dark metal

Vaura to release new studio album “Sables” on April 26th 2019

The ever-evolving quartet Vaura follows up their 2013 album “The Missing” almost six years later with “Sables”, their most refined and contemplative release yet. Introspective and somber, “Sables” finds the band shedding most of its post-metal heaviness in favor of experiments with brooding kosmische musik and the more avant-garde elements of new wave.

Blaze Of Perdition signs with Metal Blade Records and announces new album “The Harrowing of Hearts”

Metal Blade Records is proud to announce the signing of Blaze Of Perdition, one of the leading forces of the unstoppable polish Black Metal scene.

Comments Blaze Of Perdition: “We are thrilled and honored to become part of the label with such an undeniable input into the history of metal music. We’re hoping for a long and fruitful cooperation, which will begin with our fifth full-length album that’s already shaping up and will bear the name "The Harrowing of Hearts"”.

Dead To A Dying World to release new studio album “Elegy” on April 19th 2019

Profound Lore Records welcomes Texas-based elemental dark metal ensemble Dead To A Dying World to the label’s roster. The band has completed their long-awaited new epoch, “Elegy”, for release on April 19th, 2019.

A trailer for the record, as well as its cover art and more, have been posted. The band is confirmed to perform at this year’s Northwest Terror Fest and is booking new tour dates to follow.

Marianas Rest to release new studio album “Ruins” on April 26th 2019

The ambassadors of melancholy, Marianas Rest, returns in April with their second full-length album “Ruins”.

Originating from Kotka, the true metal capital of Finland, Marianas Rest brings you lead heavy riffs and a mood to slash your wrists to. This all surrounding darkness is topped off with sad melodies.

Watch the music video for first single “Restitution” below.

Wolfheart release live video for “Everlasting Fall”

Wolfheart took a short break from their extensive touring in 2018, just to put the recorded live video material together to a nine-minute-long live video for their epic album opener “Everlasting Fall”.

Taken from their last release “Constellation of the Black Light”, the video leads you right into the grim coldness of Finland, performed in hot concert halls.

Watch the full video below.

Evergrey release new music video for “End of Silence”

Evergrey’s stunning new studio album, “The Atlantic” is out now on AFM Records. Get the album here.

Evergrey release their official video for “End of Silence” and you can watch it below.

The video was directed by the genius Patric Ullaeus breaking the world record of the quickest delivery of a music video ever!

The band stated:

Nocturnalia releases lyric video for new single “Beyond the White”

Today Nocturnalia releses their new single “Beyond the White”. Its the first new music from the band since their “Above Below Within” album got released in 2015.

The new single is taken from the upcoming third album called “III: Winter”. The album is set for release during the autumn of 2019 on The Sign Records.

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”.

Lord Of The Lost release new music video for “Loreley”

After Lord Of The Lost’s very successful 2018, they aren’t even thinking about taking a break. Right in time for their next tour, they’ve released an impressive new music video.

The Germans act between grace, elegance and gloomy harshness in their fifth video taken from their successful album “Thornstar” (#6 in German Charts). The video shows a very new visual side of the band.

Lucidity to release new studio album “Oceanum” on February 22nd 2019

Lucidity’s second single, “Scotoma”, continues the dive into the similar dark waters than the first single, “Surface”, of the upcoming album.

Strong atmospheric melancholy gets support from arrangements that is not that familiar in Lucidity’s creations before. This gives a glimpse of the albums diversity.
Watch the video for “Scotoma” below.