Def Leppard are just a couple of weeks away from releasing of their upcoming self-titled effort, to be out on the 30th of October, 2015 through earMUSIC worldwide (excluding North America, Japan). Now the band present the new official lyric video for their recently released single "Let's Go", available for streaming via YouTube player down below.
Romanian metallers DinUmbră are pleased to stream their upcoming new studio album, Soul Of A Galaxy, in its entirety. This will be their second full-length after their self-titled debut twelve years ago and two EP's. New album is available for streaming at this location.
We already informed you about Joel Hoekstra's 13 new solo album, Dying To Live, which will be available via Frontiers Music SRL on October 16th. Now it s time to share a brand new official video for the song "Scream", now available for streaming through the YouTube player down under. Check it out!
Operation: Mindcrime, the band led by singer Geoff Tate, announce that they will embark on a European headlining tour this coming November/December. Seattle-based progressive metallers will be touring in support of their latest new album, The Key, out in stores from September 18th via Frontiers Music Srl. Check out the list of confirmed tour dates down below.
Texas-based classic rockers Scorpion Child have announced to release a brand-new single on 7" vinyl/digital download on November 6th, 2015 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. The single will contain the new track, "She Sings, I Kill", as well as another new song, "(Enter The) Twilight Coven", which will be a B-Side that is exclusive to this single. Both tracks will mark the first impression of the band's upcoming, second studio album, which is tentatively scheduled for an early 2016 release.
German metallers Varg, who recently signed with Napalm Records, are presenting a brand new video for the track "Rotkäppchen" [2015 version], which can now be seen below. This new version of the track will appear on the Varg's upcoming EP with the same title. Expect the album to hit stores on the 9th of October, 2015.
With their 30th anniversary as a band and newly recruited vocalist Mats Levén, who's a longtime friend of the band, Swedish epic doom veterans Candlemass have announced a brand new EP. The release will contain 4 new studio tracks. As of now, you can take a look at the album cover right here, which was created by artist Erik Rovanperä. Do you like it?
Norwegian black 'n' rollers Vreid have released a new video, bestowing musical goodness on the populace. The video is the title track from the band's forthcoming album Sólverv, to be released on October 9th via Indie Recordings. Their last album, Welcome Farewell, was released in 2013. Enjoy the clip and the new music!
After some line-up changes, Dave Mustaine's Megadeth is back with a new record. If you enjoyed the band's last album Super Collider, prepare for the new one which will be named Dystopia. It is coming out in January 22nd, 2016. As for the music, you won't even have to wait to listen to some of it. You can stream the new song "Fatal Illusion" right away.
Norwegian avant-garde metallers Vulture Industries continue to ride the wave of their latest album, The Tower, which was released two years ago and was nominated on Metal Storm Awards 2013. Now they have a new video to offer, for the tune "Blood On The Trail" taken from the record. It was directed by Costin Chioreanu. Enjoy the song and video below!
The Moth Gatherer are releasing a new album, The Earth Is The Sky, on November 27th via Agonia Records. The band recently revealed all the details about it and also shared a new song to whet your appetite. After some teasing, you can finally hear "Pale Explosions" in full! Listen to it below where you also find the album's artwork (made by SCG) and tracklist.
Ulcer have been hard at work on their new album and follow-up to 2013's Grant Us Death and the first details are now starting to be revealed. You can feast your eyes on the cover art that will grace the group's forthcoming album which will be titled Heading Below. It was designed by Piotr Kurek of Mentalporn.
Two new compilations are coming from Pantera this year! History Of Hostility, a nine-track Pantera primer that includes some of Pantera's most legendary tracks from five studio albums, will be released on CD and LP on October 30th, just in time for Halloween. The influential metal band disbanded back in 2003, followed by the untimely death of guitar genius Dimebag Darrell in 2004 but the other members are involved in other bands. Their music, however, lives on.
Folk/doom outfit Kauan have premiered a second music video/lyric video for their upcoming 7th album, Sorni Nai. The album is a single 52-minute-long track ruminating on the infamous Djatlov Pass Incident - a case where 9 hikers mysteriously perished in the frost-laden Ural Mountains, and the case was shut by Soviet investigators before any explanation could be offered, leading some to believe extraterrestrial forces were at work. The video showcases from 12:42 to 18:40 in the album. Don't miss the opportunity to hear the music below.
The Book Of Souls tour is hitting the States in February, March and April. In fact, Iron Maiden will open the World Tour in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on the 24th of February 2016, playing nine shows in total, finishing up at The Forum, LA on April 15th. Canadian fans please note that your dates will be announced very soon as well. This tour happens, of course, in support of the heavy metallers new double album, The Book Of Souls. So you can expect to hear some new songs.