After years of absence BLASPHEMY will release Victory (Son Of The Damned) DLP through Nuclear War Now! Productions on the 11th of July.
Edmonton-based VALYRIA has a demo called Into The Dying Of Time on May 18th.
Italy-based DYING AWKWARD ANGEL’s Absence Of Light is out through Rockshots Records since May 25th.
HATESPHERE has re-signed with Scarlet Records and is recording a new album at Antfarm studio with Tue Madsen.
Timisoara, Romania-based grinders BLUTRINĂ has an EP called DiscoBallz out through Loud Rage on the 28th of April.
Germany-based death metal band NOTHGARD has signed with Metal Blade. An album is due this year.
Switzerland-based NIHILO has signed with Art Gates Records.
FILII NIGRANTIUM INFERNALIUM has a new album called Hostia through Osmose Productions. The band has also rerecorded its Fellatrix album.
ACKERON’s Polarity album is out through Melancholia this month. ACKERON is a France-based metal band founded from the ashes of BLESSING SINS by Kamyar Majlessi (drum) and Adrien Frézal (guitarist) in 2012. This record has been in the works for three years.
Peru-based KATARI’s Ave, Rex Ivdaeorvm! Is out through From Deepest Records. The band is described as black metal.
Chile-based ATOMICIDE will issue the Furious and Untamed 7″ EP through Iron Bonehead on 22nd of June.
MEDIEVAL DEMON’s Medieval Necromancy is out through Hells Headbangers on the 22nd of June. The band is based in Greece.
KATAKLYSM and HYPOCRISY will tour Europe together this autumn. The bands are using the Death Is Just The Beginning monicker for the tour, which is borrowed from the old Nuclear Blast compilation series.
ONE DAY IN FUKUSHIMA’s Ozymandias album is out through Eclectic Productions. The band is based in Italy.
USA-based TWILIGHT will release, what is billed as, its last recording, Trident Death Rattle, through Ascension Monuments Media this month.
France-based DUNKELNACHT has a tour dubbed Non Canimus Surdis underway in Europe. The band started the tour on April the 25th at Club Flex in Arad Romania.
Metal Scrap Records has issued Ukraine-based PENETRUM’s Instrument Of Delusion and Hungary-based OMEGA DIATRIBE’s Trinity albums.
Black/noise band JYOTISAVEDANGA is issuing the Thermogravimetry Warp Continuum LP through Larval Productions on the 6th of June.
TARTHARIA’S Hellvue XV album is out through Phantom Pain.
TAPHOS’ Come Ethereal Somberness CD/LP is out through Blood Harvest on the 8th of June. This follows the re-release of Demo MMXVI and 7” EP MMXVII by the label this month.
EATEN’s Self-titled album is out now through Give Praise Records. The USA-based act is described as grindcore.
DEATH. VOID. TERROR.’s To the Great Monolith I LP/CD is out through Iron Bonehead on the 4th of May.
Canada-based thrash metal band AGGRESSION will release a new album, called Feels Like Punk, Sounds Like Thrash, through Dissonance Productions on May 25th.
Chile-based WEIGHT OF EMPTINESS’ demo Anfractuous Moments For Redemption was reissued in Mexico by Seals Concrete Records and Sun Empire Productions.
The Britain-based death metal band VALAFAR has signed a deal with Transcending Records and will soon release an eight-track album entitled Wolfenkind.
CAVEMAN CULT’s Supremacia Primordial 10″ EP and CRURIFRAGIUM’s (U.S.) Black Seed Of Bestiality LP are out through Larval Productions on the 6th of June.
Season of Mist has signed MYSTIFIER. The Brazil-based black metal band will release its next album through the label. The band has gone over a decade without an album.
JENNER‘s debut album To Live Is To Suffer is being re-issued on vinyl by Inferno Records. The coloured vinyl is limited to 300 copies.
The reformed band MASADA has a demo called When The Lights Go Out. Founding members Paul Quinn and Nick Travetto tapped Doug Hamel, Ray Vazquez (ex-FLESHGRIND) and Jim Harte (original drummer and founder of JUNGLE ROT) to join the group.
Utah, USA-based war metal band GOAT DISCIPLE will issue Wolfcult Domination through Blood Harvest on the 15th of June.
ARCH ENEMY will embark on a U.S tour this autumn with openers GOATWHORE and UNCURED.
Germany-based NAILED TO OBSCURITY has signed with Nuclear Blast. An album is expected this year. The label has also signed THE SPIRIT.
NONEXIST has a five-track demo called In Praise Of Death this June.
