Monthly Archives November 2017

MALEVOLENT CREATION – Issue New Album Update

MALEVOLENT CREATION guitarist Phil Fasciana recently checked in with an update regarding their new lineup (Fasciana is the only remaining longtime member) and their plans for their thirteenth studio album. Here’s what he had to say of that:

“So this is the current situation considering Malevolent Creation and the new line up for recording our 13th album and shows to follow. After receiving so many great videos and songs from singers wanting to take over the vocal position after the departure of original vocalist Bret Hoffmann, I finally have found the right man for the job.

I received a few songs from Lee Wollenschlaeger and his solo project Imperial Empire and was so impressed that after a lot of conversations and hearing his own compositions and demo’s of him singing M.C...

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METAL ALLEGIANCE – Video Trailer Streaming

Metal Allegiance will return to Anaheim, California on Thursday, January 25th at the House Of Blues for their annual metal assault. Today, the band is proud to announce TASCAM/TEAC will sponsor the unforgettable night which will introduce Bobby Blitz (Overkill) and John Bush (Armored Saint, ex-Anthrax) to the all star line-up that Metal Allegiance is known for. Watch a trailer for the show below.

“Our brands exist to serve people with a passion for music as well as those who make it,” comments Eric Larsen, Director of Marketing for TEAC and TASCAM. “And partnering with Metal Allegiance was a complete no-brainer. This event brings together today’s top players and singers with their most hardcore fans and we are thrilled to join the party...

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CATTLE DECAPITATION – To Tour Australia And New Zealand

CATTLE DECAPITATION are booked to return to Australia in February for a handful of shows with Psycroptic, preceded by a trio of shows in New Zealand. Here are the dates:

2/08 Auckland NZ @ Kings Arms
2/09 Christchurch NZ @ Club Tavern
2/10 Wellington NZ @ Valhalla
2/14 Melbourne, AUS @ Corner Hotel w/ Psycroptic
2/15 Canberra, AUS @ The Basement w/ Psycroptic
2/16 Sydney, AUS @ Bald Faced Stag w/ Psycroptic
2/17 Newcastle, AUS @ Cambridge Hotel w/ Psycroptic
2/18 Brisbane, AUS @ Woolly Mammoth w/ Psycroptic

Compromise is not a concept Cattle Decapitation are willing to entertain. Ever...

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BRUTAL ASSAULT FEST – More Bands Confirmed

More bands have been announced for BRUTAL ASSAULT 2018! “DYING FETUS from Maryland have been synonym for brutal death metal for more than 25 years and we are more than excited to welcome them back in the fortress once again, as well as their blackened death metal colleagues HATE from Poland. Old school metal maniacs would definitely appreciate that HIRAX with mighty Katon W de Pena are coming to BA to give us a lesson about true thrash metal riffing!”

The list of avant-garde bands is being extended by DIABLO SWING ORCHESTRA, Swedish act that originally combines progressive metal with jazz fusion or even swing...

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NILE – 2018 European Tour Dates With TERRORIZER

NILE will be touring Europe with Terrorizer and Exarsis starting in February. Each market will see them joined by special guests TBA.

2/06 Bad Oeynhausen, GER – Druckerei
2/07 Essen, GER – Turock
2/08 Tilburg, NET – Poppodium 013
2/09 London, UK – The Dome
2/10 Leiden, NET – Gebr de Nobel
2/11 Arlon, BEL – L’Entrepot A Arlon
2/14 Bilbao, SPA – Sala Santana 27
2/15 Porto, POR – Hard Club
2/16 Lisbon, POR – RCA Club
2/17 Madrid, SPA – Copernico
2/18 Barcelona, SPA – Razzmatazz
2/20 Marseille, FRA – Jas’Rod
2/21 Colmar, FRA – Legrillen Grillen
2/22 Geneve, SWI – L’Usine Geneve
2/23 Brescia, ITA – Circolo Colony
2/24 Zug, SWI – Galvanik Zug
2/25 San Dona di Piave, ITA – Revolver Club
2/27 Bratislava, SLO – Randal Club
2/28 Budapest, HUN – Durer Ker...

