Isis will relase their new album, Wavering Radiant (Ipecac), on May 5th, with a limited edition vinyl version coming out 2 weeks earlier.  (Metal Underground) 

Fu Manchu is playing February 21st at the Detroit Bar in Costa Mesa with a new album to be released later this year on Century Media.  (Blabbermouth)

LA's Dreaming Dead released Within One this week and celebrate by playing the Knitting Factory on Sunday.  Here's some studio footage - make sure you get at least 6:15 seconds in.  (The Gauntlet)

Joining Dreaming Dead at the Knitting Factory will be Cattle Decapitation from San Diego, where all the cattle roam.  Metal Sucks thinks their Harvest Floor should appeal far beyond their dependable vegetarian base.  (Metal Sucks)  

Puscifer explains it all: