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  • Wolfbastard

    Wolfbastard prepare to release Hammer The Bastards

    November 23, 2021

    Three years on from the senseless violence of their second album, Graveyard Sessions, Manchester’s anti-heroes Wolfbastard are back! Walking the margins of civilised society and not giving a damn for your love or hatred, the belligerent beasts have returned...
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  • Phobetor

    Phobetor prepare to release Through Deepest Fears And Darkest Minds

    November 19, 2021

    A little more than a year has passed since Phobetor’s debut album, When Life Falls Silent announced itself with a howl of rage and defiance – and yet in the troubled months that have followed its release this band have taken gargantuan strides...
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  • Lifelist

    Lifelost prepare to release Punitive Damnation

    November 12, 2021

    In 2018 Phlegeton, known for his work with Wormed and Banished From Inferno among others, released his first solo album, under the banner Lifelost. Dialogues From Beyond was a superb album of unnerving, visionary black metal that received copious praise from the metal press...
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  • Pornographic Sunset

    Pornographic Sunset prepare to release Gold; Flesh; Dirt

    November 10, 2021

    Barely two years since the release of their debut EP, The Bastard Shows His True Colours, Pornographic Sunset are back with the second part of what will eventually become a story in four chapters...
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  • Aeons

    Aeons join Imperative Management

    November 02, 2021

    What do you associate with the Isle Of Man? High speed motorbike racing? Rugged coastlines and tailless cats? Probably not progressive, adventurous metal of the very highest quality...not yet, anyway. Aeons started out in 2016, formed by talented musicians with extensive experience...
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  • Jackal's Backbone

    Jackal's Backbone prepare to release Red Mist Descending

    November 01, 2021

    Over the course of their five year existence Jackal’s Backbone have released two EPs, a live album and no fewer than five singles; but now the time has finally arrived for their full length, studio album debut – and it has definitely been worth the wait...
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  • Consecration

    Consecration prepare to release Reanimated

    October 22, 2021

    While the world awaits the new full length studio album from Consecration, which will blight the spring of 2022 with its rotten horrors, released from the clutches of Redefining Darkness Records, the band have dug deep into their crypt of dead songs and...
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  • Final Coil

    Final Coil prepare to release Somnambulant II

    October 19, 2021

    Over the last eighteen months the borders of everyone’s personal space have contracted, with the outside world becoming distant and untouchable, forbidden and unnerving territory. With the road out of reach Final Coil turned their gaze inward and began reflecting...
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  • Anakim

    Anakim release The Elysian Void

    October 08, 2021

    Featuring current and ex members of Basement Torture Killings, Abgott, Bloodshot Dawn and The Drowning, the extreme music pedigree of Anakim is unquestionable. All that experience and skill has been poured into the making of the band’s second album...
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  • Stabbing

    Stabbing prepare to release Ravenous Psychotic Onslaught

    October 07, 2021

    A pooling of powers, a gathering of monsters, Stabbing are a new force in brutal Texan death metal formed by musicians with a wealth of scene experience, who cut their teeth with the likes of Flesh Hoarder...
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  • Intricated

    Intricated prepare to release Apocalyptic Metamorphosis

    October 03, 2021

    The plague that has infected this planet for seemingly endless months may have extended the incubation period for Intricated’s new album, but at long last the monstrosity is ready to hatch. A true onslaught...
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  • Burntfield

    Burntfield prepare to release Impermanence

    October 01, 2021

    Three years on from their highly praised debut album, Hereafter, Amsterdam’s Burntfield have returned with the next chapter in their story, the quite beautiful Impermanence. Eight new finely crafted songs, eight new pieces of articulate and expressive modern, progressive rock that explore the fragility of existence...
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  • Perveration

    Perveration prepare to release Perversion In Manifest Disease

    September 22, 2021

    Following on from their 2020 demo, Perveration are back with their stomach churning, soul rending full length debut, Perversion In Manifest Disease. The Indonesian duo of drummer/bassist/guitarist Sahrul Ramadhan (Anthropophagus Depravity, Depraved Murder etc)...
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  • Cystectomy

