Jun 292022

Technical death metal band Becoming The Archetype have announced their return from hiatus. To that end their first studio album since 2012’s I Am has just been announced for an August 26th release. Solid State Records will be issuing that effort, which the band have christened “Children Of The Great Extinction“.

A first single from it, ‘The Lost Colony’ has been shared online in advance. Check out the music video below.

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Jun 242022

With the September 16th release date of their new album “Punishing Myself Before God Does” still a ways out, Confessions Of A Traitor have launched another new track. Below you can check out ‘Forever Hollow’, which finds Currents vocalist Brian Wille guesting.

Confessions of a Traitor join the Facedown Family to release their new album “Punishing Myself Before God Does” on September 16. Mixed and Mastered by Andrew Wade (Wage War, ADTR), “Punishing Myself…” is an enormous and dynamic anthem-filled full length album.

Confessions Of A Traitor offer raw emotion through the medium of an energized and confronting sound.

Honest and passionate, the band wears their hearts on their sleeves. COAT shares this through emotive lyrics that venture to some of the darkest places the band have endured.

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Jun 242022

Legendary hard rockers Stryper have released a new single and lyric video, ‘Rise To The Call’. The song is taken from their upcoming album, which is set for release later this year via Frontiers Music. The follow-up to 2020’s “Even The Devil Believes” was produced by guitarist/vocalist Michael Sweet and was once again recorded at SpiritHouse Recording Studios in Northampton, Massachusetts.

Sweet commented: “Although we have faced many obstacles over the past few years, we were somehow able to rise above everything that stood in our way and deliver (what I believe to be) our strongest release to date.

“Our new album encompasses everything that defines who we are: faith, guitar power, melodies and harmonies, consistency and longevity.

“We still have so much left to say musically and lyrically and this album showcases that. We couldn’t do it without the fans worldwide. Those who have stood by us through it all, for almost 40 years!

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Jun 232022

Official lyric video for ‘Rebirth’, taken from the new All Things Fallen album “Shadow Way” which is released earlier this month (June 3rd) via Blackoak Records.

The album is mixed and mastered by Dennis Koehne (Orden Ogan, Sodom). A perfect album for fans of atmospheric and progressive metal and bands like Evergrey, Soen, Pain of Salvation and Darkwater!

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