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Chelsea Wolfe ‘Abyss’ CD/LP/DD 2015

11th August 2015 at 6:53 pm

Chelsea Wolfe

For months now Chelsea Wolfe has been teasing fans one track at a time about what to expect on her fifth full-length album Abyss. If Iron Moon and Carrion Flowers were anything to go by, it was obvious she’d discovered the gain knob on…
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PENTAGRAM Announce UK & Euro Tour Dates; New Album ‘Curious Volume’ To Drop Soon!

9th August 2015 at 2:24 pm

Pentagram - Photo by Keith Hyde

Legendary U.S. heavy/doom metal band PENTAGRAM have announced dates across the UK and Europe in support of their new studio album Curious Volume. “PENTAGRAM is extremely excited about our upcoming tours in the US and Europe this fall. We all are itching to perform…
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Limb ‘Terminal’ CD/LP/DD 2015

9th August 2015 at 2:19 pm

Limb

There’s a wave breaking over the heavy music scene. It’s rolling in tar-thick and slowly, smelling distinctly of bourbon, reefer and molasses. That wave is the current stoner and sludge uprising that’s been gathering momentum over the last few years, and Londoners Limb aren’t…
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Dr CRAZY ‘1000 Guitars’ DD 2015

7th August 2015 at 7:04 pm

Dr CRAZY

Say, ever wondered what that large letter ‘R’ in a circle is doing painted on the front of your driveway these days? Why, that’s the space permanently reserved for your ROFLcopter good Sir/Ma’am and guess what, vocalist Andreas ‘Mazz’ Mazzereth (Groan, Ratz Ass, Trebuchet,…
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Roadburn 2016 Will Host Neurosis’ 30th Anniversary Celebrations!

6th August 2015 at 7:41 pm

Roadburn 2016 - Neurosis

Roadburn Festival is elated to announce that their spiritual brethren from Neurosis will celebrate the bands 30th anniversary at the 2016 edition of the festival. The iconic, California-based band have planned just two events to mark this career milestone – one of which will…
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Paradise Lost To Play ‘Gothic’ In Full At Roadburn 2016; Headlining Thursday, April 14th

6th August 2015 at 7:39 pm

Roadburn 2016 - Paradise Lost

Pioneering Yorkshire doom legends Paradise Lost will headline Roadburn Festival 2016 on Thursday 14 April 2016 playing their highly influential second album, Gothic, in celebration of its 25th anniversary. The band will play their masterpiece from start to finish, alongside tracks from their latest…
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Lee Dorrian To Curate Roadburn 2016 With His ‘Rituals For The Blind Dead’ Parts 1 & 2

6th August 2015 at 7:35 pm

Roadburn Festival 2016 - Lee Dorrian

Roadburn Festival is incredibly proud to announce that the 2016 curator will be musician, label owner, and sonic pioneer, Lee Dorrian. Having headlined the first Roadburn Festival in 1999 with Cathedral, and celebrated Rise Above Records‘ 20th anniversary at Roadburn in 2008, not to…
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Utech Family Fund Compilation Download & GoFundMe Page To Help Keith Utech

3rd August 2015 at 8:13 pm

#And Suddenly Everything, Absolutely Everything, Was There

Keith Utech, he of Utech Records, last month, lost his wife, Kim Utech, after her battle with Cancer, she leaves behind, not only her husband Keith but also their two children, 12-year-old son Jackson, and 9-year-old daughter, Piper. To help support the Utech family…
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Abysmal Darkening ‘Sub Terra’ CD 2015

3rd August 2015 at 8:09 pm

Abysmal Darkening

Abysmal Darkening is a doom metal project from Tilburg with a particular blackened flavour. Earlier this year they released their second album after four years of waiting, titled Sub Terra. A dark and bewildering trip into darkness and depression and that was released by…
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