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Coffins to release Perpetual Penance collection in June via Horror Pain Gore Death Productions

Monday, April 27th, 2015
coffins-album-cover Horror Pain Gore Death Productions have announced the new double CD collection from Japan's death-doom fiends Coffins entitled Perpetual Penance, set for release on June 9th on CD and Digital formats. This is an essential compilation of Coffins vinyl only and split release tracks, features artwork by Uchino and is the follow up to the 2011 release Ancient Torture. The first 100 orders come with a free chrome Coffins keychain, a miniature casket that opens to store your victims ashes! Below is the official description: Horror Pain Gore Death Productions is proud to unleash the new Coffins double CD collection Perpetual Penance. This is an essential ...

Antigama drop new LP teaser, prepare for US Tour Dates

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015
antigamma the insolent In advance of the release of their seventh brutalizing full-length, The Insolent, Poland's experimental grindcore quartet Antigama has released a brief, yet mentally vexing visual trailer for the album created by the same company responsible for the artwork and design of the band's latest noncompliant works. In addition, the album is now available for both European and US pre-orders on CD, cassette and LP. The latest installation to Antigama's cutting edge arsenal, The Insolent, for May release through their trusted alliance with Selfmadegod Records. Coordinated with the LP's release is Antigama's return to US shores for the first time since 2009, with a Northeastern tour ...

Lightning Bolt: Noise Duo Premiere New Video; US Tour Commences Next Week

Wednesday, April 8th, 2015
lightning bolt - noise duo Long-running noise duo, Lightning Bolt, recently dropped the forbidden bounty of their long-anticipated new full-length, Fantasy Empire, upon the masses. Released last month, the band's sixth album - and first in six years - is a fresh take from a band intent on pushing themselves musically and sonically while maintaining the aesthetic that has defined not only them, but an entire generation of noisemakers. It marks many firsts, most notably their first recordings made using hi-fi recording equipment at the famed Machines With Magnets, and their first album for Thrill Jockey. Crowned, "a straight-up face-ripper," by Stereogum, who further champions the pair's, "grainy ...

Old Lines post studio update video; Tracking New EP at Developing Nations

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015
Old Lines Baltimore's political d-beat purveyors, Old Lines are currently tracking a new EP with engineer/producer Kevin Bernstein (Full Of Hell, ILSA, Mutilation Rites) at his Developing Nations studio. The as-of-yet unnamed EP follows Old Lines' previous efforts that include a 2013 EP, If You See Something, Say Something, on Reptilian Records and 2014's No Sleep Records debut, No Child Left Behind, which were also recorded with Bernsten. For this current go-around, Old Lines have rotated in a new bassist, Calvin Joiner, who joins longtime members including singer Matt Taylor, drummer Jake Berry, ...

Maruta debut new material off of forthcoming Relapse Records LP

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015
maruta Having inked a blood pact with underground overlords, Relapse Records, Miami, Florida's unhinged deathgrind maniacs, Maruta, will declare war on society by unloading their charged label debut, Remain Dystopian LP, now set to disrupt early June. It is inarguable that Maruta's Relapse debut, Remain Dystopian, is their most punishing and focused album to date. Recorded in various studios including drums with Pig Destroyer's Scott Hull and vocals with Torche's Jonathan Nuñez, Remain Dystopian is a vicious, seventeen-song blast of relentless and infectious deathgrind mayhem. Featuring guest vocals from the legendary Tomas Lindberg (At The Gates, Disfear) and Pig Destroyer's J.R. Hayes, plus layers of noise from Agoraphobic Nosebleed's ...

New Jersey hardcore outfit Lifeless debut new LP Dream

Thursday, March 19th, 2015
lifeless-this-is-hardcore-thurs-19 New Jersey's hardcore heavy-hitters, Lifeless have just dropped a new full-length on Fast Break Records entitled, Dream. The album can streamed in its entirety below the fold! Lifeless formed in 2008 and quickly sparked a buzz within the East Coast hardcore scene with a number of tours and notable fest appearances including the the highly sought after, This Is Hardcore Fest in Philadelphia, PA. Dream follows previous full-length and EP releases on Harvcore Records that saw subsequent touring throughout the US and Europe. Dream is currently available in several limited vinyl variants via PA hardcore label, Fast ...

Noisem announce sophmore album; Blossing Decay on A389 Records

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015
noisem - blossoming decay Baltimore's Noisem have announced the release of their anticipated sophomore album; Blossoming Decay on A389 Recordings. You can watch/hear a short trailer/previewing the new album below: Recorded by Kevin Bernsten (Developing Nations), mastered by Brad Boatright (Audiosiege), and with artwork by Billy Carnes, 'Blossoming Decay' is a nine song offering which picks up where Noisem's debut long player Agony Defined (2013) left off. Consisting of all new material, 'Blossoming Decay' takes things into a darker, more frantic and aggressive musical direction while blurring the lines between death / thrash / grind ...

