Best of 2020

Top 20 Metal Albums of 2020 As always, the top albums of the year are for full albums (no EP’s or demos) released in 2020. They are new studio albums for the year, not re-recordings, re-releases, cover songs, or live albums. Below the combined top 20 you will find links…

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Prog Power RED CAIN Shares Black Metal Influenced Single “Baltic Fleet”

New Album “Kindred: Act II” Out January 22, 2021 Calgary, Canada’s progressive power gothic metal band Red Cain will be unleashing their new album “Kindred: Act II” set for digital release on January 22, 2021 with the CD physical release out via Sliptrick Records at a later date this year. The upcoming full length continues and ends…

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Rockshots Records: Welcome To The World of AVALAND w/ Debut Music Video “Theater of Sorcery” ft. Emmanuelson (Rising Steel)

Metal Opera Album “Theater Of Sorcery” Out April 2, 2021 Album Guests w/ Ralf Scheepers (Primal Fear), Zak Stevens (Savatage/TSO), Zaher Zorgati (Myrath), Emmanuelson (Rising Steel), Stéphan Forté (Adagio), Madie (Nightmare) Avaland is: Camille Souffron: Bass, Double-Bass Christophe Feutrier: Guitars Adrien G. Gzagg: Composer, Writer, Lead Singer, Keyboards and Orchestrations Lucas…

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Without Mercy Separate From The Herd w/ New Music Video “I Break The Chain”

New Album “Seismic” Out Now! Featuring guests Jeff Loomis (Arch Enemy, ex-Nevermore), Chris Broderick (Act of Defiance, ex-Megadeth, ex-Jag Panzer) Unleashing their earth-shattering album “Seismic” this past November, Vancouver’s Without Mercy has a new music video for their track “I Break The Chain” via YouTube HERE. “With this track, we pose the question of morality and…

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Cattle Decapitation launches video for “Finish Them” – featuring live footage from the band’s sold-out 2020 shows in Melbourne, Australia

Cattle Decapitation released their latest record, Death Atlas, to critical acclaim in 2019; today, the band has launched a new video for the album track, “Finish Them”. Directed by Nicholas Vidler, the video features live footage from Cattle Decapitation’s sold-out shows in Melbourne, Australia in early 2020. Watch “Finish Them”…

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ICED EARTH – JON SCHAFFER ARRESTED BY FBI FOR ROLE IN CAPITOL RIOT; FACING SIX CHARGES

Iced Earth mainman Jon Schaffer has been taken into custody following his “unlawful entry into the United States Capitol Building” in Washington D.C. on January 6, 2021. Several reports indicate the guitarist turned himself into authorities around 3pm this afternoon, January 17. Jon Schaffer had been listed on the Most Wanted…

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