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The final lineup for SOUTHWEST TERROR FEST V has been announced! We’re a little late on it, but better late than never when it comes to letting you know that this year’s fest is fucking packed with bands you want to see! I’m talking SUMAC, THE BODY with FULL OF

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Congratulations, you’ve passed hump day and the weekend is almost here. Sometimes you just need to turn the lights off, the strobe on, and fucking dance. Copenhagen, Denmark’s Private Pact have just released their debut record Purity via Mass Media Records and we are streaming it in full below! Turn this

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It’s about to be on motherfuckers – Sex Prisoner‘s New album TANNHÄUSER GATE comes out this September on Deep Six (US) and RSRec (Europe). These desert dwellers know how to bring more than just pain, because their music packs the power of a Suge Knight (when he was in his prime)

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A lot of underground releases are slated to infest the world with macabre sounds on Friday, May 13th, and one of them is NOMINON’s Chaos In The Flesh…Live! coming out on CD via MORBID SKULL RECORDS and DEATHGASM RECORDS. For the trvly kvlt among us, there’s also a cassette version available here from Hexed Cemetery

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I received a message earlier this week about a band called Dakessian, which I had never heard of before. Once I followed the link and pressed play, my whole being was crushed under the weight of the music I heard. Read below what the band had to say to us and also let me know

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“Colorado Springs is known for its evangelical Christian wackos, military, and more.” So starts the description of the upcoming 71 Grind Fest, a massive two-day event featuring a ton of bands that are sure to piss the aforementioned people off! Taking place at DIY space The Flux Capacitor during the day

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This year marked Modified Ghost‘s first year as Vancouver’s most prolific metal promoter, and to celebrate the Modified Ghost Fest took over Vancouver over four insane days of brutally awesome shows! The first night took place at The Biltmore and was headlined by Misery Index, with support from Allegaeon, Baptists,

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All I wanted was some unreal Death Doom, and Victoria’s NOSTRUM new EP Painstaker has just given me my fix!!! Every moment of this project is sweet, decaying sonic agony to my morbid ears! I can’t believe how fucking awesome these three songs are, and I realized I want as many

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This morning my homie and CVLT Nation writer Mattia turned me on to Artifact of Skulls, and within a diseased instant I was hooked! This band turns out some of the most vile/primitive/disgusting/raw death metal I have heard so far in 2016. I’m not surprised that Defiled Light is the label putting out

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Dark vocals meet post punk beats and melodic riffs, all seen through a fuzzy, almost shoegaze-like lens. That’s what I hear on the new record, Near the Ground, from Oakland’s TEAL. It’s almost as if I am listening to them through a murky pool, hidden in an eerie oasis at the bottom of

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Today, SUNWØLF’s fourth album Eve hit the streets, and to celebrate we’re streaming it in full for your listening rapture! This Scottish band brings a cathartic blend of gorgeous, ambient melodies and scathing vocals that cuts through your inner bullshit and lays your bloody emotions bare. This record will either uplift you

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Last Thursday, I got the chance to have an awesome conversation with Harley Flanagan, one of the founding members of NYC’s CRO-MAGS. In my book, he has not gotten his just due, and with this interview he set the record straight on many topics. His new album entitled CRO-MAGS is all fucking

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