Tacoma, Washington natives Aethereus recently announced the August 10th release of the debut full length album "Absentia through The Artisan Era." It is the follow up to 2015's "Ego Futurus" EP, which featured Oblivion/ex-The Zenith Passage drummer Luis Martinez. Pre-order the album at this location. The band partnered with No Clean Singing for the premiere of the new single "The Pale Beast," which you can check out over here, or simply enjoy it in the player provided just ab
Symphonic technical death metal act Mordant Rapture teamed up with No Clean Singing for the premiere of the new single "Unsightly Beast," which can be heard at this location, or more conveniently in the player above. The song appears on the band's debut EP "The Abnegation," which will be released on July 13th. Pre-order the EP now over here. "The Abnegation" is a five-song whirlwind of symphonic and blackened technical death metal influenced by the grandiose nature of film sc
Often referred to as Montreal's answer to GWAR, progressive/technical Death Metal whirlwind Bookakee has issued a video clip for the new single "Ignominies." The song is the title track of the band's sophomore album coming June 29th via Transcending Records. Musically ambitious, holistically entertaining, and decimating in its approach, "Ignominies" is guaranteed to leave an indelible imprint on the minds of listeners the world over. Mixing, mastering, and drum recording for
Russian progressive death metal band Skyglow released a lyric video for the new single "Sacred Self-Deceit." The track is taken from the upcoming debut album "Thousand Years of Terror," which will be issued by Inverse Records (digitally) and Grotesque Sounds (CD) on June 30th. Check out the clip in the player above.
The band currently consists of just two members: Alexander Mokin (author, vocalist) and Sergey Stepanenko (guitarist). The duo makes studio music and does not p
Germany's progressive death metal masters Obscura are streaming the new single "Emergent Evolution," which you can check out in the player above. The song will be featured on the new album "Diluvium," which is due out July 13th on CD/LP/Digital via Relapse Records. Pre-orders can be made at this location. Additionally, the band has announced a North American headlining tour set to take place from mid-September through early October. The band will be joined by Beyond Creation,
Finnish melodic/progressive death metal act Foredoom released a new video clip for the song "Dualism," which is available in the player above. The song is taken from the critically acclaimed debut album "Ordeal," which was self released back in August 2017. The clip was shot in 2017 with the help of Joensuu Rock Academy. The band comments: "The difficulty of life choices is symbolized in the dreamy atmosphere of the Dualism video. We are working on our second album which is
On the heels of the recent U.S. tour, Canadian tech death act Archspire has announced the band's first-ever shows in Australia. The Australian tour kicks off in Brisbane on August 16th and sees the band joining forces with Psycroptic. During the tour, Archspire breaks away for headlining dates in New Zealand. A full list of confirmed tour dates can be found below.
Additionally, Archspire has released a video teasing a forthcoming Canadian headlining tour. That run, titled "
Progressive dark metal enthusiasts, mark your calendars for August 24, 2018 - because Dark Millennium will release the new album "Where Oceans Collide" via Massacre Records precisely then!
The band has revealed the cover artwork (shown below), which was created by Alexander Freund. The album - which will include eleven tracks - was mixed and mastered by the band's guitarist Hilton Theissen at Wide Noise Studio in Arnsberg, Germany.
Dark Millennium continues its unpredict
After releasing the high-profile and widely loved 2018 death metal albums from Augury and Inferi, rising label The Artisan Era is ready to unleash even more quality death metal upon the masses. Enter recent signees Mordant Rapture, a San Jose-based group delivering powerful symphonic heavy technical death metal. The band's debut EP "The Abnegation" will be released on July 13th. Pre-order the EP now over here. The band teamed up with Toilet Ov Hell for the first single "Quell
Oklahoma City-based progressive death metal trio Dischordia has built up a well-deserved reputation over the years as a force to be reckoned with live and on record. The group's most recent release, 2016's "Thanatopsis," saw its profile rise and gained the band its highest praise to date.
