Satyricon confirm a new deal with Austrian label Napalm Records for their upcoming live DVD extraveganza.
U.S. metal legend, Pentagram, has announced an extensive double-disc DVD collection, titled 'All Your Sins,' to be released on Peaceville Records.
Asking Alexandria are teaming up with BitTorrent for the digital release of their upcoming Live From Brixton And Beyond DVD package.
Get ready to mosh in the privacy of your own home, because multiple Grammy-nominated, Platinum-selling thrash masters Anthrax have announced the release of 'Chile On Hell,' a live-in-concert DVD that is set for a September 16, 2014 release. 'Chile On Hell' was filmed at the Teatro Caupolican in Santiago, Chile on May 10, 2013, and features Anthrax. The band performed an extended set that featured songs from Anthrax's entire catalogue - all the fan-favorites including "I Am The Law," "Indians," "Madhouse," "Caught In A Mosh," "The Devil You Know," and "I'm Alive." 'Chile On Hell' will be available on DVD and Blu-Ray, was recorded in 5.1 Surround Sound, and will retail for $16.98.
Motion City Soundtrack is set to release the video documentary 'I Am The Movie: The Movie' on May 13th through Epitaph Records. Motion City Soundtrack culled hours of video footage and photographs from the early '00s when the band recorded and released their debut album, 'I Am The Movie' first in 2002 on their own, and then in 2003 on Epitaph. The documentary was edited by Melissa Kraemer. 'I Am the Movie: The Movie' will be available on limited edition DVD in the original floppy disk packaging that the album was released on, as well as through digital outlets like iTunes and Amazon. Watch the trailer below.
Lamb of God is pleased to announce that they have entered in to a worldwide distribution deal with Specticast (Led Zeppelin Celebration Day, Paul McCartney Rock Show) for their Don Argott (Last Days Here, Art of the Steal, School of Rock) directed feature film 'As The Palaces Burn'. Filming for the feature began in 2012 and concluded in March of 2013.
After wrapping up a momentous Summer that included a Billboard Top 10 debut for their latest album, 'Rescue & Restore', and a mainstage spot on Warped Tour, August Burns Red are preparing to unveil their next offering, a brand-new DVD entitled 'Foreign & Familiar' to release this Fall. The documentary chronicles the entire 18-month touring cycle behind the band’s breakout 2011 album 'Leveler', whose critical and commercial success catapulted the band to the forefront of the modern heavy music scene.
Northeastern College Rockers, Last One Out are fresh off of their sophomore release, 'Still Life Moves', and are poised to dominate the rock scene with their rock out anthems and a tempo that pumps. Shot in Uxbrdge, MA at the Echoroom Recording Studio, the documentary gives fans a deeper look into the guys' motives and passions between recording sessions for 'Still Life Moves'. The short film documents a point in the bands' life where they teeter on the precipice of something amazing. It’s an up close and personal look into the guitar riffs, friendships and the hard work it takes to work towards a common goal. View the documentary below!
Velvet Grunge pioneers Ghosts of Eden are set to release the music video for their hit single "In Motion" off of their sophomore effort, 'Something (kinetic)'. The follow-up to their debut EP 'Ignorance and Lies', the six-track EP is "unable to suppress its taste for melody. Ghosts of Eden blends elements of hard-core punk with commercially minded heavy rock. The band hits hard as its songs build to anthemic crescendos." explains The Wall Street Journal.
'Unblackened', a new live DVD, Blu-ray, and Digital Video from Black Label Society will be released on September 24, 2013 by Eagle Rock Entertainment. Additionally, Zakk's label home, eOne Music will release the audio version of the 'Unblackened' DVD under the same name. The double disc release will have six additional tracks not found on the DVD including two acoustic versions of "Queen Of Sorrow" and "Won't Find It Here," and covers of Leon Russel’s "Song For You" and "Aint No Sunshine" by Bill Withers.
Slipknot's M. Shawn Crahan, aka Clown, is set to direct a new movie based on 'Officer Downe', the graphic novel created by Joe Casey (Man of Action) and artist, Chris Burnham. Casey has penned the script. 'Officer Downe' details the story of a brutal supercop who continually dies in the line of duty, only to be resurrected by his superiors and sent back onto the streets each and every time. Skip Williamson (producer, Underworld, Crank) and Mark Neveldine (director, Crank, Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance) will produce the feature along with Casey, Man of Action. Slipknot manager Cory Brennan exec produces.
