Chicago psychedelic doom rock conjurors and recent Metal Blade signees, MOUNT SALEM, will embark on a full headlining tour this May! The trek will pillage its way through select cities between Chicago and Los Angeles, and includes one-off shows in New Mexico and Arizona opening up for doom legends, Saint Vitus! MOUNT SALEM will be touring in support of their Endless EP.
Technical death metal masters, ORIGIN, have inked a European record deal with Agonia Records. Band's new album - the follow-up to 2011's "Entity" - is entitled "Omnipresent" and will be made available this Summer. Cover artwork, track-list and other vital details will be revealed shortly.
NYHC legends Madball details their upcoming full length Hardcore Lives,
LA's recently reformed rock band Failure have announced additional dates to extend their upcoming headlining tour.
NC metalcore act Between the Buried and Me announce a series of tour dates preceding their previously announced stint with Meshuggah.
Midwestern heavy hitters EXPIRE recently wrapped recording on their second full-length at Howl Street Recordings in Milwaukee. Following its completion, the album went into the hands of Jay Maas at Getaway Studios for mastering and is now ready to be heard
NYC-based mob, WHITE WIDOWS PACT, confirms that the tracking of their impending debut LP has been completed. The album was captured at the Wild Arctic with Dean Baltulonis over the past several weeks, and is being finalized now for release on a label to be determined later this year.
Finnish Funeral Doom Metal band TYRANNY have signed with Dark Descent Records for the release of the band's long-awaited follow up to 2005's Tides of Awakening. The as-of-yet-untitled album is scheduled for release later this year.
Boston, Massachusetts-based technical metal act, Revocation, has been carving a path to the top of the extreme metal heap since their inception back in 2006. During the last eight years, the band has released full-length albums (one self-released, three on Relapse Records), and a free EP with Scion A/V. As the band prepares album number five, they begin a brand new chapter of their career by signing a worldwide deal with Metal Blade Records.
Now playing at Revolver Mag's website is a bludgeoning new track from Lewistown, Pennsylvania-based hardcore bandits, BENCHPRESS.
Candlelight Records today confirms June 24th as the North American release date of IX, the new album from CORROSION OF CONFORMITY. Produced by the band and long-time comrade John Custer, the album and lead single "On Your Way" will be available for preorders via iTunes, Amazon, and other popular outlets beginning May 13th.
Critically-acclaimed, genre-defying southern quintet KYLESA has announced a summer European headlining tour. The tour, which begins on June 9 will see the band hitting various territories across Germany, Poland, Italy, France, Austria, and more before ending in Moscow on July 16.
MACHINE HEAD are proud to announce their first round of tour dates in 2014 for North America. The 11 date "Killers & Kings Tour" will serve as an album primer for more dates in the U.S., but more importantly will hit numerous cities that MACHINE HEAD hasn't headlined in for over a decade, or in several cases, never headlined, or even played, at all.