As is usual for the group, they seek once again to annihilate in a live setting on "The Reaping Tour" this month in support of the latest musical effort. In 2018, that comes in the form of
Germany's progressive death metal masters Obscura posted the first episode of a behind the scenes series on the making of the new album of "Diluvium" (defined as a great oceanic flood), the band's most evocative, diverse and vibrant release to date. The album is due out July 13th on CD/LP/Digital via Relapse Records. Pre-orders can be made at this location. On the concept, the band commented: "With the title track of our new album we present you one of the most fast forward
Prog-influenced Swedish death metal act Usurpress released a new video clip for the song "Interregnum." Check it out the clip - directed by Jimmy Johansson - in the player above. The track is the title track of the band's latest album that is available via Agonia Records. #Usurpress #progressivedeathmetal #deathmetal #AgoniaRecords #musicvideo
Often referred to as Montreal's answer to GWAR, progressive/technical Death Metal whirlwind Bookakee will release the sophomore album "Ignominies" June 29 via Transcending Records. Musically ambitious, holistically entertaining, and decimating in its approach, "Ignominies" is guaranteed to leave an indelible imprint on the minds of listeners the world over. A promo video for first single "Bréhaigne," the album's only song sung in French and featuring guest vocalist Julien Tru
Italian progressive thrash act 6th Counted Murder signed on with Sliptrick Records for a new album targeted for September. 6th Counted Murder is a prog/thrash/death metal band from Milan, Italy, which was founded in late 2011. All the members have been active on the Italian metal scene for some years, and together they’re now ready to "commit new crimes"! The band has a unique hybrid of the metal styles. Once the group was established in the exclusive headquarters of Basement
Italian progressive/melodic death metal act Memories Of A Lost Soul released a new video clip for the song "Destiny Awaits No One," which is available in the player above. The song appeared on the band's 2014 (and latest) release "Empty Sphere Requiem," released via Inverse Records. The band is currently working on new material for an upcoming release. #MemoriesOfALostSoul #melodicdeathmetal #progressivedeathmetal #InverseRecords #musicvideo
Finnish metal act Amorphis released the new album "Queen of Time" today (May 18th) via Nuclear Blast Records. To celebrate, the band simultaneously issued a new video for "Amongst Stars," featuring a guest vocal appearance from Anneke van Giersbergen (Vuur). Check it out in the player above and grab your copy at this location. Check out CROM's review of "Queen of Time" at this location. The track listing for the album is: 1. The Bee (see lyric video here) 2. Message in the Am
German progressive death metal act Alkaloid is on the verge of dropping the new album "Liquid Anatomy" via Season Of Mist Records tomorrow, May 18th. Just ahead of its release, the band is streaming the entire new album in the player above. Listen now and pre-orders the album over here. The track listing for the album can be found here: 1. Kernel Panic 2. As Decreed by Laws Unwritten 3. Azagthoth 4. Liquid Anatomy 5. In Turmoil's Swirling Reaches 6. Interstellar Boredom 7. Ch
Dutch symphonic black metal act Carach Angren will tour North America with Finnish/English melodic/progressive death metal act Mors Principium Est and Finnish melodic death metal act Wolfheart. For Mors Principium Est it will mark the band's first North American tour. The tour will be coming this October, with more details including dates and venues coming very soon. #CarachAngren #symphonicblackmetal #SeasonOfMist #MorsPrincipiumEst #melodicdeathmetal #progressivedeathmetal
Romanian progressive death metal act Spectral is streaming another song from the debut album "Neural Correlates of Hate," which was originally self-released in 2017 and saw worldwide distribution via Loud Rage Music back on on March 12th. Check out "Nihilist" in the player above, which features a guest appearance by Eternity's End shredder Christian Muenzner. #Spectral #progressivedeathmetal #progressiveextrememetal #LoudRageMusic #songstream #deathmetal
Germany's progressive death metal masters Obscura complete the long-running, four-album conceptual circle with the release of "Diluvium" (defined as a great oceanic flood), the band's most evocative, diverse and vibrant release to date. The album is due out July 13th on CD/LP/Digital via Relapse Records. Pre-orders can be made at this location. The band also delivered a music video for the album's title track, which is available in the player above. The clip was directed by M