Deathcore group Oceano recently announced their brand new studio album. Titled Ascendants, the record will be available on March 23rd via Earache Records. For now, you can listen to the band's new single "Dead Planet" below as a first taste. Moreover, you can take a look at the cover art that will grace the concept album as well as the tracklist.
After recently inking a deal to Century Media, the Swedish death metallers Tribulation revealed they're working on a new album. The band now revealed their upcoming full-length album The Children Of The Night is scheduled to be released in April through Century Media. They also revealed the release of The Death & Rebirth Of..., featuring two new tracks from the upcoming album. The EP will be released on black and limited gold 7" vinyl on the band's upcoming North American tour, starting January 28th, supporting Aeon, Cannibal Corpse and Behemoth.
Japanese post-rock masters Mono have some exciting news to share with their European audience. After performing a set of tour dates in Europe at the end of 2014, the band now confirmed another string of dates across the 'old continent'. This time Mono will tour in April/May and will be once again accompanied by 'cello-doom' performer Helen Money. Check out the confirmed tour dates down below.
As you probably know by now, Venom, the influential British trio, will release their new studio album called From The Very Depths on January 26th in Europe and January 27th in the US via Spinefarm Records. As the release date approaches, they have now decided to share the track "Grinding Teeth", which can be streamed below. How is the follow-up to Fallen Angels sounding so far?
Who wants to hear a new song from the Romanian folk black metallers Negură Bunget? Now you can. It has been a while since the band released their last album Vîrstele Pămîntului but 2015 will see the release of Tău. Today, however, you get the first taste of the new material with the tune "Nămetenie". You can enjoy the song through Soundcloud below. What do you think of this song?
With their last full length having come out in 2012, Royal Thunder have finally announced the title and release date of their sophomore full-length. The album will be titled Crooked Doors with an official release date of April 7th. The album is to be released via Relapse Records, and is already recorded. Get ready!
The new outfit Jaded Star has signed with American progressive metal leader Sensory Records for the upcoming springtime release of their debut album. After touring the world and captivating audiences along the way with their previous bands, Jaded Star was founded by Maxi Nil (ex-Visions Of Atlantis) and Raphael Saini (ex-Iced Earth studio musician). Joining forces with Kosta Vreto (Horizon's End, Wardrum) and Babis Nikou (Astral DNA, Opened Paradise, Dia Mageias), the band came into existence in 2013, instantly creating an arsenal of new tunes and beginning to tour that year.
Dutch prog death metal veterans Phlebotomized have announced their new vocalist. The band welcomes Ben de Graaff (Night Of Suicide, Sepiroth) to their family as the new frontman. Be sure to catch him live at one of their upcoming shows and releases. Phlebotomizedreunited in 2013 after 16 years of silence.
I'm Going To Kill Myself, the brand-new and third full-length by US metallers Black Sheep Wall, is streaming exclusively in its entirety over at Lambgoat. The album is due out January 27th through Season Of Mist. Compromised of only 4 songs, with one song being over 30 minutes, it clocks in at over 60 minutes. Listen to I'm Going To Kill Myselfhere and, please, don't kill yourself*!
The sludge mongers in Lord Dying have granted Loudwire to exclusively stream the band's upcoming album Poisoned Altars in its entirety. Poisoned Altars is due out in a week from today through Relapse Records, which will also be the band's debut on the label. Stream the album here and get your fix now!
The Swedish extreme metallers in Shiningrecently revealed the recording of a new album, due out in 2015. The band's manager Patricia Thomas revealed today album number nine, entitled IX - Everyone, Everything, Everywhere, Ends, is due out April 20th through Season Of Mist.
Iconic rockers Mötley Crüe announced today the details of their final performance. This will mark the end of their touring career and will conclude their two year Final Tour cycle at the end of 2015 on New Year's Eve, December 31st at Staples Center in their hometown of Los Angeles where the band's career began 34 years ago. Moreover, they released their new single "All Bad Things" today which is available for sale digitally here. The single is accompanied by a video clip of highlights of their 34-year career which premiered today. Watch it here!
Now this could be a fun tour. Mastodon are joining forces with Clutch on a co-headline tour along with special guests Graveyard and Big Business - each taking part of the tour as support. The trek kicks off in St. Paul, Minnesota on April 16th. Tickets go on sale to the public on Friday, January 23rd. Check out the dates below!
After much anticipation and curiosity, you can finally listen to a song from The Gentle Storm, the new band with Arjen Lucassen (Ayreon, Star One, Guilt Machine) and Anneke van Giersbergen (The Gathering, Devin Townsend). They are set to release the debut album The Diary on the 23rd of March 2015 through Inside Out Music, and now have revealed the first music to be taken from the record. You can watch the lyric video for the track "Endless Sea (Storm Version)" below. There are two different versions: the acoustic (gentle) and the heavy (storm) version. Is it what you were expecting? Share your impressions!