Exodus Fan Cleared After Posting Lyrics Online


It’s about fucking time, man. That 31-year-old Kentucky man who was arrested for posting the lyrics to Exodus’s song “Class Dismissed (A Hate Primer)” has had the charges against him expunged. James E. Evans had been charged with terroristic threatening and served eight days in jail. Why? ‘Cause the song’s about a school shooting. A report […]

Ghost Selling New Watch


They made dildos — why not a watch? Because really, you need to know what time it is when you’re fucking yourself. They’ve made just 150 of them (smart), meaning chances are you won’t fucking get one. Why make just 150 of something? I guess, maybe, they’ll make more if they all sell quickly, and […]

Stone Sour Covers Album In The Works

Elton John called. He wants his suit back.

Great. Just what the world needs. A cover album from Stone Sour. Super. It’ll be called Meanwhile In Burbank and drums for it are now being tracked in the Burbank, California-based studio of the group’s drummer, Roy Mayorga. Hence, the title. No word yet on what covers will appear on the disc. But let’s hope […]

Napalm Death Name New Album

Napalm Death

The new one from British grindcore legends Napalm Death will be released on January 27, 2015. The band’s 15th studio album, Apex Predator – Easy Meat, will be released by Century Media Records. Says vocalist Mark “Barney” Greenway: “Sometimes you have to ponder long and hard for an album title, but following the Rana Plaza […]

Gunshy Assassin Presents: The Disastercast With The Banner’s Joey Southside


This week’s podcast is a real winner, folks. We’ve got Joey Southside from The Banner on today as our guest. Plus we recap all the latest metal headlines for you, in only the way we know how. The Banner’s forthcoming album is called Greying and it kicks major ass. Believe you me. You need to […]

Gene Hoglan: Still Awesome

Gene Hoglan

A little while after my last write up about Gene Hoglan, I had the awesome opportunity to speak with him on the phone. Almost a year to the day since our last conversation, a fair amount has gone on in the life of “The Atomic Clock.” The reformation of Dark Angel has occurred and many […]

Let’s Play Guess The Charges With Miss Fortune’s Mikey Sawyer

Mikey Sawyer

It’s time once again kids to play America’s favorite game — Guess the Charges. This week’s featured arrest is of a dude named Mikey. Yeah, Mikey. Mikey Sawyer. He’s the lead singer of some band that used to be on Sumerian Records called Miss Fortune. Mikey now has the misfortune of sitting in a prison […]

Hate Eternal Get New Drummer

Chason Westmoreland

Florida-based extreme metal act Hate Eternal have added drummer Chason Westmoreland to the group’s ranks. The Las Vegas native has already laid down drum tracks for the band’s forthcoming album. Westmoreland will also join the band on the upcoming tour, which is scheduled to begin in the spring. The 25-year-old has been playing drums since […]

Unleashed Recording New Disc


That’s right, folks. Swedish death metal outfit Unleashed have entered a recording studio to begin tracking their 12th full-length album. The new disc will be out in the spring of 2015. Not sure what label it’ll be released on, though. Unleashed’s last album, Odalheim, was released in 2012 through Nuclear Blast. The band’s current lineup […]

Have A Look At The Slayer Scion

New Slayer

There’s this video going around on YouTube showing off the Slayer-inspired Scion, which has the cumbersome name of “Scion x Slayer Mobile Amp tC.” The car will make its debut at the SEMA show in Las Vegas, November 4 through November 7. The video follows. “Slayer’s fans” — all three of them — “are going […]