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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
Jul 8, 2022 Torturized
"Aftermath" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 The Machinist
"All Is Not Well" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Altars
"Ascetic Reflection" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Ice Howl
"Darkness From Beyond" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Greylotus
"Dawnfall" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Scaphis
"Dissected & Fermented" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Antilles
"Entheos" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Traitor
"Exiled To The Surface" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Anticreation
"From The Dust Of Embers" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Wormrot
"Hiss" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Atomic Symphony
"Hybris" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Seep
"Hymns To The Gore" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Kanine
"Karnage" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Negative 13
"Mourning Asteri" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Organectomy
"Nail Below Nail" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Defect Designer
"Neanderthal" (CD/EP)
Jul 8, 2022 Telekinetic Yeti
"Primordial" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Vomit Forth
"Seething Malevolence" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Blackwater Drowning
"Sonder // Satori" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Powerwolf
"The Monumental Mass - A Cinematic Metal Event" (DVD)
Jul 8, 2022 Powerwolf
"The Monumental Mass - A Cinematic Metal Event" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Grenadier
"Trumpets Blare In Blazing Glory" (CD)
Jul 8, 2022 Altaria
"Wisdom" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Sinner
"Brotherhood" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Molder
"Engrossed In Decay" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Kekal
"Envisaged" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Cerebral Extinction
"Escape From Illusion" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Inhuman Condition
"Fearsick" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Behold! The Monolith
"From The Fathomless Deep" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Remains
"Grind 'til Death" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Hissing
"Hypervirulence Architecture" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Deathbringer
"IT" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Mantar
"Pain Is Forever And This Is The End" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Begrime Exemious
"Rotting In The Aftermath" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Maul
"Seraphic Punishment" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Xenoglyph
"Spiritfraud" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 God Is An Astronaut
"The Beginning Of The End" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Fellowship
"The Saberlight Chronicles" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Graveshadow
"The Uncertain Hour" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Defected Decay
"Troops Of Abomination" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Antigama
"Whiteout" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Celestial Wizard
"Winds Of The Cosmos" (CD)
Jul 15, 2022 Anthrax
"XL" (Blu-ray)
Jul 22, 2022 Northless
"A Path Beyond Grief" (CD)
Jul 22, 2022 Moonshade
"As We Set The Skies Ablaze" (CD)
Jul 22, 2022 Spite
"Dedication To The Flesh" (CD)
Jul 22, 2022 Castrator
"Defiled In Oblivion" (CD)
Jul 22, 2022 Witchery
"Nightside" (CD)
Jul 22, 2022 Mosara
"Only The Dead Know Our Secrets" (CD)
Jul 22, 2022 Karl Sanders
"Saurian Apocalypse" (CD)
Jul 22, 2022 Ceremonial Worship
"Seven Gateways To Eternal Misanthropy" (CD)
Jul 22, 2022 Scar For Life
"Sociophobia" (CD)
Jul 22, 2022 Imperial Triumphant
"Spirit Of Ecstasy" (CD)
Jul 22, 2022 Oceans Of Slumber
"Starlight And Ash" (CD)
Jul 22, 2022 Nicolas Cage Fighter
"The Bones That Grew From Pain" (CD)
Jul 22, 2022 Panzerfaust
"The Suns of Perdition – Chapter III: The Astral Drain" (CD)
Jul 22, 2022 Hatriot
"The Vale Of Shadows" (CD)
Jul 22, 2022 Wake
"Thought Form Descent" (CD)
Jul 22, 2022 Nebula
"Transmission From Mothership Earth" (CD)
Jul 29, 2022 My Sleeping Karma
"Atma" (CD)
Jul 29, 2022 Raptore
"Blackfire" (CD)
Jul 29, 2022 Reeking Aura
"Blood And Bonemeal" (CD)
Jul 29, 2022 We Are Legend
"Fallen Angel" (CD)
Jul 29, 2022 Oceans
"Hell Is Where The Heart Is - Part II: Longing" (CD/EP)
Jul 29, 2022 Katakomba
"Katakomba" (CD)
Jul 29, 2022 Contemplator
"Morphose" (CD)
Jul 29, 2022 Krisiun
"Mortem Solis" (CD)
Jul 29, 2022 Triumvir Foul
"Onslaught To Seraphim" (CD)
Jul 29, 2022 Funeral Chic
"Roman Candle" (CD)
Jul 29, 2022 Prosper Or Perish
"Shroud Of Serpents" (CD)
Jul 29, 2022 Belarus Beaver
"Symphony Of Fallen Trees" (CD)
Jul 29, 2022 Belphegor
"The Devils" (CD)
Jul 29, 2022 Ithaca
"They Fear Us" (CD)
Aug 5, 2022 Nordic Union
"Animalistic" (CD)
Aug 5, 2022 Shuriken Cadaveric Entwinement
"Constructing The Cataclysm" (CD)
Aug 5, 2022 Stormbound
"December" (CD)
Aug 5, 2022 Toxik
"Dis Morta" (CD)
Aug 5, 2022 Psycroptic
"Divine Council" (CD)
Aug 5, 2022 H.E.A.T.
