thrash metal

Megadeth and Lamb Of God announces Summer & Fall 2020 North American co-headlining Tour

Two of the biggest bands in heavy metal – Megadeth and Lamb Of God – will be joining forces on a co-headline tour across North America this year, presented by SiriusXM.

And to add to the firepower of this already formidable tour, Trivium and In Flames are joining, making this THE must-see heavy music package of the year. Tickets will go on general sale Friday, February 14th, here.
 

Ektomorf sign with Napalm Records and Napalm Events

Hungarian groove/thrash metal icons Ektomorf have officially signed with Napalm Records and Napalm Events!

Two years after their latest chart breaking album, “Fury”, they’ve reconnected to their roots and choose to reincarnate stronger than ever before. Napalm Records is looking forward to work on a  new record with these exceptional musicians.
 

David Ellefson and Chris Poland announce May 2020 Japan & Australian Tour

David Ellefson, legendary co-founder and bassist of iconic ‘Big 4’ Thrash Metal titans Megadeth, will bring his eponymous solo band, including vocalist Thom Hazaert, to Australia in May, reuniting with Megadeth’s classic “Peace Sells” era guitarist Chris Poland for a once in a lifetime thrash event!

Sepultura announce two new UK shows for Summer 2020

Just over a week ago, Sepultura released their new killer concept album “Quadra”, via Nuclear Blast. An impressive thrash masterpiece divided into four parts, each of them reflecting a different side of the versatile band. In celebration, the Brazilian quartet are pleased to announce two UK shows set to take place straight after their already announced UK/Irish festival performances in June.

Let Us Prey release lyric video for new single “Above The Vaulted Sky”

The Boston-based dark melodic power thrash group Let Us Prey have signed with M-Theory Audio, which will release the group’s full-length debut, “Virtues of the Vicious”, this summer.

A lyric video for the album’s opening track, “Above The Vaulted Sky”, can be viewed below.

The song can also now be streamed or downloaded on Bandcamp.

Testament announces Spring 2020 North American Headlining Tour

North America, get ready to Thrash! Testament is coming to a city near you on the “Titans of Creation Tour” along with The Black Dahlia Murder, Municipal Waste, and Meshiaak! The 30-date trek will kick-off in Phoenix on April 20 and will make stops in Austin, Mexico and Toronto before concluding in Anaheim on May 28. 

Mecalimb to release new EP “Collector of Souls” on February 14th 2020

Norwegian death metal combo Mecalimb are proud to announce that their new EP “Collector of Souls” will be out on February 14th, 2020, via Wormholedeath.

Band statement:
“Finally, Mecalimb is releasing their brand new EP “Collector of Souls”. And again, via WormholeDeath, which was an easy choice for us. We need great people with experience, knowledge and good communication to fix every small details for us, so we can reach out to both new and old fans throughout the big wide world.

Testament to release new studio album “Titans of Creation” on April 3rd 2020

The time has arrived for legendary Bay Area thrash metal giants Testament to unleash new thunder to the masses and reveal their thirteenth studio album, “Titans of Creation”, which will be released on April 3rd, 2020, via Nuclear Blast.

Today, the band have released the debut single from the record alongside a lyric video. Check out “Night of the Witch” below.