The American trio Ares Kingdom have announced the release of The Unburiable Dead, due out in early September, while an LP release will come later. The Unburiable Dead is the follow-up to 2010's Incendiary and 2013's cover album Veneration.
Xandria are releasing a new EP tomorrow, Friday 31st through Napalm Records. The release features 3 brand new tracks, 2 re-makes and 2 cover songs. Today the symphonic band has released a lyric video for one of the new songs, the powerful "Voyage Of The Fallen". You can be the judge of the song after you listen to it below.
Five years since the release of the debut Psalms Of Misanthropy, Nashville's one-man tech-death metal project A Loathing Requiem is stoked to announce the release of Acolytes Eternal. Acolytes Eternal is due out tomorrow through The Artisan Era, but can now be streamed for free here.
Krallice's new opus is called Ygg Huur. The follow-up to Years Past Matter was surprisingly released today by the band itself. Luckily, you can listen to the entire piece right now at Bandcamp, where you can also pre-order the CD. The vinyl version will be available this fall through Gilead Media. Do you think it is a worthy successor of their last album?
Orlando-based Trivium have just announced their upcoming new full-length album, Silence In The Snow, and with it, they released a music video for its title track, that can be watched below. The album is set to be released on October 2nd, 2015 via Roadrunner Records, their long lasting label.
Russian/Ukrainian folk/doom outfit Kauan have premiered a 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 the first 7 minutes of the album.
There has been much discussion around Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival this year and not the good kind. The festival's co-founder Kevin Lyman said in an interview that "metal got gray, bald and fat" and that pissed a lot of people. Then Slayer's Kerry King got involved, criticized the organization of the event and blamed the festival's low attendances on the fact that the 2015 Mayhem lineup sucks, angering some of the smaller bands. Now co-founder of the festival, John Reese, has penned an "open letter" to the heavy metal community, asking everyone to support the genre and not continue to make divisive comments regarding the event. A bit of damage control it seems but things already got out of hand.
Finnish gothic group The 69 Eyes have secretly entered the studio with producer Johnny Lee Michaels, who already was responsible for the recordings of some of their best albums, Blessed Be and Paris Kills, to begin recording their new album for an early 2016 release.
In a constant information grant, progressive outfit Riverside have just shared the tracks for the bonus part of the upcoming new album Love, Fear And The Time Machine, called "Day Session". The news come after a streak of announcements by the band themselves and especially courtesy of Mariusz Duda. Furthermore, the vinyl edition of the album, a double heavyweight vinyl edition (with CD) presented in a gatefold cover, is now available for pre-order here.
Drakum, the folk metallers from Barcelona, recently announced their EP entitled Trollmin that will be released on the 10th of September 2015. Now band has revealed its tracklist and can be seen below. Soon you will be able to hear a new song from the release that follows the debut album Torches Will Rise Again.
Justin Broadrick's Jesu have announced the release of a full-length collaboration with Sun Kil Moon, an American folk rock act from San Francisco, California. The collaboration is due February 19th, 2016 through Caldo Verde Records.
Three years have passed since Gorod released their latest album, titled A Perfect Absolution. But the French technical death metal innovators have just revealed that they are releasing their next album this fall on Unique Leader Records (North America) and Listenable Records (rest of the world). As of today, you can start discovering the forthcoming opus, A Maze Of Recycled Creeds. The album cover and song titles have already been released.
French black/death invaders Temple Of Baal have unveiled details of their upcoming new product Mysterium, scheduled for an October 2nd release via Agonia Records. The follow up to Verses Of Fire was recorded at Hybreed Studios by Andrew Guillotin (Glorior Belli, Mourning Dawn). Below you can check out the complete tracklist and album artwork, done by David Fitt (Aosoth, Secrets Of The Moon, Svart Crown) and Maria Yakhnenko. In addition, Temple Of Baal is also presenting a brand new track, "Divine Scythe", now available for streaming through the YouTube player below. Enjoy!
Clutch are releasing a new album soon called Psychic Warfare. Ahead of its release, the heavy rock band has premiered today a video for its first single "X-Ray Visions". The video was shot by renowned photographer Dan Winters and you can watch it fully below. According to frontman Neil Fallon, the new album Psychic Warfare is "faster" than Earth Rocker with the exception of two songs.
Born Of Osiris have surprised their fans by premiering a brand new song as they begin The Summer Slaughter. The deathcore unit had announced earlier this year that they were working on a new album and now we can hear the first fruits of that labor of love. While they promise that new album details will be revealed soon, for now you can enjoy the first single "Throw Me In The Jungle". Did it spark your interest?