    Cystectomy prepare to release Deprive To Hollowness

    September 14, 2021

    This year of plague has brought us a new strain of brutal death metal sickness! Featuring the twisted talents of Oscar Ortega (Strappado, Tortured etc), Randy Leung (Facelift Deformation) and Juan Pablo Flores (Reptilium), Cystectomy have delivered a monument to...
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  • Goatpsalm Horthodox

    Goatpsalm & Horthodox prepare to release Ash

    September 08, 2021

    Goatpsalm and Horthodox are both outliers, margin walkers and seekers of secrets. They wander the darkness on the edge of existence, tasting forgotten truths and harvesting the shadows of history. In their music they present dreams and visions outside everyday experience...
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  • Spectral Darkwave

    Spectral Darkwave prepare to release At Outer Dark

    September 03, 2021

    Six years on from their dramatic debut album, Last First Contact, which announced them to the world in such magnificent fashion, the Cthulu worshipping space pirates of Spectral Darkwave have returned – back from years of dark adventure, nefarious deeds and untold wickedness...
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  • Foul Body Autopsy

    Foul Body Autopsy prepare to release Shadows Without Light: Part One

    August 31, 2021

    With his 2020 Foul Body Autopsy EP, Consumed By Black Thoughts, Tom Reynolds showed not only an expansion of his musical vision and ambition, but also a new honesty and openness in his lyrics. The increasingly deft and dextrous, melodic death metal...
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  • Aeons

    Aeons prepare to release Consequences

    August 11, 2021

    In 2019 the Isle Of Man’s Aeons announced themselves to the world with their remarkable debut album, A Tragic End. There was no fanfare, no sense of expectation...as if from nowhere they appeared and delivered one of the finest progressive metal albums of that year...
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  • Phil Stiles

    Phil Stiles prepares to release The Anchorhold

    August 09, 2021

    Following on directly from his debut solo EP, The Anchorite, Final Coil front man Phil Stiles presents his next startling collection of new music, The Anchorhold. Expanding on the promise of its predecessor and exploring unexpected sonic vistas, The Anchorhold is a journey into unknown territories...
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  • NecroticGoreBeast

    NecroticGoreBeast prepare to release Human Deviance Galore

    August 05, 2021

    NecroticGoreBeast were facing a tough challenge, following the critically acclaimed nuclear strike of their first, self-titled album, but it’s one they have risen to with surprising ease...
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  • Arx Atrata

    Arx Atrata Present The Stunning Succession Video

    July 20, 2021

    Back in April of this year, Ben Sizer’s atmospheric black metal project, Arx Atrata, released the ambitious, imaginative and quite brilliant EP, The Warrior Cycle. A split venture with Bleakwinter Shrine and featuring absorbing interludes from Arx Atrata’s ambient other self, Arx Silvestris, The Warrior Cycle was...
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  • Fleshtorture

    Fleshtorture release Grotesca Doctrina De La Perversidad (Grotesque Doctrine Of Perversity)

    July 16, 2021

    Thirteen years since their debut album, Physical And Mental Intensity By The Torture, first snared the attention of their now long term label, Brute! Productions, Nicaragua’s Fleshtorture have unveiled the album of their tempestuous career. An enraged assault...
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  • Consecration

    Consecration Sign With Redefining Darkness

    July 09, 2021

    Today we are thrilled to announce that Consecration, the UK masters of dark, formidable doom/death metal, have signed a new deal with Redefining Darkness Records! The band have completed work on their highly anticipated third album and an exciting new chapter in their shadowy career is now underway...
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  • Bloodstock 2021

    Forged In Black and Spectral Darkwave Head To Bloodstock

    July 05, 2021

    After two well received singles, 2019s ‘Torture Chamber’ and the following year’s ‘Spiralism’, Bristolians Moon Reaper are now ready to unveil their debut EP, Descent. Featuring five tracks of unearthly heaviness, shimmering with the dust of long dead universes...
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  • Moon Reaper

