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January 25, 2020

French Post Black Metal trio AODON will release their sophomore album “11069” on March 27, 2020 via Willowtip Records on digipak CD, vinyl LP and digital formats. The following tracks will appear on it: ‘Les Rayons’, ‘L’œuvre’, ‘L’écho’, ‘L’infime’, ‘L’instinct’, ‘L’énergie’, ‘L’illusion’ and ‘Le Parfum Des Pluies’. You can already check out the new single ‘Les Rayons’ at this location. The album was mixed and mastered by Vamacara Studio and the artwork was created by Ludovic Robin. More AODON info you will find at www.facebook.com/aodonband

On March 27, 2020 Osmose Productions will release “Wrath Of Wraths”, the sophomore album from Norwegian Black Metallers ENEPSIGOS, on CD, digipak, black and limited edition white vinyl and digitally. The vocals, guitars and bass were recorded at Bergegarda Studios in Norway, while the drums were recorded at Beastcave Studios in Italy. The album was mixed and mastered by Tore Stjerna at Necromorbus Studios in Sweden and the artwork was supplied by Benjamin Vierling (additional inlay artwork by Nestor Avalos). The complete tracklist for “Wrath Of Wraths” reads as follows: ‘Shields Of Faith’, ‘Confess’, ‘Seventh Seal’, ‘The Whore Is The Temple’, ‘Cups Of Anger’ and ‘Water And Flesh’. The track ‘Cups Of Anger’ can already be heard at this location. A video for ‘Pagan Rites’ (from the band’s debut full length “Plague Of Plagues”) can be watched here. For all additional ENEPSIGOS information please visit www.facebook.com/enepsigosofficial

January 24, 2020

‘Yggdrasil’, a track from the upcoming second FORNDOM album “Faþir”, is available for streaming now at all major digital platforms. The album will be released on April 03, 2020 via Nordvis Produktion. Here’s the full tracklist: ‘Jakten’, ‘Yggdrasil’, ‘Finnmarken’, ‘Fostersonen’, ‘Munin’, ‘Hel, Jag Vet Mig Väntar’ and ‘Hemkomst’. More about FORNDOM at www.facebook.com/forndom

Swedish Death Metallers DERANGED will release their tenth studio album “Deeds Of Ruthless Violence” on March 27, 2020 via Agonia Records. It was recorded at Berno Studio (AMON AMARTH, THE CROWN, WITCHERY) in Malmö and the artwork was created by Mike Hrubovcak (GRAVE, SIX FEET UNDER, SINISTER). The following tracks will appear on it: ‘Necro-Bulimia Interfering Afterlife’, ‘Engulfed By Hate I Stab To Kill’, ‘Level Of Lividity’, ‘Carnal Provision For The Rotten Masses’, ‘Through Stages Of Putrefaction’, ‘Carried In Pain, Released By Torture’, ‘Quarantine Required For Living Entities’ and ‘I Send You Half The Kidney I Took’. DERANGED Drummer and mastermind Rikard Wermén issued the following comments about the album: “It’s Death Metal like it was meant to be. No gimmicks, no costumes, no stage show, no make up, no bullshit. Just straight up ruthless Metal the violent and intense way”. “Deeds Of Ruthless Violence” is the first DERANGED album to feature new vocalist Johan Bergström (VISCERAL BLEEDING). More info at www.facebook.com/derangedband

On February 28, 2020 Caligari Records will release the debut demo from American Doom / Deathers MUSCIPULA, “Little Chasm Of Horrors”, on cassette tape format. The tracklist reads as follows: ‘Descending Into Chasm Dionanea Muscipula’, ‘Closed Shut (Enzymatic Death By Digestion)’ and ‘Sphagnum Bog Of The Depraved Droseracea’. The demo closer ‘Sphagnum Bog Of The Depraved Droseracea’ is already available for streaming here. More info at www.caligarirecords.com or www.facebook.com/caligarirecords

January 23, 2020

Los Angeles, California based Death Metal three piece COFFIN TEXTS will be touring Europe for the very first time since the band’s origin way back in 1994. The tour will run from September 04 – September 12, 2020 and will also include a show at the Kill-Town Deathfest VIII in Copenhagen, Denmark. Support on the tour comes from Dutch Death Metallers LUCIFERICON. COFFIN TEXTS members Robert Cardenas (bass / vocals) and Emilio Marquez (drums) are also part of the current POSSESSED line-up. For booking get in touch with daniel@killtownbookings.com. More info and regular updates at www.facebook.com/coffintexts

