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AMORAL: 'Fallen Leaves & Dead Sparrows' LP Trailer (Video)

A trailer for the vinyl version of "Fallen Leaves & Dead Sparrows", the recently completed sixth album from Finnish metallers AMORAL, can be seen below. AMORAL will celebrate the release of "Fallen Leaves & Dead Sparrows" by playing a special show at Virgin Oil Co. in Helsinki on February 28. The concert — the band's ...

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MINISTRY's AL JOURGENSEN 'Successfully' Enters Rehab

According to a post on MINISTRY's Facebook page, the band's mainman, Al Jourgensen, has "successfully" checked into a rehabilitation facility to receive treatment for alcohol dependency. Jourgensen wrote on his Facebook page last month: "My sobriety will not, and I repeat, not knock off my sarcasm. If anything, it will intensify." He added: "I appreciate ...

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TODAY IS THE DAY Putting Finishing Touches On New Album

Visionary metal act TODAY IS THE DAY has confirmed a new lineup, as two new trusted assassins have been engaged to forge the band's tenth studio full-length, which is fully written and already coming to fruition. Now joining TODAY IS THE DAY's founding guitarist/vocalist Steve Austin, Jeff Lohrber is laying down this album's percussive attack. ...

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MINISTRY's AL JOURGENSEN To Enter Alcohol Rehabilitation Facility

MINISTRY mainman Al Jourgensen has revealed that he will check into a rehabilitation facility on February 3 to receive treatment for alcohol dependency. Writes Jourgensen on his Facebook page: "My sobriety will not, and I repeat, not knock off my sarcasm. If anything, it will intensify." He adds: "I appreciate the support from my brother ...

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AMORAL: 'No Familiar Faces' Song Available For Streaming

"No Familiar Faces", a brand new song from Finnish metallers AMORAL, can be streamed below. The track is taken from the band's new album, "Fallen Leaves & Dead Sparrows", which will be released on February 14. The effort will be available on CD, double vinyl and digital download. Aki Siltala, the artist behind the covers ...

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First-Ever HELMET 'Band Camp' To Be Held In August

HELMET mainman Page Hamilton will host "Helmet Band Camp" August 25-29, 2014 at the Full Moon Resort in Big Indian, New York. Insuring the highest quality production and presentation, the directors of Full Moon Resort are highly-regarded music industry professionals with years of experience in studio management, event presentation and facility operations. Whether for a ...

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FALLINGICE: 'Teenage Boy' Video Released

"Teenage Boy", the new video from Italian heavy rockers FALLINGICE, can be seen below. The clip was once again produced by Spettacolab s.r.l. and directed by Fabrizio Trigari who has previously collaborated with such artists as AFTERHOURS, BLUVERTIGO, ALMAMEGRETTA, FRANCESCO RENGA and LACRUS. The band stated about "Teenage Boy": "This time we chose a more ...

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INTRONAUT: 'Harmonomicon' Video Released

"Harmonomicon", the new video from the Los Angeles post-metal prog phenomenon INTRONAUT, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's fourth full-length album, "Habitutal Levitations", which was released on March 19 in North America. The album artwork and layout was created by David D'Andrea, who has worked with the band on previous ...

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LEIF EDLING's AVATARIUM: 'Boneflower' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for the song "Boneflower" from AVATARIUM, the new project led by Leif Edling, founding bassist and main songwriter of Swedish doom metal legends CANDLEMASS, can be seen below. AVATARIUM will release its self-titled debut album on November 1 via Nuclear Blast. In addition to Edling, AVATARIUM features Marcus Jidell (ROYAL HUNT, ...

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AMORAL: New Song Available For Streaming

"If Not Here, Where?", a brand new song from Finnish metallers AMORAL, can be streamed below. The track comes off the band's upcoming album "Fallen Leaves & Dead Sparrows", which will be released in early 2014. "'Fallen Leaves & Dead Sparrows' is a concept album, and 'If Not Here, Where?' sits right in the middle ...

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AMORAL Completes Work On New Album

Guitarist Ben Varon of Finnish metallers AMORAL has issued the following update: "The [new AMORAL] album is ready! Recorded, mixed, mixed some more, mastered, tweaked, mastered some more, done! "We've had the album in our hands for a couple of weeks now, and let me just say it sounds GOOD. Been playing it through everything ...

