blackened folk metal

Månegarm to release new studio album “Fornaldarsagor” on April 26th 2019

Månegarm’s new album “Fornaldarsagor” will be released on April 26th, 2019, via Napalm Records

The album will contain eight furious tracks, that breathe new life into sagas and tales from a pre-christianized, pagan era that made Scandinavia into what it is today – and those sagas have now been wrapped in exciting viking metal.

Eluveitie release music video for first single “Ategnatos”

We all wade through archetypes. We all are archetypes. Distant echoes of a life both primeval and noble. To embrace these archetypes, to accept them not only as a part of life but as life itself is what some may call enlightenment, some peace of mind.

Eluveitie call it “Ategnatos”. And by using their longest gap between two Metal albums to gather momentum, they just forged their strongest album around it.
 
“Ategnatos” will be release on April 5th, 2019, via Nuclear Blast.

Crown Of Autumn to release new studio album “Byzantine Horizons” on April 5th 2019

Crown Of Autumn are finally ready to unveil some of the main aspects of their new album “Byzantine Horizons” the 3rd chapter of their twenty-year career.

It will be released on April 5th, 2019, via My Kingdom Music and here we present the amazing cover artwork created by the same Emanuele Rastelli, mastermind of the band.

Here is the complete tracklist with the titles of the 11 jewels present in “Byzantine Horizons”.

Eluveitie to release new studio album “Ategnatos” on April 5th 2019

We all wade through archetypes. We all are archetypes. Distant echoes of a life both primeval and noble. To embrace these archetypes, to accept them not only as a part of life but as life itself is what some may call enlightenment, some peace of mind.

Eluveitie call it “Ategnatos”. And by using their longest gap between two Metal albums to gather momentum, they just forged their strongest album around it.
 
“Ategnatos” will be release on April 5th, 2019, via Nuclear Blast.

Eluveitie announces new studio album “Ategnatos” - due out in April 2019

We all wade through archetypes. We all are archetypes. Distant echoes of a life both primeval and noble. To embrace these archetypes, to accept them not only as a part of life but as life itself is what some may call enlightenment, some peace of mind.

Eluveitie call it “Ategnatos”. And by using their longest gap between two Metal albums to gather momentum, they just forged their strongest album around it.
 
The new album “Ategnatos” will be release on April 5th, 2019, via Nuclear Blast.
 

Norvhar release new single “Fest in Midgard”

About a month before the official release of their debut effort and after already sharing the single “Of Stone, Gold & Blood” on the digital platforms, Swiss Pagan/Folk-metal band Norvhar just unveiled another track from this upcoming effort with “Fest in Midgard” available right now below.

The song will feature on “Kauna”, the band’s first album coming out on February 16th, 2019, for physical and digital formats.

WelicoRuss signs with Alpha Omega Management and announces new album “Siberian Heathen Horde”

Alpha Omega Management has a huge pleasure to announce the signing of the Symphonic Black Metal Lords WelicoRuss!

Furthermore, the band is working on their new album, entitled “Siberian Heathen Horde”, scheduled for Spring 2019 release!

Symphonic Black Metal from the Coldest Depths of Siberia is what WelicoRuss (formed in 2005) have brought with them to us here in Europe. WelicoRuss appeared in Europe 2 years ago and they are already playing all the biggest festival across the whole Europe and playing over 320 concerts. You will be absolutely stunned by their stage performance and imagery as they take you away on a journey far away to Depths of Icy Cold Siberia and back.

Wolfhorde to release new album “Hounds of Perdition” on January 11th 2019

Since the release of their debut album Wolfhorde has been working on their upcoming second album titled “Hounds of Perdition”.

The album wakes you up into a nihilistic dystopia of the dying world. The world of “Hounds of Perdition” is roaming with strange creatures and few people in the snowy and gruesome fields of nothingness.
 
With their new album Wolfhorde go deeper into experimenting the world of music from unheard perspectives. Prepare to be surprised by variety of styles of metal with groove, rock attitude, cinematic atmosphere and highly improvised passages with top class production.
 

Eluveitie working on new studio album

Swiss folk metal stars Eluveitie are currently working on the follow up to their highly acclaimed 2017 album, “Evocation II - Pantheon”.

The band have already ensconced themselves at Tommy Vetterli’s Newsound Studio in Switzerland to kick off the recording process.

A year ago, the band released the first single “Rebirth”, which gave fans an exclusive taster of what to expect from the forthcoming album. Now the band is back in the studio to record the whole album.

The band have released an official video statement from the studio. Watch it below.