Anthrax – XL (Nuclear Blast)

Anthrax 2022 - (L-R) Charlie Benante, Joey Belladonna, Scott Ian, John Donais & Frank Bello. (Photo by Travis Shinn) It is quite remarkable that four decades in and thrash still remains such an force within the ever expanding boundaries of metal. The hey day of the 1980s may be a distant memory and thrash did..

BLIND GUARDIAN | release new single ‘Violent Shadows’

Photo: Dirk Behlau With today's single release, German metal giants BLIND GUARDIAN throw Violent Shadows on these hot summer days. In this pulsing track, the band delivers another epic track foreshadowing the release of their new album The God Machine - out on September 2nd via Nuclear Blast Records. Violent Shadows is an onslaught of thrashy riffs and relentless drumming, presenting itself as one of the..

IN FLAMES – release thrashing new track ‘The Great Deceiver’ + announce Brixton Academy show

This past weekend, Swedish metal legends IN FLAMES tore up the stage at KNOTFEST Germany with their world-renowned live show. Today, the band release a brand-new track titled The Great Deceiver - a crushing piece of high-class modern metal that reinforces IN FLAMES' unique mark deep in the foundations of the genre. The band states: "The Great Deceiver was born out of frustration,..

ELEINE – reveal music video for first single, ‘All Shall Burn (Acoustic)’ + launch pre-order for “Acoustic In Hell” EP

After recently announcing the release of their upcoming EP, Acoustic In Hell, which presents 8 of their classic tracks in a raw acoustic form, Swedish high-flyers ELEINE finally launch the pre-order for this brand new gem that will be out on October 14th, 2022 through Atomic Fire Records - right in time for their extensive European acoustic tour with label mates SONATA ARCTICA. Get..