melodic extreme metal

Aodon to release new studio album “11069” on March 27th 2020

French post-black metal trio Aodon have signed with Willowtip Records and will release their sophomore album “11069” on March 27th, 2020.

The album will be available on CD digipak, vinyl LP, and digital formats.

Check out new single “Les Rayons” below.

Multi-instrumentalist/composer M-kha has taken Aodon to new heights with “11069”.The follow-up to 2016 debut album “Sharphood” is the full realization of the Aodon sound: Dark, Atmospheric, and Extreme!

Irist to release debut full-length album “Order of the Mind” on March 27th 2020

Georgia heavy metal powerhouse Irist has joined Nuclear Blast and will release their debut, full-length album, “Order of the Mind”, on March 27th, 2020.

Today, the band has unveiled a monstrous new song titled “Burning Sage”, with an accompanying music video that can be viewed below.

Watch the video for “Burning Sage” below.

White Stones release music video for first single “Worms”

From Martin Mendez, bassist of the ubiquitous Opeth comes White Stones, a solo death metal project. 

Recently, they announced that their debut album named “Kuarahy” (pronounced Kwa-Ra-Hee) will be released on March 13th and today, they offer their fans a first insight into the album with the first single “Worms”, that comes with a video! Watch the video below.

Neaera launches music video for new single “Catalyst”

Founded in 2003, Neaera has been with Metal Blade Records since 2004, releasing six albums during this time. The band announced their farewell tour in 2015 and have been on hiatus since then - until now! Neaera has re-formed and is ready to release a new self-titled album via Metal Blade Records on February 28th, 2020.

Watch the video for the new single, “Catalyst”, below.

Mark Morton releases first video for “All I Had to Lose”

Lamb Of God guitarist Mark Morton has revealed the first video from his new solo EP, “Ether”, out today via Rise Records.

Watch the video for the EP’s first single, “All I Had to Lose”, featuring Mark Morales, below.

Morton’s second solo offering is primarily acoustic and consists of three original tracks and two covers. Morton cites “All I Had to Lose”, released last week as a single, as “one of the most personal songs I have ever written”.

Torchia to release new studio album “The Coven” on March 27th 2020

Finnish death metallers Torchia have just inked a record deal with Rockshots Records for the release of their sophomore album “The Coven”, coming out on March 27th, 2020.

Arising from the inner darkness of composer and lyricist Ville Riitamaa, Torchia takes inspiration from a multitude of metal subgenres and their mission is to revitalize the genre of melodic death metal by bringing in a sense of danger and unpredictability.

Sydney Fate to release debut full-length album “Silicon Nitride” on April 3rd 2020

Cardiff, United Kingdom alternative metal band Sydney Fate will release their debut full-length album entitled “Silicon Nitride” on April 3rd, 2020, via Eclipse Records.

The album was produced by The Graves Brothers (Asking Alexandria, Eyes Set to Kill, In Visions) at Innersound Audio in York. The album artwork was designed by Jacob D’Silva.