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DALRIADA unveil upcoming album details

DALRIADA - Nyaruto

Hungarian folk metallers Dalriada from Sopron reveal the first details of their upcoming 8th full-length album, entitled “Nyárutó“, scheduled for release in early 2018 by Nail Records. Album title refers to the folkish name of the month August – following the traditions as every Dalriada album dedicated to a month in line. One unified, ambitious, in terms of its musical keys something similar to the previous records’ vehement wildness album was born, which is still deeply interlaced by Read more…

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RISE OF AVERNUS unveil new album details

RISE OF AVERNUS - Eigengrau

Australian orchestral death metallers Rise of Avernus from Sydney will release their highly anticipated second full-length album titled “Eigengrau” on January 18th, 2018 via Code666. After extensive touring following the release of the 2015 EP “Dramatis Personae“, which saw Rise of Avernus touring nationally and internationally alongside bands such as Eternal Tears 0f Sorrow, Arcturus, 1349, Eluveitie, Fleshgod Apocalypse and Sigh, Rise of Avernus are winding up to share their latest offering in January 2018. “ Read more…

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KALEVALA unveil upcoming album details

KALEVALA - Metel

Russian folk metallers Калевала (Kalevala) from Moscow will release their upcoming 5th full-length album “Метель / Blizzard” via SoundAge Productions on October 25th, 2017. The new album was recorded between March and June 2017, in “Tsentr Tyazhesti” studio in Lyubertsy, Moscow. Recording is by N. Andriyanov, mixing, mastering and re-amping by Dai Records and sound production by Evgeniy Vinogradov. The band has revealed the album artwork. Booklet artist is Dmitry Varg, while album design is by Ivan Builov Read more…

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CELTEFOG reveal first details of upcoming release

CELTEFOG - A Faded Wisdom

Greek pagan black metal band Celtefog, the personal project of Archøn Celt from Alexandria, Imathia has announced some slight changes about its upcoming 3rd full-length album. After some critical changes in Archøn Celt’s personal life, he decided to release first a mini CD that will contain 3 songs of 20 minutes of music! This EP will be totally dedicated to a little angel as he promised to her some months ago! The title of this EP is “A Faded Read more…

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THE HORN released new album

THE HORN - Volume 19

Blackened Ancient Egyptian occult space metal project The Horn from Australia has just released its new full-length album, “The Ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead – Volume Nineteen“. The Horn is the personal project of ‘A Demon Sheen’, who since 1996, has been setting all 189 Spells of the “Egyptian Book of the Dead” (R.O.Faulkner translation) to his own brand of quasi-Egyptian esoteric ambient black metal. On this, the Nineteenth Volume in The Horn’s ancient grimoire, Read more…

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ARKONA upcoming album news and tour dates

ARKONA - Khram

Russia’s leading pagan folk metal band Аркона (Arkona) has unveiled the first details of their upcoming eighth studio album “Храм“, set to be released on January 19th 2018 via Napalm Records! Храм (khram), is the Russian word for temple. A Храм is a temple shrouded in natural mysticism slumbering behind nocturnal treetops, yet open to everyone. The sincerity and depth that binds all five band members together resonates in the sumptuously dark cover artwork and leading lady Masha’s Read more…

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SUMMONING reveal upcoming album details

SUMMONING - With Doom We Come

Austrian legendary epic atmospheric Tolkien black metallers Summoning have revealed the first details of their upcoming 8th full-length album “With Doom We Come“, scheduled for release on January 5th, 2018 via Napalm Records. Ever since the release of their debut album “Lugburz” in 1995, Summoning have proven themselves to be the true guardians of Middle Earth! What started out as a project deeply rooted in traditional black metal took an epic turn in the following years Read more…

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CLAIM THE THRONE released new album

CLAIM THE THRONE - On Desolate Plains

Australia’s Claim the Throne have just released their epic fourth full-length album “On Desolate Plains“. Ripping apart folk metal with a merciless assault, finally a band is delivering an extreme take on melodies that fans of pagan and melodeath alike have been raging for. An epic slab of heavy folk-influenced melodic death metal that sees the band at the peak of their 10 year raid. The killer artwork design is by Michael Salas, capturing a journey of desolation Read more…

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