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Recitations 'The First of the Listeners'

Recitations ‘The First of the Listeners’

Recitations started work on what would become “the First of the Listeners” in late 2015, after ideas and thoughts had built up and been discussed between the members for quite some time. The aim was to create unpretentious dark music in an experimental exploration of both unusual harmonies and patterns, as well as lyrical content,...
Botanist / Oskoreien split CD

Botanist / Oskoreien split CD

A split CD named “EP 3 Green Metal” / “Deterministic Chaos” Digisleeve CD Release date tba (October 2016)  
Necrohell "Death Wings"

Necrohell “Death Wings”

After almost three years in solitude and distance, Necrohell are back with their fourth Unholy craft. “Deathwings”, nine tracks of Unholy Black Metal, as pure as you can get. Unearthly and Dark Art salute’s the Night and fisting the face of god. Ungod (all instruments) and Sorg (vocals) were finally honoured the top they could...
Panzerfaust 'The Lucifer Principle' announcement

Panzerfaust ‘The Lucifer Principle’ announcement

Panzerfaust announce the release of ‘The Lucifer Principle’   After nearly 3 years of relative silence, Panzerfaust returns with their fourth invocation – a concept record – ‘The Lucifer Principle’ via Avantgarde Music. ‘THE LUCIFER PRINCIPLE’ bridges the broader works of Howard Bloom’s novel of the same title; which “explores the intricate relationships among genetics,...
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...