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The Oracle to release debut full-length debut “Hypogeum” on August 14th 2020

Worcester, Massachusetts-based avant electronics project The Oracle will release its debut full-length debut “Hypogeum” this August, via Repose Records.
 
Inspired at once by the grandiosity of film scores and classical music, the bleakness of black metal, and minimalist ambient music, “Hypogeum” is dark and at times ritualistic with its themes and complimentary visuals touching upon the rise and fall of messiah-like figures and cult leaders.
 

Snares Of Sixes announce new album “MoonBladder”

Snares Of Sixes is a collective of ever-evolving artists and musicians led by Jason Walton. Best known as the bassist for Agalloch, Walton has also been a part of several other bands over the years, including Sculptured, Dolven, Celestiial, and Sleepchains, among others.

In recent years, the multi-instrumentalist has returned to composing experimental and ambient music under his own name, as well as through the Snares Of Sixes conduit where he is joined by a cast of collaborators.
 

Gridfailure to release new studio album “Sixth Mass-Extinction Skulduggery II” on June 5th 2020

New York City-area hostile solo outfit/collaborator cult Gridfailure presents its harrowing new opus, “Sixth Mass-Extinction Skulduggery II”. The second album in the five-title concept series will see its initial release on June 5th, 2020, via Nefarious Industries
 

Mitochondrial Sun release official video for new single “The Great Filter”

From Dead can dance-like tribal atmospheres to futuristic sci-fi soundscapes, from lush and cinematic passages to a harsh distortion and massive futuristic soundscapes, the founding member and guitarist of Swedish metal masters Dark Tranquillity, Niklas Sundin, has not feared any musical borders with his first public foray into his solo-project, Mitochondrial Sun.

Magic Sword to release new studio album “Endless” on March 27th 2020

Magic Sword, a trio of Immortals who lead the charge against evil in the ongoing Magic Sword multiverse (graphic novel, soundtracks and live performances), release “Endless”, the soundtrack companion to the Magic Sword, Chapter 3, Volume 2 graphic novel, via Joyful Noise Recordings on March 27th, 2020.

Hear the 11-song album’s lead track, “Depths of Power” below.

Mortiis to release new studio album “Spirit of Rebellion” on January 24th 2020

The undisputed inventor of dungeon synth, Mortiis, has revealed the cover artwork for his forthcoming album “Spirit of Rebellion”.

The album artwork was created by French visual artist & fantasy illustrator David Thiérrée, who is also known for his work with Behemoth, Primordial, Wolves In The Throne Room.
 

Fyrhtu to release debut album “No More Days in the Light” on November 8th 2019

Oakland-based ambient-electronic folk project Fyrhtu, formed in the past year by members of Vastum, Hammers Of Misfortune, Cardinal Wyrm, and more, presents their expansive debut, “No More Days in the Light”. The newly completed album will see release on November 8th, 2019, and this week, the cover art, track listing, and a brief trailer for the album have been issued.