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Twitching Tongues stream new song “Kill For You”

Twitching Tongues are getting set to release their new album Gaining Purpose Through Passionate Hatred, and they are streaming their first single, “Kill For You,” now.  You can check it out below.

Gaining Purpose Through Passionate Hatred is set to be released on March 9th via Metal Blade Records.  It will follow up Disharmony, which was released back in 2015.



Slayer to embark on final tour

Metal icons Slayer have announced that, after 37 years together, they are “making their exit” with a “final world tour.”

The band made an announcement this morning, saying: “Slayer to tour the world one more time…,” and they confirmed on their official website that they will embark on what will be their final U.S. tour this summer, with support from Lamb of God, Anthrax, Behemoth and Testament. We’ll keep you posted as official tour dates come to light.

A 30-second video clip of Slayer confirming that they will embark on their final tour together can be viewed below.

Slayer’s most recent studio album, Repentless, was released in September 2015 on Nuclear Blast. It was their first album since 2009’s World Painted Blood, and their first one with Exodus guitarist Gary Holt as the replacement of the Jeff Hanneman, who died in 2013.



August Burns Red stream instrumental cover of “Last Christmas”

August Burns Red are currently streaming an instrumental cover of the Christmas classic “Last Christmas.” You can listen to it below.

The band’s latest release was album Phantom Anthem, which was released on October 6th, 2017, and serves as a follow up to the band’s 2015 album, Found in Far Away Places.



Protest the Hero announce ten year anniversary “Fortress” tour

To celebrate the tenth anniversary of critically acclaimed album Fortress from Protest the Hero, the prog-metal vets have announced a North American tour which will also head into Canada for eleven of the dates.

You will be able to purchase tickets starting tomorrow, December 1 at 10 AM EST here. A very limited number of VIP tickets will be available here as well.

The supporting acts of the tour will be announced in January of 2018.

Check out the dates below and remember to grab a pair of tickets!



Bring Me The Horizon releasing a compilation album of their Epitaph Records years

British metalcore act Bring Me the Horizon have announced they will be releasing a compilation record gathering the best tracks of the band’s first five releases. You can find the tracklist below.

Bring Me the Horizon 2004-2013 is set to be released on November 24th via Epitaph Records, with a vinyl release planned for February 9th, 2018. The five releases, spanning their history with Epitaph, are 2004 EP This Is What The Edge Of Your Seat Was Made For, 2006 debut album Count Your Blessings, 2008’s Suicide Season, 2010’s There Is a Hell, Believe Me I’ve Seen It. There Is a Heaven, Let’s Keep It a Secret, and finally 2013’s Sempiternal.



Benefit concert for Vio-Lence singer Sean Killian announced

Usually Dying Scene doesn’t cover thrash metal bands, but Sean Killian, the lead singer of the legendary Bay Area thrash metal band Vio-Lence, has been diagnosed with stage 4 cirrhosis of the liver.

Sean has been placed on a liver donor transplant list and is currently taking applications for a live liver donor. At this time the Bay Area metal community has come together to help one of their own. Fundraising has begun for Sean and his family.

A benefit for Sean, presented by The Sean Killian Charity Fund, “Killian on Command: An Evening of Vio-Lence” will take place on January 20th, 2018 at the Oakland Metro Opera House in Oakland, California, and will feature an all-star lineup of musicians performing Vio-Lence’s music. Scheduled to perform are members of Vio-Lence, Testament, Forbidden, Mordred, Death Angel, Exodus, Attitude Adjustment, and Fang, with more to be announced. King Arthur’s Bastard Son will serve as special guest of the show.

More details on “Killian on Command: An Evening of Vio-Lence” are available right here, and you can get your tickets at Eventbrite.

Get well soon, Sean!



Converge release music video for new song “A Single Tear”

Converge have released a music video for a brand new song “A Single Tear”. The song is taken from their upcoming album The Dusk In Us which comes out this Firday, November 3rd. Watch it below.

The band will begin touring next month in support of the new album, you can find a full list of dates below the video.



VIbrater (NYC Hardcore) release video for “Chameleon”

NYC punk act Vibrater have released their video for “Chameleon”, a track off their latest album “New Era of Terror” which came out back in May.

You can check out the video here.



Converge announce West Coast tour dates

Converge who release new album “The Dusk In Us” on November 3rd via Epitaph Records, have announced a West Coast tour in January to promote the record. You can check out the list of dates below. An absolute plethora of pre-order packages for the album are up now too.

The band recently streamed single “Reptilian” ahead of the release.



Converge premiere new song “Reptilian”

Converge recently premiered another song from their upcoming album The Dusk In Us. The track’s called “Reptilian”, and you can check it out below.

The Dusk In Us is due out on November 3rd through Epitaph Records.



Harm Done and Sex Prisoner announce split record, stream two songs

Nantes hardcore metal band Harm Done and Tucson powerviolence act Sex Prisoner have announced that they will be releasing a split album to go along with their upcoming European tour.

To get an idea of what to expect from the release, you can check out one song from each band below, along with the upcoming tour dates.

The split is set to be released on Straight and Alert Records and RSR Records for the European pressing, and Deep Six Records and To Live A Lie Records for the North American pressing .



August Burns Red release video for “The Frost”

August Burns Red are to release new album “Phantom Anthem” on October 6th – and following recent video “Invisible Enemy”, the metalcore veterans have released a video for another track from the record. You can watch “The Frost” below.

Pre-orders are up now.



Avenged Sevenfold continue expansion of “The Stage” with cover of Rolling Stones’ “As Tears Go By”

Avenged Sevenfold have released their newest cover in their expansion of their latest album, “The Stage.” The cover of the Rolling Stones’ “As Tears Go By” follows covers of the Beach Boys’ “God Only Knows,” Del Shannon’s “Runaway,” and Mr. Bungle’s “Retrovertigo.”

If you’re a fan of Avenged Sevenfold, the song, or gratuitous use of unnecessary artificial film grain, this video’s for you. Check it out below.



Danzig releases “Last Ride” music video

Danzig just released a new music video for “Last Ride”, taken from their latest album Black Laden Crown. You can check it out below.

Black Laden Crown, the band’s 11th studio album, came out back in May.



Avenged Sevenfold release cover of the Beach Boys’ “God Only Knows”

Avenged Sevenfold is continuing their expansion of their most recent album, “The Stage” with a cover of the Beach Boys’ “God Only Knows.”

“God Only Knows” is the fifth song from their expansion of the album, the others being “Malagueña Salerosa,” a Mexican folk song, a cover of Mr. Bungle’s “Retrovertigo,” “Dose,” an original song, and Del Shannon’s 1961 number one hit, “Runaway.”

You can check out the video of the new cover below.