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The Oracle to release debut full-length debut “Hypogeum” on August 14th 2020

Worcester, Massachusetts-based avant electronics project The Oracle will release its debut full-length debut “Hypogeum” this August, via Repose Records.
 
Inspired at once by the grandiosity of film scores and classical music, the bleakness of black metal, and minimalist ambient music, “Hypogeum” is dark and at times ritualistic with its themes and complimentary visuals touching upon the rise and fall of messiah-like figures and cult leaders.
 

Nibiru signs with Argonauta Records and announces new studio album

Never change a winning team. This team’s story started back in 2013, when Nibiru released their pathbreaking debut on the ever-growing powerhouse label Argonauta Records. Together they have released four highly acclaimed full-length albums and one EP, until the band inked a deal with Ritual Productions.

Today, the Italian collective announced their return to Argonauta Records, who will release Nibiru’s forthcoming, sixth studio album in the Fall of 2020!

(0) to release debut album “SkamHan” on April 24th 2020

In rousing dark euphoria, Danish progressive black metal enigma (0) lifts the veil for their debut album, “SkamHan”, which will be released on April 24th, 2020, via Napalm Records.

The offering of black, drone and post metal spiced with intense sludge and progressive influences takes the listener on a labyrinthine journey. Straight from the Danish underground, the anonymous quintet (0) presents seven explosive and dominating tracks.

Ulver release official video for new single “Russian Doll”

Friday 14th February, Valentines Day 2020, Ulver release the new single “Russian Doll” from a forthcoming album. 

The song follows in the footsteps of their previous album, “The Assassination of Julius Caesar”, only this time the wolves draw the listener deeper into a black infinity mirror.
 
Watch he video for “Russian Doll” below. Get the single here.
 

Big|Brave announces Spring 2020 European & UK Tour

Big|Brave are returning to Europe in April and May for a wide reaching tour in support of their fourth opus “A Gaze Among Them” released by Southern Lord last year.

Opening the tour with their second appearance at Roadburn Festival, followed by dates in the UK and beyond - dates and details below. Joining them for three dates will be violinist and sound artist Jessica Moss, who has toured with, and appeared on Big|Brave’s previous album.
 

Insect Ark to release new studio album “The Vanishing” on February 28th 2020

Insect Ark - currently made up of founder Dana Schechter (Swans) and Andy Patterson (ex SubRosa) - have been crafting uncomfortable soundscapes that feel both intimate and icy cold since 2011. Nightmarish horror film-like visions, outer space travel, and gritty noir textures were explored in their previous offerings - the much-praised Portal / Well” (2015) and “Marrow Hymns” (2018) - but now, something far greater is coming. Prepare for “The Vanishing”.
 

(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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