METALMACHINE.NET METALMACHINE.NET » A pop culture website blending heavy metal, comic books, horror, scifi and animation
The Big Kahuna Hard Music, News Add Comments

Anthrax, along with producer Jay Ruston, is currently in a Los Angeles studio recording the follow up to their 2011 Grammy-nominated, critically-acclaimed album Worship Music.  

The Big Kahuna Hard Music, News Add Comments

Sacred Bones is pleased to announce the digital deluxe version of John Carpenter’s ‘Lost Themes’ which includes exclusive remixes from the album composed by a handful of select producers at the forefront of modern electronic music.   

One of the most thought provoking and talked-about novels of the 19th century, The Island of Dr. Moreau challenged morals, science and identity. The groundbreaking science fiction tale has been the source for many adventures since, and this March IDW will release the print collection of the story that takes these ideas and conjoins them with the endless possibilities of the comic page: The Army of Dr. Moreau!  

The Big Kahuna Hard Music, News Add Comments

In 2012, long-running Swedish black metal legends DARK FUNERAL signed a worldwide deal with Century Media Records and now, after completing the search for a new front-man, unveil the first glimpse of their future blasphemies with the new track “Nail Them To The Cross”!  

New York Times bestselling and Eisner award-nominated writer Jonathan Hickman (EAST OF WEST, The Avengers) and artist Nick Pitarra (THE MANHATTAN PROJECTS) return to their twisted tale of science and madness with THE MANHATTAN PROJECTS: THE SUN BEYOND THE STARS #1 coming from Image Comics on March 11, 2015.  

Scottish melancholic post-metallers, FALLOCH, will unveil their long anticipated new full-length via Candlelight Records next month. Titled This Island, Our Funeral, the follow up to 2011′s Where Distant Spirits Remain was tracked at London’s Orgone Studios by Jaime Gomez Arellanu (Ghost, Cathedral, Ulver), and delivers nearly an hour’s worth of dark, chilling odes of atmospheric beauty.  

Italian power trio, UFOMAMMUT, is putting the final details on the band’s anticipated seventh studio full-length in order for the album to see an early Spring 2015 worldwide release, once again through Neurot Recordings.  

Cover of the forthcoming recordDEAD EARTH POLITICS have posted an unmastered version of “Casting Stones,” a brand new song set to appear on the band’s forthcoming EP, Men Become Gods. The EP is second in a series of three that began with last year’s acclaimed The Queen of Steel, and is scheduled for a March 2015 release.  

This Winter, Nefarious Industries will proudly release the latest EP from solo act OPUL, the solo outing by Matt Lupo of East Of The Wall.  

The Big Kahuna Hard Music, News Add Comments

Swedish Hard Rockers SISTER have just confirmed a headline run through Europe in February and March of 2015. The shows bein on February 6th in Oslo and wrap up in Hamburg on March 21st! Follow for updates and details. Watch “Rise of the Vultures: the Story so Far” to learn more about the band, plus the vids for “Sick,” “Spit On Me,” and more on Sister’s youtube playlist HERE. SISTER 06/02/15 NO – Oslo – Olsen Pa Bryn 07/02/15 NO – Stavanger – Brynerocken 25/02/15 SI – Kranj – Trainstation Squat 27/02/15 DE – Lichtenfels – Paunchy Cats 28/02/15 DE – Bochum – Sleazefest 04/03/15 ES – Barcelona... 

Marvel, in collaboration with Stephen King, is proud to announce the latest chapter in the Dark Tower series – DARK TOWER: THE DRAWING OF THE THREE – HOUSE OF CARDS. Beginning in March 2015, New York Times Best-Selling writers Peter David (Spider-Man 2099) & Robin Furth (The Dark Tower: A Complete Concordance) along with critically acclaimed artist Piotr Kowalski (Marvel Knights: Hulk) continue to bring the dark macabre action from Mid-World to our world in the third installment of Stephen King’s epic masterpiece!  

The Big Kahuna Hard Music, News Add Comments

Highly-acclaimed and much-loved Alaskan band 36 CRAZYFISTS, who have crafted their own unique blend of metal, post-hardcore, metalcore and beyond, have revealed the cover for their new album Time and Trauma, out February 17th via Spinefarm Records. You can view the ominous yet beautiful album artwork above.  

Next year, the original Marvel Comic adaptations of the iconic Star Wars trilogy return for new, oversized graphic novels with remastered coloring! It all starts this March as the first original comic adaptation of the greatest space-fantasy film of all time is reborn for the modern age as STAR WARS™: EPISODE IV  A NEW HOPE makes it’s triumphant return to comic shops!  

This January, hot off the heels of the highly anticipated debut of the Powers TV series comes POWERS #1 – the recharged and reborn ongoing series from Marvel’s creator owned ICON imprint. A perfect jumping on point for fans old and new, Eisner Award-winning Powers creators Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming are back with a double-sized debut issue for regular price! Now is your chance to jump on board the hit series in time for its television debut!  


Enter your email address: