Stream the new technical death metal glory that is Archspire. The Lucid Collective is a journey through mind bending music with technique and speeds that seem impossible to pull off. For fans of Beyond Creation and Origin.
Autopsy have premiered a new track from their forthcoming album, Tourniquets, Hacksaws and Graves, over at Pitchfork. The new track is entitled “Burial” and trudges along with low-end, sludgy riffs before exploding into a dissonant death metal attack during its final moments. Head over to Pitchfork to check it out.
Tourniquets, Hacksaws and Graves will be released on April 22nd (Europe) and April 29th (North America) through Peaceville.
Not too long ago I told you about the split 7″ that would be released featuring Funeral For A Friend and Boysetsfire covering each others songs. I am so excitebike for this split it’s unbelievable. I also stated that I wasn’t a huge fan of Boysetsfire, but the bands just released their cover of FFAF‘s “10:45 Amsterdam Conversations” and it’s great. They totally captured the song in all it’s glory and still made it theirs. Check it out below. Continue reading
Mastodon are currently streaming a new track from their forthcoming album, Once More Round the Sun, on their official website. The new track is entitled “High Road” and it combines a bit of that down-tuned sludge from Remission with the more melodic, almost “poppy” feel that The Hunter possessed at times. Well, listen for yourself here.
Once More Round the Sun is scheduled to be released sometime this June.
One of the raddest deathsludge acts that have formed in the last few years has got to be Serpentine Path. Featuring members of Unearthly Trance, Winter, The Howling Wind and a former member of Electric Wizard, how would this super group not make amazingly killer sludge? Well, if you didn’t check out the bands debut album Serpentine Path, you can stream it here and check out my review here.
Once you’ve made yourself familiar, check out the bands new track “Disfiguring Colossus” after the jump. Holy damn. This is CRUSHING. N’joy. Continue reading
One of AAHQ’s favorite bands, Enabler have already rocked us with the first single off of their impending LP La Fin Absolue Du Monde and now they are kicking my ass with yet another killer jam. This track is called “New Life” and it completely destroys. Check it out after the jump, courtesy of Lambgoat, and get your brain bent. This is definitely a release that you need to keep your eyes open for.
North Carolina’s Torch Runner are streaming a new track from their forthcoming album over at Toxicbreed’s Funhouse. The quick, but certainly not painless track is entitled “Feeding” and it will appear on the group’s forthcoming album, Committed to the Ground, which is due out on May 13th via Southern Lord. The album’s artwork and track listing can be seen after the break. Be sure to check out the new jam here.
Polish Death metal titans Vader will be releasing their new Tibi Et Igni next month and, in anticipation, the band has released a lyric video for their new track “Where Angels Weep.” This track is a positively crushing representation of what Vader have been doing for all these years. It’s fantastic. Check it out after the jump and enjoy.
Also, hooray for my 2,700th post! Continue reading
New York progressive metallers, Grey Skies Fallen, have released a new track over at Sea of Tranquility. The new track is the seven minute, sludgy opus “The Flame” and it will appear on the group’s forthcoming album, The Many Sides of Truth, which is due out on April 29th. CD and digital pre-orders can be obtained here, while LP pre-orders can be found here. Head over to Sea of Tranquility to stream the track now.
One man gloom machine, Tom Wasluck, has unleashed a new track over at Noisey under his Planning For Burial moniker. The new track is eight minute “Where You Rest Your Head At Night”; a track that combines shoegaze, post and black metal, and electronic music into a gloomy yet beautiful atmosphere. The track comes from his upcoming full length, Desideratum, which is due out on May 13th via The Flenser. Head over to Noisey to check it out now.
Winnipeg death metal outfit Psychotic Gardening have premiered a new track from their forthcoming album, Hymnosis, over at No Clean Singing. The track is entitled “Origin of the Infection” and it is a menacing little jam that utilizes its mechanic-like riffs to bash your brains in. Head over to No Clean Singing to check it out.
Hymnosis will be released on May 13th.
Karyn Crisis has released a video preview of a new track that will appear on her forthcoming new project, Gospel of the Witches, which sees Crisis collaborating with members of Immolation, Intronaut and Ephel Duath. The two minute clip features the eerie sounds of the “The Ascent”; one of 13 tracks to be recording in June with Jamie King (Between the Buried and Me, etc). You can watch the preview after the break.
A Kickstarter campaign to help fund the album will be coming to an end on Saturday, April 20th. So help out if you can.
Symphonic death metal legends Septicflesh will release their new album Titan in late June and the band has released the first single off of the album. The track is called “Order Of Dracul” and it is amazing. You can check out the track after the jump. Continue reading
The Quietus have premiered a new track from Swans’ forthcoming album, To Be Kind, which is out on May 12th. The new track is the eight minute “Oxygen” in which the band focus on ever mutating, psychotic grooves that will surely test the endurance of the listener. You can stream the new track after the break and pre-order the record at this location. The band’s upcoming tour dates can be found below as well.
Pennsylvanian drum and bass instrumentalists, King Dead, have premiered a new track from their forthcoming debut self-titled EP, over at Echoes and Dust. Armed with four and six-string basses, King Dead bring the Western-tinged anthem “Drowning in Dust” to life. Head over to Echoes and Dust to stream the new track and pre-order your copy of the EP here.
King Dead will be released on April 19th.