GRIDFAILURE To Launch Concept Album Series With Sixth Mass-Extinction Skulduggery I Through Nefarious Industries In February; “Sandy” Now Streaming + Preorders Posted

[photos by Rev Aaron Michael Pepelis / Return To The Pit] New York hostile alchemist GRIDFAILURE will launch the extensive Sixth Mass-Extinction Skulduggery concept album series through Nefarious Industries in February — the month GRIDFAILURE marks its third year of Read More …

HORRENDOUS: Progressive Death Metal Unit Announces April Shows With Of Feather And Bone

Philadelphia/Washington, DC-based forward-thinking death metal behemoths HORRENDOUS will join Denver death metal trio Of Feather And Bone for the Western Anhedonia Tour 2019. Set to commence on April 17th, the four-date journey will make its way through Los Angeles, Oakland, Read More …

CONNY OCHS: Official Video For “Dark Tower” Debuted Through Pop Matters; Doom Folk Nears February Release Via Exile On Mainstream + Tour Dates Announced

[photo by Andreas Moeller] The first proper single from German folk/rock icon CONNY OCHS and his bold fourth solo LP, Doom Folk, has been released ahead of its impending February release through Exile On Mainstream. The song comes in the Read More …

ALKYMIST Premieres Live Video For “Paradise” Through Invisible Oranges; Spring Shows Announced

[photos by Roeluf Witmans] Danish progressive doom quartet ALKYMIST is now releasing a new live music video for their ten-minute-long track “Paradise,” which is found on their 2018-released self-titled debut album. The clip, which makes its public debut through a Read More …

JESUS PIECE: Five-City West Coast Demonstration 2019 Tour Kicks Off Today

[photos by Amy Ha] Philadelphia’s metallic hardcore outfit JESUS PIECE kicks off a run of West Coast North American dates today in support their vicious debut LP, Only Self, which saw release through Southern Lord last August. JESUS PIECE recorded Read More …

SÂVER: Ghost Cult Premieres “I, Vanish” Video From Norwegian Atmospheric Sludge Metal Trio; They Came With Sunlight Debut To See Release This March Via Pelagic Records + Preorders Available

View / Share SÂVER’s “I, Vanish” Video At THIS LOCATION Self-described as, “heavy, spaced-out darkness out of Oslo,” atmospheric sludge metal unit SÂVER –featuring current and past members of Norwegian doom outfits Tombstones and Hymn — will unleash their debut Read More …

THETAN: No Echo Premieres “Put Out To Pasture” Alongside Interview; Abysmal LP From Nashville Powerviolence Duo Nears Release Via Anti-Corporate Music

Nashville, Tennessee hardcore/powerviolence duo THETAN delivers a new single from their impending second full-length, Abysmal, nearing release via Anti-Corporate Music next week. The brutalizing new single, “Put Out To Pasture,” has been premiered through an exclusive at prime hardcore/punk blog Read More …

LOS HUAYCOS: Peruvian Hardcore Thrash Punks To Release Savage Monstrosities Via Tankcrimes Next Month; New Track Streaming + Preorders Available

LOS HUAYCOS will release their Savage Monstrosities full-length via Tankcrimes February 8th. The band features ex-members of Asmereir, Metamorphosis, and Experimental Dental School playing a raucous brand of psychedelic hardcore thrash punk. The word “huayco” comes from the Quechua, which Read More …

CASPAR BRÖTZMANN MASSAKER: Southern Lord Reissues Of The Tribe And Black Axis LPs Out Today And Streaming

[photo by Ulf Dieter] Southern Lord’s CASPAR BRÖTZMANN MASSAKER album reissue series begins this week as the label today officially presents the masterful debut The Tribe, originally released in 1988, and second album, Black Axis, originally released in 1989. Both Read More …

NOVARUPTA: Blackened Sludge Project Featuring Current/Past Members Of The Moth Gatherer, Dark Tranquillity, Entombed, Domkraft, And More To Release Disillusioned Fire Debut Via Suicide Records This April; New Track Streaming

When the fire fades, the world is a canvas to paint with something new, using the ashes of what used to be. The main constant in NOVARUPTA is Alex Stjernfeldt. In his broken past he has played in bands like Read More …