Just in time for the season of all things spooky, we bring you melancholic Gothic Metallers The Nocturnal Affair and their creepy new music video for “Beyond The Wall Of Sleep”! The band is led by singer/songwriter Brendan Shane, with his smooth and dusky voice and deft melodic sense, he creates a stark contrast to the heavy and gloomy instrumentation. Riffs, double-bass beats, and haunting synths will catch you in the feels and bring you closer. The Haunted House vibe of the lyric video is the perfect Autumn bring me down, to the grave! The track is the first taste of their debut album (Meta)morphosis, due out in early 2021 and it was produced by John Moyer (Disturbed), with mixing and mastering by Logan Mader (Machine Head, Once Human). Logan also contributed to some of the songwriting and production. Check out the video now!
Modern Metal band Behind The Horror will drop their new album tomorrow – Burn Up This Truth! You can stream the full album here at Ghost Cult right now! The band brings a blend of current and throwback flavors into their metal, with sounds from everyone from Lamb of God, Testament, Warbringer, Bonded By Blood, Megadeth, Holy Grail, Dream Theater, Nevermore, Sepultura, Shadows Fall, and more! Born in Brazil but based in New Jersey, led by brothers Gabriel and Lucas Alves on guitar and drums, you definitely want to hear their over the top style. Check out the stream here!
Brazillianextremee metallers Burn The Mankind have shared their new official video for their song ‘The Red Rise’, from their forthcoming new EP, entitled Chaos Matter. The band, spawned from the ashes the band born of the Nephasth ashes in 2009, recently signed to EMZ Productions. We are certainly hype for this band and new EP. Check out the video, filmed by Mateus Foletto and Paula Sandrin, and edited by Foletto. Continue reading
In many ways, 2019 has been a banner year for all things Progressive Rock and Metal. Many of the leaders in the genre have brought forth new releases and some exciting newcomers have impressed as well. Ghost Cult has teamed up with ascending group Tylor Dory Trio to première their new single, ‘Dying Light’. The song comes from their forthcoming full-length album, Unsought Salvation. Sonically, the track has key components of the bands’ style molded from their earliest days; contemplative and chill at the start, while simmering up to a tangle of complex motifs, wailing solos, emotional vocals, and dramatic crescendos. Check out the track here! Continue reading
North Carolina has a great music scene with many heavy, and diverse bands from across that great state. Today we have Minor Stars who are prepping their new album, Through Pinholes in the Sky, out later this week. produced by Mitch Easter (R.E.M., Pavement, Polvo), the band has all the usual Sludge, Psychedelic, and Doom influences, but are also untethered to convention, also owing to an interest in alt-rock, classic rock, and other music. Check out the new single ‘Daydream’ right now and pre-order the album below. Rock! Continue reading
Ghost Cult is proud to partner up with Sludgelord Records for this exclusive stream of the brand new Waingro single – ‘Merrin’. The track comes from the Vancouver-based Stoner Rock power trio’s new album, III, out next week. The track is short, to the point and heavy as hell! You can purchase and stream the track, and pre-order it today. Jam it out right now! Continue reading