Category Archives: New Music

Stream Opeth’s ‘Pale Communion’ now!

Posted by on August 19, 2014

It took a false start, but finally Opeth’s Pale Communion will be released next week (26). It’s a stunning progression of their Heritage material, both darker and slightly heavier, but still very ’70s prog-rocky. If you’re only a fan of My Arms, Your Hearse-era Opeth, you’re not going to like this much. However, the fans that have stuck around […]

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Album premiere: Stream Halcyon Way’s ‘Conquer’

Posted by on August 19, 2014

Over the course of three albums, Atlanta quintet Halcyon Way have been building up a name for themselves in the progressive metal scene. The band have built up a European following thanks to separate tours with Fozzy and Delain, have collaborated with Pamela Moore (“Sister Mary” of Queensryche’s Operation Mindcrime), and most recently, toured with […]

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Listen to a NSFW stream of Electric Wizard’s ‘SadioWitch’

Posted by on August 19, 2014

Electric Wizard will be releasing their eighth album, Time to Die, on September 30th. You’ve already gotten a chance to listen to “I am Nothing,” an epic 11:30 long doomy jam that’s in no hurry to hook you, which is why it did almost immediately. The next song to be released from the album, “SadioWitch,” is […]

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New & Noteworthy, August 19th – Against the World

Posted by on August 19, 2014

Last week’s release list wouldn’t have convinced anyone of this, but this week’s new albums truly prove that metal is a worldwide unifying force that brings together music fans from everywhere. Topping the list is one of the biggest international bands of the past three decades, with a catalog of enough metal hits to fill […]

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Cavalera Conspiracy say ‘Banzai’ with new song

Posted by on August 18, 2014

The Cavaleras sure are busy these days. You already know Richie Cavalera has another Incite album coming out, because we just premiered a song last week. But his dad Max is even busier. Just last year, Soulfly released their ninth album, but along with Killer be Killed, Max has found some time to make another […]

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