Bliss of Flesh

Dante’s Journey By Sikkardinal Bliss of Flesh is a black death metal band created in 1999 in Calais (France) by Sikkardinal (guitars) and Fleshstigma (Drums). J.Poizon (bass), Insane (guitars) and Terrorizt (ex-MERRIMACK) joined the band in 2000. After several gigs with bands as Enthroned, Vade, Shining, Secrets of the Moon, Antaeus, and several underground releases,…

Nervecell

The warning by Barney Ribeiro In comparison to our previous albums, I’d say we’ve experimented a little more this time around both in the way we approached writing these new songs and with the finer details like adding ambiences and atmospheres into the music. We’ve added a bit more room for creating a sense of…

The Loom of Time

Art is Manipulation by Matthew J. Ratcliffe The Loom of Time is a novel blend of black metal, death metal and doom – music that constantly forges forward, but keeps its roots in the unassailable heritage of rock and heavy metal. In a world of passionless, formulaic music, Loom gives us a glimpse of what…

Fvneral Fvkk

Severe crucifix-masturbation By Frater Flagellum Everyone in the band has lots of years of experience in other bands. Even though “Lecherous Liturgies” is the very first release of Fvneral Fvkk, we sure are no noobs to the game. Each of us has released several albums before, and we have toured a lot. We were (and…

The Pod

By Scott Endres of MAKE I usually just tell people it’s ‘blackened industrial’ because I really have no idea how to describe it. But the word ‘industrial’ has such a specific connotation I never feel like that sits quite right either, even though Pigface’s ‘Gub’ is easily a touchstone for The Pod. It’s really just…

Throne of Heresy

The Black Death by Thomas Clifford The Swedish blackened death metal act Throne of Heresy was formed in Ostrogothia in 2009. With their roots firmly in the underground, the band quickly built a following – especially with their lauded second album, Antioch. On November 3rd, the band releases their ambitious new concept album ‘Decameron’ through…

Eshtadur

Mother Gray By Jorge López Eshtadur is a 12 years old band inspired by death melodic metal, supporting tours and concerts with Graveworm, Cradle of Filth, Vader, double award winner best video & best album 2013, latest involved headliner in third stage in Rock Al Parque 2016 biggest free festival in Latin America and with…

Kaunan

Voices of the north The Nordic-folk trio Kaunan breathe new life into old traditional Scandinavian music, reawakening the ancient realms of pre-Christian folklore by drawing on ancient songs and tunes; odd scales; early folk instruments like the kontrabasharpa, the hurdy-gurdy, various lutes, the lyre, and the bagpipes; and the old Norse myths. After nine years…

Cardinals Folly

Guts, heart & killer riffs by Mikko Kääriäinen Finland´s morbid princes of the riff, doom metal cult Cardinals Folly will unleash their 4th album ‘Deranged Pagan Sons’ through Polish Nine Records on CD and via Spanish Topillo on LP around September 2017. Dabbling in the world of occultism, weird tales, obscure horror, pagan rites and…

Abhorrent Decimation

The Pardoner By Ashley Scott Formed in 2013, Abhorrent Decimation made quick work of releasing a debut EP that received great acclaim from fans and press worldwide. They made their mark on the live circuit in 2014 after a string of UK tours and a notable appearance at Bloodstock Festival (UK). It was after that…

Darkenhold

Memoria Sylvarum By Cervantes and Aldébaran Cervantes: Darkenhöld is a group that draws its sources in the black metal of the ’90s mainly, without forgetting the reference to the founding groups of the genre like Bathory, Celtic Frost, etc… for my part I discovered black metal in 1995, before beginning to listen seriously in 1996.…

Craven Idol

Wir drehen im Kreis by Immolator of Sadistik Wrath London’s premium old School extreme metal force Craven Idol unleash their second album of ruthless first wave blackened thrash in the vein of early Bathory, Gospel Of The Horns, Manilla Road, Master’s Hammer and Inquisition.  After four years of toil, the UK four-piece presents ‘The Shackles…

Psy:Code

Morke By Gøtsche and SteiN Psy:Code, a 5 member band from Copenhagen, Denmark. Been together as a band for over a decade and friends even longer. Psy: code is driven by unity and constantly seeking to expand their own limits of how they think music should sound like. With high ambitions, they are pushing through…

Cursed Earth

Cycles of Grief By Kieran Molloy Before Cursed Earth I played the guitar for a bunch of Perth bands that never really went anywhere called Mindless, Protest and Iconoclast. Our new record ‘Cycles of Grief’ came together slowly, early last year when we were most of the way through putting together the demos for the…

Carach Angren

Dance And Laugh Amongst The Rotten by Ardek Our upcoming album called ‘Dance And Laugh Amongst The Rotten’ is another horror concept album similar to all the work we have been releasing so far. On this album, we tell the tale about a girl using an ouija board and through that inviting spirits telling their…

Sabbath Assembly

Rites of Passage by Jamie Myers Sabbath Assembly began in 2009 as a project to perform the hymns of the Process Church of the Final Judgment, a 60’s and 70’s cult, originally in association with the release of the book ‘Love Sex Fear Death’ (Feral House). Four albums – Restored to One, Eno ot Derotser, Ye…

Disbelief

The Symbol of Death by Karsten “Jagger” Jäger Our music is Death Metal like our record company writes on the stickers on our new CD, “massive, colossal Death Metal power”. We’re sounding unique, we’ve built up over the years our own tools to make music. We’re working with atmosphere and messages in our songs, so…

Order

Lex Amentiae By Anders Odden Our music begins with me riffing away (Anders Odden) and Kjetil Manheim. When we enough stuff we like we present it to the rest of the band and we hammer together arrangements. It’s a very basic and old school way of doing things. The only difference is the quality of…

Heterochrome

Optimism in the face of adversity Heterochrome started working when Mohammadreza Rezaei and Mida met each other and collaborated in writing the music they liked as the lead guitarist and vocalist back in 2014. They wrote songs and jammed with various musicians. The band started forming when Mohammad Mirboland joined the band as the drummer.…

Moonloop

From the depths of oceanic conscience Moonloop was born in 2001 in Barcelona (Spain) and plays progressive Death Metal distinguished by powerful and technical guitar riffs, atmospheric landscapes, clean/growl vocals, changing rhythm patterns, and also psychedelic lead guitar passages.The band line up is Eric Baulenas (vocals, lead & rhythm guitars, synths), Juanjo Martín (rhythm guitar,…