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Volition - PROTEST THE HERO

With the disbanding of THE MARS VOLTA, a void has been left that Canadian prog-core artists PROTEST THE HERO seem more than willing to claim. Instrumentally, PROTEST THE HERO is just about as mind-blowing as VOLTA and they represent the next evolutionary leap forged by THE FALL OF TROY, CHIODOS and QUELL. Every nook and ...

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EPICA Completes Recording Sixth Album

Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers EPICA have finished recording their sixth album for a spring release via Nuclear Blast. The follow-up to "Requiem For The Indifferent" was produced by Joost Van Den Broek (the former AFTER FOREVER and AYREON keyboard player who has previously worked with REVAMP and STREAM OF PASSION). Says EPICA: "We had an ...

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KREATOR's MILLE PETROZZA Speaks To Argentina's METAL EYE WITNESS (Video)

Fernando Serani of Metal Eye Witness conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Miland "Mille" Petrozza of German/Finnish thrash metal veterans KREATOR before the band's Decemebr 9 concert in Buenos Aires, Argentina. You can now watch the chat below. Ubooks has just released the English edition of Hilmar Bender's book "Violent Evolution: The Story Of Kreator". Originally ...

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KREATOR's MILLE PETROZZA Speaks To AlanCross.ca (Audio)

Andrew Epstein of AlanCross.ca conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Miland "Mille" Petrozza of German/Finnish thrash metal veterans KREATOR before the band's November 3 concert in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud widget below. Ubooks has just released the English edition of Hilmar Bender's book "Violent Evolution: ...

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KREATOR's MILLE PETROZZA Speaks To MetalPR.com (Video)

Rafa Bracero of MetalPR.com conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Miland "Mille" Petrozza of German/Finnish thrash metal veterans KREATOR before the band's November 26 concert in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico. You can now watch the chat below. Ubooks has set a December 10 release date for the English edition of Hilmar Bender's book "Violent Evolution: ...

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Retrospect - EPICA

Symphonic metal has its enthusiasts and its haters. With so many practitioners of the form, there's been little much else to say that hasn't been said already. Then again, you have EPICA, a band that's heavier than the norm in this sanction and you just knew one day they were going to lay down something ...

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KREATOR's MILLE PETROZZA Interviewed By DOGDAY PRODUCTION (Video)

Andy of Dogday Production conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Miland "Mille" Petrozza of German/Finnish thrash metal veterans KREATOR at this year's edition of the Sweden Rock Festival, which was held June 5-8 in Sölvesborg, Sweden. You can now watch the chat below. Ubooks has set a December 10 release date for the English edition of ...

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Skeletons - SIRENS & SAILORS

Referred to by their fans as S&S or SandS, Rochester. New York's SIRENS & SAILORS are amassing a solid following for their semiautomatic-echoing style of metalcore. A lot of the band's success rides on feverish blast beats and crashing thrash parts administered by Doug Court. The rest of what S&S brings to the table is ...

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KREATOR's MILLE PETROZZA Interviewed By DEVIL DOG TV (Video)

On November 2, Devil Dog TV conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Miland "Mille" Petrozza of German/Finnish thrash metal veterans KREATOR in Montreal, Quebec, Canada during the "Legends Of Thrash Tour" with OVERKILL. You can now watch the chat below. Ubooks has set a December 10 release date for the English edition of Hilmar Bender's book ...

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KREATOR Frontman Talks To 'Robb's MetalWorks' (Video)

"Robb's MetalWorks" conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Miland "Mille" Petrozza of German/Finnish thrash metal veterans KREATOR on November 19 in San Antonio, Texas. You can now watch the chat below. Ubooks has set a December 10 release date for the English edition of Hilmar Bender's book "Violent Evolution: The Story Of Kreator". Originally published in ...

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KREATOR's MILLE PETROZZA Speaks To THE AGE OF METAL

The Age Of Metal recently conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Miland "Mille" Petrozza of German/Finnish thrash metal veterans KREATOR. You can now watch the chat below. Ubooks has set a December 10 release date for the English edition of Hilmar Bender's book "Violent Evolution: The Story Of Kreator". Originally published in German in March 2011 ...

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RIVERS OF NIHIL: 'A Fertile Altar' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for the song "A Fertile Altar" from the Reading, Pennsylvania-based modern progressive death metal quintet RIVERS OF NIHIL can be seen below. The track comes off the band's new album, "The Conscious Seed Of Light", which was released on October 15 in North America (one day earlier internationally) via Metal Blade ...

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KREATOR Frontman Speaks To AudioMorpheus.com (Video)

AudioMorpheus.com recently conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Miland "Mille" Petrozza of German/Finnish thrash metal veterans KREATOR. You can now watch the chat below. Ubooks has set a December 10 release date for the English edition of Hilmar Bender's book "Violent Evolution: The Story Of Kreator". Originally published in German in March 2011 through ...

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KREATOR's MILLE PETROZZA Talks To Groovey.TV (Video)

Groovey of Groovey.TV conducted an interview with vocalist/guitarist Miland "Mille" Petrozza of German/Finnish thrash metal veterans KREATOR on November 8 at Gothic Theatre in Englewood, Colorado. You can now watch the chat below. Ubooks has set a December 10 release date for the English edition of Hilmar Bender's book "Violent Evolution: The Story ...

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KREATOR's MILLE PETROZZA Speaks To RockAndMetalNewz (Video)

RockAndMetalNewz conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Mille Petrozza of German thrash metal veterans KREATOR on November 11 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. You can now watch the chat below. Ubooks has set a December 10 release date for the English edition of Hilmar Bender's book "Violent Evolution: The Story Of Kreator". Originally published in German ...

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EPICA's MARK JANSEN Talks To Greece's ROCK OVERDOSE About 'Retrospect', Upcoming Album (Audio)

Zisis Petkanas of Greece's Rock Overdose recently conducted an interview with Mark Jansen, guitarist and mastermind of the Dutch symphonic metal band EPICA. You can now listen to the chat using the audio player below. EPICA celebrated its 10th anniversary with a one-night-only event, dubbed "Retrospect", on March 23 in Eindhoven, The Netherlands. ...

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English Edition Of KREATOR's Official Biography Due In December

Ubooks has set a December 10 release date for the English edition of Hilmar Bender's book "Violent Evolution: The Story Of Kreator". Originally published in German in March 2011 through UBooks Verlag, the 221-page book is described as follows: "'Violent Evolution' tells the story of KREATOR — the titans of Teutonic thrash — from the ...

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JANE'S ADDICTION: Video Footage Of 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' Performance

Alternative rock pioneers JANE'S ADDICTION were the musical guest on the November 4 episode of "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" The band performed three songs — "Stop", "Three Days" and "Another Soulmate" — on the show's outdoor stage in front of a standing-room-only crowd. Check out video footage of the performance below. JANE'S ADDICTION received the 2,509th ...

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COAL CHAMBER Rejoined By Bassist NADJA PEULEN

Bassist Nadja Peulen has rejoined COAL CHAMBER, the reformed '90s alt-metal band fronted by current DEVILDRIVER singer Dez Fafara. Comments the band in a statement: "Sometimes change is good. Especially when that change reunites a person with someone from the past who they love and had missed. "That's right, folks, Nadja is back. "We are ...

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EPICA: 'The Phantom Agony' Performance Clip From 'Retrospect' DVD

Dutch symphonic metal band EPICA celebrated its 10th anniversary with a one-night-only event, dubbed "Retrospect", on March 23 in Eindhoven, The Netherlands. The band was accompanied by the seventy-piece Reményi Ede Chamber Orchestra and the Miskolc National Theatre Choir, playing an unforgettable three-hour best-of set. According to respected Dutch newspaper the Volkskrant, "The band wrote ...

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SEPULTURA: Audio Samples Of 'Mediator' Album

Audio samples of six songs — "The Bliss of Ignorants", "Trauma Of War", "The Vatican", "Grief", "Manipulation Of Tragedy" and "Obsessed" — from "The Mediator Between Head And Hands Must Be The Heart", the new album from Brazilian/American metallers SEPULTURA, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The CD will be released on October ...

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