ETERNAL SLEEP To Join Eastern North American June Tour With Nails, Full Of Hell, And God’s Hate Following Release Of Debut LP

[photo by Tim Semega] Following the late May release of their debut LP, The Emptiness Of…, through Closed Casket Activities, Pittsburgh-based ETERNAL SLEEP will take part in one of the year’s most damaging live excursions, joining Full Of Hell, and Read More …

MANTAR Unveils “Cross The Cross” Video; Ode To The Flame Out Now On Nuclear Blast

Ode To The Flame is the nihilistic new full-length from Northern Germany-based infernal metal duo, MANTAR. Out now on Nuclear Blast, the record is currently available in CD, vinyl (black and gold – the latter of which is only available Read More …

Roundup From The Compound – April 18th, 2016

VICTIMS: Tankcrimes-Bound Sirens Full-Length From Stockholm Crust Unit Streaming At Noisey; Record Out Now – Long-running Stockholm hardcore crust malefactors, VICTIMS, released their anticipated Sirens full-length via Tankcrimes on Friday, the band’s first full-length since 2011’s critically-lauded A Dissident tracked Read More …

RABID FLESH EATERS: Mike Scaccia-Produced Reign Of Terror Full-Length Out TODAY And Streaming At No Clean Singing

“Reign Of Terror is a fleet, furious, high-voltage charge of thrash and speed metal, with venom coursing through its blood-stream and plenty of viciously barbed hooks in every song.” – No Clean Singing Today, Arlington, Texas-based thrash-fueled speed demons, RABID Read More …

INTEGRITY: Humanity Is The Devil 20th Anniversary LP Available For Record Store Day + Mailorder Preorders Set For Monday; Band To Play This Is Hardcore Fest

[photo by Tina Brugnoletti] This weekend, Organized Crime Records will re-release of one of the hardcore scene’s most infamous, everlasting albums, with the 20th Anniversary vinyl version of INTEGRITY’s Humanity Is The Devil. A limited red vinyl version of the Read More …

BATTLECROSS + ABNORMALITY To Kick Off US Tour With Soulfly, Suffocation, And Lody Kong

Next week, Motor City thrashers BATTLECROSS and Massachusetts-based extreme metal outfit ABNORMALITY will take to the streets with Soulfly, Suffocation, and Lody Kong for an extensive US tour. The near-month-long excursion runs from April 22nd through May 20th with additional Read More …

TILES: Pretending 2 Run By Detroit Prog Quartet Out Today Via Laser’s Edge; Band Presents Jethro Tull’s Ian Anderson With Copy

Laser’s Edge presents the massive 2xCD Pretending 2 Run album from Detroit prog rock kings, TILES, releasing the record worldwide today. Encompassing nearly one-hundred minutes of music produced by Terry Brown (Rush, Fates Warning), and with artwork by Hugh Syme Read More …

THE GOLDEN GRASS: Coming Back Again Full-Length From Psychedelic Retro Rock Trio Streaming At Loudwire + European Tour Announced

This Friday, Brooklyn, New York-based psychedelic retro rock trio THE GOLDEN GRASS will unveil the jam-laden harvests of their Coming Back Again full-length in North America via Listenable Records. Captured by Jeff Berner at Galuminum Foil Productions, Coming Back Again Read More …