B.B. King Dead At 89

Blues giant B.B. King, whose six-string genius shaped generations of guitar gods from around the globe, died at home Thursday in Las Vegas, his lawyer said. He was 89.

Watch The Deftones Play Their First Live Show Of 2015

Deftones played what (unless I am a bit off here) was their first live show of the year as well as the first since the studio sessions for their upcoming new album. That set took place last night at The Observatory in Santa Ana, CA. A fan filmed the whole set, watch that footage  below. Before you get excited, no new material was played. Deftones tentatively have a new studio album headed for a September 25th release date.


New Heavy Metal Album Releases: April 21, 2015

New Metal ReleasesAbiotic – Casuistry (Metal Blade)
Acid King – Middle of Nowhere, Center of Everywhere (Svart)
Aelter – Aelter IV: Love Eternal (Pesanta Urfolk)
Alesana – Confessions (Revival)
Antiversum – Total Vacuum (Invictus)
Apocalyptica – Shadowmaker (Better Noise / Eleven Seven)
The Atomic Bitchwax – Gravitron (Tee Pee)
Banda de la Muerte – 8894 (DHG)
The Beautiful Ones – Jaded Love (6131)
Biopsy – Fractals Of Derangement (Transcending Obscurity)
Black Witchery / Revenge – Holocaustic Death March To Humanity’s Doom Split EP (Nuclear War Now!)
Bleak / Sovereign – Split EP (Blasphemour)
Blizzen – Time Machine (High Roller)
Bloid – Rise To Ruination (Aural)
Chaos Echoes – Transient (Nuclear War Now!)
Continuum – The Hypothesis (Unique Leader)
Crimson Sky – Transcendental Trip (Metal Scrap)
Damian Murdoch Trio – Electric Tentacles Re-Release (Prosthetic)
Danko Jones – Fire Music (Bad Taste / MRI)
Deathwish – Out For Blood (Beer City)
Deez Nuts – Word Is Bond (Century Media)
Dienamic – Afterlife (Aural)
Dormant Inferno / Dionysus – Beyond Forgotten Shores (Transcending Obscurity)
Entropy O.A.C.- Dark Clouds and Clarity (Pavement)
Falconer – Falconer Re-Release (Metal Blade)
Fall To June – Fall To June (MRI)
False Pregnancy – Dance Your Meat Off (Nailjar)
FM – Heroes and Villains (Frontiers)
Forgotten Tomb – Hurt Yourself and The Ones You Love (Agonia)
Giftgiver – S–tlife (Century Media)
Gruesome – Savage Land (Relapse)
Hardcore Superstar – HCSS (MRI)
Havenless – The Crimson Lines (Aural)
Horsehunter – Caged In Flesh (Magnetic Eye)
Impellitteri – Venom (Frontiers)
Implode – A Syndicate: I, Tension Chapter IV EP (Cramada)
Incinerate – Eradicating Terrestrial Species (Comatose)
Infernal War – Axiom (Agonia)
Kiske/Sommerville – City of Heroes (Frontiers)
Kult of Taurus – Adversarial Paths: The Sinister Essence (Forever Plagued)
Mare Infinitum – Alien Monolith (Solitude)
Mirror Queen – Scaffolds Of The Sky (Tee Pee)
Native Construct – Quiet World (Metal Blade)
Nocternity – Harps Of The Ancient Temples (Iron Bonehead)
Oblivious – Out of Wilderness (Gaphals)
Olten – Mode (Hummus/Division)
Percussor – Proclamation Of Hate (HPGD)
Points North – Points North (Magna Carta)
Polyphia – Muse Re-Release (Headphone)
The Prestige – Amer (Imminence)
Pyrexia – Sermon of Mockery Re-Release (Century Media)
Romeo’s Daughter – Spin (RD)
Shattered Sun – Hope Within Hatred (Victory)
Shining – IX: Everyone, Everything, Everywhere, Ends (Season of Mist)
Starkweather – Crossbearer / Into the Wire Re-Release (Translation Loss)
The Tangent – A Spark In The Aether (Inside Out)
Tribulation – The Children Of The Night (Century Media)
While She Sleeps – Brainwashed (Razor & Tie)
Zombi – The Zombi Anthology (Relapse)

In Flames Releases ‘Paralyzed’ Music Video

“Paralyzed”, the new video from Swedish metallers IN FLAMES, is available. The clip was directed by Patric Ullaeus of Revolver Film Company, who has previously worked with DIMMU BORGIR, LACUNA COIL, DARK TRANQUILLITY, SONIC SYNDICATE and KAMELOT, among others. The song is taken from the band’s latest album, “Siren Charms”, sold around 9,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 26 on The Billboard 200 chart.