Powerwolf – The Sacrament of Sin

Theatrical as always and catchy as ever before, “The Sacrament of Sin” is Powerwolf’s 7th release in their 15-year long career. Founded in 2003 by Charles and Matthew Greywolf, the band is widely known for their gothic themes and images...

 

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Burial Invocation - Abiogenesis

After years of silence the band has returned with a new line-up and five lumbering tracks of subhuman death metal. ‘’Abiogenesis’’ will be available July 6 on limited-edition vinyl with CD and digital release dates set for August 17 via Dark Descent Records.

 

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Destinia - Metal Souls

 Joined by Ronnie Romero (Rainbow, Lords Of Black, CoreLeoni), Marco Mendoza (The Dead Daisies) and Tommy Aldridge (Whitesnake), Japanese Heavy Metal Guitarist Nozomu Wakai is set to release the new album “Metal Souls”...

 

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Consecration - Remembrance

For the past eight years Consecration have been casting their eldritch spells, weaving words of forgotten wisdom and incantations of black imaginings through riffs of rot and decay, entwining oppressive atmosphere with beguiling melodies, encasing songs of sorrow in caskets...

 

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Aeternitas – Tales of the Grotesque

Aeternitas is back with a brand new album, “Tales of the Grotesque”, a collection of songs inspired by Edgar Allan Poe’s poems and short stories. Formed in 1999 by Anja and Alex Hunzinger, the band released its debut album “Requiem” in 2000 and their sophomore effort “La Danse Macabre”...

 

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MARTYR - You Are Next

After the release of the highly acclaimed "Circle Of 8" in 2011 Martyr proudly presents ‘’You Are Next’’, the next step in the ever-changing cycle. Without disrespect yet always following their own path they bring you their latest sonic assault on your ears in the form of heavy, thrash...

 

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Halestorm - Vicious

If there is one word to describe Halestorm it’s ‘perseverance’ as the band was formed in 1998, but word of their music started spreading more around 2009, when the band released their self-titled debut record. 2012 saw the release of their breakthrough album “The Strange Case of…”...

 

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Primal Fear - Apocalypse

Former Gamma Ray vocalist Ralf Scheepers and bassist/vocalist Mat Sinner, two of the most respected German metal musicians, founded Primal Fear in 1997 and 21 years later, show no signs of slowing down.

 

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Ex Libris - Chapter 1 - Anne Boleyn

Ex Libris is now back and with new music, the songwriting process began after Dianne's departure of German symphonic metal band Xandria, the past now behind her, she now focuses in her own band to release new music after it’s 3 year slumber since “Madea”.

 

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Smoke The Sky - The Human Maze

 A German band that sounds like southern and groove metal? Hey, it’s SMOKE THE SKY, with their new record The Human Maze! Members Kris (Vocals/Bass), Mr. Mo (Guitars/Backing vocals), Konst (Guitars), and Mikk (drums), all formed the band in 2010...

 

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Lords of Black – Icons of The New Days

Spanish melodic power metal band Lords of Black have released their third album, “Icons of the new days”, earlier this year, via Frontiers Records. The band was formed in Madrid in 2014, and has since released two highly acclaimed albums...

 

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Black Swamp Water – Distant Thunder

Black Swamp Water is a Danish band that combines old school hard rock with heavy metal elements and some southern rock influences. Think of it as a mix between Black Sabbath, Corrosion of Conformity and Lynyrd Skynyrd.

 

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Final Coil - Persistence Of Memory

Formed in 2008, Final Coil is a metallic grunge band that combines elegant riffs with ethereal, post-rock soundscapes, thus offering a very unique take on alternative rock. Initially rooted in the explosive experimentation of the US underground scene...

 

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Bullet For My Valentine - Gravity

After 2 decades of rocking the world, Welsh metal band Bullet for my Valentine hardly needs any presentation. Fronted by Matt Tuck, they made a solid name from themselves on the metalcore scene with the phenomenal “The Poison” (2005) and the subsequent “Scream Aim Fire” (2008).

