Irish atmospheric doom/sludge band Soothsayer have come up with a majestic album that takes the best elements of doom and sludge metal and creates something truly impactful and moving. There’s a kind of intensity in their generally soothing music that’s rare in the style, echoing the sentiment of mother nature finally lashing back at us all after being subjected to the ill-treatment doled out by the humans for years and years. The official video can be streamed on both Bandcamp […]
Celtic folk metal bringers Cruachan have confirmed that they have parted ways with multi-instrumentalist John Ryan and guitarist Kieran Ball, who have been with the band since 2004 and 2012 respectively. Full statement from the mainman and founding member Keith Fay can be read below. A message from frontman Keith Fay: “Keith here, it’s a sad day in the Cruachan camp. Both John and Kieran have decided to call it a day with Cruachan. There are numerous reasons they’ve made […]
Irish one-man band, Fleshwolf has teamed up with Vadim Chernyshov, a professional drummer living in Norway, for this lockdown collaboration of the classic Sepultura song Troops of doom. It is available to watch on Youtube now.
Originally from Germany but now residing in Ireland, Khôra are a atmospheric black metal project formed in 2013 and have prepared ourselves for the debut full-length from Soulseller Records titled Timaeus. Musically, they incorporate many structures and different subgenres of music including traditional black metal, death metal and infusing both symphonic and progressive metal tones which makes the album not only unique but extremely creative. From the wonderfully detailed album artwork, magnificent musicianship, atmospheric, and beautifully made tracks displayed here, […]
Irish death/doom metal act Mourning Beloveth are currently in the Skyhammer Studio recording material for a very special release. Stay tuned for more news regarding the release, because this is just the beginning. The band’s latest release was their 2015 album Rust & Bone.
Irish death doom metallers Mourning Beloveth were supposed to play a concert in the Belgian town of Westerlo with support from Marche Funèbre. Unfortunately, it has been cancelled, due to problems with the promoter. The band explained: “Unfortunately due to a lack of faith in the original promoter answering emails, much less promoting the show or fulfilling our contract, our planned show later this month in Belgium with our comrades Marche Funèbre has been cancelled. Our sincerest apologies to anyone […]
The Blessing Way is a symphonic black metal band from Galway, Ireland with some death metal and Gothic metal influence thrown into their signature sound. Eight years after their debut EP titled In the Spine of a Cloud, the Irish group returns with their first full length titled From Empty Plates We Dine which features heavy use of Gothic inspired piano work, intricate and melodic guitar riffs and on point drum patterns and transitions. The tempo changes and fluid transitions […]
Ireland’s death/doom metallers Mourning Beloveth have today unveiled the first new music from their upcoming sixth album, Rust & Bone. The clip is an edited version of the track “Godether,” and is taken from the new album, due out on January 22nd, 2016, via Ván Records. Don’t miss the opportunity to hear it over here!
GOD IS AN ASTRONAUT hailing from Glen of the Downs, Ireland, just announced their worldwide signing with Napalm Records! Helios/Erebus is their latest musical creation, released this year, but they will also soon begin working on new songs for their next record. Here is what Torsten Kinsella has to say about their upcoming plans with Napalm Records: “We are happy to announce that we have signed with Napalm Records. This will help our music to reach a much larger audience worldwide. […]
On November 14th, 2014 Northern Ireland Crossover / Thrash band ACID AGE released their debut full length album “Drone Shark Ethics” through the German Label WITCHES BREW. The tracking for the drums on “Drone Shark Ethics” were recorded at the home studio owned by legendary punk rock vocalist Buck Defect (The Defects). The album also features a guest appearance by Felix Griffin (Ex-D.R.I and BAT) on the closing track. Being heavily rooted in 1980’s style Thrash Metal and mixing in […]