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  • Cerberon

    Cerberon prepare to release Cerberon EP

    December 04, 2018

    Imperative PR are delighted to present the debut, self titled EP from Cerberon - a band whose music is rooted in the traditions of great heavy metal, but with a dark and vicious twist. These songs will transport you to the back alleys of night shrouded cities, where danger lurks in every shadow and monsters wait to prey on the lost and the lonely...
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  • Meathook

    Meathook prepare to release Crypts, Coffins, Corpses

    December 03, 2018

    Six years on from the cruel assault of their Facing Deformity album, the Gonzales brothers and their fiendish friends in Meathook are back - and their depraved inclinations have only become more sickening with the passage of time. Nine new tales of terror have been looted from the nightmares of the mad and morphed into savage, disturbing hymns to brutality...
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    Oracle release Live At Bloodstock EP

    November 28, 2018

    Imperative PR are proud to bring you a very special release from Belfast metallers Oracle, in the form of brand new EP Live At Bloodstock. The best live releases are those that capture a moment in time; the excitement, the sweat, the volume and adrenaline. They hold forever the sound of a band on fire, giving everything to a receptive audience...
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  • De Profundis Terrorizer Sketelat Remains

    De Profundis join the Caustic Attack tour with Terrorizer and Skeletal Remains

    November 14, 2018

    Today we bring you more exciting news from the De Profundis camp! In January 2019 the band will be heading to Europe as part of the Caustic Attack Tour, presented by Massive Music. De Profundis will join grindcore legends Terrorizer and Century Media’s death machine, Skeletal Remains...
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  • Buckshot Facelift

    Buckshot Facelift release Ulcer Island

    November 12, 2018

    Today Imperative PR are offering you a second chance to pick up on one of the heaviest and most exciting grindcore releases of recent years. Buckshot Facelift’s brutal concept album, Ulcer Island was originally released in early 2017, with some beautifully bleak artwork courtesy of Travis Smith (Nevermore, Opeth, Overkill etc)...
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  • Fornace

    Fornace prepare to release Deep Melancholic Wrath

    November 08, 2018

    Today we bring you a band for whom image is nothing and music is everything. Fornace play cold, raw black metal, filled with powerful emotion and sinister atmosphere, but without the fripperies and trappings that plague so much of the genre. With Fornace you get no painted faces and replica weapons, no polished spikes and burning crosses, just incredibly powerful black metal...
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  • Tor Marrock

    Tor Marrock prepare to release The Concept Of Self

    November 06, 2018

    Today Imperative PR bring you music from the shadow realm, songs from beyond the flames, promises of seduction and enticing wickedness. We bring you The Concept Of Self, the new album from Tor Marrock – practitioners of the dark arts from the Welsh mountains. This latest grimoire of forbidden knowledge will be unveiled by Black Vulture Records on December 13th...
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  • Ghost Tower

    Ghost Tower release Head Of Night

    November 01, 2018

    We are proud to welcome to the Imperative PR roster a true hidden gem of the US metal scene, a gem whose lustre we will reveal to the metal world. Formed in Bellevue, Nebraska in 2007 Ghost Tower were inspired by the likes of Black Sabbath, Mercyful Fate and Fates Warning – but not inspired to imitate. Combining the creative guitar work of Matt Preston, the thunderous, inventive drumming of Mike Biggs and the haunting, hypnotic vocals of Ameven...
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  • Mass Infection

    Mass Infection prepare to release Shadows Became Flesh

    October 18, 2018

    Imperative PR are delighted to welcome another band from the infamous ranks of Comatose Music to our roster. It has been four years since Mass Infection last released an album and we are honoured to be helping spread the word of their rebirth. Shadows Became Flesh ushers in a new era of darkness...
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  • Body Harvest

