GHOST’s ‘Infestissumam’ Certified Gold In Sweden

“Infestissumam”, the sophomore album from Swedish occult rockers GHOST, has been certified gold in the group’s home country for sales in excess of 20,000 copies. Note: The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) in Sweden has revised the sales requirements for albums to reach gold status in the country twice in the last seven years — from the pre-2002 [...]

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BEHEMOTH To Release ‘Xiadz’ Limited-Edition Vinyl EP

Polish extreme metallers BEHEMOTH will release the limited-edition, hand-numbered 12-inch EP called “Xiadz” in November. The EP will be made avaialble in three vinyl colors. “Xiadz” is strictly limited to 500 vinyl copies worldwide and will not be available on CD. Black vinyl, black-gold splatter, and gold vinyl gatefold, 180-gram editions containing the previously unreleased tracks “Xiadz” and “Towards The [...]

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PHILIP ANSELMO’s ‘Drunken Show’ (Video)

A very intoxicated Philip Anselmo (DOWN, PANTERA, SUPERJOINT RITUAL, PHILIP H. ANSELMO THE ILLEGALS) was interviewed by EMP Rock Invasion on August 14 at the Summer Breeze festival in Dinkelsbühl, Germany. You can watch the chat below. Anselmo recently toured Europe with his backup band THE ILLEGALS — guitarist Marzi Montazeri (ex-SUPERJOINT RITUAL), drummer José Manuel Gonzales (WARBEAST) and bassist [...]

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EXODUS Singer Is ‘Extremely Shocked And Saddened’ By Fan’s Death At Buenos Aires Concert

Vocalist Steve “Zetro” Souza San Francisco Bay Area thrashers EXODUS has expressed his “shock” and “sadness” over the death of a fan at their concert in Argentina and has compared the experience to “losing a family member.” Gustavo Molina, who is believed to be around 25 years old, went into cardiac arrest and later passed away in an ambulance as [...]

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NIGHTWISH’s Next Album To Feature Guest Appearance By British Professor RICHARD DAWKINS

Famed evolutionary biologist and atheist writer/leader Richard Dawkins makes a guest appearance on NIGHTWISH‘s eighth studio album, due next year. Dawkins, who recently generated controversy with by claiming that “nice Christians” and “nice Muslims” might actually be making the “world safe for extremists,” joined the Finnish / Dutch / English symphonic metal outfit in an Oxford, England studio to lay [...]

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IN THIS MOMENT: ‘Sick Like Me’ Video Teaser

A teaser for “Sick Like Me”, the new video from IN THIS MOMENT, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band’s fifth studio album, titled “Black Widow”, which will be released on November 17. The CD was once again helmed by Kevin Churko (OZZY OSBOURNE, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, HELLYEAH, PAPA ROACH) at his The Hideout Recording [...]

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