extreme metal

Carnifex to release new studio album “Graveside Confessions” on September 3rd 2021

The undisputed masters of blackened deathcore, Carnifex, have returned to ignite sonic memories of albums past with the scorch of old-school sound. On September 3rd, 2021, the band will release their eighth studio album, “Graveside Confessions”, via Nuclear Blast Records.

Today, the band releases the music video for the track “Graveside Confessions”. Check out the video, directed by Jim Louvau and Tony Aguilera, below.

Criminal to release new studio album “Sacrificio” on September 17th 2021

On September 17th, 2021, Criminal will release their new album, “Sacrificio”, via Metal Blade Records. 

For a first preview of “Sacrificio”, a video for the new single, “Zona De Sacrificio” (directed by Carlos Toro of Abysmo Films, who has previously worked with Kreator, Arch Enemy, Rob Halford, etc.), can be viewed below.

Pre-ordered “Sacrificio”, here, in the following formats:
• jewelcase-CD

Bloodstock Festival 2021 weekend tickets sell out - more details revealed

Bloodstock is excited to announce that weekend tickets to this Summer’s festival are now SOLD OUT! A limited number of one day tickets are still available for Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with the latter day’s availability now very limited, so move fast if you wanna see Judas Priest! Anyone missing the boat or wanting to sell their ticket due to changing circumstances, can check here for official re-sales.

Xenosis to release new studio album “Paralleled Existence” on October 1st 2021

Seasoned progressive/technical death metallers Xenosis are excited to announce their upcoming fourth full-length, “Paralleled Existence”. Set for release on Friday, October 1st, 2021. It is the follow-up to their prior 2018 third album, “Devour and Birth”.

Cover art for “Paralleled Existence” was crafted by Caelan Stokkerman (Soreption, Lorna Shore, Fires In The Distance, etc.), and mixing and mastering was handled by Nick Bellmore at Dexters Lab Studio, in Milford, CT.

Shotgun Facelift to release new studio album “Dakota Blood Stampede” on December 17th 2021

Eclipse Records is extremely excited to announce the signing of Shotgun Facelift to an exclusive worldwide deal! The band is from Grand Forks, ND (USA) and they were formed in 2012. The band just wrapped up production on their new full-length album “Dakota Blood Stampede”, which is set for a worldwide release on December 17th, 2021.
 

Decapitated announces Winter 2022 European & UK Headlining Tour

Having recently released their critically acclaimed early demos collection “The First Damned”, Decapitated are proud to announce that 2022 will mark their return to Europe-wide touring.

The 33-date trek, launched in celebration of their 25th anniversary, will see the masterly death metallers hit stages across 11 different countries. Special guests on the run will be Black Tongue, Heart Of A Coward and Inferi.

Cyrox signs licensing deal with Wormholedeath for the release of new album “Beyond Control”

Austrian Death/Thrash metal act Cyrox have signed a licensing deal with Wormholedeath for the release of their album “Beyond Control”. More info coming soon!

The music of Cyrox can roughly be described as a mixture between Death and Thrash Metal, whereby they try to fit into no genre specifically. The influences range from Rock to Black Metal.

Band statement:

October Tide announces May 2022 European Headlining Tour

Sweden’s melodic death/doom metallers October Tide will hit the road in May 2022 for a headlining European tour.

The tour, postponed from May 2021 due to the covid pandemic, will see extreme metal band Noctem as special guests. The shows in Prague, Hamburg, Mainz and Pratteln could not be rescheduled, because of time frame limitations.

European Tour Dates 2022:
7 May 2022 - INCINERATION FEST, LONDON, UK
8 May 2022 - BAROEG, ROTTERDAM, NL

Blood Red Throne to release new studio album “Imperial Congregation” on October 8th 2021

Norwegian death metal veterans Blood Red Throne will release their 10th album, “Imperial Congregation”, on October 8th, 2021, via Nuclear Blast. Today, the band have released a lyric video for vicious new single “Itika”.

Founding guitarist Daniel Olaisen says of the track: