INCITE Prepare to for Second Leg of U.S. Tour with Soulfly and Unearth

Heavy metal purveyors INCITE continue their path to world metal domination as they take to the road once again with Soulfly and Unearth. “We’re beyond fired up...

AWAKEN I AM Release “By Your Side” Music Video

As the summer comes to a close, Brisbane’s Australia’s AWAKEN I AM revisit their recent US tour in the latest video “By Your Side.”...

LIGHT THE TORCH Drop Lyric Video for “The Great Divide”

LIGHT THE TORCH have dropped the lyric video for the song “The Great Divide” from their most recent album Revival. “This song is basically about doing anything to save that which is already dead,” said singer Howard Jones.

HELHORSE Releases New Single and Video

When gnarly punk, pure metal and the swagger of hard rock meet, it can only mean one thing: the unholy rebirth of HELHORSE! Be part of one of the loudest, dirtiest and melodic riff fests of the year! HELHORSE have just released their third single—get ready and listen to the brand new track, “War Drums.”

Happy Halloween from ICE NINE KILLS—Watch New Video for “Savages”

ICE NINE KILLS wish all a frightfully fun Halloween and what better way than to celebrate their favorite holiday by treating you with the new music video for “Savages.” “Airheads meets a chainsaw massacre? This is the best way to spend your Halloween…” declares vocalist SPENCER CHARNAS.


In August, Outburn ran a feature on the Top 5 Underground Metal Record Labels, which was met with favorable praise (unless your label didn’t make the list). This time around, instead of a ranking system, we decided to focus more on the diversity of the different labels to spotlight our appreciation and give recognition to them. Because that’s really what the whole point of this is about, to get metal fans to check out the labels’ Bandcamp pages and their excellent rosters.

DARKEST HOUR Begins West Coast US Tour with UNEARTH Today

Washington, DC metalcore pioneers DARKEST HOUR begin their co-headlining West Coast tour with UNEARTH today. The festivities commence tonight in Seattle, with shows in...

BLAZE OF PERDITION launches new single “With Madman’s Faith”

On February 14th, Blaze of Perdition will release their new album, The Harrowing of Hearts, via Metal Blade Records. Existing at the forefront of the Polish black metal movement, Blaze Of Perdition return with their fifth full-length, The Harrowing Of Hearts

JASTA Releases Video for “Parasitic”

Today, JASTA has released the video the song “PARASITIC” from his second solo effort THE LOST CHAPTERS. The footage is largely taken from the JASTA & Friends 2018 tour and features Howard Jones (ex-Killswitch Engage, Light the Torch), Dino Cazares (Fear Factory), and Kirk Windstein (Crowbar). The clip represents the spirit of collaboration that he is known for.

AETHER REALM to Release New Album Redneck Vikings From Hell

AETHER REALM takes the next step! After signing with Napalm Records in 2018, the four-piece from North Carolina is ready to unleash their newest...