The Swedes Ereb Altor will soon release a Bathory/Quorthon tribute album entitled Blot - Ilt - Taut (which is old Swedish and means "Blood - Fire - Death"). This release will be out on February 26th and the band has revealed the tracks that will appear on it. Closer to the release date, Ereb Altor will share the songs online.
Oakland funeral doom metal band Lycus unveiled to us a couple of fresh new details about their upcoming second full-length album. First of all, the title of this album will be Chasms, and is set to be released on January 15th (CD/LP/Digital), 2016 via Relapse Records. The cover artwork, which can be seen below, was done by Paolo Girardi. And that's not all of course. The band is also streaming a brand new track, "Solar Chamber", which can be heard through the SoundCloud widget below the tracklist.
Prepare for some big news from Borknagar today. The Norwegians just revealed the cover that will grace Winter Thrice; that is their new album which is being released on January 22nd, 2016 via Century Media Records worldwide. The 10th studio album of the black metallers will feature eight new songs. One of them is available as of now. It's called "The Rhymes Of The Mountain" and it opens the album. Stop what you are doing and give it a spin below!
And the tour cancellations continue following the Paris terrorist attacks. While some bands have maintained their shows in Paris and all over Europe, others like Lamb Of God have decided to return home, citing security concerns to cancel their remaining shows. Curiously enough, Children Of Bodom and Sylosis, whom have been accompanying Lamb Of God on this tour, have decided to continue with the European trek unlike the Americans.
Finnish act led by Tuomas Saukkonen, Wolfheart, has just posted a brand new video online. The tune "Zero Gravity" is taken from their latest album Shadow World, which came out this year and follows the successful debut Winterborn. The video, available for your viewing pleasure below, features beautiful Norwegian landscapes and the band performing in the outdoors.
Entombed A.D. will return with a new album on February 26th, 2016! In 2014, Entombed-founding member L-G Petrov returned with the band's revitalized yet lethal new incarnation Entombed A.D. and released the album Back To The Front. Its follow-up will be entitled Dead Dawn. A first single will be released in mid-December and shortly before the album's release, the death metal commando will present the new material alongside classic tracks on tour. So, you can start getting ready for more from the group.
A lot has changed for Intervals in the last few years and particularly this year. The progressive metallers are releasing a new album called The Shape Of Colour but now it's only guitarist Aaron Marshall officially in the band. The new all-instrumental album drops on December 4th and features Protest The Hero's Cameron McLellan on bass and former Periphery drummer Travis Orbin. As of now, you can hear a cut from the album, "Fable", featuring BadBadNotGood's Leland Whitty on sax.
Cauldron are set to unleash a new album titled In Ruin next year on the 8th of January 2016 through The End Records in North America and on January 29th in Europe via High Roller Record. More details are available here. Before you get your hands on the record, you can enjoy a new song below. The Toronto-bred metal trio give you "No Return / In Ruin".
Americans Impellitteri released their new album Venom on March 4th this year. Since then, they have also shared a couple of videos before. Their latest single "Face The Enemy" has also gotten the video treatment. Watch the result here. The song was recorded at NRG Recording Studios where Slash, Lamb Of God and others have recently recorded.
California groove metallers DevilDriver recently completed work on their 7th studio album and follow up to their 2013 Napalm Records debut Winter Kills. Today they have announced their new album. Trust No One is set for a Friday May 13th, 2016 release date via Napalm Records. The band has teamed up again with producer Mark Lewis from Audio Hammer Studios for the production of the album. There is still a bit of waiting to do but check out the first details below.
After revealing all about their new album, Rhapsody Of Fire have now given us a new song to hear! Their new release is called Into The Legend. All you need to know about it is right here. Below you can hear the title track of the album and tell us if you love/hate it. The symphonic metallers filmed a video for "Into The Legend".
New music alert! It's coming from Obscura today. The German tech metal crusaders just released the first taste of their new album, Akroasis and it's precisely the title track of their upcoming output. They recently parted ways with guitarist Tom Geldschläger who was replaced by Rafael Trujillo. Hear the new sounds below. After so much waiting around, how do you rate this new song? And are you hopeful for the follow-up to Omnivium?
U.K. death/doom metallers Indesinence have announced that III will be their last output as the band is no longer active. Indesinence formed in 2001, releasing three full-length albums in the process, the most recent, III, on label Profound Lore earlier this year.
Secrets Of The Moon have just unveiled a new secret, that is, a new song! The release of their new album, Sun, is fast-approaching, and today you can enjoy a lyric video for the tune "Hole", taken from the upcoming album. Secrets Of The Moon will also tour with Dødheimsgard, Thulcandra and Our Survival Depends On Us in March next year. As for the new song, it clocks in at almost 7-minutes. Prepare your ears and enjoy it loudly here.
Withered have a new label home! After years of silence, the American dark extremists will release their next full-length on the label in 2016. The band was formed by Mike Thompson and Chris Freeman in Atlanta, Georgia in the United States in 2003. In 2013, Dylan Kilgore and Mike Longoria left their posts. Beau Brandon and Mike Thompson had already roughed in a few new songs and completed the framework for their fourth full-length with Ethan McCarthy (Primitive Man) taking over vocal and guitar duties. Withered also called upon Colin Marston (Gorguts, Krallice) to fill the void left by Longoria. After completing their forthcoming album, the band teamed up with Season of Mist.