Dead Congregation will release a new EP entitled Sombre Doom on CD on October 20th through Martyrdoom Productions while the vinyl version shall be released through Norma Evangelium Diaboli. It will feature a 14-minute track "of death metal somberness and doom". For now, you can take a look at the album artwork. Moreover, you can still catch the band live on their last shows of 2016. See the dates below.
Those who waited patiently enough can rejoice as Riverside are now streaming the first track off their upcoming instrumental album, Eye Of The Soundscape: "Where The River Flows". It is the very first snippet to deliever a more ambient and electronic tone by the Polish trio. Give it a listen, and tell us what you think!
As the release date for The Serenity Of Suffering approaches, Korn continue to promote their new record and now reveal another new song from it. One of the new songs features vocals by Corey Taylor of Slipknot fame. Check out "A Different World" now and see if you like the collaboration.
Perhaps it was to be expected but ReVamp have officially called it a day, having released two albums, their self-titled in 2010 and Wild Card in 2013. Singer Floor Jansen joined Nightwish, of course, and since then ReVamp haven't been very active. Curiously enough, she is now pregnant as well. The other band members will focus on new projects.
The Russian folk metal band Arkona just presented the song "Pod Mechami" from their re-recorded debut album Vozrozhdenie, which will be released on November 11th in a super fat digibook with beautiful illustrations of "Pagan artist" Kris Verwimp! Arkona's debut album Vozrozhdenie was originally released in 2004 (it means "revival").
Russia loving Finns Kypck have shared another video from their newest album, 3epo, which came out on the 16th of September 2016. Watch "Rusofob" (Russophobe) down below for another dose of doom metal. The video was directed by Harri Haataja and filmed by Vesa Ranta.
Avantgarde Music has presented the single "Pillars" by the Italian atmospheric black metal project Earth And Pillars - taken from the upcoming second studio album Pillars I set for release on October 30th. As of now, you can stream the song at Bandcamp. Take the eighteen-minutes journey now.
Opeth's new album, Sorceress, will see the light of day tomorrow (30th September) but you can enjoy it before that. Sorceress is the band's 12th album already. Stream the entire piece of music from the Swedes right here or over here, among other options. Finally, all the pieces of the puzzle are put together. Enjoy!
After exciting fans by announcing their new album, Theocracy have now shared the first full track from it. Check out the brand new lyric video for the 5-minute track "Wishing Well" on the YouTube player below! Ghost Ship, their first new album in five years, drops on October 28th in Europe and North America through Ulterium Records. Do you think it's a good start for the rest of the album?
The moment Root fans have been waiting for is coming. It's pretty big news. The Czech black metal pioneers just revealed that they are releasing their new album, the long awaited 10th studio album titled Kärgeräs - Return From Oblivion via the band's label Agonia Records on November 25th, 2016. Take a look at the album cover, which was hand-painted by Thomas Bruno, and all the details below.
UK progressive rockers Crippled Black Phoenix have previously showed us "No Fun", a new track taken from their new album Bronze. If you liked that, you will be pleased to know there is another new tune to enjoy. This one is called "Winning A Losing Battle". Watch out for the release of Bronze on November 4th (worldwide) via Season Of Mist.
The last we've heard of Rhapsody Of Fire, they had cancelled a show in Tel Aviv, Israel in August reportedly due to internal struggles within the band. It seems like they were having issues behind the scenes and now long-time vocalist Fabio Lione just announced that he quit the band. Why? The Italian singer didn't really say much about it but he is focusing on other projects.
Finnish funeral doom pioneers Shape Of Despair have unveiled details behind the release of the band's previously unreleased first demo Alone In The Mist. The demo was originally written and recorded in 1998 while the band was still known as Raven, and sees the legendary band's original take on the genre they would later innovate and popularize with their discography. The group is streaming the track "Shadowed Dreams" from Alone In The Mist now. Hear it here!
Black metal enthusiasts rejoice because today you can hear a new track from Anagnorisis. The U.S. collective has issued the first public single from their impending third full-length album, Peripeteia, which is set for release in late October. You can discover "5306 Morningside" right here.
NWOBHM giants Quartz announced on their Facebook page that their original vocalist Mike "Taffy" Taylor passed away on September 27th. Taylor's last album with the band was 1980's sophomore effort, Stand Up And Fight, featuring the singles "Stoking Up The Fires Of Hell" and the title track.