Faith No More Reveal Single’s Art

Motherfucker

There’s no small news for me when it comes to Faith No More’s resurrection. To me, even the fact that they just released the cover art for their first single in eons is newsworthy. So, there it is. The art for “Motherfucker.” Faith No More is currently recording their first full-length album since 1997′s Album […]

Children Of Bodom To Be Creative Following Tour Cancellation

Children of Bodom

Seeing as the band’s tour with Machine Head, Epica and Battlecross was nixed, Children Of Bodom plan to get to work on their next LP. Says Bodom‘s Alexi Laiho: “Top of the morning ladies and gentlemen…well I gotta tell you straight out that this is not a good day. I’m sure some of you already […]

Arsis Reissuing EP

Arsis

Yes sir. An earlier Arsis EP is getting re-released. Arsis, who are in the midst of commemorating the tenth anniversary of their A Celebration Of Guilt album, have teamed with Willowtip. The label will re-release Arsis’ A Diamond For Disease EP. It will come with bonus live tracks and new art when it drops October […]

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 […]

Decrepit Birth Drummer Invents Fart Metal

This dude can rip ass

Wanna hear a dude’s farts over an otherwise fucking rad metal tune? Well, then you’re in the right place. What follows is some gascore, followed by some serious asscore. This video was created by Decrepit Birth drummer Samus Paulicelli. He offers: “I have done it! Here is FART METAL!!! And yes, every fart you hear […]

Guest Column: Three Bands You May Not Know But Should By Osmium Guillotine’s James Balcombe

Osmium Guillotine

By now, you should know the drill. We’ve been having musicians from across metal’s grand spectrum pen brief guest columns for us on a number of engaging topics: must-read books, must-see films, and bands you may not know but absolutely should. Today’s column was written by James Balcombe of Osmium Guillotine. Kaine A band we’ve […]

Varathron Streaming New Tune

Varathron

Greek black metal act Varathron have premiered a brand new song called “Realm Of Obscure,” and it follows at the end of this post. This is the first track to be revealed from the band’s long-awaited new album Untrodden Corridors of Hades, which is set to be released on the November 21 in Europe and […]

Vinnie Paul Says He’s “Found Peace” With Dime’s Murder

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Former Pantera drummer Vinnie Paul Abbott says he has actually “found peace” 10 years after the murder of his brother Dimebag Darrell on stage in Ohio. Dimebag, as you know, was shot and killed December 8, 2004, while performing with his band Damageplan at Alrosa Villa in Columbus. Three other people were killed in the […]

Pink Floyd’s New One Detailed

The Endless River

Details about The Endless River, the new Pink Floyd album from David Gilmour, Rick Wright and Nick Mason, were revealed today as the album artwork appeared on buildings in ten international cities, including New York and Los Angeles. The album will be released on Columbia Records on Monday, November 10, and is produced by David […]