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Black Fast reveal the Phantom I Am

US thrash metallers Black Fast have revealed their new single Phantom I Am! The track is lifted from their latest album Spectre Of Ruin (out now on eOne). Guitarist/vocalist Aaron Akin says; “This track has some really dark and unique progressions, an interesting overall arrangement and a ripper solo. It’s one of the songs that asks for the most […]

Black Fast unveil Husk

US thrash metallers Black Fast have revealed their new single Husk! The track is lifted from the band’s forthcoming album Spectre Of Ruin(July 13, eOne). The band say; “Husk was the last song to come together just as we started recording this album. It’s a little different from the rest of the songs and we knew […]

BLACK FAST release new single Silhouette Usurper

US thrash metallers BLACK FAST have a new single called Silhouette Usurper. This is the second single they have released off their upcoming album Spectre Of Ruin, out July 13th via eOne. Guitarist Aaron Akin said:“‘Silhouette Usurper’ was one of the first songs we finished for this new record. Compared to our other songs, this is most song-liest […]

Slayer announce final UK tour

Slayer have announced details of their final UK and European tour! After 37 years, one of the most brutal bands to exist are taking their leave from the industry, but not before one more brutal assault on our shores. Joining Slayer on their final run are Lamb Of God, Anthrax and Obituary! Thu 1st Nov – DUBLIN 3 […]

Black Fast announce new album

US thrash metallers Black Fast have revealed details of their new album! Spectre Of Ruin is set for release through eOne on July 13! Check out lead single Cloak Of Lies below; TRACK LISTING: 1. Cloak of Lies 2. Silhouette Usurper 3. Scarecrow and Spectre 4. Phantom I Am 5. Mist of Ruin 6. Temple of Leviathan 7. […]

Trivium & Co. live @ Brixton Academy

As Code Orange headed off stage to a stunned crowd, I wondered how I would start this review. What came to mind was; three of the most exciting bands in metal, and Trivium, wow Brixton. I decided against that as it sounds critical towards Trivium. A stance I definitely didn’t want to take once Trivium […]

Angelus Apatrida reveal new single Farewell

Spanish thrash metallers Angelus Apatrida have revealed their new single Farewell! The track is taken from their forthcoming album Cabarte De La Guillotine, set for release through Century Media Records on May 4! Speaking of the track, the band say; “We’ve always wanted to make a quiet, melodic but powerful ANGELUS APATRIDA song, full of feeling like those […]

Angelus Apatrida reveal the Downfall Of The Nation

Spanish thrash metallers Angelus Apatrida have revealed their new single Downfall Of The Nation! The track is the second to be lifted from forthcoming album Cabaret de la Guillotine, set for a release through Century Media Records on May 4! The band say of the track; “It’s frightful to see how extremism becomes a normal thing nowadays. Dangerous people […]

Disposable are Ravenous!

Scottish thrash metallers Disposable have revealed the video for new single Ravenous! Vocalist William Robertson says of the track; “Its been a great year so far, we played our biggest shows ever and shared the stage with some of our favourite bands. Its really inspired us, we’re really excited to be releasing ‘Ravenous’, because it […]

Disposable take on the A-Z challenge

Scottish thrashers Disposable recently announced their new single Ravenous will be released on November 10! We asked the band to tell us more about themselves in this amusing A-Z challenge! A song which made you want to make music William – Fight Fire With Fire, Metallica Oliver – All Hail The New Flesh, Strapping Young […]

Rage announce UK dates!

German thrash legends Rage have announced dates for their next UK appearances! For the two January 2018 shows in Sheffield, they will be co-headlining with Firewinds and support will come from Brits Crimes Of Passion UK! The shows come off the back of last month’s release of album number 23, Seasons Of The Black! Jan […]

Final bands announced for BLOODSTOCK!

*Festival announcement klaxon* It’s only three weeks until the epic metal fest begins and with it the final line up! In addition to the already killer line up, Venom Prison will be playing main stage Sunday and UNITRA on the Jagermeister stage! Winners of the Metal 2 The Masses competition Raze The Void, K-LACURA, EMBODIMENT, HOOFKNUCKLE, HUNDRED YEAR OLD […]

The Haunted reveal album details!

Swedish thrash metallers The Haunted have revealed the details of album number 9! Titled Strength In Numbers, its set for release on August 25 through Century Media Records! The album was recorded in the UK at Parlour Studios with producer Russ Russell (Napalm Death, The Exploited, Dimmu Borgir). Lead single Brute Force has been described […]

Ketos are giving their two cents on a Chaos Theory

Northern Irish thrash metallers Ketos are set to release their new single Chaos Theory on June 2. Frontman Peter says of the track; “Chaos Theory is about a journey through the toils of addiction. The track is hard hitting, with a furious percussive back-line built on by harmonised guitar riffs, melodic and heavy vocals and a […]

Havok – Conformicide

Thrash metallers Havok have been working on latest release Conformicide for the last three years and early reports from the released tracks suggest it is set to top 2013’s Unnatural Selection. Opening track F.P.C has a calm, atmospheric opening instrumental which is not something you’d expect in a thrash record. It honestly sounds like a […]

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