Shortly before Swedish death metal legends, Unleashed, release their new studio album, No Sign Of Life (November 12 via Napalm Records), the Einherjar legions of Asgard release their third single, “You Are The Warrior!”, talking about struggles in the life of a true warrior.
This is another musical weapon in trademark Unleashed fashion - true old school death metal, transferring Viking values into modernity.
British grindcore pioneers NAPALM DEATH have released a music video for the song "Contagion". The clip, which was directed by Marc Nickel and Ljuba Generalova, can be seen below.
NAPALM DEATH frontman Mark "Barney" Greenway stated: "Although we can only hope to provide a snapshot in four minutes, what we wanted to try to illustrate with the 'Contagion' video is how difficult it has been made to do something as fundamental as moving freely as a human being.
Black metal legends Cradle Of Filth have checked in with the following update:
"We have once again teamed up with Rockabilia.com, to release these special limited edition screen printed posters by Australian artist Rhys Cooper (Studio Seppuku).
This is Rhys’ hauntingly beautiful reimaging of the artwork to COF’s second album – 1996’s Dusk And Her Embrace
Polish death metal legends Vader have announced the United Titans Tour 2022 with Marduk for the UK, kicking off on January 6th in London.
The band has issued the following statement:
"Vadermaniax! It's a huge pleasure to announce Umnited Titans Tour 2022 organized together with Massive Music and our friends form Marduk! This time we answer the call of UK and Ireland.
In less than a month, the newest addition to the Hypocrisy catalog, Worship, will be released via Nuclear Blast Records. Today, the band releases the animated music video for the third single, "Children Of The Gray".
Peter Tägtgren comments, "Costin Chioreanu did an amazing job with his drawings. He illustrated my words perfectly. If we don’t take care of this planet, we will lose it to the 'Children Of The Gray'. The music couldn’t be more Hypocrisy epic feeling to it. Enjoy."
In 2021, the Greek/Swedish melodic death metal stars Nightrage return with the final part in their trilogy of albums (The Venomous, Wolf To Man) and now complete with their upcoming album, Abyss Rising.
An album that is the band's vision of mankind living in its own hell - a hell it has created through the destruction of the planet. Inspired in part by Dante's Inferno, the album explores man’s continual destruction of the world we live in until the abyss opens up to consume all before it.
Sweden's classic death metal unit Centinex has revealed the cover artwork and tracklistling for their upcoming new EP titled The Pestilence. Agonia Records will release The Pestilence on April 1st, 2022.
The Pestilence adds five raging compositions to the deathly metallic annals of Centinex, which hold a wealth of reputable installments since 1990. The songs serve as a bridge between the band's latest offering from last year, Death In Pieces
Rock and metal music have always been a haven for those who have bigger stories to tell; who have grander emotions to convey.
For more than thirty years, Finnish figureheads Amorphis have done their best to carve their very own niche in heartfelt yet aggressive, melancholic yet soothing tunes. On Halo, their staggering fourteenth studio effort, the Finns underline their trailblazing status as one of the most original, culturally relevant, and rewarding acts ever to emerge from the land of the thousand lakes.
Due to personal reasons, Decrepit Birth's vocalist Bill Robinson has decided to take an extended hiatus from the band. Stepping in will be Mac Smith (Krosis, Alterbeast).
The long-running death metallers are currently working on their next album and planning tours for next year. Comments the band: "We have some big news to share. Our vocalist Bill Robinson has decided to take an extended hiatus from the band.