Century Media Records

Svart Crown- Abreaction (Century Media)

French black/death with a sharper bite than a nice blue cheese...

It’s no secret that over the last 20 years, France has become a hub for talented and inventive extreme metal bands.

Dark Funeral - Where Shadows Forever Reign (Century Media Records)

A diverse and captivating album...looking forward into the new dimensions of what Dark Funeral has to offer.
Release Date: 
3 Jun 2016 (All day)

Where Shadows Forever Reign is a diverse and captivating album, and is th

Grave new album Out Of Respect For The Dead to be released this Autumn; New track released

Out Of Respect For The Dead will be released through Century Media Records in October. More album details and news to be revealed soon.

Swedish death metal rulers Grave have finished the recording for their eagerly awaited new album, Out Of Respect For The Dead.

Queensrÿche announce new album, Condition Hüman and release first single Arrow Of Time

The band’s name is uttered in the same breath as many of the groups they looked to as influences and others who arose as peers, and their highly anticipated new album looks like it will deliver in spades if the lead single is any indication.

Against the formidable obstacles of an ever-changing cultural landscape, the rise and fall of various musical trends, and the near collapse of the record industry itself, Queensrÿche

Terror - The 25th Hour (Century Media)

Short, sharp, but no shocks...
Release Date: 
6 Aug 2015 - 11:30pm

Despite featuring fourteen tracks, the new album from LAHC stalwarts Terror – their sixth studio outing by my reckoning – clocks in at just under twenty three minutes in length, me

Paradise Lost - The Plague Within (Century Media)

A masterclass in misery...

Just seconds into The Plague Within, Bradford miserablists Paradise Lost’s fourteenthth studio full lengther, you know you’ve been given a very special record.

Krisiun reveal details for new album, Forged In Fury

Krisiun is confirmed for various European shows and festivals this summer, followed by a North American co-headlining tour with Origin in September/October. See below for all upcoming dates!

Death metal maniacs Krisiun just finished the recording of their new album, Forged In Fury, which is set to be released worldwide via Century Media Records

Borknagar begins work on new studio album; guest appearance by Ulver's Kristoffer Rygg

Former vocalist helps out with a couple of tracks on the as yet untitled new album

Norwegian post-black metallers Borknagar have started recording a new studio album, to follow-up 2012's Urd! The original Borknagar vocalist, Kristoffer Rygg

Paradise Lost reveal cover artwork for new album, The Plague Within

A monochrome miasma of morbidly uplifting anthems and heart-aching melancholia

Returning with opus number fourteen, The Plague Within (set to be released June 1st in Europe, June 2nd in North America), Paradise Lost has once again refined the chemica

Vallenfyre to release exclusive tour 7"

The 7" is limited to 500 copies worldwide: 100 copies in red vinyl only available during the Decibel Magazine tour; 400 black copies available through www.cmdistro.com and select metal stores. The red version will be available starting March 27th at the tour's first show in Los Angeles; the release date for the black version is set for April 6th in Europe and April 7th in North America.

Vallenfyre will release a new 7" single, entitled The Last Of Our Kind, in time for the North American Decibel Magazine Tour with th