OKKULTOKRATI Unloads “Hard To Please, Easy To Kill” At Invisible Oranges; Raspberry Dawn Out Next Week Through Southern Lord

[photo by Marius Eriksen] Norway’s underworld quintet OKKULTOKRATI unleashes another rabid new track from their latest album, Raspberry Dawn, as the record creeps up on its release through Southern Lord next week. The latest audio attack comes in the form Read More …

BRAIN TENTACLES: Mind-Melting Avant Jazz Metal Trio Premieres Third Single “Hand Of God” Via Stereogum

In advance of the release their self-titled debut, multi-state avant-garde/jazz/metal trio BRAIN TENTACLES today offers up “Hand Of God” via indie hub Stereogum for public intoxication. Notes the esteemed blog, “Historically, most bands from this outré corner project a lot of chaos Read More …

EDENSONG: NYC Progressive Act Premieres “The Atman Apocalypse” At PureGrainAudio; Years In The Garden Of Years Approaches Release Via Laser’s Edge

[photo by Waxenvine] As Years In The Garden Of Years, the second full-length from NYC-based progressive ensemble EDENSONG, nears release through Laser’s Edge at the end of the month, a new single from the record has been issued through an Read More …

AMON AMARTH Premieres “Raise Your Horns” Video Via Rollingstone.com; Contest With Grimfrost Launched + US Tour With Megadeth, Suicidal Tendencies, Metal Church, And Butcher Babies To Commence Tomorrow

After headlining a North American tour earlier this year, and appearing at premier festivals across Europe all Summer, AMON AMARTH today launches their new video for “Raise Your Horns,” featuring live footage from their San Diego (US), London (UK), Paris Read More …

HALSHUG Premieres “Vold” Through No Clean Singing; Southern Lord To Issue Sort Sind LP At The End Of The Month

[photo by Naya Buch] With Copenhagen-based HALSHUG‘s new Sort Sind full-length now two weeks from release through Southern Lord, No Clean Singing has released a gritty new track from the album. The overall theme of Sort Sind is inspired by Read More …

Roundup From The Compound – September 19th, 2016

MORKOBOT: Entire GoRgo LP By Italian Duel-Bass Instrumental Trio Streaming At Terrorizer; Album Out NOW Via Supernatural Cat – As Supernatural Cat Records readies the pummeling new GoRgo LP by the prolific Italian instrumental trio called MoRkObOt for release this Read More …

INANIMATE EXISTENCE: Progressive Death Metal Ensemble Streams Calling From A Dream Full-Length At No Clean Singing

Progressive death metal ensemble INANIMATE EXISTENCE will release their Calling From A Dream full-length this Friday. Engineered, mixed, and mastered by Zack Ohren at Sharkbite Studios in Oakland, California (Suffocation, Fallujah, The Zenith Passage etc.), Calling From A Dream is Read More …

DYSRHYTHMIA: The Veil Of Control Streaming At Clrvynt; Album Out Next Week Through Profound Lore

As NYC-based instrumental trio DYSRHYTHMIA prepares to deliver their seventh studio full-length, The Veil Of Control, through Profound Lore Records next week, the record sees an exclusive early premiere through Clrvynt. The accolades posted with the early stream note how Read More …

INVOKING THE ABSTRACT: Tech Metal Instrumentalists Issue New Track At Revolver; Aural Kaleidoscopes Preorders Available

Instrumental tech metal architects INVOKING THE ABSTRACT will drop their debut full-length, Aural Kaleidoscopes, at the end of the month via Unique Leader Records. A four‐piece unit hailing from Columbia, South Carolina, INVOKING THE ABSTRACT was forged in 2010 by Read More …

GOATWHORE Kicks Off US Live Takeover Surrounding Ozzfest Appearance This Week; Band To Record Follow-Up To Constricting Rage Of The Merciless

The eternal road hellions in GOATWHORE will take to the streets again on a final run of live debauchery to close out the year. Set to launch on September 16th and level fifteen stages through October 1st, the band’s latest Read More …