WALKING BOMBS: Ghost Cult Premieres “Focus Shifting The Apocalypse;” Tears We Should Have Shed Album From New York Alt-Punk Act Sees Release Next Week

Kingston, New York-based avant rock/punk outfit WALKING BOMBS will release its fourth full-length, Tears We Should Have Shed, next week. Ghost Cult Magazine is now hosting an exclusive stream of the album’s tumultuous “Focus Shifting The Apocalypse.” The project of Read More …

BODYSNATCHER Unleashes Cover Of Hatebreed Classic, “Smash Your Enemies;” Track Appears On Limited-Edition Break The Cycle Seven-Inch, Out TODAY Via eOne!

Melbourne, Florida-based brutal deathcore outfit BODYSNATCHER today unleashes their punishing rendition of Hatebreed classic “Smash Your Enemies.” The cover appears on the B-side of their limited edition Break The Cycle seven-inch, out TODAY via eOne. Comments BODYSNATCHER drummer, Chris Whited, Read More …

THERE WERE WIRES: No Echo Streams Reissued Somnambulists Full-Length From Boston Doom/Metalcore Act; LP Sees Release Through Iodine Recordings And Tor Johnson Records This Friday

photos by Aaron Pepelis Boston-based Y2k-era hardcore/doom outfit THERE WERE WIRES is preparing for their celebrated 2003-released Somnambulists album to be issued on vinyl for the first time ever this Friday via newly reactivated Iodine Recordings in conjunction with Tor Read More …

ODD CIRCUS: Improvisational Avant-Rock Trio Announces Livestream April 21st; Mantha EP Out Now!

Improvisational avant-rock trio ODD CIRCUS will launch their first ever livestream next Wednesday, April 21st. The virtual performance follows their critically lauded Mantha EP, released early this month via Good Idea Music. The livestream will feature ODD CIRCUS performing selections Read More …

Nefarious Industries Label Guest DJ Special Comes To Gimme Metal Tomorrow

Celebrating its 10th anniversary in the coming year, Nefarious Industries will host a Gimme Metal Guest DJ Special tomorrow. Nefarious Industries is an independent label and music collective extending its tentacles into far-flung regions of the musical spectrum. Currently operating Read More …

GRIDFAILURE Featuring MAC GOLLEHON: BrooklynVegan Premieres “Crime Scene Designers” Video; Dismemberment Cabaret By Harsh Soloist And Platinum Artist Nears Nefarious Industries Release

BrooklynVegan is hosting an exclusive video premiere for “Crime Scene Designers,” a new single from Dismemberment Cabaret – the collaborative album between New York harsh/experimental soloist GRIDFAILURE and world-renowned and multi-platinum trumpet player MAC GOLLEHON. The video precedes the album’s Read More …

ANGSTSKRÍG: Decibel Magazine Premieres “Skyggespil” Video From Mysterious Danish Black Metal Duo; Full-Length Debut Nears Release Via Despotz Records

Danish black metal duo ANGSTSKRÍG today unveils their official new video for “Skyggespil.” Now playing at Decibel Magazine, the track comes by way of their full-length debut of the same name, set for release on May 28th via Despotz Records. Skyggespil Read More …

BURIAL WAVES: BrooklynVegan Premieres “Light Heads,” The First Of Several New Singles By Washington/Baltimore-Based Post-Rock Quintet To See Release Through Dark Operative

photo by William Dowling BrooklynVegan is hosting an exclusive premiere of “Light Heads,” a mesmerizing new track from Baltimore, Maryland/Washington, DC-based alt/post-rock quintet BURIAL WAVES. BURIAL WAVES formed in 2019, the members having been friends from an array of DC-area Read More …

LES CHANTS DU HASARD: Livre Troisième From Blackened Orchestral Opera Project Out Now And Streaming

Livre Troisième, the stirring new full-length from French orchestral/operatic blackened gothic project, LES CHANTS DU HASARD is out today! At once romantic, tragic, tortured, and triumphant, the eight-movement, avant garde masterwork seamlessly melds neoclassical bombast, gothic opera, and a blackened Read More …

BLACK ELEPHANT: BrooklynVegan Premieres “Yayoi Kusama” Tribute Video From Italian Psychedelic Fuzz Rock Outfit; Seven Swords Full-Length Out Now On Small Stone

Savona, Italy-based psychedelic fuzz rock unit BLACK ELEPHANT today unveils their animated video for “Yayoi Kusama.” Now playing at BrooklynVegan, the track, which pays tribute to the Japanese contemporary artist for whom it’s named, comes by way of the band’s Read More …