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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
Nov 18, 2014
Idol Of Fear
"All Sights Affixed, Ablaze" (CD)
Released
Nov 18, 2014
These Are They
"At The Feast Of Seven Funerals" (CD)
Released
Nov 18, 2014
Blind Race
"Come And Get It" (CD/EP)
Released
Nov 18, 2014
Thanatos
"Global Purification" (CD)
Released
Nov 18, 2014
Amniac
"Infinite" (CD)
Released
Nov 18, 2014
Monster Magnet
"Milking The Stars" (CD)
Released
Nov 18, 2014
Siena Root
"Pioneers" (CD)
Released
Nov 18, 2014
Dimension
"Revolution" (CD)
Released
Nov 18, 2014
Cadaveria
"Silence" (CD)
Released
Nov 18, 2014
Triosphere
"The Heart Of The Matter" (CD)
>> Reviewed
Released
Nov 18, 2014
Satan
"Trail of Fire - Live in North America" (CD)
Released
Nov 18, 2014
Cuff
"Transient Suffering Through The Ergosphere" (CD)
Released
Nov 18, 2014
Ulver
"Trolsk Sortmetall 1993 - 1997" (Boxed Set)
Released
Nov 19, 2014
Bartek Beben
"Attempt At Communication" (CD)
Released
Nov 20, 2014
Thomas Giles
"Modern Noise" (CD)
Released
Nov 20, 2014
Fayne
"The Queen of Kings" (CD/EP)
Released
Nov 21, 2014
Ewigheim
"24/7" (CD)
Released
Nov 21, 2014
Ten
"Albion" (CD)
Released
Nov 21, 2014
Northumbria
"Bring Down The Sky" (CD)
Released
Nov 21, 2014
Gurd
"Fake" (CD)
Released
Nov 21, 2014
Divine Ascension
"Liberator" (CD)
Released
Nov 21, 2014
Hecate
"The Order Of The Black Light" (CD)
Released
Nov 21, 2014
Raunchy
"Vices.Virtues.Visions" (CD)
Released
Nov 21, 2014
Rise Of The Northstar
"Welcame" (CD)
Released
Nov 22, 2014
Fen
"Carrion Skies" (CD)
>> Reviewed
Nov 24, 2014 Cloudkicker
"Cloudkicker - Live With Intronaut" (CD)
Nov 24, 2014 Bad Sign
"Destroy" (CD/EP)
Nov 24, 2014 United Progressive Fraternity
"Fall In Love With The World" (CD)
Nov 24, 2014 ZOM
"Flesh Assimilation" (CD)
Nov 24, 2014 Nubian Rose
"Mental Revolution" (CD)
Nov 24, 2014 American Heritage
"Prolapse" (CD)
Nov 24, 2014 Sepulchral Temple
"Sepulchral Temple" (CD)
Nov 24, 2014 Insomnium
"The Candlelight Years" (2-CD Set)
Nov 24, 2014 Aversions Crown
"Tyrant" (CD)
Nov 25, 2014 Lae
"Break The Clasp" (CD)
Nov 25, 2014 Order From Chaos
"Frozen In Steel" (Boxed Set)
Nov 25, 2014 Baring Teeth
"Ghost Chorus Among Old Ruins" (CD)
Nov 25, 2014 Foreseen HKI
"Helsinki Savagery" (CD)
Nov 25, 2014 Cripper
"Hyëna" (CD)
Nov 25, 2014 Child Bite
"Strange Waste" (CD/EP)
Nov 25, 2014 Frostbitten Kingdom
"The Winter War Symphony" (CD)
Nov 25, 2014 Aria
"Through All Times" (CD)
Nov 25, 2014 The Flight Of Sleipnir
"V" (CD)
Nov 25, 2014 Primordial
"Where Greater Men Have Fallen" (CD)
>> Reviewed
Nov 28, 2014 Paganizer
"20 Years In A Terminal Grip" (2-CD Set)
Nov 28, 2014 Bog Oak
"A Treatise On The Resurrection And The Afterlife" (CD)
