MEMORIAM: Rise To Power Full-Length From UK Death Metal Titans Out Today On Reaper Entertainment; New Video Now Playing

Today marks the official release of Rise To Power, the latest studio offering from UK death metal titans, MEMORIAM! Founded by former Bolt Thrower singer Karl Willetts and Benediction bassist Frank Healy — living legends of old-school death metal — Read More …

VITTRA: Swedish Melodic Death/Thrash Outfit Unleashes “Sommarfödd” Video; Blasphemy Blues Full-Length To See US Release February 24th

Swedish melodic death/thrash practitioners VITTRA are pleased to unveil a new video for “Sommarfödd.” The track comes by way of the band’s critically lauded debut full-length, Blasphemy Blues, released in Europe late last year. VITTRA’s Blasphemy Blues boasts a gripping Read More …

ALCATRAZZ Announces New Album, Take No Prisoners; First Video/Single, “Don’t Get Mad…Get Even,” Featuring Girlschool, Out Now + Preorders Available

Los Angeles-born heavy metal icons ALCATRAZZ today unleash their ferocious new single, “Don’t Get Mad…Get Even (Feat. Girlschool),” taken from their upcoming studio album, Take No Prisoners, set for release via Silver Lining Music on May 19th. The track sees Read More …

KOMMAND: Los Angeles Primitive Death Metal Faction To Release Second Album, Death Age, Through 20 Buck Spin In March; “Chimera Soldiers” Streaming + Preorders Posted

photos by Kris Kirk This March, 20 Buck Spin will deploy the savage second LP from brutal Los Angeles quintet KOMMAND, Death Age, today issuing the cover art, track listing, preorders, and the volatile lead single, “Chimera Soldiers.” The follow-up Read More …

ANTHEM To Release Crimson & Jet Black Full-Length On April 21st Via Reaper Entertainment; First Video/Single Available

Leading Japanese heavy metal act, ANTHEM, will release their brand-new studio album, Crimson & Jet Black, via Reaper Entertainment on April 21st, today unveiling the record’s artwork, track listing, and first single. It’s been four years since the release of Read More …

EYES: Second LP By Danish Hardcore Quintet, Congratulations, Out Today Through Indisciplinarian And Nefarious Industries And Streaming In Its Entirety

photos by Peter Troest Copenhagen, Denmark avant hardcore quintet EYES today releases their second LP, Congratulations, through Indisciplinarian and Nefarious Industries. EYES’ new album is titled Congratulations, even though there isn’t currently much to cheer about. Distrust among people and Read More …

WALKING BOMBS: Alternative/Anti-Punk Act To Release Collaborator-Stacked Spiritual Dreams Above Empty Promises Album In April; “Adulation” Single Streaming + Preorders Posted

WALKING BOMBS, the alternative rock/anti-punk act created by Morgan Y. Evans, presents Spiritual Dreams Above Empty Promises – the first of several new records to be released in 2023 – today issuing its art, track listing, list of collaborators, and Read More …

200 STAB WOUNDS To Play Decibel Magazine Tour 2023 With Dark Funeral, Cattle Decapitation, And Blackbraid; Tickets On Sale Friday!

Cleveland death metal outfit and recent Metal Blade Records signees 200 STAB WOUNDS will support Dark Funeral on this year’s edition of the Decibel Magazine Tour! The trek begins on May 11th in Santa Ana, California and runs through June Read More …

ALLEGAEON Announces Extraterrestrial Takeover Tour Featuring Special Guests The Zenith Passage On Select Dates

ALLEGAEON is pleased to announce the Extraterrestrial Takeover Tour featuring special guests The Zenith Passage on select dates. The journey kicks off on May 13th in Denver, Colorado and runs through May 25th in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. This brief Read More …

SPIRIT POSSESSION: Portland, Oregon Black Metal Duo Confirms March Release Second LP, Of The Sign…, Through Profound Lore Records; “Second Possession” Streaming + Preorders Posted

photos by B.W. Almost three years spent sharpening orthodox weapons, SPIRIT POSSESSION reveals their second full-length Of The Sign…, set for a late March release through Profound Lore Records, offering six schizophrenic, spiraling, deranged hymns of black heavy metal from Read More …