The 1984 Draft Streams Heartfelt Emo/Indie Gem “Wedding”: Track Premiere + Interview
In the band's own words: "recommended for fans of The Replacements, Beach Slang, The Smoking Popes, and Sugar."
Full Album Stream: Drowning, 23
Chicago hardcore outfit broadens beyond beatdown with impressively diverse sophomore full-length.
Abjection Ritual and Steel Hook Prostheses Find "No Place in Paradise" Through Joint Effort for Forthcoming Compilation, The Portrait of Mortality
"I sometimes want the world to die..."
Wicker Man: Grungy ‘90s Alt.-Metal That You Won’t Find on Spotify, Volume I
Kinda like Tad meets Stompbox, or something...
Money Grip: NJHC Obscurities, Volume I
Under-the-radar early-'90s cohorts of NJ Bloodline and the Elizabeth Town Assault Crew.
Stream the 1998 Demo From Obscure Virginia Thrash Act Mister Yuk
Groove-leaning thrash for fans of the Pavement Music roster of the '90s.
Set the Boy Free Debuts Melodramatic (Hip-)Pop With Jesu-Sampling "Don't Feel Fine": Stream + Interview
Mining One Tree Hill for somber earworms galore...
Stream + Interview: The Offering
Four tracks of doomy, industrialized metal from this impressive Scottish side project.
Full Album Stream: Vegas, Digital Affairs Neurotic
Hear the long-awaited sophomore full-length from hardcore/punk saboteurs V.E.G.A.S.
Rancorous Debuts Diehard Death/Thrash Delights With Into the Nuclear Fire: Stream + Interview
Flawlessly executed late-'80s/early-'90s-inspired death/thrash perfect for diehard metal fanatics!
Track Premiere + Interview: Mystrionics, “Bedside Manor”
A clearly bizarre, surprisingly catchy, truly distinctive fusion of influences from this genre-defiant Portland, OR trio...
Abjection Ritual Debuts Doom-Scorched Death Industrial Reinvention Through "Blood Mother": Track Premiere + Interview
A legitimately hard-hitting, head-turning hybrid of death industrial/doom metal evolution...
Track Premiere + Interview: Gridfailure, “Internalizing”
"...infected dark hardcore, world music for the apocalypse, Eraserhead meets Terminator."
Track Premiere + Interview: Affasia, “Dissolute”
Dark, atmospheric metal perfect for fans of October Tide, Novembers Doom, and other greats...
Uncrossing Launches Debut EP of Doom-Tinged Alt.-Metal: Stream + Interview
Tactfully memorable doom-tinged alternative metal that treads its own path...
Track Premiere: City of Industry, “Sisters”
26 seconds—with meaning—from this occasionally melodic, oft-powerviolence-tinged hardcore/punk outfit.
Firesuite's Outlive Your Body is the Best Album of 2017 That You Might Otherwise Miss: Stream + Interview
The hard-edged diversity of Aereogramme meets the mainstream appeal of Coldplay...