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"To Mantle the Rising Sun" is the second album by Melodic Black Metal band Malist, on which the artist continues the musical journey started on last year's debut with even more genre-crossing ambition, drawing inspiration from bands like Lord Belial, Immortal, Sargeist, Fen & Woods of Desolation.

Powerful riffs, melodic layering, diverse vocals & atmospheric elements are woven into this musical venture of battles & mournful fates, sending the listener to the outer surface of the underground Karst Realm, where the lyrical hero is on his way to meet the tyrant King - an encounter to set his life's purpose once and for all...
Dämmerfarben play poetic, nature-inspired Folk/Black Metal that stands apart from the mainstream due to its focus on sophisticated melancholic and sometimes romantic instrumental parts.

Mastermind Nostarion is a professional musician who, besides guitar, plays cello, violin, lute and various other instruments since his childhood. This education provides him not only with remarkable prowess on his chosen instruments but shows in his excellent songwriting abilities.

"Des Herbstes Trauerhymnen MMXX" is a complete re-recording of the band’s 2006 demo + two previously unreleased songs, featuring Austin Lunn (Panopticon) on drums.
On their second album, Sweden's Together To The Stars deliver more of the melodic Post Black Metal for which fans loved their debut. Fantastic guitar melodies combine with drums that cover the complete range from mellow to aggressive and vocals full of pain and despair, forming a powerful and unapologetic statement against life.
The Russian solo-project Dolorangst, founded in 2019, plays truly outstanding Atmospheric Black Metal with Post Rock influences, recommended for fans of earlier Tiamat or Katatonia albums, as well as Austere, Woods of Desolation or Thy Light in their quieter moments.

The CD is released as part of the Northern Silence Underground Series and includes the four songs that were previously self-released digitally, which received excellent feedback from fans worldwide, as well as an unreleased demo song as bonus track.
Out on February 7th, 2020.
"A New Dawn" is the third album of Skyforest. It was written entirely in the first half of 2019 and takes us further into the Atmospheric (Black) Metal territory that we know from "Unity" and "Harmony". Lyrically, it is about the journey into a new chapter of one's life...
"Aftermath" is the debut album of Skyforest, the Russian solo-project which rose from the ashes of Annorkoth. Originally released in 2014, it is now for the first time ever available on vinyl.
The second album from Germany's Gateway to Selfdestruction delves into the power struggle between the child and the motherly, pathologic presence of a woman suffering from mental illness, whose self-destructive behavior is expressed through child abuse, perversions and prostitution in both obvious and hidden ways. Musically, the band went from the Depressive Black Metal with atmospheric Doom influences of earlier days to a more Progressive Extreme Metal sound with extensive use of clean guitars, guitar solos, different vocal styles, clean vocals, choirs and extreme screams.
Faidra is a Swedish Atmospheric/Orthodox Black Metal solo project that formed during late summer of 2019. The music is primarily inspired by Scandinavian Black Metal of the early 90s, with Burzum being perhaps the most prominent influence. The man behind Faidra has played in different bands of various genres since the late 90's, and for Faidra chose to keep his identity undisclosed in order to let the music speak for itself.
The music on SEDER's debut album could most appropriately be described as Cascadian Black Metal, and is recommended for fans of Wolves In The Throne Room, Fauna, Skagos and similar acts.
Etoile Filante play Cosmic Black Metal. Their second album "Magnum Opus Caelestis" is highly recommended for fans of this sub genre and bands such as Midnight Odyssey, Mesarthim or Mare Cognitum.
Belore is an Epic Black Metal solo project influenced by heroic fantasy and medieval worlds. The debut album is recommended for fans of Summoning, Caladan Brood, Cân Bardd, Saor, Eldamar or Moonsorrow.
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