Megnyitott a 12. Hegyalja Fesztivál

2011. Júl 13, 18:07 :

Délután négy órakor megnyitott a Hegyalja Fesztivál. A kempingek már két napja várják a fesztiválozókat, így a fesztiválterület nyitásakor már több ezer sátor ölelte körül a zenei színpadokat. Az elkövetkező négy napban, többek között, a Slayer, a Ladytron, a Mastodon, a Kosheen lép fel a fesztiválon, de már ma este is nagy durranásra számíthatnak a fesztiválozók, hiszen a Scooterrel melegíthetnek be a tokaji zenés nyaralásra.

Tegnap este még szúnyogírtással is gondoskodtak a szervezők arról, hogy a felhőtlen zenei élményt a vérszívók se akadályozhassák meg. A felhőtlen jelző szó szerint értendő, hiszen jelenleg és az időjárás-előrejelzések szerint is a fesztivál teljes idején napfényes idő és enyhe éjszakák várják a hegyaljásokat. A fesztiválterületen is időre befejeződött minden munka, így a nyitást követően, hagyományosan este 6-tól a Beatricével indul a Hegy' Nagyszínpad, a fesztivál új helyszínét, az MR2 Furmint Klubot pedig stílusosan, borkóstolóval avatják fel a fesztiválozók.


Hot News – Weedeater's "Mancoon/Turkey Warlock" Video Has Been Unleashed!

2011. Júl 13, 17:49 :

Cape Fear's raging trio WEEDEATER have today unleashed their freshly-baked "Mancoon/Turkey Warlock" video to the masses, and this one is a must-see.

The video is for the segued third and fourth tracks from the band's latest full-length, Jason... The Dragon.

WEEDEATER and their team were going for a "Deliverance meets Scooby-Doo and Three Stooges kind of vibe" on the direction of the video, and unquestionably succeeded in that! Presented as part of Scion's A/V series, the whimsical but freakishly dark video was captured in the swampy backwoods in the band's backyard by David Brodsky of My Good Eye Visuals, who has directed videos for Suffocation, Misery Index, Amon Amarth, Hate Eternal, Municipal Waste, Unearth, Goatwhore and dozens of other national acts. Stated the WEEDEATER camp in a recent update about the filming of the video: "After viewing, those of you from the old-school might recognize that some portions of the filming took place out in the swamps of Hampstead at the old Weedeater house (thanks, Jimmy!). Aside from the water moccasins, the alligators and the giant Hampstead mosquitoes, we couldn't have asked for a more suitable location."


Hot News – Suicide Silence: Premiere New Track “Witness The Addiction” Featuring Jonathan Davis On MTV’S Clutch!

2011. Júl 12, 22:04 :

SUICIDE SILENCE has just premiered a new track “Witness The Addiction” on MTV Clutch (US). The song which features Jonathan Davis is from the forthcoming full-length “The Black Crown” which drops next Monday, July 18th on Century Media in Europe and today, Tuesday July 12th in the US. Check out the track here: href="

Currently touring the US on The Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival tour with labelmates In Flames as well as Disturbed, Machine Head, Megadeth and more, SUICIDE SILENCE will return to Europe as headlining act on this year's Impericon Never Say Die! Tour 2011, so have a look at the dates below:


Hot News – Nightmare to stream Crimson Glory cover version and reveal new album title

2011. Júl 12, 21:51 :

NIGHTMARE have recorded a cover version of the song "Where Dragons Rule", taken from the legendary CRIMSON GLORY album "Transcendence", as a tribute to vocalist Midnight. The former CG frontman Midnight (real name: John Patrick Jr. McDonald) passed away on Wednesday, July 8th, 2009 due to a "total kidney and liver failure." He was 47 years old. Today is the anniversary of his death and that's why this exclusive tribute from NIGHTMARE featuring an extraordinary vocal performances by vocalist, Jo Amore, is made available online - HERE.

In the meantime, NIGHTMARE already started the recordings of their new full length album to be entitled "Mercury Rain" and planned to be released in March 2012 via AFM Records.

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Hot News – SOiL reunited with original singer Ryan McCombs

2011. Júl 12, 21:48 :

SOiL along with co-headliners Puddle Of Mudd will embark on a full UK tour beginning this October 14th in London for twelve shows.

SOiL returns to the UK with their original lead singer and founding member Ryan McCombs (on loan from the band Drowning Pool) and fellow founding members Tim King (Bass) and Adam Zadel (Lead Guitar). For Puddle Of Mudd, these upcoming shows will be the first time the band has toured the UK since 2002.
"The UK has always been a true home for SOiL" states bassist Tim King. "To also have Ryan (McCombs) singing and to be sharing the stage with Puddle of Mudd will be something special for both us and the fans.”

“After the fantastic reception we got at Download this year, we’re excited to be coming back for our first proper UK run in years,” commented Puddle Of Mudd lead guitarist Paul Phillips. “We played a bunch of shows back in the day with SOiL so it’s gonna be nice to be on the road with them for this run.”

SOiL has confirmed a set list comprised of select cuts from the Scars and albums, along with a surprise song from the debut Throttle Junkies release. The band’s breakthrough album Scars (featuring the hits “Halo” and “Unreal”) was released Sept 11, 2001, making 2011 the 10th anniversary of the release.


Hot News – Season of Mist news: Sólstafir – DMTMC – Minushuman – The Dillinger Escape Plan

2011. Júl 12, 21:28 :


As previously announced, SÒLSTAFIR just joined Season of Mist's roster. The Icelanders' new album is entitled "Svartir Sandar" and has been scheduled for an October 14th release (October 18th in North America). More news soon!


Season of Mist is proud to announce that "I Declare : Treason", DOCTOR MIDNIGHT & THE MERCY CULT 's debut album, entered the Norwegian charts!
DMTMC is the supergroup born from the union of Hank von Helvete (ex TURBONEGRO), Tim Skold (ex MARILYN MANSON, KMFDM, SHOTGUN MESSIAH), Anders Odden (ex CELTIC FROST, SATYRICON, APOPTYGMA BERZERK), Audun Stengel (ex APOPTYGMA BERZERK) and David Husvik (ex EXTOL).


Hot News – Rëx Mündi: Album details disclosed

2011. Júl 12, 21:21 :

The title, artwork and full tracklisting of RÊX MUNDI's forthcoming first album are now disclosed. Recorded, mixed and mastered at Null Set Studios"IHVH" is raw, ancient Black Metal of the highest calibre, conjuring occult sciences from sacred seals to impart secret wisdom and provide a more truthful account of God's alleged interaction with man. Tracklisting is as follows:

1 - J'imagine (Be-Reshit)
2 - Naphtali
3 - The Flesh Begat
4 - Pious Angels (Sefer Seraphim)
5 - Patrimoine Génétique
6 - Bloodline Imagery (Achieving Synthesis With Hokhmah)
7 - Raising My Temples

Two songs can be located for listening on the label's website by clicking the following links : Naphtali / The Flesh Begat.

The album will be available on CD on September 16th (October 4th in North America).