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Rotting Christ - Premiere Another New Track

from: Metal Storm, on: Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 20:06

The Greek black metal veterans of <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=220&bandname=Rotting+Christ>Rotting Christ</a> are now premiering the second track of their upcoming 13th record, <i>The Heretics</i>, which comes out on February 15th through Season of Mist. The song "Heaven And Hell And Fire" is now streaming in the form of a lyric video and you can listen to it as much as you want below. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34870>Read more...</a>

Sacred Reich - Drummer Dave McClain Returns

from: Metal Storm, on: Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 19:58

As you probably remember, <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=32954">drummer Greg Hall</a> was fired from <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=537&bandname=Sacred+Reich>Sacred Reich</a> earlier this year after many years of service. He was replaced by Tim Radziwill at the time. Now, the Phoenix-based thrash veterans announce the return of former drummer Dave McClain to their ranks, following his departure from Bay Area metal outfit <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=157&bandname=Machine+Head>Machine Head</a> last month after 23 years on the drum throne. Before joining <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=157&bandname=Machine+Head>Machine Head</a>, McClain played drums for <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=537&bandname=Sacred+Reich>Sacred Reich</a> for four years between 1991 and 1995. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34868>Read more...</a>

Cannibal Corpse - Pat O&#039;Brien Released From Jail

from: Metal Storm, on: Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 13:18

After <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=68&bandname=Cannibal+Corpse>Cannibal Corpse</a> guitarist <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34832">Pat O'Brien was arrested for burglary and assault</a> on the same night his house burned down, the veteran death metal musician has now been released from jail on Friday night (December 14th) after posting $50,000 bond. The band has yet to make a statement so far. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34867>Read more...</a>

Born Of Osiris - Announce N. American Tour

from: Metal Storm, on: Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 13:05

Deathcore act <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=4725&bandname=Born+Of+Osiris>Born Of Osiris</a> has recently revealed their impending new studio album, <i>The Simulation</i>, which is coming out on January 11th via Sumerian Records. <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=4725&bandname=Born+Of+Osiris>Born Of Osiris</a> will also be hitting the road in 2019 with <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=6709&bandname=Chelsea+Grin>Chelsea Grin</a> and <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=7424&bandname=Make+Them+Suffer>Make Them Suffer</a>, and they will be playing new songs. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34866>Read more...</a>

Anthem - Release New Single

from: Metal Storm, on: Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 12:50

Japan's leading traditional heavy metal band <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=4850&bandname=Anthem>Anthem</a> have signed to Nuclear Blast Records (for the European territory) to break into the worldwide market. The first release, <i>Nucleus</i>, will be their greatest hits album, completely re-recorded with English lyrics. Today, they release the first single from that album, "Black Empire" and you can check it out here. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34865>Read more...</a>

Killswitch Engage - To Co-Headline US Tour With Parkway Drive

from: Metal Storm, on: Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 11:09

<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=139&bandname=Killswitch+Engage>Killswitch Engage</a> and <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=4791&bandname=Parkway+Drive>Parkway Drive</a> have announced a massive co-headlining US tour, dubbed 'Collapse The World'. The trek will take place in spring 2019, kicking off on April 18th in San Francisco and running through May 16th in Milwaukee. <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=5056&bandname=After+The+Burial>After The Burial</a> will perform as an opening act through the entire tour. Tickets will go on sale this Friday, December 21st. Check out the confirmed tour dates below. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34864>Read more...</a>

Roadburn 2019 - Officially Sold Out

from: Metal Storm, on: Monday, December 17, 2018 - 13:28

If you wanted to attend Roadburn's next year edition but haven't managed to get tickets for it yet, it's too late now because the Dutch festival is officially sold out! A few days ago, the organisers made the latest line-up announcement confirming Grails, The Exorcist GBG, URAN GBG and Fontän. <b>Maalstroom</b> will unite the dark forces of Dutch black metal for one special performance. There will also be separate performances from <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=8605&bandname=Laster>Laster</a>, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=9877&bandname=Turia>Turia</a>, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=4801&bandname=Terzij+De+Horde>Terzij De Horde</a>, Witte Wieven, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=6848&bandname=Dodecahedron>Dodecahedron</a> and Nusquama, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=9496&bandname=Hexvessel>Hexvessel</a> (performing <i>All Tree</i>), a special collaboration between Aaron Turner (<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=6686&bandname=Old+Man+Gloom>Old Man Gloom</a>/<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=8748&bandname=Sumac>Sumac</a>), Will Brooks (dälek) and Dennis Tyfus titled <b>Doolhof</b>; Pharmakon, Twin Temple, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=8820&bandname=Crowhurst>Crowhurst</a>, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=8820&bandname=Crowhurst>Crowhurst</a> & <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=5323&bandname=Gnaw+Their+Tongues>Gnaw Their Tongues</a>, Thor & Friends, Fauna, Coilguns, Bismuth, Wrong, Fotocrime and Lucy In Blue. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34863>Read more...</a>

