Due to unforeseen and uncontrollable circumstances involving complications with the U.S. visa process, Swedish/British death metal supergroup BLOODBATH, which features in its ranks KATATONIA's Jonas Renkse and Anders Nyström, along with OPETH's Martin Axenrot and PARADISE LOST's Nick Holmes, has been forced to postpone their previously announced North American tour dates. The band's excursion was set to begin this week and included performances at Maryland Deathfest and Modified Ghost festival. The tour will be rescheduled for a later date.
BLOODBATH says in a statement "We're so sorry for all of you who bought a ticket and made plans to come see BLOODBATH! On any kind of positive note, we WILL be rescheduling (nothing else is acceptable!) and prepare to play the tour as soon as possible. More news on refunds etc. ASAP."
Death metal defenders of the old GRUESOME have released the official video for the song "Fatal Illusions". The track is taken from the band's second album, "Twisted Prayers", which will be released on June 1 via Relapse Records.
Commented GRUESOME guitarist/vocalist Matt Harvey: "'Fatal Illusions' is a track that was truly co-written by Dan, Gus and myself musically and it was a lot of fun to arrange everyones riffs while we put the song together.
Massacre Records has announced the signing of the German thrash veterans ASSASSIN. The band's new album will be released in the spring of 2019. After founding member and vocalist Robert Gonella left ASSASSIN in 2014, new singer Ingo "Crowzak" Bajonczak joined the group. In late 2016, longtime ASSASSIN guitarist Michael Hoffmann exited the band for "personal reasons." He has since been replaced by Frank "Blackfire" Gosdzik (KREATOR, SODOM).
A new Turkish hardcore band Feed The Beast published their first single " Who is the Beast" The band is working on new songs to be released soon. The band who founded by four members and then continues on their journey with the participation of 2nd guitarist Onur Ağar ,now completed their line up with 5 band mates.
Death metal defenders of the old GRUESOME have released the official video for the song "Inhumane". The track is taken from the band's second album, "Twisted Prayers", which will be released on June 1 via Relapse Records. The clip was directed by Jeffrey Sisson (EXHUMED, ORIGIN) and can be seen below.
The official lyric video for "Northern Chaos Gods", the title track of the new album from Norwegian black metallers IMMORTAL now consisting of lyricist/guitarist Demonaz (real name Harald Nævdal) and drummer Horgh (real name Reidar Horghagen) can be seen below. Due on July 6 via Nuclear Blast, the disc features eight new tracks consisting of 45 minutes of merciless speed and icy darkness, all massive songs in the true IMMORTAL way.
"Northern Chaos Gods" was produced by Peter Tägtgren (Abyss Studio), who also helmed IMMORTAL's "At The Heart Of Winter", "Damned In Black", "Sons Of Northern Darkness" and "All Shall Fall" LPs.
"Kill The Silence", the new video from the Brazilian all-female thrash group NERVOSA, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's third full-length album, "Downfall Of Mankind", which will be released on June 1 via Napalm Records. The disc was recorded at Family Mob Studio in São Paulo with Argentinian producer Martin Furia, who worked as a sound engineer on some of NERVOSA's European tours, as well as for bands like DESTRUCTION and FLOTSAM AND JETSAM, and produced recordings for EVIL INVADERS and SISTERS OF SUFFOCATION, among others.
Swedish black metallers MARDUK have released another new song called "Equestrian Bloodlust". The track is taken from the band's upcoming album, "Viktoria", which will be released on June 22 via Century Media Records.
Turkish new slammers Devoured Elysium had published their 'Rifts of The Woods', that they have been working on Seven Oceans of Hate EP. The band will publish their full EP following summer times.
The Slamming Brutal Death Metal band from Izmir was founded in 2016 by Ege Demircioğlu and Hürkan Çağlar. They have been actively playing and working on their music since then. Their first gig was on 4th of March in Istanbul.
Another bullet from the revolver of the Turkish heavy thrashers Edgeflame! The band has revealed their latest lyric video on Vevo. After the music video of Wrathbringer & Prey In The Asylum from their latest album Beyond The Pale Carcass, the band released a new lyric video for the track Feared Butcher on their Vevo Channel.
Norwegian black / thrash metalists The Konsortium revealed the first song from the upcoming album "Rogaland", which will be released on June 1 by Agonia Records. The song "Arv" is available as a video by Stein Erik Aulie