September 21, 2020

MEMBERS OF KILLSWITCH ENGAGE, AS I LAY DYING, DARKEST HOUR AND TRIVIUM DISCUSS THE LEGACY AND INFLUENCE OF IN FLAMES’ “CLAYMAN”

Photo Credit: Stephanie Cabral In celebration of Swedish metal powerhouse IN FLAMES' recent release of Clayman (20th Anniversary Edition), esteemed masters of metal Adam Dutkiewicz (KILLSWITCH ENGAGE),Jordan Mancino (AS I LAY DYING), Mike Schleibaum (DARKEST HOUR), Chris Broderick and Matt Heafy (TRIVIUM) have come together in a new video to talk about the enduring legacy and influence of the band's highly revered 2000 breakout record Clayman. A..

ENSLAVED reveal third single ‘Urjotun’ alongside psychedelic new music video

It is not about avoiding fear of the pitch-black darkness, but to go into the darkness itself... Norway's premier progressive black metallers Enslaved have today released third single Urjotun from their upcoming studio album Utgard -out 2nd October via Nuclear Blast. The single, one of their most experimental yet, is accompanied by a psychedelic video detailing dark visions and a journey..

BELPHAGOR announce 20th anniversary re-release of album ‘Necrodaemon Terrorsathan’ and digital single in September

BELPHEGOR will re-release their third studio album Necrodaemon Terrorsathan on November 6th via Nuclear Blast. Originally released in the year 2000, the record will be resurrected as a remastered version available as both CD and LP (also in various limited edition colours) - twenty years after it's first appearance. Pre-order Necrodaemon Terrorsathan Pre-save Necrodaemon Terrorsathan on streaming services Vocalist Helmuth states: "We originally composed this..

SEPULTURA – WELCOMES EPICA’S MARK JANSEN AND ANGRA’S RAFAEL BITTENCOURT TO THEIR WEEKLY SEPULQUARTA SESSION!

On this weeks 'SEPULQUARTA' session Sepultura welcomes Epica guitarist Mark Jansen and Angra's Rafael Bittencourt for a live Q&A session alongside a performance of 'Jasco/Kayowas' with Rafael. Andreas Kisser comments: "On the next SepulQuarta we will have two great guests from the melodic/symphonic metal worlds, Rafael Bittencourt from Angra and Mark Jansen from Epica, two amazing musicians, both writers of unique albums and musicians that have toured the planet several times. They are very creative and influential artists. Myself and Derrick..

Kataklysm release music video for second single ‘Underneath The Scars’

Canadian melodic death metal heavyweights KATAKLYSM will unleash their 14th full-length studio album, Unconquered, on September 25th via Nuclear Blast Records. This past Friday, the band releases the music video for their second single entitled, Underneath The Scars. Maurizio Iacono comments, "Underneath The Scars is a bulldozer of a track that will surely ignite the world's metalheads into straight headbanging madness. We..

Photo: Artūrs Bērziņš

Cradle Of Filth announce live stream concert from St Mary’s Church

Despite the extremely difficult situation for musicians and concerts all over the world, Vampyric Masters of Extreme Metal, CRADLE OF FILTH, continue to appease their salivating fans by celebrating All Hallow's Eve in style, even in 2020, the official year of the plague. This time the band, draped around lead singer Dani Filth,  take it to the next far-flung..

CARCASS – ANNOUNCE NEW EP ‘DISPICABLE’ & RELEASE NEW TRACK ‘THE LIVING DEAD AT THE MANCHESTER MORGUE’

English metal legends CARCASS will return this fall with their first collection of new music, Despicable, in 7 years. The forthcoming EP features 3 brand new tracks, including The Living Dead At The Manchester Morgue that was released today, as well as the previously revealed song Under The Scalpel Blade. The EP is scheduled for release on October..

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Threshold confirm they have begun writing the follow up to 2017’s ‘Legends Of The Shires’

British prog metallers Threshold have confirmed they've started work on a follow-up to their 2017 double album Legends Of The Shires. As with most bands, Threshold's plans have been heavily disrupted during 2020 with tours to Europe and Australia cancelled due to coronavirus. Guitarist Karl Groom commented: "It's a good feeling to have something positive to say about music again. We've..

ENSLAVED – BEYOND THE GATES ‘BELOW THE LIGHTS’ DIGITAL SHOW STREAMS TODAY @ 7PM BST / 8PM CEST PART 2 OF CINEMATIC SUMMER TOUR

Enslaved are preparing for the second show of their Cinematic Summer Tour, streaming this evening at 7pm BST / 8pm CEST. This special performance is called Below The Lights - named after their 2003 ground-breaking 7th studio album which they'll be playing in full for the very first time! It's a collaboration with Bergen's infamous Beyond The Gates Festival...