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Major Parkinson to release new single “Jonah” on January 3rd 2020

It’s been a long time coming, but Bergen based 7 piece experimental pop rock outfit Major Parkinson have just revealed that they will launch a brand new track to bring in the new year. Major Parkinson will release the new single “Jonah” on January 3rd, 2020, ahead of their headline show at the Vulkan Arena in Oslo on January 11th 2020.

External releases official video for new single “Distant”

The Finnish progressive metal collective External have released a new song, “Distant”. It’s the follow-up to their previous single “Anhedonia”, released in June. The cover art was done by Lumi Hartikainen.

In the mixing process, once again, External worked with Asger Mygind from the Danish band VOLA. The song is accompanied by an animated music video by Tuomas Kortelainen.

Bohren & Der Club Of Gore release music video for new single “Tief Gesunken”

Bohren & der Club Of Gore, who recently announced the January 24th release of their eighth original album, “Patchouli Blue” (Ipecac Recordings), have debuted a second song from the forthcoming collection, sharing a video for “Tief Gesunken”.

Watch the video for “Tief Gesunken” below.

Chiasmata release music video for new single “Absolution”

Progressive metal quartet Chiasmata have released the video for their new single “Absolution”, the second taste of their forthcoming release. 

The deliberate nature of the tonal dissonance within “Absolution” provides an ample canvas for the video, which portrays an internal struggle and personifies the same battles which are explored in the track.

Leprous - Pitfalls

Leprous have become for a lot of fans a focal point in the prog genre, in some cases eliciting fanatical responses, both positive and as of late even negative. Not being a fanatical fan of a lot of popular bands and able to appreciate or sour up at will, about different releases has been quite liberating, as a musical work can either fit one’s criteria or even help expand their tastes, but becoming a fanatic usually takes away perspective and I feel that’s happened a lot to the Leprous fandom.
 

Bohren & Der Club Of Gore to release new studio album “Patchouli Blue” on January 10th 2020

Bohren & Der Club Of Gore, the German outfit whose music Pitchfork described as a combination of “lounge jazz, dark ambience, the languorous adagios of classical-music requiem, and the saturated romance of Italian film soundtracks”, has set to release “Patchouli Blue” on January 10th, 2020, via Ipecac Recordings.

Constellatia premiere lyric video for first single “All Nights Belong to You”

Hailing from Cape Town, South Africa, Constellatia; the collaborative vision of Gideon Lamprecht and Keenan Oakes, founders of well-known acts Crow Black Sky and Wildernessking, are set to release their very own debut record “The Language of Limbs” on November 15th, 2019, via Isolation Records!