heavy metal

Iced Earth - Dystopia (Century Media)

Jon Schaffer returns with a new singer and new songs, although not much seems to have changed.
Release Date: 
17 Oct 2011 - 11:30pm

Iced Earth returns to the fray in 2011 on the back of another change in the vocal department; honestly, the travails this band seems to heap on itself  in the bid to attain th

Disturbed Releases B-Sides Album Next Month

The Lost Children drops November 11th!

Multi-Platinum-selling hard rock band Disturbed will release its first ever B-sides collection, entitled The Lost Children, on November 11th on Reprise Records

As You Drown: Drowning Out the Opposition

"All you have to do is look out the window or watch the news, both will inspire enough aggression to write a death metal song. The world is fucked up".

Many Swedish death metal bands are associ

Glorior Belli - The Great Southern Darkness (Metal Blade)

Black metal from the heart of France
Release Date: 
26 Sep 2011 - 11:30pm

A black metal band from Paris? Signed to Metal Blade Records?  If the former might not sound like an obscure thought these days, then the latter fact certainly should.

Van Canto - Break the Silence (Napalm Records)

Heavy metal without guitars? No thanks...
Release Date: 
22 Sep 2011 - 11:30pm

I don’t know, I really don’t.

Cambion - Last Rites EP (Bored Stiff)

Cambion strive to set themselves apart with this five track EP, but do they achieve their goal?
Release Date: 
12 Oct 2011 - 11:30pm

Cambion are a metal band from the southwest of England, formed in late 2009.

Truth Corroded- Worship the Bled (Ultimhate Records)

Truth Corroded loves it when a plan comes together.
Release Date: 
16 Sep 2011 - 12:30am

Cohesion, concurrency, call it what you will. Its manifestation on an album takes untold hours of forethought and planning.

SPV to reissue Virgin Steele's 'Age of Consent'

Bumper package promised!

SPV / Steamhammer is proud to re-release Virgin Steele's Age Of Consent.

Tesseract releases 'One' Instrumental

The progressive metal act has always fancied trying its hand at vocal-free tuneage...

Progressive metal act Tesseract goes back to its roots with the release of an instrumental version of the highly acclaimed debut album One.

Clutch Announces Holiday Dates

Five christmas-time shows announced!

Road warriors Clutch have just announced their annual holiday shows for 2011.  The guys will be playing five shows starting in Boston, MA on December 27th and culminating with