Swedish psychedelic metallers Skraeckoedlan are thrilled to announce the release of the band's second full-length, Sagor ("Stories"), due out June 10th through In Flames frontman Anders Fridén's label Razzia Notes. As more details are yet to come, the band announced the release of a single, entitled Flod ("River"), to be released on May 22nd. A preview for the single can be viewed below.
Lucifer, the brand-new band featuring Johanna Platow Sadonis of short-lived The Oath, are proud to announce the release of the band's self-titled debut album, Lucifer I, due out June 16th through Rise Above Records. With Andrew "Andy" Prestridge (ex-The Oath) and Gary "Gaz" Jennings (ex-Cathedral), Lucifer will cloak the world with occult magic.
With 20 years and 4 full-length albums on its shoulders, the French black metal duo Celestia are pulling back to the shadows to rest. The band's final album, Apparitia Sumptuous Spectre, is due out by the end of summer through Apparitia Recordings. Though the CD version is scheduled for June and the vinyl version is scheduled for September, Apparitia Sumptuous Spectre can be streamed in full and purchased as a digital download through the label's Bandcamp page here. While at it, behold the artwork and tracklisting below.
Seven years in the making, the Aussie grinders Captain Cleanoff are stoked to announce Rising Terror, the follow-up to 2008's Symphonies Of Slakcness, due out April 25th through Blastasfuk. Read the tracklist and view the artwork below, while listening to three new songs streaming here. Let's grind!
The American grinders Cloud Rat are excited to announce the release of the band's third full-length, Qliphoth, due out May 29th and co-released by LFP Records (USA), React With Protest (GER), Moment Of Collapse (GER) and 7Degrees (GER). Pre-order Qliphothhere and get grinded here! But, lo and behold, an interview, directed by author Kim Kelly and featuring vocalist Madison Marshall, telling us about Qliphoth, can be read over at Noisey! Enjoy!
During a concert in Santiago, Chile on April 16th, featuring legendary crust punk band Doom, the venue building collapsed. The building collapsed due to the capacity was exceeded by about 50 people. Three people, identified as Daniel Isaías Moraga, 24, Gastón Eduardo Angladetti, 25, and Fabián González, 22, lost their lives and twelve people, whereas seven of them are critically injured, was sent to hospital.
The Swedish death metallers in Entrails are excited to announce Obliteration, the band's 4th full-length album, due out May 15th through Metal Blade Records. The album was recorded by Entrails guitarist Jimmy Lundqvist at his own Bloodshed Studios, while mastering duties were taken care of by Dan Swanö at Unisound Studios. While the pre-orders are available here, you can view the artwork, read the tracklist and listen to a brand-new song, entitled "Beyond The Flesh", below!
With a bit more than a month to go until the release of the band's third full-length, entitled Saa raa og kald, the Norwegian black metallers in Djevel have revealed "Vaar forbannede jord", the second track from the upcoming album. Saa raa og kald is due out April 30th through Aftermath Music, with pre-orders available here, and the new song can be streamed below.
Long-time drummer Anthony Jude "A.J." Pero, of legendary heavy metal band Twisted Sister, passed away at the age of 55. Pero was a member of Twisted Sister from 1982 to 1986, from 1997 to 1998, and again from 2003 until his death. Pero performed on Adrenaline Mob's last two albums and recently joined Four By Fate, also featuring former Frehley's Comet members Tod Howarth and John Regan.
The sludge metallers in Primitive Man have announced the release of Home Is Where The Hatred Is, featuring four brand-new songs of pure nihilistic hatred, which is due out February 17th through Relapse Records. The EP will be available on standard black vinyl and a limited silver vinyl, with pre-orders available here. Home Is Where The Hatred Is serves as the follow-up to the band's full-length debut Scorn. You can also listen to the opening track "Loathe" available below.
After recently inking a deal to Century Media, the Swedish death metallers Tribulation revealed they're working on a new album. The band now revealed their upcoming full-length album The Children Of The Night is scheduled to be released in April through Century Media. They also revealed the release of The Death & Rebirth Of..., featuring two new tracks from the upcoming album. The EP will be released on black and limited gold 7" vinyl on the band's upcoming North American tour, starting January 28th, supporting Aeon, Cannibal Corpse and Behemoth.
I'm Going To Kill Myself, the brand-new and third full-length by US metallers Black Sheep Wall, is streaming exclusively in its entirety over at Lambgoat. The album is due out January 27th through Season Of Mist. Compromised of only 4 songs, with one song being over 30 minutes, it clocks in at over 60 minutes. Listen to I'm Going To Kill Myselfhere and, please, don't kill yourself*!
The sludge mongers in Lord Dying have granted Loudwire to exclusively stream the band's upcoming album Poisoned Altars in its entirety. Poisoned Altars is due out in a week from today through Relapse Records, which will also be the band's debut on the label. Stream the album here and get your fix now!
The Swedish extreme metallers in Shiningrecently revealed the recording of a new album, due out in 2015. The band's manager Patricia Thomas revealed today album number nine, entitled IX - Everyone, Everything, Everywhere, Ends, is due out April 20th through Season Of Mist.
The French symphonic metallers Penumbra are back and have just wrapped up the recording of the band's new album: Era 4.0. The band recorded Era 4.0 last December and will enter the studio again in late February for the final touches of the follow-up to 2003's Seclusion. Are you excited for their first full-length release in 12 years?