Swedish extreme tech-metal pioneers Meshuggah have announced they will perform a handful of special U.S. headlining dates with The Black Dahlia Murder this Spring to add to the four U.S. festivals previously announced.
At long last, here is my Best of 2018. My criteria is simple: These are the albums that I listened to the most during the past year, had the biggest impact and that I'm still listening to now!
Behemoth have premiered their new official music video for “Ecclesia Diabolica Catholica,” taken from the band’s new album, "I Loved You At Your Darkest." Watch the video inside!
Behemoth’s recent intimate set from The House Of Strombo is now available to watch in full. The band were guests on the long-running Strombo Show, which is hosted by Canadian radio presenter George Stroumboulopoulos – and the intense and intimate seven-song performance was filmed and can be watched inside.
UK's legendary extreme metal icons Cradle Of Filth will return to North America once again in support of their latest album “Cryptoriana - The Seductiveness of Decay.” For the second leg of their North American onslaught, the band has enlisted industrial/metal shock rocker Wednesday 13 as well as theatrical metal new comers Raven Black. See tour dates... Continue Reading →
Myrkur, a.k.a. Danish multi-instrumentalist Amalie Bruun, has announced the forthcoming release of a new EP, "Juniper," set for December 7th, and offered up a lush, stirring video for the record's title track. Shot on 16mm film, the clip combines a wide-eyed and in-your-face performance by Bruun, woven into scenes featuring a small, blonde girl in... Continue Reading →
Review by Jeff Maki ----- Finnish band Wolfheart's debut album, "Constellation of the Black Light," should put the extreme metal scene on notice. With one hand in the bucket of primitive black metal, Viking metal and melodic death of the late '90s, and another grasping a bouquet of romantic doom, not only is the musicianship... Continue Reading →
Behemoth has released another single and video, "Bartzabel" from its upcoming album "I Loved You At Your Darkest" – due out October 5th via Metal Blade Records (North America) / Nuclear Blast (Europe). The song itself is a departure from past Behemoth material and reminds me of Danzig "How the Gods Kill" material. Watch the... Continue Reading →
It doesn’t get more blasphemous than this,” declares Behemoth mastermind Nergal, about the band’s upcoming album, "I Loved You At Your Darkest" – due out October 5th via Metal Blade Records (North America) / Nuclear Blast (Europe). While it certainly seems an unlikely title for a black metal band, its origin might surprise fans even... Continue Reading →