Nashville-based technical death metal group INFERI has a new album called Revenant. The album was released on April 21st (Record Store Day) through The Artisan Era.
MARDUK will release a new album, called Viktoria, through Century Media on June 22nd.
EMBRACE OF THORNS’ Scorn Aesthetics LP/CD is out through Iron Bonehead in June.
Italy-based death metal band DYING AWKWARD ANGEL shall release a new album called Absence Of Light through Rockshots in May.
Norway-based DJEVELKULT’s Når Avgrunnen Åpnes is out through Saturnal on the 25th of May.
RIBSPREADER’s The Van Murders – Part 2 is out through Xtreem Music on the 6th of June.
Death metal band DEMISE from Caracas, Venezuela shall release De La Manipulacion A La Ignoranci through Brutal Records in August.
SERENE DARK (formerly ENDEMISE) has released a demo track called Dualitatem.
“Roman Catholic black metal” band REVERORUM IB MALACHT’s Im Ra Distare Summum Soveris Seris Vas innoble is out through AnnapurnA this month.
Finland-based CARNIFEX’s Pathological Rites album is out through Xtreem Music this month.
Death metal band AGHASURA has a mini-record called Revelations through Transcending Records this month.
One-time MALEVOLENT CREATION singer Brett Hoffman was diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer and has undergone surgery. Since the USA does not have health coverage for its population the man’s friend and family are fundraising for him via GoFundMe.
IMMORTAL will release an album called Northern Chaos Gods through Nuclear blast in July. The record will be the band’s first in a decade.
Ukraine-based 1914 is currently working on a full-length album called The Blind Leading The Blind, which is dedicated to the 100-year anniversary of World War I’s end (1918). It is scheduled to see the light of day on November 11th, 2018.
HEAVING EARTH’s Diabolic Prophecies and Vision Of The Vultures demo is out through Eclectic Productions. The Czechoslovakia-based band’s album was originally issued by Redrum 666 after its 2009 recording.
Black/death metal band MUTILATE has an album called Tormentium through Iron Bonehead on the 29th of June.
Black metal band RUACH RAAH’s Under The Insignia Of Baphomet is out through War Arts Productions.
France-based black metal band AUTARCIE’s Seqvania album is out through Purity Through Fire.
Former ASSASSIN singer Robert Gonnella’s band RAGING ROB has a demo called Always The True Assassin released online.
Black/death band SACROCURSE’s Gnostic Holocaust CD is out through Hells Headbangers this month.
Brazil-based death metal band SINAYA has an album called Maze Of Madness through Brutal Records on the 10th of August. The band was formed in 2010.
Horror Pain Gore Death Productions has signed Kentucky-based MAGGOT CASKET and will issue the debut self-titled album this June.
SKELETONWITCH will release a full-length album called Devouring Radiant Light through Prosthetic Records on July 20th.
Metal Age Productions has signed Algeria-based death metal band LELAHELL to release the band’s second full-length album Alif this summer.
Austria-based RICHTHAMMER has been working since 2016 on a concept album called Ascheland, which is now released under producer Jay Hundert on his Studio Hundert label.
Melodic black metal act SERCATI has a video for the song Shockwaves Of The Countdown. It is a track taken from the upcoming demo Devoted, Demons and Mavericks.
Inspired by KEEL? Reformed Canada-based thrashers INFRARED has a demo called Saviours.
DEMONIC OBEDIENCE has an album called Fatalistic Uprisal Of Abhorrent Creation through Satanath Records.
Spain-based band PERPETUAL NIGHT has signed a distribution deal with Wormholedeath for the Anâtman album.
Horror Pain Gore Death productions has an album from Canada-based horror freaks VHS entitled The New Batch. It follows up on 2016’s Screaming Mad Gore.
DEATHWARDS’ Towards Death album is out through Invictus Productions in June.
Switzerland-based speed metal group MATTERHORN has an album called Crass Cleansing through Iron Bonehead on the 15th of June.
Solo doom band PNEUMA HAGION has an album called Trinity through Nuclear War Now! Productions.
Comatose Music has signed Canada-based brutal slam death band NECROTICGOREBEAST.
INFINITEE, created by Tres Thomas who is also known for TALES OF THE TOMB, has a demo called The Possibilities Are Endless released on April 20th.
Loud As Hell has announced its 2018 Line-up. Bands announced are FIT FOR AN AUTOPSY, ARCHSPIRE, INTO ETERNITY and NINJASPY. The show takes place between Aug 3 and 5th at Drumheller, Alberta, Canada at Dinosaur Downs Stampede Grounds.