DARKEST HOUR Announces Livestream Event To Benefit The Black Cat Employee Fund

photos by Vince Edwards Celebrating their 25th anniversary this year, metalcore pioneers DARKEST HOUR have just announced a special livestream event to benefit their favorite local venue during these unprecedented times. To aid their good friends at the Black Cat Read More …

IN THE COMPANY OF SERPENTS: Denver Doom Trio To Perform Lux In Its Entirety Thursday August 6th Via Cvlt Nation Live

Denver doom trio IN THE COMPANY OF SERPENTS will perform their stunning Lux full-length in its entirety from The Armory this Thursday, August 6th via Cvlt Nation Live. Comments guitarist/vocalist Grant Netzorg, “Due to the prevailing plague winds, which continue Read More …

EYES: Decibel Magazine Premieres “Distance” Video By Twisted Danish Hardcore Act; Underperformer Debut LP To See September Release Via Indisciplinarian + Preorders Posted

photo by Rasmus Sejersen Denmark’s eclectic collective Indisciplinarian has confirmed the September release of Underperformer, the debut LP by twisted hardcore quintet EYES. Preorders and more for the new album have been issued in conjunction with the premiere of a Read More …

CAVERN: BrooklynVegan Premieres “Grey” From Maryland Atmospheric Post-Rock Trio; Powdered Full-Length To See Release Later This Month

BrooklynVegan is currently streaming “Grey,” the latest single from Maryland-based atmospheric post-rock trio CAVERN. The moving track is featured on the band’s upcoming full-length, Powdered, set for release August 28th. Writes BrooklynVegan, “The songs released from CAVERN so far are Read More …

TITAN TO TACHYONS: PopMatters Premieres “Earth, And Squidless” From NYC Trio With Current / Former Orbweaver, Secret Chiefs 3, Cleric, And John Zorn Members; Cactides Nears Nefarious Industries Release

photo by Karen Jerzyk New York City-based avant/instrumental metal trio TITAN TO TACHYONS is prepared to release their debut album, Cactides, through Nefarious Industries next week. With the anxiously awaited LP’s street date rapidly approaching, the new single “Earth, And Read More …

TERMINAL NATION: Holocene Extinction LP From Arkansas Hardcore Act Streaming In Its Entirety; Record Sees Release Friday Through 20 Buck Spin

photos by Kurt Lunsford Little Rock, Arkansas-based metallic hardcore quintet TERMINAL NATION will unleash their debut LP, Holocene Extinction, this Friday through 20 Buck Spin, who today posts the album for early streaming. America is a tinderbox. Lockdowns, pandemic, police Read More …

THE TROOPS OF DOOM: Brazilian Death Metal Unit Featuring Former Member Of Sepultura To Unleash Debut EP The Rise Of Heresy October 9th Via Blood Blast Distribution; New Track Streaming + Preorders Available

Brazilian death metal unit THE TROOPS OF DOOM will release their debut EP, The Rise Of Heresy, on October 9th via Nuclear Blast’s digital subsidiary, Blood Blast Distribution. THE TROOPS OF DOOM is led by guitarist Jairo “Tormentor” Guedz from Read More …

CHROME WAVES: Decibel Magazine Premieres “On The Precipice” Single; Second LP, Where We Live, Nears September Release + Preorders Posted At Disorder Recordings

Central US-based CHROME WAVES has issued the first single from their impending second full-length, Where We Live, nearing release in late September through Disorder Recordings. The new track “On The Precipice” makes its premiere through Decibel Magazine as preorders for Read More …

DAN WEISS STAREBABY: New York City Avant Jazz Collective To Release Natural Selection LP Via Pi Recordings In September; Teaser Posted

photo by Mimi Chakarova Pi Records presents Natural Selection, the highly anticipated follow-up to drummer composer DAN WEISS’s 2018 release Starebaby. Now confirmed for release in late September, a brief teaser as well as the cover art and other details Read More …

GORGATRON: North Dakota Death Metal/Grind Practitioners Release New Lyric Video As Pathogenic Automation Full-Length Nears Release Via Blood Blast

North Dakota’s favorite death metal/grind unit GORGATRON has unveiled a new lyric video for “Pathogenic Automation,” the title track off the band’s imminent new full-length. Comments vocalist Karl Schmidt of the track, “Whenever I write lyrics, I focus on the Read More …