atmospheric metal

Conception launches crowdfunding campaign to record first full length album in over two decades

After a year which has seen Norwegian hard rock band Conception triumphantly returned to the musical fold with the highly acclaimed EP “My Dark Symphony” and a series of sold out shows, they now launch a new campaign aiming to record their first full length album since 1997.

Arkadia releases music video for new single “Head in the Clouds”

The first single and music video from Finnish melodic metal band Arkadia’s upcoming third album bears the name “Head in the Clouds”. The song originates from the more energetic and joyful end of the upcoming album, musically taking the band back to its roots of clean vocals and rambling guitar and keyboard melodies.

Cult Of Scarecrow releases new music video for “Last Words from Black Birds - An Apocalyptic Tale”

Today, Cult of Scarecrow releases its very first video, titled “Last Words from Black Birds - An Apocalyptic Tale”.

“Last Words from Black Birds” is a track taken from Cult Of Scarecrow’s self-released debut EP on November 4th, 2018. The EP is available on CD or download on Bandcamp. Streaming on all major platforms e.g. iTunes, Spotify, Amazon, YouTube etc.

Cruel Juno releases official video for new single “Full Metal Frankenstein”

Lowell Parker, drummer and producer from United States, presents the new Cruel Juno’s single titled “Full Metal Frankenstein”.

It’s the third monster in his series: Frankenstein! This track features the great vocals of Gandolfo Ferro (Heimdall, Gandalf’s Owl) and blistering lead guitar of Luca Princiotta (Doro / Warlock, Luca Princiotta Band), with additional rhythm guitar by Alberto Bisello.

The Contortionist announces August 2019 European Tour

Progressive rock act The Contortionist have announced a run of European tour dates including appearances at ArcTanGent (UK), Summer Breeze (DE) and Brutal Assault (CZ) festivals.

Azusa, featuring former members of Dillinger Escape Plan, will support on a number of the headline dates.

Following on from a month-long run of the USA with Animals As Leaders, the band are touring in support of their current LP “Clairvoyant”, out now via eOne.