From the opening of the first track of “Mourn The Southern Skies”, listeners are reminded immediately just what Exhorder is exactly through the spitting rage “My Time” forces upon their ears. It is evident that the anger remains prevalent, with perhaps a different point of view that younger men could not possibly have understood on earlier albums.
Author: Cristoffer Eriksson
This was the song that started it all. The perfect representation of most of the elements that form our music: melody, technique, a simple song structure, guitar/keyboard leads and speed. Lyrically, it’s about my beliefs in the universe and the ability we have to harness its power.
„Recordead Live – Sextourcism In Z7“ is a precious treasure chest that does not only feature the whole show of last year’s evening at Z7 but also includes exclusive bonus material like music clips and an extensive documentary.
“Silverseal“ is an epic song with a catchy melody, taken off “Reader Of The Runes – Divination”. It comes with a visually stunning music video that the band filmed in the geothermal springs in Tuscany.
This autumn marks the 30th anniversary of the Treat album “Organized Crime”. This will be celebrated through an unforgettable evening at home in Stockholm, on October 26 at Fryshuset Klubben.
Frontman Ricky Warwick comments: “‘Ain’t The End Of The World’ is trademark BLACK STAR RIDERS. Showcasing the dual guitars of Christian Martucci and Scott Gorham perfectly. It’s a song of hope, positivity and seeing the light at the end of a dark tunnel in a world of uncertainty.”
Polish black metal band Batushka released their sophomore album “Hospodi” through Metal Blade Records on July 12th.
“If you’re a shameless narcissist, watch out! Our new video release deals with just that type. ‘Self Important Shithead’ is a parody of what we’ve become as we portray a false image to the world with our smartphones, and is shot guerrilla style in real New York City settings while pissing off real New Yorkers. It’s a 57 second blast of hardcore punk fury directed by The Jerry Farley and we’re blasting all shitheads who forsake social cues for social media!”
The fourth album trailer has now been released, in which they discuss the importance of putting their music into context and why Verdun plays a key role in “The Great War”.
The US band Edge of Paradise will be the opening act along with the melodic Finnish band Temple of Balls.
RAM reveals details for “The Throne Within” along with lyric video for “Ravnfell”, featuring Alan Averill of Primordial
“It is unmistakable RAM, there are fast songs, heavy songs, mid-tempo and slower tempos as well. There’s melody and there’s grit. The arrangements are recognizable but some may be unorthodox,” states founding guitarist Harry Granroth.
“Fiesta Y Copas” is the new single from the German metal veterans, featuring a guest appearance by Ronnie Romero of Rainbow.
Hansi Kürsch comments: “The cover artwork by Gyula Havancsák just perfectly fits our upcoming project and I think it’s a true masterpiece. Gulya’s love for details is incredible and his ability to see behind complex stories and reproduce them in art is amazing.”
“Heroes of the Dawn” is the first glimpse of the album “Wanderers”. Epic melodies take the listener into an unknown world in which symphonic metal reigns. A captivating chorus gives the listener hope for more and awakens anticipation for Wanderers.
The Italian metal icons has now announced that their new album “Black Anima” will be released on October 11th. Lacuna Coil will also be playing some more festival shows in summer and will be on extended European tour together with Swiss Folk Metal band Eluveitie and their friends in Infected Rain.
Blue Öyster Cult signs with Frontiers. Studio album, live albums and re-issues to follow. Live dates announced!
“The current band is GREAT and has never been recorded other than the live concerts, so we feel now is the time for new songs to be written and recorded. About half of the songs for the new record exist and the rest will be finished during the process,” adds Buck Dharma. A new studio album is expected to be released from the band in 2020. Fans can also expect to see remastered reissues.