brutal extreme metal

Obscura postpone 2021 European Tour to Fall 2022

Virtuosic extreme metallers Obscura have their sixth album “A Valediction” on the way, set to be released on November 19th, 2021, through Nuclear Blast Records and the German combo around mastermind and founder Steffen Kummerer is more eager than ever to finally hit the stages again.

But unfortunately, these times are still challenging, and the tour had to be postponed to 2022.

Cannibal Corpse announces February & March 2022 US Headlining Tour

Long-running death metal icons Cannibal Corpse will return to stages this Winter & Spring on a US headlining tour with support from labelmates Whitechapel and Revocation! A celebration of the 40th Anniversary of Metal Blade Records, the trek begins February 19th in Atlanta, Georgia and makes its way through over two dozen cities, closing on March 26th in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Additional support will be provided by Shadow Of Intent.

Nile signs with Napalm Records and announces 2022 US Headlining Tour

Originally hailing from Greenville, South Carolina, international death metal legends Nile have become one of the most revered names in the worldwide heavy metal scene today, combining extreme traditional and technical death metal styles with their trademarked blend of Ancient Egyptian and Near Eastern soundscapes and historical mysticism. Now, Nile takes the next step in their acclaimed journey by signing a worldwide contract with premier rock and metal label Napalm Records.
 

Unleashed to release new studio album “No Sign of Life” on November 12th 2021

Three years after the release of “The Hunt for White Christ” (2018), iconic Swedish death metal legends Unleashed return with their new studio album, “No Sign of Life”, out on November 12th, 2021, via Napalm Records – once again setting the ultimate standard of death metal!
 

Pathology to release new studio album “The Everlasting Plague” on November 19th 2021

Gore fueled death metallers Pathology return with their 11th studio album “The Everlasting Plague”, which will be released on November 19th, 2021, via Nuclear Blast. Recently signed to Nuclear Blast Records, the band is charged with a violent hunger to return to the road, and unleash their latest monstrous music to the masses.

Today, they release a music video for the first single “Engaging in Homicide”. Watch the video directed by Jeff Forrest below.

Aeon to release new studio album “God Ends Here” on October 15th 2021

On October 15th, 2021, Aeon will release their new album, “God Ends Here”, via Metal Blade Records.

For a first preview of the record, a lyric video for the new single, “Church of Horror”, can be viewed below.

Pre-order “God Ends Here”, here, in the following formats:

• jewelcase-CD
• 180g black vinyl (EU exclusive)
• gold vinyl (EU exclusive - limited to 300 copies)

Rivers Of Nihil to release new studio album “The Work” on September 24th 2021

On September 24th, 2021, Rivers Of Nihil will release their fourth full-length, “The Work”, via Metal Blade Records.

For a first preview of the album, a video for the new single “Clean” (directed by Mike Truehart) can be viewed below.

Pre-order “The Work”, here, in the following formats:

• digipak-CD

Carnifex to release new studio album “Graveside Confessions” on September 3rd 2021

The undisputed masters of blackened deathcore, Carnifex, have returned to ignite sonic memories of albums past with the scorch of old-school sound. On September 3rd, 2021, the band will release their eighth studio album, “Graveside Confessions”, via Nuclear Blast Records.

Today, the band releases the music video for the track “Graveside Confessions”. Check out the video, directed by Jim Louvau and Tony Aguilera, below.