TheJamZone 2020 - Heavy Metal Music News Review

KILLITOROUS To Support ORIGIN On Canadian Tour Dates
Canada's tech-death comedy metal band Killitorous (which consists of members from Annihilator, Suffocation, First Fragment and more!) have announced they will be hitting the road for tour dates with Origin, Beneath The Massacre and Defeated Sanity in Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, and Quebec City ... Read more at Bravewords.com - News

ARMORED SAINT Guitarist JEFF DUNCAN - EMP Label Group To Physically Release Solo Album Wanderlust

ARMORED SAINT Guitarist JEFF DUNCAN - EMP Label Group To Physically Release Solo Album Wanderlust
Armored Saint/Odin guitarist Jeff Duncan is set to release the physical version of his debut solo LP Wanderlust in April on EMP Label Group.  Released digitally in late 2019 by Warrant's Erik Turner and Jerry Dixon on their Downboys label, the physical release will hit stores April 24 on.. ... Read more at Bravewords.com - News

HEILUNG Announce Forthcoming Lifa Blu-Ray Release

HEILUNG Announce Forthcoming Lifa Blu-Ray Release
Filmed during a late summer night at Castlefest 2017 in The Netherlands, Lifa - Heilung Live at Castlefest captures Heilung's debut performance. This will be the first time that the mesmerizing footage is available worldwide as a stand-alone audio/visual (Blu-ray) piece. Lifa lays bare the ... Read more at Bravewords.com - News

Korn’s Brian “Head” Welch Opens Zivel State-Of-The-Art Performance And Recovery Suite

Korn's Brian "Head" Welch Opens Zivel State-Of-The-Art Performance And Recovery Suite
Korn's Brian 'Head' Welch has opened a new recovery suite called Zivel. The facility, which will focus 'on physical, mental, and emotional well-being,' was inspired by the fatigue that touring musicians face in their careers. The first two locations can be found in ... Read more at Metal Anarchy

Metallica's Kirk Hammett To Sign Limited Edition Mugs At Dark Delicacies In Burbank, CA
Metallica's Kirk Hammett will be signing limited edition 'Hammett & Hyde' mugs on March 22 at Dark Delicacies in Burbank, CA between 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Fans that purchase a mug will receive a number to hold their place in line. Metallica merchandise will not be signed. View ... Read more at Metal Anarchy

Crown Of Thornz Added To Sick Of It All & Agnostic Front's Upcoming Tour
Crown Of Thornz have been added to Sick Of It All and Agnostic Front's co-headlining tour. You can find the dates for that run below. Tour Dates: 04/23 Boston, MA - The Middle East 04/24 Quebec City, QC - Le D'Auteull (no Crown Of Thornz) 04/25 Montreal, QC - Foufounes Electrique (no ... Read more at Metal Anarchy

August Burns Red Premiere New Song "Bones"
August Burns Red Premiere New Song "Bones" - Read more at Metal Anarchy

Kamelot To Release New Book "Veritas: A Kamelot Legacy"
Kamelot have announced that they will be releasing a new book, titled 'Veritas: A Kamelot Legacy,' later this year. Fans can sign up to get more details when they become available. They will also have a chance to have their names featured in the book and get an early bird discount. Here ... Read more at Metal Anarchy

Watch Trailer For "30 Years Of Sacrifice: The Story Of Living Sacrifice" Documentary
Living Sacrifice have shared a trailer for their new documentary '30 Years Of Sacrifice: The Story Of Living Sacrifice.' The film will premiere at the Ron Robinson Theater in Little Rock, AR on March 28. That event will also feature live sets from Living Sacrifice and The Blamed. - Read more at Metal Anarchy

System Of A Down Members Share Different Views On Bernie Sanders
System Of A Down have been a politically charged band over the years, but it appears members of the group have very different views on Sen. Bernie Sanders. Frontman Serj Tankian has been a supporter of the self-proclaimed democratic socialist, but drummer John Dolmayan has taken to social media to ... Read more at Metal Anarchy