Nov 28, 2014 Skelethal
"Interstellar Knowledge of the Purple Entity" (CD)
Nov 28, 2014 Lotus Thief
"Rervm" (CD)
Nov 28, 2014 Panzer
"Send Them All To Hell" (CD)
Nov 28, 2014 Isole
"The Calm Hunter" (CD)
Nov 28, 2014 Blaspherian
"Upon the Throne...of Eternal Blasphemous Death" (Vinyl)
Nov 29, 2014 Curse The Gods
"Siege of Scirehaven" (CD/EP)
Dec 1, 2014 Arcade Messiah
"Arcade Messiah" (CD)
Dec 1, 2014 Famishgod
"Devourers Of Light" (CD)
Dec 1, 2014 Hybrid Sheep
"Free From The Clutches Of Gods" (CD)
Dec 1, 2014 Xenos
"In The Craypot" (CD)
Dec 1, 2014 Skalmold
"Með Vættum" (CD)
Dec 1, 2014 Scapes
"One:Unseen:One" (CD)
Dec 1, 2014 Ne Spitsya
"The Awakening" (CD)
Dec 2, 2014 Conquer
"A Worms Demise" (CD/EP)
Dec 2, 2014 Black Fate
"Between Visions & Lies" (CD)
Dec 2, 2014 Twingiant
"Devil Down" (CD)
Dec 2, 2014 AC/DC
"Rock Or Bust" (CD)
Dec 2, 2014 Bloodbound
"Stormborn" (CD)
Dec 2, 2014 Neonfly
"Strangers In Paradise" (CD)
Dec 2, 2014 Osada Vida
"The After-Effect" (CD)
Dec 2, 2014 Harmony
"Theatre Of Redemption" (CD)
Dec 2, 2014 Fortress
"Unto The Nothing" (CD)
Dec 2, 2014 Axenstar
"Where Dreams Are Forgotten" (CD)
Dec 2, 2014 White Arms of Athena
"White Arms Of Athena" (CD)
Dec 5, 2014 Sarpedon
"Anomic Nation" (CD)
Dec 5, 2014 Bones
"Awaiting Rebirth" (Vinyl)
Dec 5, 2014 Dreadful Minds
"Love|Hate|Lies" (CD)
Dec 5, 2014 Renegade
"Thunder Knows No Mercy" (CD)
Dec 8, 2014 Faithful Darkness
"Archgod" (CD)
Dec 9, 2014 Mammoth Black
"Death Is Not Ashamed" (CD)
Dec 9, 2014 Strikeforce
"Elegant Steel" (CD)
Dec 9, 2014 Unsacred
"False Light" (CD)
Dec 9, 2014 The Banner
"Greying" (CD)
Dec 9, 2014 Execration
"Morbid Dimensions" (CD)
Dec 9, 2014 Dimesland
"Psychogenic Atrophy" (CD)
Dec 9, 2014 Centinex
"Redeeming Filth" (CD)
Dec 9, 2014 Decimation
"Reign of Ungodly Creation" (CD)
Dec 9, 2014 Cretin
"Stranger" (CD)
Dec 9, 2014 NervoChaos
"The Art of Vengeance" (CD)
Dec 9, 2014 Witherscape
"The New Tomorrow" (CD/EP)
Dec 9, 2014 Varathron
"Untrodden Corridors of Hades" (CD)
Dec 10, 2014 Evil Masquerade
"10 Years In The Dark" (CD)
Dec 12, 2014 Astrakhan
"A Tapestry Of Scabs And Skin" (Vinyl)
Dec 12, 2014 Shed The Skin
"Rebirth Through Brimstone" (Vinyl)
Dec 15, 2014 Zero Down
"No Limit to the Evil" (CD)
Dec 15, 2014 Detente
"Recognize No Authority (2CD Re-Release)" (2-CD Set)
Dec 15, 2014 Ill Omen
"Remnant Spheres of Spiritual Equilibrium" (Vinyl)
Dec 15, 2014 Morbosidad
"Tortura" (Vinyl)
Dec 16, 2014 Outrun the Sunlight
"Terrapin" (CD)
Dec 19, 2014 Veilburner
"The Three Lightbearers" (CD)
Dec 21, 2014 In The Company Of Serpents
"Merging In Light" (CD/EP)
Dec 22, 2014 Vircolac
"Codex Perfida" (CD)
Dec 22, 2014 Unearthly Trance
"Ouroboros" (2-CD Set)
Dec 23, 2014 Entities
"Novalis" (CD)
Dec 24, 2014 Dysangelium