Germany's most relevant Horror filmmakers have decided to collaborate on a film appropriately titled "German Angst". They are Jörg Buttgereit (director of Nekromantik and Schramm) Michal Kosakowski (director of the controversial Zero Killed) and Andreas Marschall who besides directing films like "Tears Of Kali" and "Masks", is known for his iconic cover artworks for Metal bands like Kreator, Blind Guardian, Sodom, and Obituary among others.
Eagle Rock Entertainment releases The Rolling Stones' 'Crossfire Hurricane' on DVD and Blu-ray. 'Crossfire Hurricane' is the kaleidoscopic new film that documents the key periods of the Rolling Stones’ career and their incredible journey. Directed by Brett Morgen, 'Crossfire Hurricane' provides a remarkable new perspective on the Stones’ unparalleled journey from blues-obsessed teenagers in the early 60’s to rock royalty. It’s all here in panoramic candor, from the Marquee Club to Hyde Park, from Altamont to Exile, from club gigs to stadium extravaganzas.
Premium subscription channel Showtime just picked up the documentary 'Last Days Here' from influential doom legends Pentagram - showings can be found HERE
. On June 20th, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Winchester, VA will be screening 'Last Days Here' followed by a Q+A from the film's co-protagonist and band manager, Pellet. Thirty beers will be on tap from around the world including locals from Devil's Backbone, Lost Rhino, Three Brothers, and more! Check out details and get your tickets to the screening HERE
Hitting IMAX theaters for one week in September, Metallica fans will get to see the metal golds in 3D which was filmed in Montreal, Canada. Hopefully this will hold fans over until a new album release which was rumoured to be slated for 2015. Check it! This looks amazing, the first of its kind. It's metal like you've never seen before!
Canadian progressive metal pioneers Voivod have almost completed work on a video for the title track of their Century Media debut album, 'Target Earth'. The video, created by Italian filmmaker and multimedia artist, Nicola Piovesan, will recreate in 3D Motion Graphics the visions and artwork of Voivod drummer, Away (Michel Langevin). To watch the teaser trailer for "Target Earth," click play below!
HIM recently released their video for their new European single release "Tears On Tape" peep it below! Soon North American will get their single "All Lips Go Blue", we'll be posting it as soon as its released along with our interview with vocalist Ville Valo! If that doesn't tie you over, check out this cover the guys did of "Strange World" by Ké which you can find on 'XX - Two Decades of Love Metal'.
Las Vegas indie rockers Caravels have announced dates for a Summer tour that kicks off with a hometown show on May 8. The tour runs through June 3rd and includes dates with Octaves, Frameworks, Old Gray and I Will Kill Giants. The band will make an appearance at Bledfest in Howell, MI on May 25 joining such acts as Anti-Flag, Andrew W.K., Pianos Become The Teeth and many more.
The 47th episode (aired on March 27, 2013) of the Dropping The Needle podcast features hosts Michael Brandvold and Mitch Lafon speaking with Chuck Wright from the band Heaven and Earth. Dropping The Needle is the podcast where all music from all genres is discussed. New releases, classic albums, rediscovered music, signed and unsigned. No ass kissing, just two guys talking about music. Dropping The Needle is hosted Michael Brandvold from Michael Brandvold Marketing and Mitch Lafon, rock journalist.
On the 43rd episode of the Dropping The Needle podcast, hosts Michael Brandvold and Mitch Lafon return to speak with former Guns N' Roses manager Alan Niven. This time it's ALL Guns N' Roses. Over one hour spent talking about the birth on Guns N' Roses right up to just when the band is about to break big. Keith Richards speaking with Slash about his leaving GNR. Who is the heart of the soul of GNR. His reaction to Slash trying out for Poison. Why, who and how they released and distributed Live Like a Suicide. The fake controversy of the album cover. The fake controversy the first time GNR went to England. And, the relationship with Geffen Records as things started to grow for the band.