Amon Amarth Completes ‘Berserker’ Video trilogy; Continues Tour Schedule

Courtesy: Metal Blade Records By Philip Sayblack Amon Amarth finished off the video trilogy from its latest album last week. The band debuted the video for its single ‘Mjolner, Hammer of Thor‘ on May 31.  The song is the latest to come from the band’s new album Berserker, which was released May 3 through Metal Blade Records. The video completes the trilogy that was started March 20 with the...

June 8th, 2019

‘Berserker’ Is Another Viking Metal Victory For Amon Amarth

Courtesy: Metal Blade Records By Philip Sayblack The wait for Amon Amarth’s new album is finally over.  A little more than three years after the band released its most recent album Jomsviking, the band returned Friday, with its 11th full-length studio recording, Berserker.  The veteran Swedish metal outfit’s latest offering, which once again has come through Metal Blade Records, is familiar...

May 5th, 2019

Amon Amarth Debuts ‘Crack The Sky’ Video

Courtesy: Metal Blade Records Amon Amarth debuted the video for its latest single this week. The band debuted the video for its new single ‘Crack The Sky‘ on Wednesday.  The video picks up where the video for the album’s lead single, ‘Raven’s Flight,’ left off. The crowd has officially entered the club where the band is performing, and the show is just as raucous as any Amon Amarth concert. Of...

April 19th, 2019

Whitechapel Reaches Its Peak On ‘The Valley’

Courtesy: Metal Blade Records By Philip Sayblack Change is something that is never easy in life.  Nor is bearing one’s heart about the past. Yet veteran metal outfit Whitechapel and its front man Phil Bozeman have done both of those things on the group’s latest album, The Valley.  Released March 29 through Metal Blade Records, the 10-song, 40 minute album’s musical arrangements show great...

April 14th, 2019

Whitechapel Debuts ‘Hickory Creek’ Video

Courtesy: Metal Blade Records By Philip Sayblack Whitechapel debuted the video for its latest single this week. The band debuted the video for the song ‘Hickory Creek,’ which is featured in the band’s new album The Valley.  The powerful new video, which is in memory of Theresa Leslie Bozeman — front man Phil Bozeman’s mother — debuted Wednesday. The video follows what is inferred to be...

March 23rd, 2019

Amon Amarth Announces New Album, Tour Dates, Specs; Debuts New Video

Courtesy: Metal Blade Records By Philip Sayblack Amon Amarth returns this May, and the veteran viking metal band is building anticipation for the record’s release with the video for the album’s first single. The band announced on Wednesday that it will release its new album Beserker on May 3 through Metal Blade Records.  The band debuted the video for the album’s lead single ‘Raven’s Flight’...

March 21st, 2019

Fates Warning, Metal Blade Reunite

By Philip Sayblack Photo Credit: Stephanie Cabral Fates Warning and Metal Blade Records have reunited. The veteran progressive rock band announced this week that it signed a new deal with Metal Blade Records.  Most recently, the band was signed with InsideOut Music, which released the band’s most recent recordings, Theories of Flight (2016) and Live Over Europe (2018). Front man Ray Alder addressed...

February 16th, 2019

Allegaeon Announces New LP Specs; Debuts Video For Album’s Lead Single

Courtesy: Metal Blade Records By Philip Sayblack Metal outfit Allegaeon announced the first details for its new album this week. The band announced its new album, titled Apoptosis, is scheduled for release on Apr. 19 via Metal Blade Records. The 11-song record (the band’s fifth full-length studio recording) will be released on a variety of platforms, all of which are noted below. – where the...

February 2nd, 2019

Whitechapel Releases Third Single From ‘The Valley’

Courtesy: Metal Blade Records By Philip Sayblack Whitechapel debuted the latest single from its new album this week. The veteran Tennessee-based metal outfit debuted the song ‘Third Depth‘ on Tuesday.  The song’s musical arrangement stands out as its verses echo influences of Tool while the choruses are just as familiar, with the band’s trademark down-tuned guitars and gutteral growling from...

January 18th, 2019

KsE, Parkway Drive Announce Spring Co-Headlining Tour

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Metal Blade Records Killswitch Engage and Parkway Drive are heading out on the road together. The bands announced Monday that they will embark on the co-headlining “Collapse The World Tour” on April 18 in San Francisco, CA.  According to a news release from Metal Blade Records, KsE’s new label home, the tour is scheduled to run through May 16 in Milwaukee, WI and...

December 18th, 2018