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VISION OF DISORDER To Enter Studio In July

VISION OF DISORDER will enter Frankie Nasso's Staten Island-based Nova Studios on July 5 to begin tracking the follow-up to 2012's "The Cursed Remain Cursed". The album will be produced by Chris "Zeuss" Harris (AGNOSTIC FRONT, CROWBAR, HATEBREED, WHITECHAPEL) for a late autumn release via Candlelight. "We are so very happy to see the songs ...

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Video: CROWBAR Performs At Legendary Whisky A Go Go

Video footage of CROWBAR's June 6 performance at the Whisky A Go Go in West Hollywood, California can be seen below. CROWBAR's latest album, "Symmetry In Black", sold around 3,900 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 68 on The Billboard 200 chart. CROWBAR's previous CD, ...

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BATTLECROSS To Release 'Rise To Power' Album In August

Michigan thrashers BATTLECROSS will release their new album, "Rise To Power", on August 21 via Metal Blade Records. The CD was produced by Jason Suecof and mixed/mastered by Mark Lewis at Audiohammer Studios. Cover art was completed by Hungarian artist Péter Sallai (SABATON, SACRED STEEL). A brand new BATTLECROSS song, "Not Your Slave", can be ...

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CROWBAR: Pro-Shot Footage Of BRUTAL ASSAULT Performance

Professionally filme video footage of CROWBAR's August 7 performance at this year's edition of the Brutal Assault festival, which was held in Josefov, Czech Republic, can be seen below. CROWBAR's latest album, "Symmetry In Black", sold around 3,900 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 68 ...

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CROWBAR: 'Symmetry In White' Video Released

"Symmetry In White", the new video from New Orleans sludge metal veterans CROWBAR, can be seen below. The clip was helmed by Mike Holderbeast of Cement Level Studios (GOATWHORE, HIGH ON FIRE, EYEHATEGOD), who previously directed the band's video for the track "Walk With Knowledge Wisely". "Symmetry In White" is taken from CROWBAR's new album, ...

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Inked in Blood - OBITUARY

Following five years since their last album, "Darkest Day", death metal legends OBITUARY hit the Kickstarter campaign trail to fund their ninth outing, "Inked in Blood". Partnering up with Relapse Records, OBITUARY slings out "Inked in Blood" with current guitarist Kenny Edwards and bassist Terry Butler, both making their first appearances on an OBITUARY slab. ...

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CROWBAR: Fan-Filmed Footage Of Montreal Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of CROWBAR's September 17 performance at Les Foufounes Électriques in Montreal, Quebec, Canada can be seen below. CROWBAR's new album, "Symmetry In Black", sold around 3,900 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 68 on The Billboard 200 chart. CROWBAR's previous CD, 2011's ...

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TROUBLE, CROWBAR, Ex-DEICIDE/OBITUARY Members Join Forces In DEVIL'S HIGHWAY

DEVIL'S HIGHWAY, the new "supergroup" featuring vocalist Kyle Thomas (TROUBLE, EXHORDER), Ralph Santolla (DEICIDE, OBITUARY, DEATH), Steve DiGiorgio (TESTAMENT, SADUS), guitarist Matt Brunson (CROWBAR, KINGDOM OF SORROW) and Tony Laureano (DIMMU BORGIR, NILE), has begun recording its debut album at Vulture Lounge in Tampa, Florida and DDT Studios in New Orleans, Louisiana. Santolla is handling ...

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CROWBAR Interviewed By TotalRock At UK's BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR (Video)

Matt of TotalRock Radio conducted an interview with Kirk Windstein (guitar, vocals) and Matt Brunson (guitar) of New Orleans sludge metal veterans CROWBAR at this year's edition of the Bloodstock Open Air festival, which was held August 7-10 at Catton Hall, Walton-On-Trent, West Midlands, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. CROWBAR's new ...

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PHILIP ANSELMO, EYEHATEGOD, CROWBAR Featured In 'NOLA: Life, Death And Heavy Blues From The Bayou'

Noisey, the music arm of VICE, presents "NOLA: Life, Death And Heavy Blues From The Bayou", a seven-part series examining the people and the culture that helped foster bands like DOWN, EYEHATEGOD, CROWBAR, ACID BATH, GOATWHORE and many others. Launching on September 16, the series features appearances from names like Philip H. Anselmo (Housecore Records, ...

