TORMENTRESS from Sinagpore has signed with Inferno Records. Operation Torment is due soon.
EXODUS was rejoined by former guitarist Rick Hunolt on stage on December 20th at Slim’s in San Francisco for the songs, The Toxic Waltz and Strike Of The Beast. The band has joined CARCASS and DEATH ANGEL at METALLICA guitarist Kirk Hammett’s first annual horror convention.
Dark Descent Records will release Abysmal Thresholds, the debut from Finland’s CORPSESSED, on February 4th.
Finnish death metal band LIE IN RUINS will release a new album, Toward Divine Death, on February 4th through Dark Descent Records. It is a follow-up to 2009’s Swallowed By The Void.
NOCTURNAL BREED will release a new album entitled Napalm Nights on March 11th through Agonia Records. DARKTHRONE‘s Nocturno Culto makes a guest appearance.
Death metal band TRENCHROT will release its debut album, Necronomic Warfare, on February 18th through Unspeakable Axe Records. The band has been compared to ASPHYX.
AVULSED’s Dave Rotten has a demo for his solo project, ROTTEN. Cryptic Catacombs contains four songs of “utterly dark, heavy, primitive and cryptic death metal,”. The cassette-only release is now out.
VADER is at Hertz Studio in Bialystok, Poland recording an album for an early 2014 release. The new album, which is tentatively entitled Tibi Et Igni (Latin for ‘For You And Fire’) is due in the spring. This is the debut of drummer James Stewart.
After some ten years of inactivity Non Nobis Production is back and issued LEATHER SYNN’s self-titled 12” EP, HIPÉRION’s Hipérion Rise, XENOTAPH’s Rock Is The Force and DRAGONS KISS’ Somewhere Up In The Mountains.
Sundsvall, Sweden-based technical death metal band, SOREPTION, has announced February 18th, 2014 as the release date for its new full-length, Engineering The Void. It will be issued through Unique Leader.
Da Capo Press has announced June 24th, 2014 North American release date for LAMB OF GOD vocalist Randy Blythe’s memoir, Dark Days: My Tribulation And Trials.
Suspiria Records has issued SKYDANCER’s Land Of The Grim and LETHAL VICE’s Thrash Converters albums.
Ottawa, Canada’s melodic death thrashers CHARIOTS OF THE GODS has announced its participation in the Brutal Winter Fest Tour in Cuba. The band will also be joined by THE PRESTIGE (France), ALGEBRA (Switzerland), NO SUN IN SAN FRANCISCO (Switzerland) and MELTDOWN (Switzerland).
CRIPPLE BASTARDS has a new album on Relapse Records next month called Nero In Metastasi.
San Diego death metal band CARNIFEX will release its Nuclear Blast debut, Die Without Hope, on March 7th. The album was recorded at Audiohammer Studio in Sanford, Florida and produced by Mark Lewis.
CAVALERA CONSPIRACY has recruited bassist Nate Newton of CONVERGE. The man will play inn both groups.
SUFFERING IN SOLITUDE has released its debut full-length through Domestic Genocide Records. Titled A Place Apart, the 28-minute recording was recorded in Florida, Louisiana, California and South America.