Go Ahead And Die – featuring Soulfly, ex-Sepultura etc. singer/guitarist Max Cavalera and his son Igor Amadeus Cavalera and Khemmis drummer Zach Coleman – premiere their second single “Toxic Freedom“. The band’s self-titled debut release is presently shceduled for a June 11th release via Nuclear Blast.
Danish technical metalcore quartet Ghost Iris have released their new single "Cult," the fourth track released from their new album, "Comatose," out 7th May via Long Branch Records. You can check it out below.
Ghost Iris comment on "Cult": "There once were a number of people that laid themselves to rest, in order to 'graduate' to the next level…. Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Greek modern metal five-piece Scar Of The Sun is poised to reach the next level with the release of their otherworldly third full-length, "Inertia," out May 14, 2021 via Napalm Records, and has dropped the exciting second single and official video for the album’s title track today!
After unveiling their hard-hitting first offering, "I Am The Cir… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Italy-based death/doom metal band Morticula Rex have teamed up with Metalundergound.com to exclusively premiere their new song "The Great Devourer", taken from their impending new album "Autumnal Rites", which will be co-released by Satanath Records (Russia) and Immortal Souls Productions (Slovakia) on April 19th.
Check out now "The Great De… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Xasthur are now releasing a lyric video of the title track as the first single taken from their forthcoming album "Victims of the Times," which is slated for release on July 9, 2021. The American acid folk outfit are also revealing cover art, tracklist, and further details of their new full-length. You can check out the video below.
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Sheboygan, Wisconsin’s Toxic Ruin have unleashed the music video for the title track of their forthcoming sophomore album (and M-Theory Audio debut) "Nightmare Eclipse." The song shows off the group's concoction of energetic thrash metal laced with death metal brutality and clinical technicality. The lyric video can be viewed below.
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For as long as there's been heavy metal, it's stood side by side with shock rock. While Black Sabbath were making waves in the United Kingdom, a band across the pond by the name of Alice Cooper were delighting young rockers, outraging parents and impressing Groucho Marx and Mae West with their antics and lyrics. As time went by, both metal and shoc… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Katatonia & Solstafir will head out in January and February 2022 on the "Twilight Burials" tour, a 31-date co-headline tour of the UK and Europe.
The coming together of these two revered masters of melancholy seems only natural. For over a quarter of a century both artists have favoured the emotional connection that their music brings over all e… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
After recently signing with Napalm Records and Napalm Events, German based melodic death metal unit Hiraes is set to drop its first sonic monster with ultimate strength: Their long-awaited, phenomenal debut offering, "Solitary," will be released on June 25, 2021 via Napalm Records.
Hiraes impressively combines the full force of all four instrume… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Finnish extreme metal veterans Impaled Nazarene has announced that they will be releasing, "Eight Headed Serpent," their first album in seven years, on May 28th through Osmose Productions. In the meantime, the band has unleashed a new song, "Goat Of Mendes," which can be heard below.
1. Goat Of Mendes
2. Eight Headed Serpent
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On May 7th, Artillery will release their tenth full-length, "X," via Metal Blade Records. For a preview of "X," a video for the new single, "Turn up the Rage" (produced by Terkel Christensen // Aggressive Artwork), can be viewed below.
In the mid-1980s, Denmark's Artillery established themselves as being at the cutting edge of the thrash movemen… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Finnish modern melodic death metal band Dimman is set to release their debut album, "Songs And Tales of Grievance"; on July 30th via Inverse Records. The band’s modern melodeath combines beautiful melodies, heavy compositions and technical musicality into a unique ensemble. In addition to the diverse instrumentation, Dimman’s two vocalists create a… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
German symphonic metal outfit Beyond The Black has announced that they will be airing a special acoustic livestream show this Friday (16th.) The set will feature guest appearances from members of Eluveitie, In Extremo and Feurschwanz. A message from the band reads as follows:
"Pandemic times cause huge challenges, but also encourage new, brave s… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Napalm Records is beyond proud to join forces with Germany’s hottest and most explosive thrash metal engine, Destruction! The band has signed a worldwide record deal with the premier rock and metal label and is set to release new music later this year.
Since their debut EP, "Sentence Of Death" (1984), the German foursome with legendary founding … Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Italian atmospheric funeral doom project Shamael premiere the pre-release full-album stream of the band's upcoming new album "Melancholie Der Engel", which will be out in stores April 15th by Satanath Records (Russia) and Negre PlanY (Spain).
