SKULLSMASHER: “Negative Pressure Pulverization” By Los Angeles Grindcore Act Playing At Heavy Blog Is Heavy; Rocket Hammer Brain Surgery Out Next Week Via Selfmadegod

Heavy Blog Is Heavy has issued the new single from Los Angeles grindcore squad SKULLSMASHER, the outfit founded by members of Ripped To Shreds, Azath, Draghkar, and more. As the band’s Selfmadegod debut, Rocket Hammer Brain Surgery, nears release next Read More …

THUNDERCLAP: “Low End” Premiered At New Noise Magazine; Inebriocean LP From Florida Doom/Rock Trio Out Next Week Financial Ruin

[photos by Dan Shook] Gainesville, Florida-based trio THUNDERCLAP is set to issue their debut LP, Inebriocean, through Financial Ruin late next week. Preceding its release, a new single has emerged, with the rumbling track “Low End” now streaming through an Read More …

TRYER: BrooklynVegan Premieres “Zen” From Finnish Hardcore Punk Collective; Ei Kuole Koskaan Full-Length Preorders Available Via Suicide Records

“…a ripping dose of shouty punk that sounds like it could’ve come from the ’80s SoCal scene, but with Martyrdöd-style leads in the mix.” — BrooklynVegan Stream / Share TRYER’s “Zen” At THIS LOCATION Ei Kuole Koskaan is the impending Read More …

TIA CARRERA: Visitors/Early Purple EP From Austin-Based Heavy Psych/Blues Rock Instrumental Trio Out Now And Streaming Via Small Stone

Stream / Share TIA CARRERA’s Visitors/Early Purple At THIS LOCATION Today marks the official release of Visitors/Early Purple, the smoking two-song EP from long-running, Austin, Texas-based instrumental heavy psych/blues rock trio TIA CARRERA (not to be confused with the actress/singer Read More …

JESUS PIECE: Kerrang! Magazine Launches K! Pit Series Stateside With Intimate Live Performance Of Infamous Philadelphia Hardcore Outfit

Philadelphia hardcore outfit JESUS PIECE is the maiden act to perform at the US version of Kerrang! Magazine’s K! Pit series, and the visual evidence of this occurrence is now online. JESUS PIECE released their acclaimed Only Self LP through Read More …

MISERY INDEX Unleashes “Naysayer” Video; Band To Kick Off European Tour This Weekend + Rituals Of Power Full-Length Out Now On Season Of Mist

View / Share View MISERY INDEX’s “Naysayer” Video At THIS LOCATION Veteran death metal unit MISERY INDEX are pleased to unveil their new video for “Naysayer.” The track comes by way of their sixth full-length Rituals Of Power, recently released Read More …

BRAINOIL: Oakland Sludge Trio Announces Special May Performances; Singularity To Extinction Out Now And Streaming Via Tankcrimes

Oakland sludge practitioners BRAINOIL — featuring current and past members of Deathgrave, Laudanum, Graves At Sea, Stormcrow, Grimple, and Watch Them Die, among others — have booked a pair of Pacific Northwest appearances this May which will find them sharing Read More …

CHROME WAVES: Invisible Oranges Premieres “Open Casket” Video; A Grief Observed LP Out Now Through Disorder Recordings

[photo by Luke Steffens] Midwestern trio CHROME WAVES – containing former members of Wolvhammer, Nachtmystium, Abigail Williams, The Gates Of Slumber, Amiensus, and more – delivers a new video from their newly-unleashed debut LP, the harrowing A Grief Observed. Following Read More …

PSYCHO LAS VEGAS 2019 Adds Clutch, Electric Wizard, Bad Religion, Deafheaven, Carcass, Old Man Gloom, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Triumph Of Death, Goatwhore, And More To Expanding Lineup; Tickets On Sale Now

PSYCHO LAS VEGAS, America’s annual rock ‘n’ roll bacchanal, will take over Mandalay Bay Resort And Casino August 16th through August 18th. Notorious for its consistently stacked lineups, the curators of the event have announced artist additions over the last Read More …