By now, you have probably listened to Conquering Dystopia's self-titled debut album. This new band features guitarists Jeff Loomis, Keith Merrow, bassist Alex Webster and drummer Alex Rüdinger. Soon, you will be able to see them perform live as well since they will be opening for Animals As Leaders on their US tour. Chon will also perform on the tour.
The new EP by Unisonic, For The Kingdom, will be released on May 23rd via earMUSIC. The label has just unveiled the EP's cover artwork, created by graphic artist Martin Hausler (who has previously worked with Unisonic on the band's debut album cover design). The cover represents only a very small excerpt of the futuristic album artwork.
Darkspace, Borgne, Bölzer, and Rorcal are among the bands announced for the Helvete Underground festival taking place in Geneva, Switzerland from October 2nd-4th this year. This Swiss underground black metal festival will also have exhibitions and other activities.
Death/doom metallers Serpentine Path have released a taste of their new album Emanations. As of now, you can check out "Disfigured Colossus", the first single off their second album. Additionally, the track video features an extended look at limited-edition green/black/red splatter vinyl, available exclusively from Relapse Records. Enjoy it below!
Swedish folk power metal forerunners Falconer will return this year with a new album called Black Moon Rising. Its release is scheduled for June 6th in Europe, June 9th in the UK, and June 10th in North America via Metal Blade. The band decided to reveal all the album details today and also the first new song. The first single to be released from the album, "Locust Swarm," is streaming now below. Now that the album opener is revealed, tell us your thoughts about it.
A new Vader song? Sure thing! Your death metal fix is here as the Polish act just released a lyric video to showcase their brand new tune "Where Angels Weep". This is the first bit of new music available from Tibi Et Igni after a small teaser. What are you waiting for? "Where Angels Weep" is available right here. What do you think about this first song?
Scottish metallers Alestorm have revealed a lot about their 4th album, to be entitled Sunset On The Golden Age. First of all, it will be released by Napalm Records on August 1st, 2014 in Europe (August 4th in the UK, August 5th in North America), and the cover as well as the tracklist have also been revealed. Take a peek below and get ready!
With their new album The Serpent & The Sphere about to be released in May, Agalloch have announced new tour dates for North America for their Serpens In Culmination tour. Joining the band on select dates on the first leg of the tour will be Obsidian Tongue, Vex, and Jex Thoth.
Vintersorg are back with a new album this year! After releasing Orkan two years ago, the Swedish metallers now present you Naturbål. It will contain nine tracks and the album cover artwork has been unveiled, which means you can take a look at it now here. As for the release date, mark your calendars for a June 27th release via Napalm Records.
Vindsval and company are keeping themselves busy as usual. Now the black metallers Blut Aus Nord have announced a new split album with industrial doomsters P.H.O.B.O.S. The split is titled Triunity and will feature three tracks from both bands released by Debemur Morti Productions on the 20th of June in Europe (24th in North America). All the details are available below.
Technical death metal masters Origin had already announced their new album and now have inked a European record deal with Agonia Records. The band's new album - the follow-up to 2011's Entity - is entitled Omnipresent and will be made available this summer. The cover artwork, tracklist and other details will be revealed shortly.
More black metal for you today. One-man black metal outfit Infestus has just released for streaming another brand new track called "Spiegel der Seele" and you can listen to it through the player below. What did you think of this? The song comes from the band's upcoming new opus The Reflecting Void which will see the light of day on April 25th (May 13th in North America), 2014 via Debemur Morti Productions.
The day Septicflesh fans have been waiting for finally arrived. Today you get to hear new material from the band's new album Titan. After three years since the last album The Great Mass, the first new song the band unveils is called "Order Of Dracul". Go ahead and satisfy your curiosity. How is this new single sounding to you? Does it raise your expectations for the rest of the album?