10 most anticipated metal releases of April

Author Maria Goe - 7.4.2022

We’ve listed 10 metal albums that will be released in April, to keep you on top of the main news and not miss any releases! Check the list:

Meshuggah – “Immutable”

After 6 years since the release of the last album, the Swedish extreme metal band Meshuggah released on April 1st, their newest album “Immutable” via Atomic Fire Records!

Northlane – “Obsidian”

On April 22nd, “Obsidian” will be released, the sixth studio album by Australian metalcore band Northlane! The album was produced and recorded by the band independently.

Destruction – “Diabolical”

German trashers Destruction will release “Diabolical” on April 8 via Napalm Records, their fifteenth studio album.

The Troops of Doom — “Antichrist Reborn”

Led by Brazilian death metal veterans Jairo “Tormentor” Guedz (ex-Sepultura), The Troops Of Doom will release their debut album “Antichrist Reborn” via Alma Mater Records on April 15th.

The troops of doom

Papa Roach – “Ego Trip”

American alternative metal band Papa Roach’s eleventh album, “Ego Trip”, will be released on April 8 via New Noize Records in partnership with ADA Worldwide.

Semblant – “Vermillion Eclipse”

Semblant is a Brazilian melodic death metal band, and will release on the 15th of April through the Italian label Frontiers Records their fourth and newest album “Vermillion Eclipse”.

Watain – “The Agony & Ecstasy of Watain”

For black metal lovers, “The Agony & Ecstasy of Watain” is the Swedish band’s new album and will be released on April 29th via Nuclear Blast Records!


Rammstein – “Zeit”

After 3 years of waiting, “Zeit” is the long-awaited new album by the German band Rammstein and will be released on April 29th.


Kirk Hammett – “Portals”

Acclaimed METALLICA guitarist Kirk Hammett will release his first solo material on April 23rd, the EP “Portals”!

kirk hammett

Die Apokalyptischen Reiter – “Wilde Kinder”

In celebration of their 25 years of career, the German heavy metal band Die Apokalyptischen Reiter will release the album “Wilde Kinder” on April 22 via Nuclear Blast Records!

 Die Apokalyptischen Reiter