Black Tusk Announces Australia / New Zealand Tour Dates

Savannah, GA’s Black Tusk just announced the band’s first ever Australia/New Zealand tour this August. The trio will be bring sludge-filled tunes to Auckland, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. The band also recently unveiled a music video for the song “God’s On Vacation” off latest album “Pillars Of Ash.” Aug 3 Auckland, NZ Kings Arms Aug 4 Melbourne, AU Reverence Hotel Aug 5 Melbourne, AU Ding Dong Lounge Aug 6 Sydney, AU Bald Faced Stag Aug 7 Brisbane, AU Crowbar Continue reading

Nothing Posts “A.C.D.” Music Video

Philadelphia’s Nothing just premiered a new animated music video for the track “A.C.D. (Abscessive Compulsive Disorder).” The video is a dark homage to Dire Straits’ classic “Money For Nothing” clip and can be seen below. Nothing guitarist/vocalist Domenic Palermo elaborates: “I’ve been obsessing over some dark web computer animated stuff lately. Continue reading

Mercyless Announces New Single And Album Releases

The kvlt death metal pioneers from Mercyless will unleash a brand new (and free) digital single on June 3rd as a foretaste of what’s to come wit sixth studio full-length, “Pathetic Divinity”, which is set for release on October 7th, 2016. The single – which will also mark the start of a year long series of celebrations for Mercyless’ 30th anniversary – will be titled “Altered Divination” and feature two exclusive tracks: an edit / short version of the song “My Name Is Legion” (full version will appear on the forthcoming album) and a 2014 live recording of “Substance of Purity” (originally appearing on the 1992 debut “Abject Offerings”). Produced at the Psykron studio (Putrid Offal, Division Alpha) and mastered at the Conkrete studio (Gorod, Otargos, Loudblast), “Pathetic Divinity” will continue the path started with 2013’s comeback album “Unholy Black Splendour.” Continue reading

The Obsessed Signs With Relapse Records

Relapse Records is extremely proud to announce the signing of legendary hard rock / doom metal band The Obsessed. Formed in 1976 by Scott “Wino” Weinrich (Saint Vitus, Spirit Caravan, Shrinebuilder, Probot etc.), the band recently reformed and is on the road now. The Obsessed will enter the studio this summer to record the follow-up to 1994’s seminal classic, “The Church Within.” Scott “Wino” Weinrich commented on the signing and reformation of the band: “The time is now for rebirth of The Obsessed. Continue reading

Cvinger Premieres Pre-Release Full-Album Stream Of Upcoming New Album “Embodied In Incense”

Slovenian black metal band Cvinger premieres the pre-release full-album stream of the band’s upcoming new album “Embodied In Incense”, which will be out in stores May 30 via Art Gates Records. Check out now “Embodied In Incense” in its entirety after the jump. Continue reading

Jason Richardson (Ex-Chelsea Grin/Born Of Osiris) Premieres New Track Playthrough For “Omni” From Upcoming New Solo Album

Jason Richardson (Ex-Chelsea Grin/Born Of Osiris) premieres a new track playthrough for “Omni”, taken from the upcoming solo album, which will be out in stores July 29, 2016. The Word Alive drummer Luke Holland also performs in the clip, having played the drums on the entire album Continue reading

Gaytheist Posts “Avenged Seven Minute Abs” Video

Gaytheist just released a performance video for “Avenged Seven Minute Abs,” which is available below, and the band comments: “We did 4 songs for TVPDX recently. Turned out great in our opinions, as it was recorded in Caravan studios and they do a stellar job. Here is ‘Avenged Seven Minute Abs.’ We just wore our everyday duds… Continue reading