Category Archives: Metal News

Megadeth Streaming The Threat is Real From Dystopia

Megadeth - Dystopia

Thrash metal legends Megadeth are streaming “The Threat is Real” from their upcoming album Dystopia. The new track will be released on a limited edition 12″ vinyl with the B-side being a cover of Fear’s “Foreign Policy.” The new album will feature new guitarist Kiko Loureiro (Angra) as well as Lamb of God drummer Chris

1349 Announces Tour Dates With Tombs and Full of Hell


Norwegian black metal horde 1349 have announced a new North American tour. The “Chaos Raids U.S.A. 2016” tour kicks off on January 9, 2016 and gets support from Tombs and Full of Hell. Check out the full list of tour dates below. 1349 is touring in support of their latest album, “Massive Cauldron of Chaos.”

Darkthrone Working on New Album


Norwegian metal veterans Darkthrone are working on their album, the follow-up to The Underground Resistance (read The Underground Resistance review). According to Fenriz, the duo is half way finished on the record and Nocturno Culto will sing on the entire album which is more on the “heavy/black metal” side. Fenriz commented: “Yes we have half

Metal Allegiance Release Video For Scars

Metal Allegiance - Metal Allegiance

Metal supergroup Metal Allegiance have released a video for “Scars” featuring Mark Osegueda of Death Angel and Cristina Scabbia of Lacuna Coil. The band features an all-start line-up with drummer Mike Portnoy, guitarist Alex Skolnick and bassists David Ellefson and Mark Menghi. Check out the video below and read the Metal Allegiance review. Please upgrade

Black Sabbath Add Second Leg of North American Tour

Black Sabbath

Birmingham doom metal legends Black Sabbath will embark on their farewell tour next year. Due to overwhelming demand, the road to The End just got longer. The band have now added more dates to their North American tour. New Black Sabbath North American Tour Dates 8/17 – Wantagh, NY Nikon at Jones Beach Theater 8/19

Anthrax Debut First Song From New Album

Anthrax - Evil Twin

Thrash metal veterans Anthrax have debuted the first song from their upcoming unnamed album. The track is called “Evil Twin” and you can listen to it below. Please upgrade your browser “I was very affected by the Charlie Hebdo massacre as I have been with all of the shootings that have taken place at schools

Anthrax Releasing 30th Anniversary Edition of Spreading the Disease

Anthrax - Spreading the Disease

As thrash metal veterans Anthrax celebrate 30 years since their debut album and with their upcoming album coming out November 20, 2015, the band has announced that Universal will release a special 30th anniversary edition of Anthrax’s Spreading the Disease, the band’s second studio album. “We wanted to do something special for our fans to

Faith No More Releases Sunny Side Up Music Video

Faith No More - Sol Invictus

The juggernaut Faith No More have released a video for “Sunny Side Up” take from the band’s latest release Sol Invictus. The video was directed by filmmaker Joe Lynch. Sol Invictus is Faith No More’s first new album since 1997’s Album of the Year. Please upgrade your browser

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Song of the Week: Ozzy Osbourne – No More Tears

Ozzy Osbourne - No More Tears

“No More Tears” is the title track from Ozzy Osbourne’s sixth studio album, No More Tears, and is the longest studio recording that the band has ever recorded. To this day, “No More Tears” remains one of Ozzy’s heaviest songs and featured some of guitarist Zakk Wylde’s best work. Bassist Mike Inez wrote the opening