PRIMITIVE MAN Announce Spring Tour Dates With Canadian Grinders WAKE

WAKE and Primitive Man, two of the most promising young bands in extreme music are making preparations for their upcoming spring tour which will see them getting the party started right in Denver May 15 and bringing things to a close in St.Louis 5/28. With stops along the way in D.C., with The Body and Water Torture, and in Charm City at MDF with the millions of amazing bands that play that event every year.
This tour will cover both ends of the extreme music spectrum with Primitive Man bringing the slow, crushing, low-end pain with their punishing brand of blackened sludge/doom while WAKE will be providing the SPEEEED!! with the unending power and mania that is their hardcore/grind attack.

Continue after the break for tour dates and tour poster:

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NEPENTE Streaming New Track “I Will Get Your Soul”

Colombian blackened death metal outfit Nepente have premiered the title track of their forthcoming EP, I Will Get Your Soul, over at The Independent Voice. The track begins with some acoustic strumming before exploding into an onslaught of scathing, gore-splattered riffs and black metal melody. Feel free to stream the track after the break.

I Will Get Your Soul will be released on March 31 via Cimmerian Shade Recordings.

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SIGH Release Music Video For New Track “Out Of The Grave,” TRIVIUM Frontman Guests

sigh gravwardIf there is one thing you should know about Sigh at this point in life, it is that this band never does anything conventional or “inside the box.” This is very, very apparent in the bands new music video for “Out Of The Grave.” This video is being called NSFW everywhere else I’ve seen the story, but I think that everything is moving waaaay too fast in this video for anything inappropriate to be pinpointed. Regardless, check out the new Sigh video below.      Continue reading

HYPOTHERMIA (LIFELOVER, etc) Streaming New Track “Svartkonst”

Swedish trio Hypothermia (Lifelover, Kall) have premiered the title track from their upcoming album, Svartkonst. The track is a nearly seven-minute instrumental composition that combines the intensity of black metal with heavy nuances of shoegaze and post-rock. The end result is a hauntingly gorgeous track that is worth several repeats. Feel free to stream the track after the break.

Svartkonst will be released on May 15 (Europe) and May 19 (North America) via Agonia Records. Pre-orders can be found here.

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FROSTHELM Release “A Storm Of Teeth” Lyric Video

North Dakota-based thrash/black metal hybrids Frosthelm have premiered the lyric video for their new track ” A Storm of Teeth”, which comes from their upcoming album The Endless Winter. The track features all of the frostbitten tremolo picking, high octane drumming and bone-crushing thrash you can possibly handle. The lyric video can be viewed after the break along with a stream of the album’s title track.

The Endless Winter will be released on March 22.

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LEVIATHAN Streaming Cover of BLACK FLAG’s “My War”

dBFlexi_053_Leviathan-620x620You should all know by this point that I love Leviathan. I would probably go as far as to call them my favorite black metal band of all time. Jef’s musicianship is unlike any other and he creates truly dark and haunting music. Well, the dude has taken it one step further (and awesome-er) by putting on wax (or plastic) a cover of Black Flag‘s “My War.” Leviathan + Black Flag = ALL OUT WAAAAAR. Check out a stream of the beast below. Pun intended.    #BlackMetalFlag    Continue reading

IMPERIAL TRIUMPHANT Streaming New Album “Abyssal Gods”

imperialtriumphantExperienced black metal legion Imperial Triumphant will release their new album Abyssal Gods next week and if you can’t wait that long to get the filth and depravity washed all over you, then wait no longer. The band has teamed up with our good friends CVLT Nation to stream the new record in full. Give Imperial Triumphant a slice of your Friday by clicking on after the jump and streaming Abyssal Gods. Go forth and be blasted.     Continue reading

ENSLAVED Streaming New Album “In Times”

Enslaved - In Times - ArtworkWoah. Less than a week ago Enslaved released a lyric video for a new track they had released and now they are streaming their new album in full. So, if you have been anxiously awaiting the release of In Times, you have only a week until you can own it yourself, but you can hear it all now. Check out a full stream below. Get it all ova’ ya’, son.     Continue reading

ENSLAVED Release New Lyric Video “One Thousand Years Of Rain”

Enslaved - In Times - ArtworkLegendary act Enslaved will be unleashing their new album In Times in a few weeks and the band has released a new lyric video. The video and track in question are “One Thousand Years Of Rain,” which is an absolutely amazing track. As of posting this, I have listened to the track numerous times. It’s great. Check it out for yourself below.      Continue reading

Exclusive: RAMLORD Stream Their Self-Titled EP

ramlord-stIf you have been following American Aftermath for a while, you’ve definitely seen the name Ramlord a few times. I love the New Hampshire-based black metal outfit and I have yet to hear them produce any music that wasn’t spectacular. Well, that isn’t going to change in 2015, as the band will unleash their new, self-titled EP next month. With just over two weeks until the 7″ is released, I am proud to premiere Ramlord by Ramlord in all of it’s glory. Check out a full stream after the jump.     Continue reading

BOSSE-DE-NAGE Release Teaser For New Album “All Fours”

bosse-de-nageWe haven’t heard much from the camp of Californian black metal act Bosse-De-Nage since their 2012 split with Deafheaven. Well, the band will be making their return this year and they will unleash their new album All Fours. The band have given a few details about the album, including a teaser, as well as a strange, enigmatic statement. Check it all out below.     Continue reading

MELECHESH Streaming New Album “Enki”

melecheshenkicover_638Israeli blackened death metal band Melechesh are going to make a splash with their new album Enki. The album is due out in Early March and it is a fucking beast. If you haven’t heard any of the tracks that Melechesh have released, you can now stream the album in full! Trust me, this is some shit you want to hear. Check it out below.     Continue reading

PYRAMIDS Streaming New Track “The Substance Of Grief Is Not Imaginary”

pyramidsPyramids are a band that I have always found myself listening to when I had no idea what kind of music I wanted to hear. The bands sound is so weird and so varied that it is instantly interesting. Pyramids will unleash their new album A Northern Meadow next month and they have released a new track for your streaming pleasure. The track is titled “The Substance Of Grief Is Not Imaginary” and it’s fucking phenomenal. Check out the track below. You’ll listen to it three times just to begin to take it all in.       Continue reading

LEVIATHAN Streaming New Track “Within Thrall”

Leviathan-Scar-Sighted-620x614I have expressed my absolute adoration for Leviathan, calling them one of my all-time favorite black metal bands, and I have been highly anticipating the release of the bands new record Scar Sighted next month. Leviathan has unleashed its second track from the album titled “Within Thrall” and it is glorious. It’s filthy, raw and sickening, just as Leviathan‘s music should be. Check out the track below and prepare to be enTHRALLed.       Continue reading

IMPERIAL TRIUMPHANT Streaming New Track “Krokodil”

imperialtriumphantI remember listening to and enjoying Imperial Triumphant a while back, but the band had slipped past me. Well, luckily the band has made its way back to me because not only are they planning the release of a new album Abyssal Gods, but the band is currently streaming a new track. The track is titled “Krokodil” and it’s a fucking doozy. It’s a brutal, slow and ravaging track of more than eight minutes. Check it out below.     Continue reading