Electric Sister

Oakland, CA - based rock band Electric Sister self released their debut full-length record, THE LOST ART OF ROCK & ROLL, on October 25, 2011. The ...


The Christmas Jug Band

The Christmas Jug Band Story - A momentary lapse of sanity that became an annual holiday tradition spanning over 35 years. A small group of pals li...


A Band Of Orcs

Oog, Cretos, Hulg, Gronk!, and Gogog are a band of Orcs from Hirntodia, a dimension that quickly grew too small to contain them. They came t...



7 years ago Mudface began their ascent to the forefront of the San Francisco bay area metal scene. Formed in the summer of 2005, Chris Dinsmore and f...

WARBRINGER announces special shows to commemorate 5th year anniversary of debut album, ‘War Without End’


Thrash stalwarts WARBRINGER have announced four shows over Memorial Day weekend to commemorate the 5th year anniversary of their debut album, War Without End– and as a special bonus for Los Angeles and San Francisco fans, the band will also perform the album in its entirety at these show! In regards to these upcoming dates, frontman John Kevill comments: Read more →

Mayhem Is Coming …

Stay tuned as we roll out the 2013 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival band announcement on Monday, March 18th at 4pm PST. Tickets will then be going on sale starting Friday March 22nd at 12 noon PST. Check out this new high impact video clip – http://bit.ly/WWjKCM

ORGY’s “Wide Awake and Dead” Tour with VAMPIRES EVERYWHERE and DAVEY SUICIDE Kicks Off Next Week!


Multi-platinum electronic rockers ORGY will head out on their US headline tour, dubbed the “Wide Awake and Dead” Tour, in just one week! Get your tickets now before they sell out! You can find links to purchase tickets for each tour stop at www.orgymusic.com. Supporting on the tour will be Vampires Everywhere and Davey Suicide. The month-long tour kicks off in Phoenix, AZ on March 2nd and will visit several major US cities until its close in West Hollywood, CA on April 15th at the world famous Whisky a Go Go on the Sunset Strip. See below for all currently confirmed tour dates! Read more →

DEATH WOLF streams new album, ‘II: Black Armoured Death,’ on Lambgoat.com; kicks-off North American tour with MARDUK and MOONSPELL today

Death Wolf

To celebrate the start of their first-ever tour in North America, Swedish blackened punks DEATH WOLF are now streaming their new album, II: Black Armoured Death, on Lambgoat.com. Click the link below to listen to the album in its entirety: Read more →

VICIOUS RUMORS Unveil Artwork and Tracklisting for Electric Punishment

Vicious Rumors

So it’s done: Electric Punishment is VICIOUS RUMORS’ eleventh studio album and proves just how much of a force to be reckoned with this band continues to be. “We have permanently grown, there have been no two identical albums in our career because each album has a new, fresh approach,” comments guitarist Geoff Thorpe, not without pride. “Still we’ve never strayed from our course – perhaps precisely for this reason. We’ve remained faithful to our ideals and have always been honest with our fans. I think our loyal followers value that VICIOUS RUMORS have never jumped on any kind of bandwagon. Everything we do comes Read more →

DAVEY SUICIDE to Release Self-Titled Debut March 19th on Standby Records


As the “Year of Suicide” rolls on, DAVEY SUICIDE has confirmed the release date for his self-titled full length debut. The album is set for a March 19th release via Standby Records. In support of the release, SUICIDE will be headed out on his first ever headlining tour kicking off February 22nd in Butte, MT. Read more →

BLACK TUSK Begin Work on New EP

Black Tusk

Savannah, GA’s BLACK TUSK have commenced work on new material for their upcoming EP. The EP is scheduled to be released later this Spring via Relapse Records. Drummer James May checked to comment on the progress of the release:

“This new release is a mean one. It reminds me of a new twist on an old days BLACK TUSK sound. We got back together with Jay and Phillip Cope to turn this out with some of that earlier, brutal sound you might have heard back in the beginning albums. We figured it Read more →

DEATH WOLF premieres new track, “Death Wolf March,” on Pitchfork.com

Death Wolf

Swedish blackened punks DEATH WOLF are now giving fans another taste of their new album, II: Black Armoured Death, with the premiere of the track “Death Wolf March.” To listen to the track, please head over to Pitchfork.com: Read more →

CONDITIONS Announce New Record Details


Richmond’s own CONDITIONS will be releasing their newest full length “Full Of War” on March 26th, 2013. Vocalist Brandon Roundree offers an explanation of the record’s title. “Life is a series of decisions and what are decisions but little mini-wars, opposing forces, pulling upon each other?” Roundtree concludes, “’Full of War’ lyrically ties the record together literally and metaphorically.” Read more →

Egyptian Themed Metallers NILE Announce Headlining Two-Set U.S. Tour


The reigning kings of technical, historically-themed brutality, NILE, will tour the United States once again this March and April with 28 shows supported by three of the best local bands in every market.  NILE will play two massive sets with music spanning their prolific, twenty year career.  Read more →