LA Black Metal Band WARWIND Signs with Metal Assault Records; Debut Album Coming This Fall

Metal Assault Records is pleased to announce its newest signing. Having already been selected as one of the featured bands on the label’s soon-to-be-released third mixtape, Los Angeles CA black metal group WARWIND has now joined the MAR roster as a full-fledged signing, and is set to release their debut album this Fall. Continue reading “LA Black Metal Band WARWIND Signs with Metal Assault Records; Debut Album Coming This Fall”

LIVING DARKNESS: ‘The Bishop’ Album Cover Art, Track Listing & Release Date revealed // Metal Assault Records

Following last week’s announcement of Los Angeles heavy metal group LIVING DARKNESS signing with Metal Assault Records, we are now pleased to reveal the cover art and details surrounding the band’s debut album. Continue reading “LIVING DARKNESS: ‘The Bishop’ Album Cover Art, Track Listing & Release Date revealed // Metal Assault Records”

LA Legends HAUNTED GARAGE to release ‘Slenderman’ Expanded EP Vinyl on Metal Assault Records

Metal Assault Records is thrilled to announce its next signing, a band that was first formed in 1985, a band that has its rightful place in the Los Angeles heavy metal history and legacy, a band that still to this day has a dedicated cult fanbase. Continue reading “LA Legends HAUNTED GARAGE to release ‘Slenderman’ Expanded EP Vinyl on Metal Assault Records”

My Dying Bride: The Best Metal Band that You (Might) Have Never Heard Of

What groups come to mind when you think of doom and goth metal? Names such as Paradise Lost, Katatonia and Anathema are likely to be mentioned. However, we need to keep in mind that some of the most groundbreaking artists are those which have kept a relatively low profile over the years. One perfect example of this observation can be seen in My Dying Bride. Just what defines this massively influential group? What makes their music altogether different from their contemporaries? Let’s take a look at why you should make it a point to listen to their earlier work in order to appreciate just how far they have come. Continue reading “My Dying Bride: The Best Metal Band that You (Might) Have Never Heard Of”

Metal’s Reach Outside of Music

What started as an offshoot of rock soon became a phenomenon that garnered people in droves. Metal today is more than just a music genre, it’s a community of people that appreciate the fine sound of a bass and powerful vocals that can rip a crowd to shreds. While it might sound a bit dramatic, metal has helped millions around the world find their voice. Surprisingly enough, metal has a much bigger reach than a lot of us expect. Here are just a few of the places you might not have known boast metal music regularly and drive new fans into the community. Continue reading “Metal’s Reach Outside of Music”

LA Heavy Metal Band LIVING DARKNESS Signs with Metal Assault Records

Metal Assault Records is absolutely ecstatic to announce its next signing. So far, the label has dabbled in various sub-genres of heavy music, from post-metal to stoner doom to speed metal to psychedelic rock to avant-garde black metal. It’s about time a true, traditional heavy metal band joined the roster, and that band is Los Angeles group LIVING DARKNESS. Continue reading “LA Heavy Metal Band LIVING DARKNESS Signs with Metal Assault Records”