Celldeth walks the line between violence and elegance with his illustration. There is something of the esoteric in his delicate lines, but his pieces never stray too far from a blatant darkness. But death isn’t always terrifying in Celldeth’s work; he captures the danse macabre as exactly that – a
Text & Photos: Charles Nickles Sometimes you know how it ends… Dead dick drunk in Elizabeth, New Jersey, with half a gram, three smokes and one screaming headache. If you’re lucky, you have enough cash to catch the train and maybe a cold roadie or two. If you’re REAL lucky you
We all consider the album to be a very personal release… it’s centred on a sort of inside/outside dichotomy. – Ned Claridge, Stockades. Ever feel that moment in a particular song or album that makes you lose all sense of time and space? That connection you feel so deep; the
It’s been what feels like ages since Winnipeg’s Withdrawal released new jams. Yes, while it has only been three years since their split with Young and in the Way, their return is certainly welcome with open with arms. Finally, we have Withdrawal’s first full-length, the aptly titled Never and first
Photos by Taylor Ferguson It’s always a bit of a bummer when the headliner has to drop off a bill. When the promoter is taking the approach of incorporating local acts to round out a show, it’s inspiring when a certain balance is achieved. Doubly so when the show is
What time is it? It’s time to vomit in the face of everything corrupt and then behead those who oppress us! The world is fucked up place right now, and out of this ocean of fuckery, true art is born. Case in point is the soon to be released EP
It was bound to happen at some point. Deathspell Omega’s genre-defying, epic trilogy of albums cast a long shadow over black metal, and now its influence has crept into other areas of extreme music. Enter Plebeian Grandstand. Their first album, 2010’s How Hate is Hard to Define, is a technical,
As I write this, I’m in fucked up mood and I feel like smashing SHIT! So to avoid doing that to my own home, I am about to tune into some music that will do the smashing for me! Check out these two insane live sets from NAILS and FULL OF HELL.
Skulls smashing to the melodic sound of Punk! Knuckles dragging to the sound of angular Riffs! Breaking bones to the sound of a fucked up reality! NAG (/na:g/) is the name of a new band from Norway who’s self titled LP is coming out on Fysisk Format on Sept. 2nd. I
Dragged into Sunlight and CVLT Nation have teamed up for this five hour mixtape of PURE FITLH-RIDDEN SONIC DEATH! Damian Von Talbot did the artwork for this mixtape, it’s an eternal arsehole – so you know where this mix will take you when you hit play on it below! Their U.S.
I enjoyed POWER TRIP live back in the day, but it was not until I saw them headline a Modified Ghost Fest show in Vancouver that I realized how fucking off the chain they were! When I saw this spot-on full set of theirs from their most recent London show, I knew
Here we go again with your favorite load of heavy shit coming out of Italy. It’s been a while since the last “Italy is Burning” chapter dropped, and in the meantime, the beloved homeland hasn’t ceased vomiting out some real quality fucking underground grime to torture your ears with, so