Posts In Category

Music

DoomFeaturedFeaturesStreaming

WITCHTHROAT SERPENT are a band that knows how lay down extremely addictive groovy doom riffs. Their soon to be released album Sang Dragon is packed with catchy occult-infused jams that will have you pressing repeat! Our comrades over at Deadlight Entertainment will be releasing WITCHTHROAT SERPENT’s CD on April 30th. Right here

Read More
FeaturedFeaturesStreamingThrash

Raw to the motherfucking bone, straight up non-stop head banging is at the foundation of the new OCCULT BURIAL LP entitled Hideous Obscure that came out yesterday via Invictus. This album takes me back to the 80’s when speed metal took no fucking prisoners. Do not get it twisted, OCCULT BURIAL is

Read More
ArtAvant GardeBlack MetalDoomEventsFeaturedFeaturesHardcoreLive RitualsMusicPhotographySludge

Text and Photos: Gemma Shaw   It’s finally that time of year again. What seems like an eternity is now upon us. Roadburn is a high point for many worshipers of the riff and its strange relations. A newly expanded 013 venue with more tickets meant more people adding to the unbridled

Read More
Apocalyptic BluesArtDoomFeaturedLiteratureSludgeThrash

Excerpt from the final chapter of HEAVY: A Memoir of Wyoming, BMX, Drugs, and Heavy Fucking Music by JJ Anselmi   Excision   The surgeon draws an ellipse on my forearm with black marker, injecting anesthetic at several different points. When my skin is numb, she delicately traces the marker

Read More
HardcoreMusicNoise RockReviews

Coming across split releases is always great! You get to listen to multiple bands, compare them to each other, remember other instances when you had a chance to listen to their music and discover something new. In this new split from New Atlantis, I got to remember the instrumental progressive post-hardcore visions of

Read More
Avant GardeDeath MetalDoomFeaturedFeaturesMusicStreaming

Music is a language unto itself, and is essential for our communication with the universe and our higher selves. Some bands take this idea very seriously when composing, like the Swiss avant-metal group SCHAMMASCH. They have a new record coming out via Prosthetic Records on Friday, April 29th, entitled Triangle. This sonic journey

Read More