Kill Devil Hill the new band featuring acclaimed drummer Vinny Appice (Black Sabbath, Heaven and Hell, Dio) and bassist Rex Brown, (Pantera, Down) guitar slinger Mark Zavon and lead vocalist Dewey Bragg are continuing their onslaught in support of their self-titled debut album. They will hit the road again in November playing select headline dates and supporting legendary shock rocker Alice Cooper. This jaunt kicks off November 15th and runs through December 1st.
With their infectious, hard-hitting rap-rock tracks and tireless touring, Los Angeles' Hollywood Undead have built a rabid base of dedicated fans. The band has sold over 1 million records in the United States alone, and about 1.5 million records worldwide and will be adding a lot to that with the upcoming release of their as of yet untitled new album. The first single from the new album is called "Dead Bite" and fortunately for fans, it was just released to the public.
The Sword just released a lyric video for their new song "Eyes of the Stormwitch" from their latest record Apocryphon. The video was created and directed by P.R. Brown, who also created the lyric video for the album title track, "Apocryphon." The Sword commence their first U.S tour in support of Apocryphon next Monday, October 29th in Corpus Christi, Texas. The tour will be something of a marathon, not wrapping up until December 18th in Houston.
Indianapolis' Christian hardcore outfit Conquerors is pleased to announce their signing with Hotfoot Records. The band is currently working on their Brian Thorburn (Haste The Day) produced debut album Dark Days//Sanctuary which will be released in January. Conquerors will be heading out on the United States/Canada "Apocalyptour" with Corpus Christi and Behold! This stint will be followed by with a tour with From The Eyes of Servants and Hotfoot Records label mates xHONORx.
Dismiss The Serpent has released their lead single off of Afterlies entitled "War Of Us All." The track will be featured on the band’s forthcoming release due out later this year. Dismiss The Serpent was created as a means to bring longtime friends together. Taking their name from the concept of laying your evil intents aside and always knowing that the draw of deceit will always be present, Dismiss The Serpent has self-released an EP, released a single on Matchless Records, and is set to release their new album on We Are Triumphant.
Heaven's Cry, who just headlined the ProgPower Europe festival, have also been announced to perform at the 2013 ProgPower USA festival in Atlanta, Georgia. They will be continuing to support Wheels of Impermanence, which marks the first new music from the band since they took a seven year hiatus in 2004. To commemorate the release of the new single, the band has released a lyric video for the song.
San Francisco/North Bay progressive deathcore unit, Ænimus have just unleashed the lyric video for the track "Inertia", taken from their forthcoming as yet untitled debut album. The lyric video for "Inertia" was put together by Ænimus guitarist Sean Swafford who tried to do something different from other typical lyric videos that reflected the song's lyrical content. Ænimus are currently wrapping up the recording process for their debut album at NB Recording in Santa Rosa, California. An official release date has not been set.
Baltimore post-hardcore outfit Camisado is set to release the brand new album, Faceless, to their eagerly waiting fans next Tuesday, October 9th. The follow up to 2011’s EP Pulse will be the band’s fourth release and second full-length since the band was officially formed back in 2008. Faceless features twelve hard hitting tracks that contain crunching guitars, soaring melodies, and intriguing electronica selections while also being innovative.
Geoff Tate has unveiled the lyric video for his new song "Dark Money." The politically-charged track is the first to be revealed from Tate's upcoming solo album Kings & Thieves, due out November 6, 2012 on InsideOut Music. Internationally recognized as the acclaimed voice of Queensryche, Tate is one of the most respected vocalists in the history of hard rock and metal, having sold over 20 million records and received four Grammy nominations. He will head out this month on a two-month tour in support of his new album, including a two week Canadian run with metal legend Alice Cooper.
Camisado is set to release their brand new album Faceless on October 9th. The follow up to 2011’s EP Pulse will be the band’s fourth release and second full-length since the band came together in 2008. Faceless will be the band's second full-length album and features twelve crushing and innovative tracks. Throughout the four years since Camisado formed, the band has played to Warped Tour audiences, been managed by Outerloop Management, and amassed over 10,000 fans on Facebook.
