TRYER: BrooklynVegan Premieres “Zen” From Finnish Hardcore Punk Collective; Ei Kuole Koskaan Full-Length Preorders Available Via Suicide Records

“…a ripping dose of shouty punk that sounds like it could’ve come from the ’80s SoCal scene, but with Martyrdöd-style leads in the mix.” — BrooklynVegan Stream / Share TRYER’s “Zen” At THIS LOCATION Ei Kuole Koskaan is the impending Read More …

TIA CARRERA: Visitors/Early Purple EP From Austin-Based Heavy Psych/Blues Rock Instrumental Trio Out Now And Streaming Via Small Stone

Stream / Share TIA CARRERA’s Visitors/Early Purple At THIS LOCATION Today marks the official release of Visitors/Early Purple, the smoking two-song EP from long-running, Austin, Texas-based instrumental heavy psych/blues rock trio TIA CARRERA (not to be confused with the actress/singer Read More …

MISERY INDEX Unleashes “Naysayer” Video; Band To Kick Off European Tour This Weekend + Rituals Of Power Full-Length Out Now On Season Of Mist

View / Share View MISERY INDEX’s “Naysayer” Video At THIS LOCATION Veteran death metal unit MISERY INDEX are pleased to unveil their new video for “Naysayer.” The track comes by way of their sixth full-length Rituals Of Power, recently released Read More …

BRAINOIL: Oakland Sludge Trio Announces Special May Performances; Singularity To Extinction Out Now And Streaming Via Tankcrimes

Oakland sludge practitioners BRAINOIL — featuring current and past members of Deathgrave, Laudanum, Graves At Sea, Stormcrow, Grimple, and Watch Them Die, among others — have booked a pair of Pacific Northwest appearances this May which will find them sharing Read More …

NOCTURNUS AD: Atmospheric Sci-Fi Death Metal Unit To Unleash Paradox Debut Via Profound Lore May 24th; New Track Streaming + Preorders Available

Stream / Share NOCTURNUS AD’s “Precession Of The Equinoxes” at THIS LOCATION. NOCTURNUS AD will release their long-anticipated debut full-length Paradox on May 24th via Profound Lore Records. Resurrected from the ashes of one of the most influential death metal Read More …

REVOCATION To Kick Off US Tour With Whitechapel, Dying Fetus, Fallujah, And More Next Month; New Video Posted

REVOCATION will return to the road next month as part of the Chaos & Carnage tour. Set to commence on April 18th and run through May 17th, the trek features co-headliners Whitechapel and Dying Fetus with additional support from Fallujah, Read More …

PALE MISERY: Louisiana Blackened Crust Merchants To Release Black Candles And Gutter Scum Debut; New Track Streaming + Preorders Available

Louisiana blackened crust merchants PALE MISERY will release their Black Candles And Gutter Scum debut May 31st. A sonic ambush of second wave black metal and filth-infused crust emerges from the dying earth. Droning riffs poisoned in depression and drenched Read More …

…AND JUSTICE FOR ART: STORIES ABOUT HEAVY METAL ALBUM COVERS – VOLUME 2: New Art Book Featuring Amorphis, Metallica, Slayer, Black Sabbath, Behemoth, Judas Priest, Opeth, Obituary, And More Available NOW

Veteran metal/rock journalist, Ramón “Oscuro” Martos, has finally published his eagerly awaited metal art book, …AND JUSTICE FOR ART: STORIES ABOUT HEAVY METAL ALBUM COVERS – VOLUME 2. This one-of-a-kind collection of graphics and stories reveals all the particulars behind Read More …

PULCHRA MORTE: Death/Doom Unit Issues “IX” Guitar Playthrough; Band To Play Two Rare Shows This Weekend + Divina Autem Et Aniles Debut Out Now And Streaming

View / Share PULCHRA MORTE’s “IX” Guitar Playthrough At THIS LOCATION Death/doom unit PULCHRA MORTE — featuring current and former members of Wolvhammer, Eulogy, Harkonin, Withered, and more — has unleashed a guitar playthrough for “IX.” The tune comes by Read More …

GLASSING: Austin-Based Blackened Post-Hardcore Trio To Release Spotted Horse Full-Length Via Brutal Panda Records May 17th; New Track Streaming At Kerrang + Preorders Available

“From their wailing guitars to their staccato rhythms to their hollered vocals, GLASSING find the sweet spot between Deftones, The Dillinger Escape Plan, and Big Black, and drive a spike deep into it so that fans can hear the raw Read More …