EARSPLIT PR: Roundup From The Compound – September 16, 2013

A STORM OF LIGHT: New Album Streaming In Full At Noisecreep – With its imminent release now less than a week away, today Noisecreep presents A STORM OF LIGHT‘s smoldering Nations to Flames album in its entirety! [More…]

GNAW: Experimental Noise Malefactors Sully Souls With New Track Premiere – New York City’s beloved noise weavers, GNAW, lurch from their den of deviance with a new track of sonic abomination in the form of “Widowkeeper.” [More…]

NEUROSIS: Exclusive Live Performances In Portland, Oregon and Bristol, UK Confirmed – Following their recent special one-off concert at the H.P. Lovecraft themed NecronomiCon gathering in Providence, Rhode Island, the mighty NEUROSIS just confirmed two new exclusive performances on both sides of the Atlantic. [More…]

BL’AST!: Video Interview With Band And More From Dave Grohl’s 606 Studios Posted At Vice/Noisey – Following the release of Blood!, the freshly-unearthed/released LP from iconic ’80s Santa Cruz surf/skate/hardcore act, BL’AST!, Vice Magazine’s music channel Noisey.com is hosting an exclusive video from the mixing sessions of the album from earlier this year in Dave Grohl’s 606 Studios in Northridge, California. [More…]

HAVOK: New Video Now Playing At Loudwire – Today the metal technicians at Loudwire hurl forth an exclusive premiere of “Worse Than War,” the latest video from Denver thrash assassins HAVOK. [More…]

OBELYSKKH: Pitchfork Releases Track From German Doom Unit’s Third LP – Doomseekers everywhere, listen up, for today Pitchfork is streaming the public’s first run-in with some of the year’s best thundering riffage, courtesy of German quartet OBELYSKKH. [More…]

ULCERATE: Relapse Debut Vermis Streaming At MetalSucks – In just days, Vermis – the already critically-lauded fourth LP from New Zealand death metal innovators, ULCERATE – will finally see its undeniable release onto mankind via Relapse, the band’s maiden release with the label. [More…]

TARJA: New Track From Finnish Songstress Now Streaming At Metal Insider Colours In The Dark, the forthcoming new studio recording from Finnish songstress/former Nightwish soprano, TARJA, is just two weeks away. [More…]

DEAD IN THE DIRT West Coast Invasion Begins; Band Confirms Europe And Southeast Asia Tours – This week Atlanta’s DEAD IN THE DIRT take their depraved anthems to stages throughout the Western half of the country on a sixteen-city rampage alongside Homewrecker and Harm’s way, embarking out of Saint Louis this Wednesday, September 11th. [More…]

IMPALED To Unleash Re-Recording Of Debut – On the thirteen-year anniversary of IMPALED‘s The Dead Shall Dead Remain debut, the group will be releasing a re-recording entitled The Dead Still Dead Remain. Long tangled in legal limbo, the music from The Dead Shall Dead Remain has been unavailable on CD for over a decade. [More…]

EMPIRE OF RATS Unloads A Fresh Beatdown With “Society’s Zero” Via Toxicbreed’s Funhouse – As they gear up for the nearing release of their vicious self-titled debut LP via A389 on the first day of October MMXIII, today EMPIRE OF RATS unloads a vigorous aural beating with a new track from the album. [More…]

ARMED FOR APOCALYPSE Kicks Off US Live Assault; UK Tour Dates AnnouncedARMED FOR APOCALYPSE brings their molten brutality to the stage on the official Oceans To Summit tour kickoff in Chico, California. [More…]

TWITCHING TONGUES: Month-Long North American Tour Begins This Week – This Friday the 13th of September, TWITCHING TONGUES take their brooding metal-tinged, rocked-out hardcore to the North American masses on the brutal month-long On Tour There Is No Law 2013. [More…]

STRANGELIGHT: New Track Premiere Brought To You By Altsounds.com – Today Altsounds.com is pleased to deliver the first taste of STRANGELIGHT! [More…]

