Metal news




Marduk - New Album Title Revealed

Swedish black metal band Marduk is currently in the studio finalizing the recording of their 12th studio album, Serpent Sermon. The album is set for a late Spring release. Tracklisting and more info will be unveiled shortly.

Read more ››

Source: facebook.com
Band profile: Marduk
Posted: 06.02.2012 by Nekrokvltist | Comments (4)


Bonded By Blood - To Enter The Studio

Earache Records press release

California's Bonded By Blood are due to enter the studio this weekend to begin recording their as-yet untitled new album.

The follow up to 2010's Exiled To Earth is being recorded with producer and former Machine Head/Soulfly guitarist Logan Mader (Devildriver, Five Finger Death Punch) at Silver Sound and Mt. Olympus Studios in Los Angeles. It will be the band's first album to feature vocalist Mauro Gonzalez and bassist Jessie Sanchez.

"We can't wait for everybody to hear what the new album has in store. It's definitely more diverse and we all had a blast writing it," states guitarist Juan Juarez. "It'll be the first record with Mauro and Jessie, who have been great additions to the line-up, and the four of us really connected well during the writing and rehearsing of this album. The playing on this album will be top-notch. We're glad to be recording in Los Angeles, and excited to work with Logan. We can't wait to get started and we hope everybody enjoys it as much as we do - watch for video updates from the studio! Yeah!"

Read more ››

Source: earachenews.blogspot.com
Band profile: Bonded By Blood
Posted: 06.02.2012 by White Winter Sun | Comments (5)


Primal Fear - Entire New Album Streaming Online

Unbreakable, the brand new album from German power metallers Primal Fear is streaming online in its entirety at this location. The album was released on January 20th, 2012, in Europe and January 24th in North America through Frontiers Records. More album details were previously reported here and here.

Read more ››

Source: metalsucks.net
Band profile: Primal Fear
Posted: 06.02.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (1)


Shadows Fall - New Album Completed

US metalcore act Shadows Fall have finished recording their seventh album at Zing Studios in Westfield, Massachusetts, with producer/engineer and Killswitch Engage/Times Of Grace guitarist Adam Dutkiewicz, which was also involved in the writing process for this new album. The album is expected to be released in the spring through Razor & Tie.

Read more ››

Source: razorandtie.com
Band profile: Shadows Fall
Posted: 06.02.2012 by BoxCar Willy | Comments (2)


Church Of Misery - Previously Unreleased Song Streaming Online

"Despair (At The Cemetery Gates)", a song from US doom metalles Church Of Misery's unreleased album Minstrel Of Mourning is now streaming online for the first time ever and you can listen to it below. The album was recorded in 1993 and will be released later this year through Razorback Recordings.


Read more ››

Source: razorbackrecords.com
Posted: 06.02.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (5)


Moonlyght - Complete Writing New Album

Canadian progressive metallers Moonlyght have finished writing their new album, which will be entitled Return To Desolation, and will start recording it this summer.

Read more ››

Source: myspace.com
Band profile: Moonlyght
Posted: 06.02.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (1)


Scale The Summit - LP Bonus Track Available Online

"Redwoods", a bonus track from US instrumental progressive metallers Scale The Summit's latest output The Collective is now streaming online at this location. The song is featured on the vinyl reissue of The Collective limited to 250 copies released by Prosthetic Records. The song is also available for purchase as a single on iTunes and Amazon.

Read more ››

Source: scalethesummit.com
Posted: 06.02.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (2)


Onheil - Release New Video

"The Fallen Kingdom", a brand new video from Dutch black/death metallers Onheil is now available online and you can watch it below. The song is taken from their latest album Razor, released back in 2009 through Cyclone Empire. The video shows footage shot during the last few years, starting with their first live shows after reforming the band in 2007, going through the recordings and releasing Razor in 2009, and their touring activities in the years after that. The band is currently writing new material for their next album.


Read more ››

Source: onheil.com
Posted: 06.02.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (0)


Naglfar - Reveal New Album Details, New Song Online

Swedish melodic black metallers Naglfar have released details about their forthcoming album, their first studio release since 2007. It will be entitled Téras and is due out March 26th in Europe and March 27th in North America via Century Media Records. The new album features artwork by Niklas Sundin (Dark Tranquillity), who has also designed artwork for bands such as In Flames, Arch Enemy, At The Gates, and many others.

Read more ››

Source: centurymedia.com
Band profile: Naglfar
Posted: 05.02.2012 by pisymbol | Comments (6)


Pandemonium - To Release New Album In March, Song Streaming Online

Polish death/black metallers Pandemonium, which are nominated for Clandestine Cut Of The Year in Metal Storm Awards 2011, announced that they will release their new album Misanthropy on March 10th via Pagan Records. The album was recorded at Viriam Art Studio and will feature guest appearances from Greek vocalist Androniki Skoula (Chaostar, Septicflesh) and Khorzon (Arkona), who recorded all samples and intros. The song "Stones Are Eternal", taken from the album, is currently streaming online and you can listen to it below.

Read more ››

Source: pandemonium.metal.pl
Posted: 05.02.2012 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Sunn O))) - Announce European Tour Dates

US drone doom metallers Sunn O))) have announced a string of European tour dates for June. The band will play in the UK, The Netherlands, Belgium and France. Nurse With Wound and Aluk Todolo will be opening for the band in select shows.

Read more ››

Source: southernlord.com
Band profile: Sunn O)))
Event: Sunn O))): European Tour 2012
Posted: 05.02.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (9)


Todtgelichter - New Album Title Announced

German avantgarde metallers Todtgelichter have announced that their new album will be entitled Apnoe. The band will enter the studio in November to record it and it will be released in 2013.

Read more ››

Source: todtgelichter.de
Band profile: Todtgelichter
Posted: 05.02.2012 by ravendeath | Comments (3)


Triptykon - To Play Special Show In Austria

Swiss extreme metallers Triptykon have announced on their official website that they have been invited to play a very special and exceptional show on June 23rd in Abtenau, Austria, near Salzburg. The concert will take place at a mountain lodge surrounded by the high Alps for a celebration of summer solstice. The number of tickets will be strictly limited to 300 in order to preserve the intimacy and exclusivity of this unique location. More information about the show can be found here.

Read more ››

Source: triptykon.net
Band profile: Triptykon
Posted: 05.02.2012 by thorsdottir | Comments (0)


Ghost - Working On New Album

Swedish psychedelic rockers Ghost have been busy writing new material for a forthcoming album, which will be the follow-up to 2010's Opus Eponymous.

Read more ››

Source: metalinjection.net
Posted: 05.02.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (2)


Pharaoh - New Song Online

"Burn With Me", a brand new song from US metallers Pharaoh is now streaming online at this location. The song is taken from the band's forthcoming album Bury The Light, which will be released on February 24th via Cruz Del Sur Music.

Read more ››

Source: facebook.com
Posted: 05.02.2012 by Cynic Metalhead | Comments (2)