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Last updated on February 23, 2017 at 7:07 AM ET
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"Nyctophilia" is the seventh studio album by Brazilian extreme metal act Nervochaos and will be released on April 7, 2017 through Cogumelo Records in Brazil and Greyhaze Records in North America and Europe. Today the band released a lyric video for the new song "Moloch Rise," which you can check out in the player below.
The new release is an eclectic mix of all that characterizes the band, 13 new tracks of 80s-fueled blackened extreme music, executed in Nervochaos' trademark raw, aggressive and organic style of Metal. "Nyctophilia" has a new intensity and is a step forward compared to their older releases.
For the first time, the band recorded the album outside Brazil, spending a month in Como/Italy at Alpha Omega Studio along with producer Alex Azzali, who also did mixing and mastering of the new album. It's also the first album composed and recorded with the new line-up which features Lauro ‘Nightrealm’ on vocal/guitar, Cherry on guitar, Thiago ‘Anduscias’ on bass and the only remaining original member Edu Lane on drums.
The album artwork (shown below) was created by Alcides Burn, a talented Brazilian artist that worked with acts such as Blood Red Throne, Acheron, Iconoclasm, Headhunter DC and many more. Nyctophilia also features special guest vocals appearance by Sebastian L. of Into Darkness and Leandro P. of R.N.S. plus one track, "Vampiric Cannibal Goddess," which features the riffs of Bolverk (Ragnarok).
"Nyctophilia" surely is the best album up-to-date from Nervochaos, which managed to evolve musically without losing its trademark sound.
The track list for the new release is:
1. Moloch Rise
3. Ad Majorem Satanae Gloriam
4. Season of the Witch
5. Waters of Chaos
6. The Midnight Hunter
7. Rites of the 13 Cemeteries
8. Vampiric Cannibal Goddess
9. Stained With Blood
10. Lord Death
11. Dead End
12. World Aborted
13. Live Like Suicide More...
Italian death metal unit Valgrind premieres a new song entitled "Ekphora’s Day", taken from the upcoming new EP, "Seal of Phobos", which will be released by Everlasting Spew Records on April 14th. The new release includes guest growls by Jonny Pettersson of Wombbath, as well as the first studio appearance of the band’s new guitarist, Umberto Poncina, who also engineered and mixed the EP.
Check out now "Ekphora’s Day" below.
Circle Of Contempt premieres a new music video for its track "Impulse", taken from the band's latest album "Structures For Creation".
Check out now "Impulse" below.
Scour (Down, Cattle Decapitation, Pig Destroyer, etc.) just posted official pro-shot live footage performing "Crooked", at the band's recent debut live performance in New Orleans, LA. Mike Holderbeast directed the clip.
Check out now "Crooked" below.