modern thrash metal

Sworn Enemy release lyric video for first single “Prepare for Payback”

After turning back the clock in 2018 to celebrate the 15th anniversary of their Jamey Jasta-produced debut, “As Real As It Gets”, the Queens, New York-based Sworn Enemy resets their sights on the present day with their punishing new album “Gamechanger”.

Due out on April 5th, 2019, via M-Theory Audio, the album – produced by Robb Flynn of Machine Head, and engineered, mixed and mastered by Zack Ohren (Suffocation, Fallujah, Warbringer) – features 11 tracks that expertly fuse metal, thrash and New York hardcore.

Ruin release new music video for “Living in Fear”

Thrash/groove metal band Ruin have revealed a new video for “Living in Fear”, the final single from the band’s latest album, entitled “Rite of Passage”.

Filmed and directed by the band and edited by guitarist/vocalist Richard Carey, the video weaves together dark performance footage and bleak images, creating the perfect visual counterpart to the song’s lyrical message.

Watch the video below.

Incite to release new studio album “Built to Destroy” on January 25th 2019

Heavy metal frontrunners Incite - lead by frontman Richie Cavalera - are set to release their upcoming fifth full-length album, “Built to Destroy”, on January 25, 2019, via Minus Head Records.

Produced by Steve Evetts (The Dillinger Escape Plan, Suicide Silence) and mastered by Zeuss (Rob Zombie, Hatebreed), “Built to Destroy” is a visceral, urgent, voracious distillation of modern metal with reverence for the past, and boasts a progressed, matured sound for Incite.

Fusion Bomb to release debut full-length album “Concrete Jungle” on January 26th 2019

Ever find yourself staring at your old denim vest with the many hand-sewn patches and the slight fragrance of beers past, feeling nostalgic about the good old days of thrash metal? Sure you do!

But it’s about time to stop being a wimp, grab that sucker out of the wardrobe and head to the nearest moshpit to bang your head until it comes off, because Fusion Bomb are finally here to keep your vest and metal spirit alive with their first full-length album!

Heat Of Damage signs with Sliptrick Records and announces new album “Cataclysm”

Sliptrick Records are glad to announce that US metallers Heat Of Damage have joined the label’s roster.

Heat Of Damage is a four-piece Metal band from Sacramento, California. Originating in a state that has brought the metal world countless legendary bands, Heat Of Damage’s genesis is rooted in a place incredibly ripe for the development of something new.

Soulfly celebrate album release by unveiling lyric video for “Under Rapture”

Metal icons Soulfly release their devastating new album “Ritual” today, via Nuclear Blast.

To celebrate the release, the band has unveiled a lyric video for new track, “Under Rapture”, which features guest vocals from Ross Dolan (Immolation).

Check out the video below.