THE TROOPS OF DOOM: BrooklynVegan Streams The Rise Of Heresy From Brazilian Death Metal Unit Featuring Former Member Of Sepultura; EP To See Release This Friday Via Blood Blast Distribution

“The band intentionally hearken back to the evil, thrashy, proto-death metal sounds of early Sepultura (and to Sepultura’s own influences from back then, like Celtic Frost), and [they] do it with extreme conviction.” — BrooklynVegan BrooklynVegan is currently streaming The Read More …

RUFF MAJIK Confirms Details For Live Stream Performance; The Devil’s Cattle Full-Length To See Release October 30th Via Mongrel Records

South African sludge ‘n’ roll riff merchants RUFF MAJIK have announced details for their Hullabaloo Urban Sessions live stream performance taking place on October 31st at 6:00pm CET/12:00pm EST/9:00am PST. The show will follow the official unveiling of the band’s Read More …

ILSA Announces Sixth Full-Length, Preyer, Coming November 20th Via Relapse Records; New Song, “Poor Devil,” Streaming + Preorders Available

Washington D.C.’s ILSA returns with their sixth full-length, Preyer, coming November 20th on Relapse Records. On Preyer, the band embraces sonic pummeling like never before. Recorded as the world shuttered away in 2020, ILSA harnessed the fears and uncertainties of Read More …

PULCHRA MORTE: BrooklynVegan Premieres “The Serpent’s Choir” Featuring Guest Vocals From Members Of 1349, Immolation, Exhumed, Black Tusk, Mondo Generator, And More; Ex Rosa Ceremonia Full-Length Nears Release Via Transcending Records

BrooklynVegan is pleased to debut “The Serpent’s Choir,” the latest single from death/doom unit PULCHRA MORTE. The track, which features guest vocals provided by dozens of contributors including members of 1349, Immolation, Exhumed, Black Tusk, Mondo Generator, and more, appears Read More …

COSMIC REEF TEMPLE And SHRINKWRAP KILLERS: Split Seven-Inch Out Now And Streaming Via Wave Guardian Records

Heavy psychedelic space surf collective COSMIC REEF TEMPLE and twisted sci-fi punk/new wave outfit SHRINKWRAP KILLERS recently joined forces to release a limited three-song split of otherworldly proportions. Out TODAY via Wave Guardian Records and wrapped in the kaleidoscopic cover Read More …

GIMME METAL: Dave Mustaine Celebrates The 30th Anniversary Of Megadeth’s Rust In Peace, Guest DJ Specials With Venom Prison, Hinayana, Goatwhore, And Hellripper Confirmed, 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 …

ASCENSION OF THE WATCHERS Unveils “The End Is Always The Beginning” Video; Apocrypha Full-Length To See Release October 9th Via Dissonance Productions

Industrial gothic rock outfit ASCENSION OF THE WATCHERS — comprised of pioneering vocalist Burton C. Bell, John Bechdel, and Jayce Lewis — has launched a video for their new single, “The End Is Always The Beginning.” The track comes by way Read More …

B R I Q U E V I L L E: Cvlt Nation Debuts Quelle Full-Length From Masked Post-Metal Collective; LP To See Release Tomorrow Via Pelagic Records

Cvlt Nation is currently streaming Quelle, the enveloping new full-length from Belgium-based enigmatic post-metal collective B R I Q U E V I L L E. The stream comes in advance of the record’s official release this Friday, October 2nd, Read More …

CONVULSE: New Noise Magazine Premieres New Track From Finnish Progressive Death Metal Veterans; Deathstar Full-Length To See Release October 30th Via Transcending Records

Finnish progressive death metal veterans CONVULSE are pleased to unveil their new lyric video for the track “Deathstar.” Now playing at New Noise Magazine, the song appears on the record of the same name, set for release October 30th via Read More …

DIALOGIA: Maryland Dark Progressive Death Metal Trio Unveils “Conundrum” Single; Stunning Nostrum Debut Featuring Guest Appearances By Former/Current Members Of Death, Daylight Dies, And More To See Release This Friday October 2nd

Maryland-based dark progressive death metal trio DIALOGIA is pleased to unveil latest single, “Conundrum” from their ambitious debut full-length, Nostrum. The stream comes on the eve of the record’s official release. A staggering, conceptual sonic journey, the ten-track Nostrum unweaves Read More …