May 09, 2020
SXUPERION, the Death / Black Metal solo project of Matthew Schott (drummer for VALDUR, WEVERIN, etc), will release its fifth full length “Omniscient Pulse” on June 15, 2020 via Bloody Mountain Records. The following tracks will appear on it: ‘Owl’, ‘Death (Bussard Ramjet Malfunction)’, ‘Planet Crusher – Defeating The Holy Emperor’, ‘Presque-Vu’, ‘Omniscient Pulse’, ‘Betrothed Catacombs’, ‘A New Universe Awaits (Burning The Cloth)’ and ‘Myopian Frequency Release’. The album track ‘Betrothed Catacombs’ is already available for streaming at the label’s Bandcamp site: https://bloodymountainrecords.bandcamp.com
French Death / Grinders BENIGHTED have announced new and updated “Obscene Repressed” tour dates, which will kick off in October 2020. Vocalist Julien Truchan issued the following statement: “After the huge frustration about the cancelation of our “Hellfest Warm Up Tour” and all these great summer festivals being cancelled, we are now happy to announce the new “Obscene Repressed Tour”. If this fucking Covid allows it, we will soon have the occasion to party together twice as hard and show you how the tracks of our new album sound live. We are so impatient to spill our guts on stage and see you all. France, Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Portugal, Norway… Stay fucking sick with brutal live music!” For more details and regular updates follow the band at www.facebook.com/brutalbenighted
Finnish Metal / Grind / Crust act VIOLENT HAMMER has just premiered the title track of their upcoming “Riders Of The Wasteland” album at this location. The previously revealed track ‘(Trapped) In Depths’ is still available over here. The complete tracklist reads as follows: ‘Death Squad’, ‘Annihilation (Victims Of Bomb Raid)’, ‘Wasted Through Life’, ‘Screams Of Agony’, ‘Riders Of The Wasteland’, ‘(Trapped) In Depths’, ‘House Of Beria’, ‘Bratva’ and ‘Prophet Of Darkness’. The album will be released on May 29, 2020 via Hells Headbangers. All additional VIOLENT HAMMER info can be found at www.facebook.com/violenthammer
Canadian Death Metal four piece PROTOSEQUENCE has released a video for the title track of their “A Blunt Description Of Something Obscene” EP. You can check it out over here. The EP was originally self-released by the band before they got signed by Lacerated Enemy Records. It will be re-released on May 19, 2020. The band had this to say about the EP’s newest single: “We are pleased to release our updated version of the title track ‘A Blunt Description Of Something Obscene’. For the re-release of this single, we added a whole new intro and decided to speed it up a bit. We hope you enjoy it!” More about PROTOSEQUENCE at www.facebook.com/protosequence
“Ersetu”, the new album from Italy’s brutal Death Metallers DEVANGELIC, is streaming in its entirety at this location now. The album will be out on May 15, 2020 via Willowtip Records on CD, LP and digitally. Check out www.facebook.com/devangelic.official for all further DEVANGELIC info.
French Death Metalers MERCYLESS have just unleashed a teaser for their new full length “The Mother Of All Plagues”. The album will be released on August 21, 2020 on CD, vinyl and digitally through Xenokorp. It will be available in a variety of exclusive limited editions. The pre-order starts on May 18, 2020. You can watch the teaser here. More MERCYLESS info you will find at www.facebook.com/mercylesscult