CAST THE STONE – As The Dead Lie

American death/black metallers with a Swedish touch, CAST THE STONE, premiere the first single “As The Dead Lie”, taken from their recently announced six-track EP “Empyrean Atrophy”, which is due for release on Agonia Records on the 31st of August. The track comes with a lyric video designed by Scott Rudd Film (Opeth, Rings Of Saturn). Listen to the track at this link: CAST THE STONE is Mark Kloeppel (Misery Index, Scour with Phil Anselmo), Derek Engemann (ex-Cattle Decapitation, Scour), Jesse Schobel (Legend, ex-Scour) and vocalist Andrew Huskey. First formations of the band began in 2002, long before its protagonists departed for their better known metal-scene… Continue reading

Machinist! – “The Infant”

Georgia bred metal newcomers Machinist! have released a new music video today via for their song “The Infant.” The song is featured on the band’s recently released, 2nd studio album, Closer To Death, which is available now from Innerstrength Records at The new video for “The Infant” was directed and shot by Matt Zagorski and sets an eerie scene that syncs perfectly with the song’s sonic brutality. “I’ve always been a fan of films that leave you questioning the whole time. So when we were starting to work a video for The Infant, that’s where my mind went to.… Continue reading

PIG – The Chosen Few

Having released the well received remix album ’Swine & Punishment’ and ‘Prey & Obey’ EP in 2017, the sting in this ring of roses is ‘Risen’, the new album by PIG. A throbbing resurrection, it is a sigil for the age of change where all is different but the same….the old poison in new stained glass. Songs such as ’The Chosen Few’ and ’The Cult Of Chaos’ depict a world where truth is sin, while the ‘Loud, Lawless & Lost’ describes those who prey and obey for ecstasy and exorcism. ‘Morphine Machine’ brings a little more glam from the ham… Continue reading


Following their storming performance at Desertfest 2018 plus a one-off appearance with stoner rock legends Sleep, Black Moth return to touring action with a vengeance! The Leeds / London outfit, a dark and heady swirl of garage rock, mind-blowin’ psychedelia and amplified over-drive, have announced shows with ground-breaking US riot rockers L7 – a run of dates in June hitting both the UK and Europe. Black Moth previously guested with L7 at a London outing back in 2015, and L7’s Donita Sparks recently commented about ‘Anatomical Venus’: “Black Moth is heavy with tunefulness. That is really rare these days. ‘Anatomical Venus’ is the bonus pack, you get both!” The full list of shows is as follows:-… Continue reading


Occult Death/Black metallers Necroart are back with a brand new single after their impressive song “Caino” released in 2017 and available here The new single “Mastodon Rising” is a new step of their long journey to give life and form to the new full length, a new step into darkness Continue reading

Dead Shape Figure – The Last Of The Bearing Beats

Finnish, Helsinki-based metal band Dead Shape Figure will release their anticipated fourth album ‘Cacoëthes’ on June 8th 2018 via Inverse Records. It’s been five years since their latest studio album ‘Opus Victoria’ was released. The band guarantees that the upcoming album is the best DSF ever! ”Cacoëthes is simply the best Dead Shape Figure Ever. It took some time but now it’s very easy to stand behind our music and lyrics” comments the band’s singer Galzi. Continue reading

GHOULS – Internet Famous

Acclaimed UK quintet GHOULS continue their climb and follow on from a succession of critically acclaimed EPs and albums that have garnered praise from leading industry tastemakers including Kerrang!, Rock Sound, Punktastic, and Kerrang! TV, the highly-rated punk rock combo now push forward again with the release of their new single, Internet Famous, which is released via all streaming outlets this Friday, through Animal Farm. The Londoners have also unveiled a video for the single here – Furthermore, the band have a special single launch planned for Friday 22nd June at the Hope & Anchor, Islington. With a diverse range… Continue reading

Tengil – I Dreamt I Was Old

Swedish post hardcore band TENGIL have teamed up with New Noise Magazine to release the video for their track “I Dreamt I Was Old”. The song is from the band’s recently released album shouldhavebeens which was released via Prophecy Productions. The band commented ““In the hands of the extremely talented director Jakob Ekvall Tengil becomes an instrument in creating a visual cornucopia of colours and energy. Fast paced imagery pulsating to the steady beat, ending in literal fireworks matching the grandeur of the song.” Order the album and check live dates here: Continue reading


HALCYON WAY, the American metal band from Atlanta, premiere the first single from their upcoming studio album “Bloody But Unbowed”, due out on August 3rdon Agonia Records. The new song, titled “Blame”, is available in the form of a music video directed by Chance White and produced by White Flame Studios. Watch the video at this link: HALCYON WAY’s sound cannot be neatly slotted into any sub-category of metal. It can be described as heavy, catchy, technical, progressive and above all, focused on strong songcraft. From Megadeth to Dream Theater, to Testament and Chimaira – HALCYON WAY draws influences & inspiration from many metal bands. With a magnitude of catchy hooks, vocal harmonies a la King’s X or Stryper,… Continue reading

Unborn Generation – Ritual

“Ritual” is the second single from the upcoming album “Vøid”, released 15.6.2018 through Inverse Records. The album is some shades darker than its predecessor and includes 13 songs of gloomy Grind ‘n’ Roll. Listen the single: Spotify: Deezer: “Ritual – a prime advocate for the whole album. No holds barred.” says Herkko (vocals/guitar) “The tentacles – they do come if and when one summons them” prophesises Arto (bass) You can pre-order the album from Recordshop X. Continue reading