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AFTER ALL: 'Waves Of Annihilation' Cover Artwork Unveiled

Belgian metal veterans AFTER ALL will release their ninth full-length album, "Waves Of Annihilation", on June 10 via NoiseArt Records. The CD was once again produced by Dan Swanö and features "intriguing sci-fi artwork" by Ed Repka. Says the band: "When it comes to thrash metal artwork, the undisputed number one is Mr. Edward J. ...

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AFTER ALL Signs With NOISEART RECORDS

Belgian metal veterans AFTER ALL have inked a deal with NoiseArt Records. The band's ninth full-length album, "Waves Of Annihilation", will be released on June 10. The CD was once again produced by Dan Swanö and features "intriguing sci-fi artwork" by Ed Repka. According to a press release, "Waves Of Annihilation" "skillfully fires on all ...

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CONVULSE: Lyric Video For New Song 'God Is You'

The official lyric video for the song "God Is You" from Finnish death metal veterans CONVULSE can be seen below. The track is taken from the band's forthcoming album, "Cycle Of Revenge", due on March 18 via Svart Records. As one of the oldest Finnish death metal bands, CONVULSE has a somewhat interesting history, to ...

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SKELETONWITCH Completes Recording New EP

SKELETONWITCH recently completed recording a new EP, the Ohio quintet's first new material since 2013's critically acclaimed "Serpents Unleashed". The as-yet-untitled release — tentatively due out this summer — was recorded last month with Kevin Bernsten at Baltimore's Developing Nations (NOISEM, MAGRUDERGRIND, MUTILATION RITES) and will feature the group's new vocalist, whose identity will be ...

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Video: Swedish Youth Choir Sings At MANOWAR Concert

Video footage of Trollhättan's Hjortmosseskolan and Udevalla's Västerskolan youth choir performing at MANOWAR's "Gods And Kings" tour stop at the Nova Arena in Trollhättan, Sweden on February 5 can be seen below. MANOWAR's "Gods And Kings" world tour celebrates "Kings Of Metal MMXIV", which many fans haven't had a chance to experience live yet, as ...

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OTEP To Release 'Generation Doom' Album In April

OTEP, the band led by singer, poet, illustrator, author and activist Otep Shamaya, will release its seventh studio album, "Generation Doom", on April 15 via Napalm. The CD was produced by Howard Benson, who has previously worked with such acts as MOTÖRHEAD, PAPA ROACH, THREE DAYS GRACE, FLYLEAF, P.O.D. and HALESTORM. Commented Shamaya: "Revolution is ...

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CONVULSE To Release 'Cycle Of Revenge' Album In March

"Cycle Of Revenge", the new lyric video from Finnish death metal veterans CONVULSE, can be seen below. The song is the title track of the band's forthcoming album, due on March 18 via Svart Records. As one of the oldest Finnish death metal bands, CONVULSE has a somewhat interesting history, to say the least. Beginning ...

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DROWNING POOL: New Song 'Snake Charmer' Unleashed

"Snake Charmer", a brand new song from Texas heavy rockers DROWNING POOL, can be streamed below. The track is taken from the band's new album, "Hellelujuah", which will be released on February 5 via eOne Music. The follow-up to 2013's "Resilience" was recorded with renowned producer Jason Suecof (AUGUST BURNS RED, DEICIDE, DEATH ANGEL). DROWNING ...

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MANOWAR: 'The Heart Of Steel MMXIV' Video Released

MANOWAR has released a video for the song "The Heart Of Steel MMXIV", taken from the band's thirteenth studio album, "Kings Of Metal MMXIV", released in February 2014. It's a re-recording of MANOWAR's 1988 LP "Kings Of Metal". MANOWAR's upcoming "Gods And Kings" world tour will celebrate "Kings Of Metal MMXIV", which many fans haven't ...

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THE DARKNESS: 'I Am Santa' Video

British rockers THE DARKNESS will re-release their fourth album, "Last Of Our Kind", on November 20 as a "deluxe edition" featuring four new tracks. "Messenger", "Always Had The Blues", "Million Dollar Strong" and "I Am Santa". They join the phenomenal original ten tracks which were unleashed earlier this year to critical acclaim. "Million Dollar Strong" ...

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FIRESPAWN Feat. ENTOMBED, UNLEASHED, NECROPHOBIC Members: 'The Emperor' Video

"The Emperor", the new video from FIRESPAWN (formerly FIREBORN) — the new Swedish death metal project featuring Lars Göran Petrov (vocals; ENTOMBED) and Victor Brandt (guitar; ENTOMBED), Alex Friberg (bass; NECROPHOBIC), Fredrik Folkare (guitar; UNLEASHED, NECROPHOBIC) and Matte Modin (drums; DARK FUNERAL, DEFLESHED) — can be seen below. The song is taken from FIRESPAWN's debut ...

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SCORPION CHILD: Lyric Video For New Song 'She Sings, I Kill'

Austin heavy psych-rockers SCORPION CHILD have released a brand new single, "She Sings, I Kill". This new track gives us a furtive glimpse into the Texans' highly anticipated upcoming sophomore album. Aryn Jonathan Black returns with his rich, electrifying vocals interweaved with the groove-laden riffs of guitarist Christopher Jay Cowart and the sauntering bass work ...

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THE DARKNESS To Release Deluxe Edition Of 'Last Of Our Kind' Featuring Four New Songs

British rockers THE DARKNESS will re-release their fourth album, "Last Of Our Kind", on November 20 as a "deluxe edition" featuring four new tracks. "Messenger", "Always Had The Blues", "Million Dollar Strong" and "I Am Santa". They join the phenomenal original ten tracks which were unleashed earlier this year to critical acclaim. "Million Dollar Strong" ...

