Metal Blade Records announced the worldwide signing of Brooklyn-based experimental metal outfit Tombs. Blending bleak, post-punk minimalism with the ferocious attack of sludge and traditional black metal, Tombs has established themselves as an act that’s as committed to consistency as it is to growth, developing smoothly (but never predictably) over the course of their career, [...]
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Jim Breuer has released his first musical full-length, Songs From The Garage, via Metal Blade Records. The accomplished comedian understands that comedy and heavy music have long made for great bedfellows and delivers both in his inimitable style accompanied by longtime backing band The Loud & Rowdy. With the support of special guests such as [...]
Having been included with recent international re-releases of the band’s latest album Dead Set On Living; the Cancer Bats‘ Black Sabbath covers EP is now available in the U.S. via iTunes. The EP finds the band adopting their Bat Sabbath alter-ego and is titled Bat Sabbath – Bastards Of Reality. Here’s what songs the group tackle on it: [...]
Colored vinyl reissues of Bolt Thrower‘s Mercenary, Honor Valour Pride and Those Once Loyal are being prepped for a January 17 North American release through Metal Blade. Pre-orders can be found over at Metalblade.com.
Cannibal Corpse are plotting a tentative March 15th release date through Metal Blade for their new 2-DVD live set Global Evisceration. The effort is expected to capture the bands tour in support of their latest offering, 2009′s Evisceration Plague.
Sweet Cobra’s new track “Brux” has debuted online over at Metal Sucks. The song is taken from the bands new album Mercy, which will land in stores this coming Tuesday, September 28th, through Black Market Activities/Metal Blade. Currently, the Chicago band has plans to play a hometown record release show on 10/8 at Beat Kitchen.
Slayer will be issuing an extensive vinyl box set on October 12. Titled The Vinyl Conflict, the collection offers ten official Slayer albums: Reign in Blood, South of Heaven, Seasons in the Abyss, Decade of Aggression (double LP), Divine Intervention, Undisputed Attitude, God Hates Us All, Christ Allusion and World Painted Blood. Their early Metal [...]
Sweet Cobra are on course for a September 28 release date through Black Market Activities/Metal Blade for their new album, Mercy. The group tracked the outing with Sanford Parker (Nachtmystium, Pelican) handling the engineering, while Converge guitarist Kurt Ballou oversaw the mixing duties. In related news, the band are working on a new 7” with [...]
Hammers of Misfortune have signed to Metal Blade. The band, which recently added Leila Abdul-Rauf of Saros, will reissue previous releases through the imprint, building up to a new album due on the label in 2011.
Cattle Decapitation are planning a tentative May 11th release date through Metal Blade for their new rarities collection, Medium Rarities. The band previously described the set as featuring “never before heard songs, hard to find/out of print tracks, live material, cover tunes and ultra rare pre-Human Jerky tracks never before heard by fans of the [...]