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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
Feb 27, 2015
Imperial Triumphant
"Abyssal Gods" (CD)
Released
Feb 27, 2015
Frosttide
"Blood Oath" (CD)
Released
Feb 27, 2015
Dysrider
"Bury The Omen" (CD)
Released
Feb 27, 2015
Godless Angel
"Harvester Of Shadows" (CD)
Released
Feb 27, 2015
Ithaqua
"Initiation to Obscure Mysteries" (Cassette)
Released
Feb 27, 2015
Enthrone the Unborn
"LXXVIII" (CD)
Released
Feb 27, 2015
Acherontas
"Ma Ion - Formulas of Reptilian Unification" (CD)
Released
Feb 27, 2015
Trauma
"Rapture And Wrath" (CD)
Released
Feb 27, 2015
Prowler
"Stallions Of Steel" (CD)
Released
Feb 27, 2015
Monsterworks
"The Existential Codex" (CD)
Released
Feb 27, 2015
Devathorn
"Vritra" (CD)
Released
Feb 28, 2015
Triumvir Foul
"An Oath Of Blood And Fire" (Vinyl)
Released
Feb 28, 2015
Embrional
"The Devil Inside" (CD)
Released
Feb 28, 2015
The Wolf Council
"The Wolf Council" (CD)
Released
Mar 1, 2015
Nazghor
"Diabolical Teachings" (CD)
Released
Mar 1, 2015
Fuck Off
"Hell On Earth II (Revisited & Faster)" (CD)
Mar 2, 2015 Dunderbeist
"Hyklere" (CD)
Mar 2, 2015 Neolith
"Izi.Im.Kunru-Ki." (CD)
Mar 2, 2015 Death Engine
"Mud" (CD)
Mar 2, 2015 Night
"Soldiers Of Time" (CD)
Mar 2, 2015 Apostate
"Time Of Terror" (CD)
Mar 3, 2015 UFO
"A Conspiracy Of Stars" (CD)
Mar 3, 2015 Grey Skies Fallen
"Along Came Life / Introspective" (CD/EP)
Mar 3, 2015 Subversion
"Animi" (CD)
Mar 3, 2015 A Forest Of Stars
"Beware The Sword You Cannot See" (CD)
Mar 3, 2015 Vulture Locust
"Command Presence" (CD)
Mar 3, 2015 Sabertooth Zombie
"Human Performance IV" (CD/EP)
Mar 3, 2015 Caveat
"Kobayashi Maru " (CD)
Mar 3, 2015 Helrunar
"Niederkunfft" (CD)
Mar 3, 2015 Leviathan
"Scar Sighted" (CD)
Mar 3, 2015 The Passion Of Our Souls
"Soulmates" (CD/EP)
Mar 3, 2015 Negura Bunget
"Tau" (CD)
Mar 3, 2015 Fossils
"The Meating" (CD/EP)
Mar 3, 2015 Maestus
"Voir Dire" (CD)
Mar 4, 2015 Viking
"No Child Left Behind" (CD)
Mar 4, 2015 Reach
"Reach Out To Rock" (CD)
Mar 6, 2015 Overtorture
"A Trail Of Death" (CD)
Mar 6, 2015 Heavydeath
"Eternal Sleepwalker" (CD)
Mar 6, 2015 Red Moon Architect
"Fall" (CD)
Mar 6, 2015 Garden of Worms
"Idle Stones" (CD)
Mar 6, 2015 Garden of Worm
"Idle Stones" (CD)
Mar 6, 2015 Terveet Kadet
"Lapin Helvetti" (CD)
Mar 6, 2015 Axemaster
"Overture to Madness" (CD)
Mar 6, 2015 Maladie
"Still" (CD)
Mar 6, 2015 Sacrilegium
"Wicher" (CD)
Mar 7, 2015 Shepherd
"Stereolithic Riffalocalypse" (CD)
Mar 9, 2015 Treedeon
