modern death metal

Megadeth and Lamb Of God announces Summer & Fall 2020 North American co-headlining Tour

Two of the biggest bands in heavy metal – Megadeth and Lamb Of God – will be joining forces on a co-headline tour across North America this year, presented by SiriusXM.

And to add to the firepower of this already formidable tour, Trivium and In Flames are joining, making this THE must-see heavy music package of the year. Tickets will go on general sale Friday, February 14th, here.
 

Lamb Of God to release new self-titled studio album on May 8th 2020

Lamb Of God have revealed a brand new single and video for “Checkmate”, from the band’s first release in five years and the first to feature new drummer Art Cruz. The self-titled new album “Lamb of God” is due out on May 8th, 2020, via Nuclear Blast.

Watch the video for “Checkmate” below.

Aether Realm to release new studio album “Redneck Vikings from Hell” on May 1st 2020

Aether Realm takes the next step! After signing with Napalm Records in 2018, the four-piece from North Carolina is ready to unleash their newest multi-faceted full-length, “Redneck Vikings from Hell”, to be released on May 1st, 2020!

The new album will take you on a stupefying rollercoaster ride of death metal, thrash and even neo-classical shred. With their new album, the band improves upon their already distinctive sound that’s been astonishing fans since day one!
 

Sepultura announce two new UK shows for Summer 2020

Just over a week ago, Sepultura released their new killer concept album “Quadra”, via Nuclear Blast. An impressive thrash masterpiece divided into four parts, each of them reflecting a different side of the versatile band. In celebration, the Brazilian quartet are pleased to announce two UK shows set to take place straight after their already announced UK/Irish festival performances in June.

Kingsmen to release debut full-length album “Revenge. Forgiveness. Recovery” on April 10th 2020

The smallest state in the Union has produced a contender for one of metal’s fiercest bands! Rhode Island metal foursome Kingsmen are entering the ring with a brutal, debut full-length album, “Revenge. Forgiveness. Recovery” that’s out on April 10th, 2020, via SharpTone Records.

Thy Art Is Murder announce new drummer Jesse Beahler release drum playthrough for “Human Target”

Australia’s premier extreme metal export, Thy Art Is Murder  are proud to announce the addition of drummer Jesse Beahler.

In celebration, the band have released a drum playthrough for “Human Target”, which can be seen below.

Lutharö to release new EP “Wings of Agony” on March 27th 2020

Lutharö, from Hamilton, Canada announce they will be unleashing their sophomore EP “Wings of Agony” on March 27th, 2020, and this release promises to be more innovative and imaginative than the last one. Lutharö stepped out of their comfort zone for this recording and they anticipate a solid reception from current and new fans.

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Darkest Hour announces April 2020 North American Headlining Tour

Celebrating their 25th anniversary in 2020, Darkest Hour has announced a run of spring tour dates set to assault the North American West Coast.

The Darkest Hour West Coast Anniversary Tour 2020 will run from April 16th through 26th, with shows in Denver, Albuquerque, Scottsdale, San Diego, Anaheim, Los Angeles, Sacramento, Portland, Seattle, and Vancouver. Joining them for the trek will be their friends in Misery Signals, as well as Southern Lord labelmates Sect.
 

Myth Of I to release self-titled debut album on April 10th 2020

Formed in the fertile metal musician community found within the esteemed Berklee College of Music, Myth Of I arose from chance circumstances into a formidable act in progressive metal spheres. After recently signing with The Artisan Era, the Boston-based group is excited to announce the release of their self-titled debut album on Friday, April 10th, 2020.