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Godspeed You! Black Emperor to release new studio album “G_d’s Pee AT STATE’S END!” on April 2nd 2021

GY!BE returns with another soundtrack for our times, like only this inimitable and venerable ensemble can forge. As the heretical anarcho-punk spirit of the title implies, Godspeed harnesses some particularly raw power, spittle and grit across two riveting 20-minute side-length trajectories of noise-drenched widescreen post-rock: inexorable chug blossoms into blown-out twang, as some of the band’s most soaring, searing melodies ricochet and converge amidst violin and bassline counterpoint.

All My Faith Lost... to release new studio album “Untitled” on March 9th 2021

Italian neoclassical darkwave/ethereal neofolk quartet All My Faith Lost... presents their first record in eleven years, with the immersive sounds of Untitled. The beautiful, sprawling album is nearing release through French collective Cyclic Law on March 9th, 2021, and preceding its release, two songs are now streaming alongside preorders and more.
 

Behemoth signs new contract with Nuclear Blast Records

Behemoth – arguably the biggest extreme metal band in the world – have extended and expanded their contract with Nuclear Blast, who will now distribute the group’s music worldwide outside of their home country. The group originally signed with Nuclear Blast Europe prior to the release of 2009’s “Evangelion”, but their forthcoming album – which is tentatively set for an autumn 2021 release – will be their first to be released by the label outside of the Old Continent.

The 69 Eyes live streaming show will be available on demand from December 18th 2020 until January 18th 2021

This summer, the goth‘n’roll vampires The 69 Eyes thrilled their fans with a stunning live stream celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Finnish legends - straight outta Helsinki. Due to the high demand, the show returns for one month on demand. Tickets for The 69 Eyes’ Worldwide Live Stream Revisited are NOW on sale and can be purchased here.

Singer Jyrki69 states:

Evergrey to release new studio album “Escape of the Phoenix” on February 26th 2021

Swedish progressive metal band Evergrey is gearing up for the release of their highly anticipated 12th album - on February 26th, 2021, they will release “Escape of the Phoenix”, another heavy, melancholic and thought-provoking journey as only Evergrey can create.

Death Of A Dryad sign with Wormholedeath and delay “Hameln” album release date due to covid-19

Death Of A Dryad signed a deal with Wormholedeath for the physical release of their new album “Hameln”. The digital format will be released via Trisol Music Group. 

Initially the album should have been out in December 2020, but the 2nd Covid wave, that is hitting Europe heavily, delayed the release. All the dates TBA. 

The band comments about the delayed album release:

Behemoth announces “In Absentia Dei” immersive live-stream event on September 5th 2020

Behemoth have announced “In Absentia Dei”, a groundbreaking immersive livestream spectacular which will broadcast on September 5th, 2020, from a secret church location in Poland.

The event will be streamed in high definition 4K, with an immersive experience option, allowing viewers to choose from 8 different camera angles in the multi-camera shoot or watch the “Director’s Cut”.

Skálmöld to release “10 Year Anniversary - Live in Reykjavík” on September 25th 2020

Icelandic Viking Metal giants Skálmöld will release their second live album and the first one as solo band “10 Year Anniversary - Live in Reykjavík”, on September 25th, 2020, via Napalm Records.

Three consecutive sold-out shows at the Gamla Bíó in their hometown Reykjavík were the adequate setting to celebrate the 10th anniversary together with their devotees. “10 Year Anniversary - Live in Reykjavík” transports the mythical atmosphere directly into their fans’ homes