American heavy metal

Ogre: New Album Release Imminent

Recharged Italian label Minotauro Records has announced the upcoming release of The Last Neanderthal from Portland, Maine's heavy metal doom rockers Ogre on February 21 in Europe and March 8 in North America!

The band's fourth full-length release continues Ogre's splendid combination of classic proto-metal (Black Sabbath, Budgie, Dust),

Ill Nino: Sidewaves Announced

A World metal clash par excellance!

Indisputable metal gods, Ill Nino,  with their infused bilingual lyrics, harsh and melodic vocals, flamenco guitars, tribal drums and salsa inspired bass lines will take to th

Far Beyond Driven: 20th Anniversary Looms

A two-disc anniversary edition of Pantera’s milestine album, with newly remasterd version of FBD, plus bonus disc featuring a live performance from 1994 will be available in March!

Pantera reached a major milestone in 1994 when the legendary metal band’s seventh studio album, Far Beyond Driven, debuted at #1 on the Billboard Top 200,

Whitechapel: At The Very Peak

We Will Be Filming At Soundwave.... So Get Ready

“It’s about 4.30am here” What kind of person roped you into doing an interview at this time of morning?

Testament: Keeping You Young At Heart

We Have Been Wanting To Play Soundwave For Years!!

Testament are pretty much the happiest thrash mongers this summer; after numerous attempts to jump onto the Soundwave bandwagon the time has now come for these titans to bring the

Ghoul: Masked Mutants Of Creepsylvania Reveal New Release Plans

Band To Headline Night One Of Brainsqueeze Fest Also!

In recognition of that holiest of holy days, Record Store Day, the masked mutants in Ghoul are releasing Hang Ten, a limited edition six-song (mostly) ins

Embryonic Devourment: Listen to a new Track Exclusively Here!

Get ready to receive a Bloodgift...

February 18 sees the release of Reptilian Agenda, the third full-length release from brutal US deathsters Embryonic Devourment, and Metal as Fuck is delig

Testament - Sidewaves Announced!

And Jason Newsted hopes he won't be kicked off this bill too...

Testament is the quintessential heavy metal band. 

Black Veil Brides: Joining in the Sidewave Mayhem...

Break out the Aquanet!

Black Veil Brides kicked off 2013 confidently with the release of their third full-length album, Wretched and Divine.

Avenged Sevenfold Announce Sidewaves, Melbourne Date Changed.

And Five Finger Death Punch are coming along for the ride...

Avenged Sevenfold achieved worldwide success with a string of best-selling albums — including their 2005 platinum breakthrough City Of Evil, 2007’s Avenged Sevenfold