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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
Jan 22, 2021
Conviction
"Conviction" (CD)
Released
Jan 22, 2021
Human Fortress
"Epic Tales & Untold Stories" (CD)
Released
Jan 22, 2021
Holy Mother
"Face This Burn" (CD)
Released
Jan 22, 2021
Grabunhold
"Heldentod" (CD)
Released
Jan 22, 2021
Wardruna
"Kvitravn" (CD)
Released
Jan 22, 2021
Therion
"Leviathan" (CD)
Released
Jan 22, 2021
Asphyx
"Necroceros" (CD)
Released
Jan 22, 2021
Nervosa
"Perpetual Chaos" (CD)
Released
Jan 22, 2021
Ektomorf
"Reborn" (CD)
Released
Jan 22, 2021
Scarred
"Scarred" (CD)
Released
Jan 22, 2021
Endezzma
"The Archer, Fjord And The Thunder" (CD)
Released
Jan 22, 2021
Phantom Elite
"Titanium" (CD)
Released
Jan 22, 2021
Ellende
"Triebe" (CD/EP)
Released
Jan 22, 2021
Labyrinth
"Welcome To The Absurd Circus" (CD)
Jan 29, 2021 Volniir
"All Hope Abandon" (CD)
Jan 29, 2021 Pounder
"Breaking The World" (CD)
Jan 29, 2021 Soen
"Imperial" (CD)
Jan 29, 2021 The Body
"I've Seen All I Need To See" (CD)
Jan 29, 2021 Souls Of Diotima
"Janas" (CD)
Jan 29, 2021 Harakiri For The Sky
"Mære" (CD)
Jan 29, 2021 Barbarian Hermit
"One" (CD)
Jan 29, 2021 Slaveknight
"Peasant" (CD)
Jan 29, 2021 Escarion
"Pillars Of The Faith" (CD)
Jan 29, 2021 Tragedian
"Seven Dimensions" (CD)
Jan 29, 2021 Splendidula
"Somnus" (CD)
Jan 29, 2021 Oceana
"The Pattern" (CD)
Jan 29, 2021 Rezet
"Truth In Between" (CD)
Jan 29, 2021 Demon Head
"Viscera" (CD)
Jan 29, 2021 Tribulation
"Where The Gloom Becomes Sound" (CD)
Feb 5, 2021 Angelus Apatrida
"Angelus Apatrida" (CD)
Feb 5, 2021 Basilica
"Basilica" (CD)
Feb 5, 2021 Incursed
"Baskavígin" (CD)
Feb 5, 2021 Korpiklaani
"Jylhä" (CD)
Feb 5, 2021 Kalidia
"Lies' Device" (CD)
Feb 5, 2021 Omination
"NGR" (CD)
Feb 5, 2021 Keys Of Orthanc
"Of The Lineage Of Kings" (CD)
Feb 5, 2021 Heave Blood And Die
"Post People" (CD)
Feb 5, 2021 Feskarn
"Ravens Way" (CD)
Feb 5, 2021 Todd La Torre
"Rejoice In The Suffering" (CD)
Feb 5, 2021 Alkerdeel
"Slonk" (CD)
Feb 5, 2021 Uncertainty Principle
"Sonic Terror" (CD)
Feb 5, 2021 Terrordome
"Straight Outta Smogtown" (CD)
Feb 5, 2021 Cult of Luna
"The Raging River" (CD/EP)
Feb 5, 2021 Product of Hate
"You Brought This War" (CD)
Feb 7, 2021 Everdawn
"Cleopatra" (CD)
Feb 12, 2021 Tok Yathraa
"Chapter: Toyol" (CD)
Feb 12, 2021 DayGlo Mourning
"Dead Star" (CD)
Feb 12, 2021 Simulacrum
"Genesis" (CD)
Feb 12, 2021 Toledo Steel
"Heading For The Fire" (CD)
Feb 12, 2021 Aborym
"Hostile" (CD)
Feb 12, 2021 Abiotic
"Ikigai" (CD)
Feb 12, 2021 Ad Nauseam
"Imperative Imperceptible Impulse" (CD)
Feb 12, 2021 Sur Austru
"Obâr?ie" (CD)
Feb 12, 2021 Immortal Guardian
