THE MOTH GATHERER - 'Esoteric Oppression' - Full Album Stream
Swedish atmospheric doom/sludge metallers THE MOTH GATHERER are streaming their new album "Esoteric Oppression", ahead of its February 22nd release date on Agonia Records.
Listen to the album at this location: https://youtu.be/nVqcDW5vafA
THE MOTH GATHERER is a band of varying genres, centered around atmospheric doom, sludge and post metal. Their prolific approach includes electric musical stylings, along with traces of melodic post-rock.
The band commented on the new album: "We’ve put our very fabric into it. Its creation has been a path paved with distress and frustration; one that has left us totally exhausted. But all our effort shows in the music and we can now say that it was worth the turmoil. We’re extremely proud to present Esoteric Oppression to you all. We hope you love it as much as we do".
1. The Drone Kingdom
2. Motionless In Oceania
4. The Failure Design
5. Phosphorescent Blight
www.facebook.com/TheMothGatherer / www.agoniarecords.com
OPPROBRIUM - The Fallen Entities - New song available
Legendary New Orleans' Death Metal masters OPPROBRIUM are ready to unleash their fifth full-length entitled "The Fallen Entities" on 22nd February 2019 via High Roller Records!
Death/Thrash pioneers and brothers Francis (Guitars, Bass, Vocals) and Moyses M. Howard (Drums), who released classics like "Serpent Temptation" and "Beyond The Unknown", present their first studio release in 10 years and describe it as their most ambitious album to date. The songwriting goes to a new technical level with complex song structures and numerous tempo changes that the band is known for.
The album's opening track, "Dark Days, Dark Times", is now streaming at this location: https://youtu.be/V2QR4l8UQGI
Two more songs are available here: "Wicked Mysterious Events" - https://youtu.be/PF34wnoRwqk + "The Fallen Entities" - https://youtu.be/US7FNP_GluI
1. Dark Days, Dark Times
2. Creations That Affect
3. Wicked Mysterious Events
4. The Fallen Entities
5. Throughout The Centuries
6. Turmoil Under The Sun
7. In Danger
8. Obstructive Behaviour
www.facebook.com/opprobriumofficial / www.hrrecords.de
SINMARA - New Track Premiere - "Crimson Stars"
Icelandic Black Metal titans SINMARA have revealed another song from their highly anticipated sophomore album "Hvísl Stjarnanna", to be released on 8th March 2019 through Ván Records.
Check out "Crimson Stars" at this location: https://youtu.be/ImZhrifOfdY
On "Hvísl Stjarnanna", SINMARA reveals a mournful and nostalgic atmosphere and soundscapes steeped in more grandeur than they’ve crafted to date, but yet showcasing serpentine harmonies permeated by the same malefic venom as has come to be expected of the band.
The track "Mephitic Haze" is streaming here: https://youtu.be/noL6wWhkHJA
2. Mephitic Haze
3. The Arteries of Withered Earth
4. Crimson Stars
5. Úr Kaleik Martraða
6. Hvísl Stjarnanna
https://www.facebook.com/sinmaraofficial / www.van-records.de
TWISTED TOWER DIRE - New Album "Wars In The Unknown" in March
The return of the US Epic Heavy Metal legend!
TWISTED TOWER DIRE, formed in The Washington D.C. suburbs in the early 90’s, are finally back and will release their new album "Wars In The Unknown" on 15th March 2019 through No Remorse Records!
A lyric video for the track "Light The Swords On Fire" is available here: https://youtu.be/O_sXH4brsaU
This album continues the TWISTED TOWER DIRE tradition of headbanging hooky heavy metal tunes sure to make necks sore all over the world!
1. The Thundering
2. True North
3. Tear You Apart
4. Light The Swords On Fire
5. And The Sharks Came Then
6. Riding The Fortress
7. Eons Beyond
8. A Howl In The Wind
9. The Beast I Fear
10. These Ghosts Can Never Leave
www.facebook.com/TwistedTowerDire / www.noremorse.gr
IRON FIRE - New album 'Beyond The Void' - Lyric Video & Details
Denmark’s IRON FIRE strike back with a vengeance!
Their ninth full-length "Beyond The Void", mixed and mastered by legendary producer Tue Madsen, will be released on 8th March 2019 via Crime Records.
Expect an honest in-your-face album, filled with blistering Power Metal songs that melt traditional melodic Heavy Metal with hard-hitting Thrash!
A lyric video for the title track is available at this location: https://youtu.be/uDwJRPd3rJc
2. Beyond the Void
3. Final Warning
4. Cold Chains of the North
5. Wrong Turn
6. Bones and Gasoline
7. Old Habits Die Hard
8. Judgement Day
9. To Hell and Back
10. One More Bullet
11. The Devils Path
12. Out of Nowhere
www.facebook.com/ironfiredk / crimerecords.no
DETHONATOR - New Lyric Video available
UK Metallers DETHONATOR have revealed a song from their new full-length "Race Against The Sun: Part One"!
