metal

Exhorder to release new studio album “Mourn the Southern Skies” on September 20th 2019

NOLA thrash metal legends Exhorder have announced plans to release their first album in 27 years, “Mourn the Southern Skies”, which will be released on September 20th, 2019, via Nuclear Blast Records.

The wait is finally over; today the band has also debuted the record’s lead track, “My Time”, alongside a music video that can be seen at the link below. Fans can pre-order the album now as well.

Watch the official video for “My Time” below.

Helloween to release new live album “United Alive” on October 4th 2019

It was The Sensation of the year 2016. During the Hellbook production to celebrate Helloween’s 30th anniversary, the contributors came to realize that the chemistry in the band had always been unique – and that what belongs together needs to be together again. However, the birth of “Pumpkins United” wasn’t just an original line-up reunion, but the real deal. The ultimate cast consisting of all seven metal heroes: Deris, Kiske, Weikath, Hansen, Grosskopf, Gerstner, and Löble.

Sonata Arctica to release new studio album “Talviyö” on September 6th 2019

On September 6th, 2019, Finnish melodic metal titans Sonata Arctica will release their tenth studio album, called “Talviyö” (which means “Winter Night”), which includes eleven new tracks.

“We were speaking about having an album cover made from a photo, and luckily managed to find the award winning photographer Onni Wiljami, who actually hails from a village not too far from our hometown. His pictures were just perfect for this album”, explains keyboardist Henrik “Henkka” Klingenberg.

Destruction release music video for new single “Betrayal”

Legendary German thrashers, Destruction, are set to unleash their 17th studio album, “Born to Perish” on August 9th, 2019 via Nuclear Blast Records.

Today, the band has released the second single entitled, “Betrayal”. Watch the official video below.

The video director is Achilleas Gatsopoulos for Hypnagogia Films. The video was filmed in June 2019 in Berlin, Germany and Basel, Switzerland.

Sacred Reich releases official video for new single “Manifest Reality”

Sacred Reich have dropped a brand new track, “Manifest Reality”, today along with accompanying music video directed by acclaimed director Mark Pellington (U2, Foo Fighters, Pearl Jam, Public Enemy).

“Manifest Reality” is the second single to drop from Sacred Reich’s upcoming album and first new music in 23 years, “Awakening”, which drops on August 23rd via Metal Blade Records. Watch the video for “Manifest Reality” below.

Volbeat share music video for new single “Cheapside Sloggers”

Multi-platinum Danish rock band Volbeat have just debuted the music video for their new song “Cheapside Sloggers”, featuring a guest guitar solo by Gary Holt of Exodus and Slayer.

The track comes from their forthcoming seventh album “Rewind, Replay, Rebound”, out on August 2nd, via Vertigo Records.

Eclipser to release debut album “Pathos” on September 6th 2019

Canadian blackened death newcomers Eclipser will release their full-length debut this September via Noise Salvation Records.
 
A name derived from the all-obscuring sound they produce, Ottawa, Ontario’s Eclipser spews forth a foreboding polarity of soaring melodies and nightmarish dissonance, coiled together to create a harrowing malaise of blackened death metal promised to starve the light of everything it touches.
 

Elvenking to release new studio album “Reader of the Ruins - Divination” on August 30th 2019

The wheel of fortune is turning again: The Italian Pagan Metal band Elvenking release their new single and video for “Silverseal”. This epic song with its catchy melody is from the forthcoming album “Reader of the Ruins - Divination”. The tenth masterpiece of Elvenking thrills with a fantastic concept around ancient powers and the secret of the runes.

Nightfell to release new studio album “A Sanity Deranged” on September 13th 2019

20 Buck Spin presents “A Sanity Deranged”, the monolithic third album from Portland, Oregon’s Nightfell. Offering the first new material since 2015’s highly regarded “Darkness Evermore” LP, “A Sanity Deranged” delivers the band's most crucial and damaging music to date. Alongside the cover art and track listing, the advance lead single “The Swallowing of Flies” has been posted for streaming.