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Copenhagen Metal Fest 2021

This is the sophomore edition of Copenhagen Metal Fest, which debuted two years ago with a focus on promoting the Danish metal scene - at least for the time being. It's organized and run by our counterparts in the Danish magazine Heavymetal.dk, so plenty of expertise into the bells and whistles of what makes Danish metal fans tick is a guarantee. Indeed, this experience shows throughout the lineup. Pretty much the entire spectrum of metal is represented here from the murkiest of black metal and symphonic metal to the most modern o...

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Mustasch unleashes new single: "Destroyer Paranoia"

Posted by AP on 21/10/21

Uppsala, Sweden-born hard rock group Mustasch have unleashed a new single called “Destroyer Paranoia”, which you can listen to below. It is expected to offer the first taste of the follow-up to their 2019 album “Killing It for Life”, though no details regarding that have been shared as of yet.


Danish fans may be interested in the band’s headlining concert at Kulturbolaget in Malmö on January 21st, tickets for which can be purchased here for 395 SEK (+ fees). For more information, see the official Facebook event.


Twilight Force reveals new dates in 2023 for postponed European tour

Posted by AP on 21/10/21

The Swedish symphonic power metal crew Twilight Force have revealed the new dates for their previously postponed European tour with Silver Bullet — these are listed below.


The Danish stop at Templet in Lyngby will now take place on January 20th, 2023, and if you already bought a ticket for either of the original dates, it remains valid. There are also more tickets available for purchase here for 140 DKK (+ fees), while further details can be found in the official Facebook event.


January 20th - Templet, Lyngby, DEN

January 21st - Bastard, Osnabrück, GER

January 22nd - Effenaar KZ, Eindhoven, NLD

January 24th - Rebellion, Manchester, UK

January 25th - Audio, Glasgow, UK

January 26th - Underworld, London, UK

January 27th - Backstage by the Mill, Paris, FRA

January 28th - MS Connexion Complex, Mannheim, GER

January 30th - Rockpalast, Bochum, GER

January 31st - MTC, Cologne, GER

February 01st - Rock n’Eat, Lyon, FRA

February 04th - Legend, Milan, ITA

February 05th - Backstage Halle, Munich, GER

February 06th - Orto Bar, Ljubljana, SVN

February 08th - Barba Negra, Budapest, HUN

February 09th - Storm, Prague, CZE

February 10th - MusikZentrum, Hannover, GER

February 11th - Frannz, Berlin, GER


Twilight Force released their latest studio album “Dawn of the Dragonstar” via Nuclear Blast in 2019, and you can check out a lyric video for the track “Night of Winterlight” off it below.


When The Deadbolt Breaks to release new album in November

Posted by AP on 21/10/21

When The Deadbolt Breaks — the psychedelic rock / doom metal hybrid from Lebanon, CT — will release their new album “As Hope Valley Burns - Eulogy” through Argonauta Records on November 26th. It includes these songs:


01. “The Evil”

02. “The Hanged Woman”

03. “Awakening”

04. “The Crushing Weight of the Sun”

05. “So Lost Are We”


Pre-orders for all formats can be found here, and in case you missed it earlier this year, you can watch the official music video for the lead single “The Crushing Weight of the Sun” below.


Pyrexia announces new album: "Gravitas Maximus"

Posted by AP on 21/10/21

New York City, NY’s brutal death metal veterans Pyrexia will release a new album titled “Gravitas Maximus” through Unique Leader on December 10th. It is built from these tracks:


01. “We Are Many”

02. “Apostles to the Grave”

03. “The Day the Earth Shook (Survival of the Fittest)”

04. “Pawn to King”

05. “Art of Infamy”

06. “Rule of 2”

07. “Bludgeoned by Deformity”

08. “Gravitas Maximus”


You can inspect the artwork and pre-order the record on a format of your choosing here, and then check out a lyric video for the first single “Pawn to King” below.


