U.S. funeral doom act Bell Witch has been confirmed as the final addition to this year's Dutch Doom Days XIV. The line-up is now complete for the Dutch festival taking place in Rotterdam. The band released a new album this year called Four Phantoms. So, it's the perfect time to present it.
After some silence from Polish black metal one-man band Elgibbor, finally the main man Fire (once interviewed by Metal Storm) has something new to share. The new song ''The Lamp'' which is the band's new single is now available online. You can stream the new track right here on their Bandcamp page.
W.A.S.P. are giving you another song to play with (listen to, that is) before they release their new album, Golgotha. "Scream" is the track you can hear on the lyric video available below, which is really an animated video. It's also the song that kicks off the long-running heavy metallers' musical offering that will be released via Napalm Records on October 2nd.
Extreme metallers Ævangelist's new album Enthrall To The Void Of Bliss will be released on October 9th, 2015 through 20 Buck Spin. Now it's time for new music. You can stream the new track "Levitating Stones" at this location or below as a foretaste. It's an 8-minute song. Enjoy and share your thoughts about it afterwards.
Negură Bunget have released a new video for one of the songs on their latest opus, Tău. The song is called "La Hotaru Cu Cinci Culmi" and you can watch the video below. The video drops just in time for the start of their North American tour. However, their singer Tibor Kati was denied the US visa and so drummer Gabriel Mafa/Negru and bass player Ovidiu Corodan are taking partly charge of vocal duties, with the help of fellow tour partners Dynfari stepping up as well.
It seems like 2016 could be a memorable year for Green Carnation. At least, their fans will be able to enjoy the 60-minute concept song masterpiece Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness being performed live with a full production on the album's 15th anniversary. The Norwegian progressive metallers reunited in 2014 to play Under The Dam for the second time. Later this year, they will also perform at Norway's Blastfest 2016.
"The Book Of Sand (The Abomination)" is the new video from Swedish melodic death metal pioneers At The Gates, and can be seen below right now. The clip was created by Costin Chioreanu, who was already responsible for the artwork concept of the band's comeback album, At War With Reality, as well as the creation of the animated video for the song "Heroes And Tombs". "The Book Of Sand (The Abomination)" video is composed by live footage shot at the recent Rockstadt Extreme Fest in Romania on August 15th, 2015.
Epic Records president Sylvia Rhone has confirmed to Billboard.com that Ozzy Osbourne is working on "a really special album." The heavy metal band led by Black Sabbath's frontman Ozzy Osbourne released its latest album back in 2010, Scream. However, we will still have to wait for more details on his new solo album.
Dordeduh have been quiet in the last few months apart from a few shows. Some of its members have lately been focusing on their side-project Sunset In The 12th House including guitarist/vocalist Edmond Karban, guitarist Christian Popescu and drummer Sergio Ponti. Dordeduh have now finally offered an update on the status of the band and it appears they are going on a live hiatus as Edmond Karban will focus on his family.
Dragony have recently released the lyric video to "Wolves Of The North", the opening track of their second album Shadowplay. The power metallers new album will be in stores this September 25th (Europe) and November 20th (US) via Limb Music. Furthermore, the band will join Gamma Ray and Serious Black on the first leg of their European tour this fall.
Slayer have more music for you! While their new album Repentless is hitting stores very soon, on September 11th, they are still sharing another new song before that. "Cast The First Stone" can be streamed below and also download as part of the 2015 Adult Swim Singles here. The track will also appear on Repentless.
Vreid begin their week with a brand new song. The black metal group from Norway has premiered the first song from the 7th album Sólverv and it is the opening track "Haust". You can find out all you need to know about their new album below and you can listen to the new song over here. Sólverv shall be released through Indie Recordings on 9th of October 2015.
As promised, Skyforger have released the first video for their new album Senprūsija released in April. The song used is "Melnās Buras". It transports you back into the dark times of the Great Northern War (1700-1721), when the plague reigned over coasts of the Baltic Sea, where it killed about a third of the Prussian population. Take the journey of Skyforger's "Melnās Buras" below.
Kezia was the 2005 debut album of progressive metalcore group Protest The Hero and still remains one of their most beloved albums. The band will be celebrating its 10th anniversary with a bang and a string of shows with the original line-up. The first shows announced will happen in home turf Canada and drummer Moe Carlson as well as bassist Arif Mirabdolbaghi will be returning to the stage to indulge in a little bit of nostalgia. Kezia will be performed in its entirety!
Today is the day you get to hear a new song from Antimatter. It's called "Black Eyed Man" and is taken from their upcoming release The Judas Table. This 6-minute melancholic song is also the album opener. Come October 9th, you will be able to get your hands on the entire record on Prophecy Productions. Until then, enjoy this beautiful piece of music available below.