Blast Worship: Mellow Harsher
November 9, 2021 Gene Meyer
Wisconsin grindcore trio Mellow Harsher is, um, immunized against lousy extreme music on a new split EP.
Full EP Premiere: Bone Tower – ‘We All Will Die One Day’
November 2, 2021 Gene Meyer
Hear Canadian crushers Bone Tower raise a monument to the pain and chaos of the past year and a half with We All Will Die One Day.
Blast Worship: Jisei
October 26, 2021 Gene Meyer
Vancouver duo Jisei healthy dose of deathcore doesn’t spoil their grindcore recipe on Bad Representation.
Blast Worship: Dog Food
October 19, 2021 Gene Meyer
Long Island, New York’s Dog Food are on the menu if you have a hankering for stompy riffs mixed with rapid-fire grindcore precision.
Blast Worship: Impulsealer
October 12, 2021 Gene Meyer
Czech out the latest release from European grind duo Impulsealer!
Blast Worship: Stall
October 5, 2021 Gene Meyer
Cincinnati’s Stall don’t have time to slow down via powerviolence blasts delivered in a minute or less.
Full Album Premiere: Vixen Maw – ‘4 Way Spilt’
September 28, 2021 Gene Meyer
Hear Brooklyn based experimental grind unit Vixen Maw‘s portion of a new four-way split, imaginatively titled 4 Way Split, on Sludgelord records.
Blast Worship: Death Toll 80k
September 21, 2021 Gene Meyer
The numbers add up. Death Toll 80k are one of grindcore’s best bands at the moment.
Blast Worship: Ranker
September 7, 2021 Gene Meyer
West Coast powerviolence crew Ranker don’t care about your fantasy football draft.
Blast Worship: Melting Rot
August 17, 2021 Gene Meyer
You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll hurl when you hear Aurora grinders Melting Rot.
Full Album Stream: Imperial Slaughter – ‘…Vile Slobs’
August 10, 2021 Gene Meyer
Clean up your act and hear all of Texas death dealers Imperial Slaughter‘s new LP, …Vile Slobs, before its release this Friday.
For Those About Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Portrait, Beyond Grace and Doctor Smoke
August 9, 2021 Blake Harrison
Our birdbrain couldn’t land the new Iron Maiden album so it’s some slim peckins this week!
Blast Worship: Eastwood
August 3, 2021 Gene Meyer
International blasters Eastwood will make any grindcore fan’s day.
Blast Worship: Shitbrains
July 20, 2021 Gene Meyer
Don’t overthink the caustic grind of Los Angeles blast duo Shitbrains.
Blast Worship: Ptomatopsiaa
June 15, 2021 Gene Meyer
Are Ptomatopsiaa your new favorite hypergoreblast band? Of course they are!
Blast Worship: Choke
June 8, 2021 Gene Meyer
Choke‘s It’s Hard To Talk Shit, With No Fucking Teeth is the antifacist grindcore antidote to a lifetime of bullshit.
Blast Worship: Bleachdrinker
June 1, 2021 Gene Meyer
A hearty bottoms up to Bleachdrinker‘s voracious whirlwind of blast beats and D-beats.
Blast Worship: Kuvotus
May 25, 2021 Gene Meyer
Hear Finnish groove grinders Kuvotus make the genre somewhat accessible in their split with fellow blasters Tunkio.
Blast Worship: Cognizant
May 18, 2021 Gene Meyer
Dallas blasters’ split release with Cryptic Void is a definite grind album of the year candidate.
Sunrot and Ides Release Politically Charged (and Black Flag Influenced) Split
May 11, 2021 Gene Meyer
Hear the Jersey punks in Ides and Sunrot team up for a heavily Black Flag-inspired split.
Blast Worship: Sugar Wounds
April 13, 2021 Gene Meyer
Are Myrtle Beach’s Sugar Wounds the world’s first “shoegrind” band? Probably not, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t listen to their Calico Dreams release right now.
Track Premieres: Human Obliteration and Vile Species Deliver a Grind Double-Dose
April 6, 2021 Gene Meyer
Hear the ripping new split from Sacramento’s Human Obliteration and Athens-based maniacs Vile Species.
Full Album Premiere: Karkait – ‘Yevul’
March 30, 2021 Gene Meyer
Hear Jerusalem’s Karkait bring forth its potent mix of black metal anguish and angular grindcore on Yevul
Blast Worship: Sulk
March 23, 2021 Gene Meyer
U.K. blasters Sulk do the very opposite via their eclectic, self-aware grindcore.
Blast Worship: Last Days of Humanity
March 16, 2021 Gene Meyer
Hear Dutch goregrinders Last Days of Humanity “clean up” their sound on Horrific Compositions of Decomposition.
Blast Worship: Regional Justice Center
March 9, 2021 Gene Meyer
Regional Justice Center’s sophomore full-length Crime and Punishment is our grinding face-peeler of the week.
Blast Worship: Socioclast
February 23, 2021 Gene Meyer
San Jose trio Socioclast unleash an early contender for grindcore album of the year on Carbonized.
Blast Worship: Middle Days of Humanity
February 16, 2021 Gene Meyer
Middle Days of Humanity: think of them as the Empire Strikes Back of ridiculous-sounding goregrind.
Blast Worship: Pari’sya
February 9, 2021 Gene Meyer
German blasters Pari’sya drop just a hint of Scandinavian blackness into their debut EP, SOG.