04:30 - Maco I still don't understand why some people think that metal is "dead" That's bullshit.
03:31 - Redn1ght Haven't heard of any Vedic folk.. Try looking at youtube.
03:28 - Karlabos Also do you guys know some good vedic folk metal bands. Preferably extreme vedic folk?
03:22 - Karlabos Niburta has some throat singing too: [link] What is this anyway? Hungarian folk?
02:30 - Redn1ght I just discovered those bands earlier yesterday... I need to find more bands to listen to.
02:28 - moonflash Yeah once you get to the weird part of youtube the right side bar becomes an awesome portal of discovery lol. And the one you just posted sounds equally intruiging, kinda like kung-fu hustle meets In Extremo :P
02:12 - Redn1ght There's also The Nine Treasures: [link] @Moonflash.
Septicflesh really know how to tease. As previously announced, the Greeks have completed the recordings of their upcoming full-length. Today the band reveals the album title. It will be called Titan and consist of 10 songs. The band filmed the whole recording process of the album and are now presenting the first episode. Check out the Prague Filmharmonic Orchestra and Choir sessions through the video below while you wait for Titan.
If you have been eagerly waiting for a new Septicflesh release, the band is getting there. The Greek symphonic metallers have finished recording their new, as-yet-untitled full-length album. The new album will consist of 10 songs that were recorded once again at Devasoundz Studios in Athens, Greece and in the Czech Republic with the collaboration of the Prague Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir. From there, the album was mixed and mastered in Los Angeles by producer Logan Mader (Gojira, Fear Factory, Cavalera Conspiracy). The plan is to release it this summer.
While their fans are eagerly awaiting their new album, Greek extreme symphonic metal band Septicflesh has revealed today the brand new cover and the tracklist of their upcoming reissue of 1998's A Fallen Temple. The cover was designed by Seth Siro Anton and the album will be released on January 17th (January 21st in North America) via Season Of Mist. This remastered re-release includes four rare bonus tracks.
2014 is shaping up to be a killer year for international bands touring Australia, with this tour being one of the most anticipated yet. Greeks Septicflesh and Italians Fleshgod Apocalypse, two of Europe's symphonic metal heavyweights, will grace Australian shores in May, 2014 together for the first time.
Finally some news about Septicflesh's new album. The Greek daemons have entered the Devasoundz Studios in Athens to start recording their upcoming, yet untitled, full-length album. The successor of The Great Mass will contain 10 songs and is expected to be released in North America via Prosthetic Records in early 2014.
After the reissues of Septicflesh's classic first two albums Mystic Places Of Dawn (originally out in 1994) and Esoptron (1995), Season Of Mist will release a newly remastered version of the symphonic metallers' 1997 opus Ophidian Wheel. You can expect it to drop next October.
In case you haven't heard, Season Of Mist will re-release the first five albums of Greek extreme metal legends Septicflesh over the course of the year to come. Mystic Places Of Dawn the first of which will see its release on January 22nd in North America and January 25th worldwide. The re-issue will include the four tracks from 1991's EP Temple Of The Lost Race. Check out the new cover artwork of Mystic Places Of Dawn, designed by Spiros "Seth" Antoniou himself.
Greek symphonic metal demons Septicflesh have announced North American shows as part of their Conquerors Of The World Tour this October. The band will share the stage with fellow label mates Inquisition, as well as Krisiun, Melechesh and Ex Deo in what promises to be a brutal assault, which begins on October 12th in Toronto, Canada. The dates can be found below and more will be announced soon.
Due to a last-minute withdrawal of Septicflesh (due to a tour schedule conflict), Sumerian thrashing black metallers Melechesh have been confirmed as the support act on the upcoming Lux Mundi European Tour of Swiss industrial metallers Samael
Melechesh will now share the so-called direct support rotating slot with Norwegian black metal act Keep Of Kalessin.
Septicflesh in their turn have been added as the second special guest on Amon Amarth's Surtur Rising European Tour, which already features As I Lay Dying. Get those dates again here.
Find an updated list of dates and a tour trailer after the jump.
Children Of Bodom has announced a North American headlining tour in support of their new album Relentless Reckless Forever. Support on the Children Of Bodom tour will come from Devin Townsend with openers Obscura and Septicflesh rotating positions each night.
Brought to you by Guitar World and Revolver, the North American leg of Children Of Bodom's Ugly World Tour will kick off in Los Angeles on June 24 and run through July 24 in Montreal where COB will perform alongside Kiss, Motörhead and more as part of the Heavy MTL hard rock festival.
"We are psyched to see all of our friends in North America and to play our new songs live for all of the Bodom maniacs," commented COB guitarist/vocalist Alexi "Wildchild" Laiho. "Get ready to throw it down!"
As we have reached the month of the release of Septicflesh's new masterpiece The Great Mass, it is time for revelation.
You can now witness the Suicidal God statue in all its gruesome glory, the final part that completes the cover artwork of the CD+DVD digipak, the gatefold LP and the dust jacket of the artbook edition.
The Great Mass will be released on April 18th in Europe and April 19th in North America through Season Of Mist. More album details were previously reported over here and over here.