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Death in the Machine: Miserist full album stream

February 8, 2017

Australian experimental death/industrial amalgamation Miserist is primed to unleash calculated and cold destruction with their self-titled debut.

Full Album Stream: Pestifer – ‘Execration Diatribes’

February 7, 2017

Pestifer‘s debut album, Execration Diatribes, rips, shreds and thrashes in all the right places. 

Album Premiere: Hellmouth Prophesize Oblivion on New Crossover Rager

January 20, 2017

Politics aside, Oblivion looms close, and when the world burns, Hellmouth will say “We told you so.”

FULL ALBUM STREAM: REENTER…THE CYCLONE TEMPLE!

January 18, 2017

For a brief time in the early 90’s Cyclone Temple was one of the best heavy metal bands on the planet…

So argues No Echo proprietor/Deny the Cross vocalist Carlos Ramirez in the liner notes to the reverential, enlivening reissue of 1991’s I Hate Therefore I Am — available as an import courtesy Divebomb Records International alongside a fascinating collections of demos, early and live tracks, and of the Greed, Home of the Depraved — and we’re streaming the Chicago thrashers’ seriously underrated, boundary-defying full-length debut below as evidence that our man is not engaged in any sort of idle smoke blowing: This superior sonic marriage of Spreading the Disease-era Anthrax and circa-Age of Quarrel Cro-Mags, further empowered and set apart by Brian Troch’s ferocious Dio-meets-street vocals, remains far ahead of its time in many, many ways. Indeed, I Hate Therefore I Am, in this humble scribe’s opinion, is the real, vulnerable, defiant shit the retro kids actually should be jamming into the metal-future.

Full Album Stream: LASER DRACUL Bring the Doom from Dusk ‘Til Dawn

January 18, 2017

Swedish doom trio Laser Dracul are the children of the night, and the music they make is LOUD.

Seven Albums You Might Have Missed from 2016

January 17, 2017

These days, dozens of online tastemakers can each have their own Top 10 list without overlapping any other list.  It’s a testament to the affordability of recording technology, to the direct connections artists forge with their fans, and to ever more insulated channels of musical taste.  Here are a few albums you might have missed but should probably check out before you lose yourself to all the glorious promises of 2017.

Slam 2016’s Coffin Lid Shut with Horror Pain Gore Death Productions

January 4, 2017

Celebrate the death of 2016 with Philly-based label/distro Horror Pain Gore Death Productions.

Full Album Stream: Wake Up and Smell the Napalm with Dead War

December 21, 2016

War is hell, and hell sounds better than ever on Dead War’s The Triumph of Death.

Fall on your knees: Goatblood’s “Veneration of Armageddon” exclusive premiere

December 20, 2016

Just in time for the holiday season, we bring you this exclusive full album stream of Veneration of Armageddon, the sophomore record from Germany’s Goatblood.

Full Album Stream: Murg’s “Gudatall” Ends 2016 With a Black Metal Triumph

December 16, 2016

Before you put 2016 to rest, here’s one last black metal victory to serve as an elegy.

Car Bomb Interview

December 13, 2016

Meta is Car Bomb‘s second self-released record, and if you heard 2012’s cryptically titled w^w^^w^w then you probably know where this one is headed.  Spend a little time in Car Bomb’s headspace and you can be sure to either evolve or disintegrate into your very own pool of primordial goo.  And yes, both Joe Duplantier (of Gojira) and Frank Mullen (of Suffocation) lent their talents to parts of Meta.

Full Album Stream: Study “Ungodly Forms” with Sentient Horror

December 7, 2016

Class is in session, and old school death revivalists Sentient Horror are on the syllabus.

Full Album Stream: Panzerfaust reveal “The Lucifer Principle”

December 6, 2016

Exalt, for the wait to hear the new Panzerfaust album is over. Today we bring you the exclusive premiere of The Lucifer Principle, the fourth album from these Canadians in Satan’s Service. Warning: This material may be hazardous to your soul.

Full Album Stream: Spazz – ‘Sweatin’ 2: Deported Live Gorilla

December 5, 2016

Spazz is rereleasing a collection of live and studio recordings from 1995-96. 

Track-by-Track Breakdown: Albez Duz – ‘Wings of Tzinacan’

November 21, 2016

Occult rockers Albez Duz take us through their album, Wings of Tzinacan, track by track.

Full Album Stream: Eye – ‘Vision and Ageless Light’

November 17, 2016

Eye‘s Vision and Ageless Light is a retro psychedelic prog throwback that pays homage to the past while keeping it fresh.

Album Premiere and Interview with Krepitus

November 17, 2016

Not only does Calgary’s Krepitus straddle the divide between death and thrash metal, but the quartet does so with an every-cloud-has-a-silver-lining thematic uniqueness. Sure, the world is fucked and we’re all fucked, but there’s no point in revelling in being bent over and reamed by the forces that be

Full Album Stream: Dead Conspiracy – ‘Dead Conspiracy’

November 11, 2016

Portland death thrashers Dead Conspiracy are about to release their first full-length since their 1987 formation. Hear it now before it hits the streets. 

Full Album Stream: Domkraft – ‘The End of Electricity’

November 9, 2016

Groovy, psychedelic doom is the name of the game on The End of Electricity. 

Full Album Stream: Ruinous – ‘Graves of Ceaseless Death’

November 4, 2016

Ruinous combines old and new death metal elements on their debut, Graves of Ceaseless Death.  

Everlasting Death: Stream Totten Korps’ Supreme Commanders of Darkness

November 1, 2016

Fall to your knees before this full stream of Supreme Commanders of Darkness, full length #2 by Santiago’s death metal sacrificionados, Totten Korps—who’ve been lurking in the shadowy depths of the underground since ‘89!

Full Album Stream: Esben and the Witch Reveal ‘Older Terrors’

October 26, 2016

Esben and the Witch‘s forthcoming album, Older Terrors, is a trancelike tribute to the sublime. Listen to it before it hits the streets.