melodic extreme metal

Dimmu Borgir and Amorphis announce Winter 2020 European co-headlining tour

The year 2020 is set to start with a roll of thunder! Today, Norwegian black metal force Dimmu Borgir and Finnish melodic prog metallers Amorphis announce a co-headline tour that no metal fan should miss. On January 22nd, this killer line-up will hit London’s Kentish Town Forum, as part of a wider European run. Throughout January and February 2020, the unholy Scandinavian alliance will haunt 10 European cities and also bring American post black metallers Wolves In The Throne Room along as support.

Exmortus to release new EP “Legions of the Undead” on October 25th 2019

In honor of Friday the 13th, the death/thrash/shred quartet Exmortus have unveiled an animated music video for their “Evil Dead”-inspired song “Swallow Your Soul”, one of two new original tracks on their forthcoming Halloween/horror-themed EP, “Legions of the Undead”.

The clip, which was designed by Wayne Joyner (Dream Theater, Devin Townsend), can be seen below.
 

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.
 

Infected Rain to release new studio album “Endorphin” on October 18th 2019

Moldova may not be the most notable hot-spot for rising metal talent to date, but that will surely change with extreme metal sensation Infected Rain. Fierce screams and growls, heavy as hell riffs and pounding beats combined with some ingenious samples make Infected Rain’s style an energetic blend of the best modern metal styles the heavy music scene currently has to offer. Their fourth studio album, “Endorphin”, will be released on October 18th, 2019, via powerhouse label Napalm Records.
 

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”: