modern extreme metal

Aviana to release new studio album “Epicenter” on August 23rd 2019

Sons of Gothenburg Aviana have followed up the successful release of “Heavy Feather” with their brand new single “My Worst Enemy” and launched pre-orders for their upcoming sophomore full-length record “Epicenter”, which will be released on August 23rd, 2019, via Arising Empire.

Watch the the video for “My Worst Enemy” below.

Buy or stream the brand new single “My Worst Enemy” here.

Svet Kant release official music video for new single “Sea of Planets”

Dublin’s experimental metal combo Svet Kant are thrilled to present their new official video for the track “Sea of Planets”.

“Sea of Planets” is a track taken from “The Visage Unbiased”, due for release on May 31st, 2019.

Watch the video for “Sea of Planets” below.

The video was produced, directed and edited by the talented Olga Kuzmenko.

Periphery announces November 2019 European & UK Headlining Tour

Periphery announce European Headliner tour dates for November 2019 in order to present their new album, “Periphery IV: Hail Stan” (3DOT Recordings), which was released earlier this month.

Support will come from Plini and Astronoid. See all dates below. Tickets go on sale Friday at 10am local time.

European & UK Tour Dates 2019:
01.11.2019 (DE) Cologne - Essigfabrik
02.11.2019 (DE) Hamburg - Gruenspan
04.11.2019 (DE) Munich - Backstage Werk

Thy Art Is Murder to release new studio album “Human Target” on July 26th 2019

Against this backdrop of postmodern dystopia, chaos, and confusion arrives “Human Target”, the earth-scorching fifth album from extreme metal titans Thy Art Is Murder.

In anticipation of the album release on July 26th, 2019, via Nuclear Blast (Rest of World) / Human Warfare (Australia, New Zealand), the band has unveiled a music video for the title track - watch it out below.

My Own Will to release new EP “Disgust” on July 30th 2019

My Own Will, a four-piece heavy outfit from the backwoods of southeast Michigan, blurs the line between catchy, crowd-pleasing metalcore and the brutally raw sound of deathcore.

The band is the first signing to newly launched metal label Death Toll Records, which will release their new EP “Disgust” on July 30th, 2019.

Watch the music video for “Disgust” below.

Of Virtue releases music video for new single “Thanks for Nothing”

Michigan melodic-metal band Of Virtue has debuted a music video today for their searing new single, “Thanks for Nothing” from their forthcoming album, “What Defines You”, via SharpTone Records on May 24th.

Watch the music video for “Thanks for Nothing” below.

Says vocalist Tyler Ennis:

In Flames release Borgholm Brinner Festival recap movie

After concluding their European headline tour, In Flames are ready for the summer festival season to begin!

For the second time, the band is about to hold their annual festival, Borgholm Brinner, in the Borgholm Castle on the isle of Öland/Sweden and will unite Jesterheads from all over the world. The band themselves will perform two different special sets on each night, and many internationally renowned acts have joined the line-up.