modern prog metal

Meshiaak release new single “Tears that Burn the Son”

Meshiaak has released a second instant grat. track in front of the band’s upcoming new studio album, “Mask of All Misery”.

The song, “Tears that Burn the Son” can be heard via a static video below.

Danny Camilleri shared: “Tears is the deepest song on the on album for me personally, very close to home, my heart is in it...”

Periphery announces Winter 2020 North American Headlining Tour

Periphery, who recently wrapped up their wildly successful Periphery IV: Hail Stan North American tour, extend the outing, adding a Winter 2020 swing through the U.S. with festivities kicking off on Jan. 30 in San Francisco. See the new dates below.

North American Tour Dates 2020:
January 30 San Francisco, CA Fillmore
January 31 Los Angeles, CA The Wiltern
February 1 Las Vegas, NV Brooklyn Bowl
February 3 Phoenix, AZ The Van Buren
February 4 Albuquerque, NM Sunshine Theater

Novelists FR to release new studio album “C’est La Vie” on January 24th 2020

Today, modern progressive metal outfit Novelists FR released their brand new single “Head Rush” and launched pre-orders for their new upcoming album “C’est La Vie”, which will be available on January 24th, 2020, via Arising Empire!

Watch the music video for the brand new single “Head Rush” below. Buy and/or stream the new single here.

Blame Zeus release lyric video for new single “The Warden”

Portuguese progressive/alternative metallers Blame Zeus have unleashed the new single and lyric video for “The Warden” off their upcoming full-length “Seethe”, coming out next November 8th, via Rockshots Records.

With influences that range from progressive metal to alternative rock, their music can be described as an intense and heavy rock, but also with intimate and nostalgic ballads. 

Check out the lyric video for “The Warden” below.

Sonus Corona to release new studio album “Time is not on Your Side” on November 22nd 2019

Sonus Corona is a progressive metal band from Turku, Finland. The band combines intense musical atmospheres accompanied with heavy riffs and strong melodies and relies on stellar songwriting. They say they have been heavily influenced by Haken, Toto, Tool, Dream Theater and Leprous.

The band is about to release their second studio album “Time is not on Your Side” on November 22nd, 2019. Today their eponymous single is released by Inverse Records. 

ONI releases new digital single “Alone”

Today (October 1st), ONI has released a new single, entitled “Alone” - taken from their upcoming EP, which will be unveiled soon.

Produced by Josh Wilbur (Lamb Of God, Gojira, Trivium), “Alone” can be heard below.

With their influences rooted in progressive metal, ONI’s sound can be compared to the genre’s heavy hitters - The Human Abstract, Protest The Hero and Between The Buried And Me - yet they remain truly unique. “Alone” was co-written by ONI and Nick DePirro.