Review: FULL OF HELL & MERZBOW – “Full Of Hell & Merzbow”

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Formed in 2009 initially under a far more familiar Crowbar-ian banner, Ocean City, MD audio terrorists Full Of Hell have since grown into one of the most innovative acts in contemporary extreme music, bearing name to a consistent assault of constant reinvention bred from a seemingly unending wealth of existential woe and genre-weaving knowhow. On the live circuit, the quartet have fared similarly, holding their vile live exorcisms to the acclaim of endless punk houses and festival audiences the world over, slaying equally audiences Backtrack to The Body. While 2013′s Rudiments Of Mutilation seemed to serve as the band’s magnum opus and a comfortable defining point for the band’s shifting sound, this year’s Full Of Hell & Merzbow, a chance collaboration with the long-standing noise legend, marks the beginnings of yet another new trajectory into alienation for the initially hardcore-rooted band that proves that there is much hell left to explore. Continue reading

BLOODBATH Streaming New Album “Grand Morbid Funeral”

bloodbath - gmfYou know that phenomenal Bloodbath album that I’ve been going on and on about? Well, if you’re getting tired of my words and want to hear the unholy wrath that is Grand Morbid Funeral, the time is now. The band has made the entire album available for streaming and you all need to stop and stream this bitch. Get blasted!     Continue reading

BLOODBATH Release Music Video For “Church Of Vastitas”

bloodbath - gmfSwedish death metal act Bloodbath, teamed with Paradise Lost‘s Nick Holmes, will unleash their album Grand Morbid Funeral next week and, to pump up the fans even more, they have release a new music video. The video is for the bands track “Church Of Vastitas” and it premiered over on Noisey. You can check out the video after the jump and see if it excites you as much as it does me.     Continue reading

REVOCATION Release “Deathless” Music Video

Revocation-DeathlessI love a good live music video with great production value and I love Revocation. Is it shocking that these two things can coincide? Nah. Revocation are a spectacular band who have never let me down and I’m really digging the bands music video for their new albums title track: “Deathless.” You can check out the pro-as-fuck video after the jump.     Continue reading

CANNIBAL CORPSE & BEHEMOTH Announce Co-Headlining Tour For 2015

CC and BAre there two death metal acts bigger than Cannibal Corpse and Behemoth? I mean, these two entities have been around for a long time and neither have lost a step over the years. I suppose that it’s not completely out of the box that the band would be touring together, but this is still pretty exciting. The two bands will be teaming up for a co-headlining tour starting in January. The bands will see support from Aeon and Tribulation, so this is a bill that you absolutely HAVE to see. Check out all of the dates after the jump.     Continue reading

RIVERS OF NIHIL Release Music Video For “Mechanical Trees”

rivers-of-nihil_photo01Rivers Of Nihil took the world by storm when they released their debut LP last year and the band has now released a music video for one of my favorite tracks off of the album. The track is question is “Mechanical Trees,” which anyone who has listened to The Conscious Seed Of Light knows is a fucking destroyer. The video for this song is oddly brighter than I expected. Usually death metal videos are dark and dingy, but this one is very bright. Check it out after the jump.       Continue reading

BARING TEETH Streaming New Track “Dripping Sun”

Baring-Teeth-Ghost-Chorus-Among-Old-Ruins1-e1413849713861Technical death crushers Baring Teeth will release their highly anticipated sophomore album Ghost Chorus Among Old Ruins at the end of the month and the band has teamed up with NCS to stream a fantastic new track titled “Dripping Sun.” The band has clearly put everything they have into this release and it’s going to absolutely kill. Check out “Dripping Sun” after the jump.    Continue reading

PSYCROPTIC Streaming New Track “Echoes To Come”

Psycroptic2Australia’s tech-death outfit Psycroptic will be unleashing their self-titled record next year. The album will be the bands first since signing to Prosthetic Records and it is sounding very promising. The band has unveiled their first new track, titled “Echoes To Come” and it’s fucking destructive. For serious, this shit is rad. Check out the new track after the jump and bang your fucking head.       Continue reading