    Body Harvest join Imperative Management

    October 16, 2018

    Today Imperative PR are proud to announce the forming of a new alliance. Our management roster has been joined by one of the UK’s premiere death metal bands – Bristol based Body Harvest. Body Harvest combine classic death metal song writing with an incredible intensity and focussed, purposeful delivery...
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  • Wurm Flesh

    Wurm Flesh prepare to release Excoriation Evisceration

    October 10, 2018

    There’s no let up from Comatose Music this year, with a formidable onslaught of the heaviest bands in existence being sent from their gates, out into the world like a plague of ravenous locusts. The latest in this procession of raging predators is Wurm Flesh, a Sacramento based killing machine that has plumbed the very depths of the earth...
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  • Corpsefucking Art

    Corpsefucking Art prepare to release Splatterphobia

    October 10, 2018

    The maniacal jesters from the court of the insane king have returned! Combining staggeringly heavy, brutal death metal of the highest quality with demented, disturbing, irreverent humour, there’s no one quite like Corpsefucking Art! For over two decades the masked, machete wielding Mr Daisy and his twisted troubadours have carved out a bloody niche all their own in the world of brutal sonic extremity...
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  • Oracle

    Oracle join Imperative Management

    October 04, 2018

    Today we are thrilled to be able to reveal that Oracle, accomplished purveyors of aggressive, contemporary heavy metal with a snarling thrash edge, have joined the Imperative PR management roster. Oracle bring a formidable arsenal of rage infused riffs and a fiercely imaginative, creative approach to the team, which we are looking forward to developing with them as this relationship progresses...
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  • The Drowning

    The Drowning sign with Transcending Obscurity

    September 13, 2018

    Last month we announced The Drowning’s imminent live dates with Vader and Entombed A.D. and promised more big news to come. Today we are extremely proud to reveal that the welsh kings of doom, death and darkness have signed a deal with India’s primary powerhouse of extreme metal, Transcending Obscurity Records. In 2018 Transcending Obscurity have unleashed an array of magnificent albums...
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  • Vader

    The Drowning join forces with Vader and Entombed AD

    September 13, 2018

    There’s going to be all sorts of exciting news to come from The Drowning between now and the end of the year and we’re starting with the announcement of three massive live dates. The Welsh doom death kings will be joining death metal royalty on the UK leg of the huge European Chaos Tour. Co-headlined by Vader and Entombed A.D...
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  • Kraanium

    Kraanium prepare to release Slamchosis

    August 22, 2018

    On October 26th Comatose Music will release the latest and greatest album from the kings of slamming, brutal death metal – Kraanium! Slamchosis features ten tracks of bludgeoning brutality that take everything to the next level of sickness. Featuring vocals that dredge the sewers of disease with their utter inhumanity, riffs that will crack foundations and disturb the long dead...
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  • Solitary

    Solitary prepare to release Nothing Changes 20th Anniversary Edition

    July 24, 2018

    Back in the ‘90s thrash metal was on its last legs, hearts and minds turning away from its high energy approach and crisp, crunching riffs. The old bands were slipping from the magazine covers, back into the shadows and even the gods of the scene were struggling and second guessing themselves. It was into this environment that Rich Sherrington launched his new band, Solitary...
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  • De Profundis

    De Profundis prepare to release vinyl version of The Blinding Light Of Faith

    July 20, 2018

    Today we are delighted to announce a further chapter in one of our great success stories of 2018. On September 7th Lusitanian Music will unveil a stunning new version of De Profundis' The Blinding Light Of Faith, on luxurious red and black marbled vinyl (limited to just 100 copies) and brilliant, rich orange vinyl (limited to 200 copies)...
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  • Cronaxia

    Cronaxia prepare to release Collapsing The Outer Structure

    July 19, 2018

    Today we herald the release of a maelstrom of wickedly intense death metal, in the form of Cronaxia’s debut full length album, the staggering Collapsing The Outer Structure. Cronaxia have been stalwarts of the Portuguese death metal underground for twenty years...
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    Kill Everything prepare to release Scorched Earth

