At the peak of the pandemic lockdown last year, Behemoth set the world on fire when they took over an abandoned church in rural Poland, bringing their truly spectacular production for a worldwide streaming event, which was lauded by rock media as one of the very best livestream events to date.
After just over a year since the show’s premiere, ‘In Absentia Dei returns in a range of deluxe formats for fans to relive the drama that took place on that fateful night in 2020
British extreme metallers CRADLE OF FILTH will release their 13th studio album, "Existence Is Futile", on October 22. The official music video for the disc's second single, "Necromantic Fantasies", can be seen below.
Directed by Vicente Cordero, this clip was shot back to back with his previous work for the band, the horribly apocalyptic "Crawling King Chaos", though both are remarkably contrasting.
Live music to return to venues across Europe in spring 2022 with a bang! After such a long time without “real” concerts, Sweden’s Dark Tranquillity and Finland’s Ensiferum are teaming up for a long-awaited tour with new music to be presented live to fans across Europe.
The tour kicks off April 1 in Sweden’s capital Stockholm and continues through 23 countries across Europe, ending back in Goteborg on May 27 after 53 shows. The special guests for each show will be announced shortly, so keep an eye out for these over the next few months.
Niklas Sundin, best known as one of the founding members and former guitarist of Swedish metal titans Dark Tranquillity, has released a brand new EP with his ever-changing, enthralling solo-project Mitochomdrial Sun. After 15 albums as a metal guitarist, with Mitochomdrial Sun, Sundin started his first public forays into different musical realms in 2020
New York death metal pioneers SUFFOCATION have announced their new live album, Live In North America, which will be released on November 12th via Nuclear Blast Records. Today, the band releases the track video for the first single, "Funeral Inception".
Watch the video featuring photographs taken by Jason Carlson...
Obituary is down to the wire. As the band is in the studio, putting the final touches on their new album, they are also preparing for the upcoming U.S. Tour with Black Label Society, which is just a few weeks away.
"We know that fans around the world are also waiting and wondering when they will be able to see us perform live, so this is what we are going to do," states the band.
Canadian extreme melodic death metal juggernaut, The Agonist, took the world by storm with the release of their bludgeoning 2019 full-length, Orphans - garnering fantastic critical acclaim and even a revered Juno nomination. With that undeniable skill in tow,
The Agonist takes another bold step in their musical and lyrical progression with Days Before The World Wept, a brand new EP out October 15 via Napalm Records.
Polish death metal legends, Vader, reissued their sophomore album De Profundis via Nuclear Blast back in July.
They have announced the second leg of their tour in support of the release, kicking off in December 2021, supported by Monument Of Misanthropy and guests.
The band has issued the following statement:
"Vadermaniax! reat news indeed. We proudly announce the second part of Vader tour celebrating re-edition of De Profundis album
Finnish melodic death metal band Wolftopia is set to release their debut album Ways of the Pack on December 17th 2021 via Inverse Records.
"Hound of War" is the first single by the melodic death metal band Wolftopia, from the Finnish city of Vaasa. Introducing their 2021 debut album, Ways of the Pack, this is a hard-hitting single that grabs you with the first notes and won't let you go until the last chords have faded.
On 1 October the full-length debut of the Bremen death metallers from Fear Connection entitled "Progeny Of A Social Disease" will be released via Black Sunset/MDD.
The album will be released on CD as well as vinyl and contains 9 songs of finest death metal with thrash and crust elements produced by Jörg Uken at Soundlodge Studio.