PSYCHO SMOKEOUT 2.0 To Take Place April 18th, 2020; Lineup Includes Weedeater, The Obsessed, Acid King, Cough, And More + Early Bird Tickets On Sale Now!

Behold! PSYCHO SMOKEOUT 2.0 will make its annual descent upon Los Angeles’ multi-level Catch One Riff Compound April 18th, 2020. Brought to you by Psycho Entertainment and RidingEasy Records, this year’s day-long puffathon features performances from nearly two-dozen artists including Read More …

ORM: Danish Black Metal Act Releases Final Excerpt From Their New Full-Length, Ir; Album Out This Week Through Indisciplinarian

[photo by Naya Buch] This Friday, August 30th, Danish black metal-combo ORM will release their second album Ir, an ambitious piece of art meditating on loss and contingency from a mythological perspective. Until now, the band has released two live Read More …

VAURA: Post-Punk Premieres “The Lightless Ones” From Brooklyn-Based Experimental Collective Featuring Members Of Gorguts, Dysrhythmia, Azar Swan, Kayo Dot, And Tombs; Sables Preorders Available Via Profound Lore

“…while some artists choose to create genre pieces that are borderline pastiche, VAURA has always explored new territory and challenged perceptions, while at the same time creating some of the most interesting, ear-catching records this side of the spectrum.” — Read More …

KICKER: Pure Drivel Full-Length From Oakland Punk Unit Featuring Current/Past Members Of Neurosis, Dystopia, And Operation Ivy Out NOW And Streaming Via Tankcrimes

“KICKER just hits every pleasure point that you want hit from punk like this. The production is raw and dirty, the rhythms are short and driving with Dave Edwardson’s walking basslines putting an extra hop in their step, and Pete Read More …

THETAN: Decibel Magazine Premieres “Null And Void” By Nashville Powerviolence Duo; Abysmal LP Nears Release Through Anti-Corporate Music

Decibel Magazine is now streaming “Null And Void,” the new single by Nashville, Tennessee-based hardcore/powerviolence duo THETAN. The band ends a four-year release hiatus with their second full-length, Abysmal, which will be issued February 1st via Anti-Corporate Music. The members Read More …

AKULA: Ohio-Based Progressive/Psychedelic Heavy Rock Collective Featuring Members Of Lo-Pan To Release Self-Titled Debut Via Hellmistress Records; New Track Streaming + Preorders Available

Stream / Share AKULA’s “Force Me Open” HERE Ohio-Based progressive/psychedelic heavy rock collective AKULA — featuring within its ranks members of Lo-Pan — will release its self-titled debut September 28th via Hellmistress Records. Comprised of four immersive tracks weighted as Read More …