melodic extreme metal

Enslaved re-sign with Nuclear Blast and release music video for “What Else is There?”

There is ample reason to celebrate: Enslaved have once again joined forces with Nuclear Blast, to spread the music of the Norwegian avant-garde metallers all around the globe. With that, band and label renew a collaboration that has been ongoing for around ten years and two years ago produced the universally lauded album “E”.

Band founding member and guitarist Ivar Bjornson stated about the re-signing:

Children Of Bodom release official animated video for “Hexed”

Finland’s melodic death superstars Children Of Bodom have released an official animated video for the title track of their latest album, “Hexed”. The RMIT University in Australia spent the last 15 weeks working on the video, with producers Aaron McLoughlin and Simon Norton spending around 3000 working hours with their team to create the video. Check it out below.

Soilwork releases music video for new single “Feverish”

Swedish visionary metallers Soilwork have released a brand new song called “Feverish”. The song is being made available digitally along with a new version of their last album’s single, “Stålfågel”, featuring Arch Enemy singer Alissa White-Gluz.

Watch the official music video for “Feverish” below.

Stream “Feverish” and “Stålfågel” feat. Alissa White-Gluz here.

Exmortus unveils new official video for “Legions of the Undead”

With All Hallows’ Eve and the Day of the Dead fast approaching, the L.A.-based thrash/death/shred quartet Exmortus have unveiled a visualizer for the title track for their just-released horror-themed EP “Legions of the Undead”.

Check out the clip – which was designed by Wayne Joyner (Dream Theater, Devin Townsend), below.

Amaranthe sign to Nuclear Blast

Today, Nuclear Blast are very pleased to announce the signing of modern metal outfit Amaranthe. The Swedish/Danish six-piece are currently working on their 6th studio album, which will tentatively be unleashed in 2020. More big announcements are currently in the pipeline, stay tuned!

Imperium Dekadenz live in London 2019

The tiny venue could be found up some steep, curved stairs. It’s so small that it even lacks a bar, so if you want a drink you have to head back down the spiralling works of Satan. However, something about the entire place just made it feel very welcoming. As 7:30pm hit, the crowds gathered up to witness the 4-piece Stahlsarg from Suffolk, UK, unleashing their Norwegian-inspired black metal to start the night.

Aktaion releases new music video for “Oblivion”

Swedish metal band, Aktaion, have released a music video and single for “Oblivion”, the track is taken from their third album “Above Empires”, which was released on August 23rd, 2019. The video was made by Eddie Berg of Liftamountain (Atena, Visions Of Atlantis, Imminence).

The video for “Oblivion” can be viewed below.