It’s been a while since we’ve heard from Murderdolls, the glam/punk/rock project featuring Wednesday 13 and Slipknot’s Joey Jordison. The band’s first release Beyond the Valley of the Murderdolls debuted in 2002, and now they’re back with a new album titled Women and Children Last which will be hitting store shelves in August. If you’re like many Murderdolls fans and need your fix NOW, you’re in luck because we have the premier of their latest track “My Dark Place Alone”. You can also catch the band TONIGHT at the Key Club in Hollywood, CA or at London’s O2 Arena on September 18th as part of Ozzfest UK. Read on to check out the new song!
Soulfly has made a new track from their upcoming album ‘Omen’ available as a free mp3 download. The song “Rise of the Fallen” features a guest appearance by Greg Puciato of The Dillinger Escape Plan. You can grab the band’s 7th album this May 25th from Roadrunner Records in either standard format or a special edition with bonus tracks.
Last year EVILE recorded a cover of “Cemetary Gates” for Metal Hammer’s Dimebag Darrel tribute album, and now you can grab it exclusively on iTunes.
Guitaris Ol Drake commented “Finally, people who don’t have the amazing Dimebag tribute issue, put out by Metal Hammer, can now download our cover of ‘Cemetery Gates’ on iTunes. Not only that, but you can also get the Japanese version of ‘Time No More’, only recently available on the Japanese release of ‘Infected Nations’.
“It was such an honour to be a part of the Dimebag tribute, and doing this track really meant a lot to Mike.
“I recently had the pleasure of speaking to Rex [Brown, PANTERA bassist] about a few things, from the ‘Gates’ cover which he enjoyed, to coping with a loss.
“I love the metal community!” READ MORE
A demo track/video featuring the song “My Time” and KoRn in the studio seems to have been floating around the internet for a while, our friends at SMNnews posted a youtube copy and now recently we were sent this video from an anonymous user. It sort of oozes the old school dissonant noisy KoRn that some of you probably punched holes in your bedroom wall to after your parents took away your Super Nintendo, but I’m not sure Jonathan Davis is still angsty enough to pull it off. Read on to take a listen and let us know what you think.
KoRn will be playing the main stage at this years Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival alongside Rob Zombie, Lamb of God, and Five Finger Death Punch. READ MORE
We teased you recently with a short clip of new Deftones material, and now you can download their first single “Rocket Skates” for free. Head over and grab the track to get an early taste of the band’s new album “Diamond Eyes,” which is set to hit stores on May 18th.
Fear Factory just made their entire new album “Mechanize” available for streaming online. Just one small catch, you have to help spread the word in order to hear it. The album is up on a site called Plugd and the first track is ready to go no strings attached. If you want ot hear more you’ll have to rate or comment on the track which will be posted as an update to your facebook or twitter.
Like A Storm lef their native New Zealand and moved to North America and pursue the rock n’ roll dream. After releasing thier debut album The End Of The Beginning they’ve toured with bands such as the recently reuined Creed, Staind, Shinedown, and Puddle of Mudd. The band strikes a balance between warm electronics and massive hard rock which Matt Brooks (vocals/guitar/programming) describes comprehensively. “It’s a big rock sound with a lot of different textures. Every time you listen to it, you’ll hear something new. It’s a combination of all of our favorite sounds – from heavy rock to electronic music.”
Bloody Disgusting recently caught up with Like a Storm for an interview and we’re happy to offer an exclusive MP3 download of the band’s single “Chemical Infatuation”. Read on to grab the track and for our full interview with the band. READ MORE
Smashing Pumpkins plan on offering their new album to fans for free one track at a time, and they continued on today by releasing track number 2, “Widow Wake My Mind”. You can listen to the new song on the band’s myspace or official site.
The album which is still a work in progress is titled “Teargarden by Kaleidyscope,” and is supposed to end up being a lengthy 44-tracks long. They released the first track titled “A Song For A Son,” on Dec. 7, 2009. READ MORE
Roadrunner UK will be offering up a new track from Rob Zombie’s upcoming Hellbilly Deluxe 2 to download for free. What’s the catch? You only have 24 hours to download it starting tomorrow, Thursday December 17th.
The album is set to release this February through Roadrunner’s Loud & Proud imprint, and we recently featured the track listing and artwork here.
Read on for the word from Roadrunner UK and how to download your copy of the track. READ MORE
As CHARRED WALLS OF THE DAMNED prepare for their self-titled debut album out February 2nd 2010 – the group is gearing up for their official release by unleashing a “radio spot” created by Richard Christy himself. The “radio spot” that is now being streamed via the band’s MySpace page features clips of the first single Ghost Town, taken from the band’s debut album, Charred Walls of the Damned.
“I am beyond excited about how the Charred Walls of the Damned album turned out. Tim, Steve and Jason all did an amazing job and I can’t wait for people to hear it! The songs are super heavy and melodic at the same time, and I think my fellow Metalheads will be pumped when they hear the album” comments drummer and founding member Richard Christy.
Vocalist Tim “Ripper Owens adds, “Well…I must say, I’m not sure what people are expecting from this CD. I mean it’s coming from the mind of a drummer and we all know the crazy things he does on the Howard Stern show. That being said…THIS WILL BLOW YOU AWAY, it is a Great CD! I love it!! All the way across the board… Nice Job Richard (and Carlos the Lizard)”
CHARRED WALLS OF THE DAMNED recorded a cover of the song Nice Dreams by the Minneapolis metal band Powermad as a bonus track for the Japanese release of the band’s debut album. US fans will have the chance to buy this track as well, as Nice Dreams will be made available on iTunes the day the album is released in the states, February 2nd 2010. READ MORE