Polish black metal band NON OPUS DEI have just released their sixth album, "Eternal Circle", via Witching Hour Productions.
Tracklist: 01. Woda Dla Umarlych 02. The Prisioner Of The Worlds 03. Demon Nietzschego 04. Dark Nebula 05. Przystrojona Sloncem 06. Death Hussar Legions 07. Point Zero 08. Galaxy In Her 09. Until The Wheel Stops
"Shades Of Black", new song from up-and-coming Aalborg, Denmark-based thrash metal band ESSENCE, is available for streaming on the band's MySpace page. The track comes off the band's upcoming debut album, "Lost in Violence", which is tentatively due before the end of the year via an as-yet-undetermined record label.
Tracklist: 01. Allegiance 02. Unlimited Chaos 03. Pestilence 04. Blood Culture 05. Night's Destruction 06. Oblivion 07. Shades of Black 08. Trace of Terror 09. Lost in Violence 10. Aggressive Attack
The Spanish extreme metal band NOCTEM's new video "Divinity" is now released (can be viewed below); with the collaboration of Christos Antoniou (Septic Flesh) in the orchestral arrangements and a team formed by more than 80 people, the third video from the Noctem's debut album "Divinity" (Noisehead Records.2009) is the last and most epic visual opus from the Spanish extreme metal band.
Band also announces their signing with "The Flaming Arts", well-known Booking and Management agency in the international metal scene (Septic Flesh, Hate, Blood Red Throne, Sybreed, Cattle Decapitation and more). In Noctem's own words: "We're really satisfied with this next step in our career; working with a so professional agency like The Flaming Arts is a real honor for us".
In the words of "The Flaming Arts agency": "We've worked already couple of times together and it was always a pleasure to see such serious and hard working band. I really like the way Noctem is taking care of their career. We are happy to announce them in our roster and help them to achieve new level".
Norwegian black/folk metal band Faanefjell have announced the release of their debut album, Trollmarsj, for October 16, 2010. Album will be released MayhemMusic and distributed by Indie Distribution worldwide. You can watch "Hedningens Time" songs video below.
Danish black metal band HORNED ALMIGHTY will release their new studio album, "Necro Spirituals", in Europe on October 25 via Candlelight Records. Recorded in May-June 2010 and mixed and mastered by Jacob Bredahl (HATESPHERE, KOLDBORN) at Dead Rat Studios, the CD is "comprised of the strongest and most fierce material written in the band's eight-year existence," according to a press release. "Yet again, crushing all doctrines and rules with their 'don't-give-a-shit' take on black metal, as a testament to all that is extreme."
Tracklist: 01. Necro Spirituals 02. Fountain of a Thousand Plagues 03. Sworn Divine Vengeance 04. Age of Scorn 05. In Jubilation and Disgust 06. Blessing the World in Pestilence 07. The Illuminated Void 08. Blasphemous Burden 09. Absolved in the Sight of God
Click here to listen their sample from upcoming album.
Eulogy Recordings has announced the signing of Florida based deathcore band CATALEPSY. The band's second album, "Bleed", was produced by Matt Johnson (THE AUTUMN OFFERING) and features the track "Goliath", which is available for streaming on the CATALEPSY MySpace page.
Vocalist Mathias "Vreth" Lillmåns of Finnish folk metal band FINNTROLL has launched a brand new extreme-metal project called THE INIQUITY DESCENT. The band recently spent time in the studio recording 11 songs, four of which will make up the group's debut release.
THE INIQUITY DESCENT will return to the studio in late October to begin mixing the material. In the meantime, you can check out rough-mix audio samples of three of the tracks on the band's MySpace page.
Swedish death metal band DEMONICAL has entered Necromorbus Studio (WATAIN, UNANIMATED, DESTRÖYER 666) in Alvik, Sweden to begin recording its as-yet-untitled third album for an April 2011 release via Germany's Cyclone Empire Records.
"Sledgehammer Redemption", a new song from Dutch death metal band HOUWITSER, is available for streaming on the band's MySpace page. Track comes off HOUWITSER's fifth album, "Bestial Atrocity", which will be released soon via Sevared Records.