GREEN DRUID: “Pale Blood Sky” From Denver-Based Stoner Doom Unit Now Streaming; Ashen Blood Record Release Show Announced + Band To Appear On Electric Funeral Fest

Ashen Blood is the forthcoming full-length from Denver-based psychedelic stoner doom unit GREEN DRUID. Set for release this March via Earache Records, Ashen Blood is at once brooding, atmospheric, and isolationist, with weighty riffs summoning the Lovecraftian horrors of the Read More …

BESVÄRJELSEN: Swedish Psychedelic Stoner Doom Collective Featuring Former Members Of Dozer And Greenleaf To Release Vallmo Debut This March Via Suicide Records; Video Posted

Swedish psychedelic stoner metal collective BESVÄRJELSEN, featuring within its ranks past members of Dozer, Greenleaf, Afgrund, Lastkaj, and V, will release their Vallmo debut this March via Suicide Records. BESVÄRJELSEN – Swedish for “conjuring” – was forged in 2014. Though Read More …

TWITCHING TONGUES Announces Tour With Hatebreed, Crowbar, And The Acacia Strain + US Headlining Shows Confirmed

Southern California-based metal/hardcore outfit TWITCHING TONGUES will take to the streets again this March on tour with Hatebreed, Crowbar, and The Acacia Strain. The trek — set to run from March 16th through March 29th — comes in advance of Read More …

DARK BUDDHA RISING To Release II Via Neurot Recordings March 23rd; New Video Posted + Preorders Available

Prepare your mind, body, and the deepest recesses of your soul as the black gates that DARK BUDDHA RISING opened a decade ago with I, shall open once more on March 23rd with the release of the EP entitled II (Neurot Recordings). On the surface, Read More …

BRUCE LAMONT To Release Broken Limbs Excite No Pity Via War Crime Recordings This March; Album Teaser Posted

When BRUCE LAMONT released his first solo album, Feral Songs For The Epic Decline, seven years ago, he was best known as the leader of the psychedelic Chicago jazz-metal group Yakuza. Thus, that album’s morose, arty songs came as a Read More …

BLACK ROYAL: Finnish Death/Sludge Unit To Release Debut Full-Length This March Via Suicide Records; New Video Now Playing

“Three hundred thousand years man has roamed the earth, losing every chance to prosper, grow and learn.”   Finnish death ‘n’ sludge unit BLACK ROYAL will unleash their debut album, Lightbringer, this March via Suicide Records. A truly dense and obliterating Read More …

IGORRR To Kick Off Debut North American Tour TONIGHT!

France’s IGORRR will kick off their mini North American expedition tonight in Montreal. Touring in support of their latest album and Metal Blade debut, Savage Sinusoid, the trek includes stops in New York City, Mexico City, and Los Angeles. See Read More …

ON THORNS I LAY: Decibel Magazine Streams New Track From Greek Death/Doom Veterans; Band To Unveil Aegean Sorrow This March Via Alone Records

Aegean Sorrow, the impending new full-length from Greek death/doom veterans ON THORNS I LAY will see release this March via Alone Records. In advance of its official unveiling, Decibel Magazine offers up the consuming sounds of “Olethros Part II” for Read More …

GOATWHORE To Take To The Seas On The 70000 Tons Of Metal Cruise This Week; European Tour Draws Near

[photo by Peter Beste] GOATWHORE will take to the seas this week on the 2018 edition of the 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise alongside Cannibal Corpse, Exhumed, Enslaved, Meshuggah and so many more. View frontman Ben Falgoust’s 70000 Tons shout Read More …

PHILIP H. ANSELMO & THE ILLEGALS: Choosing Mental Illness As A Virtue Streaming In Full At Revolver Alongside A Live Video Of “Finger Me;” Record To Drop Friday Via Housecore Records

“…Fifty minutes of gnarly, vicious extreme metal…” — Revolver The wait is nearly over! Choosing Mental Illness As A Virtue, the raging new full-length from PHILIP H. ANSELMO & THE ILLEGALS, will descend upon the masses this Friday, January 26th. Read More …