LIVESTREAM REVIEW: Epica – Ωmega Alive


A live-streamed event in support of their latest album Ωmega (Nuclear Blast), Dutch sextet Epica pull out the stops for an explosive return to the stage, their first since the Coronavirus crisis began last year. Presented by Danny Wimmer presents and filmed at AED Studios in Belgium, the band are given a generous performance area to strut their symphonic stuff and they utilise every bit of space in typically bombastic style.

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Helloween Shares New Single and Lyric Video – “Fear Of The Fallen”


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Helloween has shared their second single from their upcoming new self-titled album, due out June 18th via Nuclear Blast! You can listen to “Fear Of The Fallen” at the link below! The current lineup of Helloween is the “Pumpkins United” group featuring Andi Deris, Michael Kiske, Michael Weikath, Kai Hansen, Markus Grosskopf, Sascha Gerstner and Dani Löble. Watch the clip now and pre-order the album below!

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Rings of Saturn Parts Ways with Vocalist Ian Bearer, Transitioning to an Instrumental Act


 

Rings of Saturn, recently dropped from their label Nuclear Blast, has announced it is parting ways with vocalist Ian Bearer after over ten years in the band. In a statement to social media, the band hopes Ian plays out the string of live dates the band are booked for, but also are moving on without him. The band is planning to transition to an instrumental band, planning to release instrumental versions of all their albums as well.

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Fear Factory Shares New Single and Video – “Fuel Injected Suicide Machine”


Fear Factory has shared a killer new single and video for the track “Fuel Injected Suicide Machine.” The song comes from their upcoming tenth studio album Aggression Continuum on June 18th via Nuclear Blast, just in time for the band’s 30th anniversary. Watch it now!

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EP REVIEW: Wednesday 13 – Necrophaze Antidote


Let’s just face facts, the past year has been grueling. The pandemic affected the human race tremendously, changing life on earth. Musicians, of all genres, have started to release music they made during the shutdown of everything everywhere, and most of it echoes the angst of being on lockdown. Enter Wednesday 13’s newest release, Necrophaze, Antidote (Nuclear Blast). Although the songs were recorded during the recording of Necrophaze (Nuclear Blast), the four tracks were a welcome reprieve from the current melancholy atmosphere of the music industry.

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Fear Factory Shares New Video for “Disruptor” and Full Album Details


 

Fear Factory has now shared their new music video for their first new song in over five years with “Disruptor.” We also have full album details for Aggression Continuum due out on Nuclear Blast, June 18th, 2021. The track is a brutal slab of classic sounding Fear Factory with crushing riffs, futuristic beats, and great vocals. The music video has a Mad Max vibe. Watch the video, directed by Riivata Visuals, here:

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UPDATED: Fear Factory Shares New Video for “Disruptor” and Full Album Details


Fear Factory has shared their first new song in over five years with “Disruptor” from their upcoming new album Aggression Continuum (Nuclear Blast). The track is a brutal slab of classic sounding Fear Factory with crushing riffs, futuristic beats, and great vocals. A music video and full album details are imminent, so we’ll keep you updated at this space. In the meantime, enjoy the brutal new music!

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Fear Factory Shares New Single – “Disruptor”


Fear Factory has shared their first new song in over five years with “Disruptor” from their upcoming new album Aggression Continuum (Nuclear Blast). The track is a brutal slab of classic sounding Fear Factory with crushing riffs, futuristic beats, and great vocals. A music video and full album details are imminent, so we’ll keep you updated at this space. In the meantime, enjoy the brutal new music!

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Fear Factory Shares “Disruptor” Video Teaser and Artwork for “Aggression Continuum”


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Fear Factory has shared a video teaser for upcoming single “Disruptor” and revealed the art work for new album Aggression Continuum due out this year via Nuclear Blast Records. Last week,, Dino Cazares has posted a snippet of him playing “Disruptor.” Watch a teaser for the “Disruptor” video created by Finland’s Riivata Visuals below. Also available is the “Aggression Continuum” cover art, designed by Light The Torch guitarist Francesco Artusato. Cazares has been posting a lot on Twitter to stay in touch with his fans, and we are likely to learn the identity of the new vocalist for the band next week as well, replacing Burton C. Bell, who announced his departure from the group after thirty years last month.

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Dino Cazares Announces New Fear Factory Album – “Aggression Continuum”


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In a new video announcement to social media, Fear Factory has announced a new album Aggression Continuum due out this year via Nuclear Blast Records. Last week,, Dino Cazares has posted a snippet of him playing a new song, now dubbed “Disruptor.” Cazares has been posting a lot on Twitter to stay in touch with his fans, and we are likely to learn the identity of the new vocalist for the band next week as well, replacing Burton C. Bell, who announced his departure from the group after thirty years last month.

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