Hate reveals details for new album, ‘Auric Gates of Veles’; launches first single, “Sovereign Sanctity”

On June 14th, Hate will release their 11th full-length, Auric Gates of Veles, via Metal Blade Records. For a preview of Auric Gates of Veles, the first single, “Sovereign Sanctity”can be heard at: metalblade.com/hate – where the record can also be pre-ordered in the following formats: -jewelcase-CD -limited edition digipak-CD (EU exclusive – includes 2 bonus tracks) -180g black vinyl (EU…

Berserker- Amon Amarth’s Triumphant Album

As the viking ship landed, Amon Amarth rushed out of it bringing hammering thunder, and melodies to our ears; soon after their long American tour the band delivered yet another incredible battle requiem. Amon Amarth, the gods of melodic death metal will unleash their 11th full length album, Berserker, on May 3rd via Metal Blade Records.…

Abnormality launches new single, “A Catastrophic and Catalyzing Event”

On May 10th, Abnormality will release their third full-length, Sociopathic Constructs, via Metal Blade Records. For a preview of Sociopathic Constructs, the new single, “A Catastrophic and Catalyzing Event” A video for the first single, “Curb Stomp” (directed by David Brodsky // www.davidsbrodsky.com), can be viewed now at: https://metalblade.com/abnormality/ – where the album can also be pre-ordered in the following formats: –jewelcase-CD…

Allegaeon’s Riley McShane Delivers a Great insight on Apoptosis

In the proximity of Allegaeon’s new upcoming assault titled Apoptosis, we release a one-on- one chat with vocalist, and friend Riley McShane. In this interview we discussed topics about the metal genre, how the band and Greg Burgess decided to do a few more clean singing notes. Also, how the introductory song, “Parthenogenesis” was written.…

Allegaeon reveals details for new album, ‘Apoptosis’; launches video for new single, “Stellar Tidal Disruption”

On April 19th, Allegaeon will release their new album, Apoptosis, via Metal Blade Records. A near-perfect symbiosis of technical, progressive, and melodic death metal, Apoptosis is a record that is as crushingly heavy as it is inventive, lithe and intelligent, and marks a significant leap forward in the band’s songwriting. To watch the video for the first single, “Stellar Tidal…

Ensiferum: Two Paths, a Folk Death Metal Trek

After four years,  Ensiferum returned to the states and is currently touring with Greek metal purveyors Septicflesh and death metal brutalizers Arsis. The end of the line is coming quite fast, as the tour is over in two days, but on January 21st these three acts demonstrated on stage their might. Arsis headed by James…