INFERNAL MAJESTY has signed a contract with High Roller Records for the release of an album called No God.
Calgary, Canada-based KREPITUS will issue its demo The Eyes of The Soulless on November 25th. The band was formed in 2013.
THIS GIFT IS A CURSE is conducting European tour dates in support of its latest album All Hail The Swinelord. This time round, the Swedish “sludge black metal” will tour France with short excursions to Germany and Switzerland.
Ukrainian black metal band BALFOR, which recently announced signing with French black metal label Drakkar Productions, has a forthcoming effort entitled Black Serpent Rising. The Black Serpent Rising’s artwork is created by Ukrainian artist Nurgeslag (ROTTING CHRIST).
Black Tears is issuing HASTUR’s The Black River CD on October 8th. The Genoa, Italy-based band plays death metal and features former SACRADIS members.
Swiss death/thrash metal band EXIT has announced a new album, called Into Darkness, to be released on October 21st through Art Gates Records.
Non Serviam Records has issued ZORNHEYM’s A Silent God on October 21.
WOLVES DEN, featuring ex-EQULIBRIUM vocalist Helge, has issued Deus Vult (‘God Wants It’). The band was formed in 2013.
L’Aube Glacée is the new album by BAHRRECHT and follows Nuit De Neige, which was released in 2011. L’Aube Glacée was composed by Feanor in 2012. It will be issued on 21st of October through Ketzer Records.
On November 25th, Chicago-based death/doom band COKEGOAT will release a full-length called Drugs And Animals.
The third album from Greek “progressive black metal” band AENAON has issued an album called Hypnosophy through Code666.
The Netherlands-based PESTILENCE is back with a new line-up featuring singer/guitarist Patrick Mameli as well as guitarist Santiago Dobles (AGHORA), bassist Tony Choy (ATHEIST/CYNIC) again and Septimiu Hărşan (DISAVOWED) on drums.
SEPULTURA will release a new studio album, called Machine Messiah, on January 13th through Nuclear Blast. The album was produced by the band and Jens Borgen (SOILWORK, OPETH, AMON AMARTH, etc.) at Fascination Street Studio in Örebro, Sweden. The lyrics are influenced by the robotization of modern society.
WOLVHAMMER continues to write material for its next LP, the follow-up to 2014’s Profound Lore-released Clawing Into Black Sun, with a release date of sometime in 2017. In the meantime, the band is touring the USA first with TOMBS and then with ABIGAIL WILLIAMS and AMIENSUS.
Greek band AENAON will release an album this month through Code666. Entitled Hypnosophy, the seven-track release was captured at Crown Audio Conspiracies.
HATE ETERNAL has announced a European tour with VADER and THREAT SIGNAL in support of its latest album Infernus. The US death metal band will kick off its tour at the Druckerei in Bad Oeynhausen, Germany on November 4th.
LAMB OF GOD will release an EP called The Duke in December. The EP’s title track, which was recorded during the recording for the VII: Sturm Und Drang album, is inspired by a band fan named Wayne Ford who was diagnosed with leukemia in 2010 and died in 2015 at the age of 33.
GORGUTS has kicked off its headlining North American tour together with INTRONAUT and BRAIN TENTACLES.
Nuclear Blast Records issuing KREATOR’s Gods Of Violence album in January.
Season of Mist has signed Finnish death/doom metal band HOODED MENACE. The group was formed in 2007 by guitarist Lasse Pyykkö who has also performed in PHLEGETHON.
OMNIUM GATHERUM has signed a worldwide contract with Century Media Records.
Techno-death metal band COMA CLUSTER VOID is accompanying the release of its full-length, Mind Cemeteries, with a music video for the song Everything Is Meant To Kill Us.
Singer Robert Andersson and bassist Edvin Aftonfalk, formerly of the MORBUS CHRON, joined original ENTOMBED members Alex Hellid (guitar), Uffe Cederlund (guitar) and Nicke Andersson (drums) to perform on the Båten cruise out of Stockholm on October 27. Nicke Andersson is Aftonfalk’s half-brother. This line-up looks to be a permanent fixture. In the meantime, ENTOMBED A.D., with former singer LG, will conduct on a North American tour in January including one show in Vancouver. Support will come from FULL OF HELL and TURBID NORTH.
VOID OMNIA has announced a run of West Coast North American shows for this December. Additionally, the vinyl version of the Dying Light debut LP is now available through Vendetta Records.
Crossover band EXCEL has remastered its 1989 album The Joke’s On You, which is being rereleased through Southern Lord.
German speed metal band SKULLWINX issued its The Relic album on the 24th of September through Metalizer Records.
Brutal death metal band PIGHEAD has issued an album called Until All Flesh Decays through Rising Nemesis Records. PIGHEAD is touring Europe to support this release together with GORGASM (US), RECTAL SMEGMA (NL) and NERVO CHAOS (BRA).
Italy-based LAST RITES has an album called Unholy Puppets through Black Tears.
Italy-based CARVED has an album called Kyrie Eleison through Revalve Records. The band’s music is described as “melodic death metal.”
Sofia, Bulgaria-based death metal band EUFOBIA has its self-titled album released on October 31st by Wizard Music.
Shrines Of Paralysis, the new full-length album by New Zealand’s ULCERATE, was issued through Relapse Records.
UK-based DYSCARNATE has signed with Unique Leader. The band’s as-yet-untitled third full-length will be released in 2017.
Season Of Mist has signed REPLACIRE. The American techno-metal band from Boston, Massachusetts will release its new album on the label.
20 Buck Spin and Osmose Productions present the debut LP by the Portuguese death metal band THE OMINIOUS CIRCLE which will be issued in January. It is called Appalling Ascension.
NETHERBIRD’s The Grander Voyage was released on October 28th through Black Lodge Records.