Close Friend Of Dimebag Darrell Says The Guitarist Wanted To Reunite Pantera Before His Death
During an interview with Landry.audio, Daryl 'Bobby Tongs' Arnberger, who was a close friend of Dimebag Darrell and a videographer for Pantera and Damageplan, revealed that the legendary guitarist was hoping to reunite Pantera after Damageplan's 2004 tour. However, that sadly never ... Read more at Metal Anarchy

August Burns Red premiere new song

August Burns Red premiere new song
August Burns Red premiere new song Wednesday, February 26, 2020 5:07 PM PT August Burns Red have unveiled the second single from their forthcoming album, Guardians, which arrives on April 3 through Fearless Records. You can stream the new song "Bones" below. - Read more at Lambgoat

Photos: OPETH, GRAVEYARD At The Apollo Theatre, February 2020
Opeth and Graveyard took over the world famous Apollo Theater last week and Metal Injection photographer Rodrigo Fredes was there to capture all the action. Take a look at the photos below. Graveyard Opeth What do you think? Leave a Comment → - Read more at Metal Injection

AC/DC's New Album Will Contain Mind-Blowing MALCOLM YOUNG 'Surprises'
Dee Snider says that AC/DC's upcoming album will feature "some surprises" related to late rhythm guitarist Malcolm Young that will blow the minds of the band's diehard fans. The TWISTED SISTER singer discussed AC/DC's plans for the new disc during an appearance last ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET

DOUG ALDRICH Says New THE DEAD DAISIES Album 'Sounds Amazing'
Prior to the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up And Shout Cancer Fund's 10th Memorial Awards Gala, which took place at The Avalon in Hollywood, California on February 20, Doug Aldrich spoke to "The Blairing Out With Eric Blair Show" about the forthcoming album from THE DEAD DAISIES, the hard ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET

DEEP PURPLE To Release New Album, 'Whoosh!', In June
According to various online retailers, the new DEEP PURPLE album will be titled "Whoosh!" and will be released on June 12 via earMUSIC. The legendary rockers' 21st studio LP was once again helmed by Canadian producer Bob Ezrin (KISS, PINK FLOYD, ALICE COOPER), who also worked on DEEP ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET

tours announced: Bjork, Loving, D.O.A., Graham Parker, The Buttertones, more
tours announced: Bjork, Loving, D.O.A., Graham Parker, The Buttertones, more - Read more at BrooklynVegan

Brave History February 26th, 2020 - JOURNEY, SACRAMENTUM, JUDAS PRIEST, GREAT WHITE, RAGE, CANNIBAL CORPSE, CIRITH GORGOR, MANOWAR, DEATH ANGEL, KROKUS, ANTHRAX, ANVIL, ENTOMBED A.D., And VOIVOD!

Brave History February 26th, 2020 - JOURNEY, SACRAMENTUM, JUDAS PRIEST, GREAT WHITE, RAGE, CANNIBAL CORPSE, CIRITH GORGOR, MANOWAR, DEATH ANGEL, KROKUS, ANTHRAX, ANVIL, ENTOMBED A.D., And VOIVOD!
Happy 70th Birthday Jonathan Cain (JOURNEY, BABYS, BAD ENGLISH) - February 26th, 1950Happy 50th Birthday Niclas Anderson (SACRAMENTUM) - February 26th, 1969Happy 39th Birthday JUDAS PRIEST's Point Of Entry - February 26th 1981Happy 29th Birthday GREAT WHITE's Hooked - February 26th ... Read more at Bravewords.com - News

SLAYER, PANTERA Adult Coloring Books Now Available
Ever felt the need to a color in a picture of Kerry King or Phil Anselmo? Now's your chance with these new coloring books based on Pantera, Slayer, and Slayer guitarist Kerry King. These fun Art Therapy books let fans get out all the rage through a range of colors... - Read more at Bravewords.com - News

