Paths Premiere New Song “To Brave the Storm” From Upcoming New Album “In Lands Thought Lost”

Hailing from Victoria, BC black metal unit Paths premiere a new song titled “To Brave the Storm”, taken from their upcoming new album “In Lands Thought Lost”, which will be out in stores later this year via Bindrune Recordings on vinyl (first) and CD (later).

Check out now “To Brave the Storm” below.

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Depths Of Hatred Sign w/ Prosthetic Records – Announce New EP “Bloodguilt“ & Canadian Tour

Montreal technical death metal outfit Depths Of Hatred have been signed by Prosthetic Records. Their first effort through their new label home will be their 6 track EP, “Bloodguilt“, which will be out on July 20th (stream a teaser for it below). The release will find the group fronted by their new vocalist, Nico Monette, who replaced Dominic D.D..

Depths Of Hatred will be headlining a Canadian tour this summer with support from Hideous Divinity and Vultures.

07/19 Montreal, QC – Piranha Bar
07/20 Ottawa, ON – Maverick’s
07/21 Guelph, ON – DSTRCT
07/22 Windsor, ON – The Beer Exchange
07/23 St. Catharines, ON – Warehouse
07/24 Toronto, ON – Coalition
07/25 Sudbury, ON – The Asylum
07/26 Thunder Bay, ON – Black Pirates Pub
07/27 Winnipeg, MB – The Handsome Daughter
07/28 Regina, SK – Cloud 9 Live
07/29 Edmonton, AB – The Forge
07/30 Grande Prairie, AB – Better Than Fred’s
07/31 Calgary, AB – Distortion
08/01 Vernon, BC – Record City
08/02 Kamloops, BC – The Duchess
08/03 Vancouver, BC – Astorial
08/04 Victoria, BC – Victoria Event Centre
08/05 Nanaimo, BC – The Cambie

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Dead Shape Figure Premiere New Video “The Last Of The Bearing Beats” From Upcoming New Album “Cacoëthes”

Finnish, Helsinki-based metal band Dead Shape Figure will release their fourth album ‘Cacoëthes’ on June 8th 2018 via Inverse Records. It’s been five years since their latest studio album ‘Opus Victoria’ was released. The first single ‘The Last Of The Bearing Beats’ can watched below:

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Dead Ranch Announces New Tour Dates

Winnipeg’s crushing and catchy four piece Dead Ranch will hit the road for dates across Western Canada in support of latest album “Antler Royal.”

The tour will also see Dead Ranch perform new material from a follow-up album titled “‘Brumation” and set for release later this year.

Aug 5 – Brandon, MB – North Hill Inn
Aug 6 – Saskatoon, SK – Amigo’s
Aug 8 – Edmonton, AB – Filthy McNasty’s
Aug 11 – Victoria, BC – Logan’s Pub
Aug 12 – Victoria, BC – Happy Birthday House
Aug 13 – Vancouver, BC – Burger Fest (The Waldorph)
Aug 17 – Siksika First Nation, AB
Aug 18 – Lethbridge, AB – Ask A Punk
Aug 19 – Calgary, AB – Distortion
Aug 20 – Regina, SK – The Exchange

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Dead Ranch Announces New Tour Dates

Winnipeg’s crushing and catchy four piece Dead Ranch will hit the road for dates across Western Canada in support of latest album “Antler Royal.”

The tour will also see Dead Ranch perform new material from a follow-up album titled “‘Brumation” and set for release later this year.

Aug 5 – Brandon, MB – North Hill Inn
Aug 6 – Saskatoon, SK – Amigo’s
Aug 8 – Edmonton, AB – Filthy McNasty’s
Aug 11 – Victoria, BC – Logan’s Pub
Aug 12 – Victoria, BC – Happy Birthday House
Aug 13 – Vancouver, BC – Burger Fest (The Waldorph)
Aug 17 – Siksika First Nation, AB
Aug 18 – Lethbridge, AB – Ask A Punk
Aug 19 – Calgary, AB – Distortion
Aug 20 – Regina, SK – The Exchange

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Iskra Releases Album, Kicks Off Canadian Tour Dates

Southern Lord’s CD version of Iskra album “Ruins” is out now, just as the Victoria, British Columbia-based anarchist black metal collective is currently embarked on a widespread Canadian tour.

With nearly forty cities on the itinerary between July 5th and August 12th, the “Anarchy Attack… Canadian Destruction” tour 2016 marks Iskra’s first full coast-to-coast run of the country and includes five days in the maritime provinces.

The tour also features appearances at Spider Fest (formerly Spider Acres) in Meyersburg, Ontario and Evil Fest in Sainte-Angele-de-Merici, Quebec.

These “Anarchy Attack… Canadian Destruction” shows come in conjunction with the CD release of latest album, “Ruins,” out now through Southern Lord. Following the band’s independently-released vinyl version, the new CD will feature a digipak layout with a twenty-page booklet with all lyrics and liner notes.

