Dark Forest announces new album “Beyond the Veil” - due out on August 26th 2016

UK metallers Dark Forest have recently finished the recordings of their upcoming new longplayer “Beyond the Veil” at HellFire Studio and are currently in the process of mixing and mastering.

The release date is set for August 26th, 2016 via Cruz Del Sur Music.
Beside almost 70 minutes of astonishing heavy metal with folk and medieval elements, “Beyond the Veil” will feature an amazing artwork provided by Duncan Storr, the English Artist that has already worked for Skyclad and Rage.

Tracklist and first audio samples will be revealed soon.

Josh Winnard - Vocals

Berserker signs with Sliptrick Records

Berserker is a melodic metal band from Vilnius, founded on the 7th of March, 2009. The name of the band is binded with viking era; Berserk (berserker) – is known from historic tales as a fearless scandinavian warrior. Bands songs also reflect inner and outer battles. Inner fights are personal emotions, mixed feelings. Outer fights are social injustice, industrialization, destruction of the wild nature.

Berserker vision – music, which combines epic melodies, apocalyptic lyrics, strong and expressive vocals to bring every listener to his own unearthly, magical, fantastic reality

Great Master to release new album “Lion & Queen” on June 15th 2016

Underground Symphony proudly announces all the last details regarding the new Great Master's album “Lion & Queen”.

The album, mixed and mastered by Simone Mularoni at “Domination Studios” of San Marino, will be published in an exclusive elegant digipak package and in a Deluxe Boxset limited edition of 200 copies handly numbered, unmissable work for fans.

“Lion & Queen” will be available from June 15th, 2016, on www.usstore.it and with Audioglobe distribution.

Below are the cover designed by Jahn Vision Art and the tracklist of the album.

Whispered to release new album “Metsutan - Songs of the Void” on May 20th 2016

“Epic” is a descriptive term bandied about a lot these days, but nowhere can it be used more fittingly than in describing the upcoming release from Finland's Whispered! The masters of “Samurai Metal” are back with third album “Metsutan - Songs of the Void”, which is set for release on May 20th, 2016 through Redhouse FMP / Inverse Records.

“Metsutan - Songs of the Void” is a complex masterpiece, addictive from the get-go. The band seamlessly fuse traditional Japanese instruments and atmospheres with Scandinavian melodic death making for a captivating listening experience throughout the album's ten tracks.

Ravenia to release debut album “Beyond the Walls of Death” on April 29th 2016

Inner Wound Recordings are proud to announce the signing of the symphonic/film score metal band Ravenia to the label. Their debut album “Beyond the Walls of Death” will be released on April 29th, 2016 in Europe and North America.

The sound of Ravenia is characterized by the massive orchestrations and the beautiful and emotional vocals from Armi and can be described as a mix between composers like Two Steps From Hell and Hans Zimmer, and metal bands like Nightwish and Epica.

Borknagar announces European Tour 2016

Winter Thrice”, the 10th studio album by Norwegian epic black metal pioneers Borknagar, has been released worldwide by Century Media Records for a couple weeks now and not only keeps receiving acclaim from both media and from fans, but has also managed to enter the sales charts in various countries: Germany # 62, Switzerland # 90, Finland # 44 as well as in the USA # 17 in the Heatseeker Charts and # 15 in the Hard Rock Charts.