SCIENTIST: Heavy Blog Is Heavy Premieres Barbelith From Chicago Experimental Metal Conjurors; The Invisibles-Inspired Full-Length To Drop Tomorrow

“…thoroughly engaging from start to finish…” — Heavy Blog Is Heavy Chicago-based experimental metal conjurors, SCIENTIST, will unleash the brain-contorting wares of their complex yet compelling Barbelith full-length this Friday. Heavy Blog Is Heavy is premiering the forward-thinking offering in Read More …

VITAMIN X: “Modern Man” From Age Of Paranoia LP Streaming At No Echo; Album Set For Late May Release Via Southern Lord

[photo by Klaus Naber] Long-running Amsterdam hardcore punk outfit VITAMIN X has issued the first single from their upcoming sixth LP, Age Of Paranoia, the band’s first release for Southern Lord. The album-opening “Modern Man” has been unleashed through a Read More …

STONE DEAF: The Obelisk Debuts “Spitshine” Video By Colorado Doom/Rock Act; Royal Burnout Nears Release Via Black Bow Records

[photo by Damian Dufel] Colorado doom/rock outfit STONE DEAF has unveiled the first single from their impending second album, Royal Burnout, set for release in early May through Black Bow Records. The song comes by way of an official video Read More …

MORBID ANGEL To Kick Off US Headlining Tour Next Week; Silver Lining Music Releases Special 2xCD Tour Edition Of Kingdoms Disdained

Iconic death metal unit MORBID ANGEL will kick off their US headlining tour next week. Slated to commence on April 16th and run through May 17th, the month-long trek includes a headlining set at the New England Metal & Hardcore Read More …

Cadabra Records Presents Thomas Ligotti’s The Bungalow House LP; Audio Sample Playing At Dread Central

Spoken arts label Cadabra Records presents another tale of weird fiction, with Thomas Ligotti’s The Bungalow House. Produced on deluxe LP, the story is here narrated by Jon Padgett, and the album scored by Chris Bozzone. The label has partnered Read More …

NEQUIENT: Invisible Oranges Premieres “Cat’s Cradle” As Wolves At The Door Nears May Release Via Nefarious Industries

[photo by Nicolas Côté] “It’s two minutes to midnight on the Doomsday Clock, and no matter how much you stare at the strings you’re not going to see any cat or any cradle.” Chicago’s unhinged metal/hardcore outfit NEQUIENT has dispatched Read More …

PEEL: New Noise Magazine Debuts “Wet Work” From Chicago Rock & Roll Act; Never Not Dead EP To See Release April 27th

[photo by Kyle Hampson] Chicago-based PEEL has leaked the first single from their impending Never Not Dead, “Wet Work,” through a premiere at New Noise Magazine, as the new EP nears release in late April. The Never Not Dead EP Read More …

LEILA ABDUL-RAUF’s Third Solo Album, Diminution, Streaming At Noisey; Digital Sees Release This Week + Physical Preorders Posted

[photo by Nathan A. Verrill] “Some would say this is dark and lonely music, with urban overtones, while others feel a sense of otherworldliness and calm in its shimmering moods. I appreciate and welcome each individual’s interpretation of the most Read More …

GREEN DESERT WATER: The Obelisk Debuts “The Deepest Sea” Video From Iberian Classic Power Trio; Solar Plexus Full-Length Nears Release Via Small Stone

Solar Plexus, the forthcoming new full-length from Iberian stoner rock trio, GREEN DESERT WATER, will see release via Small Stone Records later this month. In advance of its official unveiling, today The Obelisk is pleased to debut the band’s video Read More …

GHASTLY: Svbterranean Streams “Whispers Through The Aether” As Death Velour LP Nears Release Via 20 Buck Spin

[photo by Saara Kujansuu] Svbterranean is now streaming “Whispers Through The Aether,” from Finnish death trio, GHASTLY, alongside a track-by-track breakdown of their mystical and punishing Death Velour LP, out next week through 20 Buck Spin. The nightmarish hallucinatory sound Read More …