Monthly Archives: April 2016

COUGH Premieres “Dead Among The Roses” At Stereogum

Richmond doom quartet, COUGH, has shared a second new song from their forthcoming offering, Still The Pray, their first new full-length in five years. The crushing eleven-minute-long “Dead Among The Roses” has just premiered via Stereogum, who issues: ” Still … Continue reading

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VENOM INC. Returns To North America With Necrophagia Next Month

UK-based metallers, VENOM INC., will kick off the second leg of their North American tour next month. The latest march will run from May 31st in Brooklyn, New York through July 2nd in Spartanburg, South Carolina. Support will again be … Continue reading

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METHRA: Battleground Records Confirms Impending Acolyte Debut LP

Tucson, Arizona-based marauders METHRA have completed their arduous Acolyte LP for Summer release through Battleground Records, the record sure to prove itself as one of the most bafflingly gnarly sludge metal releases of the year. METHRA is comprised two self-proclaimed … Continue reading

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Swedish heavy metallers Trial sign worldwide deal with Metal Blade Records

Metal Blade Records is proud to announce the worldwide signing of Swedish heavy metallers Trial! Formed in 2007, Trial first wrote and recorded the Malicious Arts EP (2013), which became a stepping stone from where the band was to where … Continue reading

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Album Review: Crone of War – Beneath Grey Skies

Artist: Crone of War Album: Beneath Grey Skies Release Date: May 7th, 2016 Label: Self Release Progressive metal is a wide term to talk about a band’s music nowadays as genre definitions and borders become blurry with each release. Is … Continue reading

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FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Sued By Their Label – Claiming Music Sucks, Frontman Wasted

Something is going on in the Five Finger Death Punch camp, and their label, Prospect Park, isn’t having any of it. In the last few years, FFDP’s frontman Ivan Moody has been making a lot of headlines, and none of … Continue reading

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Hatebreed Releases First Music Video From Upcoming Album

Revered for its aggressive and intense music coupled with self-empowering and positive lyrics, hardcore/metal band Hatebreed releases “Looking Down The Barrel of Today,” the first music video from their upcoming album,  The Concrete Confessional , due out May 13 (Nuclear … Continue reading

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ARCANA 13: Italian Occult Doom Unit Undrapes “Hell Behind You” Video At The Obelisk; Clip Spotlights Dario Argento’s Inferno + Danza Macabra Debut Out Now On Aural Music

Danza Macabra is the spellbinding debut LP from Italian occult doom rock collective, ARCANA 13.With Danza Macabra, the members of ARCANA 13 – whom collectively hail from such acts as Mnemic, The Modern Age Slavery, Void Of Sleep, Stoned Machine, … Continue reading

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INTERNAL SUFFERING: Long-Running Brutal Death Metallers To Release Cyclonic Void Of Power Full-Length On Unique Leader Records; Details Revealed

Long-running brutal death metallers, INTERNAL SUFFERING, will unleash their long-awaited fifth full-length this June via extreme metal power station, Unique Leader Records.  Titled Cyclonic Void Of Power, the scathing new offering was captured at 16th Cellar Studios in Rome (FleshGod … Continue reading

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ARMORED SAINT Announces US Tour Dates With Metal Church

Starting this June, the mighty ARMORED SAINT will head back out on the road, playing to fans across the world this Summer! The first run of dates kicks off in the US, with the band joining Metal Church for a … Continue reading

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KATALEPSY: Moscow-Based Death Dealers Drop “Critical Black Mass” Lyric Video At No Clean Singing

 Gravenous Hour is the second full-length effort from Moscow-based death metal assault, KATALEPSY. Set for release on May 27th through Unique Leader, Gravenous Hour was captured at Cosmos Studios by Arkady Navaho (T.H.R.O.N., Obstetrical Palsy) with artwork by W. Smerdulak … Continue reading

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Prog-Metal Outfit CYBORG OCTOPUS to Release Genre-Warping New Album ‘Learning To Breathe’on May 20, 2016

  Bay Area progressive metal quintet CYBORG OCTOPUS, have been making big waves in the underground metal community, specifically with the recent release of their “Data_M1nefield” video via Metal Injection and positive remarks from outlets such as MetalSucks and Heavy Blog … Continue reading

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If These Trees Could Talk reveals details for new album, ‘The Bones of a Dying World

Akron, Ohio’s If These Trees Could Talk will release their third full-length, The Bones of a Dying World , on June 3rd worldwide via Metal Blade Records. Featuring 9 instrumental tracks of the quintet’s signature post-rock. Formed in 2005, If … Continue reading

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Album Review: Erra – Drift

ERRA – DRIFT Release Date: April 8th, 2016  Erra is a progressive metalcore band from Alabama. Like progressive bands of any sort, they change the way their style of music is played. They make it more complex and separate themselves … Continue reading

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Zamboni Release Debut Album

    NJ/NY Crossover Thrashers  ZAMBONI are proud to announce today’s release of their self-titled debut album. Featuring the  bombastic bass and booming vocals of Chris Butera, and the RAMONES-esque buzzsaw riffing guitars of Robert Orr, the album is also available … Continue reading

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