MANIC ABRAXAS: Nine Circles Premieres “TranscendX” From Bangor, Maine-Based Dystopian Metal/Punk Trio; Steve Austin-Produced Fourth Album, Skinformation, Nears August 2nd Release

photos by Michael Hallahan “…dystopian ride through sonic chaos.” – Nine Circles “TranscendX” is the new single from Bangor, Maine-based MANIC ABRAXAS. Now playing exclusively at Nine Circles, the track is the latest warning shot fired before the band’s fourth Read More …

SATAN: Long Running Heavy Metal Outfit To Unleash Songs In Crimson September 13th Via Metal Blade Records; Preorders Now Available

Long-running heavy metal legends, SATAN, recently announced their upcoming new full-length, Songs In Crimson, set for release on September 13th via Metal Blade Records. Today, they are pleased to launch the record’s preorders.   SATAN’s history is storied, their albums and Read More …

ØRESUND SPACE COLLECTIVE: It’s Psychedelic Baby Magazine Streams Orgone Unicorn, The 44th Release From Prolific Scandinavian Prog/Jazz Group; Album Out Friday On Laser’s Edge

“…mind-bending space odysseys wrapped in a dark, prog-soaked vibe.” – It’s Psychedelic Baby Magazine It’s Psychedelic Baby Magazine is hosting an exclusive stream of Orgone Unicorn, the sprawling new album from the prolific Scandinavian instrumental/improvisational progressive/space-jazz group, ØRESUND SPACE COLLECTIVE, Read More …

LACERATION: Second LP From Bay Area Death/Thrash Quartet, I Erode, Now Streaming In Its Entirety; Album Out Friday On 20 Buck Spin + West Coast Tour Nears

photos by Bill Batchalor I Erode, the second album from Bay Area death/thrash quartet LACERATION, is now streaming in its incinerating entirety ahead of its official worldwide release through 20 Buck Spin this Friday. After the scorching Demise LP in Read More …

HARVESTMAN: Triptych: Part Two LP From Psych Act Of Neurosis’ Steve Von Till Out Now On Neurot Recordings; Triptych: Part Three To See Release In October

photos by Kylee Pardick Triptych: Part Two, the second of three themed albums from HARVESTMAN – the psych/ambient project of Neurosis’ Steve Von Till – is out now on Neurot Recordings. The album was released yesterday in conjunction with the Read More …

ATOM DRIVER: Decibel Magazine Premieres “Say Anything You Want” Video; Occupants EP From New Jersey Band Formed By Deadguy, Good Clean Fun, Buzzkill Members Nears August 9th Release

photos by CJ Grogan “New Jersey noise rockers ATOM DRIVER are having fun and getting loud about it on their latest EP, Occupants….” – Decibel Magazine Decibel Magazine’s website is the restricted zone designated to premiere the “Say Anything You Read More …

EX EVERYTHING And GREAT FALLS: Neurot Recordings Labelmates Announce August California Tour

Oakland post-hardcore quartet EX EVERYTHING and Seattle post-metal trio GREAT FALLS have teamed up for a five-city tour through California. The trek runs from August 7th through August 11th with shows in Bakersfield, San Diego, Fullerton, Atascadero, and San Francisco. Read More …

RIVERS OF NIHIL: The Work (Instrumentals) Out Now And Streaming On Metal Blade Records!

Stream/purchase RIVERS OF NIHIL’s The Work (Instrumentals) HERE. Reading, Pennsylvania-based progressive death metallers RIVERS OF NIHIL are pleased to release the instrumental edition of their acclaimed full-length, The Work, out today on Metal Blade Records. RIVERS OF NIHIL has never Read More …

FÖHN: Greek Funeral Doom Trio To Release New Album, Condescending, August 23rd Via Hypaethral Records/These Hands Melt “Bereft;” Single/Lyric Video Now Playing + Preorders Available

Watch FÖHN’s “Bereft” lyric video HERE. Athens, Greece-based avant-garde funeral doom out, FÖHN, is preparing to release their debut 2xLP, Condescending on August 23rd through Hypaethral Records in North America and These Hands Melt in Europe, today unveiling the record’s Read More …

THE STABBING JABS: Debut LP From Ohio Punk/Noise Rock Band Formed By Former Members Of Chrome Cranks, GG Allin & The Murder Junkies, Gang Green Out Now On Reptilian Records

Reptilian Records presents the eponymous debut LP from Cincinnati, Ohio’s ripping THE STABBING JABS. Having already been released in Europe on French label Beast Records in April, Reptilian now unloads this gritty album upon the US population. THE STABBING JABS Read More …