Tag Archives: Nile

Four new Albums recently revealed – 6/07/2022

Posted by on June 7, 2022

    From Massacre to Nile’s Karl Sanders, here are four new albums recently revealed:   01) Massacre – Mythos EP     MASSACRE To Release New EP, “Mythos,” on July 1st   Release Date: July 01, 2022 (pre-order) Label: Nuclear Blast Track List: 01) “Behind The Serpent’s Curse” (feat. Anders Odden of Cadaver) 02) […]

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Ten Tour and Events recently announced – 2/2

Posted by on February 2, 2022

  From seeing the lineup revealed for this year’s Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly to The Cult’s 2022 tour dates, here are ten tour, livestream, festival and events recently announced/updated.   01) Lineup revealed for 2022 Philadelphia Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Festival:  The lineup has been revealed for the 2022 Philadelphia edition […]

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Nile’s Karl Sanders to release new Saurian solo project music in 2022

Posted by on November 30, 2021

  Nile mastermind Karl Sanders’ solo project Saurian has signed a deal with Napalm Records. Sanders plans to release new Saurian music in 2022, which will be a follow-up to 2009’s Exorcisms.   Sanders comments: “I am just thrilled to death that we have signed up with Napalm Records for the new KARL SANDERS Saurian album. […]

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Nile announce 2022 Winter Tour; band signs with Napalm Records

Posted by on September 23, 2021

    Nile have announced their next chapter as the group signed a worldwide contract with Napalm Records. These metal legends have also revealed their official return to the road as they will embark on a U.S. headlining tour in early 2022 with support coming from Incantation, Sanguisugabogg and I AM. Tickets go on sale […]

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Nile, Primal Fear, Symphony X, Leaves’ Eyes, & Firewind issue statements on John Finberg

Posted by on October 5, 2020

  Another wave of bands has issued statements over the weekend on John Finberg following a MetalSucks report on a history of sexual assault, bullying, harassment, racism, etc. allegations against the concert booker and First Row Talent owner. Last week, bands addressed either cutting ties with Finberg or clarifying they’ve stopped working with him years […]

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Coronavirus: Nile & King Parrot Australia, etc. tour POSTPONED

Posted by on March 24, 2020

Nile were forced to postpone their Australian, New Zealand and Japan tour due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Read statement below:

“We have received the following press release from our Australian and Japan Promoters:
Due to ongoing developments with current world health issues, the continuously changing circumstances, and with the best interests and well being of everyone involved, SOUNDWORKS DIRECT sadly has no option but to postpone the upcoming NILE tour.
This has been another incredibly difficult decision to make, but one we feel is the best to make at this point in time.
Ticket purchasers will receive a refund via point of purchase.
We urge everyone to please be patient during the refund process.
We sincerely apologize for all disappointment and inconvenience caused by these decisions made.
We are 100% committed to rescheduling these tours to a later time frame when world health issues settle.
April 22 – Perth, Badlands
April 23 – Canberra, The Basement
April 24 – Sydney, Crowbar
April 25 – Brisbane, Woolly Mammoth
April 26 – Melbourne, Max Watts
April 28 Wellington NZ, SAN FRAN
April 29- Auckland NZ, Galatos
In addition our Japanese dates below:
April 17 Tokyo club Cyclone
April 18 Tokyo Club Garret
April 19 Osaka AMhall
Japan dates are also postponed until later dates to be announced once we are able to re-confirm Australia and New Zealand.
*For Japan: The Ticket Holders / fans can keep their ticket for the upcoming tour as they will still be valid.
Once the new dates are announced if people cannot attend, promoters will refund the ticket price to them.”

Additionally, King Parrot’s Thrash Blast Grind Australian tour with Exhumed, King, and Theories has been postponed.

“Unfortunately Thrash Blast Grind tour is postponed. Mojo Burning in Brisbane postponed too.
Not sure on our other shows in Wollongong and Katoomba but it ain’t looking good. Stay safe out there guys and take care of your families. We’ll be back to the grind as soon as we can. Guess we better finish writing this new record… in isolation!”


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Nile announce North American fall Tour

Posted by on February 20, 2020

  Nile have announced the Vile Nilotic Rites Part II North American tour. The extensive trek is scheduled to kick off on September 26th in Durham, NC and will run through November 14th in Monterey. Tickets go on sale tomorrow (21st) at this location.  Karl Sanders comments: “The members of NILE had such a blast […]

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GoFundMe set-up to cover late ex-Divine Heresy bassist’s funeral expenses

Posted by on January 30, 2020

Following the sudden death of former Divine Heresy bassist Joseph Payne on Friday (24), a GoFundMe has been launched to cover his funeral expenses. “Joe was just 35 when he tragically passed away January 24th, 2020,” starts the description of the GoFundMe, written by organizer Whitney Nicole. “He was an incredibly loving fiance, son, brother, […]

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Former Nile/Divine Heresy bassist Joseph Payne has died

Posted by on January 25, 2020

We are saddened to report, former Nile and Divine Heresy bassist Joseph Payne has died. He was only 35 years old. No cause of death has been released to the public. The news of his passing was confirmed by his former Divine Heresy bandmate, guitarist Dino Cazares (Fear Factory), who issued the following statement on […]

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Metal By Numbers 1/8: New music to listen to

Posted by on January 8, 2020

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Dave Mustaine once sang these lyrics in the Megadeth classic “Sweating Bullets”: “Hindsight is always 20-20 / But looking back it’s still a bit fuzzy.” That’s what popped into my head when I […]

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