NEWS: Suicide Silence Summer European Shows!

Riverside California Deathcore Heavyweights Suicide Silence have announced a run of European club shows with “appearing on select Festival Dates“. Looking at the dates of the club shows it would make Belgium’s Graspop Metal Meeting and France’s Hellfest distinct before and Spain’s Resurrection Fest after possibilities. The return to form “Become The Hunter” is out

Bootleg: Malevolence at Sound Of Revolution Fest 2019!

Tomorrow will see not only a brand new single with a music video but also pre-orders for the upcoming new EP “The Other Side” from Malevolence. The rumours are rife that as Knocked Loose did with “Mistakes Like Fractures“, that this new release is just a teaser for a full length album to follow shortly

Review: “So Repeat This Line” by Raze

When a band come out with a statement like “we combined the elements of thrash metal, nu-metal, heavy metal, modern metal with contemporary classical and minimal music” eyebrows get raised. The first question is “what do they actually sound like then?” and then the second thought might be to give it a miss because on

Riff Police! Pull Over! #93: Pantera Vs Overkill!

Arguably one of the most underrated Pantera albums is their ninth and final offering “Reinventing The Steel“. Recorded in 1999 with Sterling Winfield sharing production duties with the band themselves. Lyrically largely about the band themselves, it sees Slayer guitarist Kerry King add a solo to “Goddamn Electric” while the band headed out on Ozzfest

NEWS: “Lay And Decay” with After The Abduction!

December saw Mancunian Death Metallers After The Abduction release the first single from their upcoming “Cracked And Bled” in the form of “Blood” and now they’re back for round #2! The second single debuted on the Slam Worldwide YouTube channel earlier today and goes by the name “Lay And Decay“. 27th March is the album

NEWS: ROT reach “The Lowest Point Of Hell”!

Italian Horrorcore duo ROT – Multi-instrumentalist Simone Pietroforte and vocalist Giovanni Pietroforte – have shared via Chugcore Promotions a Scott Judd created video for single “The Lowest Point Of Hell“. The track comes from an album Recorded, Mixed & Mastered by Simone Pietroforte of Divergent Studios over the past 2 years entitled “The Black Pill“.

NEWS: Therapy? 30th Anniversary October Tour!

Irish Alternative Metallers Therapy? have announced a huge run of UK dates in October as part of their ongoing 30th Anniversary festivities. They have a new album entitled “Greatest Hits (The Abbey Road Session)” coming on March 6th via Marshall Records. For it they have re-recorded souped up 2020 versions of their UK hit songs

NEWS: Smack’d Up share “Waste Of Life”!

Directed by Briana Bonilla and taken from their set on 22nd February 2020 at The Boardwalk in Orangevale, California, Sacramento Deathcore collective Smack’d Up have released a promo vide for “Waste Of Life“. The track is the opening cut from their debut EP “Death Reign” which is available over at bandcamp. We’ve got a review

NEWS: August Burns Red debut second single “Bones”!

At some point August Burns Red have found the time to write a new record called “Guardians” and as you already know, that’s going to appear on 3rd April via Fearless Records. We’ve heard the first single “Defender“ so now it’s time for the second – which comes in the form of “Bones“.

Bootleg: Atena in London!

A short while ago we reviewed “Drowning Regret And Lungs Filled With Water” by Atena and with their previous albums in 2015’s “Shades Of Black Won’t Bring Her Back” and 2017’s “Possessed” have gained some critical acclaim we can safely tell you that it’s a trio of winners from the band. Here’s a full set