Category Archives: Metal News

Slayer Announce New Album Title and Release Date


It has been a while since we heard news about Slayer’s upcoming release. Slayer will title the new album Repentless and it will be due out on September 11, 2015 via Nuclear Blast Records. The album title came from a song inspired by late guitarist Jeff Hanneman. Check out the video announcement below. Please upgrade

Bethlehem Splits Up

Bethlehem: Hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia

German metal outfit Bethlehem has decided to split up. Their last album was 2014’s Hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia. Jürgen Bartsch of the German outfit Bethlehem had this to say: “Game over! Hey guys. Bethlehem has split up and does a break. If there will be a comeback or won’t isn’t certain yet. Obviously isn’t. Bethlehem has to stay

Savatage Return to Wacken Samples Online

Savatage: Return to Wacken

Savatage’s upcoming reunion performance at Wacken Open Air in Wacken, Germany is a long time coming for the progressive metal legends. To celebrate this momentous occasion, Savatage and earMUSIC will release the Return to Wacken album on June 19, 2015. The album will contain studio versions of classic songs that the band played live at

Lamb of God to Release New Album VII: Sturm Und Drang – Available Worldwide July 2015 via Epic Records

Lamb of God: VII Sturm Und Drang

For Immediate Release May 15, 2015 LAMB OF GOD to Release New Album “VII: Sturm Und Drang” – Available Worldwide July 2015 via Epic Records Stream New Track “Still Echoes” Now via Read an In-Depth Interview with LAMB OF GOD Vocalist Randy Blythe HERE, Exclusively via Rolling Stone Cover Art: Art Direction by K3n

Rotting Christ Begin Recording New Album Due in 2016

Rotting Christ: Kata Ton Daimona Eaytoy

Melodic black metal powerhouse Rotting Christ has entered the studio to begin recording their new album scheduled for an early 2016 release. This new album will be a follow-up to the amazing Rotting Christ: Kata Ton Daimona Eaytoy (read the Kata Ton Daimona Eaytoy review) from the Greek band. The band’s update on their Facebook

Moonspell Streaming New Lyric Video For Medusalem

Moonspell: Extinct

Portuguese metal giants Moonspell have released an official lyric video for the song “Medusalem,” which is their best song off of Extinct and one of the best songs that the band has ever written. Please upgrade your browser The band said about the song: “One song that we are really proud of. Also please check

Six Feet Under Streaming New Track Gruesome

Six Feet Under: Crypt of the Devil

Death metal legion Six Feet Under will unleash the Crypt of the Devil via Metal Blade Records in just two weeks. By the way, it is one hell of an album. Check out the album opener, “Gruesome” below. Please upgrade your browser Crypt of the Devil Tracklisting 01. Gruesome 02. Open Coffin Orgy 03. Broken

Godsmack Debut Video For Something Different

Godsmack: 1000hp

Godsmack have debuted a video for the track “Something Different” off of last year’s 1000hp. The video was shot and directed by Paris Visone and can be seen below. Please upgrade your browser Please upgrade your browser

Stone Sour Covers Metallica’s Creeping Death

Stone Sour

Stone Sour just checked in with this brief announcement about covering the Metallica track “Creeping Death” for Record Store Day: “Our full cover version of Metallica’s ‘Creeping Death’ is streaming now! “Make sure to grab ‘Meanwhile in Burbank,’ which will be available in record stores this Saturday, April 18th!” Please upgrade your browser Please upgrade

Venom Release Lyric Video For Smoke

Venom: From the Very Depths

British classic metal veterans Venom have released an official lyric video for the song “Smoke.” The track is taken from the band’s latest album, From the Very Depths, which was released in January via Spinefarm Records. Please upgrade your browser Please upgrade your browser