A Song for the Loved Ones We Lost: OSYRON Premiere Video for The Ones

Symphonic metal quintet OSYRON opened up a chapter in the history book about their home country Canada’s heritage and identity with the release of the impressive Ignite from the upcoming Foundations (out July 10). With the album’s second single The Ones Below, the band opens up another, even more personal chapter, this time of every one’s very own personal life. The record’s blend of heaviness, soul and deep atmosphere fits the band’s aspiration to delve into sensitive topics of Canadian culture, and while Foundations as a whole tells “the story of those who have been ignored for too long” –… Continue reading

MINATOX69 “Collapse”

MINATOX69 “Collapse” (Mad4Music) Thrash metal, when played the right way is a force totally unstoppable. But then again, so is most music when done right. I have no prior knowledge about this band but I gotta say that I am looking forward to hearing what they have accomplished on this album. I am not too sure this as melodic as I am told it was supposed to be. But they do thrashes with the best these Italians. It is heavy stuff and it is extreme. So where the melodic thrash is supposed to be is a mystery to me. But… Continue reading

OFERMOD “Pentagrammanon”

OFERMOD “Pentagrammanon” (Shadow Records) I usually don’t care too much about the persons behind a band, unless they are really nasty people. To me the music is the most important thing. There are rumours circulating, and have so for years about OFERMOD’s main person. I don’t know him and cannot comment on those rumours. All I know is the music and that is enough for me. Ever since I first heard about OFERMOD I have been fascinated with the black metal that is created. So much that I have become a somewhat collector of stuff. Originally recorded in 2005 but… Continue reading

Brand new Official Music Video by the Spanish Necro Black Metal Legends CRYFEMAL entitled “Reencarnación”

Premiering a brand new Official Music Video by the Spanish Necro Black Metal Legends Cryfemal entitled “Reencarnación”, taken from their upcoming 8th full length album “Eterna Oscuridad” which will be released on 26th June 2020. Eterna Oscuridad will be released on CD in a limited amount of 1000 copies and on 12″ Vinyl + A2 Poster in a limited amount of 333 copies, coming in 3 different colours: 122x Black Vinyl, 111x Transparent Piss Yellow Vinyl, 100x Half Transparent Blue / Half Clear with Transparent Blue Splatter Vinyl and on Digital format. Pre-orders can be made via the following link:… Continue reading

SOMNIATE Signs To Lavadome, Reveals First Video Single, Album Details

Czech black metal revelation Somniate inks a deal with Lavadome Productions for the release of its debut album “The Meyrinkian Slumber”. You can now stream the new track “Of Fragrance and Light” below. https://lavadome.bandcamp.com/track/of-fragrance-and-light “The Meyrinkian Slumber” is scheduled for June 30th release through Lavadome Productions on CD/LP/digital and can be pre-ordered through Lavadome store or Lavadome Bandcamp. The tape edition will be handled by Cloven Hoof. The inspiration and the concept for the album comes from the novel “The Golem” written by Gustav Meyrink between 1907 and 1914. The album’s five tracks represent a sophisticated black metal flight above… Continue reading

Northampton Rockers THE BIG DIRTY Release New Video

The Clip For “Whiskey Pistol” Receives National Premiere on Kerrang! Radio Northapton based rockers The Big Dirty recently released their latest video for “Whiskey Pistol” along with an accompanying video. The track received its national premiere on Kerrang! Radio in the UK and is receiving international attention and comes ahead of the release of their new album “The Sex” on July 17th. The video for “Whiskey Pistol” can be found here: On the new single, the band had this to say: “As if The Big Dirty couldn’t make you any more moist, they just unleashed the whiskey pistol. Ready, aim,… Continue reading

British Hardcore Quartet SMILING ASSASSIN Release New Video

Band Release New Clip For “National Pride” Following on from the success of their latest single “Coping” and the release of their brilliant debut album “Plight Of The Millennial”, British hardcore quartet Smiling Assassin have released a video for their latest single “National Pride”. The track has already received international airplay and premiered on Kerrang! Radio last month. On the topic of the album, bassist Casey Stead had this to say: “”Plight Of The Millennial” is a call-to-arms for a disenchanted, disillusioned, and frustrated generation. It delivers bursts of angst and cynical social commentary in a climate where people are… Continue reading

RAZOR SHARP DEATH BLIZZARD Return And The World Is Fucked

Scottish Hardcore Mob Release New Video For Suicide Following on from their 2016 record “You Will Burn”, Scottish hardcore quartet Razor Sharp Death Blizzard have returned with their brilliant new album “The World Is Fucked” which is set for release on July 17th. Ahead of this the band have released a video for their new single “Suicide”. Frontman Jamie Clark had this to say on the track: “When we write our songs, we almost always write in the practice room. “Suicide” took me by surprise by the intensity of the music. I like to stand in the room with Daz,… Continue reading

GIRLS IN SYNTHESIS: London Based DIY/HC Post-Punks Stream “The Images Agree” Video

Album Resheduled To August 28th On HARBINGER SOUND ‘Now Here’s An Echo From Your Future’ track-listing: Arterial Movements Pressure The Images Agree Scrapped Human Frailty They’re Not Listening Cause For Concern Coming Up For Air Set Up To Fail Tirades Of Hate and Fear UK/EU DATES TBA [rescheduled due to Covid 19 pandemic) Due to the recent COVID 19 pandemic, London trio Girls In Synthesis have pushed the release of their forthcoming debut album ‘Now Here’s An Echo From Your Future’ back to August 28th, released on Harbinger Sound. Following a steady stream of ultra-limited 7” singles, that were collated… Continue reading

California’s LATEX GRENADE reveal the video for their single The Cage

San Diego, California based thrash/punk crossover unit Latex Grenade have released the video for the title track of their 2018 album, The Cage. With the current situation in the USA, the songs lyrical themes are more relevant today than ever before. “The song, The Cage, shows the immense hypocrisy of American politics right now. We currently have a President who has polarized the nation to dangerous levels, throwing gasoline on already tense situations.” Exclaims guitarist/vocalist Geoff Davis. “We have a President who has repeatedly failed to condone Nazis and white supremacists as countless acts of domestic terror have engulfed many… Continue reading