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Archives for February 2018
Zakk Wylde (BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, OZZY OSBOURNE) recently spoke to the Phoenix New Times about his Wylde Audio company, which made its debut more than two years ago. Asked what has been most difficult most about that venture, Zakk said: “Nothing has actually been difficult. If you’re doing something you love, it shouldn’t be difficult.
Fan-filmed video footage of SAXON‘s February 24 performance at Corn Exchange in Cambridge, England can be seen below. SAXON‘s 22nd studio album, “Thunderbolt”, was released on February 2 via Militia Guard (Silver Lining Music). The follow-up to 2015’s “Battering Ram” was once again helmed by producer Andy Sneap, who has previously worked with JUDAS PRIEST,
SOIL frontman Ryan McCombs has told MyGlobalMind that the band is contemplating returning to the studio soon to begin work on the long-awaited follow-up to 2013’s “Whole” album. “We go through little phases of interest in writing,” he said. “More so probably on this [most recent European] tour. We’re five years removed from ‘Whole’. Finally,
London, England’s ORANGE GOBLIN has completed work on its new album, “The Wolf Bites Back”, for a June release via Candlelight/Spinefarm. The nine-song disc was recorded at Orgone Studios with producer Jaime Gomez Arellano (GHOST, GRAVE PLEASURES, PARADISE LOST, CATHEDRAL). Vocalist Ben Ward commented: “We are very excited about this new album. ‘The Wolf Bites
I’ve been walking over and over a question in my mind for a few weeks now. I’m stuck on it. Here’s how I got there: My favorite genre of music is, obviously, heavy metal in all, well, most, of its forms. I am writing at this site, after all. But metal isn’t all that I
STONE SOUR frontman Corey Taylor spoke to the Wisconsin radio station 102.9 The Hog about being joined by his then-14-year-old son Griffin Taylor on stage last July to sing the band’s hit single “Song #3”. “It was surreal, to be honest,” Corey said (see video below). “A million things go through your head. First of
Virginia Beach, Virginia’s ARSIS, a standout in the technical, melodic death metal genre, has inked a record deal with Agonia Records. The agreement excludes North, South and Central America, where the band’s product will be released by Nuclear Blast Records. ARSIS entered AudioHammer Studio in Sandord, Florida in late 2017 with producer Mark Lewis (WHITECHAPEL,
Swedish black thrashers Siniestro will drop their new EP, Arctic Blood, in May through Black Lion Records. On the EP, they continue to hone their cold but thrashy style of black metal, offering up blast beats as well as mid-tempo grooves. Siniestro have released a video for the title track to Arctic Blood, which you can watch exclusively below.
On February 26, Seattle metal legends SANCTUARY played at the Music Hall in Minneapolis, Minnesota as part of their North American tour with ICED EARTH. Fan-filmed video footage of the “Die For My Sins” performance from the Minneapolis concert can be seen below. These shows are acting as a tribute to the musical legacy of
KZOHH released “61°45’17″N,59°27’46″E” teaser, from upcoming album “26”, will be released soon via Ashen Dominion. “The Legend has it that Nine Mansi hunters stayed on the slope of the mountain of Holatchahl over night during their hunting trip. The next morning all nine were found dead by their friends. None of them showed any signs
Venues taking a cut of a band’s merch sales are a nightly reality for most touring metal acts. Decibel examines the practice’s effects on the U.S. touring market and if it’s sketchy business or a necessary evil Picture this: You’re in a touring band playing a string of cities. You’re dealing with shitty food, disrupted
METALLICA drummer Lars Ulrich is taking his very own weekly Beats 1 online show, “It’s Electric!”, on Apple Music, on the road once again, this time stopping in Madrid, Spain for the first of three episodes about the music, the people, the culture and what it’s like for other artists to tour with METALLICA. First
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The second trailer for “Messe Noire”, the forthcoming DVD/Blu-ray from Polish black/death overlords BEHEMOTH, is available below. The set will be released on April 13. Commented singer, guitarist and mainman Adam “Nergal” Darski: “‘Messe Noire’. Well, that is everything that the BEHEMOTH live magick represents, and we’re stoked that we have a true representation on