DEATH DEALER – album #3!

DEATH DEALER guitarist / producer Stu “The Hammer” Marshall is featured in three new videos where he walks through some of the early demo soloing in a series of face melting videos for the upcoming 3rd Death Dealer cd currently being written and set for 2017 release. Continue reading

KING WOMAN – “Utopia”

Over the course of the last seven years, Bay Area’s KING WOMAN have crafted a sound thoroughly their own – a sound that harnesses the elastic textures and temporality of drone and metallic shoegaze alongside the transcendental, melancholic power of doom. Their forthcoming full-length Created in the Image of Suffering (due out February 24th via Relapse Records), picks where their debut EP (Doubt; 2014, Flenser) left off while expanding on their sonic palette with a profoundly crafted opus of dirgey, ethereal doom-rock. The album’s first single, “Utopia,” provides a sneak peek at the album’s seven compositions and is streaming now … Continue reading

Fight The Fight – debut “ST”

Fight The Fight are ready to release their debut album “ST” on January 27th via Indie Recordings. Fight the Fight`s debut record is young, fresh and bursting with energy. Just as you would expect from a debut record of a band that has been buzzing around the Norwegian underground for several years. But, it is more…much more. It is a mature, well-composed rock/metal grenade with immediately memorable hooks, catchphrases and choruses. It`s not your average debut record, with elements of rock, punk, metal and black metal woven into a unique and progressive sound. Big riffs siting effortlessly alongside memorable hooks. Continue reading

DESTRAGE – European tour

You can try to put DESTRAGE in a box but you will never succeed. Words such as “progressive”, “cinematic”, “mathcore”, “technical” and “groove-laden”, could be thrown at them, but really the only one you need is DESTRAGE, for they are in a category of their own making. This has never been more true than on ‘A Means To No End’, the fourth full-length from the Milan, Italy-based 5-piece, out since last October via Metal Blade Records. Riveting from start to finish, it leads the listener through an emotionally-charged labyrinth of complex yet catchy melody and muscle, following nobody’s rules, and … Continue reading

Harm’s Way – North American tour

After completing an extensive North American and European trek this past summer, Chicagoan metal/hardcore unit Harm’s Way is ready to head back out on the road again this upcoming February/March, as support forEvery Time I Die. The bill also features Knocked Loose and Eternal Sleep, making this one tour not to be missed! See below for all dates. Continue reading

GRAVE DIGGER – Call For War

36 years of still being one of the most influential bands in heavy metal, Germany`s metal pioneers GRAVE DIGGER are back with a brand new album! ‘Healed By Metal’, coming January 13rd 2017 on Napalm Records, will heal our metal souls with stomping anthems and epic riffs: GRAVE DIGGER stay true to their no-frills traditional brand of metal on album number eighteen, letting the heavy thunder rain! Continue reading