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Drawn and Quartered Sign with Nuclear Winter Records

Drawn and Quartered Sign with Nuclear Winter Records

Seattle-based death metal horde Drawn and Quartered have joined the ranks of Greece’s Nuclear Winter Records. The label released the following statement: “We are extremely proud to release the new album of this amazing American band that has been inexplicably overseen until now. Expect one of the best Blasphemous Darkened Death Metal albums that you’ve […]

Cauldron Release New Music Video

Cauldron Release New Music Video

Canadian heavy metal power trio Cauldron have released the video for their new single, “All or Nothing,” taken from the band’s sophomore album, Burning Fortune. Watch the clip below. Commented singer/bassist Jason Decay: “The video is basically a concentrated day, or a final straw in the life of Cauldron. We based the concept around the […]

Opeth Parts Ways with Keyboardist

Opeth Parts Ways with Keyboardist

Keyboardist Per Wiberg has been relieved of his duties as a member of Swedish progressive metal band Opeth as part of a mutual decision within the band. Keyboard duties on upcoming tours will be handled by an as-yet named musician who is already rehearsing with the band. Said musician’s identity will be released at a […]

Heathen Announce Temporary Drummer for Upcoming Tour

Heathen Announce Temporary Drummer for Upcoming Tour

Former Slayer and Testament drummer Jon Dette will fill in for drummer Darren Minter of cult Bay Area thrash band Heathen during the group’s upcoming North American tour with legendary German thrashers Destruction and Texas-based thrash act Warbeast. Commented Heathen: “Darren is unable to join us on the North American tour due to previous work […]

Former Manowar Drummer Dies

Former Manowar Drummer Dies

Former Manowar drummer Scott Columbus passed away yesterday, April 4th, at the age of 54. The cause of death has not yet been disclosed. The news was first reported via ex-Manowar guitarist Ross the Boss’ Facebook page and was corroborated by Columbus’ girlfriend of almost four years, Nancy, who wrote on the drummer’s Facebook page, […]

Demonaz Occulta Reveals Solo Album Details

Demonaz Occulta Reveals Solo Album Details

Immortal lyricist (and ex-guitarist) Demonaz Occulta will release his first solo album, March of the Norse, on May 17th in North America (April 1st in Europe) via Nuclear Blast Records. It will be available as digipak-CD, colored vinyl (black and blue), picture disc and a mail-order edition, which is strictly limited to 500 copies worldwide […]

Morbid Angel Reveals New Album Art

Morbid Angel Reveals New Album Art

Floridian death metal pioneers Morbid Angel have released the artwork for their upcoming album, Illud Divinum Insanus (out June 27 via Season of Mist), which was designed by Gustavo Sazes. “To create this cover we worked from several references, ideas, elements, and I would say a ‘world’ of options and paths,” comments Sazes. “After a […]

Disfear Bassist Loses Battle With Cancer

Disfear Bassist Loses Battle With Cancer

Henrik Frykman, longtime bassist for Swedish D-Beat band Disfear, passed away last week after a battle with cancer. The surviving members of the band—guitarists Björn Pettersson and Ulf Cederlund, drummer Marcus Andersson  and vocalist Tomas Lindberg—have released the the following statement regarding the matter: “It is with heavy hearts we inform you that on Friday […]

Wormrot Release New Music Video

Wormrot Release New Music Video

Singapore grind trio Wormrot have released a new music video for the track “Spot a Pathetic,” which is taken from the band’s upcoming full-length record, Dirge. It was filmed at The Blvd in Los Angeles, CA with director Dave Vorhes (White Wizzard, Bonded By Blood). Check it out below. Dirge will be released through Earache […]

Marduk to Release New EP

Marduk to Release New EP

Swedish black metal commandos Marduk have just announced that they’ll be releasing their new three-song EP, Iron Dawn, in conjunction with the band’s appearance at Maryland Deathfest, which is taking place in Baltimore from May 26 – 29 (Marduk is set to perform on May 27). Regain Records will release the EP worldwide on May […]