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Dark Matter Publishing launches ALICE COOPER on UNCLE ALICE PRESENTS

Dark Matter Publishing launches ALICE COOPER on UNCLE ALICE PRESENTS

Dark Matter Publishing LLC, a transmedia company that specializes in the publication and transformation of comic, graphic, and young adult books into film and television, is launching a Kickstarter campaign for its brand-new property, “UNCLE ALICE PRESENTS.” Uncle Alice Presents is a shock-rock, genre-bending comic book series, graphic novel, and television pilot featuring the legendary Alice Cooper. Each issue tells a story of the grim and macabre seen through the eyes of Uncle Alice, the gatekeeper of the netherworld between […]

EVILE reveal new album title and artwork

EVILE reveal new album title and artwork

British thrashers EVILE have revealed that the official title for their upcoming new album is SKULL. The band’s fourth full length release and highly anticipated follow-up to 2011’s FIVE SERPENT’S TEETH was once again recorded with producer RUSS RUSSELL (NAPALM DEATH, DIMMU BORGIR) at Parlour Studios in Kettering, England. The artwork for the album was painted by artist ELIRAN KANTOR (TESTAMENT, SODOM, HATEBREED). EVILE drummer BEN CARTER comments: “Evile are proud as hell to reveal the title and artwork for […]

GOTHMINISTER: cover artwork & tracklisting of ‘Utopia’ unveiled

GOTHMINISTER: cover artwork & tracklisting of ‘Utopia’ unveiled

When GOTHMINISTER release their new album “Utopia” on May 17th, the fans will get a lot more than “just” a new piece of work by one of Norway’s premiere Metal acts: the concept of “Utopia” gives insight to the schizophrenic world of band leader Bjorn Alexander Brem: working as a lawyer at daytime, Brem’s second personality, the Gothminister, takes over at nighttime. “Utopia” will be released as CD and ltd. CD incl. a bonus concert/movie-DVD. Here the album’s concept is […]

VINCENT PRICE limited edition ESP guitar available, only 300 made

VINCENT PRICE limited edition ESP guitar available, only 300 made

ESP and FAMOUS MONSTERS have teamed up to bring you a line of limited edition guitars featuring FM’s original monster cover art! For the first guitar in the series we bring you the immortal Vincent Price, as painted by Jason Edmiston for FM #254. You’ll also want to check out CaptainCo’s Premium Pack, which includes a framed VINCENT PRICE CANVAS GICLEE and a ESP/FM VINCENT PRICE T-SHIRT. FULL SPECS AND BUYING OPTIONS AT CAPTAIN COMPANY

an army of the dead in GRAVEYARD OF EMPIRES

an army of the dead in GRAVEYARD OF EMPIRES

From Alexander the Great’s Macedonian army to Genghis Khan’s Mongol horde to the British Imperial machine of the nineteenth to the Soviet Union to the twenty-first century United States of America, no occupying force has ever been able to control Afghanistan – the very reason it’s known as the Graveyard of Empires. Mark Sable and Paul Azaceta drew upon that history in their Image Comics series GRAVEYARD OF EMPIRES, set in present-day Afghanistan, where American troops are caught in a […]

CHILDREN OF BODOM announce new album title, artwork, Mayhem Fest tour dates

CHILDREN OF BODOM announce new album title, artwork, Mayhem Fest tour dates

World renowned Finnish heavy metal band CHILDREN OF BODOM (COB) have selected Halo Of Blood as the title of their eighth studio album due out on June 11th in North America. Artwork was created by artist Sam Saramaki, known for his classic COB album covers for Follow the Reaper (2001), Hate Crew Deathroll (2003), and Are You Dead Yet? (2005). COB frontman, guitarist, and mastermind Alexi Laiho comments on the new album’s musical direction: “We managed to keep Halo Of […]

Zenescope release first three minutes of Grimm Fairy Tales animated pilot

Zenescope release first three minutes of Grimm Fairy Tales animated pilot

Zenescope Entertainment is proud to unveil the first three minutes of their Grimm Fairy Tales Animated pilot: The pilot was fully funded through a 2012 Kickstarter project. Zenescope have completed the pilot for the animated series and are in the final stages of getting all of their rewards together to ship out to the backers. Overall, their fan-base and pledgers are just excited to have been a part of the process and have been extremely supportive, and patient as Zenescope […]

CRADLE OF FILTH guitarist launches Vomitorium Art Prints PRS guitar giveaway

CRADLE OF FILTH guitarist launches Vomitorium Art Prints PRS guitar giveaway

Purchase prints for a chance to win PRS SE Paul Allender signature guitar and signature strings Paul Allender, lead guitarist for acclaimed British heavy metal act, Cradle of Filth, has launched a contest through his Vomitorium Art Prints, offering fans the chance to win a PRS SE Paul Allender signature guitar and signature strings. All customers who purchase two Vomitorium Art Prints before March 28, 2013 will be automatically placed into the draw. Each A3 print is of high photographic […]

a massive Comic-Con-like fan event for London at last, Stephen Hunt

a massive Comic-Con-like fan event for London at last, Stephen Hunt

NineWorlds GeekFest raises 232% of its target fundraising on KickStarter and announces first guests, including genre author and super-geek, Stephen Hunt. LONDON/NEW YORK- For years, British fans have been flying to huge US cons like Dragon*Con , Comic-con and GenCon, and wondering why nothing like them exists in the UK. San Diego Comic-Con gets 130,000 fans. France can drum up over 20,000 fans for Utopiales, even Finland can find 15,000 fans for FinnCon. But when it comes to large fan-driven […]

IMMOLATION: album cover and track listing unveiled

IMMOLATION: album cover and track listing unveiled

New York death metal legends, IMMOLATION, have unveiled the artwork and track listing for their upcoming ninth full-length album Kingdom of Conspiracy. The cover imagery was brought to life this time by no less than Pär Olofsson (IMMORTAL, THE FACELESS, ABYSMAL DAWN). “The figures in the artwork have all been bound and chained and have their eyes and mouths sewn shut symbolically, showing the chilling of speech and the intentional blinding of the masses,” explains guitarist Robert Vigna. “They all […]

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