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EXODUS Guitarist Interviewed By NECROSEXUAL (Video)

Necrosexual conducted an interview with guitarist Gary Holt of San Francisco Bay Area metal veterans EXODUS on April 18 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania during the "Metal Alliance" tour with ANTHRAX. You can now watch the chat below. Holt has spent the last two years filling in for now-deceased SLAYER guitarist Jeff Hanneman who had been on ...

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LEAVES' EYES Putting Finishing Touches On New Album

LEAVES' EYES — the German/Norwegian band formed by ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY singer Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull and members of ATROCITY — is mixing its new album, "Symphonies Of The Night", for a late 2013 release via Napalm Records. The CD is being produced by Liv's husband, ATROCITY singer and LEAVES' EYES co-vocalist Alexander Krull, at ...

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ATROCITY: 'Pandaemonium' Video Released

"Pandaemonium", the new video from German gothic death pioneers ATROCITY, can be seen below. The song comes off part one of their album trilogy, "Okkult", which will be released in North America on May 7 via Napalm Records. The CD features a three-continent treasure hunt where the band hides a track for one fan to ...

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EXODUS Frontman Interviewed On METAL RULES! TV (Video)

On April 18, Metal Rules! TV conducted an interview with EXODUS frontman Rob Dukes at the Philadelphia stop of the "Metal Alliance" tour. You can now watch the chat below. EXODUS guitarist Gary Holt has spent the last two years filling in for SLAYER founding axeman Jeff Hanneman who in January 2011 contracted necrotizing fasciitis, ...

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EXODUS Drummer Interviewed By ROCK MY MONKEY TV (Video)

Michael Arms of Rock My Monkey TV recently conducted an interview with drummer Tom Hunting of San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal veterans EXODUS during the "Metal Alliance" tour with ANTHRAX, HIGH ON FIRE, MUNICIPAL WASTE and HOLY GRAIL. You can now watch the chat below. In a recent interview with Denver Westword, Hunting was ...

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EXODUS: New Video Interview With TOM HUNTING

On April 4, Josh Rundquist (a.k.a. That Drummer Guy) conducted an interview with drummer Tom Hunting of San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal veterans EXODUS before the band's concert at First Avenue in Minneapolis, Minnesota on the "Metal Alliance" tour with ANTHRAX, HIGH ON FIRE, MUNICIPAL WASTE and HOLY GRAIL. You can now watch the ...

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ATROCITY: New Song 'Pandaemonium' Available For Streaming

German gothic death pioneers ATROCITY have unveiled the cover artwork and track listing for part one of their album trilogy, "Okkult". The CD will feature a three-continent treasure hunt where the band will hide a track for one fan to find for each of the three releases, the first in Europe this year (first evidence ...

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EXODUS: We Are Not Disbanding

San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal veterans EXODUS have released the following statement: "We have recently observed a whirlwind of speculation, conspiracy theories, and just plain ole dumb-assed comments on the Internet regarding EXODUS' future and that of [guitarist] Gary Holt's commitment to this band. The following is an attempt to shed some light on ...

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ATROCITY: 'Okkult' Audio Samples Available

German gothic death pioneers ATROCITY have unveiled the cover artwork and track listing for part one of their album trilogy, "Okkult". The CD will feature a three-continent treasure hunt where the band will hide a track for one fan to find for each of the three releases, the first in Europe this year (first evidence ...

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ATROCITY: 'Okkult' Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

German gothic death pioneers ATROCITY have unveiled the cover artwork and track listing for part one of their album trilogy, "Okkult". The CD will feature a three-continent treasure hunt where the band will hide a track for one fan to find for each of the three releases, the first in Europe this year (first evidence ...

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EXODUS: Pro-Shot Footage Of NAMM Performance

Professionally filmed video footage of EXODUS' January 26 performance at the 11th annual Schecter Guitar Research NAMM party at The Grove of Anaheim in Anaheim, California can be seen below. EXODUS' latest album, "Exhibit B: The Human Condition", was released in North America on May 18, 2010 via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD sold around ...

