16:27 - !J.O.O.E.! I recall that Bismuth now, mostly due to the nice artwork. Would be so much better with some proper guitars or additional effects to give it some depth. I think bass-only bands will only ever be a novelty, bar the odd exception.
16:23 - LuciferOfGayness Yeah its underwhelming that most of the new music isnt added. Bismuth was probably on of the best doom releases last year and still isnt here [link]
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!"
American blackened thrash metallers Skeletonwitch have announced the dates for their headlining North American tour this summer with special guests Barn Burner. The main focus of this run will be Canada but the band plans to announce a US headlining tour for the fall.
"The Infernal Resurrection", a brand new video from US black/thrash metallers Skeletonwitch has premiered exclusively at this location. The song comes off the band's 2011 album Forever Abomination, released through Prosthetic Records. More details about this release here.
US melodic death metal outfit The Black Dahlia Murder will be hitting the road this March marking the band's first headline run of 2012. Joining them will be Nile, Skeletonwitch, and Hour Of Penance. The tour kicks off on March 24th in Grand Rapids, MI, at The Intersection and wraps up on April 20th in Worcester Mass at the New England Metal & Hardcore festival. Tickets for the upcoming tour will go on sale starting this Saturday, January 21st.
Norwegian blackened thrash metallers Aura Noir will embark on a home-country tour, under the Fire Walk With Me banner, which had its first dates earlier this year, taking off in early February next year.
Support on the trek comes from Norwegian thrash metallers Nekromantheon and, as of February 8th, US blackened thrash metallers Skeletonwitch.
US black/thrash metallers Skeletonwitch have posted another track on their official website, entitled "'Reduced To The Failure Of Prayer'", off of their upcoming new album Forever Abomination, which is due out in October 7th via Prosthetic Records. Forever Abomination will be their fourth full release and was produced by Grammy-winner Matt Hyde (Slayer, Hatebreed).
Information about their upcoming album was previously reported over here.