VIRTUAL SYMMETRY: Swiss-Italian Progressive Metal Quintet Releases “Come Alive” Official Video And Single; Sensory Records Issues Preorders For Eponymous Fourth Album, Due In September

photos by Kyrhian Balmelli Swiss-Italian cinematic/progressive metal outfit VIRTUAL SYMMETRY has just issued an official video and audio single for “Come Alive,” the lead track to be issued ahead of their eponymous fourth album, confirmed for early September release through Read More …

OLD IRON: No Echo Premieres Sludge Outfit’s Rendition Of “Chain Of Command” From Monuments To Arson – A Tribute To His Hero Is Gone Compilation, Set For Release September 30th Via Satanik Royalty Records

Washington sludge outfit OLD IRON today unveils their rendition of “Chain Of Command.” Now playing at No Echo, the track comes off the Monuments To Arson – A Tribute To His Hero Is Gone compilation, set for release via Satanik Read More …

CAVE IN: Cvlt Nation Premieres “The Hole” Video; Songs Of Townes Van Zandt Vol. III With AMENRA, CAVE IN, And MARISSA NADLER Available On Digital Services Today Through Neurot Recordings

photos by Teddie Taylor As AMENRA, CAVE IN, and MARISSA NADLER continue to promote their work on the Songs Of Townes Van Zandt Vol. III LP, Cvlt Nation is hosting a premiere and feature on CAVE IN with a new Read More …

TANKARD: German Thrash Legends Reveal “Beerbarians” Video Single; Pavlov’s Dawgs Full-Length To See Release September 30th Via Reaper Entertainment + Preorders Available

Even after four steamy, liver-destroying, gut-stretching decades in the name of heavy metal, there’s no stopping the TANKARD beer crew. Just in time for the celebrations surrounding their fortieth birthday, TANKARD will release their new full-length, Pavlov’s Dawgs, on September Read More …

MYSTIC CIRCLE: Drachenblut Full-Length Available Digitally For The First Time; Writing For Next Album Underway

German black metal outfit MYSTIC CIRCLE took the scene by surprise with their recent reunion, followed by the release of their eponymous comeback album via Atomic Fire Records in February. But that’s not all: while working on material for their Read More …

WORMWITCH Partners With RPG Writer JVC Parry For The Release Of Lord Of Chains – A Mörk Borg Nightmare

Canadian black metal outfit WORMWITCH have partnered with RPG writer JVC Parry for the release of Lord Of Chains – A Mörk Borg Nightmare RPG. Lord Of Chains is an adventure for the pitch-black apocalyptic fantasy RPG Mörk Borg, inspired Read More …

TODAY IS THE DAY Celebrates 30th Anniversary With Limited Remastered Edition Of Willpower LP Through SuperNova Records; Preorders And Teaser Posted + New LP, Tour, And More Draw Near

As visionary noise rock/metal innovators TODAY IS THE DAY continue to celebrate their 30th anniversary this year, the band presents a special vinyl repress of one of their seminal, groundbreaking early albums, Willpower. TODAY IS THE DAY’s second album, Willpower Read More …

HULDER: The Eternal Fanfare From Black Metal Soloist Now Streaming; MLP To Drop This Friday Via 20 Buck Spin + US Tour With Skeleton To Commence July 9th

The Eternal Fanfare mini-LP from black metal soloist HULDER, is streaming in full via 20 Buck Spin. The premiere comes in advance of the offering’s release this Friday, July 1st. With the release of her Godslastering: Hymns Of A Forlorn Read More …

FOTOCRIME Continues Series Of Cover Songs With Government Issue’s “Jaded Eyes” Featuring J. Robbins; July North American Tour Dates Draw Near

photo by Ryan Patterson Following their recent cover of Leonard Cohen’s “Avalanche,” Louisville post-punk trio FOTOCRIME presents the next in their ongoing series of cover songs, offering their rendition of Government Issue’s “Jaded Eyes,” which features guest vocals from J. Read More …