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PATHOGEN To Release 'Miscreants Of Bloodlusting Aberrations' In March

Germany's Dunkelheit Produktionen has set a March 1 release date for "Miscreants Of Bloodlusting Aberrations" from Philippine warriors of death PATHOGEN. Armed with an album that sounds pretty much just as the title reads, the veteran act continues its plague-spreading reign of terror with complete disregard for the listener's well-being. "Miscreants Of Bloodlusting Aberrations" is ...

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CANDLEMASS/Ex-THERION Singer MATS LEVÉN Records LUDOR Debut

Acclaimed Swedish hard rock vocalist Mats Levén (CANDLEMASS, THERION, YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, TREAT, KRUX) has collaborated with Swedish musician/producer Jimmy Lagnefors on music for a fictional band called LUDOR that is featured in the Swedish movie "Mammas Pojkar" (international title: "Metal Brothers"), which was released in Sweden in December. Levén, who has spent the past seven ...

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SERENITY: First Webisode Posted Online

Austrian symphonic melodic metallers SERENITY have posted the first in a series of "Serenity Specials" episodes featuring footage from the road as well as anything band-related that they wish to share with the fans. The group states: "This first episode has a pretty obvious title introducing one specific aspect of the band, starring Mario Hirzinger ...

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LEAVES' EYES: New Album Title Announced

LEAVES' EYES — the German/Norwegian band formed by ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY singer Liv Kristine Espenaes Krull and members of ATROCITY — has set "Symphonies Of The Night" as the title of its new album, due later in the year via Napalm Records. A new LEAVES' EYES video, for the song "Melusine", featuring footage from live ...

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EXODUS Drummer Sings Karaoke On 'Barge To Hell' (Video)

Video footage of EXODUS drummer Tom Hunting performing a karaoke-style cover version of the 1960s classic "Soul Man" aboard Barge To Hell — the world's most extreme metal cruise, which sailed Monday, December 3, 2012 from Miami, Florida to Nassau, Bahamas and returned to the real world on Friday, December 7 — can be seen ...

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EXODUS Members Don Tuxedos For 'Barge To Hell' Performance (Video)

San Francisco thrash metal veterans EXODUS donned tuxedos for their closing set on Barge To Hell — the world's most extreme metal cruise, which sailed Monday, December 3, 2012 from Miami, Florida to Nassau, Bahamas and returned to the real world on Friday, December 7. Fan-filmed video footage of the performance — during which EXODUS ...

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PANTHEON I: Video Footage From The Studio Posted Online

The first in a series of video clips featuring behind-the-scenes footage from the recording sessions for the forthcoming fourth full-length album from Norwegian extreme metallers PANTHEON I can be seen below. The drum tracks for the CD were recorded at Skansen Lydstudio in Trondheim, with Vegar "Vyl" Larsen (KEEP OF KALESSIN, CHTON, live session drums ...

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SERENITY Keyboardist Quits

Austrian symphonic melodic metallers SERENITY have released the following statement: "With great mourning we have to tell you all that [Mario Hirzinger], our dear friend, keyboardist, song and lyrics writer as well as founder of SERENITY leaves the band as of now... "We already knew his decision for quite some time and fully understand Mario's ...

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PANTHEON I Begins Recording Fourth Album

Norwegian extreme metallers PANTHEON I have entered Skansen Lydstudio in Trondheim to begin recording their fourth full-length album. The drum tracks have already been laid down, with Vegar "Vyl" Larsen (KEEP OF KALESSIN, CHTON, live session drums for GORGOROTH) behind the kit in place of the band's drummer, Mads G (THE ALL SEEING I, ZEENON), ...

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SERENITY Cancels Dutch Shows

Austrian symphonic melodic metallers SERENITY have released the following statement: "SERENITY wants to inform you that we had to cancel all shows for November/December 2012 in the Netherlands as support to the dutch band DELAIN. "Please believe us that this was a really hard decision for all of us as there is no worse case ...

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