Experimental extreme metal band

The Meads of Asphodel believe in all peoples right to live in peace, free from the shackles of inflicted dogma & servitude

December 24, 2019

Merry Shitmas! As a thanks to all who have supported us, we give you 'Body Waste & Wine'. A cover of the Cliff Richard version of the song with re-worked lyrics & featuring a guest appearance from Christina Poupoutsi on vocals. 
Available for free download from our bandcamp or view-able on our YouTube channel as a lyric video.


Metatron's Shitmas Day speech will be uploaded tomorrow e...

July 3, 2019

The album is now available & all pre-orders for CD's & T-Shirts have now been dispatched. The Digital release will follow in the next couple of days. 

Hails & thanks for your


June 21, 2019

Unfortunate News: As predictable as ever we have run into some minor problems with pressing (now all resolved), the album release will be delayed
by one to two weeks. As soon as they land in our laps, I will announce the dispatch for pre-orders. Apologies to all for this foul inconvenience.
In the meantime, check out the The Grim Tower interview with Metatron & JD, & check out some of the reviews that have started to appear:


June 2, 2019

The video for 'I'm Running Out of Time Doing Nothing' is now online & available to watch via our You Tube channel or video link on the navigation bar above.  
New album 'Running Out of Time Doing Nothing' released 21/06/2019 - now available for pre-order from the store.


May 17, 2019

The Meads of Asphodel sixth full length album 'Running Out of Time Doing Nothing' is now complete & will be released on the 21st of June 2019.

The pre-order for the album is now available in the Godreah section of our online store along with a pre-order for our new T-Shirt. 

The album features eleven tracks & has a total running time of 1:04:36. It will deliver many a deathly theme & a large slice of eclectically stitched musical madness.


01 - Bug Splat - 2:29
02 - I am Obliv...

July 29, 2018

Welcome to our new website, the new home for all Meads related news.

To kick proceedings off for our 20th anniversary we have the EP "Imperial East-West Onslaught" due for release via Godreah Records at the end of August 2018. The CD will be split with Chinese band Song of Chu. Both bands are airing new material & featuring among other guests is long time Meads conspirator Mirai Kawashima on keys.

In typical Meads eccentricity, this collaboration of cultures offers a vibrant underground metal o...

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