Category Archives: Metal News

Gene Simmons & WWE Studios Launch Horror Label

Gene Simmons

Legendary KISS founder Gene Simmons is getting into the horror movie genre with a new label with the first project is already on the docket. Simmons has partnered with WWE Studios to launch horror movie label Erebus Pictures. The new venture has locked a three-picture co-production deal starting with Temple, written by Matt Savelloni. …a

Anthrax Streaming New Song Soror Irrumator


Anthrax is streaming a new song entitled “Soror Irrumator,” which is the band’s contribution to the second installment of Catch the Throne: The Mixtape for HBO’s Emmy- and Golden Globe-winning series Game of Thrones. Please upgrade your browser Explains Scott Ian about the song: “Our contribution to the mixtape was a song we had already

Twisted Sister Drummer A.J. Pero Passes Away

A.J. Pero

In simply horrible news, longtime Twisted Sister drummer A.J. Pero has passed away. The Associated Press reports that Pero was found unresponsive on a tour bus in Poughkeepsie, New York and subsequently died of an apparent heart attack. He was 55. Pero played with Twisted Sister from 1982-1986, 1997-1998 and 2003-present, having appeared on all

Moonspell Debut Video For Extinct

Moonspell: Extinct

Portugal’s Moonspell have debuted a video for the title track from their latest opus Extinct. Today marks the release of this highly impressive album in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Portugal and Australia. It will hit stores on March 9, 2015 in the UK and March 17, 2015 in North America. I find it hard to believe

Motorhead Appearing On VH1’s That Metal Show


Motorhead is celebrating their 40th anniversary and will appear on this weekend’s edition of VH1 Classic’s That Metal Show. The show airs this Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 9pm/8pm Central, and features Lemmy, Phil and Mikkey of Motorhead as the honored Metal Modem guests via remote video. Motorhead is currently in the recording studio with

Six Feet Under Debut New Track Open Coffin Orgy

Six Feet Under: Crypt of the Devil

Death metal veterans Six Feet Under will release their eleventh studio album on May 5, 2015 via Metal Blade Records entitled Crypt of the Devil. Chris Barnes has recruited Cannabis Corpse bassist/vocalist Phil “Landphil” Hall for this latest album. Check out the new single “Open Coffin Orgy” below and take a look at the album

Update on Bruce Dickinson’s Health Issued by Iron Maiden

Bruce Dickinson

Iron Maiden’s co-manager Rod Smallwood issued a statement on the current condition of vocalist Bruce Dickinson, who is currently battling cancer detected back before Christmas. There have been recent reports of comments by Iron Maiden drummer Nicko McBrain indicating that the band has completed work on a new studio album and will announce the news

Amorphis Announces New Album September


If you are not an Amorphis fan, you have no idea what you are missing. The Finnish melodic death metal titans will be touring with Nightwish and Arch Enemy soon, but they have announced that their upcoming 12th studio album will begin pre-production this month in Helsinki with producer Jens Bogren. Album recordings will begin

Enslaved Streaming New Album In Times Online

Enslaved: In Times

Listen to the entire new Enslaved album, In Times in its entirety in the video clip below. Nuclear Blast Records has made the whole thing available online today. In Times will be in stores on March 6, 2015 in Europe, March 9, 2015 in the UK and March 10, 2015 in North America. Please upgrade

Faith No More New Single Superhero Streaming Online

Faith No More

New music from Faith No More? Yes, thank you. The alternative legends will release their first new album in almost two decades entitled Sol Invictus. Check out the second song that the band has been kind enough to share, which is named “Superhero.” It will be available as a limited edition 7-inch single on March