    Moon Reaper prepare to release Descent

    June 30, 2021

    After two well received singles, 2019s ‘Torture Chamber’ and the following year’s ‘Spiralism’, Bristolians Moon Reaper are now ready to unveil their debut EP, Descent. Featuring five tracks of unearthly heaviness, shimmering with the dust of long dead universes...
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  • Parrilla

    Parrilla prepare to release Femme Fatale: Ensnared By Venus

    June 25, 2021

    Having turned heads with the deceptive darkness of their debut EP, Dancefloor Messiah and their nuanced interpretation of Nirvana’s ‘Breed’, industrial metal boundary breakers Parrilla are back with their most addictive and adventurous release yet...
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  • Evil In

    Evil In prepare to release An Ethereal Force Beyond

    June 14, 2021

    A power has awakened, stirred from its slumber of aeons, drawn from its dreams by a gnawing hunger. It breathes its wickedness into the air and it slips silently into our lungs, infecting and consuming as its putridity spreads through our bodies. Its malice oozes through the soil permeating the coffins of our dead...
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  • Sea Mosquito

    Sea Mosquito prepare to release Fire, Magic & Venom

    June 04, 2021

    Sea Mosquito, the enigmatic explorers of black metal’s furthest reaches and forgotten places, return with another release that will toy with your perceptions and dismantle your expectations. Telling the story of a single night and one man’s battle for his sanity and soul...
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  • Spectral Darkwave

    Spectral Darkwave join Imperative Management

    May 19, 2021

    Imperative PR are delighted to announce that wandering corsairs of space and time, Spectral Darkwave have joined our management roster. They bring with them a magnificent collision of symphonic death, black, doom and industrial metal, stories from the outer limits...
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  • Anthropophagus Depravity

    Anthropophagus Depravity prepare to release Apocalypto

    May 12, 2021

    From Yogyakarta in Indonesia, a country known throughout the metal world for its array of bands addicted to the rush of savagery and brutish violence, comes Anthropophagus Depravity – a band whose music is steeped in blood and terror beyond all hope of redemption...
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  • Vulture Lord

    Vulture Lord prepare to release Desecration Rite

    May 11, 2021

    Eighteen years since the release of their first full length album, the wicked and blasphemous Profane Prayer, the devils of Vulture Lord have returned with its successor. Desecration Rite is an unholy assault of malice and malevolence, a shocking affirmation of Vulture Lord’s dedication to the dark...
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  • Sectlinefor

    Sectlinefor prepare to release Kissing Strangers During An Outbreak

    April 28, 2021

    In 2018 the deranged duo of Sectlinefor released their second album, Don’t Make This About You, confusing music fans and bewildering critics everywhere as they smashed genre conventions and danced on the broken pieces. Two years on from that release....
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  • Vincent Crowley

    Vincent Crowley prepare to release Beyond Acheron

    April 13, 2021

    After thirty years in the vanguard of underground black and death metal, spearheading the satanic assault of Acheron, Vincent Crowley now begins to walk a different path. His infernal rites complete, Crowley is now free to explore other forms of darkness, the other passions of his black heart....
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  • Lee Aaron

    Lee Aaron prepares to release Radio On!

    April 08, 2021

    Lee Aaron’s return to rock continues in stunning fashion this summer. After the rampant Fire And Gasoline, the accomplished bluesy rock of Diamond Baby Blues and incendiary live album, Power, Soul, Rock ‘n’ Roll the multi-platinum, award winning Canadian singer brings us Radio On!...
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  • The Medea Project

    The Medea Project prepare to release Southern Echoes

    March 29, 2021

    A year on from the release of their debut album, Sisyphus, which arrived like a herald of nightmares to lead us into the lonely world of lockdowns and enforced solitude, The Medea Project have returned to cast unnerving shadows across the emerging light at the end of the tunnel...
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  • Traumatomy

