FROM ASHES RISE: Southern Lord Reissues First Two Albums By Iconic Hardcore Punk Act; Remastered Concrete & Steel And Silence LPs Available Now

[photos by Wally Young] Southern Lord is proud to present reissues of the first two albums from iconic Portland-by-way-of-Nashville-based hardcore punk icons, FROM ASHES RISE. The remastered Concrete & Steel and Silence LP’s have been made available on vinyl once Read More …

WHITE WARD: Love Exchange Failure Full-Length From Post-Black Metal Faction Out Now And Streaming Via Debemur Morti Productions

“WHITE WARD’s cinematic sensibility, prominent bass, occasional twin leads, and protracted song lengths all tie them to the sweeping melodic tradition in black metal, while their clean production and sparse use of blastbeats tie them in the here and now. Read More …

BLUT AUS NORD: Hallucinogen Released Ahead Of Street Date; Album Available Now Through Debemur Morti Productions

Hallucinogen, the psychedelic new album by mysterious French black metal entity BLUT AUS NORD, has been released today through Debemur Morti Productions ahead of its planned October release, the album now streaming in its immersive entirety. BLUT AUS NORD’s Hallucinogen Read More …

PAK Announces October West Coast Tour; Bestial Full-Length By New York City Trio Out Now Through Nefarious Industries

[photo by Peter Gannushki] New York City-based math/prog/experimental outfit PAK announces an October tour of the West Coast US. The long-running act, with members of The Molecules, Cleric, Imperial Triumphant, and more formulating the current lineup, will be playing abroad Read More …

DEAFKIDS Return To Europe This October For Headlining Dates In Support Of Metaprogramação

[photo by Nubia Abe] Following their recent North American tours this summer – one supporting Neurosis and Bell Witch, the next supporting Big|Brave – the unstoppable Brazilian trio DEAFKIDS will be touring Europe again this October in support of the new Read More …

OXX: Cvlt Nation Premieres “Labyrinth” Video By Danish Hardcore/Grind Outfit; Band Embarks On First US Tour Next Week

Aarhus, Denmark-based avant-hardcore act OXX presents a video their belligerent new LP, The Skeleton Is Just A Coat Hanger; These Are The Black Strings That Make You Dance, following its release through Nefarious Industries in August. The new video for Read More …

CREEPING DEATH: Kerrang! Premieres “Ripping Through Flesh” Video From Texas Death Metal Practitioners As Wretched Illusions Debut Nears Release Via Entertainment One (“eOne”)

Denton, Texas-based death metal practitioners CREEPING DEATH today unveil the harrowing video accompaniment to “Ripping Through Flesh.” The brutal hymn comes by way of the band’s anticipated Wretched Illusions debut, set for worldwide release via Entertainment One (“eOne”) on September Read More …

LORD MANTIS: Profound Lore Records Announces Band’s Fourth Album, Universal Death Church; “Damocles Falls” Streaming + Preorders Posted

The sadistic musical beast known as LORD MANTIS discloses the details of their impending fourth full-length, Universal Death Church. The album has been finalized for November release through Profound Lore Records, who this week unveils the record’s cover art and Read More …

ENSIFERUM Announces North American Headlining Tour With Kalmah, Abigail Williams, And Aenimus

ENSIFERUM will embark on their “Path To Victory” North American headlining tour, featuring support from Kalmah, Abigail Williams, and Aenimus, late this fall. The journey runs from November 14th in Richmond, Virginia through December 8th in Brooklyn, New York. Comments Read More …