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Live shows and new recording

Lychgate will be entering Priory Studios in August 2019 to record 5 new tracks. More details will be announced soon. The band also announce their first concert for two years, which will take place at Riffmass 2019 in Brighton, UK; see: https://www.facebook.com/events/2486719458045555/ Numerous other live appearances are to follow… Read More…

Loudwire's 30 Best Metal Albums of 2018

'The Contagion...' is featured in the 30 Best Metal Albums of 2018 list from Loudwire: loudwire.com/30-best-metal-albums-2018 "So many styles, so little filler. Lychgate’s ’The Contagion in Nine Steps’ decimates categorization, mixing pieces of doom, death, prog and black metal with Baroque organ and piano music. Sounds like too m… Read More…

Press coverage

"Lychgate once again delivers genuinely brilliant madness." * In the last week Deaf Sparrow (4.4/5), Soil Chronicles (9/10), Gorger's Metal (5/6)* and Support Black Metal have provided interesting and observant write-ups of the latest record. Our Press page has been updated with media coverage material in general. The… Read More…

Further reviews for 'The Contagion...'

The Press section of the website has been updated with a number of very positive reviews for the latest album, including insightful words from Metal Eyes, Heavy Blog Is Heavy, Shieldhouse and Marast Music. Read More…