    Traumatomy prepare to release Extirpation Paradigms

    March 26, 2021

    Ripping its way into these troubled times comes the brand new, full length album from infamous Russian slam squad, Traumatomy. It may have been six years since they last released an album, the pummelling brute force of Monolith Of Absolute Suffering...
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  • Wratheon

    Wratheon prepare to release Black Thrash Mass

    March 17, 2021

    In the late summer of 2020 we gave due warning that a new force in metal was stirring in the darkness, a force that expertly blended the furious riffing of thrash metal with the cold darkness of black metal and adorned the virulent, bottled elixir with a gleaming mesh of golden guitar melodies. That force went by the name of Wratheon...
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  • In Asymmetry

    In Asymmetry prepare to release Ashes Of Dead Worlds

    March 15, 2021

    Bringing together breathtaking ability and shocking savagery, In Asymmetry take technical brutal death metal to the limits. Uniting current and ex-members of Deeds Of Flesh, The Faceless, Goratory and Inanimate Existence this band is a formidable unit...
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  • Iridescent Dune

    Iridescent Dune prepare to release Kingdom Of Me

    March 09, 2021

    Behind the name Iridescent Dune is just one man, one musician – Charlie Murphy. Over the last few years Murphy has slowly built an underground following for Iridescent Dune, listeners being drawn to his unique approach to metal music and disregard for accepted genre rules and regulations...
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  • Onchocerciasis Esophagogastroduodenoscopy

    Onchocerciasis Esophagogastroduodenoscopy prepare to release The Rotted Plinth Of Sachiel

    March 05, 2021

    After the shocking violence of 2020s Adoration Of Decaying Innocence EP, Onchocerciasis Esophagogastroduodenoscopy are back with their first full length album, The Rotted Plinth Of Sachiel. Across a blighted landscape of nine fearsome tracks...
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  • Grey Aura

    Grey Aura prepare to release Zwart Vierkant

    March 05, 2021

    It’s five years now since Grey Aura allowed us to accompany Willem Barentsz on his final, epic journey in search of the Northeast Passage through the portal of their ambitious debut album Waerachtighe Beschryvinghe Van Drie Seylagien, Ter Werelt Noyt Soo Vreemt Ghehoort. During those intervening years...
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  • Exterminated

    Exterminated prepare to release The Genesis Of Genocide

    February 15, 2021

    Formed in the heat and humidity of Dasmariñas in the Philippines by Ace Estandian of Anal Fissure and Guillotined, Exterminated first presented their unquestionable brutality to the world...
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  • Twitch Of The Death Nerve

    Twitch Of The Death Nerve prepare to release Beset By False Prophets

    January 25, 2021

    Twitch Of The Death Nerve left an ugly scar on the pox-ridden face of 2020 with the uncontrollable fury of their second album, A Resting Place For The Wrathful. The sonic blasts of outrage and violence...
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  • Insect Inside

    Insect Inside prepare to release The First Shining Of New Genus

    January 22, 2021

    Arising from the east like a swarm of locusts, driven by an insatiable hunger to level all that stands before them with sheer, slamming, brutal death metal power, Insect Inside have arrived on the extreme music scene with a debut of pitiless savagery...
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  • Zebadiah Crowe

    Zebadiah Crowe prepare to release Lych Milk

    January 13, 2021

    It’s as if Zebadiah Crowe are trying to make up for lost time after their eight years of silence, or maybe they are just bursting out of their sickly skins with cruel and rancid imaginings. Whatever it is they keep on twisting the knife, turning the screw and ramping up the pain and insanity...
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  • Detritus

    Detritus prepare to release Myths

    January 11, 2021

    Even as their second album, If But For One, was being released, an effervescent album full of creativity and imagination, Detritus were laying down their arms. The door was quietly closed on the tumultuous potential revealed by If But For One and its predecessor Perpetual Defiance...
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