melodic black metal

Satyricon to release remixed & remastered Editions of “Dark Medieval Times” & “The Shadowthrone” on May 28th 2021

Satyricon’s first album, “Dark Medieval Times”, was released in the autumn of 1993 followed by its successor, “The Shadowthrone”, only eight months later. These pioneering pieces of art marked a start of a Black Metal evolution and have influenced the genre ever since. Both records will now be released as remixed and remastered reissues with altered cover artworks, on May 28th, 2021, via Napalm Records.

Obsolete Theory to release new studio album “Dawnfall” on May 21st 2021

A new vision of dark music. This is what you will listen to when on May 21st, 2021, the gates will open on “Dawnfall” an album that Obsolete Theory define extreme, sick and violent.

The visionary cover was done by the great Dis-Art Design.

Check out an album trailer below.

Pre-order “Dawnfall” here.

Tracklist:
1. Night Of Omen
2. The Vanished
3. Acherontia Atropos

Cradle Of Filth reveal the title of their new studio album

Poisonous dark metallers Cradle Of Filth reveal the title of their forthcoming studio album as “Existence is Futile”. Their monumental new opus - their 13th (unlucky for all) studio album to date - was recorded at Grindstone Studios with producer Scott Atkins.

The record will be embellished with artwork from Arthur Berzinsh, who is also guilty of creating the past two album artworks in the Cradle arsenal. Further nihilistic details from the crypt will soon see the light of day.

Thulcandra to re-release first three albums on April 23rd 2021

Germany’s answer to Swedish Old School Death Metal in the style of Dissection, Necrophobic and Unanimated, Thulcandra, will re-release their three albums “Fallen Angel’s Dominion”, “Under A Frozen Sun” and “Ascension Lost” on strictly limited colored vinyl via Napalm Records on April 23rd, 2021! All three albums have gained classic status within the genre and are currently completely sold out on vinyl.
 

Tragedy In Hope to release full-length debut album “Sleep Paralysis” on February 12th 2021

Tragedy In Hope are pleased to announce the band's forthcoming full-length debut album, “Sleep Paralysis”. The album will be self-released on February 12th, 2021.

The first single, “Fighting with the Rain”, is out and streaming below.

The story told in the album’s lyrics is as gripping as it is chilling.

Guitarist, vocalist, and composer Sasha Giller describes it as follows:

Einherjer to release new studio album “North Star” on February 26th 2021

Viking Metal pioneers Einherjer will release their eighth studio album, “North Star”, on February 26th, 2021, proving their status as the pioneers of blending Nordic Black Metal and Folk Metal genres to pure Norse Heavy Metal once again.

On “North Star”, the band around singer / guitarist / bassist Frode Glesnes and drummer / keyboarder Gerhard Storesund adds more modern, mass-appealing facets while staying true to their roots.
 

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.