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February 05, 2016

Canadian Black / Deathers PAROXSIHZEM have just completed work on their upcoming vinyl only MLP "Abyss Of Excruciating Vexes". It is scheduled for an early Spring release through Hellthrasher Productions and comprises of five new tracks (including an ARKHON INFAUSTUS cover). "Abyss Of Excruciating Vexes" is the band’s first release to feature current drummer Abyss (better known as ADVERSARIAL’s bass player). The album’s artwork and layout was created by Krag. An advance song (‘Bellicose Psychosis') can already be checked out here. More info at www.facebook.com/pages/paroxsihzem/293704858374

Germany's SIX REASONS TO KILL have just released a trailer video for their upcoming vinyl 7" EP "Rote Erde" at this location. The video's band scenes were filmed by Yves Ambitious Film and the trailer was recorded and edited by Daniel Zimmermann from Schrottgrenze. More about SIX REASONS TO KILL at www.facebook.com/sixreasonstokill

February 04, 2016

"Celestial Decadence", the new full length from Finnish Death / Black Metallers ILLUSIONS DEAD, is now streaming in its entirety here. The album will be released on February 08, 2016 digitally and as a limited edition CD (200 copies) through the band's Bandcamp page. The cover art was created by Moonrot Photography and the tracklist reads like this: 'Incursion', 'Devoured By Hatred', 'Shadow And Flame', 'Hour Of The Raven', 'Revolution (Celestial Spheres)', 'Tormentor Of The Weak', 'The Way Of The Deceiver' and 'Illusions Dead'. For all further info on ILLUSIONS DEAD check out www.facebook.com/illusionsdeadofficial

French Black / Death Metallers THE ORDER OF APOLLYON have been signed by Agonia Records, with plans to record a new EP in 2016. More information at www.tooa.org or www.facebook.com/theorderofapollyon

Italy's epic Death Metallers ADE have just inked a deal with Xtreem Music for the release of their third album "Carhago Delenda Est". It album will be recorded, mixed and mastered at Overload Studios with Riccardo Studer and released during the summer of 2016. Re-issues of their second album "Spartacus" (2013) and their debut "Prooemivm Sangvine" (2009) will follow later on. An official video from their previous album "Spartacus" can be found at this location. More about ADE at www.facebook.com/adelegions

February 03, 2016

Spanish Death Metallers BIZARRE have just finished the recordings of their debut mini CD "Inner Necropolis". The cover artwork was created by Raúl González and the complete tracklist reads as follows: 'Dying Existence', 'Damp Earth', 'Asphyxiating Dark Memories', 'Moldy And Decomposed', 'Fleshless' and 'Inner Necropolis'. An exclusive advance track can already be checked out here. "Inner Necropolis" was partially recorded and later mixed and mastered at Moontower Studios by Javi Félez (GRAVEYARD). It will be released on March 01, 2016 via Xtreem Music. More info at www.facebook.com/bizarremetal

North Carolina based Death Metallers ATROCIOUS ABNORMALITY have just released a track from their forthcoming new full length "Formed In Disgust". You can check out 'Storm Of Ash' right here. A lyric video for the track 'Exterminate The Apostles' can furthermore be found at this location. The album will be released on March 04, 2016 via Comatose Music. The cover artwork has been created by Marco Hasmann. More about ATROCIOUS ABNORMALITY at www.facebook.com/atrociousabnormality

Italy's DARKEND have just been signed by Non Serviam Records for the release of threir upcoming new full length “The Canticle Of Shadows”. The album will be released in early Spring 2016. More about DARKEND at www.facebook.com/darkendofficial

February 02, 2016

URGEHAL are now streaming their complete forthcoming full-length "Aeons In Sodom" at this location. The album which features several guest musicians (members from DARKTHRONE, TAAKE, SHINING, CARPATHIAN FOREST, TSJUDER, SADISTIC INTENT and many more) will be released on February 12, 2016 via Season Of Mist. All further URGEHAL information at www.facebook.com/nefas.official

January 29, 2016

Canadian Death Metallers NECRONOMICON are premiering the first track form their upcoming new album "Advent Of The Human God" at this location now. The album will feature the following tracks: 'The Descent', 'Advent Of The Human God', 'The Golden Gods', 'Okkultis Trinity', 'Unification Of The Pillars', 'Crown Of Thorns', 'The Fjord', 'Gaia', 'I (Bringer Of Light)', 'Innocence And Wrath' (CELTIC FROST cover) and 'Alchemy Of The Avatar'. "Advent Of The Human God" has been scheduled for worldwide release on March 18, 2016 via Season Of Mist. For more info on NECRONOMICON check out www.facebook.com/necronomiconmetal

