Monthly Archives August 2016

VASTUM – West Coast North American Tour Announced


Following their utterly destructive set at the maiden edition of Migration Fest in Olympia last week, San Francisco death faction VASTUM has declared an upcoming run of Fall tour dates surrounding their set at this year’s California Deathfest.

VASTUM will join Demilich and Hooded Menace on a seven-city attack on the West Coast of North America, beginning on October 16th when all three acts take part in the annual California Deathfest in Oakland, the massive event also including Agoraphobic Nosebleed, Angelcorpse, Black Breath, Brujeria, Dead In The Manger, Exhumed, Nuclear Assault, The Ruins of Beverast, Squash Bowels, and many others...

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BARONESS – New Music Video Released


BARONESS has unleashed a new video for “Try To Disappear,” a track from their latest album, Purple. The clip, which features footage from one of the band’s shows in support of the aforementioned record, is available for viewing HERE.

Source: Lambgoat

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DETHBEDS – Streaming New Track


As freshly-formed outfit DETHBEDS forges its way into the Chicago scene preceding the Fall release of their Dungeon Scum debut LP, Decibel Magazine offers the record a boost into the masses with an exclusive early stream of its scathing title track.

With its members collectively hailing from a varied range of metal, punk, hip hop, and psych scenes, DETHBEDS marries this diversification with explosive fury; the result is a relentlessly energetic attack heavily influenced by the likes of Converge, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Refused, Botch, and more...

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CROWBAR – ‘The Serpent Only Lies’ LP Announced, Preview New Song


New Orleans sludge metal band CROWBAR have announced their eleventh new LP titled The Serpent Only Lies, due out October 28, 2016. “We are so excited about our 11th studio record! The Serpent Only Lies is a powerful follow up.” says frontman and riff lord Kirk Windstein. “Eliran Kantor did a brilliant job with the artwork! Our first release, ‘Falling While Rising’, is Crowbar at its finest… heavier than ever!”

Check out a new song preview HERE.

The Serpent Only Lies will be the follow up to the highly buzzed about Symmetry in Black that sold over 4,000 copies in its first week of release in 2014, the highest of any LPs in the band’s 27 year career, beating out its predecessor, 2011’s Sever the Wicked Hand.

For nearly three decades, the name Crowbar has been synonymous with heavy...

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SLAVES ON DOPE – New Album Details Revealed


The ILS Group (ILS), a leading distribution and label services company dedicated to bringing independent artists and labels to a major audience, is excited to announce the release of SLAVES ON DOPE new release HORSE on September 23, 2016 to be marketed and distributed globally by ILS through its partnership with the Universal Music Group.

Formed in 1993 by Jason Rockman and Kevin Jardine in Montreal (Québec), Slaves On Dope somewhat eschewed the Grunge music explosion of the time for a new and heavier Metal sound. The band relocated from their native Montreal to Los Angeles quickly signing with Ozzy Osbourne’s Divine Recordings...

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AUDIOTOPSY – US Tour Dates Announced


AUDIOTOPSY have announced a September run of shows in the US. Here are the confirmed dates thus far:

09/09 West Palm Beach, FL – Pipers Sports Bar
09/10 Orlando, FL – The Haven
09/11 St. Pete, FL – State Theater
09/13 Austin, TX – Dirty Dog
09/14 Dallas, TX – Gas Monkey
09/15 Texarcana, AR – Shooters
09/16 San Leon, TX – 18th Street Pier
09/17 San Antonio, TX – The Rock Box
09/19 Scottsdale, AZ – Pub Rock
09/20 Tucson, AZ – The Rock
09/21 Gallup, NM – Juggarnaut
09/22 Las Vegas, NV – LVCS
09/23 San Diego, CA – Brick By Brick
09/25 Denver, CO – Marquis
09/26 Wichita, KS – TBA
09/27 Kansas City, MO – Riot Room
09/29 Omaha, NE – Shamrocks
09/30 Crest Hill, IL – Bada Brew
10/01 Clarksville, TN – Warehouse
10/02 Atlanta, GA – Vinyl

Source: The PRP


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ANAGNORISIS – New Full Length Album Details Revealed

TMD Rocks!

This Fall, Louisville, Kentucky’s leading black metal act, ANAGNORISIS, will release their new Peripeteia LP through Germany’s Vendetta Records, this week unveiling the cover art, track listing, and more insight on what fans should expect from the anxiously-awaited album.

Peripeteia is an honest and passionate autobiography of vocalist, and now protagonist, Zachary Kerr. The themes in the album have no apparent beginning or end as the record is composed to infinitely loop, repeating the dramatic emotions we all encounter in our own lives. Peripeteia is not only the culmination of the band’s legacy in the US black metal scene, but a story thirty years in the making, told through the heart-breaking lens of audio tapes from Kerr’s childhood, spliced throughout the album...

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ZAKK WYLDE – Guitar Center Meet & Greet Dates Announced


Legendary guitar hero ZAKK WYLDE (Black Label Society, Ozzy Osbourne) has announced a select number of meet & greet appearances surrounding the launch of Wylde Audio. Fans will have a chance to meet the metal icon in-store and test out his new line of Wylde Audio guitars and more. Join Guitar Center and Wylde Audio for a special in-store appearance with the legendary guitarist.

Wylde chose to join forces with Guitar Center on a new line of guitars from his new company because he admired their commitment to encouraging new talent and supporting musicians of all skill levels and genres. Wylde’s new line of masterfully crafted guitars includes three unique models (Odin, Viking and Warhammer) that are available at Guitar Center stores and online...

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UFOMAMMUT – Begin Recording New Album


Italian psychedelic power trio UFOMAMMUT is currently in the process of forging their eighth LP, following their heady/heavy 2015 epic for Neurot Recordings, Ecate. The band is knuckling down at Crono Sound Factory in Vimodrone, just north of Milan, the first time recording with their soundlord Ciccio and his comrades of Femore Production. Having spent much of the past year refining their exploratory jam sessions to make them fit for purpose – expect more of their inimitable dense, organic riffing to emerge in 2017, with teasers on the way sooner.

Having just wrapped up a European tour which included dates with their friends in Neurosis and fellow countrymen Grime, UFOMAMMUT has their sights set on Australia and New Zealand, and will be traveling there in early October with the masters...

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KAMELOT – European Tour Dates Announced


Den Headz, KAMELOT have announced another run of European tour dates in support of their Haven album, released in 2015. They have updated the schedule with more dates and venue confirmations. Here are the confirmed dates thus far:

12 – Majestic Music Club – Bratislava, Slovakia
13 – Barba Negra – Budapest, Hungary
14 – Maximum Rock Festival – Bucharest, Romania
15 – Club Mixtape 5 – Sofia, Bulgaria
18 – Simm City Festsaal – Vienna, Austria
19 – Phenomenon – Fontaneto D’agogna, Italy
21 – Sala Razzmatazz 2 – Barcelona, Spain
22 – Teatro Barceló – Madrid, Spain
23 – Lisboa ao Vivo – Lisbon, Portugal

Source: BW&BK

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