Deftones Announce 2018 South American Dates

Deftones have announced a few South American shows. With those added, here’s what the band’s schedule looks like now:

03/03 San Antonio, TX – La Cantera
05/24 Bogota, COL – Chamorro Entertainment City Hall
05/28 Santiago, CHL – Teatro Coliseo
06/01 Buenos Aires, ARG – Luna Park
06/21 Copenhagen, DEN – Refshaleoen
06/22 Clisson, FRA – Hellfest



Wretched In Pre-Production For New Album

It looks like Wretched are in the pre-production stage of their new album process. The band have been working in JP Audio Labs in Colfax, NC, and have made the below posts:

Album # 5 pre production. | Photo by @michellenisbet | #wretched

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Utensils – #mesa #yamaha #ibanez #beardlycustoms

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[via The PRP]

Dimmu Borgir Announce “Spiritual Black Dimensions,“ “Puritanical Euphoric Misanthropia,” & “Stormblåst“ Vinyl Reissues

Dimmu Borgir will be reissuing “Spiritual Black Dimensions,“ “Puritanical Euphoric Misanthropia,” and “Stormblåst“ on vinyl on February 23, via Nuclear Blast. Preorders can be found HERE. This news comes after it was previously revealed that “For All Tid,“ “Enthrone Darkness Triumphant,” and “Death Cult Armageddon” would be getting reissues as well.

Queens Of The Stone Age’s “Ellen” Performance Was Cancelled Today

Queens Of The Stone Age were supposed to play on “Ellen” today (December 14), but the performance was apparently cancelled. It is assumed the cancellation came as a result of the controversy surrounding Josh Homme, since he kicked a photographer in the face and reportedly hurt a security guard at the Almost Acoustic Christmas concert.

Metal Anarchy’s New Music Showcase: Exclusive Q&A With Wolf Ryatt

Time for the next edition of Metal Anarchy’s “new music showcase,” the feature where I introduce you to up and coming bands that readers of this site may find interesting. This time I have an exclusive Q&A with Wolf Ryatt.

METAL ANARCHY: Tell me a little about your band:

WOLF RYATT: Wolf Ryatt formed in Marietta OH, two brothers Josh, and Ryan Singer and their lifelong friends Vince Palmer and Tobias Mace wanted to bring back the old school styles of hard rock like Sabbath and use influences of funk & groove. We play what we want, say what we wanna say. Our number one focus is putting out slamming music and shoeing fans that we wouldn’t be here without them.

METAL ANARCHY: Who are your main influences?

WOLF RYATT: Black Sabbath. Led Zeppelin, KISS, The Doors, At The Drive-In, and The Dead Kennedys.

METAL ANARCHY: What is your latest release and why should readers of this site check it out?

WOLF RYATT: Two song EP consisting of “The Seer” and “Last Of Our Days, both tracks were the first two songs we’ve ever written for this band. Unbelievable groove, and energy. In the classic style of Hard Rock.

METAL ANARCHY: What can people expect when they go to your live shows?

WOLF RYATT: Loud, heart pumping, devil horn pumping, headbanging original tunes. And a deep connection between the band and fans.

METAL ANARCHY: Where do you see your band heading in 5 years?

WOLF RYATT: Playing larger venues, with a bigger fanbase. We love our fans ans they’re why we do what we love. Providing original music to the MASSES.