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New Necrowretch due Feb 24:

New Spectral Voice due same month, about fucking time guys after a multitude of splits, demos and a compilation.

New Skeletal Remains lands in March:

Master - Saints Dispelled coming Jan 24:

Blood Red Throne - Nonagon also landing in late Jan 24:

New Morbid Saint coming Feb 24:

Yey, new Hulder in Feb 24:


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21 minutes ago, MacabreEternal said:

New Necrowretch due Feb 24:

Oh man, did I lose track of these guys. I used to own Putrid Death Sorcery when it came out. Played it in my vehicle on the way to and from work. At some point the disc got lost I think, but I distinctly remember being naive enough to think that that album was about as accessible as I wanted to get when I was driving other people around. It's one of those lessons you almost have to learn the hard way that people don't actually mean it when they say "My car, my music, so deal with it or walk". Anything without singing will cause objections to be raised by any and all passengers unless they're already into that stuff. Meanwhile some of them when they're in their car can play all the Altar Bridge or whatever they want and receive almost no whinging. Not the end of the world by any means, but it is a minor irritation.

Looking at the cover for the upcoming album now, and it looks really promising. I'll definitely be sure to check it out.

Only album I've really got my eyes on in the near future is Petrification (Sever Sacred Light on Feb. 9'th). I think I'm somehow chemically dependent on no frills slightly doomy rumbling death metal. Come February I might be in fully fledged withdrawal.


▶︎ Sever Sacred Light | Petrification (bandcamp.com)

Only one song available so far, and their other full length is on a different label

▶︎ Hollow of the Void | PETRIFICATION | Sentient Ruin Laboratories (bandcamp.com)

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Inquisition - Veneration of Medieval Mysticism and Cosmological Violence



Drowned - Procul His



Vircolac - Veneration



Attic - Return Of The Witchfinder



Chapel Of Disease - Echoes Of Light



Heretic - Filthy Hymns For Sleazy



Pentagram (Chile)

supposed to be released in April on Listenable Records


Shit I'll believe when I actually see...but I've heard unconfirmed reports about:

New Deathevokation (yes, the band who did Chalice of Ages is supposedly releasing new material)


Black Curse - Burning in Celestial Poison

Mgla (new stuff, not just a retrospective/compilation album)



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Don't hate it, just don't need it and wouldn't buy it. Sounds like later Slayer. Uninspired. Osuego is doing his best to channel Tom. Demmel is a decent compliment to KK. Bostaph is competent as usual. It'll sell well and be a hit on the festival circuit. But if I want Slayer, then the first 6 will do just fine.

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Yeah they reformed in 2015 with three original members, then in 2020 re-released their original demo which was only available on cassette and now Zimmerman is the only original. They've just finished a tour with Hirax, Violence and Exhorder I believe.

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On 12/20/2023 at 12:54 AM, RelentlessOblivion said:

+1 even as someone who does sort of like Maiden I find bruises, solo output entirely unlistenableI find Bruce’s solo output entirely unlistenable..

I personally think most of Bruce' solo albums are better then any full album Maiden put out since.... Fear of the dark.


Some singles heralding new albums:

Dödsrit - Nocturnal Will 22 March


My Dying Bride - A mortal binding 19th April


Acathexis - Immerse 20 March


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53 minutes ago, Hungarino said:

Feels like there are already a bunch clogging my wishlist. Here's one, after 10 years these Germans are back with a slab of slightly melodic, riff-stuffed black.

The Aphotic Embrace | Zwielicht (bandcamp.com)


I keep having to go in a purge my wishlist. There's just more than I'll ever get to. Nice problem to have really. Just wish I had more time to listen to everything I save for future evaluation.

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