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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
Jun 18, 2017
Moribundo
"Raíz Amarga" (CD)
Released
Jun 19, 2017
The Father Of Serpents
"Age Of Damnation" (CD)
Released
Jun 20, 2017
Agonia Black Vomit
"Cosmosatanic Wisdom" (CD)
Released
Jun 20, 2017
Vitne
"Jupiter" (CD)
Released
Jun 21, 2017
Kashgar
"Kashgar" (CD)
Released
Jun 21, 2017
Salaman Isku
"Le Voyage Nocturne" (CD)
Released
Jun 22, 2017
Darkflight
"The Hereafter" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 The Interbeing
"Among The Amorphous" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 Pteroglyph
"Death Of A Prince" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 Irdorath
"Denial Of Creation" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 My Regime
"Deranged Patterns" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 Father Befouled
"Desolate Gods" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 Jyrki 69
"Helsinki Vampire" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 Rhapsody Of Fire
"Legendary Years" (CD)
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Jun 23, 2017 Broken Hope
"Mutilated & Assimilated" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 Soul Enema
"Of Clans and Clones and Clowns" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 Skelethal
"Of the Depths..." (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 42 Decibel
"Overloaded" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 Insatia
"Phoenix Aflame" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 Charnabon
"Serpent's Blood" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 Tyrannosorceress
"Shattering Light's Creation" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 Granada
"Sincronizado" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 Thoughts Of Ionesco
"Skar Cymbals" (CD/EP)
Jun 23, 2017 Municipal Waste
"Slime And Punishment" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 Wildspeaker
"Spreading Adder" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 Circle
"Terminal" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 Selene
"The Ravages of Time" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 Goatwhore
"Vengeful Ascension" (CD)
Jun 23, 2017 Dying Fetus
"Wrong One To Fuck With" (CD)
Jun 24, 2017 Gloomy Grim
"Fuck The World, War Is War" (CD)
Jun 24, 2017 Humanity Zero
"Withered In Isolation" (CD)
Jun 25, 2017 Sinnerangel
"Sinister Decálogo" (CD)
Jun 26, 2017 Bereft Of Light
"Hoinar" (CD)
Jun 27, 2017 Madrost
"The Essence of Time Matches No Flesh" (CD)
Jun 29, 2017 Verthebral
"Regeneration" (CD)
Jun 30, 2017 Ye Banished Privateers
"First Night Back In Port" (CD)
Jun 30, 2017 Stone Sour
"Hydrograd" (CD)
Jun 30, 2017 Uncommon Evolution
"Junkyard Jesus" (CD/EP)
Jun 30, 2017 Laser Flames On The Great Big News
"Laser Flames On The Great Big News" (CD)
Jun 30, 2017 Weaponizer
"Lawless Age" (CD)
Jun 30, 2017 Mutation
"Mutation III: Dark Black" (CD)
Jun 30, 2017 In The Presence of Wolves
"Of Two Minds, Stages 1-2: The Ape and The Cage" (CD/EP)
Jun 30, 2017 Weregoat
"Pestilential Rites of Infernal Fornication" (CD)
Jun 30, 2017 Pig's Blood
"Pig's Blood" (CD)
Jun 30, 2017 Witch Vomit
"Poisoned Blood" (CD)
Jun 30, 2017 Masterplan
"PumpKings" (CD)
Jun 30, 2017 The Soundbyte
"Solitary IV" (CD)
Jun 30, 2017 Ljosazabojstwa
"Sychodžannie" (CD/EP)
Jun 30, 2017 Ram-Page
"The Grave Of Seven Billion" (CD)
Jun 30, 2017 Helfir
"The Human Defeat" (CD)
Jun 30, 2017 Vintersorg
"Till Fjälls Del II" (CD)
Jun 30, 2017 Origin
"Unparalleled Universe" (CD)
Jun 30, 2017 Misery Signals
"Yesterday Was Everything" (CD)
Jul 1, 2017 Contra
"Deny Everything" (CD)
Jul 1, 2017 Kimberly Freeman
"Secret Lullaby" (CD)
Jul 1, 2017 Ward XVI
"The Art Of Manipulation" (CD)
Jul 2, 2017 El Camino
"Cursed Congregation" (CD)
Jul 3, 2017 Nadimac
"Besnilo" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Demised
"A Warm Place to Stay" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Apothesary
"Accept Loss Forever" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Decapitated
"Anticult" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Aborted
"Bathos" (CD/EP)
Jul 7, 2017 M.O.D.
"Busted, Broke, and America" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Skinflint
"Chief Of The Ghosts" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Heresiarch
"Death Ordinance" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Suicide Forest
"Descend Into Despair" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Ten
"Gothica" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Orden Ogan
"Gunmen" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Exmordium
"Into the Sepulchral Spectrum" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Nordjarvi
"Lakewind Whispers" (CD/EP)
Jul 7, 2017 Blind Guardian
"Live Beyond The Spheres" (Boxed Set)
Jul 7, 2017 PaRtY CaNnOn
"Perverse Party Platter" (CD/EP)
Jul 7, 2017 Next To None
"Phases" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Loyal Until Death
"Remain Defiant" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 River Black
"River Black" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Beyond Grace
"Seekers" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Nicumo
"Storms Arise" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Lifeless
"The Occult Mastery" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Ecnephias
"The Sad Wonder Of The Sun" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Demon Head
"Thunder On The Fields" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Seer
"Vol. III & IV: Cult of the Void" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Heaven In Her Arms
"White Halo" (CD)
Jul 7, 2017 Bison
"You Are Not The Ocean You Are The Patient" (CD)
Jul 11, 2017 God Root
"Salt and Rot " (CD)
Jul 13, 2017 Mouldered
"Chronology Of A Rotten Mind" (CD)
Jul 14, 2017 Enfold Darkness
"Adversary Omnipotent" (CD)
Jul 14, 2017 Odium
"As The World Turns Black" (CD)
Jul 14, 2017 Livid
"Beneath This Shroud, The Earth Erodes" (CD)
Jul 14, 2017 Destroyer of Light
"Chamber of Horrors" (CD)
Jul 14, 2017 Eva Can't
"Gravatum" (CD)
Jul 14, 2017 Integrity
"Howling, For The Nightmare Shall Consume" (CD)
Jul 14, 2017 Edguy
"Monuments" (DVD)
Jul 14, 2017 Elegy of Madness
"New Era" (CD)
Jul 14, 2017 Expulsion
"Nightmare Future" (CD)
Jul 14, 2017 Execration
"Return To The Void" (CD)
Jul 14, 2017 Bloody Hammers
"The Horrific Case Of Bloody Hammer" (CD/EP)
Jul 14, 2017 ToJa
"V" (CD)
Jul 17, 2017 Zaraza
"Spasms of Rebirth" (CD)
Jul 18, 2017 Hogan's Goat
"Hogan's Goat" (CD)
Jul 21, 2017 Decrepit Birth
"Axis Mundi" (CD)
Jul 21, 2017 Conclusion Of An Age
"Captains And Kings" (CD)
Jul 21, 2017 Auditory Armory
"Dark Matter" (CD)
Jul 21, 2017 Intrcptr
"I" (CD)
Jul 21, 2017 Unisonic
"Live In Wacken" (DVD Audio)
Jul 21, 2017 Pathology
"Pathology" (CD)
Jul 21, 2017 Tau Cross
"Pillar Of Fire" (CD)
Jul 21, 2017 Galderia
"Return Of The Cosmic Men" (CD)
Jul 21, 2017 In This Moment
"Ritual" (CD)
Jul 21, 2017 Prospekt
"The Illuminated Sky" (CD)
Jul 25, 2017 Scalpel
"Methods to Delusion" (CD)
Jul 28, 2017 Blazing Rust
"Armed To Exist" (CD)
Jul 28, 2017 Couch Slut
"Contempt" (CD)
Jul 28, 2017 The Midnight Ghost Train
"Cypress Ave." (CD)
Jul 28, 2017 HeadCrusher
"Death Comes with Silence" (CD)
Jul 28, 2017 Absolva
"Defiance" (CD)
Jul 28, 2017 Cytotoxin
"Gammageddon" (CD)
Jul 28, 2017 Temple of Void
"Lords of Death" (CD)
Jul 28, 2017 Alice Cooper
"Paranormal" (CD)
Jul 28, 2017 Rage
"Seasons Of The Black" (CD)
Jul 28, 2017 Byzantine
"The Cicada Tree" (CD)
Jul 28, 2017 Abhorrent Decimation
"The Pardoner" (CD)
Jul 28, 2017 Afterbirth
"The Time Traveler's Dilemma" (CD)
Jul 28, 2017 Rings Of Saturn
"Ultu Ulla" (CD)
Jul 28, 2017 Make Them Suffer
"Worlds Apart" (CD)
Jul 28, 2017 Prong
"Zero Days" (CD)
Jul 30, 2017 MRTVI
"Negative Atonal Dissonance" (CD)
Aug 1, 2017 Gravesite
"Neverending Trail of Skulls" (CD)
Aug 4, 2017 Nuclear Warfare
"Empowered By Hate" (CD)
Aug 4, 2017 Russkaja
"Kosmopoliturbo" (CD)
Aug 4, 2017 Exit Eden
"Rhapsodies in Black" (CD)
Aug 4, 2017 Quiet Riot
"Road Rage" (CD)
Aug 4, 2017 Seven Spires
"Solveig" (CD)
Aug 4, 2017 Accept
"The Rise Of Chaos" (CD)
Aug 8, 2017 Korrupt
"Preachers and Creatures" (CD)
Aug 11, 2017 Dawn Of Disease
"Ascension Gate" (CD)
Aug 11, 2017 Venom Inc.
