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MALEVOLENCE: New Song Available For Streaming

"Slithering", a brand new song from Portuguese extreme progressive metallers MALEVOLENCE, can be streamed using the SoundCloud player below (courtesy of Decibel magazine). The track comes off the band's upcoming third full-length album, "Antithetical", which was written and produced by Carlos Cariano, recorded by Paulo Pereira at 20m2sea Studio (Portugal), and mixed and ...

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PESTILENCE Recruits PSYCROPTIC Drummer

Guitarist/vocalist Patrick Mameli of the resurrected late '80s/early '90s death metal outfit PESTILENCE has issued the following update: "We are very pleased that we can officially announce that David Haley (PSYCROPTIC) will replace Tim Yeung for the upcoming PESTILENCE album and upcoming shows. Bassist Stefan Fimmers (ex-NECROPHAGIST) already joined PESTILENCE for the new album, 'Obsideo', ...

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MALEVOLENCE: 'Antithetical' Teaser Available

A four-and-a-half-minute teaser for "Antithetical", the third full-length album from Portuguese extreme progressive metallers MALEVOLENCE, is available below below. The follow-up to 1999's "Martyrialized" was written and produced by Carlos Cariano, recorded by Paulo Pereira at 20m2sea Studio (Portugal), and mixed and mastered at Woodshed Studio (Germany) by V. Santura (TRIPTYKON, OBSCURA, PESTILENCE). "Antithetical" features ...

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AFTER OBLIVION Signs With METAL ON METAL RECORDS

AFTER OBLIVION is the the first death metal band to be signed by Metal On Metal Records. Label owner Jowita Kaminska-Peruzzi states: "We are not much into death metal. We like some classic and even contemporary bands, but really very few, so obviously we are extremely picky as fans when it comes to this genre. ...

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MARDUK: New Video Interview With MORGAN STEINMEYER HÅKANSSON

The Metalluminati recently conducted an interview with guitarist Morgan Steinmeyer Håkansson of Swedish black metallers MARDUK. You can now watch the chat below. MARDUK's 12th studio album, "Serpent Sermon", sold around 800 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 44 on the Top New Artist ...

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MARDUK: New Audio Interview With MORGAN HÅKANSSON

Shawn Macomber of Decibel magazine recently conducted an in-depth interview with MARDUK founding member Morgan Håkansson about the guitarist's roots as a musician as well as the past, present, and future of his much-revered black metal war machine. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud player below. MARDUK's 12th studio ...

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MARDUK: 'Serpent Sermon' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Serpent Sermon", the 12th studio album from Swedish black metallers MARDUK, sold around 800 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 44 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have ...

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MARDUK: Quality Columbus Footage Posted Online

Quality video footage of MARDUK's June 7 performance at Alrosa Villa in Columbus, Ohio can be seen below. MARDUK is currently touring North America with support from 1349, WITHERED and WEAPON. MARDUK's 12th studio album, "Serpent Sermon", was released last month via Blooddawn Productions/Century Media Records. The effort was made available as standard CD, vinyl ...

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MARDUK: Quality Baltimore Footage Available

Quality fan-filmed video footage of MARDUK's June 2 performance at Sonar in Baltimore, Maryland can be seen below. MARDUK is currently touring North America with support from 1349, WITHERED and WEAPON. MARDUK's 12th studio album, "Serpent Sermon", was released last month via Blooddawn Productions/Century Media Records. The effort was made available as standard CD, vinyl ...

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MALEVOLENCE: 'Antithetical' Cover Artwork Unveiled

The cover artwork for "Antithetical", the third full-length album from Portuguese extreme progressive metallers MALEVOLENCE, can be seen below. The very striking illustrative piece was produced by the design bureau Kkstructures. "By portraying the central album conceptual theme fueled by the art of conflict, Kkstructures, in straight involvement with the band, twisted an eye-catching visual ...

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MARDUK Banned From Playing In Minsk

According to Naviny.by, the Prosecutor General's Office has banned Swedish black metal band MARDUK from playing a show in Minsk, Belarus. Pavel Radzivonaw, a departmental head at the Prosecutor General's Office, told reporters on Monday that MARDUK's concert, scheduled for May 22, would not take place. "The band preaches Satanism, which has nothing ...

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INSIDIOUS DISEASE Working On New Material

MetalTitans.com recently conducted an interview with INSIDIOUS DISEASE members Marc Grewe (vocals; also of MORGOTH) and Sven Atle Kopperud (a.k.a. Silenoz; guitar; also of DIMMU BORGIR). A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. MetalTitans.com: What brought both of you guys to form and create INSIDIOUS DISEASE? Especially with Silenoz, you being ...

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ABORTED Frontman Interviewed In San Francisco (Video)

The Metalluminati conducted an interview with vocalist Sven De Caluwé of Belgian death metalers ABORTED before the band's May 8 concert at the DNA Lounge in San Francisco, California with ORIGIN and CATTLE DECAPITATION. You can now watch the chat below. ABORTED's seventh studio album, "Global Flatline", sold around 1,000 copies in the United States ...

