MASTODON’s Debut Album Remission Set For Deluxe Reissue

Relapse Records is proud to present a deluxe reissue of MASTODON‘s seminal debut LP Remission, a record that would immediately establish them as one of the most important bands in the history of heavy music. Exploding onto the scene in 2002, Mastodon combined an unparalleled level of musicianship together with songwriting sophistication that simply did not exist amongst their peers. Over a decade after its release Remission remains one of the most important titles in Relapse’s rich catalog, and it […]


CHAOS MOON – Resurrection Extract

For many fans, it has been a while since Chaos Moon had put out a full length. Since 2007’s Languor into Echoes, Beyond and Origin of Apparition, the news of Chaos Moon being laid to rest and then a rebirth in 2013, many have been awaiting this upcoming album aptly named Resurrection Extract. Alex Poole (also known as Esoterica) has come back with a dark, enchanting and almost otherworldly release to show us all he has not lost a step since 2007. Compared to […]


KING OF ASGARD Debut New Song on Metal Insider

Swedish Viking black metal-tinged act, KING OF ASGARD are set to release their third album “Karg” July 22nd, 2014 via Metal Blade Records. Visit metalblade.com/kingofasgard to stream the first single “The Runes Of Hel” and pre-order your copy of the album. Today the band is premiering another track from “Karg.” The song entitled “Remant of the Past” is being streamed exclusively by Metal Insider. Check out the song and an exclusive interview with the band HERE. “Karg” is the third […]


ENTRAILS Unearth “Voices” Via Decibel Magazine

Resurrected From The Grave – Demo Collection To See Release Next Month Swedish death metal perpetrators, ENTRAILS, today unearth the infernal rumblings of “Voices,” via the crypt keepers at Decibel Magazine. The grim “new” ode comes by way of Resurrected From The Grave – Demo Collection, an eighteen-track monster compilation featuring the band’s Reborn and Human Decay demos. ENRAILS was initially forged in 1990 by founding guitarist, Jimmy Lundqvist, before disbanding due to his dissatisfaction with their initial demo recordings. […]


WATAIN Featured On TMZ After Brooklyn Performance

This past Sunday (June 15th), Swedish black metal tyrants WATAIN returned to North America to deliver their infamous stage ceremony of blood, fire, and death. During this special performance at the Brooklyn Bazaar, the band hurled pig’s blood into the crowd, baptizing NY fans in filth as part of their Satanic ritual. For a video clip from the show, head over to TMZ.com for the exclusive, “disgusting” footage: http://www.tmz.com/2014/06/17/waitain-pigs-blood-metal-band-video-swedish-black-metal/ While Watain’s Brooklyn concert will be the trio’s only US appearance […]


VISCERAL DISGORGE Guitarist Found Dead

The Maryland based Slamming Death Metal band VISCERAL DISGORGE suffered a sever loss as their guitarist was found dead this morning. The band release this statement on their Facebook page: “It is with the deepest regret that I have to inform everyone in this manner. VISCERAL DISGORGE guitarist/key composer/original member Steve Rosenzweig was found dead this morning. We are not at liberty to discuss any details regarding his untimely death. I will try to post information on his viewing/funeral for […]



Many of you out there think probably that bands like Dimmu Borgir and Cradle of Filth are the top bands in the sympho/melodic black metal genre but some others of us have heard some of the great hidden gems in the genre. I picked up The Art of Dreaming by GOLDEN DAWN for $2.99 at a music store and since then, I have been in love with the music. I took time later to contact Stefan Traunmueller and have been in contact […]