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Odraedir Releases "Legends Of The Dark Times" Album

April 23, 2017 - 22:18
Four years after the "Troll Cave" EP, Czech pagan metal band Odraedir now releases full-length debut album "Legends of the Dark Times." Check out the song "Path Of The Wolf" below, revolving around the story of Geralt of Rivia, the main character from famous fantasy cycle The Witcher, written by Polish author Andrzej Sapkovski. The full track li... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Dead By Wednesday Re-Releasing Album, Announces Tour With Raven

April 23, 2017 - 21:58
New Haven based metal group Dead By Wednesday has announced the re-release of debut album "Democracy is Dead." Comments the band: "In honor of Record Store Day 2017' Mindsnap Music will be re-releasing Dead By Wednesday's very 1st / debut CD 'Democracy is Dead,' which came out in 2006 on Jamey Jasta of Hatebreed's Stillborn Records label. "It... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Omen Releasing Vinyl Split With Battleroar

April 23, 2017 - 21:24
Omen And Battleroar are releasing a 7" split single via Cruz Del Sur Music, with pre-orders online at this location. The label also comments: "When it comes to epic metal, Omen and Battleroar are two names that do not need introduction. Omen (USA) was formed by guitarist Kenny Powell in 1983, and since the release of the debut album entitled 'Ba... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Contra Announces "Deny Everything" Release

April 23, 2017 - 21:14
On July 1st 2017, video game influenced doom band Contra will release debut album "Deny Everything" via Robustfellow Productions/Shifty Records. The album features 10 tracks and is highly recommended for fans of Black Sabbath, Down, Eyehategod and Crowbar. Pre-orders are online here and an advance track can be heard below. Contra was formed a... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Beneath Unveils New Album "Ephemeris"

April 22, 2017 - 23:42
Icelandic death metal band Beneath has set "Ephemeris" as the title of an upcoming new album, due out on August 18th via Unique Leader Records. The album was produced, mixed & mastered by Fredrik Nordström at Studio Fredman in Gothenburg, Sweden and features Mike Heller (Malignancy, Fear Factory) handling drum duties. The cover artwork was once ... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Endless Voyage X Announces "Those Who Time Forgot" Album

April 22, 2017 - 23:37
This summer, Fragile Branch Recordings will release "Those Who Time Forgot" by Endless Voyage X. The album contains 4 tracks of doom-infused black metal and a specific late summer release date will be unveiled soon. Endless Voyage X was formed by sole member Jake in May of 2016 and focuses on themes such as the ocean, darkness, and personal thou... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Hades Archer Posts New Song "Chaos Teratoris Chimeras"

April 22, 2017 - 19:10
Today Chilean black/death cult Hades Archer reveals new track "Chaos Teratoris Chimeras" via the Hells Headbangers's official YouTube channel. This track - streaming below - hails from the band's debut for Hells Headbangers, "Temple of the Impure," which will be released later this summer. Stay tuned for full track listing, cover artwork, and re... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Pyroxene Releases New EP, Posts "Helium 3" Video

April 22, 2017 - 18:43
Slovenian solid heavy metal band Pyroxene just released a first EP via Inverse Records, featuring four poems covering the rise of our overlord fireborn Pyroxene, his conquest of cities and lands, the rituals under his dominion, and his great war on the moon. Check out a music video for "Helium 3" below, and the full track listing is as follows: ... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Firespawn Posts "Serpent Of The Ocean" Music Video

April 22, 2017 - 18:35
One more week to go, then Firespawn's brand new album "The Reprobate" will descend upon this world with furious wrath. Today the band releases a brand new video for the album's opening track "Serpent Of The Ocean" - check it out below. "The Reprobate" will be released on April 28th, 2017 digitally in North America and as a digipak CD, deluxe LP ... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Suffocation Announces New European Tour Dates

April 21, 2017 - 22:23
Death metal pioneers Suffocation recently announced the release of new album "...Of The Dark Light" (due out on June 9th via Nuclear Blast Records). In support of this record, the band will be touring extensively to present these new tracks to the fans. After a U.S. trip with Morbid Angel, Revocation, and Withered the New York death squad will c... Read More/Discuss on Metal

