Tag Archives: Metal Hammer

Golden Gods 2015

Who are the Gods of Metal? Who are the ear-bitingly gnarly heavyweights that are up for the prestigious title of Metal Hammer Golden Gods 2015!? This year – in partnership with World of Warships, Orange Amplification presents the Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards – a celebration of the finest metal talent! It’s sure to be a big night for metalheads ...

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Carcass Surgical Steel Track-By-Track Part 2!

Extreme metallers Carcass have unveiled part two of their track-by-track discussion of Surgical Steel – ahead of its UK release on the 16th September. In the clip, guitarist Bill Steer and drummer Dan Wilding sit down to discuss the creative process behind tracks The Master Butcher’s Apron, Noncompliance to ASTM F 899-12 Standard and The Granulating Dark. Part one can ...

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DevilDriver stream new song,’The Appetite’

Groove metallers DevilDriver have debuted a new song from their upcoming sixth studio album. The lads chose to play the song, titled The Appetite, for the first time through the Metal Hammer magazine show on Team Rock Radio on Monday night and began streaming the song via SoundCloud shortly after. This new track comes from their upcoming album, titled Winter ...

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Amon Amarth to Headline Defenders Of The Faith Tour

Melodic death metallers Amon Amarth have been announced as the headliners for the fourth Defenders Of The Faith tour! Created by Metal Hammer, the mega tour will see death metal legends Carcass, Scottish heroes Bleed From Within and Hell rip up the UK this November alongside the Swedish metal mob. Of the tour, guitarist Olavi Mikkonen says, “November has never ...

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Heaven’s Basement Announce UK Tour

Alongside playing this year’s Download Festival and Metal Hammer’s Golden Gods’ Award ceremony, Heaven’s Basement have announce a headline tour of the UK. The band have recently toured with Black Veil Brides and received a lot of positive media attention. On top of that, they have been confirmed to play the main stage at Nass Festival, in Bath, on June ...

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Hammerfest V: In Fear of the Dragon Festival Review

In the fantastical world of Heavy Metal music, sights such as massive armour-clad Bushido warriors – rising like phantoms from icy mists- are not unusual. These demonic samurai figures, along with a number of other lurking ghosts, gruesome blood soaked zombies, evil vampires and associated monsters … made up the crowd at this year’s Hammerfest – Episode V “In Fear ...

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HIM Unveil Album Artwork and Track Listing!

Kings of goth HIM excited fans globally last week by unveiling the first details of upcoming album Tears On Tape. Now, with a sold out London show penned in the diary, they have revealed the album artwork and track listing for their eagerly awaited return. The album will be available on the 26th April 2013. As well as this, fans ...

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Interview with ALTAAR

ALTAAR is the creation of Andreas Tylden and Sten Ove Toft. Andreas Tylden has often been described as one of the most important characters in Norwegian hardcore during last decade. And Sten Toft has been described as Norway’s ‘king of noise’. Together, they have assembled an all-star team with ALTAAR . These Oslo, Norway based doom-masters are now considered to ...

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Man The Machetes Release New Album!

Norwegian rockers Man The Machetes have just unveiled their brand new album Idiokrati! Packed with high-octane anthems throughout, the release is dense with melodic guitars and aggressive vocals that have awarded them much critical acclaim thus far. With two singles already released, fans have eagerly been awaiting the release. “Norwegian firebrands develop their own line of (kvel)attack.” – 8/10 METAL ...

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AEON UPLOAD NEW STUDIO UPDATE!

Death metallers Aeon have posted up the second in a series of studio updates over on their official webpage, found HERE. This episode shows drummer Arttu Mallki smashing the hell out of his drumkit for upcoming album, “Aeons Black”! Metal Hammer Germany has also uploaded a stream of the album’s opening track, entitled “Still They Pray”,  so to get a taste ...

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