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Upcoming Metal Releases

In following metal news on a daily basis, we maintain this list of upcoming metal releases to the best of our ability. However, we make no guarantees about its accuracy. Oftentimes newsletters and press releases do not specify the territory that the announced release date applies to and we do our best to research it or make educated guesses in such cases.

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US / North America

Date Band/Release
Released
May 29, 2015
Festerday
"...The Four Stages of Decomposition..." (2-CD Set)
Released
May 29, 2015
Cold Blooded
"All Black Everything" (CD/EP)
Released
May 29, 2015
Fall Of Carthage
"Behold" (CD)
Released
May 29, 2015
Karlahan
"Exile" (CD)
Released
May 29, 2015
Weedeater
"Goliathan" (CD)
Released
May 29, 2015
Cult Of Endtime
"In Charnel Lights" (CD)
Released
May 29, 2015
Iron Savior
"Live At The Final Frontier" (DVD)
Released
May 29, 2015
Helloween
"My God Given Right" (CD)
Released
May 29, 2015
Sterbhaus
"New Level of Malevolence" (CD)
Released
May 29, 2015
Ered
"Night of Eternal Doom" (CD)
Released
May 29, 2015
Cloud Rat
"Qliphoth" (CD)
Released
May 29, 2015
Cohol
"Rigen" (CD)
Released
May 29, 2015
Deuil
"Shock/Deny" (CD)
Released
May 29, 2015
Eschatos
"The Grand Noir" (CD)
Released
May 29, 2015
Feral
"Where Dead Dreams Dwell" (CD)
Released
May 30, 2015
Siren
"A Kingdom Aflame" (CD)
Released
May 31, 2015
Demiurgon
"Above the Unworthy" (CD)
Released
May 31, 2015
King Leviathan
"The Shrine" (CD/EP)
Released
Jun 1, 2015
Ebonillumini
"Arktos" (CD)
Released
Jun 1, 2015
Torture Pulse
"God Leash" (CD)
Released
Jun 1, 2015
Obese
"Kali Yuga" (CD)
Released
Jun 1, 2015
Incolors
"The Unchained" (CD)
Released
Jun 2, 2015
Art Of Anarchy
"Art Of Anarchy" (CD)
Released
Jun 2, 2015
Goatsnake
"Black Age Blues" (CD)
Released
Jun 2, 2015
Codas
"Currents" (CD/EP)
Released
Jun 2, 2015
The Great Discord
"Duende" (CD)
Released
Jun 2, 2015
Encyrcle
"Encyrcle" (CD)
>> Reviewed
Released
Jun 2, 2015
Pyrrhon
"Growth Without End" (CD/EP)
Released
Jun 2, 2015
Nekrogoblikon
"Heavy Meta" (CD)
Released
Jun 2, 2015
WarCall
"III" (CD)
Released
Jun 2, 2015
Coathanger Abortion
"Observations of Humanity" (CD)
Released
Jun 2, 2015
Skinless
"Only The Ruthless Remain" (CD)
Released
Jun 2, 2015
Cerebellion
"Regeneration" (CD)
Released
Jun 2, 2015
Maruta
"Remain Dystopian" (CD)
Released
Jun 2, 2015
Leprous
"The Congregation" (CD)
>> Reviewed
Released
Jun 2, 2015
Paradise Lost
"The Plague Within" (CD)
Released
Jun 2, 2015
Caustic Method
"The Virus" (CD)
Released
Jun 2, 2015
Armored Saint
"Win Hands Down" (CD)
Jun 5, 2015 Kain
"Seele" (CD)
Jun 6, 2015 Possession
"1585 - 1646" (CD)
Jun 6, 2015 Void Paradigm
"Earth's Disease" (CD)
Jun 6, 2015 My Sleeping Karma
"Moksha" (CD)
Jun 7, 2015 House of Lords
"Indestructible" (CD)
Jun 8, 2015 Gorgoroth
"Instinctus Bestialis" (CD)
Jun 8, 2015 No Consequence
"Vimana" (CD)
Jun 9, 2015 Withering Soul
"Adverse Portrait " (CD)
Jun 9, 2015 Gyze
"Black Bride" (CD)
