The Misanthrope – Supersession

With the proliferation of music via the Internet, it’s doubtful that the classification of genres as firm barriers between styles of music has no more place. It would behoove all of us to accept a more elastic view of what was ultimately always meant to be nothing more than a…

Protest The Hero Release Video For ‘Mist’

There was many a teary eye in Newfoundland Tuesday as progressive metal outfit Protest the Hero released the much-anticipated ‘Mist’ music video, which serves as a tribute to the island. The Whitby, Ontario natives reportedly fell in love with the tiny Maritime province after their first visit, in which they…

Belphegor Stream New Album, Conjuring The Dead

If you’ve been following recent metal news you may have heard about Belphegor releasing their devastating new slab of blackened death metal, Conjuring the Dead, this past Tuesday. Nuclear Blast decided to take the ultimate promotional leap and put the entire album on their YouTube channel to stream. Check out…

Decapitated Post Official Standalone Stream Of New Track

Last week, Polish tech death/groove metal legends Decapitated unveiled ‘The Blasphemous Psalm To The Dummy God Creation’ (what?), the first new song from their hotly anticipated upcoming record Blood Mantra exclusively via Daniel P. Carter’s BBC’s Radio 1 Rock Show. I’m sure everyone who cares about Decapitated waded through the…

White Arms Of Athena Complete New Album

Heavy Blog favorites White Arms of Athena have at long last wrapped up new album recording sessions with producer Kurt Ballou (Converge) at God City Studios! It’s been a difficult three year wait since their debut album Astrodrama, which effectively combined the modern prog sensibilities of Between the Buried and…

Meshuggah Reissuing I, Will Include Bonus Track

That’s right ladies and gentlemen, your dreams are no longer safe. The nightmarish and monstrous I, one of the most disturbing albums I know, is being reissued to continue celebrations of Meshuggah’s 25 year anniversary. Not only that, but the track will be remastered and the issued will include two live tracks and a…