Angelcrypt are a war themed melodic death metal band, hailing from the island of
Malta. Since its inception in 1997, the band has managed to issue no fewer than 9
self-entitled releases. Of which, The Black Hand was chosen to be official theme
song of Banger TV’s Global Overkill series. The band has participated in a number of
important festivals in Malta and across Europe, while supporting the likes of Dark
Funeral, Marduk, Rotting Christ, Suffocation, Venom Inc, Carpathian Forest, Grave,
Blaze Bayley, Fleshgod Apocalypse, Memoriam and Pestilence to mention only a
As testament to the band’s work ethic and international achievements, in 2019 the
band was nominated for the prestigious ‘Best International Achievement’ award by
the Malta Arts Council.
Angelcrypt promise to deliver Maltese melodic death metal of the highest calibre
accompanied by intense live shows and performances, and given that a number of
shows have already been booked in Malta, UK, Germany, Luxembourg, Belgium and
Greece, 2022 is certainly shaping up to be another memorable year for the band.
In 2020 the band announced that it had signed a record deal with Germany based
Boersma Records, and that their long-awaited full-length album, Dawn Of The
Emperor, and was released on Friday, 12th June 2020.