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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
Oct 17, 2014
Necrowretch
"Even Death May Die" (Vinyl)
Released
Oct 17, 2014
N.K.V.D.
"Hakmarrja" (CD)
Released
Oct 17, 2014
Depths of Hatred
"Hellborn" (CD)
Released
Oct 17, 2014
Selene
"Paradise Over" (CD/EP)
Released
Oct 17, 2014
Black Therapy
"The Final Outcome" (CD/EP)
Released
Oct 17, 2014
Subservience
"Upheaval" (CD/EP)
Released
Oct 18, 2014
Alkira
"Juggernaut" (CD)
Released
Oct 18, 2014
Osmium Guillotine
"Live From the Asylum" (CD)
Released
Oct 20, 2014
Zapruder
"Fall In Line" (CD)
Released
Oct 20, 2014
Khaos
"Risen" (CD)
Released
Oct 21, 2014
Pitch Black Forecast
"As The World Burns" (CD)
Released
Oct 21, 2014
Indestructible Noise Command
"Black Hearse Serenade" (CD)
Released
Oct 21, 2014
Xerxes
"Collision Blonde" (CD)
Released
Oct 21, 2014
Encoffination
"III - Hear Me, O' Death (Sing Thou Wretched Choirs)" (CD)
Released
Oct 21, 2014
Amaranthe
"Massive Addictive" (CD)
Released
Oct 21, 2014
Emigrate
"Silent So Long" (CD)
Released
Oct 21, 2014
Amulet
"The First" (CD)
Released
Oct 21, 2014
Burn The Army
"The Tide To Sink The Summit" (CD/EP)
Released
Oct 21, 2014
Falloch
"This Island, Our Funeral" (CD)
Oct 23, 2014 Feral
"For Those Who Live In Darkness" (CD)
Oct 24, 2014 Beyond Creation
"Earthborn Evolution" (CD)
Oct 24, 2014 Escapetor
"Fear" (CD)
Oct 24, 2014 Powerwolf
"The History Of Heresy II" (Boxed Set)
Oct 26, 2014 Bloodshot Dawn
"Demons" (CD)
>> Reviewed
Oct 27, 2014 Cavorts
"Got Your Brass" (CD)
Oct 27, 2014 Rancid
"Honor Is All We Know" (CD)
Oct 27, 2014 Blindeath
"Into The Slaughter" (CD)
Oct 27, 2014 Selva
"Life Habitual" (CD)
Oct 27, 2014 Mysticum
"Planet Satan" (CD)
Oct 27, 2014 Oraculum
"Sorcery of the Damned" (CD/EP)
Oct 27, 2014 While Heaven Wept
"Suspended At Aphelion" (CD)
Oct 27, 2014 Latitude Egress
"To Take Up the Cross" (CD)
Oct 27, 2014 Megaherz
"Zombieland" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Atriarch
"An Unending Pathway" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Witchmaster
"Antichristus Ex Utero" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 At The Gates
"At War With Reality" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 MindMaze
"Back From The Edge" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Hideous Divinity
"Cobra Verde" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Nero Di Marte
"Derivae" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Horrified
"Descent Into Putridity" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Anaal Nathrakh
"Desideratum" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Vesania
"Deus Ex Machina" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Tantal
"Expectancy" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Vomit Fist
"Forgive But Avenge" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Obituary
"Inked In Blood" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Giant Squid
"Minoans" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Dawnbringer
"Night Of The Hammer" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Abysmal Dawn
"Obsolescence" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Leah
"Otherworld" (CD/EP)
Oct 28, 2014 Obliterations
"Poison Everything" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Emit
"Spectre Music Of An Antiquary" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Mob Rules
"Timekeeper" (Boxed Set)
Oct 28, 2014 Stench
"Venture" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Unearth
