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CrustMusicReviews

In the mood for some loud, obnoxiously clamorous crust punk that sports a middle finger so large it casts a shadow over half of South America? Timekiller, take a bow. The combination of raw, hardcore punk and speed metal rock’n’roll is deliciously palpable, as the Brazilians tear through this EP

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Death MetalReviews

Warmaster is a band from Houston, TX, and their latest four-track album, Blood Dawn, continues their trend of quality releases. The cover art might lure some metal fans to think of J.R.R Tolkien, but there are no flutes, fiddles or elf music to be found here.  It’s old-school death metal,

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NADJA are fresh from releasing their brand new masterpiece full-length album Queller earlier last month, but that doesn’t seem to be enough for the prolific Canadian shoegaze-doom duo, and now the band brings us another unbearable barrage of shimmering destruction in the form of Tangled, or what they call “our

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Black MetalMusicReviews

French project Paramnesia may not be a name on the lips of every black metal fan just yet, but their sound is one that is much loved the world over and their full length debut is sure to push them into the minds of fans of the Cascadian sound championed

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Black MetalDeath MetalReviews

Label:Iron Bonehead Hades Archer and Slaughtbbath are both from Chile, and they’ve joined forces in the fight against all that is good with the release of their split LP,Circus of Abominations/Antichristos Thanatos, courtesy of Iron Bonehead Productions.  If seven billion souls are bound for eternal damnation, consider how much chaos

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Black MetalDoomMusicReviewsSludge

London based Bast have been slowly creating a name for themselves on the local scene and with their recent support slot on the Conan tour and the incredible presence of their debut full length Spectres, the trio have all the ingredients to completely break out. Their sludged out blackened doom

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DoomReviews

There’s something in the recording studio with 11Paranoias, and it ain’t no man. To fully experience such an aural atrocity is to journey with this empirical trio down into their jam room amidst some hellish cosmic vortex, where total immersion into the unfathomable darkness is mandatory. Crawling out of the

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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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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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