thrash metal

Game Over - Burst Into the Quiet (Scarlet Records)

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Release Date: 
23 Jun 2014 (All day)

So, whilst Metal as Fuck’s editor gets the new Overkill album to listen to, my division of the thrash spoils is this – unknown thrash from Italy.

Blackened Angel - Chronicles of Damnation (Dominus)

When two worlds collide...
Release Date: 
29 May 2014 - 11:30pm

Formed on the foundation of a long-held friendship and mutual admiration, Blackened Angel’s Chronicles of Damnation is the result of an experiment to see what happens when

Goatwhore- Constricting Rage of the Merciless (Metal Blade)

Goatwhore are back to once again lay waste in Satan's name!
Release Date: 
8 Jul 2014 (All day)

Goatwhore is back with a new album, and it happens to sound just like a new Goatwhore album.

Principality of Hell: Debut Release Date Set!

Old School. There's no other way.

Last week  W.T.C. Productions set August 18th as the international release date for Principality of Hell's debut album, Fire & Brimstone.

Destitution - Beware the Fury of the Patient Man (Own Label)

Pleasant enough.
Release Date: 
11 May 2014 - 11:30pm

Dutch thrashers Destitution formed eight years ago with the sole intention of creating an old school thrash metal sound and vibe; On those terms you’d have to say their debut album

Tankard: Announce Split 7" With Destruction!

Released June 20!

German thrash heroes Tankard have just announced plans to release a split single with label mates and fellow thrash metal legends Destruction.

Steelfest Open Air - Day Two, May 17th, Hyvinkää, Finland

Steelfest Open Air 2014 dragged it's hungover crowd out of bed for a second day of black, thrash and death metal in Hyvinkää, Finland. With coffee and Jaloviina, Steelfest woke the summer festival season and hauled it kicking and screaming back into the mosh pit for another year. Day Two was headlined by Primordial (IRL), Vader (POL) and Necrophobic (SWE)

Steelfest Open Air - Day One, May 16th, Hyvinkää, Finland

Steelfest Open Air 2014 launched with a barrage of black, thrash and death metal in Hyvinkää, Finland. Kicking the summer festival season awake and pouring the first glugs of cheap Finnish beer down it's throat, Steelfest showcases local and international acts heavy on the leather and spikes. Day One was headlined by Inquisition (USA), Deströyer 666 (AUS/NED) and Nifelheim (SWE)

Neil Turbin: "To say there are only four big thrash bands is an elitist mentality"...

The man who co-wrote Metal Thrashing Mad takes part in our Metal Thrashing May celebrations!

Neil Turbin is one of Metal as Fuck's favourite vocalists.

Steelfest Open Air, Hyvinkää, 16/05/14-17/05/14

Steelfest Open-Air opens up the summer festival season in Finland with a full aural assault. It's two days of live metal, drinking and catching up with friends for a festival that's big enough to have great headlining bands, but small enough not to need a map to get around.

Two days after Steelfest Open Air 2014 wrapped, I still had some friends suffering valiantly from hangovers.