BLACK ELEPHANT: Heavy Blog Is Heavy Streams Seven Swords Full-Length From Italian Psychedelic Fuzz Rock Unit; Record Nears Release Via Small Stone

Heavy Blog Is Heavy is currently streaming Seven Swords, the latest full-length from Savona, Italy-based psychedelic fuzz rock unit BLACK ELEPHANT. The exclusive premiere comes in advance of the record’s official release August 21st via Small Stone Records. Seven Swords Read More …

DOWN Celebrates Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Of NOLA Full-Length With Exclusive Livestream August 29th; Band To Perform Iconic Album In Its Entirety + Portion Of Ticket Proceeds To Benefit United Houma Nation

This year marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of DOWN’s 1995-released, now classic debut, NOLA. Plans for select shows featuring vocalist Philip Anselmo, guitarists Pepper Keenan and Kirk Windstein, drummer Jimmy Bower, and bassist Pat Bruders performing the record in its entirety Read More …

B R I Q U E V I L L E: Atmospheric Metal Collective To Release Quelle Full-Length October 2nd Via Pelagic Records; New Track Streaming + Preorders Available

Mysterious atmospheric metal collective B R I Q U E V I L L E will release their latest full-length, Quelle, October 2nd via Pelagic Records. The contemporary Belgian heavy music scene continues to spawn some truly enigmatic bands, and Read More …

GIMME METAL: Guest DJ Specials With Imperial Triumphant, Valdrin, And Ingested Announced; Weekly Metal Chart Posted And More!

Each week, GIMME METAL publishes its radio chart listing the top 40 tracks played on the station. Already the best metal discovery service online, the GIMME METAL chart is a powerful tool for listeners, labels, and artists for staying up Read More …

SPIRAL HEADS: Alternative Press Premieres “Nothing New” Video From Brooklyn/Boston Punk Trio Featuring Members Of MGMT, American Nightmare, And Doomriders; Two-Song EP To See Release Friday Via Quiet Panic / Bridge Nine

Brooklyn/Boston-based punk trio SPIRAL HEADS, featuring within their ranks members of MGMT, American Nightmare, And Doomriders, is pleased to unveil their official new video for “Nothing New.” Now playing at Alternative Press, the track comes by way of a special Read More …

DIALOGIA: Dark Metal Trio To Release Nostrum Debut Featuring Guest Appearances By Former / Current Members Of Death, Daylight Dies, And More; New Track Streaming + Preorders Available

Maryland-based dark metal trio DIALOGIA will release their debut full-length, Nostrum, this Fall. A stunning, conceptual sonic journey, the ten-track Nostrum unweaves a new collection of ciphers, gathering a disparate cast of musicians to urge you to cross the threshold 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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …