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Metallica – ‘Hardwired…To Self-Destruct’ Album Review

It has been nearly a decade since the legendary Metallica last released an album. ‘Death Magnetic’ (2008) was met with mostly positive reviews, and won several Grammys.  Then a few years passed that were filled with touring, celebrity appearances, and the ‘Through the Never’ (2013) concert film… but no new music, save for a demo […] Read More

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Dead Label – ‘Throne of Bones’ Album Review

Dead Label has supported the likes of Machine Head, Fear Factory, and Gojira. They played last year’s Bloodstock and have also toured the U.S. – thousands of miles away from their native Ireland. Yet so many metalheads around the world have yet to hear this trio of ass-kicking, incredibly skilled musicians. I myself was unaware […] Read More

7.5/10

Death Angel – ‘The Evil Divide’ Album Review

Bay Area thrash legends Death Angel have returned with their latest album, ‘The Evil Divide’ (2016). Its predecessor ‘The Dream Calls for Blood’ (2013) was definitely one of my top favorite albums released that year, and ‘Relentless Retribution’ (2010) was a pretty damn good album as well. The first singles I heard from this new record (“The Moth” and “Hatred […] Read More

Dust Bolt ready to record third full length album

German thrash crew Dust Bolt has just announced that they will be entering the recording studio in two weeks to record their upcoming third album. The four gentlemen are already excited to start recording their new thrash masterpiece: “We’ve decided to enter the THE ENGINGE STUDIOS again, where our last album ‘Awake the Riot’ was recorded.  We […] Read More

Exumer launches new single “Sinister Souls”

German Thrash Metallers Exumer have announced ‘The Raging Tides’ as their fourth album to be released January, 29th via Metal Blade Records! You can now listen to the 2nd single “Sinister Souls“ via Rock Hard Germany at this location! Comments singer Mem von Stein: “As with ‘FIRE & DAMNATION’, we tried to carry the vibe of our earlier albums on ‘THE RAGING TIDES’. […] Read More

News on upcoming Nervosa album

Nervosa announce with great satisfaction the plans for recording their second studio album! The band will travel in January 2016 to the United States, where the entire process will take place. The first stage will happen at the renowned studio The Foundation, Ashland, Oregon, owned by Sylvia Massy (who has worked with bands like Exodus, Red […] Read More

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