American Death Metallers CASKET ROBBERY have just released the song 'Final Chapter' at this location. It is taken from their upcoming debut full length "Evolution Of Evil" which will be out on March 04, 2016 via Mortal Music. An official video for the album opener 'Annibelle's Hell' can furthermore be viewed at this location. The complete "Evolution Of Evil" tracklist reads like this: 'Annibelle's Hell', 'Blood Bathory', 'Malevolent Milwaukee Massacre', 'Final Chapter', 'Undead Living Hell', 'Pray For Death', 'Curse Of The Night Stalker', 'Encroaching Darkness', 'Cyanide Skies' and 'The Asylum'. More about CASKET ROBBERY at www.facebook.com/casketrobbery

'Psychpathology', the title track of RAGNAROK's forthcoming eighth studio album, can now be checked out here. The album will be released on March 25, 2016 via Agonia Records. More band info at www.ragnarokhorde.com or www.facebook.com/ragnarokofficial

January 28, 2016

German Death Metallers SKINNED ALIVE have just inked a deal with F.D.A. Rekotz. The band's debut album will be released at the end of 2016 / early 2017. On March 18, 2016 the band will already share a split CD with fellow German Death Metallers FLESHCRAWL. It is entitled "Tales Of Flesh And Skin" and features the following tracks: 'The Beauty And The Pest', 'Lingchi', 'Lifeless Flesh Relased' and 'Stroked With An Axe'. FLESHCRAWL's part includes 'Return Of The Flesh', 'Reign Again', 'Kingdom Of Skulls' and 'Black Souls'. More about SKINNED ALIVE at www.facebook.com/skinnedaliveofficial

Leipzig / Germany based Black Metallers VIDARGÄNGR have been signed by War Anthem Records. Their second album "A World That Has To Be Opposed" will be out in April 2016. It was recorded at TAD Music Studio in Chemnitz, Germany and the mastering was done by Chris Fielding (CONAN, ELECTRIC WIZARD, PRIMORDIAL). The cover artwork has been created by Alexander Kavtea. The following tracks will appear on "A World That Has To Be Opposed": 'And Death Will Conquer The World', 'Burning Abyss', 'No More Lust', 'Contempt', 'No Aquiscence', 'Starcave, Depths And Chained' and 'Thy Nothingness'. All additional information at www.facebook.com/vidargaengr or https://vidargangr.bandcamp.com

German Death Metallers SIX REASONS TO KILL will release a new limited edition vinyl 7" EP entitled "Rote Erde" on March 11, 2016 via Bastardized Recordings in three different colors. It contains two songs (the title track and a cover of DISMEMBER's 'Of Fire'). The EP was recorded in summer 2015 at Beast Audio Studios in Frankfurt, Germany and mixed and mastered by Kohle at Kohlekeller Studio. The artwork was created by Schrottgrenze. More about SIX REASONS TO KILL at www.facebook.com/sixreasonstokill

Swedish Death Metallers LIK have just released a live video for the song 'Necromancer' at this location. It was recorded in Helsinki during the band's support show for SWALLOW THE SUN. For all additional LIK information check out www.facebook.com/likofficial

URGEHAL have released a third track from their forthcoming new full-length "Aeons In Sodom", which will be out on February 12, 2016 via Season Of Mist. The track is entitled 'Endetid' and features CARPATHIAN FOREST's Nattefrost. You can check it out here. More URGEHAL info at www.facebook.com/nefas.official

January 27, 2016

Swedish Death Metallers SORCERY have just entered Dark Prod. Studios to record their third album "Garden Of Bones". The cover artwork will be created by Juanjo Castellano and the release is planned for May 2016 via Xtreem Music. The current SORCERY line-up consists of Ola Malmström (vocals), Paul Johansson (guitar), Jacob Wiberg (bass), Emil Berglin (drums) and Johan Vikholm (guitar). More SORCERY information at www.facebook.com/sorcerydeathmetal

