features numerous previously unseen photos of the band during those early years of writing and recording "Hysteria", including many from Una Williams Photography. Mike was more than ...

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KRISIUN: Lyric Video For New Song 'Ways Of Barbarism'

The official lyric video for the song "Ways Of Barbarism" from Brazilian death metal veterans KRISIUN can be seen below. The track is taken from the band's new album, "Forged In Fury", which was released on August 7 via Century Media. Featuring cover artwork by renowned artist Joe Petagno (MARDUK, VADER), the CD was produced ...

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NILE: Lyric Video For New Song 'Call To Destruction'

The official lyric video for the song "Call To Destruction" from the reigning kings of technical, historically-themed brutality NILE can be seen below. The track is taken from the band's new album, "What Should Not Be Unearthed", which will be released on August 28 via Nuclear Blast. Produced by NILE and mixed by Neil Kernon, ...

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