"Lowest Level Reincarnation" (CD)
Mar 9, 2015 XII Boar
"Pitworthy" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 Ashcloud
"Abandon All Light" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 Gouge
"Beyond Death" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 The Midnight Ghost Train
"Cold Was The Ground" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 Melechesh
"Enki" (CD)
>> Reviewed
Mar 10, 2015 Dehuman
"Graveyard of Eden" (CD)
>> Reviewed
Mar 10, 2015 Sacral Rage
"Illusions in Infinite Void" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 Enslaved
"In Times" (CD)
>> Reviewed
Mar 10, 2015 Devast
"Into Decimated Reality" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 Code
"mut" (CD)
>> Reviewed
Mar 10, 2015 Dhampyr
"Oceanclots" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 Evil Invaders
"Pulses Of Pleasure" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 Decline of the I
"Rebellion" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 Eternal Solstice
"Remnants of Immortality" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 Motor Sister
"Ride" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 Harm's Way
"Rust" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 Gospel of the Witches
"Salem's Wounds" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 Santa Cruz
"Santa Cruz" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 Cancer Bats
"Searching For Zero" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 Steel Bearing Hand
"Steel Bearing Hand" (Vinyl)
Mar 10, 2015 Apocrophex
"Suspended From the Cosmic Altaar" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 Dope Stars Inc.
"TeraPunk" (CD)
Mar 10, 2015 Europe
"War Of Kings" (CD)
Mar 13, 2015 Thormesis
"Freier Wille - Freier Geist" (CD)
Mar 13, 2015 Steorrah
"II: Thin White Paint" (CD)
Mar 13, 2015 Soilwork
"Live In The Heart Of Helsinki" (DVD)
Mar 13, 2015 Attack Vertical
"The Great Waste" (CD)
Mar 13, 2015 Nocturnus
"The Science Of Horror" (CD)
Mar 14, 2015 Dead Earth Politics
"Men Become Gods" (CD/EP)
Mar 15, 2015 Simbiose
"Trapped" (CD)
Mar 16, 2015 The Slow Death
"Ark" (CD)
Mar 16, 2015 Galar
"De Gjenlevende" (CD)
Mar 16, 2015 Beautality
"Einfallen: A Tale Ov Torment & Triumph" (CD)
Mar 16, 2015 Horizont
"Horizont" (CD)
Mar 16, 2015 Drakkar
"Run With The Wolf" (CD)
Mar 16, 2015 Hamerex
"The Last Ride" (CD/EP)
Mar 16, 2015 Dynfari
"Vegferð Tímans" (CD)
Mar 17, 2015 Pyramids
"A Northern Meadow" (CD)
Mar 17, 2015 Dodheimsgard
"A Umbra Omega" (CD)
