Posts In Category

Death Metal

dead in the bay cover
80s HardcoreAvant GardeBlack MetalBlackened CrustCrustDeath MetalDeath RockDemosDis-beatDoomEventsFeaturedGrindcoreHardcoreMixtapesMusicNoiseNoise RockPost-PunkPower ViolenceRaw PunkReviewsSludgeThrash

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

Read More
altara3190071347_10
Death MetalFeaturedMusicReviews

Want two tracks that are worth the price of admission? Try Altarage’s latest EP, MMXV, courtesy of Iron Bonehead Productions (vinyl),Sentien Ruin (tape) & Sol Y Nieve Records(tape). Iron Bonehead releases rarely disappoint, and this EP is no exception. Blackened doom/death in the mold of Antiversum your thing? Swallow ash and

Read More
11947587_10153548396674544_1459333410528671538_n
80s HardcoreApocalyptic BluesAvant GardeBlack MetalBlackened CrustCrustDeath MetalDemosDis-beatDocumentariesDoomFeaturedFeaturesFilmFull SetsGrindcoreHardcoreLive RitualsMixed MediaMoviesMusicMusic VideosNoiseNoise RockPost-PunkPower ViolenceRaw PunkReviewsshoegazeSludgeStreamingThrash

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

Read More
Purtenance-1-155
ArtDeath MetalEventsFeaturedLive RitualsPhotography

Text and photo by Mattias Westfalk Finland is now stored safe in my memory bank, the distant but real buzz from a spectacle in sounds and emotions still lingering. I sat down in front of my work desk after flying back to Berlin, the place I call home for the winter,

Read More
1511566_965048000193167_1586471029281058380_n-1
Death MetalDis-beatFeaturedMusicStreaming

So what do we have here? Another insanely rad release from one of our favorite tape labels, Caligari Records. The name of band is DISTERROR, they hail from Mexico and play a vicious brand of crust-infused death metal that has the power to crush bones! Within the the riffs that this band

Read More
vampyric_necromancy_page_2___by_nekoheehee-700x802
ArtBizarreBlack MetalDeath MetalLiteratureMusicUncategorized

Eclipsing violent centuries Like a dark scar over France Enter the nascent Gilles de Rais A warrior and a scholar…[1]   Or such is one modern-day interpretation of the infamous fifteenth century soldier Gilles de Rais, also known as Bluebeard, a general to the executed Jeanne of Arc. Some have

Read More
maxresdefault
Death MetalFeaturedFilmFull SetsMusic

BÖLZER is on a mission from Australia to Vancouver, plus they will be setting shit off in the States! Check out this spot-on full set of them performing earlier this year…I’m pretty sure this set was filmed in Russia.  I’m fucking beyond stoked that I get to see them live on Oct. 18.

Read More
EXTa2474639440_10
Death MetalFeaturedGrindcoreReviews

Ritual Killer are brutal as fuck. Punk, death, grind – whatever it is, Al Necro doesn’t mind. Ritual Killer brings us a vision of murder, chaos, violence and insanity with their latest eight-track album, Exterminance. Exterminance starts things off with a hideous intro rife with demented murmurrings, before all hell breaks

Read More
BB12036423_10153293068249121_8345598746219257059_n
Death MetalFeaturedHardcoreMusicReviewsThrashTour Dates

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

Read More
a1484676982_10
Death MetalFeaturedMusicReviewsStreaming

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

Read More
Shrines_AlbumCover_Front
Avant GardeBlack MetalDeath MetalFeaturedMusicReviews

Experimental metal seems to be gaining more and more traction within the extreme ends of the genre, and Shrines are taking those twisted ideas and applying them to a sound that is as individual as it is intriguing. Bands are no longer afraid to try something new for fear of

Read More
Entombed-snow
Death MetalFeaturedFilmFull SetsMusic

Pure, raw and uncut DEATH METAL!  ENTOMBED live in 1990! Now all you have to do is head bang until you DIE!  

Read More