After a long silence, Varg have shared big news today. The German metallers have joined the Napalm Records family and signed a worldwide deal. While many details are still under wraps, the band is set to release their brand new album Das Ende aller Lügen on Napalm Records. You can expect more info on the album soon enough. For now, whet your appetite with the album teaser below.
July 17th marks the release of Powerwolf's new album Blessed & Possessed. Apart from the 11 brand new tracks, fans can also hear 10 cover songs that the band recorded for Metallum Nostrum, which is part of the limited 2-CD Mediabook. On that note, you can check out the lyric video for their cover version of Gary Moore's "Out In The Fields" right now.
The awaited return from Cynic to Europe is finally upon us. The progressive trio announced their eagerly awaited European headliner tour in support of their latest album Kindly Bent To Free Us for October. They will be joined by Polish band Tides From Nebula as well as Paul Masvidal's and Amy Correia's shared project Onward With Love. Do not miss this rare opportunity to see the band live in Europe. For a list of all confirmed dates, see below.
Who wants to hear new material from Cattle Decapitation? Here it is! The San Diego deathgrinders have recently unveiled another track from their newest musical offering, The Anthropocene Extinction. The hard-hitting opus second single, "Mammals In Babylon" is available for consumption over here.
Austrian power metallers Dragony have announced the title of their second album, and revealed its front cover artwork. The follow-up to their debut album Legends from 2011, will be titled Shadowplay, and will be released in September via Limb Music. The album's cover artwork was designed by the Hungarian artist Péter Sallai, known from his cooperation with acts such as Sabaton, Crematory or Satyricon. You can see the cover below.
Here is new black metal to discover. The Bulgarian band Sources Of I is offering a full stream of their new EP Faces, that will be out on August 14th through Tanquam Aegri Somnia (Kaotoxin). You can stream it via SoundCloud below. Faces, the debut EP by the band, is a 21 minutes epic, doomy, black metal journey.
Last year, Angel Vivaldi released the excellent EP, Away With Words Part 1. Now you can check out the newest video from the progressive metal band for the track ". _ _ _ _" (One). This is a perfect opportunity to discover Angel Vivaldi's music if you still haven't.
Kataklysm are back with a new album this year, Of Ghosts And Gods, which is expected to be released on July 31st worldwide via Nuclear Blast. The band is prepared to unleash an aural assault of the best kind upon the masses and the Canadian death metallers have released a brand new track entitled "The Black Sheep". You can tell us what you think about it after you give it a spin below.
Death/doom metallers Indesinence are currently streaming online yet another new song called "Mountains Of Mind / Five Years Ahead (Of My Time)", the third from their upcoming album III and so you can get a good idea of the dimensions the band is exploring. Listen to the song below and evaluate it. The album release date is July 21st under Profound Lore Records.
"Into Moshpit" is the new video from Brazilian thrashers Nervosa. The band from São Paulo, Brazil, is very busy these days and has also announced European tour dates for a hot summer of thrashing. The video features the song taken from the band's acclaimed debut album, Victim Of Yourself, which was released in 2014 via Napalm Records. Enjoy!
You are probably familiar with Norwegian black metallers The 3rd Attempt. It's the new band of former Carpathian Forest guitarists Tchort and BloodPervertor. On the 25th of September, Dark Essence Records is set to release the band's debut full-length album Born In Thorns. As a taste of what to expect from the record, the track "Art Of Domination" has been debuted online. Check out if you like it below via SoundCloud.
Europe will be able to witness soon another Behemoth tour. The Polish death metal heavyweights have announced that they will be touring Europe in early 2016 still supporting their latest effort, The Satanist. This tour happening in January/February will feature as well Abbath, Inquisition and Entombed A.D. Get ready for one of the hottest extreme metal packages of 2016, Europa Blasphemia Tour.
As they prepare to release a new album, Five Finger Death Punch have premiered the first video of a new song. The first song the American band unveils is called "Jekyll And Hyde", the lead single. You can get their upcoming album Got Your Six globally on August 28th, 2015. They made a video about making a video and had fun with it! Watch it here.
Start your day with new music from The Sword! Apart from unveiling the cover art that will grace their next opus High Country, scheduled for release on August 21st on Razor & Tie, the stoner/doom metallers are also streaming the title track "High Country". You can check out the cover and tracklist below. As for the new song, it is currently streaming on the band's website. What are your thoughts on the track?
Guitarist Ingvar Sæmundsson has decided to leave Severed and focus more on his main band Momentum. He has been playing in Iceland's Severed since 2008. Unnar Sigurðsson (Beneath) is the group's new guitarist. He will be playing his first gig with the band at Eistnaflug this year. The death metallers will be premiering brand new material and their new guitarist will take the stage for the first time.