melodic extreme metal

Primordial announces April 2020 European co-headlining tour with Moonsorrow

14 years after their first European “Heathen Crusade” and only 2 years after the second Crusade, Primordial and Moonsorrow will invade Europe again, bringing their double co-headliner brand to another 6 European countries during 9 days.

As very special guest they will bring the neo-folk one-man act Rome to round up the tour package.

European Tour Dates 2020:
18.04.2020 BE - Bomal, Durbuy Rock Festival
19.04.2020 FR - Paris, La Machine du Moulin Rouge

Diabulus Ιn Musica to release new studio album “Euphonic Entropy” on February 14th 2020

Symphonic metal quartet Diabulus Ιn Musica has just released the power ballad, “Otoi”, the first single fresh off their forthcoming studio album, “Euphonic Entropy”. The long-player is to be released via Napalm Records on February 14th, 2020, and takes the listener on a wild ride through time, emotions and genres. Beautiful classical elements paired with heartwarming symphonic metal melodies, as well as heavy guitar riffs and smashing drums, traverse all throughout their upcoming album.
 

Sylosis to release new studio album “Cycle of Suffering” on February 7th 2020

Josh Middleton has announced the long-anticipated return of Sylosis with the coming record, “Cycle of Suffering”, set for release on February 7th, 2020.

The announcement also delivers a first look at the band, since their 3-year hiatus, with the launch of the brand-new video, “I Sever”; available everywhere now. Watch the video for “I Sever” below.

Enslaved enter the studio to record new album - due out in May 2020

Norwegian metal avant-gardists Enslaved have some big news for their fans: the band have just entered the studio and are currently working on new material for their upcoming album. This new gem will be released once again via Nuclear Blast Records and has a tentative release date of May 2020.

Band founding member and guitarist Ivar Bjørnson stated about the recordings:

Enslaved re-sign with Nuclear Blast and release music video for “What Else is There?”

There is ample reason to celebrate: Enslaved have once again joined forces with Nuclear Blast, to spread the music of the Norwegian avant-garde metallers all around the globe. With that, band and label renew a collaboration that has been ongoing for around ten years and two years ago produced the universally lauded album “E”.

Band founding member and guitarist Ivar Bjornson stated about the re-signing:

Children Of Bodom release official animated video for “Hexed”

Finland’s melodic death superstars Children Of Bodom have released an official animated video for the title track of their latest album, “Hexed”. The RMIT University in Australia spent the last 15 weeks working on the video, with producers Aaron McLoughlin and Simon Norton spending around 3000 working hours with their team to create the video. Check it out below.