Sweden's unique avantgarde metal act Diablo Swing Orchestra have posted a message via their Facebook regarding a sudden line up change with the departure of their long time main vocalist Annlouice Loegdlund and hints at new material. Annlouice Loegdlund leaves the band to pursue her opera career and will be replaced by Kristin Evegård. The band is already recording a new single with the new vocalist.
Italian progressive black metal band Hortus Animae has revealed more details regarding their new album Secular Music, which is considered to be their comeback album since their 2005 opus The Blow Of Furious Winds. The band released the cover art and a teaser video, available for your viewing pleasure here.