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Jun 6

Last year Cradle Of Filth released their tenth studio album, “The Manticore And Other Horrors,” and have since released the “Extended Claws” reissue, which features 12 unreleased...


CANNIBAL CORPSE: FULL SET FOOTAGE FROM CALIFORNIA IS HERE!

May 24

Death metal icons, Cannibal Corpse, are out right now headlining The Decibel Magazine Tour with direct support coming from Napalm Death and Immolation! With these three bands on the same bill, you...


AN ODERUS URUNGUS MASK CAN BE YOURS!

May 24

That’s right GWAR fans! For the right bid, you can own the front man’s mask used both on tour with GWAR from 2008 – 2011, as well all worn on FEARnet‘s hit sitcom HOLLISTON!...


JASON NEWSTED INTERVIEW BY METAL MARK!

May 24

Jason Newsted returned to the heavy metal scene earlier this year with his “Metal” EP and the response was unbelievably positive! We were hearing his type of sound, his lyrics and his...


BOLT THROWER: LIVE FOOTAGE FROM MARYLAND DEATHFEST XI IS HERE!

May 24

The Maryland Deathfest XI kicked off yesterday in Baltimore, and from what I’ve heard from those in attendance, it was an amazing first day! There were incredible performances from Cobalt,...


CHTHONIC: “SAIL INTO THE SUNSET’S FIRE” VIDEO RELEASED!

May 24

Chthonic will be releasing their seventh studio album, “Bú-Tik“, on June 3rd thanks to the good people at Spinefarm Records! After their masterful “Takasago Army” release in 2011, they...


JEFF HANNEMAN MEMORIAL RECAP FROM LOS ANGELES!

May 24

Yesterday at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles, metal fans from all across the globe came together to pay tribute to Slayer‘s Jeff Hanneman. From the metal icons in attendance to the...


THAT METAL SHOW: 12TH SEASON GUEST APPEARANCES ANNOUNCED!

May 23

That Metal Show is returning for its 12th season in June! The VH1 Classic show hosted by Eddie Trunk, Don Jamieson and Jim Florentine has had a good run bringing heavy metal to the world and show no...


CHRIS ADLER: DRUM CAM FOOTAGE FROM TENNESSEE IS HERE!

May 23

As we mentioned last week, the mighty Lamb Of God has returned to the road with their front man finally a free man! They are currently on their latest U.S. run and the response has been huge! From...


CARCASS SIGNS TO NUCLEAR BLAST RECORDS! NEW ALBUM THIS FALL!

May 23

OH HELL YES! The legendary Carcass just announced that they have signed with Nuclear Blast Records! Not only that, but they revealed that their new album, “Surgical Steel“, is coming out...


ANOTHER NEW DARK TRANQUILLITY SONG IS HERE!

May 23

The great Dark Tranquillity will be unleashing their new album, “Construct”, on May 27th thanks to Century Media! Yesterday we posted my exclusive interview with guitarist Martin Henriksson, who...


THE NEW REVOCATION ALBUM IS COMING IN AUGUST!

May 23

FUCK YES! It’s now official! The great Revocation will be releasing their new self-titled album on August 6th thanks to Relapse Records! Today the guys released the cover art work and track...


MEGADETH DEBUTS “SUPER COLLIDER” LIVE FOR THE FIRST TIME!

May 23

The legendary Megadeth will be releasing their new record, “Super Collider,” on June 4th via Tradecraft. They released their second song, “Kingmaker”, this past weekend and it...


METALLICA: “THROUGH THE NEVER” 3D FILM TRAILER IS HERE!

May 22

The mighty Metallica will be unleashing their upcoming 3-D IMAX concert movie “Metallica Through the Never,” on September 27th! As previously reported, “The film marries groundbreaking footage...


THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN BRINGS METAL ON THE BILLBOARD TOP 200!

May 22

HUGE congratulations to the guys in The Dillinger Escape Plan! Their latest masterpiece, “One of Us Is The Killer“, has debuted at #25 on the Billboard Top 200! That’s so SICK!...


DARK TRANQUILLITY INTERVIEW BY METAL MARK!

May 22

The great Dark Tranquillity will be unleashing their new album, “Construct”, on May 27th thanks to Century Media! As for previews of the new material, we’ve got three tracks already and...


METALLICA: “ENOUGH” SONGS READY FOR NEW RECORD!

