MELVINS Announce New Album “Hold It In”; U.S. Tour

The Melvins have announced the release of their new full length and follow up to last year’s Tres Cabrones. The new album will be entitled Hold It In and will be released on October 14th via Ipecac Records. The album was recorded with the assistance of Butthole Surfers members Paul Leary and JD Pinkus. The band will also be touring in support of the forthcoming album, with the touring lineup consisting of Buzz Osborne, Dale Crover and JD Pinkus. You can check out the tour dates after the break.

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BLACKWOLFGOAT Announce New Album “Drone Maintenance”

Blackwolfgoat, the experimental drone project of one Darryl Shepard (Black Pyramid, etc), will release its new full length album late next month. The new record will be entitled Drone Maintenance and will see a release through Small Stone Recordings on August 26th. The album is described as a quasi-concept album in which Shepard is sent into the future to repair rogue drones. The album’s artwork and track listing can be seen after the break.

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MY BROTHER WIND Announce New Album “Once There Was A Time When Time And Space Were One”

Swedish instrumental improvisational cosmic rock outfit My Brother Wind have announced the release of their third full length album. The new record will bear the title Once There Was a Time When Time and Space Were One and will be released through Free Electric Sound on October 14th. The entire album was tracked in a single day back in January of 2013 and was mastered by Hans Fredriksson. The album’s artwork and track listing can be seen after the break.

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SORXE Announce Debut Album “Surrounded By Shadows”

Phoenix, Arizona based sludge act Sorxe have announced the release of their debut full length album and follow up to last year’s Realms EP. The new record will be titled Surrounded By Shadows and will see a release on September 2nd through the band themselves digitally and on digipak CD. Artwork (which is being put together by ex-Neurosis/A Storm of Light member Josh Graham) and track listing will be revealed in the coming weeks. In the meantime, feel free to stream the Realms EP below.

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LO-PAN Announce New Album “Colossus”

Ohio heavy rockers Lo-Pan have announced the release of their fourth full length record and follow up to 2011’s Salvador. The new record, which was produced by Andrew Schneider (East of the Wall, Unsane, etc), will be titled Colossus and will be released through Small Stone Records on October 7th. The album’s artwork and track listing can be seen after the break. You can also stream their previous full length, Salvador, below as well.

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AMERICAN HERITAGE Announce New Album “Prolapse”

Chicago’s American Heritage have announced the release of their sixth full length album and follow up to 2011’s Sedentary. The record, which was produced by Sanford Parker, will be entitled Prolapse and will see a release through Solar Flare Records sometime this November. This will also most likely be the final album band, due to vocalist/guitarist Adam Norden leaving the band after the album was recorded. More details, including an official street date, are due to be revealed in the coming weeks. In the meantime, stream Sedentary after the break.

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BLOODTRUTH Announce Debut Album “Obedience”

Italian  death metal outfit Bloodtruth (Fleshgod Apocalypse, etc) have announce the release of their debut full length album. The new record, entitled Obedience, will be released through Unique Leader on September 16th. The record was engineered by Fleshgod Apocalypse members Francesco Paoli (also of Bloodtruth) and Cristiano Trionfera at Sonic Hammer Studios and was mastered by Stefano Morbito (Hour of Penance, etc). The album’s artwork, track listing and teaser trailer can be found below.

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OMMADON Announce New Album “V”; Preview New Track

Scottish drone/doom act Ommadon have announced the release of their fifth full length album, aptly-titled V. The new record was recorded live and will feature two new sprawling tracks that clock in at a combined 90 minutes. The record was mastered by Billy Anderson and will be split across four sides of vinyl. Terrorizer is currently stream side-A of the record, which comes in at a astounding 23 minutes. Point your browsers here to check it out.

V will be released on August 5th via Domestic Genocide. Pre-orders can be found herehere (U.K.) and here (Netherlands).

SICK OF IT ALL Announce New Album “The Last Act Of Defiance”

Influential New York hardcore act Sick of It All have announced the release of their 10th studio album. The new record, entitled The Last Act of Defiance, will be released through Century Media on September 29th (Europe/Australia/New Zealand) and September 30th (North America). Drummer Armand Majidi commented on the forthcoming record, saying that he wanted listeners to “feel that they just heard a hardcore record that has everything, from blistering speed to bouncing groove, to heavy and pounding to bright and melodic.” The upcoming album’s artwork and track listing can be seen below.

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OBLITERATIONS Announce Debut Album “Poison Everything”

Southern California hardcore act Obliterations (Black Mountain, Saviours, etc) have announced the release of their debut full length album. The record, entitled Poison Everything, will be released through Southern Lord on October 28th. The album was recorded with Chris Owens (Lords, Coliseum, Young Widows) at Dave Grohl’s Studio 606, mixed by Kurt Ballou(Converge) and was mastered by Brad Boatright (Tragedy, Sleep, etc). You can check out the album’s artwork and track listing after the break.

Feel free to check out the band’s past releases on their Bandcamp page.

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PORD Announce New Album “Wild”

French noise rockers Pord have announced the release of their sophomore full length record and follow up to 2011’s Valparaiso. The new record, which was recorded by Serge Morattel (Knut, Basement, etc), will be entitled Wild and will see a release through Solar Flare Records sometime this September. The album will be available digitally and on CD in September and will receive a vinyl pressing in November. An official release date, artwork and track listing are slated to be released in the coming weeks. In the meantime, you can stream Valparaiso after the break as well as view the official album trailer.

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KAYO DOT Announce New Album “Coffins On Io”

Avant-rockers Kayo Dot have announced the release of their seventh full length album and follow up to 2013’s ambitious Hubardo. The new record will be entitled Coffins on Io and will see a release through The Flenser on October 16th.  The new six track effort will represent yet another change in the ever-evolving sound of Kayo Dot. Frontman Toby Driver described the sound as ” a sexy combination of Type O Negative, Peter Gabriel, Sisters of Mercy”. Driver further comments on the overall theme and vibe of the upcoming album:

“Basically the vibe that we’re going for here is inspired by 80s retro-future noir— Blade Runner.”

Driver continues:

“I wanted to make a good record to put on while you drive across the desert at night under a toxic, post-apocalyptic atmosphere…There’s a weird underlying theme of murder, shame and death.”

The album’s artwork and track listing are available for viewing after the break.

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DECAPITATED Announce New Album “Blood Mantra”

Polish death metallers Decapitated have announced the release of their sixth full length record and follow up to 2011’s Carnival is Forever. The new record will be entitled Blood Mantra and will see a release through Nuclear Blast and Mystic Production on September 26th. Guitarist and founding member Waclaw “Vogg” Kieltyka had the following to say about the forthcoming effort:

“Extreme and groove – I think that’s the best way to describe our new album. This time we feel that we have something totally crushing and huge.

“Blood Mantra” is the most heavy and mature album we ever did in our carrier. I cannot wait to start to play songs live because riffs are soo deep and powerful.”

You can check out the album’s cover art after the break.

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MAID MYRIAD Announce New Album “With Haste On Its Breath”

Akron, Ohio rockers Maid Myriad have announced the release of their debut full length album. The new record will bear the title With Haste On Its Breath and will be released through Nefarious Industries on October 7th in CD and digital formats. The record was produced and engineered by the band’s own guitarist/vocalist Jeff Klemm and was mixed and mastered by Kevin Antreassian (The Dillinger Escape Plan, Foxy Shazam, etc). You can check out the album’s artwork and track listing after the break. As an added bonus, you can stream the band’s previous released Camera Eye EP, which shares tracks with the upcoming full length.

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