"Watchers Of Rule" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Necrophagia
"WhiteWorm Cathedral" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Wish
"Wish" (CD/EP)
Oct 28, 2014 Annihilated
"XIII Steps To Ruination" (CD)
Oct 28, 2014 Devin Townsend
"Z²" (CD)
>> Reviewed
Oct 31, 2014 Walking Dead On Broadway
"Aeshma" (CD)
Oct 31, 2014 Lucian The Wolfbearer
"At The Gates Of Twilight" (CD)
Oct 31, 2014 Graveyard Shifters
"Brainwashed By Moonshine" (CD/EP)
Oct 31, 2014 Pestilential Shadows
"Ephemeral " (CD)
Oct 31, 2014 Thy Darkened Shade
"Liber Lvcifer I: Khem Sedjet" (CD)
Oct 31, 2014 Warrant
"Metal Bridge" (CD)
Oct 31, 2014 Fides Inversa
"Mysterium Tremendum et Fascinans" (CD)
Oct 31, 2014 Sahhr
"Sahhr" (CD/EP)
Oct 31, 2014 Lordi
"Scare Force One" (CD)
Oct 31, 2014 Engraved Disillusion
"The Eternal Rest" (CD)
Oct 31, 2014 Ilsa
"The Felon's Claw" (CD)
Oct 31, 2014 Doombringer
"The Grand Sabbath" (CD)
Nov 1, 2014 Putrid Evocation
"Echoes of Death" (CD)
Nov 1, 2014 Behemoth
"XIADZ" (Vinyl)
Nov 3, 2014 Nachtblut
"Chimonas" (CD)
Nov 3, 2014 Thee Maldoror Kollective
"Knownothingism" (CD)
Nov 3, 2014 Piss Vortex
"Piss Vortex" (CD)
Nov 3, 2014 Animus Mortis
"Testimonia" (CD)
Nov 3, 2014 Devilment
"The Great And Secret Show" (CD)
Nov 3, 2014 Absentia Lunae
"Vorwarts" (CD)
Nov 4, 2014 Circuitry
"Circuitry" (CD)
Nov 4, 2014 The Skull
"For Those Which Are Asleep" (CD)
Nov 4, 2014 Psychostick
"IV: Revenge of The Vengeance" (CD)
Nov 4, 2014 Apostle of Solitude
"Of Woe And Wounds" (CD)
Nov 4, 2014 Folkstone
"Oltre… l’Abisso" (CD)
Nov 4, 2014 Exalt
"Pale Light" (CD)
Nov 4, 2014 Cavalera Conspiracy
"Pandemonium" (CD)
Nov 4, 2014 Sidious
"Revealed In Profane Splendour" (CD)
Nov 4, 2014 The Treatment
"Running With The Dogs" (CD)
Nov 4, 2014 Toothgrinder
"Schizophrenic Jubilee" (CD/EP)
Nov 4, 2014 Spiders
"Shake Electric" (CD)
Nov 4, 2014 Adaliah
"Shedding Skin" (CD)
Nov 4, 2014 Soen
"Tellurian" (CD)
Nov 4, 2014 Heart In Hand
"The Beautiful White" (CD)
Nov 4, 2014 Annihilation
"The Undivided" (CD/EP)
Nov 4, 2014 Liv Kristine
"Vervain" (CD)
Nov 7, 2014 Cycle Beating
"The Age of Depression" (CD)
Nov 8, 2014 Shadowsphere
"Darklands (re-recorded)" (CD)
Nov 8, 2014 Nangilima
"The Dark Matter" (CD)
Nov 9, 2014 The House Of Capricorn
"Morning Star Rise" (CD)
>> Reviewed
Nov 10, 2014 Anatomy Of Habit
"Ciphers+Axioms" (CD)
Nov 10, 2014 Deaf Eyes
"Deaf Eyes" (CD)
Nov 10, 2014 Saille
"Eldritch" (CD)
Nov 10, 2014 ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead
"IX" (CD)
Nov 10, 2014 SSS
"Limp.Gasp.Collapse." (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 Downfall of Gaia
"Aeon Unveils The Thrones Of Decay" (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 Stealing Axion
"Aeons" (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 Ne Obliviscaris
"Citadel" (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 Holy Dragons
"Dragon Inferno" (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 King Diamond
"Dreams Of Horror" (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 Kontrust
"Explositive" (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 The Agonist
"Eye Of Providence" (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 Godmaker
"Godmaker" (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 Ghost Brigade
"IV - One With The Storm" (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 Whitesnake
"Live In ‘84 - Back To The Bone" (DVD)
Nov 11, 2014 Vomitile
"Mastering the Art of Killing" (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 Mothership