    June 18, 2018

    Imperative PR’s relationship with Comatose Music continues to yield bands of the utmost savagery, bringing to our roster albums of unfathomable brutality and shocking intensity. We now welcome perhaps the most bludgeoning and nihilistic album we have ever dealt with, in the form of Scorched Earth, from Texan platoon Kill Everything...
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    Consecration prepare to release Remembrance

    June 15, 2018

    Beneath the endless, foreboding skies of East Anglia, the region of England most steeped in tales of witchcraft and witch burnings, where the dark, empty fens stretch out to become the labyrinthine reed beds and marshes and eventually the cold North Sea, comes a sound of desolate doom, aching emptiness, nightmare and shadows… For eight years Consecration...
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    Abhorrent Deformity prepare to release Slaughter Monolith

    June 05, 2018

    Imperative PR are pleased to welcome another heavy armoured division to our ranks, another beast from the savage and unforgiving world of Comatose Music. On August 3rd Abhorrent Deformity will unveil Slaughter Monolith - their second album and a staggering edifice of magnificent horror...
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  • De Profundis Belphegor Melechesh tour

    De Profundis join the Totenritual Crusade with Belphegor and Melechesh

    May 21, 2018

    We have already announced the details of De Profundis' headlining UK tour, supported by Imperative PR stable mates Formicarius. However, as soon as their headline tour comes to an end De Profundis will be joining the Totenritual Crusade 2018 tour, travelling through Europe with Belphegor and Melechesh – a package to strike fear into the hearts of good Christian folk wherever they may be hiding...
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  • Formicarius tour

    Formicarius join De Profundis as special guests on their UK tour

    April 30, 2018

    We are delighted to announce that fearsome black metal troupe Formicarius will be joining the masters of dark, death metal, De Profundis on their summer 2018 UK Tour. Formicarius will be very special guests on all De Profundis’ UK headline dates by arrangement with Artery Global and in association with Zero Tolerance Magazine...
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  • Dominia London gig

    MSH Music Group present Dominia live in London

    April 23, 2018

    Imperative PR are pleased to be part of the team promoting a very special gig that will take place at The Lounge, on London’s Archway Road, on June 15th. In conjunction with Rock Solid Promotions, MSH Music Group are bringing Russian masters of darkness, Dominia to the UK for the very first time with support from Raised By Owls, Cadaver Soiree, Sphinx and Parabyss..
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  • De Profundis UK tour

    De Profundis prepare for UK tour and Bloodstock

    April 17, 2018

    De Profundis announce their first leg of touring in support of The Blinding Light Of Faith. Today we can reveal the details of a six date headlining UK tour, by arrangement with Artery Global and in association with Zero Tolerance Magazine, taking in Manchester, Glasgow, Ipswich, Plymouth and London – as well as an appearance at the mighty Bloodstock Open Air festival with Judas Priest and Emperor...
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  • Posthuman Abomination

    Posthuman Abomination prepare to release Transcending Embodiment

    April 17, 2018

    Imperative PR are proud to welcome to the roster a new superpower in the world of brutal death metal. Bringing together current and ex-members of Devangelic, Fecal God, Natrium, Modus Deliciti, Pit of Toxic Slime and Vomit The Soul, Posthuman Abomination is an alliance of seasoned campaigners...
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  • Infected Syren

    Infected Syren - Sick promo video

    April 03, 2018

    Imperative PR are delighted to be working with the Cypriot high-energy explosion Infected Syren – a Molotov cocktail of metal, punk and madness! We will be helping the band to take their epic new video for the track ‘Sick’ to every corner of the metal world. ...
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  • Consecration

    Consecration join Imperative Management

    March 29, 2018

    Imperative PR are delighted to announce that Norwich based black wizards of dread, doom and death, Consecration, have joined our management roster. Every band managed by Imperative possesses unique character and quality and Consecration bring something cold, haunting and utterly crushing. They bring music from beyond the black of night, from beyond the deepest shadows...
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  • De Profundis

