Having recently inked a worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast Entertainment, THE DEFILED can now reveal the artwork for their forthcoming album “Daggers” – to be released on August 2.
The artwork was designed and executed by Scott Chalmers, the band's long time photographer.
The Italian gothic-rockers Naughty Whisper signs a management agreement with Rockshots Music Management.
Devoted to gothic rock/metal inspired by bands like 69 Eyes, Him, Lacrimas Profundere, but also influenced by electronic sounds of Rammstein, in 2012 the band has already toured with Misfits in the UK, participated in international festivals of the DMFs in Monaco /Germany, and after the release of last album "Addicted to Decadence" produced by Arnold Lindberg (In Flames, Hardcore Superstar, Evergrey), the band has been confirmed for this year's WAVE GOTIK TREFFEN Festival set to take place on May 17-20 in Leipzig (Germany).
Real Doom has to be felt. It has to bewail and it has to hurt. Hailing from Lima, Peru, Death/Doom entity MIRTHLESS will release their debut full-length, entitled "A Dirge For Your Suicide", on June 1st via Dunkelheit Produktionen.
The self-titled debut album by HEX will be released on May 28th 2013 via logic(il)logic Records. Thirteen tracks of modern, dark and mysterious hard'n'heavy featuring horror-inspired lyrics and catchy refrains that will get stuck in your head.
2. Little Devil Ride
3. Ave Satani
4. Voodoo Girl
Katatonia will return with a special triple-LP vinyl release featuring an epic set of classics from the band's catalogue. “Last Fair Day Gone Night” features the Swedish dark rock/metal master at its glorious best with this electrifying set from London's esteemed Koko venue during a series of special celebratory shows to mark the band's 20th anniversary during 2011's “Last Fair Day Gone Night” tour. Set for a June 17, 2013 release on Peaceville Records, “Last Fair Day Gone Night” is presented on triple heavyweight 180gm vinyl in a deluxe box, with a 12 page 12" book.
Germany's dark metal quintet AGATHODAIMON is currently working hard on the successor of their 2009 release "Phoenix".
They've entered the Kohlekeller Studios in February and hope to finish the recordings with producer Kristian "Kohle" Kohlmannslehner in late April.
The band's new album is entitled “In Darkness” and will be released this summer!
Here's what guitarist and vocalist Sathonys has to say about it:
Tristâme is a music project that was created by Rami in 2006. After three years they released their debut album under the title “Unraveling Horizons”. Rami, who is a Syrian born singer-songwriter, came up with the idea for this EP in November 2012, as he was working on some new music in South America.
BEHEMOTH have been holed up in Hertz studios working on their tenth full-length album. As the band continues to record, they have been posting images and what appear to be lyrics for portions of new songs.