DEMON EYE: North Carolina Occult Metal Unit To Release Prophecies And Lies Full-Length Via Soulseller Records; New Single Streaming + Band To Play Maryland Doom Fest This Weekend

North Carolina-based DEMON EYE will unleash their third full-length, Prophecies And Lies, via Soulseller Records later this summer. A monolithic display of mighty riffs, haunting melodies, and fist-raising anthems, the eleven-track burner was recorded by Corrosion Of Conformity’s Mike Dean Read More …

GOATWHORE Streams “Mankind Will Have No Mercy;” Vengeful Ascension To See Release This Friday + Headlining Tour With Anciients Underway

“Mankind Will Have No Mercy” is the latest single from New Orleans metal legion GOATWHORE. The punishing hymn comes by way of the band’s anticipated new full-length, Vengeful Ascension, set for worldwide release this Friday, June 23rd, via Metal Blade Read More …

ATRIARCH Announces Forthcoming Album Dead As Truth; New Song Streaming

Ritualistic, apocalyptic noisemakers, ATRIARCH, are back with their fourth offering of mind-altering, doom-soaked, deathrock entitled Dead As Truth. Recorded and mixed by Greg Wilkinson at Earhammer Studios (Om, Graves At Sea, Vhol) and featuring artwork by Stevie Floyd (Yob, Dark Read More …

BENEATH: Icelandic Death Metal Titans To Unleash Ephemeris Via Unique Leader This Summer; New Track Streaming

Ephemeris is the third full length release from Icelandic death metal titans, BENEATH. The album was recorded, mixed, and mastered by Fredrik Nordström (Arch Enemy, Dimmu Borgir, In Flames, At The Gates, etc.), at the acclaimed Studio Fredman in the Read More …

CASTLE: Occult Rock Alchemists Announce “Endless Graveyard” Fall Tour; “Black Widow” Video Unveiled + New Full-Length Underway

Newly relocated to the Mojave Desert where writing for a fifth full-length is currently underway, occult rock alchemists CASTLE will be taking a break from conjuring the as-of-yet untitled album, to take on another round of live takeovers. The perpetually Read More …

IIVII: Treble Streams Invasion From Cosmic Solo Project Led By Josh Graham (Red Sparowes, Battle Of Mice, A Storm Of Light); Record To See Release Friday Via Consouling Sounds

“…beautiful, eerie, uncomfortable, and all encompassing. “ – Scene Point Blank This Friday marks the final descent of Invasion, the captivating new full-length from IIVII, an enigmatic, intergalactic solo project conjured by visual artist, multi-instrumentalist, and composer Josh Graham. As a Read More …

THOUGHTS OF IONESCO: Invisible Oranges Streams Skar Cymbals EP From Long-Defunct Detroit Post-Hardcore Icons; First New Studio Recording Since 2001 To See Release Via Corpse Flower Records This Friday

“Whereas THOUGHTS OF IONESCO was once a way for [guitarist/vocalist Sean Madigan] Hoen to combat the powerlessness of being unable to fix his familial strife, the rage that permeates Skar Cymbals finds its motivational locus in Donald Trump’s America.” – Invisible Oranges Read More …

BARDSPEC: Hydrogen Full-Length From Ambient Project Featuring Enslaved’s Ivar Bjørnson and Today Is The Day’s Steve Austin Streaming At Revolver; Record To Drop This Friday Via By Norse Music

This Friday marks the official release of Hydrogen, the anticipated debut from BARDSPEC. A stunning fusion of stirring, hallucinatory synth-sounds, mercurial guitar effects and hypnotic rhythms that navigate illusory landscapes, BARDSPEC features Enslaved’s Ivar Bjørnson and Today Is The Day’s Read More …

Roundup From The Compound – June 19th, 2017

EARSPLIT DOES INSTAGRAM – We have a new Instagram! Follow us today! http://www.instagram.com/earsplitcompound POWER TRIP Announces North American Tour With Exodus And Obituary – Nightmare Logic Out Now Via Southern Lord — Listen In Full: YouTube  | Spotify | iTunes POWER TRIP will hit North America Read More …