TAKEN BY THE SUN Streaming New Track “Fuse”

taken by the sunPost-metal infused doom faction Taken By The Sun will release their debut album next week and, if you haven’t made yourself familiar with the band, now is the time. Taken By The Sun is a fierce, proggy doom band from Chicago and they are here to take your world by storm. If you need further evidence that this band rules, check out the bands new track “Fuse” after the jump. The song premiered over on CVLT Nation and it’s sooo sick. Ooooooh yeaaaaah.      Continue reading

PERIPHERY Release Music Video For “Alpha”

periphery videoI’ve been championing the new double album from the djentlemen in Periphery because I truly dig the new music. This band has grown a lot in a short period of time and I think Juggernaut is the best work of their career. The band released both albums yesterday and also released a pretty rad music video for their track “Alpha.” The video features the band playing with virtual reality. It’s pretty cool. Check it out.      Continue reading

PERIPHERY Streaming New Album “Juggernaut: Omega”

Periphery-Juggernaut-Omega-Large-620x620I told you a few day ago that Periphery were streaming the first disc of their new double album Juggernaut. Well, the band is back today to stream the second disc from said album. Juggernaut: Omega is just as strong as Alpha and it’s also as catchy and well-done. You can check out a full stream of Omega below. If you liked Alpha, you’ll dig this as well.      Continue reading

PERIPHERY Streaming New Album “Juggernaut: Alpha”

periphery2015cd1As you should know by now, Periphery will be releasing their new albums Juggernaut: Alpha and Juggernaut: Omega next week and the band is currently streaming part one of the double album. Juggernaut: Alpha has been unleashed upon the world and it can be heard now after the jump. Check out the full album below. It’s rad. Seriously rad.     Continue reading

EAST OF THE WALL Streaming NICK DRAKE Cover “River Man”

EOTW - CRYPTODIRAI’ve never been very familiar with Nick Drake, but I am very familiar with East Of The Wall, so I am aware that the band is planning to release a split 7″ with Cryptodira. I also know that one of the tracks from EoTW is currently streaming and it happens to be their cover of Nick Drake‘s “River Man.” It’s a haunting Tool-esque cover and I love it. Check out the track below, via VICE.     Continue reading

PERIPHERY Streaming New Track “Alpha”

Periphery-Juggernaut-Omega-Large-620x620Duuuudes. This new Periphery double album Juggernaut is epic. It is definitely the bands magnum opus and I have loved everything I’ve heard thus far. I keep using the term “mature” in reference to this record, but this is literally the only way I can think to describe it. Don’t understand what I mean? How about you check out the bands latest track “Alpha,” which comes off of the appropriately titled Juggernaut: Alpha. Stream it below. Get blown away.    Continue reading

PERIPHERY Streaming New Track “Graveless”

Periphery-Juggernaut-Omega-Large-620x620Hello, Aftermathtards! How was everyone’s holiday? Lane and I are back and in full effect on this fine day and I thought I would kick it off with a rad new Periphery track. This song is titled “Graveless” and it will stomp a hypothetical mud hole in your arse. Seriously, everything I am hearing off of Periphery‘s forthcoming double album Juggernaut: Alpha and Juggernaut: Omega. These dudes have seriously made a name for themselves in the last few years and that name is “Rad.” Check out “Graveless” below. CRANK.     Continue reading

THE CONTORTIONIST, REVOCATION, FALLUJAH & TOOTHGRINDER Announce Tour

The_Contortionist_Poster_Winter_2015_FINAL_WEB-620x950MetalSucks often ends up promoting some killer tour packages and their most recent is no different. The site has announced a US tour featuring The Contortionist, Revocation, Fallujah and Toothgrinder. That is one hell of a fucking tour if I do say so myself. This is the stuff of dreams and if you are anywhere in the vicinity of any of these shows and you do not go, I am disappointed in you, sir. The tour kicks off in February, so check out the dates below.     Continue reading

PERIPHERY Streaming New Track “22 Faces”

peripheryband2014_638Periphery have already released two tracks from their forthcoming double album Juggernaut: Alpha & Juggernaut: Omega, due out next month. Well, the band is wasting no time promoting the album and they have unveiled yet another new track, this one titled “22 Faces.” This track is as great as the previous two, proving that Periphery has grown into an amazing young band. Check out “22 Faces” below.       Continue reading

THE CONTORTIONIST Release Music Video For “Primordial Sounds”

the contortionist-languageThe Contortionist have crafted one of the most beautiful albums of 2014 hands down. This band hit me hard and grew on me very fast and Language is absolutely amazing. I can’t tell you how many times I have listened to this album and I fall in love with it all over again each time. Well, The Contortionist have released a new music video for their track “Primordial Sound,” which is one of my favorite tracks on the record. Check out the video after the jump.     Continue reading

PERIPHERY Streaming New Track “The Bad Thing”

peripheryband2014_638So, we already know that we are getting two new Periphery albums in January and I am super pumped because the first track was so awesome. Well, I am happy to tell you that the second track the band has released is also superb. Today the band unleashed “The Bad Thing” and you seriously need to take the time to check it out. Stream “The Bad Thing” after the jump.     Continue reading