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SKUGGSJÁ reveal upcoming album details

SKUGGSJA - A Piece For Mind and Mirror

Norwegian ambient pagan folk metal duo Skuggsjá, will release its debut full-length album “Skuggsjá – A Piece for Mind and Mirror” on March 11th 2016 via Season of Mist. When renowned musicians such as Enslaved guitarist / composer Ivar Bjørnson and Einar Selvik, the mastermind behind Wardruna, which gained attention far beyond the world of music for their contributions to the score of the acclaimed “Vikings” TV-series, join forces, the outcome is far too easily dismissed Read more…

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METHYSOS unveil upcoming album details and teaser

METHYSOS - Folkloria

Folktroll metallers MethysOs from Limassol, Cyprus have announced the release date of their debut full-length album “Folkloria“, presenting the official video trailer that you can watch below. The band has also revealed the album tracklist and the cover artwork, made by Konstantinos Skenteridis Art. “Folkloria” will be self-released in CD edition on March 12th, 2016, exactly four years after the band’s demo “Beyond Myths and Legends“, MethysOs’ only work up to date. Mark the Read more…

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ULGARD unveil upcoming album details

ULGARD - From the Northmen's Cry

American atmospheric epic black metal / folk ambient band Ulgard, the personal project of Wiley Watson from New England, will release its second full-length album “From the Northmen’s Cry” on February 10th 2016 via the French label Endless Decrepitude Productions. Ulgard’s first full-length album “Songs for the Wanderer” in 2015, was a fantasy folk ambient work, in which they invited us to a mysterious and enchanting forest through a wonderful combination of folk instruments and vocals, Read more…

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AMON AMARTH reveal new album details

AMON AMARTH - Jomsviking

On March 25th, 2016 Swedish metal kings Amon Amarth will unleash their 10th studio album “Jomsviking” via Metal Blade Records (North America) and Sony Music (International)! “Jomsviking“, the band’s first concept record in their storied career, tells a tragic tale of love and revenge, backed by the Swedes’ trademark melodic, anthemic metal, which was produced and mixed once again by Andy Sneap (Megadeth, Testament, Accept) and also features special guest session drummer Tobias Gustafsson (Vomitory). The Read more…

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DARKESTRAH and AL-NAMROOD reveal split miniCD details

DARKESTRAH - AL-NAMROOD - splt

Two of the most unique sounding bands in black metal will join forces for a split mini album, scheduled for release on March 25, 2016 via the Canadian label Shaytan Productions. Al-Namrood from Saudi Arabia are inspired by Arabian history and Darkestrah from Kyrgyzstan by Turkic history. Black metal from either region remains obscure, but the two top bands from their respective regions deliver their very best on this miniCD. Darkestrah give a 10 minute plus opus recreating “Akyr Read more…

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ELVARHØI speak about their new single

ERVARHOI - Langt fra Len og Leite

Norwegian folk metallers Elvarhøi from Oslo have finally released their new single, entitled “Langt fra Len og Leite“. It comes 2 years after their previous single “Trolljuvshallingen” and 10 years after their debut EP “Fjellet Faller Aldri“. Their new song is currently available on Spotify and iTunes and will be put it other digital stores in the coming days.  Elvarhøi will also be posting a lyric video soon, while they have a little treat Read more…

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MOONSORROW reveal upcoming album details

MOONSORROW - Jumalten Aika

Finnish pagan metal act Moonsorrow has revealed the release date of its brand-new studio album, entitled “Jumalten Aika“. Their seventh full-length album, which means “The Age of Gods“, will be out on April 1st, 2016 via Century Media Records. The band has just unveiled the cover artwork by Nucleart Design and the album tracklist. Henri Sorvali (guitars, keyboards & vocals) comments: “there are a lot more folk music influences present in “Jumalten Aika” than earlier. Read more…

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СИМФОНИЯ УЖАСА official video for “Ворон”

Symphonic black metallers Симфония Ужаса (Symphoniya Uzhasa) from Kazakhstan have released the official video for the song “Ворон” from their 2012 debut full-length album “Марш Проклятых“.

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