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Sourvein ‘Aquatic Occult’ CD/LP/DD 2016

23rd May 2016 at 7:03 pm

Sourvein

Cape Fear River, NC natives Sourvein shouldn’t need an introduction, having pioneered an American southern doom scene with enough history to demand its own collegiate textbook; if there’s one face to pair with the name, it’s vocalist/guitarist and creative helmsman Troy “T-Roy” Medlin –…
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Brimstone Coven ‘Black Magic’ CD/LP/DD 2016

16th February 2016 at 7:01 pm

Brimstone Coven

Brimstone Coven are the essence of 70s doom. When doom wasn’t quite a thing, it was more occult rock shot through with a smoky, sepulchral haze. West Virginian sons, and only together for four short years, Brimstone Coven bring forth that hazy 60s and…
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Anaal Nathrakh: Sandy Williamson Interviews Vocalist V.I.T.R.I.O.L. AKA Dave Hunt

6th April 2015 at 9:25 am

Anaal Nathrakh

Anaal Nathrakh are, and always have been, one of black metal’s most violent and yet aurally interesting bands. With equal parts aggression and vast, fucking epic parts, the duo of Mick Kenny and Dave Hunt have pushed their music into darker and darker corners,…
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SOURVEIN Begin Tracking New Full-Length; Guest Collaboration With Amebix’s “Stig” Miller Confirmed

8th January 2015 at 12:45 pm

T-Roy Medlin

Long-running Cape Fear sludge saviors, SOURVEIN, are currently holed-up at SSP Studio in Raleigh, North Carolina with Corrosion Of Conformity bassist/vocalist Mike Dean at the recording helm tracking their forthcoming new full-length, Aquatic Occult. Slated for release later this year via Metal Blade Records,…
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Anaal Nathrakh ‘Desideratum’ CD/LP/DD 2014

5th November 2014 at 10:54 am

Anaal Nathrakh

If you were to describe Anaal Nathrakh to someone who had never heard them, you’d probably say something along the lines of ‘They sound kinda like if you trapped Nihilism in a wind tunnel’. Very few acts have ever matched the pure, skull fucking…
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ANAAL NATHRAKH: Revolver Magazine Streams Ferocious ‘Desideratum’ Full-Length In Its Entirety

24th October 2014 at 9:21 am

Anaal Nathrakh

Desideratum is the forthcoming new long player from UK extreme metal misfits, ANAAL NATHRAKH. Applauded for consistently manifesting, Desideratum takes the definition of the word “extreme” to an entirely new realm of chaos. In celebration of its official release, now less than one week…
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Doom Legends PENTAGRAM To Kick Off Fall Headlining Tour Tonight In Chicago

23rd October 2014 at 10:43 am

Pentagram @ Academy 3, Manchester 02/11/12

Doom legends, PENTAGRAM, are returning to the road tomorrow for select shows in the US Midwest and the East Coast with support from Radio Moscow, Bang, Kings Destroy and in New York, Blood Ceremony will make a welcome replacement for Radio Moscow. See confirmed…
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ANAAL NATHRAKH Drops New Ode ‘The One Thing Needful’ At Noisey; ‘Desideratum’ Release Looms

16th October 2014 at 7:43 pm

Anaal Nathrakh

Noisey spews forth a new ode of acrimony from the UK’s favorite extreme metal miscreants, ANAAL NATHRAKH. Titled The One Thing Needful, the latest hymn serves as the fourth movement on the band’s forthcoming Desideratum full-length, slated for release later this month via Metal…
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ANAAL NATHRAKH Wages War With New Track Monstrum In Animo Now Playing At Decibel

18th September 2014 at 10:52 am

Anaal Nathrakh - Photo by Paul Kenney

Long running UK extreme metal duo/recent Metal Blade signees, ANAAL NATHRAKH, are pleased to soil your day with the repugnant sounds of Monstrum In Animo, now playing at Decibel Magazine. The ferocious new hymn comes by way of the band’s soon-to-be detonated Desideratum full-length….
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ANAAL NATHRAKH To Release ‘Desideratum’ This October Via Metal Blade Records; New Track Streaming + Preorders Available

27th August 2014 at 8:44 pm

Anaal Nathrakh - Photo by Paul Kenney

Birmingham-based extreme metal miscreants and recent Metal Blade signees, ANAAL NATHRAKH, are pleased to infect the masses with their anticipated new full-length this Autumn. Titled Desideratum, the follow-up to 2012’s critically-lauded Vanitas full-length was again produced by guitarist/bassist/programmer Mick Kenney, with vocals recorded at…
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