Rush - Hemispheres (40th anniversary edition).
Hemispheres, the sixth studio album by Canadian trio Rush celebrates its 40th anniversary with four different formats, one of which is this 2xCD deluxe edition. The first CD is a remaster of the album and the second CD features a live set from the Pink Pop festival on the 4th June 1979 and a live ... Read more at PlanetMosh
Kaleikr Premiere New Song "The Descent" From Upcoming New Album "Heart of Lead"
Kaleikr Premiere New Song "The Descent" From Upcoming New Album "Heart of Lead" Kaleikr premiere a new song entitled "The Descent", taken from their upcoming new album "Heart of Lead", which will be released on February 15th by Debemur Morti Productions. The ... Read more at MetalUnderground.com
Mourning Sign Premiere New Song "Nest of vipers" From Upcoming New Album "Contra Mundum"
Mourning Sign Premiere New Song "Nest of vipers" From Upcoming New Album "Contra Mundum" Mourning Sign premiere a new song titled "Nest of vipers", taken from their upcoming new album "Contra Mundum", which will be out in stores December 20th via Orchestrated ... Read more at MetalUnderground.com
NAZARETH Tattooed On My Brain (Metal Related, 2018)
Review by Kev Rowland - When I was young we used to have a record store in town, and in a glass frame on the wall they would put their record of the week. I can clearly remember seeing 'Razamanaz' there for the first time and wondering who could deliver a cover with that much power, and ... Read more at MetalMusicArchives.com New Reviews
KADAVAR Live In Copenhagen (Stoner Metal, 2018)
Review by Kev Rowland - Following on from the success of 'Rough Times', the stoner trio of Christoph 'Lupus' Lindemann (vocals, guitars), Christoph 'Tiger' Bartelt (drums) and Simon 'Dragon' Bouteloup (bass) of course hit the road, with their set at ... Read more at MetalMusicArchives.com New Reviews
Irk - Recipes From The Bible (2018)
Artist: IrkAlbum: Recipes From The BibleReleased: 2018Style: Heavy MetalFormat: MP3 320KbpsSize: 85 Mb Tracklist: 01 - I Bleed Horses 02 - Life Changing Porno 03 - The Observatory 04 - Insect Worship 05 - You're My Germ 06 - Spectre at the Fiesta 07 - The Healer 08 - Cibo Per Gattini 09 - ... Read more at New Album Releases » Metal
Vinterhjerte - For The Gods (2018)
Artist: VinterhjerteAlbum: For The GodsReleased: 2018Style: Viking MetalFormat: MP3 320KbpsSize: 109 Mb Tracklist: 01 - Streams 02 - Loki's Ruin 03 - For the Gods 04 - Assault on Jotunheim 05 - Burn 06 - Prayer for the Dying 07 - The Seas Will Quake 08 - The Wilds of Alfheim 09 - Vengeance of ... Read more at New Album Releases » Metal
Pertness - Metamorphosis (2018)
Artist: PertnessAlbum: MetamorphosisReleased: 2018Style: Power MetalFormat: MP3 320KbpsSize: 87 Mb Tracklist: 01 - Metamorphosis 02 - Fortress 03 - Words of Lies 04 - Firestorm 05 - Left Behind 06 - I'm a Slave 07 - Face to Face with Hell 08 - Flying to the Sun 09 - Waves of Pain 10 - There ... Read more at New Album Releases » Metal
Holding Absence to release debut album in March
Holding Absence to release debut album in March [ 88 views ] Official press release:Cardiff's Holding Absence have announced that their self titled debut album will be released through SharpTone Records on March 8, 2019. The post-hardcore quintet have also confirmed that they will be embarking ... Read more at Lambgoat
Malevolent Creation premieres new track and music video
Saturday, December 15, 2018 4:56 PM PT Malevolent Creation has released a video for new song "Decimated." The track comes from the band's upcoming album, The 13th Beast, due out on January 18. You can check out the clip below.Subscribe to Lambgoat on Floridian death metal ... Read more at Lambgoat
IHSAHN Àmr (Progressive Metal, 2018)
Review by siLLy puPPy - Always the trailblazer, IHSAHN may not be at the helm of Emperor or the multitude of side projects that propelled him throughout the 90s any longer but after launching his solo career with 2006's 'The Adversary,' he has shown no sign of ending his ceaseless ... Read more at MetalMusicArchives.com New Reviews
Sleeping With Sirens Confirm 'Heavier and Better Than Ever' Return
SICK OF IT ALL and IRON REAGAN Tour Dates
