KYLES, ANGRY GODS And More Contribute Tracks To BLACK FLAG Tribute

cvltnationsessionsBFIn the past CVLT Nation have released tributes to bands by releasing compilation cover albums featuring however many bands it takes to complete the album. I usually post about these compilation and the latest is no different. The new CVLT comp is a complete cover of Black Flag‘s Slip It In and it features bands like Kylesa, Angry Gods, Augurs and more. Check out the comp below and download it for free.     Continue reading

MELLOWHYPE Release New Mixtape “INSA”

mellowhype-artworkOdd Future hip-hop collective MellowHype (Hodgy Beats and Left Brain), who released the phenomenal album Numbers back in 2012 have just released their new mixtape INSA. As a fan of the group, I was thrilled to find out that I had new jams to enjoy and, yes, the music is fantastic. You can stream the mixtape after the jump and you can find the link to download the album for free. Daaaaaamn right.       Continue reading

RED FANG Streaming New Track “The Shadows”

7inch_TemplateNot too long ago I told you about that new track from Red Fang that I was digging. You remember, right? Well that track was the a-side of the bands newly released Scion A/V 7″, which Scion will be handing out for FREE at upcoming shows. Well, the band has now released the b-side to said 7″. This track is titled “The Shadows,” as opposed to the previously released track “The Meadows.” Check it out after the jump.      Continue reading

BAPTISTS, XAPHAN & More Featured On MISFITS Cover Album

misfitscvltA while back CVLT Nation started doing their CVLT Nation Sessions, in which they would enlist numerous bands to cover albums in full. Thus far, Black Sabbath‘s Masters Of Reality has been Cvltified and so has Discharge‘s Hear Nothing See Nothing Say Nothing. Well, there is no slowing down The CVLT, the site has just released it’s third installation in the form of MisfitsEarth A.D.! Bands like Baptists, Xaphan, Woes and more have all come together to cover one of the greatest bands there has ever been. Check out a stream of the album below.     Continue reading

PSYCHOSTICK Cover “Reading Rainbow” Theme

reading rainbowIf you’re like me, you were subjected to many hours of your childhood being spent on PBS, probably finding yourself watching Reading Rainbow. As a kid, I wasn’t aware that the guy hosting the show was also Geordi La Forge nor did I know that one day I would be writing a post about it on my metal blog.      Continue reading

WEEDEATER Love Hot Doughnuts Now

weedeater3Why am I not surprised that Weedeater love doughnuts? I mean, everyone loves doughnuts so why wouldn’t a stonerdoom band love them?! Well, Weedeater want to show you exactly how much they love the sweet delectables in their new track “Hot Doughnuts Now.” The track was recorded after Weedeater performed at one of Scion A/V’s shows at the Satellite in L.A. Apparently, every band that plays records a track that is then pressed onto 7″ vinyl which is then distributed for free at future shows.

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FLORIDIAN WINTER Offer Two Albums For Free Download

floridian winterI am a huge black metal fan and one of my favorite styles of the genre is black punk. What is black punk, you ask? It’s a raw and filthy style of black metal that drips and oozes with punk tones. The band that got me into the genre is Raspberry Bulbs and now another band has crept into my peripheral. The band is called Floridian Winter and I have heard whispers about the band here and there across the interwebs but sitting down right now and listening to the bands material, I am blown away. Check out a stream below that is being hosted by our friends at CVLT Nation, who also have a free download of both releases in the stream.     Continue reading

MetalSucks Releases “NYC Sucks, Vol. 3″ Compilation

NYC-Sucks-Volume-3A while back MetalSucks released their first two compilations: NYC Sucks, Vol. 1 & 2 and now they have returned with their third. This compilation features tracks by Primitive Weapons, Ruine, So Hideous, Car Bomb and many more from the New York metal scene.. You can stream the whole thing below and download it over on MetalSucks. Rad tunes.      
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LIONS OF TSAVO Offering “Traverser” For Free Download

traverserBlackened death metalcore act Lions Of Tsavo who released the fantastic Traverser last year are currently offering up this album for free download until April 14th. This offer is to support the bands upcoming Southeast tour, of which you can check out the dates for below. So click on over and stream and download the album and then figure out if this tour is coming near you.       Continue reading

Bandcamp Spotlight: WHORESNATION

whoresnation 2Whoresnation are a band that I have been listening to for a while but for some reason I missed the release of their latest album earlier this month. The French band with such an amazing name takes grindcore to new heights and completely decimates everything in its way. Taking cues from Napalm Death and Rotten Sound but adding their own distinct flavor and flow, Whoresnation are most definitely one of the most important grindcore bands that you don’t know exist. Continue reading