Batillus Announces U.S. Tour Dates With Mutilation Rites

Batillus has announced it will be releasing an upcoming split 7″ with Mutilation Rites, and two tracks from the release were recently posted online . The band has now announced a string of tour dates with Mutilation Rites. The currently announced shows are as follows: 7/8 Providence, RI @ Machines With Magnets w/ Mutilation Rites 7/9 Ithaca, NY @ The Haunt w/ Mutilation Rites 7/12 NYC @ Le Poisson Rouge w/ YOB + Dark Castle 7/14 Madsion, WI @ Lothlórien Co-op w/ Mutilation Rites 7/15 Minneapolis, MN @ Medusa w/ Mutilation Rites 7/16 Fargo, ND @ The New Direction w/ Mutilation Rites 7/17 Appleton, WI @ Maritime Tavern w/ Mutilation Rites 7/19 Chicago, IL @ The Empty Bottle w/ Nachtmystium + Lord Mantis + Mutilation Rites 7/20 Indianapolis, IN @ Vibes Music w/ Mutilation Rites + Racebannon 7/21 Cleveland, OH @ Now That’s Class w/ Mutilation Rites 7/22 Pittsburgh, PA @ Helter Shelter w/ Mutilation Rites 7/23 Brooklyn, NY @ Saint Vitus w/ Mutilation Rites Continue reading

Sarah Jezebel Deva Records Cover Of "Zombie" By The Cranberries"

Sarah Jezebel Deva (formerly of Cradle of Filth) will be releasing the new album “The Corruption Of Mercy” through Listenable Records on June 27th, 2011. One of the tracks appearing on the album will be a cover of The Cranberries’ “Zombie,” which an can be heard in the clip below. The track listing is as follows: 1. Continue reading

Aborted Posts "Global Flatline" Studio Footage

Aborted recently announced the band’s upcoming album will be titled “Global Flatline.” Footage from the band’s time in the recording studio has now been posted online and can be viewed below. Aborted also commented on the clip: “Drum sessions for the album Global Flatline with drummer Ken Bedene: this is Ken warming up to play the songs, not definite takes! Keep your eyes open for more studio updates and general updates about the bands 7th full-length record Global Flatline hitting stores this fall on Century Media.” Continue reading

Testament Issues Update On Recording New Album

Bassist Greg Christian of California thrash act Testament has checked in with the following brief update about the band recording a new album: “Here’s an update on the new record: Eric, Gene, Andy and I have been in the studio jammin’ on the new songs since last week and today is the last day of preproduction. Continue reading

Lacuna Coil Announces New Album Title As "Dark Adrenaline"

Italian hard rock / metal band Lacuna Coil has announced the band’s new album will be titled “Dark Adrenaline.” The band had previously commented on the upcoming album: “This time around music has been our refuge from some of the darkest days of our life and that’s why the new songs have such a variety of feelings… some stuff is pretty angry, probably the heaviest we’ve ever written, some other songs are intense, loaded with velvet dark emotions and there’s even a little space for some light at the end of the tunnel Continue reading

Earth Crisis Posts New Song "Total War" Online

Earth Crisis has posted a new song online from the band’s upcoming album “Neutralize the Threat.” You can check out the newly uploaded track “Total War” in the clip below. “Neutralize the Threat” is set for a July 12th release date, and the cover artwork can be found by heading over to this location . The track listing for “Neutralize the Threat” is as follows: 1 Continue reading

Derelict Posts "Perpetuation" Live Footage Online

Derelict has posted footage online of the band performing the “Perpetuation” track, which is off the band’s 2011 promo EP, in Ottawa at Café Dekcuf on June 15th, 2011. You can check out the clip below, or download the song for free at the Derelict Bandcamp page . Continue reading

Gorgoroth To Play Meh Suff! Festival 2011

Norwegian black metal band Gorgoroth has issued the following announcement about performing at the upcoming Meh Suff! festival: “On 10 September 2011, Gorgoroth will headline the second day of the Meh Suff! Metal-Festival in Hüttikerberg, Switzerland. More info can be found at this location .” Gorgoroth also recently delayed the release of the re-recorded version of the “Under the Sign of Hell” album. The track listing for the new version is as follows: 1. Continue reading

Vader Announces More European Tour Dates And Festival Appearances

The Vader panzermachine has announced additional summer shows and festivals over the coming months. The death metal veterans will take part in gatherings such as the Metal Hammer Festival (Poland), Summer Breeze (Germany), Brutal Assault (the Czech Republic), Close-Up Baten (Sweden) and many more. Continue reading