Czech post-black act Chernaa to release debut album "Empyrean Fire" via Noizr Prods
Along with the announcement, the band presented a video for the first single "Pink Powder"
Inside the Producers' Studio. Recording guitars
See how top metal producers, Tom Kvålsvoll, V. Santura, and Tore Stjerna, record guitars for the best sound possible
Misþyrming unveils "Algleymi" full album stream
The record is set to release on May 24 at NoEvDia
Deathspell Omega shares "The Furnaces of Palingenesia" full album stream
The record is set to release on May 24 via NoEvDia
Premiere: Vovk "Lair" debut album stream
The release features guest musicians of Stoned Jesus, Aghiazma, and Katya Gapochka
Same old Rammstein, but already 10 years later. Review of band’s new album
"Rammstein" was released on May 17 via Universal Records
Faith No More’s Mike Patton recorded album with composer Jean-Claude Vannier
The musicians' upcoming record will be released on September 13 via Ipecac Recordings
Sinoptik to go on charity tour in Ukraine this fall
Gigs will be held from September 20 to November 30
Ethereal Riffian presents video "Legends" produced by well-known Ukrainian director
The song will appear on the new album of the Kyiv-based rock act
Brutality 24/7: Neural network generates death metal in real time
Unstoppable stream with new music is available on YouTube
Metal East: Nove Kolo festival shares trailer of upcoming event
Metal fest will be held in Kharkiv, Ukraine, from May 31 to June 2
Contrary to court decision: Batushka's ex-vocalist unveils new video
The court forbade the musician to release album under the name of Batushka
Wilds of experiments. Review of The Progerians upcoming album
"Crush The Wise Men Who Refuse To Submit" will be released on May 25 via Mottow Soundz
Sunn O))): New European tour dates and "Life Metal" full album stream
Gigs will be held in 11 European countries
Mars Red Sky share teaser of upcoming album "The Task Eternal"
The album release will take place on September 27, 2019
Apocalyptica to play Metallica songs at Ukrainian Zaxidfest
Special set is dedicated to the celebration of "Plays Metallica by Four Cellos" album anniversary
Project Batushka unveils new song "Pecn' 1"
The track will appear on the upcoming album "Panihida" of Krzysztof Drabikowski’s solo project
Daughters announce new shows for this October
The gigs will be held in support of the latest album of American noise rockers
1914 shows defense of Fort Wau in new video "C’est mon dernier pigeon"
The events, shown in the video, are related to the 1916’s Battle of Verdun
Mayhem announces new album and European tour
The record will be released via Century Media Records
Sectorial to go on short tour in Europe
The band will give shows in Ukraine, Romania, and Moldova
Kampfar "Ofidians Manifest" full album stream surfaces online
The release of the record is timed to the band’s 25th anniversary
Batushka or Bartushka: What’s happening with the Polish project
Reciprocal charges and court proceedings between key figures of the band
Brutal Assault announces Incantation, Eskhaton, Au-Dessus, and Omnium Gatherum
Also among confirmed acts are Ved Buens Ende, Kraanium, Exumer, Discharge, etc.
Misþyrming to release second album "Algleymi" on May 24
The release will take place via Norma Evangelium Diaboli
Deathspell Omega reveals music video "Ad Arma! Ad Arma!"
The track will appear on the band's upcoming 7th album
Vulture Industries release new single and set off on European tour
The single "Deeper" was released on April 23 via Dark Essence Records
Exclusive: Sühnopfer full album stream and brief interview with Ardraos
The project’s new record comes out on May 10 via Debemur Morti Productions
Avant-garde metal: Photos from Mord'A'Stigmata and Imperial Triumphant gig
The event took place on April 26 in Krakow
Photo report from Metal East: Nove Kolo festival pre-party
The event took place on April 13, feat. Impaled Nazarene, Asphyx, Burshtyn, Sectorial, and Mutanter
Rammstein releases black and white video "Radio"
The band’s new video shows radio as "a taste of freedom" that satisfies people’s most unexpected needs
Brutal Assault festival reduced price tickets to be available till the end of April
Visitors will be able to buy tickets to the Czech open air for only 90€
Darkthrone reveal first single "The Hardship of the Scots" from new album
The band's upcoming record, "Old Star", will be released on May 31 via Peaceville Records
Photo report from Holy Death Over Kyiv DCLXVI feat. Mgła
HDOK fest was held on April 14 in Kyiv with Kaosophia, Svarga, Do Skonu, and Morok
Rammstein unveils album cover and track listing
The title of the release is still unknown
News in brief: Gaahls Wyrd, Enthroned, Nordjevel, and Panzerfaust
New releases from black metal acts
The Nietzsche members appear as basketball players in new video "Dreams 4/17"
The song "Dreams 4/17" is taken from the band’s EP "Finals."
Thenighttimeproject (ex-Katatonia) unveils song "Embers"
The band's upcoming album "Pale Season" is set to release on June 28 via Debemur Morti Productions
Check 'Em All: Do Skonu’s full album stream and teaser of White Ward’s upcoming record
Latest and upcoming releases from Ukrainian black metal acts
Motanka: Debut video "Verba" and show in Kyiv
The band’s upcoming self-titled album will be released in June via Napalm Records
News in brief: Machine Head, Eluveitie, and As I Lay Dying
New releases from metal bands
Robustfellow gig feat. Udol, Celophys, and Soom to be held in Kyiv on April 20
The event will feature a lecture about Black Sabbath’s debut album, an eco-show and a party til the morning
Earache and nostalgia. Report from Sepultura’s loud show in Kyiv
The Brazilian thrash metal legends played their first in 10 years gig in the capital of Ukraine
Static-X to give a show in Kyiv as a part of Wayne Static Tribute Tour
The gig will take place on September 18 at the Atlas club
Exclusive: Premiere of Sühnopfer’s song "Je Vivroie Liement" with 14th-century original music parts
The song appears on the upcoming third album "Hic Regnant Borbonii Manes"
Abbath unveils new video "Harvest Pyre"
The track appears on the upcoming second album of the black metal project
News in brief: Vltimas, Amon Amarth, Fleshgod Apocalypse, Rotting Christ, and Belzebubs
New releases from death and black metal bands
Sepultura to perform in Kyiv on April 9
The concert will take place as part of Machine Messiah Tour
Valkyrja to tour with Marduk for "Viktoria Europa Part 3"
Gigs will last from April 13 to May 11
Doom Over Kyiv: First announcements and date of the festival
Ukrainian doom metal fest returns after a one-year hiatus
Rotting Christ to go on tour in Ukraine this fall
Greek black metallers will give concerts in Lviv, Kyiv, and Kharkiv
Rotting Christ release animated video "In the name of God"
The song is taken from the band’s latest album "The Heretics"
The Nietzsche release live video "Bohemian Requiem"
Filming took place in Kyiv during the band’s performance at BUMA 2018
Revista El Corte, Argentina
Metal East: Nove Kolo – Warm-Up Show to be held on April 13 in Kyiv
The event will feature performances of Impaled Nazarene, Asphyx, Burshtyn, Sectorial, and Mutanter
"Part Island": An excursion into ethereal post-metal realms
Review of Latitudes’ 4th album due to be released April 5th on Debemur Morti Productions
Rammstein release first single in 10 years "Deutschland"
Check out the new music video of the German rockers
Sepultura’s guitarist Andreas Kisser to give master class on April 10 in Kyiv
The event will take place after the band’s show on April 9 in Kyiv
Ellende share "Lebensnehmer" full album stream
The album will be released on March 29 via AOP Records
Photo report from first concert of Steven Wilson in Ukraine
How was the final show of the tour in support of the album "To the Bone" held
Sunn O))) to play special sets in Berlin in support of new album "Life Metal"
The band will also provide "Life Metal" listening session on April 3 in Berlin
"It’s like the 80s never left!": Darkthrone unveil release date of a new album
The new record of the Norwegian black metallers is already available for pre-order
Inside the Producers’ Studio. Recording bass
See how top metal producers, Cam Sinclair, Dave Otero, and Semjaza, record bass at their studious
Ascension festival to take place on June 13-15 in Iceland
The upcoming fest is one of the main this year’s black metal events
Eluveitie release new video "Ambiramus"
The band’s new album comes out on April 5 via Nuclear Blast
Very tasty bait. Review of Spiral Skies’ EP "Cult"
2-track EP came out on March 1 via AOP Records
Exclusive: Interview with Aoratos and "Gods Without Name" full album stream
Aoratos is a dark ambient, black metal, drone project of Akhlys’s founder and vocalist Naas Alcameth
Paradise Lost live video from last year’s performance at Brutal Assault
The upcoming Brutal Assault will be held this August in the Czech Republic
Stoned Jesus show post-concert apathies in new video "Apathy"
The song and the video are the brainchild of the band’s bass player
Kampfar unveil video "Ophidian" for upcoming album song
The release of the band’s new album, "Ofidians manifest", will be timed to Kampfar’s 25th anniversary
Neformat to celebrate its 15th anniversary with a gig on March 30
The event will be held in Kyiv, featuring Warningfog, Orpha, H.Soror, and Dan Star
Metal East: Novo Kolo Festival to be held from May 31 to June 2 in Kharkiv, Ukraine
Amon the performing acts are Archgoat, Entombed A.D., Harakiri for the sky, Hate Forest, Nokturnal Mortum and others
Spiral Skies to go on European tour in support of new EP "Cult"
"Cult" is available in digital formats and on 7-inch vinyl through AOP Records
Exclusive: Latitudes "Dovestone" song premiere
The band’s new album "Part Island" comes out on April 5 via Debemur Morti Productions
Sectorial share "Enough Skills?" official playthrough video
"Enough Skills?" is taken from 2015’s highly acclaimed album "W.A.T.R.A."
