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
Greek death metal act Gravewards will release the full-length debut album "Ruinous Ensoulment" on July 27th through Unspeakable Axe Records (the album will be available through international distribution channels on August 31st). Check out the new track "Sworn in Denial - Omega Syndrome" streaming in the player above and pre-orders now at this location. Appearing almost completely from thin air, Gravewards made a small but intense impression with the 2017 demo "Subconscious
Australian progressive extreme act Ne Obliviscaris announced a string of headline dates in scattered in between the previously announced North American tour with Wintersun this fall. These dates will feature the band's full 90+ minute headline sets, and stop in Orlando, FL, Portland, OR, Kansas City, MO and more. A full list of confirmed tour dates can be found below. The band will be touring in support of the latest album "Urn," which was issued back in September via Season
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,
Seattle based death metal outfit Drawn And Quartered will unleash the seventh album "The One Who Lurks" on July 27th via Krucyator Productions. As an excerpt, the fourth and one of the most sickest tracks from this opus — "Deliverance to the Worms" — is currently being streamed at Decibel Magazine at this location, but of course, you can just stay right here and check it out in the player above. The band States: "A merciless onslaught upon the faithful. 'Deliverance to the Wo
Horror Pain Gore Death Productions has signed Texas' dark technical grindcore beasts Daggra and is set to release the band's new album entitled "Setsuna" on July 13th in CD and digital formats. Pre-orders are available at this location. Daggra, the emissaries of dark technical Grindcore, bring a poisoned sound to Horror Pain Gore Death Productions with the second full-length album. Comprised of musicians spread across Texas, Daggra has spent the last several years crafting a
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 "
This September/October, Boston tech thrash act Revocation will head out on the road for the first North American headlining tour in several years, with Exhumed, Rivers Of Nihil, and Yautja as support. The band will be touring in support of the upcoming album "The Outer Ones," which is due for release on September 28th via Metal Blade Records. "The Outer Ones" sees the band pushing both the death metal and progressive elements of their signature sound harder than ever. "I knew
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
Australian progressive extreme act Ne Obliviscaris has announced the long awaited return to North America this fall. The "North American Forest Tour 2018" sees Ne Obliviscaris kicking off an extensive trek on Sept. 14th in Philadelphia and will make way through the U.S. and Canada in support of WIntersun alongside labelmates Sarah Longfield. A full list of confirmed tour dates can be found below. The band will be touring in support of the latest album "Urn," which was issued
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
Dutch technical black/death metal band Tragacanth is streaming the new single "Death: Journey's End." The song comes from the upcoming studio album "The Journey of a Man," expected for release on July 15th via Pest Records (a sublabel of Loud Rage Music). Check it out the the player above. The band commented on the album and new song: “It’s no secret our upcoming album 'Journey of a Man' is a personal one. From the mystical, enigmatic Far East covered in 'Anthology of the Eas
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
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
Italian progressive death metal act Kenos released the second single from the return album "Pest," the band's first album in eight years. Check out the video for "My Wooden Frame" in the player above. "Pest" is released via My Kingdom Music on May 18th, with pre-orders available at this location. The track listing for the album is: 1. Sons Of Martyrdom (see video clip here) 2. B.D.C. (Black Death Curse) 3. Buried And Forgotten 4. Immortal Breath 5. Leave Me Now 6. My Wooden F
Greek progressive thrash act Raw In Sect released a video clip for the new song "Arena." The song appears on the band's upcoming third full length release "Kitro," which is set to drop on July 6th via Secta Records. Check out the clip in the player above. Pre-orders for the album can be made via Amazon at this location. The band's hometown of Athens is the basis for video clip. Commenting on the song and video, lead vocalist/guitarist Kostas Diamandis says: “'Arena' is tied w