experimental metal

Ephel Duath: The Return

After a five year hiatus, Davide Tiso and company are back!

Exceptional and experimental metal act Ephel Duath returns with its first album in five years, Hemmed By Light, Shaped By Darkness.

6h33 - Giggles, Garlands & Gallows (Own Label)

Fruity French Fun For Fans of Freakish Fabulousness...
Release Date: 
17 May 2012 - 11:30pm

Oh sweet Satan...where to even begin with this one?

Diablo Swing Orchestra: New Stateside Album Release Confirmed

Band from Sweden offers an 'eclectic smorgasbord'? Of course they do!

Sweden's eclectic metal troupe Diablo Swing Orchestra will peak the curiosity of North American masses through the release of their third full-length, Pandora's Piñata, May 22nd via

The Amenta: New Digital EP Release Details Confirmed.

In which the Australian extremeists go back to the source...

Australian extreme noise metal collective The Amenta are scheduled to release their latest digital offering Chokehold mid May through France's Listenable Records

Chimp Spanner - All Roads Lead Here (Basick Records)

Chimp Spanner; a musical evolution.
Release Date: 
24 Jan 2012 - 12:30am

Leave your prejudice and pre-conceived ideas at the door if you want to really appreciate this weird (and wonderful) piece of work because this EP will may well challenge your ideas about genre, mu

Hypno5e Head out for European Tour in December

The French experimentalists join Cynic and Chimp Spanner on the road...

French experimental metallers Hypno5e has confirmed the Carbon-Based Anatomy Live European Tour with Cynic and Chimp Spanner.  The t

Hypno5e - Des Deux L'une Est L'autre (Overcome)

Aw man, a french album title? From a band with song titles and half the lyrics in English – including titles like “Naked Lunch I” and “Maintained Relevance of Destruction Part II”? And a band name with a damned number in place of a letter (do they expect us to ignore it and pronounce the name 'hypnose' or spell it out as 'hyp-no-five-ee')?

Well, this was either going to be one of two things: a terrible half-arsed parody OH SO WACKY AND RANDOM album, or it was going to be the sadly real deal: music the band inevitably refers to as "ex