May 22

Fuck yes Metallica fans! Billboard brings us some very awesome news today! In a recent interview with James Hetfield they asked about the upcoming record and the legend responded, “Yeah, we...


LISTEN TO TWO NEW SONGS FROM SCALE THE SUMMIT NOW!

May 22

The ridiculously talented Scale The Summit will be releasing their new album, “The Migration“, on June 11th via Prosthetic Records. It’s been two years since “The...


WATCH “GOING TO THE STORE WITH MESHUGGAH” NOW!

May 22

Ready for a good laugh? My friend sent me this video today and I’ve already watched it at least ten times! It just gets better and better! It’s entitled “Going To The Store With...


NEWSTED CRUSHED THE HIGHLINE BALLROOM!

May 22

Jason Newsted returned to New York City last night to a packed Highline Ballroom! The excitement to finally see his new project, NEWSTED, was all around the room, and once the lights went out for...


THE SWORD LIVE PHOTOS FROM ATLANTA BY SHAWN EVANS!

May 22

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PHIL ANSELMO AND THE ILLEGALS, WARBEAST, AUTHOR & PUNISHER TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED!

May 21

Philip Anselmo & the Illegals will be releasing “Walk Through Exits Only” on July 16th via Housecore Records! He previously mentioned a tour in support of the new record and the dates are...


ANVIL: “HOPE IN HELL” FULL ALBUM STREAM IS HERE!

May 21

The good dudes in Anvil are back with a new record! “Hope In Hell” will be released on May 27th in Europe and May 24ht in Germany on SPV/Steamhammer! On the new material the band said...


TESSERACT DEBUTS NEW MATERIAL LIVE!

May 21

The amazing Tesseract will be releasing their new album, “Altered State,” on May 27th in Europe and May 28th in North America via Century Media Records! That’s next week! As bassist, Amos...


ENJOY THIRTY MINUTES OF KVELERTAK LIVE FROM NYC HERE!

May 20

This past Friday night, Kvelertak brought their insane live show to a PACKED Studio at Webster Hall! From the first note to the last, the whole room was shaking and the pit was alive and strong...


DECIBEL MAGAZINE REVEALS DETAILS ON THEIR JEFF HANNEMAN TRIBUTE ISSUE!

May 20

It has now been eighteen days since the passing of SLAYER‘s Jeff Hanneman. On Thursday the metal world will come together in Los Angeles to honor our fallen icon at his public memorial...


AMON AMARTH: “FORGING MJOLNIR” MINI-DOCUMENTARY TRAILER RELEASED!

May 20

As we all know by now, the mighty Amon Amarth will be unleashing their new album, “Deceiver of the Gods“, in North America on June 25th & in Europe on June 21st/24th & Japan on...


JUDAS PRIEST: ANOTHER CLIP FROM “EPITAPH” DVD IS HERE!

May 20

The legendary Judas Priest will be releashing their new DVD, “Epitaph“, next week on May 28th through Legacy Recordings! The DVD was filmed at their legendary performance at London’s HMV...


HATEBREED: “HONOR NEVER DIES” VIDEO RELEASED!

May 20

Hatebreed released their latest crushing record, “The Divinity Of Purpose,” earlier this year thanks to the good people over at Razor & Tie! While this record is packed with great...


CLUTCH LIVE PHOTOS FROM ATLANTA BY SHAWN EVANS!

May 20

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MEGADETH: “KINGMAKER” SINGLE RELEASED!

May 18

The legendary Megadeth will be releasing their new record, “Super Collider,” on June 4th via Tradecraft. They already released the title track to mixed reactions and today we have another...


CARCASS CONFIRMED FOR THE 70,000 TONS OF METAL CRUISE!

May 17

HHHOOOLLLYYY SSSSSHHHHIIIITTTT! The almighty Carcass has been confirmed for this year’s 70,000 Tons Of Metal Cruise! So, if for some ungodly reason, you had no reason to go before, YOU DO NOW!...


RANDY BLYTHE RETURNS TO THE STAGE AS A FREE MAN WITH LAMB OF GOD IN ASHEVILLE!

May 17

Lamb Of God returns! After Randy’s long trial and being found not guilty of all charges, last night had to be an emotional one for the whole band as he stepped back onto the stage! Lamb Of God...


WATCH THE METALLICA PINBALL MACHINES IN ACTION!

May 17

Last month it was revealed that Metallica pinball machines were on their way to the masses! After a first look at them, they look fucking sick! Now we have video of the machines in action and...


