horror metal

Alchemia sign with Wormholedeath and announce re-release of their debut album “Inception”

Heavy, black and death metal, film soundtracks, classical orchestration, dramatic symphonic elements and gothic synthesizers, with lyrics about reflection, conscience, mental imprisonment, phobias and psychological disorders, which exorcise deep terrors of the mind.

Malacoda to release new EP “Crawling Chaos” on April 2nd 2021

Malacoda announces the April 2nd, 2021, release for their next EP, “Crawling Chaos”, independently. The first single “Crawling Chaos” will hit all streaming services on February 5th, 2021.

“Crawling Chaos” is the band’s first new release since 2018’s “Restless Dreams” and is a return to the band’s more cinematic and gothic roots as heard on “Ritual is Aeterna” (2016), as well as a deeper exploration of melodic vocal hooks as heard on their self-titled debut (2014).

Anaal Nathrakh to release new studio album “Endarkenment” on October 2nd 2020

On October 2nd, 2020, Anaal Nathrakh will release their 11th full-length, “Endarkenment”, via Metal Blade Records.

Watch an official video for the title track below.

Pre-order “Endarkenment”, here, in the following formats:
• jewelcase-CD
• 180g black vinyl (EU exclusive)
• clear grey / brown marbled vinyl (EU exclusive - limited to 300 copies)

Lik to release new studio album “Misanthropic Breed” on September 25th 2020

On September 25th, 2020, Stockholm’s Lik will unleash their third full-length, “Misanthropic Breed”, via Metal Blade Records.

Watch the video for the first single, “Decay”, (directed by Mathias Blom), below.

Pre-order “Misanthropic Breed” in multiple formats here.

Wednesday 13 releases haunting cover of Gary Numan song “Films”

The Duke of Spook and his devilish ghouls, Wednesday 13, has debuted an unreleased cover of Gary Numan’s song “Films” from his debut solo album “The Pleasure Principle”, which just turned 40 this past September.

The track is taken from Wednesday 13’s recent “Necrophaze” sessions and features guest vocals from Calico Cooper (daughter of Alice Cooper). The unique take on “Films” is available on all digital service providers today.

King Diamond live in Orlando, FL, 2019

With fans of King Diamond flooding the entrances to the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, a venue usually reserved for more staid events, you just had the feeling that this was going to be a special night. Everyone that passed through the doors had an almost awestruck look on their faces; that tonight they were actually going to get to see King Diamond take the stage.
 

King Diamond announces new album “The Institute” and November & December 2019 North American Tour

After introducing a new live show, as well as music, at festivals across Europe this summer, King Diamond is now ready to officially reveal the title and theme for the first studio album in 12 years: “The Institute”!

Fans can expect the debut single to arrive this fall and an album in 2020; in the meantime, a tour teaser with a sneak peak of the new stage set can be viewed below.