Germany’s PALACE Announce Reject The System Album

Germany's PALACE Announce Reject The System Album
Germany's Palace are back with their new album, Reject The System, due for release April 3 via Massacre Records.Mixing and mastering was handled by producer Kai Stahlenberg. Following the release of The 7th Steel, Palace wanted to record an album with an even heavier sound - and so they did... - Read more at Bravewords.com - News

Cremations – Dissolution Of Balance (2020)

Cremations - Dissolution Of Balance (2020)
Artist: CremationsAlbum: Dissolution Of BalanceReleased: 2020Style: MetalcoreFormat: MP3 320KbpsSize: 56 Mb Tracklist: 01 - Nothing 02 - Vanishing Self 03 - Beneath the Soil 04 - Aftermath 05 - Broken Shell 06 - Dehumanized 07 - Secure and Safe 08 - No Salvation 09 - Among Wolves 10 - Dissolution ... Read more at New Album Releases ยป Metal

Lakeshore (Ex-Emmure, Etc.) Premiere "Mountain View" Video
Lakeshore (ex-Emmure, etc.) have premiered a new video for their new single 'Mountain View.' You can check that out below: Ben Lionetti told Alternative Press the following: ''Mountain View' was one of those songs that came together pretty quickly. We felt good about the ... Read more at Metal Anarchy

Brutal Assault Adds Nine More Bands To Already Impressive Line-up

Brutal Assault Adds Nine More Bands To Already Impressive Line-up
Brutal Assault Adds Nine More Bands To Already Impressive Line-up Although Brutal Assault doesn't take place until August, this festival is still adding bands to an already impressive line-up at a dizzying pace. The latest addition includes the following bands: Baest, Birds In Row, Brutus, ... Read more at MetalUnderground.com

Hardcore Punk Legends D.O.A. Announce New Album, Tour Dates with The Dead Kennedys

Hardcore Punk Legends D.O.A. Announce New Album, Tour Dates with The Dead Kennedys
D.O.A. announce new album, dates with The Dead Kennedys [ 191 views ] Official press release:If an actor or a reality show host can become president and wreak havoc around the world, then surely musicians have a time honored duty of reacting to that and speaking up for regular people. Punk rock ... Read more at Lambgoat

Crown Of Thornz will open most of the upcoming Agnostic Front and Sick Of It All tour

Crown Of Thornz will open most of the upcoming Agnostic Front and Sick Of It All tour
Agnostic Front, Sick Of It All co-headlining tour [ 4,432 views ] New York hardcore legends Agnostic Front and Sick Of It All have announced a three-week co-headlining tour that will commence in April and cover the eastern half of North America. Dates are listed below.Agnostic Front's Roger ... Read more at Lambgoat

Vocalist David Ottoson talks the return of Stealing Eden

Vocalist David Ottoson talks the return of Stealing Eden
After a nine-year hiatus, Canadian hard rockers Stealing Eden are back! Last month, the group officially returned with a brand new single, "Edge of the World." However, there's a lot more planned than one single as they are working on a new album along with a North American tour. ... Read more at Metal Insider

Aeternam - Drop New Music Video 'Al Qassam'
Melodic death metal purveyors from Canada Aeternam have released a new video for the title-track off their forthcoming record, Al Qassam. Mixed and mastered at The Grid Studio in Montreal, QC by Christian Donaldson, Al Qassam will be available across all major platforms on March 27th, 2020. - Read more at Metal Storm News

Vile Creature - New Album Finished, Confirm Tour Dates
While Prosthetic Records confirmed that the work on the upcoming Vile Creature album is completed (more details to follow), sludge metal formation on the other revealed a new batch of tour dates. In April, they will perform two shows in Europe with Bismuth & Moloch (Roadburn Festival and London) ... Read more at Metal Storm News

Fleshgod Apocalypse - Stream New Official Video Clip
Italian orchestral-death metal giants Fleshgod Apocalypse have unveiled a brand new official video for the song Monnalisa". The latter is coming off the band's latest offering, Veleno. The video was directed by Giovanni Bucci. - Read more at Metal Storm News

