melodic prog metal

Dimmu Borgir and Amorphis announce Winter 2020 European co-headlining tour

The year 2020 is set to start with a roll of thunder! Today, Norwegian black metal force Dimmu Borgir and Finnish melodic prog metallers Amorphis announce a co-headline tour that no metal fan should miss. On January 22nd, this killer line-up will hit London’s Kentish Town Forum, as part of a wider European run. Throughout January and February 2020, the unholy Scandinavian alliance will haunt 10 European cities and also bring American post black metallers Wolves In The Throne Room along as support.

Ark Ascent to release debut album “Downfall” on September 27th 2019

UK progressive metal band, Ark Ascent, featuring former Shadowkeeper vocalist Rogue Marechal, current DGM bassist Andrea Arcangeli and Sirenia drummer Michael Brush, have announced the release of their debut album “Downfall” on September 27th, 2019, via Ascent Records.

With their first release, Ark Ascent take you on a journey, following the fate of humankind at the onset of a major disaster that will eventually lead to its destruction.

Somehow Jo to release new studio album “Tusk” on November 22nd 2019

Finnish prog-alt metal weirdness Somehow Jo has released a new single from their upcoming album and it sounds truly remarkable! The just released single carries the name “Mad Town” and it combines progressive and alternative influences of metal music. With this news single the band has come up with an innovative version of making modern metal music.

The upcoming “Tusk” album is the second release of these Finnish talents and it is released on November 22nd, 2019, via Inverse Records.
 

S91 presents new lyric video for “Godfrey of Bouillon”

Christian power/prog metal band S91 presents the new video for “Godfrey of Bouillon”, featuring singer Egidio Casati from Boarders.

The song is taken from the latest album “Along the Sacred Path”, released by Rockshots Records in Spring 2019.

Check out the new lyric video for “Godfrey of Bouillon” below.

Voyager announces September 2019 UK Tour

If there is one word to describe Voyager’s most current form, it is colourful. Voyager have truly come into their own in recent years, crafting a path of success both on and off stage. Most recent performances include an almost sold out headline tour across Australia, opening main stage Download Festival Australia, and a national Australian tour with Twelve Foot Ninja.

Voyager have now announced a short trip to the Northern Hemisphere in September 2019 to get heads turning in preparation for their forthcoming album. 

Thom Pankhurst releases play-through video for new single “Grow”

British guitar composer Thom Pankhurst today releases new single and play-through video for “Grow”, a highly melodic and dynamic piece that serves as a fantastic introduction to one of the hottest up-and-coming guitarists today.

Watch the video for “Grow” below. Get the new single here.

Sifting to release new studio album “The Infinite Loop” on September 27th 2019

Progressive metal prodigies Sifting will release their upcoming third full-length album entitled “The Infinite Loop” on September 27th, 2019, via Eclipse Records.

The album was produced by Steve Evetts (The Dillinger Escape Plan, Suicide Silence, Poison the Well), mixed & mastered by Jamie King (Between The Buried And Me, The Contortionist), and the album’s artwork was designed by Jimmy León.