Its been just over three years since French blackened shoegaze act Alcest presented its fans with the stellar (and throw back) album "Kodama." Though the days of the band's raw black metal style still much farther in the distant past, the band has flirted with a "return" by adding more blackened elements into their melodic shoegaze stew. This continues on "Spiritual Instinct," but its the melodic and prototypical droning blackhaze that still highlights the talented band's si
French multifaceted, post-black metal band Decline Of The I will posted a video clip for the new song "Enslaved By Existence," which is available in the player above. The song appears on the new album "Escape," which drops on July 27th via Agonia Records (pre-order the album here). Decline Of The I originates from France and is inspired by the works of the French surgeon, writer and philosopher Henri Laborit. The band is led by a multi-instrumentalist, A - a skilled musician,
Icelandic progressive post-black metal act Kontinuum released another new single from the band's new album "No Need to Reason," coming July 6th via Season of Mist. Check out "Warm Blood" in the player above and pre-order the album over at this location. The track listing for the album is: 1. Shivers (song streaming here) 2. Lifelust 3. Warm Blood 4. Neuron 5. No Need to Reason 6. Low Road 7. Erotica 8. Stargaze 9. Two Moons (song streaming here) 10. Black Feather #Kontinuum
"A Judgement Divine" - the forthcoming new album from black/death metal duo Torii is now streaming in its entirety in the player below, which contains a link where you can pre-order a copy. The album drops this Friday (June 8th). Torri is a two piece metal band based out of Rogers, Arkansas. Bill Masino (all instruments / artwork / occasional lyrics) and Eric May (all vocals / lyrics / writings) began working together in 2013 with the debut album "The Shadow of the Mountain.
Polish blackened sludge/post-metal act Entropia announced details of the new album "Vacuum," which is planned for a September 2018 release via Arachnophobia Records. Details on the album's release date and pre-order link, as well as the first single, will be announced soon.
Following the success of "Ufonaut," Entropia does not stop the search for perfectly psychedelic music. By giving in to the inspirations that have been slowly developing for years now, Entropia develops i
Icelandic progressive post-black metal act Kontinuum released the new single "Two Moons," which is available in the player above. The song is featured on the band's new album "No Need to Reason," coming July 6th via Season of Mist, the first new material since 2015's "Kyrr." Pre-order the album over at this location. The track listing for the album is: 1. Shivers (song streaming here) 2. Lifelust 3. Warm Blood 4. Neuron 5. No Need to Reason 6. Low Road 7. Erotica 8. Stargaze
Rising from the ashes of Agalloch and Giant Squid, a new group is born: Khôrada. Featuring former Agalloch members Don Anderson (guitar), Jason Walton (bass) and Aesop Dekker (drums) alongside ex-Giant Squid guitarist/vocalist Aaron John Gregory, Khôrada creates colossal, textured, and emotionally powerful music. The group will release its debut album "Salt" on July 20th via Prophecy Productions. Today, the band has unveiled the artwork, track listing and first new single, “O
French multifaceted, post-black metal band Decline Of The I will release the third studio album titled "Escape" on July 27th via Agonia Records (pre-order the album here). In anticipation, the band has revealed a new music video for the edit version of the track "Je Pense Donc Je Fuis," which is available in the player above. "Escape" will feature six varied, original compositions (including the full, 12-minute version of "Je Pense Donc Je Fuis") replete with artwork from Dav
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
Icelandic progressive post-black metal act Kontinuum released the new single "Shivers," the first new material since 2015's Kyrr." Check out the song streaming in the player above. The song will appear on the band's new album "No Need to Reason," coming July 6th via Season of Mist. #Kontinuum #songstream #postblackmetal #progressiveblackmetal #SeasonOfMist
Post-black metal act Koniec Pola (translates to ‘The End of the Field’ from Polish) teamed up with Invisible Oranges for the full stream of the debut album entitled "Cy" over at this location, or more conveniently in the player at the bottom. The album comes via Devoted Art Propaganda this month. Koniec Pola takes a different approach to post-rock, black metal and experimental music making it a project difficult to classify as one genre. "Cy" is a story about a specific, but
Post-black metal act Deadly Carnage has published a video for the new song "Devide." The song is taken from the band's upcoming album "Through the Void, Above the Suns," which is out on March 30th via ATMF (Aeternitas Tenebrarum Musicae Fundamentum). Check out the clip above. The track list for the album is: 1. Quantum 2. Matter 3. Hyle 4. Cosmi 5. Lumis 6. Ifene 7. Fractals 8. Divide 9. Entropia #DeadlyCarnage #postblackmetal #blackmetal #deathmetal #ATMFRecords #musicvideo
Brooklyn Blackened post-metal act Tombs, who released the fourth full-length album "The Grand Annihilation" last year via Metal Blade Records, will return to the road this May to support Bloodbath on select shows, before a handful of headlining performances with Barishi. See all confirmed dates below: 5/25/2018 Court Tavern - New Brunswick, NJ 5/26/2018 Brighton Music Hall - Boston, MA w/ Bloodbath 5/27/2018 Irving Plaza - New York, NY w/ Bloodbath 5/28/2018 Phoenix Concert T
Russian post-metal act L'Homme Absurde has completed work on the sophomore album "Sleepless," which can be considered the logical follow-up to the band's creativity, the working formula of "Monsters" (2016), but with more influences from hardcore/metalcore music. "Sleepless" is set to be released on March 26th via Russian label Soundage Productions.
L'Homme Absurde was started by A., a russian musician formerly known as the drummer for a series of Moscow doom metal bands (M
There is a new project dedicated to exploring sounds from the countryside. Consisting of members from Licho, S., Wędrowcy~Tułacze~Zbiegi and Strzępy, Koniec Pola (translates to ‘The End of the Field’ from Polish) will release the debut album entitled "Cy" via Devoted Art Propaganda in March 2018. A trailer clip for the album can be viewed above. Koniec Pola takes a different approach to post-rock, black metal and experimental music making it a project difficult to classify as
Following months of anticipation and high critical praise, Austrian metal band Harakiri For The Sky has released their fourth studio album "Arson" today (February 16th) via AOP Records. Fans can purchase and stream the record now over here. In celebration of the new album's release, the band is streaming the entire album in the player above! Founded in 2011 in Vienna, Austria, Harakiri For The Sky has become widely known for a black metal meets post-rock style and unique mixt
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 metal scene is bracing for one of 2018’s most awaited and globally celebrated releases, from Austrian metal giants Harakiri For The Sky. In just under ten days, the band will be releasing the critically heralded new record "Arson" with AOP Records on February 16th. The band recently partnered with DecibelMagazine.com to debut the new track “Stillborn” over here, but you can just check it out in the player above. from the upcoming record. Additionally, North American fans
French metal/hardcore band, Beyond The Styx will release the new album "Stiigma" on February 23rd via Klonosphere/Season of Mist Distribution & Diorama Records. A preview clip for the album can be accessed via the player above. "Stiigma" was recorded in August 2017 at DOME Studio by David Potvin, in Avrillé, France. Poduced, engineered, mixed & mastered by Nick Jett (Terror, Backtrack, Lionheart) and Beyond The Styx. Art direction, illustrations and design was created by Ammo
Russian post-black metal act L'Homme Absurde has published a music video for the latest single "Cleansing The Temple," which was released back on Christmas day and which will be featured on the band's upcoming album. Check out the clip above.
L'Homme Absurd was initially founded as the one-man-band of A., drummer for Russian doom metal bands such as Mare Infinitum, Who Dies In Siberian Slush and Comatose Vigil, being the mastermind of doom/down tempo band A Youn Man's Funer