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VREID reveal upcoming album details

VREID - Solverv

On October 9th 2015, Norwegian black’n roll metallers Vreid will release their new album entitled “Sólverv” on Indie Recordings. The band is extremely pleased with and proud of this album, and can’t wait to share it with you. It will be an album entirely written with Norwegian lyrics, including totally 7 tracks. They have isolated themselves in their own world for quite some time and they are now ready to share this blackened beast with you soon. In Read more…

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ПУТЬ ПТИЦ release debut EP

BIRD'S WAY - Bird's Way

Casus Belli Musica and Beverina Productions will release the debut mini-album of Путь Птиц (Bird’s Way) on August 10th, 2015. The authors of the project are the arranger Aleksey Solov’yev (Сердце-Камень, Чернава Яра, ex-Alkonost) and the female singer Aleksandra Terekhina, who create in a vein of nordwave folk, combining strongly marked rhythmical patterns, epic melodies, inclusions of the male choir and heartfelt female vocal parts. The songs of Путь Птиц are the interweaving of images brought to Aleksandra Terekhina (an Read more…

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SANGDRAGON – Requiem for Apocalypse

SANGDRAGON - Requiem for Apocalypse

I remember it was early 2000′s when I was searching to discover new unknown bands in a local underground metal store. I happened to fall upon a band I’ve never heard of and I was attracted by its beautiful artwork with two occult dragon-like symbols in a red background. After a preview listening, I decided to buy it at once, enchanted by the occult atmosphere of its raw underground symphonic black metal. It was Akhenaton’s album “Divine Symphonies“, Read more…

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VARG reveal upcoming EP details

VARG - Rotkappchen

German Viking metallers Varg have recently signed a worldwide deal with Napalm Records. The band’s upcoming full-length album “Das Ende Aller Lügen” will be released in 2016. Before that, a brand new EP entitled “Rotkäppchen” will be out on October 9th, 2015 via Napalm Records. This EP should not be overlooked as only a segue to the upcoming full length! “Rotkäppchen” is rather a gem on its own. It is a magical interlude, which Read more…

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WIZARDMASK – Песнь Воина

WIZARDMASK - Pesn Voina

Russian dramatic metal band Wizardmask from Novosibirsk, a city is located in the southwestern part of Siberia, has recently released its new work. This duo was formed back in 2009 by Sergey Amelchenko (composition, music, guitars) and Svetlana Diva Amelchenko (concept, lyrics, vocals). They remain the only permanent members of the band, using several guest musicians in their albums. Wizardmask managed to release their debut full-length album “Карнавал Иллюзий” in 2012, after a lot of work. Their second Read more…

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CEMICAN official video for “Mixteco”

Mexican pre-Hispanic folk metallers from Guadalajara, Jalisco have recently released the official video for the song “Micteco“, taken from their 2012 album “Ticateh Ipan Miquixtlahuac“.

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AL-NAMROOD unveil upcoming album details

AL-NAMROOD - Diaji Al Joor

Saudi Arabian occult black metal band Al-Namrood is releasing its new album, which was planned for 2015 on two phases: The first was the prelude EP “Ana Al Tughian“, out since February, and the second will be their upcoming full-length album, entitled “Diaji Al Joor“, which translates to “Darkness of Injustice“. It is the 5th full-length album for Al-Namrood, compiling 9 tracks, around 39 minutes of play-time. “Diaji Al Joor” will be Read more…

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DRAUGÛL unveil upcoming album details

DRAUGUL - Chronicles Untold

Epic pagan Viking metal band Draugûl from Malta (now located in Sweden) will release its third full-length album “Chronicles Untold” in September 2015 under the German label Pesttanz Klangschmiede! Pre-orders for the album shall be open on the 15th of August 2015! It will be out in CD format including a 12-page booklet with lyrics. All songs in “Chronicles Untold” are about old folk tales and creatures from Northern Sweden. Draugûl is the personal project of Read more…

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