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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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DEW-SCENTED: 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 Frontman Interviewed By YELL! MAGAZINE (Video)

Yell! Magazine recently conducted an interview with vocalist Björn "Speed" Strid of Swedish metallers SOILWORK. 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 No. ...

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SOILWORK: New York City Concert Footage

Fan-filmed video footage of SOILWORK's March 15 performance at the Gramercy Theatre in New York City can be seen below. SOILWORK's ninth studio and first dual-disc album, "The Living Infinite", registered the following first-week chart positions: Finland: #10 Germany: #17 Sweden: #19 Switzerland: #19 Austria: #22 USA: #60 Japan: #61 Australia: #90 Belgium: #116 France: ...

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MEMORY GARDEN: 'Doomain' Title Track Available For Streaming

"Doomain", the title track of the fifth album from Swedish epic doom metallers MEMORY GARDEN, can be streamed below. Due on April 15 in Europe and April 16 in North America via Metal Blade Records, the CD was recorded at Annoying Sound Factory and SolnaSound Recording by the bandmembers themselves, with a little engineering assistance ...

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DESTRUCTION Frontman To Join SUICIDAL ANGELS On Stage In Athens

Vocalist/bassist Marcel "Schmier" Schirmer of veteran German thrashers DESTRUCTION will join Greek thrashers SUICIDAL ANGELS on stage on April 19 in Athens, Greece. SUICIDAL ANGELS states: "The frontman of DESTRUCTION will be our guest of honor and will do his part in tearing Gagarin 205 up that night!" SUICIDAL ANGELS recently announced the addition of ...

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SOILWORK: 'The Living Infinite' First-Week Sales Revealed

"The Living Infinite", the ninth studio and first dual-disc album by Swedish melodic metal band SOILWORK, sold around 7,800 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 60 on The Billboard 200 chart. The effort also landed at No. 11 on the Independent Albums chart, and No. ...

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SOILWORK Frontman's 'Triple Chicken Challenge' (Video)

In the second part of Front magazine's Band Vs. Food series, SOILWORK singer Björn "Speed" Strid goes to Meat Mission to tackle their triple chicken challenge. "It's a monstrous mountain of meat that we were sure he could climb and dominate," the magazine says. See what happened in the clip below. SOILWORK's ninth studio album ...

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DEW-SCENTED To Release 'Insurgent' In May

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. DEW-SCENTED will support TESTAMENT on a number of European ...

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SOILWORK Frontman Interviewed By 'Metal Army' (Audio)

Keith "Keefy" Chachkes of the Metal Army blog recently conducted an interview with singer Björn "Speed" Strid of Swedish metallers SOILWORK. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. SOILWORK's ninth studio album and first dual-disc release, "The Living Infinite", was unleashed in Europe on March 1, and in North America ...

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DAMNATION PLAN: 'Blindsighted' Video Released

"Blindsighted", the new video from Finnish metallers DAMNATION PLAN, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's latest album, "The Wakening", which will be released on March 12 via Coroner Records. The CD, which was mixed and masterered by Dan Swanö (EDGE OF SANITY, BLOODBATH, NIGHTINGALE) at Unisound studios in Örebro, Sweden, combines ...

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SYLOSIS' JOSH MIDDLETON Interviewed On SOUNDWAVE TV (Video)

Heavy music presenter Christina Rowatt of Soundwave TV conducted an interview with vocalist and guitarist Josh Middleton of U.K.-based modern thrash heroes SYLOSIS during this year's Soundwave festival in Australia. You can now watch the chat below. SYLOSIS recently completed a tour of the United States with LAMB OF GOD, along with Swedish titans IN ...

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SOILWORK: New Audio Interview With BJÖRN 'SPEED' STRID

The Age Of Metal recently conducted an interview with singer Björn "Speed" Strid of Swedish metallers SOILWORK. You can now listen to the chat using the Mixcloud player below. SOILWORK's ninth studio album and first dual-disc release, "The Living Infinite", will be unleashed in Europe on March 1, and in North America on March 5 ...

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SOILWORK Answers Fan-Submitted Questions

Singer Björn "Speed" Strid and bass player Ola Flink of Swedish metallers SOILWORK recently answered a few questions that were submitted by the band's fans via the Nuclear Blast Facebook page. Watch their answers below. SOILWORK's ninth studio album and first dual-disc release, "The Living Infinite", will be unleashed in Europe on March 1, and ...

