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GWAR: New Album Details Revealed

Antarctic rock gods GWAR are set to return to the realms of man and reclaim their vice-like grip on the throat of hard-rock humanity after spending the last year-and-a-half working on their follow-up to 2011's critically acclaimed "Bloody Pit Of Horror". The new recording, "Battle Maximus", is GWAR's first full-length studio effort since the loss ...

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HAIL OF BULLETS Completes Recording Third Album

HAIL OF BULLETS, the Dutch death metal band featuring GOREFEST drummer Ed Warby, THANATOS guitarists Stephan Gebédi and Paul Baayens, vocalist Martin Van Drunen (HAIL OF BULLETS, PESTILENCE, ASPHYX) and former HOUWITSER bass player Theo van Eekelen, has completed recording its as-yet-untitled third album for a late October/early November release via Metal Blade Records. The ...

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SOILWORK Drummer Interviewed By 'Natalie's World' (Audio)

Natalie Perez of Natalie's World recently conducted an interview with SOILWORK drummer Dirk Verbeuren. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. SOILWORK's ninth studio and first dual-disc album, "The Living Infinite", sold around 7,800 copies in the United States in its first week of release to enter The Billboard 200 ...

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ABYSMAL DAWN Preparing To Enter Studio

Los Angeles death metallers ABYSMAL DAWN have entered the studio to begin work on the follow-up to their 2011 release "Leveling The Plane Of Existence". Comments ABYSMAL DAWN frontman Charles Elliott: "The time has finally come to exorcise the demons once again. "It's been a while, but we'll be entering the studio very soon to ...

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SOILWORK Interviewed By Finland's KAAOS TV (Video)

Kaaos TV conducted an interview with SOILWORK vocalist Björn "Speed" Strid and drummer Dirk Verbeuren before the band's July 6 show at Ruisrock in Turku, Finland. You can now watch the chat below. SOILWORK's ninth studio and first dual-disc album, "The Living Infinite", sold around 7,800 copies in the United States in its first week ...

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SOILWORK Drummer Interviewed At Sweden's METALTOWN (Video)

Anna Dave Bertram of Sweden's Access: Rock conducted an interview with SOILWORK drummer Dirk Verbeuren before the band's July 5 performance at the Metaltown festival in Gothenburg, Sweden. You can now watch the chat below. SOILWORK's ninth studio and first dual-disc album, "The Living Infinite", sold around 7,800 copies in the United States in its ...

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DAN SWANÖ Discusses WITHERSCAPE In New Audio Interview

Episode #140 of MSRcast features an interview with Swedish singer, multi-instrumentalist and producer extraordinaire Dan Swanö about WITHERSCAPE, the stunning new dark metal outfit he formed with fellow Swedish multi-instrumentalist Ragnar Widerberg. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. WITHERSCAPE will release its debut album, "The Inheritance", on July 29 ...

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ANNIHILATOR: New Video Interview With JEFF WATERS

On June 20, Kalle-Rock.de conducted an interview with guitarist Jeff Waters of Canadian thrash metal veterans ANNIHILATOR. You can now watch the chat below. ANNIHILATOR will release its 14th studio album, "Feast", on August 23 in Europe and August 27 in North America via UDR. The deluxe eco-book version will also feature a bonus CD ...

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WITHERSCAPE: 'Dead For A Day' Lyric Video Released

WITHERSCAPE, the stunning new dark metal outfit formed by Swedish singer, multi-instrumentalist and producer extraordinaire Dan Swanö together with fellow Swedish multi-instrumentalist Ragnar Widerberg, will release its debut album, "The Inheritance", on July 29 in Europe and August 6 in North America via Century Media Records. "The Inheritance" track listing: 01. Mother Of The Soul ...

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ANNIHILATOR: Video Interview With JEFF WATERS

Riff-Mag.com recently conducted an interview with guitarist Jeff Waters of Canadian thrash metal veterans ANNIHILATOR. You can now watch the chat below. ANNIHILATOR will release its 14th studio album, "Feast", on August 23 in Europe and August 27 in North America via UDR. The deluxe eco-book version will also feature a bonus CD containing 15 ...

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ANNIHILATOR Interviewed In Brazil (Video)

Brazil's Wikimetal podcast conducted an interview with guitarist Jeff Waters and vocalist/guitarist Dave Padden of Canadian thrash metal veterans ANNIHILATOR when the band played in Sao Paulo on June 2. You can now watch the chat below. ANNIHILATOR will release its 14th studio album, "Feast", on August 23 in Europe and August 27 ...

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DAN SWANÖ: 'I Have Done Records That I Would Never Listen To Unless You Put A Gun To My Head'

David E. Gehlke of DeadRhetoric.com recently conducted an interview with Swedish multi-instrumentalist and producer Dan Swanö (EDGE OF SANITY, BLOODBATH). A few excerpts from the chat follow below. DeadRhetoric.com: You closed Unisound several years ago, but have since reactivated it. What made you re-open the studio? Dan Swanö: I think I wanted to ...

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Video: DAN SWANÖ Discusses WITHERSCAPE Debut Album

WITHERSCAPE, the stunning new dark metal outfit formed by Swedish singer, multi-instrumentalist and producer extraordinaire Dan Swanö together with fellow Swedish multi-instrumentalist Ragnar Widerberg, will release its debut album, "The Inheritance", on July 29 in Europe and August 6 in North America via Century Media Records. A comprehensive interview with Swanö about how the band ...

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ANNIHILATOR To Release 'Feast' In August

Canadian metal veterans ANNIHILATOR will release their 14th studio album, "Feast", on August 23 in Europe and August 27 in North America via UDR. The deluxe eco-book version will also feature a bonus CD containing 15 of the best ANNIHILATOR songs re-recorded in 2012... a grand total of 24 songs in one package... with a ...

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MUMAKIL: 'Death From Below' Video Released

"Death From Below", the new video from the Swiss grind faction MUMAKIL, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's third album, "Flies Will Starve", which will be released via Relapse on CD, LP and digitally on June 25 in North America, preceded by its release June 21 in Germany/Benelux/Finland and June 24 ...

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WITHERSCAPE: 'The Inheritance' Track Listing, Cover Artwork Unveiled

WITHERSCAPE, the stunning new dark metal outfit formed by Swedish singer, multi-instrumentalist and producer extraordinaire Dan Swanö together with fellow Swedish multi-instrumentalist Ragnar Widerberg, will release its debut album, "The Inheritance", on July 29 in Europe and August 6 in North America via Century Media Records. "The Inheritance" track listing: 01. Mother Of The Soul ...

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DAN SWANÖ's WITHERSCAPE: First Song Available For Streaming

WITHERSCAPE, the new atmospheric and progressive dark metal outfit formed by Swedish singer, multi-instrumentalist and producer extraordinaire Dan Swanö along with fellow Swedish multi-instrumentalist Ragnar Widerberg, will release its debut album, "The Inheritance", on July 29 in Europe and August 6 in North America via Century Media Records. WITHERSCAPE sees Dan teaming with Widerberg, to ...

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DEW-SCENTED: Another New Song Available For Streaming

German thrashers DEW-SCENTED will release "Insurgent" in North America on May 28 via Prosthetic Records. The 19-track effort will contain over an hour's worth of music, including three new songs mixed alongside live tracks and covers celebrating more than 20 years of restless, deadly thrash metal. The cover art for "Insurgent" was created by Björn ...

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SOILWORK Drummer Interviewed In Jacksonville (Video)

Shannon's Bands conducted an interview with SOILWORK drummer Dirk Verbeuren on April 27 in Jacksonville, Florida. You can now watch the chat below. SOILWORK's ninth studio and first dual-disc album, "The Living Infinite", sold around 7,800 copies in the United States in its first week of release to enter The Billboard 200 chart at position ...

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AVULSED: New Footage From The Studio Posted Online

The fourth in a series of video clips featuring behind-the-scenes video footage of the making of "Ritual Zombi", the long-awaited sixth full-length album from Spanish death metal veterans AVULSED, can be seen below. The CD was recorded at Madrid's La Casa del Ruido Studios with Dani Blanco. A conceptual effort dealing with zombies, the CD ...

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SOILWORK Bassist Interviewed On 'Radioactive Metal' (Audio)

Bassist Ola Flink of Swedish metallers SOILWORK was interviewed for the latest edition of "Radioactive Metal". You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. SOILWORK's ninth studio and first dual-disc album, "The Living Infinite", sold around 7,800 copies in the United States in its first week of release to enter The ...

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AVULSED: 'Ritual Zombi' Cover Artwork Unveiled

Spanish death metal veterans AVULSED recently entered Madrid's La Casa del Ruido Studios by Dani Blanco to begin recording their long-awaited sixth full-length album, "Ritual Zombi". A conceptual effort dealing with zombies, the CD will contain nine new songs, including three instrumentals, plus a cover version of the DEATH classic "Zombie Ritual". The first AVULSED ...

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MUMAKIL: 'Wrong Turn' Animated Lyric Video Released

The new animated lyric video for "Wrong Turn", the belligerent fourteenth track from Swiss grind faction MUMAKIL's upcoming third LP, "Flies Will Starve", can be seen below. The interactive, animated visual depiction of the track brings the urban carnage of the album's cover art by Remy Cuveillier of Headsplit Design to life while the band ...

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GRANDEXIT To Release New Album In July

Long-running Swedish metaleads GRANDEXIT will release their new album, "The Dead Justifies The Means", on July 8 in Europe and July 23 in North America via Lifeforce Records. The CD was produced by David Castillo at Ghostward Studios (KATATONIA, BLOODBATH) and features "a mix of vibrant death metal and progressive rock," according to a press ...

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AVULSED: New Video Footage From The Studio Posted Online

Spanish death metal veterans AVULSED recently entered Madrid's La Casa del Ruido Studios by Dani Blanco to begin recording their long-awaited sixth full-length album, "Ritual Zombi". A conceptual effort dealing with zombies, the CD will contain nine new songs, including three instrumentals, plus a cover version of the DEATH classic "Zombie Ritual". The first AVULSED ...

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