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Enslaved announces Winter Solstice live streaming event for Saturday 19th December 2020

Enslaved’s new studio album “Utgard” was recently released into the world, the concept of which explores the esoteric place in Norse mythology that celebrates the rebirth of the individual - a place where one goes for unification of that which is above and that which lies below. A reckoning of dark and light, of night and day.

Suffering Hour to release new studio album “The Cyclic Reckoning” on February 19th 2021

Blackened death metal power-trio Suffering Hour has completed work on their most-realized, second album, “The Cyclic Reckoning”, now confirmed to be released through Profound Lore Records in February 2021. With the album’s cover art, track listing, and other details, the label has issued an advance stream of the lead track, “Strongholds of Awakening”.
 

Repaid In Blood to release new studio album “Reflective Duality” on January 21st 2021

California geek metal squad Repaid In Blood is gearing up for the release of their second full-length album, “Reflective Duality”. The finds Repaid In Blood maniacally bulldozing its way through eight tracks of pit-inducing fury. Featuring guest appearances from members of Threat Signal, Allegaeon, Born Of Osiris and Flub, “Reflective Duality” is the album metal fans need to kick off 2021 properly.
 

Sepultura welcomes celebrity chefs Chris Santos & Henrique Fogaca to this week’s SepulQuarta session

There’s a new day of the week for Sepultura’s Sepulquarta series! From this Saturday onwards, the Brazilian metal heavyweights will welcome guests for talks and jam sessions starting at 8pm GMT.

On November 21st, American chef Chris Santos and Brazilian chef Henrique Fogaca will join the band for a live Q&A. Sepultura will perform a quarantine version of their song “Arise” and launch an exclusive partnership, teaming up with the Talking Bollocks Podcast.

Avatar announces “Avatar Ages - An Impossible Concert Experience” in January 2021

Sweden’s most creative and exciting export, Avatar, have announced a series of concert streams - Avatar Ages - An Impossible Concert Experience - that will take place over the course of January 2021.

The 4-part concert film experience launches on January 9th and will feature songs from Avatar’s celebrated catalog, starting with a performance of their latest album in full, “Hunter Gatherer”, out now via eOne.

Venom Prison reschedule Winter 2021 European & UK Tour to October 2021

Due to Covid-19, death metal firebrands Venom Prison have revised their European touring plans for early 2021 and moved the shows to October. Safety continues to be of the utmost importance.

Special guests remain Creeping Death and Leeched.

Original tickets remain valid for the new dates, and can be bought here.

UK & European Tour Dates 2020:

Eximperitus to release new studio album “Šahrartu” on January 29th 2021

Belarusian occult technical death metal band Eximperitus will release their second full-length album “Šahrartu” in early 2021, via Willowtip Records. 

Eximperitus (shortened from Eximperituserqethhzebibšiptugakkathšulweliarzaxułum) invoke the magic of ancient gods for six rituals of complex, forward-thinking brutality. “Šahrartu” not only brings Eximperitus to a new level, but pushes boundaries of death metal beyond imagination.

Stream album track “Utpāda” below.