WOUNDVAC: BrooklynVegan Premieres “The Last Nail” From Arizona Grind Collective; Band To Begin US + The Road Ahead EP To See Release Via Corpse Flower

“The theme of ‘The Last Nail’ is looking beyond your present experience in an effort to find peace in the mental chaos that comes with sentience. For better or for worse, feelings are fleeting and impermanent. It’s the  most introspective Read More …

BACKTRACK Begins Last West Coast Tour Today; New York Hardcore Outfit Continues International Final Tour

[photo by Becca Lader] New York hardcore crew BACKTRACK today embarks on their last tour of the West Coast US, continuing their multi-segment international final tour which unfolds through the rest of the year when the outfit will disband. After Read More …

BISON MACHINE: Heavy Blog Is Heavy Debuts New Track From Michigan Fuzz Rock Unit; Seas Of Titan Full-Length To See Release Via Small Stone

“…the entire album feels like a ride around an interstellar roller-coaster, hitting us with riff after riff.” — Heavy Blog Is Heavy Stream / Share BISON MACHINE’s “Electric Eliminator” At THIS LOCATION Heavy Blog Is Heavy is currently streaming “Electric Read More …

IRON AGE: 20 Buck Spin To Release 10th Anniversary Reissue Of The Sleeping Eye LP; Album Streaming

[photos by by Angela Owens] 20 Buck Spin presents an updated version of The Sleeping Eye, by Texas hardcore/metal tyrants, IRON AGE. Commemorating the tenth anniversary of the monolithic album, the 2019 reissue will feature brand new artwork and see Read More …

HIGH COMMAND To Release Their Debut Full-Length Beyond The Wall Of Desolation Via Southern Lord September 27th

[photo by Zion] Worcester, Massachusetts-based crossover outfit HIGH COMMAND set out on a warpath to create the heaviest work they have produced yet on their debut full-length and Southern Lord debut, Beyond The Wall Of Desolation, now confirmed for release Read More …

DIAMOND HEAD: British Heavy Metal Icons Unleash Video For “The Sleeper;” The Coffin Train Full-Length Out Now Via Silver Lining Music + European Tour Dates Confirmed

View / Share DIAMOND HEAD’s “The Sleeper” Video At THIS LOCATION British heavy metal icons DIAMOND HEAD are pleased to unveil a lyric video for “The Sleeper.” The tune comes by way of the band’s critically-lauded The Coffin Train full-length, Read More …

WOLVES LIKE US Joins Pelagic Records For The Release Of Brittle Bones; Album Trailer Posted + European Tour With Planes Mistaken For Stars Confirmed

Pelagic Records is pleased to welcome Oslo’s WOLVES LIKE US to their expanding roster. The band will release their fourth album, Brittle Bones, October 25th. To support the release, the Norwegian four-piece will embark on a European tour in December Read More …

MANY BLESSINGS + PULSATILE TINNITUS: Album By Primitive Man And Bleed The Pigs Members Streaming At BrooklynVegan; Album Out Friday Via Anti-Corporate Music

BrooklynVegan is now streaming the split/collaborative release from harsh/ambient noise acts solo outfits MANY BLESSINGS and PULSATILE TINNITUS. The stream of the full album is running just days ahead of its official release through Anti-Corporate Music this Friday. MANY BLESSINGS Read More …

WITCH VOMIT: Revolver Debuts Buried Deep In A Bottomless Grave Title Track As Record Nears Release Via 20 Buck Spin

“WITCH VOMIT knows their way around a solid death metal composition, creating a vile and volatile version of the genre that is at once straight-ahead and brutalizing while also being complex and unique.” — Revolver Stream / Share “Buried Deep Read More …

PINEWALKER: Utah Sludge Metal Quintet To Release Migration Debut Full-Length In September; “Bone Collector” Single And Preorders Posted

[photos by Carly Page] Salt Lake City, Utah-based quintet PINEWALKER is preparing to release their sprawling debut album, Migration. Completed for release in early September, the album boasts a cathartic concept, an homage to loved ones lost to cancer, delivered Read More …