Hornwood Fell s/t digipack out now

Hornwood Fell s/t digipack out now

The project was born in Italy in May 2013 under a strong 90’s Norwegian black metal influence. Among the group’s major influences the fierceness of Ulver’s Nattens Madrigal, the compulsiveness of Darkthrone, the first Borknagar album, Satyricon… Burzum. The Rotten sounds… dark and obscure woods, fires and smokes!! In a...
Abigor 'Leytmotif Luzifer' restocks

Abigor ‘Leytmotif Luzifer’ restocks

Due to high and still not covered demands (for example the whole Unites States have not been supplied with) we have decided to run a second pressing of ABIGOR vinyls “Leytmotif Luzifer” was released by the end of the summer as an A5 digipack CD and gatefold LP, both formats...
The Howling Void 'Runa'

The Howling Void ‘Runa’

After releasing 4 full length albums since 2007 on various record labels (i.e. Solitude Productions from Russia), Canadian one-man band THE HOWLING VOID is now releasing their first opus for Avantgarde Music in the form of a long-length minialbum in digipack format (it’s approx 25 minutes playing time) Runa might...
Sivyj Yar new album out now

Sivyj Yar new album out now

We let the medias present this new signing (taken from a stereogum.com year chart / selection): 01. Sivyj Yar – “Distant Haze Was Arising” Rarely does a band come from seemingly nowhere to collectively blow us out of the water the way Sivyj Yar did this month. The one-man band...
N.K.V.D. is back

N.K.V.D. is back

The People’s Commissariat for Internal Affairs (Народный комиссариат внутренних дел, Narodnyy Komissariat Vnutrennikh Del), abbreviated NKVD was a law enforcement agency of the Soviet Union that directly executed the rule of power of the All Union Communist Party. It was closely associated with the Soviet secret police, which at times...
Arcana Coelestia 'Nomas'

Arcana Coelestia ‘Nomas’

Maybe still not recognized abroad as they should [be], ARCANA COELESTIA are one of Italy’s tops at the moment in term of avantgarde doom/black metal, or how else calling this music? After two albums on ATMF, Arcana Coelestia will release their new opus ‘Nomas’ on Avantgarde Music in the first...
Abigor 'Leytmotif Luzifer' the 7 temptations of man

Abigor ‘Leytmotif Luzifer’ the 7 temptations of man

2549 seconds of possession… we are left open mouth, nailed on a chair with bleeding ears and eyes ablaze. Leytmotif Luzifer in His final shape goes beyond imagination. After second #2549 you can only feel physically là-bas, down there…, but morally over the rainbow… Hurtling at Match 10 velocity, this...
20140906 DSIII I

20140906 DSIII I

-.. .- .-. -.- … .–. .- -.-. . / -.-. .- .-.. .-.. .. -. –. / -.. … … -.-. .-.-.- / — .. … … .. — -. —… / -.. .- .-. -.- / … .–. .- -.-. . / .. .. .. .. / ....
Xasthur split albums

Xasthur split albums

After having anticipated the release of these records months ago, as part of our agreement that granted us the release of the “Nightmares at Dawn” compilation CD, we are now delighted to make it real and official: both Xasthur-Acid Enema and Xasthur-Angra Mainyu split albums are already at the manufacturing plant...
Darkspace: next terrestrial contact

Darkspace: next terrestrial contact

The River ep - MonumentuM

The River ep – MonumentuM

MonumentuM is releasing through Avantgarde Music and their new sublabel This is Heresy! the completion of  ”The River ep”, already anticipated a year ago by the version of the song released on the split 7″ with swedish provokers  Shining. “The River ep” is an unusual tribute to one specific song:...
Silenius joins Abigor to record vocals on Leytmotif Luzifer

Silenius joins Abigor to record vocals on Leytmotif Luzifer

We are hereby proud and excited to announce that Silenius (the soul behind epic black metal’s icon Summoning as well as original Abigor vocalist) will join again ABIGOR to record vocals on what is probably destined to be 2014′s Black Metal most important album: “Leytmotif Luzifer”. Abigor wishes to make it clear...
The Howling Void - Runa