Fly Away With Lutharö's Captivating Single "Wings of Agony" Off Upcoming EP Out March 27th
(contact info below) NEWS RELEASE Montreal, QC - February 26, 2020 For fans of Arch Enemy, Unleash the Archers, Amon Amarth, Behemoth Fly Away With Lutharö's Captivating Single 'Wings of Agony' Off Upcoming EP Out March 27th Lutharö, from Hamilton, Canada is unleashing ... Read more at Asher Media Relations
10 Dumbest, and Therefore Best, Metal Band Names of the Millennium
Metal is wonderfully stupid at times, and once all the good band names such as Black Sabbath and Metal Duck were taken, groups around the world were forced to scramble for something original. Originality doesn't always mean quality, but when it comes to these 10 bands, we're ... Read more at Loudwire
OZZY OSBOURNE AMA Highlights: Next Album Update, Aliens, Drinking with Andre The Giant, Favorite Albums and more
Ozzy Osbourne has been busy on a PR tour to support his new album, Ordinary Man. He's been doing a ton of interviews - getting introspective about still being alive at 71, while a lot of his friends are dead, sharing amazing stories of recording classic Black Sabbath albums and revealing ... Read more at Metal Injection
SYSTEM OF A DOWN Frontman & Drummer Share Differing Views on Bernie Sanders On Social Media
Bernie Sanders is currently the frontrunner to win the Democratic nomination for this year's US presidential election. As such, the self-described democratic socialist has become the topic of conversation amongst many folks, and today two members of System of A Down shared differing views on ... Read more at Metal Injection
Photos: OPETH, GRAVEYARD At The Apollo Theatre, February 2019
Opeth and Graveyard took over the world famous Apollo Theater last week and Metal Injection photographer Rodrigo Fredes was there to capture all the action. Take a look at the photos below. Graveyard Opeth What do you think? Leave a Comment → - Read more at Metal Injection
THIS IS ARMAGEDDON!: Blackpacking In Bergen, Norway! (Part 1 feat. Yggdrasil Photo, Gaahl)
THIS IS ARMAGEDDON!: Blackpacking In Bergen, Norway! (Part 1 feat. Yggdrasil Photo, Gaahl)
It was a warm, unusually sunny, August morning in Bergen as we made our way from the hotel to the historic Bryggen district and its characteristic wooden houses that have stood guard over Bergen's old wharf since the 14th century (give or take a few fires). In fact, we had apparently scheduled ... Read more at Metal Injection
RONNIE JAMES DIO's Long-Awaited Autobiography Will Include 'Some Really Good Stories'
Wendy Dio, widow and longtime manager of Ronnie James Dio, spoke to SiriusXM's "Trunk Nation" about the the long-awaited autobiography of the heavy metal master, which is tentatively due in 2021. Legendary rock journalist Mick Wall is working with Wendy on the book with, which was ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
SLIPKNOT's JAY WEINBERG Is 'Honored' And 'Flattered' To Be Named 'Best Metal Drummer'
In a new interview with Finland's Kaaos TV, SLIPKNOT's Jay Weinberg was asked about being named winner of last year's Music Radar poll for "Best Metal Drummer". Jay earned almost twice as many votes as the rest of the entrants combined, a list which included such names as ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
WHITESNAKE's DAVID COVERDALE: 'A Lot Of The New Rock Bands Don't Really Have Guitar Heroes'
In a recent interview with Subculture Entertainment, WHITESNAKE frontman David Coverdale was asked how he goes about picking a setlist for the band's live performances. He replied (hear audio below): "I'm involved with a bunch of guys who care genuinely about what we do. So I want ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
Jess Williamson announces new LP & tour, shares "Wind on Tin"
Jess Williamson announces new LP & tour, shares "Wind on Tin" - Read more at BrooklynVegan
Xenobiotic - Mordrake
