Band Interview: Exmortus

As you can see from the date published of this article, today is Thursday, January 21, 2016. Tonight, at the St. Louis, MO venue Fubar, Los Angeles, California technical death thrashers Exmortus are scheduled to perform as openers, along with Cauldron, for Enforcer and Warbringer (also featuring local act Stormcaller). On September 15, 2015, Damnation Magazine…

Band Interview: Holy Grail

Matt Albers Musical styles, sounds, and their corresponding scenes hardly ever remain consistent and untouched. New trends come and old trends go. Bands fixed into a specific genre lucky enough to maintain a strong fan base don’t have to consider breaking up or risk some kind of musical expansion or experimentation in order to continue. But just as new styles are…

Band Interview: Byzantine

Matt Albers For music fans, there are few experiences more impactful than discovering a band. Like all discoveries, it can feel even more important and memorable when they are found in an unlikely place of origin. On the opposite end, few things are can be harder for music fans to take than when a favorite…

Official Video: Moonspell – Extinct, European and US Tour Dates

  “Extinct” that’s what the brand new album by Portuguese Gothic Metal pioneers MOONSPELL is entitled, recently released via Napalm Records. The album has already entered the charts in Portugal at #1. To celebrate this new release the band will hit all over Europe now and will continue on to the USA this May alongside Septicflessh.The band has now unveiled…

Psycroptic to release Self-Titled album through Prosthetic Records

Lauded as “one of the best technical death metal bands in the world” (MetalSucks), the Tasmanian groupPSYCROPTIC will release their self-titled Prosthetic debut on March 10. Watch their music video for the new song “Cold,” filmed by Wilson Bambrick (Deafheaven, Black Breath, Title Fight), now on YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bquz9LScP3E) or streaming above! “Cold” is now available for digital download via…

Scale the Summit to release a new album this summer

Progressive instrumentalists SCALE THE SUMMIT have begun recording their fifth album, expected to be released via Prosthetic Records this summer. The band will spend the next few weeks tracking new soundscapes of “thrilling, expansive, technical prog” (Prog Magazine) that will serve as the follow-up to their Billboard-charting, critically acclaimed 2013 release, “The Migration.” Further details will be…