Mar 17, 2015 Reign Of Fury
"Death Be Thy Shepherd" (CD)
Mar 17, 2015 Moonspell
"Extinct" (CD)
>> Reviewed
Mar 17, 2015 Black Rainbows
"Hawkdope" (CD)
Mar 17, 2015 Dischordia
"Sources" (CD/EP)
Mar 17, 2015 Dissident Clone
"State of Dysphoria" (Digital LP)
Mar 17, 2015 The Order Of Apollyon
"The Sword and the Dagger" (CD)
Mar 17, 2015 Ranger
"Where Evil Dwells" (CD)
Mar 20, 2015 Bleeding
"Behind Transparent Walls" (CD)
Mar 20, 2015 Mors Subita
"Degeneration" (CD)
Mar 20, 2015 Nitrovolt
"Dirty Wings" (CD)
Mar 20, 2015 Sleep Inertia
"Growth Decay Transformation" (CD)
Mar 20, 2015 Human Waste
"Harvest Remnants" (CD)
Mar 20, 2015 Sorcerer
"In The Shadow Of The Inverted Cross" (CD)
Mar 20, 2015 Ethernity
"Obscure Illusions" (CD)
Mar 20, 2015 Oppression
"Scars 1988-1990" (CD)
Mar 20, 2015 Lethal Saint
"WWIII" (CD)
Mar 21, 2015 10 Years
"From Birth To Burial" (CD)
Mar 22, 2015 Der Weg Einer Freiheit
"Stellar" (CD)
Mar 22, 2015 Frosthelm
"The Endless Winter" (CD)
Mar 23, 2015 Hands Of Despair
"Hereafter" (CD)
Mar 23, 2015 Groan
"Highrospliffics" (CD/EP)
Mar 23, 2015 Michael Schenker's Temple Of Rock
"Spirit On A Mission" (CD)
Mar 23, 2015 Dire Peril
"Through Time And Space" (CD/EP)
Mar 23, 2015 Gloson
"Yearwalker" (CD)
Mar 24, 2015 Vamps
"Bloodsucker" (CD)
Mar 24, 2015 Lifeless
"Dream" (CD)
Mar 24, 2015 Unrest
"Grindcore" (CD)
Mar 24, 2015 King Hitter
"King Hitter" (CD/EP)
Mar 24, 2015 Barren Earth
"On Lonely Towers" (CD)
Mar 24, 2015 Theories
"Regression" (CD)
Mar 24, 2015 Liturgy
"The Ark Work" (CD)
Mar 24, 2015 Perdition Temple
"The Tempter's Victorious" (CD)
Mar 24, 2015 Bio-Cancer
"Tormenting the Innocent" (CD)
Mar 24, 2015 Disgrace
"True Enemy" (CD)
Mar 26, 2015 God Mother
"Maktbehov" (CD)
Mar 27, 2015 Voice of the Soul
"Catacombs" (CD)
Mar 27, 2015 Pombagira
"Flesh Throne Press" (CD)
Mar 27, 2015 Loch Vostok
"From These Waters" (CD)
Mar 27, 2015 Inculter
"Persisting Devolution" (CD)
Mar 27, 2015 Signs Of Darkness
"The Age Of Decay" (CD)
Mar 27, 2015 Damnation Angels
"The Valiant Fire" (CD)
Mar 28, 2015 Judicator
"At The Expense Of Humanity" (CD)
Mar 30, 2015 Pregierz
"Blood Sanctions" (Vinyl)
Mar 30, 2015 Infesting Swarm
"Desolation Road" (CD)
Mar 30, 2015 Bloodrocuted
"Disaster Strikes Back" (CD)
Mar 30, 2015 Rise of Avernus
"Dramatis Personae" (CD/EP)
Mar 30, 2015 Tome Of The Unreplenished
"Innerstanding" (CD)
Mar 30, 2015 Spectral Darkwave
"Last First Contact" (CD)
Mar 30, 2015 Temperance
"Limitless" (CD)
>> Reviewed
Mar 30, 2015 Desert
"Never Regret" (CD)
