Converge Rejoined By Cave In Frontman During Live Set


Converge were rejoined by their former bassist Stephen Brodsky last night when the band performed the Deathwish Fest in Cambridge, Massachusetts. I know a couple of people who were fucking there, and now I am wishing I had been. Brodsky, of course, left the band in the late 1990s, and went on to form Cave […]

Puya To Release Live Album


Remember Puya? Chances are you don’t. Puya are a Puerto Rican metal band who were somewhat popular during my college days in the late 1990s. They have a fun band name. It’s just fun to say. Puya are currently attempting to crowdfund $10,000 for the independent release of a new live album. The album was […]

Deicide, Marduk To Tour North America?


If ThePRP is to be believed, Deicide, Marduk, Septicflesh and Carach Angren will reportedly tour North American together this winter. Dates for the rumored trek, dubbed the “In The Minds Of Evil North American Tour,” have yet to surface. But the site claims they will soon enough. That’s a fucking sick ass lineup, not for […]

All That Remains Tease New Tune

All That Remains

All That Remains have been in a recording studio as of late, working on material for their next album. Today, Phil Labonte, who fronts the band, posted the following teaser video online, giving us a sampling of what to expect from the next disc, which is being produced by Josh Wilbur. The following snippet comes […]

Readers’ Bands: Let’s Meet Greek Metal Act Damned Creed

Damned Creed

Believe it or not, you are not alone. You are like many people around the globe: You’re a reader of this very site, and you’re awesome for that. Lots of our readers, it turns out, have bands. Unsigned bands for the most part — baby bands looking for love in the press, but not able […]

Beyond Creation Detail Sophomore LP


Canadian technical death metal outfit Beyond Creation have debuted a new cut off of their sophomore album. Listen to the new song “Elusive Reverence” at the end of this post. The track comes off of the forthcoming album Earthborn Evolution. Season of Mist will release that disc on October 28. Here’s the new song, which […]

Devil You Know Sculpting New Songs

Devil You Know

They literally just released their debut a couple of months ago, and already, Howard Jones — formerly of Killswitch Engage — and his new band Devil You Know are working on new tunes. Far fucking out, man. To be honest, I barely listened to Devil You Know’s debut, mostly because it didn’t really grab me […]

Locrian Finish Tracking New Album


The recording process for Locrian’s new album has wrapped. Some of you will no doubt be pleased by this news. The band recorded the as-yet untitled effort with producer Greg Norman at Electrical Audio in Chicago, a hell of a city. Locrian are plotting an early 2015 release date through Relapse for the new stuff. […]

Enslaved, Wardruna Guitarists To Curate 2015 Roadburn Festival

Ivar Bjørnson

This is kind of cool. Enslaved’s guitarist Ivar Bjørnson will team with Wardruna’s Einar “Kvitrafn” Selvik to curate the 2015 Roadburn Festival in Tilburg, the Netherlands. The fest is set for April 10 at 013 with both of their bands also planning special sets that honor the Norse gods. As curators, both Ivar and Einar will […]

Skeletonwitch Detail Breathing The Fire Picture Disc

I want

On August 5, one of metal’s best bands will release its first-ever picture disc pressing of Breathing The Fire. Featuring vibrant artwork completed by Andrei Bouzikov (Municipal Waste, Toxic Holocaust) and limited to only 500 copies worldwide, the LP can now be pre-ordered bundled with an exclusive t-shirt or long-sleeved shirt from the Prosthetic webshop […]