Tag Archives: metal
Demon Hunter have unveiled the music video for the track “Death”. Check it out below. The song appears on the band’s latest album, Extremist, which is available everywhere now.
Zao announced they are working on an upcoming limited edition 7 inch along with their new album. The band stated, “approving drum takes for two songs so that final recording can begin next week for a special limited edition 7 inch. One song will be on the upcoming album. one will not. more details later.”
Symphonic metal act LEAH will release her new album, titled Kings & Queens, on February 3rd (US & Worldwide, January 30th for EU). Check out the lyric video for the single “This Present Darkness” below, along with an album teaser. The album “emerges as the heaviest of all her releases. Dabbling in worldly Celtic, middle eastern, and New-Age flavors, while lyrically laced with epic imagery of dystopias, fallen empires, spiritual warfare, love and destiny, this album proves to be very promising and is expected to be received by fans and critics as one of the top symphonic metal albums of the year.” Pre-order on Bandcamp, iTunes, or Amazon. RIYL: Nightwish, Within Temptation, Evanescence
We missed this when it was released but Darkness Divided have posted a video for the track “Eternal Thirst”. Check it out below. Get the song on the band’s Victory Records debut Written In Blood which is available now!
Black metal project Armath Sargon has released a new track called ‘Requiem” which you can listen to below via Soundcloud. The song will appear on the band’s new album, titled Damnation/Salvation, that releases this year.
Slechtvalk have entered the last 4 days of their IndieGoGo campaign for their 5th studio album & & have already surpassed the 6,000EUR goal. There are some cool perks for backers so check that out. The band also released demos of an untitled new track along with “We Are”. Listen to both below.
Spoken have begun work on their next album, a followup to “Illusion”. It appears as though Matt has assembled a slightly new lineup for this record. Watch their video below. Also, Matt Baird has finished his solo worship record. News on release to follow shortly.
Kyle Bishop, vocalist of Numbers, is the latest guest on the Kill Rock Podcast. The episode covers the band’s history, what’s ahead for the band, as well as the “controversy” over the Road to the Sphinx Battle of the Bands put on by Sumerian Records. Listen to both parts below.
We are proud to premiere the lyric video for “The Madness of Nebuchadnezzar” from Swedish death metal band Pantokrator! The song appears on the re-release of the long out-of-print album Aurum, which is available now through Rottweiler Records. The band also released a brand new album in 2014, titled Incarnate, which I recommend checking out as well!
Despite My Pride has delivered an interesting work, that never really settles into any one particular form, and there is nothing wrong with that. Here’s the full review.
We will be premiering a new lyric video from Pantrokrator this Monday on IVM! Make sure to check that out! In other news the band is currently running a fundraiser to raise money to convert an old cottage into their new rehearsal / studio. Get more info on their IndieGoGo page.
Kyle Bishop, vocalist of Numbers, recently did an interview with Abyssal Lair about winning “The Road To The Sphinx”. This was a battle of the bands which culminated in a contract offer from Sumerian Records, which Numbers was not happy with. After the video interview [see below] was released media outlets started posting & Ash Avildsen (Sumerian owner) responded to the claims in the Youtube comments. Others including Stray From The Path have also released public comments via social media. Check out the Kyle/Ash discussion below. What do you think?
Killing Floor 2 is coming to the PS4 in 2015 & will feature tracks from Impending Doom, Demon Hunter, Living Sacrifice, & other Solid State bands tba. President John Gibson actually wears an Impending Doom shirt in the clip below from IGN.
This is a post that I feel will bring many of the nostalgic RED fans back (myself included). They have released an introductory album clip, followed by a song excerpt of “Darkest Part”. The hard rock band definitely seems to be going back to its Innocence and Instinct and End of Silence days. Perhaps this is a start of another wonderful viral marketing campaign?
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Symphonic metal band HB have released a new Christmas single “Mary” & you can watch the music video below. Original frontwoman Aaltonen recently returned to the band after leaving in 2013.
Metalcore kings, Haste the Day, have posted their version of “Oh Holy Night” which is available for FREE download right here (via their website).
Theocracy have put up their latest Christmas tune for 2014 which you can take a listen to below. This song along with all their other great Christmas tracks can be download at their official website here (you will have to sign up for their Club of Souls online fan club but it’s entirely free). [Thanks Smacky X]
Into The Flood have announced that vocalist Brendan Wilson is back in the band after his departure earlier this year. Various comments on the band’s Facebook help update the situation. Read more below.
I received a confirmation email from Merchline that my pre-order of the Tooth & Nail documentary No New Kinda Story has been shipped. Looks like after a few delays, we will get them before Christmas.
On The Attack Records act, Judgement X Day have released their new music video for the song “Age of Innocense” off of the upcoming album “The Altar” due out in January 2015.
Solid State Records have posted vinyl pre-orders for the latest albums by Living Sacrifice and Wolves at the Gate plus other releases from August Burns Red. Check it all out right here. [Thanks John]
We are proud to announce and present to you a brand new band called Age of Awakening, featuring a member you might be familiar with. Read on for the announcement and news.
Strongly proclaiming the Gospel message, metalcore band BoughtXBlood brings us their debut, five song EP “Restoration.” Yes, the metalcore genre is saturated, but lets see if these guys from Lynchburg, Virginia can standout in the crowd.
The Christian Deathcore Vol. 3 compilation is available now. Listen & download below via Bandcamp. The mixing in Volumes 1 & 2 have been cleaned up if you want to check those.
Crimson Moonlight have released a new single called “The Suffering” from their upcoming album Divine Darkness. Pick it up on iTunes or listen below via Spotify. The band also has a brand new shirt you can pick up through End Time Productions.
Seth Kimbrough posted the following on his Instagram: “Looks like some reunion shows are in the works. #mortaltreason”. The band release two albums over 2004 & 2005. See the post below.
Solid State Records teamed up with Rapzilla to run a remix contest for Demon Hunter’s “The Last One Alive”. You can listen to the winner & the runner up below. What do you think? You can listen to other entries here.
Tourniquet’s new album, titled Onward To Freedom, is now available on Bandcamp. Check out the album below. The album features a great deal of guest appearances including Michael Sweet (Stryper) & Mattie Montgomery (For Today).
The Winter Warriors Tour, featuring Battlecross, Wretched, & War Of Ages, are offering a limited number of tickets to veterans. Check out Vet Tix for more info. Proceeds from the tour will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project and Veteran Tickets Foundation. Poster & dates are below.
Footage was recently released of an after show talk from Fieldy & Brian “Head” Welch from Korn sharing their testimonies and praying for those that had gathered. You can watch the video below.
Oklahoma City death metal band Broken Flesh have released a new track from their upcoming self-titled album. Listen to “Cries of the Dead” below. Pre-orders for the US go through GoFundMe & international through BigCartel.
Zao have put up a bunch of leftover tour shirts that will not be printed again. Get them while they last. In other news, Jeff appears in the December issue of Drum! Magazine to talk about recording the band’s new material.