Lo-Pan launch US Tour, Euro Tour and Festival Dates

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015
Lo-Pan band live Ohio riff dealers, Lo-Pan, are currently embarked on a near two-week Northeastern run of live dates. Having commenced March 12th in Detroit, Michigan at Berserker II alongside Poison Idea, Iron Reagan, Incantation, Full Of Hell and many others, the NxNe Tour 2015 will trounce eleven cities, coming to a close on March 22nd in Columbus, Ohio. The band is joined by Detroit rockers, Against The Grain. From there Lo-Pan will take a short breather before crossing the Atlantic for a European expedition that will see the band level the stage of Roadburn, Desert Fest, Asymmetry Fest and more with psyche peddlers, Abrahma, and psychedelic war ...

Chokehold to see complete discography on A389 Recordings Summer 2015

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015
chokehold Legendary Canadian 90's hardcore band Chokehold have confirmed they will be issuing a complete discography collection on Baltimore's A389 Recordings. Aptly titled Sell It For What It's Worth, this extensive discography will offer a playlist completely remastered by Brad Boatright of Audiosiege, with some portions remixed from the raw tracks by Kevin Bernsten of Developing Nations. The packaging promises to be a spectacle as well, featuring elaborate packaging and liner notes along with other bonus materials. Check out the re-mastered track 'More Than Ever' from the Chokehold's classic 1993 debut LP Prison Of Hope below Chokehold's ...

Code Orange and Harm’s Way Continue North American, European Tours

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015
code orange harms way tour 2015 Deathwish Inc. label mates Code Orange and Harm’s Way are kicked off their U.S. tour dates last. Their shows together will take the bands down to Austin, TX for SXSW and will ultimately end with highly-coveted sets at this year's United Blood Festival in Richmond, VA. Check out the full tour routing below, including shows for each band individually in April and beyond. Code Orange are on tour in support of last year’s critically acclaimed I Am King and were heralded as ”… riveting… at times overwhelming in the best possible way” ...

Demolition Hammer see new vinyl re-issues on Century Media

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015
Demolition Hammer Century Media Records have just pressed fresh editions of Demolition Hammer's quintessential Tortured Existence (1990) and Epidemic Of Violence (1992) on vinyl. Limited colors and runs, so get em' quick. Throwback video action below. (Original video clip)

Royal Thunder debut 2 new songs, launch Webisodes

Thursday, March 12th, 2015
Royal Thunder - Mlny Parsonz Royal Thunder have just launched a series of webisodes documenting the making of Crooked Doors (April 7, Relapse Records). The first clip is available now via New Noise Magazine. The band has shared two new songs from their sophomore album: "Time Machine" and "Forget You". Paste Magazine said "Forget You" takes "the atmospheric elements of their music even further. It's a song that has a heady blend of the sludgy blues stomp that garnered them widespread ...

Iron Reagan World Touring Continues with US, European, Australian dates

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015
iron reagan noisem tour 2015 Richmond, Virginia's Iron Reagan are true road warriors. After just wrapping up an extensive North American run, the band has a quick break before heading over for their first-ever Australian tour. Iron Reagan are set to head down under April 7th in Wollongong, NSW and wraps up April 11th in Melbourne, VIC. After Australia the band shows no signs of stopping as today they have announced a touring schedule that will keep them on the road through July! The band has announced new United States dates, European dates and a headlining UK Tour. A complete list of dates can be ...

LA Hardcore act Rotting Out release new EP; Continue US Tour

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015
rotting-out-this-is-hardcore-2014-saturday-11 After much anticipation, LA hardcore band Rotting Out has released their new Reckoning EP today via Pure Noise Records. The band has partnered with AltPress to stream the record in its entirety and fans can purchase a copy now. Rotting Out’s latest offering, Reckoning, features three, brand new songs and two additional Circle Jerks’ covers, “I Don’t Care” and “Live Fast Die Young.” Watch the band’s new video for their song “Born” now below. Fans can catch the band in concert this spring and summer on their ...

Cult Leader on Tour Now; Plan New EP For June Release on Deathwish Inc

Friday, March 6th, 2015
Cult Leader Cult Leader are a chaotically aggressive band from Salt Lake City, Utah. Useless Animal is the three song follow up to their acclaimed debut, Nothing For Us Here (Deathwish 2014). Both “Useless Animal” and “Gutter Gods” are full bore assaults on the senses. A grinding combination of otherworldly heaviness and deafening distortion. Both played with a guttural ferocity and rage that few bands could ever tap into. The B-Side, however, shows Cult Leader expanding their sonic horizons. Joining forces with Subrosa members for a stunning cover of the Mark Kozelek & Desertshore number “You Are Not My Blood”. Paying respect to the somber original while ...

