DANZIG – Tour Dates With DEAFHEAVEN





DANZIG is teaming up with Deafheaven and Vamps for three September shows on the West Coast. Here are the confirmed dates:

9/22 San Francisco, CA @ The Warfield
9/23 Las Vegas, NV @ Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas
9/25 Tempe, AZ @ Marquee Theatre

Glenn Danzig is a name that permeates, infects, and ultimately makes strong, the very soul of hard rock in the ’90s. Through the legendary punk charge of his pre-Danzig outfits Misfits and Samhain, Danzig formed the backbone of today’s mosh movement. Into the deep waves of the Danzig catalogue, and you’ve got a band that has created high-tension hybrids that are still being pondered and quietly adopted throughout today’s metal community...

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VINNIE MOORE – US Tour Dates With GUS G. Announced





Guitar wizards Vinnie Moore (UFO) and Gus G. (Firewind, ex-Ozzy Osbourne) will hit the road for some shows together in November and December, 2017. This is Moore’s first solo tour since 2015, and will mark the first time these two powerhouse players have toured together. The show will feature music from both guitarists’ impressive catalogs.

“Gus and I met years back in Greece. I brought him up onstage to jam a couple tunes with me and we had a great energy together and had a blast. I knew that night that I would like to do some shows with him at some point. He’s a very talented guitarist. Am really looking forward to some Gunslingin’ with Gus.”

From his first release Mind’s Eye in 1987 through 2015’s Aerial Visions, Vinnie Moore has set the standard for instrumental guitar albums by ...

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JUDAS PRIEST – Announce New Mobile Game





Sony Music Entertainment and legendary heavy metal band JUDAS PRIEST announced today that “Judas Priest: Road To Valhalla,” a new mobile game for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch is now available in the App Store.

Game download link to App Store here: http://apple.co/2uG3i3n

The app features stunning new visuals and gameplay set to the iconic songs “Halls of Valhalla,” “Breaking the Law”, “Turbo Lover”, “Electric Eye”, and “Painkiller” and “You’ve Got Another Thing Coming.”



Judas Priest: Road To Valhalla innovates by making isolated song stems (eg drums, vocals, guitar) from the 2016 ‘Battle Cry’ album available to players exclusively within the game...

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EYEHATEGOD – US Tour Kicks Off Next Month





EYEHATEGOD will kick off a 39 date U.S. mega tour next month. The “Left To Starve” summer takeover will commence on August 1st, run through September 13th, and includes performances with Capitalist Casualties, Phobia, Primitive Man, Negative Approach, Antiseen, Cro-Mags, Pig Destroyer, The Obsessed, and Mountain Of Wizard on select dates.

The journey also marks frontman Mike IX Williams’ lengthiest tour since undergoing liver transplant surgery this past December. Comments IX Williams:

“This band, for better or worse, has endured a mind-numbing and brain-expanding thirty years of making some of the most criminally riff filled and abhorrent sounds ever heard on the planet earth. No middle ground; EyeHateGod is either wonderfully loved or instinctively hated...

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BRUTAL ASSAULT FEST 2017 – Official Trailer Posted





The legendary annual czech metal open air with unique festival site located at historic fortress has launched a trailer! Come enjoy great atmosphere, cheap czech beer, tasty food, crazy fans and 100 bands from all round the world in 4 brutal days! View trailer below.

SELECTION OF WORLDWIDE CUISINE (BOTH VEGAN AND CARNIVORE)
GREAT RADEGAST AND PILSNER URQUELL BEER
GREEN CHILL OUT ZONE
HORROR CINEMA
UNIQUE FESTIVAL SITE
GREAT ATMOSPHERE OF HISTORIC FORTRESS
NATURAL GRANDSTAND WITH SITTING SPOTS
HUGE METAL MARKET
VIP CAMPSITE

and TONS OF OTHER ATTRACTIONS!

AEON
AMORHPIS
ARCHITECTS
ARKONA
AUGUST BURNS RED
AVERSIONS CROWN
BATUSHKA
BIRDS IN ROW
BORIS
BORN OF ISIRIS
CLAWFINGER
CHELSEA GRIN
COUGH
CROWBAR
CRYPTOPSY
DECAPITATED
DEMOLITION HAMMER
DER WEG EINER FREIHET
DESERTED FEAR
EINHERJER
ELE...

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EMPEROR – To Headline MetalMania Festival 2018





Metalmania, the biggest indoor metal festival in Eastern Europe, returns to Spodek Hall in Katowice, Poland on April 7th, 2018. The 24th edition of this iconic festival will be headlined by Norwegian extreme metal legends, EMPEROR. Tickets go on sale on Wednesday, August 9th. Limited promo tickets are available through August 8th from http://www.shop.metalmind.com.pl

Emperor is widely regarded as one of the most influential black metal bands. The group was founded in 1991 by Ihsahn and Samoth. They disbanded in 2001 following the release of their fourth album, Prometheus – The Discipline of Fire & Demise. Ihsahn started a solo career under his own name, whereas Samoth and Trym Torson concentrated on the project Zyklon. They reunited periodically between 2005 – 2014...

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MASS DESTRUCTION METAL FEST – Details Revealed





Mass Destruction Metal Fest – in partnership with A. Rippin’ Production – has announced the 15 extreme metal bands booked to perform at The Loft at Center Stage in Atlanta on November 3rd & 4th, 2017.

Announced bands include Demoncy, Macabre, Deceased, Brutality, Acheron, Profanatica, Demonic Christ, Loss, Morbosidad, Sacrocurse, Abazagorath, Tombstalker, Embalmer, Sadistic Vision, and Nocturnus AD.

“The goal from the onset was to bring a diverse lineup within the parameters of ‘Black and Death Metal’ home to the Atlanta fans,” said co-organizer Cody Martin. “Not everyone can travel the lengthy distances to other locations and partake in these experiences—now the south east region has extreme metal within driving distance!”

Tickets for Mass Destruction Metal Fest are $7...

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METAL CHURCH – New Drummer Announced





METAL CHURCH has confirmed the addition of Stet Howland as the band’s permanent drummer.

Vocalist Mike Howe commented: “I am overwhelmed and grateful that Stet has found his way into the fold and I look forward to many successful and joyful performances together.”

Guitarist Kurdt Vanderhoof added: “We are extremely happy to have Stet as our new engine. He is a fantastic drummer and a great guy to work with. But the hazing shall continue relentlessly!”

Stet Howland shares his excitement about joining Metal Church: “After being home for only a few days from possibly the best tour of my life, I received a conference call from Kurdt and Mike, for a split second I thought to myself ‘Oh shit, what did I do?’ But my concern quickly turned to an un-removable smile when they asked if I would ...

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VREID – New Music Video Released





Norway’s VREID have released a video for “Sólverv”, the title track of the band’s seventh album, released via Indie Recordings back in October 2015. Check out the clip below.

Tracklisting:

“Haust”
“Sólverv”
“Geitaskadl”
“Ætti sitt Fjedl”
“Når Byane Brenn”
“Storm frå Vest”
“Fridom med daudens klang”

Watch “Sólverv” video HERE.

Vreid was formed in 2004 after the demise of ”Sognametal” legends Windir. Vreid have released 5 albums & 1 DVD. Their last album ”V” is the biggest success and it received fantastic critics such as 6/6 in Scream Magazine, 5/6 in Norwegian national newspapers VG & Dagbladet, and 9/10 in US main metal mag Decibel to name a few...

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CHRIS CORNELL – Worldwide #TruthForChris Vigil On July 20th





Today TMD has announced its plans to hold a worldwide #TruthForChris vigil on late SOUNDGARDEN singer/guitarist Chris Cornell’s coming birthday on July 20th.

This will be an opportunity for his most devoted fans that support the fight for justice in his death investigation, to express their feelings and concerns, now that it has been established via several online articles that foul play looks to be involved.

Event: Worldwide #TruthForChris vigil
Date: July 20th, All Day/Night
Location: Twitter
Hashtag: #TruthForChris
Details: Light a candle, take a pic & tweet your love!



Creator/owner of THE METAL DEN, Randy “Rocket” Cody, comments:

“This is going to be both a sacred celebration for our fallen brother Chris and a time for people to truly get informed on the problems outside inve...

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