August 18, 2020
The fifth JOHANSSON & SPECKMANN full-length “The Germs Of Circumstance” will be released via Soulseller Records on October 09, 2020 on CD, LP and digital. The drums were performed by Brynjar Helgetun and the artwork was created by Arvin Palma. The following tracks will appear on it: ‘The Germs Of Circumstance’, ‘One World One Leader’, ‘Take The Lions Share’, ‘I Was Left To Stare’, ‘Generations Antidote’, ‘Confessions Of A Vital Leader’, ‘Provoke The Collective’ and ‘Devour Engage The Hour The Rage’. Paul Speckmann issued the following comments: “We’ve come to album number 5 with the JOHANSSON & SPECKMANN project. I take great pride in working with the fellas and creating the lyrics for these killer songs Rogga writes. It’s an honor and a pleasure to work together of course. I hope you all enjoy this latest installment. The Germs of circumstance is coming to a shop near you!” Rogga Johansson adds: “For this the fifth album we stepped it up. Its faster and harder and more aggressive than before. And that fits J&S killer. This will make you utterly happy if you like it raw and dirty.” The title track is already streaming at this location. More information you will find at www.facebook.com/johansson-speckmann-225899484206206
On September 11, 2020 Caligari Records will release the self-titled debut EP from Los Angeles based THE PASSING on cassette tape format. Every member of the band is influenced by all types of Hardcore, Punk, D-beat and Metal from the Scandinavian region, so you will hear a lot of classic ANTI-CIMEX, BLACK UNIFORMS, WOLFPACK, SKITSYSTEM, MOB-47, DISFEAR and early Swedeath influences, but put through a metallic filter. “The Passing” will feature the following tracks: ‘Condemned’, ‘Please Him’, ‘Worthless Existence’, ‘Deeper’, ‘Torment’, ‘Buried And Forgotten / In Its Grip’ and ‘Necrophile’. You can already check out ‘Buried And Forgotten / In Its Grip’ over here. More info and pre-order details you will find at www.caligarirecords.com or www.facebook.com/caligarirecords
Calgary, Alberta based brutal Deathgrinders NARCISSISTIC NECROSIS will self-release their debut full length “The Art Of Deformity” on August 28, 2020. The album track ‘Superstition Reborn’ can be streamed at this location now. The previously released single ‘Isolated Evil Within’ is still available over here and a lyric video for the opening track ‘Intolerant Breeding’ can be watched here. More about NARCISSISTIC NECROSIS at www.facebook.com/narcissisticnecrosis.