MARDUK, 1349, WITHERED, WEAPON June 2012 Tour in Progress

MARDUK, 1349, WITHERED, and WEAPON are currently on a North American tour throughout the month.  Tour dates can be found at MARDUK‘s official website.

MARDUK will be releasing their 12th studio album, Serpent Sermon, today in North America.

In related news, the band’s new video for “Souls For Belial” below:

 

Watch MELECHESH’s New Video for “Grand Gathas Of Baal Sin”

Mesopotamian thrashing black metal pioneers MELECHESH have released the video clip for the song “Grand Gathas of Baal Sin” from their latest record, The Epigenesis.

Commented mainman Ashmedi: “Finally the video clip for ‘Grand Gathas of Baal Sin’ is ready. It was not an easy process but worth the effort. We are very proud of this clip and we consider our collaboration with Rouzbeh to be very positive.”

The clip was shot at the cisterns in Istanbul, Turkey in late 2010 by Canadian director Rouzbeh Heydari and produced by Tumay Irgas.

Video of the Day: Watville Primary School Sings MAIDEN’s “Flight of Icarus”

The folks over at Kerrang! have posted a video promoting their charity, Cash for Kids, featuring students at Watville Primary School singing the MAIDEN classic, “Flight of Icarus,” from Piece of Mind.

Check out the truly tear jerking video:

Cash for Kids was established to raise funds for sick and underprivileged children across Birmingham and the West Midlands to help local kids in crisis.

Jello Biafra Speaks Out About Obama’s Speech in Arizona, U.S. Gun Laws, More

Musician/political activist/spoken word artist Jello Biafra has recently posted a video in which he discusses some of the latest hot topics in the U.S., including U.S. president Barack Obama‘s speech regarding the shooting in Tuscon, Arizona earlier this month, U.S. gun laws, Sarah Palin and more. While you don’t have to agree with everything Jello says, he does present a different viewpoint/angle to current events as compared to the mainstream media.

Check out the video below: