Releases

By popular demand, we’ve put together an on-going list of release dates for upcoming new albums of interest for 2023! The below list is accurate at the time of writing and in a constant state of change as release dates get changed!

April 2024

4th – Concrete Age – “Motherland”*
5th – Korpiklaani– “Rankarumpu”
5th – Ingested – “The Tide of Death and Fractured Dreams”
5th – Alpha Wolf – “Half Living Things”
5th – Orecus – “Dreadnought”
5th – Brutalism – “Solace In Absurdity”
5th – Vnder A Crvmbling Moon – “II : Aging & Formless”
5th – Protosequence – “Bestiary”
5th – Mortal Chains – “Committed to Flames” EP*
5th – Hero In Error – “Self Titled” EP
5th – Ischemic – “Condemned to the Breaking Wheel”*
5th – Kosuke Hashida – “Justifiable Homicide”
5th – Iron Monkey – “Spleen And Goad”
5th – Belore – “Eastern Tales”
5th – Burn Down Eden – “Dismal” EP*
5th – Once Upon the End – “Archive 200” EP*
5th – Drungi – “Hamfarir Hugans”
7th – Nameless Gods – “And That Sigil Meant Death”
8th – Tenebrific – “Labyrinth of Anguish” EP*
11th – Veriteras – “The Dark Horizon”
11th – Battlecreek – “Maze Of The Mind”
10th – Griefgod – “Deterioration”
12th – Heleven – “New Horizons Pt. 2”
12th – Mother of All – “Global Parasitic Leviathan”
12th – Northlane – “Mirror’s Edge” EP
12th – Necrot -“Lifeless Birth”
12th – Benighted – “Ekbom”
12th – Kharma – “A World Of Our Own”*
12th – Sulphur And Mercury – “Alchemia Prophetica” EP*
12th  – Martikor – “Acedia”
12th – Spit On Your Grave – “Arkanum”
16th – Dark Tranquillity – “Endtime Signals”
18th – Extinct – “Incitement Of Violence”
18th – Earthblood – “Witchburner” EP*
19th – Uragh – “Maelstrom”
19th – Bloody Falls – “Amartia”
19th – Slug Gore – “They Slime! They Ooze! They Kill!”*
19th – Krvsade – “Wolves Of The Black Star”
19th – Vilify – “Fever Dream” EP*
19th – Nuclear Tomb – “Labyrinthian Terror”*
19th – ATER – “Somber”
19th – Life’s Question – “Self Titled” EP*
19th – Dear Mother – “Necessary Darkness” EP
19th – Zao – “Live From The Church”
19th – Opium Death – “Genocidal Nemesis”
19th – Sons Of The Nether – “And All Was Forgiven” EP
21st – Destruction of the Healer – “Dreaming Deep In Breathless Sleep” EP
22nd – Obscurial – “Heretic”
26th – Full Of Hell – “Coagulated Bliss”
26th – Vesperian Sorrow – “Awaken the Greylight”
26th – Godeth – “The Path Of Destruction” EP
26th – Aminesus – “Reclamation: Part 1”
26th – Tigguo Cobauc – “A Fountain Of Anguish Is Gone”
26th – Diamond Construct – “Angel Killer Zero
26th  – Stormborn – “Zenith”
26th – AWOL – “Tear ‘Em To Bits”
26th – Party Cannon – “Injuries Are Inevitable”
26th – Blessed Black – “Seasons Vol. 2” EP
26th – War Grave – “Self Titled” EP
26th – Miruthan – “Cult of the Dead” EP
26th – Barbarian Swords – “Fetid”
26th – Deicide – “Banished by Sin”
28th – Agriculture – “Living Is Easy” EP
28th – Dead Flesh – “Dehumanise” EP
29th – Olamot – “Path of Divinity”
30th – Futuro Primitivo – “Declive”

May 2024

1st – Ten Ton Slug – “Colossal Oppressor”
3rd – Imperial Triumphant – “Vile Luxury (Redux 1924)”
3rd – Deliria – “Phantasm”
3rd – As The Sun Falls – “Kaamos”
3rd – Ghost on Mars – “Out of Time and Space”
3rd – Daath – “The Deceivers”
3rd – BA’AL – “Soft Eyes” EP
3rd – Heavyhex – “True To You”
3rd – Urzah – “The Scorching Gaze”
5th – Chaska – “Rites of June” EP
6th – Just One Fix – “Submit Or Death” EP
7th – Smoke AxD – “Vaya Con Dios” EP
10th – Dealer – “New Order Of Mind”
10th – Knocked Loose – “You Won’t Go Before You’re Supposed To”
10th – Belushi Speed Ball – “Stellkira”
10th – Grieved – “You Will Know When I’m Gone” EP
10th – Oathswan – “For Those Who Breathe From Darkness” EP
10th – Paradox Rift – “Ensnared”
10th – Fragmentum – “Corn Ritual”
10th – Exit – “The Red Room Session” EP
10th – Necrophagia – “Moribundis Grim”
10th – Hellpriests – “Sermon” EP
14th – Sibiir – “Undergang”
17th – Jinjer – “Live In Los Angeles”
17th – Extortionist – “Devoid of Love & Light”
17th – Gatecreeper – “The Black Curtain”
17th – Orion Child – “Aesthesis”
17th – Rats Will Feast – “Hellhole”
17th – Strychnos – “Armageddon Patronage”
17th – (Un)worthy – “This Present Darkness” EP
17th – Cognitive – “Abhorrence”
17th – Loyal To The Grave – “Rectitude” EP
17th – Eigenstate Zero – “The Malthusian”
17th – Inner Landscape – “3H33”
19th – Halberd – “Drinks All Round” EP
20th – Force of Mortality – “Into The Abyss”
22nd – Esodic “De Facto De Jure” EP
22nd – Another Now – “Hex”
23rd – Ultio – “Cor”
24th – Vale of Pnath – “Between The Worlds of Life and Death”
24th – Defects – “Modern Error”
24th – Sailor Hunter – “Evolution” EP
24th – Electron – “Hollow” EP
24th – Summoner’s Circle – “Cult”
24th – Dark Affliction – “Five Stages Of Grief”
31st – Stormcrow – “Path to Ascension”
31st – Enquire Within – “Elysium” EP
31st – Arhat – “Secrets of Ancient Gods”
31st – Post Pulse – “Return to the Halls”
31st – Zero One – “Faults In My Design” EP
31st – Hagalas – “Mentes Reae” (physical only)
31st – Adversarial – “Solitude with the Eternal…”
31st – Beaten to Death – “Sunrise Over Rigor Mortis”
31st – Exodus – “British Disaster: The Battle Of ’89 Live At The Astoria”

June 2024

1st – Nemus Anima – “The God Of Forest”
7th – Nightmare – “Encrypted”
7th – Brazen Tongue – “Of Crackling Embers And Sorrows Drowned”
7th – Ordalie – “Indifferent Universe”
7th – Archives – “No Bliss In Ignorance”
7th – Once Upon A Nightmare – “Doom State”
7th – Fractal Generator – “Convergence”
7th – Severe Torture – “Torn From The Jaws of Death”
14th – Malignancy – “…Discontinued”
14th – Legionary – “Prison Realm” EP
21st – Assimilator – “Expelled into Suffering” EP
21st – Gorgatron – “Sentience Revoked”
21st – Codex Mortis – “Capricious Disembodied Villain”
21st – Ancient Entities – “Echoes of Annihilation”
28th – Drift Into Black – “Voices Beneath the Rubble”
28th – Sunfall – “Les Morts Sont Nés Ici”
28th – The Eternal – “Skinwalker”
29th – Necronomicon Ex Mortis – “You and Your Friends Are Dead: Game Over” EP

July 2024

2nd – Letallis – “A Thousand And One Nights – Chapter 1” EP
9th – Munitions – “Remote Death” EP
12th – Graphic Nature – “Who Are You When No One Is Watching?”
12th – Black Lava – “The Savage Winds to Wisdom”
19th – Orange Goblin – “Science Not Fiction”
19th – Werewolves – “Die For Us”

