Roundup From The Compound – August 21st, 2017

EARSPLIT DOES INSTAGRAM – We have a new Instagram! Follow us today! http://www.instagram.com/earsplitcompound IRON MONKEY Announces New Album 9-13 To Be Released Via Relapse Records; “OmegaMangler” Now Playing – Cult UK doom/sludge outfit IRON MONKEY returns with 9-13, their first Read More …

KING PARROT: Australia’s High-Octane Grind Machine Premieres New Track “Die Before You Die” At Decibel Magazine; US Tour With Superjoint And DevilDriver Draws Near

Ugly Produce is the impending new full-length from Australian extreme metal miscreants KING PARROT. Slated for release on September 22nd in North America via Housecore Records, in Europe via Agonia Records, and in Australia via EVP Recordings, Ugly Produce is Read More …

GOATWHORE Readies For Month-Long Tour With Venom Inc.; Band Added To Ozzfest Meets Knotfest And 70000 Tons Of Metal Cruise

GOATWHORE will return to the road this fall on a North American excursion supporting UK metal icons Venom Inc. The Blood Stained Earth Tour will deafen twenty-nine cities from September 1st through October 2nd. Additional support will be provided by Read More …

ARKAIK Debuts Video For “Futile State” Via Metal Injection; Nemethia Nears Release Through Unique Leader Records

Advancing the September release of ARKAIK’s anxiously-awaited fifth full-length Nemethia, the brutal tech-death metal outfit has released an official video for the record’s “Futile State” through an exclusive premiere at Metal Injection. A continuation on the conceptual saga of ARKAIK’s Read More …

WARBEAST: Metal Injection Premieres Eighteen-Minute “Hitchhiker” Video Starring Edwin Neal (The Texas Chain Saw Massacre); Enter The Arena Full-Length Out Now On Housecore

Today, Metal Injection unveils the official video clip for “Hitchhiker” from Texas thrash legion WARBEAST. The tune, delivered as an eighteen-minute horror movie, comes by way of the band’s recently issued Enter The Arena full-length and is based on Edwin Read More …

BENEATH: New Noise Magazine Premieres Ephemeris Full-Length From Icelandic Death Metal Collective; Record To See Release This Friday Via Unique Leader

Stream / Share BENEATH’s Ephemeris at THIS LOCATION. “A slim and focused release that allows the brutality to flourish without fear of numbing the listener’s senses, it’s ultimately the marriage of steamrolling aggression and sly melodies that give the band Read More …

MAYHEM To Return To North America This Fall On Headlining Tour With Immolation And Black Anvil; European Live Dates Loom

“MAYHEM’s live set is palpably evil, guided by the deranged vocal presence of Attila Csihar, who gave an unnerving performance on De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas…” — Loudwire MAYHEM will return to North America this fall on a month-long journey set to Read More …

USNEA: Portland Doom Unit Shares Music Video For “Pyrrhic Victory” Via Invisible Oranges; Portals Into Futility To See Release Via Relapse Records Next Month

“Viciousness (and the suffering it causes) is so pervasive that any progress must be seen as a pyrrhic victory against the devils of our nature. This is heavy shit, even for a band as sonically dense as USNEA…’ — Invisible Read More …

ATRIARCH: Portland Death Rockers Share Dead As Truth Full-Length At No Clean Singing; Record To Drop This Friday Via Relapse

“Darker than dark, and blacker than the blackest black (times infinity), its six tracks provide an ugly, uncompromising glimpse into the sump of psychic effluent which is the human condition…” – No Clean Singing In advance of tomorrow’s release, ATRIARCH Read More …

PRIMITIVE MAN Announces Upcoming Album Caustic Set For Release Via Relapse Records; New Song Streaming + Preorders Available

Denver-based nihilistic trio PRIMITIVE MAN returns with Caustic, their second full-length offering of soul-crushing, blackened doom and noise-ridden claustrophobia. Recorded and produced at Flatline Audio by Dave Otero (Cobalt, Cephalic Carnage, Cattle Decapitation et al), Caustic is twelve songs and Read More …