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Almanac - To Release New Album And Record Show For DVD

In March 2016, the symphonic metal cavaliers Almanac, led by ex-Rage guitarist Victor Smolski, unleashed their acclaimed debut album, Tsar, but now they are on their first headline tour ever! This trek started on February 4th in Roselare, Belgium and there are still some shows in Germany and The Netherlands left. Just right after this tour, the band will start the recordings of their second album, which is scheduled to be released in summer 2017. In addition, Almanac is confirmed to play at the Masters of Rock festival. This show will be recorded and published as a bonus DVD on the limited first edition of the upcoming album.

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Posted: 17.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)

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Saille - Debut New Song

Saille, the Belgian black metal maniacs, recently announced their new album. Now it's time to hear some new sounds. You can hear the new song "Benei ha'Elohim" ("Sons of God") below by checking out the lyric video made for it. How is Gnosis sounding so far? If you like this jam, grab the full album release on March 13th 2017 via Code666 Records / Aural Music.

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Posted: 16.02.2017 by Bad English | Comments (1)

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Power Quest - Join Inner Wound Recordings For New Album Release

Inner Wound Recordings has announced the signing of Power Quest, one of the premiere melodic power metal bands in the world, to the label. The band will hit the studio in April and the new album is scheduled to be released in October. The British outfit is back to deliver their 6th album in conjunction with Inner Wound after last year's Face The Raven EP. After breaking up between 2013 and 2016, the band is finally releasing the follow-up to Blood Alliance.

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Posted: 16.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (0)

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Lunatic Soul - Mariusz Duda Teases Upcoming Album

Mariusz Duda recently shared the first glimpse out of his upcoming fifth solo album in his solo project, Lunatic Soul - which will be named Fractured, and is scheduled for release in September 2017. Fractured, as told by Duda, will be a different album from his prior releases, with featured elements said to range from "dark melancholic trace with more electronics" to "symphonic orchestra" contributed by the Sinfonietta Consonus orchestra. Sightsphere has released a teaser video for Fractured using a few sounds from one of the tracks. Listen to it, and tell us what you think!

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Posted: 16.02.2017 by Kais | Comments (0)

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Uneven Structure - New Album Coming In April

The highly anticipated follow-up to Uneven Structure's debut album Februus is finally coming out this year. The French djent innovators will be releasing La Partition, a 56 minute journey, on April 21st via Long Branch Records, their new label after six years with Basick Records. You'd better mark your calendars! There is a teaser available below to whet your appetite while you wait.

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Posted: 16.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)

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Tony Särkkä - Passes Away

The Swedish musician Tony Särkkä, aka "IT", who played in many bands, including Ophthalamia, Abruptum and War, has died. He also did guest vocals for both Marduk and Dissection in the 90's.

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Posted: 16.02.2017 by Bad English | Comments (2)

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Frailty - Streaming New Track

Last year, doom bringers Frailty announced that they were working on a new album. Well, now we can hear the fruits of their labor as they shared the new song "With The Deep Ones I Descend". Since the band hasn't released a new album since Melpomene (2012), satisfy your curiosity below. Also, their new studio record is called Ways Of The Dead. More will follow soon.

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Posted: 16.02.2017 by Bad English | Comments (0)

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Funeralium - Unveil Teaser For Upcoming Album

French extreme doom metallers Funeralium have put out a 12-minute teaser of Of Throes And Blight online. The new album will be released via Weird Truth Productions on April 12th, 2017 and you can't miss this opportunity to hear new material! Below you can also see the artwork as well as the tracklist. The band hasn't released a new record since 2013's Deceived Idealism.

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Posted: 15.02.2017 by Paz | Comments (8)

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Amorphis - Share Live Track Video Feat. Anneke Van Giersbergen

Finnish masters of melancholic progressive metal Amorphis recently played special shows ("An Evening With Friends" at Juhlaviikot - Huvila) in Helsinki, where they performed a very special setlist with guest musicians and friends. These shows will be part of the new tour edition which is scheduled to be released on February 24th via Nuclear Blast. The package includes the entire album Under The Red Cloud with two bonus songs as well as the live tracks in Helsinki. So, the band unveils the first video to one of these live tracks. The video shows the song "Her Alone" featuring Anneke van Giersbergen, which is the last song of the bonus CD. You can watch the clip here.

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Posted: 15.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (4)

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Edenbridge - Premiere New Video And Single

Austria's own progressive symphonic metallers Edenbridge have shared a second song from their upcoming offering, the new album The Great Momentum. After "Shiantara", you can now discover the sounds of "The Moment Is Now" just two days before the album is released on Steamhammer/SPV. Watch the clip here. Does it make you want to listen to the entire album?

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Posted: 15.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (5)

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Hate - New Album Cover And Tracklist Revealed

Polish extreme metallers Hate have refined their formula and created an album called Tremendum, which is due out on May 5th via Napalm Records! Check out album cover by Daniel Rusilowicz and full tracklist below as an introduction to their new opus which comes two years after Crusade:Zero was released.

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Posted: 15.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (3)

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Pyriphlegethon - Announce New Album

There is no stopping the Dutch connoisseur of evil metal this year. Madman Mories is back with more new music. This time, one of his more traditional black metal projects Pyriphlegethon have just announced that a follow up to 2015's Night Of Consecration will be released in the form of a 12" LP titled The Murky Black Of Eternal Night. There's also a new song from the album posted on the label's SoundCloud page. Check it out below.

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Posted: 15.02.2017 by 3rdWorld | Comments (1)

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Chickenfoot - Debut New Song And Video

A new Chickenfoot song and video has dropped online! This track will appear on their upcoming release, Best + Live (coming 3/10/17). Disc 1 features The Best of Chickenfoot and Chickenfoot III plus live covers and one new song while Disc 2 captures Chickenfoot in concert from Phoenix. Enjoy the tune "Divine Termination" below as much as you want. This is their first new song in five years.

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Posted: 15.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (1)

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Pillorian - Release Second Song

John Haughm's newest effort, Pillorian, released their second song today. It's titled "Archaen Divinity" and will be featured on their debut album, Obsidian Arc, which is due out on March 10th via Eisenwald. You can listen to the new song below. The new album is currently available for pre-order.

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Posted: 14.02.2017 by ProgVet | Comments (3)

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Kittie - Bassist Trish Doan Dead At 31

Kittie's bass player Trish Doan has passed away at the age of 31. The band made the announcement on their Facebook page. Doan joined Kittie in 2005, left in 2007, and re-joined in 2012. She appears on the band's 2006 EP, Never Again, and 2007 full-length, Funeral For Yesterday, and toured with the band until her death. R.I.P.

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Posted: 14.02.2017 by Dominus | Comments (6)

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Diablo Swing Orchestra - Unveil New Album Title

The Swedish masters of both swing and metal Diablo Swing Orchestra are alive and kicking and have shared the title of their long-awaited fourth full-length album with their fans. Pacifisticuffs, that's what we're going to see on the cover of the new disc. The album is expected to be released in 2017. According to band's last year entries in social networks, a reworked version of "Jigsaw Hustle", 2014 single, will be presented on the album.

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Posted: 14.02.2017 by behalex | Comments (10)