Norway’s avant-garde black metal innovators, Borknagar, have released a special 25th Anniversary reissue of their pioneering self-titled debut album Borknagar, out for the first time ever worldwide via the band’s longtime label partner Century Media Records.
Audio samples from the release are available below:
In the new audio clip below from FaceCulture, Cradle Of Filth frontman Dani Filth talks about metal being a form of escapism both for himself as well as the listener.
Cradle Of Filth released their new album, Existence Is Futile, on October 22nd via Nuclear Blast. The album consists of 12 new tracks with a total playing time of 54 minutes.
There's no dawn for Midnight, and Metal Blade Records is proud to announce the reissue pressings of the thrashers three classic albums - No Mercy For Mayhem (2014), Sweet Death And Ecstasy (2017) - both available today - and Satanic Royalty (2011) - available December 10*.
Each album comes in a variety of limited -edition colored vinyl and can be found at the links below, and at the band's store.
At the peak of the pandemic lockdown last year, Behemoth set the world on fire when they took over an abandoned church in rural Poland, bringing their truly spectacular production for a worldwide streaming event, which was lauded by rock media as one of the very best livestream events to date.
After just over a year since the show’s premiere, In Absentia Dei returns in a range of deluxe formats for fans to relive the drama that took place on that fateful night in 2020.
The new deluxe edition of the album, now entitled Borknagar (25th Anniversary Reissue 2021) marks the definitive version of this pioneering Norwegian metal classic, as it includes a careful remaster of the 10 album songs courtesy of Øystein G. Brun himself, a makeover for the original artwork, profound liner notes, exclusive photos and a bonus disc full of previously unheard material from the band vaults.
Hailing from Greece, experimental/progressive black metal outfit Aenaon, comprising members of Varathron and Katavasia, has inked a record deal with Agonia Records.
The band plans to end the five-year hiatus that followed 2016's Hypnosophy, by putting out a new album of "heavily textured black metal.”
Black metal legends Cradle Of Filth have checked in with the following update:
"We have once again teamed up with Rockabilia.com, to release these special limited edition screen printed posters by Australian artist Rhys Cooper (Studio Seppuku).
This is Rhys’ hauntingly beautiful reimaging of the artwork to COF’s second album – 1996’s Dusk And Her Embrace
BEHEMOTH set the world on fire when the Polish masters of black metal took an abandoned church in rural Poland to perform a worldwide stream event in the heart of the pandemic lockdown.
After over a year since the show's premiere, "In Absentia Dei" returns on to a range of deluxe formats for fans to relive the danger and drama that took place on that fateful night in 2020. The live release will hit the shelves on December 17.
Enslaved's Caravans To The Outer Worlds EP has been released unto the universe, alongside a beautiful video for the track, "Ruun II - The Epitaph". Viewers should note that the video is part two - a second part to the video which accompanied the EP title track.
A new cycle is underway, and Enslaved find themselves on a bridge between the archaic and the unmapped
Following Lex Amentiae, released in 2017, Norway’s Order are releasing their brand new and second full-length album The Gospel out digitally on October 1 and physically on October 29 via Listenable Records. New video for “It Burns” is streaming below.
Order was founded in 2013 by Anders Odden, Rene Jansen, Kjetil Manheim and Billy Messiah.