BLACK COBRA Drummer Dominates James Bond 50th Anniversary Piece

BLACK COBRA drummer Rafa Martinez was featured in a colossal piece commemorating the 50th anniversary of the James Bond franchise, published today on the National Heavy Metal sector of Examiner.com. Obviously a superfan of the entire Bond legacy, Martinez offered Read More …

BLACK COBRA Release First Video From Invernal LP Via Rue Morgue Magazine

Devastating metallic sludge innovators BLACK COBRA have today released their new unique, sinister video for “Crimson Blade,” the first official video to be released from their lauded 2011-released Invernal LP. Conceived/constructed by the band themselves and director Greg Downing (of Read More …

BLACK COBRA Issue Tour Wrap-Up; Band Featured On Fox News Latino

Thunderous sludge metal duo BLACK COBRA have returned to their hometown in San Francisco to recuperate from a seemingly endless bout of heavy-duty touring across multiple continents in support of their incredibly well-received fourth LP Invernal. The band surpassed playing Read More …

Southern Lord Tour Begins Today; Massive Label Mixtape Posted At Cvlt Nation

The crushing Southern Lord label tour featuring ENABLER, BURNING LOVE, MARTYRDÖD and BLACK BREATH begins tonight in Seattle, with special guest headliners for the evening, POISON IDEA! In celebration the kickoff of this incredible tour, today Cvlt Nation is hosting Read More …

BLACK COBRA Confirm New American Summer Headlining Dates; New Zealand/Australian Tour With Fu Manchu Begins Next Week

Crushing Bay Area duo BLACK COBRA have devastated audiences across Europe for several weeks — including a performance at the massive annual Roadburn Festival in Holland this past weekend — with the tour coming to a close in Helsinki, Finland Read More …

The Earsplit Compound vs. SXSW 2012

Earsplit are securing the compound for our annual migration to Austin unite with our brothers-in-arms at  this year’s South By Southwest throwdown. Once again, a massive amount of Earsplit-related artists, labels and cohorts are involved in the fiesta where all Read More …

BLACK COBRA Announce December Headlining Tour Following Dates With Kyuss Lives!

BLACK COBRA have just confirmed a headlining tour immediately following their previously-announced tour supporting Kyuss Lives! and The Sword this November into December. While they are prepared to unleash plenty of material from their brand new full-length Invernal live for Read More …