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Behold, Black Breath have returned and are poised to unleash their third full length, entitled Slaves Beyond Death, which will exhumed from the grave for all you abhorrent animals on September 25th. Released by the ever consistent Southern Lord, Black Breath’s newest declaration of disgust for humanity finds them continuing down the

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Sludge and black metal artisans Death Motif have released an EP called The Water. The album title is fitting, what with pestilent waters and wild flora donning the album cover. This is a band that writhes in the murky wasteland of extreme metal ingenuity. The killer Southern licks combine with

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Text and Photos: Abi Coulson I was once told that the words “awesome” and amazing” are vastly overused in today’s society, and I too am guilty of contributing to this overuse. However, I can truly say that this show at Vancouver’s Rickshaw on the infamous East Hastings St was, in

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With Author and Punisher‘s most recent album Melk En Honing, the industrial-strength goliath melding machines with their maker, Tristan Shone, continue to broaden the limits of where this project’s sound can go. I caught up with Tristan before he left for a headlining tour (dates below) to talk about the new

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Photos by Nathaniel Shannon Thursday – or Thor’s Day for all you Odinist’s reading this – is perhaps the most trying day of my week. I typically get up around five-thirty in the morning for work. Clock out around four, give or take. Followed by some supremely brutal, buy-one-get-one-free happy

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Hello UK peeps, are you ready for some carnage? Good, because Caïna and Crowhurst are gearing up for an extensive UK tour! Crowhurst – Prolific noise and occasional black metal act from Los Angeles, collaborator with such acts as Black Leather Jesus and Water Torture. First time in the UK

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The UK’s Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats have just released a new album, The Night Creeper, and they’re touring all over North America and Europe this fall (dates below). Their Vancouver show is Friday, September 25th at the Commodore Ballroom, and we’ve got a pair of tickets to give away! Just

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Framework Label releases albums that I JUST FUCKING LOVE because every band that they put out has trailer loads of passion!!! I’m totally addicted their new band LONGINGS, who are creating up beat post punk anthems that will help you get through this thing called life. When I pump their

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Awww shit, what do we have here? Well, let me tell you – we have the new HUMAN BODIES / LEATHER CHALICE split and it is the FUCKING BOMB!!! Horns HIGH as fuck both bands show and prove! Will the HUMAN BODIES / LEATHER CHALICE record end up as one

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Slow Moving Pain, Crawling Death Clouds, Beautiful Rays Of Darkness are some of the thoughts that melt away as I listen to the new TYRANNY album entitled Aeons in Tectonic Interment. Ancient riffs will engulf your humanity and make you realize how fragile our existence really is…I find so much

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Doom Flash: our comrades Ritual Productions will be releasing the new record by The Poison Glass, which features Stuart and Edgy59 from Burning Witch!!! Press play below and get ready to hear one of the heaviest songs of 2015! Now all I want do is to get high as fuck

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This Saturday, one of the best heavy festivals of the year commences in Porto, Portugal – AMPLIFEST 2015. The lineup for this fest is killer, and you will need all your strength to make it through these crushing performances! If you don’t believe me, than take some time out of

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