Sick Of It All, Iron Reagan tour dates [ 555 views ] Sick Of It All and Iron Reagan will do some East Coast touring together in March. Dates are as follows:3/21 Virginia Beach, VA @ Peabody's3/22 Wilmington, NC @ Reggie's 42nd St. Tavern3/23 Spartanburg, SC @ Ground Zero3/24 Atlanta, GA @ ... Read more at Lambgoat
Asking Alexandria debuts new video
Saturday, December 15, 2018 3:18 PM PT To celebrate the first anniversary of their hugely successful self-titled album Asking Alexandria have released a brand new animated video for track "Vultures." The video follows a challenging, dark and bleakly honest narrative that perfectly ... Read more at Lambgoat
Metal Temple - Trollwar - Oath of The Storm
Overall, this was an outstanding album, for a band that clearly has a lot to offer. What I can't figure out is why no one has signed them yet? The production is excellent. They have a sophistication and complexity in their sound that few others do, yet each track is very easy to listen to. It ... Read more at Asher Media Relations
Killswitch Engage + Parkway Drive Tour Rumors Spark
SHARON OSBOURNE On New Year's Eve OZZFEST: We Wanted To Invite 'All Our Mates To Come And Play'
Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne were interviewed on yesterday's (Friday, December 14) edition of SEX PISTOLS guitarist Steve Jones's radio show, "Jonesy's Jukebox", on the 95.5 KLOS station in Los Angeles. You can now watch the chat below. Asked why they decided to stage special ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
Tyson - Unbreakable (2018)
Artist: TysonAlbum: UnbreakableReleased: 2018Style: Thrash MetalFormat: MP3 320KbpsSize: 98 Mb Tracklist: 01 - Darkness (Intro) 02 - From the Ashes 03 - Death by Silence 04 - Moshpit Alliance 05 - Bleeding Machine 06 - False Gods of Destiny 07 - Scars 08 - Higher 09 - Breaking the Unbreakable 10 - ... Read more at New Album Releases » Metal
Break The Anxiety - Chapter I An Untold Story (2018)
Artist: Break The AnxietyAlbum: Chapter I An Untold StoryReleased: 2018Style: Melodic MetalcoreFormat: MP3 320KbpsSize: 119 Mb Tracklist: 01 - Prologue 02 - Your Legacy 03 - Mirror 04 - Close Your Eyes 05 - Feeling Free 06 - Phoenix 07 - Remedy 08 - Fallin' 09 - Break the Anxiety 10 - B.R.B.L. ... Read more at New Album Releases » Metal
SEEN AND HEARD ON A SATURDAY: KALEIKR, 0N0, VITRIOL, ERYTH, MOURNING SIGN
Having been immersed in year-end LISTMANIA and other diversions since completing a recent vacation, I have a large backlog of newly released music that I've only just begin working my way through over the last couple of days. From what I've heard so far, I assembled the following ... Read more at NO CLEAN SINGING
NATTRAVNEN REVEAL THE HORRORS OF THE 'KULT OF THE RAVEN'
NATTRAVNEN REVEAL THE HORRORS OF THE 'KULT OF THE RAVEN' Words: Jools Green 15th December 2018 When I initially heard about the upcoming Nattravnen project between Jonny Petterson and the legendary Kam Lee my radar was on full alert. I've taken quite ... Read more at Metal Talk
ROCK REMEMBERS RICK PARFITT CHARITY SINGLE RE-RELEASED
ROCK REMEMBERS RICK PARFITT CHARITY SINGLE RE-RELEASED 15th December 2018 The final track is 'Christmas Eve (Nanana)' and features CJ Wildheart, Boss Caine, Ben Marsden and Jason Hodgson along with Sound Of Status and The Quo Choir. A radical rewrite of the 1971 Status Quo album ... Read more at Metal Talk
BRUCE DICKINSON: 'Joining IRON MAIDEN Was The World's Biggest Roller Coaster'
IRON MAIDEN singer Bruce Dickinson was recently interviewed by the Belgian media outlet RTBF. You can now watch the chat at this location. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On joining IRON MAIDEN after playing with SAMSON: Bruce: "Well, let me see… If you ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
MEGADETH's DAVE MUSTAINE Is 'Fighting' To Get Another Metal Category Added To GRAMMY AWARDS
MEGADETH leader Dave Mustaine says that he is "fighting" to get another heavy metal category added to the Grammy Awards. In an effort to continuously evolve its Grammy Awards process, The Recording Academy announced in April 2011 that it had restructured the Grammy categories across all ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
Brave History December 15th, 2018 - CARMINE APPICE, STRYPER, WOODSTOCK, And ORCHID!
