Madball Posts New Video “Freight Train” Online

New York hardcore veterans Madball has posted a new music video online for the song, “Freight Train.” You can check it out below. The track comes from the band’s latest album, “For The Cause,” which was released through Nuclear Blast Entertainment in June of this year.

The band will also be teaming up with Suicidal Tendencies for a series of shows across North America, which will occur on the following dates:

09/18 Phoenix, AZ – The Pressroom
09/19 Albuquerque, NM – Sunshine Theater
09/21 Dallas, TX – Gas Monkey Bar And Grill
09/22 San Antonio, TX – AT&T Center (‘River City Rockfest‘) (no Madball)
09/23 Houston, TX – House Of Blues
09/25 Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade
09/27 Greensboro, NC – Cone Denim Entertainment Center
09/28 Louisville, KY – Champions Park (‘Louder Than Life‘) (no Madball)
09/29 Flint, MI – The Machine Shop
10/01 Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue
10/03 Des Moines, IA – Wooly’s
10/05 Denver, CO – Summit
10/06 Salt Lake City, UT – The Complex

The band themselves also have the below headlining dates booked around that run:

09/20 Lubbock, TX – Jakes Sport Bar
09/22 San Antonio, TX – Alamo City Music Hall
09/30 Chicago, IL – Cobra Lounge
10/24 Ocala, FL – Alchemy Ballroom (feat. Vietnom & Coldside)
10/25 Orlando, FL – Soundbar (feat. Comeback Kid)
10/26 Miami, FL – Churchills (feat. Comeback Kid)

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Machine Head Debut New Music Video For “Volatile”

Machine Head premiere a music video for their song “Volatile” featuring live footage captured during their UK touring. The track is featured on their latest album, “Catharsis“.

Machine Head will out touring North America this fall on this headlining run:

10/04 Sacramento, CA – Ace Of Spades
10/06 Missoula, MT – The Wilma
10/08 Calgary, AB – Palace Theatre
10/09 Edmonton, AB – Union Hall
10/10 Saskatoon, SK – Louis
10/12 Winnipeg, MB – The Garrick
10/13 Minot, ND – The Original
10/15 Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue (rescheduled show)
10/17 Madison, WI – Majestic Theatre (rescheduled show)
10/18 Des Moines, IA – Wooly’s (rescheduled show)
10/19 Kansas City, MO – Truman
10/20 Joliet, IL – The Forge
10/22 Cleveland, OH – Agora (rescheduled show)
10/23 Grand Rapids, MI – Intersection
10/24 Detroit, MI – Majestic Theatre (rescheduled show)
10/26 Ft. Wayne, IN – Clyde Theatre
10/27 Columbus, OH – Newport
10/29 Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE (rescheduled show)
10/30 Hartford, CT – The Webster
10/31 Huntington, NY – Paramount
11/02 Sayreville, NJ – Starland
11/03 Richmond, VA – National
11/04 Baltimore, MD – Soundstage
11/07 Asheville, NC – Orange Peel
11/09 Louisville, KY – Mercury Ballroom
11/10 Nashville, KY – Exit In
11/11 Charlotte, NC – Underground
11/13 Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Revolution
11/14 Tampa, FL – The Ritz
11/16 New Orleans, LA – House Of Blues
11/17 Austin, TX – Emos
11/18 Lubbock, TX – Jake’s
11/20 Tucson, AZ – Club X
11/21 San Diego, CA – House Of Blues
11/23 Anaheim, CA – House Of Blues
11/24 Santa Cruz, CA – Catalyst

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Fozzy Posts New Video, “Burn Me Out” Online

Fozzy, the heavy metal band formed by Stuck Mojo founder Rich Ward and wrestling legend Chris Jericho, has posted their new music video online for the song, “Burn Me Out.” You can check it out below. The song is the third single from the band’s latest album, “Judas,” following the title track and “Painless” and is available now through Century Media Records.

