Tag Archives: Destruction

Metal Insider’s Zenae Zukowski’s Top 20 Metal Albums of 2019

Posted by on December 23, 2019

  I try to follow the rules, but, once again, another year of good music has gone by, and I was able to narrow it down to 20 instead of 10. There are a bunch of variables that make me connect to a song or artist. Whether it’s the overall vibrations the sound leaves behind […]

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A conversation with Schmier on the next chapter of Destruction

Posted by on October 14, 2019

Destruction’s new album Born To Perish was released on August 9th via Nuclear Blast (read our review here and order the album here). The follow-up to 2016’s Under Attack officially marks the next chapter for these German Thrashers as they added Damir Eskic on lead guitar and have recruited Randy Black on drums. We caught […]

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Metal By Numbers 8/28: Killswitch unleash sales

Posted by on August 28, 2019

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Ever since Killswitch Engage got back together with Jesse Leach, each subsequent album release has always made me feel warm and fuzzy inside. I think it’s because of how everything worked out […]

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Metal By Numbers 8/21: Slipknot are your No. 1

Posted by on August 21, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   There really only a handful of hard rock/metal bands that are sure to take the #1 spot on the charts. Sure, many make it into the top 10, maybe 5. Hell, last week […]

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Ten music videos to check out this week – 8/9/19

Posted by on August 9, 2019

There are a ton of New & Noteworthy releases to explore every Friday and a lot of these come with music videos. We tend to narrow it down to five clips. However, this week is different as there are a total of ten videos that we think are worth checking out. 10) Epica premiere “Kingdom […]

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Destruction’s ‘Born to Perish’ features new lineup, richer sound and lots of shredding!

Posted by on August 6, 2019

If you’re not familiar with German thrash masters Destruction, it’s time you got to know them. Stop listening to your Arch Enemy and Machine Head because those bands have become tired and dull. Why not take a dive into thrash done right and go beyond the glamour and the absurd politics? Destruction, is a dirtier, […]

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Destruction set summer release date for new album

Posted by on April 25, 2019

German thrash metal outfit Destruction will be releasing their 15th studio album on August 9th via Nuclear Blast. Born To Perish will feature new additions Randy Black on drums and second guitarist Damir Eskic. Randy Commented: “I’ve recorded quite a few thrash records over the years but never have I laid down drum tracks this intense, […]

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Destruction are now a four piece as band welcomes new guitarist

Posted by on February 28, 2019

Destruction have been a three piece for quite some time. However, today (28th) these German thrash titans have recruited Damir Eskic as their second guitarist who will work alongside with Mike. To celebrate their new line up, the group are working on a new album, which is scheduled to be released in August 2019 via Nuclear […]

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Destruction officially announces Randy Black as new drummer

Posted by on July 19, 2018

Destruction have announced Randy Black (Annihilator, Primal Fear) as their new drummer. Earlier this year. these German thrashers parted ways with Vaaver and now, the group have revealed “the cat is out of the bag” with his replacement. The band have been touring extensively and finally had the time to share an announcement as Black’s […]

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Jungle Rot premieres new song “Fearmonger” ft. Destruction’s Schmier

Posted by on June 8, 2018

Death metal giants Jungle Rot have announced their overall tenth studio album will be released on July 20th. Today (8th) they premiered “Fearmonger,” the first track taken from the upcoming self-titled record that features Destruction vocalist/bassist Schmier. Vocalist/guitarist Dave Matrise commented about the song: “We covered the Destruction classic ‘Invincible Force’ some years ago and […]

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