16:28 - Andreas I call fellow christians who are against metal "non-believer"
16:06 - Nikpe and what about Dark Tranquillity tour in november in USA? Did no one is waiting for concerts?
16:00 - Overrwatcher Seems like it depends on the European country. The more conservative (like Russia) the more it's frowned upon. Metal is unpopular in America outside of nu/alt/NWOAHM/Metallica but that's often a good stepping stone.
15:56 - VIG i know i live in america too, it sucks being a metalhead here too
15:55 - LuciferOfGayness Psykometal, to most of us cunt is a positive word. Everybody wants to be a cunt! So, I suggest you change cunt to idiot in the SD read first.
15:54 - Nikpe Overrwatcher,In America prohibit concerts due to the fact that religious fanatics against? I think no. Girls in the metal-all who are there against girls in metal.
15:52 - Overrwatcher Hell, I even play Sabaton and Nevermore and it's still all "screaming music". That's a new level of dedication to being closed minded.
Japanese power metallers Galneryus have announced a change of personnel. Following the end of their recent nationwide tour, longstanding drummer Junichi Satoh has stepped down, citing differences of opinion over the band's future musical direction. Galneryus have wasted no time in finding a replacement, unveiling Fumiya Morishita as their new drummer.
Ade promise to deliver hard-hitting death metal on their new record, Carthago Delenda Est. The Roman metallers have revealed the first advance track for their upcoming 3rd album which will be out this July 15th through Xtreem Music on CD format. Revel in the brutality of "Across The Wolf's Blood" below.
Swedish hard rockers Spiders have shared some bad news about their stolen gear. It appears that there was a break-in in their rehearsal room in Gothenburg and they took two guitars, bass guitars, pedals, among other things.
Australian metal band Be'lakor will release their anticipated fourth album, Vessels, and also their first since 2012's Of Breath And Bone. The anticipation is now over and you can listen to the entire piece of music online. Stream it exclusively here and don't forget to tell us your thoughts about it.
Myrkur has just announced their new EP Mausoleum, which will feature acoustic reinventions of tracks from M and two new songs recorded live with the Norwegian Girls' Choir and Håvard (ex-Ulver) on guitar in the Emanuel Vigeland Mausoleum in Oslo, Norway. The EP is due out this August 19th via Relapse Records. Hear the first song now and get full details below.
As the key events of their 30 year milestone unfold, it comes with real pleasure to officially announce the name and release date of Neurosis' eleventh full length. Fires Within Fires will be released on September 23rd via Neurot Recordings. More specific album details are imminent, but in the meantime fans can catch the band at one of twelve dates across Europe in August. They will be joined on select dates by Latvia's fascinating experimental trio, Tesa.
Two new updates from Obscura! First, in touring news, the German prog/tech death metallers just announced a headlining European tour for October/November with a stellar line-up. Obscura will embark on this trek with Beyond Creation, Revocation and Rivers Of Nihil. But there is more. As of now, you can also sit back, relax and watch their new video for the tune "Ten Sepiroth", taken from the band's recent full-length, Akroasis.
As they promised, Riverside are releasing a 5.1 mix version of their current album Love, Fear And The Time Machine (2015). This special edition of the band's latest acclaimed 6th studio album will be released via the band's longtime label partner InsideOutMusic worldwide on July 22nd, 2016 as CD+DVD digipak with slightly modified artwork. Check out the front cover by Travis Smith with the tracklist as well.
Concussion Protocol is the name of Vicious Rumors' new offering. The record will be released worldwide through SPV/Steamhammer on August 26th (Europe, USA, Latin America). The U.S. metallers have now released the first lyric video off of the album for the track "Chasing The Priest". What do you think about it?
Ghost Bath have premiered a new video online. The depressive black metal merchants shared a dismal music video for the track "Happyhouse", which comes from the band's latest record, Moonlover. The album is now available both physically and digitally with an exclusive bonus track worldwide via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. Enjoy the music video!
Entombed A.D. are pleased to announce that they will embark on their Dead Dawn European Tour this autumn with specials guests Voivod and support from US sludge metal band Lord Dying. Complete list of tour dates is available below the official tour flyer.
Austria-based metallers Harakiri For The Sky are preparing the release of their third opus, two years after their last release has seen the light of day. While there is still a month to wait, you can already enjoy a new lyric video for the track "Funeral Dreams", taken from III: Trauma. The album will become available on the 22nd of July, 2016 through Art Of Propaganda. In the meantime, enjoy the new song!
Clutch continues their Psychic Warfare World Tour 2016. Headlining tour dates for this coming September/October are in. The group will be heading back on the road this fall headlining another leg of their US tour. Supporting the tour will be Zakk Sabbath and Los Angeles based metal band Kyng. Including 2 festival appearances - The Rock Carnival and Louder Than Life festival - the trek will begin in Buffalo, NY at the The Town Ballroom on September 28th and conclude in Worcester, MA at The Palladium on October 30th.
Giraffe Tongue Orchestra have finally premiered material! The supergroup features Mastodon guitarist/vocalist Brent Hinds, The Dillinger Escape Plan guitarist Ben Weinman and singer/guitarist William DuVall (Alice In Chains). Now, it seems like things are finally taking off. You can satisfy your curiosity about the music by listening to their first revealed song "Crucifixion" at this location (beginning around the 4:42 mark).
Another single has been released from Chelsea Grin's upcoming fourth album, Self Inflicted. The American deathcore giants have unveiled the video for "Broken Bonds", their new single. Check it out below!