metal

Annihilator to release new studio album “Ballistic, Sadistic” on January 24th 2020

A name that should need no introduction in the metal world, Annihilator was forged in Canada in late 1984. Since then, the band has been touring and releasing records, selling millions of albums to date, nonstop, for over thirty years. January 24th, 2020, marks the release of their seventeenth studio album, “Ballistic, Sadistic”.
 

Lordi to release new studio album “Killection” on January 31st 2019

AFM Records are extremely excited to announce the new album “Killection” from the acclaimed Finnish Hard Rock/Heavy Metal monsters Lordi!  
 
“Killection” will hit the streets on January 31st, 2020, and this, the tenth album in the band’s history, has turned out to be the most extraordinary and varied album so far.
 

Apocalyptica to release new studio album “Cell-0” on January 10th 2020

Bristling with an epically baroque life and energy, “Cell-0”, the ninth studio album by Finland’s multi-Platinum cello-rockers Apocalyptica, will be released on January 10th, 2020, via Silver Lining Music.

The recording of “Cell-0” followed a four-year break between albums that gave the band - Eicca Toppinen, Perttu Kivilaakso, Paavo Lotjonen, and Mikko Siren, all of whom are classically-trained musicians - a fresh perspective and affected the way they approached the new music.

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!

Shartten to release debut full-length album “Sound of Fate” on October 25th 2019

Polish metal thrasher Shartten are glad to announce that they have signed a deal with WormHoleDeath for the release of their album “Sound of Fate”.

The album was recorded at RealSound Studios in Italy and mastered by Nick Zampiello from New Alliance East in USA.

“Sound of Fate” will be out on October 25th, 2019, via Wormholedeath / The Orchard / Wormholedeath USA. Pre-orders are available now.

Trackist:
1. The Ride
2. Rush in Flames

Nightwish to release “Decades: Live in Buenos Aires” on December 6th 2019

It’s Sunday, September 30th, 2018. In a couple of hours’ time, symphonic metal trailblazers Nightwish will unleash their unique “Decades” show on the huge stage of the Estadio Malvinas in Buenos Aires. And once again, they will be setting aflame the hearts of thousands of dedicated fans.

Uriel to release new studio album “Multiverse” on October 25th 2019

Canadian-based melodic death metal act Uriel are glad to announce that they have signed a deal with WormHoleDeath for the release of their album “Multiverse”, that will be out on October 25th, 2019, via Wormholedeath / Goodfellas.

Check out the lyric video for the first single “Insight” below.

Tracklist:
01. Long Way Home
02. Multiverse
03. Mysterious Dancer
04. A Thousand Burdens
05. Follow You
06. Blood Forest
07. Insight

Une Misère release music video for new single “Failures”

Icelandic wrecking crew, Une Misère, are set to unleash their full-length debut, “Sermon”, upon the world on November 1st, 2019, via Nuclear Blast Records.

Today, the band releases the official music video for their second single, “Failures”. The making of the video was a family affair, with guitarist Gunnar Ingi Jones handling the directing. A special thanks should be mentioned for Kex Hostel and all the kids who helped make the video. Watch the video for “Failures” below.

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.

Vandallus to release new studio album “Outbreak” on December 12th 2019

US Hard Rock / Metal band, Vandallus, will release their third powerhouse album “Outbreak” on December 12th, 2019, on CD, digital and vinyl, via Mercinary Records. It’s all about classic dynamic recordings with a real live drummer, no pitch shifting, and no crushed or fake elements.

The album was produced by CrazyV & Vanik. Recorded at Mercinary Studios (Avon, OH). Mixed and mastered by CrazyV. Production assistant Noah C. Buchanan.