Alcest Re-Issuing “Souvenirs D’un Autre Monde” Special Edition

Released in 2007, Alcest’s debut album, “Souvenirs d’un autre monde,” marks the starting point of the French band’s extraordinary career.

In celebration of the 10th anniversary of this groundbreaking record, Prophecy Productions has unveiled plans to reissue “Souvenirs d’un autre monde” in two very special limited edition formats on September 22nd.

With the release of “Souvenirs d’un autre monde” (English: “Memories from another world”), Alcest mastermind Neige forged a luminous sound that floats on the fringes of metal, yet incorporates emotions of euphoria, bliss, and nostalgia. The album has become known as one of the fundamental releases of the blackgaze / post-black metal genre, and a record that continually influences countless other bands in its wake.

In 2016, the release was selected by Pitchfork as one of its “50 Best Shoegaze Albums of All Time.”

1. Printemps Émeraude (“Emerald Spring”)
2. Souvenirs d’un autre monde (“Memories from another world”)
3. Les Iris (“The Iris”)
4. Ciel Errant (“Wandering Sky”)
5. Sur l’autre rive je t’attendrai (“On the other shore I will wait for you”)
6. Tir nan Og (Irish: “Land of the Young”)

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Saturn Premieres New Song & Video “Still Young” From Upcoming New Album “Beyond Spectra”

Sweden’s traditional heavy metal band Saturn premieres a new song and music video titled “Still Young”, taken from the upcoming new album “Beyond Spectra”, which will be out in stores on March 31st via Rise Above Records.

Check out now “Still Young” below.

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Jenner Inks Deal With Inferno Records

Inferno Records just checked in with this announcement about inking a new record deal with Serbian group Jenner:

“Formed in December 2013, Jenner is the only all-girl metal band from the Belgrade area and in spite of their young age, they’re showing a high potential & great abilities in delivering high-quality heavy speed metal!

“They had released a two-song demo in 2015, already showing great professionalism & technical abilities! After weeks of intense hard work, they have recorded their first full-length album called ‘To Live Is To Suffer’ that will soon be released on Inferno Records! Stay tuned! For fans of Heathen, Overkill, Agent Steel, early Megadeth…”

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Die Young Premieres New Music Video “God’s Promises” From Latest Album “No Illusions”

Houston, Texas’ Die Young premieres a new music video for “God’s Promises”, taken from the band’s latest album “No Illusions”, out in stores via Good Fight Music.

Check out now “God’s Promises” below.

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Stepfather Fred Releasing New Album “Dummies, Dolls & Masters”

When these four Bavarians from Stepfather Fred enter the studio, they do it with 666% ardent zeal, unleashing the spirit from their live shows in these new songs.

“Dummies, Dolls & Masters,” the band’s 3rd full-length CD, will be released on September 9th, 2016 and something big is on its way. Songs like the ultimate riff monster “Freedom Call,” the mega hymn “Libertine,” the groovy as hell opening track “Bitchbanger” show how much experience this young band already has.

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Die Young Premieres Pre-Release Full-Album Stream Of Upcoming New Album “No Illusions”

Houston, Texas’ Die Young premieres the pre-release full-album stream of the band’s upcoming new album “No Illusions”, which will be out in stores this Friday, August 26th via Good Fight Music.

Check out now “No Illusions” in its entirety below.

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Myka Relocate Premieres Pre-Release Full-Album Stream Of Upcoming Album “The Young Souls”

Metalcore outfit Myka Relocate premieres the pre-release full-album stream of the upcoming new album “The Young Souls”, which will be out in stores October 31th via Razor & Tie.

Check out now the entire new album “Thesis Ov Warfare” below.

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Waltteri Väyrynen Joining Paradise Lost For European Tour And Festivals

Due to other commitments, Adrian Erlandsson will not be able to participate in the Paradise Lost European tour or upcoming festival dates this year. The band comments:

“We are pleased to announce drumming duties have been left in the young capable hands of Waltteri Väyrynen who is kindly stepping in to cover.”

Waltteri also adds: “No words can explain how excited, grateful and honoured I am to do all these shows with Paradise Lost this year. The band has been one of my first and biggest influences ever since I was a little kid. Really looking forward to see all of you on the road! It’s gonna be one hell of a year! Cheers!!”

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Outer Heaven Posts Full “Diabolous Vobsicum” Album Online

Outer Heaven’s new album “Diabolus Vobsicum” is out today, February 10th, on Melotov Records and is also now streaming in its entirety online. Listen in below, courtesy of

This young Pennsylvania band deals in creeping, minimal death metal drenched in doom. Though peers include Code Orange and Full of Hell, Outer Heaven has committed fully to the darkness, delivering a debut that Noisey’s Kim Kelly calls “game-changing” and likens to “’90s death metal and its doomier counterparts across the pond.”

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Wolves Scream Streaming Full “Hurricane” EP

Belgian post-hardcore band Wolves Scream is streaming the full “Hurricane” EP onilne, which can now be heard below or picked up digitally at Bandcamp here. The track listing is as follows:

1. Hurricane 04:03
2. Stay Young 03:25
3. Brothers 01:20
4. Honest Heart 04:44

Hurricane by Wolves Scream

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