Category: News

HEAVY AS TEXAS, Featuring Members of Exhorder, to Release New Album in April

Acclaimed guitarist Marzi Montazeri and vocalist Kyle Thomas – otherwise recognized as members of Louisiana-based metal pioneers Exhorder (named by Spin as one of the 30 Greatest Thrash Bands of All Time) – are thrilled to announce their brand new, whiskey-soaked, aggressive metal project, HEAVY AS TEXAS. HEAVY AS TEXAS plans to release their brand new self-titled album on April 19, …

COMBICHRIST Drops Futuristic Anthem “Hate Like Me”

Electro-industrial metal leaders COMBICHRIST recently announced details regarding the release of their upcoming razor-sharp ninth full-length album, One Fire, scheduled for release on June 7, 2019 via Out of Line Music. Precise, lurking, ultramodern and merciless, One Fire is a retrospect and forecast in one for COMBICHRIST. Cold, industrial riffs mixed with ominous metal forge a sinister alliance and reflect a return …

EXUMER Reveals Details For New Album “Hostile Defiance”

On April 5th, legendary multinational thrash metallers Exumer will release their fifth full-length, Hostile Defiance, via Metal Blade Records. Hostile Defiance is exactly what its title suggests. A 42-minute full on attack, the thrash faction hold nothing back as they unleash hell as only they can, yet with more variety and dynamics than ever before. “We wanted to sonically progress, incorporating more …

Guitar Virtuoso STEVE DADAIAN Reveals Playthrough Video for “On Silver Shores”

Fast-rising fusion guitarist STEVE DADAIAN just released his new full-length concept album, Follow The Light, last Friday! In celebration, Ultimate Guitar has teamed up with Dadaian to premiere his new guitar playthrough video for the track “On Silver Shores”. Watch the video now via YouTube and Facebook. STEVE DADAIAN says about “On Silver Shores”: “On Silver Shores is an important song on this record conceptually …

ANVIL Releases New Single and Video

Canadian Metal heroes ANVIL release a new digital single and video for the song “Bitch In The Box” today! The song is taken from their current studio album Pounding The Pavement. You can watch the video HERE. Pounding The Pavement was released in January 2018 through SPV/Steamhammer as a digipak version (+1 bonus track and poster), 2LP gatefold colored version, …

MONTE PITTMAN On A Rockin’ Tour With Tony Macalpine And Lonero Has Begun

MONTE PITTMAN will support guitar icon Tony MacAlpine on a stretch of his upcoming North American tour. The trek will commenced on Sunday January 27th in San Diego, California. PITTMAN will appear on the first half of the tour through February 23rd in Longwood, Florida. Additional support will be provided by Lonero. See all confirmed dates below. MONTE PITTMAN …

ILL NIÑO Reveal New Song And Announce New Band Members

Latin metal legends ILL NIÑO are excited to debut their first song in in nearly five years, “Sangre,” and welcome new members – Shattered Sun vocalist Marcos Leal, rhythm guitarist Sal Dominguez, formerly of Upon A Burning Body, and Sons of Texas‘ Jess Dehoyos on lead guitar. ILL NIÑO founder and drummer Dave Chavarri says, “Sometimes being in a band is like being married …

STEVE DADAIAN Reveals Guitar Playthrough for Epic New Track “Red River”

Fast-rising fusion guitarist STEVE DADAIAN will release his upcoming new full-length concept album, Follow The Light, on February 1, 2019. Today, following the release of his two latest tracks/videos for “Follow the Light” and “Soul Connection” (the latter featuring Soilwork‘s Bjorn Strid), Dadaian has revealed a brand new guitar playthrough the epic track “Red River”. Watch the video now …

MR. MACHINE Featuring Horror Icon Bill Moseley Coming This Spring

MR. MACHINE is a new music project featuring horror icon Bill Moseley (Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2, House Of 1000 Corpses, Devil’s Rejects et al), and Drew Shoup and Lyric Ferchaud, both of Texas thrash unit/Housecore recording artists, Warbeast. The trio is currently composing their debut which promises to be a wholly twisted endeavor. Comments Moseley, “Cornbugs on the windshield, …