Jul 062018

Pre-order Opus Irae debut single ‘The Burden of Man’ now on iTunes, foreshadowing the release of the full length “Into the Endless Night”. Mix/master by Dan Swanö. Exclusively on iTunes with multi page digital booklet.

Classy and with exceptional song writing skills – Opus Irae will restore your faith in the medium of extreme music to both soothe and crush your spirit, transporting you away to ethereal realms of darkness…  Continue reading »

Feb 042016

Maestah_Oct. 2015The debut album of Brazilian prog. metal band Maestah has been released in may 2015, one year later the album can be streamed on Spotify.

‘Shelter’ – the new music video is released Oct. 26, the track is taken from their self-titled debut album. The video is recorded in July 2015 in São Luiz do Purunã -Paraná, Brazil. The video can be watched below.

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Oct 212015

spotify-pulls-victory-records-releasesIndependent record label Victory Records has had its catalog of music pulled from streaming music service Spotify as a result of what Victory claims is “Spotify not properly paying publishing revenues due to Victory Records‘ artists in blatant violation of U.S. copyright laws.”

According to Victory, Spotify hasn’t paid publishing royalties to songwriters and composers related to thousands of recordings that U.S.-based Spotify users have listened to a total of 53 million times in the last few years.

Said Victory in a statement: “Late yesterday (Mon. Oct. 19) Spotify sent over a document giving them mechanical clearance to use our music. We could not sign said document for a variety of reasons, most importantly that it would put us in direct violation of our agreement with Audiam. Spotify knows we are in business with Audiam and were essentially asking us to breach/ignore that agreement. Continue reading »