Hey Kim how are you? My brain feels like it’s melting out of my earholes, ha! Six months of nonstop planning are about to come to fruition over the next couple of days—there are so many moving parts to an event of this magnitude, but luckily I have the best
Raw, Severe, Unholy, Elite are some of the words that come to my mind as I listen to the new record by VESSEL OF INIQUITY called Void of Infinite Horror that comes out this Friday via Xenoglossy Productions ( EU ) & Sentient Ruin Laboratories ( North America ). This record sonic storm of
Reign of the Middling We’ve reached a point these days in the Metal Kingdom where almost every release is at the very least competent. Very rare is it do you find bands putting out music that is just abhorrent or awful and inept. Most bands are more than decent at
ÆNIGMATUM are a portland band that’s more interested in crafting memorable and face-melting songs than they are with genre-tags or riding trends. They play a blend of death and black metal that truly feels like a hybrid of the two genres as opposed to “blackened death” or whatever hashtag is
Couch Slut I’ve been a fan of Brooklyn’s Couch Slut for a few years but it was only recently have I had the pleasure to see them play live. It was angry, noisy, and confrontational. Exactly what I had anticipated. To call them a “noise rock” band is just lazy.
I don’t think it will come as a surprise to anyone when I say that Youth Attack has been one of the more reliable labels for dark and mysterious punk and hardcore bands over the years. However, the recent release of the long anticipated full length from Colorado heathens City