THIS GIFT IS A CURSE – All Hail The Swinelord

When venturing online for new music or bands to check out, I try to find something that really stands out and I did when first discovering THIS GIFT IS A CURSE. We all know a lot of amazing metal bands come from Sweden such as Dissection, In Flames, Amon Amarth, Bathory, At the Gates…the list goes on. This Gift Is A Curse is truly something new and pleasing to the ears. The band combines elements of hardcore and sludge with influences from […]


EMPTINESS Sign With Season of Mist

Season of Mist has made a new signing. The Belgian blackened death metal menace Emptiness will release their next full-length on the label and has joined their family. The quartet is currently working on a follow-up to the immersive Nothing But The Whole. They are hoping to release it next year and we are hoping we get to hear it soon. Regarding their signing, Emptiness comment: “We are currently working on the follow-up to Nothing But The Whole, for which […]


Season Of Mist Releasing New Folk Compilation

On May 23rd (May 27th in North America), Season of Mist will release a special compilation entitled One And All, Together, For Home. Initiated by Drudkh main man Roman Sayenko, this project consists of established bands from the metal world recording between and three folk and mostly acoustic songs. The band lineup consists of: Primordial (Ireland) Drudkh (Ukraine) Ava Inferi (Portugal) Kampfar (Norway) Winterfylleth (England) Häive (Finland) Himinbjorg (France) Mondvolland (Netherlands)