Portuguese Black / Death Metal duo NECROBODE has just premiered the new track ‘Sangue Da Virgem’ at this location. It will appear on the band’s debut album “Sob O Feitiço Do Necrobode”, which will be released on February 21, 2020 via Iron Bonehead Productions. The following tracks will appear on it: ‘Tumba Universal’, ‘Santo Santuário Do Ódio’, ‘Satanás Governa’, ‘Algol’, ‘Culto Da Intolerância’, ‘Penetração Diabólica’, ‘Possuido’, ‘Sangue Da Virgem’, ‘Capela Heretica’ and ‘Liturgica Profanação’. More NECROBODE info at www.facebook.com/ironboneheadproductions

On March 31, 2020 Helldprod Records will release “Não Gosto!”, the third album from Brazil’s THRASHERA. You can already stream the title track over here. The complete tracklist reads as follows: ‘Intro Víbora Resistente’, ‘Não Gosto!’, ‘Maré 669’, ‘Rei Dos Excessos’, ‘Sangue Ao Metal’, ‘Trapped In The 80’s (Hard Version)’, ‘Metal!’, ‘Correntes Não Prendem Serpentes’ and ‘Igreja (Tributo Ao Cabeça Dinossauro)’. For all additional THRASHERA information visit www.facebook.com/thrashera666

Horror Pain Gore Death Productions (in co-operation with Thrashing Corpse Records) will release an early demos collection from Milwaukee, Wisconsin based VIOGRESSION, entitled “Perception Blur”. It will contain the following demos: “Execution” (4 songs, 1990), “Perception Blur” (4 songs, 1989), “Apocalypse” (2 songs, 1989) as well as two previously unreleased tracks from 1988. All recordings have been remastered and packaged with new artwork, historical info, lyrics and photos courtesy of original drummer Jef Jaeger. You can listen to the album track ‘Execution’ (from the “Execution” demo) at this location. More about VIOGRESSION at www.facebook.com/viogression

January 22, 2020

Norwegian Black Metallers 1349 have just released an official music video for ‘Through Eyes Of Stone’. The song is taken from the band’s latest album “The Infernal Pathway” which was released in October 2019. The video was shot and directed by Vesa Ranta and Aapo Lahtela and can be watched here. 1349 will kick off their European tour with VLTIMAS, ABBATH and support act NUCLEAR on January 23, 2020 in Weimar (DE) at the Uhrenwerk. The tour ends on February 15, 2020 in Stockholm (SE) at the Fryhuset Klubben. More 1349 info can be found at www.facebook.com/1349official

On February 14, 2020 Armageddon Label will release two 12″ vinyl releases from America’s MALLEUS: a remastered version of the band’s “Storm Of Witchcraft” debut (originally self-released by the band on cassette in 2016) and 2018’s “Night Raids” EP. On the same date, Armageddon Label will release a CD version of “Storm Of Witchcraft” with the “Night Raids” tracks as bonus. You can listen to the remastered version of ‘Winds Of Wrath / Ire’ at this location. More MALLEUS at https://malleusheavymetal.bandcamp.com

European Death Metallers PESTILENCE will join POSSESSED on their North American East Coast tour in March / April 2020. The tour will also include special guests THE BLACK MORIAH. PESTILENCE have signed a new record deal with Agonia Records (by the courtesy of the band’s own imprint Hadeon Records) in August of 2019. The band is currently working on their new album titled “Exitivm”. For regular updates follow them at www.facebook.com/pestilenceofficial

Edmonton, Alberta based experimental Death Metallers BRAIN STEM will release their new EP “Symptoms Of Annihilation – Stage 2” on March 20, 2020. It is the second chapter of a journey begun with 2018’s “Symptoms Of Annihilation – Stage 1”. The EP track ‘Dawn Of Rot’ is already streaming at this location. More about BRAIN STEM at www.facebook.com/brainstemband

Swedish Black Metallers JORDABLOD are now streaming their upcoming second album “The Cabinet Of Numinous Song” over here. It will be released on January 24, 2020 via Iron Bonehead Productions. All band additional information you will find at www.facebook.com/jordablod

