Listen! Nick Oliveri streams new track, ‘Human Cannonball Explodes’

Nick Oliveri

Nicki Oliveri, former bassist with Kyuss and Queens Of The Stone Age, is streaming a new track from his forthcoming debut solo album.

“Human Cannonball Explodes” is lifted from LP Leave Me Alone, which will be released on the 15th of September via Schnitzel Records under the band name Nick Oliveri’s Uncontrollable.

Listen to the track below:

Oliveri recorded most of the instruments on the album himself, though it does feature a slew of guest appearances including Dean Ween, Phil Campbell, Bruno Fevery and Blag Dahlia.

An extensive tour is planned in support of the album with dates through until the end of the year.

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Sepultura to release live album and DVD, ‘Metal Veins – Alive At Rock In Rio’


Brazilian metal titans Sepultura are to release a live album, DVD and BluRay.

Sepultura And Les Tambours du Bronx: Metal Veins – Alive At Rock In Rio documents Sepultura’s set from the 2013 Rock In Rio event, and sees the band accompanied throughout by the French industrial percussion group Les Tambours du Bronx. It’s scheduled for release on the 15th of September via Eagle Rock Entertainment.

The set features many of Sepultura’s most well known cuts, including “Refuse/Resist,” “Territory” and “Roots Bloody Roots,” which sees the audience chanting the entire song from beginning to end.

The album has a one-hour running time across 13 songs, and as well as Sepultura’s finest work, includes a cover version of The Prodigy’s “Firestarter.”

Metal Veins – Alive At Rock In Rio will come available on CD, DVD and for the first time in the band’s history, Blu-Ray via a partnership with Rock In Rio, MZA Music and Eagle Rock Entertainment. The DVD includes an exclusive documentary of behind-the-scenes preparation with interviews, rehearsal and sound-check footage, as well as clips of the band just seconds before they hit the stage for their set.

The full tracklist for the album is as follows:

Sepultura Live Cover1. Kaiowas
2. Spectrum
3. Refuse/Resist
4. Sepulnation
5. Delirium
6. Fever
7. We’ve Lost You
8. Firestarter (Prodigy Cover)
9. Requiem
10. Structure Violence
11. Territory
12. Big Hands
13. Roots Bloody Roots

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Black Moth reveal “Condemned To Hope” cover art by Roger Dean

Black Moth Band Shot

Leeds based doom rock band Black Moth have revealed the cover art for their new album, Condemned To Hope. You can see the artwork below.

The cover was created by prog-rock artwork icon Roger Dean who, speaking in interview with TeamRock, said of the commission: “I like to work with new bands that are at an early stage in their career. This is Black Moth’s second album. But as I had not heard it at the time, it was probably more important that I got on with their record company, and singer Harriet Bevan.”

“In over 40 years it has been extremely rare for me to have heard the music before starting – it’s just the way of the world. So talking about ideas is what does it,” he added.

Black Moth’s record label, New Heavy Sounds, noted in a statement that they were thrilled by the collaboration: “Here Roger goes over to the dark side, moving away from the more fantastical vistas that feature in much of his paintings. For Condemned To Hope he creates something truly bleak and epic.”

Condemned To Hope is released via New Heavy Sounds on the 15th of September. It will be available in CD and digital formats, and in a gatefold vinyl edition limited to 500 copies. It’s available for digital pre-order now.

The album was produced by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds/Grinderman drummer Jim Sclavunos, who also helmed the band’s 2013 debut, The Killing Jar.

The full tracklist for Condemned To Hope is as follows:

Black Moth - Condemned to Hope - 640x640“Tumbleweave”
“Set Yourself Alight”
“The Undead King Of Rock ‘n’ Roll”
“The Last Maze”
“White Lies”
“Red Ink”
“Room 13”
“Slumber With The Worm”
“Condemned To Hope”

You can watch the official video for new album track “Room 13” below:

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