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Byzantine announces 21st anniversary USA tour

Formed in the summer of 2000, progressive groove metal band BYZANTINE will headline 15 performances this July and August, with local support acts TBA. Frontman and founding member Chris “OJ” Ojeda comments: “Maintaining a band with 4 members for this long has been one of the most difficult, yet rewarding tasks I’ve taken on. We formed the same year as Mastodon, The Ocean and Between The Buried And Me, and to be able to write and record music on a label such as Metal Blade Records at this point in our career is very rewarding. We look forward to performing […]


Having recently announced their signing to Peaceville Records, HELLRIPPER have revealed details and the cover artwork of their upcoming new studio album The Affair Of The Poisons scheduled for release on 9th October 2020. HELLRIPPER, aka James McBain, based in the Scottish Highlands, says of their forthcoming epic “The Affair Of The Poisons contains the mixture of thrash/black/speed metal and punk that HELLRIPPER has become known for, but this time I feel that the end result is more cohesive. Some of the tracks are more straight-forward while others contain some twists and parts that are new to the HELLRIPPER sound. […]

VIRCOLAC, SPITE, and SACRILEGIA join together for U.S. tour, announce dates

Invictus Productions, in conspiracy with Black Vomit Propaganda, announces the Seven Dates Of Heresy U.S. East Coast Tour with VIRCOLAC, SPITE, and SACRILEGIA! This marks the first time both VIRCOLAC and SACRILEGIA spread their wings over the North American continent, particularly the US East Coast. Bringing SPITE on board adds another barb to their collective attack, which sees the unity of black, death, and thrashing speed metal on display for U.S. audiences. Kicking off Saturday, May 16th at Saint Vitus Bar in Brooklyn and finishing at Maryland Deathfest on May 24th, the full list of confirmed dates are as follows: […]

WISHBONE ASH Release New Single, ‘Back in the Day’

British rock heroes WISHBONE ASH release a new single today. The song ‘Back In The Day’ is taken from the forthcoming studio album Coat Of Arms. Guitarist/vocalist Andy Powell describes the song as “A real full-on, driving rock song about living the life – the rock life, featuring guitars aplenty!” You can listen to the song HERE Coat Of Arms will be released through SPV/Steamhammer on February 28th, 2020 as CD DigiPak, 2LP version (incl. bonus track), download and stream HERE WISHBONE ASH Tour Dates 2020 US Tour:15.02. Melbourne, FL – Maxwell C. King Center For The Performing Arts16.02. Tampa,FL […]


Recent Prosthetic Records signings, WVRM, have announced a spring tour in support of the godfathers of grind, Napalm Death. Earlier this month, South Carolina’s grind powerhouse confirmed details of their label debut – an uncompromising aural assault entitled Colony Collapse, due to be released on April 3. Pre-orders are available now HERE The first track to be released from Colony Collapse is titled ‘My Fucking Dixie (The New South)’, and it can be heard HERE As WVRM are arguably South Carolina’s only grind band, it is fitting that they hit the road with true grindcore icons, Napalm Death. Of the […]

DORO announces first USA tour dates for 2020

Doro Pesch – the legendary and undisputed Queen of Metal – announces her first U.S. tour dates of 2020. Following her performances on this year’s Monsters of Rock cruise set for February 8-13, DORO will take to the stage in the following cities: April 16 – Phoenix, AZ @ Club RedApril 17 – San Diego, CA @ Brick by BrickApril 19 – Los Angeles, CA @ Rainbow Bar & GrillMay 2 – Columbia, MD @ M3 FestivalMay 3 – Poughkeepsie, NY @ The ChanceMay 4 – Sellersville, PA @ Sellersville TheaterMay 6 – Cleveland, OH @ The WinchesterMay 7 – […]

PESTILENCE and POSSESSED announce co-headlining North American tour

European death metal gods PESTILENCE join forces with death metal inventors POSSESSED in an epic North American East Coast tour: Revelations Of The Ancients. The tour will include very special guests, The Black Moriah, and will run from March through April 2020. The tour was brought together by Asteri Agency and Eternal Rock Agency. For booking inquiries, email: Tour dates: 17.03.2020: Houston TX @ TX White Oak Music Hall 18.03.2020: Austin TX @ Come and Take it Live 19.03.2020: Dallas TX @ Gas Monkey 20.03.2020: Chicago IL @ Reggies 21.03.2020: Detroit MI @ Harpos Concert Theatre 22.03.2020: Toronto ON […]

Behemoth release official video for ‘Rom 5:8’

Having released their most gripping album to date, I Loved You At Your Darkest, BEHEMOTH return once again to spread the word of the unholy. On January 24th, the band releases the I Loved You At Your Darkest Tour Edition – an obsidian gem in their discography, including the original track-listing with brand new, alternate artwork by Nicola Samori; plus, an exclusive BBC Radio 1 session and unreleased documentary, Thou Darkest Art, taken from the band’s career affirming art gallery exhibition in London last year. Pre-order the I Loved You At Your Darkest Tour Edition HERE Today, the band has […]

MATT HECKLER: Appalachian Folk Soloist Begins Winter US Tour This Week; After The Flood LP Out Now On Anti-Corporate Music

Following a rigorous 2019 touring schedule, Carolina Appalachian folk soloist MATT HECKLER embarks on his first tour of the year this week. MATT HECKLER continues to tour in support of his latest LP, After The Flood, which saw release last year through Anti-Corporate Music in conjunction with tour dates supporting labelmates Lost Dog Street Band. The new tour sees MATT HECKLER supporting Santa Cruz bluegrass/country outfit Devil Makes Three. Beginning this Thursday, January 16th, the tour will run the Eastern US Coast from New England into the Southwest with eighteen performances through February 8th. See all currently confirmed performances below […]


Chicago, IL on-the-rise, grinding noise collective, METH, have announced new live dates for 2020 alongside Michigan alt-shoegazers, Greet Death. The band, still raging from their August 2019 release of Mother Of Red Light, will deliver sonic warfare beginning in January of 2020, for 8 dates across the Midwest. About the tour, band founder and multi-instrumentalist Seb Alvarez comments: “We’re looking forward to playing some shows with our friends in Greet Death. I personally love playing with bands who somewhat contrast our sound but also share similarities. All of these shows will have an interesting flow to the line ups as […]