“The Lost Episode” – Extreme Metal…exclusive short preview

From Sam Dunn, creator of Metal Evolution, and now Extreme Metal, "The Lost Episode: Greetings Bangers... It’s been a busy few weeks here at BangerHQ and I wanted to get you all in the loop regarding “The Lost Episode” - Extreme Metal. Unfortunately, as you know, we are running a little bit behind schedule finishing … Continue reading “The Lost Episode” – Extreme Metal…exclusive short preview

WATAIN signs worldwide deal with Century Media Records

Century Media Records is proud to welcome Swedish black metal extremists WATAIN to its worldwide family. Legitimately labeled as genre leaders, deservedly awarded with a Swedish Grammy, playing the world's biggest stages and touring the globe constantly while reaching numerous top positions in the annual reader's polls, WATAIN have worked hard and achieved a lot … Continue reading WATAIN signs worldwide deal with Century Media Records

CRYPTOPSY Launches New Song, “Boden”

Canada's masters of brutality CRYPTOPSY will release their new devastating 2CD/digital download "best of" collection on November 19th in North America. Programmatically entitled The Best Of Us Bleed, this collection gathers 32 stunning songs in approximately 140 minutes of playing time, including 3 exclusive, newer studio songs, several rare live/demo/cover/bonus tracks as well as selected … Continue reading CRYPTOPSY Launches New Song, “Boden”

Banger Films to Release Extended Cut of Gaahl Interview for the First Time

Continuing in their efforts to fund the production of the "LostEpisode" of the Metal Evolution series, Banger Films isoffering fans for the first time ever an extended cut of director Sam Dunn's interview with Norwegian Black Metal singer Gaahl, past member of Gorgoroth. Gaahl's interview has been cited as one of the most compelling and … Continue reading Banger Films to Release Extended Cut of Gaahl Interview for the First Time

Evocation Guitarist Vesa Kenttäkumpu Answers PMM’s Burning Questions

One of the criticisms of Illusions of Grandeur among metal critics seems to be that your sound has changed on this effort and has been described as some to be "Amon Amarth meets Dark Tranquility". How would you respond to these critics? I´m honored because I love those bands. I think it is a natural … Continue reading Evocation Guitarist Vesa Kenttäkumpu Answers PMM’s Burning Questions

Meshuggah Release Dimiurge Video

Swedish extreme-metal band Meshuggah have released a new video for the song “Dimiurge.” "Meshuggah first attracted international attention with the 1995 release Destroy Erase Improve for its fusion of fast-tempo death metal, thrash metal and progressive metal with jazz fusion elements. Since its 2002 album Nothing, Meshuggah has used downtuned eight-string guitars. Meshuggah has become … Continue reading Meshuggah Release Dimiurge Video

EVOCATION releases new album, ‘Illusions Of Grandeur,’ today

Swedish death metal overlords EVOCATION have released their fourth studio album, Illusions Of Grandeur, today in North America via Century Media Records! To purchase Illusions Of Grandeur, please visit iTunes for a digital copy or CM Distro for the album in various CD/LP formats. If you still haven't heard Illusions Of Grandeur, please head over … Continue reading EVOCATION releases new album, ‘Illusions Of Grandeur,’ today

THE AGONIST Teaser Trailer for New Video ‘Panophobia”

Extreme metallers THE AGONIST have posted a teaser trailer for their new video, "Panophobia." Featuring behind-the-scenes and live footage from THE AGONIST's performance at Heavy MTL 2012, the video for "Panophobia" was directed by Ben McKinnon of Five Knights Productions (www.fiveknightsproductions.com). Watch the teaser: THE AGONIST will play a few shows in Asia this November … Continue reading THE AGONIST Teaser Trailer for New Video ‘Panophobia”

Interview with Lord Ahriman of Dark Funeral and Live Pix from Altar Bar

Pure black metal hit Pittsburgh square in the jaw last night at the fitting setting of The Altar Bar. Click here for Pittsburgh Music Magazine's interview with Lord Ahriman of Dark Funeral:Lord Ahriman of Dark Funeral Interview If you missed last night's set, you missed a true extreme metal lineup that Pittsburgh rarely witnesses. The … Continue reading Interview with Lord Ahriman of Dark Funeral and Live Pix from Altar Bar

Interview with Ola of Grave Plus Live Pix from Altar Bar

Click for Pittsburgh Music Magazine's Interview with Ola of Grave:Ola Lindgren of Grave Interview One of the longest-running Swedish death metal bands, GRAVE has createda sound and style which has been an inspiration on a number of the genre's more promising younger outfits. Started as the band Corpse in 1986, they released loads of demos; … Continue reading Interview with Ola of Grave Plus Live Pix from Altar Bar