In Mourning - Afterglow

Well, with bands like Opeth or Katatonia having mellowed – the fuck out – through the past decade, the melodic death genre has lost a couple of capable representatives with their newer styles being a little dubious and derivative, but on the other hand that has led to bands like Sweden’s In Mourning to pick up the gauntlet and try and fill the void…

Enslaved to release new album “The Sleeping Gods - Thorn” on November 11th 2016

Enslaved have set to release “The Sleeping Gods - Thorn”, which features rare and experimental material from 2010 & 2011 on November 11th, 2016.

The band stated:
“Hey guys! Let's share some great news today... We are very proud to announce the release of "The Sleeping Gods - Thorn" on By Norse Music! Out on Nov. 11, it will feature rare and experimental material from 2010/2011, collected for the first time as a full-length album! Exciting, right?”...

Pre-order starts Sept. 30th, stay tuned!

Goatwhore announces Fall 2016 US Tour

New Orleans’ road warriors Goatwhore will return to the US tour circuit this Fall on a short run of live abrasions prior to and following their Ozzfest appearance in San Bernardino, California on September 24th. The trek will commence on September 16th and rupture fifteen stages through October 1st. Support will be provided by The Blood Royale on select dates. Goatwhore’s latest US journey will follow a two-week stretch of European onstage debauchery set to kick off next month.

Dark Funeral announces Fall 2016 European Tour

Right after the release of the new album “Where Shadows Forever Reign”, Swedish black metal juggernaut, Dark Funeral has now announced an extensive European tour, which will start in mid-October 2016!

They will be accompanied by their label comrades Krisiun and Deserted Fear!

European Tour Dates 2016:
12.10.16 Aarhus - Voxhall (DK)
13.10.16 Nijmegen - Doornroosje (NL)
14.10.16 Leipzig - Hellraiser (DE)
15.10.16 Essen - Turock (DE)
16.10.16 Vosselaar - Biebob (BE)
17.10.16 London - Underworld (UK)
18.10.16 Paris - Petit Bain (FR)
19.10.16 Vannes - Echonova (FR)
20.10.16 Biarritz - Atabel (FR)

In Mourning to release new album “Afterglow” on May 20th 2016

Sweden's lauded melodic death/doom metallers and Agonia Records recent signess, In Mourning, have revealed details surronding their anticipated new album. Entitled “Afterglow”, the opus will be released on May 20th, 2016.

The cover artwork has been designed by Kristian Wåhlin (Bathory, Tiamat, Amorphis, Dark Tranquillity).

Origin announces May 2016 European Tour

Technical death metal icons Origin have announced a new European tour that will be taking place throughout May, 2016. The event will be a treat for extreme metal fans, with a broad spectrum of heavy acts on board: fellow countrymen and partners in crime Immolation, headliner and black metal pioneers Marduk, as well as thrash metal sensation Bio-Cancer closing the line-up. Check below for the full 18-date routing, including nine countries!

Bushwhacker to release “The False Dilemma” on March 5th 2016

Straight outta Vancouver, British Columbia, Progressive Death/Black Metal warriors Bushwhacker have announced the upcoming release of new album “The False Dilemma”.

New song “Tower” is now streaming below.

Set for a March 5th, 2016 release, “The False Dilemma” is a profound slab of Heavy that drips of Black and Death Metal whilst delving deep into the realms of psychedelia, which sees the quartet evolving into a darker, fine-tuned machine of cynicism.

1. Tower (7:16)
2. Cheewhat Giant (1:07)
3. Dead Man's Waltz (7:28)
4. Shikadance (6:05)