gothic rock

Vitne releases music video for new single “Encephalon”

Norway’s melodic hard rock artist Vitne is back with a brand new single “Encephalon” together with a captivating new music video. This is Vitne’s first new release since 2018’s single “Vanquish the Night”.

“Encephalon” seamlessly capture’s Vitne’s knack for anthemic choruses and thought-provoking atmosphere.

The video can be viewed below.

The Wraith signs with Southern Lord

Less than three years since forming, Los Angeles-based dark punk band The Wraith has wrapped its debut full-length, “Gloom Ballet”, with Puscifer guitarist/producer Mat Mitchell. The foursome has signed to Southern Lord Recordings, who will release the album worldwide later this year.
 
“Southern Lord owner Greg Anderson has been amazing to work with, and we really appreciate his willingness to incorporate a different sound into his roster”, offers guitarist Kaz Alvis.
 

The 69 Eyes unveil first album trailer and announce Fall 2019 Finnish Tour

Finland’s dark rockers The 69 Eyes recently announced that they will release their 12th studio album on September 13th, 2019. Right in time for their 30th band anniversary, “West End” will see the light of day, so prepare for 11 up-tempo rock anthems full of heaviness, black memento mori moments and dark humour featuring several top-notch guest vocalists including Cradle Of Filth’s Dani Filth, Wednesday 13 and Beastö Blancö’s Calico Cooper.

Delain announces February 2020 UK headline shows

Rock act Delain are delighted to announce a string of headline shows in England for February 2020. Support acts will be revealed in due course.

The band have been hard at work writing their sixth studio album, the follow-up to 2016’s “Moonbathers”, so fans should expect to hear new tunes at these shows!

UK Tour Dates 2020:
Thu 6th Feb - BIRMINGHAM O2 Institute
Fri 7th Feb - MANCHESTER O2 Ritz
Sat 8th Feb - BRISTOL Anson Rooms
Sun 9th Feb - LONDON Electric Brixton

Bloody Hammers release music video for new single “Let Sleeping Corpses Lie”

Two weeks before “The Summoning” will be unleashed, Bloody Hammers release the third single and video for “Let Sleeping Corpses Lie” from the new studio album.

The Transylvania County based duo centered around mastermind Anders Manga draws the listener and viewer once again in a sinister and dark surrounding, that no band can evoke better in 2019 than Bloody Hammers and their very own “Bloody Hammers Film Production”! Manga proves once more that he is the master of darkness!

Afire releases new music video for “The One to Take the Fall”

Hard rock/heavy group from Northern Finland Afire releases new music video to their track “The One to Take the Fall”, from their 2018 debut album “On the Road from Nowhere”.

The band features members from well known Finnish metal acts like Sentenced, KYPCK, Poisonblack and Brüssel Kaupallinen.
 
The video is shot in a barren, abandoned factory hall and directed by Teemu Hostikka from NTRNZ Media.

Watch the music video for “The One to Take the Fall” below.
 

Bloody Hammers release dark official video for new single “From Beyond the Grave”

The Transylvania County based duo Bloody Hammers release the second official video from their upcoming album “The Summoning”.

“From Beyond the Grave” transports the dark and sinister feeling that only Bloody Hammers can summon in 2019. The wonderfully creepy horror mix of 80s hard rock, gothic, doom and epic metal riffs is wonderfully illustrated in the new video with a silent film era twist. The video was once more produced by the band itself in the Bloody Hammers Film Studios.

Modern Mimes release music video for “Mind Lies”

Modern Mimes is an American music artist duo from Fort Lauderdale, FL. The duo consists of Adi Elcida Hernandez on vocals/guitar/sampling and Ernesto Paez on the double neck guitar bass.

Their music can be best described as “Future Goth”, a term they coined in order to explain the fusion of alternative heavy guitar riffs, powerfully haunting vocals, subconscious provoking lyrics, electronic drums, and catchy pop melodies.