Earlier this year, Enslaved began working on their next album after they released RIITIIR back in 2012. The thirteenth studio installment by the Norway's progressive extreme metallers is now underway as the recording process has started. What do you expect from the new album?
The full-length comeback of Godflesh is here. A World Lit Only by Fire comes out October 7th via the band's own Avalanche Recordings, but you can hear the whole album streaming at NPR. Listen to it and leave us a comment about the album below.
Finnish melodic death metallers Omnium Gatherum have been forced to cancel the shows they were going to do in Japan due to a heavy breach in contract from the tour organizer and Metal Asia Agency. The band is devastated but promises that they will perform in Japan in the future.
Following the announcement of a new album, the progressive supergroup Soen have now revealed the tracklist for their upcoming sophomore record Tellurian, which is set for a release date of November 3rd via Spinefarm Records. The band have also unveiled a new video/single for one of these tracks entitled "Tabula Rasa."
The latest Pryapisme show in Paris, France, which took place at Le Klub last May, was filmed and recorded professionally, and it will be available on YouTube, for free, on October 7th. The first extract of this show is available now, with their famous track "Un druide est giboyeux lorsqu'il se prend pour un neutrino", extracted from their second album, Hyperblast Super Collider, released on April 1st, 2013 via Apathia Records. Check it out!
The Georgian progressive stoner/sludge quartet Mastodon have released a new music video for the song "The Motherload", taken from their latest effort Once More 'Round The Sun. This is the second video made for this album; the first one was for the song "High Road" and can still be seen here. "The Motherload" video is directed by Jonathan Rej and Thomas Bingham from Adult Swim, and has now been presented, full of twerking.
Despite the hints that Black Sabbath's show at London's Hyde Park this last July could be their last, the heavy metal legends will be touring again, according to frontman Ozzy Osbourne. In a recent interview to Metal Hammer magazine, he confirms that the band will start working on a new album next year and then do one final tour.
Fans of the Romanian black metal band Negură Bunget rejoice because they have finished recording their new album, Tău. The mixing and mastering are also complete. The album is expected in 2015 via Prophecy Productions. Now that the new record is done, what are your expectations for it?
After the release of their third full-length album this June, funeral doom monsters Profetus are about to begin with the writing of the new record. The successor to well-acclaimed As All Seasons Die will see the light sometime next year. Other details will be unveiled subsequently in months that follow.
Thrashers Havok recently signed a deal with Century Media Records and they have been touring in North America with Crowbar, Revocation, Fit For An Autopsy and Armed For Apocalypse. Unfortunately, the band will have to cancel a few shows now due to an injury suffered by frontman/guitarist David Sanchez. He broke his wrist in a fall while he was hiking. The group plans to rejoin the tour in California and Revocation guitarist Dan Gargiulo will fill in for the rest of the tour while Sanchez will be doing just vocals. The thrashin' will continue shortly.
Celtic Legacy is an Irish heavy metal band, formed in 1997, that have released three albums, and split a few times (the last time was in 2009). They are now coming back with new material. This Winter, Celtic Legacy will release its first album since 2008's Guardian Of Eternity. It's called The Lie Of The Land. A single was released in August this year, "My People," which was the first new song by Celtic Legacy in six years.
Canadians The Birthday Massacre are announcing the dates for the North American tour in support of their upcoming album Superstition on their Facebook page. See the full dates below where you also find tour dates in Brazil set for next year. The album is scheduled to be released on the 11th of November this year.
Prosthetic Records has recently announced the signing of the Denver-based atmospheric metal quartet Wayfarer. Formed in 2012, the band began working on their full-length debut Children Of The Iron Age, which is now tentatively scheduled for a November release.
North Carolina sludge/stoner representatives Weedeater are very pleased to confirm a set of tour dates across the East side of the United States. A two-week run, which will happen this November, will be supported by Full Of Hell and Lazer/Wulf as the opening act on all dates. Check out the list of tour dates below the flyer.
The first ever Rock In Rio USA has announced the first acts that will perform in Las Vegas next year. Metallica and Deftones have both been confirmed to perform. Metallica will headline the Main Stage while Deftones will be headlining the Sunset Stage.