May 2015 22

Fear Factory announces new albumThe cyber/metal powerhouse of Fear Factory has announced the worldwide release of a new album, titled Genexus, via Nuclear Blast Entertainment on August 7. Co-produced by longtime collaborator Rhys Fulber – best known for his work in Front Line Assembly – and mixed by Andy Sneap, this follow up to 2012’s The Industrialist marks the Los Angeles band’s ninth studio album. “While careful not to replicate ourselves, this album still has a very classic Fear Factory vibe that we feel will appease both old and new fans,” states guitarist and co-founder Dino Cazares [..]

May 2015 22

Acey Slade to release new albumRenowned for his work with Dope, The Murderdolls, and most recently as a member of Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Acey Slade has announced the upcoming release of a new solo album – his first in over five years. To fund the album, Slade has initiatied a PledgeMusic campaign, offering numerous perks including exclusive T-shirts and an opportunity to participate in the recording process. [..]

May 2015 20

Caustic announces June mini-tour, new album and T-shirtIndustrial act Caustic has announced a mini-tour for the month of June, beginning in Milwaukee on June 12. Joining the band on the tour will be Velvet Acid Christ, Mindless Faith, and Stoneburner, with special appearances by Rodney Anonymous of Dead Milkmen, Ego Likenss, and The Gothsicles. [..]

May 2015 20

CHANT announces upcoming album, partners with WTII RecordsIndustrial/rock act CHANT has announced the release of a new album, titled Brave New Apocalypse, due out on August 7. This marks the band’s third release, written and produced by Bradley Bills with additional mixing by KMFDM’s Sascha Konietzko, [..]

May 2015 19

Coal Chamber and Fear Factory to tour North AmericaProminent nü-metal act Coal Chamber and cyber/metal sensation Fear Factory will be embarking on a North American tour this summer, with several support acts for select dates. The tour begins on July 24 in Tucson, Arizona [..]

May 2015 19

∆AIMON solo project signs to AudiotraumaSØLVE, the solo project of ∆AIMON’s Brant Showers, has signed with Audiotrauma with plans to release the project’s sophomore album in the Fall. As yet untitled, this album follows on SØLVE’s 2014 debut EP [..]

May 2015 19

Public Image Ltd. announces new album and tourLegendary post-punk act Public Image Ltd. has announced the follow up album to 2012’s This is PiL, scheduled for release on September 4, titled What the World Needs Now. Recorded at Wincraft Studio (the studio owned by renowned blues/rock musician Steve Winwood) [..]