Arch Enemy will bring their world tour for War Eternal to Latin America in January/February 2015. The melodic death metallers recently announced a string of tour dates for Mexico, Colombia, Chile, Brazil, Argentina and Ecuador. Arch Enemy will arrive to South America after blasting stages in North America and Europe. Get ready!
Have you ever heard of Serious Black? They are a new melodic metal supergroup that features some long-standing veterans in the scene, such as guitarist Roland Grapow (Masterplan, ex-Helloween) and drummer Thomen Stauch (Savage Circus, ex-Blind Guardian). Bassist Mario Lochert (Emergency Gate), keyboardist Jan Vacik (ex-Dreamscape) and guitarist Dominik Sebastian (Edenbridge) together with their sixth member, singer Urban Breed (ex-Tad Morose), have created a debut album, As Daylight Breaks, that will be released on January 16th via AFM Records. Take a look at the album cover below.
According to Michael Fischer of KNAC.com, Mick Zane, lead guitarist and founding member of the 1980s heavy metal band Malice, will reportedly undergo brain surgery today after he was diagnosed with a small brain tumor. Mick Zane, who has yet to find out if his tumor is malignant or not, has been in the studio writing and recording material for his first ever solo album. The project, which was set to feature some guest players on various tracks, has been put on hold.
Post-metallers Last Minute To Jaffna have joined the Argonauta Records roster. Born in Torino (Italy) in 2005, the band released their first EP in 2006. With their 2008 debut album Volume I, they marked a better refinement of their own music style, also touring intensively throughout Europe, even opening for Isis at Torino's main independent festival. Now, the new album Volume II is set to be released in the beginning of 2015. It was recorded and mixed by Lorenzo Stecconi (Ufomammut) and mastered by Collin Jordan (Yob, Corrections House, Minsk).
Danish black/post-metallers Redwood Hill are giving us for streaming their sophomore full-length effort entitled Collider and you can check it out right now on Bandcamp. Tell us how this stuff compares to the band's previous album Descender released last year. Which one do you prefer?
American metallers All That Remains have shared a new song online. Two years have passed since the metalcore outfit released A War You Cannot Win. "No Knock" is the brand new song that you can now stream in the YouTube clip below. The track should appear on the band's next album, which was recorded with producer Josh Wilbur and is planned for a 2015 release via Razor & Tie. For now, you can listen to the new song below.
Good news for Rob Zombie fans. Rob Zombie is in the studio finishing up a new album to follow Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor, released last year. The work is happening where he recorded the White Zombie album Astro Creep: 2000 - Songs Of Love, Destruction And Other Synthetic Delusions Of The Electric Head in 1994. The new album is expected to drop in 2015.
Currently on tour on European soil, Suicide Silence have released the official music video for the song "Inherit The Crown". The track appears on the California deathcore group's most recent album You Can't Stop Me, released this year and the first to feature new vocalist Hernan "Eddie" Hermida. The clip was filmed while on tour in the United States with The Black Dahlia Murder recently. Do you like it?
Hard rockers Danko Jones have recently announced the release of their new album Fire Music, which is due out on February 6th-11th, 2015. Below you find a teaser clip with footage from the 2014 Motörhead's Motörboat cruise, their show at Gröna Lund in Stockholm in May this year and the recording of the new album. You get to hear the new track "Gonna Be A Fight Tonight". Enjoy!
Canadian metallers Striker have just released a brand new music video for the song "Start Again" online. You can watch the clip, written & directed by Lindsay Robinson on the YouTube player below. Enjoy!
Ensiferum have finally announced the title of their new album. It will be called One Man Army as some have guessed before when their European tour was confirmed. The Finnish folk metallers have completed work on their upcoming new record after spending the last few weeks at Astia Studio in Lappeenranta in Finland with producer Anssi Kippo. Mark your calendars for a 2015 release on February 24th in North America, and February 23/20 in UK/Europe through Metal Blade Records.
Soon enough you will be able to hear new material from Faith No More. After revealing that they would finally release a new album next year which will be 18 years after they released Album Of The Year, now they reveal their new single. The alternative metallers new single is called Motherfucker and is coming out worldwide on December 9th digitally via Ipecac Recordings. The band has already played the song live.
As previously reported, German metallers U.D.O. are releasing a new album which is scheduled for a January 23rd, 2015 release. Decadent will be their 15th full length album and is already completed and mastered by Jacob Hansen. Now the band has revealed the album tracklist. Check it out below.
As the release of Live With Intronaut approaches, Cloudkicker release a video for "Push It Way Up". The band has created a video from footage of the tour Cloudkicker did together with Intronaut earlier this year. Enjoy the video below!