Check out now "Melancholie Der Engel" in its entirety below.
Goregäng – featuring Jeramie Kling and Taylor Nordberg of The Absence/Inhuman Condition – premiere the below music video for their take on White Zombie‘s “Electric Head, Part 1 (The Agony)“. That cover version is off the group’s new EP “Long Live The Grime“, due out April 30th via Listenable Insanity Records.
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After releasing their latest album, "Apoptosis," to critical acclaim in 2019, Allegaeon toured the world in support of it, joining the likes of Obscura, Fallujah, and more on the road, before heading back into writing mode last year. Now, Allegaeon is ready to enter the studio to begin recording this sixth full-length, with Dave Otero (Flatline Aud… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
On June 4th, Desaster will release their new album, Churches Without Saints, via Metal Blade Records. For a first preview of "Churches Without Saints," a video for the new single, "Learn To Love The Void," can be viewed below. The album can be pre-ordered here.
Since 1989, Germany's Desaster have been churning out their unique and unholy blend o… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Due to the ongoing restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the uncertainty that local authorities will be able to provide a safe environment in which their European fans can thoroughly enjoy shows by September of this year, Within Temptation and Evanescence have unfortunately had to make the decision to push back their highly anticipated… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Exodus drummer Tom Hunting has revealed that he has been diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma. Today Tom begins his treatment and hopes his story helps to raise awareness.
Important statement from our man Tom Hunting:
"Today I will be starting treatment for a squamous cell carcinoma. It's a gastric tumor that was diagnosed in my upper stoma… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Frontiers Music Srl is proud to announce the fourth album from Timo Tolkki's Avalon, which once again features a slew of talented guest vocalists alongside the Finnish guitar maestro. The first single from the album, "Master Of Hell," is out today and features up-and-coming Brazilian singer Raphael Mendes, whose own band Icon Of Sin are about to dr… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Iron Maiden have announced that the June & July 2021 dates on the Legacy Of The Beast Tour have been postponed due to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic restrictions on global live events and travel. The Legacy Of The Beast European Tour will now take place in the summer of 2022 on the dates below. All tickets remain valid.
Virginian alternative metal outfit Magg Dylan has posted a new music video online for the song, "Pawns." You can check it out below.
Vocalist Suzanne De Iulio stated: "'Pawns' is about feeling controlled. It's about more than what the lyrics appear. I was really nervous about the honesty in our lyrics for 'Pawns.' We just felt so defeated. Bruci… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
While the worldwide pandemic pretty much wiped out the music industry over the past year with its large gathering restrictions, Brooklyn, NY’s Life of Agony have been using their downtime to put the finishing touches on their upcoming full-length documentary "The Sound of Scars." You can watch the trailer below.
The project began two years ago b… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
With less than a week to go until the release of "The Greatest Mistake Of My Life," Holding Absence have revealed a video for their thunderous fourth single "nomoreroses."
Vocalist Lucas Woodland comments "We’re super excited to release nomoreroses on the homestretch before TGMOML comes out next week! The song is definitely a heavier and more pr… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Go Ahead And Die, the latest project from Soulfly/ex Sepultura frontman Max Cavalera, which also features his son Igor Amadeus Cavalera and drummer Zach Coleman, has posted a new trailer online for their eponymous debut album. You can check it out below. "Go Ahead And Die," is set to be released through Nuclear Blast Records on June 11th.
Brazilian/Dutch death metal band Crypta, featuring former members of Nervosa and Burning Witches, has posted the first part of a video documenting a behind the scenes look at their first music video, "From The Ashes." You can check it out below. The music video itself was released last Wednesday, along with the details of their debut album, "Echoes… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Following on from the release of their new album ‘Obsidian’ in May 2020, Paradise Lost finally bring their masterpiece live on stage in February 2022. Today, the British gothic metal legends announce their "Obsidian Moon" tour, featuring special guests Moonspell.
Paradise Lost frontman Nick Holmes says:
"We're looking forward to doing a full UK… Read More/Discuss on Metal Underground.com
Melodic death metal band Akiavel premiere a new advance track, “Pentagram Tattoo” from their forthcoming new album "Vae Victis". The new song follows their recent single and video “Frozen Beauties” which we include below as well.
Væ Victis by Akiavel
Philadelphia-based blackened punk/metal band Spiter premiere a new song and music video named "I Am Dracula", taken from their upcoming new EP "Draconian Death Curse". The album comes out on April 22nd.