heavy-thrash

Emissary reform after 25 years and working on new album

Southern Oregon melodic thrashers Emissary have reformed after a 25-year hiatus to record a new album for Germany’s Underground Power Records, to be released on CD and vinyl later this year.  

An official lyric video has been uploaded to YouTube for the demo version of the song “The Silent Treatment”. Check it out below.

Artillery to release new studio album “X” on May 7th 2021

On May 7th, 2021, Artillery will release their tenth full-length, “X”, via Metal Blade Records.

Listen to the new single, “In Thrash We Trust”, below.

“X” can be pre-ordered, here, in the following formats:

• ltd. digipak-CD (incl. 2 bonus tracks)
• 180g black vinyl (EU exclusive)
• blood red / blue marbled vinyl (EU exclusive - limited to 300 copies)

Alien Weaponry announces upcoming performances with New Zealand Symphony Orchestra in May 2021

Metal stars Alien Weaponry are embraced by fans and critics internationally as one of the current generation’s biggest names in heavy music, especially in their home country of New Zealand, where the band has achieved nearly household name status. This May 2021, the band plans to uplift their local fans in a completely new way by performing in unity with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra at two special performances, taking place in Kirikiriroa Hamilton and Ōtautahi Christchurch.
 

Evile to release new studio album “Hell Unleashed” on April 30th 2021

Since their formation in 2004, British thrash titans Evile have been turning heads and taking names, delivering four pure thrash offerings blended with an uncompromising death metal assault! Their upcoming fifth studio album, entitled “Hell Unleashed”, will impact the metal masses on April 30th, 2021, via Napalm Records, and is the long-awaited successor to their 2013 release, “Skull”.

Go Ahead And Die sign with Nuclear Blast Records

Nuclear Blast are proud to announce the signing of Arizona’s Go Ahead And Die. The band features vocalist and guitarist Max Cavalera joining forces with his son, singer, guitar and bass player Igor Amadeus Cavalera, as well as Zach Coleman on drums to produce a sound that mixes elements of death and thrash metal, with early Celtic Frost influences and a punk attitude.

Enforcer to release new live album “Live By Fire II” on March 19th 2021

Swedish heavy metal band Enforcer are proud to present their second live album, “Live By Fire II”, which will be released through Nuclear Blast Records on March 19th, 2021. 

Today, the band have released a live video for the first single “From Beyond”. Watch the live video below.

Sepultura welcomes Frédéric Leclercq and Marcello Pompeu to the last SepulQuarta of 2020

This Saturday December 19th will see a new episode of Sepultura’s SepulQuarta series. 

The Brazilian metal heavyweights will welcome Frédéric Leclercq and Marcello Pompeu, who will join the band for a quarantine jam session, performing “Slaves of Pain” from Sepultura’s “Bneath the Remains” album (1989).

Sepultura announces November & December 2021 European Headlining Tour

Sepultura is excited to announce the “Quadra” European Tour with Sacred Reich and Crowbar for Fall & Winter 2021! 

See all dates below.

European Tour Dates 2021:
04-Nov-21 - Denmark - Copenhagen - Amager Bio
05-Nov-21 - Germany - Berlin - Festsaal
06-Nov-21 - Germany - Leipzig - Hellraiser
07-Nov-21 - Germany - Hamburg - Markthalle
09-Nov-21 - Poland - Wroclaw - A2
10-Nov-21 - Austria - Vienna - Arena

Bokassa signs worldwide deal with Napalm Records

Napalm Records is gearing up for a raucous punk rock attack, welcoming Norwegian power trio Bokassa to its growing roster. Since releasing their ferocious debut album, 2017’s “Divide & Conquer”, the Norwegian Grammy-nominated band has gripped major attention by fusing polished punk, hardcore and metal riffage, stoner rock grooves and hooky lyricism – forming their own self-proclaimed brand of gritty stoner punk.