Watch Mikael Åkerfeldt unveil the Book of Opeth

With the release of The Book of Opeth coming up next month on the 15th April 2016, founder Mikael Åkerfeldt has teamed up with publisher Rocket 88 to record video of him talking about the book as well as unboxing of his copies of the Classic Edition and Signature Edition. In the video he comments on … Continue reading “Watch Mikael Åkerfeldt unveil the Book of Opeth”

Gamma Ray to release anniversary edition of Lust For Live

German metal legends Gamma Ray have announced that they will re-release their live video Lust For Live on DVD. The remastering was handled by producer and sound engineer Eike Freese (Dark Age, Deep Purple) and it will also be brought to CD officially for the first time. The CD and DVD will be released on 6th … Continue reading “Gamma Ray to release anniversary edition of Lust For Live”

Watch Midnight Eternal’s First Time Thrill lyric video

American symphonic metal band Midnight Eternal have released a lyric video for the First Time Thrill. The band commented on Facebook; “Hey everyone! Check out the lyric video for the first track released off our upcoming self-titled debut album – First Time Thrill. The album will be released on April 29th through Inner Wound Recordings … Continue reading “Watch Midnight Eternal’s First Time Thrill lyric video”

Darkend to release new album April 2016

Italian metal band Darkend have announced that they will release their new album titled The Canticle of Shadows in April 2016. The band’s third studio album is set for an 25th April 2016 release through Non Serviam Records and feature’s special guest appearances by Shining‘s Niklas Kvarforth, Rotting Christ‘s Sakis Tolis and Abysmal Grief‘s Labes C.N. and Mayhem‘s … Continue reading “Darkend to release new album April 2016”

Janis: Little Girl Blue coming to DVD in May 2016

Janis: Little Girl Blue documentary movie directed by Oscar®-nominated filmmaker Amy J. Berg is set to be released on DVD on 6th May 2016 through FilmRise. Distribution will be handled by MVD Entertainment Group. Janis: Little Girl Blue is an intimate portrait of the iconic but troubled rock ‘n’ roll singer Janis Joplin. FilmRise released the … Continue reading “Janis: Little Girl Blue coming to DVD in May 2016”

Enthean to release Priests of Annihilation in May

South Carolina band Enthean have announced that they will release their debut studio album titled Priests of Annihilation on 20th May 2016. The progressive black metal recorded the album at three recording studios including Soundlab Studio, Entropy Studios and Adam Mast Tracks before being mastered by Jamie King. The song Dysthanasia is currently available on the band’s … Continue reading “Enthean to release Priests of Annihilation in May”

Update: Budgie The MCA Years

Update Update: Review HERE Not too long ago we were quick to report that a new three disc box-set from the cult band Budgie was on its way. More details for this collection have now been released. It is worth noting that the albums do in fact contain 1973’s Never Turn Your Back on a Friend. which is most … Continue reading “Update: Budgie The MCA Years”

Watch InnerWish’s new video for Modern Babylon

Greek melodic metal band InnerWish have released a new video for the song Modern Babylon. The song is taken from the band’s recently released self-titled studio album InnerWish which was released on 18th March 2016 through Ulterium Records. You can watch the video on YouTube here. InnerWish is the fifth studio album by the Greek … Continue reading “Watch InnerWish’s new video for Modern Babylon”

Vesperia join the books of Fatal Illness Management

Canadian death metal band Vesperia have signed a management agreement with Californian based company Fatal Illness Management. The company had recently confirmed the inclusions of Battlefront, Fenris and Sons of Fate to their roster as well. Manager Eric Dow comments: “Fatal Illness Management is proud to add Vesperia to our roster. Everyone involved in this partnership … Continue reading “Vesperia join the books of Fatal Illness Management”

Pile of Priests to tour the U.S. in Spring 2016

Denver, Colorado based progressive death metal band Pile of Priests have announced a string of U.S. tour dates this Spring. The confirmed dates, mostly in April 2016, are in support of the band’s most recent and debut studio album, Void to Enlightenment which was released independently in December 2015. The announced tour dates are as follows; 07/04/2016 … Continue reading “Pile of Priests to tour the U.S. in Spring 2016”