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CROWBAR's KIRK WINDSTEIN Speaks To GetYourRockOut At U.K.'s BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR (Video)

Felicity Hall of GetYourRockOut conducted an interview with guitarist/vocalist Kirk Windstein of New Orleans sludge metal veterans CROWBAR at this year's edition of the Bloodstock Open Air festival, which was held August 7-10 at Catton Hall, Walton-On-Trent, West Midlands, United Kingdom. You can now watch the chat below. CROWBAR's new album, "Symmetry In ...

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Constricting Rage of the Merciless - GOATWHORE

New Orleans black 'n death mongers GOATWHORE are back, and let's give a huge hand to the Big Easy, which sends us new slabs from these guys and CROWBAR within the same speck of time. GOATWHORE's sixth album, "Constricting Rage of the Merciless" and CROWBAR's "Symmetry in Black" are bipolar opposites in tempo, but they ...

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IX - CORROSION OF CONFORMITY

Having themselves a busy 2012 with their self-titled album and the "Megalodon" EP, CORROSION OF CONFORMITY returns with their ninth recording, "IX". With this boisterous and slackened album, Mike Dean, Woody Weatherman and Reed Mullin move toward a dirtier, cruder and at-times faster vibe. "IX" often flirts with MELVINS territory, even if the predominant songwriting ...

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CROWBAR's KIRK WINDSTEIN Doesn't Think PANTERA Reunion Will Ever Happen

During a recent interview with Portugal's Riff-Mag.com, CROWBAR frontman and former DOWN guitarist Kirk Windstein was asked if he thinks the much-rumored PANTERA reunion — featuring Zakk Wylde (BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, OZZY OSBOURNE) filling in for the late "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott — will ever come to fruition. "I know [former PANTERA and current DOWN singer] ...

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Symmetry in Black - CROWBAR

Having recently departed DOWN to devote his undivided attention to CROWBAR, Kirk Windstein hooks back up with Matthew Brunson, Tommy Buckley and Jeff Golden for the band's 25th anniversary and tenth album, "Symmetry in Black". Announcing in advance the emphasis on "Symmetry in Black" is going to be devoted to slow, slow and more slow, ...

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CROWBAR: 'Symmetry In Black' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Symmetry In Black", the new album from New Orleans sludge metal veterans CROWBAR, sold around 3,900 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 68 on The Billboard 200 chart. CROWBAR's previous CD, 2011's "Sever The Wicked Hand", opened with around 3,500 units to land at position ...

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ACE FREHLEY, DUFF MCKAGAN, DEE SNIDER, ALICE COOPER Featured In ARTISAN NEWS' REVOLVER Special (Video)

Artisan News has uploaded a 70-minute Revolver Golden Gods black-carpet special featuring "complete" interviews with: * Wendy Dio (Ronnie James Dio's manager/wife) * Dee Snider (TWISTED SISTER) * Mike Portnoy, Billy Sheehan, Richie Kotzen (THE WINERY DOGS) * 12 FOOT NINJA * James Michael (SIXX: A.M.) * DJ Ashba, Richard Fortus, Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal Bumblefoot ...

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Video Premiere: CROWBAR's 'Walk With Knowledge Wisely'

"Walk With Knowledge Wisely", the new video from New Orleans sludge metal veterans CROWBAR, can be seen below. Directed by Mike Holderbeast (DOWN, EYEHATEGOD), this is the first of two clip fans can expect to see from the band's new album, "Symmetry In Black", which came out this week. "For this video, we decided to ...

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CROWBAR's WINDSTEIN Slams Fan For 'Disrespecting' Him By Getting Up On Stage During MARYLAND DEATHFEST Set

**UPDATE**: Kirk Windstein has released the following statement regarding Thursday night's incident: "In regards to the fan jumping onstage during our set at Maryland Deathfest. The Maryland Deathfest organizers/venue do not allow fans to run on stage uninvited. That's their policy. They had barriers and security in plain sight to prevent that. If someone chooses ...

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