Check out the new music video "Satan's Washing Machine" from Finnish post-metal trio Ovenizer right here. I'm not exactly sure what to think, take a look/listen and decide for yourself.
Portuguese Gothic Metal Masters MOONSPELL released their latest album Extinct last month via Napalm Records. While the band gets ready to return to North America they are pleased to present their fans with a new lyric video for the song "Medusalem". Check it out here.
This August, the maiden installment of a brand new metal fest will take over Hamden, Connecticut, dubbed DEATH TO FALSE METAL FESTIVAL. Born out of a desire to bring together some of the best touring acts in the world with quality local and regional metal acts, DEATH TO FALSE METAL FESTIVAL hopes to create what we hope will become one of the premiere metal festivals in the US.
Today, Revolver Magazine offers up the video accompaniment to the track "We Are Damnation," from occult death rock/folk metal dealers, ANCIENT VVISDOM. The infectious hymn comes by way of the band's Sacrificial long player, released last year via Magic Bullet Records.
Texas hardcore veterans Bitter End have announced a new album due out on June 30th via Deathwish Inc.. Check out the album details and listen to a song here.
Neurot Recordings is very pleased to welcome San Francisco-based sludge/noise rock unit KOWLOON WALLED CITY to their family for the CD release of the band's as-yet-untitled third full-length, expected this Fall, with Gilead Media handling the release on vinyl.
Is there a more joyous an occasion to a punk kid - other than THE FEST weekend itself - as when details of said festival are finally revealed and the first wave of confirmed artists begins to make the rounds? After months of bittersweet reminiscing about the amazing time you had at last year's FEST, and the nearly unbearable anticipation of once again seeing all your favorite underground bands while sharing an adult beverage with what feels like a hundred of your best friends, it's no wonder that days like today give us an extra bounce in our collective step.
Just when you thought it was safe to be P.C. again... Tennessee death grinders Coathanger Abortion are back with an all new oozing discharge of Southern-styled brutality.
Philadelphia's frenzied trio known as DIE CHOKING, has completed the arduous recording sessions of the band's debut LP, which will see release later this year.
SHINING have joined forces with Spinefarm Records for a worldwide deal that will see a new studio album released later this year supported by international touring, plus a number of high-profile festival appearances (in France, Belgium, Norway, and Holland), with more dates to be added.
Returning with opus number fourteen, The Plague Within (due out June 1st in Europe, June 2nd in North America), PARADISE LOST is once again refining the chemical equation to their sonic alchemy with the kind of creative invincibility few can afford. It's a collection of songs that will surprise even the most seasoned of fans in its ambition: a monochrome miasma of morbidly uplifting anthems and heart-aching melancholia.
Bridge Nine Records have added Detroit, Michigan, straight-edge hardcore act True Love to their roster. Likely to please any close follower of the label's output more than a decade ago, the band take diverse inspiration from classic late '80s youth crew and early 2000s hardcore.
Spiritual black metal outfit SCHAMMASCH have unveiled a stream for "INRI," a track from the upcoming reissue of their debut album "Sic Lvceat Lvx," due out May 18. Vocalist C.S.R. defined the track as being "one of the few groove songs we've written so far – thrashy, simple, forthright and still a great one to play live. Unlike its usual meaning as the cross inscription, the letters 'INRI' refer to the alchemist aphorism 'Igne Natura Renovatur Integra,' pointing out purification through the flame of consciousness."