"Avé" (CD)
Aug 11, 2017 Atriarch
"Dead As Truth" (CD)
Aug 11, 2017 Moral Void
"Deprive" (CD)
Aug 11, 2017 Cormorant
"Diaspora" (CD)
Aug 11, 2017 NYN
"Entropy: Of Chaos and Salt" (CD)
Aug 11, 2017 Subservience
"Forest Of The Impaled" (CD)
Aug 11, 2017 The Lurking Fear
"Out Of The Voiceless Grave" (CD)
Aug 11, 2017 Demon Eye
"Prophecies And Lie" (CD)
Aug 14, 2017 Desecresy
"The Mortal Horizon" (CD)
Aug 18, 2017 Thy Art Is Murder
"Dear Desolation" (CD)
Aug 18, 2017 Beneath
"Ephemeris" (CD)
Aug 18, 2017 Eluveitie
"Evocation II: Pantheon" (CD)
Aug 18, 2017 Void Ritual
"Heretical Wisdom" (CD)
Aug 18, 2017 Old Iron
"Lupus Metallorum" (CD)
Aug 18, 2017 False Gods
"Reports From Oblivion" (CD/EP)
Aug 18, 2017 End Of Green
"Void Estate" (CD)
Aug 20, 2017 Ursinne
"Swim With The Leviathan" (CD)
Aug 25, 2017 Alpha Tiger
"Alpha Tiger" (CD)
Aug 25, 2017 Dagoba
"Black Nova" (CD)
Aug 25, 2017 Der Weg Einer Freiheit
"Finisterre" (CD)
Aug 25, 2017 Brendon Small's Galaktikon
"Galaktikon II: Become The Storm" (CD)
Aug 25, 2017 Leprous
"Malina" (CD)
Aug 25, 2017 Nervecell
"Past, Present…Torture" (CD)
Aug 25, 2017 Alazka
"Phoenix" (CD)
Aug 25, 2017 The Haunted
"Strength In Numbers" (CD)
Sep 1, 2017 Eyes Wide Open
"And So It Begins" (CD)
Sep 1, 2017 Fireforce
"Annihilate The Evil" (CD)
Sep 1, 2017 Septicflesh
"Codex Omega" (CD)
Sep 1, 2017 Paradise Lost
"Medusa" (CD)
Sep 4, 2017 Tales Of Gaia
"Hypernova" (CD)
Sep 8, 2017 The Shadeless Emperor
"Ashbled Shores" (CD)
Sep 8, 2017 Helvetestromb
"Demonic Excrements Cursed With Life" (CD)
Sep 8, 2017 Crematory
"Live Insurrection" (DVD Audio)
Sep 8, 2017 Gods Of Silence
"Neverland" (CD)
Sep 8, 2017 Arch Enemy
"Will To Power" (CD)
Sep 9, 2017 Overkhaos
"Beware Of Truth" (CD)
Sep 15, 2017 Zornheym
""Where Hatred Dwells and Darkness Reigns" (CD)
Sep 15, 2017 Caligula's Horse
"In Contact" (CD)
Sep 15, 2017 Highrider
"Roll For Initiative" (CD)
Sep 15, 2017 Belphegor
"Totenritual" (CD)
Sep 22, 2017 Ufomammut
"8" (CD)
Sep 22, 2017 Cradle Of Filth
"Cryptoriana - The Seductiveness Of Decay" (CD)
Sep 22, 2017 Implore
"Subjugate" (CD)
Sep 22, 2017 Diablo Blvd
"Zero Hour" (CD)
Sep 26, 2017 5 Star Grave
"The Red Room" (CD)
Sep 29, 2017 Evil Invaders
"Feed Me Violence" (CD)
Sep 29, 2017 Nocturnal Rites
"Pheonix" (CD)
Sep 29, 2017 Unsane
"Sterilize" (CD)
Nov 3, 2017 Moonspell
"1755" (CD)
Dec 16, 2017 Stone Sour
"Come What(Ever) May 10th Anniversary Edition" (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
23-6-17 Pteroglyph
"Death Of A Prince" (CD)
23-6-17 My Regime
"Deranged Patterns" (CD)
23-6-17 Doll Skin
"Manic Pixie Dream Girl" (CD)
