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IO to release debut full-length “Fire” on May 21st 2021

IO, volcanic and burning moon of Jupiter, where lava flows turn into magma lakes. It’s no wonder why Roman sludge heavy weights IO choose their band name and title for their upcoming debut album, with a sound that heavy, brutal yet warm and cosmic.

Now, the Italian band has revealed more details about their first full-length record, entitled “Fire”, which will be coming out on May 21st, 2021, through Argonauta Records!

Conjurer signs worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast Records

Sludgy UK post-metal heavyweights Conjurer have signed a worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast Records!

Check out the music video for the song “The Mire” and stream the band’s first two full releases here.

Their follow-up to their critically acclaimed 2018 debut album, “Mire”, is set to be released later this year. 

Conjurer’s Brady Deeprose (guitar & vocals) comments:

Bongzilla signs worldwide deal with Heavy Psych Sounds and announces new album “Weedsconsin”

On the fringe of chaos, in the Year of the Pandemic, the Cannabeast has awoken: 16 years since their last record, Wisconsin Sludge Metal giants Bongzilla are back with a new full length album!

The pioneers of Weed Metal have signed a worldwide record deal with Heavy Psych Sounds, who will proudly release Bongzilla’s forthcoming, fifth studio album entitled “Weedsconsin”. The band has also announced to join the HPS Booking roster for Europe.

Dvne to release new studio album “Etemen Ænka” on March 19th 2021

On March 19th, 2021, Dvne will release their sophomore album, “Etemen Ænka”, via Metal Blade Records.

Watch the video for the new single “Sì-XIV” below.

Pre-order “Etemen Ænka”, here, in the following formats:

• digisleeve-CD
• 180g black vinyl (EU exclusive)
• raisin rouge marbled vinyl (EU exclusive - limited to 400 copies)

Demande à la Poussière to release new studio album “Quiétude Hostile” on March 26th 2021

With Demande à la Poussière you enter into a Post Apocalyptic universe made by thick, sludgy and groove-laden guitar lines, vicious and intense vocals, obsessive rhythmic section at the limit of paranoia.

Quiétude Hostile” is expected to be one of “the next big things” within the Apocalyptic Doom and Post Black Metal movements, and, without hyperbole, it will be one of the albums you cannot give up.