blackened sludge metal

Beggar to release full-length debut album “Compelled to Repeat” on April 3rd 2020

Emerging from the nihilistic quagmire of London, four-piece Beggar have announced their debut album “Compelled to Repeat” will be released on April 3rd, 2020, via APF Records.

Not so much unleashing their album as hurling it in frustration into the faces of the general public, Beggar propound a kind of sludge-meets-extreme-metal pandemic of tar thick riffs and groove, blasts, emotional vocal discharge and genre-bending brutality.

Grim Ravine to release new studio album “It’s A Long Way Down, To Where You Are” on March 27th 2020

Cited as one of the finest purveyors of extreme blackened doom to emerge from the UK and having firmly left their mark with 2015’s self-titled and 2017’s “The Light is from Below”, south coast quintet Grim Ravine, proudly reveal their latest opus “It’s A Long Way Down, To Where You Are”.

Rage Of Samedi to release new studio album “Blood Ritual” on January 17th 2020

Raw, raging and larger than life riffs, deeply influenced by the Classic Doom of the 70s and early 80s to the modern Sludge scene, German- based Rage Of Samedi have announced the release of their third album.

The “Blood Ritual” will be taking place on January 17th, 2020, in the mighty house of Argonauta Records, and will make no exceptions to take you into a brutal and bloody- good sounding ritual of a record!

Lares sign worldwide deal with Argonauta Records

Berlin- based, psych blackened doom metal unit, Lares, have inked a worldwide deal with Argonauta Records, who will release the band’s sophomore album in the Spring of 2020. The four-piece collective, formed in 2015, combines the elements of post-metal, psych doom, ambient prog-rock and black metal, while adding a unique flavour to their heavily crushing sound.

Moloken release music video for first single “Surcease”

“Surcease” is the first single taken from Moloken’s fourth album “Unveilance of Dark Matter”, set for release on January 31st, 2020.

Released with a music video, the single is one of the shortest and most direct songs of the upcoming album, combining uncompromising modern hardcore influenced metal with overloads of melodies and despair. You can hear that Moloken is from Umeå, Sweden - there are a lot of influences from acts as Meshuggah, Cult of Luna and Refused.
 

Moloken to release new studio album “Unveilance of Dark Matter” on January 31st 2020

Moloken joins The Sign Records and will release their fourth album “Unveilance of Dark Matter” on January 31st, 2020.

Moloken is powerhouse that has fueled the North Swedish hemisphere for 12 years. The new album holds eleven tracks of progressive and uncompromising metal that establish the band further.