Mar 30, 2015 Antagoniste
"The Myth Of Mankind" (CD)
Mar 30, 2015 Gloomball
"The Quiet Monster" (CD)
Mar 30, 2015 Murg
"Varg & Björn" (CD)
Mar 31, 2015 Pentagram
"All Your Sins" (DVD)
Mar 31, 2015 Blackout
"Blackout" (CD)
Mar 31, 2015 Ufomammut
"Ecate" (CD)
Mar 31, 2015 Nightwish
"Endless Forms Most Beautiful" (CD)
Mar 31, 2015 Nepente
"I Will Get Your Soul" (CD)
Mar 31, 2015 Iris Divine
"Karma Sown" (CD)
Mar 31, 2015 Violent Reaction
"Marching On" (CD)
Mar 31, 2015 Cyrax
"Pictures" (CD)
Mar 31, 2015 Where Evil Follows
"Portable Darkness" (CD)
Mar 31, 2015 Abhor
"Ritualia Stramonium" (CD)
Mar 31, 2015 Katatonia
"Sanctitude" (DVD)
Mar 31, 2015 Prong
"Songs From The Black Hole" (CD)
Mar 31, 2015 Thurisaz
"The Pulse Of Mourning" (CD)
Mar 31, 2015 Terra
"Untitled" (CD)
Mar 31, 2015 Full Devil Jacket
"Valley Of Bones" (CD)
Mar 31, 2015 Sonus Mortis
"War Prophecy" (CD)
Apr 1, 2015 Chugger
"Human Plague" (CD)
Apr 6, 2015 Palm Reader
"Beside The Ones We Love" (CD)
Apr 6, 2015 Klone
"Here Comes The Sun" (CD)
Apr 6, 2015 Denizen
"Troubled Waters" (CD)
Apr 7, 2015 Forward Unto Dawn
"Alpha" (CD)
Apr 7, 2015 Poison Idea
"Confuse & Conquer" (CD)
Apr 7, 2015 Royal Thunder
"Crooked Doors" (CD)
Apr 7, 2015 Shroud Eater
"Face The Master" (CD/EP)
Apr 7, 2015 Satanic Warmaster
"Fimbulwinter" (CD)
Apr 7, 2015 Enforcer
"From Beyond" (CD)
Apr 7, 2015 Apophys
"Prime Incursion" (CD)
Apr 7, 2015 Wilderun
"Sleep At The Edge Of The Earth" (CD)
Apr 7, 2015 Agnostic Front
"The American Dream Died" (CD)
Apr 7, 2015 Minsk
"The Crash & The Draw" (CD)
Apr 7, 2015 Killer Refrigerator
"The Fridge And The Power It Holds" (CD/EP)
Apr 7, 2015 Byzantine
"To Release Is To Resolve" (CD)
Apr 7, 2015 Saturnalia Temple
"To The Other" (CD)
Apr 7, 2015 Turbowolf
"Two Hands" (CD)
Apr 7, 2015 Morgoth
"Ungod" (CD)
Apr 7, 2015 Heidevolk
"Velua" (CD)
Apr 7, 2015 Mammoth Mammoth
"Volume IV - Hammered Again" (CD)
Apr 9, 2015 Rongeur
"The Catastrophist & As The Blind Strive" (CD)
Apr 10, 2015 Lancer
"Second Storm" (CD)
Apr 10, 2015 The 69 Eyes
"The Best Of Helsinki Vampires" (2-CD Set)
Apr 13, 2015 Omrade
"Edari" (CD)
Apr 13, 2015 Helfir
"Still Bleeding" (CD)
Apr 14, 2015 theSHIFT
"7th Direction" (CD)
Apr 14, 2015 Bosse-De-Nage
"All Fours" (CD)
Apr 14, 2015 Annisokay
"Enigmatic Smile" (CD)
Apr 14, 2015 Stearica
"Fertile" (CD)
Apr 14, 2015 Infernus
"Grinding Christian Flesh" (CD)
Apr 14, 2015 Crimson Wind
"Last Poetry Line" (CD)
Apr 14, 2015 Eden's Curse
"Live With The Curse" (2-CD Set)
