ENSLAVED – Storm Son

True avant-garde Norwegians ENSLAVED will release their epic new studio album E on October 13th, 2017 and with this 14th full-length record, the virtuosi herald a new chapter in the band’s history. To provide a first taster of what’s to come, the band has unveiled the official music video for the 10 minute long single, ‘Storm Son’. The track melds mesmerising prog with jarring extreme metal and a folky atmosphere. The music video was designed by Josh Graham, who previously worked with SOUNDGARDEN and NEUROSIS among others, and has delivered a truly spectacular piece of animated art that you can watch here. Continue reading

KADAVAR -‘Rough Times’ In The Studio

Berlin based rock overlords KADAVAR have released the first video trailer for their eagerly awaited fourth studio album, Rough Times. Watch Lupus, Tiger and Dragon talk about building their own studio and the album’s pregnant title. The band released the official music video for the ‘Die Baby Die’ as well as the pre-orders for Rough Times (in various lavish formats, see below) last week. Continue reading

SERIOUS BLACK – Serious Black Magic

As announced recently, melodic metal band SERIOUS BLACK was busy putting finishing touches on their new video clip. Witness the result now, as the band proudly presents “Serious Black Magic”, a trip into the world of fantasy and a visual introduction to the concept of the upcoming album “Magic”, which will be released on August 25th.

NOCTURNAL RITES – A Heart As Black As Coal

The return the melodic metal scene has been waiting for so long…. NOCTURNAL RITES will release their first new album since 2007’s “The 8th Sin” on September 29th. “Phoenix” is available as CD, Digipak (incl. bonus track and Nocturnal Rites patch) & ltd. colored Vinyl. A video clip for the song “A Heart As Black As Coal” now for the first time showcases the new line-up in performance setting. Continue reading

EDEN’S CURSE – Fallen King

EDEN’S CURSE are delighted to present the second preview from their forthcoming 10th Anniversary CD & DVD release ‘Eden’s Curse – Revisited’ – ‘Fallen King’. The song inspired by the King Of Scotland – Robert The Bruce –showcases the outstanding vocals of Nikola Mijic whilst remaining true to the original song. Bassist Paul Logue explains: “As the band’s longest serving Scot and writer, this song holds a dear place in my heart. I’ll never forget performing it for the first time and hearing Nikola sing this and the guys bring it to life really. It rekindled my love for it. I think it’s the standout on the album. Watch for a return to the live set”! Continue reading

ACCEPT – Die By The Sword @ Wacken

Heavy metal pioneers ACCEPT unleashed their latest studio album The Rise Of Chaos and in celebration of the release, the band played an incredible show at Wacken Open Air in front of 85,000+ fans, and alongside the Czech National Symphony Orchestra. To give those fans who couldn’t be there a taste of what they missed out on, ACCEPT have premiered the album’s opening track, ‘Die By The Sword’ live from Wacken, over on YouTube. Continue reading

LORD OF THE LOST – Waiting For You To Die

LORD OF THE LOST are back with their second ensemble album titled ‘Swan Songs II’, set to be released on October 6th on Napalm Records. To give some first and exciting glimpse of the band’s upcoming album, they have just unveiled a first lyric video for the track ‘Waiting For You To Die’! Dive into the finest sinfonia tunes of LORD OF THE LOST and watch their brand new lyric video right HERE! Continue reading

EXIT EDEN – Incomplete

EXIT EDEN is the new Symphonic Metal All-star Band featuring charismatic singers Amanda Somerville, Clémentine Delauney, Marina La Torraca and Anna Brunner. Despite their diversity, these 4 singers blend together personally as superbly as they do vocally and this constellation creates extraordinary and powerful ideas. The highly anticipated debut album “Rhapsodies in Black” will be released this Friday, August 4th via Napalm Records (worldwide, with Germany/Switzerland/Austria via Starwatch).Just in time for the album release EXIT EDEN unveils a brand new music video and Backstreet Boys cover “Incomplete”. Continue reading

END OF GREEN – Dark Side Of The Sun

END OF GREEN has found their very own standpoint in the cosmos of music. Germany’s strongest Dark Rock-band have once again lacerated their lesions withVoid Estate! After 25 years of agony they release their ninth opus. Inside of a maze of Goth, Doom, Metal, doleful alternative and deep-rooted pain, they are desperate to find hope. Now it’s time to get a proper insight into the “Dark Side Of The Sun” – their new music video! Continue reading