Melodic hardcore/post-hardcore act Xerxes will unleash the full force of their new album Collision Blonde next Tuesday, but if you’re an impatient fuck, you can check it out right now! The band has released the whole album for the world to enjoy and that is exactly what you will be doing: enjoying it. I’ve listened to this album countless times already and it is definitely one of my favorite albums of the year, so if you trust my taste, trust in Xerxes. Stream or die, bitches. Continue reading
Swedish instrumental rockers My Brother The Wind have premiered their forthcoming opus, Once There Was a Time When Time and Space Were One, over at The Sleeping Shaman. The nine track, entirely improvised album is officially available now and can be purchased here or here. Feel free to lose yourself in the captivated soundscapes of this album over at The Sleeping Shaman or stream it after the break.
French experimental heavy rockers LizZard have premiered their forthcoming sophomore full length album, Majestic, over at PureGrainAudio (North America) and Metal.de (Germany). If you like your rock to sound huge and cinematic, then Majestic is the album for you. The album will officially be released this Friday, October 17, via Klonosphere Records. In the meantime, feel free to stream the album here or here.
Rosetta, a band whom Lane and I adore, released their new EP Flies To Flame yesterday and we are both extremely excited about it. To coincide with the albums release, the band put the whole thing up on Bandcamp for all the world to stream. Trust me, if you know whats good for you, you’ll kick in the five bucks and purchase the album, but if not, just stream it after the jump. But yeah. Buy it. Continue reading
Canadian progressive death metal act Beyond Creation will be unleashing their new album Earthborn Evolution in two weeks and the band has teamed up with Lambgoat to stream the album in full. I am new to this band, but I really dig what I’m hearing, so I will definitely be giving this a few thorough listens. You can stream Earthborn Evolution in full after the jump. Dig it. Continue reading
In lieu of its release today, Finnish death/doom fiends Swallowed have made available their long-coming debut LP, Lunarterial, for full streaming and download over at Dark Descent Records official bandcamp. Borne in 2007, the meticulous death metal Fins have been honing their craft for years, having released only a careful discography of two demos and an EP, outside of this year’s masterful album, no doubt, one of the year’s strongest releases within the genre. Stream and purchase Lunarterial digitally via the Dark Descent widget below and pick the record up on vinyl via Me Saca Un Ojo Records here or on CD via Dark Descent here. HAIL DEATH.
Wormwood, the doomsludge side project of Doomriders released their debut LP today and the good folks at Noisey are currently streaming said album for all to enjoy. I personally love this album and have great expectations for this bands future, so make the time to stream Wormwood‘s breakout release. You can stream it in full below and pick yourself up a copy -over here. Continue reading
Baltimore hardcore outfit Old Lines (Ex. Pulling Teeth and Ruiner) have released their new album, No Child Left Behind, out tomorrow on No Sleep Records, for full streaming over at their official bandcamp. The Baltimore fiends will be touring the US in support of the record later this month, hitting Brooklyn on the 24th and ending their run on the 24th of November. Peep the stream of No Child Left Behind along with full details for Old Lines’s tour below and pick up the album via No Sleep Records here.
Revocation have premiered their forthcoming fifth full length album, Deathless, over at Revolver. The album will officially be released on next Tuesday, October 14, and pre-orders are still being offered here. Deathless brings the face-shredding, bone-breaking, mind-melting riffs in abundance. If that excites you, then stream the album over at Revolver now.
So, I’ve noticed that some people aren’t digging the new Acacia Strain tunes, but I am totally into it. I think the band is crushing right now and I adore their new album Coma Witch. If you’ve been keeping up with the progress of TAS‘s new record or even if you haven’t, now is the time to sit back and crack this one open. Coma Witch is currently streaming in full and you can peep it after the jump. DEM BRAKE DOWNZ, SON. Check it out. Continue reading
Today Is The Day have premiered their forthcoming 10th studio album, Animal Mother, over at Lambgoat. The new album combines the heaviest and strangest of the band’s discography into a 14 track (which also includes a cover of the Melvins‘ “Zodiac”) behemoth of an album. Animal Mother will officially be released next Tuesday, October 14th, and pre-orders are still being offered here. Stream the new album over at Lambgoat now.
Pig Destroyer‘s previously limited two-track doom EP which was recorded during the final sessions of Phantom Limb, Mass & Volume, can now be streamed over at Revolver. The EP will officially be released next Tuesday, October 14th, via Relapse Records. Pre-orders for the effort can be placed here. Head over to Revolver to stream the EP now.
Pig Destroyer‘s forthcoming tour dates can be seen below.
French black metal titans Blut Aus Nord have premiered their forthcoming 11th studio album, Memoria Vetusta III: Saturnian Poetry, over at Noisey. The album completes the Memoria Vetusta trilogy that began with its first installment, Memoria Vetusta I – Fathers of the Icy Age, back in 1996. In contrast to the outfit’s previous 777 trilogy, Memoria Vetusta III houses a more traditional black metal sound. The album will officially be released tomorrow, October 10th, but go ahead and stream the icy opus after the break.
Melvins‘ forthcoming collaborative album with Butthole Surfers members Jeff Pinkus and Paul Leary, Hold It In, can now be streamed in full over on Pandora. The album will officially be released next Tuesday, October 14th via Ipecac Recordings. If you cannot wait another week, and why would you want to anyway, head over to Pandora to check out the album now.
I have been quite excited about the new Kayo Dot album Coffins On Io, ever since Lane got me into the band earlier this year. The band is the perfect blend of weird and diverse and I have loved what I have heard off of the new album. Well, wait no longer. You can stream Coffins in full right now! All you have to do is click on over after the jump and click that magical play button. Enjoy! Continue reading