modern prog metal

The King’s Head to release self-titled debut album on December 18th 2020

The King’s Head are a dark, melodic, progressive and fresh hybrid of everything they love to listen to. The music is as diverse as rock history itself from classic hard rock to grunge and sludge to the melodic side of metal, topped off with a progressive edge.

They have signed with Wormholedeath a deal for the worldwide release of their self-titled debut album “The King’s Head”.

“The King’s Head” album will be available in digital format,worldwide, on December 18th, 2020.

Simulacrum to release new studio album “Genesis” on February 12th 2021

Simulacrum is an exciting progressive metal band hailing from one of most fruitful countries for metal music in the world, Finland. The band will release their third album overall, “Genesis” on February 12th, 2021.

The album is a stunningly strong statement for the progressive metal world with hard hitting melodic progressive metal paying homage to the great prog bands of the 70s without forgetting to blend in the best elements of the genre’s current direction. 

Pangaea signs worldwide deal with Metal Blade Records

Metal Blade Records is proud to welcome Pangaea to its worldwide roster!

Hailing from Wisconsin, the five-piece progressive metal band has strived to guide heavy music in a new direction. Since the release of Pangaea’s first EP, “Unified” (2014), the band has aimed to push boundaries and further navigate musical possibilities rather than settling into one “sound”.

Cyrax to release new studio album “Experiences” on November 12th 2020

Italian experimental progressive metal combo Cyrax have signed with Wormholedeath a deal for the release of their new album “Experiences”. 

“Experiences” was mixed and mastered at Ivory Tears by Alessandro Del Vecchio (Jorn, Hardline, Edge Of Forever) and it will be out on November 12th, 2020, on all digital stores and streaming services worldwide.

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Bloodstock confirms ten more bands for 2021

While everyone is adjusting to uncertain times right now and finding the best way forward, Bloodstock is choosing to remain positive and keen to be reunited with the best metal community next summer. With that in mind, Bloodstock is pleased to reveal five more bands joining the Sophie Lancaster stage line-up next August, and another five bands re-confirmed from 2020 for 2021.

Intervals to release new studio album “Circadian” on November 13th 2020

Torchbearers of progressive, instrumental rock, Intervals, have announced the next chapter in their artistic journey today via the explosive new single “5-HTP”.

This latest offering finds Aaron Marshall - the creative force behind Intervals - exploring new sonic territory behind a massive wall of guitars, cannon-esque percussion, and a meticulous composition sure to excite the band’s longtime following while welcoming new fans into the fold.