Author: Mason Beard
August 18, 2017
You’d be surprised how many bands go unnoticed.
Fleshkiller, the new progressive metal band from Ole Borud of Extol, has released their debut music video. The song is called “Warfare” and it is brutal. The band will be releasing their album, Awaken on September 15, 2017 through Facedown Records. Check out “Warfare” below!
August 15, 2017
Read this review of Gideon’s album “Cold”
August 12, 2017
There’s a new Christian metal supergroup on the rise. They go by Disciples of God, or simply D.O.G.. Roxx Productions are helping the band with making their debut at SoCal Metal Fest 2. The band has a powerhouse lineup, bringing members from some of the oldest thrash and power metal bands. The lineup includes Terry Russel of Holy Soldier and Neon Cross on Vocals and Drums, Larry Farkas of Vengeance Rising and Die Happy on Guitars, Don Webster of Neon Cross on Guitars, and lastly, Terry’s son, Colton Russel on Bass. The band are said to sound similar to Metallica and Motorhead. Enjoy their debut song, “No One Rides For Free” off of their debut upcoming album, Unleashed.
August 11, 2017
August 9, 2017
Vengeance Rising, one of the oldest Christian thrash metal bands, have announced a reissue of their debut album Human Sacrifice. They have also announced a special reunion show at the SoCal Metal Fest 2, with the original lineup of Guitarists Larry Farkas and Doug Thieme, Bassist Roger Martin and Drummer Glen Mancaruso. Continued →
August 8, 2017
August 5, 2017
The progressive melodic death metal djent band, (longest genre explanation ever), Bloodline Severed has teased some new things. The band is working on new material. Unfortunately, after the release of their previous album, Process of Progression in April, the band apparently went through some lineup changes. Continued →
August 4, 2017
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July 30, 2017
July 27, 2017
Metalcore act August Burns Red have released their debut single off of their new upcoming album, Phantom Anthem, titled “Invisible Enemy”. The band has released a music video for it, made with puppets of all things. The album is slated to be released through Fearless Records on October 6, 2017. The track listing is:
- King of Sorrow
- Hero of the Half Truth
- The Frost
- Invisible Enemy
- Carbon Copy
July 26, 2017
July 20, 2017
Check out this rad interview with Logan Lambert of Sinai Beach
July 18, 2017
Times of Grace, the metalcore side project of Killswitch Engage, have begun working on their sophomore album. Jesse Leach, the vocalist of the project, has begun demoing vocals out for their next endeavor. Many people thought of Killswitch Engage as a Christian act, which it is not, but if fans of that band are looking for a more faith centered project, Times of Grace is your band. Continued →
Love & Death, the nu-metal band, have finally started working on new music. And just as I discovered that J.R. Bareis has left Islander, alongside the other two non-original members of Islander, they have begun guitar tracking with ex-Red, current Breaking Benjamin guitarist Jasen Rauch. Continued →
July 14, 2017
July 10, 2017
To Speak of Wolves have been releasing new tracks off of their upcoming new album, titled Dead in the Shadow. On July 8th, they put out a teaser for a new lyric video for the single “Haunt Me”. That track is out now! Check it out below! Dead in the Shadow is due out on July 21st via Solid State Records.
June 23, 2017
Ritual Servant, a thrash metal band, has released their third lyric video for their EP, 777. The band recently released the EP independently through Bandcamp. One person described the album as this;
Slayer found Jesus! – Paul Rote
After you check out the video, go check out the EP. Enjoy!
June 21, 2017
The Devil Wears Prada has released a new music video for their song “Worldwide”. The track is from their latest album, Transit Blues. The band is scheduled to play a show with Issues, Volumes, Veil of Maya and Thousand Below in Worcester, Massachusetts. Check out the track below!
June 20, 2017
The black metal band, Slechtvalk has announced that their drummer, Grimbold, or his real name Jan-Paul Lucas, is to depart the band. The band stated that his departure did not come as a surprise, due to lack of motivation. There seems to be no ill will towards him and the band even thanked Grimbold for the last 15 years of his contributions for the band. Continued →
June 16, 2017
After a year of releasing an amazing album, Fit For A King finally released a music video for their title track of the album Deathgrip. The track is one of the first I heard, and after hearing it, I fell in love with the album. Check the track out below.
June 6, 2017
The post hardcore band Vagabonds has signed to Blood & Ink Records. The project formed August of 2013, and have released a split EP, and a single independently. The project is run by Luke Dean, who does everything within the band. Vagabonds is preparing to release their debut album, I Don’t Know What To Do Now, on June 30th. Pre-orders are available now. Listen to “Paralysis” below.
California Thrash band Hand of Fire has a new music video for y’all to see! The song is called “The Prophecy” and it is brutal. It brings the sound of old school thrash, much like Slayer or Metallica, with the vocals of Death Angel. The track is going to be apart of their upcoming debut album, titled Let the Killings Begin, coming out through Rottweiler Records.
May 31, 2017
May 30, 2017
Read this review of Spirit and the Bride’s new album , “Dry Bones”
May 21, 2017
The power metal band Signum Regis has released a new music video from their album, Decennium Primum, titled “The Future King”. The band released their new album in March 2017. Keep checking out Signum Regis, and watch the video below.
May 18, 2017
The new subsidiary label for Rottweiler Records, Nosral Recordings has announced the signing of their first band! Nosral started only days ago, and have already signed their first band, Ascending King. Ascending King is an unblack metal band that was affiliated with SkyBurnsBlack Recordings. Continued →