"Mothership II" (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 Krokodil
"Nachash" (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 Raskasta Joulua
"Ragnarok Juletide" (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 Rated X
"Rated X" (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 Red Enemy
"Red Enemy" (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 Haken
"Restoration" (CD/EP)
Nov 11, 2014 Hollow Earth
"Silent Graves" (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 Job For A Cowboy
"Sun Eater" (CD)
Nov 11, 2014 Old Man Gloom
"The Ape Of God" (CD)
Nov 12, 2014 Dire Omen
"Wresting the Revelation of Futility" (CD)
Nov 14, 2014 Avatarium
"All I Want" (Digital EP)
Nov 14, 2014 Laugh at the Fakes
"Dethrone The Crown" (CD)
Nov 14, 2014 Askrinn
"Hjørleifsljóð" (CD)
Nov 14, 2014 Hombre Malo
"Persistent Murmur of Words of Wrath" (CD)
Nov 14, 2014 Carnal Agony
"Preludes & Nocturnes" (CD)
Nov 14, 2014 Grorr
"The Unknown Citizens" (CD)
Nov 15, 2014 Nesseria
"Fractures" (CD)
Nov 15, 2014 Desecravity
"Orphic Signs" (CD)
Nov 15, 2014 Stormvold
"Third Bestial Mutilation" (CD)
Nov 15, 2014 Saga Of Sorrow
"War Of Wolves" (CD)
Nov 17, 2014 In Tormentata Quiete
"Cromagia" (CD)
Nov 17, 2014 The Ghost Inside
"Dear Youth" (CD)
Nov 17, 2014 Bloodbath
"Grand Morbid Funeral" (CD)
Nov 17, 2014 Manimalism
"Manimalism" (CD)
Nov 17, 2014 Crimson Blue
"The Angelic Performance" (CD)
Nov 17, 2014 Soulburn
"The Suffocating Darkness" (CD)
Nov 18, 2014 Idol Of Fear
"All Sights Affixed, Ablaze" (CD)
Nov 18, 2014 These Are They
"At The Feast Of Seven Funerals" (CD)
Nov 18, 2014 Blind Race
"Come And Get It" (CD/EP)
Nov 18, 2014 Thanatos
"Global Purification" (CD)
Nov 18, 2014 Monster Magnet
"Milking The Stars" (CD)
Nov 18, 2014 Cadaveria
"Silence" (CD)
Nov 18, 2014 Satan
"Trail of Fire - Live in North America" (CD)
Nov 20, 2014 Thomas Giles
"Modern Noise" (CD)
Nov 21, 2014 Ten
"Albion" (CD)
Nov 21, 2014 Divine Ascension
"Liberator" (CD)
Nov 21, 2014 Rise Of The Northstar
"Welcame" (CD)
Nov 22, 2014 Fen
"Carrion Skies" (CD)
Nov 24, 2014 Cloudkicker
"Cloudkicker - Live With Intronaut" (CD)
Nov 24, 2014 United Progressive Fraternity
"Fall In Love With The World" (CD)
Nov 24, 2014 ZOM
"Flesh Assimilation" (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 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 The Flight Of Sleipnir
"V" (CD)
Nov 25, 2014 Primordial
"Where Greater Men Have Fallen" (CD)
Nov 28, 2014 Bog Oak
"A Treatise On The Resurrection And The Afterlife" (CD)
Nov 28, 2014 Panzer
"Send Them All To Hell" (CD)
Nov 28, 2014 Blaspherian
"Upon the Throne...of Eternal Blasphemous Death" (Vinyl)
Dec 1, 2014 Famishgod
"Devourers Of Light" (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 2, 2014 Black Fate
"Between Visions & Lies" (CD)
Dec 2, 2014 AC/DC
"Rock Or Bust" (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 Axenstar
"Where Dreams Are Forgotten" (CD)
Dec 2, 2014 The Duskfall
"Where The Tree Stands Dead" (CD)
Dec 2, 2014 White Arms of Athena
"White Arms Of Athena" (CD)
Dec 8, 2014 Faithful Darkness
"Archgod" (CD)
Dec 9, 2014 Strikeforce
"Elegant Steel" (CD)
Dec 9, 2014 Execration
"Morbid Dimensions" (CD)
Dec 9, 2014 Centinex
"Redeeming Filth" (CD)
Dec 9, 2014 Decimation
"Reign of Ungodly Creation" (CD)
Dec 9, 2014 Varathron
"Untrodden Corridors of Hades" (CD)
Dec 15, 2014 Ill Omen
"Remnant Spheres of Spiritual Equilibrium" (Vinyl)
Dec 21, 2014 In The Company Of Serpents
"Merging In Light" (CD/EP)
Jan 13, 2015 The Crown
"Death Is Not Dead" (CD)
Jan 13, 2015 Hateful Abandon
