Weekly Release Dump

Friday, 31 May

Damon Locks’s Black Monument Ensemble – Where Future Unfolds (gospel, jazz fusion)

Chicago, Illinois
On International Anthem

Cellista – Transfigurations (experimental hip-hop, classical)

San Jose, California

Coast – Skim (jazz fusion, nu-jazz)

Sydney, Australia
On Art as Catharsis

Daniel Tompkins – Castles (pop)

On K Scope

Les évadés – Black Mamba (jazz fusion)


Foxtrt – Nantes brûle [EP] (free improv)

Paris, France

Ian Alexander – Tau Librae [EP] (jazz fusion, progressive rock)

Cologne, Germany

Ihlo – Union (progressive metal)


Kamancello – Ⅱ: Voyage (world fusion, improvisation)

Toronto, Ontario

Read our review.

Katie Dey – Solipsisters (experimental pop)

Melbourne, Australia
On Run for Cover

Khaki Blazer – Optikk (experimental electro)

Chicago, Illinois
On Hausu Mountain

Masvidal – Mythical (singer-songwriter)

Miami, Florida
On Masvidalien

Matt Mitchell – Phalanx Ambassadors (avant-garde jazz)

New York, New York
On Pi

Nekroí theoí – Dead Gods (blackened deathcore)

On Prosthetic

O.R.K. – Electric Reveries (progressive rock)

Australia / Italy / USA
On Machette

Pound – •• (Double Bullet) (mathcore, grindcore)

Seattle, Washington
On Silent Pendulum

Tori Freestone Trio – El mar de nubes (modern jazz)

London, UK
On Whirlwind

Vortex of End – Ardens fvror (black metal)

On Osmose

Your Hands Write History – Solar Paradigm Triunity, Part Ⅱ: Terra [EP] (progressive deathcore)

Medford, Oregon

Released in May

Sei Miguel – O carro de fogo (jazz fusion)

On Clean Feed

Label page

Saturday, 1 June

The Air of Hiroshima – Китч (Kitč) [EP] (post-hardcore)

Yekaterinburg, Russia
On Sadday Agency

Feat. Esserelà – Disco Dooro (progressive rock, avant-prog)

Bologna, Italy
On Lizard

Fools and Foes – Fools and Foes (indie folk)

Manila, Philippines
On A Spur of the Moment Project

Garden Quartet – Garden Quartet (world fusion)

Melbourne, Australia
On Bleeemo Music

Hell Is Other People and My Lonely Sea [Split] (post-black metal)

Ontario / Russia

Tenchio – 004 Sigh​-​TM Stutter [EP] (math rock, post-rock)

Paysandú, Uruguay

Sunday, 2

Alex Fournier Sextet – Triio (modern jazz, free jazz)

Toronto, Ontario
On Furniture Music

Andys Skordis – In… Se… (Gamelan, opera)

On Insitu

Bitter Lake – New Branches on Old Trees (avant-garde metal)

Scotland, UK

The Pen Club – Data Retrieval (experimental jazz, free jazz)

Sydney, Australia
On Eupcaccia

Monday, 3

As You Hear – Four Seasonings (free jazz)

London, UK
On Fundacja Słuchaj

Nobject – X-Rayed (free jazz)

Łódź, Poland
On Fundacja Słuchaj

Paula Shocron & Pablo Díaz with Guillermo Gregorio – Diálogos (experimental jazz)

New York, New York
On Fundacja Słuchaj

Tuesday, 4

Goblin Hovel – Nothing like Our Fantasy [EP] (folk metal, folk)

United States

Toehider – Concerning Lix & Fairs, and Other Cooked Stories (progressive rock)

Melbourne, Australia


Uboa and Bolt Gun [Split] (noise, experimental metal)

On Uboa

Wednesday, 5

Captain Avery & the Cosmic Triceratops of Intergalactic Peace – Building Walls [EP] (world fusion, rock)

Sheffield, UK

Lite – Multiple (math rock, jazz fusion)

Tokyo, Japan
On Topshelf

Thursday, 6

Skáphe + Wormlust – Kosmískur hryllingur (avant-garde black metal)

USA / Iceland
On Mystískaos

Synestet – Les usures (jazz fusion)

Paris, France

Friday, 7

Aurora – A Different Kind of Human: Step Ⅱ (synth pop, art pop)

