Master Boot Record Books a European Tour for Next Fall

Italy-based electronic metal project Master Boot Record (MBR) will return to European stages in the fall for a full tour! Check the full routing below. Master Boot Record is helmed by technologist/producer/songwriter Victor Love (AKA Vittorio D’Amore). Founded in 2016, Love fuses heavy metal and synthesized electronic music to fabricate a sound that exists in a singular category of its own. The live shows see D’Amore taking the stage along with guitar virtuoso Edoardo Taddei on lead guitars and technical death metal drummer Giulio Galati and features stunning retro-visuals in a journey into demoscene, crack scene, and retrogaming.Continue reading

CONCERT REVIEW: Týr – Trollfest – Æther Realm – The Dread Crew of Oddwood Live at Sanctuary

The illustrious Nordic act, Týr brought their Battle Ballads headlining tour to North America and Motor City was one of their stops. The band is out promoting their new full-length album bringing along Trollfest, Æther Realm, and The Dread Crew of Oddwood with them. This highly anticipated month-long run designated the Sanctuary in Hamtramck, a neighboring borough of Detroit, to share all their fabulous folk festivities with.Continue reading

INTERVIEW: Jason Evans of Ingested Discusses “The Tide Of Death And Fractured Dreams” and UK Death Metal

In this episode, Ghost Cult Keefy chatted with Jason Evans of Ingested! Their new album “The Tide Of Death And Fractured Dreams” is out now via Metal Blade Records! Jason reconnected with us after some years to catch us up on the band, the new album, the many talented bands in the UK right now, and more!

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Category 7 (Armored Saint, ex-Anthrax, ex-Machine Head, Shadows Fall, Exodus) Sign with Metal Blade Records

Metal Blade Records has just welcomed all-star heavy metal band, Category 7, into the fold. The new band features vocalist John Bush, guitarists Phil Demmel and Mike Orlando, bassist Jack Gibson, and drummer Jason Bittner, all drawn from such legendary acts as Armored Saint, ex-Anthrax, Adrenaline Mob, ex-Machine Head, Violence, Kerry King, Overkill, Exodus, and Shadows Fall. An album is already planned for 2024. Keep reading below for more information on this new partnership.
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Dååth Share a Single and Video for “Ascension” – New Album “The Deceivers” Out Soon

Progressive death metal collective, Dååth, have just unleashed their latest single and video, “Ascension.” The track features a guest guitar solo from Dean Lamb (Archspire), and comes off their first new studio album in fourteen years, The Deceivers. The record is set for release on May 03rd via Metal Blade Records. Check out the video for “Ascension” below, and find out more.
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ALBUM REVIEW: Ingested – The Tide Of Death And Fractured Dreams

11Deathcore stalwarts, Ingested, once again release into the world their own blend of pig squeals, breakdowns, and hypnotizing guitar leads. This collection of slamming tracks makes up their eighth full-length album called The Tide Of Death And Fractured Dreams (Metal Blade Records). While the subgenre has fallen far from its once prominent standing in the heavy music world, the UK natives put together quality deathcore without trying anything too experimental. Ten tracks hit you right in the face for forty-five minutes before finally letting go.Continue reading

Cognitive Share a Single and Video for “Abhorrence” – New Album Coming Soon

Technical death metal troupe, Cognitive, have just shared their latest single and video, “Abhorrence.” It is also the title track is of their newly announced fifth full-length, set for release on May 17th on Metal Blade Records, following on from 2021‘s Malevolent Thoughts Of A Hastened Extinction. In May, the band hits the road with PaRtY-CaNnOn in Europe. Keep reading below for the new video and more.
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Allegaeon Releases New Standalone Single and Music Video “Iridescent” – Tour Dates with Decapitated, Septicflesh and Kataklysm Coming Soon

Colorado melodic tech outfit Allegaeon have unleashed their new stand-alone single, “Iridescent” accompanied by an absolutely unhinged music video, via Metal Blade Records. The band recently finished working on their seventh full-length album with longtime producer Dave Otero (Flatline Audio). Watch Allegaeon’s video for “Iridescent” here!Continue reading