Amon Amarth Debuts ‘Crack The Sky’ Video

Courtesy: Metal Blade Records Amon Amarth debuted the video for its latest single this week. The band debuted the video for its new single ‘Crack The Sky‘ on Wednesday.  The video picks up where the video for the album’s lead single, ‘Raven’s Flight,’ left off. The crowd has officially entered the club where the band is performing, and the show is just as raucous as any Amon Amarth concert. Of...

April 19th, 2019

Whitechapel Reaches Its Peak On ‘The Valley’

Courtesy: Metal Blade Records By Philip Sayblack Change is something that is never easy in life.  Nor is bearing one’s heart about the past. Yet veteran metal outfit Whitechapel and its front man Phil Bozeman have done both of those things on the group’s latest album, The Valley.  Released March 29 through Metal Blade Records, the 10-song, 40 minute album’s musical arrangements show great...

April 14th, 2019

Whitechapel Debuts ‘Hickory Creek’ Video

Courtesy: Metal Blade Records By Philip Sayblack Whitechapel debuted the video for its latest single this week. The band debuted the video for the song ‘Hickory Creek,’ which is featured in the band’s new album The Valley.  The powerful new video, which is in memory of Theresa Leslie Bozeman — front man Phil Bozeman’s mother — debuted Wednesday. The video follows what is inferred to be...

March 23rd, 2019

Amon Amarth Announces New Album, Tour Dates, Specs; Debuts New Video

Courtesy: Metal Blade Records By Philip Sayblack Amon Amarth returns this May, and the veteran viking metal band is building anticipation for the record’s release with the video for the album’s first single. The band announced on Wednesday that it will release its new album Beserker on May 3 through Metal Blade Records.  The band debuted the video for the album’s lead single ‘Raven’s Flight’...

March 21st, 2019

Fates Warning, Metal Blade Reunite

By Philip Sayblack Photo Credit: Stephanie Cabral Fates Warning and Metal Blade Records have reunited. The veteran progressive rock band announced this week that it signed a new deal with Metal Blade Records.  Most recently, the band was signed with InsideOut Music, which released the band’s most recent recordings, Theories of Flight (2016) and Live Over Europe (2018). Front man Ray Alder addressed...

February 16th, 2019

Allegaeon Announces New LP Specs; Debuts Video For Album’s Lead Single

Courtesy: Metal Blade Records By Philip Sayblack Metal outfit Allegaeon announced the first details for its new album this week. The band announced its new album, titled Apoptosis, is scheduled for release on Apr. 19 via Metal Blade Records. The 11-song record (the band’s fifth full-length studio recording) will be released on a variety of platforms, all of which are noted below. – where the...

February 2nd, 2019

Whitechapel Releases Third Single From ‘The Valley’

Courtesy: Metal Blade Records By Philip Sayblack Whitechapel debuted the latest single from its new album this week. The veteran Tennessee-based metal outfit debuted the song ‘Third Depth‘ on Tuesday.  The song’s musical arrangement stands out as its verses echo influences of Tool while the choruses are just as familiar, with the band’s trademark down-tuned guitars and gutteral growling from...

January 18th, 2019

KsE, Parkway Drive Announce Spring Co-Headlining Tour

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Metal Blade Records Killswitch Engage and Parkway Drive are heading out on the road together. The bands announced Monday that they will embark on the co-headlining “Collapse The World Tour” on April 18 in San Francisco, CA.  According to a news release from Metal Blade Records, KsE’s new label home, the tour is scheduled to run through May 16 in Milwaukee, WI and...

December 18th, 2018

Whitechapel Debuts Second Single From ‘The Valley’

Courtesy: Metal Blade Records By Philip Sayblack Whitechapel released the second single from its forthcoming album The Valley this week. The band debuted its new single ‘Black Bear‘ on Thursday.  The song follows the debut of the album’s lead single ‘Brimstone‘ on Nov. 1. Produced by Mark Lewis (Cannibal Corpse, The Black Dahlia Murder), mixed by David Castillo and mastered by Ted Jensen...

December 16th, 2018

Slayer Announces Dates For Final World Tour: Leg Five

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Nuclear Blast Records Slayer’s worldwide farewell tour will officially run into summer 2019. The band announced the dates for Leg Five of its final world tour on Monday.  Leg Five will bring the band back to North America for a series of dates through May, starting May 2 and running through May 25.  Lamb of God, Amon Amarth and Cannibal Corpse will serve as support...

December 11th, 2018