death metal

Lamb Of God announces November and December 2021 European & UK Headlining Tour

Grammy Award-winning, uncompromising Virginia natives Lamb Of God are pleased to announce they’ve rescheduled their European tour dates, which had been postponed/cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Originally intended for April 2020, the dates will now be in November & December 2021. Reconfirmed to join them as special guests are labelmates, German thrash classics Kreator, with Texan thrash squad Power Trip opening proceedings each night.

Inferi to release new EP “Of Sunless Realms” on October 9th 2020

Seasoned technical melodic death metal favorites Inferi are proud to announce their upcoming EP, “Of Sunless Realms”. The 5-song effort will be released on October 9th, 2020, via The Artisan Era.

It is the follow up to the group's 2019 re-worked prior album, “The End of an Era | Rebirth”, and the next step in the group's continual evolution following their beloved 2018 full-length, “Revenant”. 

Sepultura welcomes Rudy Sarzo, Tanya O’Callaghan and Roman Ibramkhalilov to this week’s SepulQuarta session

On this week’s SepulQuarta session, Sepultura welcomes Rudy Sarzo (ex-Ozzy Osbourne) and Tanya O’Callaghan for a live Q&A session and a performance of “Meaningless Movements” with Roman Ibramkhalilov (Jinjer).

Countless Skies to release new studio album “Glow” on November 6th 2020

UK-based melodic death metal band Countless Skies have joined forces with Willowtip Records for the release of their newest album, “Glow”.

The follow-up to 2016’s full-length debut “New Dawn”, “Glow” takes the band’s progressive brand of melodeth to new heights with richly-layered instrumentation, superb musicianship and raw emotion. Thematically, “Glow” is based on the album’s epic title track, a 20-minute opus split into three parts.

Benediction to release new studio album “Scriptures” on October 16th 2020

Benediction are without a doubt one of the few remaining originals in the death metal scene and have achieved legendary status through their output over the years. Still, today, they love what they do and always do their job without compromise - both on record and on stage.

After more than 30 years in the business and 12 years since their last album “Killing Music”, Benediction are now back with one of their best releases yet as they retain their seat in the pantheon of death metal.

The Troops Of Doom to release debut EP “The Rise of Heresy” on October 9th 2020

Brazilian death metal unit The Troops Of Doom will release their debut EP, “The Rise of Heresy”, on October 9th, 2020, via Nuclear Blast’s digital subsidiary, Blood Blast Distribution.
 
The Troops Of Doom is led by guitarist Jairo “Tormentor” Guedz from the band The Mist and former member of Sepultura’s original lineup playing author and co-author of the classic albums “Bestial Devastation” and “Morbid Visions” and having also collaborated on some of “Schizophrenia”’s compositions.

Black Crown Initiate invite fans to exclusive album listening party and Q&A on August 6th 2020

Black Crown Initiate, in partnership with WSOU, are offering 100 fans an early listen to their forthcoming album, “Violent Portraits of Doomed Escape” (Aug. 7, Century Media), on Thursday, Aug. 6 at 12 pm pacific/3 pm eastern. The listening session will be followed by a live Q&A with members of the band.

Fans can RSVP here.