The Professor in in! Professor Metal’s second episode is now available for viewing in the Metal Lair YouTube Channel. Its the Halloween Special where he reviews Swedish progressive metal/rock band Opeth’s new album In Cauda Venenum.

Theres comedy galore in this episode with Halloween antics. Dont miss it.

Dont forget to subscribe and share Metal Lairs YouTube Channel while you’re there.

Professor Metal Episode 2 “The Halloween Special”

Today the band present a new playthrough video which highlights the phenomenal skills of their drummer Reykr. Watch his dextrous decimation of ‘Whispers Of A Husk‘, a track from their fearsome debut album, Horror Vacui, at the Sathamel YouTube channel.

In further news, you will also soon have the chance to see Reykr and the rest of the band in the flesh, as Sathamel return to live action in November with two fantastic shows. First up, on the 9th, the band will be heading to the south coast to join VoicesAklashShadowflag and more for Winter Assault II at the Green Door Store in Brighton.

Then, on the 23rd, Sathamel will headline Darkness Over Northampton at The Lab – with support coming from Stereo SkullMaster’s Call and Primal Holocaust.

Meanwhile praise continues to be lavished upon Sathamel’s fearsome full length debut album, Horror Vacui…

“Sathamel’s onrush of darkness and void will leave you completely disoriented from start to finish, proving once and for all there’s nothing better than some first-class Blackened Death Metal hailing from our beloved United Kingdom to feed all of our inner demons and fears.” – THE HEADBANGING MOOSE

” This is an album of complete brutality and is relentless throughout.” – INDEPENDENT MUSIC SHOWCASE

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SATHAMEL announce live dates and unveil devastating drum playthrough video!

Photo & Editing Credit Joe Evin

We have the second episode in the “Why This is Metal” series titled “Why Gardening is Metal” starring Winder Marin exclusively on the Metal Lair YouTube Channel.

First of all Winder covers a lot of gardening fun facts that are both informational and interesting paired with the perfect metal accompaniment. These segments are extremely funny, well researched and hilarious to watch. Go check it out now and make sure you like, share, subscribe and comment.

Why Gardening is Metal Starring Winder Marin

Artwork And Photo Credit Joe Evin

Vinyl Lair has launched its YouTube Channel “Metal Lair” and we have the first installment called “Why Sushi is Metal” In the “Why This is Metal Series” starring Winder Marin. Winder delivers a hilarious delivery of fun facts about sushi and metal in a very comical format. If you like to laugh you must watch it. Dont forget to like, share and subscribe!

Why Sushi is Metal Starring Winder Marin

L-R – Michael K Sparks – Bass, Guitars, Davis R Hay – Programming, Vocals – Photo Credit – Stephanie Bell

Edmonton black grind duo SOPHIST are offerings fans of brutality and scorching riffs a FREE download of their debut EP “Betrothal To The Stone: Conception of Mephisto” that was just unleashed this past August.

The band is making the FREE download only available online for a 48hrs, from Friday, Sept 13 until Sunday, Sept 15th 11:59 pm MT via the band’s Bandcamp.

Having just formed mere months ago, the duo of SOPHIST worked breakneck speed to unleash their debut EP “Betrothal To The Stone: Conception of Mephisto”.

A frantic blend of grindcore and black metal, SOPHIST takes inspiration from bands such as Anaal Nathrakh, Mayhem, and Napalm Death to create a sound that is unholy as it is blistering fast. The lyrical content revolves around the esoteric and occult, much of the inspiration for the lyrics on here came from an alchemical text called Hermaphrodite Child of the Sun and Moon.

“Betrothal To The Stone: Conception of Mephisto” is available on Spotify, Apple Music, and CD Baby.

Track Listing:
1. Betrothal To The Stone: Conception of Mephisto (3:15)
2. Choke On Your Own Bile (5:10)
3. A Captive of Saturn’s Scythe (2:52)
4. Betrothal To The Stone: Conception of Mephisto (Bonus Instrumental Version) (3:15)
5. Choke On Your Own Bile (Bonus Instrumental Version) (5:10)
6. A Captive of Saturn’s Scythe (Bonus Instrumental Version) (2:52)
EP Length: 22:37

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Black Grind Duo SOPHIST Offer Free Download of Debut EP