"Psychosomatic" (CD)
Feb 12, 2021 Sirenia
"Riddles, Ruins & Revelations" (CD)
Feb 12, 2021 Swampbeast
"Seven Evils Spawned Of Seven Heads" (CD)
Feb 12, 2021 Emptiness
"Vide" (CD)
Feb 19, 2021 Upon The Altar
"Absid Ab Ordine Luminis" (CD)
Feb 19, 2021 Krokus
"Adios Amigos Live @ Wacken" (CD)
Feb 19, 2021 Kekal
"Alternate Frequency Reception" (Digital EP)
Feb 19, 2021 Ablaze My Sorrow
"Among Ashes And Monoliths" (CD)
Feb 19, 2021 Saprobiontic
"Apocalyptic Retribution" (CD)
Feb 19, 2021 Ephemerald
"Between The Glimpses Of Hope" (CD)
Feb 19, 2021 Athanatos
"Biogenesis" (CD)
Feb 19, 2021 Crystallion
"Heads Or Tails" (CD)
Feb 19, 2021 In Tormentata Quiete
"Krononota" (CD)
Feb 19, 2021 Detritus
"Myths" (CD)
Feb 19, 2021 Lake of Tears
"Ominous" (CD)
Feb 19, 2021 Thron
"Pilgrim" (CD)
Feb 19, 2021 The Amenta
"Revelator" (CD)
Feb 19, 2021 Coronary
"Sinbad" (CD)
Feb 19, 2021 Spire
"Temple Of Khronos" (CD)
Feb 19, 2021 Suffering Hour
"The Cyclic Reckoning" (CD)
Feb 19, 2021 Final Void
"Visions Of Fear" (CD)
Feb 19, 2021 Szary Wilk
"Wrath" (CD)
Feb 26, 2021 Alice Cooper
"Detroit Stories" (CD)
Feb 26, 2021 Evergrey
"Escape Of The Phoenix" (CD)
Feb 26, 2021 Architects
"For Those That Wish To Exist" (CD)
Feb 26, 2021 Moonspell
"Hermitage" (CD)
Feb 26, 2021 Skam
"Intra" (CD/EP)
Feb 26, 2021 Landmvrks
"Lost In The Waves" (CD)
Feb 26, 2021 Einherjer
"North Star" (CD)
Feb 26, 2021 Epica
"Omega" (CD)
Feb 26, 2021 Bonfire
"Roots" (CD)
Feb 26, 2021 Anneke Van Giersbergen
"The Darkest Skies Are The Brighest" (CD)
Mar 5, 2021 Nightfall
"At Night We Prey" (CD)
Mar 5, 2021 Baest
"Necro Sapiens" (CD)
Mar 5, 2021 Demon Hunter
"Songs Of Death And Resurrection" (CD)
Mar 12, 2021 EyeHateGod
"A History Of Nomadic Behavior" (CD)
Mar 12, 2021 Thunder
"All The Right Noises" (CD)
Mar 12, 2021 Secret Sphere
"Lifeblood" (CD)
Mar 12, 2021 The Crown
"Royal Destroyer" (CD)
Mar 12, 2021 Rob Zombie
"The Lunar Injection Kool Aid Eclipse Conspiracy" (CD)
Mar 19, 2021 Erra
"Erra" (CD)
Mar 19, 2021 Dvne
"Etemen Ænka" (CD)
Mar 19, 2021 Saxon
"Inspirations" (CD)
Mar 19, 2021 U.D.O.
"Live In Bulgaria 2020 – Pandemic Survival Show" (CD)
Mar 19, 2021 Agent Steel
"No Other Godz Before Me" (CD)
Mar 26, 2021 Memoriam
"To The End" (CD)
Apr 9, 2021 Saille
"V" (CD)
Apr 9, 2021 Arion
"Vultures Die Alone" (CD)
Apr 9, 2021 Blaze Bayley
"War Within Me" (CD)
Apr 16, 2021 Holding Absence
"The Greatest Mistake Of My Life" (CD)
May 28, 2021 Bloodbound
"Creatures Of The Dark Realm" (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
22-1-21
Ellende
"Triebe" (CD/EP)
23-8-13 Trouble
"The Distortion Field" (CD)
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