Alina Gafu

  • New album LUCTUS streaming in full

    Lithuanian Black Metal group Luctus has just released their new album Užribis five years after Ryšys. The new album is available in CD, LP and Digital format via Inferna Profundus Records. “The new album conceptually continues the path taken by the previous album “Ryšys” (2015), while musically represents a further...
  • Manes, video of the new single ‘Young Skeleton’

    Trondheim rockers Manes will release the new single ‘Young Skeleton‘ on April 18. The cover, ‘Laksefiskerens siste sommer II‘, is the work of  Erik Kili Olsen. Today you can see the video of the song “Young Skeleton”: Manes on this recording is Tor-Helge Skei, Rune Hoemsnes, Torstein Parelius and...
  • Brutal Assault online stream/chat for today!

    Online stream/chat  – planned news and what about 2020 edition? We have been receiving lots of questions about the current situation of the global pandemic and its impact on our festival. As there are no fortune tellers amongst us, just like the rest of society we cannot predict the...
  • Malevolent Creation [USA] / Domination Inc. [GR] / Sphinx [UK] review

    When we talk about “potential” in the music we review, it usually translates mainly into one of two categories: “loud” and “feeling.” Metal music strives to be powerful and there’s something fascinating about death metal. While its origins are soaked with violence and its imagery is so definitely anti-society,...
  • Primordial-the first headliner for Metal Gates Festival 2020

    Final Step Productions have good news: “We’ve been a little bit silent over the past weeks, given the fact of the current situation, but we are alive and kicking, and would like to start making some more announcements for Metal Gates Festival 2020. Primordial is the first headliner we are...
  • FORGOTTEN TOMB unveils a first song from the new album

    Italian Black / Doom Metal band Forgotten Tomb will release their new album, Nihilistic Estrangement, on May 8 via Agonia Records. A first excerpt has just been released,  the title: “Nihilistic Estrangement“, you could hear it below: The album cover is a painting by master Paolo Girardi (Power Trip,...
  • TESTAMENT unveils new video for the song “Children Of The Next Level”

    With the release of their new Titans Of Creation album on April 3 at Nuclear Blast Records, American  Thrash Metal legends, Testament have unveiled the clip of the title track “Children Of The Next Level“. It is shown below. The album was recorded at Trident Studio by Juan Urteaga and...
  • First song of the new band Umbra Vitae

    Umbra Vitae is: Jacob Bannon (Converge) guitarist/vocalist Mike McKenzie (The Red Chord, Wear Your Wounds, Stomach Earth), guitarist/vocalist Sean Martin (ex-Hatebreed, Wear Your Wounds, Twitching Tongues), bassist Greg Weeks (The Red Chord, Labor Hex, etc), and drummer Jon Rice (ex-Job for a Cowboy, Uncle Acid, etc). Tracklist 1. Decadence Dissolves 2. Ethereal Emptiness 3. Atheist Aesthetic 4. Mantra of...
  • New release NERO OR THE FALL OF ROME

    Italian band Nero Or The Fall Of Rome (Epic Doom / Black Metal) has announced the release of their first album. This one, titled Beneath The Swaying Fronds Of Elysian Fields, will be released on April 27 via Naturmacht Productions, in CD, LP and digital formats. A first extract...