atmospheric extreme metal

Deafheaven to release new live album “10 Years Gone” on December 4th 2020

For the past ten years, San Francisco rock / post-metal luminaries Deafheaven have built one of the most compelling discographies in metal, one that has challenged both the modus operandi and perceptions of the genre. Each critically acclaimed release widened the scope of their particular views of what rock and metal can be, capped by their most innovative album to date in 2018’s “Ordinary Corrupt Human Love”.

Carnage Alpha to release debut album “From There to Oblivion” on November 27th 2020

Wormholedeath is glad to announce that the melodic death metallers Carnage Alpha have signed a deal with the label for the release of their debut album “From There to Oblivion”.

Hailing from Sweden, this duo describe themselves and their music style as melodic, aggressive and atmospheric, all elements that can be found in their upcoming album.

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Six Degrees to release debut album “No One is Innocent” on November 27th 2020

Italy’s Six Degrees will be unleashing their debut album “No One is Innocent” on November 27th, 2020, via Rockshots Records.

“​No One is Innocent”​ is an album that brings together all the creative aspects of the band. It’s an aggressive, simple, direct groove-death metal, but filled with melody. All of this gives the compositions a dual-purpose appeal, with a mix of violence and impact but also catchy melodies, thanks to Luca’s scratchy growls and Valentina’s sweet and effective vocals.

Mordkaul signs with Wormholedeath Records and announces debut album “Dress Code: Blood”

Wormholedeath Records are proud to announce the signing of Belgium melodic death metal outfit Mordkaul for the release of their debut album “Dress Code: Blood”.

“A dark and evil mood, an infernal drive, and incendiary vocals on top is how Mordkaul likes to forge their killer songs”.

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Mitochondrial Sun to release new studio album “Sju Pulsarer” on November 13th 2020

Less than a year after his critically acclaimed debut album, former Dark Tranquillity guitarist and multi-instrumentalist, Niklas Sundin, returns with a new full-length offering from Mitochondrial Sun. “Sju Pulsarer” will be released on November 13th, 2020, via the Italian label Argonauta Records.

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.

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.