Tag Archives: metal

Indominus – Legion Within

There’s nothing that excites a reviewer more than when a new band appears on the music scene with some fresh material. That can be said about Indominus, a death metal band hailing from Northern Ireland, forming at the beginning of 2016 and features members of the late ForChristSake. With such …

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Drakonis – As They Rot

It’s been a long day at the office, you get home, put your feet up and breathe a sigh of relief knowing that the day is over. While you are nice and relaxed you decide to put on some music, only instead of the soothing sounds of Mozart you are …

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Amaranthe – Maximalism

OK, cards on the table, I really like Amaranthe.  There I’ve said it.  Ever since coming across Within Temptation a decade or so ago I have had a soft spot for the the female fronted melodic death metal genre and with Maximalism. Amaranthe have managed to keep me hooked in it. With this …

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Sister Announces German Shows for November

Sister Announces German Shows for November They are back! The Swedish sleaze/punk influenced metal outfit known as SISTER, who hail from Stockholm, Sweden have been working hard during the last ten years earning the reputation of being one of the best live acts out there. After writing songs and being in …

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Chthonic Cult – I Am The Scourge Of Eternity

I am a huge fan of this one, I have a few issues with it but overall I like it. It is filled with dread and atmosphere perfect for what the band were aiming for. With its Lovecraftian and cultic overtones this is some stellar blackgaze. The first issue I …

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Sinsaenum – Echoes Of The Tortured

Sinsaenum is a blacker, more throwback super group than what we are used to from the brain of the King of super groups, Joey Jordison. Jordison, formerly of Slipknot and currently of Vimic has teamed up with Frédéric Leclercq, the bassist of Dragonforce, and Attila Csihar of Sunn O))) and the mighty Mayhem.  …

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Exist Immortal Unveil Video for ‘Follow Alone’ & Announce New Album Details

‘FOLLOW ALONE’ Official video revealed Debut single taken from their newly announced album Breathe Released October 28th  Live at Dingwalls – August 21st (with Agent Fresco, Zoax, Press To Meco & No Consequence) ALSO APPEARING AT EUROBLAST FESTIVAL October 2nd – Cologne, Germany “The songwriting clarity and melodic strength of …

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Lordi – Monstereophonic: Theaterror vs. Demonarchy

The sun, it’s turned black! The moon, it’s blood red! And the dead have risen and are walking the face of the Earth. Sorry to disappoint you folks but it’s not the apocalypse, it’s the aporockalypse and who is that leading the way? None other than the Finnish supermonsters Lordi …

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Mastodon – The Limelight 1, Belfast – 14th August 2016

Summer time. To some it’s about sun and holidays, to others it’s heading to festivals, enjoying music and getting muddy. Every year thousands gather to a field in Walton-on-Trent, England for the annual Bloodstock festival.  This year the festival attracted acts like Gojira, Slayer and Twisted Sister (for their final U.K. …

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XII Boar – Party on! Stream XII Boar’s Groovy New Album in Full Now!

XII BOAR Premiere New Album “Beyond The Valley Of The Triclops” in Full via Metal Hammer Today! 24 hours left until UK’s boogie metal troublemakers XII BOAR release their second effort “Beyond The Valley Of The Triclops”, yet the party has already started over at Metal Hammer with a full album premiere! …

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Lamb of God Reveal New Music Video for ‘Embers’

LAMB OF GOD REVEAL NEW MUSIC VIDEO FOR ‘EMBERS’, LATEST SINGLE FROM ‘VII: STURM UND DRANG’ Internationally-renowned metal band LAMB OF GOD released their latest Grammy-nominated album, ‘VII: Sturm Und Drang’ last Summer, earning the band their career-best chart positions around the world. The record includes the emotive anthem ‘Embers’, …

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Die No More To Release New EP “Destruction Complete”

Die No More To Release New EP “Destruction Complete” in September!   Cumbrian Metal Band Die No More are set to release brand new EP – DESTRUCTION COMPLETE Worldwide on Friday September 9th! Want it before September 9th? All you have to do is choose one of these options… 1 …

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Revocation Launches New Video for ‘Arbiters of the Apocalypse’

REVOCATION launches new video for ‘Arbiters of the Apocalypse’! After releasing their sixth full-length, ‘Great Is Our Sin‘, last week, REVOCATION is now launching a new video for the album track ‘Arbiters of The Apocalypse’! Directed by David Brodsky (davidsbrodsky.com) and produced by Allison Woest, the clip can be viewed at:metalblade.com/revocation and vimeo.com – where …

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Theories Divide – The Outcast

The first sip of a perfectly poured pint of Guinness. The choreography of Riverdance. Sheamus’ Brogue Kick. The clash of the ash. Whatever way you look at it, Ireland packs a serious punch. Theories Divide can safely add themselves to the list. Formed in Dublin in 2008, the quartet have been …

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Wild Throne Announce UK EP, Tour Dates, & Album Release

WILD THRONE ANNOUNCE UK RELEASE OF ‘BLOOD MAKER’ EP & UK TOUR DATES IN JULY ALBUM ‘HARVEST OF DARKNESS’ FOLLOWS IN SEPTEMBER Wild Throne craft music that is as hard to describe as it is exciting to listen to. The hard-hitting and versatile Pacific Northwest metal trio offer up an …

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(hed) p.e To Release New Studio Album ‘Forever’

U.S. G-Punks (hed) p.e Return With New Studio Album ‘Forever’ (hed) p.e’s tenth studio album ‘Forever!’ is released 22nd July 2016 via Pavement Entertainment. Pre-Order: http://bit.ly/1VZqNuM Since 1994 (hed)p.e. has been turning heads with their brand of original and unique music. The band has been called everything from rock, metal, punk, …

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Raining Blood: Horror In Metal – The Ultimate Playlist

Are you the janitor that’s always killed off first? Is your house so haunted, even Yvette Fielding won’t come for a sleepover? Do you struggle to run fast enough to outwit your zombie pursuers? Halloween’s just around the corner(!) and it’s about time we addressed what would feature on the …

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Dead By Wednesday Premiere “Live Again” Music Video

Dead By Wednesday Premiere “Live Again” Music Video Featuring Brian Fair from Shadoows Fall   US metal act DEAD BY WEDNESDAY released the new song and music video, “Live Again” featuring Brian Fair of Shadows Fall. The track is taken from the forthcoming album ‘The Darkest of Angels‘, out in May/June on David Ellefson‘s (Megadeth) EMP Label Group – (USA) eOne …

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Incite Stream New Album ‘Oppression’

Incite Stream New Album ‘Oppression’ Arizona metal beasts, INCITE are set to release their brutal new album, ‘Oppression’, on April 22nd via Minus Head Records.  Five days later, the band join headliners DevilDriver on a major US tour.  To preview the album’s release and the dates, INCITE are streaming their …

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