Cattle Decapitation Finish Tracking New One

This is what newborn awesome looks like

It’s over, folks. Cattle Decapitation have concluded the recording sessions for their forthcoming album. The band tracked the fucker in Colorado with producer Dave Otero. A release this summer through Metal Blade Records is probable. Offering Cattle Decapitation: “We are finally done mixing and mastering our new album! Because of the vinyl industry blowing up, […]

Coal Chamber Finish Recording New LP

Coal Chamber

I feel I owe longtime readers an explanation for my recent lack of awesomeness. By that, I mean I know I haven’t been cranking out news posts lately, nor have I been getting you news in a timely fashion, and it’s entirely my fault. In addition to dealing with some online hiccup that’s making posting […]

Bloodbath Finish New Record

The old Bloodbath

I totally forgot Bloodbath were working on a new record. That makes three — three bands I’ve always wanted to return with new material, along with At The Gates and Faith No More. Anyways, the new Bloodbath is finished. Done. The band’s vocalist remains a mystery, but the band’s new album is done. Bloodbath offered […]

Mark Hunter Kills Chimaira


That’s it. One man does not a band make, so Chimaira’s vocalist Mark Hunter has decided to throw in the towel. “After fifteen full-blown ass-ripping years, it is with great honor to announce the end of Chimaira,” he writes. “Thanks to everyone that supported the group in any way shape or form. “Everyone involved with […]

All That Remains Finish New LP

All That Remains

The making of a shit pile has ended. Massachusetts’ own All That Remains has allegedly completed its latest record. The bastard was recorded in a California recording studio for release later this year or earlier next through Razor & Tie. Josh Wilbur, a cool dude if ever there was one, produced the disc. Offered frontbro […]

At The Gates Reveal New Album Cover

At War With Reality

Costin Chioreanu designed it, and it’s attached to this very post. The cover art for the new At the Gates record has been revealed. The band’s Tomas Lindberg says: “The concept of ‘At War with Reality’ is based on the literary genre called ‘Magic Realism.’ The main style within this genre is the notion that […]

At The Gates Finish New Album

At The Gates

One of the year’s most anticipated albums (at least from where I’m standing) is now recorded. Seminal Swedish metal act At the Gates have completed recording, mixing and mastering their comeback LP At War With Reality. The disc will be in stores October 28. It was recorded at Studio Fredman in Gothenburg and was mixed […]

As Blood Runs Black Runs Dry

As Blood Runs Black

The band is done. Kaput. Over. Gone the way of the Dodo. Out like trout. Finished. Deader than Dio. That’s one less band making shitty deathcore, if you ask me. Yes, folks — As Blood Runs Black runs no more. Despite finishing a new record earlier this year, the band won’t be making music any […]

Mastodon Selling Mirror With New Disc

The Mastodon mirror

A Mastodon mirror? It’s what I’ve always wanted. That’s right, kids. The Mastodon dudes are offering up pre-orders for their new album, Once More ‘Round The Sun. One of those bundles includes a mirror you can hang on your wall, with artwork done by Phil Guy. That would fit nicely in my man cave, which […]

Another New Mastodon Song Streaming Online

Once More Around The Sun

Mastodon have unveiled yet another new song from their upcoming sixth LP. The tune, which follows at the end of this post, is called “Chimes At Midnight” and comes from the album Once More ‘Round The Sun. It drops June 24. The album was produced by Nick Raskulinecz, known for his work with Rush, Deftones […]