For thirty years Katatonia have dominated the prog rock scene and over that time they have built up a pretty decent collection of B-Sides and rare tracks that have pretty much disappeared for anybody that wasn’t lucky enough to be able to grab a copy of the original material at the time. For that reason […] …Continue Reading

(Left to Right – Frontierer, Wage War, Katatonia, Xenosis) To see all the most anticipated albums for October 2021 – CLICK HERE. To see music from previous weeks – CLICK HERE. THE CIRCLE PIT – NEW METAL RELEASES TBD NEW ALBUMS THIS WEEK BABYMETAL – 10 Babymetal Budokan Cataleptic – The Tragedy Dying Wish – […] …Continue Reading

Here are some of the most anticipated metal & rock album and EP releases for October 2021! Which are you looking forward to the most? To see albums from previous months, CLICK HERE. Sample all the music here on YouTube + Spotify: Week 1 – October 1st BABYMETAL – 10 Babymetal Budokan Cataleptic – The […] …Continue Reading

Katatonia are set to release Mnemosynean on October 1, 2021 through Peaceville Records.
This new release marks 30 years since the formation of one of the most enigmatic and aurally captivating bands to grace the dark rock/prog genre.
Mnemosynean contains an extensive collection of all of Katatonia’s rarities and B-sides, including tracks from the band’s numerous EPs, unheard album songs, limited special edition bonuses, cover songs, as well as a series of collaborative remixes.
Continue reading KATATONIA To Release Rarities & B Sides Album at HEAVY Magazine – Rock, Punk, Metal Music & Beyond. …Continue Reading

Silver Lake by Esa Holopainen, the solo project predictably headed up by Amorphis guitarist Esa Holopainen, will release its debut album on May 28. The tracklist for Silver Lake has been unveiled and will include Katatonia Jonas Renkse vocalist Jonas Renkse, Leprous keyboardist and vocalist Einar Solberg, Soilwork and TheContinue Reading

Unsurprisingly, my favorite metal albums of 2020 are a mix of always reliable heavy hitters and remarkable up-and-comers who absolutely deserve more attention. If there’s any connective tissue between them—aside from shared styles—it’s that a few of these records really took me by surprise regarding their peculiarities and experimentations. EvenContinue Reading

10. KILLER BE KILLEDReluctant HeroNuclear Blast Records One of those rare supergroups that actually deserves the name. You can definitely hear the contributions from Max Cavalera, Troy Sanders, and Greg Puciato on this wild ride. Of all its members’ projects, Reluctant Hero sounds closest to Mastodon’s later work. That isContinue Reading