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Lacuna Coil Announces “Black Anima: Live From The Apocalypse”

  Italian gothic metal superstars LACUNA COIL announce “Black Anima: Live From The Apocalypse”, an exclusive live stream featuring a full performance of Black Anima for the very first time. The once in a lifetime event will air on Friday, September 11th at 3PM EST on A-Live from the Alcatraz Club in Milan and will include songs never performed live, plus special backstage/off camera moments and more. After the success of… Read more »

LACUNA COIL – Music, Books, & Bullying – 20 Years of Making Music

Sometimes the best things come from the most unexpected places. This statement is true of Milan-based goth metal band Lacuna Coil. Despite line-up changes, life challenges and going against the grain of common music in their home country, Lacuna Coil has defied every odd, silenced every doubt and pushed their way to become one of… Read more »

LACUNA COIL – Black Anima – Album Review

“Black Anima is all of us. It’s you and it’s me. It’s everything we hide and fiercely expose to a world that is half asleep. It is the fogged mirror we are peering into and searching for the truth. It’s the sacrifice and pain. It’s justice and fear. It’s fury and revenge. It’s past and… Read more »


  Italian alt-metal superstars LACUNA COIL recently announced the release of their new album Black Anima on October 11th, 2019. Today, the band have released their first track and music video for “Layers Of Time“. Watch the music video HERE. LACUNA COIL teamed up again with director Roberto Cinardi (aka SaKu) to shoot the video… Read more »

THE HAUNTED New Album “Strength In Numbers” Out Now! Band Post Guitar Play through Video For Single, “Preachers Of Death”

Swedish thrash metal outfit THE HAUNTED have just released their new, 9th studio album entitled “Strength In Numbers” worldwide via CENTURY MEDIA RECORDS and the album has entered the official sales charts in various European countries as follows: Germany: # 49 Sweden: # 25 Swedish Physical Charts: # 4 Swedish Vinyl Charts: # 2 Swedish… Read more »

PARADISE LOST ‘In Requiem’ vinyl reissue OUT NOW!

Century Media Records has just reissued the 2007 album from UK’s gothic metal legend PARADISE LOST, In Requiem, for the first time since its original release. This new vinyl edition comes on 180 gram heavy vinyl in a Gatefold sleeve featuring special vinyl mastering by Patrick W. Engel / Temple Of Disharmony (Iced Earth, Tiamat, Grave) plus… Read more »

CALIBAN launch video for “Paralyzed,” pre-orders now available online

While the majority of the scene is aiming for a more melodic and overall accessible sound CALIBAN are plunging into darkness with their new album and heaviest offering to date, Gravity, which will be released worldwide on March 25th, 2016. Pre-orders are already online: EMP: Exclusive Gravity Box: wt_mc=pt.pp.linkgen.55#Q0C59mv31k; Bandbrand: Impericon: CM Distro, incl. a strictly… Read more »

NIGHT DEMON kick off tour dates with Holy Grail

Southern California road warriors NIGHT DEMON kick off tour dates today with HOLY GRAIL in continued support of their debut album, Curse of the Damned released earlier this year. The band recently posted a brand new music video for the single “Heavy Metal Heat” from the album, which can be watched at:  “No better… Read more »

ABORTED to release 20th anniversary EP “Termination Redux;” New video and new tour dates announced.

On the Friday the 13th pre-orders will be available for “Termination Redux,” the 20th anniversary EP release from Belgian death metallers ABORTED. In celebration of the release, ABORTED posted a brand new live video for the song ‘Necrotic Manifesto’ shot live at Graspop 2015. This song was taken from their latest release,  ‘The Necrotic Manifesto’… Read more »


HEXVESSEL and Century Media Records are proud to announce a worldwide deal for the upcoming releases of the Finnish psychedelic folk rock band. Vocalist and guitarist Mat McNerney (also singer in Grave Pleasures) comments: “In many ways the new Hexvessel songs are a new beginning for the band. The time we have invested in this… Read more »