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Junior Bruce ‘The Headless King’ LP 2011

25th April 2012 at 8:51 am

Junior Bruce

If you’re one of those perplexing purist hessians who incessantly bemoans the lack of dirt and hair to be found on the production job of the last few High On Fire albums, then Floridian heshers Junior Bruce will be right up your alley, so…
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MARES OF THRACE Video Premieres At MetalSucks; Album Available As Tour Begins This Week

24th April 2012 at 10:43 am

Mares Of Thrice

As Calgary’s sonic duo MARES OF THRACE prepare for their anticipated sophomore album The Pilgrimage to hit store shelves this week via Sonic Unyon Metal, the first video to be crafted for the album is available! The visual depiction of the album’s diverse fourth…
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Incoming Cerebral Overdrive Unleash Another Album Teaser As Tour With Ufomammut Gets Underway

24th April 2012 at 10:28 am

Incoming Cerebral Overdrive

Supernatural Cat have prepared another teaser for Le Stelle: A Voyage Adrift, this time for the standout album track ‘Sirius B‘ which includes some fantastic imagery! See for yourself… Italian riffmanglers INCOMING CEREBRAL OVERDRIVE are supporting Ufomammut in London Tuesday 24th April at the…
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Fashion Week – S/T – Digital EP 2011

24th April 2012 at 8:26 am

Fashion Week - S/T - Digital EP 2011

New York trio Fashion Week keep it tight, sharp and nasty on this short but not-too-sweet download-only release from the lovely folks at Coextinction, following on from their equally short and arguably more abrasive 2011 demo. Guitarist/vocalist Joshua Lozano churns out alternately angular and…
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BARONESS: New Album ‘Yellow & Green’ Confirmed For July 16 Release!

23rd April 2012 at 3:19 pm

Baroness

BARONESS, the Savannah-based quartet whose two prior releases (Red Album and Blue Record) were awarded record of the year honors from both Revolver and Decibel Magazines as well as repeatedly placing on year-end  best of lists from Pitchfork and Village Voice, return with a…
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UNDERSMILE: Exclusive Stream Of New Track ‘Lockjaw’ Taken From Debut Album ‘Narwhal’ + Artwork Revealed + Pre-Sales Start Today!

23rd April 2012 at 9:16 am

Undersmile

UNDERSMILE will release their long-awaited debut album Narwhal via Future Noise Recordings on May 28th 2012, the recording, which follows 2010’s A Sea of Dead Snakes EP and last year’s split EP with Caretaker, is a progression into darker, heavier territory for the band…
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JK Flesh ‘Posthuman’ CD/DD 2012

23rd April 2012 at 8:08 am

JK Flesh

Honestly Justin Broadrick must not be able to sleep. Not only famed for being one half of the monstrous and legendary Godflesh, but contributing to the first incarnation of Napalm Death, the brains behind Jesu, part of Techno Animal, Pale Sketcher (along side Kevin…
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Bongripper: Entire Satan Worshipping Doom Performance At Roadburn 2012 Available

20th April 2012 at 1:01 pm

Bongripper - Roadburn 2012

Bongripper’s entire Satan Whorshipping Doom performance at this year’s Roadburn Festival, which took place April 12-15 at the 013 venue in Tilburg, Holland, has been posted on Youtube. Watch the clips below. Bongripper is a four-piece instrumental doom metal band from Chicago. Since 2005,…
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The Obsessed: Roadburn 2012 Concert Footage Available

20th April 2012 at 12:33 pm

The Obsessed - Roadburn 2012

Legendary doom stalwarts The Obsessed reunited featuring ‘The Church Within’ line up of Scott “Wino” Weinrich, Guy Pinhas & Greg Rogers for this years Roadburn Festival at the O13 venue in Tilburg, watch most of their epic performance below. www.roadburn.com

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YOB Performs Entire Catharsis Album At Roadburn 2012; Video’s Available

20th April 2012 at 12:09 pm

Yob – Roadburn 2012

YOB transported fans into Catharsis as part of their Roadburn Afterburner performance on Sunday, April 15 at the 013 venue in Tilburg, Holland. Fan-filmed video footage of the concert can be seen below. YOB are in the vanguard of contemporary doom because of the…
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