Soilwork announce The Tour Majestic with Hatesphere

Soilwork and Hatesphere will be touring Europe together this fall on The Tour Majestic. Soilwork drummer Dirk Verbeuren said of the trek: “It’s been ten years since an unforgettably epic European tour with our brothers in Hatesphere. Now that our tenth album is almost ready to be unleashed, we can’t wait to once again share…

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Textures are in the studio

Dutch progressive metallers Textures entered Split Second Sound Studio last week to track the follow up to 2011’s Dualism. The new album will be the first to feature guitarist Joe Tal. Former guitarist Jochem Jacobs, who left in 2012, will be producing and mixing the upcoming album with the aid of Yuma van Eekelen (Exivious/ex-Pestilence)…

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Slayer reveal new album title; schedule late summer release

Slayer have announced that their upcoming, eleventh studio effort has heen titled Repentless and will be released on September 11th through Nuclear Blast. The legendary thrashers worked with producer Terry Date (Pantera, Deftones) on the record, which will he the first Slayer album without guitarist Jeff Hanneman, who passed away two years ago. The band…

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Maruta premiere “Slaying Jehova”

Maruta’s week of new song premieres nears a close with the penultimate new track “Slaying Jehova”. The song is featured on the band’s new album Remain Dystopian will be available May 29th in Germany, Benelux and Finland; June 1st in the U.K. and the worls; and lastly on June 2nd in North America. Physical and…

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Revocation premiere “Madness Opus” lyric video

Revocation’s lyric video series continues with the release of the clip for “Madness Opus”. Wovenwar’s Nick Hipa is collaborating with the band in the ongoing series as director and animator for the videos. The song is off the band’s latest offering Deathless (Metal Blade). The band are currently on a North American run with Veil…

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WRVTH debut “Into Bloom” lyric video

Tech death unit WRVTH have released a lyric video for their track “Into Bloom”. The song is taken from the band’s forthcoming self-titled ablum, which is scheduled for release on June 16th through Unique Leader Records. Pre-order bundles are live and can be found here. [via SkullsNBones]…

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Big|Brave sign with Southern Lord Recordings

Official press release: Southern Lord is pleased to announce the signing of Montreal trio, Big|Brave. The three-piece plays sincere, long-form out-rock that ventures in to different directions — at times mournful and unsettling — their music plays out in to moon-bleached grunge where serene vocals crumble over scraping guitars bled of melody. The new Big|Brave…

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Children Of Bodom provide studio update

Children Of Bodom are currently in their studio in Finland putting the finishing touches on the follow-up to 2013’s Halo Of Blood. Frontman Alexi Laiho and keyboardist Janne Wirman checked in to provide the update posted above. The band are eyeing a fall release via Nuclear Blast…

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Napalm Death European tour dates

Napalm Death will be heading over to Europe for a summer tour following their performances at this year’s Maryland DeathFest and the inaugural Fort Worth Metal Fest. The run includes appearances at numerous festivals and will be followed by a stint at the Loudpark Festival in Japan. Here are the dates: 5/22 – Baltimore, MD…

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