American Nü Metal band Limp Bizkit have announced the 2024 Loserville Tour. The North American run will hit 24 cities next summer and feature an epic lineup of special guests – Bones with Eddy Baker and Zavier Wulf, N8NOFACE, and Corey Feldman will perform, and the legendary Riff Raff will host and MC each night. Kicking off on July 16 in Somerset, WI, the tour makes stops in Toronto, ON; Charlotte, NC; West Palm Beach, FL; Houston, TX and more before wrapping up in San Bernardino, CA at Glen Helen Amphitheater on August 24. Presale tickets will be available starting Thursday, December 7th, 2023. The general on-sale begins on Friday, December 8th at 10am local time at the link below.Continue reading
Following their Summer run crisscrossing the continent with their metal comrades in Ghost, Swedish heavy metal icons Amon Amarth will return to US and Canadian stages this Spring on the Metal Crushes All Tour 2024 produced by Live Nation; the band’s biggest North American tour to date! Direct support will come from Cannibal Corpse, Obituary, Frozen Soul.
After such a fine introduction to the albums that have soundtracked our 2023 (Part 1 – 75-41), we now get into the belly of the beast and plunge on through the never, a testament to the diversity and abundance of alternative and heavy music that availed and impressed us this year.
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Post-Hardcore supergroup Better Lovers (ex-Every Time I Die, Dillinger Escape Plan, END) return to the road this Spring for a month-long trek across North America, marking the band’s most extensive headlining tour to date. Tickets for all non-festival shows are on sale this Friday, 12/5/2023 at 10 am local time at the link below.
Italian Death Metal band Spiritual Deception has teamed up with Ghost Cult to share their new music video for the track “Beyond Perception and Matter!” The band will release their first-ever full-length release, Semitae Mentis. The album features guest contributions by Karl Sanders (Nile) and Luc Lemay (Gorguts). Semitae Mentis will be out on February 9, 2024, via Amputated Vein Records will release the album on physical formats, with Earache Records handling digital distribution. Watch the video here!
The emergence of bands like Misþyrming, Svartidauði, Naðra, and Almyrkvi have helped build the foundation of the Icelandic extreme metal scene to come into existence. Aside from the said bands I mentioned, now here we have Helfró as a part of the rising forces of the Icelandic extreme metal scene as well, being the formidable force in the world of Blackened Death Metal that they are.
With the announcement of their next album, Symphonic metal vikings, Leaves’ Eyes, have shared the long-player’s first single, “Forged By Fire.” The band’s ninth studio offering, “Myths Of Fate,” is set for release in 2024 with AFM Records.Keep reading below for the “Forged By Fire” video, album artwork, and more.
Heavy rock trio, Northern Heretic – made up of members from Kings Destroy, Eternal Black, Reign of Zaius, Begotten, Clothesline, and End of Hope, have just released their debut single “Killing Floor.” This is the first of four singles the band will be releasing through to 2024. Head into the article below to hear the new track and read more from Northern Heretic.
The World’s only all-female tribute to the “Metal Gods,” Judas Priestess, is set to join John Petrucci at a live event in Times Square, NYC, celebrating the Dream Theater guitarist’s new collaboration with Iron Smoke Distillery. Find more details in the article below.