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Locean to release new studio album “Top Ten Zen Meditations” on December 11th 2020

Formed in 2012, Locean found its collective feet through a shared passion for genre apocalypse; live improvisation, raucous live shows and sonic exorcism.
 
Signed in 2019 to the Houston-based label Artificial Head Records (Baby Birds, Funeral Horse and Terminal Cheesecake) for the release of their exquisite debut album, “Chav Anglais”, the experimental Mancunians return this December with their most exploratory recordings yet; “Top Ten Zen Meditations”.
 

Avatarium to stream concert film “An Evening With Avatarium - Live in Stockholm” on August 28th 2020

Swedish doom metallers Avatarium have announced their concert movie “An Evening With Avatarium - Live in Stockholm”, which will be available on August 28th, 2020. Recorded at their live show in Stockholm this January, the show was filmed by five cameras at the legendary concert venue Nalen, and gives fans the chance to experience Avatarium’s live power despite the COVID-19 crisis.

Goldray to release new studio album “Feel the Change” on July 31st 2020

UK psycho rock-duo Goldray from Kenwyn House, guitarist of 90s rock giants Reef, who released their critically acclaimed debut album, “Rising” in 2017, are back with a double a-side single release and music video for the epic “How Do You Know” and the thunderous “Oz”. The video can be viewed below.

Avatarium - The Fire I Long For

Avatarium are a side project of Candlemass mastermind, Leif Edling, who pretty much took a life of their own after their debut was met with a fair bit of success. The albums that followed up still featured Edling, but his involvement was more limited, due to his battle with exhaustion, after years on the road that manifested psychosomatically. He didn’t tour with the band however; in fact he didn’t even tour with Candlemass during that time.

Avatarium launch lyric video video for “Lay Me Down”

Swedish doom metallers Avatarium release their highly-praised new dark gospel “The Fire I Long For” today via Nuclear Blast.

To mark the occasion, the band has unveiled an official lyric video for the song “Lay Me Down”, which features guest appearances by Leif Sundin (backing vocals) and Michael Blair (percussion).

Check out the lyric video for “Lay Me Down” below.

Avatarium launch visualizer video for new single “Voices”

Doom metal wizards Avatarium will finally release their new dark gospel titled “The Fire I Long For”, next week via Nuclear Blast.

After teasing fans with album trailers recently, the group is proud to present the second single “Voices” today. Watch the accompanying mystical visualizer video below.

Avatarium release a mesmerising acoustic version of new track “Lay Me Down”

Once again, doom metal wizards Avatarium are set to mesmerise fans with their new dark gospel titled “The Fire I Long For”, which will see the light of day on November 22nd through Nuclear Blast.

Today the band unveils another new track off their new record in the form of an acoustic performance video for “Lay Me Down”. Check it out below.

Queen Elephantine to release new studio album “Gorgon” on November 8th 2019

The avant-garde post-apocalyptic rock unit Queen Elephantine have revealed the first details about their forthcoming, sixth studio album, titled “Gorgon”. Set for a release on November 8th, 2019, via Argonauta Records, the album’s dissonant riffs will pull you down a river of unearthly atmospheres, guided by the incantations of sardonic fakirs, unravelling their final sermon before the cosmos combusts.

Avatarium to release new studio album “The Fire I Long For” on November 22nd 2019

On November 22nd, 2019, doom metal wizards Avatarium return to begin another chapter of their hauntingly beautiful otherworld. Only two years after taking fans by storm with their internationally praised “Hurricanes and Halos”, the Swedes are pleased to announce the completion of their fourth full-length release, “The Fire I Long For”. This new album sees the band return to their epic doom roots, while taking inspiration from rock legends like Rainbow and Dio.