JOB FOR A COWBOY Stream New Track “The Celestial Antidote”

jfacsuneaterI’ve been trumpeting the success and prolific prowess of Job For A Cowboy for a while now and I always say that the band constantly surprises me, seeing as they arose as a deathcore band all those years ago. Well, they have made quite a strong death metal band out of themselves and if they haven’t already proven that, they are no streaming yet another track from their forthcoming album Sun Eater. The track is “The Celestial Antidote” and it’s pretty fucking strong. Click over after the jump to get your daily dose of Job For A Cowboy. Continue reading

BLOODBATH Streaming New Track “Grand Morbid Funeral”

bloodbath - gmfBloodbath will be releasing their new album Grand Morbid Funeral in a few weeks. This is the bands first album with new vocalist Nick Holmes of Paradise Lost and it is proving to be absolutely epic. This band never disappoints and I think Grand Morbid may be one of their best albums in their catalog. Don’t believe me? Check out the albums title track and see for yourself. It’s rad. DO IT. Click.      Continue reading

ABORTED Release NSFW Video For “Cenobites”

Aborted-The-Necrotic-ManifestoAborted are the masters of gore in this day in age, so it’s not really surprising that the band would release a gory new music video. This particular music video is for the track “Cenobites,” which are, of course, the horrifying, apocalypticing creatures from Clive Barker’s Hellraiser. You can check out the NSFW video after the jump. I think it’s a great way to start off your Monday commute. Enjoy.      Continue reading

ABYSMAL DAWN Release Music Video For “Inanimate”

12 Jacket (3mm Spine) [GDOB-30H3-007}Abysmal Dawn recently released their phenomenal new album Obsolescence and they have very quickly followed it up with a new music video. The video is for the bands track “Inanimate” and it’s a pretty rad and dark music video. I love this band a lot. Like, top 5 death metal bands for me, and Obsolescence is beyond words. After the jump you can stream the new video and check out a blurb from the band about the song in question. Get busy streamin’, or get busy dyin’.     Continue reading

Former FACELSS Bassist Now Involved With FLESHWROUGHT

evanbrewerWe all love Evan Brewer because the dude is a bass master extreme. I’ve never seen anyone do things with a bass like he can and I am 100% sure that he is that bassist that can actually get laid (joking, bassists. No letter plz.). We were also worried when he left The Faceless recently. Where would be go?! What would he do?! Well, it has been announce that he is currently working with Jonny Davy (Job For A Cowboy) and Navene Koperweis (ex-Animals As Leaders) on their Fleshwrought project. This is very exciting because Fleshwrought is an insane group. After the jump you can read a very, very short statement from Evan about his involvement with the band and check out a track off of Fleshwrought‘s debut album.      Continue reading

CARCASS Release Lyric Video For “Livestock Marketplace”

Carcass-Surgical-RemissionSurplus-SteelCarcass will release their new EP Surgical Remission/Surplus Steel next month and the band has release a lyric video for one of the EPs tracks, “Livestock Marketplace.” While the bands latest offing wasn’t one of my favorite albums, I really enjoyed it and I really love this track. It’s slower and very powerful. You can check out the video after the jump and see if it pumps you up for the new EP like it has me. Enjoy.      Continue reading

OBITUARY Streaming New Album “Inked In Blood”

12 Jacket (Gatefold - Two Pocket) [GD30OB2-N]Death metal legends Obituary are back and have returned with a vengeance. The bands new album Inked In Blood will be released next week and you can now stream the album in full. The album is a definite throw back to the bands earlier albums, but keeping things relevant and up to today’s death metal standards. I’ve really enjoyed the album and I think you should all take the time to enjoy it as well. Stream away, Merle. Stream away.      Continue reading