Battle Dagorath reveal Artworks

Battle Dagorath reveal Artworks

“I – Dark Dragons of the Cosmos” is the first of a two-albums concept release, with the second one to unleash its fury approx 6 months after ‘I’ We are extremely pleased about the artwork results for both digipack and double vinyl of ‘I’, to see the light of darkness...
Anicon sign to Avantgarde for 'Exeges'

Anicon sign to Avantgarde for ‘Exeges’

“Exegeses” is Anicon (New York City) debut album after an handful of eps and demos! The band comprises members from the raging outfits of Krallice, Trenchgrinder, Geryon.. to name a few of their past and present CVs. CD (6 panels digipack) preorder will start in mid June, for a release...
'Re Un' by Névoa

‘Re Un’ by Névoa

After one magic debut album in 2015 on Altare Productions, Avantgarde Music signed one of the most promising band from Portugal, Névoa. Compared to their debut, the band slowed down quite a bit their tempo, but their rage transformed from speed to a hopeless, bleak, post black/doom, with clear influences...
Sojourner 'Empires of Ash'

Sojourner ‘Empires of Ash’

As equally majestic as it is furious, Empires of Ash channels that epic spirit of black metal bands like Summoning, Saor, and even Emperor. What really sets Sojourner apart from their contemporaries for is how well they weave the folk instruments into their songs; a variety of flutes, piano, and...
'An Oath to the Void' by Astral Path

‘An Oath to the Void’ by Astral Path

Hypnotic, immersive atmospheric black metal that combines icy, haunting vocals with mesmerizing, fully realized synth/bass landscapes. A must for fanatics of atmospheric black metal with a space aesthetic and concept, but also for all those on a certain atmospheric folk edge. This duo in fact features Ana from Ulvesang, the...
'Yūgen' by Ashbringer!!

‘Yūgen’ by Ashbringer!!

Seeing an 18 year old perform and compose every instrument with clarity of thought and intentional songwriting chops beyond his years was impressive enough, but 2016 sees Nick Stanger as exuberant as ever; Yūgen outshines their debut  “Vacant” in every aspect. A gorgeous expedition through luscious soundscapes aided by an...
Drought 'Rudra Bhakti'

Drought ‘Rudra Bhakti’

“Fusing the deep, spiritual sounds of tribal, ritualistic ambient and chanting with the complex, cacophonous discord of modern unorthodox black metal, Drought’s two unlikely halves meld and transcend. Lengthy bouts of inward, meditative ambiance explode into uncompromising, overwhelming blackened extremism, breaking the trance and achieving a greater aggression in the...
Morgenrøde (O.S.T.) by Ole Petter Sørum

Morgenrøde (O.S.T.) by Ole Petter Sørum

This is the soundtrack to the Norwegian movie Morgenrøde, released on dvd and bluray on 2016/05/09 after collecting an impressive serie of important reviews and prizes at various Sci-Fi movie exhibitions and dedicated magazines. Music-side, the OST was composed and recorded by Ole Petter Sørum: when not imaginarily bound to the...
Mesarthim 'Pillars' CD/LP

Mesarthim ‘Pillars’ CD/LP

Their 2015 “Isolate” debut started quite many interests in the whole world on the MESARTHIM project, the album being praised at every latitude of the planet and being a huge success on the web. Now Mesarthim are back with a new 32 minutes long EP titled ‘Pillars’ and coming in...
Auriga 'VII - Dimensions of Asymmetry'

Auriga ‘VII – Dimensions of Asymmetry’

Auriga comes from ancient Foenicia region, the actual Lebanon Sure indeed a weird country where to play this kind of music! Auriga album reminds us a lot of Darkspace debut releases: fast-paced space blackmetal with radical and minimalistic sounds production, but yet very cold and and with chilling atmospheres! Order...
The Howling Void "The Triumph of Ruin"

The Howling Void “The Triumph of Ruin”

The Howling Void fifth full length album has been now released by Avantgarde Music in March as a 6 panels digipack! With “The Triumph of Ruin” Ryan managed to push THV even more into those desolation and epic fields yet anticipated in the minialbum “Runa”, reaching now an unique sound,...
'Jhanas​-​Nur' by Downfall of Nur

‘Jhanas​-​Nur’ by Downfall of Nur

This is Downfall of Nur 2013′s demo in its original rawness and wilderness: a primordial recording yet showing an hidden inspiration that would quickly bring them recording the “Umbras de Barbagia” masterpiece. Released in 200 copies only, in a boxed set with cards made after private paintings by Atnonio Sanna...
Krallice 'Hyperion' and 'Years Past Matter'

Krallice ‘Hyperion’ and ‘Years Past Matter’

“Years Past Matter” is Krallice  self-released 2012 album, now finally out also on a label and for the first time available in Europe! “Y.P.M.” is the album that focused the world on Krallice and an album that changed the way many people into black metal (meant as in its traditional...
Echoes of the Moon 'Entropy'

Echoes of the Moon ‘Entropy’

US post-blackmetal one man band “Entropy” is the follow up to the 2014 album “Esoteric” and features a more polished sound and explores similar philosophical themes. The first 4 tracks take the listener into very dark territory with brief moments of peace and beauty while the last 4 tracks take...
Plateau Sigma 'Rituals'

Plateau Sigma ‘Rituals’

“Rituals”, a vision by Plateau Sigma A recall and interpretation in “doom-metal/dark-wave” key of the rituality, the solemnity, the sensuality of the propitiatory rites of War, Death and Love in the ancient Greek-Roman cultures. A liaison with and towards the past we belong to and are a part of, still,...
Mesarthim 'isolate' release details

Mesarthim ‘isolate’ release details

We are happy to reveal that the digipack CD will include a bonus track called ‘Suffocate‘ This is a marvellous new composition written and recorded to bless the physical release of the album. With its 9’58″ in fact the track is surely not to be considered a filler but rather...
New releases preorder

New releases preorder

All January releases are now in preorder in our store and in the merch section of our Bandcamp page. On Bandcamp fans can now also buy and download the files packages in their favorite format. Please follow these links! Fifth to Infinity ‘Omnipotent Transdimensional Soulfire’            ...
The Quest For A Morning Star... for the Heart, the Ears and the Eyes

The Quest For A Morning Star… for the Heart, the Ears and the Eyes

Romanian artist Costin Chioreanu recently released a collection of music entitled “The Quest For A Morning Star”, to raise funds for the victims of the recent tragedy at Club Collectiv, in Bucharest (30.10.2015) All proceeds raised from the paid digital downloads were donated to a foundation collecting funds for the...
The crazy gang of Krasseville

The crazy gang of Krasseville

In the dirty streets of Western France, les bas-fonds, we had the mad idea to give a social chance to an handful of individuals defeated and then enlightened by life, Krasseville. “western suicidal fashionable rock music” they call their chansons de bidonvilles, but we can tell you: they know what...
Mesarthim 'Isolate' physical release

Mesarthim ‘Isolate’ physical release

We must admit: the most exciting of all the newest activities brought into our job by the internet winds of change is to lurk into the depths of Bandcamp (Soundcloud or Youtube also at times, but Bandcamp remains unbeatable) and discover new sub-galaxies of the music world. Bands you never...
Old Forest signs to Avantgarde for "Dagian"

Old Forest signs to Avantgarde for “Dagian”

Strange story the one of Brighton’s OLD FOREST: formed way back in time (1998) and releasing almost immediately the debut album “Into the old forest” on Mordgrimm Records (the second incarnation of Uk’s glorious Cacophonous Records), but then again taking a rather and unnatural long hiatus until 2007. An handful of eps...
Fifth to Infinity debut album

Fifth to Infinity debut album

Nader Jonas Resland (vocals and guitars), David Lindh (bass) and ex-Opeth drummer Martin Lopez, united under the dark forces of the monicker Fifth to Infinity are finally coming out to human visibility with the debut step “Omnipotent Transdimensional Soulfire”: a colossal blackened dark metal album that’s been talked about in...
Virvel Av Morkerhatet

