atmospheric black metal

Ernte to release debut album “Geist und Hexerei” on December 3rd 2021

Black Metal duo Ernte just announced to release their debut full-length album, titled “Geist und Hexerei”, on December 3rd, 2021, via Vendetta Records.

Inspired by ancient spirits, as well as cold and barren landscapes, the band’s upcoming record features eight relentless tracks of True Hellvetic Black Metal with an undeniable preference for Nordic melodies. With “Killing Phantasmagoria”, Ernte just shared a raw & intense insight of what to expect from their upcoming debut.

Wolves In The Throne Room postpone 2021 European Tour to Fall 2022

Venerable Black Metal trailblazers Wolves In The Throne Room have announced that their upcoming European tour will now be postponed until Fall 2022.

The Washington-based trio released their new album, “Primordial Arcana”, on August 20th of this year, via Century Media Records.

In a statement addressing the postponement of their European trek to next year, the band shares:

Aquilus to release new studio album “Bellum I” on December 3rd 2021

Atmospheric metal band Aquilus return with their second full-length album “Bellum I” on December 3rd, 2021, via Blood Music.

The enigmatic, atmospheric metal band became one of the most whispered-about secrets in the metal scene, following the quiet release of their debut album “Griseus” in 2011.

A 2013 vinyl release rocketed the band into public consciousness, and “Griseus” slowly amassed a following of devoted fans, climbing its way to being voted one of the top albums of the decade on MetalStorm.

Darkwoods My Betrothed to release new studio album “Angel of Carnage Unleashed” on November 12th 2021

After 23 years of silence, Finnish cult black metallers and pioneers of the scene Darkwoods My Betrothed are making their long-awaited comeback with a new full-length album, “Angel of Carnage Unleashed”, to be unveiled on November 12th, 2021, via Napalm Records.

Behemoth and Arch Enemy reschedule 2021 European Tour to Fall 2022

Behemoth and Arch Enemy’s thunderous European Siege tour is regrettably forced to postpone until October 2022 due to the ongoing global situation.

In more positive news, by 2022, both of the revered metal bands will have brand new albums arriving, so expect a taste of new music from both artists for these rescheduled dates.

Arch Enemy’s founder and guitarist, Michael Amott tells us:

Ghost Bath to release new studio album “Self Loather” on October 29th 2021

Atmospheric black metallers Ghost Bath announced their fourth full-length album, “Self Loather” will be released on October 29th, 2021, via Nuclear Blast Records. 

On the album, the band closes out the trilogy—tragedy, ecstasy, and dread/hatred—and hosts their most devastating and dark music to date. Today, the band releases the first single, “Convince Me to Bleed”. Check out the visualizer, below.