Battlecross to release “Rise to Power” on August 21st 2015

Motor City thrashers Battlecross have just returned home from a successful trip to Bogota, CO, and nearly immediately upon returning, have launched a brand new song from their forthcoming album, “Rise to Power”! The new song, “Not Your Slave”, is streaming below. Pre-order bundles are  available here.

Desource announces new bassist and new EP

After the recent line-up changes, Prog Core Metal band Desource are really proud to announce the new bass player Flavio M.Cardozo and the release of the new EP “Ambition”.

Flavio used to be the bass player of the technical death metal band Hideous Divinity (Unique Leader Records) and now he's working on his first solo album. He will play with the band on stage for their upcoming live shows and in the studio as songwriter & player for the new album as well.

Scar Symmetry

Hi Per. Let’s cut right to the chase. Which things inspired you so as to deal with AI, robots, cryonics, cloning and the new technology in general?
P: We’ve written about similar things in the past, but never on this scale, and Henrik actually had something similar in mind for our last album before we decided to make it a concept album about the Illuminati, which obviously turned out as 2011’s “The Unseen Empire”.

Cavalera Conspiracy - Pandemonium

Well, did we need a third Cavalera Conspiracy album?! OK, some are shouting that we need it yeah yeah yeah… and some others do not give a shit about it. I think we’ve already had enough with all kinds of music projects which have nothing to offer musically or artistically… except for some extra bucks for the musicians and the labels’ pockets. That’s the story whether you like it or not.

Battlecross announces “Winter Warriors” headline tour 2014

Detroit, Michigan’s Battlecross are heading back out on the road this November and December. The band had previously been scheduled to perform on the recently cancelled Machine Head tour, and will now headline the US instead! Joining Battlecross on their winter romp are Wretched and War of Ages. The tour begins on November 26 in Grand Rapids, MI, and draws to a conclusion in Worcester, MA at the Palladium.

Embryo announces two guest drummers for Summer Festivals 2014

News from Embryo headquarters: "Hi guys, big news here!!! We have the great pleasure to announce who's gonna sit behind the drums of Embryo for the next summer festivals: in July, 11th we'll share the main stage of Masters of Rock in Czech Republic with David Folchitto (Stormlord) who will keep on cooperating with us for the upcoming new album promotional gigs. In July, 20th we'll play at Total Metal Festival with Federico Paulovich (Destrage)... we are extremely excited to have these two war machines with us on stage!!! Stay Tuned!!!".