CARNAL FORGE – Debut New Music Video

CARNAL FORGE has released a music video for a new song, “Bound In Flames,” from their forthcoming album, Gun To Mouth Salvation (out January 25). The video was directed by Owe Lingvall (Meshuggah, Sabaton) and can be viewed above.

New single Bound in Flames out now on Spotify and all digital platforms. Video by Owe Lingwall, Dreamday Media.Lyric videos for Parasites & Reforged by Carnal Forge taken from the album Gun to mouth salvation:

PARASITES https://youtu.be/ZKihRpIUFww

REFORGED https://youtu.be/lHz3IKlYHUM

Pre-order your copy now! http://smarturl.it/VSP130

Carnal Forge 2019 are:

Tommie Wahlberg – Vocals

Petri Kuusisto – Lead Guitar

Jari Kuusisto – Rhythm Guitar

Lars Lindén – Bass

Lawrence Dinamarca – Drums

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DREAM THEATER – Post Studio Walk Through Video

American progressive metal act DREAM THEATER will release their 14th studio album, “Distance Over Time,” on February 22nd. In support of the upcoming release, the band have released a studio walk-through interview, which can be seen above.

“Distance Over Time” showcases a newfound creativity for Dream Theater while maintaining the elements that have garnered them devoted fans around the globe. The album also marks the first for the band’s new label InsideOutMusic / Sony Music. The artwork was created by long-time cover collaborator Hugh Syme (Rush, Iron Maiden, Stone Sour). “Distance Over Time” was produced by John Petrucci, mixed by Ben Grosse, and mastered by Tom Baker.

Tracklisting:

1. Untethered Angel
2. Paralyzed
3. Fall Into The Light
4. Barstool Warrior
5. Room 137
6...

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OZZY – Grants Lee Kerslake’s Dying Wish

Way To Go, Lee! You Are An All Time Great!

In an update to a story making news headlines, the non-profit organization Hall Of Heavy Metal History announced back in december 2018 that it was helping former Ozzy Osbourne drummer Lee Kerslake, who has only months to live, complete his documentary with longtime friends Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of KISS, and Iron Maiden drummer Nicko McBrain among others.

Kerslake’s dying wish was to receive his Platinum record awards from Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne for his contribution in co-founding the Ozzy Osbourne band, and for co-writing over seven Ozzy hits from the Blizzard Of Ozz and Diary Of A Madman albums. They are considered to be two of the most iconic metal albums of all time...

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METALLICA – Is James Hetfield Secretly Gay? (Poll)

Lars To James: “I Love It When You Don’t Shave…”

It seems like every celebrity has been called gay at some point or another. Many of the gay rumors surrounding METALLICA frontman James Hetfield seem to be tied to his band’s recent pairing with Lady Gaga but experts also point to “his obsessive attention to his body, like most guitarists,” this according to the latest internet study.

The one time feared thrash metal monster has now morphed into a softer, gentler mainstream darling, sharing the stage at the Grammy’s two years ago with the pop diva.

Nothing Spells Out Gay More Than Adding ‘Ga’ To A Metal Band’s Name…

A sensational story about Lady Gaga and METALLICA recording on an album together circulated all over on the internet in late 2018, adding fuel to the fire that the...

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SAXON – 40th Anniversary Shows Announced

1979 was the birth of the New Wave Of British Heavy Metal and the subsequent rise of future giants of the genre. After 40 years and 22 studio album releases SAXON remain as one of those giants of British Heavy Metal and to prove the fact the band are back in 2019 to play 3 iconic shows in iconic venues.

For the first time since the 1980’s Saxon return to headlining London’s legendary Hammersmith “Odeon” and Manchester Apollo, together with their largest Scottish show to date at Glasgow’s Braehead Arena in October 2019, with a mega show featuring staples of Saxon shows past, the castle set in its enormity together with the classic Eagle Lighting rig!

In addition to the announcement of these shows, the band will release another chapter in the classic “The Eagle Has L...

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CANNIBAL CORPSE – Recruits Erik Rutan For Touring

Get Well, Pat!

CANNIBAL CORPSE has enlisted death metal guitarist and record producer Erik Rutan to fill in for troubled guitar player Pat O’Brien, who was arrested for assault and burglary last month.

The band has issued the following statement:

“Cannibal Corpse have announced that Erik Rutan will fill in for guitarist Pat O’Brien as O’Brien tends to personal issues. Rutan will appear live with the band for the Decibel Magazine Tour and the upcoming US leg of Slayer’s final tour happening this May alongside Slayer, Lamb of God, and Amon Amarth...

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OVERKILL – Premiere New Track

OVERKILL have unleashed a slamming new single titled “Head Of A Pin“. That song is the second track to be shared from the band’s forthcoming nineteenth studio album, “The Wings Of War”.

In an age where music is available instantly and bands appear and fade just as quickly, the power and resiliency that is OVERKILL who’s initial social media was stuffing show flier ads under windshield wipers in the 80s, has remained as resolute as ever, and even more so.

New frontiers aren’t often conquered in the modern world of heavy metal, yet OVERKILL remain unfazed by the growing presence of social media, modern internet, a demand for streaming services, and a general sense of competition between the sea of other metal bands trying to make a name for themselves, today.

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ROTTING CHRIST – Debut New Song

Greek metal act ROTTING CHRIST have unveiled a video for the new song “The Raven,” which is the third single from their highly-anticipated forthcoming release, The Heretics (February 15). The track, which is certain to thrill you and fill you “with fantastic terrors never felt before,” can be checked out above.

ROTTING CHRIST was formed in 1987 with the original line-up Sakis (vocals, guitar), Jim (bass), Themis (drums) incorporating a roaring mixture of death metal and grind (a style that was at its height in the rest of the world at that time except, of course, Greece). Early on ROTTING CHRIST produced two informal recordings (“Decline’s Return” and ‘Leprosy Of Death”) which basically consist of rehearsals and are not considered official by the band...

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ZAKK SABBATH – To Perform At Sturgis 2019

Zakk Wylde’s Black Sabbath cover band ZAKK SABBATH will perform at Sturgis Buffalo Chip 2019 on August 10th. Tickets on sale now here. Check out a new trailer above for the event.

Together with bassist Blasko (Ozzy, Rob Zombie) and drummer Joey Castillo (Danzig, Queens of the Stone Age), the group will bring Buffalo Chip fans the most insane jams from Black Sabbath’s first six albums.

“There is really no band more qualified to smash out a block buster Black Sabbath style grand finale at the Chip we won’t soon forget than Zakk Sabbath,” said Rod Woodruff, Sturgis Buffalo Chip President, “Front man Zakk Wylde is arguably one of the most influential and accomplished guitarists of the last 30 years, and will without a doubt close out this summer’s festival with a very powerful...

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NOISEM – Debut New Song

NOISEM’s third full-length album “Cease To Exist” has been slated for a March 15th release on 20 Buck Spin. A first single from the record titled “Eyes Pried Open” is available now above. The effort was recorded at Developing Nations with Kevin Bernsten and pre-orders for it will be available in the coming weeks, as will the reveal of North American and European touring plans. The track listing for “Cease To Exist” runs as follows:

01 – “Constricted Cognition
02 – “Deplorable
03 – “Penance For The Solipsist
04 – “Putrid Decadence
05 – “Filth And Stye
06 – “Eyes Pried Open
07 – “Sensory Overload
08 – “Downer Hound
09 – “So Below
10 – “Ode To Absolution”

Band Members

Ben Anft – Bass/Vocals
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