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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 they are doing with their...
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 heard about and that, not...
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 and demos until their sophomore “None...
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 the underground network for over...
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, due out on Avantgarde Music...
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 music scenarios: experimental dark folk,...
'Jhanas-Nur' the beginning.....

‘Jhanas-Nur’ the beginning…..

200 copies will be the total edition, coming in a rough-cardboard numbered box and including a set of cards (gold print on black): that’s the basic set-up for ‘Jhanas-Nur’ CD reissue. This is where the magic path of DOWNFALL OF NUR started, a very rough demo maybe, but that already shown some clear and bright inspiration for the...
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 understand, drapes, serpents and skulls...
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 lyrics have not been sung...
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, nihilism, darkness, the chaos of...
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 original material in their own...
Sivyj Yar 'Burial Shrouds'

Sivyj Yar ‘Burial Shrouds’

We are more than proud to announce that the collaboration with SIVYJ YAR will continue after their magnificent 2014 release ‘From the Dead Village Darkness’. A new album is recorded and completed since quite a few months but only recently got the necessary Artwork done! ‘Burial Shrouds‘ will be released on 23/09/2015