January 21, 2020

German Black Metallers MAVORIM have just revealed the new track ‘Königsjäger’ at this location. It is taken from from the band’s upcoming second album “Axis Mundi”, which will be released on January 31, 2020 via Purity Through Fire. The cover art has been painted by Maxime Taccardi and the full tracklist reads as follows: ‘Weltenberg’, ‘Aus Asche Auferstanden’, ‘Wo Kriegergleiche Kräfte Walten’, ‘Wie Ein Sturm’, ‘Die Letzte Festung’, ‘Die Ufer Von Thule’, ‘Der Himmel Bricht Entzwei Künstler’, ‘Verbannt In Dunkelheit’, ‘Königsjäger’, ‘Axis Mundi’, ‘Hyperborea’, ‘Wie Ein Sturm’ and ‘Kaiserjägerlied’. More band info you will find at www.facebook.com/mavorim

Minneapolis, Minnesota based Doom / Deathers VOID ROT have just released the track ‘Necrotic Deity’ (from their upcoming split album with French ATAVISMA) over here. The split CD will be out on February 07, 2020 (a vinyl edition will follow in Spring) via Everlasting Spew Records. For all additional info check out www.facebook.com/voidrot

Florida based Funeral Doom Metallers WORM are streaming their upcoming second album “Gloomlord” in its entirety at this location now. It will be released on January 24, 2020 via Iron Bonehead Productions. For alladditional information please visit www.facebook.com/ironboneheadproductions

Istanbul, Turkey based Black Metal trio ZİFİR are streaming their fourth album “Demoniac Ethics” over here now. It will be released on January 24, 2020 via Duplicate Records. The cover art was created by Vergvoktre and the tracklist reads as follows: ‘Sûr’, ‘Chants For Execution’, ‘Still Reigning’, ‘Empire Of Worms’, ‘Gökyüzü Karanlık’, ‘An Eerie Moment’, ‘Chaos Clouds’, ‘Spirit Of Goats’, ‘A Bleak Portrait’, ‘Ephemeral Idols’ and ‘Insects As Messengers’. More about ZİFİR at www.zifirofficial.com or https://zifir.bandcamp.com

January 20, 2020

Japanese Death Metallers DEFILED are now streaming their entire forthcoming new album “Infinite Regress” at this location. It will be released on January 24, 2020 via Season Of Mist. The band commented on the stream as follows: “Our new album is finally here! In order for you to enjoy the optimal listening experience, we encourage you to take it as a whole, so to listen to it from beginning to end, not a random song at a time. And remember, music on free streaming platforms is always of a lesser quality than the real versions, whether on a CD or vinyl. So please take the time to enjoy our album the way it was intended because after all, without you, we’re nothing, and you deserve no less than the best!” More about DEFILED at www.facebook.com/defiled

Belgian blackened Speed Metallers BÜTCHER have just premiered their new video for ‘Iron Bitch’ right here. The track will appear on the band’s upcoming second album “666 Goats Carry My Chariot”, which will be released on January 31, 2020 via Osmose Productions. More BÜTCHER at https://butcherspeedmetal.bandcamp.com or www.facebook.com/butcherspeedmetal

January 19, 2020

Songs For Satan have just released “Cursed Existence”, the debut album from Brazilian old school Death Metallers CHRONIC ASHES. The titletrack is available for streaming here. The band is currently working on their first Brazilian and overseas tours for 2020 and 2021. More band information can be found at www.facebook.com/chronicashes

January 18, 2020

Finnish Death Metallers VIOLENT HAMMER have just revealed a new track entitled ‘(Trapped) In Depths’ at this location. It will appear on the band’s debut album “Riders Of The Wasteland”, which will be released this spring via Hells Headbangers on CD and vinyl LP formats. The full tracklist reads like this: ‘Annihilation (Victims Of Bomb Raid)’, ‘Death Squad’, ‘Wasted Through Life’, ‘Screams Of Agony’, ‘Riders Of The Wasteland’, ‘(Trapped) In Depths’, ‘House Of Beria’, ‘Bratva’ and ‘Prophet Of Darkness’. More about VIOLENT HAMMER at www.facebook.com/violenthammer

January 17, 2020

“Emanatism”, the debut album from French Black Metallers AMNUTSEBA, will be released on March 27, 2020 via Iron Bonehead Productions on CD and vinyl LP formats. The track ‘Dislumen’ is already available for streaming here. The complete tracklist reads as follows: ‘Abstinence’, ‘Ungrund’, ‘.’, ‘Dislumen’ and ‘Tabula’. For additional info please visit www.facebook.com/ironboneheadproductions