Baltimore post-hardcore outfit Camisado is set to release the brand new album, Faceless, to their eagerly waiting fans next Tuesday, October 9th. The follow up to 2011’s EP Pulse will be the band’s fourth release and second full-length since the band was officially formed back in 2008. Throughout those four years Camisado has played to Warped Tour audiences, been managed by Outerloop Management, and amassed over 10,000 fans on Facebook. All of this plus hard work and dedication has led the band to their fourth release in as many years.
The Sword have released a lyric video for “Apocryphon,” the title track of the band’s fourth album and first for Razor & Tie. A full video for the track, “The Veil of Isis,” is currently in production and will premiere the week of release, October 22nd. The band will commence their tour in support of Apocryphon October 29th in Corpus Christi, Texas.
InVogue Records is excited to announce the signing of Australia's own Sienna Skies. The band’s new record The Constant Climb will be hitting stores November 20, 2012. The album is produced by Will Putney (Chiodos, Suicide Silence, For Today) and features 10 brand new tracks from the band. Sienna Skies are a 6-piece Experimental/Post Hardcore band from Sydney, Australia. In 2007 the band released there first EP titled Where Joy Exists Despair Beckons and has seen the band tour consistently up and down the East Coast of Australia as well as a very successful tours of New Zealand.
Los Angeles-based rockers Holy Grail have unveiled the lyric video for their new single "Dark Passenger." "Dark Passenger" appears on the band's new album Ride the Void, which was produced by Grammy award winner Matt Hyde (Slayer, Children of Bodom). An early 2013 release is expected. Holy Grail recently celebrated the completion of the new album by opening for Sebastian Bach at the Club Nokia in Los Angeles. The band is set to return to the road later this month.
Swedish death metal squadron, Aeon, are pleased to unveil the "Aeons Black" lyric video. The tune comes off the band's forthcoming new studio offering of the same name. Set to drop via Metal Blade Records on November 20, 2012, the mammoth 15-track Aeons Black was recorded at Empire Studio in Östersund, Sweden, engineered, mixed and mastered by Ronnie Björnström (Garageland Studios) and features cover art by Kristian "Necrolord" Wåhlin (Bathory, At The Gates, Dissection, Emperor et al).
Hinder will unleash their fourth full-length album for Republic Records, Welcome to the Freakshow, in stores and online December 4, 2012. The album was co-produced by drummer Cody Hanson and Marshall Dutton in a hometown studio. Instead of simply sticking to a tried-and-true formula, the group decided to smash boundaries, experimenting with rock, pop, and even a little country. The resulting eleven tracks are intoxicating in the best way possible.
Canada's black/death destroyers Weapon have made a name for themselves as one of the most crushing new bands to come along in the extreme metal underground over the past few years. Now, Weapon has completed work on their most blasphemous work yet and will release Embers and Revelations on October 9th. The new effort is certainly the band's finest work to date and will find an instant connection to fans of Behemoth, Deicide, Morbid Angel and Septicflesh. Weapon will be appearing on the upcoming Nachtmystium headlining tour alongside Jarboe and Lord Mantis.
Multi-platinum electronic rockers Orgy recently released their first single in seven years, "Grime of the Century", to highly positive radio reception across the nation. Orgy has been spending time in the studio recording new material, including collaboration with Grammy Award-winning EDM artist Skrillex. Orgy will be touring the USA again on the second leg of the Bad Blood Tour 2012 this fall. The band is scheduled to head out on the road to promote "Grime of the Century" and plans to tour through 2013. The band is looking to tour Europe in the Summer of 2013.
Iowa based Christian melodic metalcore outfit A Past Unknown has released the second single from their Red Cord Records sophomore effort Vainglory, which will be released October 22nd. "Fact or Fiction" features Ryan Kirby of Fit For A King and follows in the footsteps of lead single "Cursed" and both will be featured o the forthcoming thirteen track release. A Past Unknown will be beginning their CD release tour late next week with more touring being planned throughout the Fall and Winter.
Davey Suicide is ready to set the world ablaze. On his self-titled debut album, the Los Angeles insurgent injects gutter grit back into rock 'n' roll. It's been far too long since a rebel raged through town with distortion blaring, middle fingers in the air, girls dropping their panties, and flames everywhere. Flanked by bandmates Frankie Sil (bass), Ben Graves (drums), Needlz (keyboards), and Eric Griffin (guitar), he distills heavy metal, industrial, and punk into anthems that are as corrosive as they are catchy. Whether or not you're prepared, Suicide has arrived.