MEGADETH has officially hired drummer Chris Adler (LAMB OF GOD) to play on the band's upcoming album.
A.J. Pero, best known as the drummer in the 1980s heavy-metal band Twisted Sister, has died.
Swedish death metallers AMON AMARTH have parted ways with drummer Fredrik Andersson after 17 years.
US-Rockers COLD have signed a worldwide deal with Napalm Records.
Destruction's longtime drummer, Vaaver, will not be able to complete the upcoming North American tour with Sepultura and Arsis
Fire From The Gods has released the lyric video for their new single "Eat"
SIX FEET UNDER announces Victor Brandt for HATEFEST tour 2015 featuring Marduk and Vader!
Chilean Death Metal legend SADISM have announced that songwriting process of their forthcoming (sixth) full length album has finished.
Multi-platinum rock band Alice In Chains has announced a headlining US summer tour set to kick off July 17th at the Starlight Theatre
Finnish metal cellists, Apocalyptica, have announced dates for a North American headline run in May/June, with support from Art Of Dying.
MOONSPELL first brought the dark flames to their native country - and then set the rest of the world aflame with milestone albums including Irreligious and Night Eternal.
Slough Feg is proud to announce the arrival of new drummer, Addison Filipczyk.
An official Facebook page has been launched here. The first taste of music from the dynamic duo can be heard below.
Saturday February 28th at 9PM Pacific time Society 1 will be performing live for a broadcast from an undisclosed location in Hollywood, CA.
ORGY are back and they are ready to take their world of chaos and insanity to the masses across North America starting March 25th.
Reigning queen of metal, DORO PESCH, is readying to kick off another stretch of US tour dates next week.
Sweden's Graveyard have announced their new bassist, Truls Mörck, who will replace Rikard Edlund from now on.
Chicago black/thrash metallers Scythe have announced a new bass player in Mike Drysch.
Sebastian Bach is "super excited to get Bach on the road in the West this April!
EXHUMED, are currently dispersing their disease throughout North America supporting co-headliners Napalm Death and Voivod.
On the heels of the recent cancellation of their Australian tour, EYEHATEGOD was regrettably forced to postpone their three-day run through Mexico as well.
TESTAMENT are announcing what will undoubtedly be the most crushing heavy metal tour to hit North America this spring
Massachusetts Metal act WITHIN THE RUINS flipped their van and trailer off an interstate in Pennsylvania yesterday afternoon.
Portland, Oregon-based doomsday cult, THE BODY, have announced an extensive tour itinerary including a major Spring tour with Full Of Hell.
French experimental/post-black metal band DECLINE OF THE I have revealed a new taste of their upcoming "Rebellion" album
At last nights Origin gig at the Cobra Lounge in Chicago, frontman Jason Keyser dislocated his finger.
POP EVIL have debuted a remix version of their #1 Active Rock single "Trenches," remixed by legendary hip-hop pioneer Darryl "D.M.C." McDaniels.
The Grammy nominees were announced today for the 2014 awards show.
Italian symphonic technical metallers Fleshgod Apocalypse have begun selling their own line of pasta.
In a new interview with Wayne Static, The Gauntlet asked about new material that Wayne is working on.
Crypt Infection will open for Morbid Angel and Abysmal Dawn at the Los Angeles, CA Morbid Angel date.
Ever wonder how to be a black metal vocalist? Karpizzle, lead vocalist from Stopith Signith, has a great tutorial on being über kvlt like him.
Right on time for the annual celebration of All Hallow's Eve, European kings of supreme Death/Black Metal BELPHEGOR, have uploaded the music video for "In Blood - Devour This Sanctity".
Pyrexia streaming new album "Feast Of Iniquity"
Brutal Brandy caught up with Death Angel guitarist Rob Cavestany at the band's San Antonio, TX tour stop.
Following the release of the new zombie infused Kataklysm video "Elevate", The Gauntlet asked guitarist Jean-Francois Dagenais about his plans should a zombie apocalypse happen.
Backstage video has been released of Justin Bieber taking time out from spitting on fans to sing "Fade To Black" by Metallica.
TEMPLE OF BAAL premier second new track off their upcoming album entitled "Verses Of Fire", due for release on October 29th in Europe and November 12th in North America via Agonia Records.
Wayne Static of Static-X has just announced a Xmas tour. The December tour will kick off on December 4 in Las Vegas, NV
Another new Korn track has leaked. You can check out "Mass Hysteria" inside.
Roadrunner recording group Trivium have revealed a brand new song, "No Way to Heal," off of their eagerly awaited new album, "VENGEANCE FALLS"
Montreal based death metallers Kataklysm have released another new track from their upcoming release, "Waiting For The End To Come."
The Gauntlet caught up with Carcass frontman Jeff Walker recently to discuss the bands new album, "Surgical Steel."
The Gauntlet caught up with Gwar mainman Oderus Urungus last week to chat about the band's new album "Battle Maximus".
Most people know that Jill Janus of Huntress was a DJ in her former, pre-metal life.
Lots of good stuff is being released next week.
The Gauntlet caught up with Ashes Of Ares drummer Van Williams (ex-Nevermore) to discuss the band's upcoming self-titled debut.
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