“The Earth starts to rumble, world powers fall. A’warring for the heavens, a peaceful man stands tall.”
- The Metal Tour of the Year, featuring In Flames, Trivium, Lamb of God, and Megadeth was moved to next year, as we all know. That said, the same organizers have announced a streaming event on June 12th that will feature memorable headlining sets from all four bands.
- Falconer have dropped a new single, “Kings and Queens”, taken from their upcoming new album titled From A Dying Ember. That one drops on June 26th through Metal Blade Records.
- Let Us Prey have released a new lyric video for “The Saint of Killers”, which features a solo from the late All That Remains guitarist Oli Herbert. Virtues of the Vicious is out July 24th through M-Theory Audio.
- Check out this quarantine jam of Death‘s “Overactive Imagination”, featuring Jason Bittner (Overkill/Shadows Fall), Felipe Roa (Shadows Fall), Bobby Koeble (Death), and Steve Di Giorgio (Testament/Death).
“Ein Bier… bitte.”
New vinyl arrived today! Yay!
- The Maryland Doom Fest 2020 has been rescheduled, unsurprisingly. The festival will still take place in this calendar year, it will now be held from October 29th through November 1st. As a reminder, headliners include Cirith Ungol, Blood Ceremony, The Skull, Witch Mountain, and more.
- In case you missed Kvelertak‘s “Live From Your Living Room” event, you can check out a clip of the performance of “Bråtebrann” right now. Not gonna lie, they did a really, really good job with this.
- Destruction is dropping a live album that will be available digitally on May 8th. Their first live album with the current lineup will be called Born To Thrash – Live In Germany and you can check out the track listing here.
- And we will wrap up with the music video from Boston’s Let Us Prey for “Halo Crown”. Virtues of the Vicious is out on July 24th through M-Theory Audio, so be sure to keep that on your radar as we continue to inch toward summer.
“Ein Bier… bitte.”