Warbringer announces ‘Waking Into Nightmares’ Shows

Los Angeles thrash stalwarts Warbringer have announced three very special headline shows for April 2018, wherein they will perform their 2009 sophomore full-length ‘Waking Into Nightmares’ in its entirety, as a treat to longtime fans as well as a tribute to recently deceased ex-drummer Nic Ritter. Check out the dates below, along with a statement from vocalist John Kevill: Continue reading “Warbringer announces ‘Waking Into Nightmares’ Shows”

Meshuggah announces North American Mini-Tour with Code Orange, Toothgrinder

Swedish extreme metal giants Meshuggah have announced a short North American headline run leading up to their appearance on the 2018 edition of the 70000 Tons Of Metal Cruise. This mini-tour also features support acts Code Orange and Toothgrinder. Check out the dates below. Tickets to all shows go on sale Friday December 8th. Continue reading “Meshuggah announces North American Mini-Tour with Code Orange, Toothgrinder”

Watain announces North American Tour with Destroyer 666

Swedish black metal band Watain has announced their first full tour in support of their upcoming album ‘Trident Wolf Eclipse’ (due out January 5 via Century Media). The band will be headlining venues across North America in February-March 2018 with support act Destroyer 666, plus more to be announced. Check out the dates for the ‘Pandemoniac Wolf March’ below. Tickets for all shows go on sale Friday December 1. Continue reading “Watain announces North American Tour with Destroyer 666”

Wacken Metal Battle USA set to make West Coast debut; Band Submissions for 2018 Now Open

After its inaugural edition which saw participation from Philadelphia and Boston, the Wacken Metal Battle USA is back, bigger and better! Its second edition will witness bands from various cities battle it out for one coveted spot to represent the USA in the global battle at Wacken Open Air 2018, and the USA battle is all set to makes its debut on the West Coast, with Los Angeles and San Diego already among the confirmed cities, along with Philadelphia, New York, Tampa Bay and Orlando. And what’s more, your favorite metal portal Metal Assault is not only a media partner for the event series, but has also been chosen as the city promoter for Los Angeles! Continue reading “Wacken Metal Battle USA set to make West Coast debut; Band Submissions for 2018 Now Open”