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YOMI – Age of the Gods

YOMI - Age of the Gods

Yomi ( 黄泉 ) is a new folk death metal band from Riga of Latvia. They were formed in 2013, but after several line-up changes and music re-directions, they split up for a year. In 2014, two of their initial members, Khurr and Isaz, resurrected the band and with a refreshed line-up they released the demo “Age of the Gods” in the beginning of 2015. The band decided to re-record the demo, adding two new tracks and self-released Read more…

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SABHANKRA unveil first details of upcoming album


Turkish power folk black death metallers Sabhankra will release their third full-length album “Revenge” in 2016. This album was actually recorded in 2007 as their second full-length, after “Powercraft” from 2006, but due to problems related to labels at that time it was never released. Sabhankra kept the songs for 8 years and re-recorded them in 2015. Meanwhile, in December 2014, they released their second album “Seers Memoir” via the Russian label Haarbn Productions. Read more…

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EQUINOX – Świteź

EQUINOX - Switez

Russian folk metallers Equinox from Moscow have recently released their debut full-length album “Świteź” via the Russian label SoundAge Productions. Born from the ashes of Beer Bear in 2013 (the previous band of both their front-man and their drummer), Equinox self-released 2 EPs, “Beyond” and “Lux Borealis“, both in 2014, trying to define their personal sound. On May 2015 the band finally released “Świteź“, giving us a much more complete idea of Read more…

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RAVENTALE announce debut album re-issue

RAVENTALE - Na Khrustalnykh Kachelyakh

In the year 2016 Ukrainian atmospheric black metallers Raventale celebrate the 10-year anniversary since the release of their debut album “На Хрустальных Качелях“, an album that became a bright milestone in the history of the band and significantly influenced band’s evolution. In order to commemorate this anniversary, Raventale and Bloodred Distribution are proud to announce “На Хрустальных Качелях” album re-issue with new artwork, remastered sound and three bonus tracks. The album will be available in a Read more…

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Furor Gallico is a new Italian folk metal band that released its newest work “Songs from the Earth” in the beginning of 2015, via Scarlet Records. It is the second full-length album for this band from Monza, and it is really a very good work. Let’s see what the band members have to tell us.

Furor Gallico - logo

- Hello from Metal Soundscapes. Thank you very much for your time to make this interview. Your new album “Songs from the Earth” Read more…

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HELROTH official video for “Wiedźma”

Polish pagan folk metallers Helroth from Warsaw have just released the official video for the track “Wiedźma” taken from their upcoming album “I, Pagan“.

Produced and directed by Łysy and Kolano YOLO Productions, make-up by Magdalena Fatyga. Special guest – Robert “DeLira” Jaworski (hurdy-gurdy).

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FOLKSTONE official video for “Le Voci della Sera”

Medieval folk rock metallers Forkstone from Bergamo, Italy present the official music video for “Le Voci della Sera” from the album “Oltre… l’Abisso” out on November 3rd, 2014 and distributed by Audioglobe. With Chris Dennis as special guest at violin (Modena City Ramblers, Nomadi).

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PANYCHIDA unveil upcoming album cover artwork

PANYCHIDA - Haereticalia

Czech pagan black metallers Panychida from Plzeň are adding the final touches on the recording of their upcoming album, which will be entitled “Haereticalia – The Night Battles“. The album is scheduled for release in 2016 via the Austrian label Cursed Records. The band has already unveiled the breathtaking cover artwork by the talented Romanian artist Luciana Nedelea of Luciana Nedelea Artworks, while the lay out is by Kristýna. Soon the band will share more news about “ Read more…

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