Every year, it seems like there's one particular death metal album released in the early months of the year that sets my quality standards for the next several months. Last year in January, Alterage's The Approaching Roar hit me like a brick to the temple, while in 2018 Portal's Ion ... Read more at Heavy Blog Is Heavy
ROSS "THE BOSS" FRIEDMAN On New Track "Maiden Of Shadows" - "JOEY DeMAIO Would Probably Pay Me A Million Dollars For That Song," Says Former MANOWAR Guitarist
ROSS "THE BOSS" FRIEDMAN On New Track "Maiden Of Shadows" - "JOEY DeMAIO Would Probably Pay Me A Million Dollars For That Song," Says Former MANOWAR Guitarist
Maria Voutyriadou and Dimitris Kontogeorgakos of the Chicago-based webzine Metal Kaoz recently conducted an interview with Ross "The Boss" Friedman and talked about the upcoming Ross The Boss album, Born Of Fire, out on March 6 via AFM Records. An excerpt from the chat follows:Q: So, you ... Read more at Bravewords.com - News
KORN Guitarist BRIAN "HEAD" WELCH Announces ZIVEL; State Of The Art Performance & Recovery Suite Opens Locations In California And Tennessee
KORN Guitarist BRIAN "HEAD" WELCH Announces ZIVEL; State Of The Art Performance & Recovery Suite Opens Locations In California And Tennessee
ZIVEL, the all-in-one performance & recovery suite of Author, Documentarian, and Musician, Brian "Head" Welch of Korn, has officially opened its first facilities in Bakersfield, CA and Nashville, TN. Welch, the founding guitarist of the Grammy Award winning band Korn, and the star of ... Read more at Bravewords.com - News
Rockfield: The Studio On The Farm - Documentary On Legendary Studio That Hosted QUEEN, MOTÖRHEAD, BLACK SABBATH, ROBERT PLANT, JUDAS PRIEST, RUSH And Others To Premier At SXSW; Video Trailer
Rockfield: The Studio On The Farm - Documentary On Legendary Studio That Hosted QUEEN, MOTÖRHEAD, BLACK SABBATH, ROBERT PLANT, JUDAS PRIEST, RUSH And Others To Premier At SXSW; Video Trailer
The new documentary, Rockfield: The Studio On The Farm, will premiere at SXSW (South By Southwest) on March 16. A video trailer can be seen below. Artists that recorded at Rockfield Studios include Black Sabbath, Hawkwind, Judas Priest, Motörhead, Rush, Queen, The Cult, Ian Gillan, Robert ... Read more at Bravewords.com - News
METALLICA Guitarist KIRK HAMMETT To Sign Limited Edition Tiki Mug At California's Dark Delicacies
METALLICA Guitarist KIRK HAMMETT To Sign Limited Edition Tiki Mug At California's Dark Delicacies
Dark Delicacies, located at 822 N. Hollywood Way in Burbank, California, will host a signing session with Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett on Sunday, March 22 from 4 - 7 PM, PDT.Kirk will be signing the limited edition Hammett Tiki Mug. This will be a numbered event.  When you purchase the... - Read more at Bravewords.com - News
ATROPHY's Chemical Dependency Released Digitally
ATROPHY's Chemical Dependency Released Digitally
Atrophy's Chemical Dependency album will be soon be available as a digital release via SubLevel Records.Starting this Friday (February 28), the album will be available for purchase and streaming through all digital providers. Want to purchase the digital album now? You can get it directly from ... Read more at Bravewords.com - News
Stone Sour Share Demo Version Of "30/30-150"
Stone Sour have shared a demo version of their song '30/30-150.' The final version of that track appeared on the band's 2006 album 'Come What(ever) May.' Guitarist Josh Rand commented: 'Late in 2004 after cutting some tracks at Catamount Studios with Joel & Shawn, ... Read more at Metal Anarchy
System of a Down Members Disagree About Bernie Sanders
It would appear that musical direction isn't the only issue on which System of a Down members don't see eye to eye: while SOAD frontman Serj Tankian recently took to social media to celebrate Bernie Sanders' recent success in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination, ... Read more at MetalSucks
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