Macabre Signs To Nuclear Blast, New Album Incoming

Visionary Death Metal Band Macabre has signed to Nuclear Blast Records and will have a new album out in 2020. The band is back with the label for the first time in two decades! The Chicago legends of Murder Metal/Death Metal have come back recharged with the premier metal label and are making their entire discography available now with the prospect of a new album in 2020. The legends of self-professed “Murder Music”,  band has also shared a video teaser to celebrate! Continue reading

The 69 Eyes Shares “Hell Has No Mercy Tour” Teaser, Dates Start Next Month

The 69 Eyes are kicking off an intense run of worldwide tour dates next month, starting with a US tour featuring Wednesday 13, Sumo Cyco and The Crowned. The band has shared a new teaser trailer for the dates which you can watch right now! Their recent album The West End is out now via Nuclear Blast Records. The USA dates begin on January 24th and end on February 22nd. Continue reading

FEATURE: Facing Life Without Slayer

Slayer, photo credit Gary Alcock

From the first day of December 2019, we enter a dark, horrifying new era. Life without Slayer.

Sorry. Life without SLAAAAAYYYERRR!!!

There, that’s better.

From the moment I discovered Slayer on a compilation album called Speed Kills back in 1985, my life was changed forever. Just the sound of their name was enough. Everything you needed to know about the band encapsulated in two perfect syllables, especially when screamed at an ear-splitting volume or when chanted with thousands of other like-minded blood-hungry psychopaths. Continue reading

Opeth Shares an Incredible Animated Video for “Ingen Sanning Är Allas”

Opeth has shared a new animated video for their track ‘Ingen Sanning Är Allas (Universal Truth)’. The song comes from the Swedish language version of their new album In Cauda Venenum, out now via Moderbolaget Records / Nuclear Blast Records. Created by Jess Cope of Owl House Studios, watch it now! Continue reading

Enslaved Releases New Video, Re-signs to Nuclear Blast

Progressive Metal legends Enslaved have announced they have re-signed to Nuclear Blast Records, continuing the relationship they have had for the last decade. The band continues to work towards the follow-up.  The band also released a new music video for the bonus track from their acclaimed last album E. Check out this cool clip for the song,  ‘What Else Is There’, a cover of an electro-pop song by Röyskopp. The song is featured as a bonus track on the digipack CD and digital version on E. Continue reading