"Thánatos Áskesis" (CD)
Jan 6, 2015 Eye Of The Destroyer
"Ezekiel 16:21" (CD/EP)
Jan 13, 2015 Exlibris
"Aftereal" (CD)
Jan 13, 2015 Einherjer
"Av Oss, For Oss" (CD)
Jan 13, 2015 6:33
"Deadly Scenes" (CD)
Jan 13, 2015 The Crown
"Death Is Not Dead" (CD)
Jan 13, 2015 Thorr-Axe
"Gates Of Winter" (CD)
Jan 13, 2015 Hateful Abandon
"Liars/Bastards" (CD)
Jan 13, 2015 Manilla Road
"Out Of The Abyss (Reissue)" (CD)
Jan 13, 2015 Battle Beast
"Unholy Savior" (CD)
Jan 13, 2015 The Duskfall
"Where The Tree Stands Dead" (CD)
Jan 13, 2015 Cold Snap
"World War 3" (CD)
Jan 15, 2015 Bonemechanics
"Engine Of Dissent" (Digital EP)
Jan 15, 2015 Infra
"Ordeals Of Lower Vibrations" (Vinyl)
Jan 15, 2015 Gnosis
"The Third-Eye Gate" (CD)
Jan 16, 2015 Storm The Sky
"Permanence" (CD)
Jan 16, 2015 Insanity Reigns Supreme
"Unorthodox" (CD)
Jan 17, 2015 Seethe
"Rise From Ruin" (CD)
Jan 20, 2015 Kruger
"Adam and Steve" (CD)
Jan 20, 2015 Serious Black
"As Daylight Breaks" (CD)
Jan 20, 2015 Armageddon
"Captivity & Devourment" (CD)
Jan 20, 2015 Starbynary
"Dark Passenger" (CD)
Jan 20, 2015 Satan's Host
"Pre-Dating God, Pt. I" (CD)
Jan 20, 2015 Satan's Host
"Pre-Dating God, Pt. II" (CD)
Jan 23, 2015 Diablo Blvd
"Follow The Deadlights" (CD)
Jan 26, 2015 Gnaw Their Tongues
"Collected Atrocities 2005 - 2008" (CD)
Jan 27, 2015 Napalm Death
"Apex Predator - Easy Meat" (CD)
Jan 27, 2015 Angelus Apatrida
"Hidden Evolution" (CD)
Jan 27, 2015 Black Sheep Wall
"I'm Going To Kill Myself" (CD)
Jan 27, 2015 Periphery
"Juggernaut: Alpha" (CD)
Jan 27, 2015 Periphery
"Juggernaut: Omega" (CD)
Jan 27, 2015 Grimoire
"L'aorasie Des spectres rêveurs" (CD/EP)
Jan 27, 2015 Lord Dying
"Poisoned Altars" (CD)
Jan 27, 2015 Nightingale
"Retribution" (CD)
Jan 27, 2015 Discourse
"Sanity Decays" (CD)
Jan 27, 2015 Youth Funeral
"See You When I See You" (CD/EP)
Jan 27, 2015 Dracula
"Swing Of Death" (CD)
Jan 27, 2015 Ascension
"The Dead Of The World" (CD)
Jan 27, 2015 Xibalba
"Tierra Y Libertad" (CD)
Jan 30, 2015 Deathbreed
"New World Order" (CD)
Jan 30, 2015 Callisto
"Secret Youth" (CD)
Feb 3, 2015 Blind Guardian
"Beyond The Red Mirror" (CD)
Feb 3, 2015 Leah
"Kings & Queens" (CD)
Feb 3, 2015 Hellish Outcast
"Stay of Execution" (CD)
Feb 9, 2015 Pryapisme
"Futurologie" (CD/EP)
Feb 9, 2015 Cowards
"Rise To Infamy" (CD)
Feb 10, 2015 Thulcandra
"Ascension Lost" (CD)
Feb 10, 2015 Stormcast
"Frame of Mind" (CD)
Feb 10, 2015 Zoax
"Is Everybody Listening?" (Digital EP)
Feb 10, 2015 Finsterforst
"Mach Dich Frei" (CD)
Feb 11, 2015 Putrid Offal
"Mature Necropsy" (CD)
Feb 15, 2015 Stick to Your Guns
"Disobedient" (CD)
Feb 15, 2015 Ecnephias
"Ecnephias" (CD)
Feb 15, 2015 Deivos
"Theodicy" (CD)
Feb 17, 2015 At The Hollow
"What I Hold Most Dear" (CD)
