Fear Factory - Mechanize (Candlelight/Stomp)

The world has been waiting for a new Fear Factory album for a long time. But is this the one?
Release Date: 
9 Feb 2010 (All day)

Let’s summarise the soap opera that has been the recent history of Fear Factory: in 2002, after 13 years and four studio albums, some kind of massive breakdown occurred and t

OBITUARY Double Pass + Album Pack Giveaway (CLOSED)

To celebrate OBITUARY's 2009 Australian tour, STOMP TOURING and METAL AS FUCK are giving away 1 x Double-Pass + Album Pack to two lucky winners!
Closing Date: 
15 Nov 2009 - 8:30pm

The pass will be valid for any Obituary show around the country.

Enter by leaving your name, email address, contact number, and the Obituary show you can get to.

Obituary’s John Tardy on touring, record sales, and side projects

The frontman manages to tear himself away from his garage studio long enough to answer some questions...

The phone crackles to life and on the other end is John Tardy, frontman of legendary death metallers Obituary, who tells me he’s ‘doing good’ at

Obituary - Darkest Day (Candelight Records/Stomp)

This album is a series of songs of love, loss and pain. Old masters of metal, Obituary, powerfully convey the violent energy (and sometimes hopelessness) of such feelings with ceaseless percussion, screechingly singing and thumping, doomful guitars, topped with Tardy’s distinctive, deathly vocals. This is classic Obituary – in a polished, well-produced release.

This latest album from death metal veterans, Obituary, is a powerful, solid production.  The team of the Tardy brothers (vocals and percussion) and bass and r

Obituary's Frank Watkins gives us the low-down on what he's been up to

From Obituary to Gorgoroth and name dropping a ton of great bands in between, Frank Watkins talks about reviving Obituary, about Gorgoroth, and about artist management... and much more besides.

When the phone rings at 7 am in Perth, Western Australia, I'm only barely functioning; on the other end of the line Frank Watkins, best known as bassist for legendary death metal b