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Dis-beatGrindcoreMusicReviews

Holy shit, does this 7″ EP smash your face up! REIVERS are fucking back and we couldn’t be happier about this, cause this new release from these awesome Oakland hardcore bruisers just simply fucking rips! Press play on this EP and opener Bounden immediately proceeds to kick you around like a helpless

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GrindcoreReviews

The New York two piece Mother Brain return with a macerating cut of mince as just one of Mannequin Rein Recordings’ latest set releases for this year. Despite some familiarity with the label, I wasn’t aware of these guys prior to being offered this hefty EP. Well, I’m aware of

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Death MetalReviews

Teitanblood kept it pretty simple when they were deciding on an album title – Death. Its simplicity is key to understanding the MO and approach of the Spanish death metal legion that ruptured the death metal world with Seven Chalices in 2009 and two EPs since then. Death and the

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CrustDeath MetalDoomMusicReviews

Labels: Parasitic Records & Southern Lord Recordings by Oliver Sheppard Portland’s Nightfell: A duo consisting of Todd Burdette and Tim Call. As of this writing, Nightfell’s debut LP, “The Living Ever Mourn,” is only available digitally, via Bandcamp. A vinyl LP is slated to come out soon on Parasitic Records

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Avant GardeBlack MetalDoomMusicNeo FolkReviews

The world hates you and you hate the world. For whatever reason. What do you do? You pack a bag with razor blades, cyanide, rope, a firearm with one bullet and no food or water, and hike out into the wilderness to meet your maker, leave the world behind, never

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Neo FolkReviews

Barren Harvest’s gorgeous dark neo-folk inflected music is deliciously beautiful. The affecting vocal of Jessica Way (Worm Ouroboros) complements Atriarch’s Lenny Smith’s post-punk influenced approach and the two make wonderful, simple constructions of sound breathe with the mournful soul of passing seasons. Subtle Cruelties is a record that drifts and

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