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VILEDRIVER – Set To Release New Album In December

Eager to impress. It has become increasingly apparent that tech-death wants desperately to be accepted by its older brother, death metal. In recent years, tech death has managed to win the heart of its older, far more experienced sibling. With the bond cemented, the two have united into an unstoppable, all-consuming force – churning out pit-riffs that are as brutal as they are consummate.

Within this camp exists Canada’s VILEDRIVER, a three-piece powerhouse of technical death. Unlike many bands of their ilk, these guys have taken the lessons learned from death metal, and expanded their reach by incorporating touches of progressive grind. Their clinical-yet-chaotic time signatures blend the best of both tech death and grind, yet never at the expense of catchy and memorable riffs.

This p...

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NECRODANCER – Streaming New Album

“Void”, the debut album from NECRODANCER, can be streamed in full and downloaded for free HERE. Formed last year by members and ex-members of Verdun, Daggers and Death Mercedes, the band plays an amalgamation of noise rock, punk, sludge and black metal. This ten-tracks debut release was recorded and mixed last summer in Laval by Amaury Sauvé at The Apiary (Birds In Row, Plebeian Grandstand, Death Engine) then mastered at Audiosiege by Brad Boatright (Okkultokrati, Nails, Full Of Hell).”Void” is due out February 10th via Throatruiner Records and Lost Pilgrims Records (with US distribution by Deathwish Inc) on vinyl and CD, pre-orders are already available from the labels.

NECRODANCER doesn’t waste time with warning shots and directly introduce themselves to the world with “Void”, their...

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MORBID ANGEL – New Song Premiere

MORBID ANGEL has unleashed their new track “For No Master” from their upcoming new album, “Kingdoms Disdained”, which comes out this Friday via Silver Linings Music. Check it out below.

Morbid Angel was formed in 1983 in Tampa, Florida by guitarist Trey Azagthoth and drummer/vocalist Mike Browning. The band made their debut in 1987 on the New Renaissance Records record label. They recorded their debut album, Abominations of Desolation, in 1986, but the band was unsatisfied with the final product and it remained unreleased until 1991, printing 10,000 copies. In the early stages of their career the band developed a reputation for “gruesome stage antics.”

In 1986, David Vincent joined the band, replacing Michael Manson and Sterling von Scarborough as vocalist and bassist respective...

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HIGH ON FIRE – 20th Anniversary Tour Announced

Oakland, California metal act HIGH ON FIRE has revealed that they’ll be celebrating their forthcoming 20th anniversary with some special shows dubbed “Twenty Sunless Years with High On Fire.” Here’s the official word:

“2018 marks High On Fire’s 20 year anniversary! To celebrate, we’re going to play some special anniversary shows entitled: ‘Twenty Sunless Years with High On Fire’. What do you want to hear? We will undoubtedly mix up some old and new, but we want to hear from the fans first!”

Guitarist/vocalist Matt Pike, bass player George Rice, and drummer Des Kensel formed High on Fire in 1999, following the collapse of Pike’s previous band, doom metal titans Sleep...

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CHRIS CORNELL, The Church Of Set & Trump’s Fourth Reich

TMD Fights For Truth!

CHRIS CORNELL, The Church Of Set & Trump’s Fourth Reich

By Randy “Rocket” Cody

“I’m the devil. I’m here to do the devil’s business.”

– “Tex” Watson, the Manson family

Every citizen in the United States is being lied to on the most epic scale ever. It is your choice to accept the truth or turn your head in the other direction and live in complete denial.

All I can do as a reporter of the immense misfortune currently being heaped upon good Americans of all ethnic backgrounds and political beliefs is do my best to keep educating y’all on what is real and what is not, okay?

There is a lot of disinformation, click bait lies, and straight up bullshit being pushed by 100% of the mainstream news media today, such as Reuters, CNN, FOX, TMZ, and the list goes on.

The non stop cover ups...

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