Confusion Master unveils "Viking X" music video

Posted by AP on 21/10/21

Confusion Master have unveiled the official music video for their new song “Viking X” through Metal Injection, and you can watch it below. It appears on the Rostock, Germany-based doom / stoner metal ensemble’s forthcoming record “Haunted”, which is set to be released by Exile on Mainstream on November 19th and the details of which were posted in our earlier news story.


Bodysnatcher drops music video for "Absolved of the Strings and Stone"

Posted by AP on 21/10/21

Melbourne, FL-based deathcore unit Bodysnatcher have dropped a new video single titled “Absolved of the Strings and Stone” online below. It offers a taste of their new full-length, which is set to arrive through MNRK Heavy in the coming months, with more details still pending.


Danish fans can look forward to watching the band live at Gimle in Roskilde on February 22nd as part of a package co-headlined by Carnifex and Chelsea Grin, and also featuring Varials and The Convalescence on the bill. Tickets for the show are available for purchase via the venue’s website for 225 DKK (+ fees), while further information can be sourced from the official Facebook event.


The concert is part of a larger European tour, the full itinerary for which can be found in our dates section.


So Hideous to release "None but a Pure Heart Can Sing" in December

Posted by AP on 21/10/21

New York City, NY’s post-metal group So Hideous (whose line-up includes The Number Twelve Looks Like You’s drummer Michael Kadnar and bassist DJ Scully) have revealed December 03rd to be the official release date for their new album “None but a Pure Heart Can Sing”. The effort, which is their first since 2015’s “Laurestine”, will be issued through Prosthetic Records and consists of the following tracks:


01. “Souvenir (Echo)”

02. “The Emerald Pearl”

03. “Intermezzo”

04. “Motorik Visage”

05. “From Now (Til the Time We’re Still)”


You can check out the artwork and pre-order the record on a format of your choosing here, and then watch the official music video for the lead single “The Emerald Pearl” below.


Thrown release first video single: "grayout"

Posted by AP on 21/10/21

The new Swedish metallic hardcore band Thrown — who feature Humanity’s Last Breath & Vildhjarta’s drummer Buster Odeholm, plus the former Grieved vocalist Marcus Lundqvist among their ranks — have released their first single “grayout” and you can check it out via its official music video below. The track is expected to feature on their eventual début album for Arising Empire, the details of which are, however, yet to be revealed.


The Darkness premieres "It's Love, Jim" music video

Posted by AP on 21/10/21

Lowestoft, United Kingdom-born glam rock icons The Darkness have premiered the official music video for “It’s Love, Jim” — one of the tracks off their upcoming album “Motorheart” — online below. The record itself will arrive via Cooking Vinyl on November 19th and is available for pre-order on various formats here.


Danish fans can look forward to watching the band live at Amager Bio in Copenhagen on February 04th, with tickets still available for purchase here for 325 DKK (+ fees). Further information about the show can be found in its official Facebook event.


The concert is part of a larger European trek, the full routing for which is listed on our dates page.


1914 posts lyric video for new track "FN. 380 ACP#19074"

Posted by AP on 21/10/21

1914 have posted a lyric video for their new track “FN. 380 ACP#19074 online below. It is part of the Ukrainian, World War I-themed death / doom metal crew’s impending album “Where Fear and Weapons Meet”, which is set to drop tomorrow, October 22nd via Napalm Records and can still be pre-ordered on various formats here.


Danish fans will have a handful of opportunities to watch the group live next year in a co-headlining setup with Konvent, plus Livløs providing support. Click on the individual dates below to find more information about each show.


April 08th - Posten, Odense, DEN (with support from (0))

April 09th - Amager Bio, Copenhagen, DEN (with support from (0))

April 10th - Studenterhuset, Aalborg, DEN (with support from (0))

April 15th - Godset, Kolding, DEN (with support from Hiraes)

May 13th - VoxHall, Århus, DEN (with support from (0))


The concerts belong to a larger European tour, the full itinerary for which is listed in our dates section.


