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Kadavar re-sign with Nuclear Blast and working on new studio album

Berlin, Germany-based rock overlords Kadavar have re-signed with their long-time label Nuclear Blast after a highly successful 7 year run encompassing three studio albums during which the trio has toured the globe relentlessly.

Commented singer and guitarist Lupus: “When we signed our first deal back in 2012, all of this was just a mere idea. Since then a lot has happened and after 3 records, 2 live albums and quite a few singles, we’re very happy to continue working with Nuclear Blast”.

Salem’s Bend to release new studio album “Supercluster” on May 24th 2019

Ripple Music is thrilled to announce the release of “Supercluster”, the brand-new album from LA-based rock trio Salem’s Bend.
 
Cutting their teeth in various outfits over the years, after idly deciding to crawl into a garage one day, three unassuming dudes emerged into sunlight as a mighty hard rock triumvirate skilled in the execution of maximum Sabbath, Priest and Zeppelin worship… for on this day, Salem’s Bend was born.
 

Grand Magus launch “From The North - The Grand Magus Story” documentary series

Swedish riff lords Grand Magus are set to release their new studio album “Wolf God” on April 19th, 2019, through Nuclear Blast.

Today, the band has launched a multi-part documentary series entitled “From The North - The Grand Magus Story”.

Watch as frontman and general overlord JB delves into the history of the band and explains the connection between Grand Magus and death metal, below.

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Abrahma to release new studio album “In Time for the Last Rays of Light” on May 24th 2019

French progressive heavy rock outfit Abrahma will release their third full-length, “In Time for the Last Rays of Light”, this May via Small Stone.
 
Following three tumultuous years of personal challenges and lineup changes, “In Time for the Last Rays of Light” is a chronicle of the ravages of coping with loss and mental illness, brought to bear with heavy and progressive songwriting, melodic catharsis, and an impact that goes beyond the material itself.

Gorilla Riot release lyric visualiser for new single “Half Cut”

Hot off the back of a barnstorming set at HRH AOR, Manchester’s dirty southern rock n roll blues mavericks, Gorilla Riot release a new single, “Half Cut”, on Fri 29 March, 2019.

The new single is taken from their forthcoming album which is slated for release later this year, in digital, CD and vinyl formats on Off Yer Rocka Recordings (OYR).

Heavy Psych Sounds Fest in London 2019

As I entered the venue, the stairs lead straight down, I could hear the enticing rumble of drums and bass. The smoke started creeping up the stairs to meet me, as the sound grew louder. The whole room was filled with a thick haze, carrying the eerie green light through it. Creating an intriguing atmosphere of mystery and anonymity. I could barely make out the stage through the fog and people, but I could follow the near deafening sounds booming out. But, considering their name is Deadsmoke, I could hardly be surprised!

Veuve to release new studio album “Fathom” on May 31st 2019

Italian power stoner rockers Veuve are messing around since 2014, following up on a self-produced debut EP and their 2016 full-lenght album, “Yard”, the band takes on a new step and will release their hotly anticipated, sophomore album, “Fathom”, on May 31st, 2019, via Argonauta Records!

“Fathom” will once again worship Veuve’s refreshing mix of fuzzy seventies-fashioned riffs in the likes of mother Sabbath, father Kyuss and the big brother Hawkind, infinite kraut-rock drifts into modern post-metal trails.

Grand Magus release lyric video for new single “Brother of the Storm”

Swedish riff lords Grand Magus are set to release their new studio album “Wolf God” on April 19th, 2019, through Nuclear Blast.

Today, the trio has released the second single from the album, the anthemic track, “Brother of the Storm”.

Check out the lyric video for “Brother of the Storm” below.

The Damned Things release lyric video for new single “Something Good”

Celebrated purveyors of heavy rock The Damned Things have released their 2nd single “Something Good”, taken from the band’s eagerly anticipated, upcoming album, “High Crimes”, due on April 26th, 2019, via Nuclear Blast Records.

Check out the lyric video for “Something Good” below.

1782 to release self-titled debut album on May 24th 2019

It was a cold December day in 2018, when Marco Nieddu and Gabriele Fancellu formed a doom band called 1782, in honor of all the “witches” murdered by the bigoted minds of many generations. Just a month later, the band entered the studio to record the single “She was a Witch”, released by Electric Valley Records in within the same month. Only a few days after its release, the single turned out to be a great success, especially on social media and by listeners of the genre.