23-6-17 Soul Enema
"Of Clans and Clones and Clowns" (CD)
23-6-17 Skelethal
"Of the Depths..." (CD)
23-6-17 42 Decibel
"Overloaded" (CD)
23-6-17 Lionsoul
"Welcome Storm" (CD)
23-6-17 Bison
"You Are Not The Ocean You Are The Patient" (CD)
29-6-17 Verthebral
"Regeneration" (CD)
30-6-17 Ye Banished Privateers
"First Night Back In Port" (CD)
30-6-17 Masterplan
"PumpKings" (CD)
30-6-17 Vintersorg
"Till Fjälls Del II" (CD)
30-6-17 Origin
"Unparalleled Universe" (CD)
1-7-17 Ward XVI
"The Art Of Manipulation" (CD)
3-7-17 Nadimac
"Besnilo" (CD)
7-7-17 Decapitated
"Anticult" (CD)
7-7-17 Skinflint
"Chief Of The Ghosts" (CD)
7-7-17 Heresiarch
"Death Ordinance" (CD)
7-7-17 Ten
"Gothica" (CD)
7-7-17 Blind Guardian
"Live Beyond The Spheres" (Boxed Set)
7-7-17 Nicumo
"Storms Arise" (CD)
14-7-17 Eva Can't
"Gravatum" (CD)
14-7-17 ToJa
"V" (CD)
21-7-17 Conclusion Of An Age
"Captains And Kings" (CD)
21-7-17 Unisonic
"Live In Wacken" (DVD Audio)
21-7-17 Galderia
"Return Of The Cosmic Men" (CD)
21-7-17 Prospekt
"The Illuminated Sky" (CD)
28-7-17 Blazing Rust
"Armed To Exist" (CD)
28-7-17 The Midnight Ghost Train
"Cypress Ave." (CD)
28-7-17 HeadCrusher
"Death Comes with Silence" (CD)
28-7-17 Absolva
"Defiance" (CD)
28-7-17 Rage
"Seasons Of The Black" (CD)
1-8-17 The Shadeless Emperor
"Ashbled Shores" (CD)
4-8-17 Nuclear Warfare
"Empowered By Hate" (CD)
4-8-17 Russkaja
"Kosmopoliturbo" (CD)
4-8-17 Exit Eden
"Rhapsodies in Black" (CD)
4-8-17 Seven Spires
"Solveig" (CD)
11-8-17 Venom Inc.
"Avé" (CD)
11-8-17 The Lurking Fear
"Out Of The Voiceless Grave" (CD)
14-8-17 Desecresy
"The Mortal Horizon" (CD)
18-8-17 Eluveitie
"Evocation II: Pantheon" (CD)
18-8-17 End Of Green
"Void Estate" (CD)
20-8-17 Ursinne
"Swim With The Leviathan" (CD)
25-8-17 Alpha Tiger
"Alpha Tiger" (CD)
25-8-17 Leprous
"Malina" (CD)
25-8-17 Nervecell
"Past, Present…Torture" (CD)
25-8-17 The Haunted
"Strength In Numbers" (CD)
1-9-17 Septicflesh
"Codex Omega" (CD)
1-9-17 Paradise Lost
"Medusa" (CD)
4-9-17 Tales Of Gaia
"Hypernova" (CD)
8-9-17 Crematory
"Live Insurrection" (DVD Audio)
8-9-17 Gods Of Silence
"Neverland" (CD)
15-9-17 Caligula's Horse
"In Contact" (CD)
22-9-17 Cradle Of Filth
"Cryptoriana - The Seductiveness Of Decay" (CD)
26-9-17 5 Star Grave
"The Red Room" (CD)
29-9-17 Evil Invaders
"Feed Me Violence" (CD)
29-9-17 Nocturnal Rites
"Pheonix" (CD)
13-10-17 Helvetestromb
"Demonic Excrements Cursed With Life" (CD)
13-10-17 Irdorath
"Denial Of Creation" (CD)
3-11-17 Moonspell
"1755" (CD)
20-3-19 Horror God
"Cold Shine" (CD)
23-8-13 Trouble
"The Distortion Field" (CD)
>> Reviewed