The last time we've heard of black metallers Nachtmystium, mastermind Blake Judd was ripping-off fans and the band were dropped by Century Media in 2014 in the aftermath of unfulfilled album orders taken directly by the frontman, who was suffering from drug addiction. Long-standing British independent record label Earache Records has acquired the majority of back-catalogue titles from the band now. Earache's new deal with Nachtmystium includes the rights to five of the band's studio albums, four EPs, a demos collection, and a remixes and rarities album which was previously only released on YouTube.
The release of black metallers Nachtmystium's final album is right around the corner. So, it seems like a good time to share a brand new song. The first single from The World We Left Behind is called "Tear You Down" and it is available for your listening pleasure right here. Tell us what you think about it. Is it what you were expecting from Nachtmystium?
Nachtmystium just revealed the cover artwork of their final album The World We Left Behind, a nine-song album. This will be the black metallers swansong and mainman Blake "Azentrius" Judd will dedicate himself fully to Hate Meditation from now on. Take a look at the album artwork and tracklist below. As for new music, it will probably be available soon.
Last time we heard of Nachtmystium, its mastermind Blake Judd announced the end of the band and the release of a final album called The World We Left Behind. Nachtmystium are returning to Belle City Sound today to put the finishing touches on the band's farewell album. The album will be released via Century Media Records worldwide in late spring/early summer 2014. An exact release date will be announced when it is confirmed.
Recently, after being released from jail for charges of theft, Nachtmystium's mastermind Blake Judd had alluded to the possibility of the band's new album being the last. Today, in an statement posted on his Facebook page, Judd confirms that he is indeed laying the band to rest. You should cherish the new album The World We Left Behind coming next year because it will be their swansong, apart from a split with The Many.
UPDATE on 05.11.2013 [Thanks to D.T. Metal]: Nachtmystium have premiered a new song from the new album announced by frontman Blake "Azentrius" Judd as being called The World We Left Behind. The new song is called "Voyager" and will appear on the new opus to be released in early spring 2014 on Century Media Records. It was written and produced by Blake Judd (who also plays guitars, synth, and sings on it), recorded at Belle City Sound by Chris Wisco, with Tim Preciado on guitar, John Porada on bass, and Sam Shroyer on drums. You can stream the song at this location.
Chicago is a hot spot lately. After the burger of controversy, Blake Judd of Chicago-based black metallers Nachtmystium has reportedly been arrested according to the Cook County Sheriff's Department Of Corrections website on charges of theft by unauthorized control of property not exceeding $500 in value. He was booked on Saturday, October 5th and his bail has been set at $25,000. Judd's next court date is scheduled for Friday, October 11th.
UPDATE on 16.04.2013: Gun Shy Assassin is now reporting that Nachtmystium is indeed on a hiatus but only in terms of touring, according to a statement released by Blake Judd which confirms he is in fact writing new material for the band.
No, this is not a dream. There is actually a new supergroup called Corrections House featuring Scott Kelly (Neurosis), Mike IX Williams (Eyehategod), Sanford Parker (Nachtmystium) and Bruce Lamont (Yakuza). Little is known about what this lineup created, but they are launching the band with a US tour (which will also feature solo sets from the artists comprising the band) in January/February 2013.
Black metal knights Nachtmystium have premiered another new song from their upcoming album Silencing Machine. This time, "Borrowed Hope And Broken Dreams" was the chosen song, which is currently streaming at this location. Silencing Machine will hit stores on July 31st via Century Media. Meanwhile, you can also check the album's title track, previously released, here.
"Silencing Machine", a brand new song and the title track from black metallers Nachtmystium's forthcoming album Silencing Machine is now available for streaming at this location. Silencing Machine has been scheduled for release on July 31st via Century Media.