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GOATWHORE: 'FBS' Lyric Video Released

New Orleans, Louisiana's sons of American no-frills-black-metal-meets-death-'n'-roll GOATWHORE will release their new album, "Constricting Rage Of The Merciless", in North America on July 8 via Metal Blade Records. The CD was recorded with producer Erik Rutan at Mana Recording Studios in St. Petersburg, Florida. This is GOATWHORE's fourth studio outing with Rutan at the helm, ...

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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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On The Tour Bus With BROKEN HOPE (Video)

Digital Tour Bus, which gives fans "an all-access pass" to the tour buses that their favorite bands travel in, has posted its latest "Bus Invaders" episode, focusing on reformed death metallers BROKEN HOPE. The nine-minute clip, which was filmed April 4 in Joliet, Ilinois, can be seen below. BROKEN HOPE's sixth album, "Omen Of Disease", ...

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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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INDESTRUCTIBLE NOISE COMMAND Signs With FEROCIOUS RECORDS

Thrash metal outfit INDESTRUCTIBLE NOISE COMMAND (I.N.C.) has inked a deal with Ohio-based Ferocious Records. The band's new album, "Black Hearse Serenade", will be released this fall. Formed in 1985, Connecticut's I.N.C. began its recording career in 1987 with its debut album, "Razorback", on Giant Records. Critics and fans throughout the tri-state area were hammered ...

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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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Relations in the Unseen - THE INTERSPHERE

Germany's THE INTERSPHERE are being heavily marketed to the metal and hard rock markets, which might not be the best strategy considering they're better aligned with the alt scene. Then again, that doesn't necessarily cover their sound either. SPV/Steamhammer is normally as metal as it gets, so this is a curious backing on their part. ...

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ORIGIN Signs European Deal With AGONIA RECORDS

Technical death metal masters ORIGIN have inked a European deal with Agonia Records. The band's follow-up to 2011's "Entity", "Omnipresent", will be made available this summer through Nuclear Blast in the U.S. Formed in Kansas in 1997, ORIGIN is one of the most intense and most brutal technical death metal forces to be reckoned with. ...

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BROKEN HOPE's SHAUN GLASS Talks To SPIRIT OF METAL (Video)

Spirit Of Metal conducted an interview with Shaun Glass of reformed Chicago death metallers BROKEN HOPE before the March 20 concert of the "Best In Brutality" tour in West Hollywood, California. You can now watch the chat below. BROKEN HOPE's sixth album, "Omen Of Disease", sold around 1,000 copies in the United States in its ...

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NOVEMBERS DOOM: Fifth 'Bled White' Studio Video Blog

The fifth installment of the video blog documenting the studio sessions for the recording of the ninth NOVEMBERS DOOM disc, entitled "Bled White", can be seen below. Sessions are being held at Belle City Sound in Racine, Wisconsin. The album is tentatively due for release in mid-summer 2014. NOVEMBERS DOOM's eighth full-length album, "Aphotic", was ...

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GORGUTS Parts Ways With Drummer JOHN LONGSTRETH

Guitarist/vocalist Luc Lemay of Canadian technical death metallers GORGUTS has released the following statement: "I'm writing today to share with you that we will now have a new drummer sitting behind the kit for GORGUTS. Unfortunately, John [Longstreth] won't be playing with us anymore. "When I first asked John, Colin [Marston, bass] and Kevin [Hufnagel, ...

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NOVEMBERS DOOM: First 'Bled White' Studio Video Blog

The first installment of the video blog documenting the studio sessions for the recording of the ninth NOVEMBERS DOOM disc, entitled "Bled White", can be seen below. Sessions are being held at Belle City Sound in Racine, Wisconsin. The album is tentatively due for release in mid-summer 2014. NOVEMBERS DOOM's eighth full-length album, "Aphotic", was ...

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HATRIOT's 'Fiery' Performance In Cotati Captured On Video

Shortly after HATRIOT — the San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal band led by former EXODUS and LEGACY (pre-TESTAMENT) frontman Steve "Zetro" Souza — started playing the song "Murder American Style" on January 18 at Spancky's in Cotati, California, a fire started in one of the PA speakers. Jesse Amazeen, who attended the concert and ...

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Video: COLDWELL BANKER Ad Featuring MÖTLEY CRÜE's 'Home Sweet Home'

MÖTLEY CRÜE's classic ballad "Home Sweet Home" will be featured in a one-minute television spot from realogy franchise brand Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC during this weekend's Grammy Awards. You can now check out the commercial below. Coldwell Banker Real Estate's senior vice president of marketing Sean Blankenship says that the visuals in the ad, ...

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MÖTLEY CRÜE's 'Home Sweet Home' To Be Featured In COLDWELL BANKER Ad During GRAMMY AWARDS

MÖTLEY CRÜE's classic ballad "Home Sweet Home" will be featured in a one-minute television spot from realogy franchise brand Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC during this weekend's Grammy Awards. Coldwell Banker Real Estate's senior vice president of marketing Sean Blankenship says that the visuals in the ad, also called "Home Sweet Home", "convey how each ...

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ORIGIN Preparing To Enter Studio

Technical death metallers ORIGIN will enter the studio later this month to begin recording their sixth album, "Omnipresent", for a summer release via Nuclear Blast Records. Comments ORIGIN drummer John Longstreth: "We figured it would only make sense to return to Chapman Recording in Lenexa, Kansas and torture poor Robert Rebeck with our decompositions until ...

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THE KENNEDY VEIL: New Song 'Enslave.Defile.Erase' Available For Streaming

Northern California death metallers THE KENNEDY VEIL will release their second album, "Trinity Of Falsehood", on January 21, 2014 via Unique Leader Records. The eleven-track offering "with an aggressive and unrelenting attitude… brings back a familiarity of big choruses and bludgeoning drums, but places its focus on structure," according to a press release. Says the ...

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GAMA BOMB: 'Backwards Bible' Video Released

Irish thrashers GAMA BOMB have released a horror movie-themed music video for their album track "Backwards Bible". The clip was shot on location in Northern Ireland at the 16th century Narrow Water Castle near the band's town of origin, Newry. It was directed by Martin Busch, who has created viral videos for the likes of ...

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