BLACKWOLFGOAT Streaming New Album “Drone Maintenance”

The new album from experimental act Blackwolfgoat, Drone Maintenance, can now be streamed in full over at Decibel. Despite the album’s title, Drone Maintenance is not strictly drone. The album is full of solo guitar work that combines elements of psychedelia, folk and others along with loud reverberating drones. The album is officially out today via Small Stone Recordings and you can get your copy at this location. Be sure to stream the record first over at Decibel.

YOB Streaming New Album “Clearing The Path To Ascend”

yob-clearing-the-path-to-ascendNext week Yob will unleash the doomiest of doom in the form of their new album Clearing The Path to Ascend and if you haven’t been keeping up with the amazing new tracks the band has already released, then now is a great time to jump in. Clearing The Path To Ascend is streaming in full right now and you can hear it over on Pitchfork. Go check it out and be sure to pick it up when it’s released on September 2nd.

IDES OF GEMINI Streaming New Track “The Adversary”

Los Angeles dreamy doom outfit Ides of Gemini have released a new track from their forthcoming sophomore full length, Old World New Wave, over at Revolver. The new track is entitled “The Adversary” and it is driven by raw, sludgy guitars that are awash with ethereal melodies and haunting, angelic vocals. Check out the track for yourself over at Revolver now.

Old World New Wave will be released on September 16th via Neurot Recordings (CD/digital) and SIGE Records (vinyl).

PRIMITIVE MAN Release Free Single “Loathe”

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Denver, CO mammothian doom unit Primitive Man have released a new eleven minute crusher entitled “Loathe” for free streaming and download. The track is the second in a series of sponsored releases between Flatline Audio Studios and Trve Brewing and is expected to be part of Primitive Man’s as-of-yet untitled upcoming EP, due this Winter on Relapse Records. Stream “Loathe” below and download it free here. Continue reading

Pig Destroyer Open Pre-Orders For Previously Limited Mass & Volume EP; Announce Tour Dates

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Initially available as a limited digital download release fundraiser for the family of Relapse Records team member Pat Egan following his death in 2013, the two-track experimental doom Mass & Volume EP by innovative deathgrinders Pig Destroyer is now due for a one-time, never to be repressed CD/vinyl release according to news direct from the band and label this morning. Recorded in lieu of extra studio time during the band’s sessions on their 2007 LP Phantom Limb, Mass & Volume serves as a fine epilogue to the Bryan Harvey era of the band, marking his final contributions to the group since his tenure start on Pig Destroyer’s 1999 split with Gnob.

In addition, the band have also announced two live dates for December with Dropdead, one show serving as the band’s live Boston debut. Peep a teaser for Mass & Volume along with those show details below and pre-order the record digitally here or physically as CD or vinyl here. Continue reading

Napalm Christ Streaming Debut LP In Full

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Little Rock, AR death metal/doom unit and recent A389 Recordings signees Napalm Christ are streaming their debut self-titled LP in full, a complete Audiosiege Studios (responsible for the recent Left For Dead/Bloodlet/Gehenna A389 revived records) remaster of their ripping 2013 Demo. Revitalized, the record oozes with clarity in its old school Swedish and Finnish death metal grime and bludgeons in its familiar and competent demonstrations of the old school violence of American death. Stream the full record below, purchase the immediately available digital download here or pre-order the record in its various vinyl offerings here.

The Body Initiate IndieGoGo Campaign For New Van

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Portland, OR experimental doom/noise outfit The Body have initiated an IndieGoGo crowdfunding campaign for a new van. Perks ranging from stickers to exclusive campaign only t-shirts and pizza parties are available at varying donation levels. Take a look at the campaign here.

The Body had two releases earlier this year, a collaboration LP on RVNG Intl. with The Haxan Cloak entitled I Shall Die Here and a collaboration LP on Vinyl Rites with doom brothers Thou entitled Released From Love. They are currently working on a second collaboration LP with Thou.

ELECTRIC WIZARD Streaming New Track “SadioWitch” (Artwork NSFW)

Electric-Wizard-Time-to-Die-620x663Doom legends Electric Wizard will be releasing their new album next month and the band has already graced us with one killer new track (see here). Well, if you were digging that madness then you’ll be stoked to know that the band has unleashed their second single off of Time To Die. This track is titled “SadioWitch” and it is 100% doom and destruction. This is definitely one of the raddest Electric Wizard tracks I’ve heard in a good while, so check it out after the jump. The stream is accompanied by some NSFW artwork, so be cautious in a school or the work place.
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INTER ARMA Detail New EP, Release Teaser

inter armMassive doom outfit Inter Arma will release what is possibly one of the most monumental EPs of recent years. The band will release a single track on wax titled The Cavern which will come to a run time of over forty minutes. Holy shit. That’s a lot of doom, you’re saying. Well, this track will show you that Inter Arma is much more than just doom and gloom. You can listen to a sampling of the track after the jump where you hear some superb clean vocals and a bit of progressive metal thrown into the mix. I cannot wait to hear the album. Check out the teaser below.       Continue reading

WINDHAND Release Music Video For “Orchard”

Roadburn-2014-WHVirginian sludge doomsayers Windhand released the spectacular Soma last year (via Relapse Records) and the band has followed it up with a music video for their track “Orchard.” It’s a strange video that doesn’t actually feature the band… At all. I’m not really feeling the visuals, but the song is a crusher, so it’s worth it, even if it’s just for the jams. Check out the video after the jump.     Continue reading

COLISEUM Release Music Video For “Detached”

45-64350006Coliseum have never steered me wrong as long as I’ve been running this site and I am always excited about anything this band releases. The band has just unleashed a new music video for their track “Detached,” which you can check out below. It’s a phenomenal track and a rad video. Check it out. Continue reading

YOB Streaming New Track “Unmask The Spectre”

Yob have premiered a new track from their highly-anticipated new album, Clearing the Path to Ascend, over at Stereogum. The new track is entitled “Unmask The Spectre” and it is a sprawling, moody bastard that extends past the 15 minute mark. Point your browsers to Stereogum to experience the doom opus.

Clearing the Path to Ascend will be released on September 2nd via Neurot Recordings. Pre-orders can be obtained here.