Spain’s progressive metal/rock outfit OBSIDIAN KINGDOM have premiered a video for the track titled "Ball-Room" at No Clean Singing. "Ball-Room" is taken from their ambitious debut album, 'Mantiis – An Agony in Fourteen Bites' and you can check it out here.
Orange County melodic-hardcore band Stick To Your Guns has announced plans to release their fifth studio album, Disobedient, on February 10th via Sumerian Records. In anticipation, the band has debuted a new video for their first single, “Nobody,” today via AltPress.com. Pre-orders will be announced soon.
...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead are celebrating the release of 'IX' in Europe today with the launch of a brand new video for the track 'The Ghost Within'. You can check that out here.
San Francisco noise rock trio, THE CUTTHROATS 9, has confirmed the next phase of touring in support of their newly-released Dissent LP. Following a West Coast run with Black Cobra and Wizard Rifle in May, the outfit will now head further east on the new tour, as they infiltrate the western half of the United States through the first two weeks of November. The tour will hit the Southwest, Gulf Coast and up through the Midwest and then return to several main cities on the West Coast once again. Direct support for THE CUTTHROATS 9 on the entire trek will come from ÆGES.
The Decibel Magazine Tour has established itself as the extreme music destination of the spring, bringing metalheads a thoughtfully curated lineup that celebrates the genre's proud and diverse global legacy. The fourth installment is no different, as Swedish melodeath legends AT THE GATES join forces with U.S. hardcore heroes CONVERGE and U.K. death/doom supergroup VALLENFYRE, with yet one more very special opener to be announced this December.
Six-headed Australian death machine AVERSIONS CROWN have released the official video for their new album track “Vectors” on the official Nuclear Blast YouTube channel. The video can be viewed right here.
Death metal legends MALEVOLENT CREATION have signed a worldwide deal with Century Media Records! Currently working on their upcoming 12th full-length, the band will unleash this new album in 2015 and tour the world in support of it.
Pomona, California's unstoppable XIBALBA has completed tracking their third LP, and are wrapping up the final elements in order to unleash their most monstrous recordings yet in early 2015, once again through Southern Lord Recordings.
Detroit, Michigan's Battlecross are heading back out on the road this November and December. The band had previously been scheduled to perform on the recently cancelled Machine Head tour, and will now headline the US instead! Joining Battlecross on their winter romp are Wretched and War of Ages. The tour begins on November 26 in Grand Rapids, MI, and draws to a conclusion in Worcester, MA at the Palladium.
Swedish black metal tyrants WATAIN will be making their return to North American soil this winter, kicking off a co-headlining tour with MAYHEM in January. The trek also features REVENGE as support, making this a must-see bill! Check here for dates.
Pennsylvania's CODE ORANGE have announced a string of headline shows in the United Kingdom and support shows with the legendary AT THE GATES this coming December. This tour will follow Code Orange's headline Japanese tour in November, which will mark their first time in the territory.
Richmond, VA based death metal powerhouse CANNABIS CORPSE have announced a headlining North American tour. The New Noise Magazine/Metal Underground.com/JSR Merchandise - sponsored tour begins November 28 in Wilmington, NC and will run for a month. Support on all dates comes from MAMMOTH GRINDER, INANIMATE EXISTENCE, as well as soon to be announced, special regional guests.
When King Diamond’s North American tour was announced early this summer, I was immediately excited. I’ve long been a Mercyful Fate/King Diamond fan so the opportunity to finally see the King in action was a godsend.