PALMAR DE TROYA: Granada, Spain-Based Noise Rock/Post-Hardcore Quintet To Release Second EP, II, On Reptilian Records July 5th; “Cold Snakes” Single Streaming + Preorders Posted

photos by Iuliana Dragoi Fotografía Long-running noise rock aficionados Reptilian Records welcomes Granada, Spain-based quintet PALMAR DE TROYA to the label’s roster, and is prepared to release their second EP, II, on July 5th, this week unveiling the record’s cover Read More …

ABSORB: Canadian Death / Doom Outfit To Release Smog EP July 26th Via Hypaethral Records; New Track Streaming + Preorders Available

Hamilton, Ontario-based punishing death/doom outfit ABSORB will release their Smog EP on July 26th via Hypaethral Records. Forged in 2013, ABSORB — Jeff Luckel (lead guitar), David Eckmeier (rhythm guitar), Jason Luckel (bass), and Aaron Barthe (drums) — set out to cultivate a sound that was Read More …

ENSIFERUM: Finnish Folk Metal Titans To Release Winter Storm Full-Length On October 18th Via Metal Blade Records; New Video/Single Now Playing + Preorders Available

Watch/stream ENSIFERUM’s “Winter Storm Vigilantes” HERE. ENSIFERUM will release their long-awaited new studio album, Winter Storm, on October 18th through Metal Blade Records. The Finnish folk-metal melodeath sensation has maintained a prolific release schedule since their first demo in 1997, Read More …

OBSCENE: Decibel Magazine Premieres “Breathe The Decay” From Indiana Death Crew; Agony & Wounds LP Nears July Release On Nameless Grave Records + Release Show With Tomb Mold And Horrendous Announced

photos by Johnny Hubbard “…the breakneck riffs just keep on coming…” – Decibel Magazine Decibel Magazine is hosting the exclusive premiere of “Breathe The Decay,” the newest single from Indianapolis, Indiana-based death metal henchmen OBSCENE, and their third LP Agony Read More …

DÅÅTH: Album Of The Year Contenders Issue “Deserving Of The Grave” Video; The Deceivers Full-Length Out Now On Metal Blade Records

Watch DÅÅTH’s “Deserving Of The Grave” video HERE. Album of the year contenders DÅÅTH today reveal their latest video, “Deserving Of The Grave.” The track comes off the band’s latest full-length — and first new studio output in fourteen years Read More …

TODAY IS THE DAY Announces August Northeastern US Tour Dates Which Will See Them Perform Songs From Every Album; New Full-Length Nears Completion

Visionary psychedelic metal band TODAY IS THE DAY has announced a short run of tour dates through the Northeastern US in August. The new shows mark TODAY IS THE DAY’s first block of tour dates since the onset of the Read More …

APES: The Circle Pit Premieres “Bottom Feeder” Video From Quebec-Based Blackened Grindcore/Hardcore Crew; Penitence LP Out Today On Secret Swarm Records + Record Release Tour Dates Announced

Watch APES’ “Bottom Feeder” lyric video HERE. The Circle Pit is hosting a premiere of Quebec City-based sextet APES‘ new lyric video for “Bottom Feeder.” The song is found on the band’s second LP, Penitence, out today on Secret Swarm Records. APES’ Penitence delivers eight Read More …

RIVERS OF NIHIL: Where Owls Know My Name (Instrumentals) Out Now And Streaming On Metal Blade Records!

Stream/purchase RIVERS OF NIHIL’s Where Owls Know My Name (Instrumentals) HERE. Reading, Pennsylvania-based progressive death metallers RIVERS OF NIHIL are pleased to release the instrumental edition of their critically lauded Where Owls Know My Name full-length today via Metal Blade Read More …

AMORPHIS Releases “Black Winter Day” Video Off Upcoming Tales From The Thousand Lakes (Live At Tavastia) Album And Concert Film

The 30th anniversary of AMORPHIS‘ landmark album, Tales From The Thousand Lakes, will be celebrated with a live recording that sets new standards in terms of brilliance and intensity. Set for official unveiling on July 12th via Reigning Phoenix Music Read More …

ROBSE: Harlekin & Krieger Debut To See Release On August 16th Via Reaper Entertainment; New Video/Single “Hey Sturm” Now Playing

Robert-Martin Dahn (aka Robse), longtime frontman and party guarantor of the epic metal band Equilibrium, is back with his new band ROBSE. Their debut album Harlekin & Krieger will be released on August 16th. Harlekin & Krieger reflects the passionate Read More …