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HATE ETERNAL To Release 'Infernus' Album In August

Florida-based extreme metallers HATE ETERNAL will release their sixth full-length album, "Infernus", on August 24 via Season Of Mist. The CD was recorded at HATE ETERNAL founder and principal member Erik Rutan's (guitar, vocals) Mana Recording Studio (CANNIBAL CORPSE, MOUNTAIN GOATS, GOATWHORE) in St. Petersburg, Florida. HATE ETERNAL has just hit the road in the ...

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ROTTING CHRIST Begins Recording New Album

Greek extreme metal veterans ROTTING CHRIST have entered Devasoundz studios in Athens to begin recording their new album for an early 2016 release. The CD is once again being produced by the band's frontman, Sakis Tolis. ROTTING CHRIST says in a statement: "We will work hard to not disapoint you." ROTTING CHRIST's eleventh full-length studio ...

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ABBATH Signs With SEASON OF MIST, Announces Band Lineup

Season Of Mist has announced the signing of ABBATH. Having recently departed from IMMORTAL to form a new band under his own name, the iconic Norwegian black metal legend is currently working on his debut album for the label, expected in early 2016. Bass duties for ABBATH will be handled by a man familiar to ...

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SEPTICFLESH Recruits Former DECAPITATED Drummer KERIM 'KRIMH' LECHNER

Greek extreme metallers SEPTICFLESH have recruited Kerim "Krimh" Lechner (DECAPITATED, BEHEMOTH) as their new drummer following the recent departure of Fotis Benardo (a.k.a. Fotis Gianakopoulos). Commented Krimh: "I feel very honored to join such a great band which has been one of my favorites since years. "SEPTICFLESH's music is outstanding and unique. It is melodic ...

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ENGEL: 'Salvation' Video Released

"Salvation", the new video from Swedish metallers ENGEL, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's fourth album, "Raven Kings", which will be released on November 28 via Gain Music Entertainment. The CD was produced by the band's founders Marcus Sunesson and Niclas Engelin (also of IN FLAMES) and was mixed by ...

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Past And Present Members Of THE GATHERING Perform At Special 25th-Anniversary Concert (Video)

On Sunday, November 9, Dutch/Norwegian rockers THE GATHERING celebrated their 25th anniversary with a one-time special show at the beautiful new Doornroosje venue in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. All past and present members of THE GATHERING — from 1989 until 2014 — appeared on stage and performed in this unique show together. Hans Rutten, one of ...

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HATE ETERNAL Announces New Drummer

Florida-based extreme metallers HATE ETERNAL have announced the addition of drummer Chason Westmoreland to the group's ranks. The native of Las Vegas, Nevada has already laid down drum tracks for the band's forthcoming album, the title and release date of which have yet to be revealed. Westmoreland will also join the band on the upcoming ...

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HATE ETERNAL Signs With SEASON OF MIST, Prepares New Album

Season Of Mist has announced the signing of legendary death metal band HATE ETERNAL. Helmed by founder, guitarist and vocalist, primary songwriter as well as acclaimed producer Erik Rutan, HATE ETERNAL has been one of the leading death metal acts worldwide for over eighteen years. The band's five full-length albums are considered crucial genre touchstones, ...

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Pale Communion - OPETH

"Heritage" turned more than few heads in the metal world as OPETH all but declared themselves liberated from the genre. Death metal is now practically exorcised from the songwriting process of these virtuosos, who turn in a prog-chopped masterpiece bearing the influences of GENTLE GIANT, KING CRIMSON and NEKTAR. "Pale Communion" may be a horror ...

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ENGEL To Release 'Raven Kings' Album In November

Swedish metallers ENGEL will release their fourth album, "Raven Kings", on November 28 via Gain Music Entertainment. The CD was produced by the band's founders Marcus Sunesson and Niclas Engelin (also of IN FLAMES) and was mixed by Jacob Hansen (VOLBEAT). The artwork was created by Joachim Luetke (ARCH ENEMY, DIMMU BORGIR, KREATOR, MARILYN MANSON, ...

