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MENEAPNEONTES unveil upcoming album details

MENEAPNEONTES - Peri Polemou Psychis

Greek epic black metallers Meneapneontes will soon release their upcoming studio work, entitled “Περί Πολέμου Ψυχής“. It is the second full-length album of the band, after 2015′s “Promachos“, and it will be released in CD format via the Mexican label Azermedoth Records at the end of September 2018. “Περί Πολέμου Ψυχής” includes eleven tracks of Hellenic black metal cult, featuring guest appearances by Hildr Valkyrie and Magus Wampyr Daoloth. Meneapneontes have already unveiled the Read more…

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E-AN-NA released new single

E-AN-NA - Viu

Romanian folk metal band E-an-na released its new single entitled “Viu“. This song is a sort of follow-up for the song “Înşivă” from their previous EP, “Jiana“, their debut album that was released 2 years ago. “Viu” was recorded at Lowbass Studio & Şivoi HQ, mixed by Bornuz Vlad and mastered by Mike Kalajan. The cover artwork and concept is by Badiu Ciprian and Gabriela Gheorghiu. According to E-an-na: “Viu” explains Read more…

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NECHOCHWEN announce new release

NECHOCHWEN - The Ancient Pulse

Apalači folk metal band Nechochwen from West Virginia, USA return this fall with a ten year anniversary release! The album will be entitled “The Ancient Pulse” and is a collection of reworked and re-mastered songs from their back catalog, as well as unreleased rarities and covers. It will be available exclusively on CD format through Bindrune Recordings (USA) and Nordvis Produktion (Europe). Nechochwen was born out of the desire to explore the heritage of the Eastern Woodland Indians Read more…

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EINHERJER unveil upcoming album details

EINHERJER - Norrone Spor

Only 4 years after their Norwegian Grammy-nominated masterpiece “Av Oss, For Oss” and 2 years after “Dragons of the North XX”, the legendary pioneers of Viking metal, Einherjer, come back with a smasher! The band will release its ninth full-length titled “Norrøne Spor” via Indie Recordings on November 9th 2018, and the record’s first single and music video “Spre Vingene” is already available! Einherjer have carried out their vision for more than Read more…

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SKYFOREST released acoustic EP

SKYFOREST - Harmony

Russian atmospheric melancholic post black metallers Skyforest have just released their new EP, entitled “Harmony” via Depressive Illusions Records. ”Harmony” is an entirely acoustic EP, with soft, peaceful and dreamy compositions and it serves as a transition from “Unity” to what will come next eventually (hopefully in 2020). Apart from B.M. (the band’s mastermind) this EP features once again Michael Rumple in clean vocals (he’s now a part of Skyforest officially) and Arina Fox Read more…

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WOLF’S CALLING released debut EP

WOLF'S CALLING - Wolf's Calling

Wolf’s Calling is a new folk metal project with Ukrainian and Russian roots that was started by two musicians in the pacific northwest. They recently released their debut EP “Волчий Зов“, after 2017′s debut single “Земля ждет / The Earth Is Waiting“. Indigenous and pagan songs, as well as traditions of the Slavic origin, shaped the theme of the band. Bands such as Arkona, Alkonost, Korpiklaani, Wardruna, Altai Kai and Ensiferum were a big inspiration during Read more…

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FIRTAN unveil upcoming album details

FIRTAN - Okeanos

German epic black metal band Firtan from Lörrach have signed to AOP Records and will release their second full-length album on July 13th, 2018! The new album will be entitled “Okeanos” and it was produced at Klangschmiede E with Markus Stock who also produced numerous great bands like Helrunar, Secrets of the Moon and many more. It turned out to be the most complex and advanced work if Firtan so far and the band is really proud to Read more…

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COR SCORPII announce details of upcoming album

COR SCORPII - Ruin

Fans of the Norwegian extreme melodic genre in general, and of Cor Scorpii in particular, have waited ten long years for the follow up to the band’s critically acclaimed debut album “Monument“. And now, at last, the long wait is over with the band set to release their sophomore full-length “Ruin” on the 15th of June 2018 via Dark Essence Records. “Ruin“, the result of a lengthy, and at time arduous, songwriting process, draws Read more…

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