atmospheric death metal

Sulphur Sun to release new EP “Placodermic Heraldry” on October 30th 2020

Bern, Switzerland-based dissonant/progressive death metal unit Sulphur Sun is proud to announce their upcoming EP, “Placodermic Heraldry”. Set for release on Friday, October 30th 2020. It is the follow up to the group’s 2017 standalone single “Vitreous” and 2013 debut EP, “Bioluminescence”. 

Kaunis Kuolematon to release new studio album “Syttyköön Toinen Aurinko” on November 27th 2020

Between beautiful melodic soundscapes and soft vocals, extreme driven metal and harsh screams - Kaunis Kuolematon, the embodiment of Finnish Melancholic Metal, will release their third full-length record, titled “Syttyköön Toinen Aurinko”, on November 27th, 2020, via Noble Demon.

Pulchra Morte to release new studio album “Ex Rosa Ceremonia” on November 6th 2020

Death/doom unit Pulchra Morte will release their long-anticipated second full-length, “Ex Rosa Ceremonia”, on November 6th, 2020, via Transcending Records
 
With drums recorded to tape in the analog environment of Earth Analog Studios, and guitars, bass, vocals, and cellos captured at New Constellation RPM, the nine-track offering carries on where the band’s “Divina Autem Et Aniles” debut left off conjuring often alarmingly weighty psalms focused on atmosphere, feeling, and flow.
 

Marianas Rest signs worldwide deal with Napalm Records

Finnish melodic death metal strikers Marianas Rest have officially signed a worldwide contract with Napalm Records!

Hailing from the coastal town of Kotka, Marianas Rest pool the full extent of their musical expertise to raise their gloomy symbiosis of melancholic melodic death metal spiced with significant doom elements to the next level.

Members of Immolation and Goreaphobia form new band Shadows and sign with Agonia Records

Shadows is a new dark avant-garde metal band from Immolation and ex-Goreaphobia guitarist Alex Bouks, who brought other former Goreaphobia members to the table, including Henny Piotrowski (guitars) and Jake G (vocals). Alongside multi-instrumentalist Lance Walter, the US-based quartet has signed a record deal with Agonia Records, with plans to release their debut material in 2021.

Countless Skies to release new studio album “Glow” on November 6th 2020

UK-based melodic death metal band Countless Skies have joined forces with Willowtip Records for the release of their newest album, “Glow”.

The follow-up to 2016’s full-length debut “New Dawn”, “Glow” takes the band’s progressive brand of melodeth to new heights with richly-layered instrumentation, superb musicianship and raw emotion. Thematically, “Glow” is based on the album’s epic title track, a 20-minute opus split into three parts.

Subterranean Masquerade signs with Sensory Records and announces new album “Mountain Fever”

New Jersey-based progressive metal source Sensory Records has signed Israel’s long-running troupe Subterranean Masquerade. The band has recently completed their fourth LP, “Mountain Fever”, which is being prepared for release in the months ahead.