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Monomakh is one of the sickest DEATH METAL bands that you probably have never heard of! I know when I heard their demo in 2012 I was left speechless, because their songs sounded like death itself. In 2013, Monomakh released Triptych to not very much fanfare. That being said, this

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What you thought would only materialize in your worst nightmares, or in the minds of the most demented and off the rails sociopaths, has actually materialized in real life. Dragged Into Sunlight and Gnaw Their Tongues have come together to create something that leaves the listener broken and battered, and

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Blood Harvest has a new offering for the Prince of Darkness, and it comes in the form of NECROSEMEN’s new cassette entitled Vglns. The sounds that will pour forth from your speakers like demons riding to the apocalypse will decapitate you within seconds of hitting play on our full stream. This

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Sometimes I feel like I live on the wrong when festivals like MARTYRDOOM in NYC happen and I can not attend! Any way our comrade in video (((unartig))) was on hand to capture these intense full sets from REVENGE & MLGA…You can also peep more killer footage on his channel…Much

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Steadily stirring in the black, murky waters of the underground over the last few years with a small string of demos and splits, blackened death crust merchants Tombstalker have at last emerged with their debut album Black Crusades – a veritable rising tide of chaos that wears many masks and

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Photos: Gemma Shaw The other day we announced tour dates for Wrekmeister Harmonies and Bell Witch, who will be painting everything black across the US (with one tiny stop in Vancouver, Canada – thank you!!!). You can see all the dates here. Bell Witch is one of those names that

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The latest in a long tradition of primitive death metal unearthed by Iron Bonehead Productions from the bowels of the underground extreme metal scene, Chthonic Cult’s I am the Scourge of Eternity is indeed primitive, brutal and enjoyable for those qualities. There are brief black metal touches on I am

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Dark death metal or bestial metal, sub-genre titles can be confusing. Both titles might do some justice for the band Eucharist, who are from Australia and are signed to Iron Bonehead Productions for the release of their cassette, Demise Rites, a compilation of older material re-released. Eucharist reminds me of

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Perhaps the Bay Area’s best kept secret, San Francisco’s Vastum have been quietly destroying dreams and evoking the stuff of wide awake nightmares since their 2011 crushing debut Carnal Law. With a unique sound to match, Vastum take a bit of a different approach to their Death Metal. Setting out

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Good albums survive numerous repeat-listens. A long runtime is risky unless the album holds up well to lengthy listening. Serpents Lair do a fine job on their debut full-length, Circumambulating The Stillborn, for Fallen Empire Records and Hellthrasher Productions. They mix interesting segments well. The tempo never stagnates at one

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Like it, love it or hate it, you can’t push play on the new Ævangelist full length and tell me your state of mind and overall experience of the world doesn’t instantly change. With a single piercing riff and the abrupt ringing out of a jangling, disharmonic harp, you’re drawn

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What do you get when two of the minds behind Bay Area doom monoliths Bog Oak and Swamp Witch get together to create a doom/death/black metal monster? You get GraveCoven, a record-only project from James Rauh (Swamp Witch) and Phillip Gallagher (Bog Oak), and a masterful piece of audio torment!

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