"The Condemnation", the new full length of Dutch Death / Thrashers DISQUIET is now streaming in its entirety over here. The album will be released on January 29, 2016 via Soulseller Records. An official video for the titletrack can be found at this location. The complete tracklist reads like this: 'Ascending', 'The Condemnation', 'Fist Of Persistence', 'Born To Dissent', 'The Great Divide', 'Haul Down The Tree Of Life', 'Las’Pasi', 'From Essence Deprived', 'IDK' and 'Bred To Fail'. More info at www.disquiet.nl or www.facebook.com/disquietofficial

Berlin / Germany based Thrashers REACTORY have just signed a deal with F.D.A. Rekotz for the release of their upcoming, as of yet untitled, new album. For all additional band information check out www.reactory-thrash.com or www.facebook.com/reactory

'Hymn To Dionysus', a second song from the upcoming new DESTRÖYER 666 full length "Wildfire", is now streaming at this location. The album will be released on February 26, 2016 via Season Of Mist. More about DESTRÖYER 666 at www.destroyer666.uk or www.facebook.com/destroyer666page

Canadian Death Metallers BEGRIME EXEMIOUS will release their third full-length "The Enslavement Conquest" on March 04, 2016 via Dark Descent Records. You can already check out the song 'Noose For A Monarch' right here. For all further information check out www.begrimeexemious.com or www.facebook.com/begrimeexemious

January 26, 2016

French Death Metallers NECROWRETCH have just been signed by Season Of Mist. Here's the official statement of the band: "We are very proud to seal this alliance with Season Of Mist in our continued putrid ascent. Season Of Mist have always been a key player in the metal here in France, but also established itself internationally as one of the heavyweights of style. Joining this label is an opportunity for us to spread our plague over and over without making any compromise regarding the evil extreme music that always possessed us! We will build a new necropolis together in the form of our third studio album, which will be recorded this year. Prepare yourself for terrible doom!" More about NECROWRETCH at www.necrowretch.net or www.facebook.com/necrowretch

Danish Black Metallers SERPENTS LAIR will release a limited 6-panel digipak CD version of their debut full-length "Circumambulating The Stillborn" on January 29, 2016 via Hellthrasher Productions. The album was originally released on vinyl earlier this month via Fallen Empire / Duplicate Records. It was recorded and mixed between December 2014 and January 2015 and mastered by Tore Stjerna at Necromorbus Studio. The cover art was created by Misanthropic Art. The following tracks appear on the album: 'Epipháneia', 'Epistemology Of Death', 'Circumambulating The Stillborn', 'Mortui Vivos Docent', 'The Serpentine Gnosis', 'Dwelling On The Threshold To Tartarus' and 'Devouring Wrathe'. A full stream of "Circumambulating The Stillborn" can be found right here. For all additional information check out www.facebook.com/serpentslairband

January 25, 2016

Trauma Records have just released a compilation CD from DESECRATION, entitled “20 Years Of Perversion And Gore”. It features 13 songs, including all songs from their 7 EPs, several album tracks and for first time on CD the “Mangled Remains” demo from 1993. It will be available as a special limited edition slipcase CD with poster and postcard. The label has also just released the two sold out vinyl releases "The End Upon Us" and "Ceilanic Exhumations" from INFERNAL CURSE on one CD. More info at: traumarkhan@hotmail.com

Dutch Grinders CLITEATER will release their sixth full length "From Enslavement to Clitoration" on March 18, 2016 via War Anthem Records. It was recorded with Jörg Uken at Soundlodge Studio and the cover artwork was created by Luisma (HAEMORRHAGE). You already get a taste of what's to come here. The following tracks will appear on the album: 'Loathe', 'Tranny McPee', 'Nuke Them All', 'Human Idiot', 'Ride With The Wicked', 'Repent', 'Tribbing Mania', 'Tramp Stamp Stomping', 'Yinon Plan', 'Afflicted', 'Heretic', 'Full Body Tourette', 'Freakopolis', 'Exit', 'Semen Route', 'Positive Aspects Of Collective Chaos VI', 'Clitnado', 'CalipHate' and 'Total Clitoration'. More band inf at www.cliteater.net or www.facebook.com/cliteater-official-127174540643666

"Omega Void Tribunal", the eighth album from German Death Metallers PURGATORY, will be released on March 18, 2016 via War Anthem Records. It was recorded, mixed and mastered at Temple Of Harmony studio with Patrick W. Engel. The song 'Codex Anti' can already be checked out here. The complete "Omega Void Tribunal" tracklist reads like this: 'Devouring The Giant', 'Prophet Of Demonic Wrath', 'Chaos Death Perdition', 'Nemesis Enigma', 'Codex Anti', 'The Curse Of Samhain - Part II', 'Via Dolorosa' and 'The Archaic Evil'. More PURGATORY info at www.purgatory666.de or www.facebook.com/purgatory666