The band are currently on tour in Europe, performing at a number of festivals including Bloodstock Open Air, Wacken Open Air and Leyendas del Rock, after which they will be embarking on a headlining tour of North America.

The North American dates are as follows:

August 24 – Atlanta, GA – Smith’s Olde Bar *
August 26 – Huntsville, AL – Sidetracks Music Hall
August 29 – Clarksville, TN – O’Connor’s
August 31 – Little Rock, AR – The Revolution Music Room
September 6 – Omaha, NE – The Waiting Room
September 7 – Des Moines, IA – Val Air Ballroom
September 8 – Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue
September 9 – Fargo, ND – Sanctuary
September 12 – St. Louis, MO – Delmar Hall
September 13 – Indianapolis, IN – Vouge
September 14 – Ft. Wayne, IN – Piere’s
September 15 – Columbus, OH – Newport Music Hall
September 16 – Cincinnati, OH – Bogart’s
September 18 – Louisville, KY – Mercury Ballroom **
September 19 – Charlotte, NC – The Underground
September 20 – Jacksonville, NC – Tarheel Concert Lounge
September 21 – Huntington, WV – Planetfest at Riverfront Park
September 22 – Greenville, SC – The Firmament
September 25 – Savannah, GA – The Stage on Bar
September 27 – Lake Buena Vista, FL – House of Blues
September 28 – Tampa, FL – The Orpheum **
September 29 – Ft. Lauderdale, FL – The Culture Room **

* Adelitas Way and Stone Broken do not appear
** Stone Broken does not appear

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Fozzy Posts New Video, “Burn Me Out” Online

Fozzy, the heavy metal band formed by Stuck Mojo founder Rich Ward and wrestling legend Chris Jericho, has posted their new music video online for the song, “Burn Me Out.” You can check it out below. The song is the third single from the band’s latest album, “Judas,” following the title track and “Painless” and is available now through Century Media Records.

The band are currently on tour in Europe, performing at a number of festivals including Bloodstock Open Air, Wacken Open Air and Leyendas del Rock, after which they will be embarking on a headlining tour of North America.

The North American dates are as follows:

August 24 – Atlanta, GA – Smith’s Olde Bar *
August 26 – Huntsville, AL – Sidetracks Music Hall
August 29 – Clarksville, TN – O’Connor’s
August 31 – Little Rock, AR – The Revolution Music Room
September 6 – Omaha, NE – The Waiting Room
September 7 – Des Moines, IA – Val Air Ballroom
September 8 – Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue
September 9 – Fargo, ND – Sanctuary
September 12 – St. Louis, MO – Delmar Hall
September 13 – Indianapolis, IN – Vouge
September 14 – Ft. Wayne, IN – Piere’s
September 15 – Columbus, OH – Newport Music Hall
September 16 – Cincinnati, OH – Bogart’s
September 18 – Louisville, KY – Mercury Ballroom **
September 19 – Charlotte, NC – The Underground
September 20 – Jacksonville, NC – Tarheel Concert Lounge
September 21 – Huntington, WV – Planetfest at Riverfront Park
September 22 – Greenville, SC – The Firmament
September 25 – Savannah, GA – The Stage on Bar
September 27 – Lake Buena Vista, FL – House of Blues
September 28 – Tampa, FL – The Orpheum **
September 29 – Ft. Lauderdale, FL – The Culture Room **

* Adelitas Way and Stone Broken do not appear
** Stone Broken does not appear

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Twitching Tongues Premiere Full Album Stream For “Gaining Purpose Through Passionate Hatred”

A full album stream of the recently released Twitching Tongues effort “Gaining Purpose Through Passionate Hatred” has been shared by Metal Blade below.

The group will soon be out with Hatebreed, Crowbar and more on this tour:

03/15 Boston, MA – House of Blues (Hatebreed only) (feat. Dropkick Murphys)
03/16 Syracuse, NY – Westcott Theater
03/17 Flint, MI – The Machine Shop
03/18 Grand Rapids, MI – The Intersection
03/19 Millvale, PA – Mr. Smalls Theatre
03/20 Joliet, IL – The Forge
03/21 Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue
03/22 Omaha, NE – Sokol Auditorium
03/23 Des Moines, IA – Wooly’s
03/24 Milwaukee, WI – The Rave
03/25 Indianapolis, IN – Deluxe at Old National Centre
03/26 Nashville, TN – Exit/In
03/27 St. Louis, MO – Delmar Hall
03/28 Columbus, OH – Newport Music Hall
03/29 Reading, PA – Reverb
03/30 Providence, RI – Fete Music Hall (Hatebreed only with local support)

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American Head Charge Bassist Chad Hanks Dead At 46 Following Battle With Terminal Illness

American Head Charge bassist Chad Hanks passed away this weekend. Hanks was said to be 46-years-old at the time of his death and friends have indicated his battle was with cancer. Various other social media posts suggest he was suffering from kidney and liver failure. Tributes from friends, family and fans have been pouring in across Facebook in the wake of the sad news. A benefit show/public memorial in his honor has been announced for November 26th at the First Avenue in Minneapolis, MN with proceeds going towards his funeral expenses. Donations for his final expenses are being fielded via chadhanksbenefit@gmail.com and are encouraged to be sent as a friends and family/gift to avoid fees.

Frontman Cameron Heacock shared the following pic of himself with Hanks:

Former guitarist Ted Hallows commented:

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Mac Sabbath Announces U.S. Tour Dates With Okilly Dokilly

It’s finally happening everyone: Mac Sabbath is touring with Okilly Dokilly. Yep, McDonald’s themed doom is colliding with Ned Flanders-themed metal. Also on the epic Mockstrosity tour bill will be Metalachi, the world’s first and only heavy metal mariachi band. Catch the show on any of these dates:

3/8/17 – Omaha, NE @ The Waiting Room Lounge
3/9/17 – Milwaukee, WI @ Turner Hall Ballroom
3/10/17 – Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue & 7th St Entry
3/11/17 – Chicago, IL @ Reggies (tix: http://bit.ly/2dfxLIb)
3/12/17 – Arlington Heights, IL @ HOME – House Of Music & Entertainment
3/14/17 – Saint Louis, MO @ The Firebird
3/15/17 – Nashville, TN @ Exit/In
3/16/17 – Louisville, KY @ Headliners Music Hall
3/17/17 – Lexington, KY @ Cosmic Charlie’s
3/18/17 – Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall
3/21/17 – Detroit, MI @ Magic Stick
3/22/17 – Cleveland, OH @ The Beachland Ballroom and Tavern
3/23/17 – Buffalo, NY @ Tralf Music Hall
3/24/17 – Syracuse, NY @ The Westcott Theater
3/25/17 – Worcester, MA @ Worcester Palladium
3/28/17 – Montclair, NJ @ The Wellmont Theater
3/29/17 – New York City, NY @ (le) poisson rouge
3/30/17 – Richmond, VA @ The Broadberry
3/31/17 – Washington, DC @ Black Cat DC
4/1/17 – Asheville, NC @ The Grey Eagle
4/2/17 – Memphis, TN @ New Daisy Theatre
4/5/17 – San Diego, CA @ Brick By Brick (* without Okilly Dokilly)

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Satan Posts Full New “Atom By Atom” Album Online

Satan’s “Atom By Atom” may not be dropping until October 16 (Listenable Records), but today the full album comes online for advance listening – check it out in the Bandcamp player below.

