Bloodbath Reveal New Frontman


Sweden’s master of horror, Bloodbath — notable for the inclusion of Katatonia and Opeth members — is set to release its fourth album of supreme death metal, Grand Morbid Funeral, on November 18 through Peaceville Records. Following the departure of Opeth’s Mikael Åkerfeldt and months of speculation and rumor, the band has revealed Paradise Lost’s […]

Katatonia Releasing Four-Disc Set

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It’ll be mixed up between CDs and DVDs but yes, Katatonia’s Last Fair Day Gone Night will contain four discs when it drops September 15. Last Fair Day Gone Night boasts the band’s set from London’s esteemed Koko venue, with the band’s captivating performance captured on DVD with accompanying double audio disc of the whole […]

Guest Column: Three Bands You May Not Know But Should By Deathwhite


By now, you should know the drill. We’ve been having musicians from across metal’s grand spectrum pen brief guest columns for us on a number of engaging topics: must-read books, must-see films, and bands you may not know but absolutely should. Today’s column comes from Deathwhite, who you can listen to here. An Autumn for […]

Guest Column: Five Albums That Will Change You By Deathwhite


A long time ago, we asked a bunch of bands to submit columns on the following topic: Five Albums That Will Change Your Life. Today, we bring you an entry provided by the members of Deathwhite, whose song we debuted earlier this week. Katatonia’s Viva Emptiness Simply the finest collection of dark and dreary songs […]

Deathwhite Exclusive Song Stream: “A Burden To Carry”


We’ve got something truly regal to share with you folks this morning. It is an exclusive song stream from the band Deathwhite, called “A Burden To Carry.” The tune appears on the dark, melodic metal outfit’s impending Ethereal EP, which drops July 1. The Ethereal EP is the band’s first full sonic representation, recorded in […]

Katatonia Lose Drummer


Drummer Daniel Liljekvist has departed Swedish rockers Katatonia. He explained his exit in a statement: “I’ve been thinking about this for the last couple of months and I’ve come to the sad conclusion that I have to leave the band. It’s got nothing to do with ‘difference in views’ or any other bullshit. I just […]

Katatonia Part With Sodomizer


I have no idea if guitarist Per Eriksson is, as his nickname would indicate, a “Sodomizer,” but I wouldn’t be surprised if he were. Aren’t we all? “It has been some time coming but guitarist Per ‘Sodomizer’ Eriksson and Katatonia have now mutually agreed to part ways,” says a statement. “Per joined the band in […]

Review: Devin Townsend Project Rocks Rabid Melbourne Crowd

Devin Townsend

Hey guys, sorry it’s been a while. Just a quick update: I’ve been busy as fuck with university and writing, which I’m sure a lot of you will understand. With final exams coming up, I won’t have too much time to write articles for GSA, but I will do them! Just less frequently. Fret not, […]

Cult Of Luna Releasing Vertikal II

Cult of Luna

And they’re releasing it next month. Yes, friends — Cult of Luna have announced that on September 17, they’ll release Vertikal II through Density Records. The 4-track release contains over 30 minutes of music and is available to pre-order here. The Swedish band released their sixth full-length album Vertikal in January. This fall, Cult of […]

Katatonia Releasing Dethroned & Uncrowned This September


That’s right, you awesome individuals. Katatonia’s crowd-funded new LP Dethroned & Uncrowned will see a September 10 release in North America on Kscope. Pre-order the fucker here. Why the need for crowd-funding if they’re doing pre-orders anyway…with a label? The album’s basically the band’s reimagining of its Dead End Kings release. “The synopsis is simple […]