Karyn Crisis’ Gospel Of The Witches Signs Deal


Karyn Crisis’ new project Gospel of the Witches has inked a new deal with Century Media. The former Crisis vocalist is working alongside Ephel Duath mastermind Davide Tiso on the group. “This band began five years ago in Tuscany, Italy, as an alchemical journey between Davide Tiso and myself as we searched for a way […]

This Gift Is A Curse Ink Label Deal

This Gift Is A Curse

This Gift Is A Curse have signed a deal with Season Of Mist. The band’s preparing to track its next album for a 2015 release through the label. Offered the band: “After negotiations back and forth ever since the release of our debut album, the planets finally came into alignment: we are proud to announce […]

Victory Records Signs Another Lame Band

Kissing Candice

At least the label is consistent. Man, this one almost makes me embarrassed I hail from the same salty soil. Victory Records has inked a deal with Long Island electro-metal outfit Kissing Candice. The band’s members wear masks, which is nothing if not a gimmick. Bands that rely on gimmicks, including Slipknot, are shite. The […]

A Band Called Muck Signs A Deal


I didn’t even know there was a band named Muck. But now I do. And I’m unchanged as a person. Just a little wiser. The Icelandic outfit inked a deal with Prosthetic Records and will put out their newly recorded album Your Joyous Future in February as part of that deal. Muck says: “We’re super-excited […]

36 Crazyfists Inks New Deal

36 Crazyfists

That’s right, folks. 36 Crazyfists — everyone’s favorite Alaskans — have signed a new deal with Spinefarm Records. At the end of this post, hear a new song from the band called “Also Am I.” The song will appear on the band’s debut for the label. Here’s what the band has to say: “Crack open […]

All-Female Metal Act Conquer Divide Inks Deal

Conquer Divide

It’s official, folks. Conquer Divide have been signed to Artery Recordings, who sent me the new Hoods album without making it downloadable. Darts. The all-gal metal band’s currently working on a new album, which is expected to see the light of retail in 2015. Before then, Conquer Divide’s new single, “At War,” will be available […]

Psycroptic Ink New Deal


Acclaimed Tasmanian extreme metallists Psycroptic have signed with Prosthetic Records. The label will release the group’s new self-titled album worldwide (excluding Australia, New Zealand and Japan) this spring. A new track from the upcoming release, “Echoes To Come,” will be available across all digital platforms starting November 4. A teaser video for the disc follows. […]

Malevolent Creation Signs With Century Media

Malevolent Creation and a bunch of other people

Death metal legends Malevolent Creation have signed a worldwide deal with Century Media Records. The band is now working on their upcoming 12th full-length, which the group will unleash in 2015. A world tour will follow in support of it. Vocalist, founding member, and lover of the exclamation point, Bret Hoffmann, comments: “I am very […]

Hate Eternal Sign New Deal

Hate Eternal in the studio

Season of Mist has announced the signing of legendary death metal band Hate Eternal. Helmed by founder, guitarist/vocalist, primary songwriter and acclaimed producer Erik Rutan, Hate Eternal has been one of the leading bands in the worldwide death metal scene for over eighteen years. The band’s five full-length albums are considered crucial genre touchstones, and […]

Night Demon Sign With Century Media

Night Demon

A band I was hitherto unaware of called Night Demon has signed a recording contract with Century Media records. The Ventura County, California, band’s next album will allegedly drop in early 2015. The three-piece heavy metal act is currently on tour with legendary NWOBHM band Raven with a long string of dates that go into […]