melodic extreme metal

Amaranthe sign to Nuclear Blast

Today, Nuclear Blast are very pleased to announce the signing of modern metal outfit Amaranthe. The Swedish/Danish six-piece are currently working on their 6th studio album, which will tentatively be unleashed in 2020. More big announcements are currently in the pipeline, stay tuned!

Aktaion releases new music video for “Oblivion”

Swedish metal band, Aktaion, have released a music video and single for “Oblivion”, the track is taken from their third album “Above Empires”, which was released on August 23rd, 2019. The video was made by Eddie Berg of Liftamountain (Atena, Visions Of Atlantis, Imminence).

The video for “Oblivion” can be viewed below.

Infected Rain reveal music video for new single “Black Gold”

October 18th will see up and coming Moldova-based dynamic metal outfit Infected Rain release their fourth album, entitled “Endorphin”, via Napalm Records.
 
The band – fronted by extraordinary multi-talented vocalist Lena – has just unleashed a third video clip, to the brutal-yet-eerily melodic track “Black Gold”.
 
Watch the brand new music video for “Black Gold” below.

Shaped In Dreams release new single “A Giant to Face”

Shaped In Dreams have released a new picture video and single incl. 1 more track for “A Giant to Face”, the song is taken from “Echoes Of Eldren Deeds”, their debut album, which will be released on November 1st, 2019 via Vmbrella.

Shaped In Dreams featuring Members Of Black Crown, Initiate, Obscura, Obscurity, Alkaloid and more.

The video can be viewed below.

Single tracklist:
1. A Giant To Face 06:21
2. As Life Awakens 04:28

Allegaeon launches new music video for “Metaphobia”

Later this month, Allegaeon will head back out on tour, headlining the “Apoptosis Tour Pt II” across the USA with Inferi and Paladin.

In anticipation of this trek, Allegaeon has now launched a new video for “Metaphobia” - taken from their latest album, “Apoptosis”.

Directed and filmed by Matthew Zinke, “Metaphobia” can be viewed below.

Imperium Dekadenz releases new music video for “Bis Ich Bin”

August 30th seen Atmospheric Black Metal duo, Imperium Dekadenz, return with their critically acclaimed new album, “When We Are Forgotten”, on Napalm Records. On their sixth studio record, the band has unleashed a true stunner, taking the genre of the darkest art in metal on a total new level while storming the official Top 100 album charts from Germany to the United States!

Shaped In Dreams release official video for new single “Mere Illusion”

Shaped In Dreams have released a new playthrough video and single for “Mere Illusion” incl. one more track “At the Cavern of Sleep”, the songs are taken from “Echoes of Eldren Deeds”, their debut album, which will be released in November 2019 via Vmbrella.

Shaped In Dreams featuring Members Of Black Crown Initiate, Obscura, Obscurity, Alkaloid and more.

Abigail Williams to release new studio album “Walk Beyond the Dark” on November 15th 2019

The black sheep of the black metal scene, Abigail Williams, returns with their boldest and most diverse offering to date, “Walk Beyond the Dark”, available on November 15th, 2019, via Blood Music.

The band recently revealed the first single from the album, “I Will Depart”, whetting fans’ appetites for Abigail Williams’ highly-anticipated fifth album. Watch the lyric video for “I Will Depart” below.