MYRKUR – Nominated For Multiple Gaffa Awards; Tour Begins Next Week

Renowned Danish composer and classically trained multi-instrumentalist, MYRKUR, has been nominated for two GAFFA Awards for Solo Artist of the Year & Best Hard Rock Album (Mareridt)! GAFFA is a prestigious award for popular music in Denmark sponsored by the country’s largest music magazine. Register and vote for MYRKUR at Additionally, MYRKUR will embark on her headlining Folkesange tour next week starting on January 19 at Eurosonic in the Netherlands. The tour consists of six total dates throughout the UK, Scandinavia and the Netherlands spanning January and February. MYRKUR will perform traditional Nordic folk songs and acoustic renditions of … Continue reading


East Coast crossover titans IRON REAGAN and rising Sonoran death metallers GATECREEPER unite for a split recording of cranium crushing proportions. Across 8 new tracks of auditory and lyrical venom, both bands showcase why they’re two of the most talked about groups in extreme metal today! The split LP, mixed by Kurt Ballou at Godcity Studios, is due out March 2 on CD/LP/Digital via Relapse Records. Stream IRON REAGAN’s new track “Paper Shredder” via YouTube and GATECREEPER’s “War Has Begun” . IRON REAGAN kick off their brief East Coast headline tour tomorrow in Washington D.C. and consists of five intimate … Continue reading


Finnish Metal Gods ENSIFERUM have just announced a full European tour for April 2018! Comments ENSIFERUM bassist Sami Hinkka: “Greetings fellow metalheads! With great pride, we announce our next tour “Path To Glory”! It’s been ages since we did a tour this long and thorough all across Europe, so it’s going to be a blast, night after night for weeks! And that’s what we love to do: party hard with the craziest crowd in the world! We are gonna treat you with a special set combining new, old and rare Ensiferum hits! We are extremely thrilled to share the stage with the mighty Ex … Continue reading

Visigoth – Warrior Queen

 Salt Lake City’s traditional metal champions VISIGOTH will release their sophomore album, ‘Conqueror’s Oath’, via Metal Blade Records. For a first preview of ‘Conqueror’s Oath’, the new single ‘Warrior Queen’ can be streamed now at: – where the record is also available for pre-order in the following formats: –CD –180g black vinyl –silver vinyl (limited to 400 copies – USA exclusive) –clear with white/blue smokey swirl vinyl (limited to 300 copies – USA exclusive) –opaque blue vinyl (limited to 300 copies – USA exclusive) –cool grey marble vinyl (limited to 300 copies – EU exclusive) –white/blue splattered vinyl (limited to 200 copies … Continue reading

EXECRATION – Euro tour

Norwegian Death Metallers EXECRATION released their latest album ‘Return To The Void’ last July via Metal Blade Records. The European tour starting in January is fully booked now, check out the dates below! Comments EXECRATION: “The Europe tour is just a few short weeks away, and all the details are locked down. We’re very excited to hit the road again, to return to places we’ve not been in a while, and go places we haven’t been yet. See you in January!” ‘Return To The Void’ European Tour 2018 EXECRATION + REPTILIAN 18th Jan. Copenhagen • DK • Pumpehuset + Slægt (dk) 19th Jan. Hamburg • … Continue reading


This Friday, Dutch epic death/black metallers BLEEDING GODS will finally release their new concept album Dodekathlon via Nuclear Blast! At the end of December, the band already unveiled the first part of three track-by-track trailers, in which guitarist Ramon Ploeg sheds some light on the background stories and Greek myths behind the album songs. Today, the band presents part 2, covering the tracks ‘Inhuman Humiliation’, ‘Birds Of Hate’, ‘Saviour Of Crete’ and ‘Tyrannical Blood’. Watch the video here: Pre-order Dodekathlon: CD from hmv:​ Digital album from iTunes: The album title Dodekathlon is referring to the Greek myth of the twelve … Continue reading

Currents – Delusion

Technical metal masters Currents have dropped their new video for “Delusion.” “‘Delusion’ is a song about control and obsession,” said singer Brian Wille. “We all come across people who cling too tightly, and sometimes we’re the ones guilty of it. Writing this song helped me to deal with my experiences in both respects; dealing with someone who wants to be involved with every aspect of your life, and also with being the one who cares too much. For the video, we toyed with the idea of having a narrative like we had with ‘Apnea’ and ‘Withered,’ but ultimately decided that we should focus more … Continue reading

5RAND – Erase

Italian Extreme metallers 5RAND are proud to present their new videoclip “Erase”, the last single taken from their debut album “Sacred/Scared”! The video is filmed and edited by Martina L. McLean (Sanda Movies). Julia, front-woman of the band, says: “As you can see, it’s not easy to leave your eyes from this video during the 5 minutes of the running time of the song. Through it Martina is succeeded to keep fully the sense of the song: the words that a psychopath says just before he kills his “beloved” victim. So prepare yourself to a devastating, noisy and claustrophobic experience”. Continue reading


Dark rockers Outshine fom Gothenburg, Sweden is releasing their first video “LIAR” from the upcoming new album “1313”. Video produced by Joel Nilsson @ Maluha Media in collaboration with Dead Tree Group. The video is the 2nd one in a series of videos that will be released from the album. The band also did their first show with new singer Tony Jelencovich at Sticky Fingers last Friday January 5th (Transport League, B-Thong, Mnemic, Death Destruction), Continue reading