MINISTRY | release video for ‘New Religion’ + new record HOPIUMFORTHEMASSES is out now

Ministry's 16th studio album HOPIUMFORTHEMASSES is out today via Nuclear Blast Records. After months of teasing album singles and videos for Goddamn White Trash, plus Just Stop Oil, and B.D.E. the six-time GRAMMY® Award-nominated multiplatinum act also has another new track out now with New Religion. Says band founder and leader Al Jourgensen of the track, "All traditional faiths seem to pale in comparison to our..

MINISTRY | releases brand-new track & video ‘B.D.E.’

Toxic misogyny, violence against women, and incels are the latest target Al Jourgensen takes aim at in the song B.D.E.' (aka "Big Dick Energy) out today, including a spellbinding music video that draws the line on the poisonous behavior seen in both politics and everyday life in 2024. The song's whiplash riffs, barreling drums, punchy keys, and pummeling bass..

MINISTRY | releases brand-new track & video for ‘Just Stop Oil’

Corporate greed. Sharky politicians. Climate out-of-control. Questionable government interests. All of it comes to a head in Al Jourgensen's latest diatribe against the system, Just Stop Oil. The brand new track – from Ministry's upcoming 16th studio album HOPIUMFORTHEMASSES – is shared today alongside a visually stimulating music video that begs for action for the benefit of our collective future.  Says Jourgensen of the track:..

MINISTRY | announces 16th studio album HOPIUMFORTHEMASSES + new single/video ‘Goddamn White Trash’

As the world continues hanging on by a thread through pandemics, wildfires, climate change, social-political chaos and social media-fueled conspiracy theories, at least there's Ministry to get us through. Industrial provocateur Al Jourgensen is ready to unleash his latest missives with Ministry's groundbreaking 16th album, HOPIUMFORTHEMASSES, slated for release March 1, 2024 via Nuclear Blast Records. Today, the six-time GRAMMY® Award-nominated multiplatinum act gives the..

MINISTRY | announces debut livestream concert on November 20th

Photo: Derick Smith MINISTRY have one more surprise planned for fans this year, announcing the act's first-ever live stream to be hosted on streaming platform HITKOR. Featuring the full band and possible special guests, the show will take place on November 20 at 11pm GMT and will feature classic hits from the band's 40-year history, as well as new tracks..

MINISTRY unleashes trippy new DIY video for single ‘Believe Me’, new album “Moral Hygiene” out now

Just weeks after Ministry's latest album Moral Hygiene was added to many "best of 2021" year-end lists, including Loudwire, Consequence Of Sound, Punk News and XS Rock (where it was ranked the #1 album of the year), Al Jourgensen and co. are sharing the latest taste of the record with the new track Believe Me alongside a warped, psychedelic video that will have viewers questioning..

Ministry – Moral Hygiene (Nuclear Blast)

It is impossible to know where to begin when talking about Ministry. With origins in the late 1970's, the band actually began some 40 years ago in 1981 as a synth-pop act before evolving into a pioneering industrial band that has influenced too many to name. With a revolving line up which has featured artists..

MINISTRY premiere cover song/video of The Stooges hit ‘Search And Destroy’ FEATURING GUITARIST BILLY MORRISON + MUSIC VIDEO SHOT BY LEGENDARY DEAN KARR

In addition to four decades of incredible original material that spawned a whole new genre of music, industrial mainstays Ministry and creator/frontman Al Jourgensen are also well known for a series of memorable cover songs from Black Sabbath's Supernaut to Bob Dylan's Lay Lady Lay. The newest tribute is a take on The Stooges' Search And Destroy offering a uniquely slowed down tempo and Jourgensen's guttural howl..

Ministry ANNOUNCE 15TH STUDIO ALBUM ‘MORAL HYGIENE’; RELEASE NEW SINGLE/VIDEO FOR ‘GOOD TROUBLE’ INSPIRED BY LATE US CONGRESSMAN JOHN LEWIS + BLM PROTESTS

After incubating for the larger part of 2020 – at a time when creative mastermind Al Jourgensen was able to ruminate on the new world we as a society have found ourselves in – the time has finally come for Ministry to unleash their much-anticipated 15th studio album. Aptly titled Moral Hygiene, the album will be released via Nuclear Blast Records on October 1st. With some..

MINISTRY: ANNOUNCES TOURING LINE-UP FOR AUTUMN USA TOUR + NEWS ON MINISTRY’S UPCOMING 15TH STUDIO ALBUM COMING SOON

Al Jourgensen (photo by Derick Smith) With less than 4 months until the kick-off of their much-anticipated US Industrial Strength Tour, Ministry today shares the official touring line-up of the band that will be appearing on the 23-date trek across America. In addition to Ministry creator and frontman Al Jourgensen (vocals, guitar), the band will include Roy Mayorga (drums), Paul D'Amour (bass), Cesar Soto (guitar), Monte Pittman (guitar) and John Bechdel (keyboards)...