Every Tuesday we check in with musicians from across the metalverse to find their best Pit Stories from live shows.

While moshing is meant to be a chance to let out aggression while throwing down to your favorite band’s music, some metalheads aren’t exactly courteous in the pit and tempers are known to flare. Throw in someone who doesn’t care ab… Read More/Discuss on Metal

"Whenever we play with any Bay Area band, we always put a little bit extra,? admits guitarist Lee Altus of Bay Area thrash outfit Exodus. ?If you wanna really see Exodus at their best, it’s always with another Bay Area band - like Death Angel. We have this friendly competition, too. They know - anytime you play with us, we’re going after you! After… Read More/Discuss on Metal

Old Wounds’ new EP, “Death Projection,” is out today on Good Fight Music. Alternative Press is now hosting a stream of the entire EP, which is available below.

"Death Projection" was produced by Kevin Bernsten (Full of Hell, Mutilation Rites) and mastered by Brad Boatright (Integrity, Modern Life Is War). As drummer Brandon Gallagher states, "It… Read More/Discuss on Metal

Extreme music fans of all things deviant can check out a live video for ?Do Not Look Down? by Sweden?s Meshuggah below, courtesy of Drum Magazine.

The footage comes from Meshuggah?s upcoming live DVD / Blu-Ray + 2-CD release, “The Ophidian Trek” - which celebrates the 25-year anniversary since the recording of the band?s first EP - due out in No… Read More/Discuss on Metal

The Grammy-nominated thrash masters in Anthrax will release “Chile On Hell,” a live-in-concert DVD, on October 17th (EU) / October 20th (UK) via Nuclear Blast.

"Chile On Hell" was filmed at the Teatro Caupolican in Santiago, Chile on May 10th, 2013 and features Anthrax performing an extended set that includes songs from the band’s entire catalog… Read More/Discuss on Metal

With Orange Goblin’s “Back From The Abyss” full-length now three weeks away from release, the band has confirmed the first North American tour in support of the record.

Set to begin December 1st and run through December 21st, Orange Goblin will return to the stage touring alongside Down, Bl’ast!, and labelmates King Parrot!

Vocalist Ben Ward … Read More/Discuss on Metal

Pennsylvania?s old-souled dirty groove rock quartet Crobot recently signed a deal with Nuclear Blast Records for the territory of Europe.

Now the foursome has put up a video for the track “Legend Of The Spaceborne Killer” taken off upcoming album “Something Supernatural.” Check it out below.

"Something Supernatural" is set for a release on Oc… Read More/Discuss on Metal

Devil You Know - the creative union of Howard Jones, Francesco Artusato, and John Sankey - has posted an official lyric video for the track “My Own,” which can be seen below.

The track is taken from debut album “The Beauty of Destruction” (reviewed here), released last April via Nuclear Blast Entertainment.

"The Beauty of Destruction" was pro… Read More/Discuss on Metal

In anticipation for an upcoming 2015 EP release, the melodic metal quintet known as Within Our Gates has released a brand new song.

The first taste of new music since 2012’s “Kingdom Of Mind” is entitled “Sleepers Wake” and is a small preview of what to expect from the band in 2015. Check out the track below.

"Sleepers Wake" was written to pi… Read More/Discuss on Metal

Los Angeles hardcore band The Ghost Inside will release fourth album “Dear Youth” on November 17th on Epitaph Records.

The album was co-produced by Jeremy McKinnon and Andrew Wade. Today you can also watch the band’s new video for the track “Dear Youth (Day 52),” featuring fan-submitted footage. Front man Jonathan Vigil explains the album concep… Read More/Discuss on Metal

The Gothenburg style melodic death metal pioneers in At The Gates will soon release their first new music in 19 years.

Below is an overview of the formats for the “At War With Reality” comeback studio album, which will be released via Century Media Records on October 27th:

- Jewelcase CD (20 page booklet)
- Digipak CD (20 page booklet; 2 bon… Read More/Discuss on Metal

Decibel Magazine is hosting a stream of “Society Sucker,” the brutally groove-laden new EP from the Wilmington, North Carolina act of the same name, in honor of its parole date today.

Stream the full self-titled release in the SoundCloud player provided below. The EP’s track listing is as follows:

1. Sentenced
2. Burdened
3. The Hangman
4…. Read More/Discuss on Metal

On July 21st, 2014 Witches Brew released a new 7” EP from the Greek thrash metal band Endless Recovery entitled “Resistant Bangers.”

Endless Recovery is currently working on new material for an upcoming full-length album, with a mid-2015 release tentatively scheduled.

In the mean time, check out a promo video for the title track off previous … Read More/Discuss on Metal

Belgium’s doom / death metal band Tyrant’s Kall is set to re-release debut album “Dagon” this Thursday September 18th, 2014 on the German label Witches Brew.

"Dagon" will be re-released on 12" vinyl and includes a new layout design & a never before released bonus track "The Whisperer." Inspired by the literary works of Howard Phillips Lovecraft,… Read More/Discuss on Metal

Nanaimo, BC six-piece powerhouse The Body Politic is proud to unleash new EP “Egressor” - out officially today, Tuesday, September 16th.

The entire EP is now available for free download at Bandcamp here and can also be streamed below. The following press release was issued about The Body Politic:

"Taking the name from a Clive Barker short sto… Read More/Discuss on Metal