Category: News

RINGWORM Announce New EP Bleed Out September 17th

Announce North American Tour Dates Legendary Cleveland hardcore/metal giants RINGWORM have completed work on a limited edition 3 song 10″ in anticipation of their fall 2013 US tour.  The EP, which is titled, Bleed will be released September 17th via Relapse Records. Bleed features three brand new songs including a Discharge cover!  Bleed will be …

REACH Debut EP Patterns in Static Available Today – Streaming in Full on Absolute Punk

  New Jersey, alt-rock outfit REACH has released their debut EP, Patterns in Static. Born out of the ashes of the progressive, Boy Meets Machine, this new band delivers a unique sonic assault.   REACH features vocalist/bassist, Joel Monet, lead guitarist, Christian Colabelli, rhythm guitarist, Steve Swain, and drummer, Joe Nivare.     Today REACH has partnered up with Absolute …

BLACK WATER RISING New Album Pissed and Driven Out Today

   Streaming in Full on Metal Insider BLACK WATER RISING is back with the follow up to their critically acclaimed self-titled debut.  Their sophomore album Pissed and Driven is available today through Metalville/E1. The album art was created by Jan Yrlund of Darkgrove Design (Manowar, TYR).  Pick up a copy on Amazon or iTunes.  The …

TOM MORELLO Working On First Heavy Rock Album Since AUDIOSLAVE

In a new interview with Bloody Disgusting, RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE guitarist Tom Morello revealed that he is working on a new heavy rock album, to be released sometime in 2014. The effort, which may not be issued under the NIGHTWATCHMAN banner (unlike Morello‘s previous solo releases), “will be the first time since RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE or AUDIOSLAVE that I’ve made a really big rock record,” Tom said. …

TÝR release new single, “Mare Of My Night” on MetalInsider.net

Valkyrja, the seventh full-length album from the Faroe Islands natives, TÝR, will be released on September 17th in North America, and September 13th/16th in Europe/UK. After having unveiled the opening track on the album, the band has launched the second track, “Mare of My Night,” on MetalInsider.net. Stream the song new HERE. Vocalist/guitarist Heri Joenson comments: “Mare …

NIKKI SIXX Issues New SIXX: A.M. Album Update

Rock band SIXX: A.M. — which consists of bassist Nikki Sixx, guitarist DJ Ashba and vocalist James Michael — is continuing work on material for its third album, tentatively due later this year. In a new posting on his Facebook page, Sixx — who will embark on a twelve-show residency with MÖTLEY CRÜE at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas September 18 through …

New AVENGED SEVENFOLD Song To Be Featured In 'Call of Duty: Black Ops II: Apocalypse'

The epic climax of Activision and Treyarch‘s Call of Duty: Black Ops IIDownloadable Content (DLC) Season Pass culminates with Apocalypse. Available first on the Xbox Live online entertainment network fromMicrosoft on August 27, the game’s fourth and final DLC Pack delivers fourthrilling and diverse multiplayer maps, and the all-new wildly creativeZombies experience — “Origins”. With Apocalypse, Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, and its award-winning …

ONSLAUGHT To Release 'VI' In September

British thrashers ONSLAUGHT will release their sixth album, “VI”, on September 20 via AFM Records. The follow-up to 2011’s “Sounds Of Violence” was mixed by Thomas “Plec” Johansson (TIAMAT, SCAR SYMMETRY) at Panic Room studios in Skara, Sweden. Comments ONSLAUGHT guitarist Nige Rockett: “Well, the new album,‘VI’, is finally complete and ready to roll on September 20th, and man, it has exceeded all our expectations, by a long long …

OBITUARY To Record New Album In November

David E. Gehlke of DeadRhetoric.com recently conducted an interview with singer John Tardy of Florida death metal veterans OBITUARY. A few excerpts from the chat follow below. DeadRhetoric.com: What was the tipping point in terms of you doing something like this? Your relationship was Roadrunner wasn’t always so rosy, but with Candlelight you were a priority, at least. John Tardy: Yeah, we thought about it …