SERPENT CROWN: Oakland Sludge-Laden Thrash Behemoths To Release Sophomore Full-Length Next Month + Tour Dates Announced

Oakland-based sludge-laden thrash behemoths SERPENT CROWN will unleash their sophomore full-length, Incantations Of Vengeance, next month on limited-edition cassette. Captured at Green Dot Studios by Snake Green, Incantations Of Vengeance features Tommy Anderson on bass and Rob Ruiz (Psychosomatic) on Read More …

WRVTH: Atmospheric Tech Death Unit Issues Second Installment Of Their Live In-Studio Video Series Via Gear Gods; North American Tour Underway

“It’s a perfect backdrop for their ethereal, ambient, soul-crushing sound that switches without warning from one mood to the next.” – Gear Gods Atmospheric tech death unit WRVTH today issues part two of their live, in-studio video series with “Forlorn” Read More …

COGNITIVE: Garden State Death Metal Faction Joins Unique Leader Records For The Release Of Deformity; Album Details Revealed

Garden State death metal faction COGNITIVE is the latest addition to Unique Leader Records’ expanding roster of sonic malevolence. The band will release their new full-length late this Fall. Issues COGNITIVE of their union with the label, “It is with Read More …

Roundup From The Compound – August 22nd, 2016

NEUROSIS: Decibel Magazine Dedicates Entire Issue To Band’s Thirtieth Anniversary And Impending Fires Within Fires LP – Decibel Magazine has unveiled its very special new issue featuring the mighty NEUROSIS on the cover; not as a standard cover feature, but Read More …

CARNOPHAGE: Turkish Act Leaks “Resistance Against Mind Clouding Heresy” At No Clean Singing; Monument Nears Release Via Unique Leader

Monument is the sophomore album by Turkish death metal squad, CARNOPHAGE, and advancing the album’s September release via Unique Leader Records, the band hurtles a new single into the masses early. CARNOPHAGE’s new “Resistance Against Mind Clouding Heresy” track comes Read More …

SWAMP WITCH: The Slithering Bog From Oppressive Death Doom Collective Streaming At Decibel; Record Out Now On Vinyl Via Tribunal Of The Axe

“The Slithering Bog moves slowly but heavily, accented by echoing growls and slow, oftentimes psychedelic, guitars. It’s an album that just feels creepy, in the best way.” – Decibel The Slithering Bog is the oppressive, six-track offering from West Coast Read More …

CHILD BITE: Detroit Noise Rock Eccentrics Kick Off Tour With Lord Dying

Detroit noise rock eccentrics/perpetual road demons CHILD BITE are set to ravage US streets again, this time supporting Lord Dying. The massive thirty-six date journey will commence tonight and run through September 29th. Additional support will be provided by Black Read More …

DESTROYING THE DEVOID: Paramnesia Debut From Progressive Death Metal Venture Led By Deeds Of Flesh’s Craig Peters Streaming At Metal Injection

 “…a veritable gold mine of killer rhythm riffs and outstanding lead playing…” – Metal Injection DESTROYING THE DEVOID — the progressive death metal venture led by Craig Peters of Deeds Of Flesh and formerly Arkaik — will unleash the exploratory Read More …