Jun 9, 2015 Disarmonia Mundi
"Cold Inferno" (CD)
Jun 9, 2015 Suppuration
"Devouring Your Prayers" (CD)
Jun 9, 2015 Rise To Fall
"End Vs Beginning" (CD)
Jun 9, 2015 Darkology
"Fated To Burn" (CD)
Jun 9, 2015 Half Hearted
"Finding Light" (CD/EP)
Jun 9, 2015 Into The Divine
"Harbinger of Entropy" (CD/EP)
Jun 9, 2015 Trixter
"Human Era" (CD)
Jun 9, 2015 Strengthen What Remains
"Justice Creeps Slow" (CD)
Jun 9, 2015 Chainsheart
"Leaving Planet Hell" (CD)
Jun 9, 2015 Dogmatic Absolution
"Poetries of Oppression" (CD)
Jun 9, 2015 Temple of Dagon
"Revelations Of The Spirit" (CD/EP)
Jun 9, 2015 The Night Flight Orchestra
"Skyline Whispers" (CD)
Jun 9, 2015 Tidemouth
"Velvet and Stone" (CD)
Jun 9, 2015 Dystrophy
"Wretched Host" (CD)
Jun 9, 2015 Wrath of Vesuvius
"WRVTH" (CD)
Jun 12, 2015 Titans Eve
"Chasing The Devil" (CD)
Jun 12, 2015 Voidceremony
"Dystheism" (Vinyl)
Jun 12, 2015 Carnalation
"Ghosts" (CD/EP)
Jun 12, 2015 Graveyard Shifters
"High Heels & Broken Bones" (CD)
Jun 12, 2015 The Exploding Eyes Orchestra
"I" (CD)
Jun 12, 2015 Child Of Caesar
"Love In Black" (CD)
Jun 12, 2015 Curse Upon A Prayer
"Rotten Tongues" (CD)
Jun 13, 2015 Tribute
"Tribute" (CD/EP)
Jun 15, 2015 Hansel
"69 Minutes … with Hansel!" (CD)
Jun 15, 2015 Demon Lung
"A Dracula" (CD)
Jun 15, 2015 Anuryzm
"All Is Not For All" (CD)
Jun 15, 2015 Negacy
"Flames Of Black Fire" (CD)
Jun 15, 2015 Ken Mode
"Success" (CD)
Jun 15, 2015 Myon
"Vitalworks" (CD)
Jun 15, 2015 Mefitic
"Woes of Mortal Devotion" (CD)
Jun 15, 2015 Exorcism
"World Of Sin" (CD/EP)
Jun 16, 2015 To The Pain
"7" (CD)
Jun 16, 2015 The Black Atlas
"Devils" (CD)
Jun 16, 2015 IWrestledABearOnce
"Hail Mary" (CD)
Jun 16, 2015 The Ongoing Concept
"Handmade" (CD)
Jun 16, 2015 High on Fire
"Luminiferous" (CD)
Jun 16, 2015 Abrams
"Lust. Love. Loss." (CD)
Jun 16, 2015 Shape of Despair
"Monotony Fields" (CD)
Jun 16, 2015 Vattnet Viskar
"Settler" (CD)
Jun 16, 2015 Wisdom In Chains
"The God Rhythm" (CD)
Jun 16, 2015 Tempel
"The Moon Lit Our Path" (CD)
Jun 16, 2015 Total Negation
"Zeitzeuge" (CD)
Jun 19, 2015 Nekromanteion
"Cosmic Horrors" (Vinyl)
Jun 19, 2015 Degreed
"Dead But Not Forgotten" (CD)
Jun 19, 2015 The Ghost Next Door
"The Ghost Next Door" (CD)
Jun 20, 2015 Decrepid
"Osseous Empire" (CD)
Jun 21, 2015 Jason W. Walton
"Mara" (Vinyl)
Jun 21, 2015 Borealis
"Purgatory" (CD)
Jun 22, 2015 Dolentia
"Iniciação Eversiva" (CD)
Jun 22, 2015 Dendera
"Pillars Of Creation" (CD)
Jun 22, 2015 Rosetta
"Quintessential Ephemera" (CD)
Jun 22, 2015 Satanic Ripper
"Southern Black Spells" (Vinyl)
Jun 22, 2015 Nahtrunar
"Symbolismus" (CD)
Jun 22, 2015 Dagoba
"Tales Of The Black Dawn" (CD)
Jun 23, 2015 Eskimo Callboy
"Crystals" (CD)
Jun 23, 2015 Breaking Benjamin
"Dark Before Dawn" (CD)
Jun 23, 2015 All Out War
"Dying Gods" (CD/EP)
Jun 23, 2015 Kingcrow
"Eidos" (CD)
Jun 23, 2015 District 97
"In Vaults" (CD)
Jun 23, 2015 Birth of Joy
"Live At Ubu" (CD)
Jun 23, 2015 Crematory
"Live W:O:A 2014" (DVD)
Jun 23, 2015 Virgin Steele
"Nocturnes of Hellfire & Damnation" (CD)
Jun 23, 2015 Lindemann
"Skills In Pills" (CD)
Jun 23, 2015 Damnation Angels
"The Valiant Fire" (CD)
Jun 23, 2015 Pro-Pain
"Voice Of Rebellion" (CD)
Jun 26, 2015 Ad Hominem
"Antitheist" (CD)
Jun 26, 2015 Sinister
"Dark Memorials" (CD)
Jun 26, 2015 KadavriK
"Grimm I & II" (CD)
Jun 26, 2015 Thy Art Is Murder
"Holy War" (CD)
Jun 26, 2015 Blaze Of Perdition
"Near Death Revelations" (CD)
Jun 26, 2015 Uzziel
"Torn Apart" (CD)
Jun 29, 2015 Azavatar
"Azavatar" (CD)
Jun 29, 2015 Abyssal Ascendant
"Chronicles of the Doomed Worlds - Part. I: Enlightenment from Beyond" (CD)
Jun 29, 2015 Watertank
"Destination Unknown" (CD)
Jun 29, 2015 Thornesbreed
"GTRD" (CD)
Jun 29, 2015 Hyades
"The Wolves Are Getting Hungry" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 Abnormal Thought Patterns
"Altered States of Consciousness" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 William English
"Basic Human Error" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 King Giant
"Black Ocean Waves" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 Kissing Candice
"Blind Until We Burn" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 Elitist
"Elitist" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 Deathhammer
"Evil Power" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 Cut Up
"Forensic Nightmares" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 Refused
"Freedom" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 I Am The Trireme
"Gnosis: Never Follow the Light" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 Goblin Rebirth
"Goblin Rebirth" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 Dew-Scented
"Intermination" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 Author & Punisher
"Melk En Honing" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 Jungle Rot
"Order Shall Prevail" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 Luca Turilli's Rhapsody
"Prometheus: Symphonia Ignis Divinus" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 Senses Fail
"Pull The Thorns From Your Heart" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 Strains
"Redefine[d]" (CD/EP)
Jun 30, 2015 Ecstatic Vision
"Sonic Praise" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 Old Wounds
"The Suffering Spirit" (CD)
Jun 30, 2015 Ghost Key
"The Things I Am Not" (CD/EP)
Jun 30, 2015 Humiliation
"Under the Siege of Invasion" (CD)
Jul 1, 2015 Infera Bruo
"In Conjuration" (CD)
Jul 3, 2015 Dawn Patrol
"Democracy Delivered" (CD)
Jul 3, 2015 Abyssion
"Luonnon harmonia ja vihreä liekki" (CD)
Jul 4, 2015 Deadly Sins
"Transcendental Decapitation" (CD/EP)
Jul 5, 2015 A Light Within
"Body Matter" (CD/EP)
Jul 6, 2015 Svarta
"Sepultus" (CD)
Jul 6, 2015 O.D.I.O
"The Mourner" (CD)
Jul 7, 2015 Khemmis
"Absolution" (CD)
Jul 7, 2015 Graveworm
"Ascending Hate" (CD)
Jul 7, 2015 Glowsun
"Beyond The Wall Of Time" (CD)
Jul 7, 2015 PaRtY CaNnOn
"Bong Hit Hospitalisation" (CD)
Jul 7, 2015 Burning Point
"Burning Point" (CD)
Jul 7, 2015 Between The Buried And Me
"Coma Ecliptic" (CD)
Jul 7, 2015 Fin'amor
