Czech Republic metal act Root, has announced the bands upcoming ninth album Heritage of Satan, follow-up to the Daemon Viam Invenient album, will be released via Agonia Records on October 25th in Europe and November 22nd in North America.
"Finally we finished the work on Legion, our new album! Release date is the 16th of September.The CD also contains a video clip for Kaiserschnitt Replikant. You can pre-order your copy at firstname.lastname@example.org. The first 250 copies include an alternative coverdesign-box!"
Swedish extreme death metallers AS YOU DROWN have announced Rat King as the title of their upcoming sophomore album to be released in October worldwide via Metal Blade Records. The successor to the band's 2009 debut Reflection, Rat King was recorded at the band's own AYD Studio in Borås and was mixed and mastered by Plec (WATAIN, SCAR SYMMETRY, MISERATION) at Panic Room Studio in Skövde in July 2011.
Finnish thrashers HATEFORM - featuring in its ranks former members of MORS PRINCIPIUM EST and WATCH ME FALL as well as current members of SOLUTION .45 and DEMIGOD - has inked a management deal with Pivotal Management, the management arm of Pivotal Rockordings record label. The band is currently writing the follow-up to 2010s Origins of Plague to be released at the end of 2012 via Spinefarm Records.