technical death metal

Controversial to release new studio album “Revelation” on October 24th 2019

Fast, sinister, hard and brutal, German technical death metal quintet Controversial are thrilled to announce details of their forthcoming sophomore studio album “Revelation”!

Releasing independently on October 24th, 2019,, the forthcoming follow-up to Controversial’s 2014 debut “Inhuman” seeks to further drive the band’s mission to deliver a fierce, high-tempo brand of metal that combines a tight, crushing sense of tension with dark, highly emotive themes.

Nile to release new studio album “Vile Nilotic Rites” on November 1st 2019

Technical death metal Egyptologists Nile are proud to reveal that their ninth studio album, “Vile Nilotic Rites”, will be released on November 1st, 2019, via Nuclear Blast.

Today, the band gives fans a taste of the album with the release of the first single “Long Shadows of Dread”. Watch the lyric video below.

Despised Icon to release new studio album “Purgatory” on November 15th 2019

Canadian deathcore pioneers Despised Icon are back to reveal their 6th full-length album, “Purgatory”, which will be released on November 15th, 2019, via Nuclear Blast.

Today, the band releases the first single and title track from the album. Directed and produced by Jessy Fuchs of Les Films 37 Superkick, the video can be seen below.

Rings Of Saturn to release new studio album “Gidim” on October 25th 2019

Alien themed tech-death masters, Rings Of Saturn, arrive back on the scene to release their fifth full-length studio album. “Gidim” will be released on October 25th, 2019, via Nuclear Blast Records.

Watch the music video for the first single “The Husk”, which was directed by Scott Hansen of Digital Thunderdome, below.

Morbid Angel announces November & December 2019 US Headlining Tour

Legendary death metal titans Morbid Angel will blaze US stages this fall on a month-long headlining tour. The 2019 USA Sickness Tour begins November 21st in Houston, Texas and runs through December 21st in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.

Support will be provided by Swedish black metal practitioners Watain and American death metal veterans Incantation. Ticket go on sale Thursday, August 29th.
 

Thy Art Is Murder announces Winter 2020 European & UK Headlining Tour

On the back of a monumental main stage performance at this year’s Bloodstock, Thy Art Is Murder have set their crosshairs on Europe as they announce their return for January/February 2020.

The Aussie death metal bruisers will be smashing their way across the continent with Carnifex, Fit For An Autopsy, I Am and a still to be announced special guest in tow.

Arkaik signs with The Artisan Era and launches lyric video for new single “Supernal Flame”

Riverside, California-based technical death metal outfit Arkaik is proud to announce their signing to rising extreme metal label, The Artisan Era. Active since 2004, Arkaik began when the band members were quite young and inspired by the thriving California death metal scene to make music of their own. The band quickly made a name for themselves with the release of their 2007 debut album, “Existential Chaos”, and their 2010 second full-length, “Reflections Within Dissonance”, which was put out through Unique Leader Records.