MEXICAN APE-LORD Working On Album; Share New Song


Beantown heavyweights Mexican Ape-Lord are working on a new album, the follow-up to 2014’s début, The Late Heavy Bombardment. The band, which features Meliah Rage founding guitarist Anthony Nichols and The Bags’ vocalist/bassist Jon Hardy, are sharing a new song with people today.  Continue reading “MEXICAN APE-LORD Working On Album; Share New Song”

MOON CIRCLE ‘The Cosmic Penguins’ EP Review & Stream


From France we get the latest discovery of Moon Circle and their freshly issued four-song EP, ‘The Cosmic Penguins‘. Chock full of thick fuzz riffs, rolling rhythmic rallies and solid, tight-knit drumming to boot.    Continue reading “MOON CIRCLE ‘The Cosmic Penguins’ EP Review & Stream”

MAYHEM To Use Euronymous Hologram On ‘De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas’ Tour

Yes, you read that correctly. Following previously used holograms of artists like Michael Jackson, Tupac Shakur and Ronnie James Dio, Mayhem has announced their own plans about this technological marvel.    Continue reading “MAYHEM To Use Euronymous Hologram On ‘De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas’ Tour”

Guitarist Dan Spitz (Red Lamb, Ex-Anthrax) Teams With Former Journey Drummer For New ‘Thrash’ Project

Dan Spitz (L) / Deen Castronovo (R)

(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Lead Journalist/Writer, RiffRelevant.com)

Red Lamb/ex-Anthrax guitarist Dan Spitz has revealed that he and former Journey drummer Deen Castronovo have formed a new thrash metal project.  It is currently untitled, or at least not yet public, but it is an interesting pairing to say the least.     Continue reading “Guitarist Dan Spitz (Red Lamb, Ex-Anthrax) Teams With Former Journey Drummer For New ‘Thrash’ Project”

ELDER DRUID Debut ‘Rogue Mystic’ Official Video

Pic Courtesy Of Keery Irvine Photography

The bottom heavy Brits from the UK, Elder Druid have just released their official video for the track ‘Rogue Mystic‘. The track hails off the band’s critically lauded 2016 EP, ‘Magicka‘.   Continue reading “ELDER DRUID Debut ‘Rogue Mystic’ Official Video”

PALLBEARER & GATECREEPER Announce Spring Tour; Select Dates With PINKISH BLACK, INTER ARMA, & VENOMOUS MAXIMUS


Hot on the heels of their new album release ‘Heartless‘, Pallbearer have announced their Spring headlining tour run with Gatecreeper. Various bands are set to provide direct support during different legs of the trek, including Pinkish Black, Venomous Maximus and Inter Arma. Plus, there will be some interesting one-offs with Spirit Adrift, Baroness and Nothing. Here’s the current schedule: Continue reading “PALLBEARER & GATECREEPER Announce Spring Tour; Select Dates With PINKISH BLACK, INTER ARMA, & VENOMOUS MAXIMUS”

INVIDIA Debut Full-Length ‘As The Sun Sleeps’ Streaming

Invidia, the band formed by present or past members of acts In The Moment and Five Finger Death Punch, released their début album yesterday. ‘As The Sun Sleeps‘ was issued through Steamhammer/SPV GmbH and we have it here today streaming in full.

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