Tag Archives: Bay Area

Testament Releases New Song Released Stronghold

Testament - Brotherhood of the Snake

Bay Area thrash metal legends Testament have released another new track from their upcoming album, The Brotherhood of the Snake. This track is entitled “Stronghold” and can be heard in the video below. The band’s upcoming album will be their 12th album. Please upgrade your browser

Metallica Release New Track Moth Into Flame

Metallica - Hardwired... To Self Destruct

Bay Area thrash metal legends Metallica have released a video for “Moth Into Flame” taken from their upcoming album Hardwired… To Self Destruct, which comes out November 18, 2016 via the band’s own Blackened Records. Check out the video for “Moth Into Flame” below. It is pretty kick-ass after a less than stellar release of

Death Angel Debut First Single From New Album

Death Angel - The Evil Divide

Bay Area thrash metal veterans Death Angel have debuted the first single from their upcoming album, The Evil Divide. The track is titled “The Moth” and kicks ass. The Evil Divide will be released worldwide on May 27, 2016 through Nuclear Blast Records. Death Angel – “THE MOTH” (From The New Album – The Evil

Machine Head Kicking Off Solo Tour Dates

Machine Head: Bloodstone & Diamonds

Bay Area groove metal giants Machine Head will begin their solo tour entitled An Evening With Machine Head. This is the tour that Robb Flynn talked about before where the band will go out with no support bands and play a 2 hour set. “We’re doing ‘An Evening With’ Machine Head. Meaning: it’ll just be

Death Angel to Enter Studio, Release New Album in 2016

Death Angel The Dream Calls For Blood

Bay Area thrash metal veterans Death Angel will enter the studio on October 9, 2015 to track a new album, the follow up to  The Dream Calls For Blood. The band is in the final stages of songwriting as they have been writing songs between tours. The new album is slated for a worldwide release

Metal Review: Hatriot: Dawn of the New Centurion (2014)

Hatriot Dawn of the New Centurion

San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal juggernaut Hatriot, featuring former Exodus and Legacy (pre-Testament) frontman Steve “Zetro” Souza, is back with their sophomore effort, “Dawn of the New Centurion.” With its recent release date of February 21, 2014, after an initial delay, through Massacre Records, was one of my most highly anticipated album releases of

Metal Review: Vastum: Patricidal Lust (2013)

Vastum Patricidal Lust

While San Francisco death metal outfit Vastum has just one album to their name, 2011’s “Carnal Law,” they have plenty of experience behind them consisting of members from Acephalix and Hammers of Misfortune. With their sophomore effort, “Patricidal Lust,” they are doing more of the same damage that their debut did. The down-tuned death metal

Metal Review: Death Angel: The Dream Calls For Blood (2013)

Death Angel The Dream Calls For Blood

San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal veterans Death Angel are back with their seventh full-length studio album “The Dream Calls For Blood,” an opus that further cements their return to the classics 80’s thrash sound that they helped create. 2010’s “Relentless Retribution” was exactly that – relentless retribution to break back into the thrash scene

Testament Live Clip From Upcoming DVD Dark Roots of Thrash Online

Testament Band

“Dark Roots of Thrash,” the new DVD/2CD release documenting Bay Area thrash veterans Testament sold-out headlining performance at the Paramount in Huntington, New York this past February, will be released soon and the band has decided to share a clip from the DVD. You can watch the band perform “Rise Up” (from their latest album

Death Angel Streaming New Song The Dream Calls For Blood

Bay Area thrash metal legends Death Angel have given us the first taste of their new album “The Dream Calls For Blood.” The band is streaming the title track on their website. Their first new album in three years will be released to the masses on October 11, 2013 (Europe), October 14, 2013 (UK), and