Ruins by Iskra

7/08/2016 Emmedia Gallery – Calgary, AB
7/09/2016 Clints Haus – Edmonton, AB
7/10/2016 Amigos Cantina – Saskatoon, SK
7/11/2016 Grimwood Forest – Wellman Lake, MB
7/12/2016 The Handsome Daughter – Winnipeg, MB
7/13/2016 TBA – Thunder Bay, ON
7/14/2016 The Moose Lodge – Sault St. Marie, ON
7/15/2016 The Asylum – Sudbury, ON
7/16/2016 Spiderfest 2016 – Meyersburg, ON
7/17/2016 The Doors Pub – Hamilton, ON
7/18/2016 Coalition – Toronto, ON
7/19/2016 The Spill – Peterborough, ON
7/20/2016 Funeral Home – Ottawa, ON
7/22/2016 Evil Fest – Sainte-Angèle-de-Mérici, QC
7/23/2016 Maniac Mansion – Fredericton, NB
7/24/2016 The Esquire – Moncton, NB
7/25/2016 Baba’s Lounge – Charlotte Town, PE
7/26/2016 The Rawdawg House – Truro, NS
7/27/2016 The Khyber – Halifax, NS
7/29/2016 The Temple – St. Catherines, ON
7/30/2016 EVAC – London, ON
7/31/2016 Dominion House – Windsor, ON
8/01/2016 Dbeatstro – Toronto, ON
8/02/2016 The New American – Sault Ste Marie, ON
8/03/2016 TBA – Thunder Bay, ON
8/04/2016 Peak Community Center – Brandon, MB
8/05/2016 The Handsome Daughter – Winnipeg, MB
8/06/2016 The Mercury – Regina, SK
8/07/2016 TBA – Lethbridge, AB
8/08/2016 Vern’s – Calgary, AB
8/09/2016 Clints Haus – Edmonton. AB
8/10/2016 Record City – Vernon, BC
8/11/2016 38 The ALF House – Vancouver, BC
8/12/2016 TBA – Victoria, BC

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“Resist And Bite” Clip From New DVD “Heroes On Tour” Issued By Sabaton

Swedish power metal act Sabaton posted a clip from the upcoming new DVD/CD package “Heroes on Tour.” The clip was captured in the band’s performance at Wacken in support of the “Heroes” album (see review here). The band filmed shows both in Wacken and Falun for the release, which will contain two DVDs and a CD. The second DVD will feature two switchable viewing angles, live and studio. The release drops via Nuclear Blast Records on March 4th.

Bassist Pär Sundström commented: “We have always aimed to be a band people love to see live, for the simple reason we love to play live. With this DVD/Bluray release we hope to share some of that feeling with you. We recorded two shows in case one is not enough for you!”

The complete track list for the release is:

DVD/Blu-ray1

01. Final Countdown
02. The March To War
03. Ghost Division
04. To Hell And Back
05. Carolus Rex
06. No Bullets Fly
07. Resist And Bite
08. Far From The Fame
09. Panzerkampf
10. Gott Mit Uns
11. The Art Of War
12. Soldier Of 3 Armies
13. Swedish Pagans
14. Screaming Eagles
15. Night Witches
16. Primo Victoria
17. Metal Crüe

BONUS MATERIAL
– Noch ein Bier
– SABATON With Bohemian Symphony Orchestra Prague
01. The Art Of War
02. The Final Solution

DVD/Blu-ray2

01. Final Countdown
02. The March To War
03. Ghost Division
04. To Hell And Back
05. Carolus Rex
06. Panzer Battalion
07. Wolfpack
08. Attero Dominatus
09. 7734
10. Union
11. The Art Of War
12. Saboteurs
13. Coat Of Arms
14. En Livstid I Krig
15. Resist And Bite
16. Swedish Pagans
17. Night Witches
18. Primo Victoria
19. Metal Crüe

CD
01. The March To War
02. Ghost Division
03. To Hell And Back
04. Carolus Rex
05. No Bullets Fly
06. Resist And Bite
07. Far From The Fame
08. Panzerkampf
09. Gott Mit Uns
10. The Art Of War
11. Soldier Of 3 Armies
12. Swedish Pagans
13. Screaming Eagles
14. Night Witches
15. Primo Victoria
16. Metal Crüe

Check out “Resist And Bite” here:

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Anciients Writing New Album, Announces Headlining Shows

Vancouver’s Anciients has announced two special headlining performances in the band’s native British Columbia later next month. The group will be performing in Victoria on August 27 and in Nanaimo on August 28 respectively. Event details can be found below.

Anciients is also deep in the process of writing material for a new album, due ot be released by Season of Mist in the months to come. If you haven’t heard it, the previous album “Heart of Oak” is available for full streaming below.

8/27 Victoria, B.C. @ Distrikt Nightclub w/ BUSHWACKER and TORREFY
8/28 Nanaimo. B.C @ the Cambie w/ BUSHWACKER and RAVENSUN

Heart of Oak by ANCIIENTS

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The Kill Posts New Song “Public Execution”

The Melbourne, Victoria grindcore trio The Kill are gearing up to their new album “Kill Them…All” which is due to drop in December 2014, following their 2012 brutal effort “Make ‘Em Suffer”. Their latest song posted yesterday called “Public Execution” is nothing short of ripping.

You can now stream “Public Execution” below.

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We Hunt Buffalo Kicking Off Second Leg Of Canadian Tour

We Hunt Buffalo begins the second leg of a Canadian tour in support of new EP, “Blood From A Stone,” in Kamloops, BC on February 19th.

The third leg will be in support of San Francisco’s psychedelic rock outfit Sleepy Sun. Dates are as follows:

Feb 19 Kamloops, BC @ Cactus Jacks
20 Feb Banff, AB @ Elk and Oarsman
21 Feb Edmonton AB @ The Pawn Shop
22 Feb Calgary, AB @ The Gateway
23 Feb Red Deer, AB @ International Beer Haus and Stage
19 Mar Kelowna, BC @ Habitat*
20 Mar Vancouver, BC @ Biltmore Cabaret*
21 Mar Whistler, BC @ Garibaldi Lift Company*
22 Mar Victoria, BC @ Lucky Bar*

* in support of San Francisco’s SLEEPY SUN.

Blood From a Stone by We Hunt Buffalo

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