melodic extreme metal

Fleshgod Apocalypse announces Fall 2020 European Headlining Tour

Last year, Italian orchestral-death metal giants Fleshgod Apocalypse unleashed their highly-praised 5th album, “Veleno”, unto the world through Nuclear Blast. After storming European stages as part of the “MTV Headbanger’s Ball Tour” alongside label mates Kataklysm as well as Whitechapel and Dyscarnate in November/December 2019, the time has come for the band to once again return to our clubs as headliners in autumn 2020. This time, the sextet will be supported by metal legionnaires Ex Deo.

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.
 

Sylosis present music video for new single “Calcified”

Sylosis are set to release their 5th studio album, “Cycle of Suffering”, on February 7th, 2020.

Today the band have dropped the second single from the forthcoming record. Watch and listen to “Calcified” below.

The record was self produced and mixed by Josh Middleton with mastering by Ermin Hamidovic. The cover art is an original painting by Josh Middleton with the design and layout taken care of by Dan Goldsworthy.

Chronicles Of Hate release music video for first single “The Birth of Hate”

Italian death metallers Chronicles Of Hate have unleashed “The Birth of Hate”, first single and video off the debut album, “The Birth of Hate”, coming out on February 28th, 2020, via Extreme Metal Music.

Watch the music video for “The Birth of Hate” below and stream/download the single on Spotify and iTunes.