Virvel Av Morkerhatet

“Our goal – call to blight the life existance. Our weapon – weaknesses and vices of human scum.” Virvel Av Morkerhatet, Ukraine: a hard atom that represents the defect of the human thought, that is multiplied by self-destruction of transcendental consciousness. Anticosmos through Black Magic. “Metamorphopsia” is their new album,...
SOL 'The storm bells chime'

SOL ‘The storm bells chime’

Danish recording project SOL have gone through quite an intriguing career, substantially marked by 4 studio albums released on important record labels like Van Records (Germany) and Cold Spring (Uk). Their career spawned from weird and harsh doom metal episodes to a later, quite drastic, turn.. more and more towards apocalyptic...
AION 'Verses of Perdition' european digipack release

AION ‘Verses of Perdition’ european digipack release

We promised a few times we would restrain signing bands from the nowdays over-populated current of so called ‘occult black death metal‘, although we recognise so many excellent outfits in that niche, it has become quite trendy to release records with omegas, esoteric symbols that not even the bands themselves...
Hornwood Fell 'Yheri' (new album)

Hornwood Fell ‘Yheri’ (new album)

HORNWOOD FELL and Avantgarde Music announce the release of a new album together:  ’Yheri‘ is a concept album consisting of eight pieces and it will be out in late Semptember. Like all concept albums, it ‘very important to read the lyrics to understand the musical passages. Many parts of the...
Dystopia Nå 'Dweller on the Threshold' out now

Dystopia Nå ‘Dweller on the Threshold’ out now

We might quote a few bits of the various stunning press reports we are receiving for this, but instead we prefer to let one only portal to say it all… and if the conclusion of this article is taken by a magazine called Norskmetal,net, you  have to take it serious….....
The Clearing Path

The Clearing Path

THE CLEARING PATH, from Milan, hometown of Avantgarde Music… a solo-project conducted by Gabriele Gramaglia who made us happy stating clearly he hates the labelling post-core on his music. “Post” is probably a word we will probably often read in The Clearing Path reviews, but what caught our attention is...
from the very depths of the underworld: Tundra

from the very depths of the underworld: Tundra

Although their line-up consists by 2/3 of members who played and/or still play in the likes of none-the-less than Acherontas, Horna, Glorior Belli, Behexen, Deathrow, Sargeist (and the list truely is endless…) TUNDRA‘s main man Pesten kept and still keeps a very underground profile for the band, pretty much far...
Battle Dagorath signs to Avantgarde Music

Battle Dagorath signs to Avantgarde Music

BATTLE DAGORATH was brought into existence in 2002. Since the beginning, creating a death march through Cosmic Frozen Landscapes, Cold Bleak Atmospheres and Intense Glorification of Darkness. The essence of Battle Dagorath is reaching into the vast Primordial Dimensions. Landscapes that represent the pure misanthropic dreams of the dying winter,...
Alien Syndrome 777

Alien Syndrome 777

An international avantgarde black metal project set-up around the main figure of guitarist/songwriter Alessandro Rossi (Blackdrone Inc, Emrevoid) started in 2007 with his virtual meeting with the experimental electronic US producer Joey Hopkins (Joey Hopkins Midget Factory). Fueled by a mutual interest in extreme music and sci-fi themes, the two began recording...
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Battle Dagorath reveal Artworks

Battle Dagorath reveal Artworks

“I – Dark Dragons of the Cosmos” is the first of a two-albums concept release, with the second one to unleash its fury approx 6 months after ‘I’ We are extremely pleased about the artwork results for both digipack and double vinyl of ‘I’, to see the light of darkness just after the summer!  ...
Anicon sign to Avantgarde for 'Exeges'

Anicon sign to Avantgarde for ‘Exeges’

“Exegeses” is Anicon (New York City) debut album after an handful of eps and demos! The band comprises members from the raging outfits of Krallice, Trenchgrinder, Geryon.. to name a few of their past and present CVs. CD (6 panels digipack) preorder will start in mid June, for a release set on 07/07 (cd)
'Re Un' by Névoa

‘Re Un’ by Névoa

After one magic debut album in 2015 on Altare Productions, Avantgarde Music signed one of the most promising band from Portugal, Névoa. Compared to their debut, the band slowed down quite a bit their tempo, but their rage transformed from speed to a hopeless, bleak, post black/doom, with clear influences from american sludge acts like...
Sojourner 'Empires of Ash'

Sojourner ‘Empires of Ash’

As equally majestic as it is furious, Empires of Ash channels that epic spirit of black metal bands like Summoning, Saor, and even Emperor. What really sets Sojourner apart from their contemporaries for is how well they weave the folk instruments into their songs; a variety of flutes, piano, and synths pour personality into the...
'The Unmourned Past' by Sivyj Yar

‘The Unmourned Past’ by Sivyj Yar

New ep by Sivyj Yar, released just after Summer Solstice Digisleeve compact disc in strictly one-press edition of 200 copies. Secure your own copy by pre ordering here!
'An Oath to the Void' by Astral Path

‘An Oath to the Void’ by Astral Path

Hypnotic, immersive atmospheric black metal that combines icy, haunting vocals with mesmerizing, fully realized synth/bass landscapes. A must for fanatics of atmospheric black metal with a space aesthetic and concept, but also for all those on a certain atmospheric folk edge. This duo in fact features Ana from Ulvesang, the folk band recently released by...
'Yūgen' by Ashbringer!!

‘Yūgen’ by Ashbringer!!

Seeing an 18 year old perform and compose every instrument with clarity of thought and intentional songwriting chops beyond his years was impressive enough, but 2016 sees Nick Stanger as exuberant as ever; Yūgen outshines their debut  “Vacant” in every aspect. A gorgeous expedition through luscious soundscapes aided by an oriental tint, Ashbringer present one...
Drought 'Rudra Bhakti'

Drought ‘Rudra Bhakti’

“Fusing the deep, spiritual sounds of tribal, ritualistic ambient and chanting with the complex, cacophonous discord of modern unorthodox black metal, Drought’s two unlikely halves meld and transcend. Lengthy bouts of inward, meditative ambiance explode into uncompromising, overwhelming blackened extremism, breaking the trance and achieving a greater aggression in the listener.”   Jon Rosenthal // Invisibleoranges.com...
Morgenrøde (O.S.T.) by Ole Petter Sørum

Morgenrøde (O.S.T.) by Ole Petter Sørum

This is the soundtrack to the Norwegian movie Morgenrøde, released on dvd and bluray on 2016/05/09 after collecting an impressive serie of important reviews and prizes at various Sci-Fi movie exhibitions and dedicated magazines. Music-side, the OST was composed and recorded by Ole Petter Sørum: when not imaginarily bound to the screen, we could define this...
Downfall of Nur 'Umbras de Barbagia' new editions

Downfall of Nur ‘Umbras de Barbagia’ new editions

The success of Downfall  of Nur‘s debut is unstoppable: after a digisleeve edition and an A5 digipack reissue, we are not sold on both, and are going to have a standard jewelcase edition for all future sales. The album was also recently released on double LP! You can order both here
Mesarthim 'Pillars' CD/LP

Mesarthim ‘Pillars’ CD/LP

Their 2015 “Isolate” debut started quite many interests in the whole world on the MESARTHIM project, the album being praised at every latitude of the planet and being a huge success on the web. Now Mesarthim are back with a new 32 minutes long EP titled ‘Pillars’ and coming in 6 panels digipack. Again the...
Auriga 'VII - Dimensions of Asymmetry'

Auriga ‘VII – Dimensions of Asymmetry’

Auriga comes from ancient Foenicia region, the actual Lebanon Sure indeed a weird country where to play this kind of music! Auriga album reminds us a lot of Darkspace debut releases: fast-paced space blackmetal with radical and minimalistic sounds production, but yet very cold and and with chilling atmospheres! Order Auriga CD here!