EARTH CRISIS ANNOUNCES SPECIAL EAST AND WEST COAST SHOWS!

May 16

Earth Crisis fans rejoice! The legendary group has just announced East Coast and West Coast shows to celebrate the 20th anniversary of their “Firestorm” EP! They also released this...


ZAKK WYLDE ANNOUNCES TWO SPECIAL NYC SHOWS!

May 16

Just when everyone here on the East Coast was feeling left out, Zakk Wylde has huge news for New York City! As we all know, Zakk recently wrapped up his West Coast acoustic run, and now he’s...


EVILE: “HEAD OF THE DEMON” SINGLE RELEASED!

May 16

The thrashtastic Evile will be releasing “Skull” on May 28th via Earache Records! What can we expect from the record? The band previously said this, “Our fans can expect this album to be a...


KYLESA: “ULTRAVIOLET” FULL ALBUM STREAM ONLINE!

May 16

The great Kylesa will be unleashing their highly anticipated album, “Ultraviolet“, on May 28th via Season of Mist! They are currently out on the road promoting the album with support from Blood...


RONNIE JAMIES DIO: THREE YEARS GONE, BUT NEVER FORGOTTEN!

May 16

It’s pretty hard to believe that it’s been three years since the passing of heavy metal icon Ronnie James Dio. A lot of people consider him the greatest vocalist of all time, and...


BLACK SABBATH BRINGS HEAVY METAL TO THE CSI SEASON FINALE!

May 16

Last night the legendary Black Sabbath brought some heavy metal to the season finale of “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation!” The show opens up at a Sabbath gig where the band is performing...


JEFF HANNEMAN MEMORIAL CELEBRATION ANNOUNCED!

May 15

Now that the shock of Jeff Hanneman‘s passing is behind us, it’s time to celebrate his life! Slayer just posted this update on his Official Memorial Celebration: “The Jeff Hanneman...


CHILDREN OF BODOM: “HALO OF BLOOD” OFFICIAL SINGLE RELEASED!

May 15

Children Of Bodom will be releasing their new record, “Halo Of Blood“, on June 11th! As for the direction of the new stuff, here is what Alexi Laiho previously said, “We managed to keep Halo...


THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER HAS ANOTHER NEW SONG FOR US!

May 15

Holy FUCK! Another NEW song from The Black Dahlia Murder is HERE! In case you forgot, “Everblack” is coming out on June 11th in North America and on June 7th/10th in Europe thanks to...


CHIMAIRA: “ALL THAT’S LEFT IS BLOOD” SINGLE RELEASED!

May 15

As we all know by now, the great Chimaira will be releasing their new record, “Crown Of Phantoms,” on July 30th! They have debuted two new songs live on their recent tour and now we have an...


EXTOL INTERVIEW BY METAL MARK!

May 15

After a five year hiatus, Extol recently revealed that their new self-titled album will be released on June 25th (one day earlier internationally) via Indie Recordings! As for the direction of the...


RANDY BLYTHE ON HIS TRIAL, FAMILY LIFE, SHOW SAFETY, AND HOW TO “BE CAREFULLY!”

May 15

Throughout Randy Blythe‘s trial in the Czech Republic, we would get a few updates from the Lamb Of God front man via either his Instagram or personal blog. They each included a photo with a...


SEAS OF WAKE: EXCLUSIVE “DYING OF HUMANITY” VIDEO PREMIERE!

May 15

Seas Of Wake released their debut album “Virology” in November of 2011. Since then, the band has played dates on the Mayhem festival with Slipknot and Slayer as well as shows with...


TWO STUDIO UPDATES FROM REVOCATION ARE HERE!

May 14

The great Revocation will be releasing their new self-titled album later this summer and the whole metal world is excited! If you watched my recent interview with the guys(watch below), you can tell...


ROB HALFORD FEATURED ON NEW FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH SONG!

May 14

Um….yea so this happened. Remember when the Metal God joined Five Finger Death Punch on stage at the Golden Gods Awards a few weeks back? It was not just for the show! Rob Halford is featured...


IMMOLATION: ENTIRE NEUROTIC DEATHFEST PERFORMANCE FOOTAGE IS HERE!

May 14

Today the legendary Immolation unleashed their latest masterpiece, “Kingdom Of Conspiracy“, to the metal masses! As I said before, if you thought 2010′s “Majesty and Decay” album...