Monthly Archives June 2014

CANNIBAL CORPSE – Reveals “A Skeletal Domain” Album Details


Death metal veterans CANNIBAL CORPSE will release their new album, “A Skeletal Domain”, in early September via Metal Blade Records.

The track listing for the CD is as follows:

1. High Velocity Impact Spatter
2. Sadistic Embodiment
3. Kill Or Become
4. A Skeletal Domain
5. Headlong Into Carnage
6. The Murderer’s Pact
7. Funeral Cremation
8. Icepick Lobotomy
9. Vector Of Cruelty
10. Bloodstained Cement
11. Asphyxiate To Resuscitate
12. Hollowed Bodies

Regarding CANNIBAL CORPSE’s decision to record “A Skeletal Domain” with producer Mark Lewis (ARSIS, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, WHITECHAPEL, DEVILDRIVER, DEICIDE, SIX FEET UNDER) at Audiohammer Studios in Sanford, Florida, CANNIBAL CORPSE bassist Alex Webster recently told Metal Wani: “We’ve done three records [2006’s ‘Kill’, 2009’s ‘Eviscerat...

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ENTRAILS – Streaming New Track


With the release of Resurrected From The Grave – Demo Collection, the forthcoming mega compilation from Swedish death metal miscreants, ENTRAILS, quickly approaching, today the band spews forth the audio villainy of ninth track, “Breath Of Blood”.

Comments founding guitarist Jimmy Lundqvist of the hymn, “‘Breath Of Blood’ is one of those slabby songs that was made in the very early beginning of the ENTRAILS era back in the ’90s and is one of my own personal favorites. It’s filled with spider webs and cadaverous odors and of course some rotten feelings. It´s natural that this song is present in the demo! Prepare yourself for some neckexercise!”
Assesses Invisible Oranges: “‘Breath Of Blood’ is whittled with an attention to detail and editing sense sharpened by experience and hindsight...

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Following their previous two LPs, released through international juggernaut, Nuclear Blast, the brutal buccaneers in New Jersey’s, SWASHBUCKLE, are loading their grapples to raid the deck of Get This Right Records, the label now preparing to unload the newest motherload of pillaging shanties from the trio.

With the We Hate the Sea EP, we are offered a glimpse at where SWASHBUCKLE’s rum-soaked minds have brought them over recent years and where their impending fourth studio full-length release will take them...

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ACID DEATH – To Enter The Studio In August


ACID DEATH’s camp has issued the following update:

Two years after ACID DEATH’s 5th official release, “Eidolon”, the band is ready for its next one. Band’s new album is on its way and it is called “Hall Οf Mirrors”. With the new material complete, the recordings will start on August 4th. ACID DEATH will work in three studios for completing this release.

At first, drums will be recorded at Athenian Devasoundz Studios with Fotis Benardo (Septic Flesh) as sound engineer and all the rest instruments/voices at the band’s personal recording studio, S.I.A. Recordings. Mixing, mastering and the entire production will be undertaken by Mario Jezik, NoiseHead Records’ co-owner/producer at NoiseHead studios, Austria. Hopefully the entire recording will be ready till November/2014.


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MALEVOLENT CREATION – Confirms New Tour Dates


MALEVOLENT CREATION, which has been going through lineup changes in the drummer slot, has now checked in with the following announcement about upcoming live shows:

“The Flaming Arts Agency proudly presents Malevolent Creation’s 2014 Euro/Festival tour! The band is very excited to have a full line-up again with Jason back in the fold and Justin DiPinto (drummer on ‘The Will To Kill’ album).

“Come witness the new faster, more furious version of Malevolent Creation like you’ve Never seen em before!!!”

Source: Metalunderground

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Ever since it was announced that metal icons JUDAS PRIEST would be unleashing their 17th studio album overall, ‘Redeemer of Souls’ (on July 8, 2014), their legion of fans have been wondering if the band would be launching a supporting tour. And the answer is a resounding YES – Priest will be touring the US in the fall, with dates running throughout October and for most of November. Steel Panther will be “special guests” for all the dates.

And come the fall, the mighty Priest will be ferociously rocking the US once more – with more dates to follow shortly.


Oct-01 Rochester, NY Main Street Armory
Oct-03 Hammond, IN The Venue at Horseshoe Casino
Oct-04 Louisville, KY Louder Than Life Fest at Champions
Oct-09 Brooklyn, NY Barclays
Oct-10 Atlantic City...

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KILLSWITCH ENGAGE – To Headline Dirt Fest 2014


KILLSWITCH ENGAGE returns to Michigan to headline Dirt Fest 2014! This is the band’s first Michigan Festival date for original vocalist Jesse Leach since the 2012 Trespass America Tour.

Coming off of a Rock on the Range appearance, and most notably, a Grammy Nomination for ‘Best Rock Performance’ for “In Due Time” from their latest Roadrunner Records release ‘Disarm the Descent’, Killswitch closes their 2013-2014 World Tour at Dirt Fest 2014!

The 2014 Dirt Fest lineup includes: Killswitch Engage, Sid Wilson of Slipknot, Powerman 5000, Hed Pe, Nonpoint, Chimaira, Battlecross, Gemini Syndrome, Tantric, Smile Empty Soul, Local H, Redlight King, Like A Storm, Nothing More, Eyes Set To Kill, Gift Giver, Blue Felix, Psychostick, & A Special Mystery Co-Headliner to be announced ...

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TESSERACT – Singer Quits Band


TESSERACT has announced the amicable departure of vocalist Ashe O’Hara, who has subsequently been replaced by Daniel Tompkins. Here’s the official word:

“We have amicably parted ways with Ashe as we have found ourselves in different places, creatively. Ashe is a fantastic talent and will continue to be successful in his career and we wish him the absolute best!

“Moving forward for TesseracT – Daniel Tompkins will be rejoining us as a full time member of the band. Starting from our main stage performance at Sonisphere, UK on 05.07.14. We are also looking forward to starting writing and recording album three with Daniel, which will begin later this year.”

Source: Lambgoat

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WOLFCHANT – Reveals New Album Artwork


Bavarian pagan metal band WOLFCHANT will release a new album via Noiseart Records on September 26th, 2014.

It will be entitled “Bloodwinter” and above you can view the finished cover artwork, with further details coming soon.

Source: metalunderground

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NUCLEAR – Signs With Candlelight Records


Candlelight Records is proud to announce the signing of thrash metal band NUCLEAR from Santiago, Chile.

Formed in 2003 Nuclear is one of the most dynamic South American metal bands of the new era. Nuclear’s musical career started under the name Escoria in 1995 but it wasn’t until 1997 when the first recording was released. After disbanding in 2001, Escoria’s name turned to Nuclear and the original members Puente, Haussmann and Sudy found a steady line up which is kept up to date.

Heavily influenced in ‘80s thrash and old school death metal, Nuclear has released four studio albums and toured in several countries sharing the stage with acts such as Testament, Forbidden, Voivod, Grave, Hirax, 1349, Joey Belladonna, Destruction, Brujeria, Hate Eternal, Absu, At The Gates and many oth...

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