Black metallers Melechesh will be returning to North America this June for a headlining tour in support of their fifth studio album The Epigenesis. Support will come from Norway's Vreid and two bands from Los Angeles: Lightning Swords Of Death and Reign Of Lies. Additional dates will be announced soon but you can check out the shows confirmed so far below.
Following Träume Einer Nacht, Schwarzer Engel are about to release their new EP Schwarze Sonne and as a foretaste, you can now listen to snippets from each song that will appear on the EP at this location. The Schwarze Sonne EP will be released on May 24th, 2013 via Massacre Records.
Brazilian group Eminence have revealed the artwork for their fourth full-length album, to be titled The Stalker, due to be released on August 2013. The artwork was crafted by Viktor Koen and you can take a look at it on the video teaser available below. The new album comes five years after the release of their latest The God Of All Mistakes.
So, veterans Megadeth premiered the title track "Super Collider" last month from their upcoming new album and it got some pretty mixed up reactions. Today it is time to listen to another brand new song, "Kingmaker", which just debuted online via two fans' Twitter accounts. It is now available on the YouTube video below for you to enjoy. What do you think about this one?
Last month, Ritchie Blackmore and Candice Night Blackmore's Night announced the details of their upcoming new album Dancer And The Moon and now the band has premiered its first single "The Moon Is Shining (Somewhere Over The Sea)" as a foretaste of the opus which comes out in June. You can enjoy the new song at this location.
Spread The Metal Records will host the Spread The Metal Festival 2013 in Toronto, Ontario at The Opera House this upcoming September 7th and 8th. The festival will see 100% of its profits donated to Kiva, a non-profit organization, which helps people around the world to lift themselves out of poverty.
Just one week away from the official release of Ultraviolet, the time has come to listen to the album which is available in full at this location. After releasing most recently Static Tensions and Spiral Shadow in quick succession, fans have come to expect great things from Kylesa. Immerse yourself in Ultraviolet and let us know how was the experience.
How about a new song from Coffins? The first taste of The Fleshland, the new album from the Tokyo-based death/doom metallers, has made its debut and is available for your ears to enjoy on the lyric video below. Listen to the six-and-a-half minute "The Vacant Pale Vessel" right now.
Chicago doom metallers Trouble will return this year with their first album since Simple Mind Condition, released in 2007. The album entitled The Distortion Field contains 12 tracks and will be released by FRW Music in North America on July 16th 2013 and in Europe on July 26th, 2013. The Distortion Field will also feature new lead vocalist Kyle Thomas of Exhorder and Floodgate fame.
Black metal knights Glorior Belli are the latest band to join Agonia Records' roster. Why is that important, you ask? Mostly because the group is preparing the successor to The Great Southern Darkness which is planned to drop in the fall of 2013. Be prepared.
Recently, Týr revealed that they had parted ways with former drummer Kári Streymoy and promised a surprise studio fill in drummer. They have kept their promise and while they are recording their new album with producer Jacob Hansen (Volbeat, Aborted, Mercenary) at his studios in Denmark, the folk metallers have enlisted the services of George Kollias to track the drum parts, primarily known for his work in Nile, as well as Nightfall. A video featuring drum tracking highlights, as well as a short message from Kollias can be seen below.
After releasing "Into The Everblack", the first song off their new album Everblack, The Black Dahlia Murder come back for more and now present us "Raped In Hatred By Vines Of Thorn". You can stream their new single here or over here to get another taste of the opus.
Sludge group Mouth Of The Architect made their fans wait a little for their new album considering that Quietly was released back in 2008 but Dawning is upon us. The band is staring to share new sounds and this time around you can hear the brand new song "How This Will End" here.
Danish death metal mercenaries Panzerchrist have confirmed that they are releasing their seventh studio album entitled 7th Offensive on July 15th via Listenable Records following their previous Regiment Ragnarok album released in 2011. The group also released the new song "Dogger Dead" which you can stream on the widget below.