LEILA ABDUL-RAUF: BrooklynVegan Premieres “Distortions In Phantasy III: Suspension” Video; Fourth Solo LP By Vastum Guitarist/Vocalist, Phantasiai, Out Now + Northwest Terror Fest Set Confirmed

photos by Dawn Howard Oakland, California-based multi-instrumentalist LEILA ABDUL-RAUF presents a new video for “Distortions In Phantasy III: Suspension” through a premiere hosted by BrooklynVegan. The song is found on her fourth solo LP, Phantasiai, which saw release in July. Read More …

BURIAL WAVES: Baltimore/DC Post-Rock Quintet Releases Debut EP, Holy Ground; Record Is Out Now Through All Digital Providers Via Dark Operative

photos by Seannie Camera Holy Ground, the vibrant debut EP from Baltimore/Washington, DC-based alt/post-rock quintet BURIAL WAVES, is out today and streaming on all platforms through Dark Operative. Holy Ground was recorded and engineered by J Robbins (Jawbox, Burning Airlines) Read More …

DORMANT ORDEAL: Polish Technical Death Metal Act To Release The Grand Scheme Of Things Full-Length Through Selfmadegod Records In December; “Poetry Doesn’t Work On Whores” Streaming + Preorders Posted

photos by Kamil Molendys Polish technical death metal trio DORMANT ORDEAL presents their third album, The Grand Scheme Of Things, their first record for Selfmadegod Records. Announcing the record for early December release, the lead single “Poetry Doesn’t Work On Read More …

200 STAB WOUNDS: Revolver Magazine Streams Slave To The Scalpel Debut LP From Cleveland Vicious Death Crew; Album Sees Release Friday Through Maggot Stomp

photo by Nick McGroder Revolver Magazine is hosting the exclusive first public streaming of Slave To The Scalpel, the pulverizing debut LP from Cleveland, Ohio-based death metal outfit 200 STAB WOUNDS. The record is streaming now ahead of its release Read More …

GODLESS: Indian Death Metal Quintet Releases “Fluxion” Single; Decimating Debut LP, States Of Chaos, To See Release In Two Weeks + Preorders Posted

photo by David Dawson Hyderabad, India’s death metal force GODLESS has issued the blazing new single “Fluxion,” the latest preview of their impending debut LP, States Of Chaos, nearing release later this month. From their inauspicious origins within a very Read More …

THANGORODRIM: Liberation In Unbound Chaos 666 Debut Album From California Occult Rock Sect Out Today Via Blood Blast Distribution And Streaming In Its Entirety

photos by S. Zamora “…fans of classic occult rock like Coven, along with newer bands like The Oath, Lucifer, and Royal Thunder will enjoy the spooky and entrancing atmosphere created by THANGORODRIM.” – Decibel Magazine Today, San Jose, California-based occult Read More …

NYT LIV: Copenhagen Alt Hardcore Quartet Releases “Grå Dage” Video/Single; Den Døde Sol LP Nears Release Through Indisciplinarian

photo by Martin Goltermann Copenhagen based alternative hardcore crew NYT LIV prepares for their impending second album, Den Døde Sol (“The Dead Sun”), to see release through Indisciplinarian. With the record two weeks from its arrival, the band presents its Read More …

JOE WUNDERLE: Ohio-Based Country Storyteller Releases Album As Part Of Anti-Corporate Music’s The Magnolia Sessions; “Farewell Yodel no3” Playing At The Sleeping Shaman

photos by Ericka Poore The second season of Anti-Corporate Records’ beloved The Magnolia Sessions continues this month, with the release of a new recording from JOE WUNDERLE, out today. The album’s “Farewell Yodel no3” is now playing at The Sleeping Read More …

REDEMPTOR: Polish Death Metal Band WIth Current/Ex-Members Of Decapitated, Vader, Hate, Banisher, And More To Release Agonia Through Selfmadegod Records; “Potion Of The Skies” Video Playing

photos by Michał Xaay Loranc Selfmadegod Records presents Agonia, the destructive new album from Krakow, Poland-based death metal outfit REDEMPTOR – uniting current and former members of Decapitated, Vader, Hate, Sceptic, Sothoth, Banisher, Deivos, and more – now confirmed for Read More …

NEQUIENT: Decibel Magazine Streams Collective Punishment EP By Chicago Hardcore Act; Record Out Friday Through Nefarious Industries + Band Preorders To Support Equal Justice Initiative

photos by Nicolas Côté Decibel Magazine is currently hosting an exclusive stream of Collective Punishment, the new EP by Chicago’s NEQUIENT. Set to see release through November Nefarious Industries this Friday, the band is donating all presale proceeds to the Read More …