Butcher Babies are bringing the heavy on new record.

Butcher Babies vocalist Carla Harvey recently spoke with Fairfield City Champion about the follow-up to last year’s Goliath. Harvey mentioned that she thinks the band will be going in a heavier direction: “I think that it’s going to be a little thrashier than the current album. We’re working with a different producer too, and any…

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Emigrate confirm cameos for new record

Some new details have been revealed for Emigrate’s new album. It was previously relayed that the album will be titled Silent So Long and that it will be released October 17th in Europe. Now, the record has been scheduled for release in North America on October 21st via Spinefarm Recrods. Guest appearance by some notable…

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Knotfest lineup revisions

Knotfest has undergone a minor lineup change, Satyricon have dropped off and replacing them on the Extreme Stage 005 will be Gothenburg, Sweden’s Avatar. Other upcoming Knotfest news will be the lineup for Stage 004, which will be announced September 7th. The current schedule and lineup for the festival can be seen below. Friday, October…

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Dope ink European deal with Steamhammer/SPV

Dope have signed with Steamhammer/SPV for the label to handle European distribution for the industrial metal band. Their new record, Blood Money, is currently scheduled for release next spring. Label representative Georg Schröder said of the deal: “We are proud to release the upcoming Dope album within Europe. Since their album Group Therapy, which was…

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Featured Artist: Corrupt Moral Altar

I was wandering the vastness that is the internet looking for news to report to you all when I stumbled upon this stream over at Metalsucks. The band is Corrupt Moral Altar and if you’re into grind with a little sludginess to it then I think their latest effort Mechanical Tides will be to your…

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Ensiferum entering the studio in September

Finnish folk metal band Ensiferum will be entering the studio next month to begin recording the follow-up to 2012’s Unsung Heroes. The band posted the following message to their Facebook page: “We’re pleased to announce that we have completed writing for our upcoming new album – which will be our Metal Blade Records debut! With…

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Havok van rumbo hacia México

In case you have no idea what the hell that title means except that it has something to do with Havok, it states that the Colorodao thrashers will be heading south of the border to Mexico for a string of October shows. Frontman David Sanchez said had this to say about the tour: “Earlier this…

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Goatwhore schedule US shows

NOLA blackened death metal stalwarts Goatwhore are going to be doing quite a bit of touring starting next month. Here are some recently announced U.S. dates: 9/15 Houston, TX – Fitzgerald’s 9/16 Ft. Worth, TX – Tomcat’s 9/17 Albuquerque, NM – Launchpad 9/18 Tempe, AZ – Club Red 9/19 Los Angeles, CA – The Wiltern…

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