Katatonia Shares “The Winter of Our Passing” Video, New Album Out Today

Katatonia has released their new album today, City Burials, via Peaceville Records. Now you can 1watch the new music video ‘The Winter of Our Passing’ for the track below! The clip is a stunning animated video, created by the incredibly talented artist Costin Chioreanu of Twilight 13 Media. The band have also announced details for a live streaming show on May 9th from Sweden’s Studio Grondahl. Please see below for more details on that below.Continue reading

Lightning Born Shares New Single and Video For “Shifting Wind”

North Carolina’s Lightning Born has shared their first new single and video clip from their highly anticipated debut self-titled album, due out this month. Lightning Born features legendary bassist Mike Dean Mike Dean (Corrosion of Conformity), incredible singer Brenna Leath (The Hell No), drummer Doza Hawes (Mega Colossus, ex-Bloody Hammers; ex-Hour of 13) and guitarist Erik Sugg (Demon Eye). The animated clip was created by artist Costin Chioreanu for Twilight13 Media (Ghost, Darkthrone, Triptykon). Stream and buy ‘Shifting Wind’ now. Continue reading

At The Gates Shares New Video For “The Mirror Black (Feat. Rob Miller)”, New EPs Out Now

At The Gates have shared a new music video for their song ‘The Mirror Black (Feat. Rob Miller)’ with Rob from Amebix, and Tau Cross. The clip was created by Costin Chioreanu / Twilight13Media. Costin also created the artwork for 2018’s To Drink From The Night Itself release, out now via Century Media Records. Watch it below! At The Gates are now also releasing both a strictly limited 7″ EP entitled The Mirror Black and a special Digital EP entitled With The Pantheons Blind today. Catch the band on tour with Behemoth and Wolves In The Throne Room throughout Europe, which last night in Germany!Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE: Iskald Shares Lyric Video – “Innhøstinga”


Norwegian black metal cult Iskald is readying their new album, Innhøstinga, due this fall from Indie Recordings. Innhøstinga translates to “harvest”, and if the title track is any indicator, this will be one of the top black metal releases of 2018. You can now watch the lyric video for the title track, created by genius metal artist Costin Chioreanu (Triptykon, Arch Enemy, At The Gates, Carach Angren, Napalm Death) exclusively here at Ghost Cult! Continue reading

Watch The New At The Gates Video – Daggers Of Black Haze

Melodic death metal legends At The Gates have released a new video for their track ‘Daggers Of Black Haze’. The track comes from their forthcoming album To Drink From The Night Itself, due out on May 18th, 2018 via Century Media Records. Watch the video now! Continue reading

Corrosion Of Conformity – “Wolf Named Crow” Music Video Released

Corrosion Of Conformity recently confirmed that their highly anticipated new album, No Cross No Crown, will finally be released on January 12th via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. Along with that announcement came the ‘Cast The First Stone’ single, and today they are streaming the first video off the new record online. Continue reading

Roadburn Festival Kicks Off Today, John Baizley Of Baroness Curates The Weekend


The Roadburn Festival, the world première event for all things heavy, diverse, avant-garde, and underground begins today in Tilburg, NL at various venues, under the watchful eye of founder Walter Hoeijmakers. John Dyer Baizley of Baroness curates this years’ fest and performs with his band as well. The fest is nearly a sellout with some limited tickets available for Sunday. Full details below. Continue reading

Roadburn Adds Pallbearer, Rome, Drow Elixir, Caïna, Naðra, Day Tickets On Sale This Week

With day tickets on sale later this week, Roadburn Festival has added new acts such as Pallbearer, Rome, Wolves In The Throne Room side project Drow Elixir, Caïna, and Naðra. Continue reading

Video: At The Gates – The Book Of Sand (The Abomination)

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At The Gates, photo by Susanne A. Maathuis


Swedish melo-death originators At The Gates released their new video for the song ‘The Book Of Sand (The Abomination)’ today. You can see the clip at this link or below:


Directed by Costin Chioreanu, the video has performance elements shot at the Rockstadt Extreme Fest in Romania on August 15. Chioreanu created the artwork concept of 2014’s At War With Reality (Century Media), as well as the animated video for the song ‘Heroes And Tombs’.

Guitarist Anders Björler commented: Costin has been a huge part of ‘At War With Reality’ every step of the way. He did the magnificent album art and artwork as well as the impressive animated video for ‘Heroes And Tombs’. Now, he captures the magic of our visit in Romania a couple of weeks ago. A festival situated on the grounds of Transylvania.

‘The Book Of Sand (The Abomination)’ was actually the first song written for the new album and contains elements from our entire musical history.”