Ensiferum Still Working On New Album


Finnish folk metal act Ensiferum continue to work on their next album. The band’s been locked away the last three weeks in Astia Studio in Lappeenranta, Finland, working on the disc with producer Anssi Kippo. Drums, bass, and most of the guitar parts for the band’s next CD have been recorded already. At the end […]

Enslaved Recording 13th LP

The Enslaved dudes in the studio

That’s right, boys and girls. A new Enslaved album is in the works, as the band’s hit the studio to begin tracking the fucker for release early next year. The new Enslaved will be the band’s 13th studio set. Nuclear Blast will release it. The main recording of the album is going down at Duper […]

Nightwish Finish Tracking Vocals For Next Record

The new Nightwish

Someone must give a shit, so here’s some news about Nightwish. The confusingly Finnish/Dutch/British symphonic metal outfit has finished recording the vocals for its new album, due in the spring of 2015 on Nuclear Blast. The CD is the first to feature Dutch vocalist Floor Jansen following the abrupt departure of the band’s lead singer […]

Coal Chamber Album In Pre-Production

Coal Chamber

The reunited Coal Chamber have entered the pre-production phase for their impending comeback LP. The band’s working on the album in Los Angeles, California, at the moment. A total of 17 tracks has been written for the disc so far, which the band will start tracking with producer Mark Lewis in the not-so-distant future. Lewis […]

Slayer’s Araya Brags About New Music

New Slayer

Tom Araya thinks the new Slayer album is heavy as fuck. I’m paraphrasing. The sessions are being overseen by Terry Date. Araya tells Jose Mangin who heads up SiriusXM’s heavy channels that Slayer’s new shit is coming along nicely. “We’re just getting started, man. We’re laying down drum tracks at the moment, but yeah, we’re […]

Black Tusk Enter Studio For Next LP

Black Tusk

Savannah, Georgia-based band Black Tusk have entered the studio to begin work on the follow-up to their last release 2013′s Tend No Wounds EP. The band is currently holed up in Portland, Oregon, at Audiosiege Studios with Toxic Holocaust frontman and acclaimed producer Joel Grind. They are currently shooting for a release in the first […]

Trouble, Testament Members Form Devil’s Highway

Devil's Highway's logo

Devil’s Highway is recording. The self-proclaimed supergroup featuring Trouble and Exhorder vocalist Kyle Thomas, Ralph Santolla (Deicide, Obituary, Death), Steve DiGiorgio (Testament), Matt Brunson (Crowbar, Kingdom of Sorrow) and Tony Laureano (Dimmu Borgir, Nile), is currently recording its debut album at Vulture Lounge in Tampa, Florida and DDT Studios in New Orleans, Louisiana. Santolla is […]

Video: Slayer Works On New Album

New Slayer

Slayer, or what’s passing for the band these days [Edit: No Dave, no Jeff, no Slayer.], continue to hammer away on new material for a new album, which will be released early next year by Nuclear Blast. What follows at the end of this post is a new video from the band, showing them at […]

Faith No More Enter Studio For Comeback LP

Faith No More

That’s it. I’m a happy man now. Faith No More have officially entered a recording studio to set to work on their first new album in more than 15 years. Hear that? That’s the sound of my boner throbbing in the distance. RollingStone.com got the skivvy on the new disc. A limited-edition (5,000 copies) seven-inch […]

Slayer In The Studio With Terry Date

Terry Date

Slayer continue to work on their impending new album, which they started tracking more than a week ago. Late yesterday, the band posted some more images from the studio. The one accompanying this post shows the producer for this next Slayer disc: Terry Date. Date, as you well know, has had a hand in some […]