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Giant Squid ‘Minoans’ CD/DD 2014

14th November 2014 at 10:49 am

Giant Squid

Much like their namesake, the mysterious and somewhat elusive collective known as Giant Squid, strike from the depths once again with their first work since 2011’s Cenotes and their first full-length album since 2009’s incredible The Ichthyologist. Known for thriving in tales of loss…
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SÓLSTAFIR Announce New Euro Tour Dates For 2015; November Euro Tour Still Ongoing

13th November 2014 at 3:34 pm

Sólstafir

SÓLSTAFIR have announced new European live-dates for early next year. The eclectic Icelanders will return to the continent at Paris’ Nouveau Casino in France on the 27th of January and add shows in Switzerland, Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland, the Baltic states and Russia….
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RED FANG Premiere Animated Video For The Track ‘Crows In Swine’

13th November 2014 at 3:09 pm

Red Fang

RED FANG have premiered their new video for Crows In Swine, the third single off the Portland-based rock group’s critically acclaimed third album Whales And Leeches via Loudwire. Watch the full video for the propulsive rock track and read the Q&A with RED FANG’s…
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GOATESS & IRON VOID UK Tour Kicks Off Tonight In Wakefield

13th November 2014 at 2:10 pm

Goatess / Iron Void - UK Tour 2014

Heavy stoner doomers GOATESS, who feature the presence of Swedish cult doom metal legend Chritus Linderson (Lord Vicar, Saint Vitus, Terra Firma, Count Raven) on vocals, make their welcome return to these bleak shores tonight, Thursday 13th November, where they kick off their UK…
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SAINT VITUS: Vocalist Wino Deported To The US By Norwegian Authorities

13th November 2014 at 11:24 am

Saint Vitus

SAINT VITUS have announced that their frontman Scott “Wino” Weinrich has been deported back to the US by the Norwegian authorities due to possession of illegal substances. The band released the following official statement: “SAINT VITUS would like to regretfully inform all of our…
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H A R K: Dave Bowes Talks To Guitarist/Vocalist Jimbob Isaac From The UK’s Prog-Sludgers

13th November 2014 at 11:00 am

Hark - Photo by Ester Segarra

It’s unfair to tag H A R K as Taint’s successor but, in a way, Jimbob Isaac’s prog-sludge trio is carrying on the work that Taint began, and gaining the success that his former home seemed bound for. Catching up with Jimbob after a…
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Anatomy Of Habit ‘Ciphers + Axioms’ CD/LP/DD 2014

13th November 2014 at 10:53 am

Anatomy Of Habit

Anatomy Of Habit is the brainchild of noise icon Mark Solotoroff, and Ciphers + Axioms marks their Relapse Records debut. Two monolithic tracks of heft and crush, combining vast post metal riffs and noise rock menace, make one of this year’s most interesting releases….
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CALLISTO To Release New Svart Single ‘Backbone’ & Set Release Date For Next Album ‘Secret Youth’

12th November 2014 at 9:47 pm

Callisto

Since their 2004 debut, True Nature Unfolds, CALLISTO have sought out new ground in the post-metal genre. Now, CALLISTO have returned after five years of relatively quiet existence with a new single for Svart Records, entitled Backbone. Having gone through some minor lineup changes,…
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MIDNITE COLLECTIVE: New Comp Feat Exclusive Tracks From COUGH, SHROUD EATER, TRAPPED WITHIN BURNING MACHINERY & More Streaming At CVLT Nation

12th November 2014 at 8:58 pm

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With just three days to go before COUGH‘s exclusive west-coast appearance at Midnite Collective‘s dark celebration of arts, crafts and music at Midnite Communion II: Out Of The Woods, the LA-based label has unearthed Fuck Up, a track that was recorded during the COUGH/WINDHAND…
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Bell Witch To Entrance Roadburn With Desolate And Ritualisitic Doom Ceremony

12th November 2014 at 8:26 pm

Roadburn 2015 - Bell Witch

Desolate, devastating doom duo Bell Witch will be bringing their spaciously crafted paeans of dispiriting yet beautiful post-doom to the 20th edition of Roadburn on Thursday, April 9th at Het Patronaat in Tilburg, The Netherlands. Hailing from the rain-enshrouded pacific northwest, Bell Witch manage…
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