SECRETS OF THE SKY Unveils Powerful Video For “Decline” At Metal Injection – As their debut full-length To Sail Black Waters nears release the first week of October, today Oakland-based genre-morphing progressive doom sextet SECRETS OF THE SKY proudly unveils the band’s intense new video for their crushing “Decline” opus. [More…]

THE RUINS OF BEVERAST: Fourth LP From Elite Black Metal Sorcerer Now Playing At Decibel Blood Vaults – The Blazing Gospel Of Heinrich Kramer (Cryptae Sanguinum – Evangelium Flagrans Henrici Institoris), the fourth LP from German enigma THE RUINS OF BEVERAST, is now playing in its entirety as the brilliant album sees its conquering delivery this week via Ván Records. [More…]

DRUGS OF FAITH Confirms Details On Upcoming EP – Northern Virginia-based trio DRUGS OF FAITH has completed the final stages of their upcoming new EP as they prepare it for release late this Autumn. [More…]

BLACKOUT: NYC Psychedelic Doom Trio To Release New Full-Length – NYC psychedelic doom trio, BLACKOUT, is pleased to announce the release of their We Are Here debut! [More…]

PESTILENCE Album Confirmed For November Release – Candlelight Records today confirms November 11th as the North American release date for Obsideo, the new album from Dutch metal extremists PESTILENCE. [More…]

WORMED: Sci-Fi Death Metal Contortionists Announce East Coast Tour Dates – Madrid’s sci-fi death metal cult, WORMED, are making a cosmic exploration stateside next month with plans to disintegrate seven East Coast cities. [More…]

A389 X Bash Update: INFEST, HAYMAKER, ALL OUT WAR, WEEKEND NACHOS, FULL OF HELL Added – As A389 Records prepares for the tenth anniversary of their existence and annual January Bash in Baltimore, today the label drops the curtain on some of the upcoming installment’s key performers. [More…]

SKELETONWITCH: Second Serpents Unleashed Studio Video Posted – Midwestern metal quintet, SKELETONWITCH, have released a second behind-the-scenes video documenting the recording of their highly anticipated new album, Serpents Unleashed, due to drop this October. [More…]

PSALM ZERO: New York Duo Prepares To Release Debut 7-Inch – This November, NYC-based duo PSALM ZERO will release their debut 7″ single entitled Force My Hand. [More…]

LALU: Sensory Records Debut Streaming At PopMatters; Composer Donates Royalties To Animal RescueAtomic Ark, the newest solo album from French composer VIVIEN LALU – and first for progressive metal powerhouse, Sensory Records – is out now universally. [More…]

CLERIC: Scorching Video From Texas Death Metal Faction Set Ablaze At Invisible Oranges – As Texas-based CLERIC – the vile death metal faction featuring members of Kill the Client, Baring Teeth, and Tyrannosorceress and more – prepares for the release of their debut album Gratum Inferno, today the band proudly fans the LP’s raging flames with a blazing new video for the track “Through The Starless Abyss”… literally, blazing. [More…]

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ARMED FOR APOCALYPSE – CALL OF THE VOID – – COFFINS – DEAD IN THE DIRT – DIESTO – EARTHLING – EYEHATEGOD – EXHUMED – FULL OF HELL – GIGAN – GOLD – HAVOK – HESSIAN A.D. – HOMEWRECKER – HOWL – IN THE SILENCE – INTER ARMA – KRIEG – LED ZEPPELIN2 – NAILS – NEUROSIS – NOISEM – OBITUARY – THE OCEAN – ORANGE GOBLIN – ORBWEAVER – POWER TRIP – PSALM ZERO – THE SECRET – SECRETS OF THE SKY – SKELETONWITCH – SONS OF TONATIUH – THINNING THE HERD – TRANSIENT – TWITCHING TONGUES – UFOMAMMUT – ULCERATE – WHITE WIDOWS PACT – WOE

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