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ATROCITY Working On 'Okkult' Album Trilogy

Vocalist Alexander Krull of long-running German metallers ATROCITY has released the following statement regarding the band's new album trilogy, "Okkult": "With 'Okkult' we want to start a very special album trilogy. "We began to work on the 'Okkult' trilogy a long time ago. "Most recently with the 'Die Gottlosen Jahre (The Godless Years)' DVD, a ...

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EXODUS: Video Footage Of 'Slaughter By The Water' Performance

Video footage of EXODUS's headlining performance at the third annual Slaughter By The Water festival, which took place this past Saturday, August 25 on the USS Hornet Aircraft Carrier in Alameda, California, can be seen below (courtesy of Capital Chaos TV). When asked whether EXODUS has plans to record the follow-up to 2010's "Exhibit B: ...

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LIV KRISTINE Talks About Upcoming Solo Album In New Audio Interview

The Age Of Metal recently conducted an interview with Norwegian singer Liv Kristine (LEAVES' EYES, ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY). You can now listen to the chat using the Mixcloud player below. Liv Kristine's fourth solo album, "Libertine", will be released via the Napalm Records subsidiary Black Rose Productions on the following dates: North America: September 4 ...

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LIV KRISTINE: 'Libertine' Audio Sample Available

An audio sample of "Libertine", the forthcoming fourth solo album from Norwegian singer Liv Kristine (LEAVES' EYES, ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY), can be streamed on her Facebook page. "Libertine" will be released via the Napalm Records subsidiary Black Rose Productions on the following dates: North America: September 4 Spain, Finland, Sweden, Greece: September 5 ...

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EXODUS: Footage Of ZWARTE CROSS Festival Performance

Fan-filmed video footage of EXODUS's July 20 performance at the Zwarte Cross festival in Lichtenvoorde, The Netherlands can be seen below. When asked whether EXODUS has plans to record the follow-up to 2010's "Exhibit B: The Human Condition" album, bassist Jack Gibson told Peek From The Pit last month, "We're way overdue to do it. ...

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GWAR Frontman To Write RPG Adventure

Dave Brockie (a.k.a. Oderus Urungus) of GWAR will write and illustrate (with the help of fellow Slave Pit artist Matt Maguire) the tabletop RPG adventure "Towers Two" as part of a crowdfunding campaign for the "Lamentations Of The Flame Princess" weird fantasy role-playing game. The adventure will tell a story of insanity and dread: The ...

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EXODUS: New Video Interview With TOM HUNTING

Kaaos TV conducted an interview with drummer Tom Hunting of San Francisco Bay Area metallers EXODUS June 29 at the Tuska open-air festival in Helsinki, Finland. You can now watch the chat below. When asked whether EXODUS has plans to record the follow-up to 2010's "Exhibit B: The Human Condition" album, bassist Jack Gibson told ...

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German Tech Death Metallers SOPHICIDE Announce WILLOWTIP Debut

German technical death metal sorcerers SOPHICIDE will release their debut album, "Perdition Of The Sublime", on August 14 via Willowtip Records. The 11-track longplayer was recorded, mixed and mastered by founder Adam Laszlo at his home studio and features the striking cover design by artist Steve Voigt. Formed as a one-man-project in 2009 by then-19-year-old ...

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LEAVES' EYES, ATROCITY: South American Tour Canceled

LEAVES' EYES and ATROCITY's 2012 South American tour, which was scheduled to take place in early July, has been canceled. According to a statement from the Darkdimensions agency, the trek had to be called off because one of the promoters "couldn't fulfill the needed requirements, which sadly made it not possible for the tour to ...

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DYING FETUS: 'Reign Supreme' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Reign Supreme", the new album from Maryland extreme metallers DYING FETUS, sold around 3,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 186 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD landed at position No. 5 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling ...

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LIV KRISTINE: More 'Libertine' Release Dates Announced

Norwegian singer Liv Kristine (LEAVES' EYES, ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY) will release her fourth solo album, entitled "Libertine", via the Napalm Records subsidiary Black Rose Productions on the following dates: North America: September 4 Spain, Finland, Sweden, Greece: September 5 Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Benelux: September 7 Rest Of The World: September 10 The CD was recorded ...

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HOUWITSER Announces New Bassist

Dutch death metal veterans HOUWITSER have announced the addition of bassist Roderick Ras to the group's ranks. A talented young musician who also is a member of death metal band DIATRYMA, Roderick will make his live debut with HOUWITSER on July 14 at the Obscene Extreme festival. HOUWITSER was recently rejoined by its original singer ...

