So, Maryland Deathfest just announced the first batch of bands for 2015 and it is already looking good. You don't believe it? Well, check out the line-up announced so far below. It includes the likes of Arcturus, Aura Noir, Lock Up, Metal Church, Neurosis, Portal, and many others.
A collection of metal musicians have joined forces for Project Rogue, a crowdfunded-based project to create a unique, new studio and video project. Project Rogue set up a target of $70,000 to raise in order to create Titans, an album featuring Lamb Of God's Chris Adler, System Of A Down's Shavo Odadjian, ex-Fear Factory drummer Raymond Herrera, Napalm Death's Mitch Harris, Cynic's Paul Masdival, Rob Barrett of Cannibal Corpse, among many others.
The Swedes Deathstars present us a new song today. After sharing the video for "All The Devil's Toys", today you get to listen to another song from the upcoming The Perfect Cult album. It is a lyric video for the opening track "Explode" and you can now watch that and hear the track here.
Death Angel's vocalist Mark Osegueda had the task to share today that the Bay Area thrashers have cancelled their summer festival appearances in Europe except for Hellfest in France, where they will be performing in June. Death Angel decided to cancel the tour dates to take care of the business side of the band and come back stronger.
US metalcore outfit Miss May I has released a statement after a fan died at their show at the Studio at Webster Hall in New York. Early reports suggested that the 21-year-old Alberto Scott died after the crowd failed to catch him when he dove and suffered a serious blow to the head. However, Webster Hall told Brooklyn Vegan that despite what people are saying, "the patron in question did not die while stage diving. The patron collapsed while exiting the venue, as video footage and the police corroborate."
Thrashers Death Angel have released a brand new video for you to enjoy! Taken off their latest opus The Dream Calls For Blood, the video clip is for the album's title track. The band has been touring in support of the record and you can catch them on some European festivals this summer such as Hellfest, Summer Breeze Open Air and Total Metal Open Air, among others. For now, you can watch the band in action on their new video.
Deathstars aren't wasting any more time and just unveiled the first song off their new album The Perfect Cult. If you want to hear a new song from them, finally after waiting so long, check out their new video below for "All The Devil's Toys." The new album contains ten new tracks and drops on June 13th via Nuclear Blast Records. How is the new song sounding to you?
Grindcore legends Napalm Death are working on a new album to follow Utilitarian, released two years ago. The Birmingham band is currently recording new material and have updated on what's been going on behind the scenes. According to the band, you can expect a "more diverse and crazy sounding album." Do you have high hopes for the new release?
Since the band hasn't released a new album in years, you are probably curious about the new material Swedish gothic industrial outfit Deathstars has to share. The group just posted a new video about the making process of their new album called The Perfect Cult. Some snippets of new songs can be heard as well. If you want to know more, just watch the video below.
Legendary Italian black thrashers Necrodeath have released a video trailer for their new album, which will be called The 7 Deadly Sins, and is due out on May 13th via Scarlet Records. The 7 Deadly Sins follows the single-track album Idiosyncrasy, "delivering 7 fast and brutal songs centering around the 7 sins. For the first time ever, the band used their Italian mother tongue to write most of the lyrics, as well as English and Latin, giving a different edge to the music itself."
Grindcore legends Napalm Death have announced two special projects that have been in the works recently. First of all, the British band is launching a special cover song of the track "To Go Off And Things" by the Cardiacs via their Bandcamp page as charity download. Furthermore, Napalm Death are also releasing a limited and exclusive vinyl 12" EP entitled Our Pain Is Their Power to commemorate their very special Roadburn Festival appearance on April 10th.
After announcing that they would perform on home turf at UK's Download Festival, SikTh have announced their second show of the year. The British metallers will headline the Euroblast festival in Cologne, taking place from October 2nd-4th, 2014. This will be SikTh's first ever show in Germany.