SYK: No Clean Singing Premieres “Fong” Video From Italian Avant Extreme Metal Collective; I-Optikon Out Now On Housecore

“…a trip through the empty, shattered halls of someone’s emotional insane asylum. It’s kind of like a soundtrack to a really good Dario Argento film; it’s music to swallow glass by.” – Skulls ‘N’ Bones Italian avant extreme metal collective SYK Read More …

IN THE COMPANY OF SERPENTS: Denver Doom Duo To Release Ain-Soph Aur; Video Teaser Posted

Denver doom duo IN THE COMPANY OF SERPENTS will release their long-awaited new studio offering this March. Titled Ain-Soph Aur, the entrancing six-track recording was captured last year at Flatline Audio in their home city by Dave Otero (Cattle Decapitation, Read More …

Roundup From The Compound – January 16th, 2017

EYEHATEGOD: IX Lives IX Lives For The Sick Benefit Update – Day-To-Day Lineup Posted – EYEHATEGOD frontman Mike IX Williams successfully underwent a liver transplant last month and is currently on the slow road to recovery. To help with his Read More …

LÅNGFINGER: Gothenburg Power Trio Set To Begin European Winter Tour With Captain Crimson And Orsak:Oslo On Select Dates

Gothenburg power trio LÅNGFINGER will kick 2017 into gear with a sixteen-date European tour. Slated to begin on January 27th, the band will be joined by Orsak:Oslo and labelmates Captain Crimson on select dates. Additional dates will be announced in Read More …

COGNITIVE: Garden State Death Metal Merchants Kick Off Winter Trek With Artificial Brain Tonight; Band To Support Seeker On North American Tour This February

Garden State death metal merchants COGNITIVE will kick off a ten-date US journey with tech death collective Artificial Brain tonight. The Deformity Constellation Tour will commence in North Arlington, New Jersey and run through January 22nd  in Chicago Illinois. From Read More …

MAYHEM: Norwegian Black Metal Icons To Kick Off North American Tour Next Week; De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas Alive Out Now And Streaming

Norwegian black metal icons MAYHEM are commemorating the release of their 1994 landmark De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas full-length with a full North American takeover. Set to commence on January 20th in Montreal, Quebec, the headlining tour will pillage its way through Read More …

KINGS DESTROY: Brooklyn Doom Rock Unit Drops None More EP Via War Crime Recordings; Band To Support Sweden’s Truckfighters On North American Tour

Brooklyn-based five-piece heavy doom rock unit KINGS DESTROY drops a brand new EP, None More, TODAY January 13th, on limited-edition cassette via War Crime Recordings and digitally through streaming services. The follow-up to 2015’s critically-lauded self-titled full-length, None More is Read More …

THE OMINOUS CIRCLE Issues “As The Worm Descends” At Metal Injection; Appalling Ascension Nears Release Via 20 Buck Spin/Osmose

[photo by João Fitas] Portugal’s mysterious tyrants THE OMINOUS CIRCLE have issued a new torrent of blackened death from their impending Appalling Ascension debut album, as the record nears co-release through 20 Buck Spin and Osmose Productions. The newly unveiled Read More …

CLARK ASHTON SMITH’s The Muse Of Hyperborea And ROLAND TOPOR’s No Ordinary Fairy Samples Playing At Modern Vinyl; LPs Out This Week

As spoken arts/horror specialty label Cadabra Records issues two new deluxe vinyl titles this week — CLARK ASHTON SMITH’s The Muse Of Hyperborea, and ROLAND TOPOR’s No Ordinary Fairy – audiophile realm Modern Vinyl is hosting audio samples from both Read More …

REALITY SLAP: Limitless EP Streaming At Lambgoat; Record Out Tomorrow On WAR Records

As WAR Records prepares to release the new Limitless EP by Portuguese hardcore outfit REALITY SLAP this week, the entire record is now streaming exclusively at Lambgoat. Tune in an unload Limitless at Lambgoat via THIS LOCATION. Also see the Read More …