September 8, 2021 Vince Bellino
Powerviolence vets and craft beer experts Trappist get Cross Faded with Oakland powerviolence quartet Connoisseur .
August 26, 2021 Greg Pratt
For this Fight Fire With Fire installment, we go proto-metal and pit Blue Cheer and their 1968 debut Vincebus Eruptum, against the more obscure Randy Holden and his Population II.
July 14, 2021 Sean Frasier
Blast into the deep cosmos with New Zealand stoner doom space travelers Planet of the Dead on their Kurt Vonnegut inspired single, “Pilgrim.”
June 23, 2021 Cody Davis
Listen to an exclusive stream of Remains and read an in-depth interview with Hellish Form‘s Willow Ryan and Jacob Lee now. Their album officially arrives tomorrow through Translation Loss.
June 10, 2021 J. Andrew
In need of a good crushing? The new song and video from the blackened sludge-core devotees in Mastiff will get that out of your system.
June 9, 2021 Sean Frasier
Brazilian stoner sludge degenerates Void Tripper lure doom devotees with promises of Satan and drugs on their debut LP, Dopefiend.
June 2, 2021 Sean Frasier
Indianapolis blasphemers Hatesong release their LP of blackened pestilence, Chapel Rats. Rest in power, DV Karloff.
May 31, 2021 Vince Bellino
British prog-sludge weirdos Boss Keloid reveal their most eclectic release yet, Family the Smiling Thrush.
May 26, 2021 Vince Bellino
71TonMan spread their message through amp-shaking doom.
May 26, 2021 Sean Frasier
Russian hardcore/sludge outfit Vorvaň rise from slumber to release their bruising sophomore record, Awakened.
May 17, 2021 Vince Bellino
Blue Ox dole out sludgy, metallic hardcore on “Lesser Gods and the Science of Superstition.”
May 10, 2021 Vince Bellino
Swedish sludge purveyors Horndal tell the sad history and present day struggles of their hometown in a new interview and video for “Rossen.”
May 3, 2021 Brad Sanders
Hear the latest slab of complex sludge metal from Moscow-based musical polymath Roman Filatov’s Moanhand project.
April 26, 2021 Andy Walmsley
Hear German riffmongers Hvrt bring the… well, you know, on their latest slab of blacked doom sludge.
March 17, 2021 Sean Frasier
Australian doom trio Amammoth light prehistoric joints from a stoner/sludge bonfire on their debut LP, The Fire Above.
February 19, 2021 Cody Davis
Watch death/doom crushers Age of Woe deliver a crusty vision of humanity’s impending future in the new video for “Patriarch.”
February 11, 2021 Sean Frasier
Downtuned Denver sludge trio Oryx cast shadows and break bones with their new sledgehammer of a single, “Misery.”
February 10, 2021 Sean Frasier
Boston comrades Greylock and BEDTIMEMAGIC join forces for a split album of sludgy bedlam from Tor Johnson Records.
February 2, 2021 Vince Bellino
Bongzilla return with new music for the first time in nearly two decades. Listen to “Sundae Driver” now.
January 26, 2021 Dutch Pearce
Denver’s Scepter of Eligos turn death metal on its head with their debut album Inverted Illusions. Hear the almost-title track right now.
January 20, 2021 Sean Frasier
Brazilian project SNOW balances sludge and hardcore skate punk on their accurately titled debut LP, Fast N´Heavy Loud N´Slow.
December 2, 2020 Sean Frasier
Icelandic voidwalkers Morpholith teleport listeners with the cosmic doom of their Null Dimensions sophomore EP.
October 28, 2020 Sean Frasier
UK horror fiends Possessor wield a mighty sludgehammer on their new monster-conjuring LP, Damn the Light.
October 21, 2020 Sean Frasier
Floridian sludgelords Junior Bruce return to prove they’re the headless kings of swamp metal with their Pray for Death LP.
October 14, 2020 Dutch Pearce
Thou shall bear witness to New York’s False Gods singular debut full-length. Hear No Symmetry … Only Disillusion in its entirety right here.
September 30, 2020 Sean Frasier
Vancouver post-metal project Empress achieves sonic catharsis on their debut LP, Premonition. Listen to the exclusive stream now.
September 22, 2020 Dutch Pearce
Scottish post-hardcore sludgians Bosphorus slowly and carefully lower their massive, ground-shaking debut album Slow Burn.
August 14, 2020 Aaron Salsbury
Glory, Glory! The Vile Creature interactive live stream adventure/performance goes TONIGHT!
August 14, 2020 Vince Bellino
Denver death-sludge trio Primitive Man release an unsettling new video for “Consumption.”
July 30, 2020 Bradley Zorgdrager
Watch the debut video from Texas sludgelords ZYCLOPS.