Releases

Releases of Albums, EPs, Singles, Videos, or intriguing Demos

Spectral Realm 2018 Spectral Witch of the Hex River

Spectral Witch Of The Hex River: new album by Spectral Realm

Johannesburg, South Africa: it's finally here! Spectral Witch Of The Hex River is the long awaited...
Ruff Majik 2019 Schizophrenic

Ruff Majik: Tårn preview with Schizophrenic

Schizophrenic Pretoria, South Africa: up to some more tongue-in-cheek antics, Ruff Majik unleashes a crazy tribute to an unlikely influence today with a music video...

SUBVERS: ‘Pray’ single released with bonus track

Cape Town, South Africa: local goth-infused metallers SUBVERS have released a single with 'Pray' as follow up to their 2015 debut album Bloodstained Eulogies. Connect...

Thread Of Omen: ‘Vindicta’ album out now

Cape Town, South Africa: melodic death metal from 'The Mother City' has always enjoyed a strong presence on the scene with no lack of...
Dividing The Element 2018 album

Dividing the Element [Review]

  I went into listening to this self-titled debut album by Zimbabwe's Dividing The Element with very few preconceptions - I mean, how many other...
The Fallen Prophets - Laura McCullagh

The Fallen Prophets promise Blood, Guts, and Gore

No longer the new little grizzlies on the block by any stretch, Cape Town's goriest death metal quartet are poised to launch their anticipated...

Stille Beendere: Stilte Van Die Beendere

Cape Town, South Africa: another thread weaves itself into the string of Black Metal releases from South Africa this year with Stilte Van Die...
Ion Mesa 2017 Tomorrow

Ion Mesa: debut single ‘Tomorrow’ out now

Johannesburg, South Africa: Another spin-off project featuring some members of the darkly sensible Surdus surfaces with Ion Mesa - a ricocheting collaboration between...
MA-AT 2018 Nursing Serpents demo art

MA-AT: new band, first demo with Nursing Serpents

MA-AT Cape Town, South Africa: a crushing new entity arises from the Mother City in 2018 with MA-AT. The band lends strength to this...

Mind Assault: return to Burn Down The Nation

Cape Town, South Africa: one of the Mother City's longest-standing metal bands is rising from a period...