alternative metal

Far Away unveil first single “Uyuni’s Lullaby”

“Never before has the state of the environment been so widely discussed. Humanity’s impact on the planet is now undeniable. The climate has already started changing and what this foreshadows is not reassuring. Let us not leave to the coming generations environmental damage so widespread that life itself is under threat. Our planet will survive with or without us, but it is up to all of us to decide what future we want. Now”, says Far Away.

Breathe Atlantis release track by track video for new album “Soulmade”

German alternative rock newcomers Breathe Atlantis have released a track by track video for their forthcoming album “Soulmade”, which will be released on January 25th, 2019, via Arising Empire.

The video contains a sneak preview of each track off the album, as well as commentary from frontman Nico and guitarist Joschka.

Watch the video below.

Nico Schiesewitz (vocals): “For me it was important to approach this project more deeply, and in a more personal fashion – to just be more honest. The lyrics have 100% come straight out of my soul, showing the spiritual abyss hiding within”.

The Ever Living release new video for the instrumental version of “Nocturnal Itch”

London cinematic post-metal quintet The Ever Living have released the fourth and final video from their debut album “Herephemine”, set to the instrumental version of the track “Nocturnal Itch”.

check out the video below.

Vocalist / keyboardist Chris Bevan Lee comments: “We had the opportunity to experiment with different formats and found a way to create four entirely different videos that link together to visually represent the record. The whole project has been a satisfying way to bring together two of my passions and a rewarding experience to do it all ourselves”.

Soen streams new track “Rival”

Lotus” is the forthcoming new studio album from Sweden-based progressive metal collective, Soen.

Set for release via Silver Lining Music on February 1st, 2019, the nine songs comprising “Lotus” are intoxicating, addictive aural therapies, questioning much of today's darkness while juxtaposing them with moments of great escape and hope.

Listen to the first single, “Rival”, below.

Bang Bang Firecracker to release debut album “Welcome to the Slaughterhouse” on February 22nd 2019

Bang Bang Firecracker lay down a prominent marker with the release of their debut album, “Welcome to the Slaughterhouse”, out on Friday 22nd February.

Bang Bang Firecracker will also drop a spanking new video this January.

Prior to all of this, you can check out their current video for “Hellbent for Pleasure”, below.

A Perfect Circle release gleefully apocalyptic video “So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish”

A Perfect Circle share a gleefully apocalyptic video for “So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish”, as the Billy Howerdel and Maynard James Keenan led outfit continue their U.S. tour, performing tomorrow at Detroit’s Masonic Temple Theatre.

“Welcome to the new normal”, said Keenan of the Kyle Cogan directed clip.

Watch the video below.

Ministry release visualiser for “We’re Tired of It”

Industrial-metal legends Ministry will continue to support their critically acclaimed album “AmeriKKKant” with a full U.S. tour later this November, supported by synth-wave sensations Carpenter Brut.

In anticipation of the trek the band has released a visualiser for the track “We’re Tired of It” - watch it below.

“"AmeriKKKant" is a masterpiece and contains political and sociological ideas for the listener to consider. All Americans should really have a listen”, states Dave Navarro.

Fahran release music video for new single “Stand Alone”

Nottingham’s hard rock / alternative metal 5-piece, Fahran, will release a brand new single, “Stand Alone”, on Friday November, 9th, 2018.

“Stand Alone” sees the band’s musical evolution towards a heavier and harder sound that will form the backbone to their next album, slated for release in June 2019.

Watch the video for “Stand Alone” below.