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Aeon Zen to release new studio album “Inveritas” on May 10th 2019

UK Progressive Metal band Aeon Zen will release their fifth studio album, “Inveritas”, on May 10th, 2019.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Ephemera” will be available in digipack, digital download, and producer pack versions. You can pre-order the album here and get an immediate download of another new song!

Check out the lyric video for “Inveritas”, (featuring Vadim Pruzhanov from DragonForce), below.

Polaris announces Summer 2019 European Tour

Aussie metalcore breakouts Polaris have announced that they will be returning to Europe for a run of headline and festival dates in Summer 2019.

The south-Sydney five piece most recently visited the continent supporting scene titans Architects across a host of monumental shows that included a date at London’s revered Wembley Arena at the start of the year.

European Tour Dates 2019:
28.06 Graefenhainichen, DE - Full Force Festival
29.06 Ysselsteyn, NL - Jera On Air Festival

Enchantya to release new studio album “On Light and Wrath” on May 24th 2019

Portuguese melodic metal band Enchantya is set to release their second album “On Light and Wrath” on May 24th, 2019, via Inverse Records.

Watch the music video for the first single “The Beginning” below.

Singer Rute Fevereiro comments:
“"The Beginning" is a song about accepting and improving life the way it is and therefore, the first step is to get rid of toxic people who make you waste your energy on them. It’s a new start of life”.

Sarah Longfield announces May 2019 US Tour with Felix Martin

Wisconsin-based Sarah Longfield, dubbed one of “the world’s greatest 7 and 8 string guitarists” by Guitar World Magazine, has announced a US spring tour with Felix Martin in support of her ambitious new album, “Disparity”, her first album for Season Of Mist. The tour begins May 1st in West Hollywood, California and runs across the country for nearly the entire month, the tour ending in Dallas, Texas on May 30th.
 

Periphery unveil new track “Garden in the Bones”

Periphery offer a second preview from their forthcoming album, “Periphery IV: Hail Stan” (April 5th, 3DOT Recordings), giving fans a listen to “Garden in the Bones”.

Listen to “Garden in the Bones” below.

“Garden in the Bones” is the second song to be premiered from the nine-track album, with Periphery kicking off news of the forthcoming album’s release by debuting “Blood Eagle” via Sirius XM, with a video released the following day.

Valence to release new studio album “Cognitive Dissidents” on April 12th 2019

Fans of completely unpredictable progressive metal, lend your ears! Hailing from New York, instrumental quartet Valence is here to feed your need for sweet technicality, masterful melody and outstanding musical genius - wrapped tight and tied with a Sci-Fi bow. Expertly fusing genres like metal, rock, jam, classical, jazz and more, Valence’s varied yet cohesive influences offer every listener a passport to a new state of mind that is cerebral and emotive, while not sacrificing accessibility.