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HATEBREED: 'The Divinity Of Purpose' Trailer Released

A two-and-a-half-minute trailer for "The Divinity Of Purpose", the new album from Connecticut hardcore/metal masters HATEBREED, in which the band's frontman, Jamey Jasta discusses the CD's artwork, can be seen below. "The Divinity Of Purpose" is available for pre-order on iTunes (in the United States and Canada). When fans pre-order the album, they'll ...

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DON DOKKEN Interviewed On 'Maximum Threshold' (Audio)

DOKKEN mainman Don Dokken was interviewed on this past week's edition of the "Maximum Threshold" radio show. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. DOKKEN's eleventh studio album, "Broken Bones", sold around 2,600 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 173 ...

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HEADSPACE: New Video Interview Posted Online

Live Prog recently conducted an interview with the progressive rock outfit HEADSPACE. You can watch the chat below. HEADSPACE released its first full-length album, "I Am Anonymous", on May 22 in North America (one day earlier in Europe) via InsideOut Music. The artwork for the CD was created by Blacklake (a design team from Holland), ...

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HAMMERFALL: 'Hammerfall' Performance Clip From 'Gates Of Dalhalla' DVD

Swedish melodic metallers HAMMERFALL will release a concert DVD+2CD and Blu-ray+2CD, "Gates Of Dalhalla", on November 30 via Nuclear Blast. The set will feature the band's extraordinary 135-minute 15th-anniversary show that took place on July 28 on the historic open-air stage Dalhalla, built in an old quarry near the small Swedish village Rättvik. The footage ...

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HATEBREED: 'Put It To The Torch' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for the song "Put It To The Torch" from Connecticut hardcore/metal masters HATEBREED can be seen below. The track comes off the band's new studio album, "The Divinity Of Purpose", which will be released on January 29, 2013 in North America via Razor & Tie and on January 25, 2013 in ...

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NUCLEAR BLAST Online Poker Launched

Heavy metal fans have a new online home to party, poker and rock out. Nuclear Blast, in cooperation with kuuluu AG, has launched Nuclear Blast Poker, a free-to-play social platform. Nuclear Blast Poker is not just an online poker game but also a community platform where metal freaks interact, show their love for metal by ...

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HATEBREED: New Album Title, Cover Artwork, Release Dates Revealed

Connecticut hardcore/metal masters HATEBREED will release their new studio album, "The Divinity Of Purpose", on January 29, 2013 in North America via Razor & Tie and on January 25, 2013 in Europe through Nuclear Blast. The CD was co-produced by HATEBREED, Chris "Zeuss" Harris (SUICIDE SILENCE, ALL THAT REMAINS, SHADOWS FALL) and Josh Wilbur (LAMB ...

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HAMMERFALL: 'Threshold' Performance Clip From 'Gates Of Dalhalla' DVD

Swedish melodic metallers HAMMERFALL will release a concert DVD+2CD and Blu-ray+2CD, "Gates Of Dalhalla", on November 30 via Nuclear Blast. The set will feature the band's extraordinary 135-minute 15th-anniversary show that took place on July 28 on the historic open-air stage Dalhalla, built in an old quarry near the small Swedish village Rättvik. The footage ...

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HAMMERFALL: Second 'Gates Of Dalhalla' DVD Preview Teaser

Swedish melodic metallers HAMMERFALL will release a concert DVD+2CD and Blu-ray+2CD, "Gates Of Dalhalla", on November 30 via Nuclear Blast. The set will feature the band's extraordinary 135-minute 15th-anniversary show that took place on July 28 on the historic open-air stage Dalhalla, built in an old quarry near the small Swedish village Rättvik. The footage ...

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LVCIFYRE Signs With DARK DESCENT RECORDS

London, England-based blackened death metal outfit LVCIFYRE has inked a deal with Dark Descent Records for the release of the band's as-yet-untitled sophomore album, due in early 2013. Commented LVCIFYRE: "We are proud to announce the addition of LVCIFYRE to the Dark Descent Records roster. The label will be responsible for releasing LVCIFYRE's second full-length ...

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BLAZE BAYLEY Guitarist THOMAS ZWIJSEN To Release 'Nylon Maiden' In January

Dutch classical guitarist Thomas Zwijsen will release his album, "Nylon Maiden", on January 8, 2013. The CD contains 11 unique arrangements of IRON MAIDEN tracks on classical guitar. Additional musicians on the album are Anne Bakker (violin), Nathanael Taekema (drums), Tony Newton (bass; VOODOO SIX, bass) and Blaze Bayley (vocals; IRON MAIDEN, WOLFSBANE). Zwijsen has ...

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HATEBREED Signs With NUCLEAR BLAST, RAZOR & TIE

Connecticut hardcore/metal masters HATEBREED have inked a European deal with Nuclear Blast Records. North America will be handled by Razor & Tie. The band's new album was co-produced by HATEBREED, Chris "Zeuss" Harris (SUICIDE SILENCE, ALL THAT REMAINS, SHADOWS FALL) and Josh Wilbur (LAMB OF GOD, AVENGED SEVENFOLD) and is scheduled for release in January. ...

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BEYOND THRESHOLD Signs With GOOMBA MUSIC

Goomba Music has announced the signing of BEYOND THRESHOLD. The band's sophomore album, "Who We Are", is scheduled for an October release via Goomba Music in partnership with Turkey Vulture Records. The follow-up to 2010's "Revolution", "Who We Are" was recorded at TVR Studios in Rockford, Illinois with producer Jason Z. "The new album definitely ...

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HAMMERFALL: 'Gates Of Dalhalla' DVD Preview

Swedish melodic metallers HAMMERFALL will release a concert DVD+2CD and Blu-ray+2CD, "Gates Of Dalhalla", on November 30 via Nuclear Blast. The set will feature the band's extraordinary 135-minute 15th-anniversary show that took place on July 28 on the historic open-air stage Dalhalla, built in an old quarry near the small Swedish village Rättvik. The footage ...

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HATEBREED: Quality Sacramento Performance Footage Available

A two-camera edit of HATEBREED's September 27 performance at Ace of Spades in Sacramento, California can be seen below (courtesy of Rock Hard Live). HATEBREED is currently headlining the "10 Years Of Perseverance" tour, a United States headline trek commemorating the 10th anniversary of the band's 2002 major-label debut, "Perseverance". The tour features direct support ...

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HAMMERFALL To Release 'Gates Of Dalhalla' DVD In November

Swedish melodic metallers HAMMERFALL will release a concert DVD+2CD and Blu-ray+2CD, "Gates Of Dalhalla", on November 30 via Nuclear Blast. The set will feature the band's extraordinary 135-minute 15th-anniversary show that took place on July 28 on the historic open-air stage Dalhalla, built in an old quarry near the small Swedish village Rättvik. The footage ...

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HATEBREED Completes Recording New Album

Connecticut hardcore/metal masters HATEBREED have finished recording their new full-length album and are ready to begin the mixing process. The CD is being produced by the band with assistance from Josh Wilbur (LAMB OF GOD, AVENGED SEVENFOLD) and Chris "Zeuss" Harris (SUICIDE SILENCE, ALL THAT REMAINS, SHADOWS FALL). Commented HATEBREED guitarist Wayne Lozinak: "I'm very ...

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THRESHOLD: 'March Of Progress' First-Week Chart Positions Revealed

"March Of Progress", the ninth studio album from British progressive metallers THRESHOLD, has registered the following first-week chart positions: Germany: #28 Switzerland: #30 Austria: #55 Netherlands: #70 France: #102 "March Of Progress" was released on August 31 via Nuclear Blast Records. The follow-up to 2007's "Dead Reckoning" was recorded at Thin Ice Studios (DRAGONFORCE, PENDRAGON) ...

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THRESHOLD: 'Don't Look Down' Lyric Video Posted Online

The official lyric video for the song "Don't Look Down" from British progressive metallers THRESHOLD can be seen below. The track comes off the band's ninth studio album, "March Of Progress", which was released on August 31 via Nuclear Blast Records. The follow-up to 2007's "Dead Reckoning" was recorded at Thin Ice Studios (DRAGONFORCE, PENDRAGON) ...

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SPHERIC UNIVERSE EXPERIENCE: 'The Day I Died' Video Released

"The Day I Died", the new video from French progressive metallers SPHERIC UNIVERSE EXPERIENCE, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's fourth album, "The New Eve", which will be released on September 11 via Nightmare Records. According to a press release, the CD sees the band "succeed[ing] where most have failed; growing ...

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MAIDEN UNITED: 'Across The Seventh Sea' Trailer Released

MAIDEN UNITED, the all-acoustic IRON MAIDEN tribute project featuring Damian Wilson (THRESHOLD, HEADSPACE) and Ruud Jolie (WITHIN TEMPTATION), will release its new album, "Across The Seventh Sea", on September 28 on CD, iTunes and limited-edition black-and-blue transparent vinyl. "Across The Seventh Sea" track listing: 01. Seven Deadly Sins 02. Only The Good Die Young 03. ...

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