Feb 23, 2015 Gamma Pulse
"Dead But Dreaming" (CD)
Feb 24, 2015 The Agonist
"Eye Of Providence" (CD)
Feb 24, 2015 Ensiferum
"One Man Army" (CD)
Mar 3, 2015 UFO
"A Conspiracy Of Stars" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 The Midnight Ghost Train
"Cold Was The Ground" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 Cancer Bats
"Searching For Zero" (CD)
Mar 30, 2015 Desert
"Never Regret" (CD)
Mar 31, 2015 Prong
"Songs From The Black Hole" (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
18-11-14
Kaledon
"Antillius: The King Of The Light" (CD)
Released
18-11-14
Vortex Of Clutter
"Eclipse Of Reason Beyond Time" (CD)
Released
18-11-14
Dimension
"Revolution" (CD)
Released
21-11-14
Bloodbound
"Stormborn" (CD)
24-11-14 Circa Survive
"Decensus" (CD)
24-11-14 The Duskfall
"Where The Tree Stands Dead" (CD)
28-11-14 Black Fate
"Between Visions & Lies" (CD)
28-11-14 In Aevum Agere
"Limbus Animae" (CD/EP)
28-11-14 Maverick
"Quid Pro Quo" (CD)
28-11-14 The Storyteller
"Sacred Fire" (CD)
28-11-14 Neonfly
"Strangers In Paradise" (CD)
28-11-14 Harmony
"Theatre Of Redemption" (CD)
28-11-14 Axenstar
"Where Dreams Are Forgotten" (CD)
1-12-14 Exlibris
"Aftereal" (CD)
1-12-14 Starbynary
"Dark Passenger" (CD)
1-12-14 Nightglow
"Orpheus" (CD)
1-12-14 Sodom
"Sacred Warpath" (CD/EP)
1-12-14 Reasons Behind
"The Alpha Memory" (CD)
1-12-14 The Flight Of Sleipnir
"V" (CD)
5-12-14 Space Vacation
"Cosmic Vanguard" (CD)
5-12-14 Mors Principium Est
"Dawn Of The 5th Era" (CD)
5-12-14 Revel In Flesh
"Death Kult Legions" (CD)
5-12-14 Cruizzen
"Free Ride" (CD)
5-12-14 Messiah's Kiss
"Get Your Bulls Out" (CD)
5-12-14 Dreadful Minds
"Love|Hate|Lies" (CD)
5-12-14 Scanner
"The Judgement" (CD)
5-12-14 Wretch
"Warriors" (CD)
8-12-14 Season Of Ghosts
"The Human Paradox" (CD)
15-12-14 Fortress Under Siege
"Phoenix Rising" (CD)
24-12-14 Ascension
"The Dead Of The World" (CD)
12-1-15 6:33
"Deadly Scenes" (CD)
16-1-15 Orden Ogan
"Ravenhead" (CD)
16-1-15 Angra
"Secret Garden" (CD)
19-1-15 Angelus Apatrida
"Hidden Evolution" (CD)
19-1-15 Satan's Host
"Pre-Dating God, Pt. I" (CD)
19-1-15 Satan's Host
"Pre-Dating God, Pt. II" (CD)
23-1-15 U.D.O.
"Decadent" (CD)
23-1-15 Devil's Train
"II" (CD)
23-1-15 Dracula
"Swing Of Death" (CD)
26-1-15 ShadowQuest
"Armoured IV Pain" (CD)
26-1-15 Xibalba
"Tierra Y Libertad" (CD)
30-1-15 Blind Guardian
"Beyond The Red Mirror" (CD)
30-1-15 Leah
"Kings & Queens" (CD)
3-2-15 Wind Rose
"Wardens Of The West Wind" (CD)
9-2-15 Zoax
"Is Everybody Listening?" (Digital EP)
23-2-15 UFO
"A Conspiracy Of Stars" (CD)
23-2-15 The Agonist
"Eye Of Providence" (CD)
28-2-15 The Midnight Ghost Train
"Cold Was The Ground" (CD)
23-8-13 Trouble
"The Distortion Field" (CD)
>> Reviewed