American heavy metal

James LaBrie of Dream Theater: A Dramatic Turn of Events

"The fans want us all to themselves..."

For close to three decades, Dream Theater have carried the torch for progressive rock, they have seen three decades of new movements, musical milestones, fads and fanatical genres

Eyehategod Australian tour January 2015 - CANCELLED

Sludge masters Eyehategod announce January 2015 Australian tour
Tour Dates: 
29/01/2015 - 01/02/2015

For over a quarter of a century, Eyehategod have carried the torch for the metal culture of New Orleans, sharing stages with the likes of Pantera, Goatwhor

Currently Unsigned: Vengeance Within

We continue our look at what it means to be a 'sovereign' band in 2014 with a chat to Sonny Luciano of Cleveland, Ohio outfit, Vengeance Within...

Well obviously I've blown your identity in the teaser by saying who you are, but for the sake of form Im going to ask you to identify yourself anyway.

Exodus - Blood In, Blood Out (Nuclear Blast)

Vital thrash from the veteran American outfit...
Release Date: 
13 Oct 2014 - 11:30pm

Like label mates Testament and Overkill,  thrash veterans  Exodus seem to be carrying the banner for the genre in a fashion the big 4 ju

Fear Factory: Sustaining An Empire

"You're Metal As Fuck and I'm Busy As Fuck"

Not many bands come to mind that hold integrity, diligence and the utter fucking wow factor quite like Fear Factory.

Trivium's Paolo Gregoletto: Nothing Trivial

"You can’t rest and just accept one great album; you have to keep climbing"

Trivium came out of nowhere, and its massive appetite followed.

Fear Factory sign to Nuclear Blast Entertainment

Fear Factory find a new home with Nuclear Blast Entertainment as the label's stable starts to resemble Roadrunner Records in the late nineties...

The pioneers of industrial-tinged extreme metal, Fear Factory, have signed a deal for North America, Europe and Australia/NZ with Nuclear Blast Entertainment.

Necrophagia: New Clip Premieres HERE!!

The buildup to WhiteWorm Cathedral continues!

Wellsville, Ohio death metal exponents Necrophagia are back! 

King 810 - Memoirs of a Murderer (Roadrunner)

Smoke and mirrors, old matey - it's all smoke and mirrors...
Release Date: 
18 Aug 2014 - 11:30pm

Clever men, King 810

Not because they are soul-scouring poets of the street, preaching chronicles of the hood to an unknowing, uncaring world. 

Cries Of The Captive - Imperialist (Imminence Records)

Debut release from the new generation of deathcore
Release Date: 
9 Sep 2014 - 8:30am

To this day I have no idea why deathcore as a word/genre is treated with such contempt by so many metal types.