Remember when I posted about Inter Arma and their signing to Relapse Records last year. The band will be releasing their new album Sky Burial this year and I am more than a little excited for this release. I got into Inter Arma around the time of their Relapse signing and I have been a fan ever since. I mean, this band is amazing. As I have stated before, they are “kinda black metal, kinda doom, kinda shoegaze and a lot of awesome.” Continue reading
Hardcore band This Is Hell is preparing to release a new 7″ entitled The Enforcer. Along with the title track, this 7″ will also feature a cover of Metallica‘s classic “Whiplash!” You might think that This Is Hell (with their obvious thrash influence) might let some of that flow over their cover of “Whiplash.” Well, that’s not all it flows over… Continue reading
We told you about Swiss grinders Mumakil recording their new album. Then we told you about them replacing their drummer. Now we move on the the extremely exciting news: Mumakil have released a new song! And a new video! And it’s amazing! The forthcoming album from these grindmasters, titled Flies Will Feast will be released by Relapse Records… Sometime this year. And I’m fucking stoked.
“We have such sights to show you!” – Hellraiser, 1987
Welcome to the eighth edition of Cryptic Passages, a weekly column in which I, Eric Nguyen, will be presenting for your torture, some of the most brutal, unrelenting, and hate drenched pieces of audio I’ve found journeying through the misanthropic plains of the internet. Three satanic passages await you in the cryptic chasm…after the jump. Continue reading