blackened extreme metal

laCasta to release debut full-length album “Æternvm” on February 28th 2020

Italian Black Metal Hardcore act laCasta have revealed the details of their upcoming album, set for a release on February 28th, 2020, with powerhouse label Argonauta Records.

Titled In “Æternvm”, the band’s first full-length unites the darkest art in metal with the traditions of all that is extreme in a furious way: Bleak, dissonant and black-eyed sounds filled with rage and disgust.

Drakonis to release debut full length album “Blessed by Embers” on April 3rd 2020

Northern Irish black metal outfit Drakonis have unveiled details for the much anticipated forthcoming record “Blessed by Embers”, following up on great acclaim garnered from their more recent concept work, late 2017’s “The Great Miasma”.

Their debut full length is a story driven concept spanning eight songs. Each taking us through a different chapter following the rise and fall of a charismatic cult leader, who allows darkness and fire to shape and purify his followers, “The Wretched”.

Torchia to release new studio album “The Coven” on March 27th 2020

Finnish death metallers Torchia have just inked a record deal with Rockshots Records for the release of their sophomore album “The Coven”, coming out on March 27th, 2020.

Arising from the inner darkness of composer and lyricist Ville Riitamaa, Torchia takes inspiration from a multitude of metal subgenres and their mission is to revitalize the genre of melodic death metal by bringing in a sense of danger and unpredictability.

Lychgate to release new EP “Also Sprach Futura” on March 13th 2020

Debemur Morti Productions welcomes UK-based progressive black/doom metal outfit Lychgate to the label’s roster for the release of the band’s “Also Sprach Futura”.
 
“Also Sprach Futura” was recorded, mixed, and mastered by Greg Chandler of Esoteric at Priory Recording Studios (Esoteric, Fen), who also provides vocals to the album. The album’s cover art painting, illustrations, design, and layout were handled by Khaos Diktator Design.
 

Infirmum to release debut full-length album “Walls of Sorrow” on February 28th 2020

Infirmum is a musical resurrection by Finnish metal artist Timo Solonen, who was active in metal scene on 1990’s. Upcoming album “Walls of Sorrow” is created in collaboration with session members on bass guitar and drums. And it’s a doom flavored death metal album with an experienced perspective.

The first single “Shadows of the Past” from the album is now released.

Neaera to release new self-titled studio album on February 28th 2020

After announcing their farewell tour in 2015, Neaera has now re-formed! The band is ready to release a new self-titled album, via Metal Blade Records on February 28th, 2020.

Neaera’s fire was first rekindled when the band played two exclusive shows in 2018. “We have been overwhelmed by the reactions”, comments singer Benjamin Hilleke. “None of us was expecting that and it was the moment when the fire was de-fact again!”...

Kaamos Warriors release new double single “Kuura & Horros”

Finnish dark metal band Kaamos Warriors has released a new double single “Kuura & Horros”. The second track is titled “Chaos & Mayhem II”

The band comments:
“"Kuura & Horros" single captures the raw beauty of the icy North and introduces some new elements of the Kaamos Warriors including Jani’s clean vocals”.
 

Night Crowned to release debut album “Impius Viam” on February 28th 2020

In the frozen part of Europe’s northernmost realm, a new slithering seed is festering at the heart of the Swedish scene, known as Night Crowned. Combining past and present members of legendary acts as Dark Funeral, Nightrage and Cipher System, this unholy ritual is a true reawakening of the sounds dormant from the most influential acts and masterpieces of the Scandinavian ‘90s!