Hypnotic Dirge News and Updates

VIDEO CLIP TEASER: Maeskyyrn - Of Forests And Troubled Pasts

March 27, 2020
On October 17, 2019, we released the debut full-length from Maeskyyrn, entitled "Interlude". 
Since then, the band has worked tirelessly on a video clip for the track "Of Forests and Troubled Pasts"
We will unveil the video in full next Friday, April 3, 2020


PRE-ORDERS : Forlesen - Hierophant Violent ||| VIDEO PREMIERE: Forlesen - Nightbridge (Abridged Version)

March 23, 2020
Apocalyptic music for apocalyptic times.

The first clip from Forlesen's upcoming album "Hierophant Violent" is now online and streaming below:

This is an abridged version of the track "Nightbridge" the full version of which is 18 minutes and will be released alongside the full album on April 18.

Of course, it is difficult to get the full sense of a track from an excerpt but we wanted to make a clip publicly available so we partnered with Wikked Twist Films to craft some visuals for the album.

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SONG PREMIERE: Feral Light - Assuage

March 5, 2020
Earlier this week, we announced that we'll be working with Feral Light on the release of their new album "Life Vapor". 

Today, together with No Clean Singing we're very excited to share with you the track "Assuage" from said album! Thanks a lot to NCS for their help and interest in sharing this.

From the article: 

"The song we’re presenting today, “Assuage“, is a great reminder of many of these qualities, but is also an intensely memorable and moving piece of music, a melding of...

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March 5, 2020
Feral Light are a mysterious two-piece black metal/crust enigma hailing from Minnesota who feature ex-members of Wolvhammer, Empires, Manetheren, and Censor. They play an ever evolving mixture of grim and sorrowful black metal entwined with savage and unyielding crust punk with layers of post metal leanings.

Hypnotic Dirge Records will be releasing the new Feral Light album "Life Vapor Maroon" on May 8, 2020.

More news soon...

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MERCH: Frigoris Beanies

February 28, 2020
Frigoris beanies are now available!
You can pre-order yours now on our webshop or on Bandcamp, or order directly from the band!

Pre-order Here

Beanies will ship in late-March

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VINYL RELEASE: NONE - selftitled

February 28, 2020
*February 21, 2020

Today marks the official release of NONE's selftitled debut album on vinyl!

Order Here

The vinyl - as most of you must know by now - was printed in three editions - winter sky, dirty snow, and classic black - in co-operation with Viridian Flame Records. The winter sky and dirty snow editions sold out extremely quickly but we still have roughly 30 copies of the record in classic black before they are gone forever so order quickly if you want this for your collection as a repres...

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SONG PREMIERE: Chiral - That Little Wormhole You Called Heart (part II)

February 19, 2020
Italy’s Chiral is preparing to release his latest and yet most introspective 3rd full-length record, “Hope”. 

Here is the first excerpt from the album, a cut from the track "That Little Wormhole You Called Heart (part II)":

“Hope” sounds depressive and melancholic. Distorted and somehow gentle. It’s going to come as a closure to Chiral’s previous works (“Night Sky” and “Gazing Light Eternity”) completing what those records started. While his first album, “Night Sky”, s...

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Webshop Additions: February 2020

February 17, 2020
We have added a selection of very limited vinyl releases to our shop:

PU011 : Skagos - Ást DLP
VRDN001 : Soul Dissolution - Stardust LP
VRDN002 : Raventale - Planetarium LP
VRDN004 : Sleeping Ancient - There is no truth but death LP
VRDN005 : Soul Dissolution - nowhere EP

Vinyl Category

Furthermore, we've built a small vinyl section in our webshop. You'll also find a handful of records from Vendetta Records and Solitude Productions here. LP's listed are currently *very* limited, but I'll be adding ...

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VIDEO CLIP: Frigoris - Scheideweg

February 14, 2020
We are very excited to premiere the video clip for Frigoris ' song "Scheideweg" today, the first ever Frigoris music video! "Scheideweg" is taken from Frigoris' latest full-length album "...in Stille" released less than a month ago on January 24.

"It is always exciting when Nic offers me opportunities to create videos for the label, and even more exciting when it's bands I've been a fan of for a long time. Upon discussing the video with Dominik and learning of the albums narrative focus, I wa...

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ALBUM ART: Forlesen - Hierophant Violent

February 14, 2020
Today we are pleased to unveil the album cover artwork crafted by none other than Benjamin A. Vierling (Aosoth, The Ajna Offensive, Joanna Newsom)

"Hierophant Violent" is due for release on Hypnotic Dirge on March 27. 

Comprising of two tracks nearing twenty minutes a piece, “Hierophant Violent” is a delicate and hypnotic sensory experience incorporating a myriad of styles and influences to craft a work of art which is cathartic and illuminating. Each track is a journey unfolding different ...

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