The Fifth Alliance Parting With Drummer Ashwin

April 21, 2017 - 22:16
The Fifth Alliance - a doom / sludge from Breda, The Netherlands - is now parting ways with drummer Ashwin, who issued this statement online: “Alright folks, here’s quite an announcement: I’ve decided to call it quits as drummer of The Fifth Alliance. After 6-7 years of going full force with the band I have come to the conclusion that my interes... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Gloom Releases "Sub Umbral" Video

April 21, 2017 - 22:13
DC metal band Gloom has released an all-new music video today for the "Sub Umbral" track. Directed by David Hall, this is the first music video we've seen from the band off a recently-announced new LP due out this summer. Both "Sub Umbral" and the previously released "Cede" are being offered as iTunes instant gratification tracks, meaning fans w... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Portrait Announces New Guitarist Robin Holmberg

April 21, 2017 - 22:06
After recruiting new bassist Fredrik Petersson and wrapping up work on forthcoming album "Burn The World," Portrait now reveals another lineup shift. The band comments: "We would like to introduce our new guitarist. This is Robin Holmberg (also in Vampire), and he will replace David Olofsson who had to leave the band last year. Robin will do his... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Soulrot Streaming Full New Album "Nameless Hideous Manifestations"

April 21, 2017 - 21:57
In an endless quest to push and support current underground acts that perpetuate the odor of vintage death metal, on April 24th, Memento Mori is proud to present the debut full-length of Chile's Soulrot, titled "Nameless Hideous Manifestations." Today the full album has come online and can be heard below. Hailing from the city of Valparaíso, Sou... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Dimmu Borgir Releases "Progenies Of The Great Apocalypse" Live Video

April 21, 2017 - 21:50
There's only one week left until Norwegian symphonic black metal group Dimmu Borgir unleash double-DVD/BluRay "Forces Of The Northern Night." To increase the anticipation, a live video of monumental song "Progenies Of The Great Apocalypse" can be seen below. The clip was filmed during a live ritual in Oslo together with the Norwegian Radio Orche... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Ghost Bath Posts "Seraphic" Music Video

April 21, 2017 - 21:38
Today - April 21st, 2017 - the new album from atmospheric black metal act Ghost Bath, entitled "Starmourner," will see the light of day via a Nuclear Blast release. This release marks the second part of a trilogy written by mastermind and band leader Nameless. Right on time for the release, the band now unveils the new video clip for the epic tr... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Lorna Shore Announces "Beg For Death" Tour Dates With Extortionist

April 21, 2017 - 21:34
New Jersey metal band Lorna Shore announces today a national headlining trek, the "Beg for Death" tour, presented by All In Merch. The tour will be hitting the road from May 19th through June 8th, 2017, and Lorna Shore will be joined by Bodysnatcher, Extortionist, and Hive. Dates and additional information can be found below. Lorna Shore's drumm... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Fire From The Gods Posts "The Voiceless" Video

April 21, 2017 - 21:22
Austin, Texas metal band Fire From the Gods today releases new video "The Voiceless," which can be seen below. The band is known for uniquely bridging the gap between metal fury and hip hop, and this track is off of the band's upcoming album, "Narrative Retold," which hits stores May 19th. Fire from the Gods signed with Rise Records for the rele... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Paradise Lost Records New Album "Medusa"

April 21, 2017 - 21:01
Iconic U.K. metal crew Paradise Lost is now putting the final touches on an upcoming album recorded at Orgone Studios in the misty countryside of Woburn, England. Together with producer Jaime Gomez Arellano, Paradise Lost has now forged the follow-up to 2015 release "The Plague Within" (reviewed here). This time, Paradise Lost will haunt fans wi... Read More/Discuss on Metal

Ecnephias Unveils New Album "The Sad Wonder Of The Sun"

April 21, 2017 - 20:56
The partnership between My Kingdom Music and Ecnephias is stronger than ever and the result of this renewed collaboration is the release of 6th creation "The Sad Wonder Of The Sun." My Kingdom Music describes this as "an album that will confirm them as one of the darkest metal band around and that, one more time, will surprise the listeners and ... Read More/Discuss on Metal