Roundup From The Compound – July 17th, 2017

  EARSPLIT DOES INSTAGRAM – We have a new Instagram! Follow us today! http://www.instagram.com/earsplitcompound UNSANE Launches Summer Tour; New Video Trailer Features First Audio From Southern Lord-Bound Sterilize LP – New York City noise rock kingpins UNSANE begin their Western Read More …

CYTOTOXIN: Chernobyl-Themed Death Metal Legion Issues Gammageddon Album Preview; Record To See Release Next Week Via Unique Leader

Gammageddon is the forthcoming new full-length from Germany-based, Chernobyl-themed death bringers, CYTOTOXIN. Captured earlier this year again at Kohlekeller Studios, Gammageddon centers itself on the city of Pripyat. Named after the nearby Pripyat River, Pripyat was founded on February 1970 Read More …

INTRCPTR: Decibel Magazine Premieres “Turbines” From Debut EP; I Out Next Week Through Magic Bullet Records

[photo by Marfa Capodanno] “…In the daytime they loom, not menacing, though their presence is always felt. Seemingly at home in the desert even though they are man-made. Turbines” Next week, Magic Bullet Records will release the debut EP by Read More …

EXPULSION: Nightmare Future Debut From Project Featuring Members Of Repulsion, Exhumed, Phobia, Intronaut, Gruesome, And More Out NOW And Streaming

“…ridiculously, brutally on point; a rousing revival of a sound that, while indeed legacy-affirming and glorious, instantly and continually eradicates any fears of a ho-hum legacy victory lap or halfhearted glory chasing. 9/10” – Decibel Extreme metal act EXPULSION — Read More …

MAYHEM: De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas Alive Limited Vinyl Repress Available; Additional Dates Added To Purgatorium Europæ Tour

“…convincing evidence that the grim magic of the mid-90s has faded not one corpse-painted jot.” – The Guardian Norwegian black metal pioneers MAYHEM have been commemorating the release of their 1994 landmark De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas full-length. The record recently earned Read More …

BLOODCLOT Featuring Current/Past Members Of Cro-Mags, Warzone, Queens Of The Stone Age, And More To Kick Off US Tour With Negative Approach This Friday; New Track Streaming

This Friday July 14th, BLOODCLOT – featuring true hardcore pioneers John Joseph (Cro-Mags), Todd Youth (Warzone, Murphy’s Law), Joey Castillo (ex-Queens Of The Stone Age, Blast!), Nick Oliveri (ex-Queens Of The Stone Age, Dwarves, Blast!) – will kick off a Read More …

PROSPEKT: Title Track From The Illuminated Sky By UK Progressive Metal Act Streaming At Decibel; Album Out Through Sensory Next Week

[photo by Luca De Falco] Stream / share PROSPEKT’s “The Illuminated Sky” HERE. Decibel Magazine is hosting an exclusive stream of “The Illuminated Sky,” the epic title track to the anticipated second album by UK-based progressive metal quartet, PROSPEKT, as Read More …

DYSCARNATE: UK Death Metal Trio To Release With All Their Might Full-Length Via Unique Leader Records This September

UK death metal trio DYSCARNATE will release their third full-length, and first for Unique Leader Records, on September 15th. Titled With All Their Might, the eight-track offering was captured by Stu McKay (Ingested, Acrania et al) at Studio 6 in Read More …

WILDERNESS DREAM: Paralysis Rise Now Streaming; EP Out Tomorrow Through Creator-Destructor Records

[photo by Joe Ellis] Unleash WILDERNESS DREAM’s Paralysis Rise EP RIGHT HERE. Oakland-based thrash/hardcore killers WILDERNESS DREAM will release their second EP, Paralysis Rise, through Creator-Destructor Records tomorrow, and has let the album out of the cages for early public Read More …