"Forbidding Mourning" (CD)
Jul 7, 2015 Diabolicum
"Ia Pazuzu" (CD)
Jul 7, 2015 The Negation
"Memento Mori" (CD)
Jul 7, 2015 Moonlyght
"Return to Desolation" (CD)
Jul 7, 2015 Unleash The Archers
"Time Stands Still" (CD)
Jul 7, 2015 Burial Vault
"Unity In Pluralism" (CD)
Jul 10, 2015 Next To None
"A Light In The Dark" (CD)
Jul 10, 2015 Undergang
"Døden Læger Alle Sår" (CD)
Jul 10, 2015 Dysentery
"Fragments" (CD)
Jul 10, 2015 Villains
"Freudian Slip" (CD)
Jul 10, 2015 Power
"Heavy Muscle" (CD/EP)
Jul 10, 2015 Bison Machine
"Hoarfrost" (CD)
Jul 10, 2015 Shardborne
"Living Bridges" (CD)
Jul 11, 2015 Torturous Inception
"Headfirst Into Oblivion" (CD/EP)
Jul 11, 2015 The Clearing Path
"Watershed Between Earth And Firmament" (CD)
Jul 14, 2015 Powerwolf
"Blessed & Possessed" (CD)
>> Reviewed
Jul 14, 2015 Dragonforce
"In The Line Of Fire" (DVD)
Jul 15, 2015 Ommadon
"Empathy For The Wicked" (Vinyl)
Jul 17, 2015 Prophets Of Saturn
"Retronaut" (CD)
Jul 17, 2015 Orchid
"Sign Of The Witch" (CD/EP)
Jul 20, 2015 Blasphemic Cruelty
"Crucible of the Infernum" (CD/EP)
Jul 20, 2015 Prowler
"From The Shadows" (CD)
Jul 21, 2015 Agusa
"Agusa 2" (CD)
Jul 24, 2015 Death Angel
"A Thrashumentary" (DVD)
Jul 24, 2015 Alustrium
"A Tunnel To Eden" (CD)
Jul 24, 2015 Kronos
"Arisen New Era" (CD)
Jul 24, 2015 Profezia
"Black Misanthropic Elite - Moon Anthem" (CD)
Jul 24, 2015 Gus G.
"Brand New Revolution" (CD)
Jul 24, 2015 Locrian
"Infinite Dissolution" (CD)
Jul 24, 2015 Destruktor
"Opprobrium" (CD)
Jul 24, 2015 Orpheus Omega
"Partum Vita Mortem" (CD)
Jul 24, 2015 Tormenter
"Prophetic Deceiver" (CD)
Jul 24, 2015 Black Space Riders
"Refugeeum" (CD)
Jul 24, 2015 Deathrite
"Revelation Of Chaos" (CD)
Jul 24, 2015 Sacri Monti
"Sacri Monti " (CD)
Jul 24, 2015 Symphony X
"Underworld" (CD)
Jul 27, 2015 Perversor
"Anticosmocrator" (CD)
Jul 30, 2015 Barshasketh
"Ophidian Henonis" (CD)
Jul 30, 2015 Mind Assassin
"The Payoff" (CD/EP)
Jul 31, 2015 Russkaja
"Love, Peace & Russian Roll" (CD)
Jul 31, 2015 U.D.O.
"Navy Metal Night" (CD)
Jul 31, 2015 Kataklysm
"Of Ghosts and Gods" (CD)
Jul 31, 2015 Shroud Of The Heretic
"Unorthodox Equilibrium" (CD)
Aug 1, 2015 Enharjarna
"The Great Heathen Army" (CD)
Aug 4, 2015 False Flag
"Nest of Vipers" (CD/EP)
Aug 7, 2015 Fear Factory
"Genexus" (CD)
Aug 7, 2015 Deiphago
"Into The Eye Of Satan" (CD)
Aug 7, 2015 Barbatos
"Straight Metal War" (CD)
Aug 7, 2015 Black Fast
"Terms Of Surrender" (CD)
Aug 7, 2015 Terror
"The 25th Hour" (CD)
Aug 7, 2015 Cattle Decapitation
"The Anthropocene Extinction" (CD)
Aug 11, 2015 Dreadnought
"Bridging Realms" (CD)
Aug 14, 2015 Pyogenesis
"A Century In The Curse Of Time" (CD)
Aug 14, 2015 Antropofago
"Æra Dementiæ" (CD)
Aug 14, 2015 Soulfly
"Archangel" (CD)
Aug 14, 2015 Chronocide
"Meditations" (CD)
Aug 14, 2015 Bullet For My Valentine
"Venom" (CD)
Aug 20, 2015 Whoretopsy
"Never Tear Us Apart" (CD)
Aug 21, 2015 Tomb of Finland
"Below the Green" (CD)
Aug 21, 2015 Bonehunter
"Evil Triumphs Again" (CD)
Aug 21, 2015 Ghost
"Meliora" (CD)
Aug 21, 2015 Battlecross
"Rise To Power" (CD)
Aug 21, 2015 Dark Sermon
"The Oracle" (CD)
Aug 25, 2015 Fuck the Facts
"Desire Will Rot" (CD)
Aug 28, 2015 Simulacrum
"Sky Divided" (CD)
Aug 28, 2015 Ahab
"The Boats Of The Glen Carrig" (CD)
Aug 28, 2015 Soilwork
"The Ride Majestic" (CD)
Aug 28, 2015 Nile
"What Should Not Be Unearthed" (CD)
Sep 8, 2015 Lament Cityscape
"The Torn" (CD)
Sep 9, 2015 Avulsed
"Altar of Disembowelment" (CD/EP)
Sep 11, 2015 Slayer
"Repentless" (CD)
Sep 11, 2015 Speedtrap
"Straight Shooter" (CD)
Sep 18, 2015 Serial Hawk
"Searching For Light" (CD)
Sep 19, 2015 Deluge
"Aether" (CD)
Sep 19, 2015 Regarde Les Hommes Tomber
"Exile" (CD)
Oct 18, 2015 Upon Shadows
"Between The Southern Cross & The Northern Star" (CD)
Oct 23, 2015 Stryper
"Fallen" (CD)
Oct 23, 2015 Asylum Pyre
"Spirited Away" (CD)
Oct 27, 2015 Vehemence
"Forward Without Motion" (CD)

Europe / Worldwide*

* The world-wide release date (barring North America) often corresponds to the European release date. However, smaller labels and regional distros may render this correlation invalid in many instances.

Date Band/Release
Released
29-5-15
Helloween
"My God Given Right" (CD)
Released
29-5-15
Xenofanes
"Pissing In The Holy Grail" (CD)
Released
29-5-15
Starquake
"Times That Matter" (CD)
Released
30-5-15
Distant Sun
"Dark Matter" (CD)
Released
1-6-15
The Great Discord
"Duende" (CD)
Released
1-6-15
My Sleeping Karma
"Moksha" (CD)
Released
1-6-15
Paradise Lost
"The Plague Within" (CD)
Released
1-6-15
Burial Vault
"Unity In Pluralism" (CD)
Released
1-6-15
Exorcism
"World Of Sin" (CD/EP)
5-6-15 Trixter
"Human Era" (CD)
6-6-15 Noisem
"Blossoming Decay" (CD)
8-6-15 Suppuration
"Devouring Your Prayers" (CD)
8-6-15 Epsilon
"Zu Richten" (CD)
9-6-15 Hollow Haze
"Memories Of An Ancient Time" (CD)
12-6-15 Burning Point
"Burning Point" (CD)
12-6-15 Stormhammer
"Echoes Of A Lost Paradise" (CD)
15-6-15 Darkology
"Fated To Burn" (CD)
16-6-15 Lucifer
"Lucifer I" (CD)
19-6-15 Graveworm
"Ascending Hate" (CD)
19-6-15 E-Force
"Demonikhol" (CD)
19-6-15 Blizzard Hunter
"Heavy Metal To The Vein" (CD)
19-6-15 Luca Turilli's Rhapsody
"Prometheus: Symphonia Ignis Divinus" (CD)
22-6-15 Crematory
"Live W:O:A 2014" (DVD)
22-6-15 Dendera
"Pillars Of Creation" (CD)
23-6-15 My Refuge
"A Matter Of Supremacy" (CD)
23-6-15 Humangled
"Prodromes Of A Flatline" (CD)
26-6-15 To/Die/For
"Cult" (CD)
26-6-15 Cut Up
"Forensic Nightmares" (CD)
26-6-15 Unleash The Archers
"Time Stands Still" (CD)
29-6-15 Abnormal Thought Patterns
"Altered States of Consciousness" (CD)
29-6-15 Vattnet Viskar
"Settler" (CD)
3-7-15 Unsafe
"Enter Dark Places" (CD)
10-7-15 Debauchery
"Fuck Humanity" (CD)
10-7-15 The Negation
"Memento Mori" (CD)
13-7-15 Powerwolf
"Blessed & Possessed" (CD)
>> Reviewed
21-7-15 Darktribe
"The Modern Age" (CD)
24-7-15 Symphony X
"Underworld" (CD)
31-7-15 Xandria
"Fire & Ashes" (CD/EP)
28-8-15 Tad Morose
"St. Demonius" (CD)
30-9-15 Nitehawks
"Vendetta" (CD)
25-5-16 Chabtan
"The Kiss Of Coatlicue" (CD)
23-8-13 Trouble
"The Distortion Field" (CD)
>> Reviewed