Metal Blade/Riot

Barn Burner - Bangers (Metal Blade/Riot)

Mixing up genres and eras like it's going out of fashion, Barn Burner's debut manages to create a sound that's retro but all their own.

On the first spin, I thought “this is retro, guitar-worshipping rock and roll, pure and simple”.

Job For A Cowboy, Behemoth, Goatwhore Live @ Billboard, Melbourne, Australia

It’s always refreshing going to a gig cold, not really expecting too much and then subsequently leaving totally and utterly blown away! Tonight’s Billboard Metalfest featured local act The Amenta opening the gates of hell for Goatwhore, Behemoth and Job For A Cowboy. A veritable feast of Metal goodness that had the Melbourne throng in pure Metal overload!

Quick Q&A with Jonny from Job For A Cowboy

From deathcore to Billie Holiday, Jonny is a man of few words. But we manage to get a few out of him...

Hailed as the premier example of the new style of American death metal by some, derided as deathcore scene kids by others, Job For A Cowboy are certainly a band that generate stron

Triple instore with Goatwhore, Job For A Cowboy, and Behemoth

Come & Meet Goatwhore, Job For A Cowboy, and Behemoth on 15/04 at Utopia

Appearing in-store at Utopia on Thursday 15/04, come and meet Goatwhore, Job For A Cowboy, and Behemoth.

Signing times:

Lizzy Borden tour dates, and interviewed for Full Metal Jackie Certified book

Lizzy Borden announces more show dates and talks about being interviewed for the Full Metal Jackie Certified book.
Los Angeles, CA's Lizzy Borden has lined up more shows for 2010, including shows in Europe and throughout the United States.

New album update from 3

3 issues an update on their new album as well as inking a new deal with Metal Blade.
Woodstock, NY's 3, one of the world's most innovative rock bands, has signed a new deal with Metal Blade and is working on their new album.

Woe Of Tyrants - Threnody (Metal Blade/Riot)

With so many decent 'deathcore' albums in circulation, was there really any point in producing something so MOR?
Release Date: 
13 Apr 2010 (All day)

Having not heard Woe Of Tyrants before, I got a bit excited to read them being compared to The Black Dahlia Murder and Between The Buried And Me,

Malefice @ The Forum (Kent, England), 10 Mar 2010

UK bruisers Malefice bring the noise to the Home Counties.

Many people reading this won't have heard of Tunbridge Wells.

Anima - Enter The Killzone (Metal Blade/Riot)

With an introduction that sounds like the combination of the score from an 80's sci-fi film and an unpleasent sexual encounter in the American deep South, this album is brutally uncomfortable listening.