heavy metal

Guardian Of Lightning signs worldwide deal with Eclipse Records

Eclipse Records is thrilled to announce the signing of thunder-metal pioneers Guardian Of Lightning to an exclusive, worldwide deal.

The band’s unique sound known as “thunder metal” is a fresh take on the metal genre, replacing the typical lead guitar role with that of an ultra-heavy thundering electric bass.

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.

Dark Passage signs with Rockshots Records and announces debut album “The Legacy of Blood”

Italy’s heavy metal band Dark Passage has inked a worldwide record deal with Rockshots Records for the release of the debut album “The Legacy of Blood”. Formed back in 2012, band’s intention is to merge the lyrical, melodic and epic concept of classic heavy metal with a rhythmic style closer to the teutonic and the more melodic thrash metal.

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Testament announces Spring 2020 North American Headlining Tour

North America, get ready to Thrash! Testament is coming to a city near you on the “Titans of Creation Tour” along with The Black Dahlia Murder, Municipal Waste, and Meshiaak! The 30-date trek will kick-off in Phoenix on April 20 and will make stops in Austin, Mexico and Toronto before concluding in Anaheim on May 28. 

Nite to release debut album “Darkness Silence Mirror Flame” on March 20th 2020

Creator-Destructor Records welcomes San Francisco-based Nite - with current and former members of Satan’s Wrath, Dawnbringer, High Spirits, and more - for the March release of the band’s debut album, “Darkness Silence Mirror Flame”. The label this week unveils the album’s cover art, track listing, and more, and an official video for the album’s “The Way” is also playing.
 

Candlemass to release new EP “The Pendulum” on March 27th 2020

Grammy-nominated classic doom icons Candlemass don’t even need to drop a full-length for every release to prove they belong at the top of an entire genre and beyond. Fully comprised of never-before-heard, unused tracks cut from the “The Door to Doom” recording sessions, the band has just announced the release of a masterful new EP, “The Pendulum”, due out on March 27th, 2020, via Napalm Records!

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.

Testament to release new studio album “Titans of Creation” on April 3rd 2020

The time has arrived for legendary Bay Area thrash metal giants Testament to unleash new thunder to the masses and reveal their thirteenth studio album, “Titans of Creation”, which will be released on April 3rd, 2020, via Nuclear Blast.

Today, the band have released the debut single from the record alongside a lyric video. Check out “Night of the Witch” below.

Victorius - Space Ninjas from Hell

If I were to be honest, Napalm, with a very few exceptions, is the home to some of the worse bands on the planet, many of them being blatant copycats of other, more famous bands, others just wearing fancy costumes and producing rather laughable music and some of them just bands that used to be in other companies but for a variety of reasons were let go.