For post black metal fans. Review of Fen's MLP "Stone and Sea"
"Stone and Sea" will be released on March 8 via Eisenwald Records
Photo report from Hell Serpent Rising Over Kyiv: Act III feat. Azarath and Pripjat
Indoor festival took place on February 9 in Kyiv, Ukraine
Exclusive: "Of Harvest, Scythe and Sickle Moon" song premiere from Aoratos’ debut album
Aoratos is a dark ambient, black metal, drone project of Akhlys’ vocalist Naas Alcameth
Queen's biopic "Bohemian Rhapsody" won 4 Oscars
The award ceremony took place on Sunday, February 24, in Los Angeles
Photo report from Einar Selvik (Wardruna) show in Bergen
The solo gig of Wardruna’s mastermind was held in the musician’s hometown on February 22
Brutal Assault 2019 announces Parkway Drive, Combichrist, Nordjevel and other bands
Metal festival will be held on August 7-10 in the Czech Republic
Holy Death Over Kyiv to take place on April 14, feat. Mgła, Bölzer, and Kaosophia
Among other performing acts are Svarga, Do Skonu, and Morok
Power metal, Germany
"Beyond the Bestial" is an unfinished story": Interview with Khaoth from Khors
Khaoth on the band's new release, collaboration with Candlelight Records and Ashen Dominion, and the Ukrainian black metal scene
News in brief: Der Blutharsch, Sight, Mono, Candlemass feat. Tony Iommi
Listen to new releases from rock and metal bands
Oomph! gave an exclusive show with an orchestra in Kyiv
Report from the Saturday’s performance of the band in Ukraine
"We will never repeat 'The Sun'": Interview with Somali Yacht Club
Lviv-based rock trio on their recent tours with Straytones and Stoned Jesus, difference between the gigs in Ukraine and Europe, and further plans
News in brief: Aborted, Rotting Christ, and Groza
Check out new releases from death and black metal acts
Neurosis announce European tour dates, feat. Yob
Concerts are scheduled for this July
Sinmara unveil new track "Crimson Stars"
The band’s new album "Hvísl Stjarnanna" comes out on March 8 via Ván Records
Report from final gig of Draconian and Harakiri for the sky co-headline tour
The last show of The Sovereign Arsonists Tour took place on February 2 in Vienna, featuring Sojourner as a special guest
Chania Rock Festival to be held on July 5-6 on Crete, Greece
Among performing acts are Tarja, Rotting Christ, Uli Jon Roth, and Carthagods
Exclusive: Full stream of Kaleikr (Draugsól) debut album "Heart Of Lead"
The record will be released on February 15 via Debemur Morti Productions
News in brief: Gaahls Wyrd, Windswept, Rotting Christ, and Children of Bodom
New releases from black and death metal acts
Interview with Psychonaut 4: Graf von Baphomet and S.D. Ramirez
Watch Noizr Zine’s new video interview with the Georgian DSBM act
Exclusive: Latitudes "Moorland is the Sea" song premiere
The band’s new album "Part Island" comes out on April 5 via Debemur Morti Productions
Sunn O))) unveil preview of new album and European tour dates
New record of American drone metallers will be released this April via Southern Lord
Eluveitie release video on upcoming album title track "Ategnatos"
The new record comes out on April 5 via Nuclear Blast
Einar Selvik (Wardruna) to give a show in Bergen on February 22
The musician will perform in the XIII century Håkonshallen
Exclusive: Full stream of Yerûšelem (Blut Aus Nord) debut album "The Sublime"
The LP will be released on February 8, 2019 via Debemur Morti Productions
Daughters announce additional dates for their upcoming European tour
American rockers will go on the European tour this April and August
"Lords of Chaos": Movie trailer and clip with Varg and Euronymous
A film about the early Norwegian black metal scene will be shown in cinemas in early February
Brutal Assault 2019: Announcement of new bands and live video with Insanity Alert
This year's festival will feature Sodom, Sick of It All, Nola, Eyehategod, Therion, Wormed, Vulvodynia, and Gost
Vision fuelled by passion for Melechesh. "Emissary of the Anunnaki" сomic book review
A review of a comic book created by Melechesh’s fans from Metal Depot, chronicling an imagined biography of Ashmedi
Sinmara reveal first track "Mephitic Haze" from upcoming album
The song appears on the album "Hvísl Stjarnanna" which is to be out this March via Ván Records
Jinjer: New video "Perennial" and tour details
The band’s latest EP "Micro" came out on January 11 via Napalm Records
Swallow the Sun unveil music video "Firelights"
The song appears on the band’s upcoming album "When A Shadow Is Forced Into The Light"
Rotting Christ present song "The Raven" with poetry by Edgar Allan Poe
The track will appear on the band’s upcoming album "The Heretics"
Exclusive: Kaleikr "Neurodelirium" song premiere
The band’s debut album "Hollow Earth" to come out on February 15 via Debemur Morti Productions
1349 release music interpretation of Edvard Munch’s artwork "Death Struggle"
Norwegian black metallers’ song became a dedication to the opening of Munch Museum in Oslo
Anomalie reveal live video "Vision IV: Illumination"
The filming took place at the Dark Easter Metal Meeting festival in 2018
Daughters unveil new sensual video "Less Sex" and European tour dates
The European tour will be held in support of the band’s latest album "You Won’t Get What You Want"
Saor releases music video "Bròn"
The song appears on the project’s upcoming album "Forgotten Paths"
Brutal Assault 24: New bands announcement and 2018's aftermovie
Voivod, Ensiferum, Decapitated, Animals as Leaders, Zuriaake and others to perform at the upcoming Czech festival
Check 'Em All: Reviews of latest black metal, dark ambient and noise releases
Music from Adaestuo, Devathorn and Inferno, Mayhem, Mhönos, Revenge, Sjunde Inseglet, Venom
2018 in reviews. Top-15 albums by Dan Thaumitan
Our British editor and constant writer picks his 15 favourite records of 2018
Yerûšelem unveil new track "Reverso"
The band's debut album "The Sublime" will come out on February 8 via Debemur Morti Productions
News in brief: Windswept, Necrom, and Nokturnal Mortum
Check out new offerings from the Ukrainian black and death metal acts
Behemoth release new video "Ecclesia Diabolica Catholica"
Check out fresh music video from Polish black/death metal titans
How Arch Enemy’s manager provokes scandal, trying to ban photographer
"I Am the Law!"
"Bohemian Rhapsody" wins two Golden Globe awards
The film took two major awards for Best Actor and Best Motion Picture
Review of Glorior Belli’s "The Apostates" with full album stream
Billy Bayou’s back!
Review of Clandestine Blaze’s "Tranquility of Death" with full album stream
The ruination of all life and the 'Tranquility of Death'
Promos Review: Abstract Void, Eneferens, Stilla, Godless, Twilight Fauna, and Samskaras
Get up to date with the underground. What’s worth a listen and what isn’t?
Hell Serpent Rising Over Kyiv: Act III, featuring Azarath and Pripjat, to be held on February 9
Also among the performing acts are Ukrainian bands are Hell:on, Stryvigor, and Depth
Oomph! to play best songs with symphony orchestra on February 16 in Kyiv
The band will celebrate its 30th anniversary with a gig in Ukraine
Draconian and Harakiri for the sky announce joint European Tour for 2019
Concerts will be held at the beginning of the year, featuring Sojourner as a special guest