American heavy metal

Reed Mullin: Shoulder Injury Forces Drummer To Pull Plug on Upcoming Dates

But the CoC show will go on...

Due to a torn rotator cuff, Corrosion of Conformity drummer Reed Mullin has been forced to sit out the band's upcoming live dates.

New Nightbringer Material: Hear It here first!

'Ego Dominus Tuus', the new album from the US black metal veterans, is released in September - but we've got a track from the album for your ear perusal today!

Ego Dominus Tuus comes as a huge surprise.

New Desert Rock Doco In the Works

And you can help out!

The origins of bands like Queens of the Stone Age, Kyuss, Yawning Man, Fatso Jetson and Eagles of Death Metal is

Corrosion of Conformity - IX (Candlelight Records)

Nine albums into their career, CoC pull out one of their best efforts yet...
Release Date: 
22 Jun 2014 - 11:30pm

Whilst Corrosion of Conformity’s last album, helpfully titled Corrosion of Conformity, took an absolute age to worm its way into my affections – try as I might, I just cou

Incantation- Dirges of Elysium (Listenable Records)

This album is exactly what death metal needs: powerful riffs, dark atmosphere and palpable malfeasance.
Release Date: 
30 May 2014 (All day)

Incantation is a band that has an instantly recognisable sound and style. And on this release, they deliver pummelling examples of the Incantation song book.

Fozzy - Do You Wanna Start a War (Century Media)

Disappointing.
Release Date: 
20 Jul 2014 - 11:30pm

The last time I spoke to Fozzy frontman Chris Jericho, around the time of the release of their last album, the largely excellent Sin and Bones (2012), he

Overkill - White Devil Armory (Nuclear Blast)

Frighteningly good stuff...
Release Date: 
17 Jul 2014 - 11:30pm

Is it possible for a band to still be on the improve 34 years and 17 albums into a career?

Metallica, Glastonbury Festival, England 28/06/14

I'll always remember the night Metallica tor Glastonbury a new one...

Anyone saying to me ‘Metallica haven’t been any good since the late nineties’ wouldn’t get much truck from me, save for perhaps a little bickering over the actual descent into medi

Carnifex: Euro Tour Dates Announced

And you can have a look at their new video whilst digesting the dates!

Californian death metal outfit Carnifex, have announced plans for touring Europe this November/December as support of Australian heavyweights Parkway Drive and Ger

Black Twilight Circle: Ajna Offensive to Release New Compilation

Look out aboveground...the true underground sound is coming...

California's Black Twilight Circle are arguably the most important development in American black metal since the dawn of the new millennium.