progressive death metal

The Hallowed Catharsis to release new EP “Killowner” on June 2nd 2020

Canada’s The Hallowed Catharsis (THC) will release new EP “Killowner” on June 2nd, 2020, via Lacerated Enemy Records.

You can check out the official video for album track “Breeding Pits” below.

THC plays a unique style of unhinged progressive death metal. Tired of generic tech-death flooding the scene, THC works to be unpredictable, brutal, and technical, while staying catchy. This attitude carries through to the live show where you can expect to see unparalleled energy.

Protosequence to release new EP “A Blunt Description of Something Obscene” on May 19th 2020

Modern Death Metal quartet Protosequence will release “A Blunt Description of Something Obscene” on May 19th, 2020, via Lacerated Enemy Records.

A lyric video for EP track “Savagery in Fundamental Behaviours” is available below.

Protosequence is without a doubt one of the most amazing progressive tech death metal bands in the scene today!

The group released the following statement about its new label home and the forthcoming EP:

Isle Of The Cross to release debut album “Excelsis” on February 21st 2020

Progressive-death metal band Isle Of The Cross has inked a worldwide deal with Rockshots Records for the release of their debut album “Excelsis”.

Isle Of The Cross is a progressive metal band led by composer and multi-instrumentalist Je Schneider, infused with a blend of the avant-garde realms of extreme, symphonic, melodic and technical death metal.

Svengahli to release debut EP “Nightmares of Our Own Design” on March 6th 2020

Emerging progressive death metal project Svengahli is proud to announce the upcoming release of their debut effort, “Nightmares of Our Own Design”. The EP will see release on Friday, March 6th, 2020.

Born from the mind of Exist (Prosthetic Records) bassist Alex Weber, Svengahli aims to chart a unique course between all that progressive death metal and eccentric progressive metal has to offer and combine together.

Sutrah signs with The Artisan Era

The Artisan Era is proud to announce the signing of Montréal-based Progressive Death Metallers Sutrah. Active since 2011, Sutrah released “Effervescence ”in 2015, a two-song demo that made clear from their inception how serious the project is aimed at achieving something special.

Fractal Universe launches live video for “Fundamental Dividing Principle”

Earlier this year, Fractal Universe released their new full-length, “Rhizomes of Insanity”, via Metal Blade Records, and toured across Europe in support of it.

During their album release show at Le Gueulard+ in Nilvange, France, on April 19th, 2019, the band recorded their performance, where they played “Rhizomes of Insanity” in its entirety, along with some fan favorites.

Watch the first video from this set, “Fundamental Dividing Principle”, below.

Obscura sign to Nuclear Blast and announce February & March 2020 European Headlining Tour

Today, Nuclear Blast is pleased to announce the signing of Germany’s finest progressive death metal band, Obscura. Founded in 2002, the group have established their reputation by releasing 5 studio albums which have been highly acclaimed by fans and press alike, accompanied by playing support tours (w/ Sepultura, Children Of Bodom, Cannibal Corpse among others) as well as their own headline shows all around the globe.