atmospheric metal

Infirmum to release debut full-length album “Walls of Sorrow” on February 28th 2020

Infirmum is a musical resurrection by Finnish metal artist Timo Solonen, who was active in metal scene on 1990’s. Upcoming album “Walls of Sorrow” is created in collaboration with session members on bass guitar and drums. And it’s a doom flavored death metal album with an experienced perspective.

The first single “Shadows of the Past” from the album is now released.

Kvelertak releases music video for new single “Crack of Doom”

Norwegian band Kvelertak have shared a second track from their upcoming new album “Splid”, which is set for release on February 14th, 2020, via Rise Records.

Premiering on the BBC Radio 1 Rock Show last night, “Crack of Doom” features Troy Sanders (Mastodon) and is one of the first songs performed by the band in English. The group have also released the official video for the track.

My Dying Bride to release new studio album “The Ghost of Orion” March 6th 2020

Like a phoenix from the ashes, a legend rises again in 2020. My Dying Bride went through some tough times last year and fought many struggles along the way, but now the British doom metal band are proud to announce their new studio album “The Ghost of Orion” for March 6th, 2020.

The new My Dying Bride record is the product of a vibrantly creative band that is more than willing to build on their past successes.

The band commented:

Molasses Barge to release new studio album “A Grayer Dawn” on April 10th 2020

Pittsburgh PA’s Molasses Barge have inked a worldwide deal with rising cult label Argonauta Records, who will release the band’s sophomore album in the Spring of 2020!

Titled “A Grayer Dawn” and set for a release on April 10th, 2020; since their critically acclaimed 2017 self-titled debut album Molasses Barge are following their path in the name of doom metal and finest heavy rock grooves, creating a blistering, raw and authentic sound.

Witches Of Doom to release new studio album “Funeral Radio” on April 3rd 2020

With Witches Of Doom My Kingdom Music will release a jewel of decadent music, a creative and original expression of the Doom, Gothic and Stoner elements of the band.

Funeral Radio” will see the light on April 3rd, 2020, on CD, LP and digital format.

The cover artwork was done by Carlo Muselli.

Pre-order “Funeral Radio” here.

Tracklist:
1. Master of Depression

Isle Of The Cross to release debut album “Excelsis” on February 21st 2020

Progressive-death metal band Isle Of The Cross has inked a worldwide deal with Rockshots Records for the release of their debut album “Excelsis”.

Isle Of The Cross is a progressive metal band led by composer and multi-instrumentalist Je Schneider, infused with a blend of the avant-garde realms of extreme, symphonic, melodic and technical death metal.

External releases official video for new single “Distant”

The Finnish progressive metal collective External have released a new song, “Distant”. It’s the follow-up to their previous single “Anhedonia”, released in June. The cover art was done by Lumi Hartikainen.

In the mixing process, once again, External worked with Asger Mygind from the Danish band VOLA. The song is accompanied by an animated music video by Tuomas Kortelainen.

Runescarred to release debut full-length album “The Distant Infinite” on February 21st 2020

Austin, Texas progressive rock/metal band Runescarred will release “The Distant Infinite” in early 2020. Building from the momentum set by the 2018 EP “We Are”, the band’s full-length debut features 10 stunning tracks that blur the lines between melodic thrash and forward-thinking modern rock.

Guitarist Tim Driscoll comments on the album:

HammerFall and Candlemass Nominated for 2020 Grammis Awards in the category “Best Hard Rock / Metal Of the Year”

Swiftly following the recently announced first Grammy Award nomination for Napalm Records and Candlemass, the Swedish doom metal legends and Scandinavian heavy metal idols HammerFall are building upon this achievement with additional award nominations. Both bands have been nominated for 2020 Grammis Awards – the most prestigious award in the Swedish music industry.