Sorcerer Sign With Metal Blade


Doom outfit Sorcerer have inked a deal with Metal Blade Records. The band’s debut offering under the new contract will be called In The Shadow Of The Inverted Cross when it is released for purchase on March 24. Pre-order’s for the album are available here, if you are so inclined. Said the band of their […]

Morbid Angel Working On New Material, Says Drummer

Morbid Angel. Photo by Alex Solca

Ah, NAMM. I’ve never been able to attend you (or half the other fucking events I’d love to cover for that matter), but you always end up producing news. Today’s one of those days where nothing is happening, so let’s thank the folks at ddrum for this tidbit. Morbid Angel drummer Tim Yeung made the […]

Ex-Black Sheep Wall Frontman Releases Song, Statement

Trae Malone

Trae Malone, the former frontman for Black Sheep Wall, reached out this afternoon with a song. The song, he claims, is the same version of a song on Black Sheep Wall’s new album (released today), but with his vocals. The song follows at the end of this post. He writes: “We recorded the song ‘White […]

Faith No More Finish Tracking Comeback Album

Faith No More

Billy Gould claims recording sessions for the new Faith No More album have been completed. He took to Twitter yesterday to make it known. Gould, the band’s bassist, claims that the album is being mixed presently. He also says the band — one of my all-time favorites — is “happy” with the results of those […]

Scott Weiland Distances Himself From Art Of Anarchy

Art of Anarchy

Remember when we told you there was this new band coming out soon featuring Scott Weiland of Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver fame? The band is called Art of Anarchy, and they even released a band photo, showing Scott front and center. Well, since the news of Art of Anarchy’s formation broke, Weiland has […]

Amon Amarth Working On Next Record

Amon Amarth

So, the blizzard that was supposed to bury my ‘hood under three feet of snow only hit my area with less than two feet of the white shit. I’ve spent much of the morning digging out my car and clearing the sidewalk around the building I live in; I’m the only one who lives here […]

Vision Of Disorder Start Pre-Production On New Album

Vision of Disorder

The blizzard making its way to my neck of the woods will likely make Tuesday pretty fucking miserable. Travel will be impossible, and I’ll be digging out my car and my walkway because I don’t like paying others to do work I can easily perform. While the snow batters the New York area, our friends […]

Shadows Fall Guitarist Joins Unnamed Band Boasting Former Megadeth Members

Matt Bachand

A bassist has been found for the band with no name that contains ex-Megadeth guitarist Chris Broderick and drummer Shawn Drover — and it’s a guitarist! Matt Bachand of Shadows Fall fame has been named the new bassist for the band, which also include former Scar The Martyr vocalist Henry Derek Bonner. The band’s name, […]

Paradise Lost Name New Album


The title for the forthcoming Paradise Lost record has been officially unveiled. A press release went out this morning while I was at work. Sorry I’m only just getting to it now. But I didn’t think it was so earth-shattering that I needed to take a minute to post about it. Besides, we brought you […]

Deftones To Start Recording New LP Soon


This year, I feel like a lot of blah news came out of NAMM. The national convention usually yields news of lots of new records and other interesting tidbits. This year, though, we learned very little if anything worth mentioning. The folks at did, however, pique my interest with an interview they did during […]