Skeletonwitch Release Gruesome Video


As expected, the new Skeletonwitch video is not for the meek or faint of heart. These dudes like to get crazy and disgusting, and it’s awesome. I mean, after all, their drummer’s column for us is about horror movies. What follows is the video for “Unending, Everliving,” a supreme cut off the Serpents Unleashed LP. […]

Killswitch Engage: Behind-The-Scenes In Mexico

Killswitch Engage

Jesse Leach, an honorable dude who fronts Killswitch Engage and writes a regular column for this very blog, has uploaded a new behind-the-scene video showing fans what life is like on the road for the band. This is the third in an ongoing series of videos. Check it out below. It shows the band and […]

Behemoth Are No Pussies; Play Tel Aviv


Proving their not afraid of a long-standing conflict over territory, Behemoth played in Israel last night. Last month, they called out performers who had cancelled shows their “fucking pussies.” Last night, the band played a show at Reading 3 in Tel Aviv, Israel. Fan-filmed footage follows. Says Behemoth: “Tel Aviv. It was beyond epic! Thank […]

Australian Metal Doc Now Available

Metal Down Under

What producers called “one of the most anticipated projects in Australian heavy music history” has been released. “Metal Down Under” took over two years to make and chronicles over four decades of Australia’s contributions to metal. Written and directed by Nick Calpakdjian, produced by Animus Industries and with cinematography by Adrian Price, “Metal Down Under” […]

Decapitated Issue Album Trailer


Album trailers are weird. They don’t ever give a true sense for what a record actually sounds like, much like movie trailers are often deceiving as to story lines. Nonetheless, I get excited for album trailers when they’re from bands I dig. Hence, I bring you this trailer for Blood Mantra, the new Decapitated album. […]

Dream Theater Live Blu-ray/DVD Announced

Dream Theater

I feel like Dream Theater release live DVDs and Blu-rays all the time. Am I wrong? They’ve definitely released a bunch of live offerings ovr the years. I guess it was time for another. “Breaking The Fourth Wall (Live From The Boston Opera House)” will be issued by Roadrunner on September 30 as a Blu-ray/DVD […]

Obituary Teaser Trailer Posted

Inked In Blood

Step right up if you want some fresh Obituary! Head to the end of this post for an album teaser featuring audio from the band’s forthcoming album Inked In Blood. The album marks the band’s Relapse debut; it will be their ninth full length LP. Inked in Blood will be released October 28 in North […]

Trailer Emerges For Scott Walker, Sunn O))) Project


There’s been little information about this collaboration until now, which is strange but, that’s fine. On October 21, 4AD will release Soused, the result of the teaming of Scott Walker with Sunn O))). A trailer with some music follows at the end of this post. What you are about to hear doesn’t sound much like […]

Behemoth Perform Stripped Down Set


That’s right! Shipping issues with their equipment forced Behemoth to scale things down a bit. Their usual stage set up was missing when the band played this past weekend’s Motocultor Festival in Saint-Nolff, France. The low-key production also boasted the band sans their usual makeup and costumery. Check out this video from the set.

Today Is The Day Detail New Disc

Animal Mother

Today Is The Day’s tenth full-length album, Animal Mother, was detailed this morning by Southern Lord, which will release the disc in October. The band’s current lineup features the rhythm section of bassist Sean Conkling (Regression, Burn Your Halo, Sprawl) and drummer Jeff Lohrber (Enabler, ex-Harlots), fronted by cult leader, founding guitarist/vocalist Steve Austin. The […]