BLUT AUS NORD Streaming New Track “Paien”

digi mall [Converted]One of my all time favorite black metal acts, Blut Aus Nord, will be releasing their new album Memoria Vetusta III – Saturnian Poetry next month and the band has released a spectacular new track titled “Paien.” The track is the first official off of the new album and it clocks in at damn-near eight minutes of black metal goodness. Check out the track below*. It’s wonderful.     Continue reading

MYRKUR Releases Music Video For “Nattens Barn”

One-woman black metal act Myrkur released a phenomenal EP not too long ago that I haven’t been able to get enough of. I mean, it’s a spectacular record through and through and I can’t wait to hear more from this project. Myrkur has also released a pretty rad music video for her track “Nattens Barn” which comes off of the aforementioned EP. Check out the video after the jump. MOARPLZ.     Continue reading

ANAAL NATHRAKH Streaming New Track “Monstrum In Animo”

anaal-nathrakh-desideratum-600x600Blackened grindcore heathens Anaal Nathrakh will be releasing their new record, their first for new label Metal Blade Records, and the band has unleashed their beastly new track “Monstrum In Animo” over on Decibel. This track is vicious, it’s loud and it’s apocalyptic. You can stream the monstrosity after the jump. If you dare. Continue reading

AEVANGELIST Streaming Newly Released Album “Writhes In The Murk”

aevangelist-witmToday saw the release of Aevangelist‘s new album Writhes In The Murk, which is one of the filthiest, most grotesque, most phenomenally heavy albums of the year. If you’re new to the band, this is a good place to start and if you’re already into the US purveyors of blackened death. After the jump you can stream/buy the new album from Aevangelist and I highly suggest doing so. It rules. Enjoy, fool.      Continue reading

MYRKUR Streaming Debut EP

myrkurScandinavian one-woman black metal act Myrkur is a band that jumped onto my radar a week or so ago and I have really been enjoying what I’ve heard from her self-titled debut record, which is to be released next week. The band has a very dark and intense sound and I think this will definitely be a contender for EP of the year. Check it out over on Pitchfork and see what you think.

VARATHRON Announce New Album “Untrodden Corridors Of Hades”

Greek black metallers Varathron have announced the release of their 7th full length album and follow up to 2012’s Genesis of the Unaltered Evil. The new record will be entitled Untrodden Corridors of Hades and will be released through Agonia Records on November 21st (Europe) and December 9th (Rest of the World). The record was recorded, mixed and engineered by Kostas Kalampokas at Infinite Loop Music in Greece and was mastered by Tom Kvålsvoll (1349, Emperor, etc)at Strype Audio  in Norway. The album’s artwork, track listing and video trailer can be seen after the break.

Pre-orders for Untrodden Corridors of Hades can be placed here.

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10686744_10152640776442716_1198521085824667180_nHoly hell. Talk about extreme meets extreme, Mortals will be teaming up with crusty blackened act Wolvhammer around Halloween and running through mid-November. This tour is sure to decimate all reality and if you are anywhere within the vicinity of at least one of these shows, I highly recommend checking it out. You’ve got crust and you’ve got filth, all packed into one space, so what’s not to be stoked about? Check out the dates after the jump!      Continue reading

SKELETONWITCH Release NSFW Music Video For “Unending, Everliving”

SKeletonwitchBlackened thrashers Skeletonwitch have today unveiled their new music video for their track “Unending, Everliving,” which comes off of the bands most recent effort Serpents Unleashed. The video is quite certainly NSFW, so watch it on your own time. It’s a pretty rad video, although no where near the bands video with the Furries. Check out the video for “Unending, Everliving” below.      Continue reading

TOMBS Release Music Video For “Seance”

Tombs-Savage-Gold-620x620New York-based black metal band Tombs released an amazing album called Savage Gold earlier this year and the band has now released a great music video for a great track. I love the track “Seance” and the music video accompaniment is spectacular. You can check out the video after the jump and be sure to pick up Savage Gold if you haven’t. It’s available now via Relapse Records.    Continue reading

BELPHEGOR Streaming New Album “Conjuring The Dead”

Belphegor-Conjuring-the-Dead-620x620Death metal horde Belphegor will be releasing their abysmally brutal new record Conjuring The Dead tomorrow and the band is currently streaming this aural beat-down right now. I have loved this band for a long time and I think they are in top form on Conjuring. Blackened death metal at its finest and definitely not for the meek. Check out the full stream after the jump.      Continue reading

BOTANIST Streaming New Album “VI: Flora”

Botanist’s oddly beautiful new album, VI: Flora, can now be streamed in its entirety over at Noisey. The hammered dulcimer-infused black metal affair will officially be released next Monday, August 11th, via The Flenser. But we know you cannot wait four more days, so feel free to stream the album over at Noisey now.


KRIEG Streaming New Track “Order Of The Solitary Road”

kreigUS black metal force Krieg will soon be releasing their latest sacrificial offering Transient and the band is currently streaming a new track titled “Order Of The Solitary Road.” This track is vicious and phenomenal through and through. I can’t wait to hear Transient in full, especially if the rest of the album sounds anything like “Order…” Check out the track after the jump, courtesy of Decibel Magazine.      Continue reading

NACHTMYSTIUM Streaming New Track “Tear You Down”

NACHTMYSTIUM-The-World-We-Left-Behind-DLPNachtmystium, who will be fully disbanding after the release of their final album The World We Left Behind, have unleashed a stream of their new track “Tear You Down,” which deals with Blake Judd’s heroine addiction/recovery. After the jump you can check out the track as well as a statement from Judd himself about the track. Check it out.      Continue reading