Arch/Matheos Posts Another In Studio Video With Bobby Jarzombek

Arch/Matheos has posted a new video of in studio footage with drummer Bobby Jarzombek recording the song “Stained Glass Sky.” The latest video can be seen below. This is the fourth in a series of videos for the forthcoming LP “Sympathetic Resonance,” which is scheduled for release on September 13, 2011 via Metal Blade Records Continue reading

Cage Of Torment Streaming "Deathmatch" Track From Upcoming Album

Norwegian act Cage of Torment has posted a song online from the band’s upcoming full-length album. You can check out the track “Deathmatch,” which is a re-recorded version of an older track to appear on the album, by heading over to the Cage of Torment MySpace page . In other recent Cage of Torment news, the band re-recruited former guitarist Riffmeister , and issued a final studio update from the recording of the new album Continue reading

Amaseffer Guitarist Yuval Kramer Announces New Project, Reign of the Architect

Yuval Kramer, producer and guitarist for Israeli Prog-Metal band AMASEFFER, announces the approach of a new project ¬¬- ¬’Reign of the Architect’; a new sci-fi saga, featuring some well-known guest musicians and vocalists, as well as introducing fresh, new talents. Reign of the Architect is an international collaboration started by Mauricio Bustamante, Mexican drummer, and Yuval Kramer himself. Continue reading

Out Of The Dark Tour Video Trailer Posted Featuring Tristania, Van Canto, Xandria, Amberian Dawn and Serenity

A video trailer for the upcoming “Out of the Dark” Tour featuring Tristania, Van Canto, Xandria, Amberian Dawn and Serenity can be seen below. More coverage of the tour was previously reported by Metal Underground here and here . Confirmed “Out of the Dark” Tour dates: 30.09.2011 Karlsruhe, Germany -Substage 01.10.2011 Prague, Czech Republic – Abaton 02.10.2011 Budapest, Hungary – Club 202 04.10.2011 Milan, Italy, Alcatraz 05.10.2011 Pratteln, Switzerland – Z7 06.10.2011 Paris, France – Le Bataclan 07.10.2011 Haarlem, Netherlands – Patronaat 08.10.2011 Vosselaar, Belgium – Biebob (without Xandria) 09.10.2011 London, UK – O2 Academy Islington 11.10.2011 Cologne, Germany – Live Music Hall 12.10.2011 Munich, Germany – Backstage 13.10.2011 Neu-Isenburg, Germany – Hugenottenhalle 14.10.2011 Hamburg, Germany – Markthalle 15.10.2011 Dortmund, Germany – FZW Continue reading

Messenger Reveals More "See You In Hell" Album Details

German act Messenger will be releasing the band’s second album “See You In Hell” on September 9th, 2011 through Massacre Records. The album will be available as limited digipak with two bonus tracks as well as a regular CD for a special price. Continue reading

Alice Cooper Announces New Guitarist Orianthi

Alice Cooper posted the following announcement about the replacement for guitarist Damon Johnson: “Alice Cooper announced today that eminent guitar prodigy Orianthi will join his band, replacing departing guitarist Damon Johnson, for the next leg of his 2011 ‘No More Mr. Nice Guy’ world tour starting September 22,2011 in Auckland, New Zealand. Continue reading