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Darkthrone to release new studio album “Old Star” on May 31st 2019

The legendary Norwegian longstanding partnership of Fenriz and Ted “Nocturno Culto” Skjellum, Darkthrone, return with their first studio album since 2016’s hugely popular “Arctic Thunder”, in the shape of “Old Star”.

With a mastery and endless dedication to the art of the riff, the Norwegian legends cut through 6 new epic tracks, taking in the best of the old school of heavy & extreme metal plus a large dose of doom-laden riffing, & channelling it through the grime of the underground.

Third Storm to release debut full-length album “The Grand Manifestation” on November 9th 2018

Swedish extremists Third Storm are set to unleash their first-ever full-length album, “The Grand Manifestation”.

A continuation of 2015's “Taritiya Me”, a two-song, 26-minute EP that welcomed the band back from a decades-long hiatus, “The Grand Manifestation” is an intense hybrid of old-school black metal, death, doom and thrash.  

Check out the lyric video for album track “In Wrath Enshrouded” below.

Third Storm will release A Grand Manifestation November 9th, 2018, via Dark Descent Records.

Third Storm
1 Prima Mobilae
2 As The Stars Watched the Birth Of

Evil Scarecrow releases music video for new single “Polterghost” and announces October 2018 & January 2019 UK Tour

Evil Scarecrow release their supernaturally spectacular video for new single “Polterghost”, the second track taken from their upcoming album “Chapter IV: Antartarctica” due out on September 28th, 2018.

The first single to be aired was the blustery “Hurricanado”.

Check out the video for “Polterghost” below.

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Hellish to release new studio album “The Spectre of Lonely Souls” on July 27th 2018

Chilean Thrashers Hellish will release sophomore album “The Spectre of Lonely Souls” on July 27th, 2018, via Unspeakable Axe Records (the album will be available through international distribution channels on August 31).

Stream new track “The Walker of Shadows” below.
 
Pre-orders are available here.

Vantablack Warship to release new album “Abrasive Pulmonic Speak” on January 26th 2018

Once again, Canada’s molten cauldron of metal, its crucible of carnage, spews forth a new release from one of its fine bands, the splendidly named Vantablack Warship.

Formed by veterans of the Quebec metal scene (Arseniq33, Ghoulunatics, Brutal Chérie, Foreshadow, Les Ékorchés, Buffalo Theory Mtl), this Montreal quintet conjures up images of a neon black pirate ship come to wage a metal storm on an unsuspecting Earth.

Metal legend Tony Dolan, AKA The Demolition Man of Venom Inc. recently described Vantablack Warship as a “Cool Slayer”.

Prostitution to release new EP “Egyptian Blue” on October 10th 2017

Brooklyn Progressive Black Metallers Prostitution are set to release new EP “Egyptian Blue” on October 10th, 2017.

The trio of bassist/vocalist Jesse Adelson (Beast Modulus), guitarist/vocalist Russ Cowen (Black Harvest), and drummer Jason Spence (Demilitia) incorporate elements of black metal, thrash, shoe-gaze, and psych-rock, with an accentuation of melodic themes and a strong sense of harmony.

Ancient Ascendant to release new studio album “Raise the Torch” on April 21st 2017

British-based quartet Ancient Ascendant have announced the details of their forthcoming album, “Raise the Torch”, released on April 21st, 2017, via Spinefarm / Candlelight Records.

“Raise the Torch”, the band’s third studio album, is built upon their unique brand of songwriting, which is based upon a solid foundation of black and death metal, whilst injecting eclectic ideas from a wide range of fine metal traditions.

Tracklist:
1. Reawakening
2. Our Way
3. Scaling the Gods
4. Unearth
5. Carnal
6. Foreign Skies
7. Grasping the Torch
8. The Great Curve
9. To the Cold

Funeral Nation announces March 2017 US Tour

Chicago, Illinois' thrash/black metal act Funeral Nation has announced “The Second Abomination” North American tour, kicking off on March 4th, 2017, in Chicago.

The support, on the selected days, comes from Sacrificial Blood. Furthermore Funeral Nation unveils that their new self-titled EP is to be released on this tour! Check out the dates and details below.

The band stated:

Evil Scarecrow confirmed for Wacken Festival 2017

Evil Scarecrow have been added to the bill at Wacken Festival for 2017, joining such luminaries as Amon Amarth, Kreator, Trivium, Lacuna Coil, Paradise Lost, Candlemass, Orange Goblin, Europe, Marilyn Manson and many more.
 
Wacken is one of the most renown metal festivals in the world and annually sees a pilgrimage from metalheads in the UK to its hallowed grounds, people who will quickly be able to school the European Festival crowds in the moves, dances, shouty bits and unique lunacy of an Evil Scarecrow audience!
 
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