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Former As I Lay Dying Members Announce New Project Wovenwar

After weeks of cryptic Instagram teasers and some drama involving an “official statement” on the future of the band that was later revealed to be written and posted by Tim Lambesis without the rest of the band’s knowledge, the group of musicians formerly known as As I Lay Dying (Jordan Mancino, Nick Hipa, Phil Sgrosso […]


Whitechapel Release New Song Off ‘Our Endless War’

Earlier in the day, Whitechapel teamed up with Alternative Press to premiere “Mono,” the second track to be released off their upcoming album, Our Endless War. Give the blood-pumping tune a listen after the break. “We’re excited to release another new song from our upcoming fifth studio album, Our Endless War, titled ‘Mono,’” said guitarist […]


Watch GWAR’s New Music Video For “Madness At The Core Of Time”

The extra-terrestrial beings of GWAR slay Hitler, Obama, and audience members on-stage in their new video for “Madness at the Core of Time.” The song comes from GWAR’s new album Battle Maximus, the band’s first effort since the passing of guitarist Cory Smoot and the retirement of his character, Flattus Maximus. Subsequently, it’s the band’s […]


ALBUM STREAM: Rivers Of Nihil – ‘The Conscious Seed Of Light’

One of our favorite tech death releases of the year is streaming now in its entirety via Metal Blade Records. The ever-brutal Rivers Of Nihil are set to release their new full-length, The Conscious Seed Of Light, on October 15 and we’ve been reveling in all its savage glory. The whole album is an onslaught […]


Destrage Sign To Metal Blade Records

Destrage are a five piece metal outfit hailing all the way from Milan, Italy. Earlier today they announced that they’ve signed with the US based alternative label, Metal Blade Records. With this exciting news, the band also announced that they will be releasing a new album with the label, titled Are You Kidding Me? No. […]


Between The Buried And Me Ask Fans Not To Buy Their Old Music

Between The Buried And Me parted ways with Victory Records in 2009, which was shortly after they released The Great Misdirect. They signed with Metal Blade Records, and have been on their roster ever since. Funny thing about that, unfortunately, is that the contract allows Victory Records to proactively sell the band’s products from when […]

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UTG TV: Warped With The Black Dahlia Murder

The Black Dahlia Murder released Unhallowed ten years ago through Metal Blade Records and have been producing kick-ass death metal ever since. In June, the band released their sixth studio album entitled Everblack, featuring the heavy riffs and extreme guitar you’d expect from the now veteran rockers. Fortunately, Trevor Strnad (vocals) and Ryan Knight (guitar) […]


The Black Dahlia Murder Pressing ‘Deflorate’ And ‘Unhallowed’ Vinyl In August

The Black Dahlia Murder have announced that they will be pressing vinyls in August of their albums Deflorate and Unhallowed. These particular pressings will release via Metal Blade Records on August 20 so be sure to pick up your copies when they hit the Internet. Each vinyl comes with a four-color label. Unhallowed will be […]


MUSIC VIDEO: The Black Dahlia Murder – “Goat Of Departure”

The Black Dahlia Murder unleashed the visuals for their song “Goat Of Departure” and was filmed at the Magic Stick in Detroit. “Goat Of Departure” is the first single off Everblack and is said to symbolize the goat’s role in metal music. The Black Dahlia Murder’s leading man Trevor Strnad said, “This song is about […]

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Unearth Sign With eOne Music; Announce New Album

Unearth have announced today that they have signed a North American recording contract with eOne Music. The group will release their sixth studio album later this year. No details have been provided but UTG will keep you all in the loop. A quote from vocalist Trevor Phipps explaining the move and new album can be […]

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Between The Buried And Me Announce North American Tour

Between The Buried And Me have announced they will be embarking on a lengthy North American trek throughout September and October with support from The Faceless, The Contortionist, and The Safety Fire. As if the tour wasn’t already exciting enough due to its lineup, Between The Buried And Me have also revealed plans to perform […]

The Black Dahlia Murder's Everblack

REVIEW: The Black Dahlia Murder – Everblack

Artist: The Black Dahlia Murder Album: Everblack Genre: Death metal Label: Metal Blade Records As far as extreme metal bands that have broken into the mainstream go, the list is rather short, especially if you’re looking for death metal bands specifically. Considering the band’s label and history, The Black Dahlia Murder have had pretty remarkable […]