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June 12, 2024

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Yonkers, New York based brutal technical Death Metallers MALIGNANCY are streaming their upcoming new album “…Discontinued” in its entirety at this location now. It will be released via Willowtip Records on June 14, 2024 on CD, vinyl LP and digital formats. www.facebook.com/malignancyofficial

Chile’s psychedelic Black Metallers KERASFÓRA are streaming their upcoming debut full length “Six Nights Beyond The Serpents Threshold” in its etirety over here now. It will be released on June 14, 2024 via Iron Bonehead Productions. https://kerasfora.bandcamp.com

Reykjavík, Iceland based Death Metallers DEVINE DEFILEMENT have just released their sophomore full length “Age Of Atrocities” via Rising Nemesis Records. It was recorded and mixed by Sigurjon Oli at Liquid Slam Studios and mastered by Floor at GLDCHN Studios. The artwork was created by Freyr Hreinsson. You can stream the album in its entirety at this location. The band has additionally released the following five videos for tracks from the album: ‘Byzantine Blinding‘, ‘Wraith‘, ‘Embedded In Filth‘, ‘S.C.U‘ (featuring Trausti from FALSE MAJESTY and Floor from KORPSE) and ‘Malformed Grin‘. More DEVINE DEFILEMENT info you will find at www.facebook.com/devinedefilement

Brazilian Black Metallers AMEN CORNER have just released their new album “Written By The Devil” via Hammerheart Records on CD and vinyl LP. It features the following tracks: ‘Intro’, ‘The War Of The Antichrist’, ‘The Protectors’, ‘Fall And Ascension’, ‘Signal From Beyond’, ‘Inferno’, ‘Written By The Devil’, ‘The Splendor Of Your Presence’ and ‘Lúcifer, A Suprema Luz Da Manhã’. www.facebook.com/amencornerhorde

Italian technical Death Metallers HOUR OF PENANCE have just premiered a lyric video for ‘Spiralling Into Decline’ over here. It is the closing track off the band’s new album “Devotion”, which was released in April via Agonia Records. www.facebook.com/hourofpenance

Finnish Death / Grinders I, CURSED have just released a second single from their new EP “Death Holograms”. You can check out a lyric video for ‘Sorrower’ at this location. A lyric video for the first single ‘Blades’ can still be watched over here. The EP will be released on July 17, 2024. www.facebook.com/i.cursed.grind

June 11, 2024

Austrian MASTIC SCUM have just released a video for ‘Room 23’ over here. The track appears on their latest album “Icon”, which was released on CD and red vinyl via MDD Records. www.facebook.com/masticscum

To celebrate their 10th anniversary Finnish Death / Thrashers HAUTAJAISYÖ will be re-releasing their first recordings from the “Uneenkuiskaajat Promo 2015” with bonus tracks via Inverse Records. It additionally will feature the unreleased intro song ‘Kuiskaukset’ (Whispers) and a different version of ‘Köysi’ (Rope), which was released on the band’s 2016 “Three Screams Of Insanity” split tape with POPRAVČÍ VRCH and UNHOLY IMPURITY. You can check out the Promo 2015 at this location. A new HAUTAJAISYÖ EP, which will be entitled “En Murru En Taivu”, will be released at the end of the year, on which the band will re-record three songs from their debut full length and one song from the demo sessions. More about HAUTAJAISYÖ at www.facebook.com/hautajaisyo

Finnish melodic Black Metallers BLOODCROSS have just premiered ‘Gravebound’, the title track from their upcoming debut full length, over here. The album will be released on July 05, 2024 via Personal Records. The previously revealed ‘Warbeasts’ can still be streamed at this location. The complete “Gravebound” tracklist reads as follows: ‘Warbeasts’, ‘Nemesis Reborn’, ‘Beyond Flesh’, ‘Pale Avenger’, ‘Gravebound’, ‘Devil Speed’ and ‘Howling Spirits’. www.facebook.com/bloodcrossmetal

June 10, 2024

Tampa, Florida based blackened Death Metal Punks TORTURERS’ LOBBY are streaming their upcoming debut full length “Deadened Nerves” in its entirety over here now. It will be released on June 14, 2024 via Caligari Records (CD and cassette tape versions), in co-operation with Ixiol Productions (vinyl version). You can also check out the band’s previously released EP “Man In Zugzwang” at https://torturerslobby.bandcamp.com

“Trenches”, third full-length from Norway’s SVARTELDER, will be released on August 02, 2024 via Soulseller Records. It was mixed and mastered by Marius Strand at Strand Studio and the artwork was created by Khaos Diktator. It will feature the following tracks: ‘Psychotic Symphony’, ‘I Give The Stranger A Sign’, ‘Touch This Norwegian Finger’, ‘The Forgiving Isolation’, ‘As All Ends…’, ‘…With Death’ and ‘In The Trenches’. You can already check out ‘I Give The Stranger A Sign’ at this location. For more band information please visit www.facebook.com/svartelderofficial