Baltimore, Maryland based Death Metallers VISCERAL DISGORGE will re-release their debut album “Ingesting Putridity” on February 28, 2020 via Agonia Records. It has been remastered and will be available as digipak CD, vinyl LP (black, purple, red and splatter) and digitally. The band will embark on a North American tour with UK’s INGESTED on January 30, 2020. Special guests include THE LAST TEN SECONDS OF LIFE, CABAL and SPLATTERED (selected dates only). For more band information and regular updates follow VISCERAL DISGORGE at www.facebook.com/visceraldisgorge

French Death / Grinders BENIGHTED have just revealed a first track of their upcoming new full length “Obscene Repressed”, which will be released on April 10, 2020 via Season Of Mist. You can already watch a lyric video for ‘Brutus’ here. All additional band info you will find at www.facebook.com/brutalbenighted

DRUADAN FOREST have just released a special edit of the new track ‘Tuhat Tähteä Ikuisuuden Viitassa’ at this location. It will appear on “Kingdoms Long Gone”, their split album with BANNWALD and URUK-HAI, which will be released on February 02, 2020 via Antiq on digipak CD and cassette tape formats. Ordering info you will find at www.antiqrecords.com or www.facebook.com/antiq.label

Bestial Invasion Records have just released “Burn With Me”, the debut of Brazilian blackend Speed Metallers HELL POISON. It features the following tracks: ‘Intro’, ‘Give Your Soul To Hell’, ‘Knives’, ‘Cross Upside Down’, ‘Mr Howdy’, ‘No Escape From Satan’s Curse’, ‘Backward Words Of Blasphemy’, ‘Mad Rats On The Run’ and ‘The Evil Invader (Tormenting The Virgin)’. Some tracks can be checked out over here. More about HELL POISON at www.facebook.com/speednhell

“Hermetik Heretik”, the second album of Rio based blackend Speed Metallers CULT OF HORROR, is out on Bestial Invasion Records now. The CD features the following songs: ‘Heretik’, ‘Philosophy Of A Knife’, ‘Murder By Witchcraft’, ‘Song For The Sick’, ‘Breed Of Cain’, ‘Hellfire Convent’, ‘Promethean Reign’, ‘Dead Slut Cumming’ and ‘Hermetik’. The album can be streamed at this location. More band information you will find at www.facebook.com/cultofhorror

January 16, 2020

On March 27, 2020 Iron Bonehead Productions will release “Vrees De Toorn Van De Wezens Verscholen Achter Majestueuze Vleugels”, the debut album from Dutch Black Metallers DODENBEZWEERDER (“necromancer” in English), on vinyl LP format. Here’s the complete tracklist: ‘Vrees De Toorn Van De Wezens Verscholen Achter Majestueuze Vleugels’, ‘Als Het Vuur Van Mijn Toorn Is Ontstoken Zal Het Branden Tot In Het Diepste Dodenrijk’, ‘Opgeslokt Door De Ontzielde Leegte’, ‘Glimmende Zwaarden Door De Mist Van Het Evangelie’, ‘Zalf De Voeten Van Het Hoofdeloze Lichaam’ and ‘Haat In Het Aangezicht Van De Verscheurde Zielen’. The title track is available for streaming at this location. More DODENBEZWEERDER at https://dodenbezweerder.bandcamp.com

On February 21, 2020 Spread Evil Productions will release “Blood Of Qayin”, the second album from Finland’s Black Metallers MIMORIUM. The following tracks will be featured on it: ‘I Am What We Are’, ‘Profane Breed’, ‘Regret Everything In You’, ‘Left Hand Of North’, ‘Two Faced Shadow’, ‘Throne Of Whore’, ‘Blood Of Qayin’ and ‘Hunter’. The track ‘Left Hand Of North’ is already available for streaming here. More MIMORIUM info at www.facebook.com/mimorium

Italian Black / Doom Metallers FORGOTTEN TOMB have just finished the recordings of their new album. It will be mixed and mastered this month and released via Agonia Records in April / May 2020. In support of the album FORGOTTEN TOMB will be touring Europe with TOTALSELFHATRED (Finland) and VANHELGA (Sweden). For booking contact: annie@hammer-booking.de. All further band information you will find at www.forgottentomb.com or www.facebook.com/official.forgotten.tomb