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MARDUK: 'Souls For Belial' Video Released

"Souls For Belial", the new Håkan Sjödin-directed video from Swedish black metallers MARDUK, can be seen below. The song comes off the band's 12th studio album, "Serpent Sermon", which will be released via Blooddawn Productions/Century Media Records on the following dates: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Norway: Friday, May 25 Rest Of Europe: Monday, May 28 Spain, ...

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ONHEIL Recording New Album

Dutch blackened metal masters ONHEIL have entered the studio with producers Bart Hennephof (TEXTURES) and Yuma van Eekelen (EXIVIOUS, ex-PESTILENCE) to begin recording their new album, "Storm Is Coming", for a fall release via German metal specialists Cyclone Empire. ONHEIL is known for having three guitarists and the new set of songs take full advantage ...

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MARDUK: Another New Song Available For Streaming

Swedish black metallers MARDUK will release their 12th studio album, "Serpent Sermon", via Blooddawn Productions/Century Media Records on the following dates: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Norway: Friday, May 25 Rest Of Europe: Monday, May 28 Spain, Italy: Tuesday, May 29 Sweden, Finland, Hungary: Wednesday, May 30 Australia, New Zealand: Friday, June 1 USA/Canada: June 5 "Serpent ...

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MARDUK: New Song Available For Streaming

Swedish black metallers MARDUK will release their 12th studio album, "Serpent Sermon", via Blooddawn Productions/Century Media Records on the following dates: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Norway: Friday, May 25 Rest Of Europe: Monday, May 28 Spain, Italy: Tuesday, May 29 Sweden, Finland, Hungary: Wednesday, May 30 Australia, New Zealand: Friday, June 1 USA/Canada: June 5 "Serpent ...

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MARDUK: New Album Cover, Track Listing, Release Dates Announced

Swedish black metallers MARDUK will release their 12th studio album, "Serpent Sermon", via Blooddawn Productions/Century Media Records on the following dates: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Norway: Friday, May 25 Rest Of Europe: Monday, May 28 Spain, Italy: Tuesday, May 29 Sweden, Finland, Hungary: Wednesday, May 30 Australia, New Zealand: Friday, June 1 USA/Canada: June 5 "Serpent ...

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KAOTIK Signs With MASSACRE RECORDS

Beaupré, Quebec, Canada-based old-school death metallers KAOTIK have inked a deal with Massacre Records. The band's debut album, "Starving Death", will be released in the summer. The CD was recorded in May 2011 with producer Dan Swanö (EDGE OF SANITY, BLOODBATH) and features guest vocals by Luc Lemay from GORGUTS. According to a press release, ...

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ABORTED: New Video Interview Posted Online

Riff-Mag.com conducted an interview with Sven "Svencho" de Caluwé (lead vocals) of Belgian death metalers ABORTED on February 26 at Camden Dingwalls in London, England. You can now watch the chat below. ABORTED's seventh studio album, "Global Flatline", sold around 1,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The ...

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SECRETS OF THE MOON: 'Nyx' Video Released

"Nyx", the new video from German black metallers SECRETS OF THE MOON, can be seen below. The clip was directed by Fursy Teyssier and François-Marc Baillet at Viva Emptiness Studios. The song comes off the band's new album, "Seven Bells", which will be released on March 16 via Prophecy Productions. Commented SECRETS OF THE MOON ...

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PESTILENCE Announces New Bassist And Drummer

Guitarist/vocalist Patrick Mameli of the resurrected late '80s/early '90s death metal outfit PESTILENCE has released the following statement to BLABBERMOUTH.NET: "Recently, bassist Jeroen Paul Thesseling (NUFUTIC, OBSCURA) and drummer Yuma van Eekelen (EXIVIOUS, THE NEW DOMINION) have decided to work more intensively on their main projects.Therefore, bassist Stephan Fimmers (NECROPHAGIST) and drummer Tim Yeung (MORBID ...

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GRUESOME GLORY: New Song Available For Streaming

"Consuming The Anti-Life Equation", a brand new song from Icelandic technical death metallers GRUESOME GLORY, can be streamed using the SoundCloud player below. The track is a preview of band's forthcoming full-length debut, which will be released later in the year. Since its formation in May 2009, GRUESOME GLORY has opened for acts such as ...

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LEUKEMIA: Previously Unreleased Third Album To See Light Of Day

"Love", the previously unreleased third album from the long-defunct 1990s Swedish death metal band LEUKEMIA, will be made available next month via Vic Records. LEUKEMIA was formed in 1989 by Lord K. (THE PROJECT HATE MCMXCIX, TORTURE DIVISION, DARK FUNERAL, HABITAT) and Jocke Granlund (HABITAT, URBERGET, ALAN HANSEN) as a thrash metal band with death ...

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'70000 Tons Of Metal' Video Recap

Metal Injection boarded the second edition of the 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise this past January and has posted a recap of all the madness that happened on the high seas in a five-minute video clip, featuring footage of fans and bands and all the craziness that happened aboard the Majesty Of The Seas cruise ...

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ABORTED: 'Global Flatline' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Global Flatline", the seventh studio album from Belgian death metalers ABORTED, sold around 1,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 27 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have ...

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