I have been praising Lord Dying and their new album Poisoned Altars for a while now and I have gotta say that it is one of the best albums that will be released this year. If you have been aching to listen to this slow-churned, brutalizing beatdown, then the time is now. Lord Dying is currently streaming Poisoned Altars right now and you can listen to it. You better fucking listen. It’s so fucking good. Enjoy. Continue reading
I have been loving this new Lord Dying album and if you think you’ve heard the best of it, you ain’t heard nothing yet. The band is most definitely saving the best for last, but if you want to hear some more of the crushing trios new record, get a dose of “Offering Pain (And An Open Minded Center)” after the jump. Trust me. This will destroy you. Continue reading
There are some killer bands here in Arkansas. Pallbearer, Living Sacrifice and Rwake all come to mind right off the bat and the latter is planning a re-release of their debut 1998 demo Xenoglossalgia in February and trust me, if you’re not holding onto that dem0 at this exact moment, or if you’ve never heard it, you’re about to lose your shit.
Xenoglossalgia is a legendary artifact in the Arkansas metal community. Think of the sludge version of the Ark Of The Covenant. Holy fuck, is this heavy. Check out a few tracks from the re-release after the jump. The remaster is so fucking crisp. Enjoy. Continue reading
Slow-and-devastating metal act Lord Dying will be releasing their new record Poisoned Altars next month and the band is streaming a rad new track titled “An Open Sore.” This track alone is enough to entice anyone to want to jam the fuck out. It’s heavy and groove-laden riffs are absolutely mind-blowing. Oh, did I mention the track features guest vocals from Red Fang‘s Aaron Beam? FUCK YES!
My homies in The Drip released a fucking unbelievable EP earlier this year and the band has now released their first music video since being signed to Relapse Records. The video is a pro-shot live video for the track “Sirens.” The video was shot at the bands local grind spot Ray’s Golden Lion and it’s pretty rad. Check out the video below. Continue reading
Raging hardcore act Call Of The Void, whom I fell in love with last year, will unleash their new album Ageless in February. Ahead of the albums release, the band has announced a tour alongside heavyweights Enabler as well as stream* a new track titled “Cold Hands.” This track is fucking fierce and you’ve gotta hear it. Check out the track and tour dates below. CRUSH. Continue reading
Just last week Torche released a teaser for their new album Restarter and now the band has unleashed their first official track. The track is titled “Minions” and it’s a crusher. If you’ve been a fan of Torche for any matter of time, you’ll dig this track. If not, fuck off and listen to something else. I’ll be here. Jamming this tune for the fifth time. Crunch. Continue reading
Sludgy kingpins Torche have unloaded a thirty-second teaser for their forthcoming album Restarter. The album is slated to be released in February and it’s sounding pretty killer so far. Based on the short teaser, I am all sorts of moist for the prospect of new Torche. Check out the short-but-worthy teaser below. CRUSH. Continue reading
Grind masters Cretin have returned to the game and they will be releasing their new album Stranger next week. If you can’t wait, you can sit back and stream the album in full. You read that right! Cretin have unleashed their album upon the world for streaming a week in advance of it’s release. So, you know. Crush your enemies. See them driven before you. Feel the lamentations of the CRETIN. Continue reading
Megaforce Iron Reagan released a phenomenal new album earlier this year and the band has released a few music videos since, the latest of which was released today. The video that was released most recently is for their track “I Won’t Go” and it’s a pretty cool video on top of being an amazing track. The video was shot in what looks like Iron Reagan‘s rehearsal space and it’s shot in black and white. Rad. Check it out. Continue reading
As we know, Cretin are amazing. As we also know, the band will release their highly anticipated new album Stranger next month and what we have heard from the album sounds spectacular. Well, get ready to get your face blown off because Cretin have unloaded one hell of a track via NPR. The track is titled “Ghost Of Teeth And Hair” and you can hear it after the jump. Holy fuck, this is destructive. Go! Cretin! Go! Enjoy. Continue reading
Philadelphia band Nothing released their phenomenal record Guilty Of Everything in March and more recently the band released a split with the band Whirr, who also released an amazing album this year. Well, Nothing has released a music video off of the split and it’s pretty great as well. As a band who never does anything wrong, I am not surprised that the video is good. Check it out after the jump and be sure to pick up all three of the aforementioned albums. Continue reading
Red Fang are very well known for their amazing music videos and their latest is no exception. The band unleashed their animated music video for their track “Crows In Swine” and it’s just as great as you want it to be. The track comes off of Red Fang‘s most recent offering Whales And Leeches, available now via Relapse Records. Check out “Crows In Swine” below. Continue reading
Two words for ya: funeral. doom. That’s all you need to know before going into this post about one of the raddest, most depressing bands of the era, Usnea. The band will be releasing their new album Random Cosmic Violence next week and, as if they needed to make you want to hear it more, the band is streaming it in full! Holy fuck, is this album heavy. I mean, seriously heavy. Check out the full stream of the album after the jump. Fuck! Continue reading
Post-metal act Anatomy Of Habit will release their new album Ciphers + Axioms next week and the band is currently streaming the album in full. I am super excited about this album and I recommend you head over to Pitchfork to check it out. This is definitely a band that is making their mark in the extreme music community and I only see them going forward from here on. Check out the track “Radiate and Recede” after the jump. Continue reading