Norwegian Death Metallers BLOOD RED THRONE have just released a song from their upcoming new full length "Union Of Flesh And Machine" at this location. The album will be released in April 2016 via Candlelight Records. More info at www.facebook.com/bloodredthroneofficial

January 23, 2016

Swedish Crust / Deathers DRÅP will be touring Germany in late April / early May along with DESERT CRONE. They are still looking for possibilities to play, especially in the northern part of Germany, so anyone who's able to help out should get in touch with the band via www.facebook.com/pages/dråp/305747579538779

Selfmadegod Records have signed Poland's Death / Grinders UNBORN SUFFER for the release of the band’s fifth full length "Nihilist”. The album was recorded in late 2014 / early 2015 at Post Abortum studio and the mixing / mastering duties have been taken care of by Szymon Grodzki (Invent Sound). The following tracks will appear on it: 'Obscurity', 'Open Defiance', 'Tyler Durden', 'Life Is A Lie', 'Extorted Humanity', 'Post Abortum Pt 3', '08.09.1968', 'Vain In Cage', 'Hopebreaker', 'Dance Like They Want', 'Existence Dies', 'Destroy What Destroys Us', 'Self Purification', 'Filthy Liars', 'Grind Until I Die', 'L.A.W. (Lost All Worth)' and 'Nervous Breakdown Of The System'. 'Life Is A Lie' is already streaming at the Selfmadegod Records SoundCloud page. “Nihilist” will be released on February 01, 2016 on CD and digitally. More about UNBORN SUFFER at www.facebook.com/unbornsuffer

The upcoming "4 Doors To Death" four-way split album (featuring tracks from CEMETERY FILTH, ECTOVOID, SABBATORY and TRENCHROT) is now streaming in its entirety at this location. It will be released on February 19, 2016 via Unspeakable Axe Records. For all further details check out www.unspeakableaxerecords.com

January 22, 2016

Norwegian Black Metallers RAGNAROK have completed work on their eighth album "Psychopathology" in Endarker Studio (Sweden) with MARDUK's bassist Devo as producer. It will be released on March 25, 2016 via Agonia Records. The cover artwork was created by Marcelo Vasco (SLAYER, MACHINE HEAD, DIMMU BORGIR) and the tracklist reads like this: 'Dominance And Submission', 'I Hate', 'Psychopathology', 'My Creator', 'Infernal Majesty', 'Heretic', 'Into The Abyss', 'The Eighth Of The Seven Plagues', 'Lies', 'Blood' and 'Where Dreams Come To Die'. Also on March 25, 2016 a RAGNAROK compilation entitled "Chaos And Insanity Between 1994 - 2004" will be released that is about to feature the entire "Pagan Land" demo from 1994, a track from a compilation called "Ørevox", a pre-production version of the song 'Under The Wings Of Satan', a CELTIC FROST cover (taken from 2003's "Order Of The Tyrants" tribute album) and live recordings from the "Blackdoor Miracle Tour" in 2004. More details at www.ragnarokhorde.com or www.facebook.com/ragnarokofficial

January 21, 2016

Sweden’s EREB ALTOR will release a special vinyl only (and digital) BATHORY tribute entitled "Blot - Ilt - Taut" (Swedish for “Blood - Fire - Death”) on February 26, 2016 through Cyclone Empire. It was mixed and mastered by Jonas Lindström at Studio Apocalypse and the cover artwork and layout was done by Robban Kanto. You can already check out the band’s version of 'A Fine Day To Die' at this location. The complete tracklist reads like this: 'A Fine Day To Die', 'Song To Hall Up High', 'Home Of Once Brave', 'The Return Of Darkness And Evil', 'Woman Of Dark Desires', 'Twilight Of The Gods' and 'Blood Fire Death'. All additional information on EREB ALTOR you'll find at www.facebook.com/erebaltorofficial

MASTER have just released a third song from their new album "An Epiphany Of Hate". You can check out 'Just Take My Right Arm' over here. All additional info at www.facebook.com/master-18521536017