Apr 14, 2015 Jaded Star
"Memories From The Future" (CD)
Apr 14, 2015 Acid King
"Middle of Nowhere, Center of Everywhere" (CD)
Apr 14, 2015 Wolfpakk
"Rise Of The Animal" (CD)
Apr 14, 2015 Wovoka
"Saros" (CD)
Apr 15, 2015 Abyss
"Heretical Anatomy" (CD)
Apr 15, 2015 Apocalyptica
"Shadowmaker" (CD)
Apr 15, 2015 Wende
"The Third and the Noble" (CD)
Apr 16, 2015 Retrace the Lines
"Handmade Crown" (CD)
Apr 17, 2015 Nocternity
"Harps of the Ancient Temples" (CD)
Apr 18, 2015 Gallows
"Desolation Sounds" (CD)
Apr 20, 2015 Drudkh
"A Furrow Cut Short" (CD)
Apr 20, 2015 Aelter
"Aelter IV: Love Eternal" (CD)
Apr 20, 2015 Prolong The Agony
"All We Are" (CD/EP)
Apr 20, 2015 Kontinuum
"Kyrr" (CD)
Apr 21, 2015 Infernal War
"Axiom" (CD)
Apr 21, 2015 Horsehunter
"Caged In Flesh" (CD)
Apr 21, 2015 Abiotic
"Casuistry" (CD)
Apr 21, 2015 Incinerate
"Eradicating Terrestrial Species" (CD)
Apr 21, 2015 Shattered Sun
"Hope Within Hatred" (CD)
Apr 21, 2015 Forgotten Tomb
"Hurt Yourself and The Ones You Love" (CD)
Apr 21, 2015 Shining
"IX - Everyone, Everything, Everywhere, Ends" (CD)
Apr 21, 2015 The Beautiful Ones
"Jaded Love" (CD)
Apr 21, 2015 The Beautiful Ones
"Jaded Love" (CD)
Apr 21, 2015 Native Construct
"Quiet World" (CD)
Apr 21, 2015 Gruesome
"Savage Land" (CD)
Apr 21, 2015 Mirror Queen
"Scaffolds of the Sky" (CD)
Apr 21, 2015 Gift Giver
"Shitlife" (CD)
Apr 21, 2015 Continuum
"The Hypothesis" (CD)
Apr 21, 2015 Impellitteri
"Venom" (CD)
Apr 21, 2015 Deez Nuts
"Word Is Bond" (CD)
Apr 24, 2015 Unleashed
"Dawn Of The Nine" (CD)
Apr 24, 2015 Blackwelder
"Survival Of The Fittest" (CD)
Apr 24, 2015 Nightrage
"The Puritan" (CD)
Apr 27, 2015 Seagrave
"Stabwound" (CD)
Apr 28, 2015 A Life Divided
"Human" (CD)
Apr 28, 2015 Axel Rudi Pell
"Magic Moments" (DVD)
Apr 28, 2015 Sirenia
"The Seventh Life Path" (CD)
Apr 28, 2015 Monolord
"Vænir" (CD)
Apr 28, 2015 Noise-A-Tron
"Vast Arcane" (CD)
May 5, 2015 Demonical
"Black Flesh Redemption" (CD/EP)
May 5, 2015 Kamelot
"Haven" (CD)
May 5, 2015 Satyricon
"Live At The Opera" (CD)
May 5, 2015 Korpiklaani
"Noita" (CD)
May 5, 2015 Dealers
"Rest In Power" (Digital EP)
May 5, 2015 Venomous Maximus
"The Firewalker" (CD)
May 5, 2015 The Bloodline
"We Are One" (CD)
May 8, 2015 Arcturus
"Arcturian" (CD)
May 8, 2015 Mist
"Inan'" (CD/EP)
May 11, 2015 Orakle
"Éclats" (CD)
May 12, 2015 Dark Sarah
"Behind The Black Veil" (CD)
May 12, 2015 Magnum
"Escape From The Shadow Garden - Live 2014" (CD)
May 12, 2015 Civil War
"Gods And Generals" (CD)
May 12, 2015 Sisters Of...
