The Swedish death metallers in Entrails are excited to announce Obliteration, the band's 4th full-length album, due out May 15th through Metal Blade Records. The album was recorded by Entrails guitarist Jimmy Lundqvist at his own Bloodshed Studios, while mastering duties were taken care of by Dan Swanö at Unisound Studios. While the pre-orders are available here, you can view the artwork, read the tracklist and listen to a brand-new song, entitled "Beyond The Flesh", below!
With a bit more than a month to go until the release of the band's third full-length, entitled Saa raa og kald, the Norwegian black metallers in Djevel have revealed "Vaar forbannede jord", the second track from the upcoming album. Saa raa og kald is due out April 30th through Aftermath Music, with pre-orders available here, and the new song can be streamed below.
Long-time drummer Anthony Jude "A.J." Pero, of legendary heavy metal band Twisted Sister, passed away at the age of 55. Pero was a member of Twisted Sister from 1982 to 1986, from 1997 to 1998, and again from 2003 until his death. Pero performed on Adrenaline Mob's last two albums and recently joined Four By Fate, also featuring former Frehley's Comet members Tod Howarth and John Regan.
The sludge metallers in Primitive Man have announced the release of Home Is Where The Hatred Is, featuring four brand-new songs of pure nihilistic hatred, which is due out February 17th through Relapse Records. The EP will be available on standard black vinyl and a limited silver vinyl, with pre-orders available here. Home Is Where The Hatred Is serves as the follow-up to the band's full-length debut Scorn. You can also listen to the opening track "Loathe" available below.
After recently inking a deal to Century Media, the Swedish death metallers Tribulation revealed they're working on a new album. The band now revealed their upcoming full-length album The Children Of The Night is scheduled to be released in April through Century Media. They also revealed the release of The Death & Rebirth Of..., featuring two new tracks from the upcoming album. The EP will be released on black and limited gold 7" vinyl on the band's upcoming North American tour, starting January 28th, supporting Aeon, Cannibal Corpse and Behemoth.
I'm Going To Kill Myself, the brand-new and third full-length by US metallers Black Sheep Wall, is streaming exclusively in its entirety over at Lambgoat. The album is due out January 27th through Season Of Mist. Compromised of only 4 songs, with one song being over 30 minutes, it clocks in at over 60 minutes. Listen to I'm Going To Kill Myselfhere and, please, don't kill yourself*!
The sludge mongers in Lord Dying have granted Loudwire to exclusively stream the band's upcoming album Poisoned Altars in its entirety. Poisoned Altars is due out in a week from today through Relapse Records, which will also be the band's debut on the label. Stream the album here and get your fix now!
The Swedish extreme metallers in Shiningrecently revealed the recording of a new album, due out in 2015. The band's manager Patricia Thomas revealed today album number nine, entitled IX - Everyone, Everything, Everywhere, Ends, is due out April 20th through Season Of Mist.
The French symphonic metallers Penumbra are back and have just wrapped up the recording of the band's new album: Era 4.0. The band recorded Era 4.0 last December and will enter the studio again in late February for the final touches of the follow-up to 2003's Seclusion. Are you excited for their first full-length release in 12 years?
The sludge metallers in The Body and Thou recently announced their creation of You, Whom I Have Always Hated, due out January 27th through Thrill Jockey. The bands have now given us the chance to listen to their version of "Terrible Lie", originally by the industrial giant Nine Inch Nails, for your listening (dis)pleasure. Pre-order the collaboration here and listen to the filth-drenched cover below!
Hyping for the new Torche album Restarter and you've played the previously announced song enough? Well, lo and behold, Torche have now given Pitchfork the opportunity to stream "Annihilation Affair" from the band's upcoming album, due out starting on February 20th through Relapse Records. Listen to the new song here and enjoy!
With the recent departure of vocalist Brandon Butler and lots of teasing about what's coming next, the progressive deathcore band Veil Of Maya are pleased to announce Lukas Magyar. What way is better than announcing the new vocalist than with a brand-new song, though? Listen to Lukas roar and scream his way through "Phoenix" in the lyrics video below!
"I Am The Flail Of The Lord", a brand new song from the UK post-black metal band Caïna, can now be streamed in the YouTube video located below. (edit: video removed) The song comes from the band's upcoming album Setter Of Unseen Snares, due out January 20th on opaque white vinyl, limited to 500 copies, through Broken Limbs Recordings, COF Records and Skin & Bones Records. Quite the start for the new year, isn't it?
A few months ago, the French technical death metal quintet Gorod revealed they're working on a new album, to be released in 2015. Now the band released a guitar playthrough of a new song, entitled "Celestial Nature", which you can behold below. Does it sound (and look) promising to you?
As previously announced, the Australian one-man atmospheric Black Metal band Midnight Odyssey are set to release its new double album Shards Of Silver Fade in Spring of 2015 through I, Voidhanger Records. You can now hear the 14-minute long epic "Hunter Of The Celestial Sea" below and read the lyrics in the YouTube description. How's that for an ending of the year?