Christian folk-death metal band from Ukraine HOLY BLOOD release 5th album УDay Of VengeanceФ on 31st of December via Musica Production. Album consists of 9 tracks of melodic death-metal with folk influences.
Track УYa veryu v BogaФ (I Believe in God) could be heard here:
HOLY BLOOD was found in 1999 and released 4 albums.
-techno death-metal; Long-awaiting third album by techno death-metal MISCREANT from Russia УFor The LivingФ has just released via MUSICA Production. Wonderful present to fans of techno-death-metal worldwide. Real classics of russian death-metal (born in 1993) wrote album which will be mark of the sound in the style. Track-list:
1. Firestorm 2. Savage Terror (No One Shall Avoid Fear) 3. For Whose Who Will Die 4. The Sect 5. World Necrology 6. Mass Executions 7. Evolution Of Violence 8. Tumour Monologue 9. Total Death Metal
Second album by gothic doomsters DYING ROSE from Belarus УExistentiaФ will be released in November on MUSICA Production. Album was recorded in 2011 and will have its first CD-press. Beautiful music in the vein of gothic-doom metal of 90s. Violins, female vocal, growling and lyrical melodies. For fans of early LACRIMAS PROFUNDERE, TRISTANIA, THEATRE OF TRAGEDY and THE SINS OF THY BELOVED. Track-list:
1. Intro 02:01 2. The Gates OF Hades 03:57 3. Fall Of Osiris 05:02 4. Necropolis 04:54 5. Interludium 01:55 6. Exsistentia 06:26 7. Delight 05:29 8. Eternal Sands 05:05 9. The Rise Of Sphinx 04:28 10. Outro 02:17
BLACKNESS УVzglyad Za Gran (Looking over the brink)Ф
Debut album of band from Sahalin Island, Far East of Russia. The group was found in 2001.BLACKNESSТ music is organic mixture of black and death-metal. The musicians themselves call their music as melodic extreme metal. Difference of sound, melodies and Russian lyrics. The album is recommended for fans of GRAVEWORM, CRADLE OF FILTH and CHILDREN OF BODOM.
1. The Silent beast 2. Looking over the brink 3. The innocent blood 4. Weaking mind 5. Dance of the blind 6. The lake of forgiveness 7. Mindcreeper 8. Paranoia
The power-metal band from YaroslavlТ AMALTEYA has just released debut album УThe Book Of Dead NamesФ via MUSICA Production. The band plays power-metal in Russian for fans of ARIA, CATHARSIS and KIPELOV. Heavy, intense sound with strong vocal. Track-list:
1. Angels 2. Time is not be returned 3. Call of night roads 4. Way of life-long 5. Corridors of time 6. Flowers 7. The Book of dead names 8. Queen of night 9. Apocalypse
MP52 CEMETERIAL "Gardens of Impenetrable Darkness"
-sympho-black-metal; Debut album from band from Tomsk, Russia. Musicians from Siberia present melodic material in the style of black-metal with lots of keyboards. Eight tracks of this album force listener to dive in terrible darkness of gloomy subconscious. To fans of LIMBONIC ART and SIEBENBURGEN, “рек-лист:
1. Prologue 2. At the gates of Cemeterial 3. Bearing The Light 4. Flame Of Truth 5. Twilight Of The Rain 6. Last Sign Of The Night 7. The Cold Of Men's Heart 8. Forest Of Dreams (Epilogue)
Viking-pagan-metal band from Kemerovo, Siberia GJALLARHORN has just released their debut album "Folkvang". Melodic and epic black-metal for fans of music of modern golk-metal bands from Europe and Russia. If you like HOLY BLOOD, early ASHEN LIGHT or TURISAS, this band is for you.
1. Dogs Of War 2. If i was the rain 3. Kill My Flesh 4. He Lived Among Aces 5. Forest Is a Heart of Land 6. Flow of Mighty Life 7. Folkvang
The fourth album of Russian death-doom-metal project SEA OF DESPERATION "The Shards - Witness Theatre Part 2" was released on14th of October via MUSICA Production. SEA OF DESPERATION is one-man project by Lefthander (RAXA, TENOTCHITLAN) with strong influences from classic death-doom metal bands from mid of 90s with some touches from progressive-death-doom metal like OPETH.
New album of SoD is going on the history about house of ghosts. Every room of this house has its dark past with nightmares and pain. Lefthander has cathched atmosphere of Lars von Trier movies.
Cover-art from W.Smerdulak (THE GATHERING, MANIC DEPRESSION, MORTIFER).
FORGOTTEN TALES has just released their latest album "We Shall See The Light" in Russia through MUSICA Production. Majestic and powerful material with greatest female vocal from Sonia Pineault.
Last album of this Canadian band "All The Sinners" was also released via MUSICA in 2004 under license from Union Metal. Track-list:
1. We Shall See The Light 05:25 2. Guardian Angel 05:09 3. Keepers Of The Field 05:15 4. The Reaper 05:05 5. Diviner 06:22 6. The Calling 05:40 7. Howling At The Moon 05:20 8. Broken Wings 05:26 9. Angel Eyes 04:55
Debut CD of black-thrash-metal band GODHATER "Odium" will be released through MUSICA Production on 29th of August. Dark, angry and ancient 'thrashy' black-metal will be used by any fan of brutal heavy music. Track-list:
1. Intro 2. Last Dawn (Impale!) 3. Keeper of the Cup 4. Prince of Evil 5. Call ofthe Dead 6. Soaked in Darkness 7. Faith- Sin 8. Baptism of Blood 9. Beyond The Grave (Tsjuder cover) 10. Rime Ice
Third album of Moscow black-thrash-metal band DEMONS OF GUILLOTINE УTime Of SickleФ was released via MUSICA Production on May of 2011. The CD was again recorded in Navaho Hut (SINFUL, GROM, NECHISTТ) by Arkadiy Navaho. The band introduced horror-metal with influences of ancient thrash-black-metal.
1. Time Of Sickle 2. Ride The Chainsaw 3. On Frigate Of The Dead 4. Demons Of Guillotine 5. DonТt See The Evil 6. 909 7. Reverend Jim 8. Black Flame Of Hate 9. Between The Mirror 10. NaviТs Nation 11. Viva, Balkans! 12. Red Beast 13. Copperwinged
Previous album of DEMONS OF GUILLOTINE УBeastiaryФ was released in 2004 by AMG.
Band from Siberia WELICORUSS have parted ways with Demid Polyanskiy (keayboards) and Alexander Golovin (bass). The group already found new musicians - Boris "Sens" Voskolovich and Alexey "Alex" Boldin.
"Boris has great potential. He is a future Janne Warman from CHILDREN OF BODOM" is said by WELICORUSS members. WELICORUSS are writing new material and everybody is working on new music. It is the first time for WELICORUSS.
Latest release by WELICORUSS "Apeiron EP" was released in 2009 via CD-Maximum.
Russian heavy-gothic-metal band SPLAV have just released their debut album "Supernova" via Metalism Records. SPLAV are new side-project of erotic-vampiric-sympho-black band BLACK COUNTESS' mastermind Ilya with young fimale singer Marie. "Heavy-gothic metal with crystal clear female vocal with memorable melodies known in music of BLACK COUNTESS", - said label in press-statement.
SPLAV collaborated with nu-model Aria Giovanni for cover-art of this CD. Ilya had worked with Aria already for latest CD of BLACK COUNTESS released in 2007's "Feetish". Track-list:
1. Go Forward! 2. Of Bygone Love 3. Virgin and Serpent 4. Peer into My window 5. Subconsciousness 6. Souls on Fire 7. Absent City 8. Supernova