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January 2024

5th – Svdestada – “Candela”*
12th – Alluvial – “Death Is But A Door” EP
12th – Cariosus – “Will, Until Beauty”*
12th – Extinction AD – “Ruthless Intent” EP
12th – Karnak Seti – “Restos” EP*
12th – Splitknuckle – “Breathing Through The Wound”*
12th – Announce the Apocalypse – “Experience Machine”
12th – TITVN – “The Human Experience”
12th – Rough Justice – “Faith In Vain”*
12th – Drown In Sulphur – “Dark Secrets of the Soul”*
12th – Good Cop – “No Country For The Young” EP*
19th – Tenside – “Come Alive Dying”
19th – Draghoria – “Asunder” EP*
19th – Resin Tomb – “Cerebral Purgatory”*
19th – Sovereign – “Altered State”*
19th – Andracca – “To Bare the Weight of Death”*
19th – Methedrine – “No Solution, No Salvation”*
19th – Wasp Mother – “Digital Pollution” EP*
19th – Night Thieves – “Polarity” EP*
19th – Rail Rage – “Wolves Among Sheep”
19th – Touché Amoré – “Is Survived By: Revived”
19th – Abhoria – “Depths”
20th – Serpents Oath – “Revelation”
22nd – Reminitions – “Misery Eternal Part One
25th – Tanin’iver – “Dark Evils Desecrate”
26th – Kalt Vindur – “Magna Mater“*
26th – Drip Fed Empire – “Revolutionist”*
26th – Stone Horns – “Chimaira”*
26th – “Mesmerized – A Tribute to Celtic Frost
26th – Almost Dead – “Destruction is All We Know”*
26th – Vitriol – “Suffer & Become”
26th – Cognizance – “Phantazein”*
26th – Any Given Day – “Limitless”
26th – Abyssius – “Self Titled”
26th – Static-X – “Project Regeneration Vol 2”
26th – Wizard Death – “I Am The Night” EP*
26th – Inquisition – “Veneration of Medieval Mysticism and Cosmological Violence”
26th – Byron – “Chapter II – The Lotus Covenant“.
26th – Dreadworm – “The Journey”
26th – Whitechapel – “Live In The Valley”
26th – Asylum Road – “The Fear” EP*
26th – Kaonashi – “The 3 Faces Of Beauty: A Violent Misinterpretation of Morgan Montgomery” EP
30th – The Distance – “The Wound”*

February 2024

2nd – Enterprise Earth – “Death: An Anthology
2nd – Uncomfortable Knowledge – “Lifeline”
2nd – The Stygian Complex – “Suffer With Me”
2nd – Necrowretch – “Swords of Dajjal”
2nd – Persefone – “Lingua Ignota: Part I” EP
2nd – Mind Conflict – “Temple Of God”
2nd – Bloodshot – “Absence” EP*
2nd – Hauntologist – “Hollow”
2nd – Sinistrum – “Infernal Dawn”*
2nd – Obscura Qalma – “Veils Of Transcendence” EP*
2nd – Meth. – “Shame”
3rd – Kolac – “Self Titled”
5th – Lockdown – “Step Over The Bodies”
6th – Night Slasher – “Self Titled”*
7th – Rabhas – “Propaganda Antiumana”
9th – Spiritual Deception – “Semitae Mentis”*
9th – Infected Rain – “Time”
9th – The Last Ten Seconds Of Life – “No Name Graves”
9th – Gates Open – “Voice After Silence“*
9th – Lacuna Coil – “Doomsday Tapes”
9th – Deathless – “The Clairvoyant
9th  – All This Filth – “Tomorrow Will Be Better?”*
9th – EXA – “Left In Shards“*
15th – Horrible – “Filth”
15th – Stellar Remains – “Wastelands” EP*
16th – Verminthrone – “The Cull”
16th – Sujin – “Save Our Souls”
16th – Profiler – “A Digital Nowhere”
16th – Hilltops Are For Dreamers – “The Tragedy Of Being Human” EP*
16th – Acrid Death – “Abominable Presence Of Blight”
16th – Nulled – “The Traitor”*
16th – Bloom – “Maybe In Another Life“*
16th – Volucrine – “ETNA”*
16th – Acrid Death – “Abominable Presence of Blight”
16th – Dematerialize – “The Abyss Below”
19th – Morbonoct – “The Highest Purpose”
28th – Damnation – “Fátum”*
20th – Electric Deathbeat – “A Ghost Triangle”
20th – Electric Deathbeat – “The Past Beats Of Death” EP
22nd – Life Cycles –  “Portal To The Unknown” EP
23rd – Desolate Tomb – “Scorned By Misery”
23rd – Job For A Cowboy – “Moon Healer”
23rd – Stygian Crown – “Funeral for a King”
23rd – Decrowned – “Persona Non Grata”
23rd – Borknagar – “Fall”
23rd – Counting Hours – “The Wishing Tomb”
23rd – Darkest Hour – “Perpetual | Terminal”
23rd – Blaze Bayley – “Circle Of Stone”
23rd – Alase – “Beyond Our Imagination” EP*
23rd – Fragment Soul – “Galois Paradox” EP*
23rd – Keres – “Homo Homini Lupus”*
24th – Anubis – “Dark Paradise”*
29th – Wrang – “Haatspraak” EP*
29th – Ashes of Perishing – “FRVR / CRSD” EP*
29th – Drain Down – “Toxic Society”

