Advent 2021: Avatar – “Construction of Souls”

We usually limit ourselves to a song each day, but there are so many damn seasonal tracks this year that we're just going to cram in as many as we can this year! In festive spirit, Avatar are bringing Christmas to metal with new single "Construction of Souls". Now, the heavy metal'n'roll dark madcap visionaries … Continue reading Advent 2021: Avatar – “Construction of Souls”

Video Premiere: Svartsot – “Liden Kirst”

Fresh from being signed to Mighty Music, Danish folk metal purveyors Svartsot will release the first digital single and official video from their forthcoming album on December 3rd. And, what a way to start showing music from Kumbl! "Liden Kirsten" is a catchy traditional anthem which the nordic six-piece re-worked to make their own. One … Continue reading Video Premiere: Svartsot – “Liden Kirst”

Symbolical to release first part of 3-part EP series on 25th December

Mystic death metallers Symbolical - feat. Dariusz “Daray” Brzozowski - will release their new EP Igne on December 25th, which is the first part of a three-EP series. Musically, Igne is a continuation of the death metal sound Symbolical carved out on their first two full-length albums Collapse in Agony and Allegory of Death. Igne … Continue reading Symbolical to release first part of 3-part EP series on 25th December

Sertraline launch public search for new singer

Following the (amicable) departure of frontwoman Lizzie Parry, Northern progressive / melodic metallers Sertraline are opening up the search for their new vocalist. Guitarists Tom Wilson and Mike Hawkings and drummer Si Douglas are looking for someone to fill Lizzie's considerable shoes. For anyone who thinks they are up to the job - here are … Continue reading Sertraline launch public search for new singer

Advent 2021: Plum Project – “Prepare for Christmas Day” (in aid of Cancer Research)

We usually limit ourselves to a song each day, but there are so many damn seasonal tracks this year that we're just going to cram in as many as we can this year! Charity singles, of course, get even more special-er treatment... "Prepare for Christmas Day" is a one-off single from Plum who has started … Continue reading Advent 2021: Plum Project – “Prepare for Christmas Day” (in aid of Cancer Research)

Video Premiere: Giant Walker – “Optophobia”

Giant Walker are a heavy progressive Rock band from Newcastle, UK. We are in no way biased toward them due to them being from God's Own Country. At all. Honest. After individually relocating 300 miles to further develop their craft, the Geordie quartet was coincidentally born in the South, bound together by their northern heritage … Continue reading Video Premiere: Giant Walker – “Optophobia”