EARSPLIT PR: Roundup From The Compound – May 5, 2014

ENABLER: Track From Inbound Second LP Now Crushing At Pitchfork – Pitchfork has just posted a stream of “Balance Of Terror,” the latest single to hit the streets from ENABLER‘s impending second LP, La Fin Absolue Du Monde. [More…]

WOLVHAMMER: Details Of Impending Third LP Announced – Midwestern metal cult, WOLVHAMMER, has put the final touches on their third studio full-length, and today unveils the album’s full info including the cover art and a short trailer. [More…]

BENEATH: The Barren Throne Now Playing In Its Entirety At Metal Hammer; Release Day Looms – With its official detonation now less than twenty-four hours away, the crypt keepers at Metal Hammer bring extreme metal fans the sordid sounds of The Barren Throne, the latest long player from Iceland-based death metal leviathans, BENEATH, in its entirety! [More…]

JEREMY IRONS & THE RATGANG MALIBUS: Full Album + Video From Psychedelic Space Rock Perpetrators Now Playing At The Obelisk – In celebration of tomorrow’s official unveiling via Small Stone Recordings, today the volume peddlers at The Obelisk offer up a full stream of Spirit Knife, the newest full-length from Swedish psychedelic space rock perpetrators, JEREMY IRONS & THE RATGANG MALIBUS, alongside the official video for first single, “Wind Seized.” [More…]

LIONS OF TSAVO: Texas Metal/Sludge Trio Continues Spring Tour – Following the release of their Traverser LP via Toxic Assets in November, Austin’s caustic sludge metal trio, LIONS OF TSAVO, continue to tour the American landscape in support of the album. [More…]

MARTYR’S TONGUE: San Juan Crew Dispatches Vicious Track Via Cvlt Nation – A pummeling new track from San Juan, Puerto Rico-based MARTYR’S TONGUE is now available via Cvlt Nation. [More…]

ULCERATE: Vermis North America MMXIV Tour Begins This Week – The members of Auckland, New Zealand’s demoralizing trio, ULCERATE, are currently headed stateside, as their return to North America embarks this week with the Vermis North America MMXIV tour, beginning this Thursday, May 1st. [More…]

OBLITERATIONS Completes Tracking For Southern Lord Debut – Following a signing announcement at the beginning of 2014, followed by crushing waves of subsequent touring, California’s OBLITERATIONS has finished tracking their debut LP for Southern Lord. [More…]

PENTAGRAM Confirms Three Texas Appearances This July – Doom legends, PENTAGRAM, will be performing select shows in Texas this July. [More…]

WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM Announces Release Date Of Celestite; Tour Dates Confirmed – Excitement has been growing since WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM announced the unexpected release of Celestite, an instrumental, experimental companion record to 2011’s Celestial Lineage. [More…]

HULL: Brooklyn Sludge Rock Cooperative Issues European Tour Wrap-Up; Live Footage Posted – Long-running Brooklyn sludge rock cooperative, HULL, recently wrapped up a two-week run of live takeovers through Europe. [More…]

BLACK ANVIL: “Still Reborn” Now Playing At Noisey; Band To Perform Hail Death Live In Its Entirety – As the release of their third full-length, Hail Death, draws near, today Vice’s mega music gateway, Noisey, offers up a premiere of “Still Reborn,” from New York black metal unit, BLACK ANVIL. [More…]

CRADLE OF FILTH: Decibel Unveils “The Raping Of Faith” From Total Fucking Darkness Demo; Release Day Draws Near – In anticipation of the imminent release of Total Fucking Darkness, the infamous third demo from notorious UK extreme metal merchants, CRADLE OF FILTH, today Decibel Magazine spews forth a premiere of “The Raping Of Faith.” [More…]

CLOAK OF ALTERING: Full Plague Beasts Album Streaming; Newest Chaos From Mories Out Now On Crucial BlastPlague Beasts, the third full-length torture session from CLOAK OF ALTERING, is out now on Crucial Blast. [More…]

