ALBUMS

SILENT IMAGES – Silent Images

Silent Images is an international band from southern Sweden, which encompasses members from Argentina, Bolivia and Singapore. Drawing influences that range from Dream Theater to Opeth, the group proves that progressive technicality prevails through musicianship and virtuosity. The self-titled release is a precursor to the full length concept album that will be based on Batman: Knightfall and the Arkham game series. That alone is enough to grab interest in anyone. The release is three conceptual tracks that draw together the styles of […]

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CACOTOPIA – Inhuman Agitation

When two creative minds get together and take black metal to a whole new realm, it could be named Cacotopia. The duo are back again to follow up their 2009 demo with the release of their debut full length Inhuman Agitation. The album is a brilliant blend of progressive meets black metal. It is not your usual black metal music that many may be used to being that it is not just straight forward audial assault but more of a […]

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FORESHADOW Begin Recording New Album

Extreme Metal band FORESHADOW will begin the recording process for their third release on January 18th, 2015 at Red Room Recorders (www.redroomrecorders.com) in Tampa, Florida (U.S.). The album entitled “Ashes of Forgotten Gods” will be produced by Chris Brickman, who has worked on notable releases from Obituary & Lacuna Coil. A 2015 release is expected, but no date has been confirmed at this time. FORESHADOW originating from Tampa, Florida (U.S.) have been blending the core Metal genres of Death Metal, […]

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Relapse Records Announces 25th Anniversary Plans

Renowned independent metal label Relapse Records will be celebrating it’s 25th anniversary throughout 2015. Originally founded by Matthew Jacobson in 1990, the label quickly became one of the most celebrated and influential independent labels in heavy music history. The label has big plans for the monumental anniversary including numerous special releases, events and partnerships all year long. Founder Matt Jacobson commented on the occasion: “In 1990 I started Relapse as a teenager in my parents’ basement. It was a dream […]

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KARYN CRISIS’ GOSPEL OF THE WITCHES Signs To Century Media Records

KARYN CRISIS is a name worthy of more praise and attention. While select circles of people know and appreciate her prior vocals with the critically-acclaimed CRISIS from 1993-2006, many are still naive to her influence and impact. This demure girl raged harder than many men, slugging it out with impactful live performances at hardcore and metal shows, screaming often times like a demon, other times singing like an angel. She led the way and has become an influence for female-fronted […]

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LORD DYING Post In-Studio Video From Poisoned Altars Recording Sessions

Portland, Oregon’s LORD DYING will release their new album entitled Poisoned Altars, January 27, 2015 (1/26 for UK/World and 1/24 for Germany/Benelux/Finland) via Relapse Records. Poisoned Altars was recorded with Toxic Holocaust’s Joel Grind (Black Tusk) at Audiosiege Studios in Portland, OR. Poisoned Altars is direct result of the relentless work the band put in the past 18 months grinding it out on the road touring non-stop with the likes of Red Fang, Black Tusk, Corrosion of Conformity, Valient Thorr […]

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TRIPTYKON Debut New Video and Announce Tour

On the eve of returning to the stage in their native Switzerland after an absence of more than two years, and two weeks before embarking on a tour of Europe with At The Gates, Swiss avant-garde extreme metal act TRIPTYKON are debuting a new visualization of a song off their acclaimed second album, Melana Chasmata. See the video for the album’s opening track, “Tree Of Suffocating Souls”, here: http://www.muzu.tv/triptykon/tree-of-suffocating-souls-official-video-video/2318309/ The video was directed by Philipp Hirsch (who previously worked with […]

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ARCH ENEMY Welcomes Jeff Loomis As Their New Guitarist

Metal icons ARCH ENEMY are proud to announce that guitar legend Jeff Loomis (ex-NEVERMORE) will be joining their ranks for their upcoming European tour which kicks off November 26, as well as all future tours in 2015. Jeff Loomis states: “I’m very excited to be playing with ARCH ENEMY. Michael Amott and I have stayed in contact over the years since we toured together when I was playing in NEVERMORE. Not only do I admire his guitar playing and songwriting, […]