If you were planning to attend Skeletonwitch's upcoming shows, you will see the band perform without their frontman Chance Garnette. The band is currently touring in North America with Amon Amarth and Sabaton and just released a statement explaining that the vocalist is facing "serious personal matters". The band has decided to finish the tour as a four-piece.
Skeletonwitch just debuted their new video. It is for the track "Unending Everliving" which you might be familiar with if you listened to their latest album Serpents Unleashed. The blackened thrash metal band stopped by Turnstyle Films in Cleveland to record the new music video. Hint: things get a little bit bloody. See it for yourself!
And now for some more tour news. The Swedes Amon Amarth will return to North America this fall. This time around, the band will bring fellow Swedes Sabaton along for the ride. Additionally, Skeletonwitch will once again be opening the shows, except in New York where fans will be treated to the first ever, and exclusive North American performance by extreme metal group Vallenfyre.
Skeletonwitch will be touring in Europe this summer and they are bringing Suffocation and Havok along with them for the ride. Will you get lucky? Find out below. Also, this tour includes festival appearances plus club dates and it is happening in July/August.
Ohio blackened thrash metal masters Skeletonwitch are excited to reveal that in addition to their recently announced tour dates throughout Europe alongside Overkill, they will be also heading Down Under for the first time. The band will be touring Australia & New Zealand in April together with US thrashers Toxic Holocaust. All confirmed dates are listed below.
If you like Skeletonwitch and were hoping to see them play in certain parts of Europe, your wish has been granted because the Americans will be joining legendary thrashers Overkill on a spring tour of Western Europe in 2014. Check out the dates below where you also find the final in a series of behind-the-scenes videos documenting their new album's recording. The band will be presenting their opus Serpents Unleashed.
Now that you have had time to listen to Skeletonwitch's recently released new album Serpents Unleashed, you can also enjoy a new video from the Americans for the title track. Ralph Miller was the director and producer of the video filmed in black and white available now here. You can catch the band on tour this fall with The Black Dahlia Murder and in January/February with Amon Amarth.
Skeletonwitch's previous album Forever Abomination was highly acclaimed and it certainly will not be easy to top. However, you can already judge the new opus Serpents Unleashed currently streaming in full and in advance at this location. Did the blackened thrash metal band from Ohio do it again? Let us know if the new release satisfies you.
The title track of Serpents Unleashed, the new album from Ohio metallers Skeletonwitch, has been made available online and can now be streamed in the YouTube clip below. This is the second song the blackened thrash metal band releases from their new output and you can check out "Serpents Unleashed" right now.
Skeletonwitch are on fire today. They just released a new song and video all at once. The band is streaming the new track "I Am Of Death (Hell Has Arrived)". This is also their way of celebrating their 10th anniversary in a special way. This is a slasher/classic horror-themed music video which was directed by Jon Nix at Turnstyle Films and you can watch it below.
Swedish melodic death metallers Amon Amarth will embark on a US headlining tour in January in support of their newly released album Deceiver Of The Gods. Very special guest on the dates will be Norwegians Enslaved with additional support from Americans Skeletonwitch. The band recently toured in North America on the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival this summer as well.
Currently celebrating ten years of blackened thrash metal, Skeletonwitch are proud to unveil details about the band's upcoming release Serpents Unleashed. Set for release in North America on October 29th (October 28th Europe/UK, October 25th Germany), the follow-up to 2011's Forever Abomination was recorded earlier this year at GodCity Studio with Kurt Ballou (Converge, Trap Them, High On Fire). Down under you can also check out the new cover artwork, tracklist and behind the scenes studio tracking footage.
After the release of the well-received Forever Abomination album, Skeletonwitch have been hard at work at GodCity Studios with the legendary Kurt Ballou (Converge, Kvelertak, High On Fire) in the last couple of months. Now they're starting to announce the details about the album and the first big reveal is that it will be titled Serpents Unleashed. Let the anticipation begin.
Despite spending most of 2012 on the road in support of their 2011 release Forever Abomination, American metallers Skeletonwitch are not slowing down as the group has announced plans to record their fifth album in April with none other than Kurt Ballou (Converge, Kvelertak, Black Breath) at GodCity Studios in Salem, Massachusetts. Their new album is tentatively scheduled for a late summer/early fall release under Prosthetic Records.
US blackened thrashers Skeletonwitch are preparing to set out, with the US thrash assault Havok, on a massive US tour taking place from mid-September to mid-November. The band says: "Tired of weak-ass bands calling a handful of shows a tour? We put our money where our mouth is!"