Ukrainian Black Metallers LUCIFUGUM are currently working on two new songs. After a very serious throat problem Stabaath has returned on vocals now. The record will be called “Adanom” and will contain an intro and the songs ‘Смола У Крові Нашій’ and ‘Lucispear’. More LUCIFUGUM music you will find at https://lucifugum.bandcamp.com

June 08, 2024

Dutch Black Metallers CODEX MORTIS have just released a new single off their forthcoming sophomore full length “Tales Of Woe”. You can check out ‘It Dies With Me’ at this location. The album will be released via Black Lion Records on June 21, 2024. It was mixed and mastered by Björnström Ljud & Produktion. The artwork was created by Vladimir ‘Smerdulak’ Chebakov. The full tracklist reads like this: ‘Forsaken’, ‘Capricious Disembodied Villain’, ‘Chosen’, ‘Trenched In Blood’, ‘Fire Screams And Death’ and ‘It Dies With Me’. www.facebook.com/codexmortis

June 07, 2024

Bay Area Deathers LACERATION will release their sophomore full-length “I Erode” via 20 Buck Spin on July 26, 2024 on CD, vinyl LP, cassette tape and digitally. It was recorded by Matt Harvey of EXHUMED / GRUESOME and mixed and mastered by Greg Wilkinson at Earhammer Studios (UNDERGANG, VASTUM, ULTHAR, HIGH ON FIRE). The artwork was created by James Bousema (FROZEN SOUL, KERRY KING, CELESTIAL SANCTUARY, MORGUL BLADE). Here’s the complete tracklist: ‘Degradation (Intro)’, ‘Excised’, ‘Sadistic Enthrallment’, ‘Vile Incarnate’, ‘Dreams Of The Formless’, ‘Carcerality’, ‘Strangled By Hatred’, ‘Impaling Sorrow’ and ‘I Erode’. You can already check out ‘Excised’ over here. More about LACERATION at www.facebook.com/lacerationofficial

On July 26, 2024 Chile based Thrashers MAYHEMIC will release their debut full length “Toba” via Sepulchral Voice Records. It will feature the following tracks: ‘Kollarbone Crushed Neanderthal’, ‘Extintion & Mystery’, ‘Valley Of The Thundra’, ‘Triumph Portrait’, ‘Eschatological Symphony’, ‘Hazardous Prowler’, ‘Olduvai’s Lullaby’ and ‘Toba’. You can already check out the album track ‘Triumph Portrait’ at this location. For more MAYHEMIC info please visit www.facebook.com/p/mayhemic-100036174441864

“Raw Materials Of Decay”, the debut full length from Portland’s Death / Grinders HEMORRHOID, which was originally released in March of this year, will be released via Extremely Rotten Productions, in co-operation with Headsplit Records, on June 28, 2024 on CD, vinyl LP, cassette tape and digital formats. It was recorded and mixed by Charlie Koryn at Underworld Studios and mastered by Noah Buchanan. The cover artwork was created by Filtheffigy. A full album stream is available at https://hemorrhoid666.bandcamp.com

Bangladesh based Death Metallers WARHOUND have just self-released a new EP entitled “1857: The Rebellion” on digital format. The following tracks are featured on it: ‘Lest We Forget’, ‘Bone Chilling Gust’, ‘Unbent Until Death’ and ‘Last Stand of the Old Order’. It was recorded at Noizemine Studio and Bumblebee Productions in Dhaka, mixed and mastered by Dewan Anamul Hasan and the cover artwork was created by Aryan Shrestha. A full EP stream is available over here now. For all further WARHOUND information, please visit www.facebook.com/warhoundbd

Greek psychedelic progressive Black Metallers HAIL SPIRIT NOIR will release their sixth full length “Fossil Gardens” on June 28, 2024 via Agonia Records on CD, cassette tape, colored vinyl LP and digitally. You can already check out a lyric video for the song ‘Curse You, Entropia’ at this location. “Fossil Gardens” was produced by Dimitris Douvras (ROTTING CHRIST, NIGHTSTALKER) and Magnus Lindberg (member of CULT OF LUNA and mastering engineer) and the cover artwork was created by George Baramatis. Here’s the complete tracklist: ‘Starfront Promenade’, ‘The Temple Of Curved Space’, ‘Curse You, Entropia’, ‘The Blue Dot’, ‘The Road To Awe’, ‘Ludwig In Orbit’ and ‘Fossil Gardens’. www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100063941775960

