Exodus Reveal More About New Record

Blood In, Blood Out

San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal veterans Exodus will be releasing their tenth studio album, Blood In Blood Out, in North America on October 14 through Nuclear Blast, according to the latest on the album. The artwork was illustrated by Swedish artist Pär Olofsson, known worldwide for his incredible renderings that have graced the covers […]

Helloween Hitting The Studio


That’s right, honky. The one and only Helloween will enter MiSueno Studio on the isle of Tenerife this October with producer Charlie Bauerfeind to begin recording a new album for a May 2015 release on Nuclear Blast. Can you dig it? Helloween’s next album will be its first since their return to Nuclear Blast, the […]

Aversions Crown Inks New Deal

Aversions Crown

Australian death metal act Aversions Crown has signed a worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast Entertainment for the release of its new LP, Tyrant.

 The band’s already played shows with a bunch of other bands you know, and has been featured on the Warped Tour.

 Tyrant was tracked in the oppressive heat of Brisbane’s summer with […]

Machine Head Detail New Disc


Machine Head have revealed all about their forthcoming record, Bloodstone & Diamonds. Featuring a dozen tracks, the record was produced by frontman Robb Flynn and Juan Urteaga (Testament, Exodus). The mix was handled by Colin Richardson, and features additional tracking, editing, and mixing from Andy Sneap and Steve Lagudi. Flynn offered: “Bloodstone and Diamonds represent […]

Meshuggah Re-Releasing 2004 EP


I will be re-releasing next month, it’s being reported. The 2004 EP released by Meshuggah will get repackaged by Nuclear Blast as part of a celebration of the band’s 25th anniversary. The effort has newly been remastered and will feature two live tracks captured during the band’s recent tours. There’s also a song from 2003 […]

Insomnia Sidelines Nightwish Drummer


Jukka Nevalainen, the drummer for Nightwish, has announced that he will be taking a break from the band so he can address his ongoing issues with sleeplessness. Nevalainen has released the following statement: “How to begin telling something that you wouldn’t want to have to tell, although you know that the decision you made is […]

Nightwish Sign With Nuclear Blast

The new Nightwish

It’s true, kids. Finnish symphonic metal act Nightwish have inked a North American deal with Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The band’s as-yet-untitled eighth studio album will be the first to feature Dutch vocalist Floor Jansen, who has been touring with the band since October 2012. Comments Nuclear Blast Entertainment president and A&R chief Monte Conner: “It […]

Sonic Syndicate Streaming New Disc

Sonic Syndicate

Head to the end of this post now if you’d like to listen to Sonic Syndicate’s self-titled new one, which was released for consumption this morning. The album is the band’s fifth and is being released by Nuclear Blast. Sonic Syndicate included a total of 11 tracks, while the limited edition digipak will feature no […]

Machine Head Tap Artist For Next LP’s Cover

Marcelo Vasco

San Francisco Bay Area metal act Machine Head have enlisted the talents of Brazilian artist Marcelo Vasco for the cover of their impending record. Vasco has contributed artwork to Belphegor, The Faceless, Noctem, Keep of Kalessin, and Borknagar, among others. The new disc is set to drop before the end of the year through Nuclear […]

Origin Streaming New Album — Hear It Here


Listen to the new Origin album right now, at the end of this post. It is called Omnipresent and will be released July 8 in North America on Nuclear Blast (and July 4 in Europe through Agonia). The CD was recorded with longtime producer and engineer Robert Rebeck at Chapman Recording in Lenexa, Kansas, and […]