Happy 72nd Birthday Carmine Appice (KING KOBRA, BLUE MURDER, VANILLA FUDGE, CACTUS, OZZY OSBOURNE,) - December 15th, 1946Happy 56th Birthday Timothy "Tim" Gaines (STRYPER) - December 15th, 1962R.I.P. Max B. Yasgur (owner of the dairy farm in Bethel, New York where the Woodstock Music And ... Read more at Bravewords.com - News
As I Die At My Desk - Suicide As Cleansing (2018)
Artist: As I Die At My DeskAlbum: Suicide As CleansingReleased: 2018Style: Stoner MetalFormat: MP3 320KbpsSize: 158 Mb Tracklist: 01 - Introit 02 - Cruelty, Fully Realized (Instrumental) 03 - The Complicated Art of Suffocation 04 - Skin 05 - Dripping Desire 06 - No Pride 07 - Trapped in the Bass-Men ... Read more at New Album Releases » Metal
Candlemass Release New Song "The Omega Circle"
Candlemass have released a new song titled 'The Omega Circle.' This track is from the band's new album 'The Door To Doom,' which will be released on February 22. That effort will be the group's first since the return of frontman Johan Längqvist. - Read more at Metal Anarchy
Asking Alexandria Share Animated "Vultures" Music Video
Asking Alexandria have premiered a new animated video for their song 'Vultures.' This track appears on the band's 2017 self-titled album. Ben Bruce commented: 'Simply put, Vultures means the world to us. We wrote this song at a time that was completely volatile in AA's ... Read more at Metal Anarchy
TOBIAS FORGE Says METALLICA Has Been 'So Supportive' Of GHOST: They're 'Basically Mentors'
GHOST frontman Tobias Forge recently spoke with Angel Orozco of American Forces Network. The full conversation can be streamed below. A few excerpts follow (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On how "unmasking" has affected him: Tobias: "It hasn't changed that much. As long as ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
Watch Former GUNS N' ROSES Drummer STEVEN ADLER Perform 'Sweet Child O' Mine' In Detroit
Fan-filmed video footage of former GUNS N' ROSES drummer Steven Adler performing the band's classic song "Sweet Child O' Mine" last night (Friday, December 14) at the Diesel in Chesterfield, Michigan can be seen below (courtesy of Howie Herula). Adler's current solo ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
ACE FREHLEY Talks Politics: 'If You're An American And A Patriot, You Should Get Behind Your President'
Former KISS guitarist Ace Frehley recently appeared on the "Juliet: Unexpected" podcast. The full conversation can be streamed below (interview starts at the 3:11 mark). A few excerpts follow (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On working from home: Ace: "The last three or four ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
MARTY FRIEDMAN Is 'Completely Fine' With 'Little Inaccuracies' On His New Live Album
Guitarist Marty Friedman (MEGADETH, CACOPHONY) recently appeared on "The Official Danko Jones Podcast". The full conversation can be streamed below. A few excerpts follow (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On whether his new double live album, "One Bad M.F. Live!!", was ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
STONE TEMPLE PILOTS Play Rare Acoustic Concert For Charity In Norwood, Massachusetts (Video)
STONE TEMPLE PILOTS played a rare acoustic concert last night (Friday, December 14) at the Norwood Space Center in Norwood, Massachusetts. Fan-filmed video footage of the show can be seen below (courtesy of YouTube users "jimmy shine" and "shawnbrennan1"). All proceeds from the ... Read more at BLABBERMOUTH.NET
BravePicks 2018 - AMORPHIS' Queen Of Time #16
Another gruelling year of heavy metal debauchery is almost over! Killing is our business ... and business is good! And this year the metal scene killed it with a myriad of heavy intrigue! So the votes are in and the compiling is complete! It's time to crown the winners and call... - Read more at Bravewords.com - News
Vile Apparition Premiere New Song "Malevolent Aphantasia" From Upcoming New Album "Depravity Ordained"
Melbourne's brutal death metal band Vile Apparition premiere a new song entitled "Malevolent Aphantasia", taken from their upcoming new album "Depravity Ordained", which will be out in stores January 21st on CD from Memento Mori and on vinyl and cassette from Blood Harvest. ... Read more at Daily Heavy Metal News
AVENGED SEVENFOLD Breaks Down All The Riffs And Rhythms Of Their Song "Paradigm"
Subscribe to Metal Injection on Avenged Sevenfold's Breakdown series has been a really interesting look at how the band composes their songs. The latest one they tackled is "Paradigm" from their latest record The Stage. The band does an excellent job at really taking out the ... Read more at Metal Injection
ASK THE ARTIST: Your Favorite Word To Say?
Subscribe to Metal Injection on We ask members of Amon Amarth, Municipal Waste, Atreyu, Ice Nine Kills, Gatecreeper, Tarja, and Pig Destroyer about their favorite word to say! Watch More ASK THE ARTIST Related Posts - Read more at Metal Injection
Reader's Poll: Best Drummer of the Year
This year had some amazing drum performances, but which one was the best? We narrowed it down to our favorite drummers who released a new album and now it's time for you to decide. Vote for your favorite drummer below. Keep up with all of our Best of 2018 Coverage here. Related Posts - Read more at Metal Injection
Rumors Of A KILLSWITCH ENGAGE & PARKWAY DRIVE U.S. Tour Heating Up
Killswitch Engage has a new record coming in 2019, while Parkway Drive are still out on the road supporting their 2018 effort Reverence. And, there are rumors that the duo metalcore behemoths might be touring together next spring. The PRP noticed both bands were just recently announced to play ... Read more at Metal Injection
Get Doomed With CANDLEMASS's New Song "The Omega Circle"
Candlemass is all geared up to release their first full-length record since Psalms For The Dead in 2012 and it's turning out to be a pretty big deal. The record, titled The Door To Doom and due out on February 22, features vocalist Johan Längquist, whose only other performance ... Read more at Metal Injection