On February 16th, prog metal architects LETTERS FROM THE COLONY will guide listeners into their world of math metal, crushing death elements and virtuosic shoegaze, all united in their debut album Vignette. After announcing their signing to Nuclear Blast, a calm before the storm prevailed until now. Today the five young Swedes from Borlänge present the video for their first single ‘Erasing Contrast’. Singer Alexander Backlund comments: “We’re proud to share the first single off of our debut album ‘Vignette’. ‘Erasing Contrast’ saw it’s completion shortly after I joined the band, and is in many ways the song that set … Continue reading


Two of Virginia’s finest heavy bands team up for an amp-worshipping, acid trip from hell! The split includes two brand new songs of smoldering gloom and grief from WINDHAND paired with three tracks of devilish, fuzz-drenched metal/punk from SATAN’S SATYRS. Today Revolver shares WINDHAND’s heavy-hitter “Old Evil”. Watch the Jordan Vance directed video HERE . The band has also announced a quick run down the West Coast next spring; check below for a full list of dates. WINDHAND and SATAN’S SATYRS Split LP is due out February 16th on CD/LP/Digital. Physical pre-orders are available via Relapse.com. Two of Virginia’s finest … Continue reading


Prevail I, the latest offering by Canada’s finest metal export KOBRA AND THE LOTUS,  has been successfully released in May 2017 on Napalm Records. This is a true rock juggernaut full of blistering guitars, pounding rhythms and haunting vocal melodies taking the listener on a sonic journey. Produced by Jacob Hansen (Volbeat, Amaranthe, Epica etc) and mastered by Grammy award winning Ted Jensen, Prevail I has undoubtedly ushered the band to a much deserved elevated hard rock status. Evolution is inevitable and with ‘Prevail I’ KOBRA AND THE LOTUS have delivered their most powerful album to date, followed by numerous … Continue reading


AHOY ye landlubbers! Our latest piratic addition to the Napalm Records roster recently unveiled the first details of their upcoming album “The Triumph Of Piracy”! Now it’s time to get your first swig of RUMAHOY in form of a rum barrel and very first track release. Classy and super catchy, the new track is entitled “AHOY”. Captain Yarrface and his crew state: “Ahoy! I am Captain Yarrface, welcome to the sea, and welcome to the first single from the new Rumahoy album, titled ‘AHOY!’. It is an epic anthem of heritage and Yarr, so raise up your rum and drink … Continue reading


The Dutch female fronted band NEMESEA, who recently introduced their new vocalist Sanne Mieloo to public, have just released an alternate version of the track ‘Hear Me’! Taken from their latest record ‘Uprise’, released in 2016 with Napalm Records,  NEMESEA have always perfectly managed to combine rock with electronica to stir up a dark and strangely addictive brew. The band creates a balance between driving rock and soothing ballads, their latest offer ‘Uprise’ offers intense and soulful alternative rock complete with a subtle breath of goth and loudly demands the attention the band undoubtedly deserves. With their new and vocalist … Continue reading

YOB – Blessed by Nothing

Portland cosmic trio YOB has shared the official audio for “Blessed By Nothing”, bonus track off The Great Cessation deluxe reissue. The remastered song is available on CD and streaming for the first time, previously only available on vinyl. Stream the previously released, remastered version of “Breathing From The Shallows”. Additionally, YOB has announced a brief run of dates in 2018, including appearances at Modified Ghost Festival in Vancouver and Sabertooth Festival in Portland. A complete listing of dates can be found below. YOB’s deluxe reissue of The Great Cessation is due out December 8th on CD/2xLP/Digital via Relapse Records. … Continue reading

Hamferð – “Frosthvarv”

Doomster Hamferð from the Faroe Islands will release their new album ‘Támsins likam’ January 12th via Metal Blade Records! The band has now released a brand new video for the 2nd single ‘Frosthvarv’! Comments Hamferð: “For years we have been working towards using video material to bring a visual aspect to our music. But not until now have we been able to produce something with the quality that we always strive for. We are extremely pleased to have found the right group of people to work with, and we believe the result to be something truly special.” Afterwards watch the lyric video for … Continue reading

Harm’s Way – “Human Carrying Capacity”

On February 9th, HARM’S WAY will release their new album, ‘Posthuman’. Having grown with each subsequent release, Posthuman, the band’s fourth full-length – and Metal Blade Records debut – is a devastating addition to their catalog. “We’ve always stayed true to who we are and allowed the songwriting process to take shape organically from record to record, and as the band has progressed, our sound has become more refined with metal and industrial influences,” states drummer Chris Mills, while guitarist Bo Lueders succinctly sums up what people can expect when they first spin the record: “To a Harms Way fan, I would describe … Continue reading

MIRACLE – The Parsifal Gate

This is the union of two artists with rich and unique trajectories in music. Steve Moore as one half of the progressive post-rock duo Zombi, composer of contemporary horror soundtracks including The Guest and The Mind’s Eye and solo producer of masterful synthesizer music cruising the hinterland of new-age kosmische, galactic disco and bakelite infused techno. Multi-instrumentalist Daniel O’Sullivan has explored the omniverse with a myriad of art rock luminaries including Ulver, Grumbling Fur, Æthenor, Sunn O))), Guapo, Mothlite and This Is Not This Heat. His solo career has seen him embark upon a bricolage of neo-classical composition, electroacoustic music, … Continue reading

THE OTHER – Morgen ohne Grauen

On their new album “Casket Case” (out now) The Other continue their trend of including one song with German lyrics. “Morgen ohne Grauen” is the name of said track and this time the band has also prepared a videoclip. You can listen to and buy “Casket Case” via the following link: https://lnk.to/casket_case Continue reading