BODY COUNT to release "Bloodlust" album in March

A sneak peek at the making of "No Lives Matter", the new video from BODY COUNT, the metal band fronted by hip-hop legend, actor and director Ice-T, can be seen below. The song is taken from the group's upcoming album, "Bloodlust", which will be released in March 2017 via Century…

All members but one leave VEKTOR

There are problems in the VEKTOR compound. Erik Nelson (Guitar), Blake Anderson (Drums) and Frank Chin (Bass) left the band. Band leader David DiSanto doesn't surrender and released the following statement: "I apologize to anyone who was concerned about the post from earlier today. VEKTOR is not stopping. I started…

MAJESTY release "Die like Kings" lyric video

German Heavy Metal horde MAJESTY have released a lyric video for their new single "Die Like Kings", to be featured on the band’s new album "Rebels", due for release on March 3rd by NoiseArt Records. More intense, more powerful and more epic - MAJESTY have reached the next stage…

Tomas Lindberg launches new band THE LURKING FEAR

AT THE GATES members Tomas Lindberg (vocals) and Adrian Erlandsson (drums) have joined forces with Jonas Stålhammar (guitar; THE CROWN), Fredrik Wallenberg (guitar; SKITSYSTEM) and Andreas Axelsson (bass; DISFEAR, TORMENTED, EDGE OF SANITY) in a brand new band called THE LURKING FEAR. Lindberg posted this message about the impending release…

PARIA stream new mini-album "Knochenkamp"

To desecrate christ's birth, on December 25th, W.T.C. Productions released PARIA's mini-album "Knochenkamp". And today, you can listen to "Knochenkamp" in its entirety below. Since the ancient year of 1995, PARIA have been a study in staunch defiance and unparalleled filth. Their late '90s era was spent brewing…

ANTHRAX release "Suzerain" lyric video

Thrash legends ANTHRAX's lyric video for the song "Suzerain" can be seen below. An intense and politically charged track from the band's critically acclaimed album "For All Kings", it is lyricist Scott Ian's musings about a leader who would be so powerful that all nations, all people, would come under…

SAMAEL celebrate 30th anniversary with new album in 2017

Swiss blackened industrial metal veterans SAMAEL have posted the following update: "SAMAEL is celebrating 30th anniversary next year and is releasing a new album. On April 22, the band will headline the return of the mighty MetalMania Festival in Katowice, Poland. The band will perform a special set featuring material…

LEIF EDLING's THE DOOMSDAY KINGDOM debut album in March

THE DOOMSDAY KINGDOM, the new solo project from CANDLEMASS bassist and songwriter Leif Edling,will release its self-titled debut album on March 31, 2017 via Nuclear Blast. The disc will contain eight epic doom tracks with a pinch of NWOBHM and haunting catchy melodies. Joining Edling on the effort are…

SOURCE feat. ex-PORTRAIT, RAM members stream debut EP

The first official release from Swedish heavy metal band SOURCE, formed upon guitarist Richard Lagergren's departure from Portrait in 2012 and featuring Ram vocalist Oscar Carlquist and drummer Patrick Dagland, is available for streaming below. The self-titled release was recorded at the Black Path Studio (Ram, Ensnared, Portrait, Kill) in…

MAYHEM release and stream "De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas Alive"

Godfathers of Norwegian Black Metal, MAYHEM, are commemorating the release of their 1994 landmark "De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas" full-length. In celebration of its release, the band has self-issued "De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas Alive". Captured live in Norrköping, Sweden last year during the band's headlining set at the Black Christmass Festival,…

OVERKILL present "Mean, Green, Killing Machine" lyric video

New Jersey thrash veterans OVERKILL recently announced their upcoming eighteenth album "The Grinding Wheel", which will be released on February 10th via Nuclear Blast. And to deliver another crushing thrash inferno right before Christmas, the band now unleashes its new lyric video for the wild hymn "Mean, Green, Killing Machine"…

IMMORTAL start recording new album January 2017, reveal song titles

Norwegian Black Metal legends IMMORTAL will start recording their ninth album in January 2017. After the announced split with vocalist/guitarist Abbath in 2015 guitarist Demonaz will now handle vocal duties while Horgh will continue to play the drums. Demonaz and Horgh state: "The songs have been ready for some…

ASPHYX release "Candiru" music video

"Candiru", the new video from Dutch doom death metallers ASPHYX, can be seen below. The clip was shot during the band's recent appearance at Turock Open Air festival in Essen, Germany and was edited by Maurice Swinkels (vocalist of LEGION OF DOOM, OCCULT) of Younique Film, who previously worked with…

INFERNAL ANGELS unleash "Belial: The Deceiver" video

Italian Black Metal horde INFERNAL ANGELS reveal the first track from their upcoming 4th full-length album "Ars Goetia" in the form of a killer video of "Belial: The Deceiver", directed by Andrea Mandozzi and Apsychos. This song is a black monolith where glimpses of pure aggression are blended in parts…

VOIVOD release video for "Post Society", new album in 2017

After completing a comprehensive European tour together with Century Media Records label-mates Entombed A.D., Canadian progressive sci-fi metal innovators VOIVOD are wrapping up a busy year of promoting their "Post Society" EP, and are now launching a promotional video clip for its title track. Watch the video, shot by…

BATHSHEBA reveal new video from debut album, set release date

Blackened Belgian doom/sludge cult BATHSHEBA reveal a video for "Demon 13". The track hails from the band's highly anticipated debut album, "Servus", set for international release on February 24th, 2017 via Svart Records. Directed by Joris Lieben and Michelle Nocon, view the video for BATHSHEBA's "Demon 13" below. From…