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Video Premiere: PROTEST THE HERO's 'Mist'

Canadian tech-metal punk act PROTEST THE HERO has released the video for the track "Mist", from the band's fourth studio album, "Volition". Shot in the province of Newfoundland, "Mist" is an eight-and-a-half-minute mini-movie showcasing an area that contains some of the group's most dedicated fans. Newfoundland is not found on most band's tour itineraries, but ...

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THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN's BEN WEINMAN Launches PARTY SMASHER INC.

THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN guitarist Ben Weinman has launched Party Smasher Inc., a collective of creative professionals and artistic provocateurs. PartySmasherInc.com is a one-stop portal for musicians, photographers, illustrators, fashion designers and industry mavericks of all stripes. The shared principle that unites this otherwise diverse collection of contributors and curators is simple: self-determination. ...

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1349's FROST On Upcoming 'Massive Cauldron Of Chaos' Album: It 'Really Carries The Mark Of Conviction'

Norway's masters of blackened sonic evil 1349 will release their new album, "Massive Cauldron Of Chaos", in Europe on September 29 via Indie Recordings. The follow-up to 2010's "Demonoir" is described by 1349 drummer Kjetil-Vidar "Frost" Haraldstad (also of SATYRICON) as "unmisakeably 1349." He tells PlanetMosh.com: "It doesn't really mean that we have changed the ...

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1349: Pro-Shot Footage Of Entire HELLFEST Performance

Professionally filmed video footage of 1349 entire June 22 performance at Hellfest in Clisson, France can be viewed below. 1349 is finally back with a deadly vengeance. Four long years after the release of the masterpiece "Demonoir", the band will return with a new full-length album this fall. This CD will be released on Indie ...

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LENG TCH'E Frontman Joins PHILIP H. ANSELMO & THE ILLEGALS On stage To Perform PANTERA, SUPERJOINT RITUAL (Video)

Vocalist Serge Kasongo of the Belgian grindcore act LENG TCH'E joined PHILIP H. ANSELMO & THE ILLEGALS on stage last night (Monday, June 16) at Ancienne Belgique in Brussels to perform the PANTERA classic "Death Rattle" and SUPERJOINT RITUAL's "Fuck Your Enemy". Check out the footage below. LENG TCH'E last year commenced recording the follow-up ...

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MISERY INDEX: 'The Calling' Video Released

"The Calling", the new video from American death metal extremists MISERY INDEX, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's fifth studio album, "The Killing Gods", which was released on May 23 via Season Of Mist. "The Killing Gods" was recorded at Wright Way Studios in Baltimore, Maryland and was engineered by ...

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NECROPHOBIC Featuring Returning Singer ANDERS STROKIRK: Footage Of SWEDEN ROCK Performance

Fan-filmed video footage of NECROPHOBIC's June 7 performance at the Sweden Rock Festival in Sölvesborg, Sweden can be seen below. NECROPHOBIC was recently rejoined by vocalist Anders Strokirk. Anders was in NECROPHOBIC during the years 1992-1994 and sang on the band's legendary debut album "The Nocturnal Silence" (1993). Said NECROPHOBIC in a statement: "Anders' voice ...

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CLUTCH's NEIL FALLON Shares LEMMY Story

Ireland's Overdrive recently onducted an interview with vocalist Neil Fallon of Maryland rockers CLUTCH. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. Overdrive: Jack White has been busy with creating a very unique and different approach to selling the vinyl format with hidden tracks in the label and holograms etched into the ...

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ATHEIST Preparing To Record New Album

Florida-based technical metal pioneers ATHEIST will record their fifth studio album later in the year with producer Jason Suecof (DEATH ANGEL, JOB FOR A COWBOY, GOD FORBID, DEVILDRIVER) for an early 2015 release. Comments vocalist Kelly Shaefer: “We are happy to report that the fifth ATHEIST LP is in the works, and the band could ...

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GORGUTS: Drum-Cam Footage From Vienna

Drummers From Hell has uploaded drum-cam footage of Patrice Hamelin of Canadian technical death metallers GORGUTS performing the song "An Ocean Of Wisdom" when the band played in Vienna, Austria at the Escape Metalcorner on April 30. Check out the clip below. GORGUTS recently parted ways with drummer John Longstreth and replaced him ...

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