Music

Unnerving Black Metal!
Predatory Light
MMXIV Review + Stream

Lurking somewhere within the borders of New Mexico is yet another hugely exciting new project; a project that leaves behind any trace of affectation and theatrical pomp, delivering dense and primordial black metal with a sound as vast and cavernous

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Ill Omen Enthroning The Bonds of Abhorrence Review + Stream

Death and darkness: it’s safe to say these two things have, at the very least, a symbiotic relationship – one that is heavily tethered to the essence of what makes up Black Metal music. To this, you might already be

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CVLT Nation Streaming:
OMMADON “V2″

The stars sing when they burn, and the earth hums when it moves – but their voices are unimaginably massive and crushing, drones that would wash your puny flesh from bone if you could actually hear them. If you want

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NOOTHGRUSH Crushes Brooklyn!
76 Minutes Of Heavy DOOM
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Now this is just way too fucking sick not to share with the world! Last weekend NOOTHGRUSH crushed The Acheron in Brooklyn and now it’s time to peep it for yourself!…Nuff respect due to unARTigNYC for capturing this monolithic performance

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Deathpile – “Final Confession”
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Former Relapse Records art director Jonathan Canady has been indulging himself in mud, malice and madness since he made the decision to alter his medium in music from metal to power electronics. In excess of some fascinating visual work, his

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Surrounded By Shadows…
SORXE “Steamroller” Track Stream

Pheonix, AZ sludge wizards SORXE are about to release their debut LP, Surrounded By Shadows, and today we’re stoked to bring you a little piece of the magic they have in store for us. “Steamroller” is the opener on Surrounded

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55 Minutes of Uncut Hardpunk!
CRUEL NOISE Radio Streaming Now!

Our comrade CRUEL NOISE has just put up Episode 16 of their outstanding Radio show. So do the right thing: get your punk on and check out this way fucking beyond on point show! For over 50 minutes, this is

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Glorious & Moving Post -Punk!
UNDERPASS “Assimilation” LP Review + Stream

Vancouver, BC/Olympia, WA’s UNDERPASS are a very special band indeed: sounding like Mancunians from 1980, the icy and despondent dark postpunk of the band might have been released on early Factory Records or on 4AD when bands like The Wake

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Funeral Chic s/t
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Funeral Chic are among a spring of blackened punk bands, splintering and reshaping black metal’s more caustic sounds into the tangible furor of hardcore and crust punk. Funeral Chic’s brand is monolithic, their five-song EP casting shadows that creep towards

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Musical Shamanism and Personal Q&A

The interest in Musical Shamanism is unwavering, thanks to all of you who decided to support the idea. Throughout the past several weeks, I received some very interesting questions through social media sites, and some of them, I think, deserve

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