Metal Assault Records announces ‘Metal Assault Mixtape’, seeks Band Submissions

In case you can’t tell, curating heavy music is what we live and die for, and in that spirit, we are pleased to announce something we’ve been wanting to do for a long time but are now finally able to, with our own label. In summer 2019, Metal Assault Records will be releasing a mixtape compilation, simply titled Metal Assault Mixtape. Continue reading “Metal Assault Records announces ‘Metal Assault Mixtape’, seeks Band Submissions”

LA hard rock / metal group WORLDWIDE PANIC announces US Tour with Mushroomhead, Hellzapoppin | Metal Assault PR

Following the success of their Fall 2018 tour supporting Flaw and Smile Empty Soul, Los Angeles CA based hard rock / heavy metal group WORLDWIDE PANIC has announced a full 5-week U.S. tour to start their 2019 all guns blazing. Worldwide Panic will trek across the country as support act to alt-metal giants Mushroomhead and traveling rock ‘n roll circus sideshow Hellzapoppin, along with Cleveland, Ohio industrial metal band Ventana. Continue reading “LA hard rock / metal group WORLDWIDE PANIC announces US Tour with Mushroomhead, Hellzapoppin | Metal Assault PR”

DAWN FADES announces West Coast Mini-Tour, unveils new song “See” | Metal Assault Records

LA post-metal group DAWN FADES is releasing their self-titled debut album on February 8 via Metal Assault Records, and to promote the release, the band will embark upon a West Coast mini-tour in February-March, along with fellow LA post-metal band Karas as main support. This is in addition to the already announced album release show at the Old Towne Pub in Pasadena on February 16, also featuring Karas in the lineup. To go with this tour announcement, Dawn Fades is also hereby unveiling another track off of the album. Check out the tour dates and stream “See” using the bandcamp player below. Continue reading “DAWN FADES announces West Coast Mini-Tour, unveils new song “See” | Metal Assault Records”

Ticket Giveaway: Decibel Tour feat. Cannibal Corpse & Morbid Angel @ Fonda Theatre

The 2019 edition of Decibel Magazine’s annual extreme metal touring extravaganza features heavyweights Cannibal Corpse and Morbid Angel, along with support acts Necrot and Blood Incantation. The Decibel Tour is coming to Los Angeles for a show at Fonda Theatre on Thursday February 21. Continue reading “Ticket Giveaway: Decibel Tour feat. Cannibal Corpse & Morbid Angel @ Fonda Theatre”

Photo Gallery: New Years Eve @ 5 Star Bar

December 31 2018, 5 Star Bar, Los Angeles CA: Volume #2 of Metal Assault’s annual “New Years Eve Metal Madness” was held at 5 Star Bar last Monday, featuring an all-new, diverse lineup of hometown bands, headlined by acid doom rising force Old Blood and supported by hard rock outfit Sick Mystic, goth rock group The Faint Endless, thrashmongers Beyond The Roots and teenage rock ‘n roll sweethearts Speed Of Light. ’twas indeed a fun time and an apt way to ring in the new year. If you were there, you’re welcome. If you weren’t, our man C. Jones was on site to capture these killer stills for your viewing pleasure. View them below, and keep tabs on these bands as well as our upcoming events in 2019! Continue reading “Photo Gallery: New Years Eve @ 5 Star Bar”

DAWN FADES Releases Stunning new Music Video for “Freeze” | Metal Assault Records

Los Angeles post-metal band DAWN FADES is releasing their self-titled debut album on February 8 via Metal Assault Records, and the band has just unveiled a stunning music video for the lead single “Freeze”, premiered exclusively through Doomed & Stoned. Watch the video in its full 4K glory below. Continue reading “DAWN FADES Releases Stunning new Music Video for “Freeze” | Metal Assault Records”

Rivers of Nihil announce North American tour with Entheos, Conjurer, Wolf King

One of the finest tech death metal bands to have emerged in the last ten years, Reading PA group Rivers Of Nihil has announced a North American headline tour to support their stellar third full-length studio album, Where Owls Know My Name, released in March 2018 by Metal Blade Records. The March-April 2019 tour will also feature Entheos, Conjurer and Wolf King as opening acts. Continue reading “Rivers of Nihil announce North American tour with Entheos, Conjurer, Wolf King”