AFTERBIRTH: New York Progressive/Brutal Death Metal Pioneers Featuring Members Of Helmet, Artificial Brain, And Buckshot Facelift Join The Unique Leader Records Roster

New York progressive/brutal death metal pioneers AFTERBIRTH, featuring within its ranks members of Helmet, Artificial Brain, and Buckshot Facelift are the latest additions to the Unique Leader Records roster. Heavy, complex guitar work; atypically inspired bass rumblings; skillful, fast, and tastefully Read More …

Roundup From The Compound – February 20th, 2017

FORESEEN: Finnish Crossover Act To Release Second Album, Grave Danger, Via 20 Buck Spin In April; Spring US Tour Announced – Returning a few years and a few tours after their 2014-released Helsinki Savagery debut album set the world ablaze, Read More …

DEATHWISH: Wisconsin Destroyers To Release Unleash Hell LP Via Beer City Records And Skateboards; Video Playing At Decibel Magazine

[photo by Adam DeGross] Wisconsin’s raging hardcore punk/thrash rock destroyers, DEATHWISH, are prepared to assault the public with their second LP, Unleash Hell, set for release on March 10th, once again through their cohorts at Beer City Music And Skateboards. Read More …

SCOUR: Extreme Metal Collaboration Uniting Current/Past Members Of Down, Pig Destroyer, Cattle Decapitation, Animosity, And Strong Intention To Play First Official Show Ever This Weekend In New Orleans

SCOUR – the extreme metal collaboration uniting Philip H. Anselmo (Pantera, Down, Superjoint etc.), John Jarvis (Pig Destroyer), Derek Engemann (Cattle Decapitation), Chase Fraser (Continuum, former Animosity, Decrepit Birth), and Jesse Schobel (Strong Intention) – will play their first official Read More …

BLACK ARMY JACKET: Remastered Closed Casket Album From NYC Powerviolence Unit Streaming At Noisey With Exclusive Interview

Magic Bullet is preparing to release two albums by infamous, deactivated NYC powerviolence outfit, BLACK ARMY JACKET, with remastered, digital reissues of the band’s 222 and Closed Casket albums on streaming and digital platforms. With both records prepared to be Read More …

XIBALBA Diablo, Con Amor… Adios Out Now And Streaming At Metal Injection; Band To Play East Coast This Weekend

Southern California’s XIBALBA today releases their devastating new Diablo, Con Amor… Adios EP through Closed Casket Activities, streaming the record at Metal Injection, as the band takes to the East Coast on a three-city stampede. One year since the release Read More …