The Howling Void – Runa

Extremely happy to announce that a band we are following since a few years and who recently released a strong album on Solitude Productions, will release a new ‘mini’ album with Avantgarde Music. “Runa” will be a three-tracks digi previously released by THE HOWLING VOID only as digital download and...
Tomorrowillbeworse - release date February 28th

Tomorrowillbeworse – release date February 28th

Co-released with Bylec-Tum label Release date scheduled for 28.02.2014 Digipack with booklet “Tomorrowillbeworse is an experimental black metal project with doom and depressive influences born in 2011 by the hand of Kenosis (vocals and all instruments) and R. (lyrics and artwork). The first album, “Down the Road of Nothing”, offers...
Janus 'Nigredo' ready for release

Janus ‘Nigredo’ ready for release

After the stunning full-lenght debut “Fulgures” (ATMF, 2007), the acclaimed, progressive and deep followup “Vega” (ATMF, 2008) and two compilations (“Black Metal Invitta Armata”, 2009, and “Önd – A Tribute to Enslaved”, 2012) italian act JANVS (or Janus, if you write it low case) is back with a new deal...
Hornwood Fell -new signing

Hornwood Fell -new signing

The project was born in May 2013 under 90′s black metal influence. Among the group’s major influences the fierceness of Ulver’s Nattens Madrigal, the compulsiveness of Darkthrone, the first Borknagar album, Satyricon and Burzum. Rotten sounds. The past recurs and condensates in shadows and noises, dark and obscure woods, stones...
Ofdrykkja - new signing

Ofdrykkja – new signing

Most probably the last well kept secret in the field of DSBM, Sweden’s Ofdrykkja have signed to Avantgarde Music to release their “A life worth losing” album. The music was composed and recorded at various takes and times during these years after Apati’s disband. Although oftenly ripped by real-life’s bad...
"Abdication under Funeral Dirge" ready to come to earth...

“Abdication under Funeral Dirge” ready to come to earth…

Finally…. after several years of hiatus and at different stages in its making, we are finally ready to release “Abdication under funeral dirge”, the sorrowful, cold sophomore album by GRIM FUNERAL A limited edition, silkscreen printed boxed set will be released aside to the main and standard cd
T H A C L T H I "...Erat Ante Oculos"

T H A C L T H I “…Erat Ante Oculos”

…and then to bones and dust again, resurrecting the sulphureous past of doom/death mammoths like Disembowelment and (early) Unholy, with a weird experimental and ritualistic revision born from the wounds of their sinister taste for projects like Popol Vuh, Klaus Schulze, Lycia and Paul Chain (to name a few), we...
Abigor new album, instrumental previews/outtakes

Abigor new album, instrumental previews/outtakes

Abigor have despatched the following statement on their own page: “We hereby report the completion of the recording sessions to the album and present you instrumental previews of: ABIGOR Leytmotif Luzifer the 7 temptations of man True to the ABIGOR tradition it will again be very different to the previous...
L'isolement... by Nocturnal Depression

L’isolement… by Nocturnal Depression

“L’isolement” is NOCTURNAL DEPRESSION new offering. A 7″ep including tracks “L’Isolement” and “Beskidt og Forlat“ A limited selection of copies of this ep will include a bonus CD featuring the two vinyl songs plus a few cover songs: Forgotten Tomb medley (Disheartenment/Love’s burial ground) and Nargaroth’ “Seven tears are flowing...
SaturninE: demo and new album on vinyl

SaturninE: demo and new album on vinyl

There’s a certain hype here in Italy (and not only Italy), since a year or something, around all-females blackened sludge doom metal band SATURNINE. Quoting influences that vary from Goatlord to Amebix and Bathory, the witches managed to get quite a few bookings and performed memorable shows, including one in...
t h a c l t h i

t h a c l t h i

13.11.13 ..Adorned in bones, They will come..  
SUPREME AND IMMORTAL IS THE ART OF THE DEVIL!

SUPREME AND IMMORTAL IS THE ART OF THE DEVIL!

