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


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