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.
Before going back to the Soundlodge Studio in November to record the new album of the German Melodic Thrash/Deathers under the wing of Jörg Uken, which will be released at the beginning of 2022, Final Cry are releasing another one together with Plattenkiste Hamburg!
The band's classic "Words Unspoken" from 1994 was not only re-recorded by the band last November but this 7" also exclusively features ex-vocalist Eric Stoddard and Herbie Langhans
In the 15th anniversary year of the North German death metal band, Damnation Defaced release "SCORN", the second single from their upcoming album "They brought Death to the Darkness".
"Scorn is a nice and nasty hate bomb and clearly different from the first single "The Black Ark", furthermore some German lyrics made it into this song again", says singer Philipp Bischoff.
German epic melodic death metal band Darkest Horizon released their third Single "In Times Of Devastation", a powerful mix of melodeath and orchestra for fans of metal and epic music alike.
This is a song about a world in times of devastation..
In 2021, the Greek / Swedish melodic death metal stars Nightrage return with the final part in their trilogy of albums (The Venomous, Wolf to Man) and now complete with their upcoming album, Abyss Rising. An album that is the band's vision of mankind living in its own hell - a hell it has created through the destruction of the planet.
Inspired in part by Dante's Inferno, the album explores man’s continual destruction of the world we live in until the abyss opens up to consume all before it.
Finnish Viitasaari based melodic death/doom band Shadecrown is set to release their third studio album Solitarian on September 17th 2021 via Inverse Records.
Shadecrown (founded in 2012) is a melodic death metal band from the heart of Finland. The band consists of Jari Hokka on vocals, Tomi Tikka & Joonas Vesamäki on guitars, Saku Tammelin on keyboard