Malevolent Creation - Share Video For New Single

from: Metal Storm, on: Monday, December 17, 2018 - 13:10

Death metallers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=313&bandname=Malevolent+Creation>Malevolent Creation</a> will release their new studio album, <i>The 13th Beast</i>, on January 18th 2019 via Century Media Records, introducing a new line-up comprised of P.M. Cancilla (drums), Josh Gibbs (bass), Phil Fasciana (guitars) and vocalist/guitarist Lee Wollenschlaeger. After the group's first new track, <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34768">"Mandatory Butchery"</a>, here comes the new song "Decimated"! Enjoy it. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34862>Read more...</a>

Crowhurst - Reveal New Album&#039;s First Details

from: Metal Storm, on: Monday, December 17, 2018 - 13:03

A few months ago, noise/black metal act <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=8820&bandname=Crowhurst>Crowhurst</a> announced that they signed <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34033">with Prophecy Productions</a> and now the first details of their new album have been disclosed. According to vocalist Jay Gambit, <i>III</i> should drop in April 2019 so mark your calendars. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34861>Read more...</a>

Plague Of Stars - Lineup Changes

from: Metal Storm, on: Monday, December 17, 2018 - 12:53

<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=8916&bandname=Plague+Of+Stars>Plague Of Stars</a> is thrilled to announce that guitarist Aaron "Frodo" Caulfield (The Omega Sequence, ex-Witchden, ex-Echoes of the Fallen) will join the band <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34593">replacing Nick Malbraaten</a>, who shortly ago announced he needed to step down from the band to focus on family. Frodo will participate in the songwriting on the next album slotted to begin recording in March and will debut on stage with the band for their next show on February 16th. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34855>Read more...</a>

Old Man Gloom - Working On New Album

from: Metal Storm, on: Monday, December 17, 2018 - 10:02

New Mexico-based metal act <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=6686&bandname=Old+Man+Gloom>Old Man Gloom</a> is currently working on new material for their next record and follow-up to 2014's <i>The Ape Of God</i>. Following the <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=33409">death of bassist Caleb Scofield</a> earlier this year, the remaining members decided to carry on with providing new music. More details about the new full-length to follow. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34860>Read more...</a>

Candlemass - Debut Brand New Song

from: Metal Storm, on: Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 13:11

Stockholm's own doom metal icons <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=67&bandname=Candlemass>Candlemass</a> are back with their <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34203">original singer</a>, Johan Längquist, and also announced <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34802">a new album</a> called <i>The Door To Doom</i>. Now, fans can hear the first song from the release and the first since Johan Längquist returned called "The Omega Circle". <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34856>Read more...</a>

Elvenking - Reveal New Album&#039;s First Details

from: Metal Storm, on: Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 12:59

After signing a new <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34762">multi-album deal</a> with AFM Records, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=247&bandname=Elvenking>Elvenking</a> are ready to enter the studio for the recording of their new anticipated album. On January 3rd, the band will fly to Germany to enter Gernhart Studio in Troisdorf (where <i>The Scythe</i> and <i>Wyrd</i> albums had their genesis) to begin drums recordings of the successor to <i>Secrets Of The Magick Grimoire</i>, released in 2017. Expect a second half of 2019 release. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34857>Read more...</a>

Purgatory (US) - Stream New Song

from: Metal Storm, on: Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 12:51

<a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=10286&bandname=Purgatory+%28US%29>Purgatory (US)</a> and Jon Schaffer strike again with the new song "In Your Dreams". You can listen to it below. <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=10286&bandname=Purgatory+%28US%29>Purgatory (US)</a> was active in 80s when they changed their name to <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=2&bandname=Iced+Earth>Iced Earth</a>, and the rest is history. The first <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=2&bandname=Iced+Earth>Iced Earth</a> line-up teamed up under their original name from 1985 to record five tracks that were written between 1985 and 1987, now to be released as the <i>Purgatory EP</i> on December 21st via Century Media Records. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34853>Read more...</a>

Rebellion - Split With Guitarist

from: Metal Storm, on: Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 12:43

After releasing <i>A Tragedy In Steel Part II: Shakespeare's King Lear</i> this year, German heavy metal guards <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=2476&bandname=Rebellion>Rebellion</a> have now split with guitarist Oliver Geibig. He was in band since 2011 but now leaves on "friendly terms and in mutual consent", according to the band. Presently, the band is looking for a new guitar player that should join the band in the beginning of next year. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=34849>Read more...</a>