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  • LA metal band Through The Oculus signs with Metal Assault Records

    Metal Assault Records is pleased to announce its newest signing, a fast-rising, highly promising heavy metal band based out of the Los Angeles area...
  • MAR joins forces with Molten Magma for Beekeeper Cassette Release

    MAR is pleased to announce that it is collaborating with Lancaster PA cassette label Molten Magma to issue MAR artist Beekeeper's debut album 'Sla...
  • MAR lands Distribution Deal with Animated Insanity Records (Upstate NY)

    MAR is hereby pleased to announce that the label has secured a distribution deal with longstanding Upstate New York based record label and distrib...
  • Sea Of Snakes, Circle Of Sighs, Deadwolff & Varkan: New Music & Videos from MAR

    MAR premiered new music and/or videos featuring as many as four of its artists last Friday. From rock 'n roll to stoner metal to power metal to sy...
  • Countdown to Bandcamp Friday; What's New at Metal Assault Records

    The countdown to yet another Bandcamp Friday is truly ON, with this edition starting Friday, March 5 at 00:00 Pacific Standard Time, and running t...
  • Metal Assault Records to release King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard live album

    Metal Assault Records is thrilled to announce a very special release featuring a very unique Australian band. Recently, eclectic heavy rock / meta...
  • Indianapolis Black Metal Trio HATESONG signs with Metal Assault Records; Debut Album Details Revealed

    Please join us in welcoming Indianapolis, Indiana black metal group HATESONG to the MAR family. The label will release the band's debut full-length, the title, release date, physical formats, cover art, and track listing for which have been hereby revealed. Get all the details and learn more about the band ...
  • Metal Assault Records launches Europe Store

    Metal Assault Records is delighted to hereby announce that the label’s brand new European store is up and running, and the entirety of the existing catalog of releases is now available to European fans and customers to purchase directly from the new store.

  • Synth Doom Collective CIRCLE OF SIGHS signs with Metal Assault Records; New Album Details Revealed

    A few months after featuring on the January 2020 Metal Assault Mixtape Vol. 2 compilation release with their apocalyptic doom opus “Burden of the Flesh” and their first public live performance at the corresponding mixtape release event, CIRCLE OF SIGHS released their stunning debut full-length Salo, which rightfully made its way onto Metal Assault editor’s 2020 albums-of-the-year listicle. Now, Metal Assault Records is delighted to welcome CoS to its own label roster.
  • Arizona Power Metal Band VARKAN signs with Metal Assault Records for ‘Butcher’ Cassette Release

    Hot on the heels of their superb self-titled debut, Phoenix AZ power metal group VARKAN has now signed onto MAR for their next release, Butcher, featuring two brand new tracks, to be released on limited-edition cassette tape and digital download.
  • Canadian Band DEADWOLFF to release Debut EP on Cassette via Metal Assault Records

    Metal Assault Records is excited to announce its newest signing, this one from north of the border. Please join us in welcoming high-energy rock ‘n roll / old-school heavy metal group DEADWOLFF to the label roster.
  • SEA OF SNAKES (Members of The Shrine, Motorsickle) sign with Metal Assault Records

    SEA OF SNAKES was formed by longtime friends Jeff Murray of The Shrine (drums) and Jim McCloskey of MotorSickle (guitar), and the two were soon joined by heavy-hitting vocalist Tracy Steiger (formerly of Saul of Tarsus) and new-to-town bassist  Mick Coffman.  In the tradition of Down and C.O.C, Sea of Snakes offers up straightforward, fuzzed-out heavy metal.  The grit of bands like Black Flag, Judas Priest, Motörhead, and Alice in Chains is also present in all of Sea Of Snakes’ music.