On Glassnote Entertainment Group LLC

Brandee Younger – Soul Awakening (jazz fusion, jazz-hop)

New York, New York

Buy Jupiter – Eclipse [EP] (progressive metalcore)

Lyon, France
On Apathia

Chon – Chon (alternative rock)

Oceanside, California
On Sumerian

EABS – Slavic Spirits (modern jazz, jazz fusion)

Wrocław, Poland
On Astigmatic

Flub – Flub [EP] (progressive death metal)

Sacramento, California
On The Artisan Era

Les funktionnaires – 2034 (funk, jazz fusion, progressive rock)

Montréal, Québec

Holy Grinder – Chain of Revenge [EP] (grindcore, powerviolence)

Toronto, Ontario

잠비나이 (Jambinai) – 온다 (Onda) (world fusion, post-rock)

Seoul, South Korea
On Bella Union

Read our review.

Møl – I​/​Ⅱ [EP] (blackgaze)

Aarhus, Denmark
On Holy Roar

Philipp Gropper’s Philm – Consequences (avant-garde jazz)

Berlin, Germany
On Why Play Jazz

The Resonance Project – The Resonance Project (progressive metal, jazz fusion)

Los Angeles, California

Unya – Unya (jazz fusion, pop rock)

On Eclipse Music Official Store

Upcoming Releases

Saturday, 8

Brekky Boy – Sagarmatha [EP] (modern jazz)

Sydney, Australia
On Lard

Moon Letters – Until They Feel the Sun (progressive rock)

Seattle, Washington

Read our review.

Thursday, 13

Hirveä – Tuska ja pakokauhu (atmospheric doom metal)

On Dying Sun

Helen Svoboda’s Sprout – Sleep Architecture (chamber music, jazz fusion)

Brisbane, Australia
On Green Chimneys

Friday, 14

Anat Cohen Tentet – Triple Helix (jazz fusion)

New York, New York
On Anzic

The Biology of Plants – Volume 2 (nu jazz)

Brisbane, Australia
On Art as Catharsis

Claire Rousay – Aerophobia (free improv)

San Antonio, Texas
On Astral Spirits

Enablers – Zones (experimental post-rock)

United States
On Broken Clover

Fabian Almazan Trio – This Land Abounds with Life (jazz fusion, Latin jazz)

New York, New York
On Biophilia

Eric Hofbauer’s Five Agents – Book of Water (avant-garde jazz, free jazz)

Boston, Massachusetts

Read our review.

Friendship – Undercurrent (powerviolence)

Chiba Prefecture, Japan

Gordon Beeferman, Anders Nilsson, and Ches Smith – Organ Trio (free jazz)

New York, New York

Imelda Marcos – Tatlo (math rock, noise rock)

Chicago, Illinois
On Already Dead Tapes

Markus Reuter – Monde, volume 2 (ambient)

Berlin, Germany
On Iapetus

Neal Morse – Jesus Christ: The Exorcist [2-disc] (progressive rock)

On Radiant

Label page

박지하 (Park Jiha) – Philos (world fusion)

South Korea
On Glitterbeat

The Pneumatic Transit – Chordae tendineae (progressive rock, jazz fusion)

Chicago, Illinois

Rodrigo Amado & Chris Corsano – No Place to Fall (free jazz)

Lisbon, Portugal
On Astral Spirits

Thank You Scientist – Terraformer (progressive rock)

Montclair, New Jersey
On Evil Ink

Vena cava – Coalesce (progressive rock)

Lexington, Kentucky

Monday, 17

Meatshell – Afar (experimental folk, world fusion)

Brisbane, Australia
On Made Now Music

Friday, 21

Abyssal – A Beacon in the Husk (blackened death metal)

On Profound Lore

高瀬アキ (Aki Takase) – 北斎 (Hokusai) (modern jazz, free jazz)

Berlin, Germany
On Intakt

Bull of Apis Bull of Bronze – Offerings of Flesh and Gold (atmospheric black metal, post-metal)


The Callous Daoboys – Die on Mars (mathcore)

Atlanta, Georgia
On Dark Trail

Flesh of the Stars – Mercy (doom metal, post-metal)

Chicago, Illinois

Howling Sycamore – Seven Pathways to Annihilation (progressive metal, thrash metal)

San Francisco, California
On Prosthetic

Jonny Mansfield – Elftet (jazz fusion, modern jazz)

London, UK
On Edition

Milton Man Gogh – How to Be Big and Small (at the Same Time) (jazz fusion)

Brisbane, Australia
On Art as Catharsis

Read our review.

