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Avatarium launch lyric video video for “Lay Me Down”

Swedish doom metallers Avatarium release their highly-praised new dark gospel “The Fire I Long For” today via Nuclear Blast.

To mark the occasion, the band has unveiled an official lyric video for the song “Lay Me Down”, which features guest appearances by Leif Sundin (backing vocals) and Michael Blair (percussion).

Check out the lyric video for “Lay Me Down” below.

Candlemass nominated for “Best Metal Performance” Grammy Award

Candlemass are truly the manifestation of pure doom metal! Early 2019 saw the release of their latest album, “The Door to Doom”, via Napalm Records – an offering that features an unforgettable pairing with legendary Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi on the track “Astorolus - The Great Octopus”. The song has now been nominated for a 2020 Grammy Award in the “Best Metal Performance” category. This is the first nomination for the band and the first nomination for Napalm Records!

Skyblood release lyric video for new single “Out of the Hollow”

Without a doubt, Mats Leven is one of the most influential and illustrious names in Swedish metal. His distinctive and colorful voice has graced albums by Candlemass, Therion, Krux, Yngwie Malmsteen and At Vance – and now, after lending his vocals to others for decades, fans can finally experience the charismatic singer’s solo album!
 
Under the solo flag of Skyblood, the self-titled debut album will see the light of day this Friday, November 22nd, 2019, via Napalm Records.

Avatarium launch visualizer video for new single “Voices”

Doom metal wizards Avatarium will finally release their new dark gospel titled “The Fire I Long For”, next week via Nuclear Blast.

After teasing fans with album trailers recently, the group is proud to present the second single “Voices” today. Watch the accompanying mystical visualizer video below.

Alcest unveil studio documentary “La lumière autant que l’ombre”

Today, Alcest release their 6th studio album and Nuclear Blast debut “Spiritual Instinct” upon the world. To celebrate, the band has unveiled a studio documentary titled “La lumière autant que l’ombre”, accompanied with the acoustic instrumental version of their new track “Protection”, which was recorded by Neige and can also be found exclusively as a bonus track on select versions of the album. Watch the video below.

Avatarium release a mesmerising acoustic version of new track “Lay Me Down”

Once again, doom metal wizards Avatarium are set to mesmerise fans with their new dark gospel titled “The Fire I Long For”, which will see the light of day on November 22nd through Nuclear Blast.

Today the band unveils another new track off their new record in the form of an acoustic performance video for “Lay Me Down”. Check it out below.

The River to release new studio album “Vessels Into White Tides” on December 11th 2019

After a decade since last their last full-length album (“In Situ”) British Doom Dealers The River return with long-anticipated third full-length album, “Vessels Into White Tides”, on December 11th, 2019, via Nine Records. If you like melancholic doom metal, then this one is essential!

Watch the video for “Vessels” below.

Skyblood release music video for new single “The Not Forgotten”

After lending his distinctive voice to bands like Candlemass, Therion, Krux, Yngwie Malmsteen and At Vance for decades, Swedish heavy metal icon Mats Leven will release his first solo-album ever! Under the name of Skyblood, the self-titled debut album will be released on November 22nd, 2019, via Napalm Records.