Gareth Evans Developing London Gangland Series For HBO Offshoots
According to a report from Deadline The Raid's Gareth Evans is developing a gangland drama series for HBO's Cinemax and Sky Atlantic. The series will be called Gangs of London and is being developed by Evans and his long time cinematographer Matt Flannery. The drama, which will launch in 2019, is set in contemporary London as it is becoming torn apart by power struggles involving a number of international gangs. The series begins as the head of one criminal gang is assassinated and the power vacuum threatens the fragile peace between the other underworld organisations. Evans said he hoped the show would bring a “cinematic viewing experience” into U.S and UK homes. “It has been a thrilling experience to leap into longform...
Fans of super-hero films sure will not have experienced a shortage of them in the past decade. Ever since Marvel's massively successful Avengers film, their "Cinematic Universe" has been a purring engine, raking in cash for Disney in jaw-dropping amounts for years now already. And of course when one studio has such a magnificent shiny toy, all others want one as well. Warner Brothers had the benefit of having their own comic-books empire attached and began setting up their "DC-Extended Universe", and is even trying to make a mega-monster-verse out of Godzilla and Skull Island as well. Universal tried to do a similar thing with its own recent re-imaginings of their horror classics. That's not to say Marvel's success is easy to copy though. Universal...
The German SHIVERS Film Festival's Line-up Will Set Hearts Aflutter...
From November the 23rd till November the 28th, the German city of Constance will be hosting the SHIVERS Film Festival. It's the third time the festival is being held and the organizers have just revealed the entire line-up, which happens to be a very impressing one. For starters they have Martin McDonagh's Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missoury, and you can take "starters" literally, as it is the fest's opening film. Other Screen Anarchy favorites include Can Evrenol's Housewife, Yorgos Lanthimos' The Killing of a Sacred Deer, Bill Watterson's Dave Made a Maze and Nabwana I.G.G's utterly fantastic Wakaliwood extravaganza Bad Black. And hey, any festival which plays Tobe Hooper's Lifeforce and Paul Verhoeven's Starship Troopers gets our thumbs-up. And while Germany has had a (25...
After releasing Loüm last month, Krallice promised that another new album would be coming our way soon, and today they’ve delivered on that promise. The New York City kvlt black metallers have released Go Be Forgotten online, and not surprisingly, … Continue reading →
Death Angel Pay Tribute To Malcolm Young In Budapest
Ever since the loss of Malcolm Young, we’ve seen a ton of tributes pour in from musicians all over the world. At their recent show in Budapest, Death Angel wanted to pay their respects to the AC/DC legend, and did … Continue reading →
Goatwhore – “Command To Destroy” Single Streaming Online
The almighty Goatwhore released their latest album, Vengeful Ascension, back in June, and as Gary said in his 9/10 review, the new material will “pummel you into willing submission.” Lucky for us, they still had one more song to release … Continue reading →
Bloodstock Open Air 2018 Adds Doro, Septicflesh And More To Lineup
The organisers of Britain's Bloodstock Open Air festival has confirmed a further four bands to perform at next year's edition of the festival, including German heavy metal legend Doro, who will be headlining the Sophie Lancaster stage on the Friday night. Also added to the event are death metal supergroup Bloodbath, who will also perform on Friday,... Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Asphodelos Debut New Song From Upcoming Album & Reveal Album Details
This week the debut album of the Thuringian death metallers Asphodelos will be released. „The Five Rivers Of Erebos" will contain 6 tracks with a playing time of 32 minutes. Today the band has released the song "Crowns Are Inherited, Kingdoms Are Earned" streaming below.
The album was recorded and produced by Norman Wille in the Hörsturz Studio,... Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Wacken Metal Battle USA Announce 2018 Band Submissions - One Champion To Play At Wacken Open Air
For over a decade at the world’s largest outdoor metal festival Wacken Open Air, independent metal bands from around the globe have been performing in front of thousands and competing against one another for one to be crowned champion of the world along with winning multiple prizes. For the second year, Wacken Metal Battle USA is returning to Ameri... Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Ataraxie - New Album In 2018, Join Deadlight Entertainment
There's more funeral doom metal coming your way as <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=3256&bandname=Ataraxie>Ataraxie</a>, the French metallers, announced a deal with the French label Deadlight Entertainment and a new album in 2018. The recordings begin in December. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=32653>Read more...</a>
American progressive metallers <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=9886&bandname=Witherfall>Witherfall</a> just released a new lyric video online. It's for the track "The Great Awakening", song #6 on their debut album, <i>Nocturnes And Requiems</i> (released in Europe on October 6th). Furthermore, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=9886&bandname=Witherfall>Witherfall</a> are currently writing new songs for the release of their second album, roughly scheduled for autumn/winter 2018. Stay tuned for more info on the recording process and new live activities! <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=32658>Read more...</a>
<a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=32594">After announcing that a new album will be coming out next year</a>, <a href=/bands/band.php?band_id=4&bandname=Within+Temptation>Within Temptation</a> have now revealed tour dates for 2018 as well. This European tour will take them to 33 cities in 18 countries, including a few where they haven't been in a while. <a href="/events/news_comments.php?news_id=32654>Read more...</a>
Damnation Festival, Leeds, UK | November 2017 [In Review]
"...Well he had a giant sized boil on the side of his chin. the guy next to him couldn’t take it any longer and punched him in, you guessed it, his chin. Yes, it popped and I don’t know how many people the mess covered..."
Damnation Festival 2017 was held in Leeds, England, at the monstrosity that is Leeds University on the 4th of November.