speed metal

Aggression announces April 2019 North American Tour

Entering their 34th year as an entity, Canadian Thrash Metal titans Aggression are starting the year off by announcing a series of Canadian and US shows this April.

Dubbed “April Assault”, you can catch the band supporting their latest album “Feels Like Punk/Sounds Like Thrash”, which was released via Dissonance Productions last May. The trek culminates at the NYDM Spring Bash 3 day festival in Milwaukee, WI.
Denis “Sasquatch” Barthe had this to say about the upcoming tour:

Gama Bomb release crime thriller themed video for new single “Give Me Leather”

Irish thrashers Gama Bomb have released a crime thriller themed video for new single “Give Me Leather”.

The headbanging track is the third single from the band’s sixth album “Speed Between the Lines”, out on October 12th, via AFM Records.

You can check out the video below.

The video is inspired by Italian “Giallo” thrillers of the 60s and 70s like Profundo Rosso and Suspiria, and was filmed in Edinburgh, Scotland and London’s famous Barbican centre.

Wrath premiere lyric video for new track “Draw Blood”

Chicago thrashers Wrath premiere the lyric video for their new track “Draw Blood”.

Check out the lyric video below.

The track comes from their long awaited new abum “Rage” in stores on October 5th, via Combar/EMP.

Produced by Chris Djuricic & Wrath, and mixed and mastered by the legendary Bill Metoyer (Slayer, Sacred Reich, Helstar), with explosive cover art created by Ipoet Poetra/Five Mlligrams and Wrath, “Rage” is 10 tracks of unadulterated Thrash Metal fury.

Grave Digger release lyric video for new single “The Power of Metal”

German heavy metal legends Grave Digger released the official video for “The Power of Metal” off their new album “The Living Dead”!

Chris Boltendahl on the new single:
“It’s a song about metal, about a life in the underground, about a life which is different. To be a metalhead is the greatest gift on earth – from the day you heard the first notes of a Judas Priest or Iron Maiden song, you're addicted to this kind of music! The love and passion for metal makes you to a special person and the power of metal can heal. It makes you stronger and gives you a better life”.

David Ellefson announces November 2018 East Coast US Tour Dates with Bumblefoot and Dead By Wednesday

Grammy Award Winning Megadeth bassist, author, entrepreneur, and Metal Icon David Ellefson has announced a string of East Coast dates for his Basstory tour, with special guest Bumblefoot (ex-Guns N’ Roses, Sons of Apollo) and opener Dead By Wednesday.

These are in addition to already announced dates in Europe, the Pacific Northwest, Texas, and a special run of Midwest dates with support from Combat Records artists Green Death and Wrath.

Gama Bomb reveal new Mascot with “Bring Out the Monster” music video

Irish thrash outfit Gama Bomb have released the video for new single “Bring Out the Monster”, which introduces the band’s new mascot.

The fist-pounding track is the second single from the band’s sixth album “Speed Between the Lines”, out on October 12th, 2018, via AFM Records.

The video takes inspiration from classic movies like Harvey and Donnie Darko, featuring frontman Philly Byrne and the band’s new mascot ‘Snowy’ The Gamabombinable Snowman as his imaginary friend.