BLACKQUEEN: Kerrang! Streams The Destructive Cycle; New LP By Seattle Avant Metal Act Founded By Assück And Wormwood Alumni Sees Release This Friday

[photo by Karla Fuller-Palmer] As Seattle avant metal outfit BLACKQUEEN prepares to release their new LP, The Destructive Cycle, this Friday, the album is now streaming early exclusively through Kerrang! Magazine, alongside an interview with the band. Founded by life-long Read More …

CHILD BITE: Decibel Magazine Premieres Steve Albini-Produced Blow Off The Omens Full-Length; Record To See Release This Friday Via Housecore

“…if you wanna call CHILD BITE, noise rock, you ain’t wrong. But the most accurate term for this nine-song, thirty-minute installment of angular and skittish facebreaker is just fucking awesome.” — Decibel Decibel Magazine is currently streaming Blow Off The Read More …

NOISEPOETNOBODY: Toilet Ov Hell Streams New Track From Experimental Sound Alchemist; Concrete Vitalist Nears Release Via Scry Recordings

“With masterful construction, something as benign as two hummingbirds having a slight confrontation becomes menacing and unsettling, and the sounds of urban living and urban destruction wind around it. This is soundscaping at its finest.” — Toilet Ov Hell Toilet Read More …

Cadabra Records’ The Beyond: Composer’s Cut By Fabio Frizzi Out Now; Frizzi 2 Fulci, The Beyond Composer’s Cut Tour Begins Today

Following Cadabra Records’ recent unveiling of The Beyond: Composer’s Cut – a recreation one of the most iconic horror scores ever, Lucio Fulci’s The Beyond – maestro Fabio Frizzi now brings the record to audiences across North America live. Beginning Read More …

THE NIGHT WATCH: Decibel Premieres An Embarrassment Of Riches Full-Length From Canadian Progressive Instrumental Unit On The Eve Of Its Release

“…a wealth of musical treasure….” — Decibel Magazine Decibel Magazine is currently hosting an exclusive premiere of An Embarrassment Of Riches, the captivating third full-length from Canadian progressive instrumental quartet, THE NIGHT WATCH, featuring Musk Ox guitarist/Agalloch collaborator Nathanael Larochette Read More …

EL DRUGSTORE: The Golden Age Of Bad Ideas Now Streaming At Metal Injection; Album Out This Week Through Nefarious Industries

[photo by Alex Jackson] Nefarious Industries this week presents The Golden Age Of Bad Ideas, the anxiously awaited second full-length from intense New Jersey instrumental/technical metal outfit, EL DRUGSTORE. On the eve of its official release date, the entire album Read More …

BENJAMIN TOD: PopMatters Premieres “Saguaro’s Flower” By Lost Dog Street Band Frontman; A Heart Of Gold Is Hard To Find Solo LP Out Next Week Via Anti-Corporate Music

[photo by Austin Wilson] “Saguaro’s Flower” is the heartfelt new single from BENJAMIN TOD – founding vocalist/guitarist of iconic dark country outfit, The Lost Dog Street Band – and his second full-length solo album, A Heart Of Gold Is Hard Read More …

BLACKQUEEN: BrooklynVegan Premieres “Feed The Worm” Single; The Destructive Cycle LP From Seattle Avant Metal Act With Assück And Wormwood Alumni Nears Release

BrooklynVegan is now hosting an exclusive stream of “Feed The Worm,” the new single from Seattle-based avant metal unit BLACKQUEEN, and the band’s impending The Destructive Cycle LP, which sees release next week. Founded by life-long punk/metal scene veterans having Read More …

WARSENAL: Metal Injection Premieres Feast Your Eyes Full-Length From Canadian Thrash Trio; LP To Drop This Friday Via Svart Records

“WARSENAL easily succeeds at what they’re doing because they’re not just relying on speed to get them by. Instead, Feast Your Eyes is a collection of great little passing moments, killer riffs, the occasional gang vocal, and more shred than Read More …

NECROPANTHER: MetalSucks Premieres The Doomed City From Colorado Blackened Thrash/Death Metal Unit; Logan’s Run-Inspired Third Full-Length To See Release This Friday

“The Doomed City oscillates freely between nerve-frying deathrash in the vein of bands like Skeletonwitch and Toxic Holocaust and flesh-shredding melodeath reminiscent of groups like Arch Enemy, and at no point does it want for full-on ‘FUCK YEAH!’-ness.” — MetalSucks Read More …