Captured at Newcastle’s First Avenue Studios, and mixed and mastered by Dario Mollo (Crossbones, The Cage, Voodoo Hill) who helmed the band’s 2013’s album “Life Sentence,” new album “Atom By Atom” includes a collaboration with Angel Witch’s Kevin Heybourne as well as the striking cover renderings of Eliran Kantor (Testament, Sodom, Sigh, Iced Earth etc.). The track listing is:

1. Farewell Evolution 04:34
2. Fallen Saviour 04:14
3. Ruination 05:29
4. The Devil’s Infantry 04:58
5. Atom by Atom 03:59
6. In Contempt 04:51
7. My Own God 04:35
8. Ahriman 04:00
9. Bound in Enmity 04:04
10. The Fall of Persephone 06:50

Atom by Atom by SATAN

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Cavalera Conspiracy Streaming New Lyric Video “Not Losing the Edge”

Cavalera Conspiracy has released a lyric video for the track “Not Losing the Edge” taken from the band’s latest effort “Pandemonium” which was released in November of 2014 via Napalm Records.

Check it out below.

The band has recently announced a North American headline tour supported by Death Angel, Corrosion of Conformity Blind, and Lody Kong. A complete list of dates can be found below:

4/10: El Paso, TX @ Tricky Falls
4/11: Dallas, TX @ Gas Monkey Live
4/12: Austin, TX @ Empire Control Room & Garage
4/13: Houston, TX @ Scout Bar
4/15: Raleigh, NC @ Lincoln Theater
4/16: Amityville, NY @ Revolution
4/17: Worcester, MA @ The Palladium
4/19: New York, NY @ Marlin Room @ Webster Hall
4/20: Baltimore, MD @ Baltimore Sound Stage
4/21: Cleveland, OH @ Agora Ballroom
4/22: Pontiac, MI @ The Crofoot
4/23: Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall
4/24: Joliet, IL @ Mojoes*
4/25: Milwaukee, WI @ The Rave*
4/27: Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue
4/28: Lawrence, KS @ Granada
4/29: Denver, CO @ Summit Music Hall
5/1: Seattle, WA @ Studio Seven
5/2: Portland, OR @ Hawthorne Theater
5/3: San Francisco, CA @ The Regency Ballroom
5/4: Hollywood, CA @ House of Blues
5/5: Tempe, AZ @ Marquee Theater

*No COC, support from King Hitter on this show*

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Ides Of Gemini Adds More U.S. Tour Dates

In addition to a previously announced live run supporting Mountain Goats, the West Coast sound alchemists from Ides Of Gemini are pleased to reveal a gaggle of headlining shows this Spring.

With various performances scattered prior to and preceding the tour, the band will bring eclectic sonic rituals to Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Indiana, Missouri, Colorado, and Utah with even more exhibitions in their plotting stages. See confirmed dates below.

3/29/2015 Mango’s – Houston, TX
3/30/2015 Siberia – New Orleans, LA
4/01/2015 Thirsty Hippo – Hattiesburg, MS

w/ Mountain Goats
4/02/2015 Mercy Lounge – Nashville, TN
4/03/2015 Grey Eagle – Asheville, NC
4/04/2015 The Jinx – Savannah, GA
4/07/2015 Cat’s Cradle – Carrboro, NC
4/08/2015 9:30 Club – Washington, DC
4/09/2015 Webster Hall – New York, NY
4/10/2015 Saint Vitus Bar – Brooklyn, NY (no Mountain Goats)
4/11/2015 City Winery – New York, NY
4/12/2015 City Winery – New York, NY
4/13/2015 Union Transfer – Philadelphia, PA
4/14/2015 House of Blues – Boston, MA
4/16/2015 Bogart’s – Cincinnati, OH
4/17/2015 Majestic Theatre – Detroit, MI
4/18/2015 Vic Theatre – Chicago, IL
4/19/2015 First Avenue – Minneapolis, MN
4/21/2015 Headliners – Louisville, KY
4/22/2015 Wexner Center – Columbus, OH
4/23/2015 Mr. Smalls Theatre – Millvale, PA

Ides Of Gemini
4/24/2015 Wunderkammer Art Gallery – Fort Wayne, IN
4/26/2015 Riot Room – Kansas City, MO
4/27/2015 Larimer Lounge – Denver, CO
4/28/2015 Metro Bar – Salt Lake City, UT

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