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Ancient Wisdom and the Art of the Successful Return (Full Album Stream)
Naglfar mastermind Marcus "Vargher" Norman revives his Ancient Wisdom moniker in a successful return after almost 20 years.
Natürgeist Reinvigorates Terror on New EP (NSFW, Early Stream + Interview)
Untethered to civilization and society, Natürgeist draws forth the ancient terror that lurks in black metal on their new EP. Stream it a day early and read an interview with the project's creator (warning: NSFW album art inside).
Ungfell Takes You to the Middle Ages (Full Album Stream + Interview)
Black metal duo Ungfell takes you far back in time to an era where myth and legend ruled overall. Listen to "Es grauet" in full and read an interview with mastermind Menetekel.
Spectral Lore Lets the Light In On New Album (Early Album Stream + Interview)
Multi-instrumentalist Ayloss opens up about his newest album on the road to "IV" -- stream the whole album, too.
Dornenreich’s Dark Metal is Fueled by Love (Early Track Premiere)
Existing in a temporal realm between metal, neofolk, and dark rock, Dornenreich's hard-to-pin-down music is all about love.
Suffocate For Fuck Sake Lights a New Fire on “Fyra” (Full Album Stream)
A post-metal album which preoccupies itself with extremes. Listen to "Fyra" in full.
Gabestok and Black Metal’s Spectrum Self (Early Track Stream)
Korpsånd grows even mightier. Get to know this black metal circle with Gabestok's newest single, "Tågens melodi" off of their upcoming sophomore album.
The Flight of Sleipnir “Thaw”s After Five Long Years (Early Track Debut)
Whether they're black metal, folk metal, or doom metal, The Flight of Sleipnir's singular sound resonates on its own. Listen to a pre-release debut of "Thaw" off the upcoming "Eventide."
Hatemonger Fights a “Perpetual War” (Early Video Stream)
Chicago scene stalwarts set a new bar for the city's deathgrind scene. Watch a video for their new single "Perpetual War."
Juha Jyrkäs: Folk Metal Master (Interview)
Taking folk metal back to campfire singalong times, before the guitar even made it to Finland.