prog death metal

Æpoch to release new EP “The Scryer” on July 31st 2020

After Ontario, Canada natives Æpoch made a significant splash in the death metal scene with the 2018 release of their debut album, “Awakening Inception”, the group has worked at a frenzied pace to unleash their next sonic salvo upon the world.

Today the group is proud to announce the release of their upcoming EP, “The Scryer”, which is set for release on Friday, July 31st, 2020. 

Black Crown Initiate to release new studio album “Violent Portraits of Doomed Escape” on August 7th 2020

Progressive death metal masterminds Black Crown Initiate have released a new single, “Sun of War”, from their forthcoming album “Violent Portraits of Doomed Escape”. Check out the lyric video for the track below.

Pestilence announces new drummer Michiel van der Plicht

Legendary dutch death metallers Pestilence have parted ways with drummer Septimiu Harsan due to personal and professional matters, partly related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The band already found a replacement in Michiel van der Plicht (live drummer for countrymen Carach Angren), with whom Pestilence will record their upcoming album “Exitivm”, tentatively slated for release later this year on Agonia Records.

In Mourning to re-release “Monolith” on July 24th 2020

Sweden’s melodic, progressive death/doom metallers In Mourning, will re-release their sophomore studio album, “Monolith”, on July 24th, 2020, via Agonia Records.

The album is coming to CD and three different double LP formats. In anticipation of the re-release, the song “The Smoke” has been made available for a free download on Bandcamp, here.

Pile Of Priests to release new self-titled studio album on May 22nd 2020

Denver, USA’s Pile Of Priests has just signed with Extreme Metal Music a subsidiary of Italy’s Rockshots Records for the release of their self titled album.

As of today, the album is available for pre-order along with its first single “Exile Unto Divination” to served up as an appetizer for listeners worldwide.