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April 12, 2022
MACHINE HEAD RELEASE NEW SINGLE OFF THEIR UPCOMING ALBUM

Bay Area metal titans Machine Head has announced the details of their forthcoming tenth album, the immense and unapologetic, Of Kingdom And Crown, coming August 26th via Nuclear Blast x Imperium Recordings. The debut of the first video from the album, the ferocious "Choke On The Ashes Of Your Hate" can be viewed below.

April 12, 2022
TESTAMENT - FAN-FILMED FOOTAGE OF FIRST REUNION SHOW WITH DRUMMER DAVE LOMBARDO

TestamentExodus and Death Angel kicked off The Bay Strikes Back Tour 2022 on April 9th at the Fremont Theater in San Luis Obispo, California.

The concert marked Testament's first show with drummer Dave Lombardo (Slayer) since he rejoined the group earlier this year, replacing Gene Hoglan (Strapping Young Lad).

April 10, 2022
TESTAMENT FRONTMAN CHUCK BILLY ON THE RETURN OF DRUMMER DAVE LOMBARDO - "IT FELT SO NATURAL GETTING DAVE BACK; WE'RE COMFORTABLE"

Testament frontman Chuck Billy recently guested on The Cassius Morris Show and discussed the making of the band's new album, as well as the reurn of drummer Dave Lombardo to the fold. Check out the in-depth interview below.

On the dynamic within the band now that Lombardo has rejoined the line-up

April 10, 2022
SEPULTURA - FAN-FILMED VIDEO OF ENTIRE SAN DIEGO SHOW FEATURING ANGRA DRUMMER BRUNO VALVERDE STREAMING

Below is fan-filmed video of Sepultura's entire April 6th show at the House Of Blues in San Diego, CA.

It was the band's first show with Angra drummer Bruno Valverde behind the kit, who was sitting in for Eloy Casagrande, who was forced to drop off the band's North American tour after breaking his leg a few days earlier in El Paso, TX.

April 08, 2022
KREATOR PREMIER VIDEO FOR THEIR NEW SINGLE

The mighty Kreator recently announced that their fifteenth studio album, Hate Über Alles, will be released on June 3. Five years after their highly acclaimed album Gods Of Violence, peaking at #1 in the German album charts, the genre-defining band are proud to present this 11-track behemoth. Today, the band releases the second single and video, for the track "Strongest Of The Strong".

April 02, 2022
MUNICIPAL WASTE TO RELEASE ELECTRIFIED BRAIN ALBUM IN JULY; FIRST SINGLE "GRAVE DIVE" STREAMING

Richmond's hard-partying, thrash metal maniacs, Municipal Waste, will release their seventh studio album, Electrified Brain, on July 1 via Nuclear Blast. Today, the band has revealed the cover artwork by James Bousema, tracklisting and the single "Grave Dive".

Electrified Brain marks Municipal Waste's first album in five years, following the release of their 2017 record Slime and Punishment. And don't think they've slowed down in the years since.

April 01, 2022
SUICIDAL ANGELS RETURN TO NUCLEAR BLAST RECORDS; BAND TO HIT THE STUDIO IN APRIL

Greek powerhouse, Suicidal Angels, are happy to announce their return to the Nuclear Blast family, after over a decade.

The band around mastermind Nick Melissourgos has been busy lately with writing the new album and is now ready to hit the studio in Athens in April.

March 31, 2022
DAVE MUSTAINE REVEALS RELEASE DATE FOR NEW MEGADETH ALBUM FEATURING STEVE DI GIORGIO ON BASS

Speaking today with SiriusXM's Jose Mangin (curator/host of Liquid Metal and Octane), Megadeth leader Dave Mustaine revealed that the band's forthcoming album, entitled The Sick, The Dying... And The Dead, will be released on July 8.

And that's not all... Mustaine also confirmed that the bass parts on the album were recorded by none other than Steve Di Giorgio (Testament, Death, Sadus)!

March 23, 2022
METALSHOCK RADIO SHOW 23/3/22 PLAYLIST

1. SteelWitch - The Witch Is Back (6:17)
2. Blackslash - Midnight Fire (4:18)
3. Powergame - Midnite Steel (5:22)
4. Stray Gods - Naked In The Fire (3:57)
5. Fury - Sunrise (4:57)
6. AQuilla - The Awakening (5:55)
7. Sin Starlett - Straight and Ready (5:49)
8. Venator - Howl at the Rain (5:05)
9. Gauntlet Rule - The Caneham House (4:15)
10. Charger - Running Out Of Time (3:07)
11. Mamorlis - Wolfric the Wild (5:20)

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