Metal News for December 22, 2012
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15 news articles posted on this day.
Ptahil marches on in the band's quest for mass suffering and world demise with the infernal fruits of "The Almighty Propagator Of Doom And Despair." The album is available now, and the title track can be heard below.
The seven track follow-up to last year’s "For His Satanic Majesty’s Glory" (reviewed here) is a ritual casting to the forces of death, revolution, and liberty, in acknowledgement of the continual entrapment of free essence into the chains of life through the force of the phallus.
The album can be ordered right here and the track listing is:
1. Satanicus Sabbathicus
2. Possessed By Death
3. Blood, Semen And Shit
4. Mors Aut Libertas
5. Pact With The Devil
6. The Almighty Propagator Of Doom And Despair
7. Hell Spells And Satanic Rituals More...
Howling is set to release a new album through Razorback Recordings in early 2013. A teaser trailer for the album has now been posted online and can be heard below. Razorback also commented:
"When the howling starts, the terror begins! Razorback Recordings will be releasing the debut full-length CD in early 2013 from the death-thrashing creatures of the night, Howling! The band is a whirlwind of loud, fast, and thrashing heavy fucking METAL, with an emphasis on extremely catchy headbanging riffs meant to summon forth the powers of darkness!
"Get ready for an album loaded with some of the most memorable riffs and songs in a long time. Definitely an album you will want to play over and over again. The band takes influence from many classic bands but avoids the typical 'retro' thing by simply writing good SONGS and doing their own thing, which is something that is really missing from underground metal today."
Moscow's extreme humor metal band Dollycrow just recorded debut album "Water Closet." The first promo song "Buggereating" can be heard below, and the following press release was also issued:
"The album consists of 10 crazy songs full of female madness, social ostracism and real rawdiness! It's a fun, avant-garde, extreme, very freak and catchy music with disgustingly beautiful female vocals, lots of hysteria around and unusual chips. The structure consists anonymously of well-known musicians from the Moscow metal scene."
The band consists of:
Dolly Crow - vocals, music, lyrics, concept
Beaver "The Master" Lickerson - guitars
Jimmy Sexy - bass
Mr. Walter Closet - drums More...
The fifth annual "Holy Fucking AntiChristmas" compilation has now been posted online for free streaming and download via Misantrof ANTIRecords right here. Misantrof also comments:
"If you're reading this, doomsday is cancelled, or who knows? Maybe the armageddon will come later today. So either you want to celebrate the fact you are still alive, or you want to die happily later today, this is the only soundtrack you need.
"Our sole concern is that it seems we're about to get another money based Christmas. Once again. Christmas has now lost whatever religious significance it had to all but a small handful of people, and it has become a sick orgy of exploitation where everyone is encouraged to spend money to buy stuff they don't need and probably cannot afford.
"We just want to give everyone something for free, and hopefully at the same time make people sit back and realize that there are ways to have fun that do not require vast sums of money."
The lineup on the two disc features a variety of punk, rock, and metal acts including: More...
Arcane Grail has teamed up with Intra Spelaeum to record a new track titled "Withering Cometh." A lyric video can be found below, and Arcane Grail also commented:
"Our special gift for you all for the 21st of December: Dark doom metal band Intra Spelaeum and symphonic extreme metal band Arcane Gril prepared for the End of the World together on an exclusive song tiled 'Withering Cometh.' Music and artwork by Michael Kron. The lyrics and vocals by Demether Grail and mixing by Alex Stetsyuk (Drygva Studio)."
Morocco's Spiteful Carnage has released a new lyric video clip for the song "Story Of An Afterborn Race," which is available below. You can also listen to the band's previously posted track "Cry To Lucidity" over here or find more details on Spiteful Carnage via Facebook.
Teramobil, the band featuring Dominic Lapointe of Beyond Creation, has posted a new track online titled "Multispectral Supercontinuum," which can be heard below and will appear on an upcoming EP in early 2013. Beyond Creation also commented:
"Hi everybody! We are proud to announce the release the song Multispectral Supercontinuum from Forest's other project called Teramobil. Alex Dupras and Mathieu Bérubé form Teramobil and Unhuman are real good friend of us! Cheers to them and hope everyone will like and buy their music!"
Dominic "Forest" Lapointe - Bass
Mathieu Bérubé - Guitar
Alex Dupras - Drums
Widespread Disease has posted a new music video online, which can be viewed below, and the band also commented:
"We are proud to show you our new video clip. This song is called Borderline City and this is the first track of our next EP that will be released in 2013!"
Mourn in Silence released the new album "Until the Stars Won't Fall" back in October, and now a teaser trailer for the release is available online in the player below. The full album's track listing is:
1. Custos Mortis
2. Beginning of Ruin
3. Winter’s Breath
4. Where the Sun Can’t Shine
5. Heart of Madness
6. Un Lacrimoso Rivo
8. A Secret Grief
9. Until the Stars Won’t Fall More...
Technical hardcore quintet The Colour Line went out on tour with Exist Immortal in November, and now a video report from the tour is available online. Check out the shenanigans in the player below.
You can also check out a teaser trailer for Exist Immortal's new album "Dream Sequence" right here. "Dream Sequence" is due out January 28th, 2013.
Italian metalcore act Terminal Sick has released the new album "Nothing More," which is now available for streaming in the player below or over at the To React Records Bandcamp page. The track listing for "Nothing More" is as follows:
1. Hibernation 01:23
2. Red Eyes 04:27
3. Alive In Memory 02:54
4. Broken Family 03:22
5. A New Opportunity 03:33
6. Everlasting 02:24
7. No Glory For The Heroes 04:16
8. On The Ocean Floor 03:51
9. My Demise 03:58
10. Iridescence 04:24 More...
Fan-filmed footage has been posted online, courtesy of YouTube user "SpecialMetal," of God Seed performing live at Club Bingo in Kiev. The clip is available below.
God Seed features within its ranks Gaahl, King Ov Hell, Geir (Dimmu Borgir), Lost (Grimfist), Sir (Trelldom, Djerv), and Kenneth (Motorpsycho). The band recently released new album "I Begin" (reviewed here), and a music video for the track "Alt Liv" can be found at this location.
Ukraine based power metal act Morton, which recruited new guitarist Sergey Sershen earlier this month, has posted footage online of the band performing "Eaglemark" at KRock Festival 2012. Watch the performance in the YouTube clip below.
Van Records, in conjunction with Heavy Metal Home TV, has posted footage online of The Devil's Blood performing the track "She" live in Bochum on December 9th, 2012.
Check out the performance clip below. "She" is taken off the band's latest full-length album "The Thousandfold Epicentre" (reviewed here).
Hibria started recording the band's fourth full-length studio album yesterday (Friday), December 21st, 2012 at Estúdio Cidade Baixa, in Porto Alegre / Brazil.
Further details on the upcoming release will be announced as they are made available. In the mean time, you can check out Hibria's music over at MySpace or watch a clip of the band's performance at the Loud Park 2012 Festival in the player below. More...