metal

Dark Passage to release debut album “The Legacy of Blood” on April 3rd 2020

Italy’s heavy metal band Dark Passage has unleashed the official audio track “When I Killed the King”, first single off the upcoming debut album “The Legacy of Blood” coming out on April 3rd, 2020, via Rockshots Records.

The band comments on the track: “The commander kills the old king and prepares for a period of peace after he is taking over the crown”.

Crimson Shadows to release new digital EP “The Resurrection” on March 13th 2020

Canadian melodic power/death metal quintet Crimson Shadows have returned with their powerful new digital EP, “The Resurrection”, set for release on March 13th, 2020, via Napalm Records.

The EP features a reimagining of the band’s 2007 track, “Betrayed by thy King”, as well as blistering covers of Stratovarius’ “Against the Wind” and Dragonforce’s “Blackfire”.
 

Space Of Variations announce May 2020 European Tour

Having just signed to Napalm Records and simultaneously released their brand new EP, “XXXXX”, Ukrainian breakthrough modern metallers Space Of Variations will soon embark on their first European tour in support of mentioned EP.

European Tour Dates 2020:
08.05.20 DE – Hannover / Subkultur
09.05.20 NL – Amsterdam / Q-Factory (Basement Hall)
10.05.20 DE – Hamburg / Indra
13.05.20 CZ – Brno / Melodka
14.05.20 DE – Berlin / Sage Club

Wolfheart to release new studio album “Wolves of Karelia” on April 10th 2020

Finnish heavy melodic death metal unit Wolfheart are back with their most commanding offering yet. The four-piece Nordic machine returns with their highly-anticipated new full-length masterpiece, “Wolves of Karelia”, set for release on April 10th, 2020, via Napalm Records.
 

Metal Church to release special edition compilation album “From the Vault” on April 10th 2020

West coast metal veterans Metal Church will release “From the Vault”, on April 10th, 2020, via Rat Pak Records .

This latest release is a special edition compilation album that features 14 previously unreleased tracks from the Mike Howe era, which include four newly recorded studio tracks including a redux of the band’s fan favorite classic “Conductor”.

Cirith Ungol to release new studio album “Forever Black” on April 24th 2020

On April 24th, 2020, Cirith Ungol will release their new album, “Forever Black” - their first collection of all-new material in 29 years!

Check out the lyric video for the first single, “Legions Arise”, below.

Pre-order the album, here, in the following formats:
• jewelcase-CD
• digipak-CD (EU exclusive)

Fires In The Distance to release debut album “Echoes of Deep November” on May 22nd 2020

Connecticut-based melodic death/doom outfit Fires In The Distance are proud to announce the release of their debut album, “Echoes of Deep November”. The album will see release on Friday, May 22nd, 2020.

The melancholic cover art for “Echoes of Deep November” was created by Caelan Stokkermans, who is known for his work with Soreption, Cattle Decapitation, Misery Index, Lorna Shore, and many more.