power thrash metal

Emissary reform after 25 years and working on new album

Southern Oregon melodic thrashers Emissary have reformed after a 25-year hiatus to record a new album for Germany’s Underground Power Records, to be released on CD and vinyl later this year.  

An official lyric video has been uploaded to YouTube for the demo version of the song “The Silent Treatment”. Check it out below.

Artillery to release new studio album “X” on May 7th 2021

On May 7th, 2021, Artillery will release their tenth full-length, “X”, via Metal Blade Records.

Listen to the new single, “In Thrash We Trust”, below.

“X” can be pre-ordered, here, in the following formats:

• ltd. digipak-CD (incl. 2 bonus tracks)
• 180g black vinyl (EU exclusive)
• blood red / blue marbled vinyl (EU exclusive - limited to 300 copies)

Artillery to release “The Last Journey” single as tribute to Morten Stützer on October 16th 2020

On October 16th, 2020, Artillery will release the new song “The Last Journey” - featuring former singers Flemming Rønsdorf and Søren Adamsen - digitally and on vinyl via Metal Blade Records. The B-side features “Trapped Under Ice”, a cover by Metallica.

“The Last Journey” is dedicated to the memory of former Artillery guitarist Morten Stützer, who passed away in October 2019.

Temtris sign with Wormholedeath Records

Sydney based metal phenomenon Temtris has signed a record contract for their 6th studio album, which will be released in April 2021 with Wormholedeath Records from Italy.

The album will be distributed through the label’s worldwide connection with Aural Music Group (AMG) and U.S.A. company, The Orchard Music Inc (Sony Music Ent.). The April release will also include an exclusive Japanese pressing!

Comments the band:

Acid Reign announces Spring, Summer & Fall 2020 UK Tour Dates

Acid Reign have announced a load of dates throughout 2020 under the Tour Of Entitlement banner.
 
Frontman H speaks:
“At last we are bringing the new album to more of you live. We still have a couple of gaps left so tell your local promoters! We cannot wait to get out there and see you all again it has taken a little while but the boys at FATangel have done us proud. Make sure you bring your hand sanitiser!”...

The band also stated:

Metal Church to release special edition compilation album “From the Vault” on April 10th 2020

West coast metal veterans Metal Church will release “From the Vault”, on April 10th, 2020, via Rat Pak Records .

This latest release is a special edition compilation album that features 14 previously unreleased tracks from the Mike Howe era, which include four newly recorded studio tracks including a redux of the band’s fan favorite classic “Conductor”.

Let Us Prey release lyric video for new single “Above The Vaulted Sky”

The Boston-based dark melodic power thrash group Let Us Prey have signed with M-Theory Audio, which will release the group’s full-length debut, “Virtues of the Vicious”, this summer.

A lyric video for the album’s opening track, “Above The Vaulted Sky”, can be viewed below.

The song can also now be streamed or downloaded on Bandcamp.