American super group Last In Line, who took their name from one of metal legends Dio's albums, The Last In Line, have released a new video. The group is releasing their debut album titled Heavy Crown next year on February 19th, 2016 via Frontiers Music Srl. ''Devil In Me'' is one of the tracks from the album and you can get to know their music a little below.
Sadly, David Van Landing, who was the singer in Michael Schenker Group in the '90s and then later in 2011/2012 and also a live vocalist in Crimson Glory, has died in a tragic car accident on November the 17th. Our condolences to the family and friends.
Norwegian black metal titans Ancient have announced that Ghiulz Borroni, esteemed shredder of extreme metal scene and lead guitarist of the cult band Bulldozer, has been recruited as their live session guitarist. The band is also about to release the new album Back To The Land Of The Dead in late December 2015/January 2016.
After successful touring runs in South America and Australia as well as festival dates in both Japan and Europe, and preparing an upcoming North American tour, Swedish melodic death metal pioneers At The Gates continue to release videos for tracks from their latest album, At War With Reality, released at the end of last year via Century Media Records. The band just launched another promotional video clip, this time for the album-closing song "The Night Eternal".
Italian maetros Luca Turilli's Rhapsody are now confirmed to play at 2016's Masters Of Rock, which will be held in July 2016 in the city of Zlin, Czech Republic. The symphonic metallers are expected to play material from their latest 2015 album, Prometheus, Symphonia Ignis Divinus.
Italian symphonic metal kings Rhapsody Of Fire have just spilled the beans on their new album. The group has unveiled their forthcoming album cover artwork and tracklisting. Into The Legend, as the record is called, will be released on January 15th, which is not that far away, via their label AFM Records. The band now features bassist Alessandro Sala in the line-up.
Anthrax have announced the title and release date of their much anticipated upcoming new album. Now we know that the record will be called For All Kings and drops come February 26th, 2016 via Nuclear Blast Records. The thrashers have also revealed the cover that will grace the album created by Alex Ross. Feast your eyes on the piece below, where the band members are kings.
Tool have teased some new material this year but nothing has really been confirmed. While we don't know if the band is releasing new material anytime soon, they have just announced a string of U.S. shows for next year. The American progressive/alternative metal outfit will tour in January with Primus accompanying them. See the dates below and you can buy the tickets starting this November 20th.
Canadian heavy metal legends Anvil will release their new album, Anvil Is Anvil, on February 26th, 2016 worldwide (excluding Japan) via SPV/Steamhammer. The album now announced will be available on digipak CD, LP, and as a digital download. The trio will then continue to release records regularly after Juggernaut Of Justice and the latest Hope In Hell.
More death metal from Sweden coming your way! Degial are releasing a new album called Savage Mutiny. The new album is coming out on December 25th, that's Christmas, through Sepulchral Voice Records. The band hasn't released a new album since 2012's Death's Striking Wings and this will be the first with bassist Jonatan Johansson.
As previously reported here, Canadian death metallers Chthe'ilist are preparing the release of their debut album Le Dernier Crépuscule that will be out on January 29th, 2016 via Profound Lore Records (CD/digital). Now the band has recently revealed the album artwork (painted by Paolo Girardi) and also unleashed the first song taken from it. The new tune is called "Voidspawn". Prepare your ears and stream it at this location or below.
The bands and tour dates have been revealed for the fifth annual Decibel Tour and it's looking tasty! Abbath, High On Fire, Skeletonwitch and Tribulation spearhead this new tour taking place this upcoming March in North America. How do you like this line-up?
"The End Is Near" is the new video from German power metallers Primal Fear and also the first song revealed from their new studio album, Rulebreaker, which will be released on January 29th, 2016 via Frontiers Music Srl. You can satisfy your curiosity about the new material below. Moreover, the band has announced a co-headlining North American tour with none other than Luca Turilli's Rhapsody for 2016. Check out the dates and catch the tour next year.
The mighty symphonic metallers Therion are touring again in Europe in January 2016! On this run, the Swedish band will be playing a very special, best of set list. Support will come from occult rockers Luciferian Light Orchestra, Mongolian nomadic metallers Ego Fall and Russian symphonic metal force Imperial Age. These rare shows will focus on songs from the albums Secret Of The Runes, Vovin and Theli, and are not to be missed!
Weeping Birth has uploaded online its new album, The Crushed Harmony, in its entirely on YouTube. The album was released yesterday (November 16th) via Apathia Records. This brutal black/death metal project is the brainchild of Vladimir Cochet (Mirrorthrone). Listen to The Crushed Harmony right now below and tell us if you enjoy the music.