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Randy Black pic
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 07/20/2018 - 16:37 / News - Comments

Destruction announces new drummer Randy Black

German thrash metal legends Destruction are pleased to officially welcome Randy Black (Annihilator, Primal Fear) into the fold, after a gruelling probation that involved an extensive tour and many shows around the globe. Randy will make his official debut as the band's new drummer at the Wacken-Open-Air on August 3rd, 2018. Mastermind Schmier states: “...
Cultural Warfare Warmageddon cover
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 07/20/2018 - 12:27 / News - Comments

Cultural Warfare to release debut full-length album “Warmageddon” on September 14th 2018

After first making waves with their 2017 debut EP “Future Kill”, hailed by Metal Wani as “neck-breaking thrash”, the Oakland-based Cultural Warfare return with “Warmageddon”, their blistering full-length debut, out on on September 14th 2018, via M-Theory Audio. A video for the album's first single, “Divided We Crawl...
Onslaught band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 07/19/2018 - 14:32 / News - Comments

Onslaught announces new guitarist Wayne Dorman and drummer James Perry

UK Thrashers Onslaught will unveil their new line up on the mainstage at “Bloodstock Festival” Catton Hall, Derbyshire, on Friday 10th August. Longstanding members NigeRockett, Sy Keeler & Jeff Williams will be joined by James Perry (drums) and Wayne Dorman (guitar). NigeRockett comments: “The band is genuinely sounding more powerful and...
Whiplash band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 07/18/2018 - 23:59 / News - Comments

Whiplash sign with Metal Blade Records

Metal Blade is very happy to welcome East Coast thrashing legends Whiplash to its ranks! Whiplash is an original thrash metal band, and Tony Portaro delivers over 30 years of power thrashing death. Comments Whiplash's very own Tony Portaro on the signing: “My main influences were the West Coast thrash bands that Brian Slagel brought into the limelight...
Alien Weaponry vieo pic
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 07/18/2018 - 19:41 / News - Comments

Alien Weaponry premiere new video for “Whispers”

NZ thrash metal trio Alien Weaponry unleash their brand-new music video for “Whispers” of the recently released debut album, “Tū”. While previous hits “Rū Ana Te Whenua” and “Kai Tangata” have related to historic battles and injustices faced by their ancestors, “Whispers” raises much more recent...
Livekill Turned to Grey EP cover
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 07/18/2018 - 17:40 / News - Comments

Livekill to release new EP “Turned to Grey” on September 28th 2018

Southern Florida's Livekill are a new force to be reckoned with. On their upcoming EP, entitled “Turned to Grey” (out on September 28th, 2018, via SWOL Records), the band performs an intense, high-energy blend of alternative metal and hardcore styles with deep lyrical messages about the fragility of life itself. Livekill's powerhouse line-up...
MTV Headbangers Ball Tour 2018 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 07/16/2018 - 13:42 / News - Comments

Exodus to headline MTV Headbangers Ball European Tour 2018

While Bay Area legends Exodus are just finishing up their summer run across mainland Europe, the band is pleased to announce that they will return to the continent in November and December to headline the 2018 edition of the renowned “MTV Headbangers Ball Tour”, which will lead them through 17 cities and venues in 9 different countries - including a...
Voivod The Wake cover
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 07/11/2018 - 21:10 / News - Comments

Voivod to release new studio album “The Wake” on September 21st 2018

Currently celebrating their 35th band-anniversary, Canadian progressive sci-fi metal innovators Voivod are pleased to announce a release date of September 21st, 2018, for their upcoming new studio album “The Wake” via Century Media Records worldwide. “The Wake”, the highly anticipated successor to 2013’s “Target Earth”...
Tribulation North American Tour 2018 poster
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 07/09/2018 - 18:58 / News - Comments

Tribulation announce Fall 2018 North American Tour with Pallbearer

Tribulation, the Swedish “death metal goths who love Lord Byron and f*** with metal’s macho imagery” (Noisey), have announced a Fall tour of North America, the band’s first visit since the release of their critically-revered album, “Down Below”. The trek, which kicks off on Sept. 14 in Montreal, features a mix of headlining...
Overkill band pic
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 07/05/2018 - 15:18 / News - Comments

Overkill announce March 2019 European & UK Tour

Legendary New Jersey thrashers Overkill are pleased to announce a UK and European tour for March 2019, in support of their upcoming, as untitled new studio album. Overkill will be joining forces with the German cult thrash metal band and label mates Destruction, legendary thrashers Flotsam And Jetsam and up and coming Australian thrash squad Meshiaak for the...