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KATAKLYSM: 'Of Ghosts And Gods' Cover Artwork Unveiled

Montreal-based death metallers KATAKLYSM will release new album, "Of Ghosts And Gods", on July 31 via Nuclear Blast. The cover artwork for the follow-up to "Waiting For The End To Come" was created by up-and-coming dark and macabre artist Art By Surtsey and can be seen below. According to KATAKYSM, the "cover art echoes a ...

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KATAKLYSM To Release 'Of Ghosts And Gods' Album In July

Montreal-based death metallers KATAKLYSM will release new album, "Of Ghosts And Gods", on July 31 via Nuclear Blast. The cover artwork for the follow-up to "Waiting For The End To Come" will be unveiled on March 23. Guitarist Jean-François "JF" Dagenais will track drums, guitars and bass for the album, while vocals were recorded by ...

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DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT, KATAKLYSM Among JUNO AWARDS Nominees

DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT and KATAKLYSM have been nominated in the "Metal/Hard Music Album Of The Year" category at this year's Juno Awards (the Canadian equivalent of the Grammy Awards), set to be held on Sunday, March 15 at FirstOntario Centre in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. This category is an award to honor artistic achievement, technical proficiency ...

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KATAKLYSM: New Album Title Revealed

Montreal-based death metallers KATAKLYSM are currently in the studio recording the follow-up to their "Waiting For The End To Come" album. Titled "Of Ghosts And Gods", the new CD will tentatively be released this coming summer via Nuclear Blast. Guitarist Jean-François "JF" Dagenais will track drums, guitars and bass for the album, while vocals will ...

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KATAKLYSM To Enter Studio In January

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based death metallers KATAKLYSM will enter the studio next January to record the follow-up to their critically acclaimed "Waiting For The End To Come" album. Says the band: "There is no rest for the wicked as they say. "KATAKLYSM has been full of inspiration and are in full determination mode lately; a rejuvenated ...

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TESTAMENT Is 'Shooting For' New Album To Sound Like 'The Gathering', Says CHUCK BILLY

Vocalist Chuck Billy of San Francisco Bay Area metallers TESTAMENT was recently interviewed by Shor Bazaar, Pakistan's first international artist management services. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud widget below. Asked about the progress of the songwriting sessions for TESTAMENT's follow-up to 2012's "Dark Roots Of Earth", Billy said: "Well, we're ...

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KATAKLYSM Interviewed In South Africa (Video)

David Devo Oosthuizen of Witchdoctor Productions conducted an interview with Maurizio Iacono (vocals) and Jean-François "JF" Dagenais (guitar) of Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based death metallers KATAKLYSM during the band's recent tour of South Africa. You can now watch the chat below. KATAKLYSM recently released the music video for its rendition of the SACRED REICH classic "The ...

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ORIGIN: Entire 'Omnipresent' Album Available For Streaming

Technical death metallers ORIGIN will release their new album, "Omnipresent", on July 8 in North America via Nuclear Blast (July 4 in Europe through Agonia). The CD was recorded with longtime producer/engineer Robert Rebeck at Chapman Recording in Lenexa, Kansas and was mixed and mastered at Menegroth - The Thousand Caves with Colin Marston. The ...

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ALESTORM: 'Drink' Video Released

Scottish folk/power metallers ALESTORM will release their new album, "Sunset On The Golden Age", on August 5 in North America (one day earlier internationally) via Napalm Records. The CD was recorded at Lasse Lammert's LSD Studio in Lübeck, Germany. "Sunset On The Golden Age" will contain the following tracks: * Walk The Plank * Drink ...

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ORIGIN: 'Absurdity Of What I Am' Lyric Video

Technical death metallers ORIGIN will release their new album, "Omnipresent", on July 8 in North America via Nuclear Blast (July 4 in Europe through Agonia). The CD was recorded with longtime producer/engineer Robert Rebeck at Chapman Recording in Lenexa, Kansas and was mixed and mastered at Menegroth - The Thousand Caves with Colin Marston. The ...

