Polish Death Metal band SPHERE is going to release its second album titled 'Homo Hereticus' on 10th of February this year. The album, limited to 666 copies, will be unleashed upon mankind by Masterful Records.
'Homo Hereticus' was recorded in ZED Studio by Tomek 'Zed' Zalewski in summer 2010.
The artwork has been created by the band's vocalist in cooperation with Kaos who had also worked for Throneum, Christ Agony and Revelation Of Doom.
All samples and intros for 'Homo Hereticus' were recorded by Andy Blakk (Conquest Icon, Empheris) exclusively.
You can check two of the newest tracks from forthcoming album here:
01. Forever Sworn to Blasphemy
02. Godless Profanity
03. Third Scent Carcass
05. Homo Hereticus
06. Holistic Paralysis
07. Psalm to the Dark One
08. Grave's Cold Darkness
09. Vengeance's Core
10. Devils' Reunion
11. Beyond Madness of Gods
Album recording lineup:
Analripper - vocals
Lucas - guitars
Cthulhu - guitars
Th0rn - drums
Burning - bass
The band commented:
'It stems from death metal origin but it's enriched in fresh groovy ideas. 'Homo Hereticus' is a powerful tool blasting minds and souls. It makes a perfect base upon the redemption march.'
After an EP and a Promo album, the Turkish Progressive Death Metal band BAHT finally finished the recordings of a 8-song full length album titled "In My Veins". The Finnish musician Joona Räsänen has taken the duty of drums recording in it, as he did in the band's last promo album.
"In My Veins" is mixed and mastered in Unisound Studios in Sweden by Dan Swanö, who contributed many bands such as OPETH, BLOODBATH,KATATONIA, EDGE OF SANITY...
01 - The Trauma (05:41)
02 - Neden? (04:06)
03 - Dua (04:44)
04 - Lost & Found (05:16)
05 - Creedish (04:55)
06 - Sacred Enigma (05:11)
07 - Introspection (06:33)
08 - Orientation (05:28)
BAHT was formed in 2007 with the idea of creating a sound Progressive and Oriental at the same time not stereotypic. In 2008, the band recorded a five-song EP album called "Bilinçten Derine" with all songs in Turkish. One year later, the band recorded their two-song second record "Resurgence Hour", with Joona Räsänen from Finland on drums.
In 2012, after being on stage of many festivals and organisations for couple of years, the band has recorded their first full-length album. The album has been created with the combination of Oriental, Progressive and Death Metal themes.
"Cathedral Walls", the new video from Finnish doom metallers SWALLOW THE SUN, can be seen below. The song, which features a guest appearance by Anette Olzon of NIGHTWISH, comes off the band's fifth full-length album, "Emerald Forest And The Blackbird", which will be released on February 1 via Spinefarm Records.
"The Origin Of Disease", a brand new song from Belgian death metalers ABORTED, can be streamed by clicking here. The track comes off the band's seventh studio album, "Global Flatline", which will be released on January 24, 2012 (one day earlier internationally) via Century Media Records.
The CD was recorded, mixed, and mastered by the Jacob Hansen (VOLBEAT, PESTILENCE, HATESPHERE) at Hansen Studios in Ribe, Denmark. The artwork was once again created by Justin Osbournfrom Slasher Design.
The first trailer for "The Inherited Repression", the fifth studio album from Australian technical death metallers PSYCROPTIC, can be seen below. The CD will be released on February 7 in North America and February 10 in Europe via Nuclear Blast Records.
New Orleans' GOATWHORE has set "Blood For The Master" as the title of its new album, due on February 14 in North America via Metal Blade Records. The follow-up to 2009's "Carving Out The Eyes Of God" was recorded at Mana Recording Studios in St. Petersburg, Florida with producer with Erik Rutan.
"Dead And Dying", a brand new song from Finnish dark metallers SOULFALLEN, can be streamed below.
The track comes off the band's third album, "The Promise Of Hell", which will be released on January 18, 2012 via the band's own label, Grave New Music, with distribution from Inverse Records/Supersounds (Finland), Plastic Head(U.K.), Bertus (Holland), Sound Pollution (Sweden), Disk Union (Japan), The End Records (USA), Rebeat (Austria), Non Stop (Switzerland), andLSP/MetalZone (Belgium).
David Gold, a founding member of the Ontario, Canada-based black and doom metal band WOODS OF YPRES, was killed last night (Thursday, December 22) in an accident near Barrie, Ontario. He was 31 years old. A memorial service is tentatively scheduled to be held in Gold's hometown of Sault Ste. Marie on December 28.
Swedish black metallers NAGLFAR have completed work on their sixth album, "Téras", for a March 2012 release via Century Media Records. The drum tracks on the CD were laid down by Dirk Verbeuren (SOILWORK).
A brand new track, "Pale Horse", is available for streaming below.
Italian Post Hardcore combo Underwell have signed a worldwide deal with Wormholedeath/Aural Music Group for the release their debut album "Plan Your Rebirth"
The album that includes 10 songs of pure sonic assault and was recorded and produced by Alessandro Paolucci (Raw Power, The Way Of Purity) mixed and mastered by Christian Donaldson (The Agonist, Cryptopsy). The artwork for the album was made by G. Petersoo at Machine Room Design. Release date will be announced at the beginning of 2012.
Here you can listen "A Shadow Of the Night" taken from the album for preview: