Marty Friedman Releases Third Single off New Record

Renowned solo artist and Japanese Heritage Ambassador Marty Friedman has a new record on the way, and the instrumental Wall of Sound is set for an August 4th release on Prosthetic Records. Two tracks, “Self Pollution” and “Whiteworm” have already been revealed, and now the third single is available to stream via Billboard Magazine, who has the exclusive first listen. The article also features an interview with the former Megadeth guitarist, discussing details of his new solo album, the players on it, life in Japan, and more. Marty Friedman will head out on the Wall of Sound Tour just before the record’s […]

Accept Approach “The Rise of Chaos”

August 4th marks the date that Accept is set to have their fourth album, entitled The Rise of Chaos, released on Nuclear Blast Records, and the first single has already been revealed. The title track is available to stream in music video form on the Nuclear Blast Records YouTube Channel. The band has also recently released the second in a series of album trailers, featuring Wolf Hoffman of Accept discussing the making of the record, which you can find right here. Here’s some of what Hoffman has to say about the record: “The sound is always a combination of several different elements, it’s […]

Europe Revisit “The Final Countdown” on 30th Anniversary

The Time Has Come – Europe celebrated the 30th Anniversary of their iconic album The Final Countdown at the end of last year with a grand-scale show in London. Now, in just a matter of days, the recording of this performance will be released for fans to relive, or to see for the first time. Taking place on November 12th, 2016, Europe rocked the night at The Roundhouse, playing The Final Countdown album in its entirety, alongside their most recent album War of Kings, also performed in full. The monumental night was captured by Patric Ullaeus of rEvolver Film Company AB. Europe will be “on the loose” with this […]

L.A. Guns “Make You Want A Little More” in New Video

It’s been a long time coming, and fans have had their fair share of waiting for this announcement – L.A. Guns have just revealed a music video giving the first taste of their highly anticipated upcoming record The Missing Peace. Talk of this record has been in the air for a while, especially for those who have recently seen L.A. Guns live, where they’ve already debuted the track featured in this new clip. “Speed” is the name, and hard and heavy rock’n’roll is the game. The band has been on a worldwide trek for close to a year as part of the “L.A. […]

Lynch Mob to Release “The Brotherhood”

Lynch Mob has got a new album ready and raring to go on Rat Pak Records. The Brotherhood has recently been announced as the latest effort from the band, and though we’ve yet to get a sonic taste, plenty of details have already been revealed. September 8th marks the official release date, and the eleven track record was produced by Chris “The Wizard” Collier, whose credits include previous work on Lynch Mob records in addition to Prong, Flotsam & Jetsam, and even another Rat Pak artist – KXM. The Brotherhood will follow Lynch Mob’s 2015 release and most recent studio album, Rebel. Vocalist Oni Logan says of […]

Satyricon Announce Ninth Studio Album

Norwegian Black Metal band Satyricon had a big announcement to make this week – their first studio record in four years. Following their Norwegian Charts topping self-titled 2013 record Satyricon, the band now presents Deep calleth upon Deep, set for a September 22nd release on Napalm Records. Satyricon rejoined a former collaborator, Canadian producer Mike Fraser, for the recording and mixing of Deep calleth upon Deep earlier this year. Fraser also worked with the band on their 2006 record, Now, Diabolical. If there’s one thing that Deep calleth upon Deep promises to be, it’s a renewal of the Satyricon sound. According to frontman Satyr, “Approaching this […]

Scalpel Premieres New Track

If you’re in search of some new brutal death metal from a self-made self-released band, Scalpel might have just what you’re looking for. The New Englanders are well on their way to the release of their fourth album, Methods to Delusion, and the latest single “The Woodsman (Part II)” has been revealed via an exclusive stream on No Clean Singing: http://www.nocleansinging.com/2017/07/10/an-ncs-premiere-scalpel-the-woodsman-part-2/. This track is a follow up to “The Woodsman”, a high-speed pounding track that appeared on the band’s last record, Sorrow and Skin. Scalpel brings some brutal imagery to the table, both in their lyrics and cover art, and it’s clear they’ve […]

Phil Campbell of Motörhead Signs to Nuclear Blast with New Band

Legendary Motörhead guitarist Phil Campbell’s new band Phil Campbell And The Bastard Sons (consisting of Phil’s three actual sons) is no secret, as the group has an EP out and has kept busy touring with the likes of Saxon, but what does come as news is their official signing to a worldwide record deal with Nuclear Blast. A full-length album and dates alongside Guns N’ Roses are up next, but in the meantime, in honor of the announcement, they’ve released a digital live EP this week. Live At Solothurn features several Motörhead covers in addition to the band’s originals. You can find the EP, as well as all their current […]

Monster Magnet Classics to be Reissued

Monster Magnet may have a brand-new studio album on the horizon, but that one will be taking a slight backseat for just a while as Napalm Records digs into the classics first. Tab and Spine of God, two of the records that formed Monster Magnet’s debut and rise to success, will now be reissued via Napalm in vinyl and CD form on September 1st. The two records are already available for pre-order right here. Even further info can be found on the band’s official Facebook page: https://facebook.com/monstermagnet/.

DevilDriver Reveals US Tour Dates

DevilDriver’s hitting the road, or will be soon anyway – a tour spanning late summer into fall has recently been announced for the groove metal group supporting their latest acclaimed effort, Trust No One. Chicago Open Air Festival awaits them first, before bringing along 36 Crazyfists, Cane Hill, Uncured and Tetrarch for their stretch of US dates that kick off August 18th. DevilDriver Frontman Dez Fafara says, “I am proud to announce the next DevilDriver headlining through the United States.  We are bringing Our GREAT FRIENDS 36 CrazyFists who we haven’t toured with in years as well as Cane Hill, Uncured and Tetrarch! – Come out to a show and GET IN THE […]

Venom Prison Debut New Music Video

Venom Prison is a band out of the UK who recently grabbed the title of “Best New Band” from the Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards. The group is now bringing a hardcore hometown house show to their growing fanbase in a new clip for the track “Perpetrator Emasculation”. You can see the exclusive premiere via Decibel Magazine. This track is off Venom Prison’s debut Animus, the Prosthetic Records album that they’ve been touring in support of for close to a year now since its release. According to frontwoman Larisa Stupar, “Venom Prison grew from a grass roots hardcore scene, and have no intention of […]

Paradise Lost Brings “The Longest Winter”

Paradise Lost has some new Doom in store to unleash on the world as they bring “The Longest Winter” right to us in the middle of summer. This new track comes to us off of the band’s upcoming record Medusa, which is set for a September 1st Nuclear Blast Records release. The first single from Paradise Lost’s fifteenth studio album has been released as a lyric video today, and you can stream “The Longest Winter” on the Nuclear Blast Records YouTube Channel. Here’s what frontman Nick Holmes has to say about the meaning behind the track: “I read a story about how wildlife […]

Broken Hope Announces Hell On Earth UK Tour

Broken Hope’s latest album is also their first in several years – Mutilated and Assimilated was released just a few weeks ago and was met with many great reviews all around. Now, the band plans to bring Hell On Earth as they head to join in with several other heavy death metal bands on a UK tour in support of the record. Death Metal, Deathgrind and more await those who head to this gory scene kicking off in the month of September. You can get the digital download of Broken Hope’s latest record on iTunes here (affiliate link). More on the tour, plus further details on […]