melodic black metal

Agathodaimon signs worldwide deal with Napalm Records

Dark metal institution Agathodaimon have officially signed a worldwide record deal with Napalm Records. Formed by Sathonys (guitar) and Matthias Rodig (drums) the German five-piece quickly evolved, performed at major European festivals and released six studio albums throughout their vast career.
 
Seven years after their highly praised full length “In Darkness”, Agathodaimon reunited in February 2020 and are currently working on new material! More to be announced soon!
 
Guitarist Sathonys states:

Enslaved: vote now for “Cinematic Summer Tour” Roadburn show setlist

Last week, Enslaved announced their Cinematic Summer Tour - an innovative digital tour comprised of three online events, in conjunction with three of Europe’s leading festivals.

Today, the band are proud to reveal details for the first event: on July 30th in collaboration with Roadburn, the tour will launch with a unique “Chronicles Of The Northbound” show.

Fans are invited to Vote Now for their five favourite Enslaved songs, to help create a career spanning set.

Enslaved announces Cinematic Summer Tour 2020

Enslaved today announce their Cinematic Summer Tour 2020!

After a successful, innovative streaming event on April 1st from Verftet Online Music, the Norwegian avant garde metal heroes will be taking it one step further to enlighten our concert-less summer with a series of online events that are much more than just streamed concerts...

A cinematic tour experience! 

Ages to release new studio album “Uncrown” on August 21st 2020

The torch-bearers of melodic black metal, Ages, return with their new album “Uncrown” on August 21st, 2020, via Black Lodge Records.

Formed during the harsh Swedish winter of 2011, Ages released their critically acclaimed debut “The Malefic Miasma” in 2015. Biding their time to craft something really unique, the five year long wait is finally over and their sophomore effort “Uncrown” sees the light of day. 

Evil Scarecrow announces new line up and Fall 2020 UK Headlining Tour

Evil Scarecrow is delighted to present the new line up following the sad news that Brother Pain and Princess Luxury are to depart the band.

Joining existing members Dr. Rabid Hell (vocals and guitars), Kraven Morrdeth (bass) and Ringmaster Monty Blitzfist (drums) will be Count Gravedïga (guitars) and Alice Babylon (keys).

Dismalimerence to release debut full-length album “Tome: 1” on June 26th 2020

Chicago-based black metal horde Dismalimerence will release its debut full-length album - “Tome: 1” - this summer via Transcending Records.

The album’s first single is now streaming courtesy of Atmospheric Black Metal. Check out “Negligence of the Forgotten” below.

Transcending Records will release “Tome: 1” on June 26th, 2020, on vinyl (black and gold marble editions), CD and digital formats.

Acherontas premiere title track and postpone album release date to June 26th 2020

Greek occult black metallers with retro rock influences, Acherontas, premiere title track from the band’s upcoming, eighth studio album, “Psychic Death - The Shattering of Perceptions”.

Due the virus outbreak, the release date of the album has been postponed to June 26th, 2020, on Agonia Records. Listen to the new song, below.

Evil Scarecrow part ways with guitarist Brother Pain and keyboardist Princess Luxury

Evil Scarecrow has parted ways with Brother Dimitri Pain (guitars) and Princess Luxury (keyboards).

The band stated:
“We are living in strange times and perhaps that is true more so than anywhere else at the ‘Crow’s nest. Evil Scarecrow have some big news to announce. Is it more important than the latest update about COVID-19, perhaps not, but it is pretty damn important to us.