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 …

CREEPING DEATH To Support Cattle Decapitation On 2022 US Winter Tour; Tickets On Sale TODAY + The Edge Of Existence EP Now Available On Vinyl

Texas death metal troupe CREEPING DEATH will kick off 2022 supporting veteran grind behemoths Cattle Decapitation on their Death…At Last tour. The trek runs from January 18th, 2022 through February 20th, 2022 with additional support provided by The Last Ten Read More …

GODLESS: Hyderabad, India Death Metal Outfit Confirms Record Launch Shows, Signature Beer, And More; Debut LP, States Of Chaos, To See Release Next Week

photos by David Dawson With their debut LP, States Of Chaos, nearing release next week, Hyderabad, India-based death metal quintet GODLESS has announced several release shows for the record, a signature beer, and more. GODLESS delvers eight intense and unfaltering 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 …

MUSK OX To Host Gimme Metal Guest DJ Special Saturday, November 13th; Inheritance Full-Length Out Now

Canadian chamber folk trio MUSK OX will host a Gimme Metal guest DJ special this Saturday, November 13th at 3:00pm ET /12:00pm PT. Don’t miss it! Visit gimmemetal.com and join the band in the live chat! MUSK OX released their Read More …

DEAD REGISTER: Atlanta Alt/Doom-Metal Trio To Embark On Fall East Coast Tour With Friendship Commanders This Friday; New LP Due In 2022

photo by Oscar Moreno Georgia’s post/alt-doom metal trio DEAD REGISTER will return to the road this week, embarking on a two-week East Coast tour with their comrades in Friendship Commanders. The tour begins this Friday, November 12th in their hometown Read More …

ANATOMY OF HABIT: Chicago Experimental Post-Punk/Doom Collective To Release Even If It Takes A Lifetime Full-Length December 10th; New Track Streaming At Invisible Oranges + Preorders Available

“…apocalyptically heavy and thoughtfully complex…” – Invisible Oranges Chicago-based experimental post-punk/doom metal collective ANATOMY OF HABIT is excited to announce their third album, Even If It Takes A Lifetime, set for release on December 10th, 2021. This will be the Read More …

CROWBAR To Kick Off US Tour With Municipal Waste This Week!

New Orleans sludge metal icons CROWBAR will return to the road this week! The journey begins with a pair of headlining shows on November 10th and November 11th in Shreveport, Louisiana and Little Rock, Arkansas respectively. From there, the band Read More …

CATTLE DECAPITATION Announces Death…At Last Headlining Tour With The Last Ten Seconds Of Life, Creeping Death, And Extinction A.D.

When CATTLE DECAPITATION released one of the most unflinching albums of 2019, Death Atlas, American fans were left in a void as tours were shut down due to the pandemic. Today, the San Diego grinders announce the Death…At Last Tour. Read More …

SOM To Release New Full-Length, The Shape Of Everything, January 21st, 2022 Via Pelagic Records; New Video Playing At BrooklynVegan + Preorders Available

SOM will release their anticipated new full-length, The Shape Of Everything, via Pelagic Records January 21st, 2022, today unveiling the record’s cover art, track listing, and a video for first single, “Animals.” Following their Awake EP released this past Spring Read More …