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AVATAR Interviewed By HORNS UP ROCKS! (Video)

Jo Schüftan of Horns Up Rocks! recently conducted an interview with vocalist Johannes Michael Gustaf Eckerström and drummer John Alfredsson of Swedish metallers AVATAR. You can now watch the chat below. AVATAR will release its new album, "Hail The Apocalypse", on May 16 via Gain Music in Europe and May 13 through eOne in USA. ...

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CLUTCH's NEIL FALLON Interviewed On 'Metal Hammer' Radio Show (Audio)

During this year's Soundwave festival in Australia, Metal Hammer editor Alexander Milas conducted an interview with singer Neil Fallon of Maryland rockers CLUTCH for the "Metal Hammer" radio show on TeamRock Radio. You can listen to the chat using the SoundCloud player below. CLUTCH recently entered Magpie Cage Recording Studio in Baltimore, with producer J. ...

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AVATAR To Release 'Hail The Apocalypse' In May

Swedish metallers AVATAR will release their new album, "Hail The Apocalypse", on May 16 via Gain Music in Europe and May 13 through eOne in USA. The CD was recorded in Karma Sound Studios, Bang Saray, Thailand, mixed by Jay Ruston (STONE SOUR, ANTHRAX, STEEL PANTHER) and mastered by Paul Logus (VOLBEAT, CLUTCH, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE). ...

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KYNG: 'Burn The Serum' Cover Artwork Unveiled

Southern California rock trio KYNG will release its new studio album, "Burn The Serum", on April 15 via Razor & Tie. The CD was produced by Andrew Alekel (FOO FIGHTERS, NO DOUBT, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, CLUTCH) and James A. Rota and was recorded at Grandmaster Recorders Ltd. and Sword & Shield in Hollywood, ...

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TRANSPORT LEAGUE To Film 'Holy Motherf**ker' Video

Reunited Swedish heavy rockers TRANSPORT LEAGUE will film a video in the coming days for the song "Holy Motherfucker". Helming the clip will be the media company 11 Frames, which has previously worked with such bands as THE UNGUIDED, CRUCIFIED BARBARA, OUTSHINE, ICON IN ME and DEGRADEAD. TRANSPORT LEAGUE released a three-song EP titled "A ...

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THE SWORD: 'Arcane Montane' Lyric Video

The official lyric video for the song "Arcane Montane" from Austin, Texas metal luminaries THE SWORD can be seen below. The track is taken from the band's fourth album, "Apocryphon", which sold nearly 17,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 17 on The Billboard 200 ...

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COREY TAYLOR, NEIL FALLON Added To List Of Guest Musicians On TEENAGE TIME KILLER Debut

Singer/bassist Mike Dean and singer/drummer Reed Mullin of hardcore punk veterans CORROSION OF CONFORMITY recently joined forces with a number of well-known musicians from the metal and hardcore scenes to create the new project TEENAGE TIME KILLER. The instrumental parts for the upcoming debut release from TEENAGE TIME KILLER, which is named after a RUDIMENTARY ...

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KYNG: New Song 'Electric Halo' Available For Streaming

Southern California rock trio KYNG will release its new studio album, "Burn The Serum", on April 15 via Razor & Tie. The CD was produced by Andrew Alekel (FOO FIGHTERS, NO DOUBT, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, CLUTCH) and James A. Rota and was recorded at Grandmaster Recorders Ltd. and Sword & Shield in Hollywood, ...

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MAX CAVALERA Talks To SHED MY SKIN (Video)

Shed My Skin recently conducted an interview with Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, SEPULTURA, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, KILLER BE KILLED). You can now watch the chat below. SOULFY's ninth album, "Savages", was released on October 1, 2013 via SOULFLY's new label home, Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The CD was produced by Terry Date, who is known for ...

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TRANSPORT LEAGUE: 'A Diezel Smelling Aftershock' EP Audio Samples

Reunited Swedish heavy rockers TRANSPORT LEAGUE will release a three-song EP titled "A Diezel Smelling Aftershock" on February 10 through frontman Tony Jelencovich's (DEATHDESTRUCTION, B-THONG, MASSIVE AUDIO NERVE, MNEMIC, ICON IN ME) Hoffa Communications. The EP will be released digitally but will also be made available in physical form as a 300-handnumbered-copies limited edition. The ...

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CLUTCH Recording Song For 'Record Store Day' Seven-Inch Single

Maryland rockers CLUTCH have entered Magpie Cage Recording Studio in Baltimore, with producer J. Robbins (THE SWORD, COLISEUM) to record the song "Run, John Barleycorn, Run" for a seven-inch single, to be released as part of this year's Record Store Day on April 19. Video footage from the studio can be seen below. Founded in ...

