FIXATION: BrooklynVegan Premieres “The Role” From Philadelphia Hardcore Act; Preorders For Into The Pain Flexi Posted At WAR Records + East Coast Tour Approaches

[photo by Todd Pollock] As WAR Records prepares to release the Into The Pain flexi from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania hardcore outfit FIXATION, BrooklynVegan has premiered the EP’s lead track, “The Role,” as preorders for the record have been issued. Into The Read More …

HYPOXIA: Heavy Blog Is Heavy Streams “Despise” From NYC Act With Members Of Monstrosity, Vile, And More; Abhorrent Disease Out Next Week Via Selfmadegod Records + Release Show Booked

As New York City death metal outfit HYPOXIA – featuring within its ranks members of Monstrosity, Secrecy, Castrator, Lethal Entity, and more – prepares to release its new Abhorrent Disease full-length through Selfmadegod Records next week, Heavy Blog Is Heavy Read More …

HAZE MAGE: Doomed And Stoned Streams Chronicles LP By Baltimore Fantasy/Stoner Metal Act; Album Out Friday Via Grimoire Records + Band To Play Grim Reefer Fest This Weekend

[photo by Shane Gardner] Doomed And Stoned is now streaming Chronicles, the debut full-length from Baltimore, Maryland-based fantasy metal/stoner outfit HAZE MAGE, which sees release through Grimoire Records this Friday. The day after – 4/20 of course – the band Read More …

PSYCHO LAS VEGAS 2019: Megadeth And Opeth Join Electric Wizard To Headline America’s Rock ‘N’ Roll Bacchanal; Final Lineup Including Mogwai, Beach House, 1349, Yakuza, And More Revealed + Tickets On Sale Now

PSYCHO LAS VEGAS 2019 continues to make waves as it confirms its final lineup for this year’s three-day, four-stage takeover of Mandalay Bay Resort And Casino August 16th – 18th, 2019. Swedish progressive metal titans Opeth and Grammy award-winning thrash Read More …

ZUD: Maine Black’n’Roll Cult To Embark On Springtime In The Abyss Pt. 2 Northeast Tour With Gridfailure; New Live Footage Posted

Portland, Maine’s black’n’roll cult ZUD is preparing to embark on a new tour through the Northeastern US in early May, dubbed Springtime In The Abyss Pt. 2. Live footage of ZUD performing “Mojave Acid Rain” and “In Conspiracy With The Read More …

LOST DOG STREET BAND: Weight Of A Trigger LP Hits #5 On Billboard Bluegrass Chart; Album Out Now Through Anti-Corporate Music + US Tour Begins Today

Weight Of A Trigger, the powerful fifth LP from Muhlenberg County, Kentucky-based dark country outfit LOST DOG STREET BAND, is #5 on the Billboard Bluegrass charts, following its release through Anti-Corporate Music at the end of March. This accomplishment has Read More …

ANCIENT TORMENT: Rhode Island Black Metal Cult To Release Satan’s Legacy Come Flesh EP Via Eternal Death; New Track Streaming + Preorders Available

Under the malevolent glow of an Autumn moon emerges ANCIENT TORMENT. Forged in 2016 by guitarist Tormentum (Witch King) in Providence, Rhode Island, three years of careful planning were taken to ensure the triumphant unveiling of the debut EP Satan’s Read More …

PSYCHO SMOKEOUT: Yob Confirmed To Close Out Day-Long 4/20 Celebration; Glassy-Eyed Gala To Include Vendor Market, VR Installations, Cannabis Carnival, Burlesque Shows, And More!

Already featuring a smoking lineup of some of doom, stoner, and psychedelic rock’s most revered acts, the first annual PSYCHO SMOKEOUT is pleased to welcome Oregon doom titans Yob to the glassy-eyed gala. Currently wrapping up a North American tour Read More …

MARTYRDÖD Releases Single And Video For “Helveteslarm” As Hexhammaren LP Nears North American Release Through Southern Lord This May

[photo by Jimmy Johansson] Swedish crust punk/metal outfit MARTYRDÖD has issued an official video for “Helveteslarm,” the new single from the band’s impending seventh album, Hexhammaren, set for release in North America through Southern Lord on May 10th. As with Read More …

HAZE MAGE: “Bong Witch” Streaming At The Sludgelord; Chronicles Album By Baltimore Fantasy Metal Act To See Release On 4/20 Eve Via Grimoire Records

[photo by Shane Gardner] The Sludgelord has just lit up “Bong Witch,” the new hit from Baltimore, Maryland fantasy metal/stoner outfit HAZE MAGE, and their impending debut full-length, Chronicles. The album will see release through Grimoire Records on the eve Read More …