NAILED TO OBSCURITY – Tears Of The Eyeless

With only a few weeks until German melodic death/doom metallers NAILED TO OBSCURITY release their Nuclear Blast debut, Black Frost, the band have started the countdown by unleashing their new single ‘Tears Of The Eyeless’. The accompanying video was directed and produced by Vesa Ranta &Aapo Lahtela, and can be watched here Purchase the track now: http://nblast.de/NTOTearsOfTheEyeless States vocalist Raimund Ennenga, “‘Tears Of The Eyeless’ tells the story of a woman, who has almost buried her true self, but her soul eventually finds a way out of this apparently hopeless situation…” Black Frost is now available for pre-order in various formats (TS+DIGI BUNDLE, DIGI, LP), here:nblast.de/NTOBlackFrost Pre-order the album digitally to… Continue reading

Fearrage – Your Demise

Finnish thrash/groove metal band Fearrage release their new EP ‘Songs From The Sorrow’ on December 28th 2018 via Inverse Records. Vocalist/guitarist Juha Virkamäki comments: “Today is the day! It took a while making this release so we really look forward to the fans feedback from ‘Songs from the Sorrow’ EP. ‘ Fearrage is founded in 2014 and they have released on EP ‘Resistance’ (2016) and single ‘Exterminate’ (2017) LISTEN TO THE EP: Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2GJt2T4 Deezer: https://www.deezer.com/us/album/82173062 Tidal: https://listen.tidal.com/album/101222360 Apple Music: https://apple.co/2VgZkIj Amazon: https://amzn.to/2CDialG Continue reading

Der Rote Milan – Drohende Schatten

Black metal band DER ROTE MILAN are now streaming their new song “Drohende Schatten”. The track is taken from their upcoming album  Moritat which will be released via Unholy Conspiracy Deathwork in February. Pre-order the album here: https://unholyconspiracydeathwork.bigcartel.com/category/der-rote-milan Continue reading

Chronoform – Veil

Veil is the first single from Chronoform’s next year’s debut album “From The Void”. And it’s actually the first track the band has ever composed. Tight and versatile riffs combined with more delicate parts works also as a single as it gives a good cross-section to the material the band is soon to be releasing. Listen the single: Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2Td1s24 Deezer: https://www.deezer.com/us/album/81721352 Apple: https://apple.co/2LH8CJu The band comments on the new single: “The curtain in front of the debut album has now been risen. Veil is the first step on the journey to the soundscape of the “From the Void” -album.” Continue reading

Imperial State Electric – Throwing Stones (Live in Madrid)

IMPERIAL STATE ELECTRIC have been nominated for a Swedish Grammy Award for their “Anywhere Loud” album which came out on Psychout Records/ Sound Pollution in February 2018 and crashed the Swedish national charts at Number 1 on release! The hard rocking outfit featuring Nicke Andersson, Tobias Egge, Tomas Eriksson and Dolf de Borst are nominated for Best Rock Album Of The Year alongside Hurula, Avantgardet, Les Big Byrds and Viagra Boys. The Grammy‘s are the Swedish equivalent of the Grammy‘s and originally started in 1969 until 1972 and were reinstated in 1987 Presented by the International Federation Of The Phonographic… Continue reading

NAILED TO OBSCURITY – ‘Black Frost’

With only a few weeks until German melodic death/doom metallers NAILED TO OBSCURITY release their Nuclear Blast debut, Black Frost, the band have started the countdown by unleashing the first track by track trailer for the album. Watch as guitarist Jan-Ole talks through ‘Black Frost’, ‘Tears Of The Eyeless’ and ‘The Aberrant Host Black Frost is now available for pre-order in various formats (TS+DIGI BUNDLE, DIGI, LP), here:nblast.de/NTOBlackFrost Pre-order the album digitally to receive the title track instantly: nblast.de/NTOBlackFrostIT Listen to ‘Black Frost’ in the NB Novelties Playlists: nblast.de/SpotifyNovelties /nblast.de/AppleMusicNovelties The new album will be in stores on 11th of Jan 2019 via Nuclear Blast. Black Frost was recorded at Woodshed Studio (near Landshut, Germany) with… Continue reading

FALLUJAH – 2019 EU Tour with OBSCURA

 Only a few weeks are left until progressive death metal masters FALLUJAH will perform as main support to German tech death visionaries OBSCURA on their ‘Diluvium Europa 2019’ tour. The trek will see the two bands joined by ALLEGAEON and FIRST FRAGMENT and will comprise of a monolithic 23 date run through mainland Europe and the UK in February 2019. Today, FALLUJAH have launched a tour trailer, which can be watched here ‘Diluvium Europa 2019’ w/ OBSCURA, ALLEGAEON, FIRST FRAGMENT Presented by Metal Hammer, Fuze, metal.de, guitar 01.02. D Munich – Backstage 02.02. D Nuremberg – Z-Bau 03.02. NL Haarlem – Patronaat 04.02. UK Bristol – The Fleece 05.02. IRL Dublin – The Voodoo… Continue reading

CHILDREN OF BODOM – “Under Grass And Clover”

Finland’s melodic death superstars CHILDREN OF BODOM recently announced the release of their tenth album, Hexed, on March 8, 2019 via Nuclear Blast Records. Today, frontman Alexi Laiho has unleashed a guitar playthrough for the band’s new track ‘Under Glass And Clover’. Alexi comments, “’Under Grass and Clover’ is the sound of COB on fire and has been my favorite song since it was written. It’s fast, melodic, heavy and dark but also short and sweet. Someone told me that it’s kinda like old school Dimmu Borgir and AWKand that’s pretty damn cool in my books so we must’ve done something right .” Pre-order your copy of Hexed here: nblast.de/COBHexed CD: nblast.de/HexedCD Limited Digipack CD: nblast.de/HexedDigipack Limited Edition White & Black… Continue reading

BEAST IN BLACK – The Making Of “From Hell With Love”

Last weekend, up and coming metallers BEAST IN BLACK wrapped up their European tour as special guest to NIGHTWISH with a sold out show at Hartwall Arena in Helsinki, Finland. But there’s no time to breathe for the group as their sophomore album titled ‘From Hell With Love’, will be unleashed on February 8, 2019 via Nuclear Blast Records. With the first single, ‘Sweet True Lies’, already out, the band have just launched the first album trailer, in which band founder Anton Kabanen and vocalist Yannis Papadopoulos reveal more details about the making of the new record. Watch now Additionally, more headline and festival shows have been added to the band’s 2019 schedule. Their gig in Stuttgart on March 9 is already completely sold out. See below… Continue reading

DUST BOLT – Bloody Rain

The start of 2019 slams: On January 18th DUST BOLT fire a real thrash-bomb with their fourth longplayer Trapped In Chaos. Now the raging quartet releases their second video off the upcoming record! Lenny states:”Bloody rain is a really special and outstanding song on the new album and in the history of Dust Bolt. It is by far the most melodic song vocalwise, though it´s also a really dark and heavy banger – especially towards the ending. The song was written by our guitarist Flo D. .  I remember him calling me multiple times as he had this song he needed to show me immediately… Continue reading