POWER TRIP: Texas Crossover Unit Sign With Southern Lord; Band To Invade Chaos In Tejas This Weekend

Dallas-based thrashers POWER TRIP today officially announce their induction into the Southern Lord family, confirming a multi-album with the label. Having amassed a diehard following since their 2008 formation through their crushing live shows, as well as several compilation inclusions, Read More …

STRONG INTENTION: Exclusive Track Premiere Hosted By Decibel Magazine

Today Decibel Magazine unveils the sadistic sounds of “3rd Space Guerrilla Generator,” from Maryland powerviolence miscreants STRONG INTENTION. The track comes off the band’s soon-to-be-unleashed Razorblade Express EP and features guest vocals by Eyehategod vocalist/wordsmith Mike Williams. Comments STRONG INTENTION’s Read More …

WINO: Track From Townes Van Zandt Tribute Released Via The Obelisk

As previously announced, this June Neurot Recordings will issue a special three-way split CD in tribute to late American folk music hero Townes Van Zandt in North America, the homage bearing contributions from SCOTT KELLY (Neurosis, Shrinebuilder, Tribes of Neurot, Read More …

SIX FEET UNDER: First Week Chart Numbers Revealed; 18 Nights Of Blood Tour To Commence

Undead, the latest installment of audio brutality from death metal deviants SIX FEET UNDER, entered the Billboard Heatseekers Chart at #5 upon its first week of release! In addition, Undead landed at at #30 on the Billboard Top Independent Album Read More …

IHSAHN: New Track Stream Available Via Guitar World

Today Guitarworld.com hosts the exclusive premiere of IHSAHN’s “Introspection,” the third track off the legendary vocalist/guitarist’s forthcoming new full-length, Eremita. Set for release on June 19 via Candlelight Records, the nine-track opus was recorded and produced at Telemark’s Ivory Shoulder Read More …

SLEEP: Stoner Metal Icons To Play Four Special U.S. Shows Next Month

Following a near month-long stretch of European live dates, currently underway, stoner metal icons SLEEP will play four special U.S. shows next month in Florida, Washington and California. The performances come in celebration of the epic deluxe reissue of Dopesmoker Read More …