extreme metal

Dimmu Borgir and Amorphis announce Winter 2020 European co-headlining tour

The year 2020 is set to start with a roll of thunder! Today, Norwegian black metal force Dimmu Borgir and Finnish melodic prog metallers Amorphis announce a co-headline tour that no metal fan should miss. On January 22nd, this killer line-up will hit London’s Kentish Town Forum, as part of a wider European run. Throughout January and February 2020, the unholy Scandinavian alliance will haunt 10 European cities and also bring American post black metallers Wolves In The Throne Room along as support.

Testament announces February & March 2020 European & UK Tour with Exodus and Death Angel

2020 is set to be an unforgettable year for British and European thrash metal-heads - three legendary pioneers of the genre have announced that they will be touring throughout next spring. Hitting the road will be no other than the Bay Area’s very own Testament, Exodus and Death Angel – who have all teamed up to bring the catchily dubbed “The Bay Strikes Back” tour to our shores!

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Dawn Of Disease to release new studio album “Procession of Ghosts” on November 1st 2019

Dawn Of Disease return with their smashing new album, “Procession of Ghosts” – a phenomenal new melodic death metal album with more than enough energy to stand out from the masses. Accompanied by a sinister artwork by Michał “Xaay” Loranc, who has worked with bands like Behemoth, Nile, and Evocation, the album possesses significantly more atmosphere and catchy melodies without sacrificing the band’s extreme spirit.

Une Misère to release full-length debut album “Sermon” on November 1st 2019

Icelandic wrecking crew, Une Misère, are proud to announce they are unleashing their full length debut, “Sermon”, unto the world on November 1st, 2019, via Nuclear Blast Records.

In celebration of the announcement, the band offer fans the music video for the first single “Sermon”. Watch the video directed by Amy Haslehurst, below.

Thy Art Is Murder announces Winter 2020 European & UK Headlining Tour

On the back of a monumental main stage performance at this year’s Bloodstock, Thy Art Is Murder have set their crosshairs on Europe as they announce their return for January/February 2020.

The Aussie death metal bruisers will be smashing their way across the continent with Carnifex, Fit For An Autopsy, I Am and a still to be announced special guest in tow.

Fateful Finality to release new studio album “Executor” on October 11th 2019

The stylistic focus of the thrash metal band Fateful Finality is unmistakable whereas their strong individuality and compositional cleverness is always surprising. Having been close friends since kindergarten Simon Schwarzer (guitar, vocals), Patrick Prochiner (guitar, vocals) and Philipp Mürder (bass) founded the band in 2007 together with drummer Mischa Wittek. Since then they have been pulling together, with full power and in the same direction.

Arkaik signs with The Artisan Era and launches lyric video for new single “Supernal Flame”

Riverside, California-based technical death metal outfit Arkaik is proud to announce their signing to rising extreme metal label, The Artisan Era. Active since 2004, Arkaik began when the band members were quite young and inspired by the thriving California death metal scene to make music of their own. The band quickly made a name for themselves with the release of their 2007 debut album, “Existential Chaos”, and their 2010 second full-length, “Reflections Within Dissonance”, which was put out through Unique Leader Records.