Stigmata Announces Hymns for an Unknown God Vinyl Reissue, Streams "Save Us"
An absolute masterpiece of crushing '90s metallic hardcore, for the first time ever on vinyl...
Interview: Brian Vocal Terror and J.G. Heidenreich (Annihilust)
A trivia-rich Boston metal history lesson along the road to the brink of annihilation...
Antiprocess, "Suck You Dry," from Deconstruct (Self-Released, 2016)
Industrial metal gold à la Streetcleaner-era Godflesh meets Christdriver.
Interview: Aaron Melnick and Blaze Tishko (Gazzan)
Influential Cleveland hardcore/metal vets leave the past behind to unleash the beast anew...
Vegas in Finland, XI.IX.MMXVI
Some background on Vegas' one-off performance with Long Gone and Dredged next month in Helsinki.
Interview: At Large: The Dear Life/XXL Story
The lowdown on this Brockton, MA metalcore group whose 10-year run flew too far under the radar...
Interview: Carl Skildum (Threadbare, Krakatoa, Seconds Before, Antiverse, Obsequiae)
Looking back on the guitarist's impressively diverse (and continually growing) résumé...
Track Premiere: Liars Cult, “Humanity’s Filth”
A tasty new ripper featuring ex-members of Bleeding Through and the mighty Mean Season...
Review: Poutre/Gentle Veincut, Split (Et Mon Cul C'est du Tofu?, etc., 2016)
Top-shelf noise rock from Arles, France and Frankfurt, Germany...
Brawl Park, "Turned Your Backs," from Step to This (RRC, 1996)
Super obscure beatdown-leaning '90s hardcore for fans of Next Step Up, Two by Four, etc.
Interview: Andy Jackson (Hot Rod Circuit, Sloss Minor, Terrible Things, Death in the Park)
Talking music old and new with one of indie rock's most underrated talents.
Review: Sister Rust, Escapist (Self-Released, 2015)
Orange County, CA quintet offers up a wide spectrum of viciously dark metalcore goodness.
Shinobi, "Locked and Loaded," from Demo (Self-Released, 2016)
Philly duo cranks out super raw, stripped down grunge rock tunes...
Interview: Cris McCarthy (Silent Scream, Dark Angel)
Revisiting the guitarist's days with Silent Scream, Dark Angel, and more...
7 Underrated Albums Recorded at Legendary Death Metal Studio Morrisound Recording in the ‘90s
Lesser-known gems from the death metal mecca's heyday.
Annihilust, "Victor of Contempt," from Cleanse & Purify (Yamabushi, 2016)
Unhinged, chaotic rage from ex-members of Watchmaker.
The God Machine, "Painless," from One Last Laugh in a Place of Dying... (Fiction, 1994)
"And you said life could be painless. I'm sorry, but... that's not what I've found."
Human Animal, "Down We Go Again," from The First Four Winters (Panda Claw/Bound by Modern Age, 2016)
A previously unreleased punk-tinged metallic hardcore anthem...