Exclusive Track Premiere: Living Darkness – Destructible

Los Angeles’ finest new band in the modern wave of old-school traditional heavy metal, is Living Darkness. The group has recently started gigging in the local scene and already created a strong impression with their music and performances. Punctuated by soaring clean vocals, dual lead guitar attack and a powerful rhythm section, Living Darkness has the potential to do great things in this genre. They are now ready to unveil their debut single, “Destructible”, and Metal Assault is pleased to bring you the exclusive premiere. Listen to the song below:

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Exclusive Premiere: Soul Grinder – Hunting the Prophecy (Music Video)

Hailing from Portland, Oregon, SOUL GRINDER is one of the fastest rising and most noticeable extreme metal acts to have emerged in the last three years. The trio of Alex Avery (guitar), April Dimmick (vocals and bass) and Kevin Ross (drums) present their brand of impeccable musicianship with undeniably entertaining and compelling visual imagery. Soul Grinder is releasing their debut full-length, The Prophecy of Blight, today, July 5 2019. Metal Assault is more than thrilled to run an exclusive premiere of the music video for the song “Hunting the Prophecy”, which features on the album. Watch it in all its glory below, and be on the lookout for much more from Soul Grinder in the immediate future. Continue reading “Exclusive Premiere: Soul Grinder – Hunting the Prophecy (Music Video)”

Exclusive Album Premiere: Austin TX Stoner Punk / Rock ‘N Roll Trio AMERICAN SHARKS Return with ’11:11’

AMERICAN SHARKS made an emphatic arrival into the world of heavy music with their 2013 self-titled debut album and subsequent touring with bands such as GWAR, Clutch, The Sword, Red Fang, Big Business, Corrosion of Conformity and others. It was at the House Of Blues Sunset Strip (R.I.P.) on their 2013 tour with Clutch and The Sword when we first discovered American Sharks, and they left an indelible impression with a high-octane exhibition of their self-created blend of stoner fuzz, punk and rock ‘n roll. Continue reading “Exclusive Album Premiere: Austin TX Stoner Punk / Rock ‘N Roll Trio AMERICAN SHARKS Return with ’11:11’”

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”

Exclusive Premiere: Nyctophile – We Are The Darkness (Music Video)

Metal Assault is pleased to bring you another exclusive premiere, this one featuring Los Angeles based melodic death metal group Nyctophile. They released their debut full-length “We Are The Darkness” earlier this year, and have proven themselves as one of the more promising extreme metal bands to have emerged in the LA underground over the past two years. It is for good reason that the band is playing one of our own upcoming events, Saturday December 8 at 5 Star Bar. Here is your first look at the music video for the album’s title track. Check it out, and keep tabs on Nyctophile for lots more scintillating melo-death! Continue reading “Exclusive Premiere: Nyctophile – We Are The Darkness (Music Video)”

Exclusive Track Premiere: Our Dying World – Post Mortem

Our Dying World is the newest rising force amidst the vast plethora that is the Los Angeles metal scene. Formed by guitarist Tom Tierney in the year 2018 itself, Our Dying World is now ready to unleash their debut single, “Post Mortem”, showcasing the talents of vocalist David Ainsworth, as well as Raymond Sanchez of fellow LA band Thrown Into Exile, in the form of a guest guitar solo. Metal Assault is pleased to bring you the exclusive premiere, right here, right now. Listen to this skull-crushing, face-melting track using the Soundcloud player below. Continue reading “Exclusive Track Premiere: Our Dying World – Post Mortem”

Track Premiere: LA Instrumental Doom band Goliathan debuts “Albion”

Los Angeles based instrumental doom / post-rock group GOLIATHAN is releasing their new album Albion on November 16 via Metal Assault Records, and has revealed its title track, now streaming right here on Metal Assault. Listen to the track in its full glory using the SoundCloud player below. Continue reading “Track Premiere: LA Instrumental Doom band Goliathan debuts “Albion””