Norma Jean have premiered a new track from their upcoming seventh full-length album, Polar Similar, at NPR. Tilted “1,000,000 Watts”, the new track balances dense atmospheres with icy melodies and the band’s penchant for massive, angular metalcore chaos. Check out the tune right now.
Virginian sludge outfit Bedlam have premiered a new track from their upcoming album, Still the Wretched Linger, at Metal Underground. Titled “From Cradle to Grave”, the new six-minute behemoth features an unhealthy dose of bestial, dismal riffs that cause unfathomable damage with each note. Check out the track right now.
Still the Wretched Linger will be released this Friday, June 17, via Horror Pain Gore Death Productions. Previously released tracks “Needles and “Blackened Violet” can be found here and here respectively.
French dismal sludge makers Fange have premiered a new track from their upcoming album, Purge, at Noisey. The new track is titled “Cour Martiale” and it unleashes life-ending doom and gloom across six hellacious minutes. The song begins with a series of cataclysmic, dissonant marching riffs that gradually evolve into a stampede of hardcore-tinged mayhem. Check out the tumultuous track here.
Purge will be released on September 2 via Throatruiner Records and Lost Pilgrims Records.
Psychedelic instrumentalists It’s Not Night:It’s Space have premiered a new track from their upcoming album, Our Birth is But a Sleep and a Forgetting, at CVLT Nation. Titled “Starry Wisdom”, the new eight-minute composition conjures spellbinding desert rock instrumentation whose hypnotic guitar work will propel the listener into a new realm of consciousness. Check it out here.
Our Birth is But a Sleep and a Forgetting will be released on June 24 via Small Stone Recordings.
Long-running Swedish death metal outfit Paganizer recently premiered a new track from their upcoming album, On the Outskirts of Hades, at No Clean Singing. Titled “Angry All the Time”, the new track cycles between mammoth-sized grooves and gore-splattered classic death metal stylings throughout its short but unsweet duration. Check out the vile tune after the break.
On the Outskirts of Hades is due out on August 1 via Transcending Obscurity Records. Pre-order here.
Death metal outfit Warfather (Morbid Angel, etc) have unveiled the official artwork and track listing for their upcoming sophomore album, The Grey Eminence. The full-length follow-up to Orchestrating the Apocalypse is scheduled to arrive on September 16 via Greyhaze Records. Pre-orders can be obtained here. Check out the artwork and track listing after the break.
French metallers Gojira have released a new track from their highly-anticipated upcoming album, Magma, which is due out on June 17 via Roadrunner Records. Titled “The Shooting Star”, the new track revolves around the band’s signature emphasis on leviathanic grooves and effect-laden, hovering clean vocals. Check out the track after the break along with the previously-released tracks “Stranded” and “Silvera”.