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KYNG To Release 'Burn The Serum' In April

Southern California rock trio KYNG will release its new studio album, "Burn The Serum", on April 15 via Razor & Tie. The CD was produced by Andrew Alekel (FOO FIGHTERS, NO DOUBT, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, CLUTCH) and James A. Rota and was recorded at Grandmaster Recorders Ltd. and Sword & Shield in Hollywood, ...

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TRANSPORT LEAGUE To Release 'A Diezel Smelling Aftershock' EP

Reunited Swedish heavy rockers TRANSPORT LEAGUE will release a three-song EP titled "A Diezel Smelling Aftershock" on February 10 through frontman Tony Jelencovich's (DEATHDESTRUCTION, B-THONG, MASSIVE AUDIO NERVE, MNEMIC, ICON IN ME) Hoffa Communications. The EP will be released digitally but will also be made available in physical form as a 300-handnumbered-copies limited edition. The ...

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THE SWORD: 'The Hidden Masters' Lyric Video

The official lyric video for the song "The Hidden Masters" from Austin, Texas metal luminaries THE SWORD can be seen below. The track is taken from the band's fourth album, "Apocryphon", which sold nearly 17,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 17 on The Billboard ...

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BLACK SABBATH's '13' Takes Top Honors In 'Metal On Metal' Listener Poll

BLACK SABBATH's "13" took the number one spot in WJCU's "Metal On Metal" Top 25 year-end album countdown show, which aired on January 3. "13" dominated the listener poll, receiving 30% more votes than second-place finisher, SAXON's "Sacrifice". AMON AMARTH's "Deceiver Of The Gods", MOTÖRHEAD's "Aftershock" and DEATH ANGEL's "The Dream Calls For Blood" finished ...

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LIONIZE To Release 'Jetpack Soundtrack' In February

LIONIZE, the first independent artist to sign with Weathermaker Music (the label that has, up until now, served as the exclusive platform for CLUTCH and individual band member related side projects), has set a February 18 release date for its new album, "Jetpack Soundtrack". The CD features 11 new tracks that were jointly produced by ...

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SUN & SAIL CLUB Films 'Hunted' Video

SUN & SAIL CLUB, the new band featuring FU MANCHU guitarist/vocalist Bob Balch and drummer Scott Reeder alongside former KYUSS bassist Scott Thomas Reeder, filmed a video for the track "Hunted" with director Peder Bergstrand (TURBONEGRO, I ARE DRIOD, ROCK SOLID, LOWRIDER). Says Balch: "The video will contain a robot hunting us down and killing ...

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CROBOT Signs With WIND-UP RECORDS

Wind-Up Records has announced the signing of Central Pennsylvania's CROBOT. The band is currently in the studio with famed producer Machine (CLUTCH, LAMB OF GOD, COBRA STARSHIP, GYM CLASS HEROES) working on the follow-up to its independently issued debut album, "The Legend Of The Spaceborne Killer", for a 2014 release. Commented CROBOT singer Brandon Yeagley: ...

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HARK: 'Crystalline' Cover Artwork Unveiled

Welsh heavy rock power trio HARK has finished recording its forthcoming Season Of Mist debut, entitled "Crystalline". The album was tracked at Monnow Valley Studios (BLACK SABBATH, RUSH, JUDAS PRIEST, PORTISHEAD) in Wales, and mixed by CONVERGE guitarist Kurt Ballou (CONVERGE, HIGH ON FIRE, KVELERTAK, YOUNG WIDOWS), and will hit the stores on March 14 ...

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Video Premiere: SOULFLY's 'Bloodshed'

SOULFY's video for the song "Bloodshed" can be seen below. The track is taken from the band's ninth album, "Savages", which was released on October 1 via SOULFLY's new label home, Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The CD was produced by Terry Date, who is known for his work with such acts as PANTERA, DEFTONES and SOUNDGARDEN, ...

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MAX CAVALERA Recording Music For ESPN's World Cup Coverage

Max Cavalera (SOULFLY, SEPULTURA, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY, KILLER BE KILLED) entered the studio yesterday (Wednesday, December 4) with producer John Gray (SOULFLY's "Primitive" and "Dark Ages" albums; MINISTRY) to write and record the music for ESPN's World Cup 2014 coverage. Having been raised in Brazil, and with the love of soccer flowing through his veins, this ...

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TRANSPORT LEAGUE: 'Swing Satanic Swing' Lyric Video Released

The official lyric video for the song "Swing Satanic Swing" from reunited Swedish heavy rockers TRANSPORT LEAGUE can be seen below. The song comes off the band's latest album, "Boogie From Hell", which was released digitally on May 20 via frontman Tony Jelencovich's (DEATHDESTRUCTION, B-THONG, MASSIVE AUDIO NERVE, MNEMIC, ICON IN ME) Hoffa Entertainment. A ...

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