Austin Taft, Solo Prog Metal Artist, Debuts Video On

Colorado Springs resident Austin Taft releases his fourth album, Skeletons. He returns to rock/metal roots after the acoustic The Human Condition, but after a listen, you may realize that ‘rock/metal’ is just the start.

Self-styled as ‘prog-metal-that-sometimes-isn’t’, Skeletons incorporates a bewildering array of sub-genres within the 71-minute… Read More/Discuss on Metal

Ghastly Premiere New Single “Perdition” From New Album “Mercurial Passages”

Ghastly premiere a new single entitled “Perdition”, taken from their new album "Mercurial Passages". The record is out in stores now via 20 Buck Spin and was recorded and mixed at Parasite Dune Studios by Ghastly multi-instrumentalist Ian J. D’Waters, mastered at Redmount Studios by Magnus Lindberg (Cult of Luna).

Check out now "Perdition" b… Read More/Discuss on Metal

Dress The Dead Releases Two New Songs “Promises & Kisses” And “There Goes The Sun”

Dress The Dead, the band featuring former Forbidden guitarist Craig Locicero, has posted two new songs online named "There Goes The Sun" and "Promises & Kisses." You can check them both out below. The tracks follow on from the previous single, "Knives Out," which is available now through Blood Blast Distribution.

Dress The Dead was originally fo… Read More/Discuss on Metal

Vexed Vocalist Megan Targett Discusses Debut Album “Culling Culture,” Mental Health, Grime And More

After fifty one years of heavy metal music, it's easy to think that we've heard it all by now. There's so many sub-genres and crossover styles that we often wonder if metal can keep expanding. But sometimes it doesn't need a total reinvention, or to be thrown in a pot with twelve other genres, it just needs a passionate collective of talented music… Read More/Discuss on Metal

Thyrfing Unveils New Album “Vanagandr” Release; Posts New Single “Jordafärd” Online

"Jordafärd" (which translate as "Burial") is the second single to be released from Viking/Pagan metal act Thyrfing’s new album – their first in eight years. A brooding epic, "Jordafärd" demonstrates a slow and moody side of the band, in many ways different when compared to the extremely well received first single "Döp dem i eld," that was released … Read More/Discuss on Metal

The Catch Frontman Captain French Discusses Debut Single, “Sex Shark,” Forthcoming Album And “Heritage Fishing Metal”

Folk metal has come a long way over the years. From the folk influences on rock and metal pioneers such as Led Zeppelin, to the start of the sub-genre with the likes of Skyclad and Cruachan. It's even spawned several sub sub-genres such as Celtic metal, pirate metal, oriental metal and so many more. Today however, with the release of their debut si… Read More/Discuss on Metal

Paradise Lost To Release New Live Album “At The Mill” In July; Shares “Darker Thoughts” Video

Remember, remember, the Fifth Of November? Last autumn, British metal legends Paradise Lost exorcised the demons and ghosts of a dreary dry spell without concerts and thrilled the world with their stunning livestream, At The Mill. Today, the band is proud to announce the captured testimony of this special night to be released as a live album on Jul… Read More/Discuss on Metal

Forgetting The Memories Reveals New Album “Vemod” Details; Posts “The Solstice Rebirth” Video Online

Swedish metalcore five-piece Forgetting The Memories have announced their new album "Vemod," out 24th September 2021 via Long Branch Records. The band have also released new single "The Solstice Rebirth." You can check out the video below.

"Vemod" is the second LP by the band and has been mixed and mastered by Buster Odeholm (Vildhjarta, Humanit… Read More/Discuss on Metal

Devin Townsend Confirms Second “Devolution Series” Album, “Devolution Series #2 – Galactic Quarantine”; Posts “Aftermath” Video Online

As Devin Townsend announced earlier this year, he has been using the Covid downtime to work on new material for upcoming albums, and for a current lack of touring possibilities and encounters with fans on the road he decided to do a series of live albums, quarantine albums, and generally interesting projects that keep people entertained while he’s … Read More/Discuss on Metal

Brainstorm Releases New Music Video “Escape The Silence” Featuring Rage Frontman Peavy Wagner

Brainstorm will release their new album "Wall Of Skulls" on August 20th. While cover artwork has been revealed and pre-sale already started last week, the newest creation and first release from the album, "Escape The Silence" is out now.

Tenacious double-bass drums and powering bass lines, groovy guitar shreds and the uncompromising and recogniz… Read More/Discuss on Metal