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Incantation to release new studio album “Sect of Vile Divinities” on August 21st 2020

Death metal pioneers Incantation return with their highly anticipated new full-length, “Sect of Vile Divinities”, coming on August 21st, 2020, via Relapse Records.
 
For over thirty years, Incantation has consistently remained one of the underground’s most influential and respected artists in the genre. True to form, “Sect of Vile Divinities” sees the legendary band adhering to the ways of the old school, unleashing twisted, mangled, and utterly disgusting death metal once again.
 

Ahab to release first live album “Live Prey” on June 26th 2020

Ever since the band’s founding in late 2004, Ahab have been exploring the deep dark sea, while becoming the true masters of solemn melancholy. The nautic doom heavyweights now announce their first intense live album, “Live Prey” – recorded at Death Row Fest 2017 in Jena, Germany – to be released on June 26th, 2020, via Napalm Records.

My Dying Bride - The Ghost of Orion

There’s something endearing in My Dying Bride’s entire discography and existence and that is and that is the fact that they’re one of the few bands of their ilk that started from England, some thirty years ago and managed to maintain their style and heaviness almost entirely intact, unlike Anathema, who turned into an impressive firework that burnt out too soon, leaving only embers in its wake and Paradise Lost, who seem to be going in circles, having forever lost the cool factor and songwriting that their earlier works had.
 

My Dying Bride release official lyric video for new single “Tired of Tears”

British doom legends My Dying Bride are set to release their 13th studio album, “The Ghost of Orion”, on March 6th, 2020, via Nuclear Blast.

Today, the band have released a new single from the album titled “Tired of Tears”. Check out the new lyric video below.

The track has a particularly special meaning for frontman Aaron Stainthorpe, as he explains:

My Dying Bride to release new studio album “The Ghost of Orion” March 6th 2020

Like a phoenix from the ashes, a legend rises again in 2020. My Dying Bride went through some tough times last year and fought many struggles along the way, but now the British doom metal band are proud to announce their new studio album “The Ghost of Orion” for March 6th, 2020.

The new My Dying Bride record is the product of a vibrantly creative band that is more than willing to build on their past successes.

The band commented:

My Dying Bride release release statement about previous concert cancellations

After the cancellation of several concerts last year, with fans expressing worry about the future of the band, My Dying Bride’s singer and lyricist Aaron Stainthorpe has released the following statement.

“Many of you have been wondering what has happened to the band since we cancelled all our shows back in late 2017. Well, here is the answer.

Evoken to release new studio album “Hypnagogia” on November 9th 2018

Legendary death/funeral doom legion Evoken will unleash their “Hypnagogia” full-length on November 9th, 2018, via Profound Lore Records.

Recorded, mixed and mastered at Sound Spa studios in New Jersey by Steven DeAcutis, the record comes swathed in the artwork of Adam Burke (Artificial Brain, Mos Generator, Hooded Menace) and marks the band's first new output in six long years.
 

Usnea announces September 2018 North American Tour

Portland doom quartet Usnea will kick off a North American tour this Fall.

Set to commence September 9th in Boston, Massachusetts and concludes September 21st in Washington D.C, the near two-week run includes two dates with Monolord, as well as a performance at Basilica Soundscape.

A full list of tour dates is available below.
 
Usnea continues to tour in support of their “Portals Into Futility” full-length released via Relapse Records. Inspired by dystopian science-fiction and the painful intersection of today's crushing reality, “Portals Into Futility” is five songs and fifty-six minutes of expertly crafted and elegantly depressive doom/sludge.