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Duel to release new studio album “Valley of Shadows” on May 17th 2019

Heavy Psych Sounds Records is proud to reveal the first and hotly anticipated details of Duel’s forthcoming album! The Texas occult rockers conjure up another heavy dose of tripped out old school doom metal with their third full length, “Valley of Shadows”, set to be released on May 17th, 2019.

Inter Arma to release new studio album “Sulphur English” on April 12th 2019

Richmond’s Inter Arma, reigning masters of the slow build, continue to trace a distinctly ambitious trajectory through modern metal.

Today, the band announces their 4th full-length offering “Sulphur English”, coming on April 12th, 2019, and share the first single entitled “Citadel”.

Listen to “Citadel” below and stream the new track here.

Dead To A Dying World to release new studio album “Elegy” on April 19th 2019

Profound Lore Records welcomes Texas-based elemental dark metal ensemble Dead To A Dying World to the label’s roster. The band has completed their long-awaited new epoch, “Elegy”, for release on April 19th, 2019.

A trailer for the record, as well as its cover art and more, have been posted. The band is confirmed to perform at this year’s Northwest Terror Fest and is booking new tour dates to follow.
 

Lucy In Blue to release new studio album “In Flight” on April 12th 2019

Karisma Records have revealed the details of the upcoming full-length album from Iceland’s Psychedelic Prog Rockers Lucy In Blue.

The eight-track album, titled “In Flight”,  will be the second full-length release from the young band who are making considerable waves on the Icelandic Prog Scene with their  elaborate grooves and delicate chord movements, performed with a skill that belies their age.

Ragnarok enters studio to record new album - due out in May 2019

Twenty five years after having been formed by iconic drummer Jontho, veteran Norwegian Black Metallers Ragnarok have entered the studio to record what will be the band’s ninth full-length album.

The, as yet unnamed, album is expected to be released during late May 2019, on Agonia Records.

Work on the album is progressing well, with all instruments already recorded, and vocals set to be laid in January. As with Ragnarok’s last three albums, “Psychopathology” (2016), “Malediction” (2012) and “Collectors of the King” (2010), the band has chosen to record in Sweden’s Endarker Studio, with Devo of Marduk once again producing.

Syteria release music video for new single “Halloween” and announces Fall 2018 UK Tour

Syteria released their video for “Halloween”, featuring cameos by Kim and Denise of Girlschool.

The video can be seen below.

The band has also announced a handful of dates this October/November presented by The Dark Dark Lord.

UK Tour Dates 2018:
Oct 27th - The RS Bar - Sheffield, UK
Nov 15th - Brudenell Social Club - Leeds, UK
Nov 21st - Bannerman's Bar - Edinburgh, UK
Nov 22nd - The Custom House - Greenock, UK
Nov 23rd - The Venue Dumfries - Dumfries and Galloway, UK
Nov 24th - Winterstorm Festival - Troon, UK

Exploring Birdsong releases animated video for new single “The Baptism”

New progressive trio Exploring Birdsong have released a video for their single “The Baptism”, marking one year as a band and since the first release of the track, their debut single.

Animated by Emmett Elvin of psychedelic rock band Knifeworld, the stunning new video can be seen below.

Exploring Birdsong are a unique proposition: Matt Harrison on drums, Jonny Knight on bass/second keys, and completed by Lynsey Ward on piano and vocals. Pop sensibilities and soulfully gorgeous singing meet progressive compositions, reminiscent of Iamthemorning, Steven Wilson, Kate Bush and more.

Jizzy Pearl returns to the UK for four special shows

One of the last truly unmistakable frontmen of our rock age Jizzy Pearl puts his feet back firmly in the UK in late October and early November with 4 special shows.

With a career that would make even today’s most egotistical maniac’s head explode, its just another day in the office at chateaux Jizzy Pearl’s Love/Hate.

Off of the back of the highly acclaimed “All You Need is Soul” solo album released in May on Frontiers Records - described as the strongest challenger to 1990s career defining “Blackout in the Red Room”.

Otep announces November & December 2018 US Headlining Tour

This summer, heavy revolutionaries Otep unleashed their most uncompromising, candid, all-inclusive and controversial assessment of the current residing political regime that they have ever released - the new album “Kult 45”.

In support of the album, Otep recently announced her upcoming “The Art of Dissent” U.S. headline tour, kicking off in Bakersfield, CA on Friday, November 23. Tickets are available now via all venues - see below for a full listing of tour dates.