Ambient trio Harmonic Cross (ex-Darkest Hour) have unleashed the official video for their track “Taman Shud” over at Noisey. The cinematic track, which comes from the group’s recently released album, It Is Finished, is set to an abstract and darkly beautiful clip that compliments the sonic nature of the tune quite well. The video can be viewed after the break.
It Is Finished is out now via Magic Bullet Records and can be picked up here. Stream the album in full at Decibel now.
Chicago experimentalists Locrian have premiered their forthcoming full-length, Infinite Dissolution, over at Revolver. The album will officially be release this Friday, July 24, via Relapse Records and can be picked up here. Hear the expansive, multi-faceted and emotive follow-up to 2013’s Return to Annihilationnow and check out the band’s upcoming show dates with Insect Ark after the break.
Death metal crushers Kronos will unload their new album Arisen New Era later this week and you don’t have to wait any longer! The band has released the album online for all of us to hear and it is glorious. It’s everything I wanted Kronos to create and then some. Check out the beast from below after the jump. Continue reading →
The battle between Arizona’s Godhunter and Austin’s Destroyer of Light, Endsville, can now be witnessed in full over at The Sludgelord.Endsville is due out this Friday, July 24, through Battleground Records/Heavy Friends Records. Pre-orders can be picked up here or here. Head over to The Sludgelord to get your fix of primal, devastating sludge now.
Boston slam tyrants Dysentery have premiered their new record, Fragments, over at Metal Underground. The album is officially out now via Comatose Music and can be ordered here. This absolutely gruesome album features pummeling grooves and murderous, nausea-inducing riffs and equally devastating drumming. Fans of Dying Fetus and the like will fall head over heels for Dysentery. Check out the album at this location.
Melodic hardcore act Counterparts are gearing up to release their new album Tragedy Will Find Us, which I had no idea was coming. I don’t know how I missed all of the Counterparts news, but I’m not happy I did. I am happy however, to check out the full stream of the bands new record. Tragedy Will Find Us is a great, solid record and I recommend checking it out. You can do that after the jump. Gracias. Continue reading →
Sludgy doomsters Trapped Within Burning Machinery will release their sophomore album The Fifth Element on Wednesday, but you can hear the whole thing right now. The album, which is indeed themed around the classic Bruce Willis vehicle The Fifth Element, is grand in every way. I wasn’t familiar with TWBM before sitting here today, but this band is defintiely on my radar now and I look forward to spending a good chunk of time with their new record. Check out a stream, courtesy of CVLT Nation, below. Continue reading →
German deathcrust heathens Deathrite will unload the weight of their new album Revelation Of Chaos this weekend and if you can’t wait until then, then I have good news for you. Deathrite are currently streaming the album in its entirety and it is gigantic. I love this band and had really high hopes for Revelation. Well, they didn’t let me down. Check out the full stream below. Continue reading →
Man, I won’t bullshit. In Defense have crafted one of my favorite records of the year. Hardcore thrashing madness done superbly and with a comedic edge. This band does what few bands dare and they kill at it. The bands new record Don’t Fuck With The Dungeon Master is a work of art and I want you all to understand how strongly I feel about it. Check out the album below and tell me it doesn’t move you. Continue reading →
Connecticut emo/post-rock collective, The World is a Beautiful Place & I am No Longer Afraid to Die, have premiered their forthcoming Death to New Years 7″ over at Half Cloth. The two-track release is due out next Friday, July 24, via Top Shelf Records. Pre-orders can be purchased here. Just like the band’s past work, these two new tracks are heartfelt, expansive and redefine what “emo” really means. Stream them for yourself at this location.