melodic modern metal

Holding Absence release heartfelt music video for new single “You Are Everything”

Today, Cardiff ascending newcomers Holding Absence have released a heartfelt music video dedicated to their fans for their new single “You Are Everything”.

The song is taken from their self-titled debut album, which will be released through SharpTone Records on March 8th, 2019.

Pre-order the album now through the band’s website here.

Watch the video for “You Are Everything” below.

Defences announce new second vocalist, UK live shows and tease new video single “Shatter”

Following the release of their debut album “With Might and Main” in 2017, Hertfordshire’s alt-metal quintet Defences are thrilled to step back into the fray to unveil a treasure trove of announcements, starting with the welcoming of a new member to their fold!

Announced on the band’s social media at the start of 2019, newcomer William Young arrives to bolster their existing arsenal and compliment vocalist Cherry Duesbury’s cool, melodic grace with a fresh array of screamed vocal fury.

In Flames release lyric video for new single “Burn”

We’re less than a month away from the highly anticipated release of In Flames thirteenth studio album, “I, The Mask” out on March 1st, 2019, via Nuclear Blast (worldwide, excl. North America) and Eleven Seven Music (North America).

In Flames unveil a fourth song from their upcoming album, adding to the over 10 million streams accumulated from the first three new tracks. Watch the lyric video accompanying the new anthem “Burn”, below.

Polar to release new studio album “Nova” on April 5th 2019

Today, London UK based post-hardcore band Polar start the pre-order for their upcoming fourth full length record “Nova” and release their brand new single “Midnight” as a taste of what is yet to come from the new album.

“Nova” will be available on April 5th, 2019, via Arising Empire.

Watch the music video for their brand new single “Midnight” below.

Flames At Sunrise release new music video for “Dolmen”

Spanish Modern Metal combo Flames At Sunrise are proud to present their brand new official video for “Dolmen”, track taken from the album “Born in Embers”, out via Wormholedeath.

Watch the new video below.

“Her fate is in your hands. Two ends, one election. Fate is in your hands. Flames At Sunrise presents "Dolmen", the band’s most ambitious audiovisual creation to date. Only we can decide to light the flame of hope or plunge into the loop of darkness”.

Red Cain to release debut full-length album “Kindred: Act I” on March 1st 2019

Born out of the emerging metal scene of Calgary, AB, Red Cain is a modern melodic metal project with European roots. With intricate songwriting, a heavy yet melodic feel reminiscent of progressive acts, and eerie ambient elements, Red Cain champion a fluid, dynamic, and unique musical style centered around telling dark, conceptual Faustian sagas and constructing those into an unforgettable live experience.

Imonolith reveals first single and music video for “Hollow”

Imonolith, the new metal powerhouse featuring vocalist Jon Howard (Threat Signal, Arkaea), drummer Ryan “RVP” Van Poederooyen (Devin Townsend Project), guitarist Brian Waddell (Devin Townsend Project), bassist Byron Stroud (Strapping Young Lad, Fear Factory), and second guitarist Kai Huppunen (Methods of Mayhem, Noise Therapy) is making an unforgettable entrance with a brand new official single, “Hollow”, available to stream/download for the fir

City Of Souls release new single “Wolf” and sign worldwide deal with Wild Thing Records

New Zealand alternative rock/prog powerhouse City Of Souls have released their new single and video for “Wolf”, and announced their signing to Australian label Wild Things Records (home to Caligula’s Horse, Circles, The Ocean) worldwide for the release of their debut album due later this year.

They also sign to Artery Global booking agency (Twelve Foot Ninja, Caligula’s Horse, Circles) for UK/EU bookings.