MASTER's latest album "An Epiphany Of Hate" will be released on February 02, 2016 as a limited handnumbered tape edition (300 copies) via Defying Danger Records. The label previously already released similar tape versions of WEAK ASIDE's "The Next Offensive", DEW-SCENTED's "Intermination" (incl. the 2 bonus tracks from the CD digipak version) and the two SKELETAL REMAINS albums "Beyond The Flesh" and "Condemned To Misery". For ordering details and all further info check out www.defyingdanger.de or www.facebook.com/defyingdanger

Newly founded Rotten Relics Records will re-release MIASMA's "Changes" album from 1992 on vinyl and CD in late spring. Both versions will feature the original artwork (slightly reworked and improved but with lots of extra artwork added that has not been seen before) and include extensive liner notes by band members. At the same time the long overdue vinyl edition of "Dragged To The Altar" from Swedish Death Metallers FERAL will be released. Both records will be available for pre-order in a few weeks (including limited colored vinyl editions). For more info check out www.facebook.com/rottenrelics

URGEHAL have just released another new song entitled "The Iron Children" (featuring DARKTHRONE's Nocturno Culto) at this location. It is taken from their forthcoming new full-length "Aeons In Sodom", which will be released on February 12, 2016 via Season Of Mist. More about URGEHAL at www.facebook.com/nefas.official

January 20, 2016

Polish Death / Black Metallers STILLBORN will release their new full length "Testimonio De Bautismo" at the end of February 2016 via Godz Ov War Productions. The album will feature seven new songs, a SODOM cover and an instrumental piece. It was recorded, mixed and mastered in May 2015 with the help of the sound engineer Ataman Tolovy (ex - STILLBORN member). One of the songs off the album is already streaming at this location. More about STILLBORN at www.facebook.com/stillborn.pol

On February 26, 2016 German Black Metallers MIGHTIEST will release their new album "SinisTerra" via Cyclone Empire. It was recorded at Iguana Studios (NECROPHAGIST, IMPERIUM DEKADENZ, DEADBORN, UNLIGHT, FRAGMENTS OF UNBECOMING, FINSTERFORST, BITTERNESS) and the coverart was created by Paolo Girardi (BELL WITCH, BATTLE RAM, BLACK BREATH, DIOCLETIAN, INQUISITION, MANILLA ROAD). The complete tracklist reads like this: 'Devour The Sun', 'Animalevolence', 'SinisTerra', 'Soular Eclipse', 'Oceanic Empires' and 'The Purifire'. All further information you'll find at www.mightiest.de or www.facebook.com/mightiest.metal

Swiss brutal Death Metallers DARKRISE will release their fifth full-length on March 18, 2016. It is entitled "Fear, Hate & Corruption" and was produced by Russ Russell (NAPALM DEATH, DIMMU BORGIR, EVILE). The artwork was supplied by Björn Gooßes from Killustrations (ABORTED, DEW-SCENTED, THE CROWN). An official album trailer can be found here. For all additional info check out www.facebook.com/darkriseband

January 19, 2016

Norwegian Black Metallers SVARTTJERN will release their fourth album "Dødsskrik" in spring 2016 via Soulseller Records. The band will play this year's "Blastfest" in Bergen, Norway on February 17, 2016 and "Black'n'Thrash Inferno 2016" in Essen, Germany on April 08 and 09, 2016. For more information and updates check out www.facebook.com/svarttjern

Ukraine based brutal Death Metallers FLESHGORE will release their upcoming fifth album "Denial Of The Scriptures" on February 19, 2016 via Xtreem Music. The following tracks will appear on it: 'Talk To Me About God', 'Inception Of Incursion', 'Stop The Possessor', 'Killing Relapse', 'Forgotten Knowledge', 'Bloody Hands Of Aggressor', 'New Ordeal Comes Into The World', 'Numinosum', 'Denial Of The Scriptures' and 'Gorging On Mucus And Bile' (PYAEMIA cover). An exclusive advance track from the album can already be checked out here. More about FLESHGORE at www.facebook.com/fleshgoreofficial

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January 15, 2016

Finnish Death / Black Metallers ILLUSIONS DEAD have just released the song 'The Way Of The Deceiver' at this location. It is taken from their upcoming debut full length "Celestial Decadence", which will be released on February 08, 2016. The following tracks will appear on it: 'Incursion', 'Devoured By Hatred', 'Shadow And Flame', 'Hour Of The Raven', 'Revolution (Celestial Spheres)', 'Tormentor Of The Weak', 'The Way Of The Deceiver' and 'Illusions Dead'. The album can be purchased digitally and on limited edition CD (200 copies) through the group's Bandcamp page. A lyric video for the song 'Incursion' can be checked out at this location. More band information at www.facebook.com/illusionsdeadofficial

