Korn has livestreamed a performance from their “Requiem Mass” Live from their 2022 record release event for their album Requiem. The show was performed live at Hollywood United Methodist Church in Los Angeles on February 3, 2022. Premiering Friday at 10AM PT / 1PM ET. The band is releasing the show pre-save on streaming at the link below. Continue reading
Kings Of Thrash, the new band featuring former Megadeth members David Ellefson (bass) and Jeff Young (guitar), has shared their first teaser new original material the group is working on. The band shared the music to Tik Tok. Check it out in the TikTok clip below. Kings Of Thrash will release a live CD/DVD package called Best Of The West…Live At The Whisky A Go Go on March 24 via Cleopatra Records. The 17-song set, featuring performances of MEGADETH‘s classic albums Killing Is My Business… And Business Is Good! and So Far, So Good… So What!, was recorded and filmed live at the legendary Whisky A Go Go in West Hollywood, California on October 15, 2022 and includes an appearance by another former Megadeth member, Chris Poland (guitar). The DVD was directed by Michael Sarna for Inmotion Entertainment.Continue reading
Check out our preview of the new music releases coming out this week!
Dying Fetus has shared the brutal new digital single and video for “Unbridled Fury!” Additionally, Dying Fetus begins their EU Winter 2023 headline tour tonight! Support is provided by Nasty, Cabal, and Frozen Soul. Watch the Eric Richter-directed video, and listen on all streaming services below.
New York death metal pioneers Suffocation have just announced a 2023 European tour, set to bring the band to the UK for a performance at Incineration Festival, London, this coming May 13th. Continue reading
BABYMETAL, who had been sealed from the world since October 2021, have finally made an official return with the announcement of BABYMETAL Returns – The Other One, after about a year and 9 months since their last appearance. Today, they’ve also released a live performance music video of the album’s third single “Metal Kingdom.” taken from their Japanese show last week.
Employed To Serve will release a digital deluxe version of their current studio album, Conquering, on March 10th via Spinefarm. This updated version will include 4 new tracks: a heady mix of the new, remixes, and live, in addition to a fresh cover image. The brand-new recording is “Take Back Control,” a typically full-on number produced & mixed by Lewis Johns who worked with the band on the Conquering album itself; the Remix, meanwhile, is an inventive re-working of Conquering track “Sun Up To Sun Down” featuring New Zealand metal three-piece, Alien Weaponry; while the two live tracks were recorded last year on the Gojira tour of Europe. Check out ‘Sun Up To Sun Down (ft. Alien Weaponry)’ HERE.
The next Bandcamp Friday is today, February 3rd, 2023! On every Bandcamp Friday the company forgoes its usual cut of every sale and donates that back to the band. Please support underground artists, indie labels, and merch sellers on that day, today, and every day! Bandcamp was sold to Epic Games last year, but so far we have not seen any radical changes. Bandcamp Fridays have accounted for $91 million extra dollars from sales and the company has paid artists $973 million dollars since its inception. Continue reading
Oregon Punks Broadway Calls have shared an infectious new single – “Dead Before I Hit The Ground” from their forthcoming split release with Countdown To Life – Songs About Pipe Bombs. The track is out everywhere and streaming on all DSPS via Red Scare Industries. The supremely catchy sing-a-long track also has a hilarious music video we are premiering here at Ghost Cult. Watch the clip, stream the track, and catch the band on tour next week with The Flatliners.Continue reading