23:23 - s_t_s hey not that I miss them so but fo you know where band Deathstars's gone ? Seem they vanished...
21:47 - Risto It's their own tongue-in-cheek description. The vocals tip it over to the avantgarde side I think.
19:55 - Moose Many thanks to whoever introduced me to Astronoid via the shoutbox the other day. Their new album, Air, is magnificent. I can even understand why some refer to their genre as "Dream Thrash".
19:12 - Opethian @Apothecary, I got to meet him when I saw them play at Denver this past January. Dude is down to earth and was a privilege to get to meet him and Dallas \M/
Entitled Mechanisms Of Omniscience, Marlborough-located brutality purveyors in Abnormality will release the follow-up to 2012's Contaminating The Hive Mind this April 29th through Metal Blade Records, which the band signed a deal to late last year. Mechanisms Of Omniscience can be pre-ordered here, while the title track can be streamed in the YouTube-video located below.
Formerly known as System Divide, the regrouped extreme metallers Oracles have now unveiled the details for the band's upcoming debut album, Miserycorde, which is due out this July 1st through Deadlight Entertainment. Miserycorde features 11 songs, clocking in at 46 minutes, and the appearance of three masterful guitarists in the shape of Ryan Knight (ex-Arsis, ex-The Black Dahlia Murder), Jeff Loomis (Arch Enemy, Conquering Dystopia) and Per Nilsson (Scar Symmetry). Another new song and pre-orders will be available this coming Monday.
Spanish Sci-Fi death metallers Wormed are stoked to announce the streaming of Krighsu, due out March 18th through Season Of Mist. Krighsu can be heard in its entirety on Season Of Mist's official YouTube channel and pre-ordered here.
Fueled by all things rotten, the French metallers Glorior Belli have announced the release of Sundown (The Flock That Welcomes), due out this May 5th through Agonia Records, with various editions available here.
With the departure of founding guitarist Richard "Wildeþrýð" Brass earlier this year, UK's epic pagan metallers Wodensthrone have decided that after a decade as a band they're calling it a day. Wodensthrone released their final full-length, Curse, back in 2012.
With the previously revealed artwork, the Belgian goregrinders Aborted have now revealed the details for the band's upcoming album Retrogore. Featuring artwork by Christopher Lovell (Byzantine, Caliban, Jag Panzer) and a guest appearance by Cattle Decapitation's demonical frontman Travis Ryan, Retrogore is due out this April 22nd through Century Media Records. Pre-orders are available here.
The Norwegian Black metal pioneers of Mayhem have been announced to perform 1994's De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas, the band's debut album, in its entirety at Bristol, UK's Temples Festival, taking place at the Motion venue from June 3rd to 5th, with a pre-party taking place on the 2nd. Mayhem will headline the first night of the festival.
With Mystical Future recently released, the extreme metallers of Wildernessking have already announced the release of Levitate, a 7" EP featuring two brand-new songs, due out in early April. Limited strictly to only 20 bundle copies, Levitate was engineered, mixed and mastered by Daniel Thackwray at Big House Studios in Cape Town, South Africa.
Swedish grinders Gadget have made a video for the song "Enemies Of Reason", the opener of The Great Destroyer, the much awaited follow-up to 2006's The Funeral March, which is due out March 11th through Relapse Records. 56 seconds of grinding goodness can be streamed below.
The American filthmongers of Lord Mantis, which revealed the coming of an EP last year, have now revealed the details for the 23 minutes long Nice Teeth Whore. Nice Teeth Whore is currently at press in digipak and LP formats and being released by New Density.
Norwegian Black metal force Svarttjern have set April 29th as the release date for the band's upcoming album, Dødsskrik (Norwegian for "Scream of death"), released by Soulseller Records, which they signed to earlier this year. A new song, entitled "All Hail Satan", can be streamed below.
Swedish grinders Gadget have just released another song for streaming, entitled "I Don't Need You / Dead And Gone", on Bandcamp. "I Don't Need You / Dead And Gone" comes off of the band's upcoming third album The Great Destroyer, due out March 11th through Relapse Records.
Recently resurrected avantgarde maestros In The Woods... are happy to announce the release of Heart Of The Woods, a box set featuring the band's full-length albums - Heart Of The Ages, Omnio and Strange In Stereo, with exclusive artwork by Dehn Sora, a 60 pages hardcover book and much more. Heart Of The Woods is due out January 22nd through Debemur Morti Productions, which the band's newly signed to.