Third Installment Of Cvlt Nation’s Compilation Series Now Playing With MISFITS’ Earth A.D. – CVLT Nation is proud to present the third covers compilation in their ongoing series, The CVLT Nation Sessions, with MISFITS‘ seminal album Earth A.D. [More…]

BULBUL: Baffling Austrian Rock Crusaders Offload Frantic Nine-Minute Jam At American Aftermath – Vienna’s unfathomably pliable, ceaselessly entertaining, pigeonhole-avoiding riff and rhythm crusading trio, BULBUL, has created their finest and freakiest works yet, closing a six-year gap since their last album with their incoming Hirn Fein Hacken. [More…]

RIVERS OF NIHIL Debuts “Birth Of The Omnisavior” Video; Tour With Whitechapel And Devildriver Begins Next Month – Reading, Pennsylvania natives, RIVERS OF NIHIL, continue their ascent of the death metal ladder with a brand new music video. [More…]

THE GREAT SABATINI Lets New Single Off The Chain Via Metal Injection Video Premiere; North American Tour Announced – As Montreal noise metal quartet, THE GREAT SABATINI, prepares to break out their newest assembly of slamming chords and caustic vocals that is their Dog Years LP, today the first single from the album has been let off the chain through a video premiere at the mighty Metal Injection. [More…]

GRAVES AT SEA: New Hymn From Forthcoming Split With Sourvein Now Polluting The Airwaves At Pitchfork – Head over to Pitchfork.com for an earful of grisly doom from legendary Portland misery bringers, GRAVES AT SEA. [More…]

DIVINE CIRCLES Spreads Their Ethereal Dark Folk Across The US – USX violinist, Meghan Mulhearn’s heady solo outing, DIVINE CIRCLES, is currently spreading their ethereal dark folk across the US on a short run of live rituals alongside Elisa Faires. [More…]

BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME Announces Additional North American Dates Preceding Tour With Meshuggah – As previously announced, BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME will be joining Meshuggah for their 25th anniversary tour across North America. [More…]

GREENLEAF: Swedish Stoner Rockers Go “Ocean Deep;” New Track Posted + European Tour To Commence Later This Month – Kick your weekend off with some bonged-out, psychedelic-tinged stoner rock courtesy of GREENLEAF and “Ocean Deep.” [More…]

INCARNATED: Polish Death Metal Veterans To Release Third Album Via Selfmadegod; New Song Accessible – Following an extensive eight-year gap since their last full-length album, Polish death metal veterans, INCARNATED, are back with their decimating third album, now nearing release this Spring via Selfmadegod Records. [More…]

VANHELGD Releases Lead Track From Relics Of Sulphur Salvation Via Decibel Magazine – Decibel Magazine is now hosting a stream of “Dödens Maskätna Anlete,” the harrowing opening track from Swedish death metal cult, VANHELGD‘s third LP, Relics Of Sulphur Salvation. [More…]

LOCUSTA: Ohio Technical Grinding Death Metal Unit Announces Live Takeover – After a two-year hiatus, Ohio technical grinding death metal peddlers, LOCUSTA, will be embarking on a live takeover through the East Coast this Spring! [More…]

POWER TRIP Continues To Lock Down Tour Actions Through Summer 2014 – Having been on the road relentlessly all year, Texas crossover outfit, POWER TRIP, continues to announce new live actions, with a new round of tour dates now confirmed for the months ahead. [More…]

DWELLERS: Salt Lake City Psychedelic Riff-Wranglers Present Another Taste Of Pagan Fruit; Release To Drop Next Week Via Small Stone – With the release of Pagan Fruit now less than a week away, Salt Lake City psychedelic riff-wranglers, DWELLERS, in cooperation with Metal Insider, present “Spirit Of The Staircase.” [More…]

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