'Go Down Swinging,' a new track by California classic metallists Holy Grail, is now streaming exclusively at MetalSucks. Check it out here. The song, which will not be included on the band's upcoming album "Ride The Void," will be released in North America only as the B-side to the group's new 7-inch single, "Dark Passenger," which will be available at the end of the month. You can pre-order a copy (available in transparent gold or black wax) at the Prosthetic webstore now. (For non-vinyl enthusiasts, "Dark Passenger" is also available now on iTunes.)
Brooklyn metallic post-hardcore quintet Primitive Weapons have just announced plans for an upcoming East Coast tour supporting the reunited '90s alt-rock/post-metal quartet Into Another (Hollywood Records/Revelation Records). Dates can be found below.
Doom metal trio Castle have completed their newest music video for "Storm Below the Mountain," a track from their new album "Blacklands." The video, which can be viewed below or by clicking below, was filmed in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada earlier this year. The band stated, "We had the opportunity to shoot the video in a very old cellar, complete with bats flying overhead. It was the perfect atmosphere, and thankfully, nobody needed shots afterwards."
Dallas progressive/tech-metal act White Arms of Athena have announced an upcoming trek of tour dates, which will focus primarily on the Western U.S. The run begins Oct. 16 in Oklahoma City, Okla., and will see the band perform alongside Picture It In Ruins and Arsonists Get All The Girls. Full dates can be found listed below.
Los-Angeles-based heavy rockers Holy Grail will celebrate the release of their new single "Dark Passenger" by playing an Oct. 20 show in Anaheim alongside the acclaimed tribute band Dio Disciples, which features former members of Dio, Judas Priest, Lynch Mob and more. From there, the band will hit the road for a four-week North American tour with Hellyeah. A list of currently confirmed dates is below.
'A Bit of Devil,' the acclaimed debut album by German heavy blues/classic rock quartet Zodiac, will be released in North America by Prosthetic Records on Oct. 22. The 84-minute deluxe digital version of the album will include all five songs from the band's self-released EP as bonus tracks, while all versions of the album will include the previously unreleased instrumental bonus track "Dying Done."
The Los Angeles quintet Holy Grail -- whose new single, "Dark Passenger," is now available on iTunes -- will support Hellyeah during a three-week tour that kicks off Oct. 23 in Waco, Texas. A list of currently confirmed dates can be found below.
Canadian progressive metal act Heaven's Cry have released a stream of their latest release, "Wheels of Impermanence," exclusively through the UK's Prog Magazine! The album, released last week in North America, is out today (Oct. 1) in the UK and Friday (Oct. 5) throughout Europe. This will be the third studio release from Heaven's Cry, who were originally formed in the early '90s, and the first new music from the band following a seven-year hiatus.