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LIV KRISTINE: 'Libertine' Cover Artwork, Track Listing, Release Date Revealed

Norwegian singer Liv Kristine (LEAVES' EYES, ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY) will release her fourth solo album, entitled "Libertine", on September 7. The CD was recorded at Mastersound Studio in Steinheim, Germany — the facility owned by her husband, Alexander Krull (ATROCITY, LEAVES' EYES) — and marks Liv's collaboration with Dutch musician J.B. van der Wal (ABORTED, ...

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LIV KRISTINE: New Solo Album Title Revealed

Norwegian singer Liv Kristine (LEAVES' EYES, ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY) last year entered Mastersound Studio in Steinheim, Germany — the facility owned by her husband, Alexander Krull (ATROCITY, LEAVES' EYES) — to begin recording her fourth solo album, entitled "Libertine". She collaborated on the effort with Dutch musician J.B. van der Wal (ABORTED, DR. DOOM), who ...

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LIV KRISTINE's Solo Album To Feature Guest Appearance By German Rock Singer TOBIAS REGNER

Norwegian singer Liv Kristine (LEAVES' EYES, ex-THEATRE OF TRAGEDY) last year entered Mastersound Studio in Steinheim, Germany — the facility owned by her husband, Alexander Krull (ATROCITY, LEAVES' EYES) — to begin recording her fourth solo album. She is collaborating on the effort with Dutch musician J.B. van der Wal (ABORTED, DR. DOOM), who recently ...

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PHOBIA To Release 'Remnants Of Filth' In June

Legendary grind merchants PHOBIA are set to scathe the masses with their fifth studio offering, "Remnants Of Filth", on June 5 through Willowtip Records. Produced and mixed by Scott Hull (PIG DESTROYER, AGORAPHOBIC NOSEBLEED) at Visceral Sound Studios in Bethesda, Maryland and engineered by Mike Harrison at Winter Skies Productions in San Antonio, Texas, the ...

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ATROCITY: Another 'Die Gottlosen Jahre' DVD Preview Clip Available

Another preview clip of "Die Gottlosen Jahre" (English translation: The Godless Years), the forthcoming DVD from long-running German metallers ATROCITY, can be seen below. The set will be released on March 30. Commented the band: "After years of preparation, rediscovering old treasures and unveiling unforgettable memories of our musical adventures, we are finally able to ...

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ATROCITY: 'Die Gottlosen Jahre' DVD Preview Clip Available

Another preview clip of "Die Gottlosen Jahre" (English translation: The Godless Years), the forthcoming DVD from long-running German metallers ATROCITY, can be seen below. The set will be released on March 30. Commented the band: "After years of preparation, rediscovering old treasures and unveiling unforgettable memories of our musical adventures, we are finally able to ...

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ATROCITY: New 'Die Gottlosen Jahre' DVD Trailer Available

A new trailer for "Die Gottlosen Jahre" (English translation: The Godless Years), the forthcoming DVD from long-running German metallers ATROCITY, can be seen below. The set will be released on March 30. Commented the band: "After years of preparation, rediscovering old treasures and unveiling unforgettable memories of our musical adventures, we are finally able to ...

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HOUWITSER Parts Ways With Bassist, Seeks Replacement

After a five-year tenure with Dutch death metal veterans HOUWITSER, bassist Ramon Ploeg has left the band. He states, "I can't combine the band with my jobs anymore. Thanks to everyone who supported me and I've met in the last years! It was a great time! I wish all the guys of HOUWITSER all the ...

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ATROCITY: 'Die Gottlosen Jahre' DVD Trailer Available

Long-running German metallers ATROCITY will release a new DVD, "Die Gottlosen Jahre" (English translation: The Godless Years), on March 30. Commented the band: "After years of preparation, rediscovering old treasures and unveiling unforgettable memories of our musical adventures, we are finally able to share our history which extends over a period of more than two ...

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ATROCITY To Release 'Die Gottlosen Jahre' DVD

Long-running German metallers ATROCITY will release a new DVD, "Die Gottlosen Jahre" (English translation: The Godless Years), on March 30. Commented the band: "After years of preparation, rediscovering old treasures and unveiling unforgettable memories of our musical adventures, we are finally able to share our history which extends over a period of more than two ...

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