What is Metal Storm?

Metal Storm is an international metal website with over 2.5 million pageviews per month. Approximately 50% of our users come from Europe, 40% from North America and 10% from the rest of the world. Our main goal is to provide information about metal bands and the international metal scene: news, events, releases, reviews, interviews and so on. All site members are allowed to submit information/reviews/articles, which are afterwards checked by the Staff members.

contents | ››
Metal news




Cannibal Corpse - Announce U.S. Tour With Hate Eternal & Harm's Way

Influential death metallers Cannibal Corpse have announced a tour of the United States through Metal Blade Record's Facebook page. The tour will be featuring Erik Rutan's brutal death band Hate Eternal and Chicago "sludgecore" band Harm's Way.

Read more ››

Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Cannibal Corpse
Posted: Today by VIG | Comments (0)


Eyehategod - Guitarist Brian Patton Explains Decision To Leave Band

After a three-week European headlining tour, sludge metallers Eyehategod will return to North American stages this week for the second leg of their tour supporting Black Label Society and Corrosion Of Conformity. However, the band will be playing as a four-piece as longtime guitarist Brian Patton, who's been missing in action on the last few Eyehategod journeys, recently issued a statement regarding his decision to leave the band.

Read more ››

Source: earsplitcompound.com
Band profile: Eyehategod
Posted: Today by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Kingcrow - Share New Album's Title Track

Today, there's new music from Kingcrow available for streaming. The Italian progressive metallers present the title track and first single from their impending The Persistence LP, set for worldwide release on September 7th through Sensory Records. Check out the impressive 7-minute track right here!

Read more ››

Source: kingcrow.it
Band profile: Kingcrow
Posted: Today by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Born Of Osiris - New Single Released

Progressive deathcore outfit Born Of Osiris has released a brand new single called "Silence The Echo". It is out now on all digital platforms via Sumerian Records. The band is currently touring as part of The Summer Slaughter Tour with Between The Buried And Me. Just last year, Born Of Osiris released The Eternal Reign, a re-release of their 2007 EP The New Reign.

Read more ››

Source: sumerianrecords.com
Band profile: Born Of Osiris
Posted: Today by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Black River - Recording New Album

The Polish group Black River is back and they are recording their third album! The band featuring Behemoth's bassist Tomasz "Orion" Wróblewski and Dimmu Borgir's drummer Dariusz "Daray" Brzozowski has entered the studio and their third full-length is tentatively due in the first quarter of 2019 via Mystic Production.

Read more ››

Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Black River
Posted: Today by BloodTears | Comments (1)


Riverside - Reveal New Album Artwork, Tracklist

Progressive metallers Riverside have revealed that their upcoming seventh studio album Wasteland will be released via their longtime label partner Inside Out Music on September 28th, 2018. The album will once again feature artwork designed by longtime visual partner Travis Smith (Opeth, Devin Townsend, etc.) and the tracklist has also been revealed.

Read more ››

Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Riverside
Posted: 17.07.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (7)


Decapitated - Unleash Music Video

Ahead of the upcoming European tour, Polish death metal masters Decapitated have released a music video for the song "Kill The Cult". The track comes from their latest album, Anticult, which was released July 7th, 2017 via Nuclear Blast Records. The clip was directed by Lukasz Jaszak, who previously directed the music video for "Never" and created the cover art for Decapitated's three most recent albums.

Read more ››

Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Decapitated
Posted: 17.07.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Deftones - Announce 'Dia De Los Deftones' Fest

Deftones are entering the festival business. They have announced the first annual "Dia de los Deftones" festival in San Diego. The one-day fest will take place on November 3rd at Petco Park at the Park. In addition to Deftones, the festival boasts performances from Future, Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda, Rocket From the Crypt, Doja Cat, Ho99o9, Vein, and Vowws.

Read more ››

Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Deftones
Posted: 17.07.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Towards Atlantis Lights - New Material Coming

Funeral doom metal vagabonds Towards Atlantis Lights, featuring members of Pantheist, Aphonic Threnody and Void Of Silence, will come back in 2019 with a new release. More details are not known so far, but stay tuned (and doom) for more. The band released their debut album, Dust Of Aeons, this year.

Read more ››

Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Towards Atlantis Lights
Posted: 17.07.2018 by Bad English | Comments (0)


Behemoth - To Headline North American Tour This Fall

This October/November, Polish black/death overlords Behemoth will hit the road across North America to headline the 'Ecclesia Diabolica America 2018 e.v.' tour. Featuring special guests At The Gates and Wolves In The Throne Room. Behemoth recently completed work on their 11th full-length album, which will see a worldwide release via Metal Blade Records (North America) / Nuclear Blast (Europe) this fall. Stay tuned for more details coming soon.

Read more ››

Source: metalblade.com
Band profile: Behemoth
Event: Behemoth: Ecclesia Diabolica North America Tour 2018
Posted: 17.07.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (7)


Kvelertak - Vocalist Erlend Hjelvik Quits Band

Kvelertak has lost an important piece of their puzzle, their singer Erlend Hjelvik. The Norwegian band has just announced via their Facebook page that he is parting ways with Kvelertak after three albums, Nattesferd (2016) being the last. The group will announce their newest member at the upcoming show on July 20th, at Fjellparken, Norway and is currently working on their next album, intended for release in 2019.

Read more ››

Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Kvelertak
Posted: 16.07.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Angra - Premiere Music Video

Prog/power metallers Angra have captured the atmosphere of their fan-favorite song in a new music video, which the band has officially premiered. The video features both Brazilian singer Sandy and Alissa White-Gluz of Arch Enemy. You might recognize "Black Widow's Web" from their latest album, ØMNI, released earlier this year.

Read more ››

Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Angra
Posted: 16.07.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (5)


Windhand - Unveil Artwork And Teaser For New Album

Virginia's stoner doom metal quartet Windhand have announced a full fall North American tour with Satan's Satyrs and give us a glimpse of what's to come on their forthcoming album, Eternal Return, coming October 5th on Relapse Records. Feast your eyes on the cover art right here.

Read more ››

Source: label.relapse.com
Band profile: Windhand
Posted: 16.07.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Ævangelist - Announce New Album, Debut New Song

American blackened death metal duo Ævangelist are preparing to release a new album. This will be their fifth studio album and follows 2015's Enthrall To The Void Of Bliss. You can already hear a track from Matricide In The Temple Of Omega below with more to be shared in the near future. Enjoy the 13-minute "Omen Of The Barren Womb."

Read more ››

Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Ævangelist
Posted: 16.07.2018 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Ænimus - Sign With Nuclear Blast, To Tour US With Pathology

California-based metallers Ænimus are thrilled to announce that they have officially signed a worldwide record deal with Nuclear Blast Records. The band also confirmed that they will be joining Pathology as direct support on the 'Brutal Annihilation tour' across the West Coast part of the States' this August. Dates can be found on the official tour flyer below.

Read more ››

Source: nuclearblast.de
Band profile: Ænimus
Posted: 16.07.2018 by Abattoir | Comments (0)