Finnish melodic Death Metallers NUMENTO have just self-released their third full “The Antimatter Fantasy”. The album was produced and mixed by Chris Herrle. The artwork was again created by the band’s guitarist Aleksi Vehmassalo. A full album stream is available over here. More band information you will find at www.facebook.com/numentofin

June 06, 2024

San Antonio, Texas based melodic blackened Death Metallers MYTHOLOGIK have just released a lyric video for ‘Satanael’ at this location. The track will be featured on their upcoming album “Blood In The Sky”, which will be self-released on June 14, 2024. It was recorded, engineered, produced, mixed and mastered by Bryan Eckermann at Bonespill Studios. www.facebook.com/mythologiktx

Norwegian Metallers SARKE, featuring Nocturno Culto from DARKTHRONE on vocals, have just revealed another track from their upcoming eighth full-length “Endo Feight”. You can check out ‘In Total Allegiance’ over here. The album will be released on June 21, 2024 via Soulseller Records. It was recorded and mixed at H10 Productions by Lars-Erik Westby and mastered by Sofia von Hage and Thomas Eberger at Stockholm Mastering. The cover illustration was created by Kjetil Nystuen. www.facebook.com/sarkeofficial

Dutch Death Metallers SEVERE TORTURE are streaming their upcoming sixth full length “Torn From The Jaws Of Death” in its entirety at this location now. The album was recorded at Torture Compound Studios with Damiën Kerpentier and mixed and mastered by Mendel bij de Leij of MbdL Productions. The cover artwork was created by Pär Olofsson. “Torn From The Jaws Of Death” will be released on June 07, 2024 via Season Of Mist. www.facebook.com/severetorture

Finnish Folk / Black Metallers WOLFHORDE will release their third full length “Bloodmoon Symphonies” on August 30, 2024 via Inverse Records. It will feature the following tracks: ‘Killer Rabbit Of Caerbannog’, ‘Forsaken Shrine’, ‘Tormented (Beyond Apprehension)’, ‘Kuoleman Mustat Siivet’, ‘Anubis’, ‘Phantom Queen’, ‘Last Good Fight’ and ‘Bloodmoon Symphony’. A video for the first single ‘Tormented (Beyond Apprehension)’ can already be watched over here. The “Bloodmoon Symphonies” cover artwork was created by Juha-Matti Koppelomäki. www.facebook.com/wolfhordebandofficial

June 05, 2024

Polish Death Metallers ESCALATION have just released a first song from their upcoming debut full length “Ruins Of The Falling World”. You can check out ‘Beyond The Veil Of Fear’ over here. The album will be released on June 21, 2024 on jewelcase CD and digitally through Polish label Via Nocturna. It was recorded at HUGEstudio (GRIEF CIRCLE, FORMIS, CZORT) and mixed and mastered by Piotr Zubko. The cover artwork was created by Katarzyna Jakubska from Dark Descent Design. The complete “Ruins Of The Falling World” tracklist reads as follows: ‘Intro’, ‘Beyond The Veil Of Fear’, ‘No Turning Back’, ‘Symphony Of Despair’, ‘United Forces’, ‘Human Tomb’, ‘Embrace Of Darkness’, ‘Rise Before We Fall’ and ‘Worthless Promises’. www.facebook.com/escalationofficial

Spanish Death Metallers APOSENTO have just released the title track of their upcoming fourth full length “No Safe Haven” at this location. The album will be released on July 02, 2024 via Xtreem Music on CD and digital formats (the vinyl edition will follow later on). It was recorded at Rock Lab Studios with Dan Díez from TIERRA SANTA and mixed by Davide Billia (BEHEADED, ANTROPOPHAGUS, ex – HOUR OF PENANCE) at MK2 Studios in Italy. The album cover has once again been created by Naroa Etxebarría. The full tracklist reads as follows: ‘No Safe Haven’, ‘Tortured And Abused’, ‘Uncertain Death’, ‘A Texas Funeral’, ‘The Bad Seed’, ‘Where Darkness Reigns’, ‘Let It Bleed’, ‘The Devil’s Bargain’, ‘As Your Life Ends’ and ‘Parásitos’. Since the release of their previous album, APOSENTO has undergone some line-up changes. One of their former vocalists, Carlos García, has returned to the band. He was already part of APOSENTO from 1993 to 1997 and recorded the EP “Welcome To Darkness” with them in 1997. Also Manu Reyes, who already played bass and recorded two albums and an EP since their re-formation in 2012 until 2020, now converted to guitar. The current line-up is completed by bassist Pablo Vázquez, who joined in 2021 and Raúl Ceballos, who recently became the band’s new drummer. www.facebook.com/aposentodeath

On June 07, 2024 Personal Records will release “Detrimental Paratomy”, the debut EP from Tuscan Death Metallers NECROCENE, on transparent CD format. A full EP stream is available over here now. The EP was recorded and mixed at Hill Valley Studio between December 2022 and March 2023, and then mastered at Sügis Productions in April 2023. www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100091964531943

