In Mourning fans have waited a while to hear new updates regarding the new album the band has been working on. Today we finally have news about the next chapter of the band. Sweden's melodic death/progressive metal masters are currently in the studio working hard on the successor to their 2012 much-lauded offering, The Weight Of Oceans. After the release of that album, the band parted ways with founding drummer Christian Netzell in 2014 to later be joined by former Katatonia drummer Daniel Liljekvist.
We have great news for the fans of Jag Panzer! After quitting back in 2011 following The Scourge Of The Light and returning in 2014, the U.S. metallers announced earlier this year that they were recording a new song with original vocalist Harry Conklin. However, that will turn into a new album. In fact, the band will hit the studio in May 2016 for their new studio album entitled The Deviant Chord via SPV Records.
Portuguese heavy metalers Attick Demons are back in the studio and recording new songs. While we don't know if they are recording a new album or possibly an EP, they are working on some new material. We will keep you posted on the follow-up to Atlantis which for now has the title of Let's Raise Hell.
Guess who's ready to record some new music! Swedish gothic doom legends Katatonia just announced that the writing process of the new album is almost finished, demos have been recorded and they are ready to hit the studio in December. Finally, the news that fans were waiting to hear and Dead End Kings will soon have a follow-up.
Good news for fans of the German thrash metal veterans Exumer! The group will enter a studio in Dortmund, Germany on October 19th to begin recording the follow-up to their 2012 album Fire & Damnation for an early 2016 release. The band will once again work with producer Waldemar Sorychta (Sodom, Moonspell, Grip Inc., Tiamat). Exumer's new album is set to be released via Metal Blade Records in early 2016, and marks the 4th output in the band's 30 year history. Stay tuned for more details coming soon.
After recruiting two new guitarists, German gothic metallers Crematory have entered the Kohlekeller-Studios in September, to record their new studio album Monument, which will be released through Steamhammer/SPV, for their 25th anniversary, in the spring of 2016. This album will follow Antiserum and the group promises a return to their roots.
Death Angel will enter the studio on October 9th to begin tracking a new album to follow The Dream Calls For Blood. The Bay Area thrash metal band shows no sign of slowing down and will work once again with Jason Suecof and Rob producing at AudioHammer Studios in Sanford, Florida. The band has been writing new songs in between tours and is now in the final stages of writing.
The Finns Dark Buddha Rising are gracing us with a new two-track album this year called Inversum. Before its release on September 25th through Neurot Recording, we get to hear part of a new track. The new album welcomes the addition of new Dark Buddha Rising recruits, V. Vatanen (guitar, vocals), J. Saarivuori (keyboards) and M. Neuman (vocals). You can enjoy below the audio excerpt of "E X O".
German power metallers Primal Fear have set Rulebreaker as the title of their new album, which is due out on January 29th, 2016 via Frontiers Music Srl. The album was recorded at Hansen Studio in Ribe, Denmark with producer Mat Sinner and engineer Jacob Hansen. This new album will feature the band's new drummer Francesco Jovino (ex-U.D.O.) and the return of founding member Tom Naumann. You can expect to know more about it in the near future.
Veterans Savage recently announced the release date for a double album package including a brand new 12-track studio album along with a 13-track live album. 7 will feature all new tracks including the band's first live album - Live 'N' Lethal featuring the whole of their debut album Loose 'N' Lethal along with tracks from previous albums Sons Of Malice, Xtreme Machine and Hyperactive.
Finnish power metallers Stratovarius will release their new album, Eternal, on September 11th via the earMUSIC label. Recently, the band has shared an intimate tour of the album via a 12-minute behind-the-scenes mini-documentary, which can now be seen below. The studio documentary spotlights the band in the studio recording, along with interviews about the new material.
Finnish gothic group The 69 Eyes have secretly entered the studio with producer Johnny Lee Michaels, who already was responsible for the recordings of some of their best albums, Blessed Be and Paris Kills, to begin recording their new album for an early 2016 release.
California sludge trailblazers 16 have commenced recording the follow-up to their latest album, 2012's Deep Cuts From Dark Clouds. For the as-yet-untitled new album, the band is once again reunited with producer/engineer Jeff Forrest. Ferry and vocalist Cris Jerue are also joined by drummer Dion Thurman of San Diego noise rockers Creedle, and bassist Barney Firks (Sylvia Juncosa). Potential song titles include "Pastor In A Coma," "George," "Peaches, Cream, And Placenta" and "Secrets Of The Curmudgeon."
Yes, Sunn O))) are finally recording a new album. After releasing splits, demos and several collaborations, fans will be pleased to know that the follow-up to Monoliths & Dimensions is being forged as we speak in the studio. The drone doom duo has been in Seattle for the last seven days and will emerge from this cave with their new album. Stay tuned for more info about it and start getting pumped!
Swedish band Kall has signed to Catatonic State. The black metallers will enter the studio shortly, to record their 2nd album, planned for release later in 2015. The new album, that follows Kall (2014), will be a long, intense journey into the mind of Kall.