    De Profundis - The Blinding Light Of Faith: A Visual Realisation

    March 27, 2018

    The doors have been closed on their first decade and now a new age beckons for De Profundis – a new age of darkness, rage and war! Over the course of the year De Profundis will be releasing a video for every single track from The Blinding Light Of Faith and together these visual interpretations will form a stunning, interlinked depiction of the powerful themes of the album...
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  • Frozen Ocean Therion

    Frozen Ocean join Therion compilation album Blood Of The Dragon

    March 09, 2018

    Landing on March 15th through Stygian Crypt Productions, Blood Of The Dragon is a sprawling double album. Disc one features rare cover versions recorded by Therion and the second disc of this collection features sixteen bands offering up their own, original versions of classic Therion tracks. Amongst the sixteen bands you will find Frozen Ocean...
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  • Aborted Fetus

    Aborted Fetus to release The Ancient Spirits Of Decay

    March 06, 2018

    From the Ural Mountains we bring you cold, unstoppable power! A beast is awake and advancing from its snow shrouded lair upon an unsuspecting world. Aborted Fetus have returned from beyond the ice and bring with them The Ancient Spirits Of Decay - released through Comatose Music on May 11th, this album will bathe the world in blood...
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    Dreamfire sign to Minotauro Records for a remastered version of Atlantean Symphony

    March 03, 2018

    We are thrilled to be able to announce that Dreamfire have signed with Minotauro Records. The first Dreamfire release from Minotauro will be a new edition of Atlantean Symphony, completely remastered, with stunning new artwork and booklet design and two bonus tracks...
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    Flesh Hoarder prepare to release Homicidal Necrophile

    February 26, 2018

    And so we screw our courage to the sticking place and open our doors to the ravenous beasts of Flesh Hoarder; a band so steeped in brutality and addicted to the rabid rush of total destruction that they only find welcome in the blackest of pits, the darkest of hearts...
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    Foul Body Autopsy to release This Machine Kills Zombies

    February 19, 2018

    Imperative PR have joined the war against the undead! We’re proud to announce that we will be promoting This Machine Kills Zombies, the eagerly anticipated second full length album from Foul Body Autopsy. This eight track amalgamation of thrash metal riffing and death metal power is a concept album about the zombie apocalypse, inspired by the cinematic works of George A. Romero.
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    Krepuskul release Hybrid

    February 15, 2018

    Imperative PR are delighted to welcome Romanian metallers Krepuskul to the roster, for the promotion of their exciting new album, Hybrid. Hailing from Transylvania, that land of myth and legend, you might expect Krepuskul to write songs steeped in the folklore of their native land – however, they are a band that stands firmly in the present, looking to the future not the past..
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    Strangle Wire prepare to release The Dark Triade

    February 09, 2018

    Imperative PR are excited to be able to announce a new alliance with some truly formidable purveyors of extremity. Hailing from Belfast, Northern Ireland, Strangle Wire have adopted the descriptive tag Psychological Death Metal – and there could be no more fitting label for their savagely intense songs that explore the darkest recesses of the human mind...
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    Mind Enemies unleash Revenge

    February 02, 2018

    Imperative PR have the pleasure of welcoming multi-instrumentalist Giuseppe Caruso and his melodic, progressive metal project Mind Enemies to the roster. Giuseppe started Mind Enemies in 2010 after studying both percussion and guitars at several of Italy’s top music colleges. He even went on to teach percussion at the Institute of Science Poerio in Foggia...
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    Sex Dumpster prepare to release Lord Alcohol

    January 08, 2017

    Imperative PR have been trawling the sewers and asylums of the world, searching for the darkest and most dangerous bands in existence; those who live outside the moral code of society and revel in this cesspit of a world we’ve created. What we found was Sex Dumpster. This is a band with no interest in niceties, no patience for bullshit...
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