Killswitch Engage announces Light The Torch as opening act for headline Spring 2020 tour; August Burns Red serves as main support

  Gold-selling hard rock heavyweights Killswitch Engage have announced that Light the Torch will serve as the opening act on their upcoming Spring 2020 headline tour. As fans are more than well aware, Light the Torch features front-man Howard Jones, who served as KsE’s singer from 2002 through 2012. “We are excited to bring out Light the Torch, first of all, because they…

Neaera launches video for new single, “Catalyst”

Founded in 2003, Neaera has been with Metal Blade Records since 2004, releasing six albums during this time. The band announced their farewell tour in 2015 and have been on hiatus since then – until now! Neaera has re-formed and is ready to release a new self-titled album via Metal Blade Records on February 28th. For a preview of Neaera,…

Hate reveals details for new album, ‘Auric Gates of Veles’; launches first single, “Sovereign Sanctity”

On June 14th, Hate will release their 11th full-length, Auric Gates of Veles, via Metal Blade Records. For a preview of Auric Gates of Veles, the first single, “Sovereign Sanctity”can be heard at: metalblade.com/hate – where the record can also be pre-ordered in the following formats: -jewelcase-CD -limited edition digipak-CD (EU exclusive – includes 2 bonus tracks) -180g black vinyl (EU…

Berserker- Amon Amarth’s Triumphant Album

As the viking ship landed, Amon Amarth rushed out of it bringing hammering thunder, and melodies to our ears; soon after their long American tour the band delivered yet another incredible battle requiem. Amon Amarth, the gods of melodic death metal will unleash their 11th full length album, Berserker, on May 3rd via Metal Blade Records.…

Abnormality launches new single, “A Catastrophic and Catalyzing Event”

On May 10th, Abnormality will release their third full-length, Sociopathic Constructs, via Metal Blade Records. For a preview of Sociopathic Constructs, the new single, “A Catastrophic and Catalyzing Event” A video for the first single, “Curb Stomp” (directed by David Brodsky // www.davidsbrodsky.com), can be viewed now at: https://metalblade.com/abnormality/ – where the album can also be pre-ordered in the following formats: –jewelcase-CD…

Allegaeon’s Riley McShane Delivers a Great insight on Apoptosis

In the proximity of Allegaeon’s new upcoming assault titled Apoptosis, we release a one-on- one chat with vocalist, and friend Riley McShane. In this interview we discussed topics about the metal genre, how the band and Greg Burgess decided to do a few more clean singing notes. Also, how the introductory song, “Parthenogenesis” was written.…