NAPALM DEATH – Announce new album title and release date; 70,000 Tons Of Metal cruise!

napalm deathFollowing South American touring as well as appearances at Phil Anselmo’s Housecore Horrorfest in Austin as well as Slipknot’s Knotfest in San Bernadino this past weekend, British Grindcore legends NAPALM DEATH are ready to reveal the first details for their much anticipated new, 15th studio album release. The album will be entitled “Apex Predator – Easy Meat” and will be released via Century Media Records on January 26th, 2015 in Europe and January 27th, 2015 in North America.

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ANTROPOMORPHIA releases uncensored and censored video for “Nekrovaginal Secretions”!

antropomorphiaDutch necromantic death metallers AntropomorphiA have just released their new video for “Nekrovaginal Secretions” from the album “Rites ov Perversion.” Watch the video now at www.metalblade.com/antropomorphia.

At the same place you can check out more AntropomorphiA audio and order your copy of the brand new record. The uncensored version of the S. Roth directed “Nekrovaginal Secretions” is streaming exclusively on antropomorphia-official.com.

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EXALT UNLEASHES ‘PALE LIGHT’ AT REVOLVERMAG.COM

exaltCanada’s most brutal export EXALT has unleashed a stream of their tumultuous new album, Pale Light, today at RevolverMag.com. The record is due out on Tuesday, November 4th via New Damage Records and is currently available for pre-order at iTunes (http://bit.ly/1yoLqWk) and from New Damage (http://bit.ly/1pAUZHZ).

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Hope Drone Sign to Relapse Records; Complete Sophomore Album

hope droneRelapse Records is extremely proud to announce the signing of Australian atmospheric black metal quartet HOPE DRONE Formed in Brisbane, Australia in 2011,HOPE DRONE (Karl Hartwig – guitar, Christopher Rowden – guitar/vocals, Francis Keil – drums, Aaron Pickersgill – bass/vocals) quickly made a name for themselves with their 2013 self-titled debut that was hailed by Cvlt Nation as “fresh, invigorating and captivating“, by Scene Point Blank as a record that “achieves on all fronts” and by Angry Metal Guy as “possibly the most devastatingly nihilistic recording I’ve ever heard, both instrumentally and lyrically.

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ALICE COOPER’s “Raise The Dead – Live From Wacken”, Lands at #24 on the Billboard Top Hard Rock Chart

alice cooperUDR Music’s ALICE COOPER Raise The Dead – Live From Wacken CD/DVD set is out now, and has charted at #24 on the Billboard Top Hard Rock charts in its first week! The set also charted at #52 on the Top Indie Albums Chart and landed within the Top 200 as well. Order your copy via Amazon here.

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VOLUME IV: Atlanta-Based Biker Doom Trio Starts East Coast/Southern Takeover This Weekend

volume IVAtlanta’s VOLUME IV may have been quiet as of late, but with a huge year ahead of them and many things to announce in the coming months, they’re kicking things off by taking their southern-tinged biker doom riffs on the road and laying waste to the south as well as the east coast.

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BLOODBATH: ‘Breeding Death’, ‘Resurrection Through Carnage’, ‘Nightmares Made Flesh’ to be re-issued on LP

bloodbathCentury Media Records is proud to present a morbid triple threat of quintessential death metal with proper vinyl re-issues of BLOODBATH’s Breeding Death (2000), Resurrection Through Carnage (2002) and Nightmares Made Flesh (2004), set for release on November 17th.

All titles feature heavy 180g vinyl with printed innersleeves and original artwork (Nightmares Made Flesh comes with the stunning Wes Benscoter art of the US edition). The European and USA pre-order via CM Distro has begun, so purchase your copies now: 
CM Distro EU: http://smarturl.it/BloothbathCMDEU
CM Distro USA: http://smarturl.it/bloodbathCMD

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Philip H. Anselmo Responds To Housecore Horror Film Festival Co-Founder Corey Mitchell’s Passing

anselmo coreyHousecore Horror Film Festival co-founder/best-selling true crime author, Corey Mitchell, suffered a deadly heart attack early Monday morning at Emo’s, venue home of the event. Mitchell’s tragic and untimely passing follows the fest’s second epically successful weekend of metal and horror.

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Quick Reviews: Myrkur, Saille, Mortals & Fit For A King

MyrkurMyrkur’s self titled debut brings us some amazing atmospheric Scandinavian black metal from a single woman who embraces the inner darkness of black metal and the ritualistic worship of Nordic music.

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Quickest Reviews! Nim Vind, Scar Symmetry, Witching Hour, Betoken, Dead Samaritan, Jupiterian, Mausoleum Gate, Apostle of Solitude, Shiran & Anguish

This quickest review post is 10 albums deep. Featuring some melodic death metal, doom and classic rocks bands. These are very brief with a score next to it. If the band provided a link with their submission I included it as a link on their name.

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Turkey’s Decimation Releasing ‘Reign of Ungodly Creation’ on Comatose Music December 9; Decibel Mag Premieres New Song

decimationTurkish Brutalists DECIMATION will release Reign of Ungodly Creation on December 9 through Comatose Music. Decibel has posted a stream of track “Devilish Domain Vortex in the Gloom of Wicked Ziggurat” for your listening pleasure right here.

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HOUR OF PENANCE ANNOUNCES ITALIAN TOUR WITH AT THE GATES

hour of penance tourDescribed as “a full-blown sonic assault of the purest death metal essence” (Against Magazine), HOUR OF PENANCE‘s commanding new release “Regicide” consists of 11 tracks of “blistering speed and extreme fury” (MetalSucks). The band are proud to announce they will showcase their furious blasphemy as they join Swedish melodic death metal legends At The Gates throughout Italy in January!  

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THORR-AXE: Indiana-Based Blackened Doom Quartet Announces New Album, Gates Of Winter; Preorders Available Now

thorr-axeAs winter begins to rear its icy head in the Northern Hemisphere, the mythologically-inspired, blackened-doom quartet hailing from Bloomington, Indiana known as THORR-AXE have announced the arrival of their sophomore album, Gates Of WinterJanuary 13, 2015.

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EYEHATEGOD Announces Australian Tour Dates + Roadburn 2015 Appearances; Band To Level Housecore Horror Film Fest This Weekend Before Kicking Off Another US Takeover

eyehategodNew Orleans rulers of the riff, EYEHATEGOD, will return to Australia for a short but riotous run of live devastation next year. Slated to commence on January 29th, the band will take over Perth, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. Speakers will be blown; souls will be broken; lives will be changed forever. A few months later, EYEHATEGOD will pillage their way through Tilburg, The Netherlands for the 2015 edition of Roadburn where they’ll punish ears with two sets of gristly Southern, hardcore blues debauchery on April 9th and 10th.

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