oriental metal

Vikram releases music video for new single “Requiem for Salem”

Brazilian progressive metallers Vikram have unleashed the new video for “Requiem for Salem”, taken from the forthcoming debut album “Behind the Mask I” to be released on October 25th, 2019, via Rockshots Records.

“Requiem for Salem” is an epic dark song with neoclassical influences about the persecution of inquisition against witches and witchcraft, which led to many senseless and brutal killings.

Watch the new video for “Requiem for Salem” below.

Eleine to release new EP “All Shall Burn” on November 22nd 2019

Eleine follow up last years “Until the End” album with a brand new EP “All Shall Burn” on November 22nd, 2019.
 
You’ve been betrayed sometime in your life, right? Imagine yourself walking out of that despair with a smile, a bleeding heart that will slowly heal, knowing you now have a clearer path to reach your goals in life. “United we join the fight, against our enemies”.
 

Vikram to release debut album “Behind the Mask I” on October 25th 2019

Rockshots Records is proud to announce their latest signing of Brazil progressive/oriental metallers Vikram for the release of their debut album “Behind the Mask I” on October 25th, 2019.

With influences that range from progressive metal to folk and ethnic, their music can be described as “Oriental Progressive Metal”. The project is idealized by Tiago Della Vega, known for the Guinness Book title of world’s fastest guitarist and his appearances on some TV shows all over the world.

Myrath

Hi Elyes, congratulations on “Shehili”. It managed to equal or your past effort. How’s things in Myrath currently?
 

Carthagods - The Monster in Me

Carthagods hail from Tunisia and they debuted in 2015 with an album, which despite featuring a number of high profile guests, must have gone largely unheard. Four years later their sophomore effort, “The Monster in Me”, tries to introduce them to a larger crowd. In fact it goes as far as to rework two tracks from their debut that are here provided in more competent forms.
 

Orphaned Land announces April 2019 European Headlining Tour

In order to celebrate the success of their 8th studio album “Unsung Prophets & Dead Messiahs”, the biggest and most influential middle-eastern metal band, Orphaned Land, will be touring Europe again in April 2019!

Singer Kobi comments: “We're so thrilled and excited to go back on the road for the second leg of our latest album's tour. Prepare for one hell of a night!”...

Ignea releases animated video for new single “Queen Dies”

In advance of their heading out on the Female Metal Voices Tour, also featuring Butcher Babies, Kobra And The Lotus, Skarlett Riot, Asphodelia, and Martyrium across Europe, Ignea have dropped a killer new track, “Queen Dies”, and video to go with it.

The video was directed by Masha Goruliova in what marks the third time the Ukraine based oriental folk metal outfit will have co-operated with the talented director, having previously worked together on “Seytanu Akbar” and “How I Hate the Night”.