07:48 - scapeplan I AM JUST A SPECTATOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO OR
07:44 - BoxCar Willy Sweet, picked up over 60 punk CDs and cassettes today. w00t.
07:37 - psykometal Guess I've been fortunate enough to not attract any such people...lol
07:37 - psykometal Well, I don't associate with anybody who listens to such rubbish. Not because I avoid those people like an elitist, just that literally none of my friends listen to that kind of music.
07:33 - Jaeryd17 You haven't heard of One Direction yet? Lucky you, you must shelter yourself well from the barrage of pop-bullshit that's all over the place. They're a really dull, cliche, by the numbers boy band. Like 5 of Justin Bieber.
05:36 - psykometal Oh One Direction is a band? Lol, I was wondering what he meant be a "one direction tour banner". I thought he meant the banner only went in a single direction. Lol. Grammar fail ftw.
Iced Earth's drummer Brent Smedley has announced his departure from the band, owing to personal responsibilities. After recording three albums in his third, seven-year-long stint with Iced Earth, Smedley will be departing to devote more time to his older family members in Jacksonville, Florida.
As if unveiling the cover art for their new album Deceiver Of The Gods yesterday wasn't enough, Amon Amarth mean business and have a new treat for fans today, this time a brand new song. All you have to do is head over to the band's official website or here to hear "Deceiver Of The Gods" right now. You can also download the title track for free at the same location.
German metal band Downfall Of Gaia has announced the first leg of European tour dates for this coming April/May. The 17-country-spanning tour will begin on April 3rd in Coburg, Germany. Check out the complete list of dates below the tour flyer. The band will be touring in support of their latest new album, Suffocating In The Swarm Of Cranes, released on October 9th, 2012 via Metal Blade Records.
German metalcore/melodic death metal outfit Heaven Shall Burn have revealed the cover art for their new album titled Veto. The album is due to be released on the 22nd of April in Europe, and the 30th of April in North America via Century Media Records.
February 5th is right around the corner and that is exactly the day when the new Kongh opus, Sole Creation, hits stores in Europe. For now, you have the chance to listen to "Skymning", the 4th and final song on the album through the player below. The album will be released on February 19th in North America via Agonia Records.
Swedish melodic metal outfit Soilwork together with the folks at Nuclear Blast have shared a new single entitled "Spectrum Of Eternity", available for streaming below. Check it out and let us know what you think. One can also download the single for free here. The song is off the band's new upcoming album, The Living Infinite which has been scheduled for release on February 27th in Asia via Marquee Records, in Europe on March 1st, and in North America on March 5th through Nuclear Blast Records.
The new Rotting Christ album might only be coming out in March but today you can listen to the opening track "In Yumen - Xibalba" and something new from the band since Aealo. The six-minute track is available for free download over here, provided you enter your email in the widget and follow the guidelines. You will receive an email with a link to download the song.
Derelict Earth's new album Below The Empty Skies was released on Bandcamp on December 16th, 2012. It is now available for download and streaming at any price (including for free) at this location. Enjoy. The cover artwork was created by Manthos Lappas.
Australian groove progressive outfit Circles has unleashed a new video for their new single entitled "Another Me". This song is taken off the band's upcoming new debut album scheduled for release in the spring of next year. The single was released through Basick Records and is available for a free download at this location.
Still no news about the release date for Arsis upcoming opus, Unwelcome. However, the band's new six-song EP, Lepers Caress, is now available for free download and streaming, as promised, at this location.
Metallica is gearing up for the release of Quebec Magnetic on DVD & Blu-ray. This new DVD includes 26 songs plus bonus material and over three hours of footage recorded live at Colisée Pepsi in Quebec City, Quebec on October 31st and November 1st, 2009. You can now watch the DVD's trailer below. The DVD was shot by Wayne Isham.
Welsh metallers Bullet For My Valentine are a surprise confirmation for Download 2013. The announcement was made after Bullet For My Valentine mistakenly posted Download Festival dates on the tour page of their official website. Download Festival booker Andy Copping has later confirmed via Twitter that Bullet For My Valentine have indeed been added to the 2013 line-up.
Stoner legends Corrosion Of Conformity release today a free a five-track EP courtesy of Scion A/V titled Megalodon. The EP features the original three-piece lineup of guitarist Woody Weatherman, bassist Mike Dean and drummer Reed Mullin. You can now listen to and download the new tracks over here.
After what seemed to be an eternity (5 years), today is your chance to listen to some new Antimatter material. "Paranova", the first single off the atmospheric rockers new upcoming album, Fear Of A Unique Identity, is now available for download at this location for the small price of your email address.