"Liars/Bastards" (CD)
Jan 15, 2015 Gnosis
"The Third-Eye Gate" (CD)
Jan 20, 2015 Kruger
"Adam and Steve" (CD)
Jan 20, 2015 Starbynary
"Dark Passenger" (CD)
Jan 20, 2015 Hellish Outcast
"Stay of Execution" (CD)
Jan 23, 2015 Diablo Blvd
"Follow The Deadlights" (CD)
Jan 27, 2015 Nightingale
"Retribution" (CD)
Jan 30, 2015 Callisto
"Secret Youth" (CD)
Feb 9, 2015 Pryapisme
"Futurologie" (CD/EP)
Feb 15, 2015 Stick to Your Guns
"Disobedient" (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
17-10-14
SoulHealer
"Bear The Cross" (CD)
Released
17-10-14
Holy Dragons
"Dragon Inferno" (CD)
Released
20-10-14
Nitrogods
"Rats & Rumours" (CD)
Released
20-10-14
Starkill
"Virus of the Mind" (CD)
Released
21-10-14
Amaranthe
"Massive Addictive" (CD)
Released
21-10-14
Inferion
"This Will Decay" (CD)
24-10-14 MindMaze
"Back From The Edge" (CD)
24-10-14 Voices of Destiny
"Crisis Cult" (CD)
24-10-14 Metal Machine
"Free Nation" (Digital LP)
24-10-14 Red Circuit
"Haze Of Nemesis" (CD)
24-10-14 Korzus
"Legion" (CD)
24-10-14 While Heaven Wept
"Suspended At Aphelion" (CD)
24-10-14 Necrophagia
"WhiteWorm Cathedral" (CD)
26-10-14 Bloodshot Dawn
"Demons" (CD)
>> Reviewed
27-10-14 At The Gates
"At War With Reality" (CD)
27-10-14 Einherjer
"Av Oss, For Oss" (CD)
27-10-14 Nero Di Marte
"Derivae" (CD)
27-10-14 Vesania
"Deus Ex Machina" (CD)
27-10-14 Tantal
"Expectancy" (CD)
27-10-14 Obituary
"Inked In Blood" (CD)
27-10-14 Benighted Soul
"Kenotic" (CD)
27-10-14 Abysmal Dawn
"Obsolescence" (CD)
27-10-14 Obliterations
"Poison Everything" (CD)
27-10-14 Mindwars
"The Enemy Within" (CD)
27-10-14 Liv Kristine
"Vervain" (CD)
27-10-14 Devin Townsend
"Z²" (CD)
>> Reviewed
28-10-14 Kattah
"Lapis Lazuli" (CD)
31-10-14 Hideous Divinity
"Cobra Verde" (CD)
31-10-14 Savage Master
"Mask Of The Devil" (CD)
31-10-14 Warrant
"Metal Bridge" (CD)
31-10-14 Cavalera Conspiracy
"Pandemonium" (CD)
31-10-14 Lordi
"Scare Force One" (CD)
3-11-14 CETI
"Brutus Syndrom" (CD)
3-11-14 Sidious
"Revealed In Profane Splendour" (CD)
3-11-14 Heart In Hand
"The Beautiful White" (CD)
4-11-14 Hell In The Club
"Devil On My Shoulder" (CD)
4-11-14 Folkstone
"Oltre… l’Abisso" (CD)
4-11-14 Adimiron
"Timelapse" (CD)
7-11-14 Anatomy Of Habit
"Ciphers+Axioms" (CD)
7-11-14 Ne Obliviscaris
"Citadel" (CD)
7-11-14 Ghost Brigade
"IV - One With The Storm" (CD)
7-11-14 Rated X
"Rated X" (CD)
7-11-14 Triosphere
"The Heart Of The Matter" (CD)
10-11-14 Downfall of Gaia
"Aeon Unveils The Thrones Of Decay" (CD)
10-11-14 Kontrust
"Explositive" (CD)
10-11-14 The Agonist
"Eye Of Providence" (CD)
10-11-14 Mothership
"Mothership II" (CD)
14-11-14 Victorius
"Dreamchaser" (CD)
14-11-14 Last Leaf Down
"Fake Lights " (CD)
14-11-14 Skalmold
"Með Vættum" (CD)
14-11-14 Mortician
"Shout For Heavy Metal" (CD)
14-11-14 Carcass
"Surgical Remission / Surplus Steel" (CD/EP)
17-11-14 Soldierfield
"Catharsis" (CD)
17-11-14 Thanatos
"Global Purification" (CD)
17-11-14 Voices
"London" (CD)
17-11-14 Osada Vida
"The After-Effect" (CD)
18-11-14 Kaledon
"Antillius: The King Of The Light" (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 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 Starbynary
"Dark Passenger" (CD)
1-12-14 Sodom
"Sacred Warpath" (CD/EP)
1-12-14 The Flight Of Sleipnir
"V" (CD)
5-12-14 Mors Principium Est
"Dawn Of The 5th Era" (CD)
5-12-14 Messiah's Kiss
"Get Your Bulls Out" (CD)
5-12-14 Scanner
"The Judgement" (CD)
8-12-14 Season Of Ghosts
"The Human Paradox" (CD)
15-12-14 Fortress Under Siege
"Phoenix Rising" (CD)
23-8-13 Trouble
"The Distortion Field" (CD)
>> Reviewed