BILL & PHIL: Decibel Hosts “Dirty Eye” Behind-The-Scenes Video Clip From Project Uniting Bill Moseley And Philip H. Anselmo; Songs Of Darkness And Despair Out Now On Housecore

BILL & PHIL’s Songs Of Darkness And Despair, the collaborative release between horror icon Bill Moseley (Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2, House Of 1000 Corpses, Devil’s Rejects etc.) and extreme music legend Philip H. Anselmo (Down, Pantera, Superjoint, Scour, Philip H. Read More …

GOATWHORE Unveils “Chaos Arcane” Lyric Video; Vengeful Ascension Release Day Draws Near + Band To Kick Off Headlining Tour June 9th

Vengeful Ascension is the imminent new full-length from New Orleans’ metal legion GOATWHORE. Set to drop on June 23rd via Metal Blade Records worldwide, the band’s seventh full-length and second recorded reel-to-reel was captured at Earth Analog in Tolono, Illinois Read More …

BISON: Decibel Premieres “Until The Earth Is Empty” From Vancouver Sludge Practitioners

As You Are Not The Ocean You Are The Patient, the impending new full-length from Vancouver sludge practitioners BISON nears release, today Decibel Magazine offers up latest single “Until The Earth Is Empty” for public consumption. “It’s something my partner said Read More …

MARZI MONTAZERI: Heavy As Texas Guitarist To Release The Uprising EP Featuring TIM “RIPPER” OWENS This June Via Crunchy Western Records

Heavy As Texas guitarist MARZI MONTAZERI will unleash The Uprising, featuring TIM “RIPPER” OWENS on vocals this June. Known for his groundbreaking musicianship and energetic showmanship, MARZI MONTAZERI – AKA “The High Priest Of Distortion” — is a guitarist, producer, Read More …

IIVII: “Hidden Inside” Video From Intergalactic Solo Project Led By Josh Graham (Red Sparowes, Battle Of Mice, A Storm Of Light) Playing At Cvlt Nation; Invasion Full-Length Preorders Available

Invasion is the engrossing new full-length from IIVII (pronounced “ivy”), the enigmatic intergalactic solo project conjured by visual artist, multi-instrumentalist, and composer Josh Graham. Captured entirely by Graham, the follow-up to 2015’s critically-lauded Colony debut centers itself on an invading Read More …

TAU CROSS: New Album, Pillar Of Fire, To See Release Via Relapse Records; “Deep State” Video Now Playing

TAU CROSS, the multinational punk/heavy metal collective featuring Amebix bassist/frontman Rob “The Baron” Miller, Voivod drummer Michel “Away” Langevin, and members of cult crust outfits Misery and War//Plague, has announced their second full-length album, Pillar Of Fire, due out July Read More …

Roundup From The Compound – May 22nd, 2017

EARSPLIT DOES INSTAGRAM – We have a new Instagram! Follow us today! http://www.instagram.com/earsplitcompound GRIDFAILURE: Aversionline Premieres “Condescender” From Scathed Album Nearing Release Through Darker Days Ahead – Long-running underground music zine Aversionline has premiered a new track from the upcoming Read More …

CONNOISSEUR: California Sludge Punk Unit Announces June Tour Dates; Over The Edge Out Now On Tankcrimes

California sludge punk legion CONNOISSEUR will bring their smoky psalms to the streets again next month on a mini-run of live dates that include a performance supporting Eyehategod, Infest, and Brainoil June 4th in Oakland, California. Additional live incursions are Read More …

Doro Pesch, The Voice Of WARLOCK, Celebrates 30th Anniversary Of Legendary Triumph And Agony Full-Length; Special US Tour Dates Featuring Guitarist Tommy Bolan Announced

Released in 1987, Triumph And Agony is the fourth studio album from German heavy metal titans WARLOCK. The record was a mammoth success globally with hit singles and MTV’s Headbangers Ball favorites “All We Are” and “Für immer” among other Read More …

HE WHOSE OX IS GORED: Ethereal Progressive Sludge Unit Kicks Off Tour With Samothrace Tonight; “Paralyzer” Seven-Inch Available

Ethereal sludge unit HE WHOSE OX IS GORED kicks off a near-month-long US tour with Seattle doom merchants Samothrace this evening in Great Fall, Montana. The band’s latest journey will run through June 10th in Oakland, California and includes Void Read More …