Theories Inks Deal, Plots Tour With Early Graves


Seattle-based death grind outfit Theories has signed with Metal Blade Records, a press release reveals. The band, which features former members of Book of Black Earth, Skarp, and Samothrace, has been performing across the U.S. since their inception in late 2010. They’ve earned slots on tours with Goatwhore, Fallujah, Toxic Holocaust, King Parrot, and more. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Havok Ink New Deal


Century Media Records has announced the signing of Denver, Colorado’s own Havok. The young thrash metal quartet have worked nonstop releasing three albums and touring the world the past five years and are poised to take their music and career to another level, a press release says. “We’re so excited to sign with Century Media!,” […]

Extinction A.D. Ink New Deal

Plague Prophecy

Sepultura lovers Extinction A.D. have inked a new deal with Good Fight Music which today announced an August 19 release date for the band’s debut EP, Plague Prophecy. The Long island band’s comprised of guitarist and vocalist Rick Jimenez, guitarist Christian Beale, bassist Pieter van den Berg, and drummer Mike Sciulara. Plague Prophecy was recorded, […]

Revocation Name Next LP


Easily one of the best bands going these days is Revocation. I don’t just say this because of our affiliation with frontman Dave Davidson, who writes an occasional food column for us. I say that because it is the truth. I have yet to play one of Revocation’s albums for someone and have them respond […]

Gruesome Sign With Relapse

Matt Harvey

That was fucking quick! Relapse Records has signed death metal supergroup Gruesome. The band, of course, features Matt Harvey of Exhumed as well as drummer Gus Rios (formerly of Malevolent Creation), guitarist Daniel Gonzalez (Possessed), and bassist Robin Mazen (Derketa). The band literally just formed a couple of months ago as a tribute to the […]

Anaal Nathrakh Signs With Metal Blade

I love Anaal

I love’s me some Anaal Nathrakh. I mean, I happen to think every one of their efforts has kicked ass, and they’re one of my go-to bands in the car when I need to get somewhere in a jiffy. Today comes word the band’s inked a new deal with Metal Blade Records. Nice score, Metal […]

Black Crown Initiate Sign With eOne

Black Crown Initiate

Pennsylvania metal act Black Crown Initiate has signed a worldwide record deal with a label that doesn’t buy advertising with us, eOne Music. You figure they would have advertised with us once over the years, but nope. Never. Anyways, the band is currently recording their debut full-length with Carson Slovak at Atrium Audio in Lancaster, […]

Video: Obituary Play New Tune Live


At the end of this post, you will find a fan-filmed video of Florida death metal veterans Obituary playing a new song. The track is called “Inked In Blood” and appears on the band’s forthcoming album. The footage was shot on June 13 at the Copenhell festival in Copenhagen, Denmark. Obituary will be releasing its […]