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SERENITY: 'The Chevalier' Video Released

"The Chevalier", the new video from Austrian symphonic melodic metallers SERENITY, can be viewed below. The song, which features a guest appearance by Ailyn (SIRENIA), comes off the band's third album, "Death & Legacy", due on February 25 via Napalm Records. The CD was produced by Oliver Philipps, Jan Vacik, Thomas Buchberger and Georg Neuhauser ...

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LEAVES' EYES Announces Tour Dates With TARJA, MIDNATTSOL

LEAVES' EYES — the German/Norwegian band formed by ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY singer Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull and members of ATROCITY — has scheduled the following European tour dates: With MIDNATTSOL: Apr. 22 - Sneek, Netherlands - Bolwerk Apr. 23 - Enschede, Netherlands - Atak Apr. 24 - Rotterdam, Netherlands - Baroeg Apr. 25 - Frankfurt, ...

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LEAVES' EYES: New Album Title, Artwork Unveiled

LEAVES' EYES — the German/Norwegian band formed by ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY singer Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull and members of ATROCITY — has set "Meredead" as the title of its new album, due on April 22 in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Release dates for other territories will be announced soon. Producer/co-vocalist Alexander Krull is currently overseeing ...

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EXODUS Guitarist Interviewed On U.K.'s 'Metalheadz' (Video)

Peter Bailey of "The Metalheadz" radio show conducted an interview with guitarist Gary Holt of San Francisco Bay Area thrashers EXODUS at Central Station in Wrexham, United Kingdom on November 18, 2010. You can now watch the chat below. EXODUS will open for the legendary British heavy metal act IRON MAIDEN on April 10, 2011 ...

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SERENITY: Six-Minute 'Death & Legacy' Video Teaser Posted Online

A six-minute video trailer for "Death & Legacy", the third album from Austrian symphonic melodic metallers SERENITY, can be viewed below. Due on February 25, 2011 via Napalm Records, the CD was produced by Oliver Philipps, Jan Vacik, Thomas Buchberger and Georg Neuhauser and it features guest appearances by Ailyn (SIRENIA), Amanda Somerville (AVANTASIA, EPICA, ...

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EXODUS To Open For IRON MAIDEN In Chile

San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal veterans EXODUS will open for the legendary British heavy metal act IRON MAIDEN on April 10, 2011 at Estadio Nacional in Santiago, Chile. Comments EXODUS guitarist Gary Holt: "We had two shows left on the Thrashfest [European] tour [with KREATOR and DEATH ANGEL], everybody was tired and burned out, ...

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SERENITY: New Album Details Revealed; Audio Samples Available

Austrian symphonic melodic metallers SERENITY will release their third album, "Death & Legacy", on February 25, 2010 via Napalm Records. The CD was produced by Oliver Philipps, Jan Vacik, Thomas Buchberger and Georg Neuhauser and it features guest appearances by Ailyn (SIRENIA), Amanda Somerville (AVANTASIA, EPICA, KISKE/SOMERVILLE) and Charlotte Wessels (DELAIN). The album was mixed ...

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SLAYER, MEGADETH, ANTHRAX Drummers Talk To EVANS DRUMHEADS (Video)

Evans Drumheads spoke to Charlie Benante (ANTHRAX), Shawn Drover (MEGADETH) and Dave Lombardo (SLAYER) during the recently completed Jägermeister Music Tour. You can now watch the chat below. ANTHRAX released the "Live At The Sonisphere" 10-inch single — a picture disc featuring the tracks "Medusa" and "Only" from the "The Big Four: Live From Sofia, ...

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EXODUS: Stockholm Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of EXODUS's December 8, 2010 performance at Debaser in Stockholm, Sweden during the Thrashfest 2010 European tour with KREATOR, DEATH ANGEL and SUICIDAL ANGELS can be viewed below. EXODUS' setlist was as follows: 01. The Ballad Of Leonard And Charles 02. Beyond The Pale 03. Children Of A Worthless God 04. A ...

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EXODUS: New Pratteln Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of San Francisco Bay Area metallers EXODUS performing the song "War Is My Shepherd" on December 14, 2010 at Z7 in Pratteln, Switzerland during the Thrashfest 2010 European tour with KREATOR, DEATH ANGEL and SUICIDAL ANGELS can be viewed below. EXODUS's latest album, "Exhibit B: The Human Condition", was recorded last December ...

