Norwegian black metal band ISKALD will release their third album, "The Sun I Carried Alone", on January 17, 2011 via Indie Recordings. The CD was mixed and mastered at 210 Studios in Berlin by producers Stamos Koliousis and Vangelis Labrakis.
Tracklist: 01. Alucinor 02. Under the Black Moon 03. Natt utover Havet 04. Forged by Wolves 05. I Lys av Mørket 06. The sun I Carried Alone 07. Rigor Mortis 08. These Dreams Divine 09. Burning Bridges
Swedish death metal band VOMITORY have entered Leon Music Studios outside Karlstad, Sweden with producer Rikard Löfgren to record their eighth full-length album for a spring 2011 release via Metal Blade Records. The drum tracks to two songs have been laid down so far.
Swedish death metal masters DIABOLICAL have signed with Abyss Records for the worldwide release of their upcoming full-length album, "Ars Vitae". Due out in February 2011, The CD consists of 17 tracks of both new studio recordings produced earlier this year at Necromorbus Studio (WATAIN, UNANIMATED, DESTRÖYER 666) in Alvik, Sweden and previously unreleased recordings.
Celebrarating their 25th anniversary of all original members, Chicago's murder metal pioneers MACABRE unleash their brand new studio album, "Grim Scary Tales", in Europe on January 31, 2011 via Hammerheart Records and in North America on February 8, 2011 through Willowtip Records.
Tracklist: 01. Locusta 02. Nero's Inferno 03. The Black Knight 04. Dracula 05. The Big Bad Wolf 06. Countess Bathory 07. Burke and Hare 08. Mary Ann 09. The Bloody Benders 10. Lizzie Borden 11. The Ripper Tramp From France 12. Bella the Butcher 13. The Kiss of Death 14. The Sweet Tender Meat Vendor
Drummer Dimitri "Dimman" Jungi of Swedish death/black metallers SPAZMOSITY was recently involved in a motorcycle accident. As a result, all of the band's remaining concerts in 2010 have been canceled. SPAZMOSITY will return to the live and festival scene in early 2011.
Tommy Talamanca, guitarist and keyboardist of the Italian prog/death band SADIST, will guest on OBSCURA's forthcoming album, "Omnivium". Tommy will contribute a guitar solo to the track "Euclidean Elements"."Omnivium" will be released in March 2011 via Relapse Records...
All Shall Perish have started to work on their new album. After the 2008’s Awaken The Dreamers, the band parted ways with their drummer Matt Kuykendall. Now for their upcoming album, Italian guitar virtuoso Francesco Artusato will accompany the band.
Reactivated Swedish death metal greats DESULTORY are set to release their long-anticipated new album, Counting Our Scars, through Pulverised Records this winter.
The full-length their first since 1996s Swallow The Snake was recorded, mixed and mastered by Tore Stjerna at Necromorbus Studio (Watain, Unanimated, Deströyer 666 etc.) in Alvik, Sweden and features the meticulous cover art and concept by legendary graphic designer Travis Smith (Nevermore, Opeth, Amorphis, King Diamond, etc.).
In addition, the record will be available with an alternate slipcase cover to truly showcase Smiths elaborate concept.
Dutch Thrash metal band CRUSTACEAN have inked a deal with XTREEM MUSIC for the release of their long awaited 3rd album "Greed, Tyranny & Sodomy".
"Greed, Tyranny & Sodomy" is expected be released April 2011 but you can actually listen two advance tracks which will give you an idea of the direction of the new album by this great dutch band. Just visit their official MySpace:
Garden State death metallers GRIMUS recently posted a teaser video documenting the recording process for their latest full-length, Gutter Earth. The video can be viewed HERE.
Gutter Earth was recorded and mixed by GRIMUS guitarist Marco Bobadilla and mastered by Bill Henderson at Azimuth Mastering. Gutter Earth is available for free download HERE and is also streaming on the band's official MySpace page.
Tracklist: 1. In The Gutter 2. Friends For (N)ever 3. The Situation 4. Decimation