alternative metal

Epica and Apocalyptica announce Fall & Winter 2020 European co-headlining Tour

This fall Dutch Symphonic titans Epica and Finnish Cello masters Apocalyptica will join forces for the “Epic Apocalypse Tour”.

The tour comes in support of Epica’s upcoming album, which will be released later this year. Support on all dates will be provided by Helsinki prog metallers Wheel.
 

Tool announces Spring & Summer 2020 North American Headlining Tour

Tool, who recently took home the GRAMMY Award® for Best Metal Performance for the song “7empest”, has added an extensive Spring/Summer tour for North America.

The tour news arrives as the Los Angeles-based band wraps up a sold out Australasian tour, with the final two shows of the trek, back-to-back sold out performances at Auckland’s Spark Arena, happening later this week.

PORN release music video for new single “Low Winter Hope, pt.2”

PORN premiered their new single/ video for “Low Winter Hope, pt.2” off of their anticipated album “No Monsters in God’s Eyes – Act III” today.

In this final act of the “Mr Strangler Trilogy” and “No Monsters in God’s Eyes – Act III” album series, the convicted serial killer Mr Strangler is facing his death, imprisoned and waiting for his execution while also being studied by psychiatrists.

Ocean Grove reveal music video for new single “NEO”

Though news of their forthcoming album “Flip Phone Fantasy” is out in the ether, Ocean Grove have been tight lipped about its release date.

Today the band are drip feeding more visuals from the release however, with the reveal of new single and video “NEO” and the album cover.

Watch the video for “NEO” below. Stream & download the new single here.

Her Chariot Awaits to release self-titled debut on April 10th 2020

Her Chariot Awaits is a newly formed hard rock/metal group featuring the highly regarded Spanish vocalist Ailyn (ex-Sirenia) and the awesome American guitarist and producer Mike Orlando (Adrenaline Mob). 

The band’s self-titled debut will be released on April 10th, 2020, via Frontiers Music Srl. Today, the band has released their first single and music video, “Dead & Gone”. Watch it below.

Naat to release new studio album “Fallen Oracles” on March 6th 2020

Born in 2014 by the founding members of bands such as Antea, Lilium and Stone Smokers, Italian instrumental post-metal and sludge heavyweights, Naat, have revealed the details about their sophomore album.

Following the band’s self-titled debut, released in 2016 with Argonauta Records, “Fallen Oracles” is a pure blend of power, atmosphere and blistering riffage, seeing the light of day on March 6th, 2020.

Kill The Lights sign to Fearless Records and release music video for new single “Shed My Skin”

Fearless Records is pleased to announce the signing of Kill The Lights. The band features former members of Bullet For My Valentine, Still Remains, and Throw the Fight.

Kill The Lights have just shared the video for a brand new song, titled “Shed My Skin”. Watch he video below and check out the track via your preferred platform here and look out — because it rips.