Black Sabbath Announce Final U.S. Shows

Black Sabbath embarked on their final tour earlier this year, and now they have announced their final U.S. shows. Additionally, it appears that their last shows ever will take place in their native UK.

With the second leg of their North American trek set to kick off Aug. 17 in Wantagh, N.Y., …

Crowbar Rejoined By Former Member

New Orleans sludge metal veterans Crowbar have parted ways with their bassist of less than three years, Jeff Golden.

Crowbar frontman Kirk Windstein explained: “Being in a band is like being in a relationship and things don’t always work out.

“We want to thank Jeff for his dedication and l…

Machine Head To Release A Single This Friday

Machine Head will release a brand new single, titled “Is There Anybody Out There?”, on June 3rd. “The song is about love, loneliness, racism, and not getting what is going on in the world/America,” comments Machine Head guitarist/vocalist Robb Flynn. “It’s very much about current events, but app…

Lacuna Coil Announces European Headlining Tour

Lacuna Coil will have announced the dates for their European headlining tour. Tickets go on sale on Friday, 3rd of June.

The dates are as follows:

Oct. 21 – (B) Vosselaar – Biebob
Oct. 22 – (NL) Tilburg – 013
Oct. 24 – (DE) Cologne – Underground
Oct. 25 – (DE) Berlin – White Trash Ballr…

Copehell is sold out!

For the first time it the festivals history, Copenhell is sold out. This years lineup consists of among others Black Sabbath, Megadeth, Scorpions and Alice Cooper.

We’re looking forward to seeing you all there and in the meantime you can read some of our reviews from last year’s Copenhell here.

Former Megadeth Drummer Nick Menza Dies At 51

Former Megadeth drummer Nick Menza passed away Saturday night (May 21st) while performing with the band OHM: at The Baked Potato in Studio City, California. He was 51 years old.

Nick collapsed during the third song of OHM:’s set. Earliest reports indicate he suffered a massive heart attack an…


22nd June 2016

Brute Forcz – Brute Forcz

Label: Self-released / Release Date: 2016Brute Forcz - Brute Forcz - 37%37User Rating: 0.0 (0 votes)SendingBrute Forcz is the side project of two American wrestlers (yes, you read that right) who goes by the names […]
21st June 2016

Secret Illusion – Change of Time

Label: Self-released / Release date: 17th March 2014 Secret Illusion - Change of Time - 72%72User Rating: 0.0 (0 votes)SendingChange Of Time is the latest release from Greek power-metallers Secret Illusion. It is their second […]
20th June 2016

On-Off – Borderline

Label: Buil2Kill Records / Release date: 29th April 2016 On-Off – Borderline - 65%65User Rating: 0.0 (0 votes)SendingWhen you type ‘On-Off’ and ‘Borderline’ in any web search engine the only results you get are about […]
20th June 2016
Unlit Face – Everlasting Transformation

Unlit Face – Everlasting Transformation

Label: Sliptrick / Release Date: 2016Unlit Face – Everlasting Transformation - 48%48User Rating: 0.0 (0 votes)SendingUnlit Face is a Swedish Melodic Death Metal trio with a very strong Progressive twist. And while I cannot say […]
16th June 2016
C.B Murdoc COVER

C.B. Murdoc – Here Be Dragons

Label: ViciSolum Productions / Release date: 24th June 2016C.B. Murdoc - Here Be Dragons - 80%80User Rating: 5.0 (3 votes)SendingC.B. Murdoc is a terrific four piece band based in Stockholm, Sweden. The origin of the […]
15th June 2016
Simple Lies - No Time To Waste

Simple Lies – No Time to Waste

Label: Nadir / Release Date: 4th December 2012Simple Lies – No Time to Waste - 50%50User Rating: 0.0 (0 votes)SendingNo Time to Waste is the first ever record produced and released by Italian Hard Rockers […]


25th May 2016
Sulphur Band

Sulphur (Norway)

Sulphur is a Norwegian Black Metal band, who deciced to open up their minds and their instruments to the glories and wonders that Death Metal have to offer and infuse it into their already existing […]
1st April 2016

Chaos Synopsis (Brazil)

Chaos Synopsis is a Thrash and Death Metal quartet hailing from Brazil. They have existed as a band for just above ten years and have released a grand total of three full-length albums, one demo, […]
12th February 2016
Persona: Jelena

Persona (Tunisia/Serbia)

Interview with Jelena Dobric Persona is a female-fronted alternative metal band from Tunisia. Their style unites modern metal sound with elements of rock, thrash and heavy riffs with synth effects and classical orchestration. Being […]
30th October 2015
TANK 2015

Tank (UK)

Interview with Cliff Evans After having split in two back in 2007, the name ”Tank” now refers to three distinct and similar, yet very different bands. The original Tank, the Algy Ward-led Tank and […]
6th October 2015
Rusty Pacemaker

Rusty Pacemaker (Austria)

Interview with Rusty Hessel Rusty Pacemaker is both the pseudonym and the band name of a multi-instrumentalist genius or Austrian descent. The band itself has its origins back in 2003 when he decided to […]
6th January 2015

The Sirens (International)

Interview with Liv Kristine, Anneke van Giersbergen & Kari Rueslatten Photo: Stefan Heilemann Most of the metal audience are already familiar with the names of Liv Kristine (Leaves’ Eyes and Theater of Tragedy), Kari Ruelsåtten […]