Fucked Up to release Year Of The Hare LP on Deathwish in June; Art by J. Bannon

Friday, March 6th, 2015
Year Of The Hare art by J. Bannon Fucked Up are one of the most prolific hardcore punk bands of our generation. Since their 2001 inception, they’ve challenged listeners with thoughtful artful chaos and a seemingly limitless drive for musical experimentation. Because of this, they’ve also become a record collectors worst nightmare; releasing over 80 recordings and collaborations on countless labels that include Arts & Crafts, Matador, Jade Tree, and more. Year of the Hare is the latest installment of their Zodiac themed releases. Over a two year period, it was recorded and constructed at Electrical Audio, Key Club Studios, and Candle Studios. Title track “Year of the ...

Torche begin headlining Tour; celebrate new LP Restarter on Relapse Records

Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
Torche band live at Union Transfer in Philadelphia Torche released Restarter, the hard rock outfit's fourth album and Relapse Record's debut last week. The critically acclaimed collection is streaming in its entirety via Soundcloud below. The band will unveil an animated video for "Annihilation Affair" during the week of March 9. A teaser for the clip, which was directed by Phil Mucci (High on Fire, Monster Magnet, Stone Sour), can be seen below: The ten-song release has received praise from a wide swath of outlets with Entertainment Weekly including Restarter in this week's "Must ...

Behemoth: Devil’s Conquistadors book out now via Metal Blade, continue US Tour

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
behemoth-book Today, Metal Blade Records is very pleased to unleash Behemoth: Devil's Conquistadors to the masses. Written by Lukasz Dunaj, the gorgeous, meticulously-designed 490-page, hardcover tome takes an in-depth look at the history of the events that materially influenced the band, their music, their ultimate rise to the upper echelon of metal and becoming a household name in their native homeland of Poland. Behemoth: Devil's Conquistadors includes quotes and anecdotes from current and former Behemoth members as well as interviews with Tomas Krajewski, Rob Darken, Graal, Havok, vintage, never-before-seen photos, flyers, lyric sheets and so much more. Behemoth Said vocalist/guitarist Nergal, "Behemoth's biography is out ...

Disgrace Tours East Coast In April in Support Of Debut LP, True Enemy

Friday, February 20th, 2015
disgrace band As their True Enemy debut LP is being prepared for release in just over a month, Southern California hardcore heathens, Disgrace, have slated a short but brutal East Coast US tour for mid-April. Scheduled around their scheduled performance at the annual New England Metal & Hardcore Festival, from April 12th through 18th Disgrace will storm through Amityville, Albany, Montreal, Toronto, Buffalo and Philadelphia alongside Closed Casket Activities labelmates, God's Hate, before closing the run down at NEMHF on Saturday, April 18th alongside Testament, Exodus, Nuclear Assault, Nails, Indecision, fellow CCA mates Incendiary, Suburban Scum and more. Disgrace The True ...

Gorguts announce release of ‘Obscur’ & ‘From Wisdom To Hate’ re-issues in April

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015
[caption id="attachment_52476" align="alignnone" width="590"]Gorguts - Luc Lemay Gorguts - Luc Lemay[/caption] Century Media Records are re-issuing of two groundbreaking technical death metal albums by long-running Canadian legend Gorguts on April 6, 2015 in Europe and April 7, 2015 in North America. Founding member Luc Lemay (vocals/guitar) comments: "Hi everybody! It's with excitement that I write these lines to you today, because I'm proud to announce that our 1998 record "Obscura" and 2001's "From Wisdom To Hate" will finally be re-released! We did a lot of touring for our latest record, "Colored Sands", and everyday someone would ask me when "Obscura" would be out again. Well, here ...

Bolt Thrower announces 2015 Overtures of War Tour in Canada

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015
bolt-thrower-canadian-tour-2015 Bolt Thrower are returning to Canada this summer. The band has posted the following update: "Continuing down the path of revisiting places we haven't been to for a very long time, we're happy to announce that the next country on our list is Canada! We'll be playing three shows: June 19th, 2015 - Amnesia Rockfest, Montebello, QC June 20th, 2015 – London Music Hall, London, ON June 21st, 20156 – Rickshaw Theatre, Vancouver, BC Support bands for the two club shows will be announced soon. Check the venue websites for information regarding tickets. Cheers, BT" A limited amount of Bolt Thrower vinyl is still available on the Metal Blade web ...