Sammy Hagar on The Circle New Album: 'It Almost All Has to Do with Greed'

The album is already finished, but the frontman says there isn’t a title for it just yet, though there are some recurring themes throughout the songs. Continue reading… Sammy Hagar on The Circle New Album: 'It Almost All Has to Do with Greed' Sammy Hagar on The Circle New Album: 'It Almost All Has to Do with Greed' Loudwire Continue reading

WOLFHEART: 'Breakwater' Video Premiere

“Breakwater”, the new video from Finnish metallers WOLFHEART, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band’s long-awaited fourth full-length studio album, “Constellation Of The Black Light”, which will be released on September 28 via Napalm Records. WOLFHEART leader Tuomas Saukkonen stated about the clip: “Again it was an adventure in every meaning of word to go through this video process from beginning to the end. It included, for example, swimming in +2-degree glacier water in Iceland and having significant plastic parts in our backline turned into a liquid form. And the adventure will continue since ‘Breakwater’ is … Continue reading


After recently completing their massive summer co-headliner with THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, WHITECHAPEL will head out on the road again this November/December. The “Ten Years Of Exile” USA tour, commemorating the 10th anniversary of “This Is Exile”, will feature support from CHELSEA GRIN, OCEANO and SLAUGHTER TO PREVAIL. WHITECHAPEL will perform “This Is Exile” in its entirety, plus a selection of other songs. It will be the band’s last run of shows before it returns to the studio to finish recording its upcoming album, due out spring 2019 via Metal Blade Records. Tour dates: Nov. 01 – Pittsburgh, PA – … Continue reading

KING'S X's Long-Awaited New Album Could Arrive Next Year, Says Drummer JERRY GASKILL

KING’S X drummer Jerry Gaskill has confirmed to “The Drum Shuffle” podcast that the band is preparing to enter the studio to begin working on the long-awaited follow-up to 2008’s “XV” album. “We are definitely talking about it, and we are actually making plans,” he said (hear audio below). “And so, most likely, there will be a new record, possibly even next year.” Adding that KING’S X is “always writing” new music, Gaskill revealed that he and his bandmates have “gone past the pre-discussion stage” and are now “maybe in the full discussion stage.” He said: “So I think that’s … Continue reading

WARBRINGER To Release 'Power Unsurpassed' Single

Los Angeles-based thrash metallers WARBRINGER will release a brand new single titled “Power Unsurpassed” as a strictly limited seven-inch vinyl single on August 24 and digitally this Friday, August 17. Limited to 300 copies, the vinyl will be available only via WARBRINGER or Napalm Records‘ online store. It was produced by Mike Plottnikoff (IN FLAMES, FEAR FACTORY) and mastered by Howie Weinberg (SLAYER, METALLICA). The album artwork was created by Hugo Juarez. WARBRINGER singer John Kevill commented: “We are putting out a single, ‘Power Unsurpassed’, so we have some new material for you all this summer, as we gear up … Continue reading

Partial MURDERDOLLS Reunion To Take Place This Thursday In Hollywood

MURDERDOLLS frontman Wednesday 13 will reunite with onetime MURDERDOLLS members Eric Griffin and Acey Slade on stage for the first time in over a decade this Thursday, August 16 at Lucky Strike Live in Hollywood. The event, which will celebrate the life of former MURDERDOLLS drummer Ben Graves, will see the trio performing some of the group’s classic songs. Graves, who also worked with PRETTY BOY FLOYD and DOPE, passed away on May 9 after a year-long battle with cancer. He was only 45 years old. Concerns about Graves‘s health were first raised when he collapsed during a PRETTY BOY … Continue reading

GOATWHORE To Headline Eighth Annual 'Metal Alliance Tour'

GOATWHORE, pioneers of the blackened death metal scene, will headline the eighth installment of the “Metal Alliance Tour”. Each year this touring festival, which is presented by hot sauce company High River Sauces, assembles a package that celebrates the various genres of metal. The “Metal Alliance Tour” will make the trek across United States and Canada starting on Halloween at GOATWHORE‘s hometown on New Orleans and continue through November. Joining the tour are New York City street punk legends THE CASUALTIES, sludge metal band BLACK TUSK, Boston hardcore outfit GREAT AMERICAN GHOST and opening the tour will be split between … Continue reading

SIRENIA To Release 'Arcane Astral Aeons' Album In October

Nordic epic metal masters SIRENIA will release their new album, “Arcane Astral Aeons”, at the end of October via Napalm Records. The follow-up to 2016’s “Dim Days Of Dolor” marks the band’s second LP to feature French vocalist Emmanuelle Zoldan, who replaced Spanish singer Ailyn Giménez García two years ago. SIRENIA guitarist Morten Veland commented: “We are very pleased to present the artwork for our new album, ‘Arcane Astral Aeons’. Once more we have worked with designer Gyula Havancsák to create an artwork that renders and adorns the heart and soul of our music. “The album was recorded in Audio … Continue reading