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Atala to release new studio album “The Bearer of Light” on May 21st 2019

West Coast desert doom trio Atala will release their “The Bearer of Light” full-length via Salt Of The Earth Records on May 21st, 2019.
 
Returning to their DIY ethos, the seven-track desert voyage was captured and self-produced in just five days at Gatos Trail in Joshua Tree with engineer Jeff Thomas. “It’s a true roller coaster of emotions: sad, angry, confused, lost... but, you can’t help but feel hope as you follow the journey”, notes founding guitarist Kyle Stratton.

Sabbath Assembly release music video for new single “A Welcome Below”

April 26th will see dark rock veterans, artist collective Sabbath Assembly, release their seventh studio album, the hotly anticipated “A Letter of Red”. The band’s follow-up to the 2017’s “Rites of Passage” was recorded at Figure 8 Studio in Brooklyn with producer Randall Dunn (Black Mountain, SunnO))), Earth). The new album marks a return to the shortened song form and tight production of their debut, while demonstrating ten years of songwriting prowess and lyrical advancement.

Grand Magus release official visualizer for new single “A Hall Clad in Gold”

Swedish riff lords Grand Magus are set to release their new studio album “Wolf God” next week via Nuclear Blast. In anticipation of the release, the band has premiered another new single.

Watch and listen to “A Hall Clad in Gold”, below.

Band frontman and general overlord JB states:

Lord Dying announces May & June 2019 North American Headlining Tour

Progressive sludge unit Lord Dying has confirmed a North American headlining tour.

Scheduled to commence May 8th in Seattle, Washington, the journey will wind its way through more than two dozen cities and come to a close on June 8th in the band’s home city of Portland, Oregon. Support will be provided by psychedelic doom duo Year Of The Cobra. See all confirmed dates below.
 

Grand Magus launch “From The North - The Grand Magus Story” documentary series

Swedish riff lords Grand Magus are set to release their new studio album “Wolf God” on April 19th, 2019, through Nuclear Blast.

Today, the band has launched a multi-part documentary series entitled “From The North - The Grand Magus Story”.

Watch as frontman and general overlord JB delves into the history of the band and explains the connection between Grand Magus and death metal, below.

JB states:

Monasterium to release new studio album “Church of Bones” on May 6th 2019

Krakow’s resident Doom Lords Monasterium are set to release their sophomore opus “Church of Bones” on May 6th, 2019, via Nine Records.

Expect nothing less than superb traditional doom metal that rumbles and burns, whilst crushing all under the weight of the band’s mighty riffs!

Check out the new lyric video for album closer “The Last Templar”, which features guest vocals from Forsaken’s Leo Stivala.

Tracklist:
1. Church of Bones

John, The Void premiere new single “Cursed”

Moving in the dark abyss of apocalyptic sludge, post-black metal, doom and electronic sounds, the Italian five-piece power unit John, The Void, returns with their sophomore album, “III – Adversa”, on April 5th, 2019, via Argonauta Records.

Just recently, the band shared a first dark appetizer with the track “Silent Bearer”, today John, The Void are presenting another brand new single for the mind-crushing “Cursed”!