Liv Kristine is about to release her new solo album Vervain, her fifth in total. Today she is letting us hear a new song from it and it's called "Love Decay". The video and song feature singer Michelle Darkness (End Of Green). The Leaves' Eyes singer is releasing the album this October via Napalm Records. Until then, enjoy her new video here.
Two black metal bands, Mayhem and Watain, are joining forces in a North American tour that will happen in January 2015. The Norwegian black metal pioneers will be touring in support of their critically-acclaimed new album, Esoteric Warfare. The Canadians Revenge will be opening all shows. A full list of the tour dates can be found below. Check it out, maybe it's your lucky day.
Extreme metal heavyweights Carcass are about to embark on a North American tour with Obituary, Exhumed, and Noisem which begins on October 24th. Ahead of that, the British unit just debuted a new video. Directed by Kazuaki "Kazu" Kimura and Glenn Maguire, the official video for the track "The Granulating Dark Satanic Mills" from their comeback album Surgical Steel (2013) is available for your viewing pleasure below.
Currently on the road in Europe touring in support of their newest album Siren Charms, In Flames are about to record a new live DVD/Blu-Ray/album due to be released in 2015. The band is filming the release on the last shows of the tour in November in Stockholm and Gothenburg, Sweden. It's been 9 years since their last DVD was released, which was Used And Abused... In Live We Trust.
Black metallers Dark Fortress present their newest clip for the song "Chrysalis" off their new album Venereal Dawn. The first promo video for the album was created by their cover artist Daniël van Nes (who created the artwork for Venereal Dawn) in collaboration with Sanja Maier-Hasagic, Morean and acclaimed American modern dancer and choreographer Jack Gallagher. Get a glimpse into the post-apocalyptic scenario below. Do you like the video?
French black/death metallers Svart Crown are pleased to announce that they will be touring across Europe as a direct support to US death metal veterans Deicide. 'In The Minds Of Evil Europen Tour' will be executed this November/December and will be the last European run in support of Svart Crown's latest album Profane. The complete list of tour dates is available below the flyer. Check them out!
After unveiling their new vocalist and revealing the first new track with Nick Holmes on vocals, the opinions seemed divided about the Swedish death metallers choice for their new frontman. Well, today you get to stream another new song from Bloodbath's impending new horror-filled album Grand Morbid Funeral. You can enjoy or hate the new song through the lyric video available on the YouTube clip below. Tell us your impressions.
The Finns Ghost Brigade have decided to premiere not only one but two new songs today! They have been kind enough to share both "The Knife" and "Electra Complex" just now. So, just stop what you are doing and listen to them below. How are the new songs sounding to you? These are pretty long songs too, so you have plenty to sink your teeth into.
Today is a good day for "Tolkien metal" fans! Epic black metallers Summoning are already in the process of writing new material as stated on their official Facebook page today. They have already written new riffs and also rearranged some songs from the Old Mornings Dawn sessions.
After the Grammy that Black Sabbath received earlier this year, Ozzy Osbourne is getting his hands on another award, this time from MTV. The 2014 MTV Europe Music Awards will honor Ozzy Osbourne with the Global Icon Award. It's the first time it will go to a metal artist following Bon Jovi in 2010, Queen in 2011, Whitney Houston in 2012 and Eminem in 2013.
As you know, Steven Wilson is working on the follow-up to his latest solo album The Raven That Refused To Sing (And Other Stories). And now here is something to whet your appetite for the new record. Steven Wilson is recording his new album at AIR Studios with his band. The album will be released in February 2015. Below you find a 6-minute short by Lasse Hoile of Steven Wilson and band working at AIR Studios last month, including previews of the new album as a work in progress.
And now for something Raunchy! The Danish metallers are releasing their new album Vices.Virtues.Visions. this year and here is the first taste of new music. You've waited long enough and can now listen to the brand new song titled "Truth Taker" below. This is the first album with their new frontman Mike Semesky (Intervals) and their sixth in total. Find out all about it here.
Alternative/experimental group Dog Fashion Disco just debuted a new video! The Baltimore band has a new album out called Sweet Nothings after eight years of silence. If you haven't checked out their new album, this video might persuade you. Watch the video for "War Party" directed by Ric Peters right here and enter the madness.
Doom gothic metallers Diathra have reported that the group began recording their new EP which will perhaps develop into a full-scale album. The band just released Fascinating Impulses this year. Also, a new video is planned. The band isn't setting deadlines although they say it won't take six years like the last album.