melodic death metal

Amon Amarth to release new studio album “Berserker” on May 3rd 2019

On May 3rd, 2019, Amon Amarth will release their 11th full-length album, “Berserker”, via Metal Blade Records (North America) / Sony Music (International).

Frontman Johan Hegg, together with Dr Chris Tuckley from the Jorvik Viking Centre in York, England, explains the legend of the “Berserker” in this short clip here.

Allegaeon launches music video for new single “Extremophiles (B)”

On April 19th, 2019, Allegaeon will release their new album, “Apoptosis”, via Metal Blade Records.

A near-perfect symbiosis of technical, progressive, and melodic death metal, “Apoptosis” is a record that is as crushingly heavy as it is inventive, lithe and intelligent, and marks a significant leap forward in the band’s songwriting.

Watch the video for the new single, “Extremophiles (B)” (directed by Vince Edwards), below.

Avatar to release new album “The King Live in Paris” on May 17th 2019

Avatar has announced a new live LP today titled “The King Live in Paris” recorded live at Download Festival 2018 held in Paris, France. The new release underscores fan favorites such as “A Statue of the King”, “Let It Burn”, and “Hail the Apocalypse”.
 
“Looking back at all that’s happened and what’s still going on it feels more like a document from a pivotal battle than a live album”, says frontman Johannes Eckerström.
 

Fleshgod Apocalypse to release new studio album “Veleno” on May 24th 2019

Italian orchestral-death metal and renaissance revivalists Fleshgod Apocalypse will make their triumphant return this year with the release of their 5th studio album, “Veleno”, on May 24th, 2019, via Nuclear Blast Records.

Today, the band has unveiled the record’s debut single, “Sugar”, via a music video, the album artwork and track listing. Watch the video below.

Purchase the track here.

Soilwork release official live video for “Stålfågel”

After their insanely successful co-headlining tour with label mates Amorphis (18 sold out shows) in support of their globally acclaimed new record, “Verkligheten” (album of the month in Metal Hammer, Rock Hard, Aardschok and Scream), Swedish visionary metallers Soilwork have issued the following statement: