melodic metalcore

Slipknot announces Knotfest Los Angeles on November 5th 2021

In a show of force for the band and the loud music genre overall, Knotfest, the music and counterculture experience created by the multi-platinum sonic phenomenon Slipknot, has today announced the band’s biggest Los Angeles headline performance yet, Knotfest Los Angeles, at Banc of California Stadium on Friday November 5th, 2021.

The Raven Age to release new album “Exile” on September 17th 2021

English melodic metal band The Raven Age announce “Exile”, out September 17th, 2021, via Explore1 Music Group/EX1 Records. The new album is a beautifully curated selection of songs featuring 11 tracks including 2 new original songs, plus fan favorites from their 2019 release “Conspiracy”, as well as hand-picked live tracks from tours in front of massive audiences in Chile, Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States.

Crystal Lake announces February & March 2022 European and UK Headlining Tour

Japanese firebrand Crystal Lake has announced details of a lengthy UK and EU tour to take place in early 2022.

The news follows the release of the band’s thunderous new single “Curse”, which is available to watch below. Support throughout the run comes from SharpTone Records labelmates Currents and Kingdom Of Giants.

EU & UK Tour Dates 2022:
11.02.22 Germany Münster @ Sputnikhalle
12.02.22 Denmark Copenhagen @ Vega

Twelve Foot Ninja to release new studio album “Vengeance” on October 15th 2021

Twelve Foot Ninja have announced an immersive multimedia project incorporating the band’s forthcoming album, “Vengeance” (October 15th, 2021, via Volkanik Music) with a high fantasy novel (“The Wyvern and The Wolf” by Nicholas Snelling), and a graphic novel (“Vengeance” available now here). The news arrives with a video for the recently released single, “Start the Fire”. Watch the video below.

Dying Wish to release debut album “Fragments of a Bitter Memory” on October 1st 2021

Dying Wish is the Portland-based blistering hardcore five-piece whose passionate music fuses New Wave of American Heavy Metal and chaos-driven punk noises. Late last year, they signed to SharpTone Records and today, have announced the release of their forthcoming record, “Fragments of a Bitter Memory”, which will be released on October 1st, 2021, via their new label home.
 

Devil Sold His Soul announces April 2021 UK Headlining Tour

Having released their heart-stirring new album Loss earlier this year, Devil Sold His Soul are delighted to announce a string of UK tour dates for April 2022 - their first UK headline tour in five years! This trek will see the six-piece grace our currently neglected stages in Nottingham, Bristol, Glasgow, Manchester and London. Tour supports will be announced in due course.

Tickets will go on sale this Friday @ 10am BST here.

Ignea signs worldwide deal with Napalm Records

Napalm Records is pleased to welcome outstanding Ukrainian melodic modern metal five-piece Ignea to its growing roster. The outfit has just inked a worldwide record deal with the premier rock and metal label and mixes heavy riffs and storytelling with symphonic, electronic and folk elements, creating a powerful soundtrack-like experience. Staying true to the melodic essence of their music, Ignea also includes touches of brutality by occasionally incorporating extreme vocals, breakdowns and blast beats.