Album Releases June 21st

August Burns Red – Leveler (Solid State)
The Black Dahlia Murder – Ritual (Metal Blade)
The Crimson Armada – Conviction (Artery)
Death – Human Re-Release (Relapse)
Dekapitator – We Will Destroy, You Will Obey Re-Release (Relapse)
Devin Townsend Project – Deconstruction (Inside Out)
Devin Townsend Project – Ghost (Inside Out)
Ed Gein – Bad Luck (Black Market Activities)
Elitist – Fear In A Handful Of Dust (Season Of Mist)
Fit For An Autopsy – The Process of Human Extermination (Black Market Activities)
In Flames – Sounds Of A Playground Fading (Century Media)
General Surgery – Necrology Re-Release (Relapse)
Gentleman’s Pistols – At Her Majesty’s Pleasure (Rise Above)
Helms Alee – Weatherhead (Hydra Head)
Jungle Rot – Kill On Command (Victory)
Night Ranger – Somewhere In California (Frontiers)
Pain – You Only Live Twice (Nuclear Blast)
Planks – The Darkest of Grays/Solicit to Fall (Southern Lord)
Seven Sisters of Sleep – Seven Sisters of Sleep (Southern Lord)
S.O.S. – I Owe You Nothing EP (Good Fight)
Sourvein – Black Fang (Candlelight)
Symphony X – Iconoclast (Nuclear Blast)
Vanna – And They Came Bearing Bones (Artery)
Voivod – Warriors Of Ice Live (Sonic Unyon)
White Wizzard – Flying Tigers (Earache)
Wolverine – Communication Lost (Candlelight)
Xibalba – Madre Mia Gracias Por Los Dias (Southern Lord)

Album Releases June 7th

AC/DC – Let There Be Rock DVD (Warner)
Amorphis – The Beginning Of Times (Nuclear Blast)
Anathema – We’re Here Because We’re Here (The End)
Ancient VVisdom – A Godlike Inferno (Shinebox)
Arch Enemy – Khaos Legions (Century Media)
Avantasia – The Flying Opera Live DVD/CD (Nuclear Blast)
Barn Burners – Bangers II: Scum Of The Earth (Metal Blade)
Behemoth – Abyssus Abyssum Invocat (Metal Blade)
Black September – The Forbidden Gates Beyond Re-Release (Prosthetic)
Brent Hinds Presents – Fiends Without A Face and West End Motel (Rocket Science)
Cerebral Bore – Maniacal Miscreation (Earache)
Chrome Division – 3rd Round Knockout (Nuclear Blast)
Crashdiet – Generation Wild (Frontiers)
Dr. Midnight and The Mercy Cult – I Declare Treason (Season Of Mist)
Elevate: I Am – The Ghost Eclipse Sessions (ALF)
Engineer – Crooked Voices (Black Market Activities)
Falconer – Armod (Metal Blade)
Gigan – Quasi-Hallucinogenic Sonic Landscapes (Willowtip)
Hammerfall – Infected (Nuclear Blast)
Iron Maiden – From Fear To Eternity: The Best Of 1990-2010 (Universal)
Job For A Cowboy – Gloom EP (Metal Blade)
Karma To Burn – V (Napalm)
Khann – Erode (Black Market Activities)
Looking For An Answer – Eterno Treblinka (Relapse)
Morbid Angel – Illud Divinum Insanus (Season Of Mist)
Origin – Entity (Nuclear Blast)
Pharoah – Ten Years EP (Cruz del Sur)
Sister – Hated (Metal Blade)
The Soulless – Isolated (Earache)
Tombs – Path Of Totality (Relapse)
Tyr – The Law Of Thyrm (Napalm)
Various Artists – Afterparty Massacre Soundtrack (Ibex Moon)
Whitesnake – Live At Donington 1990 (Frontiers)

Album Releases May 25

Acephalix – Interminable Night (Southern Lord)
Alpinist – Lichtlærm/Minus Mensch (Southern Lord)
Black Tusk – Passage Through Purgatory Re-Release (Relapse)
Book Of Black Earth – The Cold Testament (Prosthetic)
Boris – Attention Please (Sargent House)
Boris – Heavy Rocks (Sargent House)
Cultes Des Ghoules – Haxen (Hells Headbangers)
Destroyer 666 – To The Devil His Due (Hells Headbangers)
Drainland – And So Our Troubles Began (Southern Lord)
Gravehill – When All Roads Lead To Hell (Dark Descent)
Haemorrhage – Hospital Carnage (Relapse)
In Solitude – The World The Flesh The Devil (Metal Blade)
Indestructible Noise Command – Heaven Sent, Hellbound (Rising)
Inevitable End – The Oculus (Relapse)
Ipsissimus – The Way Of Descent (Metal Blade)
Iron Maiden – From Fear To Eternity: The Best Of 1990-2010 (Universal)
Orange Goblin – Box Set (Metal Blade)
Seidr – For Winter Fire (Flenser)

Album Releases May 3

Ana Kefr – The Burial Tree (Muse Sick)
Argus – Boldly Stride The Doomed (Cruz Del Sur)
Before The Dawn – Deathstar Rising (Nuclear Blast)
Catalapsy – Bleed (Eulogy)
Hrizg – Anthems to Decrepitude (Moribund)
King Kobra – King Kobra (Frontiers)
Leaves Eyes – Meredead (Napalm)
Midnattsol – The Metamorphosis Melody (Napalm)
Poison – Double Dose Of Poison: Ultimate Hits (EMI)
Samael – Lux Mundi (Season Of Mist)
Satan’s Host – By The Hand Of The Devil (Moribund)
Shakra – Back On Track (AFM)
Sixx AM – This Is Gonna Hurt (Eleven Seven)
Suidakra – Book Of Dowth (AFM)
Twisted Tower Dire – Make It Dark (Cruz del Sur)
Voodoo Circle – Broken Heart Syndrome (AFM)
While Heaven Wept – Fear Of Infinity (Nuclear Blast)
Wormrot – Dirge (Earache)
Xerath – II (Candlelight)

Album Releases April 26

Above Symmetry – Ripples (Inside Out)
Aerial Ruin – Valleys Of The Earth (Vendlus)
Agorophobic Nosebleed/Despise You – And On And On Split (Relapse)
Betrayal – Abandonment (Mediaskare)
Bermuda – Isolationist(s) (Mediaskare)
Bloodbath – Bloodbath Over Bloodstock DVD (Peaceville) Bodyfarm – Bodyfarm (Abyss)
Destrophy – Cry Havoc (Victory)
Diabolical – Ars Vitae (Abyss)
Endwell – Punishment (Mediaskare)
Feral – Dragged Through The Altar (Ibex Moon)
Graviton – Massless (Translation Loss)
Hero In Error – The Highs Of New Lows (Mediaskare)
Hyperborean – The Spirit Of Warfare (Abyss)
Negura Bunget – Poarta de Dincolo EP (Code 666)
NightShade – Lost In Motion (Bullet Tooth)
Otep – Atavist (Victory)
Primordial – ‘Redemption At The Puritan’s Hand (Metal Blade)
Turbocharged – AntiXtian (Chaos)
Vomitory – Opus Mortis VIII (Metal Blade)
Winterus – In Carbon Mysticism (Lifeforce)
Wolf – Legions Of Bastards (Century Media)

SoCal Shows 4-21 to 4-27

April 21
Powerman 5000 @ Galaxy Theater in Santa Ana 8:00PM

April 22
In This Moment @ Galaxy Theater 8:00PM
Murderdolls @ The Glasshouse in Pomona 7:00PM
Deathriders @ Whisky A Gogo in Hollywood

April 23
The Big 4 Tour (Slayer, Metallica, Megadeth, Anthrax) @ Empire Polo Club in Indio

April 24
Murderdolls @ The Roxy in Hollywood 7:30PM
Amon Amarth @ The House of Blues Los Angeles 8:30PM

April 25
Papa Roach w/ Finger Eleven @ House of Blues Anaheim 8:00PM

April 26
Papa Roach w/ Finger Eleven @ House of Blues Los Angeles 8:30PM

April 27
Taproot @ Key Club Hollywood 8:00PM

Album Releases April 19

A Life Divided – Passenger (AFM)
Arkan – Salam (Season Of Mist)
Batillus – Furnace (Seventh Rule)
Blut Aus Nord – 777: Sects (Debemur Morti)
Cruachan – Blood On The Black Robe (Candlelight)
Cynthesis – DeEvolution (Sensory)
Duff McKagan’s Loaded – The Taking (Armoury)
Faithsedge – Faithsedge (Scarlet)
Fester – Silence Re-Release (Abyss)
Former Thieves – The Language That We Speak (No Sleep)
Graveyard – Hisingen Blues (Nuclear Blast)
Haeresiarchs Of Dis – In Obsecration of the Seven Darks (Moribund)
Lacrimosa – Lichtgestalt Re-Release (End Of The Light)
Lacrimosa – Schattenspiel Re-Release (End Of The Light)
Lacrimosa – Sehnsucht Re-Release (End Of The Light)
The New Black – II: Better In Black (AFM)
Norther – Circle Regenerated (Century Media)
Ovo – Cor Cordium (Supernatural Cat)
Sabaton – Metalizer Re-Release (Nuclear Blast)
Septicflesh – The Great Mass (Season Of Mist)
Shaman – Origins (Scarlet)
Solar Fragment – In Our Hands (Scarlet)
Sylosis – Edge Of The Earth (Nuclear Blast)
Symfonia – In Paradisum (Armoury)
Taletellers – Radicalizer (Metalville)
Winds Of Plague – Against The World (Century Media)

SoCal Shows 4-14 to 4-20

Concert Listings for the weekend and beginning of next week

April 14
Silent Civilian @ Whiskey A Gogo 6:30PM
Taproot @ Galaxy Theatre 8:00PM

April 15
Coachella Day 1 Empire Polo Club, Indio

April 16
Coachella Day 2 @ Empire Polo Club, Indio
Hed to Head Tour w/ Hed PE and Mushroomhead @Galaxy Theatre 8:00PM

April 17
Coachella Day 3 @ Empire Polo Club, Indio

April 19
Cold @ House of Blues Anaheim 8:00PM <– I’m gonna be there
Duff McKagan’s Loaded @ The Viper Room 8:30PM
Subhumans @ The Glasshouse 7:00PM

April 20
Avenged Sevenfold @ Nokia Live 7:30PM
Cold @ Whiskey A Gogo, Doors at 6:00PM

For more information on these shows, go to the Calendar Page

Calendar Updates every Monday

Album Releases for April 12

Annihilation Time – II
A.N.S./Ramming Speed – A.N.S./Ramming Speed Split
Believer – Transhuman
Between The Buried And Me – The Parallax: Hypersleep Dialogues EP
Bison BC – Dark Ages
Capsule – No Ghost
Conflicted – Never Be Tamed
Cypherseer – Origins
Flame – March Into Firelands
Indian – Guiltless
Kicker – Innit
Last Chance To Reason – Level 2
Pentagram – Last Rites
Ravencult – Morbid Blood
Red Fang – Murder The Mountains
Summon The Crows – One More For The Gallows
Too Late The Hero – Statement Of Purpose
Victims – A Dissident
Winter – Into Darkness Re-Release