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One band that has changed the sound of the underground is ALTARAGE. Now watch their outstanding live performance at this year’s SWR.     Live in Barcelona at Catalonia Extreme Winter III 2018. Photo by Irene Serrano    

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It can be a test of perseverance and a little bit of stubbornness create a band that bets in an extreme sound. But Test, a grind/death duo with hints of punk/hardcore from São Paulo (Brazil) make it happen with their desire to burst your ears with relentless machinery drums, piercing

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When you hear someone mention “The Satanic Panic”, your mind is probably flooded with all sorts of images, like vintage Iron Maiden tees with Eddie prominently displayed in some nightmarish incarnation. Or Dungeons & Dragons and a twelve-sided die. Or perhaps Anton LaVey sporting his signature Fu Manchu mustache and

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Chile’s INVOCATION SPELLS has tapped into their most cavernous, darkest spaces to pull an absolutely scathing album from its depths. Today we’re very excited to tear your world open with the addictive, punishing riffs of their upcoming Spread Cruelty in the Abyss LP. From the second I press play, I’m head-banging nonstop

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On a warm and sunny Monday evening in Amsterdam, Scandanavian death metal torchbearers Corpsessed and Undergang’s filth ceremonies echoed from OCCII’s weirdo vault. Since its foundation in 1991, OCCII (Onafhankelijk Cultureel Centrum In It) has become hub for attracting a wide variety of underground music, but what makes it just

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Photos: Taylor Ferguson One of the shows with the biggest buzz in Vancouver was NECROT’s vile performance at The Astoria last month for the 8th instalment of A Night of Death and Doom. You can see the fury and frenzy of the crowd from the photos our comrade Taylor Ferguson

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