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Gates Of Hell Records to Release 7″ Vinyl Version of ORPHAN DEVIL’s Victims Of The Night/Drifting Away EP on February 21

Gates Of Hell Records will release the two-song EP Victims Of The Night/Drifting Away from upstart Finnish Metallers ORPHAN DEVIL on 7″ vinyl format on February 21. The EP showcases a deft blend of classic metal with a dose of speed. Formed in 2016, ORPHAN DEVIL is prepared to emerge from the Finnish metal underground with a pair of songs that showcase their unique influences and stellar songwriting. The self-released digital version released is available to stream HERE Named after a 1982 single from the obscure Swedish band Shakespeare, ORPHAN DEVIL was formed in 2016 by a group of old […]

DOOM SLAYERS YATRA TO RELEASE NEW ALBUM, BLOOD OF THE NIGHT, ON JAN 31ST

Maryland’s monolithic purveyors of doom YATRA will release their second album, Blood Of The Night, on January 31st with STB Records. Today, the trio has debuted the record’s first new song titled ‘Blood Will Flow’. Pre-orders for the album start Friday. STREAM ‘BLOOD OF THE NIGHT’ HERE “We are extremely proud of the content on Blood Of The Night! We got to play most of these songs for an entire three-week US tour right before going in the studio to record them, which gave us time to really feel out all of the songs which lead to us really finding […]

Behemoth release official video for ‘Rom 5:8’

Having released their most gripping album to date, I Loved You At Your Darkest, BEHEMOTH return once again to spread the word of the unholy. On January 24th, the band releases the I Loved You At Your Darkest Tour Edition – an obsidian gem in their discography, including the original track-listing with brand new, alternate artwork by Nicola Samori; plus, an exclusive BBC Radio 1 session and unreleased documentary, Thou Darkest Art, taken from the band’s career affirming art gallery exhibition in London last year. Pre-order the I Loved You At Your Darkest Tour Edition HERE Today, the band has […]

MATT HECKLER: Appalachian Folk Soloist Begins Winter US Tour This Week; After The Flood LP Out Now On Anti-Corporate Music

Following a rigorous 2019 touring schedule, Carolina Appalachian folk soloist MATT HECKLER embarks on his first tour of the year this week. MATT HECKLER continues to tour in support of his latest LP, After The Flood, which saw release last year through Anti-Corporate Music in conjunction with tour dates supporting labelmates Lost Dog Street Band. The new tour sees MATT HECKLER supporting Santa Cruz bluegrass/country outfit Devil Makes Three. Beginning this Thursday, January 16th, the tour will run the Eastern US Coast from New England into the Southwest with eighteen performances through February 8th. See all currently confirmed performances below […]

Maine’s Eave sign with Bindrune Recordings

Thank you one and all for sticking with us as we now enter the label’s 20th year of existence!!! We are swinging into the new year ready to introduce to you even more passionate woodland purveyors of the metal craft! Having said that, we are pleased to announce the signing of Maine’s excellent quartet, EAVE! Once we heard the bands impending full-length release, Phantoms Made Permanent, EAVE’s atmosphere and powerful sculpting of melody meets harsh sonic connection with the Earth, captivated us. We think this band will also find their way into your appreciation as well. Phantoms made Permanent will […]

BLOOD SPORE set release date for BLOOD HARVEST debut EP, reveal first track

Blood Harvest Records sets February 28th, 2020 as the international release date for BLOOD SPORE’s striking debut EP, Fungal Warfare Upon All Life, on CD, 12″ vinyl, and cassette tape formats. BLOOD SPORE are a four-piece extreme metal act that spawned in Philadelphia in the human year 2018. The band came together under the unifying vision of the ancient, immortal, conscious fungal mass that is hellbent on consuming and repurposing all life that roosts upon the Earth. With almost preternatural ease, BLOOD SPORE combine pummeling death metal with somatic doom, chaotic black metal, and malevolently more to create a highly […]

Norwegian Black Metal Horde SVARTTJERN Release New Single:’Frost Embalmed Abyss’

Oslo (Norway) – True Norwegian Black Metal band SVARTTJERN have premiered the third and final single from forthcoming album Shame Is Just A Word. The release coincides with the band’s headlining slot at the Orgivm Satanicvm II festival in Oslo tonight (January 3). Stream ‘Frost Embalmed Abyss’ at the links below. Bandcamp Youtube Spotify SVARTTJERN will release its fifth full-length album, Shame Is Just A Word, on January 17 via Soulseller Records. Forget genre-bending and studio sterility, as Shame Is Just A Word is nothing short of iniquitous black metal aggression designed with one goal in mind: Total Annihilation. MetalBite […]

DEAD MAN’S CHEST TO RELEASE DEAR GOD EP

Metallic hardcore outfit DEAD MAN’S CHEST is kicking off the new decade with a new EP, Dear God. It will be available this winter via Upstate Records. Founded in 2006, DMC has previously worked with BDHW Records and Seventh Dagger Records, solidifying their presence in the London/UKHC scene. They have shared stages across Europe with Cro-Mags, Sick Of It All, Agnostic Front, Madball, Biohazard, Merauder, Sworn Enemy, Ignite, Negative Approach, Cold As Life, One Life Crew, Integrity, and many more. Dear God promises to deliver elements of their much-loved old school sound with a fresh twist. Are you ready? DMC […]

METH ANNOUNCE 2020 TOUR DATES

Chicago, IL on-the-rise, grinding noise collective, METH, have announced new live dates for 2020 alongside Michigan alt-shoegazers, Greet Death. The band, still raging from their August 2019 release of Mother Of Red Light, will deliver sonic warfare beginning in January of 2020, for 8 dates across the Midwest. About the tour, band founder and multi-instrumentalist Seb Alvarez comments: “We’re looking forward to playing some shows with our friends in Greet Death. I personally love playing with bands who somewhat contrast our sound but also share similarities. All of these shows will have an interesting flow to the line ups as […]

AIRBOURNE ANNOUNCE SPRING 2020 TOUR DATES

Australian rockers AIRBOURNE will embark on the first North American tour in support of their riff-roaring new album (and fifth overall) Boneshaker, out now via Spinefarm Records. The spring tour kicks off April 20 in New York City and concludes on May 23 in Montreal. The trek includes appearances at several major rock festivals, such as Sonic Temple and Epicenter. All dates are below. “We’re mega pumped up to the max to bring the Boneshaker World Tour to the USA,” says frontman and guitarist Joel O’Keeffe. “We’ve been blazing non-stop across Europe and Australasia and now we’re coming your way […]