NOCTURNUS AD: Paradox Full-Length From Sci-Fi Death Metal Icons Out Now And Streaming Via Profound Lore

Today marks the official release date of Paradox, the long-anticipated debut full-length from NOCTURNUS AD. Resurrected from the ashes of one of the most influential death metal bands of all time, Nocturnus, NOCTURNUS AD was initiated by founding mastermind/death metal Read More …

ATALA: The Bearer Of Light Full-Length From West Coast Desert Doom Trio Out Now And Streaming Via Salt Of The Earth Records

The Bearer Of Light is the latest full-length from California stoner doom trio ATALA. Crowned an, “angry, sorrowful trudge through the forests of doom with a promising glimmer of hope at the end,” by Metal Injection, the seven-track desert voyage Read More …

IRATA: PopMatters Streams Tower Full-Length In Its Entirety; Record To See Release This Friday Via Small Stone + Tour Dates With Weedeater Confirmed

PopMatters is currently streaming Tower, the anticipated new full-length from Greensboro, North Carolina-based heavy rock unit IRATA. The premiere comes on the eve of the record’s official release via Small Stone. Writes PopMatters of the release. “The album continues to Read More …

PALE MISERY: Decibel Premieres New Track From Louisiana Blackened Crust Trio; Black Candles And Gutter Scum To See Release Next Week

Decibel Magazine is currently streaming “No Choice” from Louisiana blackened crust trio PALE MISERY. The crushing psalm comes courtesy of the band’s Black Candles And Gutter Scum debut, slated to set the world ablaze May 31st. Writes Decibel, “The album Read More …

ABRAHMA: The Obelisk Streams In Time For The Last Rays Of Light Full-Length From Atmospheric Heavy Rock/Doom Unit; Record To See Release This Friday Via Small Stone

“…a record of striking instrumental purpose and expressive intent.” — The Obelisk The Obelisk is currently streaming In Time For The Last Rays Of Light, the brooding full-length from French atmospheric heavy rock/doom collective ABRAHMA. The stream comes in advance Read More …

DIAMOND HEAD: British Heavy Metal Legends Unveil Official Video For “The Coffin Train,” The Title Track Of Their Impending Full-Length; Record To See Release Worldwide This Friday Via Silver Lining Music

View / Share DIAMOND HEAD’s “The Coffin Train” At THIS LOCATION New Wave Of British Heavy Metal pioneers DIAMOND HEAD will issue their anticipated new full-length, The Coffin Train worldwide on Friday, May 24th via Silver Lining Music. In celebration Read More …

THONIAN HORDE: Downfall Streaming At Heavy Blog Is Heavy; Third Album By Maryland Blackened Doom Act Sees Release Friday Through Grimoire Records

Grimoire Records prepares to release Maryland-based THONIAN HORDE’s Downfall this Friday, and Heavy Blog Is Heavy now offers the album for streaming ahead of its street date. Downfall is the third full-length release of blackened, metallic doom in as many Read More …

DEAD TO A DYING WORLD Begins West Coast Tour With Dawn Ray’d This Week; Elegy Full-Length By Texas Dark Metal Septet Out Now Through Profound Lore

[photos by Kathleen Kennedy] Texas-based dark metal septet DEAD TO A DYING WORLD begins their West Coast US tour in support of their acclaimed new Elegy album this week. The epic double-LP opus saw release through Profound Lore Records in Read More …

DRIVING SLOW MOTION: Texas Experimental Post-Rock Collective Debuts New Track; Arda Full-Length Nears Release

Where Post Rock Dwells is currently streaming “In Exchange For A Memory” from Fort Worth, Texas-based experimental post-rock collective DRIVING SLOW MOTION. The stunning track comes by the way of the band’s forthcoming new full-length Arda set for release next Read More …

PELICAN Shares “Cold Hope” And Expands Tour In Support Of Nighttime Stories; Album Due In June Via Southern Lord + Beer Collaboration With Metropolitan Brewing Announced

[photo by Marfa Capodanno] PELICAN, the instrumental quartet whose singular vision of heavy music eschews classification, recently announced their first full-length in six years, and today they’ve released a new song from it, along with US and new EU tour Read More …