January 14, 2016

The third JOHANSSON & SPECKMANN full-length will be released via Soulseller Records in spring 2016. Rogga Johansson comments: “Me and Paul are very excited to sign to Soulseller Records for our third album with JOHANSSON & SPECKMANN. So far nine songs have been written and are currently being recorded. Expect more of the same as the previous albums, but with a twist this time, more leadwork from the new addition on lead guitars, Kjetil Lynghaug (MORDENIAL), and a step up in the masterful drumming of Brynjar Helgetun (LIKLUKT).” Paul Speckmann comments: “Speckmann here, really looking forward to working with Soulseller Records. They will be releasing the next killer installment of the JOHANSSON & SPECKMANN series.” For all further information check out www.facebook.com/johansson-speckmann-225899484206206

Swedish / American Death Metallers RIBSPREADER have inked a deal with Xtreem Music for the release of the band's sixth full length "Suicide Gate (A Bridge To Death)". The album was recorded in Florida (at Smoke & Mirrors Productions) and Sweden (at Rogga's own The Rotpit Studio) and will feature 9 tracks. The artwork is currently being drawn by Juanjo Castellano. Release will be sometime in the Spring of 2016. For more RIBSPREADER information check out www.facebook.com/ribspreader-148182408532846

Swedish doomy Crust / Death Metallers USURPRESS have been signed by Agonia Records. Their upcoming third album "The Regal Tribe", that has been recorded in the fall of 2015 with producer Lawrence Mackrory (FKÜ, DARKANE), will be released later this year. More information and updates at www.usurpress.com or www.facebook.com/usurpress

L.A. Thrashers ANGER AS ART will release their new full length "Ad Mortem Festinamus" on March 11, 2016 via Old School Metal Records. A lyric video for the album track 'Aim For The Heart' has already been posted at this location. "Ad Mortem Festinamus" was recorded, produced, mixed and mastered by Ronald Sandoval at Rev Studios, Chino CA and features the following tracks: 'Ad Mortem Festinamus', 'Pissing On Your Grave', 'Aim For The Heart', 'Tombward (Bryan)', 'L.A. State Of Mind', 'Unknowing, Undead', 'Hammer, Blade, And Twisting Fire', 'We Hurry Into Death', 'Two Minutes Hate', 'Praise Of The Firehead' and 'Dim Carcosa'. More ANGER AS ART info you'll find at www.facebook.com/angerasart

January 13, 2016

After last year's vinyl re-issue of the 1985 "Sons Of Evil" demo from Germany's blackened Death Metallers POISON, Italy's F.O.A.D. Records are about to re-release the band's two follow-up demos “Bestial Death” (recorded in the Fall of 1985) and “Awakening Of The dead” (1986) on vinyl as well now. Both have been ripped from the best sounding sources and got mastered at Toxic Basement Studio, yet keeping the original sound the most faithful and pristine as possible. They come in deluxe sleeves, with restored original artwork and a 16 pages booklet, in an 80s fanzine style (including old interviews, reviews, flyers and rare photos). Both will be available in 3 different versions: 1) ultra die hard edition (50 hand-numbered copies) on splatter vinyl and with alternate cover; 2) limited edition (100 copies) on splatter vinyl plus booklet and 3) regular black vinyl. Pre-orders have already started, the official release date is end of January 2016. For all further info check out www.foadrecords.it

"Evolution Of Evil", the debut full length from Madison, WI Death Metallers CASKET ROBBERY, will be released on March 04, 2016 via Mortal Music. The complete tracklist reads like this: 'Annibelle's Hell', 'Blood Bathory', 'Malevolent Milwaukee Massacre', 'Final Chapter', 'Undead Living Hell', 'Pray For Death', 'Curse Of The Night Stalker', 'Encroaching Darkness', 'Cyanide Skies' and 'The Asylum'. An official video for the album's opening track 'Annibelle's Hell' can already be viewed at this location. More info at www.facebook.com/casketrobbery

January 12, 2016

French Grinders MISERABLE FAILURE are about to release a five-song collector's edition cassette entitled "Unheimlich" via Kaotoxin Records. The material was produced at the band's HellHole studio and mixed and mastered at HHStudio. It will be limited to 100 copies and includes a bonus patch. The following tracks will appear on it: 'Obombration (Alpha)', 'Asperger Syndrom', 'Toska (Pt.1: Le Temps Ne Guérit Rien)', 'Author Of His Own Misfortune' and 'Obombration (Omega)'. 'Author Of His Own Misfortune' is already streaming at this location. More about MISERABLE FAILURE at www.facebook.com/msrblflr

KaosKvlt (a new subdivision of Kaotoxin Records) will be re-releasing a 25th anniversary collectors cassette edition of "Abject Offerings", the 1991 debut full length from French Death Metallers MERYCLESS. You can check out the 'Without Christ' at this location. The cassette edition is limited to 100 copies (50 copies come with a bonus "Your Religion Means Nothing" patch) and was was remastered for analog audio support. "Abject Offerings" was produced by Colin Richardson and originally released in1991 via World In Flames / Vinyl Solution. More info at www.facebook.com/mercylesscult or www.kaotoxin.com

ROTTING CHRIST have just released 'In Nomine Dei Nostri', another new track from their forthcoming new full-length "Rituals", at this location. The album will be released on February 12, 2016 via Season Of Mist. For all further ROTTING CHRIST info check out www.facebook.com/pages/rotting-christ/290468585669

January 11, 2016

Dutch Thrashers DISQUIET have released another song from their new full length ”The Condemnation“ at this location. The album, which will be released on January 29, 2016 via Soulseller Records, features the following tracks: 'Ascending', 'The Condemnation', 'Fist Of Persistence', 'Born To Dissent', 'The Great Divide', 'Haul Down The Tree Of Life', 'Las’Pasi', 'From Essence Deprived', 'IDK' and 'Bred To Fail'. The band's official video for the titletrack can be found here, an album trailer here. For all additional information on DISQUIET check out www.disquiet.nl or www.facebook.com/disquietofficial

Italy's Post Black Metallers DEADLY CARNAGE have just released an official video for 'Hole Of Mirrors'. The song is taken from their upcoming new EP "Chasm". The video was directed by Danilo Montagna and can be checked out here. More band information you will find at www.facebook.com/deadlycarnage

January 10, 2016

Finnish melodic Death Metallers DISTRESS OF RUIN have just released a video for the song 'To Become Feathered' at this location. More band information at www.distressofruin.com or www.facebook.com/distressofruin

January 09, 2016

Chilean Death / Thrashers RIPPER have just released another song from their upcoming new full length "Experiment Of Existence" at this location. The previously released track 'Neuronal Unity' is still streaming over here. "Experiment Of Existence" will be released on March 04, 2016 via Unspeakable Axe Records (CD edition) and Dark Descent Records (vinyl edition). The album artwork was created by Paolo Girardi (CRAVEN IDOL, POWER TRIP, BLASPHEMOPHAGHER) and the complete tracklist reads like this: 'Magnetic Solar Storms', 'Anthropophagic Life', 'Experiment Of Existence', 'Anatomy Of The Galaxies', 'Stellar Evolution', 'The Alpha Orionis', 'Rotten Dreams', 'Chromatic Fantasy' (bass solo), 'Neuronal Unity', 'Spherical Energy' and 'Humanity Was Wrong'. More about RIPPER at www.facebook.com/ripperchileoficial

"Bedlam", the upcoming new album from North Carolina based Death / Thrashers SUPPRESSIVE FIRE, is now streaming in its entirety at this location. The album will be released via Suppressive Fire on January 14, 2016. It was mixed and mastered by Joel Grind (TOXIC HOLOCAUST), features art by Par Olofsson (EXODUS, ABYSMAL DAWN) and contains the following tracks: 'Ceasefire', 'The Hellwraith', 'Coup D'état', 'Thy Flesh Consumed', 'Bayonet Penetration', 'Nazi Face Melter', 'Pyrophoric Blood', 'Ironsights', 'Crucify The Kings', 'Holy Masochism' and 'Bedlam'. For all further information check out www.facebook.com/suppressivefire

January 08, 2016

German Death Metallers ROGASH have just released the first song from their upcoming second full length "Malevolence" right here. The album was recorded at Eisensound Studio with Fabian Hildebrandt (DESERTED FEAR) and mixed and mastered by Dan Swanö (at Unisound Studio). The artwork comes courtesy of Roberto Toderico. "Malevolence" will be released on February 26, 2016 via War Anthem Records and the following tracks will appear on it: 'Intro', 'To The End', 'Daily Hate', 'None Shall Prevail', 'Fortunes Fangs', 'Dreams And The Flesh', 'Feed', 'Buried In Oblivion', 'Nightmares', 'Rogan Deathtrip' and 'Refuse / Resist' (Bonus). More ROGASH info at www.facebook.com/rogashmetal

January 07, 2016

DESTRÖYER 666 have just released 'Live And Burn', the first track from their forthcoming new full-length "Wildfire", at this location. The other songs that will appear on the album are: 'Traitor', 'Artiglio Del Diavolo', 'Hounds At Ya Back', 'Hymn To Dionysus', 'Wildfire', 'White Line Fever', 'Die You Fucking Pig!' and 'Tamam Shud'. "Wildfire" will be released on February 26, 2016 via Season Of Mist. All additional information at www.destroyer666.uk or www.facebook.com/destroyer666page

German Death Metallers DESERTED FEAR have already started working on their new album, which is scheduled for release later this year. Here's the official statement from the band: "Since some of you have already asked: yes - we're working on our new album! More than half of the songs are written already and we're damn happy with the results. We'll slow down our live activities in the nearest future to take on the finishing touch of the full length. We don't want to rush things too fast but we're sure you can look forward to a new DESERTED FEAR album by the end of 2016!" For all further info and updates check out www.desertedfear.de or www.facebook.com/desertedfear

'Ashes Of The Damned', another song from the upcoming self-titled ABBATH full length, is currently streaming here. The album will be released on January 22, 2016 via Season Of Mist. More about ABBATH at www.abbath.net or www.facebook.com/abbathband

January 06, 2016

North Carolina's ABHORRENT DEFORMITY have just posted a video for 'Boundless Suffering' at this location. The song is taken from the band's debut album "Entity Of Malevolence", which was released via Comatose Music on October 30, 2015. More about ABHORRENT DEFORMITY at www.facebook.com/abhorrentdeformity

January 05, 2016

Hellthrasher Productions have just released a limited digipak CD edition of "Eternidad Solemne", the sophomore album from Mexican Black Metallers LLUVIA (formerly known as THE RAIN IN ENDLESS FALL). The material was recorded and mixed by the band's sole member Lord Vast (ex - WYLVE, BLUT DER NACHT) and mastered by Dan Swanö. "Eternidad Solemne" was originally released on vinyl via Fallen Empire / Amor Fati Records and currently out of print. It features the following songs: 'Abertura', 'Vientos De Olvido', 'Rito De Melancolia', 'Eternidad Solemne', 'Enterramiento En La Lluvia', 'Ahogando La Luz', 'Divinidad' and 'Clausura'. A full album stream is available here.

January 04, 2016

Swedish Crust / Deathers BOMBS OF HADES will release their new album "Death Mask Replica" on Januar 29, 2016 via War Anthem Records as CD and gatefold LP. You can already check out one of the new tracks ('Old Fires Die') over here. The album was recorded at BOH Studio, mixed and mastered at Welfare Sounds and features the following tracks: 'Death Mask Replica', 'To Walk Through The Pyres', 'Tombsday', 'Long May You Rot', 'Burning Angel (Uhuru)', 'Old Fires Die', 'On Pillars Of Madness', 'When The Reaper Comes', 'The Venom' and 'Mad Shadows'. For all additional BOMBS OF HADES info check out www.bombsofhades.com

January 02, 2016

Guitarist / bassplayer "T" of German Death Metallers SULPHUR AEON, who just have been voted on # 2 in our BEST OF 2015 readers poll, sent in the following comments: "I want to thank all our supporters and the whole Voices crew! It feels really amazing to see that there are so many maniacs out there, who really appreciate our work. This is a huge honour! IÄ CTHULHU! IÄ YOG-SOTHOTH!" More band info at www.facebook.com/sulphuraeon

Spanish Death Metallers ORTHODOXY (featuring NTN of DOMAINS) are currently writing and recording their debut full-length which will be released via The Sinister Flame later this year. Polish Morbid Chapel Records recently released a limited CD edition of the band's 2015 demo “Shaarimoth”. You can check out the songs at the Hexed Cemetery Records bandcamp site.

January 01, 2016

Happy New Year everyone! The results of our BEST OF 2015 poll are online now. Feel free to check them out right here and thanks to everyone who contributed their list.

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