SURGICAL METH MACHINE – Al Jourgensen On Drumming / Writing

MINISTRY main man Al Jourgensen’s new project, SURGICAL METH MACHINE, inked a deal with Nuclear Blast Records for their debut album recently. The self-titled offering, which was recorded primarily at Jourgensen’s home studio in Burbank, California with his longtime engineer Sam D’Ambruoso, will be released on April 15th worldwide. In support of the forthcoming album, Al has recorded a series of album trailers, with the third one being posted online today. Watch as he discusses the drumming on the new album, working on music without his Ministry comrades and more

FALLUJAH – Making of ‘Dreamless’ #3

Progressive death metal masters FALLUJAH will release their third full-length album, entitled Dreamless, on April 29 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. Today, the band has released the third of several ‘making of’ trailers in which they discuss the concept behind the new album and how they were inspired by movies.

Mandroid Echostar – Tour

Canadian prog-metal band Mandroid Echostar will hit the road this spring for a co-headline, North American tour with Auras and support act Native Construct. The band is touring in support of their recently released album, Coral Throne, which is available now at iTunes, Amazon and WWW.MANDROIDECHOSTAR.COM from Distort Entertainment/Fontana North.

DESTRUCTION – Second To None

Iconic thrash metal band DESTRUCTION are due to release their forthcoming album ‘Under Attack’ on May 13th but until then, the band are teasing fans by releasing a track from the album online. Listen to ‘Second To None’ over on YouTube, here:

Skinless – Flamethrower

NY death metal die-hards SKINLESS have just premiered a savage new video for their track “Flamethrower,” taken from the 2015 record Only The Ruthless Remain. The video (created by Chris Delano) features war-torn clips from authentic battle footage and from movies such as Aliens and Stalingrad mixed with live footage of the band performing at Hellfest 2015.

HUMAN FORTRESS – Thieves Of The Night

“Thieves Of The Night”, the new studio album by German melodic power metal band HUMAN FORTRESS, is available now in Europe (U.S. release scheduled for April 1st). The successor to 2013’s “Raided Land” was produced by Seeb Levermann (Orden Ogan). Currently, the band is working on a new video clip filmed for their song “Thrice Blessed”, which should be released sometime soon.

Overkill – On Tour!

New Jersey’s thrash legends Overkill are set to embark on an eight date tour across the UK and Ireland in April with labelmates, Vader. In celebration of the run of dates, the band has revealed a track video for ‘Down To The Bone’.

Satyricon – Nemesis Divina Re-Release

Artistically imperious, instinctively forward-thinking and remorselessly creative, Satyricon have long since earned the right to be hailed as one of black metal’s most important and influential bands. And now they are to revisit the album that raised them from underground heroes to bold contenders on the world stage… the timeless and towering Nemesis Divina. Satyricon will return to celebrate the 20th anniversary of this seminal masterpiece with a Re-Release via Napalm Records, as well as a never-to-be-repeated series of exclusive European shows, wherein the Norwegian trailblazers will perform the album in its entirety for the first and last time.