Progressive metal band Seventh Wonder has just released their first live DVD, Welcome To Atlanta Live 2014, and they are also working on album number five, planned for release in 2017. In the meantime, you can listen to their brand new song "The Promise", which is also available on the live release. It's one of the two new studio tracks featured. Enjoy the epic 10-minute track "The Promise" below.
Deftones are returning to Europe for a tour in support of their latest album, Gore, released in April this year. The trek is called Gore Tour 2017 and will happen in April/May next year. The group will play in Austria, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, The Netherlands, Luxembourg, Belgium, England and Scotland. Deftones had cancelled their previous European shows following the Paris terrorist attacks.
Southern Lord Recordings has recently announced the impending re-release of Sleep's "The Clarity". The special 12" contains the first new song from the band in nearly two decades. Initially released digitally as part of the Adult Swim Singles in 2014, "The Clarity" is the first new track the band released since their critically-adored Dopesmoker album. Afterward, the band issued a very limited run of the song on vinyl which was sold exclusively at their live shows and the band's online store. "The Clarity" will see a re-release in February 2017.
Asking Alexandria have confirmed the return of vocalist Danny Worsnop after weeks of speculation over their future. Guitarist Ben Bruce said in a video posted on their Facebook page that they parted ways with Denis Stoff, who was in the band for only a year. Worsnop has also released a statement about his decision to return to the band and says We Are Harlot, the band he formed before leaving Asking Alexandria, will continue as will his solo career.
Katatonia celebrated the 10th anniversary of their landmark album, The Great Cold Distance, with an exclusive show in Bulgaria. The band was joined by the renowned Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra on their first set, playing the entire album from start to finish. But that is not all they are doing to celebrate The Great Cold Distance. In fact, they will release a 10th Anniversary 4 disc Deluxe Edition of the record plus a double gatefold LP version. This special live performance will be available on the release.
After revealing their new album and line-up, Swedish thrashers Witchery have now shared the first song off In His Infernal Majesty's Service, their first new album in six years. The album's first new track, "Nosferatu", has been launched online via a lyric video as well as on all major digital outlets as online single. Angus Norder is now the vocalist of the band. Watch the clip produced by Cloud Music Typography below.
Swedish hard rockers Horisont have launched a video for their catchy new single "Eletrical", taken off their upcoming album, About Time, which will be released on February 3rd, 2017 via their new label Century Media Records. You can watch the video here below and tell us if you like it.
Today is a special day for Korn as it is the official release date of their new album, The Serenity Of Suffering. The U.S. band has also been generous enough to release a full stream of the album online via YouTube. it's now available for your enjoyment right here. How do you like the follow-up to The Paradigm Shift? Share your impressions.
Get ready for some heavy sludge courtesy of Crowbar. As you probably know, the band is about to release a new album titled The Serpent Only Lies this October 28th, 2016 through Entertainment One (eOne) in North America and via SPV overseas. To showcase more music from the record, they are now streaming precisely the title track. Starting next month, Crowbar will hit European stages with Overkill, Shredhead and Desecrator as well.
Two years later, Aenaon are releasing the follow-up to Extance. It's called Hypnosophy and the Greek progressive black metallers will release it under Code666 Records on November 25th. So far, they have shared the track "Oneirodynia" and today you can hear another 7-minute cut from the opus. Enter the atmosphere of "Fire Walk With Me" below.
August Burns Red fans are in for a treat next year. The U.S. metallers just announced the Messengers 10 Year Anniversary Tour, where they will be playing the entire album from start to finish! Joining them on tour will be Protest The Hero, In Hearts Wake and 68. See the dates below and catch them live.
Blastfest 2017 is facing some controversy. The Norwegian fest will take place next February in Bergen but some of the bands announced so far will not be performing after all. One of them is French black metal band Peste Noire, who have been removed off the bill by the organizers due to antifascist groups pressures. The Finns Horna have also dropped off the bill in solidarity with Peste Noire.
Symphonic metal fans rejoice because today there's a new song from Diabulus In Musica to discover! The Spaniards just released a lyric video for one of the tracks that will appear on their upcoming new record, Dirge For The Archons. How is it sounding? Enjoy "Crimson Gale" below and tell us!