Triumph of Death, Amorphis, Asphyx, Oranssi Pazuzu, and The Great Old Ones are The Final Bands Booked for Inferno Metal Festival 2020!

Events Center, Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, NV 8/17/19

Inferno Metal Festival has booked its final five bands for the 20th anniversary in 2020, and they are all legends. Triumph of Death (Hellhammer/Celtic Frost band led by Tom G. Warrior), Amorphis, Asphyx, Oranssi Pazuzu, and The Great Old Ones will perform at the fest in Oslo, Norway next spring, on 9-12 of April. The full lineup and details can be found below. Continue reading

Decapitated Books UK Tour Dates For Early Next Year

Decapitated have announced a string of UK/IRE dates as part of their “Killing The European Cult 2019” tour. Direct support will come from Dyscarnate and Baest. This is to follow up on a string of dates throughout Europe and festival next spring the band has on tap. Decapitated is still on the road supporting their 2017 album Anticult (Nuclear Blast). Continue reading

Lamb Of God Drummer Chris Adler Forms Kintsugi Management With Jason Lekberg

Lamb of God drummer Chris Adler, who has already had several business ventures outside of his band has formed a new management company. Kintsugi Management is a partnership and artist management brand with music industry executive Jason Lekberg. The firm’s first client is legendary UK death metal group Dyscarnate. Adler commented on the company on his recent appearance on the Unstoppable Recording Machine podcast. Continue reading

Dyscarnate – With All Their Might

Though it was conceived elsewhere, the UK can boast some real pedigree when it comes to Death Metal. From classic acts such as Napalm Death, Bolt Thrower, and Akercocke to more recent acts such as Mithras, The King is Blind, and Venom Prison, there’s no shortage of quality. And 2017 sees the return of Dyscarnate. Continue reading

GHOST CULT ALBUM OF THE YEAR 2017: Part 1 (50 – 26)

As the dust begins to settle on what will undoubtedly go down in a history as a fine year for heavy and progressive music, the Ghost Cult crew present our favourite albums of 2017. While a year with only a couple of genuine life-changing, genre redefiners, nevertheless 2017 has seen an absolute plethora of very, very high quality releases. With over 400 albums reviewed this year, at an average of 7.5/10, there was a deep pool of quality releases selected and dissected throughout the year. A genuinely democratic inner sanctum here, we now present Part 1 of an official Ghost Cult Album of the Year (2017) run down that s truly representative of Ghost Cult, our writers, and our musical position as a site. Please share your thoughts and comments on the music we collectively love, as we countdown from 50 through to 26… Continue reading

Origin, Archspire, Defeated Sanity, Dyscarnate, Visceral Disgorge, The Kennedy Veil Tour Dates

Fresh off of their run on The Summer Slaughter Tour, Origin are happy to announce that they will be headlining the 2017 “Bloodletting North America” trek! Continue reading