"some music was meant to stay underground..."

Metal News for April 5, 2018

Last updated on July 16, 2019 at 1:45 AM ET

We post metal news every day, throughout the day, covering thousands of metal bands including underground and unsigned bands. You are currently browsing the news archive, but you can also find news by band.

2 news articles posted on this day.


North Hammer Premieres New Lyric Video

Metalunderground.com brings you the exclusive premiere of Edmonton-based North Hammer's lyric video "Tip of The Spear." The song is off the debut album, "Stormcaller," released on March 16th. You can order or stream the album at the band's bandcamp page. North Hammer is the one-man band of Andrew James, also of Edmonton’s Eye of Horus and Shotgunner.

Andrew James commented on the song:

"Tip of the Spear is a fight song. The hero heads to a mountain peak rumoured to house an ancient celestial that can provide him with godlike powers that can help him defeat the bestial horde. However, a camp of these foul beasts lay in his path. The hero and his brother’s in arms lead their cavalry to a surprise attack in order to eradicate the menace."

The track listing for "Stormcaller" is as follows:

1. Avatar
2. Wanderer
3. Written in the Stars
4. Magic Mead
5. Tip of the Spear
6. A Soldier's Song
7. Black Forest Rain
8. Spellbinder
9. North Hammer
10. Lion's Winter

1 Comment - Discuss

Electric Funeral Fest III Final Lineup Revealed

The final lineup of the event has been confirmed with the addition of Salt Lake City avant-doom duo Eagle Twin, Seattle punk icons Zeke, Floridian death doom cult Crud, Austin funeral doom trio Communion, Arizona behemoths Twingiant, Denver industrial post punk unit Echo Beds, and California heavy psyche rockers Roast! See the full lineup below. More...

Read more...  |  0 Comments - Discuss