We are proud to announce an upcoming special release to mark ABIGOR´s 20th year of releasing Satanic Black Metal Art. On this occasion, for the first time since 1998, Silenius contributes the vocals. Avantgarde Music will release a hand-numbered edition of 500 gatefold cover 7″s. 200 of these will include...
Aphonic Threnody

Aphonic Threnody

APHONIC THRENODY is a new Anglo-Italian funeral doom project born of the hands of musicians permanently or previously involved in bands like URNA, PANTHEIST, GALLOW GOD, LEECHER, and as sessions in the hyped collective CRIPPLED BLACK PHOENIX. Their doom metal is a rather classic slow paced musical procession in the...
Scum From The Sun

Scum From The Sun

In joint-venture with X-Pianeta Record label, we present SCUM FROM THE SUN ’4′ Avantgarde Music is glad to [try and] help out X Pianeta label with distribution of their latest offering, a new album by Milan’s sound experi-mentalists Scum from the Sun Matter. That is the key word to understand...
New Releases May 2013

New Releases May 2013

Finally and after a certain suffering in the production stage, we welcome home the previously announced new releases. We are extremely pleased by the media&press responses obtained so far! The slight style change made by NAHAR was well accepted and their “The strange inconvenience” hit the inner side of the...
JANVS 'Nigredo' re-recording

JANVS ‘Nigredo’ re-recording

Italian post blackmetal aesthetes JANVS will soon start re-recording their debut demo ‘Nigredo’ after constant demand from the public due to the success of their two albums ‘Fvlgvres’ and ‘Vega’. The revernissage of their classic “tape” will include as bonus track a cover of Enslaved ’793′ with ‘the man’ Ivar...
THAW!

THAW!

THAW among our graves……! Black Metal Experimentalists  from Sosnowiec, Poland, have been add to our ghastly roster! Their “s/t” album is currently under macabre dressing and will be released in March! Check out the song “Ancestors” from the album in our player or the band’s own Bandcamp! Differently than many other...
PROGENIE TERRESTRE PURA

PROGENIE TERRESTRE PURA

  A new celebration of life… Ladies and gents and so We breath again, in this new multi-layered musical biosphere called PROGENIE TERRESTRE PURA - q[T]p -   Their debut album “U.M.A.” (Uomini, Macchine, Anime) will let people talk for a while since April 15th 2013 and on… It will be...
Laburinthos 'Augoeides' out now

Laburinthos ‘Augoeides’ out now

Romania’s best kept secret? Maybe, surely indeed after the success of Negura Bunget and all their branches-born projects we know we can expect something very original, dark, moody every time that we are approaching a Romanian band. Laburinthos is no exception to the rule! Their theatrical, at times bizarre and...
Echoes of Yul "Cold ground"

Echoes of Yul “Cold ground”

2012 - AV212 - CD, Limited CD
New Releases on sale now

New Releases on sale now

After a huge delay and a countless chain of bad events and problems, we are finally releasing -now for real- the four new albums announced many months ago. MANII ‘Kollaps’  Standard CD, LP and Limited BOX CD SITUS MAGUS ‘Le Grand Oeuvre’ Standard CD and Limited BOX CD LABURINTHOS ‘Augoeides’...
Grim Funeral 'Abdication under funeral dirge'

Grim Funeral ‘Abdication under funeral dirge’

Details about Grim Funeral‘ sophomore album, as well as an audio preview, will be posted here this week Check back……..   The funeral bell calls..   ‘Abdication under funeral dirge’   ‘Abdication under funeral dirge’
Shining/MonumentuM Split 7"

Shining/MonumentuM Split 7″

2012 - AV217 - 7''
Some news at the end of the darkness...