Mindspeak – Eclipse Chaser (progressive rock)

Vienna, Austria

The Odious – Vesica piscis (progressive death metal)

Portland, Oregon

Read our review.

Some Became Hollow Tubes – Keep It in the Ground (drone, post-metal)

On Gizeh

Unconstant Motion – Solstice (progressive metal)

Lyon, France

Monday, 24

Monarque – Jusqu’à la Mort (black metal)

On Sepulchral

Tuesday, 25

Hijokaidan & Sissy Spacek – Entropic [Split] (experimental metal, noise, grindcore)

Los Angeles, California
On Sissy Spacek

Sissy Spacek & Smegma – Ballast (experimental metal, noise, grindcore)

Los Angeles, California
On Helicopter

Friday, 28

The Aristocrats – You Know What…? (progressive rock, jazz fusion)

On Boing!

Official website

A Constant Knowledge of Death – Volume Ⅲ​b: Cognitive Predation (progressive metal)

Long Beach, California

Exoterm – Exits into a Corridor (modern jazz)

Oslo, Norway
On Hubro

The Jamie Saft Quartet – Hidden Corners (jazz fusion)

Kingston, New York
On Rare Noise

Bandcamp page

John Zorn – Nove cantici per Francesco D’Assisi (chamber music)

New York, New York
On Tzadik

Label page

灰野敬二 (Keiji Haino) & Sumac – ほんの少しだけでいいから「償い」をチャージし繋げてくれ少しは良くしようを接続して (Hon’nosukoshidakede īkara `tsugunai’ o chāji shi tsunagete kure sukoshi wa yoku shiyou o setsuzoku shite) / Even for Just the Briefest Moment, Keep Charging This “Expiation”, Plug In to Making It Slightly Better (experimental post-metal, noise)

Japan / USA
On Trost

Magma – Zëss : Le jour du néant (psychedelic rock, zeuhl)

On Seventh

Peasant – Unrest Eternal (hardcore, metalcore)

Cape Town, South Africa
On Roastin’

Red Kite – Red Kite (jazz fusion)

London, UK
On Rare Noise

Bandcamp page

Sean Ali, Leila Bordreuil, and Joanna Mattrey – I Used to Sing So Lyrical (free improv, chamber music)

Brooklyn, New York
On Astral Spirits


Those Darn Gnomes – Calling Whitetails to a Tuned Bow (avant-garde death metal)

San Diego, California
On Nefarious Industries

Read our review.

Saturday, 29

Nick Mazzarella Trio – Counterbalance (modern jazz, free jazz)

Chicago, Illinois
On Astral Spirits

Volk You – L’odeur des foins que l’on fauche (jazz fusion, electro-jazz)

Roanne, France

Sunday, 30

Lingua nada – Djinn (noise rock)

Leipzig, Germany

Scheduled for June

The Abyss inside Us – Earth Two (post-rock)

Athens, Greece


Monday, 1 July

Falls of Rauros – Patterns in Mythology (atmospheric black metal)

Oshkosh, Wisconsin
On Gilead Media

Yellow Eyes – Rare Field Ceiling (experimental black metal)

New York, New York
On Gilead Media

Friday, 5

Andrea Belfi – Strata (experimental electro, jazz fusion)

Berlin, Germany
On Float

Arkhaaik – *dʰg̑ʰm̥tós (experimental black metal)

On Iron Bonehead

Atrium – Synthesis (progressive metal)

Provo, Utah

Joona Samuel – The Act of Disintegration (jazz fusion)

Helsinki, Finland
On Art as Catharsis

Pattern-Seeking Animals – Pattern-Seeking Animals (progressive rock)

On Inside Out

Official website

Tongue – What Do We Know of Horror (black metal)

Bielefeld, Germany
On The Crawling Chaos

Bandcamp page

Wednesday, 10

Danny Widdicombe & Trichotomy – Between the Lines (bluegrass, jazz fusion)

Brisbane, Australia
On Futurfonic

Friday, 12

Auras – Binary Garden (progressive metalcore)

On eOne Heavy

Bartłomiej Krysiuk’s Батюшка (Batjuška) / Batushka – Господи (Hospodi) (atmospheric black metal, blackened death metal)

On Metal Blade

Elder – The Gold & Silver Sessions (progressive stoner metal)

On Blues Funeral

Wait – We Are in Transit (progressive death metal)

On The Artisan Era

Tuesday, 16

Silent Gallery – Neon Winter (math rock, post-hardcore)

On Mr. Snow!

Friday, 19

Alarmist – Sequesterer (math rock, jazz fusion)

Brighton, UK
On Small Pond

Lingua ignota – Caligula (experimental hardcore)

United States
On Profound Lore

Tomb Mold – Planetary Clairvoyance (death metal)

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
On 20 Buck Spin

Wormed – Metaportal [EP] (brutal death metal)

On Season of Mist

Tuesday, 23

Wastewalker – Lowborn (progressive metalcore)

Sacramento, California

Friday, 26

De Lorians – De Lorians (progressive rock, avant-prog)

Tokyo, Japan
On Beyond Beyond Is Beyond

Oh Hiroshima – Oscillation (post-rock)

On Napalm

Richard Henshall – The Cocoon (progressive metal)

On Inside Out

Facebook page

Several Wives – Göldi Fell (contemporary classical, dark ambient)

On Gizeh

Tuesday, 30 July

The Tea Club – If / When (progressive rock)

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Friday, 2 August

Humanity’s Last Breath – Abyssal (deathcore)

Helsingborg, Sweden
On Unique Leader

Saturday, 3

Lukas Mantel Sextet – Vardah (Pre​-​Release #2/​4) [EP] (jazz fusion, modern jazz)

Zürich, Switzerland
On Double Moon

Bandcamp page

Wednesday, 7

Gralaghorr – The Divine Spectacle of Rebirth [EP] (atmospheric black metal)

Somerville, Massachusetts

Friday, 9

Unprocessed – Artificial Void (progressive metalcore, djent)

Wiesbaden, Germany
On Long Branch

Saturday, 10

Bonniesongs – Energetic Mind (indie folk)

Brighton, UK
On Small Pond

Friday, 16

Pijn & Conjurer – Curse These Metal Hands (post-rock, post-metal)

Manchester, UK
On Holy Roar

Friday, 23

Alexander Noice – Noice (experimental pop, math rock, jazz fusion)

Los Angeles, California
On Orenda

MoE – La bufa (noise rock)

Oslo, Norway

Friday, 30

Magic Pie – Fragments of the 5th Element (progressive rock)

Moss, Norway
On Karisma & Dark Essence

Tool – To Be Announced (progressive metal)

Los Angeles, California
On Volcano

Official website

Sunday, 8 September

01101111011101100110111001101001 (OVNI) – SDSS J0333​+​0651 (brutal death metal)

On Amputated Vein

Friday, 13

Mike Patton & Jean-Claude Vannier – Corpse Flower (experimental rock)

United States
On Ipecac

Mithridatic – Tetanos Mystique (blackened death metal)

On Xenokorp

Bandcamp page

Friday, 11 October

Sarah Pagé – Dose Curves (contemporary classical)

Montréal, Québec
On Backward Music

Thursday, 17

Lukas Mantel Sextet – Vardah (Pre​-​Release #2/​4) [EP] (jazz fusion, modern jazz)

Zürich, Switzerland
On Double Moon

Bandcamp page

Saturday, 26 October

Lukas Mantel Sextet – Vardah (Pre​-​Release #3/​4) [EP] (jazz fusion, modern jazz)

Zürich, Switzerland
On Double Moon

Bandcamp page

Tuesday, 3 December

Lukas Mantel Sextet – Vardah (jazz fusion, modern jazz)

Zürich, Switzerland
On Double Moon

Bandcamp page

Scheduled for 2019

ᚪᚱᛊᛏᛁᛞᛁᚱ᛬ᛚᛁᚠᛊᛁᚾᛊ (Árstíðir lífsins) – Saga á tveim tungum Ⅱ : Eigi fjǫll né firðir (atmospheric black metal)


Bandcamp page

Car Bomb – To Be Announced (mathcore, progressive metalcore)

Brooklyn, New York

Good Nightowl – Truthmaster (progressive metal)

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

ザック・ジンガー (Zac Zinger) – Fulfillment (jazz fusion, Japanese folk)

New York, New York

On June 7 2019, this entry was posted.