IRON MONKEY – Crown of Electrodes

Cult UK doom/sludge outfit IRON MONKEY has shared the official visualizer video for “Crown of Electrodes”, the first track off 9-13, first new full-length in almost two decades. Watch the video here. 9-13 is set for release on October 20th on CD/LP/Digital via Relapse Records. Physical packages and digital orders are available via Relapse.com and all retail outlets. Continue reading

BLUES PILLS – Bliss – Live

Sweden based blues rockers BLUES PILLS have announced the release their first ever DVD/Blu Ray, Lady In Gold Live In Paris, on November 3, 2017. The release features the band sold out performance at Le Trianon in Paris, France on October 30, 2016 in front of 1,200 euphoric fans.Today the band have released their performance of the song ‘Bliss’, taken from the forthcoming release: Continue reading

BEAST IN BLACK – Beast In Black

International heavy metallers BEAST IN BLACK will unleash their debut album Berserker, in three weeks via Nuclear Blast Records. To give their fans another musical taster of what to expect from this 10-track power package, the band founded by BATTLE BEAST guitarist Anton Kabanen have launched a lyric video for ‘Beast In Black’, over on YouTube. Based on a picture by Anato Finnstark / Finnstark Illustration, the clip perfectly underlines the energy of the album’s opening track. Check it out now Continue reading

EX EYE – Greg Fox Playthrough

Experimental quartet EX EYE has announced European tour dates set to commence at the end of the month on October 28 in Amsterdam. EX EYE has also been confirmed to perform at Roadburn Fest 2018. A full list of confirmed tour dates is available below. Additionally, EX EYE drummer Greg Fox has shared a new playthrough video for “Xenolith; The Anvil” off the band’s self-titled, debut album. Watch the live recorded video at this location. Continue reading

Dissona – Blade Runner cover

In honor of the theatrical release of Denis Villeneuve’s Blade Runner 2049, progressive metal outfit DISSONA have shared a cover of Vangelis’ song, “One More Kiss, Dear,” which appeared on the soundtrack for the 1982 version of Blade Runner. The track can be heard at this location. Continue reading

Wolfhorde – The Great Old Ones

Wolfhorde is releasing a tribute EP with three cover songs from the best known pioneers of Finnish metal music: Finntroll, Moonsorrow and Amorphis. These bands have been big inspiration to Wolfhorde and also to many others. From the core, Wolfhorde is a Folk Metal band, but after all categories don’t really mean that much. With this release we want to show where our biggest musical inspiration comes from and how long and diverse is the history of Finnish Folk Metal, which leads back to early 90’s death metal of Amorphis, to Epic Heathen Metal of Moonsorrow and finally to humppa-infused … Continue reading

Osyron – To War

The Canadian Symphonic Metallers from OSYRON have revealed full details for their upcoming second album ! The new album will be titled “Kingsbane” and has a release date set for November 07, 2017. The 8 – track album tells the tale of a reluctant hero embarking on a journey as unlikely as it is fantastic. A sprawling tale of outward motivations driving inward change. Our hero faces the daunting task of overthrowing a powerful tyrant king with an unyielding grip on his distressed kingdom. The album spins a story as rich as the soundscapes created by this quintet out of … Continue reading