"Force Majeure" (CD)
Aug 5, 2022 Imperial Age
"New World" (CD)
Aug 5, 2022 Amon Amarth
"The Great Heathen Army" (CD)
Aug 5, 2022 Ether Coven
"The Relationship Between The Hammer And The Nail" (CD)
Aug 5, 2022 Wampyric Rites
"The Wolves Howl To The Moon" (CD)
Aug 5, 2022 Savage Master
"Those Who Hunt At Night" (CD)
Aug 5, 2022 Soulfly
"Totem" (CD)
Aug 5, 2022 Dub War
"Westgate Under Fire" (CD)
Aug 12, 2022 Carrion Vael
"Abhorrent Obsessions" (CD)
Aug 12, 2022 The Halo Effect
"Days Of The Lost" (CD)
Aug 12, 2022 Arch Enemy
"Deceivers" (CD)
Aug 12, 2022 Boris
"Heavy Rocks" (CD)
Aug 12, 2022 Ritualization
"Hema Ignis Necros" (CD/EP)
Aug 12, 2022 Aronious
"Irkalla" (CD)
Aug 12, 2022 Seventh Storm
"Maledictus" (CD)
Aug 12, 2022 Hell Fire
"Reckoning" (CD)
Aug 12, 2022 Weregoat
"The Devil's Lust" (CD/EP)
Aug 19, 2022 Spirit Adrift
"20 Centuries Gone" (CD/EP)
Aug 19, 2022 Tomb of Finland
"Across The Barren Fields" (CD)
Aug 19, 2022 Five Finger Death Punch
"Afterlife" (CD)
Aug 19, 2022 Parasite Inc.
"Cyan Night Dreams" (CD)
Aug 19, 2022 Conan
"Evidence Of Immortality" (CD)
Aug 19, 2022 Russian Circles
"Gnosis" (CD)
Aug 19, 2022 Hammer King
"Kingdemonium" (CD)
Aug 19, 2022 Orthodox
"Learning To Dissolve" (CD)
Aug 19, 2022 The Sombre
"Monuments Of Grief" (CD)
Aug 19, 2022 To Obey A Tyrant
"Omnimalevolent" (CD)
Aug 19, 2022 Soilwork
"Övergivenheten" (CD)
Aug 19, 2022 Eruption
"Tellurian Rupture" (CD)
Aug 19, 2022 Nocturnal Sorcery
"The Holy Law In Total Ruin" (CD)
Aug 19, 2022 I Prevail
"True Power" (CD)
Aug 26, 2022 Hexis
"Aeternum" (CD)
Aug 26, 2022 Becoming the Archetype
"Children Of The Great Extinction" (CD)
Aug 26, 2022 Dynazty
"Final Advent" (CD)
Aug 26, 2022 Lacrimas Profundere
"How To Shroud Yourself With Night" (CD)
Aug 26, 2022 Red Rot
"Mal De Vivre" (CD)
Aug 26, 2022 Machine Head
"Of Kingdom And Crown" (CD)
Aug 26, 2022 Edenbridge
"Shangri-La" (CD)
Aug 26, 2022 Sigh
"Shiki" (CD)
Aug 26, 2022 The Hirsch Effekt
"Solitaer" (CD/EP)
Aug 26, 2022 Grave Digger
"Symbol Of Eternity" (CD)
Aug 26, 2022 Anthea
"Tales Untold" (CD)
Sep 2, 2022 Miss May I
"Curse Of Existence" (CD)
Sep 2, 2022 Mantic Ritual
"Heart Set Stone" (CD/EP)
Sep 2, 2022 Ozzy Osbourne
"Patient Number 9" (CD)
Sep 2, 2022 Blind Guardian
"The God Machine" (CD)
Sep 2, 2022 Megadeth
"The Sick, The Dying... And The Dead" (CD)
Sep 2, 2022 King's X
"Three Sides To One" (CD)
Sep 9, 2022 Slugcrust
"Ecocide" (CD)
Sep 9, 2022 Fallujah
"Empyrean" (CD)
Sep 9, 2022 Demon Hunter
"Exile" (CD)
Sep 9, 2022 Grief Ritual
"Spiritual Disease" (CD/EP)
Sep 9, 2022 Bloodbath
"Survival Of The Sickest" (CD)
Sep 16, 2022 Sinnery
"Black Bile" (CD)
Sep 16, 2022 Behemoth
"Opvs Contra Natvram" (CD)
Sep 16, 2022 Confessions Of A Traitor
"Punishing Myself Before God Does" (CD)
Sep 23, 2022 Space Of Variations
"Imago" (CD)
Sep 23, 2022 Stratovarius
"Survive" (CD)
Sep 23, 2022 Venom Inc.
"There's Only Black" (CD)
Sep 23, 2022 Invictus
"Unstoppable" (CD)
Sep 30, 2022 Silent Lie
"Equilibrium" (CD)
Sep 30, 2022 Lost Society
"If The Sky Came Down" (CD)
Sep 30, 2022 Tankard
"Pavlov's Dawgs" (CD)
Sep 30, 2022 Darkest Era
"Wither On The Vine" (CD)
Oct 7, 2022 Counterparts
"A Eulogy For Those Still Here" (CD)
Oct 7, 2022 Lamb of God
"Omens" (CD)
Oct 7, 2022 Armed For Apocalypse
"Ritual Violence" (CD)
Oct 7, 2022 Cloud Rat
"Threshold" (CD)
Oct 14, 2022 We Came As Romans
"Darkbloom" (CD)
Oct 14, 2022 Skid Row
"The Gang's All Here" (CD)
Oct 21, 2022 Sahg
"Born Demon" (CD)
Oct 21, 2022 Cabal
"Magno Interitus" (CD)
Oct 21, 2022 Ugly Kid Joe
"Rad Wings Of Destiny" (CD)
Oct 28, 2022 Devin Townsend
"Lightwork" (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
22-7-22 Anthrax
"XL" (Blu-ray)
23-8-13 Trouble
"The Distortion Field" (CD)
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