15:21 - Marcel Hubregtse I actually always notice the 10s flowing in freely when an album's open for voting and only later on the negative votes coming in.
15:19 - Apothecary Also: is it just me, or do negative votes always seem to come immediately when an album's open for voting? Like people are just waiting patiently at their keyboards like "OH MY FUCKING GOD, WHEN CAN THE HATE BEGIN ALREADY?"
14:39 - Apothecary I'm starting to feel like Czral from Virus is like the metal equivalent of Lewis Carroll. Seriously, actually read some Virus lyrics when you get the chance. Dude is down the fucking rabbit hole
14:36 - Korah Hey friends, my list begins to take forms, please check and thumb up if you like ;) [link]
Atlanta, Georgia post-metallers Irreversible have released some info about their upcoming new album Surface. According to the group, their new album Surface is in the final stages of mixing and mastering. It will contain 3 songs and be just over 40 minutes. They also have released a teaser track called "Side Effects Of Living" on their Bandcamp page. Good news for post-metal fans!
Post metallers Rosetta have recently detailed their new EP. Currently being mastered, it will be titled Flies To Flame. According to the band, it'll be out later this year in traditional formats — LP and CD — on Translation Loss Records. Read all about the first details and tracklist below.
Avantgarde metal band Kekal recently announced their new album's title and release date. The successor to Autonomy and the Unsung Division EP is to be called Multilateral and comes out in August 2015. For now, you can listen to the brand new tune "Token Discontentment" on their Bandcamp page and download the song for free as well.
The new album from Rosetta is really happening. The group has made a series of announcements including that the full-length will be titled The Anaesthete and will be available as a pay-what-you-wish digital download on August 8th. The band is tracking it with Andrew Schneider at Studio G Brooklyn from July 1st-11th, and self-releasing it online. The artwork for the release is by Jordan Butcher/Work of Self and Ryan Clark of Invisible Creature. Also, the band will not be releasing the album on CD. Rosetta will also be supporting KEN Mode on tour in August.
Post/sludge metallers Rosetta have some updates for us. The band is preparing the release of an EP and currently recording it, and has already released two teasers, which you can stream on their website. Furthermore, there are plans to record a new full-length album in July with Andrew Schneider. A Determinism Of Morality, the band's last studio album, came out in 2010.
Melodic death metallers Fractal Gates' new album is finally completed and slated for a winter 2012 release. It will be called Beyond The Self and was produced by none other than Dan Swanö. The album's teaser is now available for viewing below. This will be the band's second album and follow-up to 2009's Altered State Of Consciousness.
French progressive metallers Fractal Gates have announced a few weeks ago that they will be recording their upcoming CD near the end of August. The songs will be mixed and mastered by the legendary Dan Swanö. Dan will be singing in two of the songs. Also, Sotiris from Septicflesh will kindly be playing in one of the songs. The new album will be the band's second, after their debut Altered State Of Consciousness in 2009.
US sludge metallers Mouth Of The Architect have recently announced a string of US summer dates for June/July. The band also revealed that they are currently booking European shows, which they expect to start in September.
US post/sludge metallers Rosetta have announced a string of dates for their upcoming summer European tour with US stoner/doom metallers Kings Destroy as special guests, starting on June 27th in The Netherlands.
UK progressive metallers Enochian Theory have announced that the release of their new album has been pushed back a month. It will now be released on March 12th.
The band posted on their official website: "Life... And All It Entails will be released on Monday 12th March 2012... Things have been put back a month due to things beyond our control, but this release date will not change anymore."