After cementing his status as a bona fide legend as frontman and lead composer for black metal pioneers Emperor, Norwegian singer and songwriter Ihsahn returns with his seventh solo album, Ámr. In what can only described as his most ambitious album to date, Ihsahn manages to deliver an effort that is certain to appeal not only to his long-time fans, but one that is sure to expose him to an entirely new audience who will be immediately captivated. It’s the journey that makes
Belgium's post-ambient black metal act Soul Dissolution, which comprises members from Marche Funebre, teamed up with Pop Matters for the release of the new video clip "Stardust" at this location. Of course, you can just stay right here and click the player just above to check out the clip as well. The song is the title track of the band's latest album which is now available via Black Lion Records. Grab your own copy of the album over here. #SoulDissolution #postblackmetal #am
Psychedelic ambient dark metal project Gandalf's Owl, the side project of Heimdall vocalist Gandolfo Ferro, has completed work on the debut album "Who's the Dreamer?" The album is currently being shopped for label support. The band signed with Club Inferno management to find a label to trust this project who shows the magic and the atmosphere typical of the ambient dark and elegance of the psychedelic sounds of Floydian memory. This is a jewel we could anticipate with the pre
Ihsahn, one of Norway's most pioneering musical legends, has unveiled details of his upcoming studio album "Àmr." The nine-track long-player will be released via Candlelight/Spinefarm on May 4th, with pre-orders live at this location. The first track to be made available from the album is "Arcana Imperii," which features a guitar solo by Opeth's Fredrik Åkesson. Watch the video in the player above. "As with previous albums, I've tried to maintain a certain diversity throughou
Formed in 2015, Ukrainian atmospheric progressive metal rockers Sleep In Heads is unleashing the debut full-length album "On the Air" on March 1st via Noizr. Leading up to its release, the band has posted an album teaser, which can be heard in the player above.
Comprised of Sonya (Vocals) (whom the band is named after when her name is loosely translated from Ukrainian/ Russian means "sleepyhead"), Serj (Guitars), Natali (Violins), Fann (Bass) and Roman (Drums), the quintet
Greek neoclassical ambient act Chaostar - the experimental side project of Christos Antoniou of Septicflesh - is streaming the new single "Tazama Jua." The song will appear on the new album "The Undivided Light," which is set to drop on March 23rd via Season of Mist Records. Pre-orders for the album can be made at this location. 1. Tazama Jua 2. Blutbad 3. Stones and Dust 4. The Undivided Light 5. Mέμνησο (Memniso) 6. Silent Yard 7. Ying & Yang #Chaostar #SeasonOfMist #ambien
Belgium's post-ambient black metal act Soul Dissolution, which comprises members from Marche Funebre, has released the first single from the recently announced new studio album "Stardust." Entitled "Far Above The Boiling Sea Of Life," the single is available in the form of a static video designed by Marcos Cerutti. Check it out above! "Stardust " will arrive nearly 2 years and 5 weeks since the day its predecessor ("Pale Distant Light," 2016) came out on Throats Productions.
The new album from one man Norwegian ambient black metal band Minneriket is just around the corner! "Anima Sola" will be released on January 2, 2018 via ABAR (Akslen Black Art Records) and will feature 10 tracks of dark, tormented music and lyrics. The first taste can be seen/heard above via the video clip for the opening track "Tro, håp og kjærlighet."
Minneriket is the work of vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Stein Akslen, who created the project for as much a philosoph
International free-genre combo The Way Of Purity is proud to present the ambient/orchestra version of the song "1." This is a new achievement for the mysterious and mystic band in terms of sound and music development. Exploring new musical territories is what makes them fearless, great and unique.
"11" is taken from the band's latest full-length "The Majesty Of Your Becoming," which is available via Wormholedeath. The band commented: "Since we started this project, we have e