Tag: Obsidian

NEWS: Northlane premier “Dante”, rise to the inferno?

…with a run of shows around Australia pencilled in for February alongside Erra, Landmvarks and Banks Arcade, Progressive Metalcore outfit Northlane have begun to share the fruits of studio sessions with producer Will Putney (Fit For An Autopsy, Knocked Loose, Body Count). Director Ed Reiss was behind the camera for “Dante“, a cut which was

NEWS: Viscera unveil new album title track “Carcinogenesis”!

When Unique Leader Records cited one of the reasons behind pulling the plug on the US leg of the label tour as being the departure of Viscera drummer Alex Micklewright we had the awful feeling that the band were going to delay the arrival of their sophomore record “Carcinogenesis“. However that appears, at least for

Playthrough: “Plenty” from Northlane!

What happens when Northlane stickman Nic Pettersen gets locked in a recording studio? The playthrough videos start to flow. Filmed an edited by Kim Quint with audio mixed by Chris Blancato, the latest of those finds him nailing a performance of “Plenty” from the bands current album “Obsidian” while using a kit that features his

Interview: Northlane talk “Obsidian” on The Downbeat Podcast!

Stray From The Path drummer Craig Reynolds deserves a medal for his work with not only the band but also with his Downbeat Podcast series. This time out he  chatting with guitarist duo Josh Smith and Jon Deiley from Northlane about the Australians current album “Obsidian“. A post modern classic after a classic in “Alien“, 

NEWS: Viscera announce sophomore album “Carcinogenesis”!

Ahead of joining the US leg of the Unique Leader Records tour alongside label mates Vulvodynia, To The Grave, Osiah and Bound In Fear, Death Metal Supergroup Viscera have announced their sophomore album “Carcinogenesis” will be released on 3rd March. Nine fresh cuts including first single “Rat With Wings” were recorded by the band alongside

NEWS: Northlane and Sleep Token in January!

It’s seems a little surreal but in January Australians Northlane would be announced as  special guests for a Sleep Token headlining UK tour in January but hopefully that is an indication that the bands will be playing co-headlining sets of the same duration during the five stops together. The shows are an extension of both

NEWS: Northlane share “Plenty” live video!

Shot at Full Tilt Festival in Reunion Park, Melbourne the now wholly independent Northlane have shared a live music video for “Plenty” from their new album “Obsidian“. Their sixth in all, the record will be celebrated on a national tour with Plini, Sleep Token and Alt. in June with a show at the Forum in

NEWS: Morphide take on Jabba the Hutt and get “Carbonized”!

Coupled with an instrumental created by João Medeiros the frontwoman of Copenhagen Denmark based Progressive Metalcore act Morphide Eissa Zhovnerchuk has turned her attentions to Northlane and dropped a cover of their recent single “Carbonized” a week before the album to which it’s anchored in “Obsidian” drops. Once again proving herself to be the most

Interview: Northlane talk “Obsidian” with Wall Of Sound!

The latest episode of the Wall Of Sound Virtual Hangs series sees journalist Ricky Aarons chat to Northlane vocalist Marcus Bridge about the bands new album “Obsidian“, the themes and inspirations behind recent single “Carbonized” as well as the transition from 2019’s very well received “Alien” to the new record. What more could you possibly

NEWS: Viscera stare at the sun…

A new three track single from Unique Leader Records Death Metal supergroup Viscera has landed like knock out blow from a prize fighter with the title track “Sungazer” getting the full music video red carpet treatment courtesy of friends of UK Tech-Fest Loki Films. The surprise is the choice of cover to pair with it