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Suicide Silence reveals the second batch Of Virtual World Tour Dates

Today, Suicide Silence announced the second batch of dates for their previously announced “Virtual World Tour” that includes unique sets, exclusive merchandise & custom experiences in each market. Watch the “Virtual World Tour” trailer below.

Tickets are available here. All shows are in local time.

New Dates:

Sunday, July 12, 2020:
• Tokyo, JP (1pm JST)
• Buenos Aires, AR (6pm GMT-3)

Machine Head releases new digital single “Civil Unrest”

Bay Area metal icons Machine Head have released “Civil Unrest”, a 2-song digital single, featuring A-side, “Stop the Bleeding” and B-side, “Bulletproof”, with the former featuring additional guest vocals from Killswitch Engage frontman, Jesse Leach.

This pair of fierce protest anthems were both written days after the back-to-back murders of George Floyd and Ahmaud Arbery. They are not for the faint of heart. 

Sepultura welcomes Scott Ian to this week’s “Roots” special SepulQuarta session

In this week’s SepulQuarta session Sepultura welcomes Scott Ian (Anthrax, S.O.D) who will be performing “Cut Throat” during this “Roots” special of SepulQuatra.

The band will also welcome Silvio “Bibica” Gomes, the band’s studio tech/roadie for many albums and tours. Silvio will be part of the Q&A session - he will chat about the “Roots” recordings at the Indigo Ranch Studios in Malibu, California during the winter of 1995.

The Acacia Strain to release new studio album “Slow Decay” on July 24th 2020

Metal titans The Acacia Strain - Vincent Bennett [vocals], Kevin Boutot [drums], Devin Shidaker [guitar], Griffin Landa [bass], and Tom “The Hammer” Smith, Jr. [guitar] - have just dropped “Y”, a new seven inch and digital release today through Rise Records. It’s available here.
 

The Metal Tour Of The Year streaming event will take place on Friday June 12th 2020

To celebrate what would have been the start of one of the most highly anticipated North American tours of the year, showcasing four of the world’s very best metal bands, The Metal Tour Of The Year will be broadcasting a mammoth streaming event this Friday June 12th at 2pm PST / 5pm EST / 10pm BST / 11pm CEST.

The Outliers to release new studio album “Dissipating Eternity” on July 10th 2020

Wormholedeath USA is proud to announce the signing of The Outliers, its first band from the States!!

The Grand Rapids (MI) metal quintet signed a distribution deal for the release of their astonishing new album “Dissipating Eternity” due for release on July 10th, 2020.

The band stated:

Year Of The Knife to release debut full-length album “Internal Incarceration” on August 7th 2020

Hardcore upstarts Year Of The Knife have announced their upcoming debut full-length, “Internal Incarceration”, due out on August 7th, 2020, via Pure Noise Records.

The Delaware-based band excels at crafting unrelentingly heavy, metal-influenced hardcore with deeply human and socially - conscious lyrics, and “Internal Incarceration” takes these strengths to new heights.