Tag Archives: metal
Check out a brand new ZAO track titled “Xenophobe” now streaming over at Decibel Magazine here. Pre-orders went live for the new 2 song 7″ but they already sold out. BUT, you can get both new songs on ZAO’s bandcamp page here when they officially release July 10th.
Formed in 2008, New Hampshire based metal outfit, Ana Sapphira, brings us their debut LP, Edge Walker. Having opened for many national touring acts including War of Ages, Wolves at the Gate, August Burns Red and Impending Doom, the group will mark it’s sixth year of playing together in 2015. Check out the full review here. …continue reading →
In our recent update, we shared the news that Indie Vision Music will be closing it’s doors as a online magazine / blog on July 4th. On a happier note we also mentioned a new site some of us were launching to fill that gap. Today we are happy to announce Breakout Press!
The new site will be launched in phases, with the first being …continue reading →…
Flyleaf & Thousand Foot Krutch will join Zakk Wylde (Black Label Society, Ozzy Osbourne), Yngwie Malmsteen, Alex Skolnick (Testament, Trans-Siberian Orchestra) & many more on the upcoming Axes & Anchors Cruise. The cruise is described as having “40+ full-blown rock shows with some of the biggest legends and icons in music, the best food in the cruising industry – 24/7, more than a dozen workshops for all levels and interests – from sight-reading to …continue reading →…
Do you like massive compilations? Well look no further than the brand new “United We Skate Benefit” compilations available on the TPR bandcamp here. You can check out all 5 of these different compilation sets, below. Available for just $10ea (or $35 for all 5) with all proceeds to benefit skateboarding ministries at the Roots of Hope ministry in Jaco, Costa Rica, and the chapter of Christian Skaters International in Paarl, South Africa. Featuring 113 songs from a variety of bands spanning everything from punk and hardcore to the extremes of metal (and everything in between). Check these out below and make sure you pick one (or all) up. This is a joint release between Thumper Punk Records and SkyBurnsBlack Records. …continue reading →
Sydney, Australia melodic metalcore band, For All Eternity have signed with the So. Cal. heavy music label Facedown Records. Look for their label debut “Metanoia” due out July 10th. Pre-orders and further info can be found below. …continue reading →
Mantric have signed to Norwegian label Loyal Blood Records & will release the new 3 song Die Old EP on June 19th. If you order one of the new t-shirts you get a immediate digital download. The band also plan on releasing a new full length & have also launched a new website. Read the official statement below.
“We know you’ve been waiting five long years…and so have we. But here – finally – new …continue reading →…
P.O.D., Beartooth, & ’68 will join the likes of Slipknot, Shinedown, Marilyn Manson, Deftones, Faith No More, Jane’s Addiction, & many others at the 4th annual Monster Energy Aftershock Festival on Oct. 24-25th in Sacramento, CA. Ticket pre-sales begins tomorrow at 10AM PST through 11:59PM PST on Sunday night. See the poster below for the full lineup. …continue reading →
Harmony have released a special EP through Ulterium Records that includes 4 re-recorded tracks from their “Dreaming Awake” album along with 2 new tracks. Daniel Heiman (Ex-Lost Horizon) sings on all the tracks. Listen/purchase, below. …continue reading →
Timōrātus, an ambitious one-man metal project by David Napier, has released the final EP in a 4 album concept series. Listen & download the brand new Death EP below via Bandcamp. The albums follow the story line “of a man named Kafla Serlaro as he loses his faith and times of living through the Black Plague.”
In other news, David announced that he has rewritten & re-recorded the songs from the Black EP along with 3 additional instrumentals. They will all be included on The Great Mortality, which is the album version of all 4 concept EPs. It will also be a free download & should be available late June. …continue reading →
Ulterium Records is now offering pre-orders of a limited double gatefold vinyl edition of Stryper’s live album Stryper – Live at the Whisky. There will only be 300 copies worldwide. The European release date is August 7th & if you pre-order they will ship it the week prior. Check out the new artwork (Jan Yrlund of Darkgrove Design) & track listing below. In other news, the band has announced the details of the 3rd Annual Stryper Fan Weekend, which will take place September 10-13 in Anaheim, CA. …continue reading →
Power metal band Worldview have released a music video for “Illusions of Love” which you can check out below. The track appears on their new album, The Chosen Few, which releases on May 26th. Pre-order here. …continue reading →
Within Silence have posted a music video for the single “Silent Desire”. Watch below. The song appears on the band’s upcoming album, Gallery of Life, which releases on May 12th via Ulterium Records. Preview 4 tracks via Bandcamp below. The band was also interviewed recently at Antidote Radio where they talk about the new album, music, & faith. [h/t: Smacky] …continue reading →
Rock band Pillar has been working on their reunion album for several years now but it looks like we are reaching the final stretch. Producer/mixer Travis Wyrick posted a new video on facebook “leaking” previews of 3 of the band’s heavier tracks. The current working titles of the songs include “Deadly Contact”, “Obliterate”, and “Lock and Squeal”. The record has now been “turned in” but the release date is still unannounced. …continue reading →
Indeed, it’s always sad to see a talented band call it quits, but at least they’re going out with a bang. Check out my review of Exiting the Fall’s latest and last release, ‘Bloodline.’ …continue reading →
Trenches posted a short update on the status of their long-delayed album Reckoner. They scrapped some songs & replaced them with new ones which they were recording in March. They also mentioned that this album will not be their last record. Read the statement below. …continue reading →
Impellitteri (feat. Rob Rock on vocals) released a new music video for “Empire Of Lies” from their new album Venom. Watch below. The album releases tomorrow via Frontiers Records. You can still pre-order on iTunes to get 2 tracks (“Face The Enemy” & “Empire Of Lies”) instantly. …continue reading →
Animal Giant, the metal studio project from John LaRussa (Narcissus, Inhale Exhale) posted a new track called “Widows Son”. Check it out below along with 2013’s The Glory EP via Bandcamp (Name Your Price) . …continue reading →
Tooth & Nail’s documentary film “No New Kinda Story: The Real History of Tooth & Nail Records” is now available to purchase or rent via digital outlets including”: iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, & Xbox.
The Devil Wears Prada will appear on the Main Stage of the 2015 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival this summer with Slayer, King Diamond, & Hellyeah among many others. Check out the dates below. The band is currently on the Zombie 5 Tour through May 4th. …continue reading →
Check out Flawed By Design’s brand new lyric video for “The Great Return” below where you can download the single via Noisetrade as well. The song appears on their Rottweiler Records debut, titled A New Creation, which you can pick up from Rottweiler or on digital outlets including iTunes. …continue reading →
Impellitteri, which features Rob Rock on vocals, have released a music video the title track from their upcoming album Venom. Watch below & be sure to check out the album when it releases on April 21st via Frontiers Records. You can get more info on the album here & pre-order on iTunes to get 2 tracks (“Face The Enemy” & “Empire Of Lies”) instantly. …continue reading →
Solid State Records have announced that they will be releasing the official video game soundtrack for Killing Floor 2. Check out the album cover & track listing, which features Impending Doom, Living Sacrifice, Demon Hunter, & more below. The album is out on April 21st. …continue reading →
Ulterium Records have announced that they will release the new Impellitteri album, Venom, on limited edition vinyl on May 29th. Pre-orders are available. Check out more about the album here before it releases on April 21st via Frontiers Records.
Impellitteri, which features Rob Rock on vocals, will release a brand new album titled Venom on April 21st via Frontiers Records. Check out the album cover, track listing,& album trailer with song clips below. …continue reading →
Peter Espevoll, vocalist in Extol, is the latest guest on the Bad Christian Podcast. Listen here (interview at 29:00). They discuss the band’s new documentary Of Light & Shade along with “music, mental illness, spending time in a Norwegian mental care facility with his family and why EXTOL took an unexplained hiatus.” Pre-order the documentary here. It is scheduled to start shipping on April 6th.
Following a middling album in “Release the Panic,” veteran rockers RED seek to redeem themselves with “Of Beauty and Rage.” Does this new album prove to be a return to form? Find out here. …continue reading →
Metalcore outfit The Order Of Elijah announced that they signed with Luxor Records, who will release the band’s new album War At Heart later this year. Check out the band’s latest, somewhat controversial, single “God’s Unwanted Children” below.
Melodic metal act Narnia are hard at work prepping material for their new album to release this year! The band also just confirmed that they will be performing at Elements of Rock in Switzerland next month.
Swedish melodic metal act Empire 21, a project featuring CJ Grimmark (Narnia, Saviour Machine, and Rob Rock), have released their self-titled new album. Pick it up on iTunes. Check out the lyric video for “I Can’t” below. …continue reading →
If you like your music raw, fast and heavy, then look no further. Read on for the review of Judgement X Days’s new debut EP, ‘The Altar’. …continue reading →
Roxx Records have announced that in celebration of their 25th anniversaries this year, they will re-release Mortification’s Break the Curse & Recon’s Behind Enemy Lines on limited edition vinyl. No word on when they will be available.
Zao announced they are working on an upcoming limited edition 7 inch along with their new album. The band stated, “approving drum takes for two songs so that final recording can begin next week for a special limited edition 7 inch. One song will be on the upcoming album. one will not. more details later.”
Symphonic metal act LEAH will release her new album, titled Kings & Queens, on February 3rd (US & Worldwide, January 30th for EU). Check out the lyric video for the single “This Present Darkness” below, along with an album teaser. The album “emerges as the heaviest of all her releases. Dabbling in worldly Celtic, middle eastern, and New-Age flavors, while lyrically laced with epic imagery of dystopias, fallen empires, spiritual warfare, love and destiny, this album proves to be very promising and is expected to be received by fans and critics as one of the top symphonic metal albums of the year.” Pre-order on Bandcamp, iTunes, or Amazon. RIYL: Nightwish, Within Temptation, Evanescence …continue reading →