atmospheric metal

Shadecrown release lyric video for new single “Rain’s Edge”

Finnish melodic death/doom band Shadecrown released a second single “Rain’s Edge”, which is taken from the upcoming second album “Riven”. The album will be released later in 2019 by Inverse Records and it is mixed and mastered by keyboardist & songwriter Saku Tammelin at Painwood Studio, Viitasaari, Finland.
 
Check out the lyric video for “Rain’s Edge” below.
 
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Alcest announces new album “Spiritual Instinct” - due out in October 2019

After a long and intensive work period at Drudenhaus Studios, Alcest can finally announce that they have finished the recordings of their sixth studio album. The first long-player to appear under their new label, Nuclear Blast, is titled “Spiritual Instinct” and will see the light of day on October 25th, 2019, leading the band into darker yet still dreamy and spiritually profound soundscapes.
 

SednA to release new studio album “The Man Behind the Sun” on September 13th 2019

Spikerot Records are thrilled to announce the release of SednA’s upcoming album “The Man Behind the Sun”, a 33-minute-long sonic opus delving deep into the hazes of Black Metal, Post Rock and Doom. In their third full-length album in ten years, SednA have channeled all their strongest sentiments to create their most crushing effort to date, solemn and uplifting.

Release date is set for September 13th, 2019, via Spikerot Records.

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October Tide announces Fall 2019 European Tour with Swallow The Sun

Sweden’s melodic death/doom metallers October Tide, who recently released their new studio album “In Splendor Below”, will hit the road as direct support to Swallow The Sun this fall.

The band’s European tour will commence on October 31st and run through November 17th. In July, prior to the tour, October Tide will perform at Exit Festival in Serbia, Metaldays Festival in Slovenia and Peace & Love Festival in Sweden, among other festivals.

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The Contortionist to release new EP “Our Bones” on August 9th 2019

The Contortionist have released new single & video for “Early Grave” and details of a new EP. Produced and directed by Corey Norman and produced and edited by vocalist Michael Lessard, this is the first music video and original song we’ve seen from the progressive group since the release of their “Clairvoyant” album in 2017.

Watch the music video for “Early Grave” below.
 

Follow The Cipher release lyric video for new single “The Pioneer”

Swedish newcomers Follow The Cipher are currently working on their sophomore record, the follow-up to their self-titled debut album (2018), as well as arming for their upcoming festival shows at Rockharz Open Air, Germany (July 6) and Masters of Rock, Czech Republic (July 13).

But before the band hits the stage again, the quintet are surprising their fans by unveiling a brand new single today. Watch the lyric video for “The Pioneer” below.

Dvne signs worldwide deal with RidingEasy Records

Edinburgh, Scotland quintet Dvne have signed to L.A. purveyors of heavy, RidingEasy Records for worldwide release of future recordings.
 
The band also returns to the US this summer to perform at the hugely popular Psycho Las Vegas festival on August 17th.
 
Dvne (pronounced dune) is a 5 piece progressive rock/metal band from Edinburgh Scotland. Founded in 2013, the band was then called Dune in reference to Frank Herbert sci-fi masterpiece of the same name.