Metal Blade/Riot

Fates Warning - Parallels [Special Edition] (Metal Blade/Riot)

Metal Blade feed us another Fates Warning reissue. This time it's Parallels for the makeover: arguably the band's best album to date.

It's 1991, and following a change in vocalists to Ray AlderFates Warning took a move towards a slightly different style of metal.

Woe Of Tyrants - Threnody (Metal Blade/Riot)

Paging Mr. Threnody... Paging Mr. Threnody... Your loved one is here to pick you up...
This is the third album from this group that hails from Ohio in the United States. Why make such a big deal about a Heavy Metal group from the U.S. you might ask yourself?

Charred Walls Of The Damned confirm first ever tour

Richard Christy's Charred Walls Of The Damned is hitting the road.

Fans will finally have the chance to watch Richard Christy and Tim "Ripper" Owens perform the songs from Charred Walls Of The Damned's debut album

OSI sign with Metal Blade Records

OSI (Office Of Strategic Influence), the hard rock duo formed by Jim Matheos (Fates Warning) and Kevin Moore (Chroma Key, Dream Theater), have inked a deal with Metal Blade Records.

OSI (Office Of Strategic Influence) has gained a strong underground following since its inception in 2003.

Goatwhore confirmed for OZZFest 2010

New Orleans, Louisiana's sons of American no-frills black metal meets death and roll, Goatwhore, are confirmed to play the second stage on the infamous OZZFest 2010 NA summer tour.

Goatwhore are confirmed to play the second stage on the infamous OZZFest summer tour alongside Black Label Society, Drowning Pool, Kingdom

Lizzy Borden North American tour May 2010 - east coast tour dates

The east coast shows will be a 'best of show' incorporating songs from the entire Lizzy Borden catalog.
Tour Dates: 
20/05/2010 - 28/08/2010

Over the past 2 years the 'Lizzy Borden Appointment With Death Show' produced spectacular performances in 11 countries from North America to Europe and on the main stages of some o

Arma Gathas - Dead To This World (Metal Blade/Riot)

Hardcore meets thrash again? Does this still work? Did it ever?

The slow, melodic Antagonist gently opens the door to Dead To This World before The Rise and Fall gets the party started with more than a slight similarity to the intro o

Bison b.c. - Dark Ages (Metal Blade/Riot)

Bison b.c.'s third outing on Metal Blade isn't technically astounding but something about it makes you want to listen on


Nile Australian/New Zealand tour May 2010 - support acts announced

Nile with Abigail Williams & Hate Eternal Australian/New Zealand Tour
Nile with guests Abigail WIlliams and Hate Eternal

Auckland – Perditionist <