Unearth, Decapitated Tour In The Works


A single date has been set, but more could be coming. Looks as though Unearth, Decapitated, Carnifex and Origin will be doing some touring together later on in the year. All four bands are booked to play West Hollywood, California, on November 5 at the House Of Blues. Let’s see what happens. Origin will be […]

Primus Releasing Willy Wonka-Inspired LP


Primus will be releasing an audible homage to the 1971 film “Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory” this October with a new full-length album. Primus And The Chocolate Factory With The Fungi Ensemble drops on October 21 through ATO Records. The drum work of Tim Alexander — recently operated on after a heart attack — […]

The Melvins Announce Tour

The Melvins

The Melvins have a new album coming out this fall called Hold It In. That album will hit stores on October 14 through Ipecac Recordings and, as previously reported, feature Paul Leary and JD Pinkus of Butthole Surfers fame in the lineup alongside Buzz “King Buzzo” Osborne and Dale Crover. Osborne said of the release: […]

Scar Symmetry Detail Forthcoming LP

The Singularity

That band Scar Symmetry’s got a new record coming out soon. The image in this post…that’s the album’s cover, wouldn’t you know! Called The Singularity (Phase I – Neohumanity), the record will hit stores on October 14 in North America through Nuclear Blast Records. It seems like everyone’s signed to Nuclear Blast lately, no? The […]

Electric Wizard Release Music Video

Electric Wizard

Head to the end of this post if you wanna see something rad. This morning, Electric Wizard released a new music video for their track “I Am Nothing.” Of course, the track comes from the band’s forthcoming album, Time To Die, which will hit stores on September 30. Here it is:

Obituary’s Backdrop Stolen In Holland

The backdrop

Floridian death metal outfit Obituary have had their stage backdrop pilfered. The theft went down July 26 at the Stonehenge festival in Steenwijk, Holland. “It happened right after our performance while we were packing up our equipment. Here is a photo of it so if you know who has it or think you might know […]

Butcher Babies Broad Releasing Novel


I swear to fuck…anyone can get a book deal. Me, a natural born writer? Nope. I seem to be the only dude who can’t bag a book deal, and I’m fucking tired of it. Even one of the chicks from Butcher Babies, Carla Harvey, has a novel coming out. And on my birthday, no less. […]

Holy Grail Frontman Talks Forthcoming LP

Holy Grail

Holy Grail guitarist Eli Santana has checked in with an online update regarding the band’s next studio set. He says: “In the pursuit of accumulating enough material to make a great album, we had a problem on our hands. With over fifty song ideas and hundreds of riffs to choose from, we faced the daunting […]

Obituary Name New Disc


Sorry for the radio silence all weekend, folks. I was busy visiting family and hanging with the girl. But I’m back now, and I’ll try not to ever do it again. Here’s some news you may enjoy: Florida death metal veterans Obituary have named their forthcoming opus. It’s been christened Inked In Blood. The band’s […]

Slipknot Release Another New Album Teaser


There’s a new Slipknot album recorded, and coming soon. In case you’ve missed that all-important news. The band’s been releasing a bunch of video teasers to promote the forthcoming offering, and I’ve basically been ignoring them since Slipknot isn’t a band I’ve ever been able to get into. Sorry. What follows is the most recent […]