March 2024

1st – Northern Genocide – “The Point Of No Return”*
1st – Disarmageddon – “No Liberty”*
1st – Drill – “Hommage”
1st – Ministry – “Hopiumforthemasses”
1st – The Black Hounds – “All Kingdoms Fall”
1st – Worst Doubt – “Immortal Pain” EP*
1st – Azell – “Death Control”
1st – Angmodnes – “Rot Of The Soul”
1st – Cogitations – “Relinquished”
1st – Vorus – “Desolate Eternities”
1st – A Somber Funeral – “Summertime Sorrow”
1st – Millhaven – “Dualism”*
5th – Misophonia – “(De)void Of Peace”
1st – Mephisto – “Carpathian Tales”
5th – Sociasylum – “Harmony Of Discordance” EP*
8th – Before The Dawn – “Archaic Flame” EP
8th – Beyond The Hate – “Darkest Times
8th – Skeletal Remains – “Fragments Of The Ageless”
8th – No Worth Of Man – “What’s Your Damage?” EP*
8th – Apogean – “Cyberstrictive”*
8th – Merrimack – “Of Grace and Gravity”
8th – Kill The Lights – “Death Melodies
8th – Exhorder – “Defectum Omnium”
8th – Sahon – “Blood Shall Be Paid”*
8th – Kollapse – “AR”
8th – Kelevra – “Oneiric”
8th – Cell Press – “Cages”*
8th – Domain“Life’s Cold Grasp”
8th – Shadohm – “Through Darkness Towards Enlightenment”
8th – Bite the Hand – “Brutal by Design” EP*
13th – Ancient Remains – “Burn It All”
14th – Miehala – “Sons of Alaheim” EP*
15th – Lutharö – “Chasing Euphoria”*
15th – Necrophobic – “In the Twilight Grey”
15th – VLTIMAS – “Epic”
15th – While She Sleeps – “Self Hell”
15th – Aborted – “Vault Of Horrors
15th – Neid – “Still Offensive” EP*
15th – Wounds – “Ruin”*
15th – Indevth – “Drowning” EP*
15th – Jordsjuk – “Råtner På Rot” EP*
15th – Ironbound – “Serpent’s Kiss”
15th – Agremorta – “Anomalia” EP*
18th – Chapel Of Samhain – “Black Onyx Cave”
21st – Meister Leonhardt – “Thanatopoeia”
20th – Vermis Mortem – “Stillborn Rebirth”*
22nd – Ashen Reach – “The Fear” EP*
22nd – Alestorm – “Voyage Of The Dead Marauder”
22nd – Browbeat – “Unbreakable”
22nd – Hideous Divinity – “Unextinct”*
22nd – Crushed By Waves – “More To Life”
22nd – Altar of Betelgeuze – “Echoes”
22nd – The Bleak Picture – “Meaningless”
22nd – Mudshow – “Destiny”
22nd – Critical Defiance – “The Search Won’t Fall…”*
22nd – Fracture Point – “Act Of Malice” EP*
25th – Endless Loss – “Traversing the Mephitic Artery”
26th – Chasing Titans – “Infinite Paradox”
26th – Hämnd – “Eldhav” EP*
27th – Black Absinthe – “On Earth Or In Hell”
29th – Ulterror – “Transcendent Origins”
29th – The Absence – “The Absence”
29th – Malphas – “Portal”
29th – Wristmeetsrazor – “Degeneration”
29th – Cancervo – III”
29th – Empire Warning – “Destiny” EP*
29th – Hate Force – “Systems Of Terror”
29th – A Titan, A Deity – “Eulogy” EP*
29th – Vigil – “And The Void Stared Back”*
30th – VRSA – “Saltwater Circadian”*

*Reviewed by Metal Noise!
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