Hydrogyn Posts Band Activity Update Video Clip

Hydrogyn has posted a video clip online with vocalist Julie discussing the band’s upcoming activity and work on a new album. You can check out the clip below, and the band also commented: “It has been a year in the making but Julie has finally climbed back in the saddle and is ready to bring Hydrogyn back to the masses. Continue reading

Thaurorod Writing New Material For Upcoming Album

Thaurorod has issued the following update about writing new material for an upcoming album: “Thaurorod is currently writing and finalizing the songs for the 2nd studio album which will be released early next year via NoiseArt Records. “Before the release you can check out Thaurorod live in Quest For Power event at Dom, Helsinki on 29th October. Continue reading

Sepulcral To Release "Anthropophagy of Doom" Album Through Razorback Recordings

Razorback Recordings has issued the following announcement about releasing the “Anthropophagy of Doom” album from Italy’s Sepulcral: “Razorback is proud to announce we will be releasing the debut CD from Italy’s Sepulcral! This underground Italian band plays dark and catchy old-school death metal with doom influences… taking inspiration from such classic early 90’s bands such as Derketa, Impetigo, Mythic, Autopsy, Necrotomy, Hellhammer, Incantation, as well as the brilliant and morbid horror themes from such masters as Mario Bava, Dario Argento, and more! This is simply a match made in HELL… “The debut 9 song album, titled ‘Anthropophagy of Doom,’ will be released sometime later this year on Razorback Recordings. Continue reading

Slipknot To Tour The United States Next June

In a recent post on Facebook, Slipknot percussionist Shawn “Clown” Crahan revealed that the band will be embarking on a headlining tour of the United States of America next year in June, but also stressed that the band are not working on a new album. His posting reads as follows: “Slipknot will be touring by next June in America only, but that does not mean things will not change and as they do I will along with others tell you our family first. “No album yet because it is to soon and there are no songs yet because the band needs to come together to write this next one. Continue reading

Sebastian Bach’s House Devastated By Hurricane Irene

Former Skid Row vocalist and solo artist Sebastian Bach has revealed that his house in the state of New Jersey, which he has lived in for twenty one years, has suffered massive damage as a result of the tropical storm Irene, which has been sweeping across the East Coast of America and left at least twenty people dead. A message from Bach posted on his Facebook page reads: “I am numb, in shock, and devastated to report that my home of 21 years, my house featured on MTV Cribs, has been destroyed, condemned, and deemed uninhabitable due to the extreme flooding courtesy of Hurricane Irene. Continue reading

Novembers Doom Parts Ways With Drummer Sasha Horn, Seeking Replacement

American death/doom metal outfit Novembers Doom has announced that they have decided to part ways with drummer Sasha Horn and will be searching for a new drummer immediately. A statement from the group reads as follows: “Due to choices made by Novembers Doom’s drummer, Sasha Horn, in both his personal and professional life, only after much consideration, and a long year of a 1400 mile distance hurdle, Novembers Doom and Sasha Horn have decided to mutually part ways. Continue reading

Taake Announces European Tour Dates With Byfrost

Bergen, Norway based black metal outfit Taake has announced that they will be embarking on a short headlining tour of Europe this October in support of their forthcoming new album, “Noregs Vaapen,” which will be released in September. Joining them on the trek will be fellow Bergen natives Byfrost, who will also be promoting their new album, “Of Death,” which was released this past June, as well as Donn The Philosophy. The tour dates are as follows: October 14 – The Rock – Copenhagen, Denmark October 16 – Baroeg – Rotterdam, Netherlands October 17 – Werkstat – Cologne, Germany October 18 – Biebob – Vosselaar, Belgium October 19 – Underworld – London, UK October 20 – Glazart – Paris, France October 21 – Club 45 – Zug, Switzerland October 22 – Init – Rome, Italy October 23 – Rock Planet – Ravenna, Italy Continue reading

Mortal Sin Signs To NoiseArt Records In Europe

Australian thrash metal veterans Mortal Sin has announced that they have signed a new European record deal with NoiseArt Records, who will release the group’s brand new studio album, “Psychology Of Death” on November 18th. The album will be available as a special edition digipak which will include Mortal Sin’s debut album, “Mayhemic Destruction” has a bonus disc. A message from the band reads as follows: “Mortal Sin are proud to announce we have signed to NoiseArt/Rock The Nation for the release of our new album Psychology of Death! What we wanted to do was a simple thrash album, sometimes you can get so caught up in the complexities of everything that you forget about what thrash is all about. Continue reading

Hackneyed Posts Final Album Trailer Online

German death metal outfit Hackneyed has posted the last in their series of trailers online for their forthcoming new studio album, “Carnival Cadavre.” You can check it out below, along with the previous album trailers. The album was released in Europe on August 22nd and will hit North American shelves tomorrow (August 30th) through Lifeforce Records. Continue reading