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It’s another year, which means another round of amazing festivals dedicated to the love of all things dark and heavy! One of the UK’s greatest and most crushing underground musical events has just been announced, and we’ve got Desertfest tickets for you! DESERTFEST 2016 has a seriously stacked lineup for

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Text and Photos: Colton Bills On March 24th, Seattle based funeral doom band UN, along with fellow Seattle black metal trio HISSING, came to The Hindenburg for a night of soul-crushing sonic catharsis. Opening were local bands Temple of Abandonment and Nightfucker. Temple of Abandonment was not a show –

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White Walls, Cold Emotions, Warm Vocals, Dance Rhythms hidden under reverb are some of the things you will hear on D E C O R U M‘s soon to be released EP Vail. This Brooklyn trio knows exactly what they are creating, and it’s this compelling vision that pulls you

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Around two weeks ago, my mind was melted as I witnessed Temple of Abandonment, whose music moved me beyond fucking belief. When their set was finished, I was left saying to myself, unholy fuck, this band is UNREAL, and I picked up their demo ASAP. While watching Temple of Abandonment, a

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Formed back in 1999, Amenra has been one of the most prolific bands in the European post-metal scene. With their sound influenced heavily by the sludge, doom and hardcore sonic territories, they have released a continuous piece of work in their Mass albums, while their initiation of the Church of

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Last weekend, DOOM took over London in the form of the Doom Over London Fest, which featured three days of non-stop low end rumbling the cobbled streets! Our photographer Gemma Shaw was on hand to capture some of the intense sets from that weekend, including Bossk, Conjurer, Esoteric, Eye of

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Fuck OFF and DIE!! All I want to do right now is blast the new COUGH song “The Wounding Hours” on repeat! Damn, despair and sonic fucking agony has never sounded so good! Their new LP entitled Still They Pray on June 3rd via Relapse Records. Unholy hell, I’m so

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I can feel death slowly creeping up on me in the form of the new INTO COFFIN LP entitled INTO A PYRAMID OF DOOM that will be released via our comrades over at Caligari Records. This band’s music sounds like a beast chained to the wall trying to break free so

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I got the chance to catch up with Uncle Al and talk about his new project Surgical Meth Machine and the current state of the union when it comes to politics, music and the politics of dancing. Our little chat went something like this.     So, lets get the

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Ahhh shit… MANTAR is back with a new LP entitled Ode To The Flame, which is going to be their Nuclear Blast debut! If I had to compare this record to a meal, I would say their sound is as big as a Texas T-Bone steak, and with each riff

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The sun is starting to shine up here in the grey Northwest, so I’m starting to look for music that helps me celebrate the bright, cold days. Wildernessking has a new EP, Levitate, coming out April 4th that is exactly what I’m looking for – an uplifting and melancholy celebration

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I had the privilege of seeing Worcester, MA’s Fuming Mouth early last year with Arizona’s own Gatecreeper. It was a treat; a wholesome helping of nutritional, sonic hell. I recently had a chance to have a chat with two of the three members of this Massachusetts death metal triad. Enjoy

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