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STAR & DAGGER: 'Freak Train' Video Released

"Freak Train", the new video from STAR & DAGGER, the blues-rock/metal group made up of good friends Sean Yseult (WHITE ZOMBIE), Dava She Wolf (CYCLE SLUTS FROM HELL), Dave Catching (EAGLES OF DEATH METAL), Gene Trautmann (QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE), and the sublime vocalist Von Hesseling, can be seen below. The clip is made ...

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Tomorrowland Blues - STAR & DAGGER

On paper, the alliance of former WHITE ZOMBIE bassist Sean Yseult and ex-CYCLE SLUTS FROM HELL guitarist Dava She Wolf appears to be a lethal combination. Esteemed journalist (and PATTI SMITH band figurehead) Lenny Kaye thought so. He suggested they collaborate in what would become STAR & DAGGER, a self-stylized blues and grit rock hybrid ...

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UNTIL RAIN Signs With ESCAPE MUSIC

Escape Music has announced the signing of the new Anglo/Greek progressive/power metal band UNTIL RAIN. The group's new album, "Anthem To Creation", will be released on August 23. According to a press release, "these five passionate guys have performed with many artists over the years — to name a few: Jeff Martin (THE TEA PARTY), ...

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KORN: Pro-Shot Footage Of Entire ROCK AM RING Concert

Professionally filmed video footage of KORN's entire June 7 performance at the Rock Am Ring festival in Nürburgring, Germany can be seen below. The band's setlist was as follows: 01. Blind 02. Ball Tongue / It Takes Two / Lodi Dodi 03. Twist 04. Chi 05. Falling Away From Me 06. Narcissistic Cannibal 07. Coming ...

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INTRONAUT Showcases EMG PICKUPS In Pro-Shot Performance Clips

EMG Pickups pickups recently hosted the Los Angeles post-metal prog phenomenon INTRONAUT in the studio to showcase both the band's choice in pickups as well as three brand new cuts off their latest record, "Habitual Levitations". Check out the footage below. INTRONAUT's fourth full-length album, "Habitutal Levitations", was released on March 19 in North America. ...

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INTRONAUT Talks Gear In New Video Interview

Sacha Dunable and Dave Timnick of the band INTRONAUT stopped by the Mesa Boogie factory recently to hang out, tour the factory and talk shop. In the video below, they share their experience with the Royal Atlantic RA-100 and Mesa 4x12 Traditional Rectifier cabs as well as reflecting on their latest release, "Habitual Levitations (Instilling ...

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Three-Robot Band COMPRESSORHEAD At MUSIKMESSE: Documentary Posted Online

The three-robot act COMPRESSORHEAD — consisting of four-armed drummer Stickboy, guitarist Fingers and bassist Bones — presented a new automatic guitar tuner, in collaboration with the famous guitar producer Gibson, at the Musikmesse Frankfurt 2013 fair, which took place April 10-13 in Frankfurt, Germany. A nine-minute documentary from Harmony Central can be seen below. "The ...

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Video: Three-Robot Band COMPRESSORHEAD Performs MOTÖRHEAD, HELMET Classics At MUSIKMESSE

The three-robot act COMPRESSORHEAD — consisting of four-armed drummer Stickboy, guitarist Fingers and bassist Bones — presented a new automatic guitar tuner, in collaboration with the famous guitar producer Gibson, at the Musikmesse Frankfurt 2013 fair, which took place April 10-13 in Frankfurt, Germany. You can now watch a video report from NTD.TV below. "The ...

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I - ARBOGAST

Not to be confused with the classic rock unit out of St. Louis, the much heavier ARBOGAST from Chicago might as well be considered prog-crunk. Their hyperactive songwriting theories calls to mind KYLESA, MADE OUT OF BABIES and the barest traces of HELMET, but with a lot more thrash, punk and progressive influences. Most likely, ...

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STAR & DAGGER Featuring Ex-WHITE ZOMBIE, CYCLE SLUTS FROM HELL Members: Debut CD Due In July

STAR & DAGGER, the blues-rock/metal group made up of good friends Sean Yseult (WHITE ZOMBIE), Dava She Wolf (CYCLE SLUTS FROM HELL), Dave Catching (EAGLES OF DEATH METAL), Gene Trautmann (QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE), and the sublime vocalist Von Hesseling, will release a full-length album, "Tomorrowland Blues", on July 23 via Cauldron 333, distributed ...

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