dark metal

Oceans to release debut album “The Sun and the Cold” on January 10th 2020

Austrian-German post death metallers Oceans have just wrapped up a string of dates supporting label mates Cellar Darling and Forever Still across Germany.

Whilst on the road the quartet premiered new material from their upcoming debut album titled “The Sun and the Cold” and today, the group is pleased to announce that the aforementioned record will be released on January 10, 2020 via Nuclear Blast.

Liturgy and Hunter Hunt-Hendrix to release two new albums in 2020

2020 will see the release of two separate full-lengths from New York’s Liturgy and Hunter Hunt-Hendrix - one being a new Liturgy studio album titled “HAQQ”, featuring the previously released monumental single “God of Love”, which Tiny Mix Tapes praised, stating: “Between its rhapsodic strings, cascading harp, and thunderous wall of drums, this new track sees the band finding yet another new paradigm in their legacy of avant-garde metal,” while Brooklyn Vegan noted: “it’s an eight-minute track that works an orche

Blaze Of Perdition to release “Transmutation of Sins” 7-inch on November 22nd 2019

Polish Black Metallers Blaze Of Perdition have just announced the release of a brand new 7" entitled “Transmutation of Sins” on November 22nd, 2019! The 7" features the title-track on side A and the Fields Of The Nephilim cover of “Moonchild” on side B as a vinyl-exclusive!

Moonspell and Rotting Christ live in London 2019

Silver Dust are an annual visitor in the UK, this time coming back for the third year in a row, both previous years supporting our favourite Finnish monsters Lordi on their European tours. Although they are still touring in support of their last album “House 21”, which was released in April 2018, they are getting visibly bigger crowds, and many people have been returning to catch them every year.

Dark Matter to release debut album “Nebula to Black Hole” on January 31st 2020

After two singles, Dark Matter are ready to release their debut album titled “Nebula to Black Hole”, where they paint melancholic, introspective and ethereal musical landscapes thanks to an extremely amazing sound.

The album features 8 songs, great guests from all around the world and everything is held together by the dark art of this creature headed by the visionary Aria Moghaddam from Iran and his talented band mate Mehdi 14CH.

(0) signs worldwide deal with Napalm Records

(0), the best-kept secret of the Danish underground has signed a worldwide contract with Napalm Records. They choose to remain nameless, they choose to remain faceless and they choose to have their harsh and extreme soundscapes speak for them.

Testing the boundaries of black, progressive, drone and post metal while mixing it with elaborated visuals and an impressive performance live on stage, (0) captivates you into the void.

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Alcest unveil studio documentary “La lumière autant que l’ombre”

Today, Alcest release their 6th studio album and Nuclear Blast debut “Spiritual Instinct” upon the world. To celebrate, the band has unveiled a studio documentary titled “La lumière autant que l’ombre”, accompanied with the acoustic instrumental version of their new track “Protection”, which was recorded by Neige and can also be found exclusively as a bonus track on select versions of the album. Watch the video below.

Avatarium release a mesmerising acoustic version of new track “Lay Me Down”

Once again, doom metal wizards Avatarium are set to mesmerise fans with their new dark gospel titled “The Fire I Long For”, which will see the light of day on November 22nd through Nuclear Blast.

Today the band unveils another new track off their new record in the form of an acoustic performance video for “Lay Me Down”. Check it out below.