Sar Isatum premier new track Black Gate

Two things always contribute to creating epic original black metal. One is location, and by being based in Colorado, the Rocky Mountains provide the ideal canvas for technical symphonic black metal band SAR ISATUM to sweep broad musical brush strokes across a vast vista, musically, mentally, and physically. The second is lyrical inspiration. SAR ISATUM eschews all the usual flogged-to-death … Continue reading “Sar Isatum premier new track Black Gate”

Ominous Eclipse release Spiral Into Insanity

A very ambitious band passionate about writing and playing extreme music, Ottawa based metal band OMINOUS ECLIPSE have self labelled themselves as a “Hybrid” with death metal being the main aspect combined with elements of thrash, groove, black, melodic etc. Active since 2014, OMINOUS ECLIPSE have released an EP, “Beyond The Apocalypse” and an LP “End Of Days” plus will be releasing … Continue reading “Ominous Eclipse release Spiral Into Insanity”

Black Absinthe release The Wild music video

BLACK ABSINTHE‘s powerful heavy riffs and bass lines are reminiscent of classic thrash and new wave British heavy metal with a range of progressive to classic rock influence. Surfacing from the basement last year, the Toronto, ON heavy metal trio unleashed their debut album “Early Signs of Denial” produced by Sum 41’s Dave Baksh (Cross Dog, The Mahones) plus was mixed and mastered by Frank Gryner (Rob … Continue reading “Black Absinthe release The Wild music video”

Nordheim premier I Wish You Were Beer single

So many bands make listeners choke from their sheer delusional pretensions of grandeur. Not Quebec City’s NORDHEIM, their philosophy is simply to make fun folk metal, as can be evidenced in their latest offering “RapThor” due out November 24th, 2017. Influenced by bands such as Finntroll, Ensiferum, Kalmah and Wintersun, NORDHEIM‘s third studio recording featuring eight tracks with titles such as “Troll Riding … Continue reading “Nordheim premier I Wish You Were Beer single”

Corrosion of Conformity to release new album in January

Corrosion of Conformity have announced details for the bands upcoming studio album. The record is titled, No Cross No Crown, and is due to be released on January 12th, 2018 via Nuclear Blast Records.  Purchase the album: CD: http://amzn.to/2hs5dDz Vinyl: http://amzn.to/2jn5BnC “We took our time and didn’t put any pressure on ourselves,” Keenan says. “I’d go up from New Orleans … Continue reading “Corrosion of Conformity to release new album in January”

Check out United By Hatred from Destruction’s Thrash Anthems II

Destruction recently put out a to follow up their Thrash Anthems collection. The record titled, Thrash Anthems II, was released on November 10th via Nuclear Blast Records. You can watch a new video below featuring audio snippets and an interview with the bands drummer Vaaver. Purchase the album: CD: http://amzn.to/2i7xuzf Vinyl: http://amzn.to/2g6W3rX MP3: http://amzn.to/2gdiWNQ Schmier states: “As it is a part of … Continue reading “Check out United By Hatred from Destruction’s Thrash Anthems II”

Exit Eden releases live video of Rihanna’s Unfaithful

Exit Eden have released a live video of one of their cover versions, Unfaithful. The song was originally recorded by Rihanna and was shot at Hamburg Metal Dayz. Purchase the album: CD: http://amzn.to/2tA4ncO MP3: http://amzn.to/2ulLidh For those who are aware of the talent of these four ladies – Amanda Somerville, Clémentine Delauney, Marina La Torraca and Anna Brunner – they can … Continue reading “Exit Eden releases live video of Rihanna’s Unfaithful”

Amberian Dawn announces new tour and releases music video

AMBERIAN DAWN are never at a loss for Symphonic Metal that moves your deepest soul. With the ear-piercing dramaturgy of incredible songstress Capri, their eighth record entitled Darkness of Eternity is studded with stupendous fanfares. The band recently announced that they are releasing their new record on November 10th, 2017 and will be doing so through Napalm Records. … Continue reading “Amberian Dawn announces new tour and releases music video”

The Dark Element releases The Ghost and The Reaper music video

The Dark Element is a new musical project fronted by the former Nightwish vocalist Anette Olzon together with Finnish guitarist and songwriter Jani Liimatainen. The combination of these two talents promises to deliver a debut album that will be a huge statement in the European metal scene. The band have released a new music video for the song, The Ghost and … Continue reading “The Dark Element releases The Ghost and The Reaper music video”

The Unguided release Blodbad music video

The Unguided have recently released a new studio album,  And The Battle Royale which  was released worldwide on November 10th 2017 via Napalm Records. To promote the album, the band have released a new video from their bonus DVD, check out Blodbad below. “”Blodbad” has always been a bit of a live favorite within the band so it was great to … Continue reading “The Unguided release Blodbad music video”