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Of Feather and Bone have come to the table with teeth bared and claws flashing. Pardon the hyperbole, but Embrace the Wretched Flesh is, so far, one of 2015’s strongest releases. Following their EPs, False Healer and Adorned in Decay, along with a split with Reproacher, this debut LP demonstrates

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Now this is the FUCKING BOMB!!! Relapse is releasing for the first time ever the fully authorized reissue of SACRILEGE’s  Behind The Realms of Madness. Brad Boatwright remastered the record, which includes seven previously unreleased bonus tracks. I can tell that I will soon be blasting this collection of tunes non-stop. We are freaking stoked

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Attention SoCal and Arizona peeps, listen up: Bay Area-based blackened sludge/crust heathens Abstracter are embarking on their first ever tour (you can RSVP to the tour here), a small five-day incursion that will involve mostly selected shows in Southern California, but that will also culminate at this year’s Southwest Terror Fest (you can RSVP

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Oakland’s most celebrated crust/sludge/noise/black metal killing machine – NEGATIVE STANDARDS – are preparing the ground for the release of their brand new LP Fetters, coming later this year self-released by the band in the US and on Vendetta Records in Europe. To celebrate the imminent unleashing of their punishing new album,

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Three awesome dudes from the Oakland-based grindcore band Infinite Waste (namely madmen Jamison, Kevin, and Matt) were rad enough to have the brilliant idea to put together a compilation of Bay Area-based bands to give out for free at this year’s first edition of California Deathfest this weekend in Oakland, to show visitors and outsiders attending

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Here’s the latest aural wreckage from my homeland. Enjoy – these are all bands that are currently at the forefront of the Italian underground.   1. SATURNINE – Mors Vocat Saturnine should be no mystery by now. This incredible all-female band from Bologna has released an incredible debut demo in 2012

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Fresno is located in the heart of California. It is the fifth largest city in the best state in America. I spent over a decade living in the area. I dedicated a lot of time and energy focusing on building unity within the underground music community in the hopes of

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An enormous and crushing production, huge riffs and an absolutely barbaric delivery have ensured e second triumphant coming of Grime, Italy’s masters of total aural filth. With Circle of Molesters, the Italian sludge bruisers have ensured your inescapable demise by crafting a record that is so heavy, hateful, bleak and bile-drenched that even

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Photos: Em Demarco Day 4 – SUNDAY My lack of proper rest and over-ingestion of alcohol should make for a much more painful morning than I have. Sunday afternoon’s most proud moment is an open air punk market set in the middle of the woods at an abandoned recreation facility. I

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Transylvanian Tapes, based in San Francisco, California have done nothing for heavy music but keep spreading the word and pushing out more and more gold for us to grub into our wallets for money to throw at these artists. With their recent release of ‘I & II’ by Devoid nothing

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How awesome does rage sound? How beautiful does anger sound? How intense does passion sound? All of these questions can be answered by pressing play below! We are streaming the soon to be released LP by IMPLORE entitled Depopulation that will be released via PELAGIC RECORDS. Over the course of

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Welcome to where the stars fall out of the night sky, and to where cold winds forever blow. Welcome to a place of solitude and retreat, where the silence and vastness of the world immerses you into a strange state of peace, loss and fear all at the same time. Ragana

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