Listen to Monarch’s Ominous Maximalist “Of Night, With Knives”

Ambient French funeral doomers, Monarch! are gearing up to release their new album Never Forever next month. For the record's second single, they have shared the hefty opening track. Clocking in at just over fifteen minutes, "Of Night,...

Wolf Eyes Release No Hate In Honor of Charlottesville Victim

In solidarity with the victims of the Charlottesville terrorist attack this previous weekend, Wolf Eyes have released a new compilation titled No Hate. The compilation is dedicated to Heather Heyer who was counter protesting the KKK, Neo-Nazis,...

Converge – “Under Duress”

Today, the Boston hardcore legends Converge have shared a new track titled "Under Duress". The track is stuttering behemoth that features a crawling, disjointed groove and a fair amount of clean vocals. Even though the band...

I’ve Not Heard It: Bell Witch – Mirror Reaper

Stentorian Seattle Doom titans Bell Witch return this October with their 3rd album Mirror Reaper, via the ever reliable Profound Lore records. Now, normally at this point I'd attempt to convey my enthusiasm for this impending...

Converge / Neurosis @ Warsaw, Brooklyn

Your boy D Frye and I had an amazing fucking night last Friday. We got to see two of the best metal bands of all time, Converge and Neurosis, play together on the same bill. The...

Heavy Metal Is Confounding

So let's talk about metal. And maybe keep it really simple. As I personally think one of the biggest hindrances to people actually trying to get into metal is how knotty the music and the history...

Spirit Adrift – “Curse of Conception”

The Phoenix Arizona boundary erasers Spirit Adrift are coming back this October with their second album, Curse of Conception. Today we're getting our first taste with the albums' title track. Trying to describe Spirit Adrift in terms...

I’ve Heard It: Hell – Machitikos

August, that time of year synonymous with sun, sea, warm evenings, relaxed attitudes, cold beer, barbecues, holidays, happiness, and DOOM!!! Hell have kindly obliged us on the last point and are about to drop a new...

Coffin Hunters – Coffin Lord EP

Aside from troves of interest and understanding from the outside world, being a metal fan often means you're treated to metal-centric posts on social media. Typically, this means you facebook feed is treated to targeted ads...

Converge – “I Can Tell You About Pain” and “Eve”

After five years of silence, the classic Boston hardcore unit, Converge, have returned with two new tracks. No surprise, but the two new tracks showcase a veteran band that has not lost an ounce of vitality...