Some news at the end of the darkness…

It took a while and it has some valid reasons the huge delay gained with the -supposed- September releases. We dont want to share melancholy in an already depressed world, therefore we keep the whining in our house and shoot the facts then! We have four releases in the manufacturing process...
Avantgarde Music SHOP

Avantgarde Music SHOP

Avantgarde Music fast SHOP page: Kauan “Kuu..” CD, Before the Rain “Frail” CD, Shape of Despair, Forgotten Tomb t-shirt, Ixion, Caldera, We Made God, merchandise and many more…
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Hornwood Fell s/t digipack out now

Hornwood Fell s/t digipack out now

The project was born in Italy in May 2013 under a strong 90’s Norwegian black metal influence. Among the group’s major influences the fierceness of Ulver’s Nattens Madrigal, the compulsiveness of Darkthrone, the first Borknagar album, Satyricon… Burzum. The Rotten sounds… dark and obscure woods, fires and smokes!! In a hystorical moment when all black...
Abigor 'Leytmotif Luzifer' restocks

Abigor ‘Leytmotif Luzifer’ restocks

Due to high and still not covered demands (for example the whole Unites States have not been supplied with) we have decided to run a second pressing of ABIGOR vinyls “Leytmotif Luzifer” was released by the end of the summer as an A5 digipack CD and gatefold LP, both formats including a nice booklet and...

Ofdrykkja ‘A life worth losing’ release details

Vasteras dirty dealers Ofdrykkja have received the light of an official physical release this last summer after being for quite a few years only a pure youtube cult. “A life worth losing” has been released in A5 digipack CD with a multipage controversial-contents booklet: no need to enter further details… if you are familiar with...
The Howling Void 'Runa'

The Howling Void ‘Runa’

After releasing 4 full length albums since 2007 on various record labels (i.e. Solitude Productions from Russia), Canadian one-man band THE HOWLING VOID is now releasing their first opus for Avantgarde Music in the form of a long-length minialbum in digipack format (it’s approx 25 minutes playing time) Runa might be a natural break in...
Sivyj Yar new album out now

Sivyj Yar new album out now

We let the medias present this new signing (taken from a stereogum.com year chart / selection): 01. Sivyj Yar – “Distant Haze Was Arising” Rarely does a band come from seemingly nowhere to collectively blow us out of the water the way Sivyj Yar did this month. The one-man band was already on our radar...
N.K.V.D. is back

N.K.V.D. is back

The People’s Commissariat for Internal Affairs (Народный комиссариат внутренних дел, Narodnyy Komissariat Vnutrennikh Del), abbreviated NKVD was a law enforcement agency of the Soviet Union that directly executed the rule of power of the All Union Communist Party. It was closely associated with the Soviet secret police, which at times was part of the agency,...
Arcana Coelestia 'Nomas'

Arcana Coelestia ‘Nomas’

Maybe still not recognized abroad as they should [be], ARCANA COELESTIA are one of Italy’s tops at the moment in term of avantgarde doom/black metal, or how else calling this music? After two albums on ATMF, Arcana Coelestia will release their new opus ‘Nomas’ on Avantgarde Music in the first week of November The front...
Abigor 'Leytmotif Luzifer' the 7 temptations of man

Abigor ‘Leytmotif Luzifer’ the 7 temptations of man

2549 seconds of possession… we are left open mouth, nailed on a chair with bleeding ears and eyes ablaze. Leytmotif Luzifer in His final shape goes beyond imagination. After second #2549 you can only feel physically là-bas, down there…, but morally over the rainbow… Hurtling at Match 10 velocity, this hypersonic flow treats our expectations...
20140906 DSIII I

20140906 DSIII I

-.. .- .-. -.- … .–. .- -.-. . / -.-. .- .-.. .-.. .. -. –. / -.. … … -.-. .-.-.- / — .. … … .. — -. —… / -.. .- .-. -.- / … .–. .- -.-. . / .. .. .. .. / . -. -.-. — ..- -....
Xasthur split albums

Xasthur split albums

After having anticipated the release of these records months ago, as part of our agreement that granted us the release of the “Nightmares at Dawn” compilation CD, we are now delighted to make it real and official: both Xasthur-Acid Enema and Xasthur-Angra Mainyu split albums are already at the manufacturing plant now and in the last...
Darkspace: next terrestrial contact

Darkspace: next terrestrial contact

The River ep - MonumentuM

The River ep – MonumentuM

MonumentuM is releasing through Avantgarde Music and their new sublabel This is Heresy! the completion of  ”The River ep”, already anticipated a year ago by the version of the song released on the split 7″ with swedish provokers  Shining. “The River ep” is an unusual tribute to one specific song: PJ Harvey’s ‘the river’, here...