June 04, 2024

On June 21, 2024 Invictus Productions will release “Sabatraxas”, a special anniversary EP from Netherlands based Black / Deathers LUCIFERICON, on 12″ vinyl format. Here’s the complete tracklist: ‘Alogos Vel Sethos’, ‘Paradoxicon Lucifericon’, ‘Sabatraxas’, ‘Khidir’s Urn’, ‘Qliphotic Trance’ and ‘Sevenfold’. The first three songs are leftover tracks from “The Warlock Of Da’ath” sessions, the three tracks that follow are live versions. You can check out ‘Sabatraxas’ at this location. More about LUCIFERICON at www.facebook.com/lucifericon

Minneapolis, Minnesota based blackened Death Metallers GRAND DEMISE OF CIVILIZATION have just released their fourth full length “The Blaze Of Abaddon” via Ordovician Records on CD, cassette tape and digital formats. It was recorded from September 2021 to March 2024 at Silent Water Studios in Minneapolis, Minnesota, engineered, mixed and mastered by Dan Lerach and the cover art was created by Belial Necroarts. A full album stream is available over here. You can follow the band at www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100063570482754

Dutch atmospheric Black Metal project WURGILNÕ has just released the single ‘De Pest’ at this location. The track is taken from the upcoming new album “Krijtland”, which will be released on June 11, 2024 via Fetzner Death Records on CD, cassette tape and digitally. Here’s the complete tracklist: ‘Kop Op Het Blok’, ‘De Lijdensweg Van Entgen Luijten’, ‘Voor De Eeuwigheid Gehangen’, ‘1928’, ‘De Nachtdwaalster’, ‘Het Wilde Heir’, ‘De Pest’ and ‘Krijtland’. The album was recorded at “Het Galgenveld” in Sittard, The Netherlands from October 2023 to April 2024, mixed by WURGILNÕ and mastered by Jon Sjolin of Experitone in Sweden. The artwork was created by Merg&Been. www.facebook.com/wurgilno

Darkness Shall Rise Productions will release a compilation from German Occult Folk / Doom Metallers AIVVASS, entitled “Spiritual Archives (Occult Rites I+II)”, on CD and cassette tape formats. Both EPs, “Occult Rites I” and “Occult Rites II” will be released separately on 12″ vinyl. The CD and tape versions will be released on July 18, 2024, while the two vinyl EPs will be released on August 15, 2024. A full album stream is already available over here. More AIVVASS info you will find at www.facebook.com/officialaivvass

“Retaliation”, the debut full length from Norwegian Black / Deathers / ULVEHUNGER, will be released via Darkness Shall Rise Productions on CD, vinyl LP and cassette tape formats. The CD and tape versions will be released on July 18, 2024, while the vinyl version will follow on August 15, 2024. The album was recorded at Tomb Studio (ORDER, WITCH CLUB SATAN) and produced by Anders Odden, with mastering by Patrick W. Engel at Temple Of Disharmony. You can already stream “Retaliation” in its entirety at this location. ULVEHUNGER consists of L.J. Balvaz (BALVAZ, CADAVER, DISGUSTING), K.B. Fletcher (DISGUSTING), Frost (SATYRICON, 1349) and Anders Odden (CADAVER, ORDER, SATYRICON live). www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100089656459184

Norwegian Black Metallers YR have just released a new single entitled ‘Doed Og Begravet’ over here. The track will be featured on the band’s upcoming EP “Maanelyst”, which will be released on June 21, 2024 via Hellstain Productions on digipak CD and digitally. Here’s the full tracklist: ‘Doed Og Begravet’, ‘Kvessa Tunger’, ‘Nidhogg’, ‘Stormtatt’ and ‘Offernatt’. The material was mixed and mastered by Hugo Alvarstein (GOD DETHRONED, NOCTURNAL BREED, CHROME DIVISION) and the cover artwork was created by Necrolust Productions (KAMPFAR, WHOREDOM RIFE, BLACK ALTAR). www.facebook.com/yrband666

June 01, 2024

Canada’s Black / Death Metal three-piece ADVERSARIAL has just released their third full length “Solitude With The Eternal” via Dark Descent Records on CD, vinyl LP, cassette tape and digital formats. The album was recorded and mixed by Vadim Balanyuk and mastered by Damian Herring at Subterranean Watchtower Studios. The artwork was created by Nekronikon. A full album stream is available at this location. More about ADVERSARIAL at www.facebook.com/adversarialofficial

“The Feast Of Human Vices”, the new EP from Chicago’s Doom / Deathers CARRION THRONE, is streaming in its entirety over here now. It was just released via Lacerated Enemy Records. www.facebook.com/carrionthronedeath