Mar 272021
 

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Gojira
“Amazonia”
Roadrunner
An other single from their forthcoming album. This one is a bit more laid back with some bluesy grooves… then gets into more of the classic proggy metal gojira… cool stuff.

Lamb of God
Lamb Of God [Deluxe Version]
Epic Records
Full version of their 2020 self titled album with some bonus tracks as well as a bonus disk of the Richmond show where they played the whole album to a stream…

As Everything Unfolds
Within Each Lies The Other
Long Branch Records
Modern deathcore/metalcore with female vox, some cool heavy harsh stuff and more happy sounding melodic stuff too

WHITE WIZZARD
VIRAL INSANTIY
M-THEORY AUDIO
Classic metal, lots of guitar, a bit of that ol NWOBHM sound… and overall decent stuff from these veterans

Genghis Tron
Dream Weapon
Relapse
Release date: Friday, March 26th 2021
A bit noise metal, some technical stuff, electronic and progressive too

Alta Reign
Mother’s Day
Rat Pack Records
Classic AOR hard rock type stuff.

Malamorte
Mass Cult Suicide
Moribund Records
A kind of just clasic metal, some keyboards, decent grooves, and straightforward.

Johan Kihlberg’s Imperia
Spirit Of Alchemy
Metalville Records
Classic hard rock/ AOR type stuff yeah, like the Alta Reign above… good catchy classic metal with clean melodic vox and such

Sacred Oath
Return of The Dragon
Angel Thorne Music
Seems like it’s classic metal week here… more classic metal, leaning a bit into prog/power metal on this one… especially with Dragon as part of the album name!

Siamese
Home
Long Branch Records.
Modern electronic-ified metalcore/emo type stuff.

Helstar
Clad In Black
Massacre Records
2 April 2021
Always good solid stuff from this band, and the under the radar front man James Rivera with his dio-esque pipes… good classic metal.

Ischemic
Ischemic – Out April 2nd
Self-Release
2 April 2021
A little sludge, some black-ish and death metal, and some long post-metal stuff too

Fossilization
He Whose Name Was Long Forgotten
Everlasting Spew Records
2 April 2021
Dark and sludgey black metal, with blast beats, good fast heaviness, but a gloom feel.

RUTTOKOSMOS
Kärsimys (CD)
Werewolf
2 April 2021
Old school, sort of lo-fi black metal… wall of noise

MURA
Self-Titled EP
Caligari Records
30 March 2021
Doomy post-black metal type stuff. 2 8+ minute tracks.

Grimmreaper
The Tragedy of Being
Self Release
Out March 30th
There’s hints of Meshuggah, Trivium, In Flames and technicality with melodic stuff to boot. Pretty cool stuff.

FUNERAL STORM / SYNTELEIA
The Ancient Calling – split 7″ EP
Hells Headbangers
31 March 2021
Just one song from each band… Funeral Storm is some pretty good blackened thrashy death metal… A blast beat throughout, but a nice angry pissed off sound. Synteleia has black metal primarily going on, but there’s also just a plain ol just “classic metal” sound too… harsh black metal style vox, and a “cold” sound, but a good groove too.

SpellForger
Upholders of Evil
Personal Records
2 April 2021
This is some heavy, thrashy old school Slayer sounding type stuff. A little black metal influenced old school thrashy stuff with a little death metal meatiness and brutality. Great stuff.

GHOSTLY AERIE COVEN
Bird of Prey
Vacula Productions
31 March 2021
Classic black metal sound, harsh, cold, melodic, and good production, good solid stuff.

Juliet Ruin
Dark Water (EP) Out March 26th
Self-Release
26 March 2021
Modern metal/metalcore… harsh and clean female vox, melodic and catchy too. cool stuff

Gorr
Kvit Som Snøen, Kald I Blikket
Self Released
Release date: Monday, March 1st 2021
Old school norweigan black metal, a bit melodic as harsh old school black metal can be… heh

Mortify
Grotesque Buzzsaw Defilement
Horror Pain Gore Death
April 2nd
Brutal gory death metal with some really short tracks without any messing around.

Nekkrofukk
Mysterious Rituals in the Abyss of Sabbath & Eternal Celebration of the Blakk Goat
Putrid Cult
30 March 2021
Old school dark black metal… a bit doomy, creepy a bit lo-fi too

Sielunvihollinen
Teloituskäsky
Hammer of Hate
2 April 2021
Death metal with some definite black metal stuff going on, so yeah, blackened death metal… leaning towards that thrashy black metal with some actual melodic death type stuff too… good stuff.

Benthos
II
Eclipse Records
23 April 2021
Modern metalcore but more on the prog metal side of things, pretty cool

GÅTE
Kjærleik (single)
Indie Recordings
15 March 2021
Acoustic female fronted, nearely folk music… meh?

Band: SNAKE BITE WHISKY
Album: Black Candy
Label: Sliptrick records
Release date: March 30th, 2021
Sleazy punky old school hard rockin’ fun time stuff with some bluesy rock under it all

Brundarkh
Wraith Dominion
Self Released
Feb 11
Epic symphonic blackened death… just a single here, i’d like more please!

Terrorential
Visions
Self
March 15
Extreme thrash type stuff… harsh vox, catchy gallpoping thrashy sound with a heavier death metal sound in parts… while all the time having some melodic stuff in there to keep it a bit more interesting… great stuff.

FULLMÅNE
Lurking In The Dark
Sliptrick Records
March 16th, 2021
Black Metal from Norway.

DEAD SUN
Night Terrors
Self Released
Release date: Tuesday, March 16th 2021
A little blackened death, a bit of an entombed thing, so more of a doomy death

WRATHEON
BLACK THRASH MASS
LABEL: INDEPENDENT RELEASE
RELEASE DATE: MARCH 26th 2021
The name of the album kind of describes it very welll… it’s thrashy, but with a black metal harshness and melody.

Release: Phallosopher – (I)
Format: CD/Digital
Release Date: March 19th 2021
Record label: Inverse Records
While black metal at its base/core, this has a lot of melodies going on

Kill the Con Man
Operation Just Cause
Self-Released
Release date: Friday, March 26th 2021
Raw, in your face brutal and blackened death with very short tracks.

DeathOmen
Above Holy Ground
Self-Released
Release date: Saturday, December 21st 2019
Musically, a death and roll/proggy sound, vox are foreign language and shout spoken type.

Immense
Torture Banished
Brutal Mind
23 January 2021
Technical brutal death metal… great stuff.

FUATH
II
Season of Mist Underground Activists
19 March 2021
Classic old school black metal, heavy evil and melodic.

Heavy Trip
Heavy Trip
Burning World Records
2 April 2021
Doomy stoner metal instrumentals and some pretty cool bluesy hard rock

Rorcal & Earthflesh
Witch Coven
Hummus Records
2 April 2021
2 long songs of noise/sludge/post black metal.

Karma Violens
Mount of the Congregation
Self-Release
2 April 2021
Blackened thrash, a nice heavy edge, with a bit of a melodic touch, gritty harsh vox with some catchy grooves

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