Exhumed dig up and remake Gore Metal

Posted by on January 29, 2015

The 1998 debut album by Exhumed, Gore Metal, has been dug up and brought back to life! Featuring just guitarist and vocalist Matt Harvey from that late 90s line-up, Exhumed has re-recorded this gem and will be releasing Gore Metal: A Necrospective on February 10th on Relapse Records. Said Harvey on the fresh new take of the album opener: “‘Necromaniac’ was a […]

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Blind Guardian get new bassist

Posted by on January 29, 2015

Fans of power metal will be happy to know that Blind Guardian have got themselves a new bassist.  Barend Courbois had been the German band’s touring bassist, but he’s officially been named as their full-time bassist, also having played on the band’s forthcoming tenth album, Beyond the Red Mirror. The Dutch bassist explained how he came […]

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Rody Walker Asks to join Alexandria

Posted by on January 29, 2015

It’s pretty obvious that Protest the Hero need to get back in the studio. I mean, if you watched frontman Rody Walker change a lightbulb a week or two ago, it’s obvious that the guy’s got some time on his hands. Time even enough to make an audition video for Asking Alexandria. His tongue is […]

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Dethlehem fans fight to the death in NSFW video

Posted by on January 29, 2015

If you’ve seen any of RPG metal Dethlehem’s previous videos, you know the band’s got a sense of humor. With their new album, Destroyers of the Realm, out via Bandcamp, the band have released a video for “Mystic Island.” It’s a bloody mess, and we mean that in a good way. Four girls vie for the […]

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Wovenwar release new video for Death To Rights

Posted by on January 29, 2015

Successfully rising from the ashes of As I Lay DYing last year, Wovenwar’s debut album perked up a lot of ears, and they’re continuing to do so on the road with Periphery and Nothing More and Thank You Scientist. With the band in front of a lot of people that might not have heard them […]

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Wes Borland is really looking forward to ShipRocked

Posted by on January 29, 2015

Next week, another rock and metal-themed boat cruise will take to the seas, as the 2015 ShipRocked cruise takes place from February 2-6. And while many are looking forward to the cruise, which features Sevendust, Chevelle, and headliners Limp Bizkit among many others, not everyone is as stoked about it – like Limp Bizkit guitarist […]

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We’ll tour a lot, Faith No More says

Posted by on January 29, 2015

Earlier this week, everyone that was around and listening to music in the ’90s collectively lost their shit when Faith No More announced that they’d be doingtheir first North American tour  in four years, playing many markets they hadn’t played in for at least 17 years. Tickets for the presale went on sale yesterday (28) […]

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Witch Mountain find new singer

Posted by on January 29, 2015

Just a few months after vocalist Uta Plotkin parted ways with Witch Mountain, the band has already found their new singer; Kayla Dixon. The 19 year-old theater actor auditioned via video, and then she got the gig a week later. Said Dixon in an interview with Noisey, “I’m loving the songs, because I feel like there are so […]

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Attila frontman launches social media app

Posted by on January 29, 2015

If there’s one thing Attila has gotten used to over the course of their career, it’s a lot of hatred on the internet. In fact, they thrive on it, and it’s a large part of why they’re so popular. So it’s interesting to see that frontman Chris “Fronz” Fronzak has launched a photo-sharing app that’s being […]

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Barren Earth climb On Lonely Towers

Posted by on January 29, 2015

After signing with Century Media Records earlier this month, Barren Earth have gone ahead and released the first song from their upcoming album. This new song is the title track from On Lonely Towers, which will be out on March 30th here in North America. Said vocalist Jón Aldará on the song: “On Lonely Towers can be […]

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