LLNN And WOVOKA To Release Marks/Traces Split Via Pelagic Records This June; Preorders Available

LLNN and WOVOKA will release the audio punishment of their Marks/Traces split this June via Pelagic Records. Copenhagen-based LLNN released their crushing debut, Loss, last year via Pelagic. Terrorizer crowned it, “a bleak soundtrack to a cinematic, post-apocalyptic landscape,” which Read More …

TILES Releases “The Disappearing Floor” Video; Band Nominated For 2017 Detroit Music Awards + Shows With Yngwie Malmsteen, Fates Warning, King’s X, And More Confirmed

[photo by Paul D’Angelo] Detroit-based progressive rock quartet TILES has issued a new video for the track “The Disappearing Floor.” TILES’ first major conceptual video was crafted to commemorate the one-year anniversary of the release their magnum opus Pretending 2 Read More …

CRYPT ROT: No Clean Singing Streaming Embryonic Devils By Death Cult Founded By Former Homewrecker Members + LP Out Friday Via Southern Lord

[photo by Ed Battes] As Southern Lord prepares to release the Embryonic Devils debut LP by Ohio black/death metal sect CRYPT ROT this Friday, the entire album has been unleashed upon the public through an early stream at No Clean Read More …

THE OBSESSED Releases “Sacred” Making Of… Video Clip; Headlining Tour With Karma To Burn Underway

 “… Sacred will rank among the top albums of 2017.”  – The Obelisk Earlier this month, doom rock legends THE OBSESSED unveiled their long-awaited Sacred full-length alongside a trippy new Jimmy Hubbard-produced visual accompaniment to the record’s title track. Today, Read More …

IIVII: Intergalactic Solo Project Spearheaded By Josh Graham (Red Sparowes, Battle Of Mice, A Storm Of Light) To Unveil Invasion Full-Length This June Via Consouling Sounds; Video Clip Playing At BrooklynVegan + Preorders Available

IIVII (pronounced “ivy”) is the enigmatic intergalactic solo project spearheaded by visual artist, multi-instrumentalist and composer Josh Graham. Focusing on sonically engulfing and moody soundscapes, layered with a science-fiction edge, IIVII transcends genre confines exploring elements of drone, classical, ambient, Read More …

THE DITCH AND THE DELTA Premieres “Fuck On Asphalt” Featuring Gentry Densley Of Eagle Twin At The Sludgelord; Hives In Decline Debut Nears Release Via Battleground Records

[photo by Rick Brimhall] As Battleground Records prepares to release the Hives In Decline debut LP by Salt Lake City-based investigative sludge/math metal trio THE DITCH AND THE DELTA, The Sludgelord has issued the new track “Fuck On Asphalt,” which Read More …

BARROWS: Los Angeles Instrumental Rock Act Debuts “Entrada” From Impending Obsidion LP At MetalSucks; Month-Long US Tour Announced

[photo by Alexandre Souêtre] Los Angeles-based exploratory instrumental rock outfit BARROWS has released the first full single from their upcoming third album, Obsidion, set for release in May. The song “Entrada” has been issued through an exclusive stream at MetalSucks. Read More …

GRIDFAILURE & MEGALOPHOBE: Dendritic Collaborative Album Streaming At New Noise Magazine; Album Out This Week For Arbor Day

Dendritic, the new avant/ambient collaborative album by New York soloists GRIDFAILURE and MEGALOPHOBE, will see release on Arbor Day this Friday, April 28th, As the artists are currently planting trees across the Lower Hudson Valley region in conjunction with the Read More …

THOUGHTS OF IONESCO: Long-Defunct Detroit-Based Post-Hardcore Icons To Release First New Studio Recording Since 2001 Via Corpse Flower; New Track Playing + Preorders Available

“…the ultimate realization of pain through sound…” — Alternative Press Long-defunct Detroit-based post-hardcore icons, THOUGHTS OF IONESCO, will release their first new studio recording since 2001 this June via Corpse Flower Records. Recording their first record when two-thirds of the Read More …

ODDLAND Premieres Video For Acoustic Version Of “Unknown” At PureGrainAudio; Band Begins Tour With Labelmates Wolverine And Until Rain This Week

Finnish progressive metal outfit ODDLAND has issued a newly-filmed video this week, ahead of the band’s European tour with labelmates Wolverine and Until Rain, which kicks off this Wednesday. ODDLAND’s new video was filmed and edited by Ville Viitanen.for a Read More …