Check out the lyric video for "Pyroclastic" at this location: https://youtu.be/fNTky3_sKX4
Following three years of writing and recording, Part One of DETHONATOR's new double album "Race Against The Sun" is finally out now.
This is the band's most accomplished, colourful and tonally varied album to date! The digital release is available through Pavement Entertainment, the physical album will be sold via the band’s website (www.dethonator.com).
Details for Part Two will be announced in late 2019.
1. When Lucifer Fell
2. Nightmare City
3. Burial Ground
5. Ghost of the Rolling Horizon
7. The Hangman
9. Terror By Night
10. Sharp's Cairn
www.facebook.com/dethonator / www.pavementmusic.com
OUR SURVIVAL DEPENDS ON US - Full Album Stream
"Melting the Ice in the Hearts of Men" is the fourth full-length of OUR SURVIVAL DEPENDS ON US.
The unique quintet from Austria combines elements of classic metal genres with shoreless influences that words can barely describe.
The album will be released on 8th February via Ván Records and features guest appearances of Alan Averill (Primordial) and Victor Santura (Triptykon). Cover Art by Alex ‘Irrwisch’ Trinkl and Elijah Tamu
1. Galahad - "Dissolving The Illusion Of All Worldly Things"
2. Gold and Silver - "Which God, Which King, Which Law Condemns Us To Everlasting Slavery?"
3. Song of the Lower Classes
4. Sky Burial - "Survival Depends On The Mercy Of The Elements"
www.facebook.com/oursurvivaldependsonus / www.van-records.de
THRONUM VRONDOR - Full Album Stream available
Belgian Black Metallers THRONUM VRONDOR are now streaming their new and third full-length "Ichor (The Rebellion)" in its entirety!
The album will be released on February 1st via Pulverised Records on CD, in different vinyl editions and digitally.
"Ichor (The Rebellion)" perfectly illustrates the apocalyptic nature of THRONUM VRONDOR, founded in 2005 by Vrondor (guitars, bass) and Crygh (drums, vocals), with a desolate atmosphere and intensity. It was recorded, mixed and mastered by vocalist SvN and features an artwork concept and illustration by the band in cooperation with Chilean artist Daniel Valencia / Fenomeno Design (Blut Aus Nord, Demonical, Manes, etc).
"Ceremony Of Atonement" - Lyric Video: https://youtu.be/IXIbGPkIfDE
1. The Well
2. A Symbol Of Acrimony
3. Ceremony Of Atonement
4. Ichor (The Rebellion)
6. ...And Then The Fall
7. Vision Of The Seven Tombs
8. Doom Upon Doom...
9. The Last Specs Of A Dying Light
www.facebook.com/thronumvrondor / www.pulverised.net
DER ROTE MILAN - Moritat - Full Album Stream
German Black Metallers DER ROTE MILAN are now streaming their new album "Moritat" in its entirety!
The band’s second full-length will be officially released on February 1st 2019 via Unholy Conspiracy Deathwork. It was recorded, mixed and mastered by Markus Stock at Klangschmiede Studio E and deals with local stories based on real events during the Thirty Years' War. Coming in limited versions as a noble A5 Digipack-CD and on red vinyl.
1. Die Habsucht
2. Drohende Schatten
3. Gnosis der Vergänglichkeit
4. Der letzte Galgen
5. Der Findling
https://www.facebook.com/derrotemilan / http://www.ucdeath.com
SOL DE SANGRE / PANICO AL MIEDO - Split MCD in January - Lyric Videos available
On January 25th 2019 War Anthem Records will release "La Senda De La Muerte", a split MCD featuring Colombian Death Metallers SOL DE SANGRE and Spanish Death-Thrashers PANICO AL MIEDO!
Both have covered two songs of their favourite bands: while SOL DE SANGRE present Entombed's "Revel In Flesh" & Unleashed's "Before The Creation Of Time" (mixed by Tomas Skogsberg, mastered by Dan Swanö), PANICO AL MIEDO decided to pay their tribute to Death's “Pull The Plug” and Pestilence's "Twisted Truth" (mixed by Marc Boria, mastered by Tony Lindgren). Furthermore they decided to reinterpret the lyrics in their native language, giving the cover versions a completely new vibe and atmosphere.
Lyric videos are available at the following locations.
PÁNICO AL MIEDO - Desconéctame (DEATH cover): https://youtu.be/cRroUClMkGc
SOL DE SANGRE - Festín De La Carne (ENTOMBED cover): https://youtu.be/tSo-4ipR_XM
This special release is adorned with a cover artwork by Juanjo Castellano Rosado.
1. Festin de la carne (SOL DE SANGRE)
2. Antes de la creación (SOL DE SANGRE)
3. Desconéctame (PANICO AL MIEDO)
4. Verdad Vil (PANICO AL MIEDO)
www.facebook.com/soldesangre / www.facebook.com/panicoalmiedo / www.war-anthem.de