"The Serpent, The Angel and The Adversary" (CD)
May 12, 2015 God Damn
"Vultures" (CD)
May 12, 2015 Luciferian Rites
"When the Light Dies" (CD)
May 17, 2015 Faith No More
"Sol Invictus" (CD)
May 19, 2015 Death Alley
"Black Magick Boogieland" (CD)
May 19, 2015 George Kollias
"Invictus" (CD)
May 19, 2015 Coal Chamber
"Rivals" (CD)
May 19, 2015 Hypothermia
"Svartkonst" (CD)
May 19, 2015 Whitesnake
"The Purple Album" (CD)
May 22, 2015 Orchid
"Sign Of The Witch" (CD/EP)
May 29, 2015 Helloween
"My God Given Right" (CD)
Jun 1, 2015 Incolors
"The Unchained" (CD)
Jun 2, 2015 Leprous
"The Congregation" (CD)
Jun 6, 2015 Void Paradigm
"Earth's Disease" (CD)
Jun 9, 2015 Gyze
"Black Bride" (CD)
Jun 9, 2015 My Sleeping Karma
"Moksha" (CD)
Jul 14, 2015 Dragonforce
"In The Line Of Fire" (DVD)

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
27-2-15
Trauma
"Rapture And Wrath" (CD)
Released
27-2-15
Decline of the I
"Rebellion" (CD)
Released
27-2-15
Wolfpakk
"Rise Of The Animal" (CD)
Released
27-2-15
Prowler
"Stallions Of Steel" (CD)
Released
27-2-15
The Resistance
"Torture Tactics" (CD/EP)
Released
28-2-15
The Midnight Ghost Train
"Cold Was The Ground" (CD)
2-3-15 Subversion
"Animi" (CD)
2-3-15 Enforcer
"From Beyond" (CD)
4-3-15 Viking
"No Child Left Behind" (CD)
6-3-15 Moonspell
"Extinct" (CD)
>> Reviewed
6-3-15 Enslaved
"In Times" (CD)
>> Reviewed
9-3-15 Dehuman
"Graveyard of Eden" (CD)
>> Reviewed
9-3-15 Devast
"Into Decimated Reality" (CD)
9-3-15 Gospel of the Witches
"Salem's Wounds" (CD)
16-3-15 Drakkar
"Run With The Wolf" (CD)
17-3-15 Eternal Solstice
"Remnants of Immortality" (CD)
18-3-15 Abominator
"Evil Proclaimed" (CD)
19-3-15 Snakeyes
"Ultimate Sin" (CD)
20-3-15 Bleeding
"Behind Transparent Walls" (CD)
20-3-15 Ethernity
"Obscure Illusions" (CD)
20-3-15 Barren Earth
"On Lonely Towers" (CD)
20-3-15 Grenouer
"Unwanted Today" (CD)
20-3-15 Lethal Saint
"WWIII" (CD)
23-3-15 Hands Of Despair
"Hereafter" (CD)
23-3-15 Der Weg Einer Freiheit
"Stellar" (CD)
27-3-15 Messenger
"Captain's Loot" (CD/EP)
27-3-15 Nightwish
"Endless Forms Most Beautiful" (CD)
27-3-15 Heidevolk
"Velua" (CD)
27-3-15 Mammoth Mammoth
"Volume IV - Hammered Again" (CD)
27-3-15 Watch Them Fade
"Welcome To My Void" (CD)
28-3-15 Judicator
"At The Expense Of Humanity" (CD)
30-3-15 No Return
"Fearless Walk To Rise" (CD)
30-3-15 Temperance
"Limitless" (CD)
>> Reviewed
30-3-15 Katatonia
"Sanctitude" (DVD)
4-4-15 Agnostic Front
"The American Dream Died" (CD)
10-4-15 A Life Divided
"Human" (CD)
17-4-15 Forgotten Tomb
"Hurt Yourself and The Ones You Love" (CD)
17-4-15 Impellitteri
"Venom" (CD)
24-4-15 Jaded Star
"Memories From The Future" (CD)
24-4-15 Sirenia
"The Seventh Life Path" (CD)
27-4-15 Deez Nuts
"Word Is Bond" (CD)
1-5-15 Satyricon
"Live At The Opera" (CD)
1-5-15 Korpiklaani
"Noita" (CD)
8-5-15 Dark Sarah
"Behind The Black Veil" (CD)
8-5-15 Kamelot
"Haven" (CD)
11-5-15 Void Paradigm
"Earth's Disease" (CD)
11-5-15 Magnum
"Escape From The Shadow Garden - Live 2014" (CD)
11-5-15 Civil War
"Gods And Generals" (CD)
15-5-15 Hypothermia
"Svartkonst" (CD)
18-5-15 George Kollias
"Invictus" (CD)
25-5-15 Leprous
"The Congregation" (CD)
29-5-15 My Sleeping Karma
"Moksha" (CD)
29-5-15 Helloween
"My God Given Right" (CD)
23-8-13 Trouble
"The Distortion Field" (CD)
>> Reviewed