old-school thrash metal

Destruction announces live streaming show on New Year’s Day

Teutonic thrash metal legends Destruction are ready give the year 2020 one final, well-deserved kick in the butt with their event “Thrash Into 2021 – The Ultimate Live Stream Attack”!

The live stream of the show at Z7 in Pratteln, Switzerland, will be broadcasted worldwide on New Year’s Day via Mandolin.

Live Strreaming Show 2021:
January 1st, 2021 - 8.00pm CET (2.00pm EST/11am PST in the US)

Sodom - Genesis XIX

I often, hear wimpy fanboy/girls squeal out, “it’s (insert year), what did you expect? This band (insert fav band) to release an actually good album? It’s good enough as it is... They always get their panties in a twist, when someone tells them otherwise, seemingly oblivious to how shitty the latest albums by their favorite bands, can be…
 

Space Chaser signs worldwide deal with Metal Blade Records

Metal Blade Records is proud to welcome Berlin’s Space Chaser to its worldwide roster!

Space Chaser is pure 80s thrash metal - a fast, ripping and in-your-face old school attack. Since their formation in 2011, they’ve released two full-lengths (2014’s “Watch the Skies!” and 2016’s “Dead Sun Rising”), in addition to numerous EPs and singles - including 2018’s split record with Dutch powerhouse Distillator!

Accuser to release new self-titled studio album on November 13th 2020

On November 13th, 2020, Accuser will release their new self-titled album via Metal Blade Records.

Watch the music video for the first single, “Phantom Graves”, below.

Pre-order the record here, in the following formats:
• digipak-CD (incl. bonus track)
• 180g black vinyl (EU exclusive)
• golden brown marbled vinyl (EU exclusive - limited to 200 copies)
• ivory / beige / grey marbled vinyl (Limited to 200 copies)

Sodom to release new studio album “Genesis XIX” on November 27th 2020

German thrash metal legends, Sodom, will release their new studio album, “Genesis XIX”, on November 27th, 2020, via Entertainment One (eOne) in North America and Steamhammer/SPV in Europe.
 
The album was recorded by Siggi Bemm and mastered by Patrick W. Engel and comes shrouded in the cover illustration of Joe Petagno of Motörhead fame. Find the track listing and cover art below.
 

Warfect to release new studio album “Spectre of Devastation” on November 13th 2020

For over a decade, Warfect have brought their blackened thrash metal to the hordes. Now, four years after the release of their previous full-length, “Scavengers”, the Swedish thrash metal three-piece hailing from Uddevalla are even more forceful and have announced their furious new offering, “Spectre of Devastation”, out on November 13th, 2020. After recently signing with Napalm Records, Warfect are now taking the next step with their fourth album by unveiling a true thrash metal engine.

Warfect signs worldwide deal with Napalm Records and booking contract with Napalm Events

A Thrash-Avalanche is coming your way and its name is Warfect. Straight from the Swedish underground, it’s time for this trio to unfold their full potential and start the metal machine they hid behind the curtain of being an insider tip in the scene.
 
Four years have passed since the trio based near Gothenburg released their last record Scavengers, and they won’t hold back fire any longer. Warfect is ready to sweep the thrash-scene with a brand new album in 2020 that will hit you like an artillery strike.
 

Nervosa announces new band line up

Brazilian thrash metal institution Nervosa have announced their new band line-up! After a long and vigorous audition process, Prika Amaral – creator, founding member and guitarist of the band – is thrilled to announce that vocalist Diva Satanica (Bloodhunter), bassist Mia Wallace (Abbath & Triumph Of Death), and drummer Eleni Nota (Mask Of Prospero and Croque Madame) have all joined the force that is Nervosa!
 

Destruction to release “Born to Thrash - Live in Germany” as digital version on May 8th 2020

Last year, Destruction played a breathtakingly good show at the German Partysan festival. Fortunately, for everyone who was unable to attend, the thrash heroes recorded this metal party - and now, that the Covid-19 pandemic has crippled the whole live industry, the time has come to share this memory from a gorgeous show.

Destruction release their live album “Born to Thrash - Live in Germany” as digital version on May 8th, 2020!