Each week we check in with metal bands from nations around the globe to find their favorite mosh pit memories. For this week’s Pit Story, Canadian outfit Skull Fist shares the following tale of the “two towers,” a fan duo who forced the crowd into on-stage interaction:
Everytime we played in Holland over the last 2 years I always noticed the sa… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
In celebration of the band’s ongoing global conquest with Exhumed and Skeletonwitch, Relapse Records will be reissuing three long out-of-print LPs from Portland, OR’s thrash metal merchants Toxic Holocaust.
The albums “Evil Never Dies,” “Hell on Earth,” and “An Overdose of Death” will all be available on deluxe vinyl on April 15th, 2014 and can … Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
The Swedish natives in Avatar have released a short teaser video surrounding the announcement of their all new LP “Hail The Apocalypse,” which is due out May 13th, 2014. Frontman Johannes Eckerström comments:
?This batch has been brewing for quite some time now, and were really excited about finally unleashing the apocalypse upon you all. We are… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Volume IV’s new album “Long In The Tooth” is out now in North America via Ripple Music. The entire album is now available for streaming online today at The Obelisk here (several tracks can also be heard below). The album’s track listing is as follows:
1. Looking Low For A High
2. Utero/Long In The Tooth
5. Save Your Se… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Canadian classic riff-rock outfit Million Dollar Fix’s entire new EP, “Psychedelephant,” is streaming in full online via the player below, courtesy of Beatroute.ca. The new EP sees official release today - March 11th, 2014. Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Following countless years of personal hardships, studio disasters and times of music industry indecision, New Orleans’ own EyeHateGod, with much relief and excitement, is proud to announce the release of a brand new full-length.
Entirely assembled and financed by the band, the self-titled, eleven-track long player will be released on May 27th by… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Portland’s Nux Vomica is now streaming the opening track to the band’s self-titled Relapse debut album, due out April 1st.
Check out “Sanity Is For The Passive” below, courtesy of Noisey.Vice.com. The following press release was also issued about the band:
"Following their previously released LPs — 2007’s A Civilized World and 2009’s Asleep … Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Music journalist and band manager Jill Hughes Kirtland has self-published a book entitled “Not Just Tits in a Corset: Celebrating Women in Metal,” which features a foreword by Doro Pesch.
Told in their own voices through a series of intimate interviews and photographs of prominent and influential women in the metal industry, “Not Just Tits in a … Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
EasyRider records is very excited to welcome The Well as its latest signing, with upcoming full length “Monomyth” to be released in late summer. EasyRider also comments:
"The Well is a 3 piece out of Austin TX, that captured my attention a few months ago. The sound is raw and big and extremely catchy. The are a hard working band from Austin that… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Portland hometown heroes Red Fang will be the third and final headliner of Stumpfest, which will take place April 24th - 26th at Mississippi Studios.
Thursday’s headliner will be Trans Am, Friday will be Red Fang, and Saturday will be Yob. Individual day tickets and 3-day passes are on sale now at this location. The festival lineup is available … Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Fresh off a European tour with Soulfly, guitarist extraordinaire Marc Rizzo is embarking on his own U.S. solo tour in April. Direct support will come from Navene-K, former drummer of Animal As Leaders.
Rizzo recently released the second single “Wicked Shattered” from his upcoming 4th solo album, which was recorded with producer Chris “Zeuss” Har… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Swiss doom metallers Pylon are set to release their sixth full-length album, “Homo Homini Lupus,” on June 3rd, 2014 through U.S. label Roxx Records.
The CD will contain six original compositions and a cover of Slayer’s ?South of Heaven,? which will also feature a special guest appearance from Tim Gaines of Stryper playing bass.
Pylon has also… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Trigger Point has premiered a new video for ?Cabin Song,” which can be seen in the YouTube player below.
The song appears on Trigger Point?s new album, ?Giving up the Ghost,” produced by Shaun Lopez (Far, Deftones) and set for a March 25th, 2014 release date through THC Music/InGrooves.
?This song is about my personal struggles with insomnia … Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Killer Be Killed - featuring Max Cavalera (Soulfly ex-Sepultura), Greg Puciato (The Dillinger Escape Plan), and Troy Sanders (Mastodon) - will release a debut album later this year. Get all the details at http://ift.tt/PpHW1B http://ift.tt/1oJT2IU
Late last year the formation of Killer Be Killed was announced, which features Max Cavalera (Soulfly ex-Sepultura), Greg Puciato (The Dillinger Escape Plan), Troy Sanders (Mastodon) and Dave Elitch (ex-The Mars Volta).
Killer Be Killed will release its debut album on May 9th (Europe), May 12th (UK) and May 13th (North America) via Nuclear Blast … Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com