VASTUM Declares West Coast North American Tour With Demilich And Hooded Menace Including California Deathfest

[photo to Al Cummings] Following their utterly destructive set at the maiden edition of Migration Fest in Olympia last week, San Francisco death faction VASTUM has declared an upcoming run of Fall tour dates surrounding their set at this year’s Read More …

UFOMAMMUT Enters The Studio To Record Their Eighth Full Length; European And Australian Dates Posted

Italian psychedelic power trio UFOMAMMUT is currently in the process of forging their eighth LP, following their heady/heavy 2015 epic for Neurot Recordings, Ecate. The band is knuckling down at Crono Sound Factory in Vimodrone, just north of Milan, the Read More …

Roundup From The Compound – August 30th, 2016

NEUROSIS Confirms Four New Pacific Northwest Fall Shows Supporting Impending Eleventh LP, Fires Within Fires -As NEUROSIS completes an intense European live run, the band begins to confirm new North American tour dates in support of their eleventh studio album, Read More …

LIFESICK: Southern Lord Announces The Signing Of Danish Metallic Hardcore Crew; 6 0 1 LP To See November Release

[photo by Mindspark Films] Southern Lord is shining the spotlight on Denmark again for their newest signing, in the form of Frederica’s LIFESICK, an overwhelmingly hard-hitting act that takes aggressive, mosh-primed hardcore and introduces it to morbid, extreme metal. Their Read More …

GATECREEPER Premieres Music Video Via Bloody Disgusting

[Photo by Hayley Rippy] Arizona death metal newcomers GATECREEPER have premiered a new music video for the song “Desperation” from their forthcoming debut album Sonoran Depravation. “We chose a robbery-gone-wrong scenario, focusing on the bloody aftermath and suspenseful get-away rather than the Read More …

DIE CHOKING: Philadelphia Hypergrind Trio To Storm Full Terror Assault Fest This Weekend; Summer/Fall Tour Dates Expanded

[photo by Eddie Trefurt] Philadelphia-based by-the-throat hardcore grinders DIE CHOKING will take their blistering live set to the audiences at Full Terror Assault fest this weekend in Cave-In-Rock, Illinois. The band will storm the main stage of the massive gathering Read More …

NEUROSIS Confirms Four New Pacific Northwest Fall Shows Supporting Impending Eleventh LP, Fires Within Fires

[photo by John Sturdy] As NEUROSIS completes an intense European live run this week, the band begins to confirm new North American tour dates in support of their eleventh studio album, Fires Within Fires. NEUROSIS’ recent excursion through Europe included Read More …

GOYA: Arizona-Based Stoner Doom Trio To Release Limited Edition, Two-Song Nirvana Tribute; Band To Play Psycho Las Vegas This Weekend

2016 marks Phoenix, Arizona-based stoner doom trio GOYA‘s fifth year as a band. After singer/vocalist Jeff Owens and drummer Nick Lose recently recruited Sonny DeCarlo on bass, they wanted to get into the studio as quickly as possible to celebrate Read More …

BELLRINGER: Jettison LP From Outfit Led By Former Melvins Member Streaming At Noisey; Album Out This Week

The psychedelic but incendiary jazzed-out Texas rock outfit known as BELLRINGER prepares for the release of their new Jettison LP this week. Advancing the street date, Noisey has interrogated the band’s founding guitarist/vocalist Mark Deutrom — formerly of The Melvins, Read More …