Florida death metal legends Obituary have announced headlining fall tour dates throughout North America with Abbath. The 24-date tour begins Sept. 27 in Baton Rouge, Lousiana, and ends Oct. 25 in Atlanta, Georgia. Additional support will come from Midnight and labelmates Devil Master. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. local time Friday, June 28. All confirmed tour... Continue Reading →
With the summer festival season in full swing, we're selecting a few high-quality videos that we've found. Sure, they are out there on YouTube, but we’re showing them to you here. Check out Lamb of God's full set from the 14th edition of the Hellfest rock festival in Clisson, western France below. Organizers say that... Continue Reading →
Entombed A.D. has released the first track of their new album “Bowels Of Earth,” which will be released August 30th via Century Media Records. The band are poised to return with one of 2019’s most devastating, deathly statements. “Bowels Of Earth” represents a huge leap forward for these gnarly veterans. Faster, tighter and more viscerally... Continue Reading →
Eluveitie have hit the festival circuit supporting its new album "Ategnatos." Watch the band's full performance in high quality from Graspop 2019, June 21-23, 2019. Graspop Metal Meeting is a Belgian heavy metal festival held in Dessel each year since 1996. The festival draws a large number of international spectators, reaching over 100,000 in total.... Continue Reading →
Swedish masters of progressive heavy-rock Opeth have revealed today the title and tracklisting for their awaited 13th album, “In Cauda Venenum,” that’s due out this fall from Moderbolaget / Nuclear Blast Entertainment. Recorded last year at Stockholm's Park Studios, “In Cauda Venenum” will be released in two versions, in both Swedish and English languages. Various physical and... Continue Reading →
Eluveitie’s new single “Ambiramus” is just too good to not post about. The song puts the spotlight on new female vocalist Fabienne Erni and she doesn’t disappoint. The Swiss metal pack will release its new studio album, “Ategnatos,” on April 5th via Nuclear Blast.
Watch the video for “Ambiramus” inside!
Italian orchestral-death metal and renaissance revivalists Fleshgod Apocalypse will return with studio album number five, "Veleno," on May 24 via Nuclear Blast Records. The band has unveiled the record's first single and video ("Sugar"), the album artwork and track listing. Pre-order the album here. Vocalist/guitarist Francesco Paoli discussed working with director Giovanni Bucci on the... Continue Reading →
I've been writing that the last few years have been a celebration of Max Cavalera and his incredible career in metal, first with the mighty Sepultura, and now with the Soulfly tribe. With "Ritual" being released last year, Soulfly now has 11 studio of albums just on its own. It's truly unbelievable.
Below, in what is becoming a regular column here, Live Metal's Jeff Maki caught up once again with the iconic guitarist, vocalist and ambassador of metal, Max Cavalera. "Ritual," touring, and all things Soulfly are discussed. Plus, did anyone know that Max is in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? I didn't. And is rock really "dead?" Max has the best answer we've heard yet. Read on ...