 

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Manticora - To Live To Kill To Live

Danish thrash/power metallers Manticora, are preparing to release their newest album “To Kill to Live to Kill” (on August 3), the first since 2010’s “Safe”. Formed in 1997, the band has released 7 albums and toured numerous times around...

 

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Needlepoint - The Diary Of Robert Reverie

Needlepoint is a Norwegian band operating in the border between rock and jazz, with references to the psychedelia and prog of the 60s and 70s. Including important jazz musicians, the band started out as a trio with Bjørn Klakegg, Nikolai Eilertsen, and Thomas Strønen in 2010...

 

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Përl - Luminance

Përl is a French post metal band, heavily influenced by post-rock and atmospheric, loud and hypnotic metal. Formed in 2008, Përl juggles emotions and invites the listener on an inner journey where confusion, violence...

 

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Sinaya - Maze Of Madness

Death metal band Sinaya from Sao Paulo, Brazil announce their new album, ‘’Maze of Madness’’, for August 10th, release through Brutal Records. Brazilian all-female death metal goddesses Sinaya with a certain touch of darkness that...

 

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Terra IncΩgnita - Fragments Of A Ruined Mind

Fronted by the charismatic Billy Vass, Terra incΩgnita is a Greek metal band that mixes melodic metal with classic heavy metal elements and powerful male vocals. Formed in 2010, they self-released their debut album, “Barren Land”...

 

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Endless - Mad Sick Mind

Endless was born in the late 2011 by Enrique Prieto (Disharmonic, Nalisea, Reincarnation) needing a more personal project from Disharmonic, fully parallel and more aggressive and forceful than the other band. With his own compositions...

 

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Khemmis - Desolation

Khemmis is a doomed heavy metal band from Denver, Colorado. Anticipation was high for the release of ‘Hunted’ in 2016, the sophomore album and follow up to acclaimed debut ‘Absolution.’..

 

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Trillium - Tectonic

After 8 years the release of “Alloy”, the debut album of Amanda Somerville's solo band Trillium, the three-petal flower band is now back with a new sophomore album “Tectonic”.

 

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A Tear Beyond - Humanitales

Goth industrial band A Tear Beyond was founded in 2008 in Vicenza, Italy. The band comes from the fusion of six elements with more than 15 years of musical experience. In 2012 their released their debut album “Beyond”, followed by a strong...

 

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Diamante - Coming In Hot

With iridescent sapphire hair, a show-stopping voice, runway-ready fashion swagger, and an empowering message, the Boston-raised and Los Angeles-based Mexican-Italian-American sonic heroine brings a new (and blue) fire to rock...

 

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Elvellon - Until Dawn

Elvellon is a young but promising German band, that will enrich the global Symphonic Metal scene. Formed in 2010 by Pascal Pannen and Martin Klüners, they met singer Nele Messerschmidt later the same year, and soon began to find their...

 

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GYZE - The Rising Dragon EP

Formed in 2009 in Sapporo, Japan, GYZE gained credence among many talented local artists. As a result, they were invited to Tokyo where they released their first EP in 2011. In 2012 the band took the second place in national Metal-Battle Finals in Japan organized by Wacken Open Air...

 

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After Forest - Act II & III

How would human react to it's own actions such as to usage of oil and plastic if they were used by some animal instead of human? Vaasa, Finland based After Forest wrote their first full length album around this theme...

 

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Annominus - The Architect

Annominus is a Danish rock band formed in 2009 with the goal of creating their own musical universe by taking the best of what they know and love from the rock and metal scene and adding their own personal touch to the mix...

 

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Kissin' Dynamite - Ecstasy

Started as a high-school band in 2007, Kissin Dynamite quickly became one of Germany’s most appreciated hard rock / heavy metal acts. Since their debut in 2008 with “Steel of Swabia” they have released four more albums...

 

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Panophobia - Demon Slaughter EP

The band Panophobia was formed late August 2013 in Norway by the screamer/vocalist Jostein and the guitarist Didrik. Later on they kind of re-hired the drummer Erlend...

 

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