The Algorithm is gearing up to release a new single titled 'Tr0jans', which will include new versions of 'Isometry' and 'Antikythera Mechanism' as well as a new song, in early 2012. Skyharbor will release their debut album 'Blinding White Noise: Illusion & Chaos' around the same time. The album was announced to be delayed earlier, but no reason was given at that point. It will feature guest appearances by Daniel Tompkins (ex-TesseracT), Marty Friedman (ex-Megadeth), Vishal J. Singh (Amogh Symphony) and Sunneith Revankar(Bhayanak Maut).
UPDATE:The Algorithm has also released a new version of the track 'Isometry', which is available for streaming and for free download from his SoundCloud page. Listen below.
Rogue Records America have announced that they have signed Australian band Synthetic Breed. They also state: "In an effort to bring something fresh to the North American audience Rogue Records America will be selling both 'Perpetual Motion Machine' and the band’s explosive 2007 debut 'Catatonic' as a double album set." The band have recently announced Mares Refalaeda as their new vocalist.
UK-based The Safety Fire report that they have signed a record deal with Inside Out Music, a division of Century Media Records. Other artists on their roster include Devin Townsend, James Labrie, Pain of Salvation and Kings X. Watch the announcement video below.
Vildhjarta have published a short video following the recent announcement of their signing to Century Media Records. Watch it below. The video also contains a snippet of new material. The band will be releasing their long awaited full-length debut album before the end of this year.
Basick Records report that they have signed Uneven Structure. 'Februus', the band's debut full-length album which they have been working on for a while now, will be released before the end of this year.
Guitarist Igor 'Eggeh' Omodei comments: "We are so glad to be working with Basick, a label that completely understands and allows us the creative freedom we are looking for. We've endured a lot of hard work and effort in order to create 'Februus' and it's a great pleasure to know that we can count on Barley's team to push things forward and nail its release in perfect conditions. THALL."
A video update accompanying the signing announcement has been uploaded to Basick Records' YouTube channel. Watch it below. It features some footage from the band's second ever live performance in Bern, Switzerland on April 30th. Uneven Structure's debut EP '8' was released in December 2009 and is available for free download.