atmospheric prog metal

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. 

Sifting reveal emotional music video for new single “Enough”

Progressive thrash-metal group Sifting have revealed an emotional new music video for their latest single, “Enough”. The video was directed by Alejandro Fumero Gil on location in the Mojave Desert near Lancaster, CA.

The video tackles the dilemma facing many people today where we must work long hours to pay the bills and survive, versus providing the attention and emotional support desired and needed by those we are in relationships with.

Vinide releases last music video for “The Bombs” and announces farewell live show

Finnish symphonic metal band Vinide released their last music video for the track “The Bombs”. The track is taken from their concept album “Reveal”, which was released last year via Inverse Records. 
 
Watch the music video for “The Bombs” below.
 

Ark Ascent release music video for new single “Innocence Lost”

UK progressive metal band, Ark Ascent, featuring former Shadowkeep vocalist Rogue Marechal, current DGM bassist Andrea Arcangeli and Sirenia drummer Michael Brush, have released a new music video for the new single “Innocence Lost”, the track is taken from their debut album “Downfall”, which is set for release on September 27th, 2019, via Ascent Records.

The video for “Innocence Lost” can be viewed below.

Dream Theater announces Winter 2020 European Headlining Tour

Dream Theater, twice Grammy-nominated and millions-selling progressive music titans, are thrilled to announce the European leg of their most recent “Evening With” touring cycle; featuring a celebration of the band’s latest record, “Distance Over Time”, and their acclaimed milestone achievement, “Metropolis Part 2: Scenes From A Memory”. 

Soulsplitter to release debut studio album “Salutogenesis” on October 18th 2019

Four musicians prepare to suspend the world in a dream-like state of philosophical contemplation, set to a hauntingly beautiful soundscape of deeply emotive and artistic progressive rock. Uniquely intense and undeniably grandiose, Germany’s Soulsplitter are pleased to announce the upcoming release of their debut studio album, “Salutogenesis”.

Tool - Fear Inoculum

When people were making jokes about Guns and Roses taking forever to release the much fabled “Chinese Democracy” they didn’t know that Tool would also take some thirteen years to follow up “10.000 Days” with a new album, not that this band has been known for their rapid-fire output, having won the luxury of releasing albums whenever they wish to, while at the same time keeping busy in a variety of side projects.