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ALESTORM: 'Sunset On The Golden Age' Cover Artwork Unveiled

Scottish folk/power metallers ALESTORM will release their new album, "Sunset On The Golden Age", on August 5 in North America (one day earlier internationally) via Napalm Records. The CD was recorded at Lasse Lammert's LSD Studio in Lübeck, Germany. "Sunset On The Golden Age" will contain the following tracks: * Walk The Plank * Drink ...

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ORIGIN: 'All Things Dead' Lyric Video

Technical death metallers ORIGIN will release their new album, "Omnipresent", on July 8 in North America via Nuclear Blast (July 4 in Europe through Agonia). The CD was recorded with longtime producer/engineer Robert Rebeck at Chapman Recording in Lenexa, Kansas and was mixed and mastered at Menegroth - The Thousand Caves with Colin Marston. The ...

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ORIGIN: New Song 'Manifest Desolate' Available For Streaming

Technical death metallers ORIGIN will release their new album, "Omnipresent", on July 8 in North America via Nuclear Blast (July 4 in Europe through Agonia). The CD was recorded with longtime producer/engineer Robert Rebeck at Chapman Recording in Lenexa, Kansas and was mixed and mastered at Menegroth - The Thousand Caves with Colin Marston. The ...

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KATAKLYSM's Video For Cover Of SACRED REICH's 'The American Way'

Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based death metallers KATAKLYSM have released the music video for their rendition of the SACRED REICH classic "The American Way". The clip was shot by director Tommy Jones (TESTAMENT, DEATH ANGEL, EX DEO) during the band's recent North American tour with Belgian gore-grinders ABORTED. "KATAKLYSM has never covered any band before on disc ...

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ORIGIN: 'Omnipresent' Album Details Revealed

Technical death metallers ORIGIN will release their new album, "Omnipresent", on July 8 in North America via Nuclear Blast (July 4 in Europe through Agonia). The CD was recorded with longtime producer/engineer Robert Rebeck at Chapman Recording in Lenexa, Kansas and was mixed and mastered at Menegroth - The Thousand Caves with Colin Marston. The ...

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ABORTED: Entire 'The Necrotic Manifesto' Album Available For Streaming

Death metal psychopaths ABORTED will release their eighth full-length album, "The Necrotic Manifesto", on April 28 in Europe and on April 29 in North America via Century Media Records. The CD was completed with Danish producer Jacob Hansen (VOLBEAT, HEAVEN SHALL BURN, MERCENARY). The entire "The Necrotic Manifesto" album is available for streaming using the ...

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KATAKLYSM: Drum-Cam Footage From Anaheim Concert

LA. Drummers.com has uploaded drum-cam footage of drummer Oli Beaudoin of Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based death metallers KATAKLYSM performing on April 18 at Mirror Image in Anaheim, California. Check it out below. KATAKLYSM recently announced that Oli Beaudoin will be the drummer for the band on the next album and future tours. KATAKLYSM has recruited Tommy ...

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KATAKLYSM's JEAN-FRANÇOIS DAGENAIS Interviewed On 'Radioactive Metal' (Audio)

The latest episode of "Radioactive Metal" features an interview with guitarist Jean-François Dagenais of Montreal, Quebec, Canada-based death metallers KATAKLYSM. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. KATAKLYSM recently announced that Oli Beaudoin will be the drummer for the band on the next album and future tours. KATAKLYSM has recruited ...

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ALESTORM To Release 'Sunset On The Golden Age' In August

Scottish folk/power metallers ALESTORM will release their new album, "Sunset On The Golden Age", on August 5 in North America (one day earlier internationally) via Napalm Records. The CD was recorded at Lasse Lammert's LSD Studio in Lübeck, Germany. "Sunset On The Golden Age" will contain the following tracks: * Walk The Plank * Drink ...

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