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11:15 - M C Vice Some of the comments seem to be implying the audience groping was part of the act.
10:40 - Overrwatcher You're entering a BLACK METAL concert. It's not going to be a joy ride. She should have just left if she was unhappy about the blood. I'm PC as fuck but the entire world isn't a safe space.
10:36 - Overrwatcher About that article: The actual theatrics sounded cool, the face-in-crotch is what the fuck and completely uncalled for. Blood is metal as fuck. Sexual assault not so much.
09:34 - ScreamingSteelUS I thought of that, too. The answer is no, because getting offended is stupid, but you're welcome to scoff at the ignorance with me.
09:05 - M C Vice Should I be offended that the woman who wrote that article associates the eagle emblem most Germanic states have used since the Roman Empire with nazis?
It has been a busy last few days for In Flames. The Swedes have first premiered the song "The End" and announced their new album Battles to the masses. As if that wasn't enough, they have now also released the song "The Truth" online for public consumption. So, now you have two new In Flames tunes to discover and digest before the album is released on November 11th via Nuclear Blast Records and Eleven Seven Music. Dig in!
U.S. metallers Lesbian have a new album out called Hallucinogenesis on plastic tray digipak via Translation Loss Records. The full-length contains 4 brand new tracks, mostly clocking around 10 minutes each. You can now listen to it in its entirety at Bandcamp. Enjoy their new album!
One of Slipknot's most beloved albums, Iowa (2001), is being performed live in its entirety in San Bernardino, California! The U.S. metallers just announced it and the special event will happen at Ozzfest Meets Knotfest 2016 on September 25th. This year marks the 15th anniversary of the album. If you want to witness it live, make the trip over there!
UK death doom metallers Eye Of Solitude and No Clean Singing have teamed up to premiere their latest album Cenotaph, which will be released on September 1st, and can be pre-ordered here. The band have also recently released a music video featuring the track "This Goodbye, The Goodbye", which can be seen below in case you missed it before. Check out the full album stream here.
A new Lordi song has hit the interweb. The Finnish monsters have premiered a video for the track "Hug You Hardcore" and there are two versions of it, the censored and the uncensored video. Both are available below, for your viewing pleasure, directed by Owe Lingvall. The song is taken from the upcoming album Monstereophonic (Theaterror vs. Demonarchy), to be released September 16th on AFM Records.
Swedish black metal band Nachtlieder, led by mastermind Dagny Susanne, is currently working on a new album. The follow-up to The Female Of The Species released in 2015 is about to enter the pre-production stages right now. We will keep you posted on more album details.
Darkwell have returned after many years of silence with the announcement of a new album, featuring returning singer Alexandra Pittracher, who sung on the band's debut album Suspiria and Conflict Of Interest. The new album titled Moloch is scheduled for release on the 23rd of September 2016 via Massacre Records. Darkwell have also released a new video, premiering the new song "Yoshiwara". It is streaming online and can be viewed below.
Swedish power metallers HammerFall have revealed a new song from their upcoming album, Built To Last, called "The Sacred Vow", along with a lyric video. Now, you can warm up your neck before going to the shows they are doing next year. The record hits stores worldwide this November 4th via Napalm Records.
Start your day with a deathly dose of Asphyx. The Dutch death metal force will release their long awaited new studio album, Incoming Death, on September 30th, 2016 worldwide via Century Media Records. Now, it's time to start listening to some of the music created for this release. The band has launched the first song off the record. Listen to the relentless 2-minute title track here now.
Following the untimely passing of iconic Motörhead bassist/frontman Lemmy Kilmister, the Rainbow Bar & Grill has unveiled a permanent statue of him, who was a regular at the Sunset Strip bar in West Hollywood. One fan, Katon De Pena, singer of LA thrash band Hirax, suggested erecting a statue in honor of Lemmy in his favorite LA haunt, the Rainbow Bar & Grill. The life-size bronze sculpture was commissioned after fans and friends contributed to a fundraising campaign following Lemmy's death in December. The statue is just another reminder that this legend will never die.
Epica have presented the third part of the studio documentary of The Holographic Principle, which gives you another opportunity to hear bits of new music from the album. On this episode, the band focuses on the acoustic recordings, the concept of the album and once again give a detailed look behind the scenes.
After joining Metal Blade, Candiria is now releasing their new album, While They Were Sleeping, their first since 2008. The Brooklyn's musical alchemists - long-known for fusing metal, hardcore, jazz, and hip-hop in a unique blend - will release their new album via Metal Blade Records on October 7th. It was recorded at Spaceman Sound in Brooklyn by Tom Tierney and Alex Mead-Fox, and produced by Candiria. Hear the first single "Mereya" now here.
If you want to listen to the entire new Subrosa album, now you can because For This We Fought The Battle Of Ages is streaming in full online at this location. Enjoy it while you can! The official album release date is tomorrow, August 26th, via Profound Lore Records. When you listen to the album, tell us if you like it or not. Any favourite tracks?
Swedish metal veterans In Flames have revealed some new info about their upcoming album, along with a brand new track. The 12th album will be called Battles and is due to be released on November 11th via Nuclear Blast Records and Eleven Seven Music. The new song, which is available to be listened to in the YouTube player below, is called "The End". Enjoy the new track and feast your eyes on the artwork.
Meshuggah just premiered a brand new track and the eager fans can now listen to it! The new song is called "Born In Dissonance" and will appear on Meshuggah's eighth album, The Violent Sleep Of Reason, out October 7th via Nuclear Blast. Expect some Meshuggah dissonance. Are you happy with it?