Inaugural edition of Death Coast Festival to take place in June 2022

Posted by AP on 21/10/21

A new extreme metal festival called Death Coast will take place at Tobakken in Esbjerg on June 10th and June 11th next year, and the organisers have just unveiled the first part of its line-up. The following artists are set to perform:


Dark Funeral (se)

VLTIMAS (us)


Bloodphemy (nl)

Chronicle (dk)

Cor Vacante (dk)

Denial Of God (dk)

Detest (dk)

Ensanguinate (si)

Helge (dk)

Hellsword (si)

Inquisitor (nl)

Maceration (dk)

Thorium (dk)

Toxaemia (se)


Tickets for the festival are not on sale yet, but you can find more information about it in the official Facebook event.


Mastodon debuts new song: "Sickle and Peace"

Posted by AP on 21/10/21

Atlanta, GA’s progressive metal icons Mastodon have debuted a new song called “Sickle and Peace” online below. It appears on their impending double opus “Hushed and Grim”, which is due to arrive via Reprise Records next Friday, October 29th and which was detailed in our earlier news story.


Danish fans can look forward to watching the band live at Copenhell on Saturday, June 18th, albeit partout tickets are completely sold out and only a handful of one-day tickets for Friday, June 17th still remain available for purchase over at Ticketmaster.dk. For more details, see the official Facebook event.


The band will also play an intimate headlining concert at Kulturbolaget in Malmö on June 21st, with Baroness and Bokassa providing support. Tickets for that show cost 495 SEK (+ fees) and can be bought from Eventim.se, while further information is available in the official Facebook event.


The Lurking Fear unleashes new video single: "Death Reborn"

Posted by AP on 21/10/21

Gothenburg, Sweden-based death metal supergroup The Lurking Fear have unleashed a new video single titled “Death Reborn”, which you can check out below. It is taken from their upcoming sophomore album “Death, Madness, Horror, Decay”, which is scheduled for release through Century Media on November 19th and which was detailed in our previous news article.


The band’s line-up unites the At The Gates members, vocalist Tomas Lindberg, guitarist Jonas Stålhammar and drummer Adrian Erlandsson, with Tormented’s bassist Andreas Axelsson and the former Embalmed guitarist Fredrik Wallenberg.


New Green Desert Water track "Dead Sacred Tree" streaming

Posted by AP on 21/10/21

Green Desert Water have made a new track titled “Dead Sacred Tree” available for streaming exclusively via New Noise.


It is part of the Oviedo, Spain-born psychedelic blues rock trio’s forthcoming album “Black Harvest”, which is set to be released by Small Stone Records on November 05th and the details of which were revealed in our earlier news post.

Swallow The Sun posts music video for new song "Enemy"

Posted by AP on 21/10/21

Jyväskylä, Finland-based melodic death / doom metal crew Swallow The Sun have posted a music video for their song “Enemy” online below. It is found on their approaching record “Moonflowers”, which will arrive via Century Media on November 19th and which was detailed in our previous news story.


The band will play live at Pumpehuset in Copenhagen on February 04th, with support from Avatarium. Tickets for the show can be bought here for 235 DKK (+ fees), while more details are available in the official Facebook event.


The concert belongs to a larger European tour the two artists have lined up together, the full itinerary for which is listed on our dates page.


Of Mice & Men to release "Echo" in December

Posted by AP on 20/10/21

Orange County, CA-based metalcore unit Of Mice & Men have set December 03rd as the official release date for their new studio album “Echo” through SharpTone Records. It is built from these tracks:


01. “Timeless”

02. “Obsolete”

03. “Anchor”

04. “Levee”

05. “Bloom”

06. “Pulling Teeth”

07. “Mosaic”

08. “Fighting Gravity”

09. “Echo”

10. “Helplessly Nothing”


Pre-orders for the record are yet to be launched, but you can listen to the latest single “Fighting Gravity” from it via Kerrang! below.


The band will play at next year’s edition of Copenhell at Refshaleøen in Copenhagen, Denmark on Friday, June 17th, and while partout tickets for the festival are completely sold out, a very limited number of one-day tickets for this particular day remain available for purchase over at Ticketmaster.dk. For more details, see the official Facebook event.


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