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Album Stream: IPERYT – The Patchwork Gehinnom

Iperyt | Bandcamp | Facebook Six years since the release of No State of Grace, the sonic terrorists in Iperyt return with their third full-length album entitled The Patchwork Gehinnom. The brand new album is scheduled for a 15 December 2 …

Under the Influence with Ghold

Ghold recently released their new album ‘Stoic’ and they are now officially a trio. So enough reason to ask the band about the records that have influenced them the most.

Exclusive Track Premiere: Marginal – Total Destruction

Marginal | Facebook | Bandcamp Unadulterated grindcore/crust is hard to come by. Even more so when it sounds this furious and organic. Too often gore and modern production values have tainted the original intent, but Marginal sidestep all such demands …

Exclusive Album Premiere: Behold A Pale Horse – Behold A Pale Horse

Behold A Pale Horse | Facebook A genre-smashing behemoth of psychedelia, blues, kosmische and breakbeats, since forming last year Newcastle five-piece Behold A Pale Horse have earned themselves an enviable live reputation, having recently played alongs …

Under the Influence with Rekti from Mooner

Although they’re relatively unknown outside of their native Indonesia, Mooner are something of a supergroup on home soil. The band feature members of The Slave, The SIGIT, Sigmun, and Sarasvati – all well established acts, commanding huge aud …

Exclusive Track Premiere: URUK – I Leave A Silver Trail Through Blackness (excerpt)

URUK is a remarkable new musical endeavor by Massimo Pupillo (Zu, Triple Sun) and Thighpaulsandra (Coil). Their debut album will take you to dark and daring places – just as you’d expect of these joint forces. But even more, URUK is a challenging …

Exclusive Track Premiere: Dirge – Alma

Dirge | Website | Facebook | Bandcamp Twenty years divide Infected Brain Machine, Dirge’s first demo, and 2014’s Hyperion, their sixth and latest album to date. While the first few releases delved into industrial and noisy textures somewhat similar to …

Album Stream: UR – Grey Wanderer

UR | Facebook | Bandcamp UR or the aurochs is the extinct primeval wild form of the cow. It’s also a German prefix used to indicate that things are primitive, unspoiled, ancient, original or essential. It’s the name of a mandaean demon, the king o …

Under the Influence with Virginia Monti from Psychedelic Witchcraft

We asked Virginia Monti from Italy’s occult doom band Psychedelic Witchcraft about the 3 records that have influenced her the most as a musician and song writer.

Under the Influence with Scott Crouse from SECT

SECT guitarist Scott Crouse selects 3 records which have influenced him the most as a musician. Check out their new album ‘No Cure For Death’, which is released on November 24th through Southern Lord.

Exclusive Album Stream: Shitshifter – PYRE

Shitshifter | Facebook | Bandcamp Shitshifter was founded in may 2012 by members of I Am The Bayonett, NVRVD and Hungry Lungs. The idea behind this was fairily simple: worship the riff! Equiped with the legendary HM-2 and Big Muff guitar pedals as well …

Under the Influence with William Robertson from Disposable

We asked William Robertson from Edinburgh based thrash metal band Disposable about the 3 albums that have influenced him the most.

Album Stream: Jozef van Wissem – Nobody Living Can Ever Make Me Turn Back

Jozef van Wissem | Website | Facebook | Bandcamp | Twitter Jozef van Wissem, minimalist composer and exemplary, exploratory (custom-built) lute player, invites us to surrender to his strange musical world on his new solo record Nobody Li …

Under the Influence with Paul Kenney from Kroh

We asked Paul Kenney from Birmingham doomsters Kroh about the 3 albums that have influenced him the most as a guitarist and musician. Read on for a very interesting and mixed selection…

Exclusive Album Stream: Monnik – Bedevaart

Monnik | Facebook | Bandcamp  Monnik came in to the limelight with 2015’s Vondeling. The album was an almost solipsist experiment into guitar drone music. Over the years, Monnik has never ceased to experiment, and purify his sound. His progress wa …

Video Premiere: Spook the Horses – Crude Shrines

Spook the Horses | Website | Facebook Imagine: if band members can rotate between instrument positions within the band, because every band member can play every instrument, then this must imply a seldom degree of freedom and mutual musical understandin …

Track Premiere: Mirror Queen – Curse the Night

Mirror Queen | Facebook The new LP from NYC volume dealers Mirror Queen, Verdigris, is a masterclass of riff-driven melodic hard rock, combining edgy, street-level rock ‘n’ roll with more cerebral elements of poetry and literature. The group’s driving …

Album Stream: Throane – Plus une Main à Mordre

Throane | Facebook The second full length from Throane is the most fully realised vision of enigmatic photographer / illustrator / designer Dehn Sora. One of the most stunning trips of the year, Plus une Main à Mordre (“No Hand Left to Bite”) seek …

Exclusive Album Premiere: Charnia – Het Laatste Licht

Charnia | Facebook | Bandcamp After the release of their critically acclaimed debut album Dageraad in 2014, Belgian post-metal group Charnia didn’t exactly sit still and rest on their laurels. They have immediately started crafting a whole new pie …

Track Premiere: YLVA – Lapse

YLVA | Facebook | Bandcamp Drawing influences from a deep well of experience in past outfits, YLVA, hailing from Melbourne, Australia’s capital of underground music, create patient, dark and mysterious pieces of heavy music. While the fi …

Exclusive Video Premiere: Kroh – Rigor Mortis

Kroh | Facebook | Bandcamp  Koh is the brainchild of Paul Kenney, a former member of Mistress, and founder of Fukpig. He reunited with his former Mistress band mate, Darren Donovan (also ex-Sally and current Burden of …

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