Jamie Lee

Revisit 70,000 Tons Of Metal 2019 With A Day 1 Video Recap

A funny thing happened in February. We went to Haiti. And we are still basking in the afterglow of the epic trip. What isn’t surprising is that it was on 70,000 Tons of Metal. The annual cruise is our absolute favorite event and the best working vacation you could ever ask for as metalheads. We are already gearing up for

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Exodus - Day In The Dirt - 1984

Celebrate 40 Years Of Exodus With A Live Stream From 1984

Exodus formed in 1979, making this 40 years of thrash from these Bay Area innovators. In celebration of their anniversary, they have released a live stream of “No Love” from Day in the Dirt, an underground celebration of all things metal in Berkeley, California. Guitarist Gary Holt comments: Day In The Dirt was almost like the Bay Area thrash metal

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Hot And Heavy: Week Of April 19

Nothing like being a little blasphemous on Good Friday, right? Well, yes. And we are here to help. Check out this week’s new metal releases with Hot and Heavy! Albums After the Burial: Evergreen (Sumerian Records) Allegaeon: Apoptosis (Metal Blade Records) Ancient Alter: Cosmic Purge/Foie Gras (Black Voodoo Records) Black Sites: Exile (Hoove Child) Bloodphemy: In Cold Blood (Black Lion Records) Ceremony of Silence: Outis (Willowtip)

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Possessed - Live at Bloodstock

Possessed Release Live Video Of “Shadowcult” From Bloodstock 2017

Possessed have navigated adversity over the for more than three decades. Now, they are returning with Revelations Of Oblivion, their first album since 1986’s Beyond the Gates. The new album will be released on May 10 via Nuclear Blast Records, and they have released a live reading of “Shadowcult” recorded at Bloodstock Open Air 2017. Jeff Becerra comments, We had such

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Lethal Vendetta - No Prisoners No Mercy - Cover

Lethal Vendetta: “No Prisoners No Mercy” Album Review

Lethal Vendetta are Australia’s own blend of thrash, groove and traditional metal and they are soon to release No Prisoners No Mercy. They will also be opening for At the Gates, Haunted and Witchery, as well as performing at Metal United Worldwide with Dreadnought, Envenomed and Fall and Resist, among others. With No Prisoners No Mercy they don’t reinvent the

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Dark Funeral - Lord Ahriman

Lord Ahriman And Heljamadr of Dark Funeral Discuss Their Message, Modern Music On 70,000 Tons Of Metal

We bumped into Dark Funeral‘s Lord Ahriman earlier in the day on the elevator on the Independence of the Seas. Without his stage attire and corpse paint, the guitarist isn’t immediately recognizable, save his height, black tinted sunglasses, Sigil of Baphomet t-shirt, and necklaces hailing all that is unholy. Dark Funeral had just played a massive set the evening before

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Hot and Heavy - April 5, 2019

Hot And Heavy: Week Of April 5

There are some great new releases out this week. Take a look at Hot and Heavy, take a listen to a few choice albums, and head down to your local record store to pick up a few! Albums Antropomorphia: Merciless Savagery (Metal Blade Records) Blind Monarch: What Is Imposed Must Be Endured (Black Bow Records) Corrosive: Nourished By Blood (Black Sunset / MDD)

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Hot And Heavy - March 15

Hot And Heavy: Week Of March 15

It is Friday, March 15, and metal is on our minds! Check out today’s new releases via Hot and Heavy, and get to your local record store and pick up some of these. Albums Ambrotos: Cosmic Annulus (Sleaszy Rider Records) Asthma Castle: Mount Crushmore (Hellmistress Records) Athanasia: The Order of the Silver Compass (Seeing Red Records) Black Therapy: Echoes Of Dying Memories (Black Lion

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Onslaught - A Perfect Day to Die - Cover

Onslaught Release “A Perfect Day To Die” Music Video

Onslaught won’t deliver a new album until later this year, but they sure as hell are ready to share some music. The band have been in the studio working on a new full-length – their first since 2013 – and they have now delivered the single “A Perfect Day to Die.” Guitarist Nige Rockett comments: We are super stoked to

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Inter Arma - Sulphur English - Promo

Inter Arma Stream Monster 12-Minute “The Atavist’s Meridian”

Never ones to shy from lengthy, ambitious compositions, Inter Arma have released a massive second single from the forthcoming Sulphur English. Entitled “The Atavist’s Meridian,” the 12-minute track spans Inter Arma‘s sonic diversity, and is yet another reason to be extremely excited about the new album. Sulphur English will be released April 12 on Relapse Records. The band will hit

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Hot and Heavy - April 19, 2019 - Banner

Hot And Heavy: Week Of April 19

Nothing like being a little blasphemous on Good Friday, right? Well, yes. And we are here to help. Check out this week’s new metal releases

Hot and Heavy - April 5, 2019

Hot And Heavy: Week Of April 5

There are some great new releases out this week. Take a look at Hot and Heavy, take a listen to a few choice albums, and

Hot And Heavy - March 15

Hot And Heavy: Week Of March 15

It is Friday, March 15, and metal is on our minds! Check out today’s new releases via Hot and Heavy, and get to your local