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FIRESPAWN Feat. ENTOMBED, UNLEASHED, NECROPHOBIC Members: Video Footage Of First-Ever Gig

FIRESPAWN (formerly FIREBORN) — the new Swedish death metal project featuring Lars Göran Petrov (vocals; ENTOMBED) and Victor Brandt (guitar; ENTOMBED), Alex Friberg (bass; NECROPHOBIC), Fredrik Folkare (guitar; UNLEASHED, NECROPHOBIC) and Matte Modin (drums; DARK FUNERAL, DEFLESHED) — made its live debut on September 26 at the Mörkaste Småland festival at Metropol in Hultsfred, Sweden. ...

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SLAYER: Behind-The-Scenes Footage From 'Repentless' Video Shoot From RED DIGITAL CINEMA

SLAYER unleashed its new album, "Repentless", on September 11 via Nuclear Blast. To celebrate its release, the band created a gore-soaked music video for the CD's title track — and RED Digital Cinema was there to capture the entire shooting experience. Watch RED's behind-the-scenes clip of "Repentless" below. RED commented on the music video: "Featuring ...

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FIRESPAWN Feat. ENTOMBED, UNLEASHED, NECROPHOBIC Members: Debut Album 'Shadow Realms' Due In November

FIRESPAWN (formerly FIREBORN) — the new Swedish death metal project featuring Lars Göran Petrov (vocals; ENTOMBED) and Victor Brandt (guitar; ENTOMBED), Alex Friberg (bass; NECROPHOBIC), Fredrik Folkare (guitar; UNLEASHED, NECROPHOBIC) and Matte Modin (drums; DARK FUNERAL, DEFLESHED) — will release its debut album, "Shadow Realms", on November 13 via Century Media. The cover artwork was ...

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Video Premiere: CRYPTOPSY's 'Detritus (The One They Kept)'

Montreal extreme metallers CRYPTOPSY have unleashed a concept video for the song "Detritus (The One They Kept)", from their forthcoming EP, "The Book Of Suffering Tome 1", set to be released on October 30. The clip was produced by Chris Kells from Front to Back Video Production and can be seen below. "The Book Of ...

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BLACK TIDE: Teaser For 'Chasing Shadows' Album

Florida-based metallers BLACK TIDE will release their third full-length album, titled "Chasing Shadows", on October 16 through Pavement Entertainment. The follow-up to 2011's "Post Mortem" has the classic BLACK TIDE vibe that critics and fans alike have hailed as "old-school metal with a new-school sound." A teaser for "Chasing Shadows" can be found below. "Chasing ...

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FIRESPAWN Feat. ENTOMBED, UNLEASHED, NECROPHOBIC Members: 'Lucifer Has Spoken' Video

FIRESPAWN (formerly FIREBORN) — the new Swedish death metal project featuring Lars Göran Petrov (vocals; ENTOMBED) and Victor Brandt (guitar; ENTOMBED), Alex Friberg (bass; NECROPHOBIC), Fredrik Folkare (guitar; UNLEASHED, NECROPHOBIC) and Matte Modin (drums; DARK FUNERAL, DEFLESHED) — will release its debut album in November via Century Media. A seven-inch EP, "Lucifer Has Spoken', will ...

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SHINEDOWN's BRENT SMITH Reveals Vocal Issues Delayed New Album

According to The Pulse Of Radio, SHINEDOWN frontman Brent Smith has revealed that he developed vocal problems which contributed to a delay in recording the band's fifth studio album. Smith explained that his throat was ailing after 21 months of touring for 2012's "Amaryllis", telling "Loudwire Nights" host Full Metal Jackie: "When we got off ...

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FIRESPAWN Feat. ENTOMBED, UNLEASHED, NECROPHOBIC Members: 'Lucifer Has Spoken' Single Teaser

FIRESPAWN (formerly FIREBORN) — the new Swedish death metal project featuring Lars Göran Petrov (vocals; ENTOMBED) and Victor Brandt (guitar; ENTOMBED), Alex Friberg (bass; NECROPHOBIC), Fredrik Folkare (guitar; UNLEASHED, NECROPHOBIC) and Matte Modin (drums; DARK FUNERAL, DEFLESHED) — will release its debut album in November via Century Media. A seven-inch EP, "Lucifer Has Spoken', will ...

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DEF LEPPARD's PHIL COLLEN: SPOTIFY Is As Bad As NAPSTER Was For Songwriters And Artists

DEF LEPPARD guitarist Phil Collen says that music streaming service Spotify is an exploitative enterprise which is just as bad as Napster, the pioneering file-sharing service which unleashed piracy on the record business and began the cataclysm that caused worldwide revenues to decline from a peak of twenty-seven billion dollars in 1999 to fifteen billion ...

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FIRESPAWN Feat. ENTOMBED, UNLEASHED, NECROPHOBIC Members: Debut Album Due In November

FIRESPAWN (formerly FIREBORN) — the new Swedish death metal project featuring Lars Göran Petrov (vocals; ENTOMBED) and Victor Brandt (guitar; ENTOMBED), Alex Friberg (bass; NECROPHOBIC), Fredrik Folkare (guitar; UNLEASHED, NECROPHOBIC) and Matte Modin (drums; DARK FUNERAL, DEFLESHED) — has signed a deal with Century Media. Hailing from Stockholm, FIRESPAWN is the unholy union of five ...

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