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The Moth Gatherer unravel details of “Esoteric Oppression”

The Moth Gatherer unravel details of “Esoteric Oppression”

THE MOTH GATHERER, an atmospheric doom/sludge/post metal band based in Stockholm, will release its third studio album, “Esoteric Oppression” on February 22nd via Agonia Records. The new album entitled “Esoteric Oppression” is the successor of the critically acclaimed “The Earth Is The Sky” (2015). The Moth Gatherer is a band of varying genres, centered around atmospheric doom, sludge and post metal. Their prolific approach includes electric musical [...]

December 15, 2018 Elsa Marques News Comments Off on The Moth Gatherer unravel details of “Esoteric Oppression”

Ragnarok begin to work on new full-length album

Ragnarok begin to work on new full-length album

NORWEGIAN BLACK METALLERS RAGNAROK BEGIN WORK ON THEIR NINTH FULL-LENGTH ALBUM Twenty five years after having been formed by the iconic drummer Jontho, veteran Norwegian Black Metallers Ragnarok have entered the studio to begin work on what will be the band’s ninth full-length album. The, as yet unnamed,  album is expected to be released during late [...]

November 5, 2018 Elsa Marques News Comments Off on Ragnarok begin to work on new full-length album

Acherontas reveal details about new album “Faustian Ethos”

Acherontas reveal details about new album “Faustian Ethos”

Greek occult black metallers with ritual & 70’s rock influences, Acherontas, revealed details surrounding their new studio album titled “Faustian Ethos”. The album is set to be released on May 18th in Europe and May 25th in North America via Agonia Records. Meanwhile they released a lyric video of the first single “Sorcery And The Apeiron”: [...]

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Susperia will release “The Lyricist” in March

Susperia will release “The Lyricist” in March

“The Lyricist” by Susperia will be released on March 16th via Agonia Records. Susperia will return with their long-awaited first full-length studio album since 2009, titled “The Lyricist”, on March 16th via Agonia Records. Watch a video trailer for the album at this link: “The Lyricist” was recorded at three different studios in Norway between [...]

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King Parrot announce European tour with Decapitated

King Parrot announce European tour with Decapitated

Australia’s notorious metal villains KING PARROT revealed European tour plans in support of their recently announced studio album, “Ugly Produce”. The band will hit the road with death metal giants DECAPITATED for a 29-date run (inlcuding 10 dates in the UK alone) in October and November 2017. Additional support will come from Thy Disease and [...]

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Origin release new 360° video “Accident And Error”

Origin release new 360° video “Accident And Error”

The band’s new album “Unparalleled Universe” was announced to be release on June 30th via Agonia Records / Nuclear Blast. Origin have released a 360° lyric video for “Accident And Error”, a track from the band’s forthcoming new album, Unparalleled Universe. Paul Ryan, guitarist of the band commented: “It feels like an Origin album, but [...]

May 12, 2017 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on Origin release new 360° video “Accident And Error”

CODE announce new EP “Lost Signal” and premiere trailer

CODE announce new EP “Lost Signal” and premiere trailer

London-based shapeshifters CODE will release a new EP titled “Lost Signal” on January 25th via Agonia Records. Watch a video trailer for this release at: “Lost Signal” is a meeting of ages and a blurring of lines. In the Summer of 2015, CODE spent some time in a studio in England to experiment with tracks [...]

November 21, 2016 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on CODE announce new EP “Lost Signal” and premiere trailer

USURPRESS stream new album “The Regal Tribe”

USURPRESS stream new album “The Regal Tribe”

Uppsala’s death metal quartet, USURPRESS, are streaming their new studio album in full, prior to its September 23rd release date on Agonia Records. Touted as “forward thinking swedish death metal” by Metal Hammer UK, the record is available for streaming below: “The Regal Tribe” was recorded under the supervision of rising star producer Lawrence Mackrory (FKÜ, Darkane) while the [...]

October 4, 2016 Filipe Gomes News Comments Off on USURPRESS stream new album “The Regal Tribe”

DERANGED debut first song from new album

DERANGED debut first song from new album

Cult Swedish death metallers DERANGED have revealed the first song from their upcoming new album, “Struck By A Murderous Siege”, due out on October 28th via Agonia Records. Listen to the track “Reverent Decomposition” at: The band’s first studio album in five years (and their ninth altogether) was recorded at Berno Studio (Amon Amarth, The Crown, Witchery) in Malmö, Sweden. The album’s [...]

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ROOT announce details about new album

ROOT announce details about new album

ROOT, one of the original pre-second-wave black metal bands (formed in 1987 by iconic vocalist Jiri ‘Big Boss’ Valter), from Czech Republic, are going to release a new studio album, “Kärgeräs – Return From Oblivion”, on November 25th via Agonia Records. In contrast to Bathory and Venom, ROOT took the black metal genre in a more refined direction, featuring Big Boss‘ characteristic clean [...]

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IN MOURNING debut new song “Bellow Rise To The Above”

IN MOURNING debut new song “Bellow Rise To The Above”

Swedish doom metal group IN MOURNING have released a new song, “Bellow Rise To The Above” which you can listen to in here. This track is part of their upcoming fourth record “Afterglow”, and is the second one from said record to be released earlier by the band. The album is set to come out [...]

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RAGNAROK present new track “Infernal Majesty”

RAGNAROK present new track “Infernal Majesty”

Norwegian act RAGNAROK are back with a new track, “Infernal Majesty”, that can be seen bellow, taken from their upcoming release “Psychopathology”. The album, which is the 8th of their career, was the first one recorded withouth now frontman and founding member Jontho on the drums, and is set to be released on the 25th [...]

February 23, 2016 Rita Limede News Comments Off on RAGNAROK present new track “Infernal Majesty”

VI premiere another song from debut album

VI premiere another song from debut album

French black metal newcomers, VI, featuring current and ex-members of Aosoth, Antaeus and Aborted, are premiering a brand new song, “Par le jugement causé par ses poisons”. VI has a debut album coming out, entitled “De Praestgiis Angelorum”, on September 25th via Agonia Records. Pre-orders are available here. The line-up of VI is shaped by INVRI [...]

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AOSOTH are going to release a new EP

AOSOTH are going to release a new EP

After critically acclaimed “IV: Arrow In Heart” record took its toll on black metallers in 2013 and left an imprint on a great deal of year-end lists (inc. CVLT Nation, Stereogum, Popmatters, Heavy Magazine or Examiner.com), the French sewers of intelligent dark art, AOSOTH, are coming back with a new EP, “IV”, slated for anOctober 23rd release on Agonia Records. [...]

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