Sanguine Glacialis – “Monsters”

We are proud to announce that experimental death metal act Sanguine Glacialis have signed a distribution deal with Wormholedeath for the worldwide release of their album “Hadopelagic” (produced by Chris Donaldson of Cryptopsy). Without darkness there can be no light, Sanguine Glacialis have stared into the very blackest pit, and, inspired by what they saw there, forged sonic masterpieces of the darkest beauty, it is not surprising their name means ‘frozen blood’ in Latin! Hailing from Montreal, Quebec, Sanguine Glacialis have shared the stage with Dark Tranquility, Omnium Gatherum, Delain, Hammerfall, Unexpect, Necronomicon and many more. The dark heart of … Continue reading

ARCAEON – FADE

This is Arcaeon, a bunch of young UK musicians releasing their debut EP – Balance, Jan 26. FFO Northlane, SikTh, Intervals, Polyphia, and even a hint of Architects it’s worth the listen. Booking in a tour to support the release early next year also. Upcoming but with bags of talent and ones who have the musical chops to move beyond the UK tech scene. Continue reading

Bloodshot Dawn – REANIMATION

With the release of the third Bloodshot Dawn album Reanimation looming the band have unveiled a second single, and the title track from the album. “This is a song about new beginnings and a realisation that the earth could exist without human life and likely prosper! This song marks the end of the story, the aftermath of an inter dimensional war,” comments frontman Josh McMorran. Out via Hostile Media on 12th January 2018; Reanimation features prominent guests including Jeff Loomis (Arch Enemy, Nevermore), Paul Wardingham, Ken Sorceron (Abigail Williams, The Faceless), Mendel Bij De Leij (Aborted). Earlier the band posted … Continue reading

POKERFACE (Russia) release video to Arch Enemy cover

Russian death/thrashers POKERFACE have released a video to “The World Is Yours”, an Arch Enemy – coversong. Guest lead guitar was played bt Lisaveta Schtoltz. Lineup: LadyOwl – Vox, Xen Ritter – Guitars, Lisaveta Schtolz – Guitars (guest star), DedMoroz – Bass, Roman Pankow – Drums https://www.facebook.com/pfacegroup https://www.instagram.com/pokerfaceband_official/ http://pokerface.band/ Video production, post-production and effects: Dmitry Morsus (AMORSUS STUDIO) Location: Sunlightstudio, Moscow Recording, mastering and mixing: Konstantin Vihrev Backline provided by: MetalStuff Continue reading

MICHAEL SCHENKER – A DECADE OF THE MAD AXEMAN

‘A Decade Of The Mad Axeman’ is a retrospective collection that documents the studio and live output of the renowned German guitarist Michael Schenker between 2007 and 2016. From his return to the roots of MSG through to Temple of Rock and Michael Schenker Fest, the different group line-ups and special guests have attested to the stunning power of his creativity, while critics have unanimously considered the last decade to be one of the most impressive phases of his career to date. Schenker started playing the guitar at the age of eleven and over the course of his career as … Continue reading

KAMELOT – Under Grey Skies

With their latest opus Haven, released in 2015 on Napalm Records, symphonic metal masters KAMELOT  set new heights with their epic and highly emotional trademark sound: This album became the soundtrack for an unforgettable and monumental silver screen experience delivering dark melancholy, aggressive metal and soul-soothing melodies! Produced by Sascha Paeth, illustrious guests such as Alissa White-Gluz (Arch Enemy), Troy Donockley (Nightwish) and Charlotte Wessels (Delain) gave Haven some extra magic! As the perfect Christmas gift, KAMELOT have now unveiled a brand new video for the track ‘Under Grey Skies’, featuring DELAIN’s Charlotte Wessels! KAMELOT vocalist Tommy Karevik states: “One … Continue reading

CIRITH UNGOL and ANGEL WITCH – bringing Frost And Fire to London!!

CIRITH UNGOL will make their UK debut at the inaugural Frost And Fire London Festival. They will co-headline the two day event alongside Angel Witch at The Underworld, Camden on Saturday May 12, 2018. Also on the bill are Night Demon, Wytch Hazel and Amulet.   Organiser Night Demon say: We are simply expanding the Frost and Fire concept to cross the Atlantic and pay tribute, fittingly enough, to the cradle of the NWOBHM movement. It is an honor and a privilege to bring Frost and Fire to the UK to make history on English shores. Headlining the festivities at … Continue reading

VISIONS OF ATLANTIS – The Deep & The Dark

Symphonic metal masters VISIONS OF ATLANTIS once more set sail to oceanic myths and the eternal dream of the sunken continent: Titled ‘The Deep & The Dark’ and set for a release on February 16th 2018 on Napalm Records, with their upcoming seventh studio album VISIONS OF ATLANTIS showcase all musical facettes of the genre with a breathtaking classic Symphonic Metal album! Even label mate Thomas Youngblood of KAMELOT describes this new record as “a game changer for the band. Very impressive!” As an exciting Christmas gift and to shorten your wait for the band’s hotly anticipated new album, VISIONS … Continue reading

LETTERS FROM THE COLONY – About The Band [And Then Some…]

After recently revealing their first single off their debut album Vignette, scheduled for release on February 16th, Sweden’s LETTERS FROM THE COLONY are gathering speed. Today, the progressive extreme metal architects launch the first trailer for their upcoming full length release, and give a bunch of totally valid reasons as to why they are the best thing since sliced bread. Be sure to watch the clip if you want to learn more about the band’s multiple talents, such as ironing, cleaning the rehearsal room, obscure light engineering and jamming to Nirvana tunes. Oh, and if you want to be a … Continue reading