DEATH – Scott Clendenin R.I.P.

Another tragic death hits the music world. Today through Death‘s Facebook’s page we received the bad news that former bassist Scott Clendenin passed away: “With a sense of shock I’m letting all of you know of the passing today of former DEATH bassist Scott Clendenin. Scott had some health challenges in the last few years […]

Death (DTA) Symbolic Tour Stockholm

Death (DTA) Symbolic Tour – Klubben Stockholm 20.3.2015  + + + + + Death finally reached Stockholm with their 20th anniversary Symbolic Tour in memorial of Chuck Shuldiner. Klubben was filled with enthusiastic young and old fans, wearing Death t-shirts and thrilled with strong anticipation. The wait was a little too long but when the […]

Paranorm+ Unangel live @ Pitcher’s Uppsala (SWE)

On this night of friday the 13th March, Uppsalas two prominent bands, death/thrash outfit Unangel and old school progressive thrashers Paranorm, will take the stage at the club Pitcher’s in Uppsala (Swe). Both bands are supporting their 2013 releases, ”The Edge of Existance” (Paranorm) and ”Drunk on Hate” (Unangel). You can await a heavy night […]

Static cause of death confirmed

Wayne Static , frontman of Static-X , died for having Xanax mixed with other powerful prescription drugs and alcohol . This was revealed by Blabbermouth, which obtained a copy of the death certificate released yesterday. 48 year old, born Wayne Richard Wells , was ready to leave for a tour with Powerman 5000 and Drowning […]

Jeff Hanneman of Slayer has died

It is a very sad day of extreme metal. One of the founders of Slayer and thrash metal as a whole style, Jeff Hanneman, has died due to kidney failure. Since his spider bite incident a few years back, he has been temporarily out of Slayer, taking time off. Most probably, that disease he got […]

Abiotic – Facades

As we previously wrote regarding Abiotic, they were in the middle of recording a video for their upcoming video single Facades. Well, now it is released! In a heavy jump cut video these guys showcases their extremely technical death metal with some amazing virtuoso guitar work. But more fascinating is the vocals of Ray Jimenez, […]

Dark Tranquility – For Broken Words [Official Music]

Sweden’s most awesome screamer Mikael Stanne has with his band Dark Tranquility released a new song on Century Media’s YouTube-channel. For everyone who is excited for the upcoming album Construct, this sneak peak is a feast as you can hear the same old dear Dark Tranquility but with some new exciting rhythm arrangements. Hopefully you’ll […]

Amon Amarth – Deceiver of the Gods

Got a thing for Amon Amarth? Hope you haven’t missed out on their massive piece Deceiver of the Gods. The album is the perfect blend of their latest three hymns to Valhalla, combining the early evil brutality with the later melodic speed. Metal Blade just recently uploaded the title track from this album and it […]

Arsis – Carve my Cross [Official Video]

From the eastern lands of the blessed america, Virginias Arsis bring us a lesson in technical death metal. Their new video-single Carve my Cross takes you along a ride in a horror inspired mansion, apparently called Nightmare mansion and Captain Cline’s Pirate Ghost Ride. Even though it does more sound as childrens’ entertainment, this video […]

Hate – Alchemy of Blood [Official Video]

Poland is well known for their consistent high quality of brutal and satanic metal. Hate is another band that goes hand in hand with the likes of Vader and Behemoth. The guys at Napalm Records recently released their manly topless feast of video for the song Alchemy of Blood. This type of mixture between modern […]

Abiotic – Behind the scenes [Video]

These (most probably) Mass Effect-adoring guys of the progressive death metal/deathcore unit Abiotic has recently filmed a video for the song Facades. These riff-shredders have once again worked with director Dan Drescher, who also was the creative force behind their last video Vermosapien. /Christoffer Bertzell

Dark Tranquility post album trailer [Video]

The swedish melodic death metal veterans Dark Tranquility have posted a video trailer for their upcoming tenth studio album, Construct. The album will be released on the 27th of May through Century Media. Mixing duties was handled by metal epert Jens Bogren who has worked with Opeth, Katatonia and Paradise Lost amongst others. “The selected […]

Xerath – Machine Insurgency [Official Video]

Make sure not to miss out on the amazing Xerath who released their video of the song Machine Insurgency, from their extremely heavy second album named: II. These guys worked with star producer Jacob Hansen (Volbeat, Destruction etc.) and managed to get Emil Werstler from Daath to perform some crazy guest growl vocals. The artwork is […]

Officium Triste – Mors Viri [5.0]

Melancholy and sad despair. After 20 years of music Officium Triste includes in their new album Mors Viri what a real doom metal genre should contain: Tragical melodies cross some sort of nostalgic-waiting and roaring grief lullabies. You can name those feelings as what first shows up in your mind. The music mirrows officially dark […]

Ophis announces re-issue!

Cyclone Empire announces the release of Effigies Of Desolation, Double CD by Germany’s Death/Doom band Ophis. The release will include an exclusive re-issue of their debut album Streams Of Misery and their EP Nostrae Mortis Signaculum plus some previously unreleased bonus material. The exclusive Digipack reissue is going to be released on 26 April accompanied with a performance at the famous Doom Shall […]