melodeath

Dimman releases lyric video for first single “Capsized Reverie”

Dimman returns with a new EP titled “152”, which is set to be released on October 18th, 2019, via Inverse Records. The band’s modern melodeath consists of beautiful melodies accompanied with heavy compositions making them sound unique.

The new release introduces the band’s new female vocalist Jenna Kohtala, which also gives more variety on vocal arrangements.
 

Unleash The Archers release music video for new single “Northwest Passage”

Having just announced the release of their upcoming EP “Explorers”, Unleash The Archers top up this week’s news by dropping their new single “Northwest Passage”. The original song was written and performed by Canadian musician Stan Rogers, but even though the song has been covered by several bands in the past, there is no one who does it like Unleash The Archers. Clear vocal passages, beautiful harmonies and heavy riffs complete giving “Northwest Passage” the Unleash The Archers stamp.
 

Unleash The Archers to release new EP “Explorers” on October 11th 2019

Unleash The Archers return with their new EP “Explorers”, to be released on October 11th, 2019, via Napalm Records, only two years after having released their smashing album “Apex”. The EP will feature two cover songs. The first single, to be released on August 30th, 2019, is called “Northwest Passage”, originally written and performed by Stan Rogers.

Unleash The Archers on “Northwest Passage”:

Gone In April releases music video for new single “If You Join Me”

Symphonic melodic death metal act Gone In April have released the first track, “If You Join Me”, from their upcoming album “Shards of Light”, scheduled to be released on September 6th, 2019.

Watch the music video for “If You Join Me” below.

The Canadian-American ensemble created a story rooted in French Canadian folklore and gave it a spin of their own. They collaborated once again with skilled Norwegian director of photography Thomas Mortveit.

In Mourning premiere music video for new single “Black Storm”

In anticipation of their new studio album “Garden of Storms” - which is due for release on October 4th, 2019, via Agonia Records - Sweden’s melodic, progressive death/doom metal masters In Mourning, premiere the first single titled “Black Storm”.

The single comes as a music video recorded by Jonna Andersson. Watch the video for “Black Storm” below.

Bloodstock Open Air Festival 2019 - Day 3

After two days of unpredictable weather and slowly growing mud, the heavens finally opened on Bloodstock Open Air’s final offering of heavy to see Belgian death metal figureheads Aborted play the wettest set at the festival thus far. While the circumstances were not ideal for anyone, Aborted saw fit to do what bands performing at festivals ought to; play their biggest hits and some sprinklings of new material here and there.

Bloodstock Open Air Festival 2019 - Day 1

Since 2015, Bloodstock has grown incapacity, and this year’s event had its fair share of controversies. The most high-profile being the inevitable booking of their first metalcore headliner, Parkway Drive, at the expense of many enraged ‘true metal’ fans, as well as numerous band drop-outs beyond the organizer’s control, including the likes of Skeletonwitch, Code Orange and Dimmu Borgir (who they cancelled a day before their show).