Hailing from Melbourne, Australia, Bone started off their career by releasing the Face Prison mini-album. With this first attempt, they displayed great signs of an off-kilter attitude, with a strong punk and post-punk feeling merging with an alternative rock tone influenced by noise, and with a certain complexity in their song
When I’m listening to the eerie synths and driving bass of North Carolina’s Bloody Hammers, I can’t help but recapture some of the overwhelming emotion of my teenage years. This is the fuzzy, dark and melodic medicine that used to soothe my pained young soul, and reminds me that as an adult
Check out episode 25 of Favorite Records featuring Heather Gabel waxing poetic about her love for Rudimentary Peni’s Death Church. It’s pretty cool to hear someone you respect talk passionately about a record that changed your life as well. Rudimentary Peni fucking RULES, and Death Church is a classic…now watch the video!
Kings of buzz-saw heaviness Gatecreeper have finally unveiled details for their first full-length and Relapse Records debut, Sonoran Depravation. Since their 2013 inception, this Phoenician/Tucsonian quintet has ridden the well-earned hype of their four song EP, touring aggressively with contemporaries such as Fuming Mouth and Of Feather and Bone. Following
Text: Mike Hill I’ve known Aaron Turner for two decades, which sounds like a very long time; time flies on broken wings, I suppose. During that time, I’ve observed him, along with a shortlist of other like-minded individuals, transform the landscape of heavy music, propelling it forward into the new
Ok – this feature is better looked at before lunch, because what you are about to see is pretty fucking GRIM! We are all going to die, but for some reason for many of us looking at dead bodies makes our stomachs turn. What’s a trip is when I look
HEADS UP people, Boston-based sludge-doom heathens FÓRN have just released a new track on their Bandcamp page, the misery-bringing doom behemoth that is “Ambitions Toward Nothingness,“ and it is now available to stream below in all it’s pachydermic magnificence, and download for $1. There wouldn’t normally be much to debate about such an initiative if
The darkest recesses of Sweden’s unfuckwithable metal legacy have long since been a part of the nation’s furniture, and to this day its distinctive din pumps vigorously and unapologetically through the hearts of emerging bands worldwide. Situated half way between the country’s capital and the spiritual home of melodic death