THE SHAKING SENSATIONS Copenhagen Based Prog Outfit Announce New Album ‘How Are We to Fight the Blight?’ via PELAGIC RECORDS

Copenhagen-based instrumental 5-piece THE SHAKING SENSATIONS are finally back with a follow up to their critically acclaimed 2013 album Start Stop Worrying. October 4th will see the release of How Are We To Fight The Blight?, an album that has been 6 years in the making. THE SHAKING SENSATIONS have expanded the classic post-rock constellation by addition of a second drummer, allowing the band to develop a unique approach to the rhythm section and a fresh and unconventional take on instrumental rock music. During 4 extensive European tours, the band have shared the stage with acts such as Caspian, And… Continue reading

ASTROSAUR Norwegian Post-Metal/Prog/Jazz-Outfit to Annouce Sophomore Album ‘Obscuroscope’ through PELAGIC RECORDS

Norwegian Post-Metal/Prog/Jazz-Outfit ASTROSAUR just announced their sophomore album ‘Obscuroscope’ through PELAGIC RECORDS; Release date: September 27. ASTROSAUR’s virtuous necro-nautic universe consists of equal parts instrumental rock and post-metal, studded with lavish prog-, jazzmathrock- and black metal ornaments. „The general public perceives academia and heavy metal as rivals, but ASTROSAUR, whose members studied at the Conservatory of Music in Kristiansand, lean toward the intellectual without sacrificing any authenticity“, Invisible Oranges said about the Oslo 3-piece. Virtuous guitarist and main song writer Eirik Kråkenes has filled in as a session musician for Norwegian acts Leprous and Ihsahn, among many others… he is… Continue reading

London Rockers JACK & SALLY To Release New EP

Pop Rock Trio To Release ‘Who We Become’ Through Engineer Records Pop rock trio Jack & Sally are set to release their new EP ‘Who We Become’ through Engineer Records on November 8th 2019! The second single from the EP, “Macy” Jack and Sally are a rock band from London formed in the winter of 2018, blending catchy choruses with power chords and smooth leads to create songs about love, loss and life in an uncertain world. The band comprises of Ben Felix on vocals and bass, Joshua Jacobs on guitars and Pravir Ramasundaram on drums. Drawing influences ranging from… Continue reading

Nottingham Based Extreme Metallers BEYOND GRACE Release New Video

Band Donating All Proceeds From “Barmecide Feast” To Local Food Banks Nottingham’s Beyond Grace have released the new video for their latest single “Barmecide Feast” which released July 1st and can be purchased from their Bandcamp page. All proceeds from the sale will be donated to local food banks. When asked about the meaning behind the track, the band stated: “In The Arabian Nights there’s a story where a beggar is taken in by a rich man and served an imaginary meal and, after playing along with the illusion, is ultimately rewarded with a life of luxury and opulence. Of… Continue reading

COMANIAC are back

COMANIAC is back! With the exclusive pre-release song ‘Holodox’ COMANIAC herald their return and set an example of what’s to come with the upcoming third album: uncompromised Thrash Metal with a unique musical twist, produced by compatriot Tommy T. Baron (CORONER). ‘Holodox’ will be released on a strictly limited 7 inch split single, together with the exclusive track ‘Wolfen ‘by IRONFLAME and will be available on their joint European run in early September or exclusively via METALWORLD*. The release date of the full length album of COMANIAC has not been announced yet. COMANIAC Tour Dates: 05.09.19 BE – Sankt Vith,… Continue reading

DÖ release video

DÖ, the Helsinki based döömers are set to release their new album Astral Death Cult at the end of September. Esteemed UK site Outlaws of the Sun have already called it “contender for record of the year. It is that good” in their recent review which you can read here Ahead of the release the band have unveiled the official video for the track Atmosfear, a crushing blend of slow-motion blackend doom and swirling cosmic psychedelia. Bassist and vocalist Deaf Hank comments on the track and video, “Atmosfear is a song about vastness. The nothingness of man. The lack of… Continue reading