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AVULSED: Video Footage From The Studio Posted Online

Spanish death metal veterans AVULSED have 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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SOILWORK: New Audio Interview With DIRK VERBEUREN

Drummer Dirk Verbeuren of Swedish metallers SOILWORK was recently interviewed by Apochs.net. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. SOILWORK's ninth studio album and first dual-disc release, "The Living Infinite", will be unleashed on February 27 in Asia (via license to Marquee Records), in Europe on March 1, and in ...

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SOILWORK: Another New Song Available For Streaming

"Long Live The Misanthrope", a brand new song from Swedish metallers SOILWORK, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The track comes off the band's ninth studio album and first dual-disc release, "The Living Infinite", which will be unleashed on February 27 in Asia (via license to Marquee Records), in Europe on March 1, ...

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MEMORY GARDEN: 'Doomain' Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Swedish epic doom metallers MEMORY GARDEN will release their fifth album, "Doomain", on April 15 in Europe and April 16 in North America via Metal Blade Records. The CD was recorded at Annoying Sound Factory and SolnaSound Recording by the bandmembers themselves, with a little engineering assistance from Mike Wead (KING DIAMOND) during the lead ...

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INCANTATION: 'Invoked Infinity' Video Released

"Invoked Infinity", the new video from death metal veterans INCANTATION, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's latest album, "Vanquish In Vengeance", which is out now on Listenable Records. The band's follow-up to 2006's "Primordial Domination" features over 50 minutes of the band's trademark dark and unholy death metal. Recorded at the ...

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MYGRAIN: 'Planetary Breathing' Pushed Back To September

The release date of "Planetary Breathing", the fourth album from Finnish melodic death metallers MYGRAIN, has been pushed back to September 27 (via Spinefarm Records) from the previously announced April 26. No reason was given for the delay. The CD was recorded during August and September 2012 at Sound Supreme studio with Janne Saksa, who ...

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KATATONIA: 'Lethean' Video Released

"Lethean", the new video from Swedish dark rockers KATATONIA, can be seen at Rocknytt.net. The clip was shot by Lasse Hoile, who has previously worked with KATATONIA as well as OPETH and PORCUPINE TREE. The song comes off KATATONIA's ninth album, "Dead End Kings", which sold 3,200 copies in the United States in ...

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OCTOBER TIDE: New Song Available For Streaming

Swedish melodic gloom lords OCTOBER TIDE will release their fourth album, "Tunnel Of No Light", on March 25 in Europe and April 16 in North America via Pulverised Records. The CD was recorded at Black Lounge Studio (SCAR SYMMETRY, CARNAL FORGE, IN MOURNING, CENTINEX) in Avesta, Sweden with producer Jonas Kjellgren. "Tunnel Of No Light" ...

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SOILWORK: Third 'The Living Infinite' Trailer Released

The third trailer for "The Living Infinite", the ninth studio album and first dual-disc release from Swedish metallers SOILWORK, can be seen below. Check out what singer Björn "Speed" Strid has to say about about the CD's lyrics, guest appearances, the musical approach and his personal favorite tracks. "The Living Infinite" will be unleashed on ...

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HAIL OF BULLETS: Video Footage From The Studio

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 entered Sandlane Studios in Rijen, The Netherlands with to begin recording its third album for a late ...

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SOILWORK: Second 'The Living Infinite' Trailer Released

The second trailer for "The Living Infinite", the ninth studio album and first dual-disc release from Swedish metallers SOILWORK, can be seen below. Check out what singer Björn "Speed" Strid has to say about the production process and the CD's artwork. "The Living Infinite" will be unleashed on February 27 in Asia (via license to ...

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KATATONIA's 'Dead End Kings' Album Gets Stripped Down

Guitarist/co-founder Anders "Blakkheim" Nyström of Swedish dark rockers KATATONIA just got done with stripping down the band's latest album, "Dead End Kings", to an atmospheric sound devoid of any metal. Says Nyström: "Early on, we felt it was both peculiar and interesting how the songs could breathe on their own taking a different minimal approach, ...

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