Within Destruction & Filth join 2024 The Summer Slaughter Tour lineup

Despite some complaints about its metalcore-heavy lineup, the Summer Slaughter Tour is returning after a five-year hiatus. While earlier reports suggested bands like Dying Fetus, Suicidal Tendencies, and Biohazard would headline, the actual lineup has been confirmed,...

Falling In Reverse members sustain minor burns from pyro mishap at Sonic Temple

During Falling In Reverse's performance at the Sonic Temple Art + Music Festival in Columbus, OH, on Friday (17th), drummer Luke Holland and guitarist Christian Thompson sustained minor burns from stage pyro. The band's latest single, "Ronald," was interrupted and...

Founding Staind drummer Jon Wysocki dead at 53

We are saddened to hear that founding Staind drummer Jon Wysocki passed away on Saturday (18th) at the age of 53. His death was confirmed by his current band, Lydia's Castle, issuing the following statement: "On 5/18/2024 at 8:02pm, Jon Wysocki passed away surrounded...

Slipknot announces new song “Long May You Die” with new drummer Eloy Casagrande

Slipknot have confirmed the title of their new song, "Long May You Die," recorded during recent sessions featuring the band's latest addition, former Sepultura drummer Eloy Casagrande. In a social media post on Wednesday (15th), the band confirmed fan speculation...
New & Noteworthy: From Releases I Rise – 5/10/2024 – 5/17/2024

Album Review: Kerry King- ‘From Hell I Rise’

The legend of the accelerated guitars of thrash metal, Kerry King, releases his first solo album, From Hell I Rise, today (17th) via Reigning Phoenix Music, promising to be full of power and brutality. The former Slayer guitarist takes pen and paper to start writing...

Evergrey drummer Jonas Ekdahl leaves band

Evergrey drummer Jonas Ekdahl leaves band

Evergrey are gearing up for their new album, Theories of Emptiness, out June 7th via Napalm Records. The album already sounds phenomenal based on what's been released thus far, with singles "Falling From The Sun" and "Say." Unfortunately, with less than a month to go,...

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Visions of Atlantis fight “Monsters” in new video
Visions of Atlantis fight “Monsters” in new video

Visions of Atlantis have shared a video for their second single, "Monsters." The track is taken from their upcoming album, Pirates II – Armada, out July 5th via Napalm Records. Vocalist Michele Guaitoli comments: “We fought the raging storms, the most dreadful foes,...

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Anvil streaming new song “Truth Is Dying”
Anvil streaming new song “Truth Is Dying”

Canadian metal veterans Anvil are gearing up for their forthcoming twentieth studio album, One And Only, scheduled to arrive on June 28th via AFM Records. To give a taste for what's to come, the group has dropped their latest single, "Truth Is Dying." Frontman Lips...

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Evergrey unveil new single “Say”
Evergrey unveil new single “Say”

Evergrey have unveiled a video for their latest single "Say." The track is taken from their upcoming album, Theories of Emptiness, scheduled to arrive on June 7th via Napalm Records. The group comments: "’Say’ is one of those songs that immediately when we wrote the...

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New & Noteworthy: Cometh the releases – 4/19/2024

New & Noteworthy: Cometh the releases – 4/19/2024

New & Noteworthy is Metal Insider’s weekly column highlighting some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This New Music Friday will see the highly anticipated returns of Pearl Jam, The Ghost Inside and High On Fire, as well as big...

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New & Noteworthy: Release Ballads – 4/12/2024

New & Noteworthy: Release Ballads – 4/12/2024

New & Noteworthy is Metal Insider’s weekly column highlighting some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week will see the debut of Jakobs Castle, the return of classic rockers Blue Öyster Cult, Mark Knopfler and James, as well as new...

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