12:30 - Netzach Well with Primer they had to explain to each other, while in Interstellar you'd expect the scientists to already know the stuff they were explaining... but no big deal, both are great films in their own way
11:47 - J. N. Joe: Holy shit, this is the first proper Anaal Nathrakh lookalike I've ever heard.
10:29 - Joe Zombie I liked that one as well and I did notice the many similarities in Interstellar.
10:24 - Nimlot What did you think of 2001: A Space Odyssey?
10:21 - Joe Zombie I think a movie doused with too much science is harder to sell to the average moviegoer. Like Primer for example. Some explanation was necessary. I didn't find it annoying.
Napalm Death have issued a previously unreleased track to raise money for people affected by April's earthquake in Nepal. The Birmingham grinders are showing their solidarity and you can too. If you can, head over here for the donation and you get the exclusive track "Earthwire" as well. The money will go to the charity dZi, which focuses on improving quality of life and reducing poverty in some of the most remote communities in Nepal. A small gesture can go a long way.
Christian Mistress are about to bring more quality metal with their new album. Apart from revealing all the details about To Your Death, the band has also released an audio appetizer. You can listen to "Open Road" here as of now, which is the first single to surface from the record. Get your heavy metal fix right here.
As you probably know, Leprous recently released their new opus, The Congregation. The progressive band continues to promote their newest studio album with the release of a lyric video for the dark and emotional track "Slave". The clip was created by well-known Costin Chioreanu of Twilight 13 Media. Enjoy the experience below and don't forget to see the band live on their upcoming shows.
If you like vinyl and Iced Earth, you might want to check this out. Century Media will release on vinyl the first four studio albums of Iced Earth in July. Iced Earth and Night Of The Stormrider will be released on July 10th, while Burnt Offerings and The Dark Saga will be released on July 17th. All four albums will come in gatefold sleeves featuring the original LP artwork. Layouts have been kept close to the layouts of the original vinyl versions as well.
After a long silence, Varg have shared big news today. The German metallers have joined the Napalm Records family and signed a worldwide deal. While many details are still under wraps, the band is set to release their brand new album Das Ende aller Lügen on Napalm Records. You can expect more info on the album soon enough. For now, whet your appetite with the album teaser below.
The awaited return from Cynic to Europe is finally upon us. The progressive trio announced their eagerly awaited European headliner tour in support of their latest album Kindly Bent To Free Us for October. They will be joined by Polish band Tides From Nebula as well as Paul Masvidal's and Amy Correia's shared project Onward With Love. Do not miss this rare opportunity to see the band live in Europe. For a list of all confirmed dates, see below.
Who wants to hear new material from Cattle Decapitation? Here it is! The San Diego deathgrinders have recently unveiled another track from their newest musical offering, The Anthropocene Extinction. The hard-hitting opus second single, "Mammals In Babylon" is available for consumption over here.
Last year, Angel Vivaldi released the excellent EP, Away With Words Part 1. Now you can check out the newest video from the progressive metal band for the track ". _ _ _ _" (One). This is a perfect opportunity to discover Angel Vivaldi's music if you still haven't.
Kataklysm are back with a new album this year, Of Ghosts And Gods, which is expected to be released on July 31st worldwide via Nuclear Blast. The band is prepared to unleash an aural assault of the best kind upon the masses and the Canadian death metallers have released a brand new track entitled "The Black Sheep". You can tell us what you think about it after you give it a spin below.
Europe will be able to witness soon another Behemoth tour. The Polish death metal heavyweights have announced that they will be touring Europe in early 2016 still supporting their latest effort, The Satanist. This tour happening in January/February will feature as well Abbath, Inquisition and Entombed A.D. Get ready for one of the hottest extreme metal packages of 2016, Europa Blasphemia Tour.
As they prepare to release a new album, Five Finger Death Punch have premiered the first video of a new song. The first song the American band unveils is called "Jekyll And Hyde", the lead single. You can get their upcoming album Got Your Six globally on August 28th, 2015. They made a video about making a video and had fun with it! Watch it here.
Start your day with new music from The Sword! Apart from unveiling the cover art that will grace their next opus High Country, scheduled for release on August 21st on Razor & Tie, the stoner/doom metallers are also streaming the title track "High Country". You can check out the cover and tracklist below. As for the new song, it is currently streaming on the band's website. What are your thoughts on the track?
Finally some news regarding Skepticism's new album! The funeral doom metallers have been working on a new album for the past few years. Now Svart Records announces September 18th as the international release date for their anticipated new album, Ordeal. The album will be available as a CD/DVD bundle and also as a LP/DVD set, featuring visual documentation of the whole Ordeal performance.
Deströyer 666 are finally releasing a new album! Yes, it has been a while since they released Defiance (2009) but the good news is that they have re-signed their deal with Season Of Mist. The extreme metallers are set to record late this July their forthcoming album which promises a return to their thrashing roots - with a healthy dose of heavy metal sensibilities thrown in for good measure. As long as it's good, right?
Carcass will be embarking on the Deathcrusher Tour 2015 soon and they are not taking just anyone with them. Accompanying the death metallers will be Napalm Death, Obituary, Voivod and Herod (SUI). This vociferous line-up will be hitting Europe this fall. Are you going? Check out the dates here.