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LEAVES' EYES: New Album Update

LEAVES' EYES — the German/Norwegian band formed by ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY singer Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull and members of ATROCITY — has issued the following update: "The production of the new [LEAVES' EYES] album will be finished soon. "We are proud to announce our cooperation with the Lingua Mortis Orchestra and Victor Smolski (RAGE) as ...

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THERION, LEAVES' EYES Confirmed For Belgium's METAL FEMALE VOICES FEST

Swedish progressive/experimental metallers THERION and LEAVES' EYES — the German/Norwegian band formed by ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY singer Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull and members of ATROCITY — have been confirmed for next year's edition of the Metal Female Voices Fest, set to take place October 21-23 at Oktoberhallen in Wieze, Belgium. The festival billing is shaping ...

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LEAVES' EYES Apologizes For Indian Concert Cancelation

LEAVES' EYES — the German/Norwegian band formed by ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY singer Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull and members of ATROCITY — was scheduled to play a one-off concert on November 19 at the Indian Music Conference at the Campal Ground in Panjim in Goa, India. However, the group's performance at the event was called off ...

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EXODUS, RAZOR Members Interviewed On 'The Governor's Ball' (Audio)

Vocalist Rob Dukes of San Francisco Bay Area thrashers EXODUS and guitarist Dave Carlo of Canadian metal veterans RAZOR were interviewed for the latest episode of "The Governor's Ball". You can now stream the program in two parts below. EXODUS' "Downfall" video was helmed by SchneppZone director Jon Schnepp of "Metalocalypse" fame (the animated program ...

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SLAYER Drummer Interviewed At 'Dimebash 2010' (Video)

Eric Blair of "The Blairing Out With Eric Blair Show" conducted an interview with SLAYER drummer Dave Lombardo at last month's Dimebash 2010 event, which was held in honor of the late, great "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott (PANTERA, DAMAGEPLAN) at the world-famous Key Club on the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood, California. You can now watch ...

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SLAYER Guitar Techs Interviewed (Video)

SLAYER guitar techs Warren Lee and Armand Crump were interviewed during the band's recently completed Jägermeister Music Tour with MEGADETH and ANTHRAX. You can now watch the footage below. Wrapping up one of the most memorable years of the band's career, SLAYER will make available a previously unreleased track, "Atrocity Vendor", as part of a ...

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SLAYER's KERRY KING And Tech ARMAND Talk To DUNLOP TV (Video)

Dunlop TV recently conducted an interview with SLAYER guitarist Kerry King about the band's recent tour with MEGADETH and TESTAMENT. Then Kerry's tech, Armand, took Dunlop TV through King's live rig. Watch the six-and-a-half-minute clip below. SLAYER will release the "World Painted Blood" translucent red-vinyl seven-inch single on November 26 via Metal Club, a group ...

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SLAYER Guitarist KERRY KING Answers Fan-Submitted Questions

SLAYER guitarist Kerry King recently answered fan-submitted questions for Fret 12. The entire question-and-answer session can be viewed in ten parts below. SLAYER will release the "World Painted Blood" translucent red-vinyl seven-inch single on November 26 via Metal Club, a group of record stores throughout the U.S. and Canada that work to connect the vibrant ...

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SLAYER: 'World Painted Blood' Red-Vinyl 7" Single Due In November

SLAYER will release the "World Painted Blood" translucent red-vinyl seven-inch single on November 26 via Metal Club, a group of record stores throughout the U.S. and Canada that work to connect the vibrant metal community with their local record store. Limited to 2,500 copies, the single will feature the previously unreleased B-side track "Atrocity Vendor" ...

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ECLIPTICA Recording New Album

Austrian melodic metallers ECLIPTICA entered Wild One Music Studios on October 15 with producer Frank Pitters (DIGNITY) to begin recording their new album for an early 2011 release via Frontiers Records. All the drum recordings are being handled by Roland Navratil (ATROCITY, LEAVES' EYES, DIGNITY) while ECLIPTICA's newest bandmember, Roman Daucher, will lay down additional ...

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LEAVES' EYES Parts Ways With Bassist

LEAVES' EYES — the German/Norwegian band formed by ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY singer Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull and members of ATROCITY — has parted ways with bassist Alla Fedynitch "for personal reasons." The group will play the last two shows of this year — at the Metal Female Voices Fest on October 24 in Wieze, Belgium ...

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LEAVES' EYES Forced To Cancel Remaining Dates On North American Tour

LEAVES' EYES — the German/Norwegian band formed by ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY singer Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull and members of ATROCITY — has been forced to cancel the remaining dates on its previously announced North Americna tour. The group's official statement on the matter reads as follows: "We regret to announce that the remaining dates of ...

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