REVOCATION Streaming “Summon the Spawn” via Decibel Magazine’s “Deciblog”

– October 12th, 2015 – “ Empire of the Obscene ” Reissue With “ Summon the Spawn ” Demo to be Released November 13th via Metal Blade Records! REVOCATION will release the long anticipated reissue of the band’s debut album “ Empire of the Obscene .” The album will be released November 13th via Metal Blade Records and can be pre-ordered now at . Be sure to check out the stream of the title track as well. Today Decibel Magazine ‘s “Deciblog” is hosting an exclusive stream of the newly remixed version of “ Summon the Spawn “. Continue reading

Manimal Reveals “Trapped In Shadows” Album Details

Swedish heavy/power metallers Manimal have set November 20 as release date for their sophomore studio album, titled “Trapped In The Shadows,” which follows 2009’s debut “The Darkest Room.” “Trapped In The Shadows” will feature a guest appearance by legendary vocalist Udo Dirkschneider on the song “The Journey.” The full track listing is as follows: 01. Continue reading

Nightmare Recruits New Vocalist And Drummer

The French heavy metal pioneers from Nightmare had to face vocalist Jo and drummer David Amore leaving the band this summer. But whoever thought that this could mean the end for the long-running group (which was founded in 1979) was very wrong Continue reading

Ancient Wind Calling It Quits

Colorado band Ancient Wind has issued the following statement online about deciding to call it quits: “With great sadness and regret, we must announce that Ancient Wind will no longer continue as a band. This was no easy decision, and a choice that wasn’t taken lightly. The exact nature of the split will remain private, as it is personal and in a lot of ways different for each member Continue reading

Revocation Posts New Version Of “Summon The Spawn”

Revocation will reissue the band’s debut album “Empire of the Obscene” on November 13 via Metal Blade Records and today a newly remixed and remastered version of the song “Summon the Spawn” comes online. Founding member and frontman Dave Davidson comments on the re-release: “Back in 2008 we self released our debut record ‘Empire of The Obscene’ only pressing 1,000 copies at the time, now thanks to the good folks at Metal Blade and the demand of our fans it will be available worldwide! “We are very excited to finally give this record a proper release and can’t wait for everyone to hear the newly remixed and remastered tunes courtesy of Pete Rutcho. We’re also including the elusive ‘Summon The Spawn’ demo from 2006 as well as newly revamped cover art to make this release extra special.” Continue reading

Exodus Announces European 2016 Tour Dates

The San Francisco Bay Area thrashers from Exodus are pleased to announce another European tour in support of the “Blood In Blood Out” album ( reviewed here ). Special guests for the tour will be announced soon, while dates are as follows: 25.02 Continue reading