Aeon guitarist Ronnie Björnström working on debut Abhorrent Decimation album

Today, London based death metal newcomers Abhorrent Decimation announce they are working with Ronnie Björnström of Enhanced Audio Productions (Garageland Studios, Sweden) on the bands highly anticipated debut album. Following the success of the bands debut EP Infected Celestial Utopia via Cold Birth Records, numerous shows across the UK including a tour with Hour of Penance … Continue reading Aeon guitarist Ronnie Björnström working on debut Abhorrent Decimation album

Scandelion announced as replacement for Ex Libris at Valkyrian Festival 2014

Epic symphonic doom metal unit Scandelion have been announced to replace Ex Libris as the headliners of this year's Valkyrian Festival. Ex Libris pulled out from the festival this month due to the departure of drummer Eelco Van Der Meer. Scandelion will be performing at the Valkyrian Festival on Sunday 23rd November, with support from … Continue reading Scandelion announced as replacement for Ex Libris at Valkyrian Festival 2014

Band of the Day: Celestial Wish

Daniel Carpenter is one half of Celestial Wish, being the guitarist and orchestral composer. The other half of the combo is Saneeta Ram who writes the lyrics and then sings them remarkably well indeed. The band's name does sound kind of gothic/symphonic metal-y and this indeed ties up with their actual output. I've only heard … Continue reading Band of the Day: Celestial Wish

Ashes of Moon sign with Wormholedeath Records

Wormholedeath is proud to announce the signing of Austrian melodic Death Metal band Ashes Of Moon. Their album The Darkness Where The Past Lay Sleeping will be released this winter. Ashes Of Moon was founded by bassist and vocalist Matthias Fibrich and guitarist Michael Sägmüller in winter 2009 at their home town Bruck an der Mur, located … Continue reading Ashes of Moon sign with Wormholedeath Records

Powercake added to Northern Symphony Festival bill

Northern Symphony Festival, the UK's first ever symphonic metal festival, is set to take place on 4th April at The Venue in Selby. Already confirmed for the bill are doomsters Scandelion and cybernetic metal duo Quietus. Recently announced to join them at the UK's first ever symphonic metal festival are southern power metallers and lovers … Continue reading Powercake added to Northern Symphony Festival bill

Progressive thrash act Alitor release debut album

Serbian Progressive Thrash Metal band Alitor have released their debut full length album titled Eternal Depression through German metal label Witches Brew. Eternal Depression was recorded at Citadela Sound Production Studio & contains eight tracks of 80's Bay Area style Metal with a technical and progressive edge. Alitor will be out on tour this November in support of … Continue reading Progressive thrash act Alitor release debut album