modern prog metal

Gojira to release new studio album “Fortitude” on April 30th 2021

2x Grammy® nominated band Gojira have announced details of their long-awaited new album, “Fortitude”, which will be released April 30th, 2021, via Roadrunner Records (album artwork / tracklist below).

Today, the band has shared the forthcoming album’s first single, “Born For One Thing”, which is available on all streaming platforms and accompanied by a Charles De Meyer directed official music video shot in France and Belgium. Watch the video below.

Oceans to release new digital EP “We Are Nøt Okay” on April 30th 2021

German metallers Oceans light a beacon of hope and solidarity with the broken and misunderstood. Today, the band from Berlin/Vienna announces their new digital-only EP “We Are Nøt Okay” to be released on April 30th, 2021.

Cooperating with The Ocean In Your Mind, A German NPO, Oceans add a very serious tone to their newest output by turning “music for the depressed” into active help and encouraging fans to join the cause.

Dvne to release new studio album “Etemen Ænka” on March 19th 2021

On March 19th, 2021, Dvne will release their sophomore album, “Etemen Ænka”, via Metal Blade Records.

Watch the video for the new single “Sì-XIV” below.

Pre-order “Etemen Ænka”, here, in the following formats:

• digisleeve-CD
• 180g black vinyl (EU exclusive)
• raisin rouge marbled vinyl (EU exclusive - limited to 400 copies)

Erra to release new self-titled studio album on March 19th 2021

Determination and steadfast dedication have defined ERRA’s path, forging a unique connection with an ever-growing audience, without the advantages of traditional recognition. Monumental riffs and enchanting melodies litter the cerebral, immersive soundscapes powering each of the progressive metal merchant’s albums, culminating in a career-defining fifth, boldly titled “ERRA”. The highly anticipated album sees its release on March 19th, 2021, via UNFD, their first for the label - pre-order and save here.
 

Interloper signs to Nuclear Blast and drop new EP “A Revenant Legacy”

Nuclear Blast are proud to announce the signing of progressive heavy metal band ​Interloper.

Today, the band presents their first collective effort; ​“A Revenant Legacy” EP. In celebration of the announcement, Interloper have released a visualizer for single “Silence”.

Watch the “Silence” visualizer below. Stream & download “A Revenant Legacy” EP here.

White Void to release debut album “Anti” on March 12th 2021

Eclectic Norwegian hard rock band White Void are proud to release their first single, “Do. Not. Sleep.”, from upcoming debut album “Anti”, out on March 12th, 2021, via Nuclear Blast.

Watch the music video for “Do. Not. Sleep.” below.

Band leader and songwriter Lars Nedland (Borknagar, Solefald) comments:

UK Tech-Fest to take place in early July 2021

UK Tech-Fest has announced its return to the Newark showground on July 1st-5th, 2021, carrying over much of the 2020 line-up, with some exciting new additions.

Progressive metal giants The Ocean Collective will headline the Saturday and US metalcore-djent quintet Reflections make their UK debut to headline the Friday (UK Exclusive), as per 2020’s line up. Sunday will now be headlined by Texas metal powerhouse Upon A Burning Body.