The Stone Announces New Album "Golet" Release Date

Serbian black metal act The Stone has announced the new album “Golet” will see release through German Folter Records on September 15th, 2011. A preview of the upcoming album is available in the player below. The band will also be embarking on a European tour with Inquisition Continue reading

Hull Streaming New Song "Fire Vein" Online

Today the Village Voice is hosting an exclusive stream and download of “Fire Vein,” the fifth track off Hull’s upcoming new full-length, “Beyond The Lightless Sky.” Set for release on October 11th, 2011 via The End Records, the follow-up to the band’s “Sole Lord” debut was co-produced by Brett Romnes and mixed by Billy Anderson (Sleep, Neurosis, Melvins, et al). Check out “Fire Vein” by navigating your browser over to this location . Commented the Village Voice in an advance review of the record: “Beyond The Lightless Sky, doesn’t stay in one place for too long; instead, it veers between motorcycle-revving D-beat, bog-trawling doom, sinister black metal, Neurosis drum-offs and hypnotic passages that gnash like a venom-dripping cousin to the final Isis album.” The track listing is as follows: 1. Continue reading

Illdisposed Announces European Tour Dates

Denmark’s Illdisposed, which recently split with guitarist Franz Helboss , has now announced new upcoming tour dates in September and October. The show details are as follows: 30.09 DK Copenhagen – The Rock 01.10 DK Agger – De Sorte Huse 02.10 DE Berlin – K17 03.10 DE Jena – F-Haus 05.10 DE Ludwigsburg – Rockfabrik 06.10 DE Bayreuth – TBA 07.10 AUT Wien – Escape 08.10 AUT Klagenfurt – Volxhaus 09.10 HUN Budapest – Club 202 11.10 SK Bratislava 12.10 DE Cottbus – Gladhouse 13.10 DE Essen – Turock 14.10 DE Rostock – Alte Zuckerfabrik 29.10 DE Ahrtal – Circle Pit Festival 03.11 DK Aalborg Metal Festival Continue reading

Derelict Recruits New Guitar Player Collin McGee

Derelict has checked in with the following update about recruiting a new guitar player: “Greetings! We’ve been waiting a little while to announce some rather important news, because we wanted to be able to show you something to make it concrete. If you don’t like reading, go here (it’s a photo album on Facebook). “The news is that we have a new guitar player Continue reading

Hexfire Reveals New Album "The Fire Of Redemption" Artwork

Hexfire, which recently signed to Nightmare Records , has now revealed the cover artwork for the band’s upcoming album “The Fire of Redemption.” Check out the artwork below. Continue reading

Bolt Thrower Issues Post Tour Message To Fans

British grindcore/death metal veterans Bolt Thrower have posted a message online, in which they look over the festivals and concerts they’ve performed at over the past Summer. The message reads as follows: “We handpicked a small number of festivals to play in 2011, and the first was in June at Hellfest in France. This festival is pretty daunting in size, but has such a great atmosphere, impressive lineup and faultless organisation, you can’t really go wrong Continue reading

Far West Battlefront Working On New Album, Posts Live Video Of New Song

Up and coming Aussie metalers Far West Battlefront are about to begin recording some new tracks with studio wizard, Roman Koester (THE RED SHORE), at Complex Studios. Frederick Nordstrom (AT THE GATES, BRING ME THE HORIZON, I KILLED THE PROM QUEEN, JOB FOR A COWBOY, etc.) will then take charge on mixing and mastering the release. The band has released this live video of a new track, “Brink of Collapse” to whet your appetites: Continue reading